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August 12, 2014, 4:00 PM
August 12, 2014, 4:00 PM
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If you live in Japan chances are you have one of these things pictured above attached to your front door. These U-shaped door latches provide an extra lock to your door but also allow you to prop it open to let a cool breeze through your home on a...

Makoto Shinkai, master of anime environments (aka. Scenery Porn) and director of hit films including Children Who Chase Lost Voices and The Garden of Words, has today had his latest commercial for the Taisei Corporation shared on YouTube.

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One of the most popular Japanese vocaloid song producers, Hachioji-P has posted a full promotional video for "Twinkle World feat. Hatsune Miku," the title track of his upcoming 3rd major album. The PV is directed by by famous vocaloid video creato...

The September issue of Media Factory's Monthly Comic Gene magazine is announcing on Tuesday two of the cast members that will lead the television anime adaptation of Itokichi's Orenchi no Furo Jijō (The Circumstances in My Home's Bathtub) manga.

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On August 7th, artist group "xxx of WONDER" held an event '2. 5D OF WONDER ~Michi to no Sougu~' for celebrating the release of their 1st mini album at 2. 5D in Shibuya. 8月7日、アーティストグループ「xxx of WONDER」の1stミニアルバム発売記念イベント「2.

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Continuing the hype for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Daisuke Ashihara's Sci-Fi World Trigger manga series, a new promotional video has been released along with a cast update. Shonen Jump has posted a new promo for the series.

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  Ah, Sakurai. You sure know how to hit right where it hurts.   You must have JavaScript enabled on your device to view Miiverse posts that have been embedded in a website. View post in Miiverse Video game stories from other sites on the web.

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Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd has a release date in America and Europe. The game will be released in North America and Latin America on November 18th, and on November 21st everywhere else in the world.

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The popular yet controversial romantic comedy manga about 90's arcade gaming, High Score Girl, is in hot water once again as the editor-in-chief of Square Enix's Monthly Big Gangan has announced that the magazine will be going on temporary hiatus ...

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'Wolf Girl & Black Prince' Anime Adaptation Gets New Key Visual Posted by Chris Beveridge August 11, 2014 at 05:32 PM We learned last week through t e latest issue of Bessatsu Margaret that the anime adaptation of Wolf Girl & Black Prince will deb...

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In the ecchi anime High School DXD, Issei Hyoudo is one of the most feared characters (by girls) as he has the ability to destroy clothing (that's worn by girls). His ability is called "Dress Break" and it will be featured in the free-to-play ecch...

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Love Live! is headed to the PlayStation Vita in a new game called Love Live! School Idol Paradise and Kadokawa Anime's official youtube channel has streamed the upcoming game's latest preview video. Any good Love Liver would know that the μ's are ...

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  Creative Intelligence Arts is a company founded by Japanese musician Hiroaki Yura, and aims to help create better scores in videogames and anime films. Additionally, the firm has also managed two Kickstarter campaigns to date.

RocketNews24 Amy Chavez

Visiting World Heritage Sites is a great way to see Japan. Since the sites are scattered all around the archipelago, you're bound to be close to at least one of them no matter where you are in the country, and having gained the prestigious status ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'The Testament of Sister New Devil' Anime Gets Staff & First Key Visual Posted by Chris Beveridge August 11, 2014 at 10:22 PM Testament Of Sister New Devil Another light novel series is making the leap to anime form next year with Shinmai Maou no ...

Akame Ga Kill's new gore-spattered episode has gushed forth even larger torrents of blood and entrails than ever before with its thrilling nonstop swordplay (or at least will do come the disc), additionally adding gruesome abominations to the mix ...

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

Tweet Pin It It's the job of a lifetime as world renowned J-Pop idol group AKB48 looks to bring in a ringer for just a couple of months. Employment website Baitoru is running a cross-promotion with AKB48 to find the next member of the group… on a ...

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KyoAni & Sankyo's elaborate summer long Haruhi Hunting campaign, which called for fans to search for 707 animation frames hidden across Japan, has finally been completed – revealing in its entirely a CG animated PV featuring the cast playing one o...

21-year-old actor Sōta Fukushi and 21-year-old actress Kasumi Arimura will star in the live-action film adaptation of Io Sakisaka's adolescent romance manga Strobe Edge. Fukushi will play the story's cool school idol, while Arimura cut her hair by...

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Bandai Namco Games has unveiled a new game series, Kamen Rider Summonride. The game is similar to Skylanders, Disney Infinity and Nintendo's Amiibo since you need to buy toys that is needed for a certain video game.

Barakamon – 06 Filed under Barakamon, First Impressions by Takaii | 0 Comments 「よそんもん / 東京から来た奴ら」 (Yosonmon / Toukyokarakita Yasura) "Guys from Tokyo" This week's episode was a complete bundle of joy. From start to finish there was never a dull mo...

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Attack on Titan Exhibition© Hajime Isayama / Kodansha / "Attack on Titan" Production Committee An official site has opened for the Attack on Titan exhibition to be held starting November 28th at the Ueno Royal Museum in Ueno, Tokyo.

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Wit Studio's Next Anime is The Rolling Girls Wit Studio (Attack on Titan) have announced their next anime project. The anime will be an original series titled The Rolling Girls and the official website of the show has already launched with the fir...

Continuing to build upon the line-up available through their new AnimeLab video-on-demand service, Madman Entertainment have confirmed that the first two seasons of Black Butler can now be watched for free by those in their supported regions (Aust...

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The city of Yokohama has once again experienced a huge outbreak of yellow electric mice as Pikachus have taken over Yokohama Minato Mirai. The iconic Pokemon was seen everywhere in the area and will be taking over until August 17, 2014.

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The Pokémon Company has shared additional assets and information for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire's newly-revealed Mega Evolved Pokémon, as well as the Cosplay Pikachu that you can find in the game.

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The September issue of Manga Time Jumbo, on sale in Japan on August 12th, is announcing that Hanako Seta's four panel supernatural school comedy Re-Kan! is set to be adapted into a TV anime. Cast and other details will be announced later, but, in ...

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The TV anime adaptation for Hinako Seta's supernatural 4-koma manga, Re-Kan! gets the green light as announced by the September 2014 issue of Houbunsha's manga time jumbo.  The manga has been serialized in the magazine since 2010 and it follows th...

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