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If Chinese Photoshop troll compilations were movies – a concept we sort of decided to run with – the 10th in the series would certainly be getting kind of ludicrous, with a ridiculous title and themes that no one actually wanted or asked for.

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Toshio Suzuki, the former Studio Ghibli president, believes that the marketing strategy used by producer Yoshiaki Nishimura for When Marnie Was There was the biggest reason the anime film failed in the box office.

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Tales of series producer Hideo Baba recently answered questions from fans via the PlayStation Blog in Europe, and one of the questions he was asked was what his favourite books are.   Baba replied, "I have lots of favourite books but I would like ...

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The official website of Silver Link's anime adaptation of  Cyber Agent's popular mobile dating game, Girlfriend (Beta), has released a new key visual for the upcoming Fall/Autumn 2014 anime season. In addition, the anime's air date was revealed.

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While we haven't heard much about The Great Ace Attorney in a while, that's about to change soon.  Capcom have announced that the game will have a special showing at Tokyo Game Show 2014, next month.   According to Capcom, their latest project in ...

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Picture from E3 Over the past few months we have once again been treated, spoiled even with the variety of games shown at the yearly game conventions that captures the attention of us gamers; E3 Expo in June, Gamescom in August, and Tokyo Game Sho...

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms meets fanservice filled high school fight series Ikkitousen returns in Extravaganza Epoch, an OVA that will feature insert song "Endless Fighter" by singer/dancer/voice actress Yui Sakakibara.

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Sentai Filmworks Confirms 'Gatchaman Crowds' Anime Director's Cut Episode License Issue Posted by Chris Beveridge August 20, 2014 at 12:32 PM As review copies are out in the wild (ours will be up tomorrow) for the September 2nd, 2014 release of Ga...

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Latest magazine scans confirmed that the Kamen Rider Gaim TV series will have a total of 47 episodes. The final episode will air on September 28th. What's interesting is that episodes 44-46 are all written by Gen Urobuchi while the final episode i...

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Comic Market 86's grand cosplay exposium even now continues to spawn further photography, 2ch's dedicated photographers having stocked up especially vast quantities of material this time around it would seem – some of which has been subjected to e...

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Have you seen Nisha the Lawbringer? She's tall and lean and rocks an awesome pair of skinny jeans. Only problem is, she lives in an alternate reality called Borderlands and spends most of her days fighting on the moon.

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Bandai Tamashii Nations has unveiled the S. H. FiguArts Kamen Rider ZO from the Kamen Rider ZO film and the 2nd Rider from the 90's. The figure represents the transformed form of Masaru Aso and comes with a set of interchangeable hands.

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Kiniro Mosaic x Gochuumon Wa Usagi Desu Ka? Collaboration Cover Revealed In last month's issue of Houbunsha's Manga Time Kirara Max magazine, it announced that there will be a collaboration between Yui Hara's Kiniro Mosaic and Koi's Gochuumon Wa U...

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 Proving that the summer is not in fact endless, the season is winding down. However, as the season enters its latter weeks, it's become time for Japanese fans to order their Free! Blu-rays. A couple of retailers are jumping into this with their o...

In a little more than a months time, ATLUS USA will finally have launched Persona 4 Arena Ultimax in North America. Having only made a short way through their character ensemble for dedicated trailers, we should expect to see plenty more in-game f...

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The official Bandai Japan YouTube channel posted the promo for the S. H. FiguArts Blue Beet from Juukou B-Fighter. The video features Takuya's transformation sequence. The figure stands 155mm and comes with the Input Magnum, Saber Magnum and the S...

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Japan is getting an enhanced port of PlayStation 2 bug-blaster Earth Defense Force 2 in the form of Earth Defense Force Portable V2 for PS Vita. In addition to upgraded graphics and new online multiplayer, the Vita version will add the Air Raid un...

The event "Pikachu Huge Outbreak-chu! at Yokohama Minato Mirai" started on Aug. 9. By Aug. 17, the area was bustling with a gathering of 1,000 Pikachus. Pikachus Appear All Over Yokohama! The appearance of Pikachu for the event was concentrated in...

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While the house is definitely a bit of a fixer-upper, I think most anime fans who've watched My Neighbor Totoro have occasional daydreams about living in the quiet, peaceful country house into which main characters Mei and Satsuki move during the ...

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On the first day of AKB48's 3-day Tokyo Dome concert, Anna Iriyama made her first appearance on stage since being attacked by a man with a saw at a handshake event on May 25th. Iriyama appeared on stage during the performance of "Arigatou" (Team B...

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Just a week right after Comiket is the Charahobby 2014 C3 X Hobby event which will showcase plenty of character-related products from various series.  And with the event already just a mere two days away, Girls und Panzer, which will have their ow...

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The local Animate in Yokohama, Japan has one very special feature, and it involves Rin Matsuoka from Free! Eternal Summer in his police uniform, as he was featured in the ED of the anime. A certain corner in the store lets you get "arrested" by "O...

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With the 2011 anime adaptation of Hunter X Hunter ending in a few weeks at Episode 148, fans of the series can't get any more bad news, right? Unfortunately, the latest issue of Weekly Shounen Jump! Magazine is bringing even more bad news as it wi...

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Created two years ago and remaining an abandoned relic since, the site for the presumed Mawaru Penguindrum sequel, the "Penguinbear Project", has just put up a countdown, with only four days to go. With all two years to pass, this has remained an ...

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On sale now is a replica, complete cosplay set of the fashionable sparkly outfit worn by all the idols of 765Pro in The iDOLM@STER movie, fitted with all accessories, and it only costs 76,500 JPY – $737 USD.

Game will feature original story Namco Bandai Games began streaming a teaser promotional video for its upcoming Nintendo 3DS game Nanatsu no Taizai Unjust Sin (The Seven Deadly Sins Unjust Sin) on Wednesday.

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A Godzilla game was announced for PlayStation 3 back in June, and now it has a release date. The kaiju battle action game makes its debut in Japan on December 18, and you'll even be able to play as the most recent Hollywood incarnation of the King...

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Earlier today, Inti Creates announced a new Nintendo 3DS collaboration project called Mighty Gunvolt, featuring heroes from Mighty No. 9, Azure Striker Gunvolt, and Galgun. Game Jouhou provides us with a first look and the latest details behind th...

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Oshima Yuko Graduation Concert Oshima Yuko Sotsugyo Concert in Ajinomoto Stadium ~6 Gatu 8 Ka no Kousui Kakuritsu 56% (5 Gatsu 16 Nichi Genzai), Teruterubouzu wa Honto ni Kouka ga Aru no ka? ~ (大島優子卒業コンサート in 味の素スタジアム~6月8日の降水確率56% (5月16日現在)、てるてる坊主...

This year's 39th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is announcing more of the voice cast for the television anime of Daisuke Ashihara's World Trigger manga on Monday. Specifically, the issue is announcing more of the cast for the Bord...

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