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August 23, 2014, 10:30 AM
August 23, 2014, 10:30 AM
RocketNews24 Master Blaster

China certainly knows how to have fun with their vegetation. If they're not putting panties on peaches, they're growing gourds in the shape of various religious and political figures. China has a long history of making art and figures out of gourd...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

There's nothing better the official Pokémon Company YouTube channel could have done than upload a Slowpoke reggae jam. Slowpoke's Japanese name is Yadon, and the official music video for "Donai Yanen Yadon" ("How You're a Slowpoke After All") is c...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

In Japan, it's customary to celebrate the New Year with osechi, meals made of a large number of painstakingly prepared and beautifully presented small dishes. Traditionally, women would prepare all of the osechi for their families ahead of time, s...

Kenshin endures bloody battles in order to save Japan in September 13 film The official website for Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends (Rurouni Kenshin: Densetsu no Saigo-hen), the second of two sequels to the live-action Rurouni Kenshin film, began...

Siliconera Ishaan

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS has a cool feature built into it—the ability to listen to music from the game while the 3DS is in Sleep Mode. Director Masahiro Sakurai revealed the feature on Miiverse last night.

L. A. EigaFest Film Festival taking place September 12th to 14th It's the fourth year of the Japan Film Society hosting the LA EigaFest in an effort to bring more Japanese cinema to American fans. For those that don't really know what a film festi...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Yuki Yuna Yuusha wa Aru is an original cute girl anime, developed by Project 2H, Studio Gokumi, Akame ga KILL! 's Takahiro and BunBun.   Joining Haruka Terui as the title character and previously announced Hero Club mates  Itsuki Inubozaki - voice...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Pokemon Art Academy has been out in Japan and Europe for some time now. On October 24, it will finally be released in North America and in all US 3DS systems around the world. For those that are uninformed, Pokemon Art Academy teaches you to draw ...

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

The official website for the upcoming Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends movie has uploaded a full trailer. The movie will premier in Japanese theaters on September 13, 2014. The movie is based on popular manga series Rurouni Kenshin which is writte...

Crunchyroll Yomimaid

While the animation production team is working busily on the upcoming Fate/stay night at Ufotable, the ufotable cafes around Japan with licensed goods sales have posted their newest item! Following the seasonal theme, a Japanese summer staple in S...

Graphic books best seller list (Manga & OEL) for August 10th - 16th *1. [url=http://myanimelist. net/manga/771/]Crimson Spell[/url] Vol. 5 *2. [url=http://myanimelist. net/manga/12/]Bleach[/url] Vol. 61 *3.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The Nintendo 3DS version of Dragon Quest X is bringing the online action to Japan on September 4, so Square Enix is here with a second introduction trailer. Dig into that along with a couple TV spots and a behind-the-scenes commercial video below.

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Every single anime fan out there has that one anime series which got them hooked into anime. For some, its a childhood favorite like Dragon Ball or Sailor Moon, while for others, its a newer series like K-On!

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Top Vocaloid tunesmith Hachioji-P has a new LP slated for release next week in Japan in the form of “Twinkle World”, a collection of 14 songs from the Cypton Future Media stable of virtual singers.

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In the final episode of the second season of Love Live! School Idol Project, there was an announcement that a movie is in the works. Now, it has been revealed that the upcoming anime film is slated to premiere in spring 2015.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Shogakugan accidentally posted details of the Kamen Rider EX Vol. 2 magazine. The cover features Kamen Riders Gaim & Drive. What's interesting about this cover is that we got our first look on the Kamen Rider Drive TV show logo.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Mysterious Girlfriend X' Manga Gets End Date Posted by Chris Beveridge August 21, 2014 at 09:21 PM Mysterious Girlfriend X Riichi Ueshiba now has an end date for his manga, Mysterious Girlfriend X, which began back in 2006.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Durarara! ! ' Getting New Manga Posted by Chris Beveridge August 22, 2014 at 09:02 PM Durarara Volume 4 With the 13 completed and done volumes of the main Durarara! ! light novel series by Ryohgo Narita out there, it's no surprise that more manga...

Presiding Judge Iwao Maeda of the Tokyo District Court sentenced Hirofumi Watanabe to four years and six months in prison on Thursday for sending threats linked to the Kuroko's Basketball manga. This is the same sentence length that the prosecutio...

Random Curiosity Passerby

「It's cliché, but so what? 」 We have a pretty dense episode this week–so dense, in fact, that we had to cut out the OP. Good thing we still had time for Marie's bad emo poetry; I don't know what I'd have without it.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

It's now less than two weeks away from the September 3rd Japanese release of the ninth and final volume of Kill La Kill home video, with its accompanying OVA episode. To promote this, an early look at this last collection's packaging has been post...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) will host the North American premiere Isao Takahata's The Tale of the Princess Kaguya and director Mami Sunada's The Kingdom Of Dreams And Madness documentary about Studio Ghibli next month.

Now, we're sure that kids (and adults too for that matter) are perfectly happy to have tasty doughnuts even without the promise of a bonus toy. But this summer, Mister Donut Japan has made sure that kids have an extra incentive to visit the doughn...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Hunter X Hunter' Anime Gets Formal End Episode Posted by Chris Beveridge August 21, 2014 at 10:36 PM Hunter x Hunter After having the voice actress for Gon in Hunter X Hunter talk about wrapping production on the series and that it would be endin...

Siliconera Spencer

Hell's Where The Heart Is, the fourth Genroku Legends downloadable episode for Muramasa Rebirth, won't be far behind for the West. Marvelous will release it in Japan on August 28. Aksys has the extra story scheduled for September 2 in the Americas...

Comic Market 86 was held for three days from Aug. 15-17 and closed as a success, with a final attendance count of 550,000 people (170,000 on Day 1, 170,000 on Day 2, and 210,000 on the final day). However, this year's attendance was a decrease fro...

Majimoji Rurumo - 07 Talk about a change in tone. . . I don't think too many viewers will be surprised that this episode of Majimoji Rurumo was a vastly different experience than last week's emotional haymaker.

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Today's star… Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) And without further ado, let's get straight onto today's review… The 1/8th Scale: Racing Miku 2014 Ver. ! ♪ GOODSMILE RACING & TeamUKYO is currently taking part in the GT300 class races of...

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Jason David Frank posted in his official Facebook page a clip that features the return of Tommy Oliver as the MMPR White Ranger in Power Rangers Super Megaforce! (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d. getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.

Tokyo Ghoul - 08 That was an interesting mix of the expected and the unexpected. I think the broad course of Tokyo Ghoul has been laid in from the very beginning, and even if the order of events has apparently been moved around some in the anime v...

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