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October 15, 2014, 11:00 AM

It looks like Japanese girls can't get enough of schoolgirl uniforms these days. Once loathed by their wearers as stuffy, boring and a symbol of conformity (pretty much kryptonite to teenagers), Japanese girls have – over the last few decades – co...

The production of a new Lupin III anime series was announced at the ongoing MIPCOM event in Cannes, France on Tuesday. It will be the first full-fledged Lupin III television anime series to star the legendary thief character since 1984-85's Lupin ...

Newtype magazine announced the results of the Newtype Anime Awards 2014 at the Machi Asobi event on Saturday. Studio Trigger's Kill la Kill took many of the awards, however THE IDOLM@ASTER MOVIE: Kagayaki no Mukōgawa e!

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The Pokémon Company rolled out some more info on Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, the full remakes that hit Nintendo 3DS on November 21. Those who want to get an early taste can look forward to a special demo on ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

During the New Year's holidays, Japanese people eat a traditional food called osechi ryouri (お節料理). This is a very important mean, so why not eat it Pokémon style? The New Year holidays are the biggest of the year in Japan.

RocketNews24 Joan Coello

To some hardcore coffee fanatics, Starbucks may not serve the best coffee in the world, but they are definitely the most internationally popular coffee brand known to us. Starbucks fans around the world are not just in love with the coffeehouse ch...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Earlier this month, the fall celebration of the Dengeki light novel light announced that the Durarara! ! ×2 TV anime will be a 3-cour project, aired separately in January 2015, July 2015, and January 2016.

Siliconera Sato

Last week, we got a look at Tetsuya Nomura's collaboration work for the Vocaloid Hatsune Miku, which is currently showcased at an art exhibition in New York. He talks more about a game collaboration possibility in this week's issue of Famitsu maga...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Jump X Manga Find New Homes After Magazine Ends Posted by Chris Beveridge October 14, 2014 at 04:25 PM Jump X The folks at Anime News Network have gotten the goods on what's going on with the Jump X magazine, one of a few Japanese manga magazines ...

Siliconera Sato

Dead or Alive characters, especially the girls, love to dress up and can often be seen in other costume DLCs throughout the year. However, Halloween is when they kick it up a notch with some crazier outfits.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Kanojo ga Flag wo Oraretara Announced earlier this summer, the upcoming eleventh volume of the Kanojo ga Flag wo Oraretara by Touka Takei is getting a bundled DVD episode.  And now we've got the first nearly four minute promo for it from distribut...

The official website of the anime, Daitoshokan no Hitsujikai, announced that the first Blu-ray & DVD volume of the series will include an unaired OVA. The first of six volumes will be released on December 25, 2014.

Siliconera Sato

Atelier Escha & Logy, the first game in the series that features two protagonists, is being ported on the PlayStation Vita as Atelier Escha & Logy Plus. This week's issue of Famitsu magazine shares a little more on what it will include.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

In addition to making a new stage available to beta players, Comcept posted a few new updates regarding the currently-in-development Mighty No. 9. After asking fans to offer up opinions on English vs. Japanese voices, Comcept settled on including ...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

No one really minds when the creators of movies and TV disregard the laws of the universe a little in the name of producing quality entertainment. Would the space battles in Star Wars have been anywhere near as fun if they had all taken place in c...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

FUNimation Acquires 'Akatsuki no Yona' Streaming & Home Video Anime Rights Posted by Chris Beveridge October 14, 2014 at 12:43 PM FUNimation has made a new pickup from the fall 2014 anime season with news that they've gained the streaming and home...

Not the best season in anime history, but still some good stuff. Only a couple great shows (Sabagebu and Aldnoah Zero) but a number of good ones. Unwatched: Ao Haru Ride, Bakumatsu Rock, DRAMAtical Murder, Free!

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga announced today on October 14 that it will be released in Japan on March 21, 2015.

Siliconera Ishaan

On October 2nd, Square Enix released Kingdom Hearts HD 2. 5 Remix in Japan on the PlayStation 3, and the game sold 84,935 copies in its first week. That's a lower debut than its predecessor, Kingdom Hearts HD 1.

Akame ga Kill – 15 Filed under Akame ga Kill, First Impressions by Cherrie | 0 Comments OP2 Sequence OP2: 「Liar Mask」 by 真山りか (Rika Mayama)   「教団を斬る」 (Kyoudan wo Kiru) "Kill the Religious Organization" Finally!

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New Kamen Rider Drive behind the scenes images has surfaced online, which allegedly features Drive's second main form, the Kamen Rider Drive Type Technique. This form was first spotted in a Kamen Rider Drive filming near Shintomichō.

Do not adjust your television screens, it is not the 90's, and you are not watching Fushigi Yuugi. I can't have been the only one who thought of that comparison watching the OP. Akatsuki no Yona seems to want to double as a reverse harem alongside...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

After selling Doraemon, Hello Kitty and Totoro beds, Mercari's latest bit of comfy looking furniture is a Pikachu inspired bed. The item measures 2. 2M * 1. 5M * 0. 35M and sells for 39,800yen (about $370 these days).

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Variety reported that German production company Constantin Film will produce a TV series based on the live-action Resident Evil films. The production of the new TV series will begin after the next film tentatively called "Resident Evil: The Final ...

Nihongogo Greg Abesamis

On October 5, 2014 Hello! Project's flagship group Morning Musume。'14 performed at the Best Buy Theater in New York. This was their second appearance in the United States (the first being Anime Expo 2009 in Los Angeles) and their first headlining ...

METANORN Highway

Oct14 It's a shame that Tsumugi doesn't look this good in the actual show My last scheduled FI of the season is for Daitoshokan no Hitusjikai, or "A Good Librarian Like a Good Shepherd. " This is one that I thought could go either way, so which wa...

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