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October 25, 2014, 11:00 AM
October 25, 2014, 11:00 AM

Question-What do you get when 140 Indie/Underground/Independent Major [well-funded Indies] groups and soloists meet up in one location? Answer- A lot of wotas going home with no money and a lot of goods, for the Idols you have the largest Idol fes...

RocketNews24 Fran Wrigley

In a documentary about the making of Spirited Away, director Hayao Miyazaki is shown in his studio explaining how he wants a certain scene to look. When the dragon's jaws are wrenched open, he says, it should look like a dog clenching its teeth, g...

Artwork also premieres Hinata's full-body character design for December 6 film For years, there's been a big question: Who will Naruto end up with romantically? The two main sides of this argument have been Sakura Haruno and Hinata Hyuga.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

The latest meme to come out of Japan has people drawing anime (or manga) style characters on the back of their hands. And? Pinch them. The above photo was uploaded by Twitter user sakunyan3939 shows a back-of-the-hand getting a good cheek pinch.

In October 2014, the popular Japanese Vocaloid character Hatsune Miku created a new page in her history as a performer. The songstress, who has to date expanded primarily into Japan and Asia, held her own events in the U.

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At a pre-event GameStart 2014 press conference today, Bandai Namco Games's Yosuke Futami, producer for Sword Art Online: Lost Song (PS3, PS Vita), announced that the game will be localized in English for Asia.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Following his work on 2012's Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie, series creator Masashi Kishimoto is back working on the scenario and character designs for The Last: Naruto the Movie. Since it was first announced, news about the manga has certainly g...

Cartoon Network's sister network Toonami announced on Friday that it will run InuYasha: The Final Act starting on November 15 at 2:00 a. m. EST. The Toonami staff stated that they will edit the show to a TV-MA rating, but do not anticipate making ...

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Heads-up, the title for the 39th Super Sentai series has been finally revealed and after Trains, Ninjas will return once again!

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The Wii U version of Super Smash Bros. will allow for up to 8 players to play simultaneously, Nintendo announced this afternoon.   8-player mode will be a special mode in the game  and won't be available online.

Voice actor Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Sword Art Online's Kirito, The IDOLM@STER's Shota) announced during a new anime project announcement conference held over a Niconico live broadcast that a TV anime adaptation of Fujino Ōmori's Dungeon ni Deai o Mot...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Following up on July's MF Bunko Summer School Festival 2014, the cast and staff of 8 Bit (Encouragement of Climb) upcoming TV anime adaptation of Takumi Hiiragiboshi's Abosulte Zero light novel series have been listed.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

While the Tokyo International Film Festival is presenting "The World of Hideaki Anno," Studio Ghibli co-founder, producer and former president Toshio Suzuki has explained that the work of Hayao Miyazaki would have been featured if he hadn't retired.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Acquires 'Brynhildr in the Darkness' Anime License Posted by Chris Beveridge October 24, 2014 at 02:51 PM Brynhilder in the Darkness Sentai Filmworks has picked up a new license with the acquisition of the spring 2014 series Gokuk...

Siliconera Ishaan

Mewtwo is coming to Super Smash Bros. as a playable fighter, and will be available as a free piece of downloadable content to owners of both the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U versions of the game, Nintendo said today.

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The handout for the live-action Assassination Classroom film gives us our first look on Koro-sensei's appearance in the film. Koro-sensei is a CGI character in the film. Details such as who will voice him is yet to be revealed.

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"The days of quietly drawing whatever you like are already over" Robul Hoque, a 39-year-old resident of Middlesbrough, England, was recently given a suspended sentence of nine months in prison for possession of child pornography when investigators...

Shout Factory's announcement earlier this year of a plan to release Zyuranger, the Super Sentai that Mighty Morphin Power Rangers was derived from, in DVD form stateside has begun to come to fruition! Hit the jump for more details on the reveal!

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The official website for the anime adaptation of Naoshi Komi's Nisekoi has released its first new visual to celebrate the recently announced second season. The second season of the anime was announced in the 14th volume of Komi's manga, which was ...

The next Amagi Brilliant Park has unfortunately toned down the immense service levels of its previous episode in exchange for a surplus of amusing antics – though with some service still being present in the form of the briefest of bath scenes.

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

The official website for the Sword Art Online series has released the preview video for the upcoming 16th episode of Sword Art Online II titled "The king of the Giants". Episode 16 is the second episode of Caliber and will air on Saturday the 25th...


Oct24 After this, they had lots of sex. Three episodes in and we already have the beach episode. I like the way this show thinks.     Dream Magus Yui wants her onii-san~ Oh look, another member of the Trinity Seven appears!

Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso - 03 This show has covered the full spectrum of reaction for me in the last two weeks. I made no secret of my affection for last week's episode of Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso.   In fact at the time I watched it I thought it was...

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To celebrate the release of the upcoming Phantasy Star Nova RPG for the PlayStation Vita, Sony has announced that special limited edition Ps Vita and PS Vita TV consoles will be getting a special Phantasy Star Nova theme, and they will be released...

Nihongogo Greg Abesamis

Tweet Pin It Crush is the second studio album by 2NE1 and features the singles Come Back Home, Happy and Gotta Be You. It was first released in Korea in February of 2014 then in Japan in June of the same year.

Kamen Rider Drive is attacked by a mysterious new Roimude; Machine Chaser! Can Drive escape from Machine Chaser? Hit the jump to learn more, but be warned, there are spoilers! Kamen Rider Drive Episode 4: "What is the Proud Chaser thinking?

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Tweet Pin It The documentary film of L'Arc~en~Ciel will be released. It has been announced, the movie which entitled "Over The L'Arc~en~Ciel" will hit the theaters on December 5 limited for 8 days.   At the same time, the visual poster has also be...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Earlier this month, a Twitter user in Japan uploaded a photo of a "bunny smartphone case. " The image was retweeted over 37,000 times and, of course, has spawned a meme. Of course! Here is the pic that started it all.

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