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October 31, 2014, 7:00 AM
October 31, 2014, 7:00 AM
Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Hmm, what's Square Enix up to now? The company recently put up a Densetsu (Legend) countdown site, stating that "The legend is resurrected. " Time to take some guesses as to what this page is teasing. The countdown is set to end in a bit over seve...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

The world has seen some unusual Pepsi flavors. But the reigning champ for variety and inventiveness is still Japan. Earlier this week, Kotaku reported that Pepsi Pink, a strawberry and milk flavored drink, will soon be available in Japan.

Crunchyroll Nate Ming

The Avatar series--The Legend of Korra in particular--is the current shining hope of American action animation, even with its noticeable anime influence. Strong character development is moved along by fast-paced, inventive action, making each new ...

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

It looks like wasabi, feels like wasabi, and tastes like wasabi, but this small green tube is actually filled with toothpaste. Wasabi flavored toothpaste.  Yes, the popular Japanese condiment that accompanies sushi can now be enjoyed while brushin...

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The exact Japanese release date for the highly anticipated third Sword Art Online Game, titled Sword Art Online Lost Song, has finally been announced, and it is set on March 26, 2014. The prices for the game's PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita ve...

Interview video of Otome Shinto from @JAM the FIELD vol. 5 has arrived!  They loves talking, and they say their individual personalities are very strong. Enjoy watching the video and you can feel their attraction!

Sukima Switch's theme song also previewed in commercial for December movie telling Naruto's "final story" A new TV spot for the upcoming The Last -Naruto the Movie- film aired after Thursday's new Naruto Shippūden episode in Japan.

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Konami's upcoming PSP title, Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V Tag Force Special was announced earlier this month, and will have over 7,000 cards including some from the Secrets of Eternity boosters. The official website shares a few more details on the game.

Voice actor to play Toneri Ōtsutsuki, a man with Ōtsutsuki lineage This year's 49th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Saturday that Jun Fukuyama is joining the cast of The Last -Naruto the Movie-.

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Check out this awesome toy reveal photos from this year's Bandai Tamashii Nations 2014 Event showcasing the upcoming releases for next year! Get. . .

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

Earlier this year it was announced that Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova (Arpeggio of Blue Steel: Ars Nova) will be receiving two anime films that will release in 2015. Today, the first promotional video for the first movie Aoki Hagane no Arpeggi...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

 A first preview has been posted upcoming TV anime Plastic Memories. The original near-future, robot girl slice of life sci-fi about "encounters and separations" features a collaboration between Infinite Stratos original character designer and ill...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds—a side-scrolling beat 'em up spin-off of 5pb. 's 2D fighter that pits chibi versions of Mikoto, Waka, Itsuki, Yuzuha, and even Steins;Gate's Kurisu Makise against a bunch of ninja—debuted on Xbox Live in...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

YKK Corporation, the world's largest zipper/zip manufacturer headquartered in Tokyo, has posted a 11-minute anime promotional video FASTENING DAYS, produced on the theme of "Little Parts. Big Difference.

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As a figure collector, I have been trying very hard to make some very good dioramas for quite some time now, however, I always seem to fail. The dioramas I am trying to make are either in 1/12, 1/10, 1/8, or 1/7 scale which is considered by some a...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Food Wars! ' Anime Confirmed Posted by Chris Beveridge October 29, 2014 at 04:34 PM Food Wars Volume 1ood wars After the new tease made it out this week, Shueisha has finally confirmed that Yuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's manga Food Wars!

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Sega announced via Twitter that Valkyria Chronicles will get a PC release. Details such as when and the price is yet to be announced. Originally released for the PS3, the game and later, anime adaptation takes place in a fictional version of 1930s...

At the 27th Tokyo International Film Festival on Oct. 26, a collaboration stage event was held with World Cosplay Summit (WCS), an event held yearly in Nagoya since 2003. On stage was a gathering of 44 cosplayers in total from 22 countries includi...

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Newtype Magazine's monthly Newtype Rankings for November 2014 have now been released and the results ain't really very surprising as one certain series has once again overwhelmingly been voted by the Newtype Readers and dominated these rankings.

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Chief of Kanagawa police molestation division arrested for groping teen By Tokyo Reporter on October 30, 2014 under Crime,Tokyo Daily The officer allegedly fondled a 19-year-old university student in front of JR Hiratsuka StationKANAGAWA (TR) – Ka...

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Japan is certainly stepping up its anti-piracy campaign, and it is proven just recently as a man selling US dollar bills featuring One Piece characters online has been arrested for copyright infringement.

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"Akuma no Riddle" – OVA Trailer Posted by pKjd on Oct 30, 2014 @ 2:39 am 30 Oct The official 「Akuma no Riddle」 anime website is now currently hosting the first promotional video for the upcoming OVA. The new special is known as the unaired 13th ep...

Siliconera Sato

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire will let you explore the skies in your journey, but it'll also have new story elements that involve the secrets of Mega Evolutions. The game's latest trailer gives us a summary of what to expect from the upcom...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website of Kodansha's monthly shoujo manga magazine ARIA announced today on October 29 that an autograph session by its manga artist Lalako Kojima, which was originally scheduled for November 9 in the Animate Girls Festival 2014 event...

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The official website of the anime adaptation of Reki Kawahara's light novel series Sword Art Online has finally released its preview images for the 17th episode of Sword Art Online II, set to air on November 1st at 11:30pm JST.

「蠢く島」 (Ugomeku Shima) "The Writhing Island" The secret of the Chaikas is revealed, and it's what we all pretty much assumed once a second Chaika popped up. Not Even Pretending Anyone is Dead After Tooru and Akari sunk beneath the waves in kraken-l...


Oct29 Sylphy just does her own thing… Man, I've been lazy this week with this post. Ok, time to get it done!   Feelings of Inferiority She wanted to plan and investigate, he just gets it done Having given up her Acting General Manager position to ...

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The much awaited live action Danganronpa stage play  has finally begun its performances yesterday over at the Nippon Seinenkan in Tokyo. But prior to that, Japanese media was invited to see the play's dress rehearsal, which featured the cast weari...

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