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November 20, 2014, 1:30 PM
November 20, 2014, 1:30 PM

7 of 13 characters are original to film version Japanese film news websites Eiga. com and Sanspo unveiled the first character visuals for the upcoming live-action Attack on Titan films. The cast includes: The cast includes seven characters that ar...

On March 15, 2013, the Shibuya Station Toyoko Line above-ground train quietly shut down for good, to be replaced with a new section of subway track connecting Shibuya Station and the nearby Daikanyama Station.

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'Kuroko's Basketball' Third Anime Season Gets Premiere Date Posted by Chris Beveridge November 19, 2014 at 03:25 PM While we got word earlier this season that the third season of Kuroko's Basketball would land in January 2015, the upcoming issue o...

Dempagumi have raised the curtain on their upcoming single "Dempari Night" (release date: November 26, 2014) and it is a night that you will not soon forget! The video was directed Smith, who previously directed the videos for "Not Bocchi…Natsu" a...

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Square Enix recently announced a new smartphone title with Final Fantasy Legends: The Space-Time Crystal, where you'll have to change the future from being destroyed by a god. 4Gamer shares more information on the game from a recent Square Enix mo...

Manga artist Rumiko Takahashi has released many works to the world including Inuyasha, Ranma ½, and Urusei Yatsura. Takahashi's newest work, Kyokai no Rinne, has now been confirmed to be getting a TV anime adaptation.

New Naruto manga mini-series to launch in April along with art exhibit The January issue of Kadokawa's Entermix magazine is publishing an interview with Naruto manga creator Masashi Kishimoto on Friday.


You may recall that this time last week we posted about Square Enix filing a European trademark for something called Brave Exvius. This week's issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu reveals the game in question to be a free-to-play smartphone game w...

18th & last novel volume to ship on March 25; 17th volume to bundle drama CD This year's 52nd issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Saturday that Tomohiro Matsu's 18th and last Listen to Me, Girls.

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To promote the upcoming The Last: Naruto the Movie, Weekly Shounen Jump! has dressed up Nagoya's famous Nana-chan manequin, as the heroic ninja himself. Nana-chan was made in Switzerland and stands at approximately 6 meters tall and has been a lan...

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Studio Ghibli's films are known for being whimsical and beautiful to look at. But with all the action going on on-screen, it can sometimes be easy to take for granted the beautiful background drawings that provide the setting for each individual s...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Meet Nyaanya. This four-month-old kitten just made her Japanese TV debut. Better yet, her Japanese TV news debut. And as this four-legged friend is finding out, television sure ain't easy! There are cameras you are supposed to pretend don't exist.

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More 'Knights Of Sidonia' Anime On The Way – With A Touch Of 'Blame! ' Posted by Chris Beveridge November 19, 2014 at 06:32 PM Knights Of Sidonia With a lighter than usual promotion this year as the first season of Knights of Sidonia was a Netflix...


The initial meeting of the Japanese Parliamentary Association for manga, anime, and games (aka Manga Giren) was held yesterday on November 18. The majority of its members are the councilors of the Liberal Democratic Party, the party in power now.

Rokka no Yuusha Anime Adaptation Has Been Green-Lit It was revealed in the third manga volume's wraparound jacket band that an anime adaptation of Ishio Yamagata's Rokka no Yuusha series has been green-lit.

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Momoiro Clover Z and legendary USA rock band KISS have announced a unlikely collaboration on a new single (untitled) and the KISS 40th Anniversary World Tour. The single's title song is composed and played by KISS with Momoclo providing vocals and...

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Sports Nippon reported that voice actor Rokuro Naya passed away at the age of 82. He is best known as the voice of Crayon Shin-chan's Enchou-sensei. Outside of Crayon Shin-chan, he also voiced Saint Seiya's Aquarius Camus, Yu Yu Hakusho's Shinobu ...

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The official live-action Parasyte film started streaming four new TV ads for the said film. The ads features the film's theme song, "Parade" by BUMP OF CHICKEN. The live-action movies is directed by Takashi Yamazaki (live-action Space Battleship Y...


A new promotional video is here for The Legend of Legacy, an upcoming Nintendo 3DS RPG that combines the powers of developer FuRyu and former Square staff that worked on games like the SaGa series, Secret of Mana, Chrono Trigger, and Final Fantasy X.


Crunchyroll takes another flying leap onto the current generation of gaming consoles with today’s release of the Crunchyroll app for Xbox One! Quoth Shinji's big annoucement in the CR Forums: Crunchyroll is now officially available on the Xb...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Cowboy Bebop FUNimation's got one of their biggest releases landing next month with the Cowboy Bebop series coming back into print after a few years and getting a high definition release for the first time.

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Here's an uncensored version of gorgeous shower scene from the sixth episode of Rail Wars! Enjoy (18+): The post Rail Wars! – 06 [Uncensored] appeared first on Sugoi! Anime Blog.

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[Image via Tokunation]Now that the Power Rangers Dino Charge toys are now available in the U. S. , here is Toy Empire's review of the DX Dino Charge Morpher, the team's transformation device. The Deluxe Dino Charge Morpher, which according to the ...

「奥義(ロストテクニカ)と異変解決(プロブレム・ソルヴィング)」 (Ougi (Rosutotekunika) to Ihen Kaiketsu (Puroburemu Soruvuingu)) "Lost Technica and Problem Solving" Sexy gives way to badass, and leads to tragedy. Distracted by the Sexy I couldn't help but laugh at how often Lie... jrharbort

The day many Hatsune Miku fans in North America have been waiting for (and soon Europe! ) is finally here! Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd has landed on store shelves and on the PlayStation Network for the PlayStation 3 and PS Vita.

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The official website of the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Tsukasa and Riko Korie's Juuou Mujin no Fafnir light novel series has revealed that the series will be airing from January 2015. The series' first cast members, staff and first visual has...

Also exclusive Pikachu cosplaying as Charizard merchandise The Pokémon Company will distribute Shiny Charizards for players in Tokyo to celebrate the opening of a new Pokémon Center. The special Pokémon will hold a Charizardite Y stone, enabling o...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

If you are reading the Sun Rising blog, you are probably interested in Japanese games. Most of us here can speak and understand English, and other languages except Japanese. Probably a small portion of you can read Japanese while the majority do not.

Outbreak Company Complete Collection3rd March 2015 | DVD / Blu-ray | $59. 98 / $69. 98 | Hybrid Dub | 300 Minutes Shinichi Kanou's father writes novels and his mother illustrates erotic video games, so it's not unexpected that he'd end up as a fan...

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Earlier this year, Xseed announced that they were localizing PSP dungeon-crawler Brandish: The Dark Revenant for release in North America. In a localization diary for the game, they state that the game might even make it out before the end of 2014.


Publisher MoeNovel recently announced plans to bring the If My Heart Had Wings visual novel to Steam, with a release set for November 24.   If My Heart Had Wings was originally released in English in June of last year, marking MoeNovel's first vis...

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