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December 9, 2014, 11:30 PM
December 9, 2014, 11:30 PM
RocketNews24 Jessica

Gay marriage is still not legal in Japan, but that doesn't mean there aren't options for LGBT couples dreaming of tying the knot in Nippon. Joining big venues like Tokyo Disneyland, an ancient Zen temple in the picturesque city of Kyoto is offerin...

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A new TV commercial has released for the recent release of Naruto Shippuuden Movie 7 "The Last" with commentary from the various Naruto characters that appear in the film. The commercial itself also features a massive spoiler scene from the movie'...

The Hikaru Utada 15th anniversary cover album Utada Hikaru no Uta - 13 Kumi no Ongakuka ni Yoru 13 no Kaishaku Nitsuite will release on Tuesday, Dec. 9. The tracklist to the album has now been announced.

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Eyecandy+ Reading: December 8, 2014 Ray's Picks 小池里奈 – Jurina48 小池里奈 – Jurina48 Koike Rina's looking blue. 足立梨花 – Jurina48 Adachi Rika at rest. Photo – Jurina48 AKB idols reclined. Habit Posting 01 (Sakura + Mion) – who is sulli?


Bandai Namco used the Tekken 20th Anniversary Fan Thanksgiving event as an opportunity to introduce a new Tekken 7 character. The latest to join the roster is Lucky Chloe, who, as you might immediately notice, is quite fond of cats.

AKB48 WrapUp Tommy Kono

Tonight during AKB48 9th anniversary show, the group's leader Takahashi Minami announced her graduation. pic. twitter. com/AFWvpVlTFM — AKB48WrapUp (@AKB48WrapUp) December 8, 2014 In her grad announcement, Takahashi named 9th gen, Team K's c...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The temptation to import grows as the third installment of Sailor Moon Crystal in its Japanese release form has revealed the packaging and the items within to get a good look at it. The series is priced at 8,100 yen for the first deluxe edition an...

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New Shuriken Sentai Ninninger cast rumors has surfaced online in which someone in the 2ch message board dropped a hint of possible actors playing the lead roles. For the previous cast rumors, check this post.

Dempagumi. inc will be releasing its 3rd studio album "WWDD" on February 18, 2015.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Deadman Wonderland' & 'Cowboy Bebop' Anime Return To Toonami Posted by Chris Beveridge December 8, 2014 at 07:36 PM Deadman Wonderland The always changing Toonami lineup looks to have a few more changes coming up in January when Deadman Wonderlan...

Siliconera Spencer

At the Tekken 20th Anniversary event, a new character was confirmed for Tekken 7. Lucky Chloe has dance-like movements and is recommended for beginner players. Tekken 7 is scheduled to launch in arcades next March.


A new preview offers a first look at the animation for Trigger's spring 2015 Akira Amemiya (Inferno Cop, Kill La Kill episode director) directed adaptation of "Bradley Bond and Philip Ninj@ Morzez'"s Japanese take on the American take on Japanese ...

Anime Diet Monsieur LaMoe

文学が死んだのた!(Literature is dead! ) Just watched Ep 8 of Gonna be the Twintail! Great debate about literature between Owlgildy and Tail Red. I applaud Owlgildy for his discourse. Owlgildy is the literature monster.

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy
Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

The official Twitter account for the upcoming anime adaptation of Kohske's Gangsta.  announced that the upcoming series will be a full TV anime series airing from July 2015 in the Summer 2015 anime season.


On January 23rd, Osaka's Universal Studio's Japan will be launching a series of Cool Japan attractions based on Evangelion, Attack on Titan, Street Fighter, Resident Evil and Monster Hunter. "The Real" Attack on Titan experience will offer a Surve...

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The official twitter page of the Los Angeles Film Critics Association has annpunced some of the winners of their prestigious  L. A. Film Critics Awards, and the winner for Best Animation is none other than Studio Ghibli's  The Tale of the Princess...

According to Satoshi Yamamoto and Hidenori Kusakabe's fourth compiled volume reprint of Pocket Monsters Special Ruby & Sapphire, it was announced that they will begin serializing a new arc titled Pocket Monsters Special Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire.

Aniplex+ are offering life-size stands of Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade Works's unique cast, sure to be perfect for obsessed fans that yearn for physical interactions with their beloved Saber but are too cheap to buy themselves a Dollfie.

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Fan covers of video game music are nothing new by this point, but that doesn't make them any less awesome. We've seen metal covers, beautiful acoustic covers, and NES cartridge harmonicas, but rarely have we seen someone so dedicated to conveying ...

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy
The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Kodansha Previews 'Yamada And The Seven Witches' Anime OVA Posted by Chris Beveridge December 8, 2014 at 01:58 PM Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches It's just a bit until the anime adaptation for Yamada And The 7 Witches in OVA form, which lands on ...

King Records unveiled the first trailer for Ninja Slayer From Animation, the anime adaptation of the Ninja Slayer novel series on Monday. The trailer features the anime's main theme song, "BACK IN BLACK" by BOOM BOOM SATELLITES.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'My Love Story' Anime Adaptation Season Scheduled Posted by Chris Beveridge December 8, 2014 at 03:27 PM The anime adaptation of the manga Ore Monogatari! ! , aka My Love Story! ! , is moving right along.


The creator of the quirky and adorable Katamari Damacy, Keita Takahashi, has come forth with a brand new game called Wattam. Wattam will be headed to PlayStation 4, as announced during the PlayStation Experience keynote, and the announcement trail...

RocketNews24 Fran Wrigley

After months of silence, Yu-Gi-Oh!  launched an official movie teaser site on December 8, featuring a mysterious countdown clock and two silhouetted characters. 4K Media announced that a new Yu-Gi-Oh! movie was in development back in June, and tha...

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Tweet Pin It It's the end of an era as one of AKB48's founding members looks to depart the group on December 8th, 2015. Minami Takahashi, general manager and lead singer of AKB48, has announced her plans to depart the group on their tenth annivers...

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Good news to all PS Vita fans: the newest installment in Capcom's survival horror game, Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is also going to get a PS. . .

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Max Factory is going to release the figma 245 Lucina ( ルキナ ) action figure from the video game "Fire Emblem: Awakening" ( ファイアーエムブレム 覚醒 ) published by Nintendo. Will be released in April 2015. Around 140mm tall, 6,296 yen.


The tour finale of the GazettE's "STANDING LIVE TOUR 14 HERESEY LIMITED SAITEIGI" fan club members only live house tour was held on December 3 at Toyosu PIT. The band announced their March 10, 2015 Nippon Budokan concert there.

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