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December 13, 2014, 10:30 AM
December 13, 2014, 10:30 AM
RocketNews24 evie lund

What do you think of the artwork featured in the new omnibus edition of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass?  When Japanese twitter user kasunoko tweeted a pic of the cover image, netizens in Japan were q...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Best part? It's called Pokémon Center Mega Tokyo. Fitting, because today saw mega lines. The opening in Tokyo's Ikebukuro saw a slew of limited edition goods, like a plush toy Pikachu dressed as Charizard. jrharbort

While spotting Hatsune Miku cosplayers at conventions, event gatherings and photo shoots is quite normal, it is definitely out of the norm to spot a cosplayer driving a typical city bus. A recent tweet from Netema on twitter shows a fully-clad cos...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

With Studio Ghibli co-founder Hayao Miyazaki now retired from feature-length animation, there's a marked lack of current anime directors with a proven track record of successful theatrical releases. While he hasn't officially ruled out making any ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Magikarp is sad. Pathetic. He sucks. Yet, one brave gamer apparently became a Poké champ with what is largely considered to be the worst Pocket Monster around. Wielding a shiny Magikarp, Twitter user Nakano Official defeated the Elite Four in Poké...

Siliconera Sato

Atlus recently announced the "Persona Super Live 2015 in Nippon Budokan: Night of the Phantom" concert, which will feature various tracks from Persona 3 and 4 this February. The official website has been updated with a new visual, and it features ...


The currently running Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works] is planned as a split cour production, with this fall's season picked up with a second half launched in April. There's also a movie based on the original visual novel's Heaven's Feel ro...

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There have been plenty of deaths throughout anime, and many of them have been very unforgettable. Most made us cry (or in some cases, cheer), while many have also made us love the departed characters even more.

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"Mikagura Gakuen Kumikyoku" – LN to TV Anime Announced Posted by pKjd on Dec 12, 2014 @ 5:26 am 12 Dec According to the official website, a TV anime adaptation of Last Note's (author) and Akina's (illustrator) light novel series, 「Mikagura Gakuen ...

2000 anime starring Yūgi, Marik, more also gets remastered re-run in Japan beginning in February The third issue of 2015 of Shueisha's Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Monday that the upcoming new Yu-Gi-Oh!

The official website of Japanese publisher Ichijinsha announced on Saturday that an anime adaptation of Yumi Nakata's Okusama ga Seitokaichō! (My Wife Is the Student Council President! ) manga has been green-lit.

The official website for the upcoming anime adaptation of Takumi Hiiragiboshi's light novel series Absolute Duo has revealed the first promotional video on Friday. The video also gives us preview of the opening theme, Absolute Soul by Konomi Suzuki.

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The second official promotional video has released for the upcoming Death Parade anime, a continuation of the 2013 Anime Mirai short Death Billiards. This new video introduces the setting of the anime and gives a glimpse of the type of life threat...

The official website for the Maria the Virgin Witch anime series revealed a new web commercial on Friday. The video previews the anime's opening theme song, Philosophy of Dear World by ZAQ. The anime series is scheduled to air from January 2015 du...


The casting details for the anime adaptation Hanako Seta's four-panel supernatural school comedy Re-Kan!  made it online a bit early, but they've now been officially published along with a preview of the designs for the spring 2015 TV anime.

Edo-era manga won Japan Cartoonists Association Award in 1984 A live-action film adaptation of Hinako Sugiura's Edo-period manga Gasso is currently in production and is slated to open in Fall 2015. Gasso tells the story of the young men who were p...

Japan Animator Expo, the project of weekly anime shorts from Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara and the media company Dwango, began streaming the full sixth short titled "20min Walk From Nishi-Ogikubo Station, 2 Bedrooms, Living Room, Dining Room, Kitche...

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Before the visuals for the upcoming Yu-Gi-Oh! film unveils, a scan from the latest V-Jump magazine basically revealed the key details of the upcoming film. The upcoming Yu-Gi-Oh! film will star an older Yugi Mutou and Seto Kaiba.

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Looks like the live action Naruto musical will also be heading to South East Asia and China as the third issue of Weekly Shounen Jump! magazine for 2015 will be announcing that the stage musical will indeed be heading to Singapore, Malaysia, and M...


Atlus is bringing its upcoming collaboration with Spike Chunsoft, Etrian Mystery Dungeon, to Nintendo 3DS in North America next spring. A handful of videos were recently uploaded to show how some of the classes operate in the mash-up, displaying t...

The highly anticipated "Operation Victory Arrow" OVA for pantsu witch anime Strike Witches has finally arrived, delivering plenty of intense "in-your-face" action as the episode homes in on the glorious German witches – and offering a stupendous a...

Siliconera Spencer

Square Enix just announced a collector's edition for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD. This bundle includes a 200 page Final Fantasy Type-0 manga that establishes the game world, a soundtrack CD with 15 tracks selected by composer Takeharu Ishimoto, an 80 ...

The anime Infinite Stratos will be getting a game adaptation titled "Infinite Stratos Versus Colors".  Game developer 5pb. unveiled this 3D battle game with an official website stating that the game will be releasing in Japan on December 31.

Siliconera Sato

With just a couple more months until God Eater 2: Rage Burst releases in Japan, Bandai Namco reveled some limited edition consoles for the upcoming game that will all be available via the Sony Store in Japan.

Siliconera Sato

Omega Force announced a few months ago that One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 is in the works for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and Vita, along with a first look at the game. This week's issue of Jump magazine shares a little more details.


The official website for acclaimed director Mamoru Hosoda's new anime feature Bakemono no Ko/The Boy and The Beast today posted a 30-second teaser. The highly anticipated film is slated for a release on July 11, 2015.

The Fandom Post Kory Cerjak

Gundam Build Fighters Try Episode 10 Do you wanna build a gunpla? What They Say: "Gunpla Collection" The Try Fighters have won the West Tokyo qualifying tournament for the Gunpla Battle Japanese Championship.

Siliconera Ishaan

Earlier in the week, Nintendo stated that they would not replenish stock of certain Amiibo figurines once they have sold through their initial shipment. However, in a new statement e-mailed to Siliconera this afternoon, Nintendo of America said th...


A new trailer offers the latest look at The Case of Hana & Alice, Shunji Iwai's (Love Letter, Swallowtail, All About Lily Chou-Chou) anime prequel to his acclaimed 2004 live-action Hana & Alice. An Suzuki (Hana Arai) and Yu Aoi (Tetsuko Arisugawa/...

The Fandom Post Maria Selke

Welcome back to Star Wars Thursday, a celebration of the wonderful and often wacky world of a galaxy far, far away. Almost all parents have, in their minds, an image of their ideal parenting style. For some it is the knowledge that their child may...

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