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December 15, 2014, 3:00 PM
December 15, 2014, 3:00 PM
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What's cute, frilly and metal all over? BABYMETAL of course! From relative obscurity only two years ago, to doing various concerts around the world in 2014, the presence of BABYMETAL has been sudden, if not shocking.


It's time for another edition of "Anime-Planet Recommends. . . ", where each week we showcase some of the anime you recommend people might like on Anime-Planet.     Who's excited for the Winter 2015 anime season?

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As part of the SaGa series' 25th anniversary, Square Enix celebrated it with a NicoNico livestream where series creator Akitoshi Kawazu announced SaGa 2015 for PlayStation Vita.   While Kawazu couldn't share much on the game with the tentative tit...


This weekend's Wake Up, Girls! Festa. 2014 Winter ~Wake Up, Girls !VS I-1club~ event has revealed that the cast and crew of this year's Wake Up, Girls! idol anime will be returning in a 2015 anime movie sequel.

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The legendary Studio Ghibli co-founder and two-time Academy Award-winning anime director, Hayao Miyazaki is really known for speaking his mind on a lot of topics, such as his scathing remarks about Apple's iPad and his criticism of the anime indus...

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The official Toho YouTube channel has posted the 100-second full-length trailer and a 30-second teaser trailer for the live-action film adaptation of Io Sakisaka's Strobe Edge manga. The film stars Souta Fukushi (Kamen Rider Fourze) and Kasumi Ari...

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Okusama ga Seito Kaichou! Anime Adaptation Announced Japanese manga publisher Ichijinsha has announced on the official website of Yumi Nakata's Okusama ga Seito Kaichou! (My Wife Is the Student Council President!

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Capcom has posted a new extended gameplay trailer for Street Fighter V for the PS4 & PC. The trailer once again features Ryu vs. Chun-Li and a great tease at the end. At the end of the trailer, we got a glimpse of Charlie Nash, a character who was...


To commemorate the 15th anniversary of the One Piece TV anime series, Fuji TV is planning to air the 2014 edition of the 2008 film One Piece: Episode of Chopper + Fuyu ni Saku, Kiseki no Sakura (Bloom in the Winter, Miracle Cherry Blossom) at 9:00...

The official website of the upcoming anime adaptation of Mamo Williams' Military!  (Miritari! ) 4koma manga began streaming the first promotional video on Sunday. The anime is slated to air from January 7 next year.


NIS America announced plans for an Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea limited edition in the west. The bundle is up for pre-order exclusively on the NISA Online Store in North America and Europe, and packs the game with an art book, 16" x...

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The official Toei YouTube channel has posted the full trailer of the Ressha Sentai ToQGer vs. Kyoryuger the Movie. The trailer confirms the involvement of the Galaxy Line. The ToQGers and the Kyoryugers will fight three villains in this film.

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The first promotional video for the upcoming anime adaptation of Takumi Hiiragiboshi and Yuu Asaba's Absolute Duo light novel series. The video itself gives us a small glimpse at the anime's characters and animation as well as previewing the Openi...

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Here's the preview of Kamen Rider Drive's 11th episode entitled "Who Can Prevent the Dark Eve? " Medic is awakened and a new Rider is teased to appear. When it is discovered that the Volt Roidmude is trying to cause a blackout on Christmas Eve to ...

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'My Wife Is the Student Council President! ' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge December 13, 2014 at 06:02 PM Let the fun hit next year when Yumi Nakata's Okusama ga Seitokaichō! (My Wife Is the Student Council President!

Siliconera Sato

During the SaGa series' 25th anniversary Nico Nico Livestream, Square Enix announced a new game for the PlayStation Vita. Additionally, they revealed a new browser game for the series, called Imperial SaGa.

I really appreciate Log Horizon's use of strategy. This isn't a show where the players or the main character is going to jump in the fight all willy-nilly, thinking they're going to win. You actually have to think about what you're going to do.


So this is why voice actress Asuka Nishi didn't call it "the third season" in the September event. It was officially revealed today that the upcoming sequel of the Tesagure! Bukatsu-mono CG TV anime series will be a collaboration project with the ...

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For the first time in Anime B&B's history, I am taking part in the seasonal 12 Days of Anime. For this event, I will be taking the more traditional approach of choosing 12 different anime (sort of…) that aired during the year of 2014 that positive...

Mushishi Zoku Shou - 19 Ginko's journey to the dark side continues in a big way. I'd forgotten what a dark ride the last stretch of chapters of Mushishi is, but lest anyone think Nagahama-sensei is spiking the punch, he's not - he's adapting the m...

This year's Anime Festival Asia was filled with excitement as over 140 exhibitors from 10 countries all over the world, exhibits their content  through a myriad of engaging activities. Over the 3 days, a total of 90,000 visitors from both local an...


As with the New Year's Eve airing of Nekomonogatari (Kuro), 2014 will be closing out with a broadcast of the four-episode adaptation of Tsukimonogatari, the tenth part of the Monogatari series, thirteenth book overall and first book in the final s...

  During the Sega Networks Fan Appreciation Festival 2014, it was announced that the RPG mobile game titled "Chain Chronicle" will be getting TV animation. The game is a battle game where you can take on other players online or just play the story...

Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works - 10 And just like that, the switch is flipped. . . It's hard to believe that in any season Unlimited Blade Works could be only the second-most maddeningly up-and-down series, but so it is this Fall.

Sword Art Online II – 23 Filed under First Impressions, Sword Art Online by Takaii | 0 Comments 「夢の始まり」 (Yume no Hajimari) "Beginning Of A Dream" While last week's episode didn't hit my feels in quite nearly the same way, this week's was so spot o...

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At long last, Bandai Namco has uploaded the first trailer for 3rd Super Robot Wars Z: Tengoku Hen, and things are looking interesting for Super Robot Wars Z's finale. First and foremost, Diebuster is making its debut in the series, which means tha...

2014 has been a year of many hot anime, but it's almost over. To all you anime fans wondering what kind of anime are in store for next year, here's an introduction to the new anime beginning in January along with their trailers.

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