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December 18, 2014, 1:00 PM
December 18, 2014, 1:00 PM

The official website of the upcoming anime adaptation of The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-Chan has revealed the staff and a new visual. The anime is expected to premiere in 2015. The staff: Planning: Takeshi Yasuda Director: Junichi Wada Series Co...

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There's a whole side of anime fandom dedicated to pairing their favorite characters together in romantic relationships, be it a male harem lead with one of his five adoring female friends, or two volleyball players who can't stand each other (I'm ...

PEACH JOHN, a Japanese lingerie brand released the promotion video and AKB48 Haruna Kojima, and fashion models Kana Ohya and Maggy appear!  They're having girls' party on the video ; eating sweet cakes, drinking champaign, and taking selfies for t...


The official website for the Arpeggio of Blue Steel -Ars Nova- anime series today posted a PV for "Blue Snow" performed by its own voice actress unit Trident. Their latest song will be used as the OP song for the upcoming compilation film titled A...

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It's been a year since the release of the mega hit animation Frozen, but as much as some of us can't wait for it to fade into the shadows, the icy queen and her Frozen empire are still staying put in the spotlight, as if the movie had only been re...

Previously reported on JpopAsia, ONE OK ROCK will be releasing their new album in February 2015! The band has just revealed more information on the release!

Sekai Project launched its Kickstarter campaign on Tuesday to bring Frontwing's Grisaia game trilogy to the West on PC. In less than 12 hours, the Kickstarter earned more than 90% of its US$160,000 goal.


Ahead of a December 18th Aria the Scarlet Ammo special web radio broadcast, an early look at the next issue of Young Gangan has revealed that spin-off/follow-up Aria AA is slated to be adapted into anime.

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Satsuki Yoshino's critically acclaimed slice of life manga series, Barakamon, finally gets international recognition as the series is one of the eight graphic novel series shortlisted for the prestigious Stan Lee Excelsior Award.

Ruri Hijiribe, Mikado Ryūgamine voice actors collaborate on insert song The official website for Durarara! ! ×2 posted a preview for the background song "little world" on Wednesday. Saki Fujita, the voice of Ruri Hijiribe, will perform the song wr...


The official VAP Hunter x Hunter site has rolled out a look at the goods that they're bringing to Jump Festa 2015, held this weekend at Makuhari Messe. In addition to special appearances by kigurumi Gon and Killua and sales of prize lottery ticket...

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More Casting Revealed For 'Blood Blockade Battlefront' Anime Posted by Chris Beveridge December 17, 2014 at 08:30 PM The anime adaptation of the manga Blood Blockade Battlefront recently announced that it was going to premiere in the spring 2015 s...

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Sentai Filmworks Acquires 'She, The Ultimate Weapon' Anime License Posted by Chris Beveridge December 17, 2014 at 02:32 PM One of my absolute favorite shows from the summer 2002 anime season has gotten a second lease on life as Sentai Filmworks ha...

Akatsuki no Yona - 11 Akatsuki no Yona is acting like a series that's going to be around for a lot longer than 24 episodes. I know this series is confirmed for two cours and that the manga it's based on is ongoing.

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Viz Media Adds 'Sgt. Frog' Manga & More Digitally Posted by Chris Beveridge December 17, 2014 at 01:25 PM Viz Media has had a lot of luck with a variety of their license rescues of old TOKYOPOP released titles this year and it looks like they're c...

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One way to engage fans is by doing popularity vote contests and the TV Tokyo site for the anime series Marvel Disk Wars – The Avengers has done just that. The network has tallied things for the heroes and villains as we get closer to the 40th epis...

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Square Enix presents us with two trailers showcasing the Thief ad the Alchemist's abilities in Final Fantasy Explorers. Thief will have its classic Steal ability plus abilities that can aid in getting items.

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Yuuki YuYu magical girl anime includes a visual novel by Minato Soft on its opening Blu-ray release – the short adventures offers players the opportunity to see how yuri develops between young girls. This release was highly awaited, and now that i...

A Niconico user who goes by the username Kurobaru has redrawn Parasyte's anime opening theme sequence to look more like the manga. The opening theme song is titled Let Me Hear by Fear, and Loathing in Las Vegas.


In addition to Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance, NIS America had a couple other games to announce dates for. First up is Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy, which is set for March 2015 on PS Vita in North America and Europe.

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Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth will be released in Japan on March 12th, the latest issue of V-Jump magazine reveals. (Thanks, Game Jouhou)   Developed by Media Vision, Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth lets you pick either a male or female character to pla...


The official website for the PSYCHO-PASS anime project today announced that the upcoming feature film scheduled to open in Japan on January 9, 2015, is rated "R15+" by Eirin (Film Classification and Rating Committee).

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Hidan no Aria's long overdue second season has been announced at last, the only surprise with the announcement being how unusually long it has taken for this series to receive its simple continuation. Without speaking of Hidan no Aria's enjoyment ...

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Just like Blazblue Continuum Shift Extend, the latest installment of the Blazblue franchise, Chrono Phantasma, will also be getting an extended version, as announced by Japanese gaming magazine, Weekly Famitsu.

The official website for the Tamayura franchise unveiled additional cast, story, titles, release date, and key visual for the four films that will complete the story. Aya Uchida and Mayu Iizuka will play kōhai (students younger than the original c...

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On December 18th, Konami will release Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes for PC. Ahead of its release, the publisher released system requirements for the game last month. However, the requirements listed on Ground Zeroes' Steam page are now differe...

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It's been 10 years since Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai was re-imagined for modern television audiences as an animated sci-fi drama with some steampunk styling. This is the tale of Samurai 7. The show was done as an adaptation with a lot of differ...


KAMIJO just played the tour finale of "TOUR 2014 "THE DEATH PARADE" FINAL The Empire of Vampire", his first solo Japan tour, at AiiA Theater Tokyo on Saturday, December 13. It was there that he announced his upcoming world tour.

The manga for NARUTO may have ended, but there's just plenty to expect for the fans! NARUTO will be made into a stage play filled with stunts and acrobatics!

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The official European website for animation studio Toei Animation has revealed that the current anime adaptation of Daisuke Ashihara's World Trigger manga will run for a total of 50 episodes. The anime itself, containing 50 episodes, will run for ...

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