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December 23, 2014, 6:00 PM
December 23, 2014, 6:00 PM

A turtleneck sweater is meant to keep the neck warm during those cold winter months but recently a particular style of turtleneck has caused many to get hot under the collar for a different reason. 今ってこんなタートルネック売ってあるんだね…! pic.

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Brian's Picks Nogizaka46: 2014 Christmas cards #4 – Nao Kanzaki and a few friends More Nogi Christmas-theme photocards! This edition has members Ikoma Rina, Ito Juuna, Matsumura Sayuri, Ito Marika, and more!

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The original characters from the original Yu-Gi-Oh! anime series are finally returning for a new anime movie in 2016, and to tease fans even more for this nostalgia-inducing comeback, MaiDiGitv has streamed its very first teaser PV.

Blu-ray box containing "Hell's Kitchen" episode written by Jun Maeda ships in Japan in June The staff of the Angel Beats! and Charlotte anime series announced on Monday that the upcoming Japanese Blu-ray box release of the Angel Beats!

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The second promotional video has released for the anime adaptation of Yusei Matsui's manga Assassination Classroom (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu). This new video introduces the premise of the anime and the mysterious Koro-sensei, as well as giving a preview...

The official website for the Haiyore! Nyaruko-san series has posted the first promotional video for the upcoming OVA titled Haiyore! Nyaruko-san F. Screenshots of the promotional video: Visual: Past visual: Haiyore!

The limited edition items "Puella Magi Madoka Magica Witch Pin Collection" and "Puella Magi Madoka Magica Soul Gem Candle Set" will go on sale in late December from Luxent.

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Here's another batch of  Shuriken Sentai Ninninger Scans from this month's issue of Terebi-Kun featuring the rangers and a shot of. . .

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The teaser trailer for the upcoming Yu-Gi-Oh! anime film starts with a recap of the franchise starting with the manga, which started 20 years ago. Aside from the upcoming movie, the trailer also promotes the Yu-Gi-Oh!


Warner Brothers Japan has posted a look at the special merchandise that they'll be bringing to their booth at the December 28th-30th Comiket 87. New and returning sweatshirts selling for 5,000yen include Shirobako, Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, WIXOSS...

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BABYMETAL's splendid activities in the worlds' heavy metal industry is still fresh in our memory. However, it has not taken so long before the memory has been rewritten. We finally found the "heaviest in Japan" metalcore band.

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An announcement came bundled with the release of the compiled Blu-ray/ DVD edition of Working! ! and it announced that the popular comedy anime about the hard-working staff of the family restaurant known as Wagnaria are returning this July 2015 fo...


The Japan Animator Expo is a showcase of 30 shorts presented by Dwango and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara. After a break for the holidays, the series returns January 9th with "Tomorrow from there," helmed by Akemi Hayashi (Fruits B...

Video Games Now Reading Etrian Mystery Dungeon – Gameplay Preview Trailer Etrian Mystery Dungeon – Gameplay Preview Trailer Introducing the Etrian Odyssey and Mystery Dungeon cross-over game, Etrian Mystery Dungeon!

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Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory II, the game that takes place in three dimensions based off different games, and introduces a new character named Uzume, will release in Japan this April for PlayStation 4.

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The official Boruto -Naruto the Movie- is now open and the site features an excerpt from the manga's final chapter. The excerpt ends with the text, "A new era begins. . . "The upcoming film will focus on Boruto, Naruto and Hinata's son.

There was a time not too long ago when smartphones didn't exist and the best and only way to game on-the-go and/or avoid actual social interaction with your peers was to lug around a slightly clunky, black-and-white-only Gameboy that sucked down u...

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With the series almost coming to an end, Terebi-Kun has given us an exclusive look on the newest form that the Dark Emperor will obtain: a black. . .

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Bandai Namco announced that fighting game "J-Stars Victory VS+" is coming to North America next year. J-Stars Victory VS+ is a fighting game with character roster from different manga and anime from Shonen Jump, like Naruto, Yusuke (Yu Yu Hakusho)...

STARMARIE, an all-female Japanese pop group originally comprised of two members, officially added three additional members and began to officially promote their new EP album this year on June 25th, 2014.

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Mushishi: The Next Chapter Episode 20 "Not with a bang but a whimper. " What They Say: "Tree of Eternity" They are creatures only known as 'Mushi,' whose abilities range well into the supernatural. While their existence and appearances are unknown...

French/Monacan/Japanese project to use both 2D and CG animation The official website for the French, Monacan, and Japanese Astro Boy reboot project is now hosting a background image featuring the title character.

Gintama's Manga Spine Art Takes a Durarara! ! Approach Hideaki Sorachi's Historical, Sci-fi, Comedy Gintama series launched a series of illustrations on December 8th, 2013. Each volume which would display a special image once placed together, whic...

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Digimon fans have been looking forward to a new RPG for quite a while now, and they'll soon get one in Japan with Digital Story: Cyber Sleuth. In anticipation of the game's release, Bandai Namco shared a new summary trailer for the game.

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The second promotional video has been released for the upcoming anime adaptation of Akamitsu Awamura and Refeia's Seiken Tsukai no World Break light novel series. This new video introduces the main characters and setting of the anime, and also pre...

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The official website for the upcoming August 2015 Naruto film is now online and has officially unveiled the title of the upcoming film, Baruto -Naruto The Movie-. The film will be set after the events of the manga and will follow the titular chara...

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Angel Beats' 1st Beat, the highly awaited first chapter of its visual novel game promised originally set to release about a year ago, has been given a new supposed release date of May 29th, 2015. With all the lies that float around the Angel Beats...

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Discotek Media Sets First New Dub With 'Lupin the 3rd Jigen's Gravestone' Anime Acquisition Posted by Chris Beveridge December 22, 2014 at 01:29 PM After several years of bringing out a lot of classics and license rescues that have dubs, Discotek ...

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