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December 26, 2014, 9:30 AM
December 26, 2014, 9:30 AM

It's Christmas Eve here in Tokyo and we will definitely miss going to look at Christmas lights and seeing people dressed up as Santa Claus, elves, or reindeer. Here's one last look at some of the really cute costumes some of our favorite idols wer...

SuperGroupies, the purveyors of all manners of otaku-inspired fashion accessories, is releasing a collection of Madoka Magica handbags, each one inspired by the outfits of each girl. The larger Madoka, Sayaka, and Kyoko bags retail for 9,800 yen (...

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It was announced at the Robot Girls Z Christmas Eve Special the Robot Girls Z+ anime series, which will premiere in Spring 2015. The new series is composed of six monthly shorts and will once again feature Team Z, along with the reformed Team G, T...

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Check-out these awesome magazine scans featuring Ultraman Ginga Victory, the fused form of Ultraman Ginga and Ultraman Victory from the upcoming. . .


Super Sonico, and Fate/zero Saber and Gen Urobuchi's Saya of Song Of/no Uta and more throw down in Nitroplus' and Examu's (Arcana Heart) crossover 2D fighting game, Nitroplus Blasters: Infinite Heroines Duel.


Timed for the holidays, Trigger and producer Naoko Tsutsumi gone to Kickstarter with an update on their production of a crowdfunded follow-up to their Little Witch Academia anime short. Merry Xmas everyone!


Kadokawa Games announced a Japanese release window for Kantai Collection Kai, which is now set to hit PS Vita in May 2015. There will also be a special PS Vita model available at the Sony Store in limited quantities.


Following yesterday's announcement of a 2015 return of the bishoujo version of Toei's classic mecha, plans have been detailed for Robot Girls Z Plus. The series of six, monthly shorts will be inspired by the Toei Cartoon Festival (or Manga Matsuri...

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In the February issue of ASCII Media Works' Dengeki G's Magazine the first details for the recently announced Charlotte anime was revealed. The magazine has revealed a small snippet of information about the upcoming original series and a first loo...

Recently arriving 3DS One Piece title "One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X" has been made compatible with Nintendo's new "Amiibo" technology, allowing players to scan their Amiibo figurines and receive costumes of that Nintendo icon to be worn by One...

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Toonami Sets 'Evangelion' Anime Feature Schedule Posted by Chris Beveridge December 24, 2014 at 06:02 PM Evangelion If there's one thing that screams the holiday season, it's the Evangelion movies, right?

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It has been revealed in the February issue of Media Factory's Monthly Comic Alive magazine that the second season of the anime adaptation of Atto's Non Non Biyori manga will be called Non Non Biyori Repeat.

「聖戦少女(クリミナルガール)と魔王世界(ヒズワールド)」 (Seisen Shoujo (Kuriminarugaaru) to Maou Sekai (Hizuwaarudo)) "Criminal Girl and His World" Trinity Seven ends as it went on … with eccentric girls and a confident harem lead at odds with shifty pacing, production val...

The official website for Kunihiko Ikuhara's Yuri Kuma Arashi (Yuri Bear Storm) television anime began streaming a third promotional video for the series on Saturday. Ruru: Roar roar! Once upon a time, the asteroid belt Kumaria exploded.

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PC gamers rejoice because Idea Factory International has announced some very good news this Christmas as they just announced that Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 and 2, and Fairy Fencer F are finally getting PC versions.

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Merry Christmas! Hope you are having, or had a lovely Merry Christmas or the 2014 season. Varakitsu, Renge, and Kohiru wanted to also wish you a very strong Merry Christmas in a happy manner. As do they,  I as well would love to wish you all a Mer...

I wouldn't change a frame of that episode, but boy - was it hard to watch. Merry Christmas from everyone at Madhouse! There's a kind of leapfrog going on this season between Kiseijuu and Akatsuki no Yona for the top spot in my non-Mushishi list.


Leading into January's anime return in "Holly Stage for 50 -," the guys of Shonen Hollywood have brought some equal opportunity cuteness to the holiday season with a special visual on the series site. Meanwhile, the Twitter feed for Kuroko's Baske...

International visual novel publisher Jast USA had already impressed me this year with their English localized release of Steins;Gate, and in all honesty I was not expecting any subsequent release in 2014 to surpass it in any way.

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[Welcome to "A Very GLORIO 2014″, our look back at the best of the past year. We'll be featuring a different post from each of our authors everyday leading up to our top 10 shows of the year. On this merry Christmas Day, Aqua does that thing where...

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The official website of the upcoming Yoru No Yatterman (Yatterman of the Night) anime has revealed a brand new visual for the January 2015 series. The site has also revealed the main cast of the anime with a new set of character designs and the fi...

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It's Christmas in Japan, and what better way to celebrate than uncensored Grisaia no Kajitsu nudity available now on Blu-ray? We actually happen to have an answer to that very question as one will find.

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Written by: William on December 25, 2014 at 9:26 am | In LIFESTYLE | No Comments Karaoke is an ever-evolving social activity. In recent years we've seen karaoke-for-one services springing up, karaoke rooms transform into a fashion pop-up shop, and...

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It's that jolly time of year once again where everybody is filled with good cheer and good will, and to celebrate the holiday known as Christmas, several manga creators and an anime's official twitter page have gone out of their way to get into th...


Announced a few days ago, Danganronpa: Unlimited Battle is a free-to-play iOS game with slingshot-style attacks, co-op multiplayer, and microtransactions. Characters from the series will appear along with their voices in some segments, and you can...

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