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January 8, 2015, 2:00 AM
January 8, 2015, 2:00 AM
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During the winter months Japanese people often like to relax under their heated tables (kotatsu) and enjoy a nice mikan tangerine. Its juicy sweetness and vitamin C is a great compliment to these chilly nights.

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YouTube user takumi146 fiddled around with his DX Mach Driver Honoh revealing an interesting sound effect related to someone named "Rider Chaser". It is still unknown if this is an intentional or unintentional mix-up of sound effects and lights, b...

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In an article on "child-porn comics and cartoons", the BBC, the state-run propaganda agency of a country that arrested a man for having provocative drawings, featured pictures of Kantoku creations. Kantoku wasn't the only artist put on the spot.

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In addition to songs from SaGa and Mana games, Square Enix pulled a track from Xenogears for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call. "Soaring the Skies," the music that plays when Maria boards Seibzehn and fights Nikolai is available in Japan as d...

Siliconera Chris Priestman

  Fans have spent over two years translating Digimon World Re:Digitize for the PSP to English and, finally, it is almost done.   The original plan was to get the translation ready by the end of 2014, but due to having to check over big areas and o...


Announced back in November, Higurashi When They Cry is coming to PlayStation 3 and PS Vita in Japan with a handful of enhancements. The new version features all 19 chapters of Higurashi, as well as a drama CD segment, new chapters, new swimsuit-la...

The February issue of Square Enix's Shonen Gangan magazine is announcing on Saturday that the multi-franchise crossover story by A Certain Magical Index author Kazuma Kamachi is inspiring a manga series.

ONE OK ROCK will be releasing their new album in February 2015! Check out the newly revealed tracklist and trailer!

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Japanese poll website Goo asked 500 fans about the manga series they can't wait to see the ending. Here are the Top 10 results:KochikameDetective ConanOne PieceGlass MaskHunter X HunterGolgo 13OishinboHajime no Ippo (Fighting Spirit)NANAJoJo's Biz...

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Yesterday, Nintendo of America announced a limited edition of The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D, which comes with a Skull Kid figurine. Here's a closer look at the figurine in question (and no, it isn't an Amiibo):     As of now, the collector...

The official website for the television anime of KOEI Tecmo Games' Samurai Warriors (Sengoku Musou) game franchise began streaming an updated promotional video on Tuesday. Nobuyuki: I will join the Tokugawa in order to protect the Sanada clan.

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Actor Masaru Nagai (Mirai Sentai Timerager)'s agency has confirmed that he got married with Salaryman Kintaro 2 co-star actress Noriko Nagakoshi last December 20, 2014. The two were dating for nearly five years and is determined to put all his ene...

10 performances by Eigeki, who also put on 1st play last August The official website for the Hamatora the Stage play announced on Tuesday that a second production has been green-lit. The new play will run for 10 performances from March 14 to March...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Adds 'Shonen Hollywood – Holly Stage for 50 -' For Winter 2015 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge January 6, 2015 at 04:02 PM Shonen Hollywood did well during its first season that a second season was announced at the end of it wit...

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The new Futaba Future School, a combined junior and senior high school set to open in Hirono, Fukushima Prefecture this April, is getting some pretty snazzy uniforms. They were designed by Shinobu Kayano, the woman behind AKB48's colorful and memo...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Takehiko Inoue's 'Vagabond' Manga Return Set Posted by Chris Beveridge January 6, 2015 at 06:29 PM Vagabond Volume 34 Fans of manga creator Takehiko Inoue are used to breaks in the story with how it's put on hiatus, which is what he did early last...


More new anime announcements come catapulting out of Crunchyroll today, and the first to arrive on the scene is Military! , based on the four-panel manga by Mamo Williams.   Military! is set to broadcast every Thursday starting January 8th at 11:3...


Last weekend at IKKiCON, Crunchyroll announced the acquisition of highly anticipated battleship girl anime KanColle (AKA Kantai Collection). Now, we have full details for the upcoming simulcast, including starting date and regions.

Siliconera Chris Priestman

European Club Nintendo members received an email this morning that gives them a chance to buy the New Nintendo 3DS before the official European launch. Not only that, but if they do buy it, they get it in the form of a special Ambassador's Edition...


This week's issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu is announcing a video game based on Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend. The property that originally started as a series of light novels—which has since inspired multiple manga and now an ani...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

As you can see, I was off during the holidays. Apart from finally finishing the anime ToraDora, I have also completed the main story of Pokemon Alpha Sapphire, and boy was it marvelous. Alpha Sapphire is now in the running as my favorite game in t...


A group of dedicated fans have been hard at work on a Super Mario 64 HD remake for some time, aiming to spruce up the visuals while maintaining mechanical faithfulness. Now you can see some of their impressive progress in the developer showcase vi...


A third animated preview has been posted Rolling Girls, the winter 2015 original TV anime from Attack on Titan's Wit Studio, with Silver Spoon's Kotomi Deai directing, Yasuyuki Muto (Gundam UC, Afro Samurai, Basilisk, Sengoku Basara) writing the s...

Nihongogo Greg Abesamis

Tweet Pin It Death Rabbits are an Idol Metal group comprised of three young girls (Yuzu, Emi, Karin) and their producer Akira Death. Their sound is described as Japanese Death Pop, and many listeners will compare them immediately to BABYMETAL.

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

Are you upset over the fact that FUNimation's anime streams are only available in North America? Luckily, the studio's help section has revealed that they're planning to expand their digital content to other regions this year.

Eva's First Impression HELP I CAN'T BREATHE, WHAT IS AIR, I DON'T KNOW WHAT TO DO, THIS IS- I CAN'T. I AM LOSING IT. Calling it now, this show is probably going to be the highlight of the season just because of it's insanity and hilarious characters.


This week's issue of Famitsu is announcing a new stop for Sayonara Umihara Kawase. The fishline-swinging platformer is coming to PS Vita next as Sayonara Umihara Kawase: Chirari, which will feature a handful of adjustments and enhancements.

Martial fantasy drama Arslan Senki has been set to receive an anime adaptation and has additionally received a new TV CM to help build the hype – though very little footage of the anime itself has yet to be divulged.

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Yuri Kuma Arashi introduces us to its world of sexy female bears – this episode doesn't live up to our expectations in terms of suggestive yuri interactions, but it doesn't defeat any anticipation either.

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The official website of the Persona 3 anime movie series has released a brand new visual of the upcoming third film, Persona 3 The Movie #3: Falling Down, that reveals the release date of the movie, April 4th.

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