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January 16, 2015, 11:00 AM
January 16, 2015, 11:00 AM

This morning's Oscar nomination announcements revealed that Studio Ghibli Co-Founder Isao Takahata's The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, distributed in North America by GKids, will be competing against How to Train Your Dragon 2, Song of the Sea, Big...

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Nintendo recently announced a new Fire Emblem game for the Nintendo 3DS, and in Japan they also revealed a new trading card game for the series. They  shared a first look at some of the cards, and also a recent manga for Fire Emblem: Awakening, bo...

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Last summer, were you one of the many people who screamed "Shut up and take my money! " when we brought you news of the prototype cat ear-shaped headphone/speakers from recent startup AxentWear? If so, your harshly worded enthusiasm has been rewar...

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As the Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm series gets ready for its "Final Strike" with Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4, issue #8 of Weekly Shounen Jump! has announced that the upcoming Naruto game's latest additions, and they are none ...

Among anime fans, there are a lot of them who are music enthusiasts. Either they study, create, mix or just love to listen to music. However, in the anime industry, there are less than 600 music-themed shows that was made so far.

This Kurumi Tokisaki Figure Will Seduce You with Her Charm Kotobukiya recently revealed the Sento Isuzu figure a few days ago and now they've revealed a masterpiece of a figure based on Date A Live's most dangerous and lethal spirit, Kurumi Tokisaki.


It was confirmed yesterday that Yuji Terajima's high school baseball-themed manga Diya no A/Ace of Diamond ended its first part with the final chapter on this year's 7th issue of Kodansha's Weekly Shonen Magazine.


As previously reported, Tomoko Hayakawa's long-running shoujo manga series Yamato Nadeshiko Shichi Henge (English title: The Wallflower) ends its 15-year serialization with the final chapter on the February 2015 issue of Kodansha's Bessatsu Friend...

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Have you ever wondered what happened to Kakashi, Shikamaru, Gaara, and others in the period between chapters 699 and 700 of the now-concluded Naruto manga? The 8th issue of this year's Weekly Shounen Jump!

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Tingle and Young Link are coming to Hyrule Warriors as downloadable content, Nintendo said today. Both will be available as part of the Majora's Mask DLC pack on February 5th.   One of Tingle's attacks will be a "kiss of death" while Young Link wi... Mercuryw

  SEGA of America and SEGA of Europe has announced today the release dates for Project Mirai DX. The game will be available on store shelves and via digital download in North America on May 26th, followed by Japan and Korea on May 28th.

Takeshi Azuma's 14th Denpa Kyōshi - He Is a Ultimate Teacher manga volume confirmed on Friday that a television anime adaptation has been green-lit. Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine will announce the anime's release venue, schedule, cast...

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Besides Haruka Suenaga (formerly known as Sakura Nishinori/Boukenpink from Gou Gou Sentai Boukenger) who will be appearing in episodes 14-15 of Kamen. . .

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With Dengeki PlayStation Magazine's announcement of the new Cross Ange PS Vita game titled Cross Ange: Tenshi to Ryū no Rondo tr. , Bandai Namco has now streamed the game's very first PV. The video not only introduces the Normas you will have to "...

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With the release of the new Psycho-Pass movie, Japanese online ramen store, Takumen, has teamed up with the anime movie for some delicious ramen treats from selected ramen stores in Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, and Hokkaido.

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A brand new commercial has been released for the OVA of the anime adaptation of Namori's Yuru Yuri manga, YuruYuri: Nachuyachumi! , which originally released in Japanese theatres last November. Early copies of the release will have a director's cu...

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North American anime licensor Sentai Filmworks have revealed two new teaser videos for their upcoming English dubbing of Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai! , or Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions!  in English.

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An eroge entitled "The Convenience Idol" will be going on sale later this year – it is an ero-game containing poorly drawn, unattractive females imitating the signature poses of girls from Love Live. This eroge's main selling point is how hilariou...

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Marvel's Tom Brevoort has confirmed via his Tumblr that a new on-going comic book series based on Toei's Spider-Man TV series is possible. He revealed, "If there was the same sort of demand for it, you better believe it.

Film with Frieza to open April 18 in Japan The staff of the upcoming Dragon Ball Z: Fukkatsu no F (Dragon Ball Z: The F in Fukkatsu, or 'resurrection') film announced on Wednesday that pop idol group Momoiro Clover Z (Sailor Moon Crystal, Bodaciou...

Kodansha USA announced at Kinokuniya Books in New York and on its official Tumblr account that they have acquired eight new manga licenses. They have licensed The Science of Attack on Titan, Junketsu no Maria: Exhibition, Fairy Girls, Fairy Tail: ...

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After revealing the cover artwork for the OVA release earlier today, Discotek Media has revealed the cover artwork and release plans for the Samurai Troopers TV series release. The thirty-nine episode series from 1988 and 1989 will be getting a fi...

Makoto Tateno ended her boys-love manga Anata wa Itsumo Dareka no Koibito (You'll Always Be Someone's Lover) in the February issue of Shinshokan's Dear+ magazine on Wednesday. Shinshokan will publish the compiled book volume of the manga in May.

Reaction-based YouTube channel "TheFineBros" have released incendiary video that soon spawned millions of views, this time with YouTubers viewing the ME! ME! ME! animated short – with the viewers displaying some not unexpected bewilderment.

Video Games Now Reading Xenoblade Chronicles X (Wii U) – New Trailer Xenoblade Chronicles X (Wii U) – New Trailer During their Nintendo Direct livestream earlier today, Nintendo unveiled a new Japanese-dubbed trailer for Monolith Soft's upcoming R...

Surely, referring to your own species in the third person can't be a good sign. Kiseijuu is certainly taking an interesting route to get where it's going.   While the larger story is in fact expanding, with the parasites becoming organized and the...

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Bleach manga creator Tite Kubo confirmed via Twitter that Bleach will go on a hiatus in the next Weekly Shonen Jump issue. The reason for the hiatus is because the author is not feeling well and revealed that he had only drawn half of the next cha...

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"High-speed battleship Haruna, reporting for duty. You're my admiral, correct? Let's get started. " Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I recently got my hair cut for the first time in ages! It's been about 5 years since I've had short hair!

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Shinmai Maou no Testament – 02 January 14th, 2015 / By Tabris / No comments » / Categories: Anime The second episode of the main winter season's ecchi show turned out to be heavily censored.

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Japanese message board website 2channel, or 2ch, had recently held their own polls and rankings for the top anime of 2014. After a week of deliberation, 2ch have compiled their top 50 anime from 2014. Do note that anime series from the Fall/Autumn...

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