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Achinami wearing the Hikaru Skirt (image from official site) A site dedicated to Hikaru Skirt, a wearable device born to light up the zettai ryoiki (absolute zone), has opened. On the site you can see countless pictures of the Hikaru Skirt being w...

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Shiina Hikari, a. k. a Shiina Pikarin, who is active as a fashion model on "Popteen" and a devil girl idol will be releasing a photobook "Hikari Hatachi no Ryoiki" commemorating her twenty. The photo book is filled with her own fetish ideas come f...

While there are only a few hours until Tales of Zestiria launches in Japan as a PlayStation 3 exclusive JRPG, some lucky folks seem to have scored their copy of the game early. As with most Tales games in recent years, this game comes with a profe...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Yesterday, a video allegedly uploaded by ISIS demanded that the Japanese government pay $200 million for two hostages. In it, a cloaked man waving a knife told the Japanese people to pressure their government to pay or the men would die.

Heart phone comes with Sailor Moon stickers, charm, heart-shaped charger in March Bandai has us covered on heart-shaped Sailor Moon pins, charms, and bags. So why not a heart-shaped mobile phone? Presenting the Heart x Sailor Moon Collaboration Se...

Momoiro Clover Z has finally revealed the MV for "Yume no Ukiyo ni Saitemina" (release date: January 28), their highly anticipated collaboration single with the legendary American hard rock band KISS. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Despite "Yu...

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Omega Shenron and Super Saiyan 4 Gogeta are playable characters in Dragon Ball Xenoverse. Bandai Namco also revealed artwork of a mysterious character in the Dimps developed fighting game too.   Dragon Ball Xenoverse will have playable characters ...

Mikufan.com jrharbort

Click here to visit official Miku DD site. Today's exciting announcement reveal comes from VOLKS, the creators of the largely popular original Hatsune Miku Dollfie Dream. However, this time around, they're not announcing just an accessory outfit: ...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Check-out this new spy-shots that came from a fan that was around in a set of a shoot for what seems to be a scene from an upcoming Ressha Sentai. . .

Ladies and Gentlemen, the newest Rider on the block is coming to S. H. Figuarts! Let's Henshin and find out more about S. H. Figuarts Mach. S. H. Figuarts Kamen Rider Mach and Ride Macher will be joining Tamashi's Mass retail releases in June, com...

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This week's batch of DLC for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call includes a couple tracks from Square Enix's 2007 Nintendo DS action-RPG The World Ends with You. "Twister" (BMS) and "Calling" (FMS) from TWEWY join "Liberi Fatali" (BMS) from Fi...

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Ever wonder what made Gundam's Char Aznable the man he is? The very first part of the new Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin saga, titled Blue-Eyed Casval, will be answering those questions and more, and its second PV, now in English, is now streamed b...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Japan seems to never get tired of games set in its ancient history. Case in point – Sengoku Basara 4: Sumeragi. Some of the things to look forward to in this game are the following: – New playable warlords like Ashika Yoshiteru, Kyogoku Maria, and...

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Ryou Nakama's comedy manga Isobe Isobee Monogatari doesn't a get lot of international notice, but after its 2013 launch, the wood block style story of a slacker samurai managed to hold onto the middle of Shonen Jump's rankings through 2014.

Siliconera Spencer

MapleStory has a crossover with Attack on Titan that brings Titans from the anime series into MapleStory's events. A portal in the MapleStory world lets characters level 30 and above into the world of Attack on Titan.

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2015 is sure a blast for Digimon Adventure fans thanks to the anime's 15th anniversary. Part of the celebration is the release of new GEM figures! The new Digimon GEM figures are Mimi Tachikawa w/ Palmon and Koshiro "Izzy" Izumi w/ Tentomon.

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Jump J-Books announced in their newsletter that the Kuroko's Basketball -Replace- light novel series will get a manga adaptation in the Shonen Jump+ online magazine. The light novel series tells the story of the Generation of Miracles in their mid...

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It's been years since we seen the last of TOHO's very own henshin hero series, Cho Seishin Gransazers, and the two other series of the same. . .

Siliconera Sato

Capcom have announced the latest title for the Japanese historic action series, with Sengoku Basara 4: Sumeragi, according to this week's issue of Famitsu magazine.   While details on the game are light for the time being, but the game will add ne...

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Want to witness how last year's Kamen Rider Gaim movie was made to be? Here's the Making Of Kamen Rider Gaim The Movie: The great Soccer. . .

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Thanks to Famitsu and Koei Tecmo we have a look at the Survival/Infinite Castle mode in Samurai Warriors 4-II, which hits PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PS Vita in Japan on February 11. See a preview in the two-minute video below.

Siliconera Sato

Sword Art Online: Lost Song takes place in an updated ALO, where a new continent has been added, featuring all kinds of different terrains. Dengeki shares a look at some of the new places you'll get to visit in the upcoming game.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Got $3000? Get A 'Sailor Moon' Swarovski Decorated Tiara! Posted by Chris Beveridge January 20, 2015 at 02:25 PM When it comes to Sailor Moon fans, there's obviously a lot of commitment to the show, the characters and the manga.

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More Casting Revealed For 'Yamada And The Seven Witches' Anime TV Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge January 21, 2015 at 03:33 PM Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches The cast for the upcoming TV series anime adaptation of the manga Yamada And The 7...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Acquires '‪The Familiar of "ZERO"-"Rondo" of Princesses' Anime License Posted by Chris Beveridge January 20, 2015 at 04:45 PM After picking up the second season not that long ago, Sentai Filmworks has followed through with another...

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A press conference for the upcoming musical adaptation of Julietta Suzuki's Kamisama Hajimemashita/Kamisama Kiss manga series was held in Tokyo today, introducing the four main cast in their costumes: Saki Terashima as the protagonist Nanami Momoz...

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For free comic book day, Attack on Titan fans outside of Japan can finally catch a glimpse of the Marvel X Attack on Titan cross-over comic book called Attack on Avengers as Marvel will be giving away copies of the cross-over for free on May 2, 20...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Naruodoma' Boys Love Digital Manga Gets Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge January 21, 2015 at 09:26 PM Naruodoma The release of the first print collection of Kometokaite Meter's digital manga series Narudoma is set to land in a couple of...

Complementing their recent batch of screenshots for Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea, Koei Tecmo Europe have also shared a few English trailers for the JRPG. Each of these six videos focus on a different event or specific gameplay eleme...

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on January 21, 2015 at 11:11 am | In CULTURE | No Comments Well, it didn't take long. The threat by IS to execute two Japanese hostages, Haruna Yukawa and Kenji Goto, in retaliation to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's pledge to help...

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