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January 25, 2015, 1:30 AM
January 25, 2015, 1:30 AM
RocketNews24 Scott Wilson

Whether our parents like it or not, food is an art form. Playing with food is awesome, and we've seen some spectacular examples of shaved-ice masterpieces, printed designs onto food, or corgi omelets. But if you've been looking for a quick, easy a...

Liberta, a company that specializes in beauty and skincare products, is launching a line of cosplayer-targeted facial cosmetics called COSCOS. Aimed specifically at cosplayers, the line-up currently includes four items: HD foundation, setting powd...

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The third batch of actors on costume have finally been unveiled for the upcoming live action Naruto musical, and they include two of the series most recognizable villains as well as the character considered one of the greatest perverts in anime.

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In 2014, Dr. Shuji Nakamura, along with two other scientists, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics for his work in creating bright blue LEDs. In 1993, Nakamura held only a master's degree and worked with just one lab assistant for a small manuf...


Fanart Friday returns, bidding a fond farewell to our current office as we move into a bigger space. Last week, we took a trip through the filmography of Production I. G, but this week we turned to you, the readers (something we kinda do every wee...

These rankings are based on the results gathered from people recording anime using the Sony Torne devices on their PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PC, and PSVita. Here are Sony's Top 20 anime from the Winter 2015 anime season: 20) Dog Days 3 19) Kam...

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The official Toei YouTube channel has posted the announcement video of the Ressha Sentai ToQGer Returns V-Cinema, which will be released on June 24th. The V-Cinema is 45 minutes long and the Blu-ray/DVD comes with the following special features an...

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Nippon Columbia has opened their official Shuriken Sentai Ninninger music page. The page unveiled the cover of the single and posted samples of the show's opening and ending themes. Ninninger Opening Theme Sample [LISTEN IT HERE]Ninninger Ending T...

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Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterun Da – Commercial + Official Visual The first commercial for the upcoming Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterun Da film has been released at Noitamina. This commercial gives us a small glimpse of the main character of the upcoming mo...


Earlier this month, Crunchyroll teased an original upcoming creative collaboration with Japanese artist Hiroyuki Takahashi, whose work is supercharged with the influence of anime, manga, and the wild energy of the Tokyo music scene.

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Cupitron – Battery Cupitron's new single Battery (バッテリー) will be released on February 11. It is the 2nd single from Cupitron. The idol group performes techno pop songs. The MV has been unveiled. The CD is produced by Tobeta Bajune.


Animated programming block Toonami has announced a new shorter schedule, rolled out starting this week. Toonami co-creator Jason DeMarco explained on Twitter: " fans- so I don't get inundated, yes we are being shortened due to ratings.

Japan Animator Expo, the project of weekly anime shorts from Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara and the media company Dwango, began streaming the full 10th short titled "Yamadeloid" on Friday. Takashi Horiuchi (Boku wa Ō-sama) and Masahiro Emoto (Trigun:...

E-commerce and digital publishing company Degica released MAGES' Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds PlayStation Vita game on PC via Steam on Friday. The game launched on PS Vita in North America on August 5.

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On January 23rd, 2015, the official website for the anime adaptation of widely acclaimed mangaka Takahashi Rumiko's manga, Kyoukai no Rinne, began streaming first promotional video for the anime on Friday.

Anime about Tokyo college club's chit-chat follows Kami-Usagi Rope shorts The TOHO Cinemas chain will screen Anime-gatari (literally, Anime-chat), its second original short anime project, during intermissions.

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Producer Katsuhiro Harada shared a first look at Pokkén Tournament's arcade system today, and also shared a look at the controller that will be used to play the game.   During the livestream, Harada first reiterated that Pokkén Tournament isn't go...

The future of Namie Amuro's career has come into question from music industry insiders now that the singer is being managed by an Avex label.

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

Get ready to buy all your anime needs with this new stylish credit card.  Japanese credit card company Mitsubishi UFJ NICOS have announced that they will be producing a special line of credit cards themed after Sunrise's popular idol anime Love Live!

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Out next month in Japan is God Eater 2: Rage Burst. The latest round of screenshots show the new blood arts attacks and special duty missions. According to gaming site Gematsu: "A new system where highly difficult missions occasionally occur.

Three new combatants have entered the arena for upcoming Pokemon fighting game "Pokken Tournament": Pikachu, Suicune and Gardevoir – bound to get eager Pokemon enthusiasts excited for its release. More details about gameplay also surfaced, such as...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

When you look at them a certain way, huggy pillows with pictures of cute anime girls on them are kind of creepy. Well, actually, they're creepy in several ways, but for right now, let's limit our discussion to one way in particular.


Atlus had a couple of Etrian Mystery Dungeon updates to share earlier today, including a look at the dungeon-crawler's Protector class. See a sample of the battle tank class, which boasts high DEF stats and a tower shield, along with some giveaway...

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Famitsu has released the first ever gameplay footage of the next installment of Senran Kagura, Senran Kagura Estival Versus, showing off the game's visual upgrades which meld together traditional 2D animated cutscenes with 3D bust-'em-up action, t...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Maiden Japan Acquires First 'Patlabor' Anime Feature Posted by Chris Beveridge January 22, 2015 at 03:10 PM Maiden Japan had a quiet year in 2014 and while it may be similar in 2015, they're going to give us something very anticipated in May.

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Here's a guide to the Shuriken Sentai Ninninger episodes that will air in February. The said series will premiere in the said month. Story 1 - Shuriken Sentai, Departure! (2/15)The descendants of the Last Ninja, Takaharu, Fuka, Yakumo, Matsuo, and...

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Sword Art Online: Lost Song will throw you into a new continent called Svartalfheim, where you'll fight dragons, golems, and all kinds of new monsters. Here's a look at how you'll fight off foes and stay safe in ALO.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Baby Steps' Anime Episode count Set As New Actors Sign On Posted by Chris Beveridge January 23, 2015 at 06:29 PM After getting the date firmed up earlier this week for the second season of Baby Steps, now some new casting information has arrive.

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD – HD & PSP Comparison A new video has released from Square Enix for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, the HD remake of the 2011 Playstation title that only released in Japan, where the HD remake is releasing internationally.

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With Bandai's very first Love Live! SH FiguArts articulated figure, Honoka Kousaka, already about to be released this February, Bandai has announced that the bubbly school idol will be backed by her two best friends, Umi Sonoda and Kotori Minami.

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