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Testifying to the significance of Monty Oum, the New York Times have published both an obituary and an arts section article on the animator's tragic death at age 33.  His colleagues at Rooster Teeth have also shared a special tribute to the artist...

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The library of Dragon Ball Z games is so large that, if stacked end to end, is likely to stretch all the way to the moon--that is, if someone hadn’t blown it up. Each game follows the same script from the series, allowing you to play as Goku...

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

Tweet Pin It Ayaka Morikawa, member of pop idol group AKB48, announced her intentions to depart the group in a shocking announcement during their theater performance in downtown Tokyo on February 3rd. Morikawa, who joined AKB48 in 2010 as an 11th ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

You know, where you can frolic with foxes. Opened in 1990 and located in Miyagi Prefecture, "Zao Fox Village" is a sanctuary home to over a hundred free-roaming foxes, including the silver fox and the platinum fox as well as the Japanese red fox.

Company will handle all merchandise related to the anime Viz Media announced on Thursday that it has been named the North American master merchandise licensee for the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure anime series.

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Ehime girls' rock unit Hime Kyun Fruit Can have collaborated with their local mascot Barysan to form "Barykyun" and have released the MV for the new unit's single "Koi no BRKN" (release date: February 11).

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

The series hasn't even started yet but rumors of a sixth member for the Ninninger have started to spread like it was peanut butter on bread. As. . .

RocketNews24 KK Miller

We see a lot of unusual things here at RocketNews24, coming in all shapes and sizes, but there is always a little squeal in our hearts when we find a miniature version of…anything. We've talked about mini-bonsai, mini-theater seats, mini-books, mi...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Spring Anime 'Yamada And The Seven Witches' Gets Episode Count Posted by Chris Beveridge February 5, 2015 at 01:25 PM Details about the spring 2015 anime adaptation of the manga Yamada And The 7 Witches continues to trickle in, sometimes but less ...

The Winter edition of this year's Wonder Festival will be held at Makuhari Messe Hall in Chiba on February 8, 2015, and Kotobukiya has decided to tease fans with what they'll be revealing at the Wonder Festival 2015 Winter this year.

Siliconera Ishaan

  Square Enix have released a new trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, and it contains a few new scenes from the upcoming demo of Final Fantasy XV.   Additionally, Square have confirmed that the demo, titled Final Fantasy XV -Episode Duscae- will ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With just a few days until the second set of the classic Sailor Moon series come out on DVD/BD combo form with the new English language adaptation, Viz Media has dropped a new two minute clip from the work.

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Deadline reported that the live-action Robotech film now has new producers and a writer! Robotech is an adaptation of 3 different mecha anime titles. Warner Brothers-based producers Hollywood Gang's Gianni Nunnari (The Departed, 300), and Mark Can...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

The South Korean government recently released a video warning the general pubic about the dangers of video game addition. The 25-second ad, which has already been edited and re-released following complaints about its content, shows the ways in whi...

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New 'Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju' Anime Casting Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge February 5, 2015 at 04:25 PM Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju After making the announcement about a month ago about the TV anime adaptation of Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinj...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Forget pretending! Especially when you can throw kamehamehas against a giant screen with nifty graphics and sound effects. Starting this week in Shibuya, there's a Dragon Ball Xenoverse promo in Tokyo.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

New 'Tokyo Ghoul √A' Anime Second Phase Promo Arrives Posted by Chris Beveridge February 5, 2015 at 05:21 PM Marvelous Entertainment is doing some more of the heavy lifting in promoting their winter 2015 season with Tokyo Ghoul √A.

With great intention, 7-Eleven Japan is selling heart-shaped chocolate steamed buns for Valentine's Day. Priced at just 100 yen (about US$0. 85) after tax, the buns are made with Belgian chocolate and fresh Hokkaido cream, finished with a rich, sm...

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Here's the 13th episode of Kamen Rider Drive english subbed by Over-Time. In this episode entitled "Why wont my brother put on the. . .

This year's 10th issue of Kodansha's Morning magazine is publishing the last chapter of Jinsei Kataoka and Tomohiro Maekawa's Livingstone manga on Thursday. The fourth and final compiled volume will ship on April 23.

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ONE OK ROCK played an invite-only concert in Okinawa on February 1 (Sunday). The band played 14 songs, including new songs, in front of 800 premium ticket holders. The show was presented by Space Shower TV under the concept of "living music, on yo...

Scandalous transfer student Marika of Nisekoi dons her stylish bikini as demonstrated in Beach Queen form by Wave – the 15. 5cm tall Marika will hit the beach come the sunny month of July. Marika can be pre-ordered now.

During the Love Live! School Idol Project's 5th anniversary µ's Go→Go! LoveLive! 2015 ~Dream Sensation~ concert which was held at Saitama Super Arena on January 31 and February 1, fans were lucky enough to experience µ's songs performed by the µ's...

Siliconera Sato

We previously saw what Edea from Bravely Default has been up to in the upcoming sequel, Bravely Second, but it still wasn't clear whether she'll be a playable character or not. In the latest live stream by Square Enix and Dengeki, Square confirmed...

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The Hollywood Reporter revealed that production company Animal Logic Entertainment (Happy Feet, The Lego Movie) and Tezuka Productions are collaborating for a live-action Astro Boy film. Serving as executive producers are Animal Logic's Jason Lust...

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With DVD and Blu-ray releases scheduled for March 3rd, Sentai Filmworks has announced the English dub cast for Outbreak Company, the anime adaptation of Ichirō Sakaki (Chaika, Scrapped Princess) light novel series about an otaku who becomes a miss...

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Madman Entertainment acquired the home video and streaming rights for the original Sailor Moon series (and Crystal) back in November 2014. They've now set an April 15th, 2015 release date for the first set to come out, DVD only, priced at $49.

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America's Loudwire magazine's "2014 Most Devoted Fans" ranking will end at 9:00 am February 3 (EST) / 11:00 pm Japan time. When BARKS revealed the rankings on January 12, X JAPAN was at the No. 1 spot.

Siliconera Sato

One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 features a bunch of allies and enemies of the Mugiwara Pirates, and Bandai Namco's batch of videos shows Zoro, Nami, Enel, and Crocodile in action.   The "Pirate Hunter Zoro" is shown using all kinds abilities from his...

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