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February 27, 2015, 5:30 AM
February 27, 2015, 5:30 AM

New series for the hit character lines Alpacasso, Pote Usa Loppy, and more were recently announced at a presentation by Amuse. The series announced at the presentation will be released between April and July.

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Tokyu Hands is known for its amazing array of goods. From bicycles to Kabuki face masks and everything in between, this is a company that's built their brand with a focus on providing unique and innovative Japanese products to the local and intern...

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Do you ever get a little down in the dumps immediately following a major holiday? The day after Christmas, for example, many people miss the goodwill and excitement they felt just 24 hours before. That's how we're feeling right now, since we've go...


The album cover photo for Nogizaki46's March 18 release, "INOCHIWA UTSUKUSHI", was released. This will be the group's eleventh single. ◆"INOCHIWA UTSUKUSHI" album cover photoLife is beautiful and important, yet fleeting.

At long last, the newest Hello! Project has a name! First announced at Hello! Project's January 2 winter concert, the group consists of 8 former Hello Pro Kenshuusei: Rio Fujii, Ayano Hamaura, Ayaka Hirose, Rei Inoue, Minami Nomura, Rena Ogawa, Na...


If you’ve got kids who love anime, you might want to dress them up in these stylish Evangelion duds, straight out of kids’ clothes store StompStamp. Fashion brand GeeWhiz and StompStamp are working together to create a special line of ...

The official website for the TV anime adaptation of Cucuri's escape game app Vampire Holmes announced the cast for the series on Thursday: Director, producer, singer-songwriter, and original creator of the game Yoshinobu Sena as Holmes Nobunaga Sh...

Wear Your Glasses in Style with Sword Art Online Character Glasses A collaboration between Aichi-based glasses/contact lens company Nihon Optical and popular anime series Sword Art Online launched today, titled "Sword Art Online PC Frame Produced ...

This year's 14th issue of Shueisha's Shonen Jump magazine will be announcing on Monday that Kotori Koiwai (Renge Miyauchi from Non Non Biyori) will join the cast of the second season anime adaptation of Naoshi Komi's Nisekoi manga as Fuu.

Illustrator Shiro Amano posted on Twitter on Tuesday that his Kingdom Hearts II manga will end in the 10th volume. Amano added that he will end the manga in its serialized form in the issue that will ship in May.


Launched this month, the latest Sword Art Online smartphone game is Progress Link.  Unlike last year's Code Register, which brought together SAO, ALO, and GGO, the new Mobage based game is strictly ALO-based.

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Sony is holding a contest from February 24 to April 26, with the opportunity to win a special PlayStation 4 cover plate that features art from both the Dragon Quest and Final Fantasy series. The cover plate's design features a Slime (a traditional...

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The official website of Dengeki G's magazine has revealed a new image teasing a new massive announcement regarding their Love Live! franchise. A new image was released featuring a new anime character in a new uniform with the words "Help, Love Live!

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To promote the upcoming Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin I: Blue-eyed Casval movie, which will hit Japanese and Southeast Asian cinemas this February 28, the Red Comet himself has found a very unlikely ally, the unofficial mascot character of Funabas...

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Fans of the winter 2015 anime series Testament of New Sister Devil that's streaming will get a chance to experience more of it next year in a different form as Seven Seas Entertainment has picked up the rights to the manga.

The tender succubus of notable illustrator Soushi Hirose's original art series "Black Arts Keeper" has become the inspiration for the newest ero-figure from Embrace Japan, sitting atop her perch and possessing a scanty and devilishly optional top ...


The official website for Bushiroad's Detective Opera Milky Holmes franchise confirmed today that a project for a possible anime film has been launched. It was officially revealed in a special edition of "Miru Miru Milky," the live-broadcasting pro...

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Jack Bauer, played by Hollywood actor Kiefer Sutherland, is one of the most well-known fictional spies in the world thanks to his TV series, 24. Now, imagine him getting a manga make-over? And the one doing that is none other than Fairy Tail and R...

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A brand new video has been revealed for the recently announced OVA of Manta Aisora and Koin's Haiyore! Nyaruko-san (Nyaruko: Crawling with Love) light novel series, Haiyore! Nyaruko-san F. The video previews the main theme songs of the anime, the ...

Release Date: January 21st, 2015 Track Listing: Disc 1 Anata Nashi de wa Ikite Yukenai Fighting Pose wa Date ja Nai! Piriri to Yukou! Happiness ~Koufuku Kangei! ~ Koi no Jubaku Special Generation Nanchuu Koi wo Yatteruu YOU KNOW?


Bandai Namco recently launched a teaser site for a game called Ray Gigant, which it turns out is a dungeon-crawling PS Vita RPG from developer Experience. The reveal comes from this week's issue of Dengeki PlayStation, which lists it for a summer ...

Giving fighting game fans another option of which game to hone their skills in, Aksys Games have confirmed that their English localized release of Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late is now available for purchase on the PlayStation 3.


Character design in the KanColle browser game is split between over 20 artists with mobile game and light novel illustrator Kujou Ichiso on Shiratsuyu, Shigure, Murasame, Yuudachi, Taigei/Ryuuhou and Harusame.

Urawa no Usagi-chan Air Date, Character Designs and Staff Unveiled It was revealed on the official website for the original anime, Urawa no Usagi-chan, that it will premiere on April 9, 2015. The anime will be airing every Thursdays, 1:35 am on TV...

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Seven Seas Acquires 'Jitsu wa Watashi wa' Manga Posted by Chris Beveridge February 25, 2015 at 03:45 PM The timing is good with this one for Seven Seas Entertainment as they've acquired the manga property Jitsu wa Watashi wa, which they'll be loca...


GLAY's 9-location, 17-show Japan arena tour for 20,000 people, titled "GLAY ARENA TOUR 2014-2015 Miracle Music Hunt", came to an end at Miyagi Sekisui Heim Super Arena on the 22nd. ◆GLAY - photo GLAY hyped up this tour with a flashy set, 360º seat...

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The latest issue of Televi-kun magazine has officially unveiled Kamen Rider Drive Type Formula! But that's not all, we finally see Medic's Roidmude form! Kamen Rider Drive transforms into this form using the Shift Formula.

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  Dragon Quest Heroes is coming to North America and Europe, Square Enix announced this morning. The action RPG is developed by Koei Tecmo and OmegaForce, the studio behind the Warriors series of games, and will be published by Square Enix.

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Hare Nochi Kitto Nanohana Biyori might very well be the most significant eroge of the decade because it has just brought out a tapestry that takes loli fanfare to new grounds – a loli without any pants.

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'Seraph of the End' Anime Gets Additional Casting, Premiere Date Posted by Chris Beveridge February 25, 2015 at 04:25 PM There hasn't been too much news out of the spring 2015 series Seraph of the End in the month of February, but they're closing ...

The final iteration of Dead or Alive 5 has wasted no time in attempting to milk its "last chance" for all its worth as yet another new set of DLC costumes has surfaced, this time focusing on a deadly ninja theme and disregarding more sexually expl...

release / Kis-My-Ft2 Kis-My-Ft2 has announced they will be releasing their first single of the year, "Kiss魂 / Kiss tamashii" on 3/25. The unit sold 436,000 copies of their latest release "Thank youじゃん! / Thank you jan!

Kiseijuu: Sei no Kakuritsu - 20 Well, damn. Make no mistake about it: that was a fucking bloodbath.   Eminently predictable, yes, but pretty shocking just the same.   And it felt like it lasted about five minutes, there was so little time to breathe.

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