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January 17, 2013, 6:00 PM
January 17, 2013, 6:00 PM

Toei Animation announced today that the most recent and successful anime film One Piece Film Z will be released in five Asian countries soon; Taiwan on January 25th, Singapore on February 1st, Hong Kong on February 14th, and followed by Thailand a...

US$39. 99 suit from Chinese retailer alongside Super Sentai, Mario, Nyanko, more Chinese cosplay and dress retailer Milanoo is selling a Lycra Spandex Totoro costume on its website. There are no signs that the item is an official product.

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Bandai Namco Kids started streaming the first promo for the latest Kamen Rider game for the PlayStation 3, Kamen Rider Battride War (仮面ライダー バトライド・ウォー). The game is slated for May release. Available Kamen Riders in the game are from Kuuga to Wizard.

It is confirmed that the official site for Kon Satoshi's last anime film Yume-Miru Kikai (Dreaming Machine) has been disappeared since the end of last year. (http://yume-robo. com/). The official blog is still alive, but nothing has been posted si...

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Dengeki PlayStation has a scoop about Disgaea Dimension 2 where King Laharl one day wakes up and becomes a girl. Introducing Laharl-chan!     You can see 2P Etna in the screenshot at the bottom. She’s the Etna character who looks blue.

Music channel m-on announced today that they will air a special program to coincide with the release of V6's 12 original album, Oh! My! Goodness! , to be released on February 20th. The program is called "V6 Music Video Encyclopedia" and will be a ...

 Calling is the theme song for Last Hope ,starring member Aiba MasakiRating for the first episode is 14.

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For days now Beijing has been suffering from a prolonged spell of the worst air pollution in the city’s history, a crisis so bad that it has been dubbed the “airpocalypse”. The air has been classified as hazardous to human health and has already s...

A photo of a topless Tomomi Kasai being fondled from behind by a young boy could prove to be costly for KodanshaThe publisher embroiled in a scandal over an “inappropriate” photo of a member pop group AKB48 may face a host of problems,...

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Last night, we reported a Jump magazine reveal of Lumina, a new character in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, as well as two of Lightning’s customizable outfits—Dark Muse and Lonely Soul. You can read about them here and take a look at them ...

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Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen will be available in Japan on April 25. The release date comes from a Famitsu live stream which showed a new trailer for the expanded game.   Players will be able to fight new monsters such as the Greater Goblin, Goblin...

Its been snowing in Japan a lot and we got a load of snow around the Yokohama and Tokyo area. Tokyo had 8cm of snow while Yokohama had 14cm. Some places in Japan got 40cm of snow within 24 hours. Many flights were cancelled and trains grounded to ...

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Famitsu has more information about Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. The magazine introduced Lumina who looks like Serah, but with a little bit of a gothic lolita style. Lumina appears to know where Lightning is headed.

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Unofficial Sentai Akibaranger Cafe Delusion Base Opens In Japan Today Opening in Tokyo today for a one month celebration all of things Super Sentai is the “Unofficial Sentai Akibaranger Cafe Delusion Base“, a Sentai themed cafe.

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Killer Is Dead is the upcoming action game from the folks behind No More Heroes and Killer7. The game follows 35 year-old Mondo Zappa, a suit-wearing executioner responsible for taking out heinous criminals with a katana.

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It's flu season. Time to either protect yourself from getting sick, or, if you are already sick, prevent your illness from spreading to others. Hence, sickness masks. But not everyone who wears sickness masks are, well, sick!

Idol sci-fi anime to get digital release soon with home video release later this year The North American anime licensing company Sentai Filmworks announced on Wednesday that it has licensed the 26-episode AKB0048 television anime series.

Hatsune Miku's KEI designs story of robots waging war long after humans' extinction The first commercial for the Straight Title Robot Anime (Chokkyū Hyōdai Robot Anime) television series began streaming on niconico on Tuesday.

This pretty much seals the deal on those Operation Rainfall games as far as getting them to North America goes, right? XSEED Games announced plans today to publish Pandora's Tower on Nintendo Wii this spring, so set aside some time to finally dig ...

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Yahoo TV reports that the upcoming Power Rangers season, Power Rangers Megaforce will premiere on February 2nd, at 1 p. m/12c on Nickelodeon. Above image shows the rangers, with RoboKnight. The team is made up of Troy (Red), Jake (Black), Noah (Bl...

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Grasshopper Manufacture’s next title, Killer is Dead, puts you in the shoes of Mondo Zappa, a 35 year old chap from America who just joined the executioners. Zappa’s job is to kill other killers and people who have committed heinous crimes.

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