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March 31, 2015, 10:30 PM
March 31, 2015, 10:30 PM

Idol super-group AKB48 and pop culture phenomenon Yo-Kai Watch have teamed up to form a collaboration band: NyaaKB with Tsuchinoko Panda. The seven members of AKB48 that are participating in this cross-over are Haruka Shimazaki, Jurina Matsui, Sak...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Even though the manga that started it all ended last November, there's been no shortage of things for fans of ninja franchise Naruto to enjoy since then. In addition to new episodes of the continuing TV anime adaptation, there's been an animated m...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Steins;Gate' Anime & Game Sequel Formally Announced Posted by Chris Beveridge March 30, 2015 at 02:24 PM After the success of the 2011 anime series Steins;Gate, which spawned a theatrical film as well, it's no surprise that we'd eventually get a ...

Sponsored links March was a huge month for releases! AKB48's "Green Flash" dominated the Oricon for the first 2 weeks, earning them their 20th consecutive million-selling single. SKE48 and NMB48 released their singles simultaneously on the last da...

Aniplex began streaming a preview for the first episode of the Plastic Memories anime on Monday. The episode will be titled, "Hajimete no Partner" (First Partner. ) Plastic Memories Ep. 1 Preview by pKjd Michiru: Hello!

A new key visual for the upcoming anime adaptation of Nagaru Tanigawa and Puyo's The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-Chan (The Vanishing of Nagato Yuki-Chan) has been revealed in the May issue of NyanType magazine.

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

The official website of the Aldnoah. Zero anime has announced after the countdown timer that there will be a special event being held slated to be held on June 21st this year, which will feature the main cast of the anime in attendance.

Oshima also singing "Anpanman Taisō" for the film The official website of the next film in the Anpanman anime franchise, Soreike! Anpanman: Miija to Mahō no Lamp (Do It! Anpanman: Miija and the Magic Lamp), announced on Tuesday that the film has c...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This past Saturday, Frieza held a meet-and-greet at a shopping mall in Shiga Prefecture, Japan to promote the upcoming Dragon Ball Z movie. A Frieza cosplayer showed up and things got awkward. Not awkward in a bad way!

Siliconera Ishaan

On March 19th, Square Enix released Final Fantasy Type-0 HD in Japan. As reported last week, the game sold 92,094 copies on the PlayStation. In their weekly supplementary report, Japanese sales tracker Media Create mentions that both versions of t...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Ushio & Tora' Gets New Key Anime Visual, Cast Additions Posted by Chris Beveridge March 30, 2015 at 03:31 PM It's been mostly quiet since we got word that Ushio & Tora was getting an anime adaptation (again), but now the official site got a touch...


Crunchyroll will be continuing selected simulcasts this Spring, starting with the acquisition of the sequel to surprise Fall season hit I Can't Understand What My Husband is Saying 2nd Thread. The series will be available to all Crunchyroll users ...

The official cast for the vocaloid-inspired live-action movie Nou Shou Sakuretsu Girl (Spinal Fluid Explosion Girl) has been announced on the official website by the film director Yuichi Abe (The Prince of Tennis, Kikujiro and Saki).

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Chi's Sweet Home' Manga Resuming In Japan Posted by Chris Beveridge March 30, 2015 at 05:30 PM Chi's Sweet Home After going on hiatus back in July 2014, Kanata Konami is set to return to Chi's Sweet Home.

Siliconera Sato

As part of a new mixed media franchise, Valkyrie Drive: Bhikkhuni is an upcoming PlayStation Vita title by Senran Kagura series producer Kenichiro Takaki. It involves girls transforming into weapons and costume breaks.

The Fandom Post Geordi Demorest

What they say: A dog named Matt has a serious sexual problem. He decided to visit a detective agency known that there is a most beautiful woman in town. The Review: Content: Machspeed, an annoying hyperactive detective shark and his companions for...

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

YOSHIKI / X JAPAN YOSHIKI has announced that he will be expanding his activities into a whole new field. He will be a guest speaker at New Economy Summit 2015 on April 8th. He will be appearing in a conversation with former US Ambassador to Japan,...

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on March 31, 2015 at 9:53 am | In LIFESTYLE | No Comments Taco Bell is returning to Japan. Its first new branch will open in Shibuya in the Dogenzaka area on April 21st. Of course, Taco Bell has been a mainstay of U.


We have some extended footage of the fifth set of free Dragon Quest Heroes DLC thanks to V-Jump. The 16-minute video brings Shoko Nakagawa—AKA Shokotan, who voices Alena from DQIV in Heroes—along for a battle against The Great Demon Lord Zoma from...

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The "Project to Pierce the Moon With the Spear of Longinus" crowdfunding campaign opened an English page for international backers. Backers not residing in Japan can select rewards in the 5,000 and 50,000 yen tiers, including having your name insc...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Acquires 'The Labyrinth of Grisaia' & 'The Eden of Grisaia' Anime Licenses Posted by Chris Beveridge March 30, 2015 at 02:05 PM HOUSTON, March 30, 2015 – Sentai Filmworks is proud to announce its latest acquisitions, The Labyrinth...

A new key visual for the upcoming second anime adaptation of Wataru Watari and Ponkan8's Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU) light novel series, Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru.

Yowamushi Pedal: Grande Road - 24 (End) and Series Review For all that there are myriad qualities that can make an anime great, there's just no substitute for sincerity. I'll say up-front that I expected this finale to be an emotional one.

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Bandai Namco Games and Arc System Works has unveiled new screenshots from the Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butouden game for the 3DS. The images revealed some Assist Characters. The game features 100 characters, with some of them being assist characters.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Japan's spring TV season is just about to start, and that means a new crop of anime with their premiers just days away. One of the most hotly anticipated titles is The Heroic Legend of Arslan. Based on a the series of novels from celebrated author...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

A Zelda game delayed is better than Nintendo releasing a bad Zelda game. I will never say that I have played them all. No. But the Zelda games I have played were perfect, though some of them are quite difficult for a semi-casual gamer like me.

Tweet Pin It Release Date: March 11, 2015 Track Listing Stay With Me A New Departure Kasokudo Stay With Me (Instrumental) A New Departure (Instrumental) Kasokudo (Instrumental) Say Long Goodbye – Vocal Only for Remix – Review In January of 2015 To...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

FUNimation Sets Sakura-con West Coast Anime Dub Premieres Posted by Chris Beveridge March 30, 2015 at 03:34 PM FUNimation's getting some good stuff ready for the convention circuit this coming weekend as their west coast appearance at Sakura-con w...

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