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April 18, 2015, 10:00 AM
April 18, 2015, 10:00 AM

Vocalist and guitarist of band Flower Flower and former solo singer YUI announced on Friday that she has married a man outside of the show business industry, and is currently pregnant. As a message to her fans, she wrote, My partner is someone out...

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Some believe that our fate is written in the stars. Do you believe in things such as astrology and divination? We have no idea in what way the celestial bodies influence our fate, but we do know of something related to stars and planets and moons…...

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Recently, we shared five tips for extra-yummy curry rice with our dear readers, because we believe that everyone should be able to enjoy the very best of this mildly spicy, sweet and hearty Japanese comfort food the right way.

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Spring is in the air and with the new season comes new anime. With many of the new spring anime already premiering last week, Sony has announced the initial Tornado Rankings for this new season, basing it on which anime series were recorded using ...

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VAMPS, the Japanese rock band formed by HYDE (L'Arc~en~Ciel) and K. A. Z (Oblivion Dust), kicked off their latest U. S. tour on April 8th to promote the international edition of their latest release, BLOODSUCKERS.


Along with the news that the second live-action Attack on Titan will premiere September 19th as Attack on Titan End of the World, a second trailer for the project, directed by tokusatsu guru Shinji Higuchi, has started to make the rounds.


Today, YUI revealed some important updates about her personal life on her band FLOWER FLOWER's official blog. She is is now married and pregnant. YUI's new husband is a non-celebrity man. It was not revealed when she married or how far into her pr...

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CLAMP's unforgettable manga series, Cardcaptor Sakura, has definitely touched the lives of many of today's women when they were growing up as kids. Now, Japanese fashion brand, Sukiyaki, is teaming up with the magical girl series for a new fashion...

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'Noragami' Manga Getting Anime Bundled Episode Posted by Chris Beveridge April 17, 2015 at 02:53 PM Noragami Volume 1 Everything is coming up sweet for Adachitoka's manga series Noragami these days. After the surprise that a second season is in th...


Next week's chapter of Death Note illustrator Takeshi Obata's school lawyer manga Gakkyu Hotei is set to reveal that a Death Note TV drama is being developed. Broadcast is planned for July, but other details, such any whether any of the cast from ...

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'Seven Deadly Sins' Manga Getting Bundled Anime Episode Posted by Chris Beveridge April 17, 2015 at 03:20 PM Seven Deadly Sins Nakaba Suzuki's manga series The Seven Deadly Sins isn't done with the anime world just yet as a new OVA is being solici...

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Next year, the Mana series will celebrate its 25th anniversary, and Square Enix producers Masaru Oyamada and Yusuke Suda spoke with Famitsu about some of the plans they have for the series. The last time we saw a main-numbered Mana game, it was Da...

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According to a magazine print, SHAFT says the ridiculously delayed Kizumonogatari is premiering for real this time, really, and they've got an exact date picked out and everything - February 30th, 2016.

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Square Enix recently announced Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness, an upcoming title that is being developed by tri-Ace, and will have more of a Star Ocean 3 vibe to it. Famitsu shares more details on the story and setting, starting with th...

Apr 13, 12:00 anime This week's releases. Plus, space adventures, harems, and the end of the world with She, The Ultimate Weapon, Space Pirate Mito, and Student Council's Discretion. ― Jump to this week's reviews: She, The Ultimate Weapon (Saikano...

*CUE TO GROSS SOBBING* BELL x HESTIA IS THE BEST. Seriously, I can't get over it. It was so beautiful and emotional to watch. The beautiful thing about their relationship is that they are team. Bell needs someone to have faith in him, especially d...

[LIVE REPORT] Girugamesh Plays Three Consecutive Shows in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Shanghai Girugamesh went on their "girugamesh 2014-2015 tour "gravitation"" Asia add-on shows including Taiwan, Hong Kong and Shanghai, on April 10.

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It was recently reported that actor Kinya Aikawa (birth name Toshiaki Igawa) passed away recently. He was 80 years old. Aikawa is best known as the official Japanese voice actor of actor Jack Lemmon. Outside of dubbing foreign films, he is the voi...


FUNimation has announced that 009 Re: Cyborg is set to be released in a Blu-ray combo pack on July 28th, and that a first run limited edition will feature a bonus 44 page interview and data booklet featuring a discussion with the Cyborg 009 update...

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Good Smile Company and Piapro have finally opened this year's Snow Miku 2016 design contest, and it is open to everyone, even the people living outside of Japan. Last year, Good Smile Company and Piapro have decided that Hokkaido winter plants was...

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With most of the details previously set for the theatrical run for Haiyore! Nyaruko-san F, it's really just down to the advertising at this point to get things out there. And Avex Pictures is doing just that, showing off the tickets and the variou...


It has been confirmed that the live-action film adaptation of Akimi Yoshida's awards-winning manga Umimachi Diary (Seaside Town Diary) is chosen as one of the competition titles for the 68th Cannes Film Festival.

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Tweet Pin It YANAKIKU are a female vocal duo formed in 2012. Their mission is to share the wonders of Japan with the world. The group consists of the exotic and electrifying YANA and the overload of cuteness KIKU.

North American anime publisher Sentai Filmworks have today confirmed they now hold rights to the anime Vampire Hunter D. The first in a series of films adapted from the light novels written by Hideyuki Kikuchi between 1983 and the present day, Vam...

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YouTube user k2eizo posted his video review of the DX Shift Speed Prototype from the Kamen Rider Drive TV series. This Shift Car is distributed in limited quantities.

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Japan Airlines (JAL), Japan's flag carrier, is participating in the Niconico Chokaigi 2015 event which will be held in Chiba's Makuhari Messe later this month. To further promote their participation at the event, several JAL flight attendants donn...

The staggering popularity of KyoAni's Hibike Euphonium has made itself evident as devoted otaku once again rush to reveal the real life locations present in the anime's latest episode, continuing to do wonders for local tourism.

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So last week I saw a series that made me "D'aw" more times than a litter of puppies. It was a neat twist, the characters were great, and it was a great watch. However, now that we're past the novelty factor, is episode two any good?

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