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May 5, 2015, 11:00 AM
May 5, 2015, 11:00 AM
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Atlus revealed the latest trailer for Persona 5 a few months ago, and while we're still waiting on more details, Sony shared a look at some screenshots and tidbits on the story of the game. Persona 5 tells the story of an exciting adventure and gr...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

5 minutes ago - 4:00 PM on 05. 04. 2015 Senior Editor Stay thirsty, my heroes It's been a year since Kanpai Senshi After V quenched our thirst for a fun Sentai parody show. While the series wasn't on the same level as Akibaranger, the main thing t...


The Japan Animator Expo showcase of shorts presented by Dwango and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara has announced that its 20th will be helmed by Evangelion mecha designer Ikuto Yamashita.

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The official website of the anime adaptation of Hiroshi Hiroyama's Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya manga series has that the upcoming Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 2wei Herz! anime will begin its broadcast this Summer on July 24 on Tokyo MX.

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In Japan, there are some seiyuus who don't seem to age at all. One fine example is none other that Yukari Tamura (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha's Nanoha Takamachi) who does not look 39 at all! Microsoft's 'How Old do I Look?


The 2020 Summer Olympics is set to be held in Tokyo and although far off, it's still managing to create buzz. Goo Rankings has conducted a study collecting data to get a sense of who the Japanese public want to perform at the opening ceremony.

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Here's the promo video for the DX Ninja Star Burger & DX Star Sword Gun, part of the Starninger Henshin Series from Shuriken Sentai. . .

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Bandai Namco has not officially announced Tales of Zestiria for PlayStation 4, but an upgraded port might be in the works. Best Buy, which may have leaked a retail version of Shovel Knight earlier, now lists Tales of Zestiria for PS3 and PS4.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

A new promotional video has been revealed for the Chaos Dragon anime project at the ongoing Machi Asobi event. The new video introduces the main premise of the upcoming anime and also introduces the main characters.


Banpresto is releasing a new Kamen Rider Drive figure to serve as a prize in Japanese arcades. The "Kamen Rider Drive Type Speed" figure is 21 centimeters (8. 27 inches) tall and is part of the D-SOLID HEROES series.

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Plastic Memories has put up a promotional poster for its first Blu-ray volume - racy and unexpectedly inappropriate are a couple of words to describe most Blu-ray artworks, but not this splendid one. In a world where lolis can readily be found und...

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The official website of the Ace of Diamond: Second Season TV anime announced on Tuesday that Akira Ishida (Slayers' Xelloss, Persona 3 the Movie #3 Falling Down's Makoto) will play the character Hisashi Watanabe in the series.

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While the game for Android is holding the #1 rank at AniGema. jp's store, people are starting to notice that leading animebloggers ignore the series (currently simulcast at Crunchy). Here's one suggestion why: I stopped watching the first season w...


Good news for fans of Saekano - How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend: the anime adaptation of Fumiaki Maruto's light novel series will continue with a sequel series. The official Saekano web site confirms the announcement of the sequel series here.

Original adult visual novel with designs by Shuffle! , Akikan! 's Suzuhira was released in 2012 Visual novel developer Navel announced on Sunday that Tsuki ni Yorisou Otome no Sahō, the game released for its 10th anniversary in 2012, will be porte...

AFA Channel! Akane Hayato

In the latest episode of Plastic Memories anime series, our protagonists can be seen running around in various locations that seem all too familiar to those living in the island city. Here are the locations that we believe are the inspiration for ...

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Written by: William on May 4, 2015 at 11:03 am | In CULTURE, PRODUCT INNOVATION | No Comments Get ready for what tech fans have been waiting their whole lives for: a robot wedding. The "Robo-kon" marriage ceremony event is being produced Maywa Den...


Karebaka - Wagahai no Kare wa Baka de R, the new manga by Bamboo Blade author Masahiro Totsuka and BB Deformer spin-off illustrator Saki Azumi is already slated to get an anime adaptation. The Young Animal Densi romantic comedy gag series follows ...

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Studio DEEN's Unlimited Blade Works is better than Ufotable's. It's taboo to speak out against Ufotable, as since going mainstream, they have the usual following of sheep - but it's time to face the facts.

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May3 . . . in which Asakua reverts to form and kills everyone! Oh, I am so kidding about that. But darn it if she didn't get close. I think this episode was as much about her character growing a bit in as much as it was for our title character.

live / STARMARIE STARMARIE journeyed to Taiwan for their "STARMARIE ASIA TOUR 2015" ~FANTASTIC~ powered by e-earphone, stirring up the Local-vs-Band show on April 17, and performing in conjunction with NOTTV Music Nyt on April 18 at Taipei Expo Park.

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YANAKIKU are a female vocal duo formed in 2012. They have performed for international audiences at Hyper Japan London 2013, TIFFCOM 2013 in Japan and J-POP SUMMIT FESTIVAL 2014 in San Francisco. Known for their unique costumes named KIMOCOS (Kimon...

Kekkai Sensen - 05 Kekkai Sensen is developing a real swagger now. I'm venturing gingerly back into anime with Blood Blockade Battlefront - it's been a rough couple of days to say the least (food poisoning).

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In this episode, we learned that Kyu has his own Roidmude doppelganger and surprisingly, he is the same Kyu only with superpowers. Oh and we are introduced to Medic's own group of reapers. This is easily the best single episode of a Kamen Rider sh...

Arslan Senki - 05 Timeless, in more ways than one. Anyone who follows Game of Thrones would surely have noticed a couple of elements in this week's episode of Arslan Senki that echo developments in George R.

While there are several video games from the Nintendo 64 era of video gaming I still look back fondly upon, few were as memorable to me as Banjo-Kazooie and its sequel Banjo-Tooie. Serving as strong examples of what a "good" 3D platforming game sh...

Sponsored links AKB48's Mayu Watanabe will be releasing her first single in about 2 years, "Deai no Tsuzuki", on June 10. The song is currently used as the theme song for Watanabe's starring drama 'Tatakau!

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Menu By ninetylives - Sunday, May 3, 2015 - No Comments Hello my fellow nerds! Today I bring you a manga that I am currently obsessing over: Owari no Seraph! ! The manga (eng) started in June 2014, but the anime only just recently aired.

"I could file a lawsuit against you for obstructing business. " - Lutecia Alpine 2015 Impression If I were to describe this episode in one word, it would be 'fanservice'. And I don't just mean ecchi fanservice, although there was a wonderful amoun...

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