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May 14, 2015, 10:30 PM
May 14, 2015, 10:30 PM

Sponsored links Superstar Namie Amuro has unwrapped the MV for "Birthday" from her upcoming album "_genic" (release date: June 10). Contributor Wanted! ! The video, which was shot in one take, has Namie Amuro preparing for her birthday party in a ...

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Digimon World Project Ark is a free, fan-made project that aims to revive and expand on the original Digimon World game released back in 1999 for the PlayStation. It's been in the making for a number of years now and has changed in look and engine...

Manga about high school girl who plays competitive karuta inspired 2 anime series This year's 12th issue of Kodansha's Be-Love magazine will reveal on Friday that the live-action film adaptation of Yuki Suetsugu's Chihayafuru manga will premiere i...

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Japan's Weekly Blu-ray & DVD Anime Rankings Ending May 10th, 2015 Posted by Chris Beveridge May 12, 2015 at 08:28 PM The first full release week of May in Japan is one that is pretty much awful to watch.

Sponsored links As most fans would know, the famous idol group AKB48 had their second AKB48 Sports Day at the Ariake Colosseum in Tokyo, where they battled it out to see how they'd do in the world of athletics.

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"Jitsu wa Watashi wa" - New Anime Key Visual Posted by pKjd on May 13, 2015 @ 6:18 pm 13 May The official website to the upcoming TV anime series, 'Jitsu wa Watashi wa' (The Truth Is I Am. . . ), has been been updated with a new key visual and bro...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Nearly twenty-feet high, this marvelous sculpture recently went on display in Shenyang, China. [Photo: ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images] Robert Downey Jr. might be cool and all, sure, but he's not panda cute.

Plenty of fans were disappointed when Digimon Adventure tri. was delayed from its anticipated spring television release only to find out it's going to be a series of films. Other fans took issue with Atsuya Uki's character designs.

The Mitsukoshi department store brought on Toshiba's Chihara Aico as a temporary receptionist last month to test out her in-development voice recognition software. While she isn't as advanced as some of her other employed robot peers, Toshiba is t...

WebNewtype, Monthly Hero's magazine both will host manga Ushiro, the PSP ghost horror role-playing game that Level-5 announced in 2009 but has yet to release, is inspiring a manga series. The manga is actually based on Ushiro: Fukigen na Shinigami...

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Grandia II is coming to PC via Steam in remastered format, GungHo Online Entertainment have announced. The Steam version of the game is being released following feedback from a survey subsidiary Game Arts conducted in April.

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The PlayStation 3 and Vita versions of Steins;Gate will be released in Europe on June 5th, PQube have announced. The game will be available both physically and digitally. Meanwhile, the North American version of the game is still in its submission...

Recreation of Usagi's uniform in fluffy materials to retail for 9,800 yen (US$82) Online retailers SuperGroupies and Premium Bandai are starting pre-orders for fluffy loungewear themed after Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon's Usagi Tsukino and her midd...


With the spring 2015 anime joining their "Broadcast Dub" line-up today, FUNimation has announced the English cast for Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign. CAST FERID Eric Vale MIKAELA Justin Briner YUICHIRO Micah Solusod GUREN Dave Trosko YOICHI Chri...

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Discotek Streams 'Dallos' Anime On Crunchyroll Posted by Chris Beveridge May 13, 2015 at 01:21 PM The relationship between Crunchyroll and Discotek Media continues to grow bit by bit and the latest addition to it is that the first OVA release in J...

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'Hacka Doll' Anime Gets Premiere Date Posted by Chris Beveridge May 13, 2015 at 04:24 PM The fall block for the Ultra Super Anime Time block of anime shows added Hacka Doll recently as one of the three shows that will run in the block for the fall.

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Outside of Japan, the name "Dragon Quest" may not have the same brand-recognition as other video game franchises, like Final Fantasy or Mario, but inside Japan it's basically on the same level. And if you've ever had the pleasure of slashing your ...

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In a recent interview, Ariana Miyamoto, Japan's representative for Miss Universe Japan, talks about her reason for joing the pageant. As well as the goals she wants to accomplish within this role. She also talks about how people view her and how s...

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'No-Rin' Manga Ending Soon Posted by Chris Beveridge May 13, 2015 at 03:33 PM The light novel series No-Rin from Shirow Shiratori and Kippu has done pretty well since its debut back in 2011 in GA Bunko Magazine as it has a manga adaptation and bac...

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And so we return to our adorable little romance show that is Ore Monogatari. Does it stay as adorable as it usually is? Let's find out. So the episode picks up where the last one left off with Yamato holding in a big secret (although it's obvious ...

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Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches is the latest work from manga author Miki Yoshikawa, whose previous popular work was Yankee-kun and Megane-chan (Known in some territories as Punk Flunk Rumble), a comedy about a delinquent guy and a girl with glas...

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Otaku have had a massive new breakthrough, determining that by adding excessive blush to otherwise normal anime girl imagery, they can make these illustrations instantly appear perverse and ero-oriented.


About the Photographer Inspired by the stunningly creative street fashion that exploded on the streets of Tokyo and Osaka in the late 1990's, photo-journalist Kjeld Duits launched JAPANESE STREETS in 2002.

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Ten Years Later: Speed Grapher Anime Series Posted by Mastilo von Plume May 12, 2015 at 05:00 PM After absconding with the 15-year-old centerpiece of an underground club that caters to the depraved desires of the rich and famous, a former war phot...

In an odd announcement via Twitter/USA Today, you can now order pizza from Domino's by simply tweeting a pizza emoji. The reveal came shortly after Domino's went HAM with pizza emojis on Twitter yesterday.

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Unit V6 tops the singles chart with first single during their 20th anniversary year Timeless selling over 93,000 copies. The single's used as theme for drama Shin Keishicho Sosa 1 ka 9 Kakari featuring member Inohara Yoshihiko.

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With the original Digidestined returning for a new Digimon anime titled Digimon Adventure Tri. . digimon fans who grew up watching the original are as excited as ever. However, the new artwork does not seem to fly as much to other fans who were mo...

The Otaku's Study in September 2011 Next week, The Otaku's Study is set to celebrate its 9th Anniversary online as an independent website, and I am ecstatic to have joined many of you on this journey these years.

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Right Stuf listed the complete DVD release of the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Season 1 anime, and confirmed that it will have both Japanese and English audio and English subtitles. The DVD set is distributed by Warner Home Video cost US$49.


The lead track, "Let Me Talk To U", is a heartwarming love song about his lover, family, friends, and everybody he loves. The 10-song album includes "Miss California", a song that envisions early summer, "Lionheart", a gem of a ballad, and hit sin...

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