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January 25, 2013, 2:00 PM

Kodansha editors apologize for canceling despite plans to remove "inappropriate" photo The official website for Kodansha's Young Magazine announced on Thursday that AKB48 idol Tomomi Kasai's photo collection has been cancelled.

100 new voiced scenes created for HD port for PS3 shipping in March Kingdom Hearts -HD 1. 5 ReMIX-, the high-definition port for the PlayStation 3 of the first Kingdom Hearts role-playing game and the Kingdom Hearts Re: Chain of Memories follow-up...

Motoya Matsu's manga adaptation of Mamare Touno's Log Horizon fantasy novel series is revealing on Saturday that the story is getting a television anime adaptation. The anime studio Satelight is producing the planned 25-episode series for airing o...

Anime studio SHAFT has provided an anime opening upcoming PSP dungeon crawler RPG Fate/EXTRA CCC, with  frequent director on their anime, including Madoka Magica, Bakemonogatari and new Sasami-san@Ganbranai, Akiyuki Shinbo, helming the work.

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NHK World TV to feature “JOHNNY’s World” by ustar on January 24, 2013 at 2:24 pm On January 23rd, it was reported that Johnny & Associates president Johnny Kitagawa will be making his TV debut on NHK World through a special program titled ‘JOHNNY’...

Piece, Mysterious Joker also win this year The judging committee of the 58th Shogakukan Manga Awards announced this year's winners on Thursday. Each winning title will be honored with a bronze statuette and a prize of 1 million yen (about US$11,00...

The official website for Square Enix's Gangan Joker magazine revealed on Tuesday that Cocoa Fujiwara's (Dear! , Watashi no Ookami-san) Inu × Boku SS manga has entered its final arc with the magazine's February issue.

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Sega have released a new trailer for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F—that’s a capital F, which means this is the PlayStation 3 version of the game. The trailer gives a look at some of the new costumes on the game, along with a preview of a few of the...

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According to a recent survey conducted by the Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO), as of September 2012, numbers of foreign tourists visiting Japan reach 430,000, an increase of 32. 7 percent. Japan’s tourist industry suffered as a result o...

Spring is looking springy. With shows like OreImo coming back for another season, spring might just be the thing to dust off the cobwebs and get to some obsession-worthy anime. Now there’s a new reason to long for spring -  A Certain Scientific Ra...

After last month's issue of V Jump announced that the classic stories of Dragon Ball Z are going to be re-released in colorized manga collections, with a three-volume "Full Color Comics" reprint of the Saiyan story planned for February 4th in Japa...

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Earthbound creator, Shigesato Itoi, wrote his thoughts and feelings about his beloved series in poetic fashion.   “What Earthbound means to me. ”   What exactly is the game known as Earthbound? It’s a question I still find quite difficult to answer.

With Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch released in North America this week, and in Europe on February 1st, Namco Bandai has posted a launch trailer for the PlayStation 3 game, developed by Level-5 (Professor Layton) with designs from Studio Ghi...

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Square Enix hasn’t announced Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 Remix for North America, but it appears they are already doing localization work. Roxas’ voice actor Jesse McCartney posted a photo of him recording voiceovers for a scene that looks like it’s fr...

With Studio Ghibli's From Up on Poppy Hill set to open in New York and Los Angeles theaters on March 15 before expanding wider on March 29, Coming Soon has gotten an early look at the American poster for the shoujo manga adaptation co-written by t...

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Siliconera has learned that G. rev’s run and gun shooter Mamoru-kun Has Been Cursed is being localized under a slightly different name. Originally, released for arcades, Mamoru-kun was ported to Xbox 360 and then brought to PS3.

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Bayonetta is headed to the PlayStation Network as a downloadable game on the PlayStation 3. The game will be released the U. S. on January 29th for $19. 99 and in Europe on January 30th for £14. 99.   Bayonetta is already available for download on...

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xxxHOLiC Live-Action Drama Cast Photos Comic natalie has unveiled a series of cast photos for the upcoming live-action drama adaptation of xxxHolic, a manga series by CLAMP. The eight-episode drama series will premiere on February 24, and actor So...

Milky Holmes Sisters characters Kazumi, Arisu voiced by Aimi Terakawa, open audition winner Detective Opera Milky Holmes co-creator Rei Kodama confirmed on Thursday that a new Milky Holmes Sisters project was announced during Bushiroad's stage event.

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Brian Ashcraft View Profile Email Facebook Twitter RSS Do not try this at home. Or at work. Or wherever. Microwaving a CD is dangerous. It's also beautiful. Via Twitter user @ao_0356 comes this series of photos showing what happens when you fry a ...

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Marvelous AQL have released the opening video to Fate/Extra CCC, the second Fate game for PSP developed in collaboration between Type-Moon and Imageepoch. The anime intro has been produced by anime studio, Shaft, recognized for their work on serie...

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Capcom have shared a new set of Street Fighter X Tekken Ver. 2013 videos that detail changes to more of the game’s roster of characters. Changes made to Heihachi, Sakura, M. Bison and more can be viewed below.

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Famitsu magazine leaks teased earlier in the week that Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon had some sort of Internet support, but because of how the report was worded, we weren’t sure whether or not that referred specifically to online multiplayer.

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In Japan, new Pocket Monster games means new logos. In the West, it does not. And that sucks! As pointed out by a KnowYourMeme user, here's how the the logos for the Japanese versions and the Western versions of all the Pokémon games compare throu...

Sentai Reveals New Acquisitions Sentai Filmworks has formally announced its acquisition of two additional TV series and two feature films. Sentai will release the 12-episode 2010 Okamikakushi television series on subtitled DVD later this year unde...

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Last month, we have reported about the release of the Dragon Ball Z manga in full colour. It will be out in a few weeks in Japan. So, if you can no longer hold your excitement down, here are some of the sample pages scanned by the peeps over at Sa...

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