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June 15, 2015, 3:30 AM
June 15, 2015, 3:30 AM
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Akira Toriyama's Dragon Ball franchise is returning to television in Dragon Ball Super, the first anime TV series based on the popular manga to be produced since Dragon Ball GT aired 18 years ago. The new series is set to premiere in Japan on Fuji...

Charapedia asked 10,000 anime fans the question: Which anime series is the most promising from the summer 2015 anime lineup? And from thousands of fans, most of the responses are from the male fans (56.

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By Ishaan . June 14, 2015 . 1:41am Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS adhere to the same control scheme as previous Smash Bros. games. You have your A and B attacks, and using them in conjunction with the four direc...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the upcoming anime adaptation of Ishio Yamagata and Miyagi's Rokka no Yuusha (Heroes of the Six Flowers) light novel series has revealed that the TV series will be premiering on July 5th on MBS.

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Here's the preview of Shuriken Sentai Ninninger's 17th episode titled "Goodbye, StarNinger! " The episode marks the debut of Shurikenjin Surfer. . . . and StarNinger leaving the team? ! Created by UkiyaSeed Labels: Ninninger, Super Sentai, Tokusat...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Square Enix is no stranger to teaser advertisements, but what has set the hearts of Japanese fans a-flutter with the above video has nothing to do with the announcements involving Final Fantasy XIV or Deus Ex.

The official website of the Digimon Adventure 15th Anniversary has been updated with new character visuals, and chance to win tickets for Digimon Adventure Fes. 2015. It was also revealed that an event will be held on August 1 at the Toyosu PIT co...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Sparse info on a new Transformers game has leaked in advance of this coming week's E3 show, and according to a since-removed Best Buy Canada listing it's being developed by none other than Platinum Games.

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

I may be super fashionably late to the party, but it's not everyday that a Tales of title gets a special treatment like this. While it's been hinted that Tales of Zestiria was getting a Playstation 4 and PC release for a good while, the gang at Ba...

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TV Tokyo announced that Pikachu will get his own 1-hour special titled "Pokémon XY: Pikachu the Movie 1-Hour Special". The film is divided into five acts. These acts are: Pikachu's a Star? ! Movie Debut!

Afro Samurai is set to continue the bloody work of Japan's noblest warriors in Afro Samurai 2: Revenge of Kuma. The sequel will follow the cartoon headed samurai Kuma as he tracks Samuel L. Jackson Afro to enact revenge against is departed loved o...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Earlier this spring, it was announced that Dragon Ball was getting its first anime series in nearly two decades. At that time, all we got was a logo. Now, we finally get a very short look at what to expect.

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Here's the first teaser trailer for the Shuriken Sentai Ninninger the Movie: The Dinosaur Lord's Splendid Scroll! , which introduced us to the Dinosaur Lord and the main villain. The Ninningers were sent to a hidden village on ninjas can enter.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Good news for all this morning, as Arc System Works now has their hands on the rights to some of the now-defunct Technos Japan properties, including Double Dragon and the Kunio-kun series. That's right, the folks behind fighters like Guilty Gear a...

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The official Power Rangers Tumblr page posted one interesting gif image that most Super Sentai fans know comes from the Kyoryuger vs. Go-Busters movie. http://sabanspowerrangers. tumblr. com/post/121358374575/zord-life That's right folks, that's t...

INORAN announced his new album "Beautiful Now" to be released on August 26th and a nationwide tour in September to follow. It will have been three years since his last release and 10th solo album. INORAN is currently active as a member of LUNA SEA...

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Here's the preview of Kamen Rider Drive's 35th episode. In this episode, most members of Team Drive are arrested. To make matters worse, Shinnosuke is currently on a run from the cops! Created by UkiyaSeed Labels: Kamen Rider, KR Drive, Tokusatsu,...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Koei Tecmo is bringing Toukiden: Kiwami to PC via Steam, with a worldwide release set for June 26. Kiwami features online multiplayer, and it's currently priced at $59. 99 with a special pre-purchase promotion knocking 10% off the total.

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The much-awaited Love Live! School Idol Movie has finally premiered in Japanese cinemas yesterday, and to celebrate the movie's launch, the famous Cure Maid Cafe in Akihabara has opened their special Love Live!

The organizers of California's Anime Expo convention announced on Saturday that they will host a special event with the Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works television anime's cast and staff on Saturday, July 4 at 1:00 p.

Anime Evo FlareKnight

That was a good episode and a solid lead in to what I expect will be the finale next week. We got a fair amount of action this time around and setting up everyone's position for the final episode. Shirou is doing his best to hold his ground agains...

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Ray's Picks Hottest Japanese Music releases of June - Land of Rising Sound Stuff to look forward to. Wasamin at The Yamano Enka Festival - Chuo Dori CK keeps us updated on Iwasa Misaki's latest activities.


OnlyStar is a magazine owned by Oricon. They recently surveyed 400 people to measure the favorability of various male and female acts. These results were then broken down into 4 categories: female soloists, male soloists, female groups, and male g...

Crunchyroll Brittany Vincent

Some fanmade animations are even better than what the original creators could make. That's a fact! If you need proof, just check out this excellent short featuring Link from The Legend of Zelda as he needs to purchase a new shield.

A short preview has been revealed for "Ai/I Must Go! ," the official theme song for the upcoming 10th anniversary live event of the esteemed IdolMaster franchise, allowing fans to prepare for when the song inevitably plays during the celebratory t...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Having debuted on this past spring on Tokyo MX and lots of other broadcasters in Japan, the home video release details from Bandai Visual arrived in April for Ghost in the Shell: Arise - Alternative Architecture.

LUNA SEA has announced the performance timetable and each band's stage for the upcoming LUNATIC FEST. ! Check out the detailed schedule below. SEE ALSO: LUNA SEA'S LUNATIC FEST. FINAL LINEUP INCLUDING X JAPAN AND BUCK-TICK AND OPENING ACT ANNOUNCED!

Being in elementary school, Sakura Kinomoto, heroine of magical girl anime and manga franchise Cardcaptor Sakura, can cram everything she needs for the day into her randoseru, the boxy backpack kids across Japan start wearing when they enter first...

Idea Factory International have shared a new batch of English localised screenshots for Amnesia: Memories, their very first visual novel project since opening their doors in 2013 (and mostly working on Hyperdimension Neptunia games).

The opening cinematic for girl blasting on-rails shooter "Gal Gun: Double Peace" has quite typically introduced its cast of pretty schoolgirls, drawing some fairly nonplussed reactions from viewers with its generic visual novel aesthetics - ironic...

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