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June 15, 2015, 10:00 AM
June 15, 2015, 10:00 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...

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We've said it time and time again that Love Live! fans, who are also called Love Livers, may be one of the most dedicated fans on Earth, and these dedicated fans, who often show up in parts of Tokyo (most especially Akihabara) flaunting their Love...

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.

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...

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.

Once you get to this level, nothing comes easy. Once more in watching Baby Steps, I'm struck by how much Ei-chan as a player is reminiscent of Greg Maddux - not only one of the greatest pitchers of all-time, but possibly the cleverest.

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Missed today's special Nintendo Direct that officially unveiled new characters for Super Smash Bros. for 3DS/Wii U, namely Street Fighter's Ryu and Fire Emblem's Roy? Well here it is. Aside from the official reveal of the two characters, the Direc...

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By Ishaan . June 14, 2015 . 11:00am You know how you can use the Nintendo 3DS as a controller for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U? The catch is that you need a copy of both the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS versions of the game for this to work.

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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.

Crunchyroll Brittany Vincent

Just when you thought you had some kind of handle on amiibo collecting, Nintendo goes and rolls out more announcements regarding their ultra-popular figures. There's a whole new set on the way, as Nintendo announced today, based on Super Smash Bros.

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Amiibo figurines for an 8-bit Mario and Animal Crossing characters are coming. The information was accidentally leaked by Nintendo of Europe's Spanish division, which sent out a newsletter containing the image you see above.

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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...

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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!

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...

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.

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.

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Here's the very first TV promo for the upcoming movie, Shuriken Sentai Ninninger The Movie: The Dinosaur Lord's Splendid Ninja Scroll! Shuriken Sentai Ninninger The Movie: The Dinosaur Lord's Splendid Ninja Scroll will premiere in Japanese cinemas...

Nerd Reactor Chris Del Castillo

In a surprise announcement, Anime Expo announced that Keiji Inafune would once again be returning to AX 2015 this year along with Studio 4°C president Eiko Tanka, who will have a panel together where they will discuss anime and video games.

Includes Vocaloid music, background theme, stickers Fans of the game app Neko Atsume, which allows you to accumulate lots of cats without coming off as a crazy person, are being rewarded with not one, not two, but three different CDs, each in hono...

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...

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...

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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.

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.

Ogura Yui (小倉唯) recently announced new single Honey♥Come! ! with tie-up as ending theme for upcoming anime Castle Town Dandelion (Jokamachi no Dandelion, 城下町のダンデライオン). Ogura Yui also voices key supporting character (Hikari) in the comedy anime.

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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,...

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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.

'顕現' (Kengen) "Incarnation" Let's talk about Shinji. Now, I don't particularly like Shinji, because nobody does. But I don't hate him either, because 1. Hate is too strong of an emotion for my withered soul to feel 2.


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...

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...

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