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January 26, 2013, 8:00 PM

The Comic Market Preparations Committee, the group responsible for organizing the largest dōjinshi event in the world, announced on Saturday that the next Comic Market (Comiket) events will accept Kuroko's Basketball circles barred from last month...

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Also, the debut of this sexy hero suit. Yep. Yuji is having a wonderful life when all of a sudden, everything changed after a car accident. Two years later, he wakes up in a world that he barely understands because everything around him moved on a...

Ayumi Kinoshita and Kenji Ebisawa in Kyoryuger The two former Super Sentai actors, Kinoshita Ayumi (Deka Yellow) and Kenji Ebisawa (Go-On Black) will be in Juuden Sentai Kyoryuger according to our inside source!

Action RPG of Arabian Nights-inspired manga ships on February 21 Namco Bandai Games began streaming the second commercial on Friday for Magi: Hajimari no Meikyū (Magi: The First Dungeons/Labyrinths), the new Nintendo 3DS action role-playing game i...

In order to celebrate the production of Ghost in the Shell: ARISE. There will be a free streaming of Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex between the 1st February to 20th February. On the 12th of February  the official YouTube channel will have...

The Tokyo Big Sight convention center posted a letter last Friday to discuss the recent threats that led to cancellations of events linked to the Kuroko's Basketball manga. Since October, more than 30 locations linked to Kuroko's Basketball creato...

Frequent collaborators Shinobu Hashimoto, Ryuzo Kikushima, Hideo Oguni also honored The Writers Guild of America West (WGAW) announced on Thursday that it is honoring Japanese filmmakers Akira Kurosawa (pictured at right), Shinobu Hashimoto, Ryuzo...

Yapiko Animation, a new studio based on collaboration between French and Japanese animators, launched in October. The studio was founded by animator Eddie Mehong (Casshern Sins, Lupin III: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine), director Jean-Louis Vandest...

Turns out the effort to produce a live action adaptation of Robotech are not only live, they're progressing. The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Nic Mathieu has been tapped to direct Robotech, Warner Bros.

Fanart Friday returns, armed with a heavy-handed message about how the environment is precious. Last week, we rocked out in the house of Rockman with a Capcom-themed installment, but this week--in honor of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch--we'...

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FUNKY MONKEY BABYS reveals the title of their last single by Shiso on January 25, 2013 at 4:31 pm The title for FUNKY MONKEY BABYS’s last single that is scheduled for release on February 27th has been revealed to be “Arigatou.

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In many Western countries, crooked teeth are seen as imperfections and most people consider a straight set of pearly whites ideal. The story is slightly different in Japan, where yaeba, or snaggletooth, are considered cute; with some men finding t...

Ex-Gainax animator refuge Studio Trigger has produced a new anime promo for Naruto Kiriyama's Entame Prize award winning light novel Rejected by 420 Girls in a Row.  Takuya Eguchi (Inu X Boku Secret Service's Banri Watanuki) voices the male lead i...

After posting and pulling an extended look at the Nintendo 3DS adaptation of Arabian Nights fantasy manga/anime Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic, Namco Bandai has re-added the video to their YouTube channel.

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Tecmo Koei released an army of videos showing different generals from Dyansty Warriors 8. Watch Xiahou Dun and a dozen other characters slice through armies.   Dynasty Warriors 8 comes out on February 28 for PlayStation 3                          ...

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Megpoid the Music# from ParaPhray is a PSP rhythm game all about Gumi. Similar to Hatsune Miku: Project Diva, players will tap away to songs and can dress up Megpoid’s mascot character. Three costumes have been revealed so far – native, Grace Moon...

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A few weeks ago, Japanese magazines show a preview of Kamen Rider Wizard's new armament, the DragoTimer. But in what way will Haruto acquire it? Here are some rumors, along with information at the White Wizard.

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DmC Devil May Cry was released in Japan last week and sold 110,429 copies on the PlayStation 3. The Xbox 360 version of the game wasn’t featured in the top-20 sales ranking, but sales tracker, Media Create, report that it sold approximately 6,000 ...

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Amazon Japan had revealed the cover jackets for the upcoming release of Juuden Sentai Kyoryuger's opening and ending single. The 37th Super Sentai series is scheduled to premiere this February 17th. Kyoryuger's opening is entitled “VAMOLA!

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Sales tracker, Media Create, have released a list for the top-30 best-selling games in Japan for 2012, and 4Gamer have published it for public viewing. Take a look at the list below, followed total hardware sales to date.

Yesterday, idol group AKB48 livestreamed their yearly event of 'Request Hour Set List Best 100'. During this, AKB48's Team K performed the coupling track to the new AKB48 single, 'Yuuhi Marie'. However many fans and non-fans alike were disappointe...

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