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June 25, 2015, 5:00 PM
June 25, 2015, 5:00 PM

Have you decided what anime you'll be watching this summer? Continuing from Part 1, we've rounded up trailers, so check them out as soon as you can♪ In Part 2, we'll be showing you 12 trailers. Ushio and ToraOne day, middle schooler Ushio encounte...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

The Japanese words omusubi and onigiri are usually translated as "rice ball," but there's no rule that they have to be round. Walk into any convenience store or supermarket in Japan and you'll find the shelves stocked with triangular versions, plu...

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

For many people, a wedding is a once-in-a-lifetime event. For many others it's a twice or three-time occurrence, but still pretty rare in the grand scheme of things. As such, it's only natural to want it to be something truly memorable for all in ...

japanCRUSH Beth

Netizens are in shock at the news that Tama-ekicho, or "Station Master Tama", the cat who became station master of Wakayama Railways, had died at the age of 16. Tama became a well-known feline figure throughout Japan and beyond, and there is no do...

On June 22, during AKB48's performance at AKB48 Theater, member Hashimoto Hikari announced her graduation from the group. This concert was held to celebrate Hashimoto's birthday, which was on June 17. The idol made the graduation announcement hers...

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy
Crunchyroll Scott Green

Plans have been announced to offer a drama CD with the limited edition of volume nine of ONE and Yuusuke Murata's One-Punch Man manga, scheduled to be released August 4th. The news was accompanied by the addition of Yuichi Nakamura, Kazuhiro Yamaj...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of God Eater, the action role-playing game developed by Shift and released by Bandai Namco Games, today announced that the advance screening event for its first episode this Sunday has been...

RocketNews24 Meg Murphy

If you've been with us here at RocketNews24 for a while, or have any sort of interest in Japanese culture, then you are probably fairly familiar with Japanese obento, or boxed lunches. Bento are easily customizable and tend to include a variety of...

So it's come to this. You're interested in catching up on One Piece. And why wouldn't you? It's the highest selling manga of all time in Japan and one of the most beloved anime franchises in the world.

A new visual for Isayama Hajime's Attack on Titan anime has been revealed in the the July issue of NewType as a double page spread. This issue of NewType can be purchased here. In addition to this, a new trailer has been streamed for the second At...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

A brand new promotional video for the next major instalment in Atlus' Persona series, Persona 5, has been released. This new PV reveals more footage of the game and more information surrounding the main characters and their thieving antics.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

The famous Pokémon tagline, "Gotta catch 'em all," really only covers half of the franchise's theme. As any fan will tell you, after catching the adorable combatants, the next step is to train them, making them stronger and stronger until your men...

io9 Rob Bricken

During director George Miller's long, long trek to get a fourth Mad Max movie made, at one point in the '00s he had the idea to make it an anime movie. It never materialized, which is probably for the best since Fury Road was great.

BIBILAB has released the Nomad Suitcase, a suitcase that opens into a table. You can use this suitcase-table to create your own office space anywhere you want! Not only is it useful for office work, it can also be used as a small picnic table, a r...

Phat Company's latest action figure launches in the form of the "poi" obsessed Yuudachi of Kantai Collection, assuming a much younger and more adorable form sure to pry open fan wallets - the lovable Yuudachi will make her arrival this October.

Max Factory came out with a life size Momo Belia Deviluke figurine for raging fans of her. It was unveiled at the Tora no Ana 20th Anniversary Appreciation Fair at Makuhari Messe in Chiba. The figurine caught many attention with the beautiful brid...

Japanator Hiroko Yamamura
Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

While speaking to Polygon, Nintendo confirmed that Fire Emblem Fates will introduce same-sex marriage options to the long-running strategy-RPG series. Nintendo said, "We can confirm that Fire Emblem Fates for Nintendo 3DS, which launches in Japan ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Animeigo's Kickstarter campaign to crowdfund a Blu-ray release of Gainax's Otaku No Video mockumentary has less than two days to go, having met its $40,000 target less than 24 hours after launch, and later stretch goals for new cover art by charac...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The spring 2015 anime series Sound! Euphonium is closing in on its season finale next week, but it's no surprise that one area where it may be able to eke out a decent afterlife is with the music side.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

In an attempt to clear up some of the confusion surrounding the Street Fighter V beta, Capcom detailed the various ways players will be able to access and try out the latest entry. The beta kicks off first for PlayStation 4 players on July 23, wit...

Siliconera Ishaan

By Ishaan . June 24, 2015 . 11:32am Period: The week of June 15th - June 21st (2015) Top-seller: Rhythm Heaven The Best+ (3DS) - 66,416 Nintendo 3DS sales: 1,126 | Tot. sales: 9,841,740 Nintendo 3DS XL sales: 790 | Tot.

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The filming for the Special Police Dekaranger: 10 YEARS AFTER is still on-going and we finally got our first look at DekaRed Fire Squad in the film! Just a refresher, at the end of Dekaranger, Ban joins the Dekaranger Fire Squad team.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Warner Bros. Anime has collected the promos and previews for the summer adaptation of Takumi Yanai's fantasy novel Gate: Jieitai Kano Chi nite, Kaku Tatakaeri (Thus the JSDF Fought There) on the distributor's YouTube channel.

Siliconera Chris Priestman

By Chris Priestman . June 24, 2015 . 1:05pm Apple has rejected the Mario parody game Kill The Plumber from being published on its App Store in order to defend Nintendo's copyright material (thanks Pocket Gamer).

Siliconera Sato

Yo-kai Watch Busters: Red Cat Troupe and White Dog Unit originally comes from the multiplayer mode from Yo-kai Watch 2, which is kind of like a beat 'em up mini-game with some Monster Hunter elements. The game's latest trailer shows us more of how...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The Time Tentacle is all manner of awesome. Creative Staff: Story: Matt Kindt Art: Scott Kolins What They Say: The team battles a bizarre creature through a tear in space-time, but the mind behind the monster holds a secret that could change the P...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

The official Premium Bandai site has just released the official image for the DX Lemon Lock Seed and Kamen Rider Duke Faceplate set that is included in the DVD/Blu-ray release of Kamen Rider Gaim Gaiden: Duke & Knuckle.

Siliconera Sato

Adachi starts out with yawn saying, "Huh? It already started? What? You want me to get into it? What should I do. . . I guess it can't be helped. . . and it's not a bad idea to play along at times! " and ends with "It's show time!

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

iOS/Android puzzle game Divine Gate has featured loads of anime crossovers in the past, and Attack on Titan is next. The anime's cast members are set to join in on the fun starting June 26 in Japan, with players able to recruit the likes of Eren, ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Atlus USA released a small batch of English screens for Persona 4: Dancing All Night, which is coming to North America this fall. The screens show off some of the rhythm game's costumes and its menus and modes, and Atlus is quick to remind everyon...

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