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June 27, 2015, 6:00 PM
June 27, 2015, 6:00 PM
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Crunchyroll Nate Ming

Fanart Friday returns, and holy crap, people, read the directions before submitting work! I'm happy to take your submissions and show them off, but I have these rules for my protection and convenience as well as yours!

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

There are Pokémon playing cards, so really, why shouldn't there be Pokémon credit cards? Today, a Pokémon Visa credit card was announced in Japan, along with two pre-paid Visa cards. One of the prepaid cards is limited edition and features Pikachu...

RocketNews24 Jamie Koide

On June 12 Twitter user @radio_skyblue12 tweeted about coming across a family of ducks during a trip to a neighborhood Lawson convenience store, uploading a photo along with the caption: "Look at these unexpected shoppers I ran into!

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Fuji TV posted a longer Dragon Ball Super TV ad, which features Goku training and the new characters that will appear in the series. One of the new characters seen in the TV ad is Shanpa, a creature that resembles Beerus, the God of Destruction.

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! @gsc_kahotan My favorite fillings for rice balls are currently salmon and cod roe. . . but kelp and bonito flakes are also hard to resist! Who am I kidding. . . I can't resist any riceballs, no matter the filling!

Big Things Are Coming! It's that time of year everyone! One of the largest conventions held in the United States (and I think the biggest on the west coast), Anime-Expo is only one week away! If you haven't already registered for the convention, h...

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

The votes are in and the name of the feature idol group in Love Live! Sunshine! ! has been decided. Thousands of fans have voted and the group will be called Aqours and their first song will be released on October 7th.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

A trio of ads offer the latest look at summer's TV anime adaptation of Gakkou Gurashi! /School-Live! , the moe-survival manga created by Nitroplus' Norimitsu Kaihou (story) and Sadoru Chiba (art). The summer 2015 series about a genki girl from the...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

K: Return of Kings is set to debut in October 2015 in Japan and the official site has launched a new section that will definitely please fans. The new section is a hundred visuals campaign that will bring out a new image each day until the series ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Crunchyroll announced plans to simulcast the Actually, I Am anime. Episodes will be broadcast every Monday starting July 6 at 11:30am Pacific Time. Produced by TMS Productions and directed by Yasutaka Yamamoto (Hero Bank, unit director on Squid Gi...

Japanator Red Veron

Your favorite pop idol waifus from the anime Love Live! ! μ's (pronounced 'Muse') arrive at theaters across the US this September and we now have dates for the showings. So what is Love Live! ! ? Love Live!

Siliconera Robert Ward

By Robert Ward . June 26, 2015 . 1:00am Gio Corsio of Sony Computer Entertainment of America's Third Party Production team sits down and speaks with Yakuza general director Toshihiro Nagoshi and Yakuza 5 producer Masayoshi Yokoyama in the first of...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The third promotional video has been revealed for the upcoming original Charlotte anime has been released online. The new video reveals the main premise of the upcoming anime, showcasing the main characters and their voices.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Media Factory's MF Bunko J imprint editor in chief Sou Yurugi has announced on the official website of the Zero no Tsukaima (The Familiar of Zero) series that the light novels will continue to be produced.

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The official website for the original TV anime, 'Classroom☆Crisis', has updated with a new promotional video for the series. Classroom☆Crisis, from studio Lay-duce, is scheduled to premiere on July 3rd on station TBS (25:55 JST).

Ani-Culture Xiiao Evil

This is the first time that Anime Festival Asia held an Anisong Live Concert in Thailand. It spanned two days filled with exciting performances. The halls were colored in neon colors waving to the rhythm of the music and performance of the artiste.

RocketNews24 Fran Wrigley

Japanese Twitter user @kamonpoi wants to go to see Mad Max: Fury Road, but not as badly as his young son does! The fifth-grader is a die-hard Mad Max fan who is desperate to see the new movie, but was distraught to hear that it would carry an R15+...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Frontier Works has posted a video preview for "Hetalian☆Jet" by Italy (Daisuke Namikawa), the theme song for the latest anime series Hetalia The World Twinkle, along with a preview for the third character song CD featuring France (Masaya Onosaka) ...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

As you may have noticed, there's a lot of Attack on Titan stuff to spend your money on. Add in the fact that not one, but two theatrical features are coming this summer for the phenomenally popular franchise, and fans are probably feeling the need...

Siliconera Sato

Considering that Destroyer Trillion's main boss actually has one trillion HP, you'll need to gear up and grind in order to take him on periodically throughout the entire game. Compile Heart shares an idea on how it'll be done, in their latest vide...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco recently unveiled Tales of Besteria as the latest entry in their Tales series. For the first time in the series, the game will feature a main female protagonist. 4Gamer provides a look at some of the latest screenshots and details on ...

Siliconera Robert Ward

It sounds like IA/VT: Colorful, a rhythm game for the PlayStation Vita created up by Senran Kagura producer Kenichiro Takaki, won't be leaving Japan. We first asked him if Vita owners in the West could expect to see it, but it seems there are a nu...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

The translation patch convers all names, titles, and in-game descriptions into English. However, what it doesn't cover is the opening video due to "legal and technical reasons. " "We are all extremely proud of our work," writes Romsstar from the t...

The Tokyo Reporter Kenichiro Takafuji

Mao Takatsuka (Hokkaido Shimbun) SAPPORO (TR) - Japanese are taking to the streets to demonstrate more and more. As well as anti-nuclear protests there is the movement to Smash Valentine's Day. And now, in the city of Sapporo in Hokkaido, comes th...

Discotek Media announced on ANNCast on Friday that it has licensed the anime special Lupin III: Voyage to Danger. The company will release the special on a remastered home video. Funimation previously released the 1993 special on DVD in 2003, and ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Get ready for more Prince of Tennis II OVA action, because Crunchyroll announced the addition of The Prince of Tennis II OVA vs. Genius 10. Episodes 1-10 will be available for premium members starting June 26 at 12:00pm Pacific Time, and four epis...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Cinema Today has posted a one-minute trailer for the director's cut edition of Mamoru Oshii's live-action feature film The Next Generation -Patlabor- Shuto Kessen, which features Rei Haibara, the terrorist pilot of JGSDF's latest Gray Ghost stealt...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Kugane Maruyama's dark fantasy light novel series Overlord today posted a 90-second promotional video. It introduces the OP song "Clattanoia" performed by OxT (Masayoshi Oishi x Tom-H@ck...

Murakami to appear in New York for July screening Entertainment news outlet Deadline reported on Wednesday that Janus Films has licensed Takashi Murakami's fantasy film Jellyfish Eyes (Mememe no Kurage) for North America.

TOHO Animation began streaming two new commercials for the upcoming anime adaptation of Okayado's Monster Musume (Everyday Life with Monster Girls) manga on Friday. The new commercials feature Suu and Cerea.

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