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RocketNews24 evie lund

Rachel and Jun are a Japanese-American couple who make informative and adorable videos about their life together in Japan. Recently, they visited Kitsune Mura - aka Fox Village - which is home to around 100 adorable and friendly foxes which you ca...

Siliconera Chris Priestman

By Chris Priestman . July 9, 2015 . 9:00am Japanese robotics company Suidobashi Heavy Industry has accepted a challenge from U. S. robotics company MegaBot to a giant robot duel. This is actually happening.

Girls band Le Lien received some great news upon returning home from Japan Expo in Paris, France: they will be making their major label debut on Universal Music Japan in September! Formed in November of 2013, Le Lien is made up of high school stud...

The Hatsune Miku official YouTube channel has posted a full MV for "Hand in Hand," the theme song for the upcoming event "Magical Mirai 2015," produced by kz (livetune). This is the first Hatsune Miku song for the kz nearly after one year.

Crunchyroll Shane Lewis

On the first and third Wednesday of each month, Crunchyroll is (mostly) proud to present "Shane-nanigans", an offbeat new column with a different topic every time, though we'll always have at least a remote relevance to anime, manga, or Japanese c...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Back in the cold days of winter, weather forecaster Yuko Nakagawa gave men across Japan a little summery fantasy when she made her bikini-modeling DVD debut. But while Nakagawa certainly has the figure and facial features for that line of work, wh...

Photo courtesy of Bandai Co. © Tsuburaya Productions Product Line for Latest Ultraman Show Source: Bandai Co. , Ltd. Official Site: b-boys. jp/ultrax/cybercard01 (Japan) Tsuburaya Productions' new ULTRAMAN X (ウルトラマンX, Urutoraman Ekkusu) series con...

The official website for the second TV anime season of Adachitoka's Noragami manga has announced that Hisako Tojo and Takanori Hoshino will join the cast as Aiha and Kugaha, respectively. The website also revealed designs for the two characters.

Siliconera Siliconera Staff

By Siliconera Staff . July 8, 2015 . 3:35am Earlier today, Capcom's Yoshinori Ono hinted that a Brazilian character would be revealed soon for Street Fighter V. This could be Blanka, Sean, or a new character entirely, but we've got a different pie...

Quora Quora Contributor

Answer by William Flanagan, longtime manga and anime translator: The high-pitched tones of some of the characters are there to serve the story. They are there to emphasize the childlike qualities and innocence (or, in some cases, contrast the inno...

The official website of Osomatsu-san updated with more cast and character designs per day since Tuesday for its Fall 2015 anime premiere. Just few days ago, an anime sequel for a 27-year old anime, Osomatsu-kun, has been announced.

AFA Channel! freakpool

5 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 2 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 5 Flares × A display in Tokyo's Shosen Book Tower book store has announced that Owarimonogatari, part of the final season of NisiOisin's bestselling light novel series' "Final...

A notice from the editorial department that Shueisha will publish in the 33rd issue of Weekly Shonen Jump on Monday will reveal that Naoshi Komi's Nisekoi - False Love manga will not appear in the issue due to the author's sudden illness.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

According to the latest Oricon report, the 78th volume of Eiichiro Oda's internationally popular manga series One Piece, released in Japan on July 3, easily took the top spot in the weekly comic sales ranking selling an astonishing 1,676,264 copie...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

More Kamen Rider Ghost rumors has surfaced online, and said rumor describes Ghost's transformation device. Take these rumors with a grain of salt. The Ghost Belt is an ordinary looking belt, while the Ghost Icons are usually kept in eye-like capsu...

SCANDAL (スキャンダル) is getting ready to release new single Stamp! and unveield the full music video. Their 21st single Stamp! comes on three editions hitting stores July 22nd 2015. Release details and PV follow.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

We've seen cats and dogs getting along together just fine. But cats and owls? Welcome to the world of Hukulou Coffee. Located in Osaka, Hukulou Coffee is an owl cafe, serving up cups of hot coffee and oodles of owl cuteness.

In addition to the anime that's currently running, Kazune Kawahara and Aruko's My Love Story! ! (Ore Monogatari! ! ) manga is getting a live-action film adaptation. Directed by Hayato Kawai (Hanakage, Hachimitsu Drops) and starring Ryohei Suzuki a...

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

The official website of the Date A Live Movie: Mayuri Judgement has revealed a new visual for the upcoming summer 2015 movie. In addition, a brand new video and details about the advance tickets and their bonuses were also revealed.

ARAMA! JAPAN Ronald

On August 5, Ayumi Hamasaki is set to release her new mini album, "sixxxxxx. " She's already given fans a taste of the upcoming release with the music video for "Step by step. " Today, Ayu released the covers for "sixxxxxx.

Active Anime RommelS

3rd Annual Japanese Film Festival For S. F. Bay Area Presents Biggest Program To-Date With Additional New Action, Sci-Fi Anime, Documentary, Historical Drama, Crime Drama, Short Film, And Romantic Mystery Films Scheduled To Premiere At NEW PEOPLE ...

Anime Festival Wichita will be full of people who love Japanese animation but probably none more so than Brooke Stephenson. After studying at the Savannah (Ga. ) College of Arts and Design for two years, the Tulsa native relocated to Japan to purs...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Along with chapter 500 of Hayate the Combat Butler, Weekly Shonen Sunday, out in Japan July 8th (yeah, Sunday is released on Wednesday) announced that author Kenjirou Hata is preparing to start a new manga that will run along side Hayate in Sunday.

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Today's main feature. . . ! Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Today I'm going to be taking a look at the 1/7th scale. . . Shiro! From the anime series 'No Game No Life' comes a 1/7th scale figure of the younger of the 'Kuuhaku' gamer si...

Siliconera Ishaan

Additionally, a batch of new screenshots is available as well. Rise: She needs the help of the Investigation Team to save her Junior Idol group, Kanamin Kitchen when they go missing. Rise calls upon her old friends to go into the Midnight Stage an...

The official website for Level-5's Yōkai Watch 3 3DS game revealed on Thursday that the game will ship in Japan in summer 2016. Level-5 began streaming a promotional video for the game in April. Level-5 describes the title as an "updating game," a...

AFA Channel! freakpool

5 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 2 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 5 Flares × Ikebukuro and its world-famous Otome Road has always been one of Tokyo's anime epicenter to fans, especially even more so after cult-favourite Durarara!

BARKS BARKS

This Osaka concert will take place a year after the band's Kokuritsu Kyogijo performance in 2014 and three years after their last Osaka performance in 2012. It will be L'Arc~en~Ciel's first concert at Yumeshima that is located in the center of the...

It is now confirmed that Kawaii Kakkoii Sugoi will be hosting auditions at MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON Festival 2015 in Los Angeles on August 1st, 2015, for talents who are influenced by Japanese culture and dream of becoming the next big hits in Japan.

tokyohive HPriest

Recochoku, the biggest online and mobile music download portal in Japan, recently released the 2015 half-year download charts for the period from January 1st until June 30th, 2015. Check out the top ranking for digital singles, albums, artists and...

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