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Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Hakusensha today announced that Fruit Basket another, the sequel to Natsuki Takaya's popular manga series Fruit Basket, will be serialized on its free web manga site HanaLaLa online from September 4. The new series is set in the same Kaibara High ...

RocketNews24 Scott Wilson

It's no secret that Japan has one of the highest suicide rates in the world. There are even popular "suicide spots" within Japan where many people go every year to end their lives. One such area is Tojinbo in Fukui Prefecture, where the tall seasi...

New photos from the highly-anticipated "Eiga Minna! ESPer Dayo! (The Movie Everyone! Are ESPers! )" have been released! The movie will be in theaters across Japan starting on September 4th, 2015 (Fri).

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It's been revealed that Momoiro Clover Z member Takagi Reni has fractured her left hand. During rehearsals for the group's one-man lives scheduled to be held on July 31 and August 1 at Ecopa Stadium, Takagi fell down and fractured the distal end r...

The Noragami anime adaptation is getting ready to continue this fall with sequel series Noragami Aragoto. A new promo recently arrived via the series' official website, confirming the staff and cast returning for the sequel and previewing a bit of...

Siliconera Ishaan

Fire Emblem: Awakening's Cordelia is getting a 1/7th scale figure. The Pegasus Knight's pose is based on illustrations created for the figure by character designer Yusuke Kozaki, and makes her approximately 240 mm in height.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Thursday is Noitamina day and this week the alt-anime block presented the latest update on the brand's plans for a trio of anime movie adaptations of the works of of Satoshi Itō, a sci-fi novelist who wrote under the name Project Itoh, and who pas...

Ys Net announced on the Shenmue III Kickstarter page on Thursday that Masaya Matsukaze will return to play Ryo in the new game. The Kickstarter announced earlier this month that Ryo's English voice actor Corey Marshall will also return.

Siliconera Sato

Atlus have revealed that they and Muramasa makers Vanillaware are collaborating together for a new HD project. Atlus previously published Dragon's Crown which was developed by Vanillaware, but this project appears to be one that is in co-developme...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

There's a pretty common male fantasy in Japan that goes like this: You're sitting alone in your classroom at lunchtime, when suddenly, a cute female classmate walks up to you. With your heart fluttering and your stomach growling, you find out she'...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

One of the least-expected bits of news out of E3 came from Square Enix, who were on a roll with that Final Fantasy VII remake announcement. Of course, that particular project had long been rumored and treated as something of an eventuality by most...

5pb have tantalised anticipated buyers of the upcoming "Infinite Stratos 2: Love and Purge" visual novel by showcasing its thrilling opening movie, which is less than shockingly rife with high energy and plenty of service of all kinds.

This year's Anime Expo was held in Los Angeles from July 2-5. Over 260,000 fans gathered in the LA Convention Center for the event, setting the record for highest attendance in the event's history. Here's an introduction to the event through pictu...

Siliconera Ishaan

By Ishaan . July 16, 2015 . 1:05pm In an interview with Famitsu magazine, the developers of Monster Hunter X shared a few more morsels of information on how the game will be different from Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate and Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Anime Limited has picked up a new summer 2015 anime release as part of their catalog of titles with Chaos Dragon now formally announced for the UK. The company will have a home video release some time in 2016 after the Japanese releases are done a...

We previously posted about the cast members lined up for the Devilman side of the upcoming Cyborg 009 Vs. Devilman anime, set to debut this November in the form of a three-part OVA series. Now it's time to see who's playing who on the Cyborg 009 s...

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Here's youtube user wotakufighter's video review of the newest, recently released, 390mm monster of a toy and celestial Otomo-nin from Shuriken Sentai Ninninger,: DX Lion Haoh! Disclaimer: All images and videos here are property of their respectiv...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Otome game makers Rejet, music producers Elements Garden and avex have shared a decidedly musical preview of their fall 2015 original TV anime Dance With Devils. Blue Spring Ride director Ai Yoshimura and composition writer Tomoko Konparu will be ...

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Siliconera Sato

By Sato . July 16, 2015 . 9:31am Support Pokémon in Pokkén Tournament are characters that you can call out for help during fights. So far, we've seen the likes of Fennekin and Lapras, and now the developers are asking fans which one they should ad...

GoBoiano Media Nate Lou
Crunchyroll Scott Green

The plans for the fall TV anime adaptation of Touki Yanagimi's supernatural battle-themed light novel series AntiMagic Academy "The 35th Test Platoon" have been updates with cast additions, a new visual and news that Afilia Saga ( Hyperdimension N...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

In time for this fall's 20th anniversary of Neon Genesis Evangelion and the August 25th release of the series on Blu-ray, Monster Hunter Frontier G is launching a collaboration on July 25th featuring plugsuit costumes, EVA 00 and 01 armors, Spear ...

Siliconera Sato

Atelier Sophie: Alchemist of the Mysterious Book is the latest installment in Gust's RPG series, where we'll get to see Sophie become a better alchemist with the wish of wanting to make those around her happy.

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As Japan is seeking an active military role in the Pacific, protests in the country are increasing as many people are opposed with it. And as the Japanese legislators has just approved the legislation for the matter yesterday, several politicians ...

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It's been reported that actress Hirosue Ryoko (34) has given birth to her 3rd child. Hirosue made the announcement via her agency on July 17. Below is a translated message from the actress. SEE ALSO: Hirosue Ryoko is pregnant with her 3rd child "A...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

A specific trio of buff Pokémon cosplayers have popped up at anime conventions around North America, including Fanime, Anime North, and Anime Expo. Originally the group were based solely off a viral fanart image of Dugtrio but were soon joined by ...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Chiller, a 24-hour cable TV channel specializing in horror and suspense media, has introduced a 2 hour block of late-night anime programming beginning at 12:00 AM on Wednesdays. The "Anime Wednesdays" block includes: Is this a Zombie?

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Fujio Akatsuka's Osomatsu-kun began streaming the first promotional video on Thursday. This is the third TV anime series which was announced last July as a commemoration of what would ha...

Siliconera Ishaan

By Ishaan . July 17, 2015 . 9:01am In a blog post on the Red Ash Kickstarter page, the game's art director, Kazushi Ito, shares a message with fans looking forward to the game, and shares a little background on what he feels is special about the p...

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