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July 19, 2015, 7:00 PM
July 19, 2015, 7:00 PM
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The 26th/final episode of the Sailor Moon Crystal anime ended with a message that says "À bientôt", which means "See you soon" in French. That being said, the official Twitter account of the Sailor Moon 20th Anniversary Project announced that they...

Well, once you know the truth about Gakkou Gurashi this show certainly becomes different. By different I mean I go from 'Wow I really hate moe shows where people have feelings' to 'I LOVE MOE SHOWS WHERE PEOPLE ARE DESTROYED INSIDE!

There are plenty of weird names in anime. One needs to watch a single season of Gundam to find characters like Full Frontal and Ribbons Almark. Most series though, take place in Japan and star Japanese protagonists with run-of-the-mill names like ...

The July 18 report by Hon no Hikidashi, the official news site owned by Nippan/Nippon Shuppan Hanbai, one of the biggest book distributors in Japan, has revealed that the sales of the based on Norimitsu Kaihou and Sadoru Chiba's Gakkou Gurashi!


Olympic medalist figure skater Hanyu Yuzuru contributed his design for the charity t-shirt of the annual 24 Hour TV event. For this, he met Hey! Say! JUMP's Chinen Yuri and the two collaborated to create their own "smiley face" on the shirt.

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Along with this week's episode One Piece, a new promo offered the latest look at August 22nd's recap TV special Episode of Sabo: The Three Brothers' Bond - The Miraculous Reunion and the Inherited Will.

Eight years after the release of the final volume of Natsuki Takaya's famous shoujo, Fruits Basket, Hakusensha announced that a sequel to the series was prepared to launch this Fall. The manga, called Fruits Basket Another, is to be released on Ha...

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4 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 1 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 4 Flares × Seiyuus (voice actors/actresses) in Japan are treated like as talents and many of the popular stars have their own legions of fans within the country, but abroad as...

Because catgirls are too mainstream nowadays, the new kemonomimi inspired fetish that wants to be this summer's hot fad is monster girls, thanks to "Monster Musume no Iru Nichijou", the anime adapted from the ecchi harem manga "モンスター娘のいる日常" by Oka...

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The official Gundam YouTube channel posted the 2nd trailer for the Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin II "Artesia's Sorrow" episode. The episode will take place three years after the events of the previous episode.

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The latest manga sales rankings for North America has arrived via the New York Times Best Seller list and what we get this week isn't too much of a surprise in some ways. Tokyo Ghoul has reclaimed the top spot on the list and we expect to see it b...

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Aside from the show's plot and logo, we also have more info about Kamen Rider Ghost's first TV appearance outside of his own TV show! Kamen Rider Ghost will make his first appearance in a series of Kamen Rider Drive and Ghost crossover specials th...

The official website for Gust Corporation's Sophie no Atelier: Fushigi na Hon no Renkinjutushi (Atelier Sophie: Alchemist of the Mysterious Book) game began streaming the first promotional video on Friday.

On July 17th, players of the popular browser game, Kantai Collection eagerly waited for Nagara Class Light Cruiser Abukuma's Kai Ni (a remodel of the character when reaching a certain level) when the user reaches level 75.

The official website for Marvelous and Examu's Nitroplus Blasters Heroines Infinite Duel crossover fighting game revealed on Thursday that the game will ship on December 10 for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 platforms.

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe began streaming an English promotional video for the Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle smartphone fighting game on Friday. The game is available now for free for iOS and Android devices.

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It contains songs from the past 10 years of The Idolm@ster games that are played in a Taiko: Drum Master-style. Some of the songs included are "Ai Must Go," "Ready," "Go My Way! ! " "Idolm@ster," and "M@sterpiece.

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The Japan Animator Expo showcase of shorts presented by Dwango and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara took a break following 24th work, Rapid Rouge and the expiration of the first 12 in May.

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The twice a month schedule for Sailor Moon Crystal is a rough one for fans of the series, but it's that time again and a new episode has arrived to kick off the weekend. There's a lot going on with the Sailor Moon franchise in general lately as th...

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The PV for Hamasaki Ayumi's new song "Summer diary" has been uploaded onto her official YouTube channel. SEE ALSO: Hamasaki Ayumi reveals jacket covers for mini album 'sixxxxxx' Shot in Guam, the PV follows a story of a romance that lasts just one...

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Comiket season is almost upon us, and besides the plethora of doujinshis and cosplays, the event is also known for its weird official merchandise, and one such merchandise is from one of the hottest anime this summer season, Monster Musume.

With Platinum Games recently revealing at E3 a few weeks ago that a full-fledged Transformers action game called Transformers: Devastation will be hitting all platforms this fall, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance director Kenji Saito was recently as...

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In May, Marvel Comics announced their solicitation material for their August 2015 releases. Noteworthy to fans of Japanese media, over 20 issues from the home of the Avengers and X-Men are being offered with special "manga variant covers," all of ...


On August 5, Sakanaction will release their concept album, "Natsukashii Tsuki wa Atarashii Tsuki ~Coupling & Remix works~. " The band recently released the music video for "years", and now they're back with another one.


It was revealed on July 11 that Matsuyama Kenichi and actress Koyuki welcomed their third child . The announcement was made by Matsuyama during his live promo appearance for his drama "Dokonjo Gaeru" on NTV's Zoom In!

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The official website for the Sailor Moon 20th anniversary project today posted a 30-second latest CM for upcoming musical "Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon -Un Nouveau Voyage-," the last show featuring the current cast for the five sailor soldiers.

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A new key visual and a new trailer have been released for A-1 Pictures' upcoming anime film, Vitreous Flower & Destroy the World. Vitreous Flower & Destroy the World hits Japanese theaters on January 09, 2016.

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Square Enix have released a new trailer for Dragon Quest VIII on 3DS. Since the trailer is region-locked (sigh), we've shared a version downloaded and re-uploaded by All Games Beta. Watch it below. Read more stories about Dragon Quest VIII & Ninte...

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Being a teenage vampire girl in modern Japan can't be easy, even less so if you're the kind of vampire that does the opposite of sucking blood. What They Say: In the 21st century, a family of vampires settled down in Japan.

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The Tanaka Jewelers have been known for creating statues of Godzilla and Saint Seiya's Sagittarius Gold Cloth out of solid gold, and now, it seems that the Japanese jewelers have outdone themselves this time as they will be releasing models of the...

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