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Crunchyroll Scott Green

FUNimation's Otakon announcements included plenty of anime movies, with Project Itoh, the new Ghost in the Shell, and Psycho-Pass. Along with this is the classic Speed Racer and 2005's remarkably distinctive Noein.

The September issue of Kodansha's Weekly Shōnen Ace magazine announced on Saturday that manga creators Jinsei Kataoka and Kazuma Kondou (Deadman Wonderland, Eureka Seven manga) will launch a new series titled Smokin' Parade in the magazine's next ...

Plot likely to be sad R-INFINITY has announced an upcoming dating sim for smartphones that purports to be the first yuri game aimed at women. Details are limited - even a title hasn't been announced - but artwork and a tagline are available.

Ladies and gentlemen, your eyes do not deceive you. Tenga, the company that makes your fap life a little better, wants to take your pleasure experience to the next level. That's right. Tenga wants to be one step ahead of the competition by integra...

Siliconera Chris Priestman

By Chris Priestman . July 25, 2015 . 11:30am Recently, women have apparently been flocking to a Japanese zoo to see a hunky male gorilla called Shabani. According to Huffington Post, Shabani is more muscular than most gorillas and has "mastered th...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The Wonderful Hobby Life For You booth at this weekend's Wonder Festival figure event has debuted a preview and details for fall 2015's original TV anime Comet Luficer, described as Boy Meets Girls nostalgic sc-fi.

Crunchyroll Peter Fobian

To say that Shōnen Jump has a long and storied history is a line that can only be described as a supreme understatement. If you are a fan of anime and manga, chances are you have Shōnen Jump to thank for at least half of your favorite series.

MOVIEW began streaming new promotional videos for the upcoming Tokyo Ghoul: Pinto OVA on Friday. The OVA will adapt the third story in the Tokyo Ghoul: Hibi novel when Shuu Tsukiyama and Chie Hori met.

The official website for Osomatsu-san, the third television anime series based on Fujio Akatsuka's (Akko-chan, Tensai Bakabon, Hennako-chan) Osomatsu-kun gag manga, revealed two more cast members on Sunday.

Moshi Moshi Nippon Festival 2015 in Los Angeles announces the addition of singer and voice actress BECCA as a performance guest of honor at its inaugural event August 1st & 2nd 2015. She will be performing as part of the entertainment for the KKS ...

ARAMA! JAPAN Reileen

Popular football players Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo are guests in FUJI TV's variety show VS Arashi hosted by the group Arashi. The episode with Neymar will be airing on August 13 while Ronaldo's episode will be airing on October.

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Check-out this week's clips from Kamen Rider Drive episode 22 featuring Drive vs Tornado Roidmude and Drive + Mach double team the evolved heart! Disclaimer: All images and videos here are property of their respective owners and used for reference...

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Yep, it's time to see the upcoming Nendoroid surprises and plan your finance to fulfill your expanding wishlist. XD Developing . . .

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4 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 1 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 4 Flares × After seven years, Tsutomu Nihei's bestselling and multi-award winning mecha science fiction manga, Knights of Sidonia, could be nearing its conclusion.

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Move over Rise Kujikawa, There's a new idol in town for Persona 4, and she's coming to the series' own PS Vita rhythm game! That's right folks, Hatsune Miku is joining Persona 4: Dancing All Night. This Persona 4 version of the lovely virtual diva...

GoBoiano Media Nate Lou

After the last published chapter for the December 2014 issue, Princess Jellyfish finally resumed this past Saturday in the September issue of Kodansha's Kiss magazine. The new magazine also reveals that the Mangaka, Akiko Higashimura, will publish...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here's a clip coming from Shuriken Sentai Ninninger's 22nd episode, which features the debut of Ha-Oh Shurikenjin. This mecha is composed of the three Ninninger mecha. These mecha are: Shurikenjin, Bison King, and Lion Ha-Oh.

Siliconera Spencer

While we're still waiting for Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below, Square Enix is already developing Dragon Quest Heroes II. The second hack and slash Dragon Quest game's full title is Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Ki...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Black Lagoon FUNimation announced at their panel that they'll be releasing a complete collector's edition of Black Lagoon in November. The set will bring the first and second season plus Roberta's Blood Trail OVA in one set.

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Hundreds costumed-up as their favorite Anime characters for the second day of Nagu Con in Helena on Saturday. The five-year running fantasy convention started out relatively small with about 20 or so people showing up but this year, an estimated 2...

Following their promotional trailers/screenshots for Yu Narukami and Rise Kujikawa a couple of weeks ago, ATLUS USA have shifted their attention to two other characters - Kanami Mashita who is playable for the first time and Persona 4 mascot chara...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

One of those evergreen kinds of series in many ways, FUNimation has added a big and noteworthy feather to their cap today with the acquisition of the Speed Racer anime rights. Details are slim at the moment, but the company has picked up the right...

Angry Anime Bitches MidnightDevont

We take a much needed pause in ripping our still beating hearts out of our chests for a baseball episode. Wait a second, I remember the Angel Beats baseball episode, is this going to be as depressing? The answer, no thank goodness.

This weekend, international visual novel publisher and localiser Sekai Project are attending Otakon in Baltimore. As one might expect, the company have announced a number of new projects during their time at the event - several of which are pretty...

Isshin Do Honpo will release on July 24 a collaboration with the popular manga Attack on Titan titled "Attack on Titan Face Pack. " The "Attack on Titan Face Pack" became a craze when it was included as a bonus in the April 2015 issue of beauty ma...

I tell you what - I never again want to hear anyone bitching that things don't progress in this show. . . Well - that was the second straight "wow" episode of Working for me. Not so much for how good they were, though they were good (especially th...

METANORN Meta Cast

Jul25 MetaVerse Ep 59 - LIVE! @ 10pm EDT July 25th Join us here tonight as we talk Summer '15 anime! Hello everybody. It's been a long time since I've hosted a MetaVerse podcast. As many of my Metanorn friends noted in my birthday post, I got to p...

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Oh, yeah, back for more! Goodness, but I can practically fall all over myself heaping praise upon this franchise. Along with Monogatari and the RailDex stories, this ranks as a top favorite set. So let's see what they have in store for us this time.

The company, West Japan Railway, will hold an Evangelion Project this fall. Evangelion is one of Japan's many popular Robot Anime's. This anime is cerebrating its 20th anniversary. The Sanyo Shinkansen is also celebrating its 40th anniversary.

Subdued Fangirling Confused Muse

Happy WonFes weekend everyone! If you follow Japanese figurine news, this weekend is the Summer Wonder Festival, where figure companies, manufacturers, and hobbyists who create garage kits put their new and upcoming products out for display to gen...

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