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August 5, 2015, 9:00 AM

On the second day of "AKB48 Solo Summer Concert ~Kawaei-san No Koto ga Suki deshita~" (August 2, 2015), there were 2 performances to send off graduating members Rina Kawaei and Asuka Kuramochi at Saitama Super Arena.

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It's a traaaaaaaaaaaap! But apparently, people lik that kind of stuff, and they liked it so much that a certain tennis-playing boy who looks like a girl has actually outsold his real female counterparts, and we are talking about the new dakimakura...

Tech Times Tech Times

Well, this we didn't expect: there's no blood, no fighting, no nothing apart from the same characters and a few Titans in "Attack on Titan: Junior High. "(Photo : Pony Canyon Anime | YouTube) Attack on Titan is one of the best anime out there righ...

Akira Hiramoto's Prison School manga continues its successful run with the announcement of another adaptation. This time it's a live-action TV series, which is being directed by filmmaker Noboru Iguchi, known for fun, violent fare like The Machine...

Momoiro Clover Z (ももいろクローバーZ) announced they are bringing their 3rd and 4th original albums out together in early 2016. The albums aren't yet titled and track lists not revealed. Its been over two years since the idol group released 2nd album 5th ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

According to Chosun Ilbo, one of South Korea's biggest newspapers, some people in South Korea are apparently getting cosmetic surgery for their pets. One unnamed veterinarian told the paper (via tipster Sang), "Plastic surgery for pets in the past...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

In Japan, there is an anime called Love Live! It's about schoolgirl idols. It's more than just popular. Way more. As Twitter user S1Amk shows, a Sega arcade in Osaka Prefecture set up a special area where Love Live!

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Cardcaptor Sakura's titular heroine keeps her captured cards in a magic tome called the Clow Book, pulling them out as needed in the course of her adventures. In your daily life, though, you probably don't run into that many occasions that call fo...

Siliconera Sato

The latest issue of Attack on Titan's manga reveals that Koei Tecmo are working on an Attack on Titan game for PlayStation and will release this winter. [Thanks, Hachima. ] 進撃の巨人のコミックスの帯にコーエーテクモからゲーム出るって書いてあるけどやっぱ無双なのかな https://t.

NBC Bay Area Tamara Palmer

Japanese rock band Gacharic Spin is scheduled to appear at J-Pop Summit. Japanese pop culture, ever popular in San Francisco, is getting even bigger in the city. This year's J-Pop Summit has moved from Japantown to Fort Mason and has transformed f...

Arnie Roth, the producer and music director of the "Distant Worlds: music from Final Fantasy" concert tour, posted a statement on Monday regarding his comment that there is a "Final Fantasy XII remake underway.

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It's another sad day for the Tokusatsu universe specially for Kamen Rider Faiz fans as Izumi Masayuki, well known for his role in the series as Yuji Kiba a. k. a. Horse Orphenoc/kamen Rider Orga, passed away at the age of 35.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

The weirdness factor in Tokyo's Harajuku neighborhood took a dramatic increase over weekend with the opening of the Kawaii Monster Cafe, a new theme restaurant designed to shock the senses and taste buds.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

A game based on My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO! was announced for Japan in June, and now its destination has been confirmed. According to the latest issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu, SNAFU TOO! is in the works for PS Vita.

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Power Rangers Dino Charge is now airing overseas and not surprising, they are now ahead of the U. S. airings. Special thanks to our pals over at RangerCrew, here are some clips from the show's 9th episode.

Mega64 is at it again with a new video, this time chipping in to help promote FUNimation's theatrical release of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F'. If your knowledge of the Frieza Saga that precedes this tale is lacking, or you just want a fun refre...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The release of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' is tonight as it arrives at theaters across the country and FUNimation has a new Frieza Force Dossier promo out that provides a look at the character of Goku.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco revealed the latest trailer for From Software's Dark Souls III, which was showcased during the Microsoft press conference at Gamescom 2015. Dark Souls III will release in 2016 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Japanese distributor TOHO is handling the promotion for the summer 2015 anime series Himouto! Umaru-chan and they've now added the promo for the fifth episode, which lands on August 5th, 2015. The series has gotten picked up for home video release...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Crunchyroll is teaming up with Media Blasters to bring more dubs to the streaming service. Dubbed versions of both Ladies versus Butlers and Charger Girl Juden-chan are coming soon, and will be available to Crunchyroll members in the United States...

[POP at Tokyo Idol Festival 2015] Yesterday on our Facebook I posted a message about the Idol rock groups POP (renamed Pla2me)now known as Period of Plastic 2 Mercy and BiSH playing their version of "I fought the law and the law won" at Tokyo Idol...

Toon Zone News Todd DuBois

A true veteran of the voice acting industry, Christopher Sabat is both a prolific actor and an experienced voice director in his own right. In addition to owning the game audio and voice-over production studio Okratron 5000 in Dallas, Texas Mr.

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The Premium Bandai shop opened a new page, which teases new Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger merchandise will be unveiled on August 7th. Aside from the August 7th date and 11:00 am time, the poster also features an image of GokaiRed and the text that says,...

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo revealed the two newest characters to join Arslan: The Warriors of Legend with Alfreed and Kishward, a preview for this week's issue of Famitsu magazine reveals. The magazine preview shows that Alfreed (CV: Manami Numakura) and Kishward...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I'm so clumsy with my hands that I have managed to cut more of my actual clothes instead of the threads I meant to cut in home economics classes. . . the scissors were so sharp I didn't notice until it ...

AFA Channel! Sheng Zhi

The extremely popular and famous cosplayer, Otogi Nekomu will be one of the special cosplayer guests for this year's AFAID 2015. With her angelic smile and captivating cosplays, she is definitely a cosplayer you would want to meet!

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Japan is known for its unique theme restaurants, which sport a variety of themes from school girls and maids, to prisons, and one of these prison-themed restaurants, The Lock-Up, is teaming up with one of this season's hottest anime, Prison School...

μ's center Honoka Kōsaka is celebrating her birthday today. Like fellow idol Nico Yazawa, fans took to Twitter to show support for the Love Live! star. Many tweets included "honk honk," or "honkers," a playful nickname for the character.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The temptation to import grows as the beautiful eleventh installment of Sailor Moon Crystal in its Japanese release form has revealed the packaging. The series is priced at 8,100 yen for the first deluxe edition and the final volume while ongoing ...

Anime convention Go! DaikoCon will take place Aug. 7-9 at the Auburn Hills Marriott in Pontiac. The event will feature tabletop gaming, anime, video games, panels, cosplay contests and more, according to the conventions official website.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

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