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August 8, 2015, 4:00 PM
August 8, 2015, 4:00 PM

The event "Odoru? Pikachu Tairyou Hassei-chu! " (Will They Dance? Pikachu Outbreak! ) will be held from Aug. 8-16 throughout the Yokohama Minato Mirai area (Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture). A video lesson of the Pikachus practicing their dance move...

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general posted by Aysohmay 39 minutes ago · 0 comments Utada Hikaru's father Teruzane Utada shared a few updates on his daughter's condition since becoming a mother. Like most parents of newborns, Hikaru is currently struggling with a lack of sleep.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

How's this for a cosplay of William Birkin's second mutated form from Resident Evil 2? Pretty damn accurate. That also means it looks gross. Impressive, sure, but yucky. The work of cosplayer Gai, who specializes in large suit outfits, is so good ...

Everyone's favorite fuzzy Guardian of the Clow Cards is lending his services to your cellphone. Clamp's Card Captor Sakura and Japanese online anime apparel store SuperGroupies are working together to present the Card Captor Sakura Smart Phone Case.

Haruhichan's blog Hamza "Tomoki" Khattak

At this point very little that comes out of Japan is surprising anymore, but somehow we manage to drift further and further away from God's light. In the latest trend coming from the land of the rising sun (aka the land of the shameful son), a Seg...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . August 7, 2015 . 9:53am Gal Gun: Double Peace, the game where you shoot magical arrows to make girls fall in love with you in order to find your fated one before time runs out, is going to release worldwide, Inti Creates announced on the...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Based on the manga by Kazuya Minekura, the second part of the two-part Wild Adapter OVA series scheduled to land on September 30th, 2015. With the first installment coming out way back on March 26th, 2014, it's certainly been awhile.


Arashi's 47th single Ai o Sakebe (Crying Out Love), currently airing as commercial background song for Recruit Zexy, is set to a party rock'n roll tune. The members pour their hearts into the lyrics about the awkward and slightly wistful feelings ...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

If you're the outdoors type or athletically minded, summer might bring to mind trips to the beach or ballpark. But for anime and manga fans, summer means heading to Comic Market, also known as Comiket.

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

For those Ranger Key fans that was eagerly waiting after reading last time's post, the wait is finally over as the Premium Bandai website finally reveals the rangers in their latest Ranger Key set! The DX Lost Legend Ranger Key Set will include De...

Edmonton Journal Keltyn Marshall

Comic book characters come to life at the 22nd annual Animethon this weekend. The Japanese Animation or anime themed convention runs August 7-9 at MacEwan University's City Centre Campus. The longest running anime convention in Canada features mor...

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Mikako Takahashi will join the cast of Shokugeki no Soma as Jun Shiomi. She will debut along with Junichi Suwabe as Akira Hayama. The other prominent cast members for the upcoming arc that were announced last month: Junichi Suwabe as Akira Hayama,...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . August 7, 2015 . 1:46am The recently announced RPG Maker MV is the latest installment of the RPG-making series that allows designers to create their own games. 4Gamer details some of the new features that will increase the overall qualit...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Production I. G is gearing up to launch a site for a TV anime adaptation Koji Yanagi's Mystery Writers of Japan Award and Yoshikawa Eiji Prize for New Writers award winning World War II mystery novel Joker Game.

Anime Evo FlareKnight

I think this episode reflects the pros and cons of what we're going to get with this part 2 of Illya 2wei. There will be some laughs and some solid slice of life comedy, but. . . . the plot isn't going to go very far.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the anime adaptation project based on Haruko Kumota's rakugo (traditional storytelling performance)-themed manga Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju today announced that a TV anime series will be aired in MBS' midnight programming...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

Is it me or was this week's Animator Expo short a bit weak on the humor side? Who knows, it might have to do with my lack of experience with Showa era comedy skits. Then again, "Comedy Skit 1989" made me giggle during some of the random segments s...

io9 Frank Fuller - The Conversation

At the end of Katsuhiro Otomo's dystopian Japanese anime film Akira, a throbbing, white mass begins to envelop Neo-Tokyo. Eventually, its swirling winds engulf the metropolis, swallowing it whole and leaving a skeleton of a city in its wake.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The summer vacation "Dance? Pikachu Outbreak Chu! " returns to Yokohama Minatomira this weekend with 1000 electric mice overunning various landmarks, museums, the Cosmo Clock 21 Ferris wheel and restaurants, leading up to parade this weekend, danc...

Romance game slated for digital release on August 25 in N. America, August 26 in Europe Idea Factory International streamed an English gameplay video on Thursday for its Amnesia: Memories romance game.

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

You know, it feels kind of weird to see the Toei ocean wave sequence appear before a Garage Hero project. Nevertheless, it's great to see that Bueno and his group got to team up with them and YouTube Space to create Ayakashi Zamurai.


The "Love and Sex" issue of anan is a popular yearly edition. Year after year, desirable male stars strip off their clothes to tantalize readers. Past issues have featured sexy photoshoots from the likes of Yamashita Tomohisa, Sakurai Sho, and Kim...

With the news of the Owarimonogatari anime slated for this October, a new figure of Shinobu Oshino from the Monogatari series has been revealed by Kotobukiya. Thedonut loving super vampire Shinobu Oshino is shown enjoying her favorite donut while ...

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Good news for Netflix subscribing anime fans as Aniplex USA has now added Persona 3 the Movie: #2 Midsummer Knight's Dream to their service. Aniplex USA brought the film out in import form for fans to pick up back in March of this year but has not...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Just like yesterday's all star hero calendar, Toei Hero's website has just released the images for the official Kamen Rider Ghost & Kamen Rider Drive 2016 Calendar. Are you ready to make your wall cool?

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . August 7, 2015 . 11:00am 7th Dragon III Code: VFD will take you through its three time periods of the past, the present, and the future. Sega's latest trailer for the upcoming Nintendo 3DS title takes us on a short tour of the game's thr...

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Boruto: Naruto the Movie has now premiered in Japan, and to promote it for those who have not seen it yet, two new TV ads have been aired, and both new ads focuses on the relationship between Naruto and Sasuke, and their kids, Boruto and Sarada.

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Recurring tentacled enemy beats Noctis' party in video for game shipping in 2016 Square Enix North America began streaming a new Gamescom trailer on Friday for its Final Fantasy XV PlayStation 4 and Xbox One game.

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The official website of the live-action Attack on Titan movies has revealed three new visuals for the second live-action film, Attack on Titan: End of the World, which will release in Japan on September 19th.

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