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August 11, 2015, 7:30 AM
August 11, 2015, 7:30 AM

This week's featured releases come from Negicco and SKE48. Negicco - "Ne Vardia" Negicco have been around for a long, and I mean a very long time. How many of you knew that this year they're celebrating their 12th anniversary?

Japanese streaming site NicoNico began streaming the first uncensored episode of the anime adaptation of Akira Hiramoto's Prison School (Kangoku Gakuen) manga on Sunday. Here's a preview of the uncensored Prison School anime: In addition to this, ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

You are not looking are some fan drawn images. These are official images from Dragon Ball Super's fifth episode. Fan drawn images probably look better! The images look stiff, rough, and incredibly awkward.

AKB48 5th generation member Mayumi Uchida announced her graduation from the group during a handshake event at Makuhari Messe on August 7, 2015. On the same day, she confirmed the news to the world via a post from her personal Instagram account.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Volume seven of Noriyuki Matsumoto's Minami Kamakura Koukou Joshi Jitenshabu, a 2011 ongoing from Comic Blade about a high school girl who moves to a mountain town and discovers the joys of cycling, announces that the series will be recieving an a... jrharbort

We warned you! You could have prevented this! Now Mikudayo has attained the power of Winter, which she will no doubt utilize in her quest for world dominance. Starting today, she can now be preordered, and will be available until September 9th at ...

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In this episode, the Roidmudes finally get some upgrades thanks to the Neo-Viral Core. But that's not all; it seems that the higher ups now want to disband the Special Unit! Will this change their minds after witnessing a Roidmude's birth and the ...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

When it comes to the summer hotness this season, Gangsta. sure brings the fire. Great characters that you'll love, a dark and mature storyline, and the seedy underworld of Eragastulum. It fills the void that Black Lagoon left.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . August 10, 2015 . 12:28am Nippon Ichi uploaded the latest trailer for their upcoming PlayStation Vita game Criminal Girls 2, which will feature seven girls, but only one of them is the true sinner.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for Hetalia The World Twinkle, the ongoing sixth anime adaptation of Hidekaz Himaruya's comedy manga series Hetalia: Axis Powers, has announced its six additional voice cast for the upcoming episodes: Mitsuhiro Ichiki (Kazuya ...

DualShockers Kenneth Richardson

Atlus has just shared the opening to their upcoming Nintendo 3DS exclusive JRPG Stella Glow. The anime opening features all the expected tropes in lovely form, including character artwork, a variety of waifus and fast, flashy fight sequences while...

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Siliconera Viet Do

By Viet Do . August 9, 2015 . 5:32am Starting this week, Best Buy is offering a Black Friday-esque deal, where you can buy a Xbox One Halo Master Chief Collection Bundle along with a 40-inch Samsung Smart HDTV for only $500.

Japanator Josh Tolentino

What's that, you say? There's already been a proper Attack on Titan game? Well, that is technically true, and Atlus USA even brought it to English-speaking shores as Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains.

It will be revealed in the September Issue of Shueisha's Bessatsu Margaret magazine that Minami Mizuno's (Rasen no Vamp, Seishun Trickers) Nijiiro Days manga will be receiving a TV anime adaptation produced by Production Reed (Ghost in the Shell, ...

NAGANO, Japan (AFP) - Digging with his bare hands to escape the jungle tomb of his plane shot down by US forces in Guadalcanal in 1942, Japanese fighter pilot Kaname Harada understood the full horror of war.


Josei Seven has reported that V6's Okada Junichi and actress Miyazaki Aoi are dating. The magazine has published a photo of the two. From the photos taken, the two were seen wearing a hat and mask, covering their face.

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FUNimation Entertainment announced its limited event-style theatrical release of the anime film "Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F'" has surged to $5. 97M in box office gross since opening last Tuesday. For the 3 day weekend total, the film brought i...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Each first press limited edition of the DVD/Blu-ray discs of the TV anime The Heroic Legend of Arslan contains newly-drawn four-panel manga (one for one anime episode) by the manga illustrator Hiromu Arakawa and short anime series based on them.

A surprise PV for the anime adaptation of "Young Black Jack" has given fans of the retro series a rush of nostalgia, boasting plentiful amounts of the surgical action the franchise has become synonymous with - while likely also injecting some more...

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On August 9th, former Morning Musume member Kago Ai updated her official blog for the first time in about 4 months. Kago began the blog entry saying, "To my fans. I, Kago, am doing very well! " She then revealed, "You may already know this from th...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Anime studio TMS Entertainment has posted the third of five "Dededen" anime shorts celebrating their 50th anniversary and the 100th anniversary of the local Seibu Railways. Hiro Kaburaki (My Little Monster, Kimi ni Todoke, Hozuki's Coolheadedness)...

Kadokawa have revealed that they will be offering a tote bag inspired by Japanese female school swimsuits with the purchase of the 32-page school swimsuit-themed booklet for a total of 3,500 ($28. 1) yen.

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Himouto! Umaru-chan is one of the hottest anime this summer 2015 season, and its main heroine, Umaru Doma, has captured the hearts of many, not only in Japan, but the entire world as well. Now, two fans have recreated the slob "perfect imouto" in ...

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Voice actor Tatsuhisa Suzuki, who voiced the character Hikaru Tezuka in the anime version of Library Wars (図書館戦争), will be starring in the second part of live action movie of the same work. "I was deeply surprised by the news when the offer came, ...

Anime Evo FlareKnight

This was a much needed breather episode after the intensity of the last few episodes. They needed some time to see how Ide is going to move on from this, how Maruo is dealing with this, and just catching up with Natsu.

'ふたたび河をこえて' (Futatabi Kawa o Koete) "Once Again Across the River" And so the Sindhuran campaign comes to a close. Rajendra, The Faker I find it fitting that I finally finished watching Unlimited Blade Works today, for I'm once again watching an an...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

Far be it from me to play "cultural gatekeeper" when comes to deciding which products warrant the privilege being adapted for overseas consumption, but I think it's not a controversial opinion to think that some things are better left at home.

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

Following its reveal earlier this year at AnimeJapan, the official site for the Heavy Object anime adaptation has been opened. However, the site is merely repeating the cast and staff info already confirmed during the first announcement in March.

Everyone's favorite plumbers are celebrating 30 years in the Koopa-killing business. Many tunes from their huge career are iconic, especially the games' title tracks. Nippon Columbia is collecting 18 songs on a two disc collection set for release ...

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