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February 3, 2013, 11:00 AM
February 3, 2013, 11:00 AM

Twin tails you like? if so then its time to celebrate - today is officially Twin Tail Day in Japan. The Japan Anniversary Association has officially declared that Feb the 2nd is "Twin Tail Day" (ツインテールの日)The Japan Anniversary Association websites ...

Thursday’s image of AKB48 member Minami Minegishi with a shaved head tearfully apologizing on YouTube was one of the most shocking sights to emerge from Japan entertainment industry in recent memory.  The story of this fallen idol guilty spending ...

YG Entertainment Announces New 2NE1 & G-Dragon Albums For March album-release posted by Aysohmay 36 minutes ago   ·   3 comments YG Entertainment is gearing up for a busy March. In addition to a new album being released by Lee Hi, the company has ...

Goro Miyazaki's film to open in L. A. , N. Y. on March 15 with more cities to follow The film distributor GKids began streaming the English-dubbed trailer for Goro Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli's From Up On Poppy Hill film on Apple's iTunes service.

Kamen Rider W: The One Who Continues After Z Review Kamen Rider W: The One Who Continues After Z written by Riku Sanjo was released back December, and I’ve finally managed to get a copy of the novel. So here’s a first of many Kamen Rider novel rev...

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A few days after a mysterious list of the 51 busiest train stations in the world emerged on the Internet an expanded version listing the 100 busiest train stations around the globe has shown itself. Although other countries such as China and Germa...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Remember when Britney Spears cut off all her hair? That was disconcerting. This week, Minami Minegishi, a member of Japan's biggest girl group AKB48, appeared in a YouTube video, apologizing and crying.

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It has come to RocketNews24‘s knowledge that a rare lawsuit has been filed by a formerly married couple in China.  The man charged his ex-wife with the crime of “being too ugly” which apparently is just a civil offence in that area.

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Metal Gear Solid creator, Hideo Kojima, has his own figurines. Square Enix, who own the Play Arts brand of action figures, sent Kojima a figure in his likeness with Raiden’s costume. Kojima showed it off via Twitter earlier in the week:     This o...

Miyuko cosplaying Kuroneko from Ore no Imōto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai. She is from South Korea.

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SHINee to release new single “Fire” in March by ustar on February 2, 2013 at 1:34 am It’s been revealed that SHINee will be releasing a new single titled “Fire” on March 13th. The title track for SHINee’s 7th Japanese single has the theme “the det...

Muv-Luv alternative anime side story Total Eclipse adds a line of interesting apparel to their franchise. An apparel adaptation of the scary "BETA" monster turned out to be a somewhat lovable hoodie and fans are all over it.

The following broadcast contains material that is my own opinion. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the other Selective Hearing staff or JPH! P Radio. Topics include: Minegishi Minami breaks the golden rule, gets demoted and ...

Before we actually get to the meat of this story, a bit of real talk is in order. Companies are all about getting your hard-earned cash, but the best companies are the ones to whom we happily fork over our green.

Sakai Masato and Aragaki Yui team up again for  the upcoming "Legal High" drama SP which will be shown via FujiTV on 13 April at 9pm. This time, the story will focus on bullying problems in a junior high school where Komikado (Sakai) and Mayuzumi ...

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Justin from OASG and I discuss the main topic of this week's episode: Taichi! Justin: It was eventual that we would get an episode where one of our main characters would take the spotlight and be the focus out of everybody else.

Edge has published an article detailing PlayStation 4, as described to them by “development sources with working knowledge of both next generation consoles. ” The details echo previous reports of a new controller, holiday launch, and 4...

Fanart Friday returns, finding absolutely nothing offensive about the Kate Upton/Mercedes-Benz Super Bowl commercial, other than it being kind of dumb. Last week, in celebration of the release of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, we took a loo...

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A promoted article from Lifesong! [What is this? Even promoted blogs are getting the spread treatment? Goodness! Lifesong is back to tell us about an anime you may have been missing, so why not read up a little bit and see if it tickles your fancy!

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Amazon Japan has just opened pre-orders for the Blu-ray and DVD release of Kamen Rider x Kamen Rider Wizard & Fourze: Movie Wars Ultimatum! Much to my surprise, the site also listed the Director's Cut version of the movie!

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