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September 10, 2015, 2:30 AM
September 10, 2015, 2:30 AM
Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Kirimi-chan, a mascot character created by Sanrio with a salmon fillet for a head, is going to receive an anthropomorphic make-over in the near future according to information released at the Sanrio Expo 2015.

Vocalist for Sharam Q and legendary producer, composer and lyricist for Hello! Project has announced his graduation from the idol company. Tsunku♂ is seen as the father of Hello! Project groups by the current and former members.

JEFusion Magnum

In behalf of JEFusion, I, Magnum, would like to ask your kind consideration for some major changes for next year's HenshinCon. We had announced last time that HenshinCon 2016 will be held during the first quarter of the following year.

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

If you have a cat at home, there's a good chance you're well aware of the frustrations felines can introduce to owners, like walking all over keyboards or stealing your seat the second you get up. Sure, we forgive them, and we might even find it k...

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

Ever wondered what a wedding planned around your favorite video game franchise would look like? Newly married couple Grace and Chris have an answer to that question in the form of the following video taken at their stunning Final Fantasy-themed we...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Prison School, which follows five boys who enter an insanely strict, former all-girls school, is getting a live-action TV show. If you've seen the anime or read the manga, you know where this is going.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for Love Love! Sunshine! ! , a new project from the mega hit franchise Love Live! School Idol Project, opens today with preview videos for three songs from its school idol/voice actress unit Aqours' 1st single "Kimi no Kokoro ...

Game Revolution Nicholas Tan

Raifu Isu Suturenju. . . I'm sorry, I mean Life Is Strange has received a Japanese trailer by way of Square Enix, turning the time-travelling indie episodic series into a slice-of-life episodic anime. Or at least that's what I imagine after watchi...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With FUNimation having streamed and released the home video for the first season of Aria the Scarlet Ammo, is it a surprise that they've picked up the streaming rights for Aria the Scarlet Ammo AA? Of course not.

JpopAsia jpopasia

relationships posted by Aysohmay 1 hour ago · 0 comments Meisa Kuroki and Jin Akanishi are thinking about having a second child together. Kuroki has been cast as the female lead in the upcoming NHK drama series "Designer Baby" which will begin air...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . September 9, 2015 . 3:18am 5pb. and Mages. are working on Steins;Gate 0 a sequel to Steins;Gate for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita. The latest TV spot video for the game shares a look at some of its key characters and...

To be followed by a PAL region release very shortly, SEGA have announced that their Nintendo 3DS exclusive rhythm game Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai DX is now available for purchase in North America. For a limited time, SEGA have released the first-...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

NCSOFT announced plans for Blade & Soul's western closed beta, which is set to kick off on October 30. The wuxia-inspired MMO will have at least five beta weekends over the course of 20 days, with the full version set to launch in the first quarte...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . September 8, 2015 . 6:19am Toon Link will join Tetra and King of Hyrule in the upcoming Nintendo 3DS title Hyrule Warriors Legends. This week's issue of Famitsu magazine provides more details.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of Jun Maeda's Charlotte anime has revealed the preview video for the series' upcoming 11th episode. The episode will be airing this Sunday, September 13th at 12:00am JST on Tokyo MX.

The "duck mouth," a pout named for its resemblance to duck bills, is soooo last decade. The new trend among young women in Japan (apparently) is called the "hamu hamu pose," which involves biting the lower lip while looking distraught.

PS3/Xbox 360 game shipped in 2013 CAPCOM announced on Tuesday that it will release Dark's Dogma: Dark Arisen worldwide on PC in January 2016. The port will offer "high resolution graphics with increased fidelity.

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Ahead of the launch of Mario-themed level-building game Super Mario Maker, video game industry legend Shigeru Miyamoto sat down with veteran game designer Takashi Tezuka to take questions from journalists and show off its features.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . September 8, 2015 . 7:14am Segata Sanshiro was the face that advertised the Sega Saturn in Japan back in the '90s, and he'll be a playable character in Project X Zone 2. This week's issue of Famitsu magazine shares more on what's new.

SGCafe spartanchef

For this episode of the AWE me youtube series, Man at Arms: Reforged, the Stagmer brothers have decided to make the Oathkeeper keyblade from Kingdom Hearts, which many have considered as one of the most beautiful keyblade designs of the entire ser...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

While it probably didn't take long for the first domesticated wolf to get dressed by some cave person in a silly costume, it might now be time for trend watchers to keep an eye on pet cosplay. Offering some evidence, on the consumer side, on Septe...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

I love LinkedIn. It might not be terribly helpful with getting me a day job, but the way folks still feel obligated to update their resumes anyway in a public manner gives up a lot of fun little tidbits for this whole "games and anime reporting" t...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

As the TV anime adaptation of Ushio and Tora continues into the fall season, Japanese reggae singer Wakadanna has been introduced as the performer of the supernatural action series' second end theme, "Makeruna Chiisakimono yo.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is confirmed that two-member unit Every Little Thing, ELT for short, performs the theme song for "Pumpkin Oukoku no Takaramono" (The Treasure of the Pumpkin Kingdom), the 50-minute main part of the upcoming three-part film edition of the critic...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

For a good while, it's been confirmed that the latest installment in the Kamen Rider Musou-like game series was in the works. Prior to its upcoming debut at Tokyo Game Show '15, Famitsu's latest issue has revealed Kamen Rider Battride War Creation...

Proud to kick off our 7th year in the running! ~*~ :RESOURCES: Anichart, ANN, CR, MAL :On-Going Titles: Aquarion Logos, Gate, Go! Princess Precure, , Lupin III - L'avventura Italiana, Ushio to Tora, Yu-Gi-Oh!

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Sentai Filmworks has DVD, Blu-ray and Collector's Editions releases of Kyoto Animation's Beyond the Boundary scheduled for October 13th. In anticipation of the release, they've started introducing the English dub cast, which has now built up to Kr...

AFA Channel! freakpool

Iwami town in Totori Prefecture has become one of the hottest anime tourist destinations in Japan as of late, and it is all because of a certain anime called Free ! . Much like Chichibu with AnoHana and Oarai with Girls und Panzer, the small fishi...

Haruhichan's blog Kaelasage

Are you a fan of otome games? High speed races? Slender bishounens? If you answer to any or all of the above was yes, you might find yourself a fan of the game Prince of Stride, which has also recently been granted an anime adaptation titled Princ...

tokyohive HPriest

Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - September 5th/September 6th 01 (00) Unfair: The End (Weeks: 01) 02 (01) Ted 2 (Weeks: 02) 03 (02) Jurassic World (Weeks:...

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