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September 15, 2015, 7:00 PM
September 15, 2015, 7:00 PM
Crunchyroll Scott Green

Good Smile Company's Nendoroid Umaru is out this month, with a selection of five expressions, plus "That Thing That Umaru Wears at Home. " With some help from the American comic-based expression that came with the Kyoko Toshino Yuruyuri, one parti...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick
Siliconera Sato

Spike Chunsoft revealed the latest Danganronpa title with Danganronpa V3 for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita during the SCEJA Press Conference 2015. More details will be revealed in the near future.

A brand new promotional video has been released for the upcoming Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterunda. (The Anthem of the Heart -Beautiful Word, Beautiful World-) anime film. The new video gives us a further glimpse at the movie and also previews the endi...

Crunchyroll Brittany Vincent
Istoryadista J.P. Canonigo

Two years ago, the Philippine-Chinese Taipei relations have hit an all-time low after heightened tensions between both countries over the "shooting" death of a Taiwanese fisherman over the disputed seas north of the Philippines.

A new visual for the upcoming anime adaptation of NisiOisin's Owarimonogatari has been revealed as a double page spread in the October 2015 issue of the Japanese anime magazine NewType. You can purchase this issue of NewType magazine here.

Making it to the Strawberry Stage of @JAM EXPO is a checkpoint in the careers of the hottest rising acts of the idol scene in Japan. For some it may be the first time for them to step on to such a large stage, as it is usually reserved for groups ...

Siliconera Sato

Similar to the Super Mario Maker game, it's a unique stage with a layout that changes each time you play. With many parts and layouts, you can expect there to be quite the variety in looks. A "hand" will appear to fix any broken blocks that get de...

Kanna Hashimoto of Rev. from DVL is starring in the movie "Sailorfuku to Kikanju -Sotsugyo-"(in theaters March 5th 2016) and the poster and trailer have been released! This Sailorfuku to Kikanju series have been very popular and Kannna will be act...

Image courtesy of IDW Publishing. © 2014 Toho Co. , Ltd. Source: IDW Publishing Special Thanks to Kahlil Schweitzer A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE IDW Publishing has provided SciFi Japan with a preview of their Godzilla: Rulers of Earth Vol.

Siliconera Casey

By Casey . September 14, 2015 . 9:30am Square Enix recently released a new trailer for their upcoming Final Fantasy XI spinoff, Final Fantasy Grandmasters, an online RPG for smartphones. The trailer shows miniaturized versions of XI's races, inclu...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . September 14, 2015 . 9:38pm Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia is hosting its annual SCEJA Press Conference in a few hours, and you can catch the English stream of the event here. The SCEJA Press Conference live from Tokyo Midtown Ha...

The Tokyo Reporter Kenichiro Takafuji

The Kinugawa River topped its banks in Joso City last week IBARAKI (TR) - Citizens of Joso City are facing difficulties beyond the severe flooding that struck Ibaraki Prefecture last week. As of September 13, dozens of incidents of theft had been ...

Anime Read More Amagi Brilliant Park Added to AnimeLab Service Read More Hanabee Announce October 2015 Anime Release Slate Read More Aniplex of America to Publish Import Edition of Persona 3 the Movie #3: Falling Down in January 2016 Read More Ani...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming trilogy anime film project based on Gamon Sakurai's Ajin sci-fi action manga series has updated with a new main visual and a 90-second full trailer introducing the theme song "Yoru wa Nemurerukai?

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix announced during the SCEJA 2015 Press Conference that SaGa: Scarlet Grace is in the works for PS Vita, and will release in 2016. Video game stories from other sites on the web. These links leave Siliconera.

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Banpresto's Banpresto Figure Colosseum - Figure King Summit Showdown lets figure sculptors strut their stuff and fans to choose which figure thay want Banpresto to release, and after opening the voting last month, here are the results: Banpresto F...

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You've probably heard of Japan's maid cafes, butler cafes, manga cafes, and even tsundere or yandere cafes, but have you ever heard of a wife cafe? That's because this unique new concept has been created by the Japanese theme cafe, Ore no Yome, wh...

Siliconera Casey

By Casey . September 15, 2015 . 1:30am Square Enix revealed the latest trailer for World of Final Fantasy during the SCEJA Press Conference 2015. Here's a look. World of Final Fantasy will be released in 2016 for PlayStation 4 and the Vita.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Japan's beautiful mountainous scenery and relaxing hot springs are all thanks to volcanic activity, and even today there are still a handful of active peaks to be found in the country. One of the most famous, Kyushu's Mt.

It's great to have Gangsta back, but it sure isn't getting any easier to watch. I did a short piece on Manglobe for MAL recently, and it really hammered home for me just how unusual this studio is. I won't go so far as to say every show they make ...

The latest JoJo's fighting game, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven, is coming to both PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 in Japan, but there are some differences between the two. Most notable is the fact that the fighter runs at 1080p on PS4 a...

Galileo Galilei announced new song Climber with tie-up as opening theme for upcoming second season of anime Haikyu! ! . A CD single release hasn't been announced yet but Climber will be available for download via Recochoku service starting October...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Yuhei Sakuragi, a CG animator who worked on 009 Re:Cyborg and the recent The Case of Hana and Alice, will be helming "Neon Genesis IMPACTS," the 32nd short for the Japan Animator Expo showcase of shorts from Dwango and Evangelion creator Hideaki A...

Siliconera Sato

Dragon Quest VII uses the 3DS version as a base, with random encounters, optimized for smartphone, along with various other features. Read more stories about Android & Dragon Quest VII & iPhone on Siliconera.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . September 14, 2015 . 10:00am Now that Tokyo Xanadu is nearing its release, Falcom have been sharing plenty of gameplay footage for the upcoming action RPG, and those of you looking forward to seeing more of its battles won't be disappoin...

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I take my coffee with no sugar! Nothing beats a cup of hot coffee and some dark chocolate to nibble on with it! Anyway, today I'm going to be taking a look at.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The anime feature film Anthem of the Heart - Beautiful Word Beautiful World is coming out later this week in Japan and that means the big, final push towards promoting it is underway with a pair of new TV spots having now arrived for it.

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The Pokémon Company unveiled a new business strategy for its franchise Pokémon at a press conference on Thursday, Sept. 10. Along with this announcement also came an introduction to a new business partnership.

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