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Dark fantasy series to premiere on February 17 at 1:30 a. m. EST/PST The TV Guide website lists the Soul Eater anime as premiering on Adult Swim's Toonami block on Sunday, February 17 at 1:30 a. m. EST/PST.

The Black Butler franchise announced the new dates for the widely successful musical, "Musical Black Butler: The Most Beautiful Death in The World – A Thousand Souls and The Fallen Grim Reaper" at Akasaka ACT Theater in Tokyo and Umeda Art Theater...

Yuya Matsushita will reprise his role as Sebastian, the notorious Black Butler, in the 3rd installment of Kuroshitshuji musical, "Death of a thousand souls and Fallen World". Playing as Ciel Phantomhive is the young actor that has risen to fame, T...

You can see Twin Tails are very popular in anime as much as Zettairyoiki just by the sheer number of characters with the hair style. Who are the inspiration of the perfect Twin Tails in anime? Japanese men voted and here are the Top 10.

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Finally, here's the first trailer for this year's crossover film, “Kamen Rider × Super Sentai × Space Sheriff: Super Hero Taisen Z”, scheduled to premiere this April 27th. It's our heroes vs Space Shocker!

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Rangerboard member Danakin has just posted on-hand images of the Power Rangers 20th Anniversary edition of the Power Morpher! This Toys "R" Us exclusive is best for ages 15 and up. This morpher was sold in commemoration of the 20th anniversary of ...

Move over Gundam masked cover of "Gangnam Style," there's a new mecha dance in town. In a stop move video, a squad of Zeon dance to "Start:Dash! ! " the insert song from episode three of this season's Love Live!

SHINee To Release New Japanese Single "Fire" single-release posted by Aysohmay 7 minutes ago   ·   0 comments SHINee will be releasing a new Japanese single titled "Fire" on March 13th. For the new single, lyricist Junji Ishiwatari wrote the lyric...

The Japan Anniversary Association has marked every 2nd of February as Twin Tail Day. They even have website setup to commemorate that day. The website published the reason of why February 2 is marked as Twin Tail Day and a deep explanation of the ...

Hyouka may take place in the fictional town of Kamiyama City, but the city (and locations in the anime) is drawn from the real-life Takayama, in Gifu prefecture. Takayama is playing up their connection to the anime by distributing 10,000 copies of...

Originally, the samurai were wearing hakama only when riding the horse, because it was meant to protect their legs, like the chaps worn by the cowboys. But in time, the hakama became a symbol of the samurai class and even today, its design reflect...

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 As you might imagine for a tourist destination, otaku mecca Akihabara has a Starbucks coffee shop. Recently, the franchise put up a sign board referencing anime/manga My Ordinary Life's gag spoofing the complexity of ordering beverage at that sor...

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Daigo Green and Daigo Red. Super Sentai has been around for 37 years now, which is why it is no surprise that the franchise will feature heroes with the same name but they are totally different characters.

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Fire Emblem: Awakening contains highly customizable unit upgrading and jumping, which are achieved through Master Seals and Second Seals, respectively.   Once a unit reaches level 10, he or she can use a Master Seal to upgrade to the next class.

The Motion Picture Producers Association of Japan released the list of top 39 Japanese films for 2012, all of which earned 1 billion yen (about US$10. 8 million) or more. Several of these films would list higher if their 2013 box office totals wer...

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There is one common issue plaguing the Nendoroid collectors around the world: space. Yep, with an average release rate of about 7 Nendoroids each month, it is obvious that the Nendoroid boxes are piling up fastly and sucking our precious room space.

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On February 2nd, AKB48’s Minegishi Minami attended a handshake event held at Makuhari Messe. This was her first appearance in front of fans after shaving her head on January 31st because of a tabloid magazine’s report.

AKB48's Yuki Kashiwagi Believes Group's Dating Ban Is Necessary general posted by Aysohmay 2 hours ago   ·   20 comments AKB48's Yuki Kashiwagi believes that having a dating ban is necessary for the group because they're idols, the singer told Man...

Japan Anniversary Association declares day already celebrated by fans worldwide On January 24, the Japan Anniversary Association "officially" declared February 2 as Twin Tail Day. The day has been celebrated by fans of the pigtail hairstyle for a ...

KC Komicer on February 3, 2013 in Rants So one often read about art theft. It’s not something new and on our part, we had our fair share of it. While doing my research for this, I tried to access some of the old links containing instances when our...

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