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October 3, 2015, 12:30 AM
October 3, 2015, 12:30 AM

It was announced on September 29, 2015 that new commercials for "From AQUA" mineral water which is sold in acure vending machines located in JR East stations, will feature Nogizaka46's 13th single "Ima, Hanashitai Dareka ga Iru" as well as senbats...

Siliconera Sato

Capcom revealed today at the IgroMir event in Russia, the "Red Cyclone" has muscled his way into Street Fighter V. Here's a look at his first trailer. When it comes to raw strength, not many of the World Warriors can compete with Zangief.

The Daily Beast Melissa Leon

'Death Note. ' 'Akira. ' 'Ghost in the Shell. ' All of these popular anime films are getting the blockbuster remake treatment-starring white actors. It's wrong, and it has to stop. On Tuesday, word began circulating that the American film adaptati...

The official website for the anime adaptation of Haruichi Furudate's Haikyuu! ! has revealed a new promotional video for the highly anticipated second season of its TV anime series. The video also previews the opening theme song "I'm a Believer" b...

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Genderbenders are a norm within anime, and it comes to no surprise that many fans want to see several anime characters as the opposite sex. For this week's Charapedia poll, they asked fans to vote for which characters do they want to see as the op...

Toonami began streaming a trailer for the English-dubbed anime adaptation of Iwaki Hitoshi's 1990 manga Parasyte on Tuesday. The series will premiere on Saturday, October 3 at 1:00 a. m. EDT (Sunday morning).

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

One of the great pleasures of visiting Japan is the chance to sleep in a futon, traditional Japanese bedding that's freshly laid out on the floor every evening. When you've got a nice thick mattress pad, a fluffy, quilted duvet cover and a compact...

Flickering Myth Gary Collinson

Ahead of its premiere in Japan this weekend, a new promo has arrived online for the anime comedy Attack on Titan: Junior High, which is based Saki Nakagawa's manga spinoff and reimagines the characters from the original Attack on Titan as students...

Sword Art Online II's Shino Asada, alias Sinon, wears some pretty distinctive spectacles, and now those glasses will be available in real life courtesy cosplay merchandiser Cospa. The glasses, which some will no doubt use specifically for cosplay,...


During Music Station Ultra Fes, there was a countdown of songs which viewers felt Japan would be proud enough of to show to the world. There were 100 songs in total. Viewers voted online for their favorites, and SMAP's 2003 hit "Sekai ni Hitotsu D...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Game Center CX (AKA Retro Game Master) host Shinya Arino, AKA the Kachō, has tried his hand at many games over the years, so of course he's taken on the challenge of Super Mario Maker. Arino hasn't just been playing the stage-making game, though.

"Himōto-raising simulation" game with anime's voice cast ships on December 3 The official website for Furyu's "himōto-raising simulation" game Himōto! Umaru-chan: Himōto Ikusei Keikaku (The Himōto Raising Project) began streaming a full promotiona...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . October 2, 2015 . 4:15am Senran Kagura producer Kenichiro Takaki's next big project is called Valkyrie Drive, and the PlayStation Vita game Valkyrie Drive: Bhikkhuni recently got its opening video, which you can check out below.

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Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This evening, the live-action Attack on Titan movie was shown at theaters across North America. Some moviegoers have been waiting for this day. Have they ever. At tonight's San Francisco showing, there were reports that a third of the way through ...

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Cosplay theme park, Haco Stadium, which which boasts "Japan's largest floor area for cosplay shoots, with several backgrounds and props," for their Tokyo. One area, is giving cosplayers a new treat as they do their cosplay photo shoots inside thei...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Eight original characters have been announced for the upcoming OAV series, Cyborg 009 vs. Devilman. From the Cyborg 009 side of the production, the new characters include: Edward, aka Cyborg 0014, voiced by Yoshimasa Hosoya.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Kadokawa has posted a 15-second CM for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Shiori Ota's mystery novel series Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru/Beautiful Bones -Sakurako's Investigation- featuring its OP theme song "Dear Answer" pe...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

AnimeLab has announced two new series as part of the fall simulcast season coming out of Japan with the pickup of A Chivalry of a Failed Knight and K: Return of Kings to the service. Details will be forthcoming for them in terms of dates an start ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The light nvoel series for Sky Wizards Academy continues on, having just had a fairly decent summer anime adaptation, and details of the ninth volume are starting to come together. Previously announced to be bundled with an unaired episode of the ...

Sentai Filmworks has been expanding its fall 2015 lineup recently, and the latest series to join in on the fun is Young Black Jack. The prequel that follows Osamu Tezuka's surgeon in his early years will be available via select digital outlets lik...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Strap yourself in for another round of new streaming announcements at Crunchyroll today! The first title to come down the pike this afternoon is The File of Young Kindaichi Returns, the second season of the mystery-solving anime.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official Twitter of Houbunsha's Manga Time Kirara magazines has announced that the Gakkou Gurashi! /School-Live! moe-survival manga series has had 1. 2 million copies in print, with a photo of the newest wrap-around band announcing the news.

Siliconera Sato

Level-5 and International advertising and public relations company Dentsu formed a new subsidiary called Level-5 Abby Inc. , which will create, produce, and distribute content for children and adults, game and anime fans around the world.

Chest-coveting RPG Omega Labyrinth has unveiled its slime-ridden opening movie, offering a wealth of stimulating visuals that informed viewers are likely not too surprised about - the game however might have earned the scorn of several pettanko-lo...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Last week, FUNimation announced the English dub cast that will be appearing on the DVD release of schoolgirl assassin anime Riddle Story of Devil, scheduled for December 8th. Today, it was time to hear them in action in a newly posted preview.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Daisuki has announced the international streaming schedule for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of One-Punch Man, a comedic super hero manga by One and Yusuke Murata about an unassuming but unbelievably powerful hobbyist hero who defeats even the ...

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter

Lee Siu Fai TOKYO (TR) - Tokyo Metropolitan Police on Thursday announced the arrest of a 28-year-old member of a bosozku motorcycle gang for assaulting an Indonesian tourist in the Kabukicho red-light district of Shinjuku Ward, reports TV Asahi (Oct.

The official Twitter account for Vocaloid artist and frequent anime theme song composer and arranger samfree announced on Thursday that samfree passed away on September 24. He was 31. The announcement did not mention the specific cause of death, b...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . October 1, 2015 . 6:09am Monster Strike is one of the most popular smartphone titles in Japan, and it's getting a new Nintendo 3DS game that offers an original RPG story with familiar combat.

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