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October 4, 2015, 2:30 AM
October 4, 2015, 2:30 AM
GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Anime studio Manglobe will be shutting their doors as they file for bankruptcy. It has been reported that Manglobe was 350 million yen ($2. 9 million USD) in debt. Manglobe reportedly only had 10 million yen ($83,326 USD) in the bank.

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

Most girls in Japan have bangs. They are very important, and it really says a lot about who she is like we wrote in are previous article about how Japanese girls really care about their bangs. (Previous Article: http://tokyogirlsupdate.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Even in the modern era, you'll find plenty of occasions in Japan to dress up in kimono, such as for festivals, fireworks exhibitions, or other special events (and considering how relatively easy it is to do, it's something you really should try at...

Adidas Japan has collaborated with the anime Attack on Titan on training wear titled "Shingeki no Tech Fit" (Attack on Tech Fit), which is available for pre-order now. The shirts features three badges: the Survey Corps emblem, a character, and the...

Viz Media began streaming an English-subtitled "behind-the-scenes" video on Friday for the One-Punch Man television anime series. The six-minute video features an interview with the show's director Shingo Natsume.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The cast and main visual for the upcoming musical adaptation of the Owari no Seraph/Seraph of the End dark fantasy manga are reveled to Japanese media today. 23-year-old Gaku Sano (Kouta Kazuraba/Kamen Rider Gaim in Kamen Rider Gaim) plays Yuichir...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This is Laura. Apparently! We had never seen her until Japanese game site Famitsu, it seems, accidentally leaked the character today. On Famitsu. com, it looks like the Laura screens were mixed in with the announcement images of Zangief, whose ret...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Excited for the very first episode of Kamen Rider Ghost? Well, before the new Kamen Rider series starts airing tomorrow, here are some preview images for episode 1 entitled "Kaigan! Ore"! Kamen Rider Ghost will air tomorrow, October 4.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

5pb. Games shared a new trailer for Steins;Gate 0, offering a quick introduction to the Kurisu Makise AI within the Amadeus system. Meet the artificial version of Kurisu in the 45-second promo below. Steins;Gate 0 hits PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official English subtitled promotional video for upcoming TV anime adaptation of Nisio Isin and Vofan's Owarimonogatari from the Monogatari light novel series. The new video gives viewers a tiny glimpse into the mind of Ougi Oshino, who will b...

IGN Miranda Sanchez, Kallie Plagge and Meghan Sullivan
The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter

Paradise TV presents 'No Bra-men' TOKYO (TR) - Next weekend, one ramen shop in Tokyo will be deficient in - ahem - support afforded to its staff, and customers wouldn't have it any other way. On October 11, adult video (AV) channel Paradise TV wil...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The temptation to import continues as the beautiful thirteenth and final installment of Sailor Moon Crystal in its Japanese release form has revealed the packaging. The series is priced at 8,100 yen for the first deluxe edition and the final volum...

nano provides the opening theme for anime Aria the Scarlet Ammo Double A (緋弾のアリアAA) with new single Bull's Eye. A full music video is unveiled for the strong rock song. Her 6th single Bull's Eye comes on two editions scheduled for release on Octob...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Tokuma Japan has posted a 75-second preview video and a CD jacket image for 39-year-old Japanese reggae singer Wakadanna's upcoming 4th single "Makeruna Chiisaki Mono yo" (Don't Lose, the Small Things).

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

If you're anything like us, you spend a more than healthy amount of time day-dreaming about cutting down enemies with a katana. Not that we really have any enemies or even people we'd glare at on the subway.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . October 2, 2015 . 4:00am Marvelous producer Kenichiro Takaki, known for having worked on titles such as Senran Kagura, Valkyrie Drive, and IA/VT, recently announced on Twitter that he'll have one more original title to announce later thi...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Neon Genesis Evangelion 20th anniversary celebrations hit the bedroom thanks to a new collaboration with lingerie maker Peach John, of Sailor Moon skivvies fame. October 5-13, Premium Bandai and the Peach John official shopping site are taking ord...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

There are shoes, and then there are SHOES; dainty little works of art that adorn your feet, turning heads as you walk by and act as conversation starters with complete strangers. In Japan, of course, fashion gets taken to the next level of cutenes...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . October 2, 2015 . 10:00am Atlus and VanillaWare are working on Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir, an upcoming remake of the classic PS2 action RPG. The latest trailer for the game highlights the Valkyrie princess of Ragnanival, Gwendolyn.

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) My body has cycles that make me want to eat dango. I don't need anko inside or anything - just standard three-color dango are delicious! ! Anyway, today I'm going to be doing a special blog in commemora...

Realty Today Realty Today

The manga of One and Yusuke Murata "One-Punch Man" will soon be aired in Japanese television. It's international streaming has also been announced by Daisuki on three different schedules. Crunchyroll says that fans are being given a heads-up by Da...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

For some unknown reason, I've always found it fascinating when a project would release a new segment that shares a similar theme with its predecessor. In this case, the Japan Animator Expo's 34th short, "Robot on the Road" (NSFW), happens to have ...

Anime Evo FlareKnight

And so the fall season really gets underway. This was a pretty good first episode for Heavy Object. It did a nice job in getting into the setting which does require a fair amount of exposition and history lessons.

Crunchyroll Guest

We've got another title announcement coming today with Kagewani! Episode 1 will be launching at 6pm Pacific Time, and starting from episode 2, new epiosdes will be available on Fridays at 8:50am Pacific Time.


"I think it was a studio earnestly dedicated to making good works" The recent demise of the anime studio Manglobe has stunned Tamiki Wakaki, the original creator of the manga The World God Only Knows, which was adapted into an anime by Manglobe in...

This anime was a mistake. top kek Impression I will have trouble getting along with Lance N' Masques. As a lolicon, I felt obligated to try it out - but ironically, it was as a lolicon that I first had an issue with it (note that this implies I ha...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix shared a look at Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness' latest trailer at this year's Tokyo Game Show, and they've followed up with an extended video that shows us a few more scenes and battle parts.

Siliconera Sato

Mages are the specialists of magic. They can use magic attacks of various attributes, and can even support the party with healing magic. Their low defense stat is their weakness. They have access to abilities such as "Volcano" that hits all enemie...

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