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October 8, 2015, 3:30 PM
October 8, 2015, 3:30 PM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

So what's the quintessential visual representation of fish in Japanese culture? Is it a decorative koi, swimming gracefully in a garden pond? Or is it a delectable piece of sushi sitting atop an elegant piece of tableware?

Yuka Iguchi (井口裕香) revealed the title for her new single Little Charm Fang (リトルチャームファング) plus an audio preview video. Her 5th single has tie-up as opening theme for OVA episodes of anime Strike the Blood.

Fresh off her Martian adventure with Matt Damon, Naomi Scott is the first OFFICIAL movie Power Ranger to be announced over on Saban Entertainment's official movie Instagram page. What do you think and who else would you cast in the movie?

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Maybe not you per se, but there are some folks who are very tough or super cool online. In real life, though, they might be different. In Japan for a while now, there's been an "Online You - Real World You" meme to point out this discrepancy.

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After years of waiting, we will finally have a new Accel World anime, and it will be called Accel World: Infinite Burst. This new AW anime was announced during a stage event during the Dengeki Bunko Autumn Festival 2015, which also featured an ann...

October 5, 2015. VAMPS held a headliner show at the Roxy Theatre on Sunset Blvd. With no pit between the stage and the audience, the concert became one filled with even more energy than usual. 日本語版はこちらから! The set began with "WORLD'S END.

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JR East has announced the Genbi Shinkansen, a new train on the Joetsu Shinkansen bullet train line running between Echigo-Yuzawa and Niigata stations inspired by contemporary Japanese art. The outside of the train is decorated with photos by photo...

Sentai Filmworks announced on Wednesday that it has licensed the Diabolik Lovers II: More,Blood (Diabolik Lovers More, Blood) sequel anime and plans to release the series on home video. The anime premiered on AT-X on September 23, and Crunchyroll ...

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By Jenni . October 7, 2015 . 11:00am Capcom has revealed the dates for the next phase of beta testing for Street Fighter V. The second round will begin on October 22 and last until October 25. Both PlayStation 4 and Windows PC players will be able...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . October 6, 2015 . 4:15am This week's issue of Famitsu magazine follows up with more details on the recently revealed Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final. Thanks, Hachima. ] The stage is set in Tokyo of the year 203X.

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Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) When ever I am hungry my stomach is always very happy to let me know by growling rather loudly. This is often in the middle of meetings. . . and is always incredibly embarrassing!

Figure maker MegaHouse is adding Yowamushi Pedal's lanky Yūsuke Makishima to its Palmate line. The figure line is dubbed such because the figures fit in your palm. Yūsuke measures 80mm (3in) high. He's depicted crouching in his Sohoku High School ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge
Haruhichan's blog Olivia Lynn

In a recent survey lasting through October 15th, Japanese participants can vote from 41 choices of which character from the popular Sword Art Online should get a figure next! Last December Aniplex Plus announced the sensual Asuna and Suguha bathin...

RocketNews24 Audrey Akcasu

When was the last time you sat down to watch a YouTube video by a real estate company? We're going to assume never, because who even knew that real estate companies had YouTube accounts? Japan's Mitsui Real Estate Residential, however, not only ha...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

FUNimation is bringing 2014 anime Daimidaler-based on the manga by Asaki Nakama-to home video in a Blu-ray/DVD combo on December 15. Ahead of the release, the voice cast and crew has been revealed for the English dub.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Of course Capcom is making Resident Evil 7! In a recent Dengeki interview, when producer Masachika Kawata was asked about RE7, he replied, "At this time, I can't currently talk about it. . . Please look forward to it.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming musical adaptation of Osamu "God of Manga" Tezuka's classic manga in the 1950/1960s, Ribbon no Kishi/Princess Knight, has revealed its main visual featuring the four main cast: Erika Ikuta as Sapphire, Keisuke...

Featured Posts Gangsta. - 58/100 Gangsta is an anime with a lot of things going for it. A mature cast, gritty themes, a interesting setting and a trio of main characters who can carry the show. However due to a number of factors it never quite rea...

The third stage musical for Black Butler-Musical Kuroshitsuji -Chi ni Moeru Licorice (Musical Black Butler: Licorice That Blazes the Earth)-is preparing for a four-city tour in Japan, followed by a three-city China tour.

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More and more video games are getting anime adaptations, from console games like Atelier: Escha and Logy and God Eater, to PC games like Kantai Collection and smartphone games like Rage of Bahamut. But there are still a lot of video games which de...

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Ichiki Kyoka (second member from the left) has announced her graduation from both E-girls and Flower. On her reason for graduating, Ichiki explained on the groups' official websites, "I wanted to step down from the entertainment stage and walk thr...

A. B. C-Z tops a strong singles chart with their 1st single Moonlight walker. The 5-member male idol unit has released two albums and seven DVD singles but this is their first major label single release.

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A member of the Kobe Yamaguchi-gumi was shot in the head inside a parking lot of the Yu-Min hot springs resort NAGANO (TR) - Nagano Prefectural Police announced on Wednesday that a member of a newly formed organized crime group who had been shot a...

An official demo version for the long-awaited dating sim No One But You (or NOBY) has been released Steam by the independent Unwonted Studios, the game is published by Sekai Project, which is also publishing Starlight Vega, Memory's Dogma and a bu...

During the stage greeting at a Yowamushi Pedal film screening it was revealed that production on a third television anime season has been green-lit. A promotional video was also streamed at the stage greeting.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

We learned a bit earlier this year when the second manga bundled anime episode arrived for Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju that a TV series adaptation was coming as well. King Records has now stepped up with the first tease spot for it that clocks in ...

Siliconera Sato

It is said that you can have up to two million possible combinations for the Guardians, with various parts such as body, arms, and more. These guardians will help out the heroines in battle, and will be the ones to do the fighting against monsters...

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