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October 18, 2015, 4:30 AM
October 18, 2015, 4:30 AM

Charapedia asked 10,000 anime fans the question: Which anime series would you want to show your child? And from thousands of fans, most of the responses are from the male fans (54. 1%), female fans (45.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Ever go back to watch an anime from your childhood and wonder if the theme song is a little off? Well, you're not crazy. . . for now. Some series have used different themes for their English releases. *English covers of Japanese songs, like the Yu...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

When I'm 79, I sure hope I'm this cool. Osaka television program Yo~i Don! recently introduced a 79 year-old barber named Kiyoshi Kasan who enjoys Dark Souls II. Out of all the games to play, I could probably rattle off a few that were easier.

My Sailor Uniform, or Bokusera, a new clothing line aimed at men who want to try crossdressing in the comfort of their own home without embarrassment. The Bokusera line, which resembles the Japanese school uniforms we've become familiar with throu...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

The recent boom in live-action movie, TV, and stage adaptations of hit anime has to be a headache for producers. Most anime start out as manga, where the only limits on outlandish character and costume design is the imagination of the original art...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Back in January Yoshiyuki Kaneko-also known as YOSHIKO-announced plans to crowdfund an anime project called Chuya-den, a short series of OVAs that revolves around a group of three children, supernatural yokai, and the opposing forces of day/night ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The debut of a new official Twitter account and website for Tenchi Muyo! Ryo Ohki Dai-4-Ki has revealed that a fourth series is in production for the venerable property. Originally debuting back in 1992 and serving as the launching point for Pione...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Seven-member Japanese idol unit AouP (abbreviation for Anime Katteni Ouen Project) has posted a short version music video for their upcoming 4th single "Hanamaru Pippi wa Yoi Ko dake" on their official YouTube channel, which is currently used as t...

Posted 16/10/2015 We're pretty much at the end of any major new simulcast announcements at this point in the season, but we do have two more additions of note to UK viewers from Crunchyroll before we doze off until the winter.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Stardust★pictures has posted a new preview for the live-action Prison School adaptation of Akira Hiramoto's manga with Good on the Reel theme "Searchlight". Noboru Iguchi, AV filmmaker turned director of over-the-top and gross-out flicks like Zomb...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 16, 2015 . 11:00am The Sega Blog has posted an update regarding the status of Yakuza 5 for the PlayStation 3. An exact release date isn't available yet, but the company is shooting for a November release.

AFA Channel! freakpool

Yu-Gi-Oh! : The Dark Side of Dimensions film will feature the return of the original heroes of the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise, Yuugi Mutou and Seto Kaiba. According to a magazine scan from the upcoming issue #47 of Weekly Shounen Jump!

The international animation film festival "Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2016″ will be held at TOHO Cinemas Nihonbashi from March 18 until March 21, 2016. The key visuals for the 2016 festival were created by Thomas Romain, a renowned French animatio...

The swimmer boys of KyoAni's notable fujoshi anime Free! have starred in character-specific trailers for their imminent movie, showcasing the same old footage that will still likely instill awe and amazement in fujoshi despite none of the well-bui...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . October 16, 2015 . 8:30pm A previous issue of Shonen Jump teased a new original character for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven, and the November issue of Ultra Jump magazine reveals that it's the new game-exclusive Dio and his St...

Yahoo Ammu Kannampilly

Tokyo (AFP) - Bubblegum-pink hearts, tulle skirts and polka dots: the unapologetically feminine fashion that originated in Tokyo has exploded in the West with Hollywood celebrities earning brickbats for adopting the "girly" style.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . October 16, 2015 . 2:00am Nintendo has updated the official website for Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem, or Genei Ibun Roku#FE, with the latest character videos for the cool top musician Kiria Kurono and the half-Japanese Eleonora Yumiz...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

According her latest blog post on October 16, female manga artist Minene Sakurano has lately been working on a new sequel to her representative series, Mamotte Shugogetten! . She confirms the two original protagonists, Tasuke Shichiri and Shaorin ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Gantz Volume 26 The Gantz manga series is one that certainly got a lot of attention during its thirteen-year manga run as well as the twenty-six episode anime series that made folks uncomfortable. With the book from Hiroya Oku having ended in the ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

First off, some apologies for confusion: A few days ago we reported that a third version of Yo-Kai Watch Busters was coming to Japan as its own release. It turns out "Moon Rabbit Team" is just the name of the free update that will be available for...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The site for the World Trigger Fugitive Arc anime has been updated with a staff listing that features some turn-over from the previous series. Notably, veteran episode director Kouji Ogawa steps up to helm the project taking over from Mitsuru Hong...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 16, 2015 . 10:00am Sometimes, games appearing on Nintendo platforms contain easter eggs that reference other titles. Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water is one of those titles, as Koei Tecmo.

For 15 days from Oct. 17-31, Tokyo One Piece Tower, a large theme park inside Tokyo Tower, is holding a special event for the Halloween season: "Zombie Pretty Fever," a dance performance show with popular character Perona.

Yuka Iguchi (井口裕香) updated the release details for new single Little Charm Fang (リトルチャームファング) - jacket covers, full track list, and preview music video with comments revealed. Her 5th single has tie-up as opening theme for OVA episodes of anime St...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The light novel series Hai to Gensou no Grimar, aka Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash, is currently in production for an anime adaptation that's set to debut in the winter 2016 season. The new series comes from the novel series by Ao Jyumonji with illust...

Entravity Entrav Riccardo

As decently entertaining as many anime this season are, there were quite a few disappointments as well. Charlotte ended up being a clusterfuck of a disappointment (Oh don't worry, you'll read a lot about it in my rant below.

RPG out now in Europe on PS3/PS4; PC, N. American console release set for October 20 Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe posted a trailer Thursday coinciding with the launch of its Tales of Zestiria role-playing video game.

Not leaving much time between release date announcement and launch, the UK based video game publisher Ghostlight have announced they will be releasing their PC port of Mugen Souls via Steam starting October 22nd 2015.

'ガリバーを縛る雑兵たち アラスカ極寒環境雪上戦 III' (Garibaa o Shibaru Zouhyou-tachi Arasuka Gokkan Kankyou Setsujou-sen III) "The Little Soldiers Who Tie Down Gulliver The Snowy Deep Winter Battle of Alaska III" Goliath, meet David.

It was unveiled on October 16, 2015 that ex-AKB48 member Sayaka Akimoto, who plays the main character in the movie "Bikuu", will also be singing the theme song to the movie, titled "Sengetsu~Hikari to Yami no Soba de".

AFA Channel! freakpool

3 Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 3 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 0 3 Flares × Singer UMI☆KUUN is taking this Young Black Jack gig of his very seriously. Not only is the young Japanese heartthrob singing the OP song for the prequel anime to Os...

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