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October 20, 2015, 4:30 PM
October 20, 2015, 4:30 PM

Here are some quick things to keep in mind! Sales numbers are only for Japan. Sales numbers were taken from Animesuki. Some volumes failed to chart, so final numbers maybe a 100 to 200 shorter than actual final sale.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

We've seen the teaser images. We've seen the concept art. But nothing, I repeat nothing, can prepare you for seeing an actual Neon Genesis Evangelion bullet train. The bullet train won't be in service until next month in Japan, but today, it was s...

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Studio Ghibli, Japan's famed animation house, has a remarkable talent for captivating audiences around the world with inspiring storylines and loveable characters. What really brings them all to life, however, are their animated backgrounds; beaut...

Siliconera Sato

The New Yorker reports that Hideo Kojima's time with Konami and Kojima Productions has come to an end, as he left the company he's been with for over 29 years earlier this month on October 9. According to guests that attended Kojima's departure ce...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Gudetama might be Sanrio's laziest character. And this might be Sanrio's most disgusting-looking food. But really, we shouldn't judge food on whether or not it looks like it's shitting all over the place.

Bandai Namco will be releasing Sword Art Online: Lost Song on PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in the Americas on November 17, so we have a new English trailer previewing the virtual-virtual-reality action to come.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Spurred on by online discussions of similarities between The Asterisk War and Chivalry of a Failed Knight, Japanese anime fan and blogger Katoyuu decided to investigate to determine whether recent TV anime really were more packed with fan service ...

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

The robot revolution is coming, and when it arrives, they'll have an awful lot to be mad about, like making them dance for our amusement. But that's still a long way off as far as we can tell, so we might as well get as much enjoyment out of our s...

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According to creator SankakuHead, a new Himouto! Umaru-chan spinoff manga series, entitled 'Akita Imouto! Ebina-chan', has been announced. It will feature Nana Ebina; who won a popularity character poll a few months back on Nico Nico Seiga.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With Rooster Teeth's CG RWBY getting a limited Japanese theatrical run Novamber 14th, then a home video release on December 9th, Dogs: Bullets & Carnage manga artist Shirow Miwa is on board to comicalize the series for seinen manga magazine Ultra ...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of Studio Trigger's (Kill la Kill, Ninja Slayer) upcoming original Kiznaiver anime has finally launched and revealed the first visual for the TV anime. In addition, the site has also revealed the first set of character designs...

Siliconera Chris Priestman

You get a choice of how many hours you'd like to torture them. The more you torture them the more their sanity will drop. But torturing for 12 hours or over means you'll skip school for that day and that will drop your reputation as Yandere-chan w...

Siliconera Casey

By Casey . October 19, 2015 . 8:30am With the release of The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes just days away, The Legend of Zelda producer Eiji Aonuma gave us the latest look into the upcoming title's gameplay.

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3 Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 2 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 3 Flares × Namco's Namja Town indoor theme park in Ikebukuro is teaming up with Sailor Moon Crystal for a special collaboration menu and a "Sailor Moon Gallery" exhibit.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Karate student turned actress Rina Takeda broke out a bit of drunken-master style to celebrate the announcement that the live-action adaptation of Chie Shinkyu's foodie manga Wakakozake will be returning for a second season in January.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The 11th issue of Akita Shoten's Young Champion Retsu, which is officially published today in Japan, announced that a TV anime adaptation of Mimana Orimoto's Bakuon! ! motorcycle-themed manga is in the works.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Yo-Kai Watch will be available in its very own Nintendo 2DS bundle when it launches in North America on November 6. Nintendo announced a package that includes the 2DS portable with a copy of Yo-Kai Watch pre-installed, priced at $99.

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The Summer 2015 anime season has already ended last month, and without a doubt, the season fielded some of the best anime of the year. But which one was the best? The Japanese anime website, animeanime.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Bandai Namco has posted a new promo for Pokkén Tournament, which is headed from arcades to international Wii U players in spring 2016. The game is also celebrating Halloween through November 3rd with a haunted mansion stage, witch and magician out...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks is closing in on the release of the Black Bullet complete collection as it's set for an October 27th, 2015 debut. The dub for it is directed by Chris Ayres and Sentai's now let loose with a good length trailer/clip for the project...

Marvelous also streams 2nd introduction video for game shipping on December 10 Marvelous began streaming a second introduction video and four short character videos on Monday for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 version of it and Examu's Nitrop...

Japanese rock band from Nagoya, SPYAIR, have posted a preview of their music video for "I'm a Believer," the opening theme for the second TV anime season of Haruichi Furudate's volleyball manga Haikyuu!

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2 Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 1 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 2 Flares × Taking the perfect cosplay picture takes a lot of effort and behind-the-scenes magic, and as mentioned our previous article shows, these behind-the-scenes antics ca...

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The official website for Japanese auto makers, Subaru, has revealed their collaboration with anime studio, Gainax, for a very special itasha collaboration, which turns one of their WRX S4 cars into an itasha inspored by the Gainax anime, Wish Upon...

Siliconera Sato

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII was supposed to release on PC for sometime in fall 2015, but producer Yoshinori Kitase announced on Twitter that the game will release a little later than they had expected.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

While a lot of attention is mostly focused on the second film in the Initial D new theatrical phase, a great piece has come in for the third and final film, Initial D the Movie Legend 3: Half Awake, Half Asleep.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official YouTube channel for the Gundam anime franchise has posted the first eight-minute of "Artesia's Sorrow," the upcoming second chapter of the four-episode anime adaptation of Yoshikazu Yasuhiko's Gundam The Origin manga inspired by the f...

The good folks from publishers Stone Bridge Press have just sent us details for a new book out in July 2016. They'll be publishing The Osamu Tezuka Story A Life in Manga and Anime by Toshio Ban & Tezuka Productions.

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