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Called "character bento" and "chigiri-pan" (Japanese for "tear-away bread") these rice balls, noodle plates and buns feature characters and faces. They're part of what's called kawaii ("cuteness"), a widespread theme in Japanese pop culture, and t...

Haruhichan's blog Olivia Lynn

Pokemon fans, rejoice! You will now be able to challenge a Pokemon Gym! Alongside the Pokemon Center this is definitely the person destination for any lover of the franchise. Called Pokemon Expo Gym, attendees can participate in a battle against a...

En la serie original de Naoko Takeuchi, Sailor Moon, Luna siempre está apoyando a Usagi de alguna u otra forma y Artemis siempre está al lado de Minako. Una colección de ropa de descanso basada en estos dos personajes ha sido presentada.

Siliconera Chris Priestman

By Chris Priestman . October 25, 2015 . 1:30pm Japanese studio Arai Koh Create has put the PC version of its visual novel Bad End on Steam Greenlight. If you're not familiar, Bad End is the visual novel equivalent of Ringu.

A PV for Akagami no Shirayuki-hime's upcoming OAD has delighted its surplus of fans due to its heart-warming atmosphere, promising more romance that will likely be devoid of any nudity or service but will hopefully keep fans occupied until the sho...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

If you've finally met your real-life Princess Serenity or Prince Endymion and have decided to venture out together in holy matrimony, congratulations! Now it's time to invest in a tiara, stock up on some sexy lingerie and start planning a wedding ...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Konami has announced a new version of the Bomberman video game franchise entitled Taisen! Bomberman that is optimized for smart phones. The game offers two competitive 4-player modes (Online Battle & Friend Battle) as well as cross-platform suppor...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

CG anime studio Symphonium has announced a new CG animation project entitled Chika Chika Idol, which will involve a group of young girls striving to be "underground idols" in a band called Patisserie. Additionally, the main cast and staff for the ...

New Game! is a manga by Shōtarō Tokunō that follows Aoba Suzukaze, a high schooler who joins a game company after graduation. Her senior at the company was responsible for making the game she loved as a child, and the four-panel manga centers on t...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco and CyberConnect2 are working together for Project N. U. , which aims to bring back the setting and concept of the . hack series. The first title from the project is called New World, and it recently got its first battle trailer.

Free Malaysia Today Blake Chen

TOKYO: A UN special envoy Monday called on Japan to ban cartoon images featuring "extreme" sexualised images of children, after Tokyo last year fell into line with other G7 nations by criminalising possession of child pornography.

Crime-fighter anime One-Punch Man has provided viewers with another batch of exhilarating battles courtesy of its newly introduced hero, with the overpowered Saitama getting only minimal screen-time as a result but still getting the chance to exhi...

The Tokyo Reporter Brett Bull

The emblem of the Kuramoto-gumi OSAKA (TR) - Osaka Prefectural Police on Monday said an upper member of the recently troubled Yamaguchi-gumi organized crime group has died following a shooting incident inside an office in Naniwa Ward, reports the ...

The official trailer for RWBY's recently arrived 3rd volume has provided a short glimpse of what is to come, with battles unsurprisingly bound to be vast in quantity, much like the show's tributes to anime in general.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is officially confirmed today, October 26, with the rap-around jacket come with the regular edition of the latest 8th tankobon volume that a TV anime adaptation of Sakae Esuno's sci-fi action manga series Big Order is in the works for a spring ...

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Abilletage Halloween Masquerade 2015 Portraits of Tokyo's sub-culture corset brand Abilletage's fantastical Halloween Masquerade party at Trump Room 0 comments ARTiSM Market 05, Tokyo Tokyo's fifth ARTiSM Market, Japan's coolest market place for u...

Sakura Doujin Gao Shao

'Yohjo Simulator' is a Simulator game that was first released in C88 in Japan this year and it has been released on Steam platform recently. In the game, you are a ten year old Japanese girl dressed in sports bloomer with insane power level, human...

Starting October 23th 2015 YouTube policy changes centered on their new pay subscription service YouTube RED has caused many Japanese artist channels to be blocked for viewers in USA. YouTube RED is a new subscription service where for $9.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Whether they're smart, assertive or adult, there's a lot to like about anime's short haired ladies. Charapedia brought up the subject in their latest 10,000 readers poll. 77 characters were suggested by a pool of respondents that was 59.

Anime Evo setsuken

At this point, there's no doubt in my mind that One-Punch man has style, but the more pressing concern is about whether it has substance. Four episodes in, and I think the show has kind of plateaued a bit, even if it is still consistently entertai...

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

Jurina Matsui is set to rejoin SKE48 on a full-time basis as the rising star sheds her duties with AKB48. Matsui, who had officially started her concurrent post with AKB48 in 2012, made the bombshell announcement on Nippon Broadcast's AKB48 All Ni...

Siliconera Chris Priestman

By Chris Priestman . October 24, 2015 . 1:30pm Given how popular and iconic Final Fantasy VII's Barret and Cloud are you'll most likely have been looking out for a chance to recruit them in Final Fantasy Record Keeper if you haven't already.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Colton Haynes The attention for the costume party pics that surfaced last night from Colton Haynes naturally involves his fantastic turn as Ursula from The Little Mermaid. The actor, who we originally saw in Teen Wolf before moving to Arrow for a ...

Vanilla Beans revealed preview music video for new triple a-side single - Onna wa Sore wo Gaman Shinai (女はそれを我慢しない) / Venus (ビーニアス) / Lonesome X. They also updated the release details unveiling the jacket covers for their 13th single.

More death-defying battles have emerged from Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry's latest airing, additionally building on its romantic aspects as the protagonist shows that he has quite a backbone, the anime potentially proving to be less generic than most ...

Chibi Maruko-chan: The Boy from Italy will be shown in nationwide theaters starting on December 23, 2015! "Chibi Maruko-chan" is an anime that started broadcasting in 1990, and has reached its 25th anniversary this year.

'そだちロスト 其ノ壹' (Sodachi Rosturo Sono Ichi) "Sodachi Lost Part Two" Y'know, I don't think I can actually tell when Araragi is being mentally manipulated by Ougi, and when he is just being thick. I can imagine him talked into treating free sushi to on...

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'命の値段' (Inochi no Nedan) "The Price of Life" It's always the quiet ones you have to watch out for. In Gundam, anyway. Iron-Blooded Orphans is certainly shaping up as an interesting show, albeit one with some discernible flaws (and I'm not talking ...

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