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October 29, 2015, 6:30 PM

"Let's Make Animeshi" is a series that recreates through food a variety of anime-related things, like characters, scenery, and even food that shows up in anime. In volume 2, let's try making the main heroine of Himouto!

Crunchyroll Isaac Akers

A few weeks ago, I finished watching The Idol Master (officially stylized as THE iDOLM@STER, and commonly abbreviated as iM@S). In the wake of the final notes of the final episode's last song, I savored the moment of peace, the calm before the sto...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Say hello to what's being called "Nintendo Account. " Today in Tokyo, Nintendo unveiled its new account system, which will connect smartphones, PCs, and Nintendo hardware. Users will be able to make accounts via Twitter, Google Plus, and Facebook,...

Siliconera Sato

Tekken series producer Katsuhiro Harada appeared today during their PlayStation Press Conference at Paris Games Week to reveal a new PlayStation 4 trailer for Tekken 7. Tekken 7 is in development for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Boing Boing Rob Beschizza

Colored and embiggening contacts are done. The hot thing is contacts that include cartoon twinkles and other reflections. Brian Ashcraft reports on the latest thing from Japan. The difference here is that these lenses attempt to make your eyes not...

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo announced that Land of No Night, which is now officially called Nights of Azure, is releasing in North America on March 29 and April 1, 2016 in Europe for PlayStation 4. Here's a summary of the game from Koei Tecmo: Originally released ...

Siliconera Casey

With Yakuza 5 expected to release sometime next month, Sega America put together a lengthy playthrough video showing us different parts of the game. You can watch the video below. Yakuza 5 Localization Producer Sam Mullen and PR Rep John Hardin gi...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

When it comes to celebrities and drug-use, Japan doesn't have the same forgiving attitude that many other societies do. Last year, for example, when pop singer Aska was arrested on drug charges, the Studio Ghibli-animated video for the vocalist's ...

Siliconera Sato

The price of Gravity Rush Remastered will be $29. 99 on the PlayStation Store for North America, while Japan and Europe are getting both physical and digital versions of the game. Gravity Rush Remastered will release in Japan on December 10, 2015,...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

NIS America has a nice limited physical edition of Atelier Escha & Logy Plus: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky on the way, now available for pre-order ahead of its January 19, 2016 release in North America. For $54.

On October 25, AKB48 held a handshake event at Pacifico Yokohama, where they announced that Takahashi Minami would be the center for their 42nd single (currently untitled). The upcoming single will be released on December 9, which is the day after...

What anime from the past few years is SHIMONETA's story and world most similar to? From the outside we can see that it's based off a light novel with the classic light novel naming scheme of a plot description title ( the idea being that readers o...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

One of the under the radar series that's really quite striking with what it does visually and with the writing is that of Dorohedoro from Q Hayashida. The series has recently released its twentieth volume in Japan and Shogakukun has put together a...

Sentai Filmworks started rolling out the English dub cast reveals for Chaika the Coffin Princess, which adapts the light novel series written by Ichirō Sakaki and illustrated by Namaniku ATK. First up is a quick clip previewing Joanne Bonasso as A...

Fortune cookies have been an exciting part of getting takeout from advice to an inspirational saying. Now, coming straight from Japan's wholesale cat-themed food company Felissimo delivers fortune cookies with a more exciting inside - your own cat...

moetron pKjd

The official website for the upcoming 'Macross Delta' TV anime series has updated with its first promotional video. Staff and cast details were also provided. A special preview is scheduled to air on New Year's Eve.

The Tokyo Reporter Brett Bull

Mark Karpeles TOKYO (TR) - In applying additional embezzlement charges to the head of the bankrupt Mt. Gox exchange, Tokyo Metropolitan Police on Wednesday revealed that a portion of the funds were used on prostitutes, reports Nippon News Network ...

It was a weekend like any other weekend, when I am helping someone in the JPop music industry and I send her concert video to a friend in America to look at . Unlike any other weekend my friend said "her video is blocked".

Siliconera Sato

Sony Computer Entertainment and Heavy Rain developer Quantic Dream announced Detroit at Paris Games Week's PlayStation Conference. Here's a first look at the game's trailer. Detroit: Become Human is in development for PlayStation 4.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official portal site for the Mobile Suit Gundam franchise, Gundam. info announced today that an anime adaptation of Yasuo Ohtagaki's Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt manga is in the works. The anime's teaser site also opened.

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Kouhei Hirokoshi's My Hero Academia, or Boku no Hero Academia, is one of the mangas many people want to see an anime adaptation of, and with reports swirling of an anime adaptation popping up here and there, the manga's twitter page had big news f...

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With the November premiere of Girls und Panzer der Film fast approaching, Bandai Visual has started streaming two new videos, one trailer and one 16-second teaser TV ad. As noted by the trailer, the movie will follow the "Second Battle of Oarai", ...

Capsule Computers Travis Bruno
Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco released their latest trailer for One Piece: Burning Blood, that shows us a closer look at its 3 vs 3 fights and several of its characters in action. While Trafalgar Law and Bartolomeo were previously spotted in the upcoming One Piece...

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Here are some new magazine scans featuring Kamen Rider Ghost and Kamen Rider Specter's upcoming new Eyecons and Soul forms. First up will be the Billy The Kid Ghost Eyecon and Billy The Kid Soul Form. In this form, Ghost will become a dual gun wie...

Sakura Doujin Gao Shao

With an overwhelming response for 《JoJo's Bizarre Adventure part III: Stardust Crusaders》, a special event for the series was held on October 24th in which the Official producer announced a fourth TV anime series: 《JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamon...

The leading idol of LoveLive! Sunshine Project, "Aqours" has released their first single, "Kimi no Kokoro wa Kagayaiterukai? " on October 7th, and it ranked No. 3 on Oricon Single Weekly Ranking that week.

A brief PV of the currently planned Rurouni Kenshin musical has shown its costumes in action, garnering some acclaim for the all-female edition of this already famed classic. The hopefully hype-inducing PV: Footage of the special dress rehearsal t...

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It's been reported that singer-songwriter Hoshino Gen (34) and actress Nikaido Fumi (21) are dating. In response to the reports, Hoshino's agency commented, "We are not aware of his private matters," while Nikaido's agency released a statement say...

tokyohive HPriest

Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - October 24th/October 25th 01 (00) Galaxy Turnpike (Weeks: 01) 02 (01) Library Wars: The Last Mission (Weeks: 03) 03 (02)...

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