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February 8, 2013, 1:30 PM

February is a big month for xxxHOLiC with the CLAMP manga returning in xxxHOLiC Rei, and the live action drama set to premiere on the 24th.  The series will run eight 50-minute episodes, with actress and model Anne as dimensional witch Yuuko, and ...

While the Amnesia anime is getting more interesting, the franchise's mobile game is set to release on the 8th, Japan time (Official site).  The cell phone app version features a new OP for the game according to the Otomate App Official Twitter acc...

Anne, Shota Sometani star in this month's show based on CLAMP's manga Japan's WOWOW premium television station ran a commercial for this month's live-action television adaptation of CLAMP's xxxHOLiC manga.

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In an odd move, the online servers for Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate on Wii U are region-locked, Capcom have revealed.   Monster Hunter series producer, Ryozo Tsujimoto, shared the information with Gamereactor in a recent interview.

Jun Shishido's 2011 film of aerial romance novel gets BD release in May NIS America (NISA), the American subsidiary of the Nippon Ichi Software game company, announced on Thursday that it acquired MADHOUSE's The Princess and the Pilot (To Aru Hikū...

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A new Assassin’s Creed game is in development, and will take place in a new time period with a new lead character, Ubisoft CEO, Yves Guillemot, shared during an earnings call this morning.     Details are scarce, but Ubisoft also indicated that th...

The website for the original anime film Hal updated on Friday to reveal the film's full trailer, a new main visual art, the main cast, and the performer of its theme song. The "near-future romance" follows a girl named Kurumi (voiced by Yōko Hikas...

 The girls of Lucky Star are back with a second chem book from Chukei Publishing Company, and this time things are getting a bit complicated.  Impressive Learning  Organic Chemistry with Lucky Star features Konata and company, with teacher Takashi...

Company to offer digital titles starting in April with plans for print titles in the future The Japanese promotional and management company Otome's Way has confirmed with ANN that it plans to release boys-love and yaoi manga titles in English star...

The official website for Sunrise's Valvrave the Liberator (Kakumeiki Valvrave) television anime series began streaming the anime's third television commercial on Thursday. The new commercial previews the voices for the main cast.

A few days back, we showed you the GraPhing origami Snow Miku - now there’s another floating around - of course, with Sapporo Winter Festival coming up, this influx of Snow Miku merch is to be expected.

Dark Horse has made a pair of announcements concerning their comic book partnership with Nickelodeon on Avatar: The Last Airbender books. First, you can now get their library of releases following the adventures of Aang and his crew digitally, to ...

Toshimaen, a Japanese amusement park that is famous for their collaboration with Tokusatsu hero shows is hosting a live action game where participants solve a mystery as the show's Enforcers from Psycho-Pass.

Much to the dismay of the many fans of risque undead slaying, Daisuke Satō and Shōji Satō's Highschool of the Dead manga has been on hiatus since January 2011. However, color editions of volumes five and six are set to be released in Japan on Febr...

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Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days on the Nintendo DS had a mix of cutscene styles. Some cutscenes in the game were CG movies while others used the in-game character models. While Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 Remix won’t include the game itself, it will have clo...

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How romantic! Japanese computer peripheral maker I-O Data is teaming up with a confectionery maker named Maple House for a special campaign in which three lucky individuals will get chocolate that's shaped like a memory circuit board.

After stopping for so long, Highschool of the Dead manga is finally resuming, since they last stopped at March 2010. This was revealed in the latest publication of the full colour of volume 5 and 6 of the manga.

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One of China’s burgeoning legion of otaku has been attracting a great deal of attention for holding a cosplay wedding in which he married not only holographic princess Hatsune Miku but Arthurian damsel Saber as well.

Japanese anime magazine Newtype has printed a profile of animator/director Hiroyuki Imaishi, accompanied by a tantalizing preview of a character from an upcoming mystery anime.  The project will be produced at ex-Gainax animator refuge Studio Trig...

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If you’re a Metal Gear Solid fan you probably remember Sunny, Olga’s daughter who was loves cooking eggs. Here’s how Sunny looks in Metal Gear Solid 4.     Sunny is all grown up in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance.

Toho has announced that director Isao Takahata’s upcoming anime film Kaguya-hime no Monogatari will be delayed from its originally planned summer release until this winter due to production delays. Studio Ghibli admitted that as of early 2013 the ...

To celebrate the third anniversary of the Toriko television series, the two-part “Dream 9 Toriko & One Piece & Dragon Ball Z Chou Collaboration Special! ! ” will air on April 7. The special will pit the core casts of the three television series in...

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More details about the villains of Kamen Rider x Super Sentai x Space Sheriffs: Super Hero Taisen Z surfaced online thanks to clearer scans! In addition, we also have new info about the heroes! The movie features the evil organization known as Spa...

Saban Brands has announced that the 2010 Digimon Xros Wars television anime will air in America on the Nickelodeon network later this year under the title “Digimon Fusion. ” Source: Anime News Network This entry was posted on Thursday, February 7t...

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Probably one of the shortest press conferences we have attended, SGCafe caught a glimpse of one of the forefathers of JRock in Singapore.  We were greeted with 4 of the members as Ryuichi couldn’t attend the press conference due to circumstances, ...

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On February 6th, idol group ℃-ute held a release event for their 20th single “Kono Machi“ at Sunshine City Funsui Hiroba. As announced previously, “Kono Machi” is a cover of a song by Moritaka Chisato who belongs to the same agency as them.

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