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December 6, 2015, 2:30 AM
December 6, 2015, 2:30 AM
RocketNews24 Scott Wilson

Even the pets of Japan want to show their respects to the recently passed yokai author Shigeru Mizuki. Just a few days ago Shigeru Mizuki, legendary Japanese author of the popular yokai manga Gegege no Kitaro, passed away.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

A recent leak of an upcoming live stream of a special Love Live! talk show has revealed that the idol group μ's will be performing their final concert at the Tokyo Dome on March 31st and April 1st next year.

It is said that 1300 years ago, a monk from Hase, which was a small village near Nara, sculpted, from a single camphor tree, two statues representing the eleven-headed Kannon, the Goddess of Mercy. The first statue, which was smaller, was donated ...

Japan loves polling to determine a ranking of good to bad in just about everything. Fortunately, this gives up a glimpse into what the people creating all the anime we watch actually like! In this poll, the magazine Entermix polled 1,000 industry ...

Haruhichan's blog Erik Hrothgar

PlayStation 2 fans and loyalists can rejoice, for Sony Computer Entertainment has announced they will be unleashing a feast of classic PS2 games for you to enjoy on your PlayStation 4. Yes, you heard right: your PlayStation 4.

Crunchyroll Nate Ming

Fanart Friday returns, and would you like to know more about the Gospel of Chu-Chu? Last week, we fought our final battle with our favorite villains, but this week--in honor of the long-awaited release of Xenoblade Chronicles X--we're going on a t...

RocketNews24 Jamie Koide

Japanese and overseas communities react to YouTube disabling U. S. access to content, as Google pressures Japanese labels and rights-holders to sign up for paid service YouTube Red. In Japan, where copyright laws are much stricter than those of ma...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the anime adaptation of Adachitoka's Noragami manga has issued a statement announcing that the first Blu-ray and DVD volume of the second season, Noragami Aragoto, will be delayed indefinitely due to anime's OST containing ...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official Twitter account of ASCII Media Works' Dengeki Bunko imprint has revealed that a rebroadcast of the anime adaptation of Reki Kawahara and HiMA's Accel World light novel series will begin next month.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Bandai Visual released the two new Blu-ray box sets for the Stratos 4 property last week and now that means they've finally added a cleaner look at the full packaging for it. The TV series and OVA series received separate box sets that came out on...


This year's edition of Music Station's year end special, Music Station Super Live, will air on December 25 at 7PM - 11:10 PM. It is being held at Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Chiba Prefecture. Today, 42 acts were revealed to be performing on the show.

RocketNews24 Jamie Koide

Both foreigners and Japanese folks agree, Calbee's new cola-flavored chips are a big win. But you'll have to be pretty lucky to get some for yourself! When Japanese people think of potato chips, they usually think of Calbee.

Siliconera Sato

Exist Archive, the upcoming "side-view" RPG by Spike Chunsoft and tri-Ace, got its latest trailer of their character introduction series, and this time we get one for Koharu Nagi. Koharu's introduction video starts with her hearing the voice of he...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Japanese media producer Kadokawa have announced that an anime adaptation of the otome game Prince of Stride: Alternative is currently in production for a January broadcast. In addition to the announcement, the anime's website revealed the first vi...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Ensemble Stars, a free-to-play mobile game by Happy Elements Corporation that allows players to train up male idols at an exclusive private school, has announced that the game will be receiving an anime adaptation and a live-action stage-play.

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Just when you thought all the controversies surrounding the bizarre and strained relationship between legendary video game maker, Hideo Kojima, and pachinko company, Konami, some new developments have arisen from the Video Game Awards in Los Angel...


The manga "Chihayafuru" has spawned an anime series, a novel series, and now a movie. The movie adaption of "Chihayafuru" will hit Japanese theaters next spring. The first part, "Chihayafuru ~Kami no Ku~" will be released on March 19, while the se...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Sprite's adult PC game Ao no Kanata no Four Rhythm/Four Rhythm Across the Blue today announced its premiere schedule in Japan. Premiere schedule in Japan: January 11: TV Tokyo (26:05-) J...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco and CyberConnect2 shared the latest on JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven with a character introduction video for Esidisi from Part II: Battle Tendency. Esidisi's battle style is called "Mode that Controls Heat," and his blood n...

Realty Today Realty Today

It has been announced mid-November that Yoshiaki Sukeno's manga will be adapted to TV Anime. Now, the studio that will do the animation has been revealed. Studio Pierrot finally gets the anime series of "Twin Star Exorcists" or "Sōsei no Onmyōji.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . December 4, 2015 . 9:00am Dark Souls III will appear in North and South America and Europe a little less than a month after its March 24 debut in Japan. Bandai Namco and FromSoftware have confirmed a April 12 western release date for th...

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

Kadokawa released a new promo video for one of the most anticipated anime series of the upcoming winter season, аниме Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku o! . Enjoy. actionanimecomedyfanservicefantasyharemKono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku o!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The upcoming debut of Macross Delta has been a pretty quiet affair overall as there's not a lot of new things being brought out for it ahead of its December 31st, 2015 premiere for the special. But now the first TV spot has arrived that gives us a...

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