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December 14, 2015, 5:30 PM
December 14, 2015, 5:30 PM
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Japanese author, Mamare Touno, is known for writing socio-economic scenarios on a large scale for his two highly popular works, Maoyu - Maou-Yuusha, and Log Horizon. In his works, he has explained how the economy works, and should be very familiar...

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If you love cats, chocolate, and marshmallows, you won't want to miss Nyarshmallows from Felissimo! There are kitten marshmallows for your coffee and paw print marshmallows for pure adorableness, and now there are chocolate-filled kitten marshmall...

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Black Butler is a series with plenty of decadence strewn across its episodes, so it makes total sense that there should be a special cafe dedicated to it. The Tokyo-Q Plaza Harajuku AREA-Q will be hosting a special Black Butler cafe beginning on J...

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OMG, indeed. Awkwardness broke out at Los Angeles International Airport when the members of up-and-coming K-Pop group Oh My Girl were detained on suspicion of being sex workers. According to a statement from the group's label, WM Entertainment, US...


PERFUME offer an insight into the inner workings of J-pop's finest in a new documentary. . . London was fortunate enough to have the opportunity of a screening of the new Perfume documentary WE ARE Perfume -WORLD TOUR 3rd DOCUMENT this month.

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This weekend, Aniplex of America began streaming a new trailer for the upcoming "Doukyusei" anime BL (Boys-Love) movie. The trailer, available to view below, now features English subtitles as well as the first meeting between the main characters R...

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Members of SKE48 OSAKA (TR) - Osaka Prefectural Police on Sunday arrested a 21-year-old male company employee for allegedly robbing proceeds from an event featuring popular idol group SKE48 in Suminoe Ward, reports the Mainichi Shimbun (Dec 14).

Long-awaited LADYBABY's second MV is out! They released their second single "Age Age Money ~Ochingin Daisakusen~" (release date : January 13, 2016). The video was filmed in NYC and LA! Contributor Wanted!

Now that Michiko & Hatchin has run its course, Adult Swim's Toonami block is cooking up the next series to add to the late-night anime block. Starting January 2, Cowboy Bebop director Shinichirō Watanabe's Samurai Champloo will join in on the action.

'力と代償' (Chikata to Daishou) "Power And Its Price" I went into this episode expecting it to be kind of boring - luckily I was wrong. The Urzaiz Sisters As deliberate as the setup was, I'll appreciate getting a chance to see what the Urzaiz sisters ... KSPR

Nintendo's latest hand-held hit may seem a little familiar. Yo-Kai Watch has an array of strange and cute characters to collect, a massive following in Japan, and arrives in the U. S. complete with its own anime series.

San-ei-Boeki added Pokémon's original amorphous pink blob to its line-up of Fuwa Cushions. The cushion bares a long, thin smile and has one limb raised almost like its waving. The cushion measures 36cm (14in) wide and 32cm (12.

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Makoto Shinkai has devoted 2015 to this film and says he wants to make a work that is "more enjoyable, more beautiful, and more beyond any work he has made so far. " The movie is slated for a Japan release in August 2016.


Fujigaya Taisuke from the popular Johnny's group Kis-My-Ft. 2 has been cast as the lead role in the forthcoming drama adaption of the classic manga "Mars" by Soryo Fuyumi. Starring along side him will be Kubota Masataka ,who recently starred as Ki...

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Ah filler, my old friend. It has certainly been a while since I saw you. And by a while I mean. . . very very recently. Regardless, it's time once again for another Ushio and Tora episode. Or as I said in my title, Mayuko and Tora.

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What They Say: Today, Kei Katsuragi's only concern is the love of his life. It doesn't really matter to him that he has more than one love after all as a pilot for the Freedom Space Corps, he might be dead tomorrow!

Makoto Shinkai is an animation director highly esteemed both inside and outside Japan, and it seems he's about to spread his wings yet again in 2016. On Dec. 10, Shinkai announced production on the feature-length animation Kimi no Na wa (Your Name).

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The PS Vita game for The Asterisk War, titled "The Asterisk War: Academy City - Houka Senran," on the Water is getting a localized version for Asia, and Bandai Namco has started streaming two brand new PVs for the game, with the first one giving a...

Various new visuals for the first film of the upcoming anime adaptation of Nisio Isin and Vofan's Kizumonogatari entry in the Monogatari light novel series has been revealed in the January 2016 issue of NewType as double page spreads.

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The girls of AKB48 have set a new record as they close out their 10th anniversary year with a bang. Despite recording the lowest first day sales in recent history since the release of 2011's Sakura no Ki ni Narou AKB48's newest single Kuchibiru ni...

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They really dragged this episode out. Though I guess I understand. Gotta leave the best for last, right? Very action-packed episode. Even though it was filler, I liked that they showed some past characters again as they were watching the news, lik...

'しのぶメイル 其ノ伍' (Shinobu Meiru Sono Go) "Shinobu Mail Part Five" So there's this girl, and she had a. . . fiance? They have a spat, the fiance runs off into the night (light, whatever) and gets smoked. She mopes around for a century or four, but even...

When it comes to Attack on Titan, fans are waiting for 2 things: the Attack on Titan game and the second season of the anime. For fans of the anime, although there have been a lot of rumors regarding the second season of Attack on Titan, the sad r...

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Its never quite occurred to me until this episode, but it seems like One-Punch Man is a series that features two very different and often times even disparate elements. There's the element of Saitama, the character that the show is very much named...

Posted 13/12/2015 We've now come to the end of Seven Seas Entertainment's epic December haul of license announcements, so let's cover off those final manga acquisitions, although not before mentioning that the publisher has also picked up zombie a...

The highly awaited Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final has provided an animated trailer to help appease ecstatic fans, giving them an idea of what to expect but possibly not shedding much light on the gameplay, as most animated trailers tend to do.

'上' (Ue) This training camp arc has had plenty of fantastic moments, developing many of our characters and shining a light on why they all play volleyball in the first place, but if there's one thing I think many are grateful for with this arc, it...

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Dec12 Subete ga F ni Naru: Perfect Insider - 10 Purple is the loneliest colour So "everything becomes f" is "everything becomes fifteen. " It's also apparently a clever computer science reference, which is lost on me completely, but maybe some of ...

'復活' (Fukkatsu) "Revival" The end draws near. This week's penultimate installment of Noragai Aragoto was exactly that-a lead-in to the season's final episode. If the final episode was just a clip of a Rube Goldberg machine in action, this episode ...

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