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December 15, 2015, 11:00 AM
December 15, 2015, 11:00 AM

The luscious Hanekawa has starred as the main focus of Kizumonogatari's latest CM, faithfully showing off the intelligent girl's many charms, but causing some to question why loli vampiress Shinobu wasn't the main focus considering how vital she i...

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A new series of glasses that cut blue light emitted by computer screens features six beautiful Sword Art Online character designs, plus some gorgeous accessories. Whenever we sit in front of a computer, television, or smartphone, our eyes are hit ...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

White dragons, dark magicians, and crazy Yugi hair are all looking better than ever. Although it often gets stuck playing second fiddle to Pokémon (Japan's other competitive trading card game-affiliated mega franchise), Yu-Gi-Oh!

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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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...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Saban's localization of the Smile PreCure! anime, Glitter Force, is getting ready to make its English debut on Netflix. The 20-episode first season hits the streaming service worldwide, excluding Asia, on December 18, and you can see a preview in ...

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Final Fantasy VII Remake director Tetsuya Nomura and producer Yoshinori Kitase recently sat down with Japanese gaming website, Famitsu, for a special interview regarding the fame. In that interview, they revealed that a few changes will indeed be ...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the anime adaptation of Yuuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's Shokugeki no Souma (Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma) manga has revealed the first visual for the recently announced second season.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

One Piece's Foxy Pirates return for a third anime battle against the Straw Hats in original special "Adventure of Nebulandia," scheduled to broadcast December 19th. Along with this week's episode of a TV anime, a third preview premiered.

Siliconera Sato

Spike Chunsoft shared the latest trailer for their collaboration title with tri-Ace, Exist Archive, an upcoming "side-view" RPG for PS4 and PS Vita. The latest trailer showcases one of its heroines, Yui Mitosagi.

Morning Musume '16 are coming to Anime Matsuri 2016 (February 26 - 28) in Houston, Texas. Understandably there is a lot of excitement about this appearance and many fans have probably already got whatever VIP passes the convention offers to get th...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco announced today that their upcoming action title, One Piece: Burning Blood, is getting an "Anison Sound Edition" version for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. The "Anison Sound Edition" of One Piece: Burning Blood features 21 tracks...

Siliconera Sato

Not much is known about Granzella and Bandai Namco's upcoming title, Project City Shrouded in Shadow (tentative,) but its latest teaser trailer gives us a look at some of the destruction we'll get to see in the PS4 and PS Vita title.

The Tokyo Reporter Staff Report

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).

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Sato Shinsuke's adaptation of popular Japanese manga I Am A Hero had an early bow at the Sitges Fantastic Film Festival, where it took home some major awards, and with the Japanese theatrical release coming soon the first theatrical trailer has fr...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Bandai Namco has three more JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven battle trailers for us, starting with William Anthonio Zeppeli from Part I: Phantom Blood before moving on to main Pillar Man Kars from Part II: Battle Tendency and Jolyne Cujoh ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

In addition to the ongoing fourth TV series, Nihon TV will also air a new two-hour TV special Lupin the Third: Italian Game at 21:00 on January 8, 2016 (JST). It will be the first Lupin TV special in two years, since the 24th Princess of the Breez...

The latest trailer for Spike Chunsoft x Tri-Ace RPG Exist Archive has introduced another of the game's numerous characters, hopefully aiding in breathing more life into the series but bound to catch the interests of hardcore RPG fans regardless wi...

The Tokyo Reporter Staff Report

Approximately 180 officers and local residents walked the streets of Kabukicho as a part of an anti-gang initiative TOKYO (TR) - Tokyo Metropolitan Police on Friday evening initiated a patrol through Tokyo's largest red-light district to promote t...

FUNimation announced today that it is ending its content and brand partnership with Olympusat on December 31, 2015, to distribute the FUNimation Channel. After that time, Olympusat will no longer be broadcasting FUNimation titles.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco has uploaded the latest trailers for their upcoming stylish brawler, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven, featuring Diavolo from Part V: Vento Auero, Diego Brando from Part VII: Steel Ball Run, and Noriaki Kakyoin from Part III: ...

Sakura Doujin Gao Shao

Formed in 2013, the idol group μ's of the popular idol anime 【Love Live! 】 has been active in both producing songs and live performances throughout these 2 years. However, an unfortunate news is that: μ's will disband after holding its last live p...

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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...

'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 ...

Wan Abrar Rei

The show continued where it was left off, and Araragi had some conversation with the First. I look at him and think he looks totally lame. Small girlish look with a male voice. I don't think I've ever talk or think about any character design in mo...

The last time I wrote about Food Wars I criticised it for having a simplistic structure, with the suggestion that the format wouldn't last for a full series. Well, now the series is over so it's time to look back and see if I was right.

The Fandom Post Darius Washington

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!

Angry Anime Bitches hideki sohma

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.

Anime B&B Marina

Anime B&B has been up and running for almost six years now, and it was only last year that I opted to join the 12 Days of Anime. There are quite a few seasonal aniblogger projects flitting around, but the two that had always caught my eye were 12 ...

For those who are patiently waiting, a new release date for the second season of the hit Japanese anime series "Attack On Titan" has surfaced this week. Recent plot rumors, meanwhile, indicate the demise of one of the show's main characters.

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