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KAT-TUN tops Oricon weekly chart for 20 consecutive singles since their debut single by Shiso on February 11, 2013 at 8:33 pm Popular group KAT-TUN’s 20th single “EXPOSE“, which was released on February 6th, sold 155,000 copies during the first we...

Medicos Ent. to release Pannacotta Fugo, Silver Chariot, Dio figures this year Japanese collectible manufacturer Medicos Entertainment displayed two life-size figures from JoJo's Bizarre Adventure at the Wonder Festival this weekend.

I thought the last Macross concert was the final one, but I guess they meant it was the last "Macross F" concert. . . but I am not complaining!   A Special site opened on February 10th.     The site calls the concert "the Ultimate Macross Live" an...

The official website for Seattle's Sakura-Con convention has announced that animator and designer Toshihiro Kawamoto will appear at the March 29-31 convention. A co-founder of the BONES animation studio, Kawamoto is best known as the animation dir...

Siliconera Ishaan

Journey development studio, thatgamecompany, drove themselves to bankruptcy working on that particular game, reveals company co-founded, Jenova Chen.   In an interview with Polygon, Chen shares: "I wouldn’t say that the development of Journey was ...

We all know WonFes is one of the best places to check out new and upcoming figures. They also cater to garage kits (homemade figures), and one guy on 2chan put together an impressive collection of garage kit Hatsune Mikus for fans of the famous di...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Well, they caught him. Apparently. After turning an anime director's computer into a Trojan Horse for menacing messages, after threatening to blow up Nintendo, and after sending a Japanese cops on a wild goose cat chase, the man believed to be the...

Siliconera Ishaan

Nintendo of America are releasing the pink and white Nintendo 3DS XL again for Valentine’s Day, they’ve revealed over Facebook and Twitter. The colour will be made available for purchase this week:     Update: Nintendo released a pink-and-white 3D...

Siliconera Ishaan

Persona 4: Arena will be released as a downloadable game on PlayStation Network this week, Atlus have announced. The game will be available for download in the U. S. tomorrow.   Persona 4: Arena also has a download version available on the Xbox 360.

Siliconera Ishaan

NIS America have released a Hyperdimension Neptunia app for iPhone and iPod Touch, and it’s free. The app comes with a clock function and has a “Touch! ” button that makes characters from the Neptunia series, Neptune and Noire, react differently d...

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[WonFest Winter 2013] Most Anticipated Figures during WF2013! Now that the fiasco has slightly died down. Let’s take a look as to which items during the WonFest Winter 2013 made a huge impression on its fans.

Attendees wore Studio 696's BETA alien hoodies to overtake arena steps A flash mob wearing Studio 696's BETA alien hoodies from Muv-Luv Alternative: Total Eclipse made good on their promise to overtake Tokyo's famed Nippon Budōkan arena on Monday ...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

WonFes 2013 Winter also sees its scores of figures joined by scores of cosplayers and cosplaying booth babes – many of whom rival even the figures in sexiness. Wonder Festival continues to prove conspicuous in attracting a slightly different cospl...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Tokyo’s rail network is not just a means of getting from A to B; it’s the very heart and soul of the city. With more than 40 million people taking the train each day, it’s little wonder that during periods of extreme weather or when even a single ...

tokyohive Shiso

It was announced that actor Mukai Osamu will challenge voice acting in anime “Doraemon. ” Mukai’s character will be an action star named “Mukai Osaru”, and his appearance will be on the episode “Saikyou!

AKB48 Appointed Guam's Tourism Ambassador general posted by Aysohmay 2 hours ago   ·   1 comment The government of Guam has named AKB48 as the country's new tourism ambassador, becoming the first group to be in placed in that position.

The UK occasionally gets anime before North America (Redline) or anime that is never released in North America (Mamoru Oshii's anime documentary Musashi: The Dream of the Last Samurai). And, it seems like one of these will be the case for Ghost in...

COSPA has revealed a bit of Gintama merchandise that reflects the series' off-kilter sense of humor. Gintoki, Kagura, Elizabeth, Hijikata, Okita, Pandemonium, Sa-Chan and Madao are being featured on a line of keychains/charms with dangling depicti...

Adaptation of Hiro Arikawa's action novels to open on April 27 A promotional video for the live-action film adaptation of Hiro Arikawa's Library War action novel series aired on Japanese television. The film stars V6 idol group member Junichi Okad...

The coming months are going to be big for Production I. G subsidiary WIT. In addition to the highly anticipated Attack on Titan anime, and they're producing original sci-fi anime movie Hal. Animator/storyboard artist Makihara Ryoutarou (Tatami Gal...

Siliconera Ishaan

Another Persona 3 character is getting a statue figurine based on their likeness in Persona 4: Arena. Mitsuru Kirijo has an upcoming statue from Vertex, which was present in prototype form at the Wonder Festival this past weekend.

Japanator Josh Tolentino

It's like seeing Jesus in a grilled cheese sandwich, but way cooler and way nerdier. In true "Ask the White House to build a Death Star" fashion, worshipers of Puella Magi Madoka Magica are seeking to imprint their love on the stars themselves.

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