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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...

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...

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.

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...

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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 ...

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...

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 Sato

The full name of the next upcoming Pokémon movie is “Extreme Speed Genesect and the Awakening of Mewtwo”, according to the latest issue of Japan’s CoroCoro magazine. Prior to the main film,  a short titled “Eevee & Friends” will be shown, which wi...

TOKYO (TR) – Hot on the heels of a scandal involving an AKB48 member and a liaison with a dancer, a former member of the idol group last week released her adult video (AV) debut. The contents of the disc, however, are not nearly as scandalous as h...

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...

Sakura Index Crosse

Tutturu~! Check out this new theme for Shiina Mayuri from Steins;Gate! With this theme, your daily tutturu meter will always be filled. The theme features her character image, along with a variable background that features the grit and the darker ...

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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 ...

Pokémon X & Y’s New Eeveelution? Pokémon fans have been wanting a new Eevee evolution ever since the original Black & White games were announced. This is a leaked image from an upcoming issue of the Japanese gaming magazine CoroCoro.

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 ...

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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...

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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!

25th Anniversary Naked Snaked Figure 25 years of Metal Gear Solid and we get this super rad Naked Snake figurine from Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker by Japanese toy maker, Kaiyodo. The figure drops this April at ¥3,980, or $43, with pre-orders sta...

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...

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...

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