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December 19, 2015, 9:00 AM
December 19, 2015, 9:00 AM

If you want to become a geisha, maiko, samurai or courtesan, gender is no barrier at this Asakusa photo studio. It wasn't long ago we told you about Nanairo, the photo studio in Asakusa that did an incredible job of turning our very own Mr.

On Dec. 16, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia announced a partnership with Kojima Productions, the new studio formed by well-known creator of the Metal Gear series, Hideo Kojima. As per the agreement the studio's first title will be a PlaySta...

The 2016 anime adaptation of Yoshiaki Sukeno's Twin Star Exorcists manga now has its principal cast lined up. Voice talent was announced for the lead characters, starting with Natsuki Hanae (Taichi Yagami in Digimon Adventure tri.

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Calling One Punch Man an internet sensation would be an understatement. The manga went from being a web series that was created as a hobby, to getting a semi-remake in Young Jump, and finally being animated by Madhouse.

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A teaser for the 2016 anime movie 'One Piece Film-Gold' has began streaming in the official website of 'One Piece Film-Gold. ' Like Us on Facebook According to the report of Anime News Network, the new character designed by the manga author Eiichi...

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By Sato . December 18, 2015 . 5:00am We previously got a look at some of the tracks and Modules that will be in Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X, and the official website updates us with their new screenshots and extra details, including a new "Specia...

The staff of the previously revealed anime adaptation of Light's Dies irae adult visual novel revealed at an event in Tokyo on Friday that the anime will be a TV anime adaptation that will premiere in 2017.

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With everything going on with the world, seeing pessimistic people have now become the norm as more and more people have adopted a negative way of thinking. For this week's poll by the Japanese anime character database, Charapedia, they asked 10,0...

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Earlier this year, at the annual Tales of Festival event, Tales of. publisher Bandai Namco Games have announced that a TV anime adaptation of the franchise's latest game, Tales of Zestiria, will be receiving a TV anime adaptation in 2016.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Where exactly should we draw the line between "figure" and "statue"? Just because you don't have space for a gigantic inflatable Pokémon doesn't mean that you can't show your passion for anime in an over-the-top way.

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A second Active Raid promo offers the last look at winter 2016 original mech anime Active Raid: Special Public Security Fifth Division Third Mobile Assault Eighth Unit. Code Geass' Gorō Taniguchi helms the Production IMS with AKINO with bless4 on ...

The official website of the High Speed! -Free! Starting Days- anime film began streaming the 11th special promo video for the film on Wednesday. The website previously streamed special videos featuring the characters, including: Haruka Nanase, Mak...

Kyoto Animation (Hibike! Euphonium, Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai! ) has released the second promotional video for their anime adaptation of Souichirou Shinno and Shirabi's Musaigen no Phantom World (Myriad Colors Phantom World) novel.

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One of the main attractions of Final Fantasy Explorers is its multiplayer for up to four players, so Square Enix shared a new English trailer focusing on the feature. Final Fantasy Explorers hits Nintendo 3DS in North America and Europe on January...

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It's Ensky again, makers of interesting anime goods like the Cardcaptor Sakura costume apron, Himouto! Umaru-chan futon scarf and the KanColle Rensouhou-chan life-sized backpack. Their latest is a One-Punch Man Saitama gimmick beanie cap, allowing...

The first trailer recently went online for Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, an original survival-action anime featuring some of the talent behind the Attack on Titan adaptation. Joining director Tetsurō Araki (Attack on Titan, Death Note) is Ichirō ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The teaser site for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Tappei Nagatsuki's light novel series Re: Zero Kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu (Re: Life in a different world from zero) today updated with its main visual, also announcing its main voice cast ...

The official website for the TV anime adaptation of Kei Sanbe's Boku dake ga Inai Machi manga series has revealed that the upcoming series will start its broadcast from January 8th. In addition, a new commercial has been revealed.

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From day one, I was on board with Tales of Berseria's idea of letting the players sail through the game's world on a pirate ship. However, I didn't expect to see the game's latest trailer hitting us with werewolf-like creatures.

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Peach-Pit (the pen name for manga artist duo Banri Sendo and Shibuko Ebara) will be producing a 3rd series of their gothic fantasy series Rozen Maiden for Shueisha's Ultra Jump seinen manga magazine beginning in February of 2016.

The official website for the anime adaptation of Koutarou Kosugi's Futsuu no Joshikousei ga [LocoDol] Yattemita. manga began streaming a 30-second commercial for the upcoming second OVA project, which is a Christmas special.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . December 18, 2015 . 3:30am Nintendo and Atlus updated the official website for Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem (Genei Ibun Roku #FE) with a look at some of the game's "Extra Skills" system with new screenshots and a demonstration video.

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One Piece Run is hitting Japan for the first time, and they are doing it in Okinawa. But did you know that the One Piece Run actually started outside of Japan, in Taiwan? To promote the Okinawa run, Avex Pictures has started streaming a new video ...

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With the knowledge the game had a second tale appropriately called After Story; it wasn't surprising after the first season that there would be an animated adaption of it. Considering Air was only 13 episodes, and Kanon 26, Clannad got 52 episodes...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

The latest buxom anime girls to make our hearts skip a beat are now appearing on some of the most unusual merchandise we've ever seen. Last month we introduced you to the line-up of breast-heavy characters known as "Nipaishin".

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

My Neighbor Sindbad the Sailor? It's been a good week for fans of Studio Ghibli. First, we found out that even though the anime production house currently seems to have no interest in handling start-to-finish movie-making, it is going to be involv...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Yahoo! Japan's Kisekae service and smartphone app is closing out 2015 with a big contest awarding lucky local users with 50 limited edition pearl Wave Evangelion Beach Queen figures, 50 Neon Genesis Evangelion 20th anniversary Blu-ray sets, 1 Hell...

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Nintendo has revealed the final entrant to their highly popular fighting game for the 3DS and Wii U, and it is none other than the sultry angel-hunting witch, Bayonetta herself, from the critically acclaimed Wii U game, Bayonetta 2.

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