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December 20, 2015, 1:00 AM
December 20, 2015, 1:00 AM
GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

After teasing fans during interviews and with countdown websites, manga publisher Shueisha finally revealed their plans for the Naruto franchise. Boruto will run in Weekly Shonen Jump as a monthly series, and will center around the children of the...

RocketNews24 Joan Coello

Do you easily get distracted by your surroundings when you ought to be working or studying? This might just be the kind of "personal space" you need! Some of us might find that our own homes provide the most conducive environment for working or st...

AKB48's 5th Red and White Song Festival (AKB48 Kouhaku Taikou Uta Gassen) took place at Tokyo Dome City Hall on the evening of December 15, 2015. This event takes after NHK's New Year's Eve event of the same name, though in AKB48's case, none of t...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix revealed the latest trailer for their upcoming PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita title, World of Final Fantasy, at this year's Jump Festa. World of Final Fantasy will release in 2016 for the PlayStation 4 and the PlayStation Vita.

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix shared the latest on Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness during a special program at Jump Festa 2016, with a new trailer showcasing some of its story and gameplay. The new trailer begins at the 1:41 mark of the video.

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...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

A new TV anime project Qualidea Code was announced at the Jump Festa 2016 event today. The event organized by Shueisha is now being held at Makuhari Messe in Chiba Prefecture for two days, December 19 and 20.

RocketNews24 KK Miller

After an initial announcement in 2013, and then a scrapped alpha test, the Record of Lodoss War massively multiplayer online role-playing game, set in the world of the hit anime, has a 2016 release date.

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

Here's a promo video for the epic anime series Koutetsujou no Kabaneri (Knocking on the Walls of the Armored Fortress) by Wit Studio, which will be aired in the Spring 2016 season in Noitamina slot. The post Koutetsujou no Kabaneri Anime PV appear...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The latest issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has announced that the upcoming anime adaptation of Kouhei Horikoshi's Boku no Hero Academia (My Hero Academia) manga will air in April next year.

Charapedia, the Japanese site making a name for itself throughout the internet for its relentless polling of the anime fan populous is at it again, and has asked its readers this time, "who are anime's most negative characters?

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Plans for the TV anime adaptation of Ace Attorney have been listed, with the Capcom trial game series slated to run on YTV Saturdays at 17:30 starting in April (leading into Detective Conan). Space Brothers director Ayumu Watanabe is back at A-1 P...

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.

The Tokyo Reporter Staff Report

The Joban Line CHIBA (TR) - Chiba Prefectural Police have arrested a 33-year-old company employee for splashing bodily fluid on a woman inside a train in Abiko City, reports TV Asahi (Dec. 18). At 12:20 a.

Siliconera Casey

Square Enix shared the latest trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 2. 8: Final Chapter Prologue at this year's Jump Festa. The trailer also shows us more footage of Kingdom Hearts III. Kingdom Hearts HD 2. 8: Final Chapter Prologue is currently in develo...

The official website for the upcoming anime adaptation of Gamon Sakurai's Ajin sci-fi action manga series began streaming the first promotional video on Friday. The series will debut next year on January 16, during the winter 2016 anime season.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

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.

Haruhichan's blog Alice Webster

Shueisha's V Jump magazine announced through its February 2016 issue on Saturday that the new Dragon Ball Super's arc titled "God of Destruction Champa" will begin on January 24th, 2016. The series' plot will be written by Akira Toriyama, original...

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.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Aniplex of America has posted an English subtitled version of the trailer for winter 2016 Noitamina TV anime of Kei Sanbe's award-nominated manga Boku Dake ga Inai Machi aka Erased. Sword Art Online director Tomohiko Ito is back at A-1 Pictures, r...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

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 ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

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...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

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...

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 ...

tokyohive ustar

On March 30, Kiyoharu will release a new album, titled "SOLOIST", from Warner Music Japan. This is his first solo release since "UNDER THE SUN" hit stores about 3 years and 5 months ago in November of 2012.

The Fandom Post Chris Homer

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 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...

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

AKB48 looks to start 2016 without a ringer as Aki Takajo announces her intentions to graduate from the popular idol group. Takajo, currently member of AKB48's Team K, announced her plans to leave the group during the 5th AKB48 Kouhaku Taikou Uta G...

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