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Newtype Magazine's February 2016 edition has reported that J. C. Staff will be making a new TV anime, and no Index fans, it's not season 3 of A Certain Magical Index, but expect it to be magical too, as they will be animating Chihiro Ishizuka's Fl...

The first visual for the anime adaptation of Nisio Isin and Vofan's Kizumonogatari second film, Kizumonogatari Part 2: Nekketsu-hen, has been revealed. The second film is scheduled for release in summer 2016.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

It is with a heavy heart that I report that the new Gurren Lagann project on which Crunchyroll previously reported appears indeed to be a set of sleek new pachinko machines, to be installed in pachinko halls in Japan beginning in February of 2016.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Six-member Japanese idol unit AouP (abbreviation for Anime Katteni Ouen Project) has posted a short version music video for their upcoming 5th single "Zenryoku Batankyu" on their official YouTube channel.

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The Snow Miku 2016 website received a large and exciting news update today covering many topics, so we'll try to summarize them below. Possibly the largest of the announcements is the reveal of an official collaboration with Love Live!

The opening and ending animation sequence for the anime adaptation of Kotoyama's Dagashi Kashi manga has been previewed. The opening theme is titled "Checkmate! ? " and performed by MICHI while the ending theme "Hey!

The official website for the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon 20th anniversary project lined up timing for the third season of the Sailor Moon Crystal anime. The next leg of the series will premiere this spring and will cover the manga's Death Busters ...

ROCK A JAPONICA, 3b junior's newest unit, has appeared to bewitch and bemuse with their magical MV for "World Piece" (release date: January 27)! Contributor Wanted! ! In the MV directed by Hidenobu Tanabe, the members of ROCK A JAPONICA escape fro...

Hideo Kojima, the creator of Metal Gear, will be inducted into the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame, reports ANN. It's one of many recent honors for the game creator, who, depending on who you go with, left or was fired by Kon...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Finally! You no longer have to let language barriers keep you from lying to random girls you meet on the street of a foreign land. I'll be honest: I don't put much faith in the process of automated translation, especially when English and Japanese...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With the latest installment of Young Animal magazine hitting stands, more information hsa arrived regarding the anime adaptation of 3-gatsu no Lion, aka March Comes in Like a Lion, which is being prepped for an NHK broadcast.

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Nogizaka46 member Fukagawa Mai announced that she would be graduating from the group after their 14th single (currently untitled ) set for release on March 23. SEE ALSO: Nogizaka46 to release their 14th single in March Fukagawa made the announceme...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . January 6, 2016 . 10:00am The Steam product page for Final Fantasy IX is now available, revealing key details about what will be added in the Windows PC port of the PlayStation JRPG. Like the rereleases of Final Fantasy VII and Final Fa...

IGN Cassidee Moser

Share. Coming in February. By Cassidee Moser North American anime distributor FUNimation has partnered with Sony to produce their very own subscription-based streaming service. Called FUNimationNow, the service will utilize Sony's Ven.

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By Chris Priestman . January 7, 2016 . 3:30pm While you're waiting for Koei Tecmo's Attack on Titan game to come out you might want to check out this fan game. It's called Guedin's Attack on Titan Fan Game and is currently available to download in...

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Up until now, the robot-fighting franchise has primarily been aimed at kids, but this year it's getting moe-ified. Medabots, known as Medarot in Japan, is a video game franchise which has also had successful anime and manga spinoffs.

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Idea Factory International shared a new batch of screens for Megadimension Neptunia VII, which is coming to PlayStation 4 in North America and Europe early this year. The latest preview shows Neptune, Noire, Blanc, and Vert in their new transforma...

With anime as with most forms of art, talent wins out most of the time. Now that was an interesting beginning. And there's a sort of interesting story behind Shoujo-tachi wa Kouya o Mezasu, which is based on a VN - a VN which doesn't come out till...

This image, which is making the Japanese social media rounds, is as first-hand as you can get: it's an actual pay stub for a contract animator, whose monthly salary ain't too pretty. The animator, who (understandably) withheld his or her identity,...

The official website for the upcoming anime adaptation of Ghost in the Shell creator Masamune Shirow and Excel Sagamanga author Koshi Rikudo's Koukaku no Pandora: Ghost Urn (Pandora in the Crimson Shell: Ghost Urn) began streaming a 15-second comm...

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Responsible for the Rurouni Kenshin musical and a musical memorial for Shakespeare, Takarazuka will bring an American president to the stage. The Takarazuka Revue Company is easily Japan's more famous musical theater troupe.

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As FUNimaiton begins presenting the English dub of Snow White with the Red Hair's first season, and prepairs to feature the second cour in their winter 2016 line-up, the distributor has posted an "Meet Zen" clip of the show's English audio version.

The opening and ending animation sequence for the anime adaptation of Sega's Phantasy Star Online 2: The Animation has been previewed. Here is the most recent promotional video: The Phantasy Star Online 2: The Animation series will have a complete...

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Today, Shukan Bunshun revealed that Kawatani Enon of the bands Gesu no Kiwami Otome. and indigo la End is supposedly dating Becky. The problem though is that he is currently married. Enon has secretly been married since last summer.

A 26-year-old man in Kyoto was arrested for possession of an illegal fake ID card, it was reported January 6. His motive for owning the card: to attend more AKB48 handshake events. Part of the charm (read: marketing gimmick) of idol group AKB48 is...

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. today announced an agreement by which the leading interactive entertainment publisher will become the Official Anime Entertainment Partner for the 2016 Wizard World Comic Con and Gaming Tours, bringing BANDA...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

King Records today posted a three-minute music video for 48-year-old voice actress Megumi Hayashibara's upcoming 41st single "Usura Hi Shinju" on its official YouTube channel. It will be used as the OP theme song for the Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinj...

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After hearing Kamen Rider Girls in the first two Kamen Rider Battride War titles, it feels a bit strange that the group didn't return to sing Battride War Genesis' theme. My guess is that it might have to do with their album where they reinvent th...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Days, a sports manga by Tsuyoshi Yasuda that is published in Kodansha's Weekly Shōnen Magazine, is going to be adapted into a TV anime. The announcement was made on the cover of the issue of Weekly Shōnen Magazine that will be released on January ...

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