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January 10, 2016, 2:00 AM
January 10, 2016, 2:00 AM

The first anime film in the Kizumonogatari trilogy hits theaters in Japan today. The 60-minute Kizumonogatari I: Tekketsu-hen (Blood and Iron) features Akiyuki Simbo (Puella Magi Madoka Magica) as chief director and Tatsuya Oishi (Maria Holic) as ...

Nico Nico News have assembled a list of what they consider the rudest, dirtiest and most out-there anime shows that you could only get away with on late-night broadcast. Let's check out their picks. 10.

Froleytia Capistrano, Lendy Farolito, and Milinda Brantini from the anime adaptation of Kazuma Kamachi and Nagi's Heavy Object light novel series has been featured as a poster in the February 2016 issue of Animedia.

Voluptuous Nitroplus mascot Super Sonico has acquired yet another luscious figure, with Freeing's latest impressive piece showing the girl off in a tight black bikini whilst refusing to part with her signature headphones; Sonico can enjoy her musi...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sad news for fans of Squid Girl, aka Shinryaki! Ika Musume, as creator Masahiro Anbe has revealed in the 21st volume of the series that the property is going to end with the next volume. The series has been serialized in Shounen Champion magazine ...

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Japanese company LogBar, maker of the translation device ili, put out this video of an instant translator which looks AWESOME. But they have a generically attractive white guy using it. . . to pressure women into kissing him.

Charapedia asked 10,000 anime fans the question: Which anime series needs a sequel? And from thousands of fans, most of the responses are from the male fans (48. 5%), female fans (51. 5%) and teens to their 20s (71.

Studio DEEN began streaming a promotional video on Saturday for the Reikenzan: Hoshikuzu-tachi no Utage (Mt. Reiken: Stardust's Banquet or alternately, Sacred Sword Mountain: Stardust's Banquet) anime series.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following "GATE ~Sore wa Akatsuki no Youni" for the first season aired for 12 episodes from July to September last year, Kishida's four-member unit Kisida Kyoudan & The Akebosi Rockets performs "GATE II ~Sekai o Koete~," the OP song for the ongoin...

The subscription includes popular anime shows such as "Attack on Titan", "Fairy Tail", "Space Dandy" and "Tokyo Ghoul". Demos are being presented at CES by Funimation, Sony and Brightcove. With over 4 billion unique engagements in 2015 across digi...

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The first film in the Kizumonogatari trilogy of movies, Tekketsu-hen, has premiered in Japan with much fanfare, and to further promote it, a new TV ad was recently shown in Japan: A new key visual image has also been revealed for the second film, ...

RocketNews24 KK Miller

If you haven't gotten enough Splatoon yet, you'll soon be able to start reading the story of your favorite transforming squid/human characters. Like its Nintendo ancestors, the Wii U has built a family-friendly image.

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Japanese pachinko manufacturer Mizuho has officially revealed their next line of pachinko machines, which will be portraying the Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann anime. The machine itself is part of the Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann: Restart Project.

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Love Live! Birthday Figure Project Honoka Kousaka The ninth entry in the "Love Live! Birthday Figure Project" series will be school idol and μ's member Honoka Kousaka. The 1/8th scale figure series depicts all 9 members of fictional idol group μ's...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The Punch Line anime is taking a nosebleed dive into the world of adventure games on PlayStation 4 and PS Vita, and now we have a release date. Punch Line will launch in Japan on April 28 in both a ¥7,800 ($66) standard edition and a ¥10,800 ($91)...


Jan9 Class is back in session . . . Or maybe not, since the characters are still enjoying vacation in this episode. But hey, it's another season of Korosensei, so class won't be too bad, hopefully. They had a small recap at the beginning, which fo...

Anyone else think this week's Haikyuu! ! was a bit. . . odd? Well, here's the thing - it's "Sleeper Saturday", because my top two picks to click as sleepers this season were Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu and Dagashi Kashi (more on that later) both...

'騎馬戦は足元を崩すべし アマゾンシティ総力戦 I' (Gibasen wa Ashimoto o Kuzusubeshi Amazon Shiti Souryoku-sen I) "In a Cavalry Battle, Knock Down the Foothold The All-Out War in Amazon City I" While the structural underpinnings are improving, the details are still shifty.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

New details regarding the anime adaptation of the manga series Flying Witch from Chihiro Ishizuka surfaced earlier this week and now a refresh of the official site and a little bit on the Twitter feed has given us some new visual material to work ...

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Four-member band SEKAI NO OWARI's vocalist Fukase answered fans' questions on Twitter regarding Masuwaka Tsubasa, who is reportedly in a relationship with him. SEE ALSO: Fukase & Masuwaka Tsubasa reported to be in a relationship Fukase replied to ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The winter 2016 anime adaptation of the Oshiete! Galko-chan! manga from Kenya Suzuki has found its simulcast partner in Crunchyroll. The series is set to kick off on the service at 11:40am today with new episodes following weekly.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Koei Tecmo posted the first Hyrule Warriors Legends overview video, offering up a lengthy showcase of everything that's in the upcoming Nintendo 3DS version. Watch as producer Yosuke Hayashi and voice actress Ruriko Aoki explore the port below.

Siliconera Chris Priestman

By Chris Priestman . January 8, 2016 . 6:00pm In the latest development update for Yandere Simulator, the game's creator asks for help on deciding if and when he should put it up on Kickstarter, or whether he should plan out a different future for...

What is this? Nene is a little cyborg with big dreams. If possible, she'd like to use her powers as an "adepter" (a cyborg with greater physical dexterity and strength than a human rather than the usual less) to achieve world peace.

'うまい棒とポテフと. . . /コーヒー牛乳キャンディとヤングドーナツと. . . ' (Umaibou to Poteto to. . . / Kouhii Gyuunyuu Kyandi to Yangudounatsu to. . . ) "Umaibo and Potato Fries and. . . / Coffee Milk Candy and Young Donuts. . . " Dagashi Kashi combines two things I love: Zan...

A cute trailer has detailed the "Lord of Verminion" mini-game present in popular MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV, abound with tiny versions of the franchise's most notable foes and showing potential players that the online game is not all about relentles...


Jan7 Hey kids! It's the Kyoto Animation train. All aboard! ! I typically have high expectations for this studio, and honestly this first episode hasn't blunted those expectations. But be on the look out for some viewing lessons.

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

'メロディアスな暗号' (Merodiasu na Angou) "Melodious Cipher" I think people are talking about the wrong things with this series, but I guess that's to be expected. Even though it galls me to lead with it, there's really no point in going anywhere with Haru...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The winter 2016 anime series Gate: The Self-Defense Forces Fight Like This in Another Land is getting its second cour underway and Warner Bros. Japan has now released a slightly extended promo for the thirteenth episode of the series.

Posted 08/01/2016 Another day brings another trio of Crunchyroll simulcasts for the winter 2016 season - so what's on the docket for today? GATE season 2 - The message behind this series and its handling of the Japanese military may have courted c...

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