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RocketNews24 Scott Wilson

Never fear drawing a human foot again with this handy trick. There have been some pretty amazing things released this past year to help artists. From the magnetic "slate" that lets you digitize paper drawings, to super-poseable epic figures, to Ba...

Mikufan.com Mercuryw

SEGA has released the next Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X promotional video as we're approaching the game's release on March 24th for PS Vita. The video features gameplay of four songs in total: "Calc. " by JimmyThumbP (COOL), "Babylon" by Tohma (CH...

Siliconera Chris Priestman

By Chris Priestman . January 13, 2016 . 6:00pm Russian game developer Edik Zykov is working on an Undertale fan game that, for now, is known under the working title "Undertale 3D. " Despite that working title, the game will actually be 2.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Looks like manga readers get to check another series off their list of most requested anime adaptations. Nami Sano's award-winning, industry-favorite, bookstore worker-favorite Sakamoto desu ga? , AKA Haven't You Heard?

DesignTAXI Aqila Xiao Qi, 14 Jan 2016

Hoping to establish the theme of 'Crazy Japan' around the world, a designer collective called Million Girls Project that intends to produce everyday products with a bizarre, controversial twist has recently launched an all-new umbrella design that...

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

Need a new personal seal/hanko for all your official paperwork in Japan? Then you'll definitely want one of these adorable cat stamps! As long-time readers may already know, people in Japan don't usually sign official documents - instead, they use...

Japan's picturesque Mount Fuji is instantly recognizable to the outside world, and an icon almost all tourists want to get a good photo of when they visit Japan. Here are the top five places to get the best views of Mount Fuji in Japan!

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Who said sake cups have to be boring? Bandai's latest collaboration combines two giants of the anime industry with over 400 years of Japanese history and tradition. The Gundam Guinomi (lit. "one gulp") sake cups, feature two main characters from t...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

A post on Twitter has spurred speculation that the upcoming arcade game to PS4 port of Sega's popular rhythm game Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone may contain a truly massive set list. ちゃんと動いとるよ 写真撮りながらゲームは当然できません pic.

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

If you're looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Tokyo, but still would like to cross off visiting anime-inspired spots on your bucket list, then look no further thank Saitama Prefecture for these six manga/anime were all inspired by the Great...

Siliconera Sato

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia announced today that Yakuza Kiwami is getting a limited edition PlayStation 4 model with a special HDD bay cover. The 36,980 yen (plus tax) bundle comes with the following: 500GB PlayStation 4 model (Jet Blac...

GoBoiano Media Nate Lou

The Love Live series is based on the idea that fans get to choose. It's the "ultimate user-participation project" for otakus that started in 2010. Now Love Live has started off the new year by announcing a new Love Live anime project: Love Live!

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

Well, except for Tiki. She gets to be Hatsune Miku. Genei Ibun Roku ♯FE is a crossover game between the Shin Megami Tensei series and the Fire Emblem series. However, this time, the "devils" summoned by our Shin Megami Tensei heroes aren't devils ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The nominations are coming out this morning for the 88th Oscars that will be broadcast on February 28th, 2016 and the animation category has arrived. This one is definitely a good one for anime fans this year as the film When Marnie Was There has ...

Siliconera Sato

Playism shared an official English trailer for the PlayStation 4 version of Souvenir Circle's doujin beat 'em up Croixleur Sigma, which is expected to release in North America in the near future. Croixleur Sigma was expected to release in December...

Days is an upcoming TV anime adaptation of the soccer manga by Tsuyoshi Yasuda, which follows soccer prodigy Jin and his unlikely friend Tsukushi who has no talent at sports. Nevertheless, Tsukushi has passion, so they navigate the world of high s...

'この自称女神と異世界転生を!' (Kono Jishou Megami to i Sekai Tensei o! ) "The Self-Proclaimed Goddess and Reincarnation in Another World" Are you tired of the main protagonist of your RPG-inspired anime being overpowered?

Welcome 2016 with this action packed calendar of popular mecha anime series Mobile Suit Gundam. Look forward to flipping to a new month featuring an action packed yet beautiful illustrations of your favorite gundam.

AFA Channel! freakpool

During the Saekano SHOP 2016 event over at Akihabara UDX, Aniplex+ unveiled a life-size statue of the ""plain" and "boring" main heroine of Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend, Megumi Kato, and they have revealed that they are making 10 of t...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Good Smile Company's chibi Nendoroid figures are getting into the voice acting business, or at least Seiyu Life's rookie Futaba Ichinose is. The character from Futaba Ichinose and Kenjiro Hata's comedy manga and its anime adaptation is now on sale...

GoBoiano Media Tsubaki

A lot of people like to complain that today's anime is shit and was better in the past. These days anime is filled with useless fanservice, moe blob, and lack of any plot. Well I'm here to prove all of you wrong.

One-Punch Man anime creator Yusuke Murata promised fans that he would try his hardest to bring them season 2 as soon as possible. Although a second season has yet to be confirmed, given the success of both the manga and anime it will be surprising...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . January 13, 2016 . 10:30am Bandai Namco had offered a 2016 release window for Tales of Symphonia HD's Windows PC release for the longest time, but now we have an exact date. The classic JRPG will come to computers the first week of Febr...

How many adorable pictures could our favorite cosplaying Shiba Inus take in six months? Twitter user C_Suzuki (@C_S0325) has a pair of super cute dogs named S and H. We've been avid followers of their antics and stylish costumes since last year, a...

Siliconera Sato

Monster Hunter Stories got a new trailer that shows off some more of its scenes and gameplay, including a look at some more co-op action between the protagonist and some friendly monsters. Monster Hunter Stories will release in Japan in 2016 for N...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The folks at AnimeLab are following through after simulcasting the first season of Snow White with the Red Hair as they're now getting things underway for the second season. The show has been doing well in general and we've seen the North American...

Diamond Comic Distributors published its list of the 100 best-selling manga of 2015, which has 2014 champ Attack on Titan being dethroned by an unlikely hero. This year the top spot goes to Viz Media's release of Shotaro Ishinomori's The Legend of...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Sorry! If you are a dude, then you cannot enter Osaka's Ataraxia Cafe, which is aimed strictly at lady geeks. It's apparently the first of its kind in Japan. Over the years, there have been a variety of cafes aimed at women otaku, such as "butler ...

Anime, Manga and all things Japan Drop-down Menu Home aStore Navigation Winter 2016 Preview 2015 Year in Review 2014 Year in Review Fall 2015 Check-in 2013 Year in Review 2012 Year In Review Dynamic View Current Anime/Manga A-H Chihayafuru (Manga)...

tokyohive HPriest

Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - January 9th/10th 01 (01) Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Weeks: 04) 02 (02) Youkai Watch Movie 2 (Weeks: 04) 03 (00) Kizum...

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