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January 17, 2016, 8:30 AM
January 17, 2016, 8:30 AM

We've seen loads of Sailor Moon fan artwork over the years, but these pieces by Chinese artist Sunmomo are some of the most ethereal-looking by far. Some of us here at RocketNews24 are huge fans of the Sailor Moon series, and every now and then, w...

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Have you heard of Japanese illustrator and social media sticker creator Kanahei yet? She's behind one of the most popular sticker collections on the LINE app, and now her cute critters are set to adorn dishes in their very own theme cafe in Tokyo!

Crunchyroll Scott Green

You might remember that last Spring's Uta no☆Prince-sama♪ Maji Love Revolution ended with Hikaru Midorikawa, Daisuke Ono, Tsubasa Yonaga, Yuma Uchida, Hidenori Takahashi, Ryohei Kimura, and Daiki Yamashita's rival group HE★VENS and a teaser for mo...

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The Ponytail is one of the most common hairstyles in the world, and many can look quite good in them. For this week's poll, the Japanese anime character database, Charapedia, has asked 10,000 fans (53.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco and The Pokémon Company revealed that Chandelure is the newest playable Pokémon to join in on Pokkén Tournament. Chandelure, named シャンデラ (Chandela) in Japanese, was revealed as the newcomer Pokémon that was teased last week with the h...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

As far as I know, the only Attack on Titan specialty shop in the entire country is at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka. Of course, these shops are always there at the end of Universal Studios attractions.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Use of Swastika-like maji symbol deemed "inappropriate" for maps for foreign users. In an effort to make travelling in Japan more convenient for overseas visitors, the Geospatial Information Authority recently conducted a survey of foreigners on t...

The opening and ending animation sequence for the anime adaptation of Gamon Sakurai's Ajin sci-fi action manga series has been previewed due to the anime's debut. The opening theme is titled "Yoru wa Nemureru kai?

Siliconera Sato

Spike Chunsoft announced a little teaser for Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc for a PC release on Steam. The tweet shows the above image of Monokuma, along with the following message: "Attention class.

PASSPO☆ is cleared for take-off with the MV for their first MV of 2016 and re-debut single on Nippon Crown Records "Mr. Wednesday" (release date: February 24)! Contributor Wanted! ! Set in a stylish western-style home with an unusually high number...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Nobody thought this would ever happen, I'm sure. But Chandelure, a Ghost/Fire Pokémon that attacks opponents' spirits, is joining Pokkén Tournament as a playable character. Bwah? Since Pokkén Tournament is an arcade fighting game, you'd probably e...

New business model aims for US$855 million in profits in several years Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima (pictured right) revealed the company's broad plans for the future on Friday. Kimishima said that Nintendo will announce details about its ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for Rage of Bahamut: Manaria Friends, the upcoming TV anime adaptation of an in-game event "Manaria Academy of Magic" in Cygames' popular social game Rage of Bahamut, today updated with a new main visual featuring its two prot...

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo's official website for the upcoming Attack on Titan game has a new feature called "Teach me, Captain Levi," which gives us a look at the four steps of game flow for the action game. Step 1: At Camp you'll get to have conversations with ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Funimation's continuing to take advantage of the renewed interest in Samurai Champloo, which is getting its Toonami run these days. After bringing out the opening sequence to their 1. 5 million strong channel, they've now added the closing sequenc...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Kadokawa's light novel imprint Sneaker Bunko has confirmed that a TV anime adaptation of Masamune Kuji's Masou Gakuen HxH (Hybrid x Heart Magias Academy Ataraxia) fantasy action series is in the works.

The second part of Digimon Adventure tri. , "Ketsui" (Determination), kicks off with a limited theatrical run in Japan on March 12. Prior to that cast members Hitomi Yoshida (Mimi Tachikawa) and Junya Ikeda (Joe Kido) will present a preview at Shi...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

A new project on Japanese crowdfunding website Makuake is attempting to reboot the Magical Taluluto series by Tatsuya Egawa (Goldenboy) as a virtual reality experience. The effort is sponsored by double L, a Japanese entertainment company, under t...

Anime Read More Siren Visual to Release Satoshi Kon's 'Perfect Blue' in Australia Read More Madman Entertainment's AnimeLab Service Begins Streaming English Dub of Danganronpa the Animation Read More Theater Details Announced for North American Sc...

Musaigen no Phantom World has elevated its service levels even further as some bath towel antics star in its latest episode, certainly helping to distract from the main plot and possibly mending the rotten wounds inflicted by KyoAni in regards to ...

The GLORIO Blog Irothtin

A bunch of Japanese teenagers end up in a beautiful fantasy world without their memories. It may or may not be a big video game. Iro's verdict: Exceeded Grim Expectations We all expected this to be terrible, but it.

'騎馬戦は足元を崩すべし アマゾンシティ総力戦 II' (Gibasen wa Ashimoto o Kuzusubeshi Amazon Shiti Souryoku-sen II) "In a Cavalry Battle, Knock Down the Foothold The All-Out War in Amazon City II" Listen to the words that are coming out of my mouth, Heavy Object: Destro...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is officially confirmed today on January 15 that a TV anime adaptation of Nami Sano's comedy manga series Sakamoto desu ga? /Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamoto is in the works for an April 2016 premiere on TBS and BS-TBS.

Saitama in One-Punch ManYouTube It seems the next season of "One-Punch Man" won't see the light of the day before next year, as the anime's producer has hinted that it will take a lot of effort to come out with another season as soon as possible.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Originally released as a premium edition back in the summer of 2013, NIS America is finally bringing out a regular edition release as their stock has depleted. The set is going to arrive on February 2nd, 2016 and will be priced at $29.

'これもひとつの青い春' (Kore mo Hitotsu no Aoi Haru) "This Is Another Springtime of Youth" When an anime has a shaky but interesting first episode, it may be useful to continue to the second to see if it patches some of the holes.

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