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January 18, 2016, 6:30 AM
January 18, 2016, 6:30 AM

It was announced that Cheeky Parade's Marin Yamamoto and Mariya Suzuki, and GEM's Maaya Takeda, will take a hiatus from their activities as idol and study abroad in Los Angels for two years. Marin Yamamoto Mariya Suzuki Maaya Takeda The announce w...

The anime industry is going through some major changes right now. Japan's birthrate has declined meaning there are less people consuming anime. Studios are looking for a new audience so they can survive.

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Mobile game developer Cygames has announced back in August 2015 that their property Manaria Magic Academy will be getting an anime adaptation this year with Manaria Friends: Shingeki no Bahamut. Now the official site has updated with a new key vis...

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MaidigiTV has started streaming a brand new PV for the upcoming second part of Digimon Adventure tri. , which is titled Ketsui. The PV finally gives us a look at the Mega form of Mimi's partner Digimon, Rosemon, as well as the Mega form of Joe's p...

It has been revealed that on Saturday, January 23rd on TBS there will be a 24 hour marathon of of the anime adaptation of Kakifly's K-ON! . The 24 hours of non-stop K-ON! goodness will showcase all 12 episodes of the anime's first season, all 24 e...

Black Bullet's adorable superpower wielding little girl Enju Aihara has gotten her own figure courtesy of Plum, wearing her adorable miko outfit which unfortunately made only a brief appearance in the anime; Enju can help combat the evil Gastrea t...

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NEWS It is rumored that SMAP have disbanded after their manager Ijimi Michi resigned from Johnny and Associates. Nakai Masahiro, Inagaki Goro, Kusanagi Tsuyoshi and Katori Shingo have reportedly left due to this resignation.

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Following the first episodes of the Fairy Tail Zero anime, the first promotional video has been released. The video showcases a young and small Mavis Vermillion as she meets some important people that she will befriend for a lifetime.

Premium Bandai have announced that they will be selling replicas of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure's Jean-Pierre Polnareff earrings for 7,776 yen ($66 USD). The jewelry comes in a heart-shaped box and will ship sometime in March.

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The March 2016 edition of Manga Time Kirara Max Magazine has made a very special announcement, which ststes that Cloba-U's hilarious 4-koma comedy manga, Magic of Stella, is getting itself a TV anime adaptation.


Have Outfit, Will Travel Last year July some foreign Harajuku fans got together at Tokyo's Yoyogi Park for a photo shoot 0 comments Bunka Fashion College Fashion Show 2015 Bunka Fashion College students staged the annual Bunka fashion show last No...

Million Girls Project has offered an opportunity for lonely otaku to stay dry with their new "an-burera", a seemingly normal umbrella adorned on the inside with a creepy upskirt vista, sure to prove more effective than any chastity belt in protect...

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?


SMAP was supposed to have a 5 dome tour in celebration of their 25th anniversary. The tour was supposed to start in August and end in November. However, due to the potential disbandment of the group, that tour has been cancelled.

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As part of their limited-time-only Cool Japan exhibition, Universal Studios Japan is featuring several attractions from five of the most recognizable names in Japanese pop culture, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, Evangelion, Resident Evil, Monster Hunter, and ...

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