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Feeling jealous of Tony Stark's Jarvis? Soon, you may have a hologram assistant of your own! Established in 2014, Japanese startup vinclu Inc. is still quite young, but they're certainly ambitious - the company just released a concept video for th...

The Manga Taishō, also known as the Cartoon Grand Prize, is a yearly award given to the author of a relatively new manga (eight volumes or less). The 2016 edition is on its way, and 11 titles have been announced nominees for the prize.

You can learn how to draw manga like Mina Petrovic's Mad Hatter with these tips Learning how to draw manga is no easy feat. It has a a very distinct style, and sometimes it can be hard to get started without knowledge of the basic principles.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Ayuko Hatta's shoujo manga Ookami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji/Wolf Girl & Black Prince today posts its manin visual introducing Fumi Nikaidou as the protagonist high school girl Erika Sh...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This is Smap. Sorry, SMAP. Last night, the pop stars appeared on television to apologize, garnering massive television ratings, and resulting in a comment from the Prime Minister of Japan. This is a very big deal.

League of Legends developer Riot Games has announced that the closed beta test for the Japanese server will be starting sometime in early February. Those who want to participate in the closed beta will be able to sign up starting on January 22 fro...

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It's fair to say Republican strategist Rick Wilson is not a fan of Donald Trump, and tonight. . boy did his comments about Trump's rabid fans go to a weird place. Wilson talked to Chris Hayes about a very specific section of Trump's fans; not his ...

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Remember Reaction Guys meme? It started back in 2003 with a group of IGN reporters that were disinterested in one of Nintendo's announcements at E3 2003 expo. One year later, the same guys were photographed again beyond excited at the announcement...

Happiness get the party started with the powerful MV for their 9th single "Sexy Young Beautiful" (release date: February 3)! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Contributor Wanted! ! Colorful oversaturated scenes of Happiness having a slumber party...

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Bandai Namco announced a new Dragon Ball RPG for Nintendo 3DS on the latest issue of V-Jump, slated for release sometime in 2016 for Japan. [Thanks, Hachima. ] While not much is known about the upcoming title, the magazine scan a fusion between Go...

Kana Kobayashi announced her graduation from AKB48 during the evening performance of the second day of AKB48 Tandoku Request Hour Setlist Best 100 on January 17, 2016 at Tokyo Dome City Hall. Shortly after performing her signature song "Kurukurupa...

Hibike Euphonium's "one true pairing" have gotten themselves a cute cosplay courtesy of some dedicated cosplayers, with the admirable girls in question wearing the anime's staple seifuku, but unfortunately demonstrating less yuri antics than many ...

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There is now something more official coming out of Johnny & Associates about the SMAP issue. Natalie is reporting that on the January 18 episode of "SMAP x SMAP", all 5 group members will appear together to make a statement about the current issue...

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Taiwanese cosplayer, Hizuki Aya, who is also known as Yao, recently cosplayed Howl from the Studio Ghibli's classic, Howl's Moving Castle. She has been known for some very amazing cosplays, but in this recent cosplay shoot, somebody seems to have ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

In cake form, of course! According to Insight and Extreme Movie, two kinds of Devil's Fruit cake have gone on sale, each priced at 50,000 Korean Won (US$41). Apparently, there were only a limited number offered, first come first serve basis at the...

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Tomohiko Ito (Silver Spoon, Seikimatsu Occult Gakui), the director of the Sword Art Online anime adaptation and of the upcoming Sword Art Online Movie, has revealed Marvel Studio's Avengers: Age of Ultron may show hints for the film's story.

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During the "Uta no Prince Sama Maji Lovelive 5th Stage" event, it was reported that seiyuu Tatsuhisa Suzuki fractured an elbow. The incident happened during an on-location rehearsal last Saturday, 16 January.

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It was four years ago this season that we all learned to be creeped out by toothbrushes. Celebrating Nisemonogatari's flower anniversary, Sammy is preparing a pachi-slot machine for the nostalgic gamblers, and posted a preview of the upcoming box.

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FUNimation Entertainment made the announcement that "Tokyo ESP" fans have been waiting for on Saturday: the anime's upcoming DVD/Blu-ray release has its English dub cast. By David Gromer | Jan 18, 2016 01:19 PM EST The English dub cast for "Tokyo ...

The annual breast-groping event (such a thing exists) known as "Oppai Bokin" has been hit with a tear-soaked petition, with signers claiming the event to be demeaning to women and done solely to promote their company and generate higher profits, a...

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Hey, everyone. It's that time of year when we celebrate the Earth rotating and slinging around a galactic fireball. So we like to look back at the best of things, stuff that stands out and made us feel good to see and experience.

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FLOW will be releasing their new album on February 3rd. The album is not just a normal album - in this album the group has guest artists and creators participating in every song. The album includes a total of 10 songs, and creators and artists suc...

'う. . . ど. . . ん. . . ? ' (U. . . Do. . . n. . . ? ") "Udon. . . ? " Contrary to the title of this episode, I got no udon! Where is my food porn these days? Seriously missing the Shokugeki no Souma foodgasms in my life.

Saitama in One-Punch ManYouTube Though Season 1 of the anime adaptation of "One-Punch Man" ended last month, fans are eagerly waiting for more episodes. However, they might not get to watch another season any time soon.

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'足跡のゆくえ' (Ashiato no Yukue) "Trail of Footprints" Warm up the fan, because something is about to hit it. >p>While we're following a pretty standard Gundam plot trajectory at this stage, the way Tekketsu no Orphans is going about it remains pretty ...

TOKYO, Jan 19, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - UNIQLO today announces its new UT (UNIQLO T-shirt) lineup for Spring/Summer 2016. Under the direction of NIGO, UT Creative Director since 2014, the company takes the T-shirt to exciting new levels, with impro...

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