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by Matt Schley Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 1/28/2016 Typing is an essential skill in our plugged-in world, but that doesn't mean it's not a pain to learn how to do. Enter the strange sub-genre of video games created to make l...

Sasuke Uchiha is known for many things - being the last Uchiha alive, one of the strongest people in the Naruto universe, and more. . . But did you know that he has the greatest, secret head-table no jutsu?

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

There's a long-standing urban legend that part of Princess Mononoke is really about leprosy. Now, the film's creator, Hayao Miyazaki, confirmed that this was no legend. It's a fact. The thematic element in Princess Mononoke that is most commonly d...

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After introducing us to "Anime Batman" himself, Hachiman, My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU author, Wataru Watari's other light novel project, Girlish Number, is also getting itself its very own TV anime adaptation, as announced by Dengeki G's Magazine.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

"You're a (chibi) wizard, Harry. " With a constant stream of domestically produced fantasy-themed anime and video games, Japan doesn't have a whole lot of room in its heart for foreign examples of the genre.

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Hello Kitty loves to cosplay and this time she's dressing up as a badass schoolgirl with a machine gun. When it comes to playing dress-up, there's nobody Hello Kitty can't emulate. We've seen her as Sadako, from the hit horror flick The Ring, and ...

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu revealed mysterious video on her YouTube on the right day of her birthday, January 29th. In the video, she is taken to a hospital by ambulance car and placed on the operating table surrounded by unknown doctors and nurses.

Siliconera Casey

In Digimon Heroes! , players can uncover earn, collect, and battle a full catalogue of more than 1,000 Digimon from across all eras of the Digimon universe. The game features features a unique match 3 battle system as well as original Digimon illu...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

We all know that this is the 20th anniversary of Pokemon. And now you can watch Nintendo's Super Bowl commercial once you're done recoiling in shock at how old the series and you are. For our non-American readers, the Super Bowl is one of the bigg...

OtakuDX Paris365

San Francisco, CA, January 27, 2016 - VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, proudly brings creator Bisco Hatori's dramatic new manga (graphic novel) comedy to English reade...

Popdust Jason Scott

The Popdust Files: daydreamers, music, videos Electro-pop outfit D^YDRE^MERS are so cool with being uncool. "You may not think I'm hot shit, just 'cause I don't post it," Adam and Angel sing over a blanket of powdery-dance and hand-clap beats.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Volume five of Carlo Zen and Shinobu Shinotsuki's gender-swap military strategy light novel series Youjo Senki, out in Japan January 30th, is set to announce plans for a TV anime. Baka Updates describes the series On the front line of the war, the...

Siliconera Sato

With Bravely Second releasing next month in Europe, Nintendo of Europe put together a trailer for the upcoming 3DS RPG to show off its new classes. The video shows off the new jobs with some info in the following order: Guardian, Exorcist, Wizard,...

Anime Evo setsuken

There's a saying that goes something like: "If its too good to be true. . . " Yeah, I'm sure you've heard that one before, and boy does it just fit this episode to a T. Clearly, things weren't going to be that easy for Satoru, and the great thing ...

Milkcananime theapropos

Okay, it is time for another round of snippets. And it is fun one. But please do not be drinking anything when you read the next paragraph. The Nikkei is probably THE most respectable newspaper in Japan.

AFA Channel! freakpool

After months of teasing fans, new screenshots have surfaced from the upcoming Kantai Collection movie, which was announced during the 2nd Naval Review event last year. The new screenshots confirm that Mutsuki finally got her Kai Ni after the event...

'模造家族' (Mozō Kazoku) "Fake Family" Once again we have a more serious episode of Musaigen no Phantom World this week-relatively speaking, of course, since Phantom World is unlikely to abandon its gags in entirety any time soon, which should be a re...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

The Raid was one of the coolest martial arts films of all time, and a lot of that was due to the expert choreography of director Gareth Evans and his crew. So count me as interested when he puts out a kick-ass samurai-themed short using that same ...

Siliconera Sato

We previously got a look at the game's Showa era Riders (years 1971 through 1989) and Bandai Namco's latest trailer for Kamen Rider: Battride War Genesis shows its Heisei Riders, from years 2000 through 2006.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of Masamune Huji, Kurogin and Hisasi's Masou Gakuen HxH (Hybrid x Heart Magias Academy Ataraxia) light novel series has revealed that the upcoming anime adaptation of the series will premiere this July.

Hiroi Sekai Chroma

This year, like the year before it, and the year before that, was a remarkable year for anime comedies. I had a good long discussion with a certain blog founder about the topic of which year was stronger, 2012 or 2013.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Yesterday we posted about the reveal of The Idolmaster: Platinum Stars, which is coming to PlayStation 4 in Japan this year. At the time Famitsu had a single screen online, but now we have a slightly larger gallery thanks to Famitsu's first preview.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Osamu Takahashi's (Isuca) long-running Neon Genesis Evangelion - The Shinji Ikari Raising Project manga is finally wrapping up after over a decade of life with Shinji and company. Monthly Shonen Ace has announced that the 2005 spin-off will be end...

JEFusion Tamiya Kei

Dreaming of cosplaying Fairy Tail's Erza Scarlet? Well you better watch this video from Man at Arms: Reforged as they create Erza's famous sword and armor. Man at Arms is a popular channel on YouTube where they forge weapons and armors straight ou...

Perhaps you've heard of or played Onigiri, an MMORPG by CyberStep that takes place in a world that has humans living alongside oni and various yokai. The quest to save the land from the forces of the Kamigui, formerly sealed by the Sun Goddess, ha...

Siliconera Sato

5pb. announced today that they're cancelling the upcoming PlayStation Vita game based on the Rail Wars! light novel. The game was initially announced for a release back in November of 2014, but since then, we haven't heard much about it.

AFA Channel! freakpool

Weekly Famitsu Magazine's official website has revealed that the new iDOLM@STER game for the PlayStation 4, which was announced last year, will be titled "The iDOLM@STER Platinum Stars. " This will be the first iDOLM@STER game for the PS4 platform.

The beloved Nina of Breath of Fire 6 has descended unto figure enthusiasts courtesy of Kotobukiya, her glorious blonde hair and skimpy outfit hopefully proving sexy enough to garner numerous purchases by fans of the game and collectors in general;...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The truth revealed? Creative Staff: Story: Tom King Art: Barnaby Bagenda What They Say: The Omega Men are back as their space-spanning series continues! The team's mysterious plan for Kyle Rayner reaches its shocking endgame when the outlaws bypas...

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Nogizaka46 will soon be greeting riders of the Tokyo Metro as the pop idol group is set to debut their latest single for busy commuters starting this Spring. Nogizaka46's newest single, titled Kimino Naha Kibou, will be introduced as the newest de...

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