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January 30, 2016, 2:30 AM
RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Now you can enjoy a break with a Kit Kat and a shot of Japanese rice wine all rolled into one. Japan is well-known for its huge variety of Kit Kats, with flavours ranging from wasabi to soybean and purple sweet potato to red bean sandwich.

The cat-collecting smartphone game Neko Atsume (English: Cat Collector) has taken the world by storm - even sparking another similar app for dog lovers, Boku to Wanko. If you're a fan of "atsume"-style games, this new app will definitely make your...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . January 29, 2016 . 1:15am Square Enix recently announced that they're finally going to reveal Ramza Beoulve of Final Fantasy Tactics for their arcade action title, Dissidia Final Fantasy, but we got a sneak peek at the newcomer from Fami...

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...

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.

tokyohive ustar

On January 29, SEKAI NO OWARI vocalist Fukase updated his official Twitter account and wished his ex-girlfriend, singer Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, a 'Happy Birthday'. Kyary turned 23 years old on January 29. To commemorate this occasion, she uploaded a vi...

SGCafe spartanchef

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.

Charapedia asked 10,000 anime fans the question: Which anime which confession made your heart go "doki-doki" the most? And from thousands of fans, most of the responses are from the male fans (53. 9%), female fans (46.

Siliconera Sato

5pb. announced that their fourth title in the Science Adventure series, Chaos;Child, is headed to PC in Japan on April 28, 2016. The cover art illustration is done by Mutsumi Sasaki, and physical version of the game will include a hardcore remix f...

ARAMA! JAPAN Ronald

Do we have the third big scandal of 2016 on our hands? Nikkan Sports has exclusively obtained a photo of Saito Takumi and AKB48's Kojima Haruna together in bed in a Tokyo hotel room! Last December, Haruna was seen entering a hotel, with Takumi ent...

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...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Happy birthday to Durarara! ! 's popular Shizuo Heiwajima (and adversary Izaya Orihara voice actor Hiroshi Kamiya - there was a swap with Izaya reciprocally getting Shizuo voice actor Daisuke Ono's May 4th date).

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

Crunchyroll is proud to announce its latest live-action series addition in the Mr. Nietzsche in the Convenience Store live-action series. The series will premiere tonight and every Thursday with Episoode 1 at 6pm PST, with Episode 2 coming at a la...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The newest issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump has revealed the cast members for Fumikage Tokoyami & Momo Yaoyorozu, for the upcoming anime adaptation of Kouhei Horikoshi's Boku no Hero Academia (My Hero Academia) manga.

JEFusion Tamiya Kei

Here are pictures of the prizes for Family Mart's One Piece lottery campaign. Prizes include a Fusroshiki style handbag, desktop figures, party plates and hankerchiefs. There are 2 standout figurines of Nami and Robin dressed in Kimono and a speci...

Bandai Visual began streaming a 71-second promotional video for the second episode of the upcoming four-episode anime adaptation of Yasuo Ohtagaki's Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt manga on Thursday. They also announced that the new anime's second ...

Siliconera Sato

Sega shared their latest trailer for Valkyria Chronicles Remastered, featuring clips of its key characters that we'll get to see in the upcoming PlayStation 4 port of the PS3 classic title. Valkyria Chronicles Remaster will have 1080p resolution a...

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.

It was previously announced that Geechs and Sanrio's Show By Rock! ! will be returning in a series of anime shorts called Show By Rock! ! Short! ! . Now we have more information from the anime's official website, including the fact that it's set t...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Funimation is getting things in line for their UK launch and have announced a few things via http://www. funimationnow. uk/. As expected, it's not going to be the same exact shows as what the US side gets, but there are some good things that they'...

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...

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 ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The Overlord Floor Guardians are back in their anime designs for a few sexy new items. Hobby Stock has begun offering an Albedo mousepad. The L260mm x Approx. W220mm x Approx. H35mm, with L sized gel filled bust and easel is being offered at your ...

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 ...

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.

AFA Channel! freakpool

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