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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...

RocketNews24 KK Miller

We've always loved the jewelry from Takayas, and this customer-commissioned ring based on the Oathkeeper Keyblade from Kindgom Hearts is definitely no exception. This isn't the first or even the second time we've featured custom items from Takayas...

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...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This has to be the most unusual Kit Kat flavor yet. According to NariNari, the country is getting sake Kit Kats starting February 1. There is sake powder between the chocolate and the wafers, giving the Kit Kats a delicate sake flavor.

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 ...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco revealed the first trailer for The Idolmaster: Platinum Stars during a NicoNico Live stream, where we got to check out the idols and some gameplay parts. The game will have you take on the role of a producer who must help out the new ...

Lands deal for English-language version with FAKKU Last weekend, we reported on the erotic manga artist Gujira, who threatened to quit after discovering that his manga had been downloaded illegally 25,000 times.

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?

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Anime Limited has added another show to their growing roster of solid and engaging works with ERASED, aka Bokumachi. Anime Limited isn't involved in the streaming side of it, noting that it's being simulcast in the UK by Crunchyroll, but that they...

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...

ARAMA! JAPAN Ronald

Over the course of the month, the details of Becky and Kawatani Enon's affair have leaked out to the public, resulting in backlash against both parties. There has been more disdain for Becky, and this has simply been too much for her to bare.

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.

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.

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...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . January 29, 2016 . 2:45am We previously got a look at some screenshots and details on key characters for Bandai Namco's upcoming mecha shooter, Gundam Breaker 3, and the company has provided us with another look in its newest trailer for...

AFA Channel! freakpool

As promised, the live Sailor Moon webcast via NicoNico Douga for Sailor Uranus/ Haruka Tennou's birthday made some major announcements, including the reveal of the new seiyuus joining Sailor Moon Crystal's third season.

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 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...

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).

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...

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'...

Wan Abrar Rei

What to expect? Another great episode, oh yeah! Personally I think this show is just too good this season, and none is anywhere close as good as this show. The way the story is told, pacing, that sense of uneasiness, I think it is what shines the ...

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...

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