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Junji Ito is a horror manga master who shocks fans the world over with his surprising take on traveling circuses, the perfect writing chair, and "this is my hole! " His manga series and horror anthologies will inspire you to fear.

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.

What happens when you throw the respective creators of Ghost in the Shell and Excel Saga in a room together and tell them to write a manga? It's the kind of question that should make for an interesting thought experiment, but instead it's a realit...

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...

Dengeki Online began streaming two new gameplay videos on Thursday for Bandai Namco Entertainment's upcoming ACTION RPG game Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita.

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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...

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By Jenni . January 28, 2016 . 9:00am JAST has picked up Seinarukana: The Spirit of Eternity Sword 2, sequel to Aselia the Eternal. Both titles are JRPGs with dating sim and visual novel elements, and they're usually adults only.

Ubergizmo Tyler Lee

If you have been following anime/manga, you know that one of the more popular titles in the recent years has been Attack on Titan. In fact there have been a couple of movies made about the series to date, not to mention video games as well.

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo showed off the latest on Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 with some off-cam footage of the game's Gravure Paradise Mode during the ongoing Taipei Game Show 2016. For a closer look at the game's latest trailer and screenshots, you can check out ou...

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.

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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

Marvelous released the latest trailer for Senran Kagura producer's upcoming brawler Uppers for PlayStation vita, showcasing 10 minutes of the game's prologue footage. The video shows us the starting part of the game with a bit of a tutorial that g...

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NIS America released some new details for the PS Vita version of Stranger of Sword City, starting with a delay that pushes the March release to April 26 in North America and April 29 in Europe. NISA also revealed a new art option and a new charact...

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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...

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Japanese video publisher Bandai Namco Games have announced a brand new game in the One Piece franchise: One Piece: Burning Blood. The game itself will be developed by Spike Chunsoft and will make its way this Summer to the PlayStation 4, Vita, PC ...

JEFusion Tamiya Kei

A video introduction of the Heisei Kamen Riders is released today by Bandai Namco Entertainment for the Kamen Rider Battride War Genesis Game. Read all about it in the following article. The Game celebrates the Kamen Rider franchise' 45th annivers...

JEFusion Tamiya Kei

Ex-AKB48 member, Tomomi Itano, plays the lead role in the film "Nozoki Me"(Peeping Eye). Learn more information about this new film after the break. The film revolves around Ayano Mishima(Itano) covering the suspicious circumstances around the dea...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The original net animation series Momokuri is moving right along since it made its debut back in December and now some additional casting has been revealed. The series has added Kensho Ono to the cast as Seiichiro Usami while Yasuaki Takumi has jo...

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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.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Avex has posted a three-minute music video for six-member Japanese girls idol group i☆Ris' upcoming 11th single "Goin'on" on its official YouTube channel. It has been used as the third OP song for the ongoing second season of the PriPara TV anime ...

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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...

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...

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...

'ジャンクの墓はレアメタルの山, アラスカ戦場跡迎撃線 II' (Jyanku no Haka wa Reametaru no Yama, Arasuka Senjyouato Geigekisen II) "The Graveyard of Junk is a Mountain of Rare Metals, Interception at the Site of the Alaska Battle II" Just when I thought I was out, they pull...

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It's superpowered martial artist against combat mage as Son Goku faces off with Negi Springfield. Fans have contested this match-up in forums for quite some time, and now we're diving deeper into this epic duel.

The recently unveiled IdolMaster: Platinum Stars has at last acquired a trailer to give potential buyers a glimpse of what is in store, clearly showing off the drastically enhanced models for each of its cute idols and hopefully solidifying the fr...

'達成' (Tassei) "Accomplishment" For the most part, this week's episode was more about triumph than error. It was an endearing look at 11-year-olds in a "relationship" - cute and sweet. Satoru has progressed his relationship with Kayo and they're al...

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