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January 31, 2016, 6:00 AM

Walmart is a North American store where you can get a little bit of everything, but now according to Publishers Weekly, the store is currently working with Diamond Book Distributors on making a dedicated graphic novel section in the store.

The first month of 2016 is pretty much done and it seems to have just flown by! Music releases for January got off to a pretty slow start but things got back up to speed as everyone began returning from the New Year's holidays.

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.

Valentine's Day (also known as Singles Awareness Day) is sneaking up. If you're one of the many without a significant other on the sugar coma-inducing holiday, have no fear. Even if romance isn't on your to-do list for the 14th, there's plenty of ...

Kicking off their year, international visual novel publisher Jast USA have announced that pre-orders for the visual novels Sonicomi: Communication with Sonico and Seinarukana -The Spirit of Eternity Sword 2- are now up for pre-order.

Siliconera Sato

FK Digital revealed at the Taipei Game Show 2016 that they're bringing Chaos Code: New Sign of Catastrophe to PlayStation 4. Siliconera was able to get a peek at the demo shown at the event this weekend.

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

It almost feels like it was yesterday when Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana's key details were revealed to the public, as my experience with the series has changed from then. Right now, I was able to go through a majority of the canon Ys games, with Cel...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following Natsu Dragneel by 25-year-old Shuto Miyazaki, the official website for Live Fantasy Fairy Tail, the upcoming stage play adaptation of Hiro Mashima's action fantasy manga Fairy Tail, today posted a visual for Gray Fullbuster portrayed by ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green
Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo recently shared a look at the latest video for Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 with an introduction trailer featuring Marie Rose. The video below is from a recording from a live stream footage. We'll have a high-quality upload of the video once ...

Pandora in the Crimson Shell is set to hit TV screens in January as an animated series, and in anticipation, Kadokawa has previewed the first episode in a limited theatrical version. Pandora revolves around Nene, a cyborg with an all-robot body wh...

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.

The Tokyo Reporter Staff Report

Police seized approximately 80 pairs of shoes from the residence of the suspect HIROSHIMA (TR) - Hiroshima Prefectural Police have arrested a 25-year-old male company employee in the theft of dozens of pairs of men's shoes, reports Nippon News Net...

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.

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...

Anime publisher Sentai Filmworks announced yesterday, that it has acquired the winter 2016 comedy anime series, "Nurse Witch Komugi R," for release in North America. Produced by Tatsunoko Production (Gatchaman Crowds), "Nurse Witch Komugi R" is a ...

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.

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...

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...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

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 ...

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...

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...

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 ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

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...

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...

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.

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In anime, one of the most thrilling and heart-pounding events just have to be the love confession, and when characters say "I like you" or "I love you," many fans just can't help but squee while they feel the love.

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...

'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.

METANORN IreneSharda

Jan30 Satoru and Kayo meet Disney stars Tod and Vixey We return to our mystery drama tale, as Satoru is determined to save his classmate from her fate, but in order to do that, he must first navigate the perils of childhood.

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