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Crunchyroll Scott Green

On February 8th, Akira Himekawa's adaptation of 2006's The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess starts its run on Shogakukan's Manga One, with the manga offered on the digital platform's iOS and Android apps.

Last year we reported that a new live-action Death Note film, entitled Death Note 2016 (you'll never guess the release year, guys) was in the works, and now we've got our first glimpse at the film's main three cast members.

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Japanese beverage maker Suntory has just announced it will be releasing its first-ever cherry blossom-flavoured Pepsi this spring. From white Pepsi in winter to ghost Pepsi on Halloween, Japan is absolutely spoilt for choice when it comes to limit...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Isuna Hasekura and Juu Ayakura's Spice and Wolf (Ookami to Koushinryou) light novel series, Dengeki Bunko Magazine has announced that a sequel helmed by Hasekura will begin the magazine's upcoming 49th issue.

So there's a guy on reddit called Zertolurian that is basically a god. Why is he a god? Because he somehow did what we've all believed to be impossible without using hacks and cheats. He defeated the freaking Elite Four with a level 1 Skarmory and...

JEFusion Gaiatron

Just in! We now have our official first look for the 6th member of the Zyuohgers and looks way too cool and way too overpowered! Ladies and gentlemen, we give you Zyuoh The World (no he's not a character from Jojo's Bizarre Adventure).

Siliconera Sato

Medabots: Girls Mission is the series' first CERO C-rated title for ages 15 and up, featuring its own costume break system, mecha to create and girls to meet. Here's a look at its debut trailer. The trailer starts out with an introduction of some ...

GoBoiano Media Tsubaki

Tsubaki loves mixing her passion for food, fashion and Tumblr to write about interesting topics in the anime community. When she's not obsessing over her OTPs and fandoms, she likes traveling the world and meeting other anime fans within different...

Mikufan.com Mercuryw

This year's Winter Wonder Festival has shown many fascinating reveals and new upcoming figure releases. We've gathered in this article all the official figure announcements today. Highlights of reveals and announcements: Nendoroid Co-de x Sega feat.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the anime adaptation of Kotoyama's Dagashi Kashi manga has revealed that the upcoming 6th episode of the anime will be delayed by one week. The 6th episode of the anime is being delayed on all major stations by one week due...

SGCafe spartanchef

Yes folks, it's that time of year once again, and that means it's WonFes season once again, as the Winter edition of the biannual figure extravaganza known as Wonder Festival 2016 has finally kicked off from Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan.

Amazon Japan have revealed that Yuuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's Shokugeki no Souma (Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma) manga will include OVAs in volume 18 and 19. Volume 18 will bundle the Jump Festa 2015 special.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The winter version of Wonder Festival, the twice-yearly expo for garage kit hobbiests and professional figure makers, took place February 7th at Makuhari Messe, in Chiba, and Good Smile Company's Wonderful Hobby Life For You exhibit had an extensi...

JEFusion Gaiatron

For those who have missed the Kamen Rider with a troll face, worry no more as he will be lending his voice for Zyuohger earlier in the series. Kohei Murakami, better known as Kusaka Masato/Kamen Rider Kaixa from Kamen Rider 555 will be voicing an ...

Siliconera Sato

Sega revealed the latest on Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X at the Snow Miku 2016 event, where we got a look at a new trailer that highlights some of the game's main features. The video starts out with a look at the new "Live Quest Mode," where you'l...

TOHO Animation began streaming a video for the episode 2. 5 of the anime adaptation of Ao Jumonji and Eiri Shirai's Hai to Gensou no Grimgar (Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash) light novel series Friday. The video previews a scene in the OVA, titled "Fur...

Siliconera Sato

Akuma's control characteristics will be similar to how it was in Ultra Street Fighter IV, and he'll still have access to his EX moves and meter which have been balanced to fit into Tekken 7's system. He can also connect his moves with FADC attacks.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

New information, including an additional cast announcement and details about the Japanese broadcast schedule, is now available for the upcoming fantasy anime Rage of Bahamut: Manaria Friends, which is based on a card battle mobile game by Cygames.

Siliconera Sato

Street Fighter V is soon releasing for PS4 and PC, and Capcom have recently begun a series of character introduction trailers. Starting with Ken Masters, the company followed up with Zangief, Necalli, and Nash.

We're only about half way through winter 2016, but some are already looking forward to upcoming spring 2016 anime. Below is a compilation video containing promotional videos of some of the upcoming anime series that will air during the spring 2016...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Uchuu Patrol Luluco ("Space Patrol Luluco"), the latest animated series from director Hiroyuki Imaishi and animation studio Trigger, will be joining Tokyo MX's "Ultra Super Anime Time" programming block on April 01, 2016.

'亡者の可能性' (Mōja no Kanōsei) "The Possibilities of the Dead" I like to think that I pay sufficient attention to anime I watched. Especially for shows that I'm actively blogging weekly here on RandomC-I don't skip ahead, I take notes, all so that the...

Trends in Japan William

The cheap yen has helped inbound tourism in Japan sour and nearly 20 million visitors came to Japan last year. Most are Asian, especially Chinese, and while they do come here to sightsee and eat the cuisine, they also come with another objective: ...

Wataru Hatano (羽多野 渉) unveiled preview music video and more details for new single Unmei no Coda (運命のCoda). His 6th single has tie-up as main theme for PS Vita game from the Dance with Devils franchise.

JEFusion Tamiya Kei

Kuroko no Basket is a story about a team of senior high school student's journey to becoming Japan's number 1 in basketball. Based on the popular manga by Fujimaki Tadoshi, the main visuals for the stage play Kuroko no Basuke: The Encounter has ju...

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The sword boys trend in Japan is really giving the ship girls trend a run for their money, as series like Touken Ranbu and Hakuouki have proven to be very popular, especially among women. Back in 2014, candy brand, Lotte, jumped into the fray with...

tokyohive Shiso

Idol group Morning Musume. '16 member Suzuki Kanon will graduate from the group and Hello! Project after the spring concert tour. SEE ALSO: Welcome to the new tokyohive! Since joining the group in 2001 as a 9th generation member, Suzuki has been l...

IGN Miranda Sanchez, Kallie Plagge, Meghan Sullivan

With the Winter 2016 anime season well underway, many of the best-looking shows have already found their footing. If you're looking to add a few new shows to your watchlist, you can't go wrong with any of these picks.

AFA Channel! freakpool

The final chapter to Code Geass: Akito the Exiled, has finally premiered in Japanese theaters. To further excite viewers, Bandai Visual has started streaming a brand new video, and it features the very first 10 minutes from the final movie: The se...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Gen Urobuchi, writer of anime hits Puella Magi Madoka Magica and Fate/Zero, teams up with Taiwanese puppeteers to create something unlike anything we've seen before. Most of the famous figures in the anime industry are artists, directors, or vocal...

Those looking to check out the Psycho-Pass anime film in theaters will get the opportunity next month. Funimation lined up North American theatrical dates for the feature, with tickets going up for purchase on February 18 in advance of March 15 an...

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