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February 11, 2016, 11:00 AM
February 11, 2016, 11:00 AM
GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Cautiously board the hype train, because a sequel to Spice and Wolf is officially the works! Dengeki Bunko Magazine announced that series writer Isuna Hasekura and artist Juu Ayakura will be working on the sequel light novel series to celebrate th...

GoBoiano Media Pirate Sai

Do I have an alert on my phone for hentai? Maybe. Is this the mythical convention Project-H promised? Probably not but hey, things are getting interesting. They've had 17 hours so I'll give it a week and see if they're going somewhere with this.

Siliconera Casey

Japan will be getting a whole bunch of Pokémon sprite-themed merchandise on February 27th, to celebrate the game franchise's 20th anniversary. The merchandise bearing the sprites from the original games will be sold at Pokémon Centers as well as A...

A new visual for the upcoming Accel World: Infinite Burst anime film was revealed on Wednesday to accompany the announcement of the release date. The film will open on July 23 in Japan. Accel World: Infinite Burst is a brand new anime film of the ...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . February 10, 2016 . 9:00am Hajime Saito, the Sega Sammy Group's Chief Executive Officer, announced a Sonic the Hedgehog movie when speaking to The World Folio. The company is working with Sony Pictures on the project.

Siliconera Sato

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia and Square Enix announced that the upcoming RPG Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness is getting its own limited edition PlayStation 4 in Japan. PlayStation 4 Star Ocean 5 Edition (Jet Black): PlayStation 4...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

This is easily the best way to get around Taipei. "Cosplay" may be a contraction of the words "costume" and "play," but dedicated cosplayers don't stop at just recreating a character's outfit. If you're going the whole nine yards, you'll also want...


After "TRAGEDY" single released on February 10, KAT-TUN will be releasing their 26th single "UNLOCK". The single will be released on March 2. "UNLOCK" is the theme song for NTV's Kaito Yamaneko drama starring member Kamenashi Kazuya.

Funimation will be starting the broadcast dub of the Dagashi Kashi anime today, so it's time to have a look at the full English dub cast. The series debuts in dubbed form at 8:00pm EST, and here's who you can look forward to hearing in the roles: ...

For years, I couldn't remember its name. Films absorbed in the haze of early childhood often have that downside. Nevertheless, images endured, bouncing around my brain for a decade afterwards. Slapstick pirates.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Old school anime strikes back today as Flame of Recca, based on the manga by Nobuyuki Anzai, joins the ever-growing Crunchyroll library in both dubbed and subbed varieties. Flame of Recca will be available for Crunchyroll members in the following ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Casting reveals are underway from Sentai Filmworks for their upcoming release of Monthly Girls Nozaki-kun as there's just over a month until the sets release on March 29th, 2016. The latest casting news is a pretty damn welcome one as we get to se...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Just as we are compelled to use Pepsiman pics for every story about Pepsi, so too is Japan compelled to release unique flavors of snacks and drinks that we'll never get to try in the west. The latest trick up Pepsi's sleeve is a new "Sakura" (cher...

Tokyo Girls Update Christopher Woods

HYPER JAPAN's Christmas Markets are invariably more intimate than their summer festivals. Nonetheless, their 2015 events featured a variety of entertainment: performances from TOKYO GIRLS' STYLE, Honey Spice, Tomoca, ONE NOT'E, Eir Aoi, X Japan, K...

The official website for Endride, an upcoming anime and smartphone game project with original character designs byBastard! ! manga creator Kazushi Hagiwara and Rurouni Kenshin manga creator Nobuhiro Watsuki has revealed two additional cast members.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The casting reveals continue for the upcoming Qualidea Code anime series as a pair of new actors have been revealed via the Monthly Newtype magazine that's just now out. The new casting includes Chika Anzai as Asuha Chigusa and Yuuma Uchida as Kas...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the anime adaptation of Sou Yayoi's ReLIFE web manga has revealed the first two cast members in the upcoming series. The two revealed cast members include: Kensho Ono (Slaine Troyard from Aldnoah.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco shared the latest trailer for their upcoming brawler, Kamen Rider: Battride War Genesis, giving us a look at some of the series' Heisei era Riders from 2009 to 2012. The trailer shows Riders in the following order: Kamen Rider W, Kame...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . February 9, 2016 . 10:00am The Apple iOS and Android versions of Final Fantasy IX have launched. People can immediately purchase and play the JRPG on their phones and tablets, provided they have enough space.

Japanese media watchdog group Broadcasting Ethics and Program Improvement Organization (BPO) unveiled a summary of viewer comments they received during the month of January, including several complaints about anime content.

This year's 11th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine will be announcing on Monday that Yuuki Kaji will voice the character Shouto Todoroki in the anime adaptation of Kouhei Horikoshi's Boku no Hero Academia (My Hero Academia) manga.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

If you've never been to Iida city in Japan's scenic and historic Nagano Prefecture, now's your chance to explore the region remotely via new travelogue series called Iida Tokimeki Trip. The first episode launches today at 8pm Pacific Time, and new...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

We just got the word yesterday from the latest Weekly Shonen Jump Sunday that an anime adaptation of a manga series Keijo! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! was in the works. Now that the marketing machine is getting into gear, the first visual from the series in ani...

The official website for Studio Trigger's (Kill la Kill, Ninja Slayer) upcoming original Kiznaiver TV anime has revealed that the anime will air during April on Tokyo MX, ABC Asahi, BS 11, and among other stations.

JEFusion Tamiya Kei

Here's a sneak peak from Momoninger Actress, Kasumi Yamaya's first photobook entitled "Baby's Breath" from UTB+ magazine's March 2016 issue. Disclaimer: All images and videos here are property of their respective owners and used for reference purp...

Unit BOYS AND MEN top the singles chart with single Wanna be! selling over 102,000 copies. The Nagoya based boy idol group also known as BOIMEN, 16th single includes opening and ending for their TV drama Shiratori Reiko do Gozaimasu.

This post is not safe for age under 18. The most gorgeous and erotic looking figurines are showcase at Winter Wonder Festival 2016. These figurines are most likely to be released this year and early next year.

Notoriously difficult action title Bloodborne has become the next series to receive a flattering tribute from "Man at Arms", who have masterfully forged the game's unique Saw Cleaver and given players of the infamously impossible game a means of r...

Siliconera Sato

With Street Fighter V releasing next week, Capcom have started a series of character introduction trailers. The latest video gives us a highlight of the new character, F. A. N. G. The below is a list of characters along with their own introduction...

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