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February 18, 2016, 10:00 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

There's no going back now. Japan is getting Case Closed (aka Detective Conan) themed shoes and socks, which are inventive and cute. Little neckties and bowties for your feet! According to Fashion Press, the socks and shoes are from Japanese brand ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Shortly after promotional material began a round of early circulation on Japanese anime blogs, plans were officially announced for a 2017 Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic anime movie. The follow-up to the 2008, 2010 and 2014 TV anime and OVA wil...

Polygon Allegra Frank

Stay Connected. Follow Polygon Now! × A new Astro Boy film is in the works, according to The Hollywood Reporter. New Line Cinema is reportedly buying the rights to the influential superhero franchise with plans to develop it into a live-action pro...

Anime publisher Sentai Filmworks today announced something that otome fans will be pleased to hear, it has acquired the first anime film in the "Hakuoki" series, "Hakuoki ~ Demon of the Floating Blossom: Wild Dance of Kyoto," for release in North ...

Siliconera Sato

Attack on Titan is releasing in Japan on February 18, and the game's opening movie has surfaced, showing off a bunch of its characters and Titans in action. [Thanks, ShonenGamez. ] Attack on Titan will release in Japan on February 18, 2016 for Pla...

GoBoiano Media Sanic-kun

There's a cosplayer in Russia that just got the badass stamp of approval. Her name is Yuliya, also known as Yukiko Ai and she does some pretty amazing cosplays. But recently no fucks were given when she decided to snow board in nothing but a Sailo...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Spinoff video game series continues to cater to its fanbase with another helping of T and A. Some argue that video game publisher Koei Tecmo is crude or immature for its Dead or Alive Xtreme sub-series, which takes the female fighters of its Dead ...

Over the past few years, the anime world has seen the "magical high school" premise go from an unusual twist on the action genre to a staple of the medium. At this point, it would be as strange to see a season go by without at least one new magica...

CHICAGO (Via U. S. Soccer) - The U. S. Under-20 Women's National Team will continue its preparations for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup by traveling to La Manga, Spain for the 2016 Under-23 La Manga Tournament that runs from March 2-6.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Could Young Justice find a bit of love in the coming years? Khary Payton, who has voiced Aqualad in the series, tweeted out late last week that he hasn't heard anything official but has a REAL GOOD FEELING about a potential third season.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Ever wonder what happens when neither you nor the crane game is the outright winner? UFO catchers are easily the most aggravating machines you'll find in a Japanese arcade. Behind their glass walls, tantalizing prizes wait for you to pluck them up...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix released their latest character introduction trailer for Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness, featuring the green-haired mage Fiore Brunelli, one of the world's best Signeturges. In the video, she is guiding Fidel and friends to th...

Preparing for the LoveLive! Final Project, Lantis! Youtube Channel posted a preview video for μ's last single "MOMENT RING" (release date: March 2nd). Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Contributor Wanted!

FES☆TIVE transcend time and space in the MV for their 3rd major label single "Susume Jipangu" (release date: March 16)! Contributor Wanted! !

tokyohive ustar

The details on EXILE ATSUSHI and AI's collaboration single "No more" have been revealed. The single's title track is currently being used as the theme song for Fuji TV's drama "Naomi to Kanako". The single is scheduled to be released on March 9.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco are bringing the smartphone game World Trigger: Smash Borders to PS Vita, and the game is now available to download via the Japanese PlayStation Store. Those who try out the free-to-play game until March 31 can get the custom theme sh...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . February 16, 2016 . 11:48am The whole point of 7th Dragon III Code: VFD is to fight dragons. With the Dragonsbane flowers in full bloom, more dragons have appeared than ever before. It's up to players and their team of Nodens Enterprise...

Destructoid Chris Carter

The Pokemon anime has been running for 19 seasons -- wow, I must have missed a few here and there. Series three of the X & Y saga is coming soon, and will be titled "XYZ," continuing the adventures in the Kalos region.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

The official trailer for Flying Witch, an upcoming TV anime about a somewhat directionless young lady who moves to the Aomori countryside to continue her magical studies, is now available online. The trailer shows off the principal characters and ...

Siliconera Sato

Marvelous announced on the PlayStation Blog that Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel, the 2D fighter featuring a variety of visual novel heroines, is releasing in Europe on April 7 on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3.

A television anime adaptation of Ichigo Takano's dramatic shoujo manga Orange has been green-lit and is slated to premiere in summer. The first key visual for the series and staff members were also revealed.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Love Live! has teamed up with Japanese confectionery company Glico for a Watering KissMint (gum with a strong smell and flavor) promotion. 16 branded packs feature serial numbers that can be used to vote for which μ's school idol should be named t...

Siliconera Sato

Nintendo has began registration for their Nintendo Account service following the Japanese launch in December. Pre-registration for Miitomo is also now available for select countries. As previously reported, the Nintendo Account will make it so tha...

Pied Piper, Inc. announced the acquisition of the Skip Beat! anime for DVD and Blu-ray release in North America earlier today. In addition to releasing the series itself, Pied Piper will be launching an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign to enhance t...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Sentai Filmworks has March 29th Blu-ray and DVD releases scheduled for the Utawarerumono OVA, a comedic fantasy anime consisting of a group of side-stories to supplement the first entry into the Utawarerumono universe.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

The official trailer for Yo-Kai Sangokushi, a collaboration game between Level-5 and Koei Tecmo that combines Yo-Kai Watch with Romance of the Three Kingdoms, is now available online. Yo-Kai Sangokushi is an all-ages strategy game for the Nintendo...

"HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2016" Japan tour is coming up from March 23rd to April 10th, and North America version on April 23rd to May 28th (additional stage on June 4th at Mexico). Additionally, she will go visit Taiwan during her tour this year!

Toei's official Kamen Rider Ghost production page revealed new details about next week's episode, which will feature the debut of the Ganma Emperor. Playing the role of Adonis, the Ganma Emperor is Hiroshi Katsuno (Rookies: Graduation, 1 Litre of ...

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The official website for the 10th Annual Seiyu Awards, which awards the works of Japanese voice actors, has revealed the winners for several of their awards, which will be given out in an awarding ceremony, to be held in March 12, 2016.

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A new trailer has been unveiled for the stage play of feudal fantasy anime Akatsuki no Yona, introducing its various actors and the roles they will be assuming, certain to have those familiar with the series excited but possibly not so much for ev...

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