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February 22, 2016, 8:30 PM
February 22, 2016, 8:30 PM
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February 22 is Cat Day in Japan, so Ikumi Mama Animal Doughnuts is making delicious, adorable cat doughnuts. And we got some! Yes, February 22 is Ninja Day, but it's also Cat Day in Japan (though International Cat Day is actually August 8)!

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IBM announced today something rather interesting: Sword Art Online The Beginning Project, a "virtual MMO project" in collaboration with kadokawa, Bandai Namco, Apniplex and more, inspired to the popular anime.

The official website of the television anime adaptation Shiori Amase's All Out! ! rugby manga revealed the anime's main staff, a new visual, and a fall premiere date on Monday. The visual contains the text "Here, everyone can be the main player.

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The Knight has finally been revealed, as the official website for the live-action stage play adaptation of Hiro Mashima's Fairy Tail manga has featured actress Minami Tsukui in costume as Fairy Tail's resident tough-as-nails knight known as Erza S...

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By Chris Priestman . February 21, 2016 . 11:30am Bangkok-based studio MAD Virtual Reality Studio has put its first-person horror game Araya up on Steam Greenlight. It takes place inside a Thai hospital and will have you experience the perspective ...

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By Chris Priestman . February 20, 2016 . 11:30am Japanese beverage company DyDo has teamed up with Capcom to release a limited range of tiny Street Fighter figures that will be available from March 1st (thanks RocketNews).

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Kantai Collection admirals are now up in their arms and screaming 'Murica! on top of their lungs. A new ship was revealed with the release of the new KanColle PS Vita game, as the appearance of Battleship Iowa has confirmed the rumors - the Americ...

The Tokyo Reporter Staff Report

Yamaico Navarro OKINAWA (TR) - Okinawa Prefectural Police on Sunday arrested an infielder for the Chiba Lotte Marines for the possession of live ammunition in Naha City, reports Nikkan Sports (Feb. 22).

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Silicon Studio, the folks behind Bravely Default and Bravely Second, are teaming up with Mistwalker Silicon Studio, the folks behind Bravely Default and Bravely Second, are teaming up with Mistwalker to co-develop a new title.

Arashi will be releasing their new single "Fukkatsu LOVE" on Feb 24. The song features lyrics by Takeuchi Mariya and music and arrangement by Yamashita Tatsuro. It is currently used as the CM song for Japanese telecom company NTT Docomo's dhits CM.

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Bandai Namco revealed at Japan Amusement Expo this weekend that Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme VS Maxi Boost On will release for Japanese arcades on March 9, 2016. The above trailer shows that the "EX Overdrive" and "EX Burst" system has been mixed u...

An array of Japanese cultural events and stalls offering delicacies from that nation were some of the highlights of the 12th edition of Japan Habba that was held at the Jnana Jyothi Auditorium on the Central College campus in the City on Sunday.

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Now it's time to bare your bear in the bedroom. Hot on the heels of the sexy cat lingerie we featured last month comes another predator ready to release its claws in the bedroom. The "Kaizoku Kuma" or "Pirate Bear" lingerie set features five beaut...

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As part of their push to get more people checking out their streaming service, and to offer more unique value that you can't get on other services, Funimation has been adding more of their dubbed shows to the free streaming side.

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Square Enix revealed this weekend at Japan Amusement Expo that the arcade title Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: All Star Carnival is headed to release on arcade in Japan in fall 2016. The above is a look at the game's teaser trailer.

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The heroines of Luck & Logic anime continue the "fanservice week": animecensoredcomedyfanservicefantasyharemLuck & Logicoppairomance Anime News Video Gallery Japan Games Figurines Cosplay Models Manga Monthly Goal: $100 Current Total: $37 Percent ...

During the 10th anniversary GA Bunkou 10th anniversary event, it was revealed that Fujino Oomori and Suzuhito Yasuda's Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru no Darou ka? (Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?

A fan reenactment of Osomatsu-san's OP has been garnering some mixed opinions due to its absurdity and rampant exhibitionism, an unsurprising result considering the creators reputation for such "works of art".

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The delayed KanColle Kai PS Vita of the World War II has finally been released. The original browser game recently introduced the 16inch Triple Gun Mount Mk. 7 equipment, a gun developed by the USA as the main armament of the Iowa-class battleships.

Cute little Chitoge appeared on Super Mario Maker as a character to choose in the game. This little 8 bit Chitoge was part of the many crossover collaboration between nintendo and other popular franchises.

Enlarge Image Thanks to Titan Comics, English speakers will now get their own versions of "Sherlock" manga. Kadokawa Comics "Sherlock" fans anxiously awaiting the new season of the hit BBC show next year can at least keep their sleuthing skills in...

Thanks to an image coming from Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger's 2nd quarter toy catalog, here's our first look at the Wild Zyuoh King formation! This formation is composed of 9 Cube Animals namely: Cube Eagle, Cube Shark, Cube Lion, Cube Elephant, Cube ...


Kis-My-Ft2 will be releasing "Gravity", their first single for 2016 and 16th overall. The song serves as the main theme song for the NTV drama "MARS~Tada, Kimi o Aishiteru" starring member Fujigaya Taisuke.


For the occasion, ORICON STYLE released results for one of their most popular yearly polls touching on a woman's perception of an "ideal man". Check out the results below. Arashi's Aiba Masaki tops the ranking.

Some behind-the-scenes videos have surfaced for the upcoming Boku Dake ga Inai Machi movie, giving viewers insight into the movie's production and cast while also hopefully convincing somebody to actually go and see it.

An event dedicated to ascertaining the fastest and most creative Gunpla builder is nearing its 2016 arrival, unleasing a PV to not only educate those in the dark but also to get participants hyped for what is not usually considered much of a spect...

On February 17th, girl group color-code announced on their official website their upcoming "Europe Tour", which is going to visit three countries next month. This tour is going to be their first activity overseas, after more than one year since th...

Captivating crime-fighting anime Dimension W has ventured into the dimension of backstories as the cold-hearted protagonist Kyoma has been unsurprisingly revealed to be the victim of a melancholic tragedy, a rather predictable event that at least ...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

In a recent interview in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump with Seiji Kishi, the director of the anime adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Assassination Classroom (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu) manga, has revealed that the anime will adapt the conclusion of the manga.

Japanese girls rock group BAND-MAID released a special video today in preparation for their American performance debut at Sakura-Con next month. Fans of Akihabara's maid-cafe culture will enjoy guitarist Miku's authentic and fun phrasing as the BA...

Ryo Kase and Erika Toda will meet again on screen for an upcoming WOWOW drama 'Kono Machi no Inochi ni'. The show will be aired on 2nd April. Two actors reunite 3 years after the final movie of the SPEC series 'SPEC: Close'.

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