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RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Cats love cardboard boxes, so why not combine the two and create a cute new lineup of adorable characters? Everyone knows that cats and cardboard boxes automatically means cute, hilarious, fun times. So it really was just a matter of time before D...

Jenbae enjoys reading manga, yelling at her laptop, and eating popcorn with extra butter. She also enjoys writing blurbs about herself in 3rd person where she doesn't know what to say but she recommends everyone to check out the webtoons: The Game...

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By Jenni . February 25, 2016 . 9:00am 2016 isn't only the 20th anniversary of the Pokémon series. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Resident Evil series as well. Throughout 2016, Capcom is celebrating the Resident Evil 20th Anniversary, ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Manga artist Yoshihiro Togashi is known for two things: Creating Hunter X Hunter and taking lots of time off. Togashi is infamously known as the "King of Hiatus" among manga fans. As Kotaku previously reported, many demanding manga fans want Togas...

TOKYO SCHOOL OF ANIME announced that it would start a new subject of study called "AKIBA BUSINESS WORLD" from April 2017. Akihabara culture such as "idol" and "animation" has been developing as unique business.

The huge library of Ghibli movies can be a chore to watch in its entirety (as if this is any excuse), more so if the watcher is ostensibly supposed to be studying - and it is these most forlorn titles which have been ranked for the hopeful edifica...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

If you own an arcade with claw games, this guy is the last person you want to see. In China, Chen Zhitong has nabbed thousands of plush toys thanks to his claw game skills. According to Net Ease and ShanghaiIst, rooms of his house are now filled w...

Siliconera Sato

Nintendo will host a Pokémon Direct tomorrow morning, but two titles by the name Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon appear to have been leaked ahead of time through European trademark filings. [Thanks, Nerdleaks and Nintendo Everything.

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Bandai Namco Entertainment America began streaming the God Eater Prologue with English subtitles to promote its upcoming western release of God Eater: Resurrection. Anime studio ufotable originally created the anime as a prequel to the original Go...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Crunchyroll previously reported on how Usakame, a spin-off of the popular Teekyu manga and TV anime featuring the girls of the rival tennis team of Usakame High School, was being adapted into a TV anime with direction by Shin Itagaki and animation...

Siliconera Sato

After a delay from its initial release date of March 17, Spike Chunsoft announced that their upcoming visual novel featuring handsome thugs, Kenka Bancho Otome, will release on May 19, 2016. While waiting on being able to go on dates with the said...

The Fandom Post Richard Gutierrez

If you thought having one angry blonde on your tail was bad, just add another and see how much worse it can get! Creative Staff:: Writer: Lou Iovino Artwork: Diego Galindo What They Say: Britney Waters, aka Red Riding Hood, is recruited by a secre...

It was announced on the band B-52's official Facebook page that band member Paul Gordon (age 52) passed away last February 19th. Gordon is best known for his work in the English localization of the Digimon anime with the songs that he co-wrote and...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

A TV anime adaptation for Ichigo Takano's Oranga manga has been announced via the anime's new website. The site has revealed the first visual and staff members of the series, which will begin its broadcast this July.

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Here's an official full body scan for Kamen Rider Ghost's newest power-up that be debuting sooner than we expected: Kamen Rider Ghost Grateful Soul Form! As we can all see, the design is similar to Ultimate Kuuga's (black with gold trimmings) with...

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Hot on the heels of last year's success, all-female Japanese rock band, SCANDAL returns to wow Singapore fans for their 2016 tour. The concert will be held on 4 June 2016 at The Coliseum™, Hard Rock Hotel® Singapore, Resorts World™ Sentosa.

It was announced at Kamen Rider Ghost's official production website that actor Naoto Takenaka will play another character in the series. He will also play Edith, the Secretary of the Ganma World and this character will make his first appearance in...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The Mobile Suit Gundam franchise's official portal site Gundam. Info and its YouTube channel today posted a 80-second new trailer for Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin III Akatsuki no Houki (Dawn of Rebellion), the third chapter of the four-episode a...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Tappei Nagatsuki's light novel series Re: Zero Kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu (Re: Life in a different world from zero) today announced its theme song artists: Konomi Suzuki for the OP "R...

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Bandai Namco released new Tales of Berseria information, introducing two new characters Rokurou and Eleanor, and more information about the Linear Motion Battle System. Gematsu Highlights the information below.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Sakae Esuno's sci-fi action manga series Big Order has announced that it is set to premiere on Tokyo MX and other eight stations in Japan at 25:40 on April 15.

'猿温泉を突破せよ!' (Saru Onsen o Toppa Seyo! ) "Break Through the Monkey Hot Spring! " The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents. We live on a placid island of ignorance in the midst o...

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Watanabe Mayu's program "Urudoshi Revolution" will broadcast on SHOWROOM on February 28 from 11:30 pm. This program will commemorate the 4th anniversary since release of Watanabe's solo debut single "Synchro Tokimeki" (released February 29, 2012).

SlashGear Brittany A. Roston - Feb 25, 2016

We've known for a while that Netflix was toying with the idea of an original anime series, but it turns out the company has been a little more involved with the notion than subscribers realized. In a statement today, Netflix announced its upcoming...

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The Spring 2016 season is shaping up well and the advertising is ramping up. Case in point is the an anime adaptation of the mobile game Seisen Cerberus, which now has a new promo out that clocks in at just about a minute and highlights the openin...

New School Kaidan Zachary Keo

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RocketNews24 Preston Phro

Japan's pervert superhero and his muscular buttocks are back! It's no secret that we have a soft spot in our hearts for the weirder side of Japanese cinema. From literal crotch rockets to the cinematic beauty that is Wild Zero, there's no shortage...

RocketNews24 KK Miller

Mark June 18, 2016 on your calendars, because these two iconic ladies of Japanese horror are returning to the silver screen in the exact same movie. In a battle between the curse of the video and the curse of the house, who will reign supreme as t...

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