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March 29, 2016, 7:30 PM
March 29, 2016, 7:30 PM
GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

NBC Universal revealed that Danganronpa 3: The End of Hope's Peak Academy is going to serve as the final chapter of the current Danganronpa storyline. This is a very strange move considering the previous two entries originate from video games.

As many anime/manga/game fans might know, cosplay is not allowed in public in Japan except in designated areas. As such, special occasions like conventions are always brimming with awesome cosplay! Here are some of our favorite shots from the week...

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

Fans of Free! and its High Speed! feature film adaptation can now visit all the places their favorite swimming boys would have frequented. It's no secret that the town of Iwami in Tottori Prefecture served as the model for Iwatobi, the fictional s...

Siliconera Sato

In celebration of the Kingdom Hearts series' 14th anniversary, Kingdom Hearts' official Twitter account posted a new image from Kingdom Hearts HD 2. 8: Final Chapter Prologue. Here's what was tweeted along with the image above: "Today marks the 14...

Comics Alliance Betty Felon

Our chief cosplay correspondent Betty Felon was on hand to document as much of it as she can. Scroll down for some exceptional examples of the superheroic cosplaying talent that we spotted at Anime Boston 2016.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Anime Japan 2016 has come and gone, and with the trade show came new information about Yuri! ! ! on ICE, an upcoming TV anime about male championship figure-skating. First up, there's the key visual for the show, which depicts the three main chara...

On March 27, 2016, 48 Group held 2 concerts at Yokohama Stadium - "The 1st AKB48 Group East vs West Uta Gassen" and "Minami Takahashi Graduation Concert" as part of the "Minami Takahashi Graduation Celebration - Dreams from 148.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Be still my beating heart. We've got bacon, a fried egg and udon noodles. As recently noted on GNavi, Japanese restaurant Koya Bar in London serves up a very special English breakfast: fried egg, bacon and shiitake udon.

by Matt Schley Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 3/28/2016 We know a ton of you guys are looking forward to the second season of Food Wars, entitled Ni no Sara (The Second Plate), so allow us to serve up two steaming plates of Food...


On March 28, it was announced that Mizuki Yamamoto and Hey! Say! JUMP's Kei Inoo will star in a live action film adaptation of the popular manga "Peach Girl", which will be released in 2017. Yamamoto will play the role of Momo Adachi, a former mem...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The first commercial has been released for the second film in of the anime adaptation of Nisio Isin and Vofan's Kizumonogatari entry in the Monogatari light novel series, Kizumonogatari II: Nekketsu-hen.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Soft pretzel chain embraces the matcha sweets boom for the first time. American chains Starbucks and Krispy Kreme didn't have to do too much work in getting the local population excited when they first came to Japan, since the country had been enj...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Anime fashion brand SuperGroupies is back with another lingerie set. Following last year's Evangelion bra and panties, it's now time to bring some some mahou into the bedroom with the Madoka Magica girls inspiring a new lineup. Silas Lesnick

Check out our fourth photo gallery of convention cosplay from WonderCon 2016! WonderCon 2016 is currently underway and Downtown Los Angeles Convention Center is playing host to the annual springtime event.

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo recently shared a bunch of info on Toukiden 2 during a demonstration event, where we got a closer look at the upcoming open-world action game, along with a new official trailer. The above is a look at the newest official trailer for the...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

After the success of Uchuu Senkan Yamato 2199, it's no surprise to see a continuation of the remake of the original 1974 series with Uchuu Senkan Yamato 2202 now announced. The new project doesn't have a lot of details but the first key visual arr...

In honor of their 70th anniversary since establishment, Japanese cosmetic brand KOSÉ has announced a new TV commercial featuring 10 of the brand's spokesmodels. The commercial is called "Tokyo Seven Days.

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Looks like 2017 will be a huge year for the Fate series, as the Anime Japan 2016 event in Tokyo made two very big announcements regarding anime adaptations for Type-Moon's Fate franchise. First announced back in 2014, the anime film adaptation for...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

The first official trailer for New Game! , an upcoming comedy TV anime based on the 4-panel manga of the same name by Shōtarō Tokunō, is now available online. The series follows Aoba Suzukaze, a young woman who goes to work for Eagle Jump, the dev...

Likely due to nonstop requests, furious fighting game Street Fighter V has obtained another sensuous nude mod, this time revealing everything the lovely Cammy has to offer and showing that the mod community knows no bounds when it comes to pervers...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . March 28, 2016 . 1:30am Aquaplus recently announced the third installment of their tactical RPG series with Utawarerumono: The Two Hakuouro is headed to PS4, PS3, and PS Vita this September, and they've followed up with two TV spot teasers.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu
Siliconera Sato

Nippon Ichi Software announced a new PlayStation Vita game called World's Longest 5 minutes with a teaser website showing a bit of some Dragon Quest-like nostalgia that used to bring us nightmares. [Thanks, Game Jouhou.

BABYMETAL have dropped the PV for their new song "THE ONE". "THE ONE" will be included in BABYMETAL's new album "METAL RESISTANCE" which will be released worldwide on April 1. It's a number with the member's thoughts "to make the world 'one' with ...

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

As it was promised, here's the first trailer for Regalia ~The Three Sacred Stars~ TV anime.

JEFusion Gaiatron

Check-out the second part of the super hero time summer special as Yamato gives Takeru the assistance he needs in kicking the Shocker mutant and combatant's collective butts! Disclaimer: All images and videos here are property of their respective ...

'辿りついた未来' (Tadoritsui ta Mirai) "The Future Reached" At last, Dimension W has reached its finale, but before then, our hero needs to mope. It's a fairly common routine, really, in stories like these, especially where amnesia is involved-it's one l...

Perfume's newest album, Cosmic Explorer, is slated for release early next month, on April 6th. Up until recently, promotions for the album had been a bit quiet but just 9 days before the big day, things have gotten more rowdy.


On Tuesday, March 22nd, the nation-wide final "High school girl beauty pageant 2015 - 2016" was held in Tokyo to decide "Japan's cutest high school student. " Among all of the girls, third year high school student from Aichi prefecture, Riko Nagai...

Chris asks: I see Japan Expo USA has gone into hiatus mode, and we're waiting on dates and a location for the next Otakon Vegas. Are these spinoff cons going to make it, and what's holding them back? Despite their popularity, anime conventions are...

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