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When it comes to pancake anime art, nobody does it like the chef at La Ricetta does. La Ricette is an Italian restaurant in Kanagawa Prefecture. However, because of the popularity of pancake art that is posted on their Twitter account, the restaur...

GoBoiano Media alissachu

alissachu, GB Journalist alissachu is a Musical Theater Cosplay Actor living and working in NYC. Her favorite anime include Cowboy Bebop, Cardcaptor Sakura, and One Piece. Currently craving: Royal Milk Tea while listening to a choir of singing Pom...

RocketNews24 KK Miller

Nothing says "I'm lovin' it" like a few cheeky jokes. It seems it's not just individuals anymore who are getting in on the April 1 fun - businesses and news sites too are taking the time to get creative in the name of fun.

Can you believe Studio Trigger is five years old? It feels like just yesterday the fledgling studio, founded by a cohort of ex-Studio Gainax geniuses, was putting out the short Little Witch Academia. Five years later, and they've got an impressive...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Tamtamdi is working on a little project to take every Pokémon and draw them gijinka style! As of this post, she is up to Politoed, but you can appreciate every Pokémon up until that point on Deviantart.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 1, 2016 . 9:00am An anticipated PlayStation One Classic was announced during the March 31, 2016 PlayStation Blogcast. Capcom will release Mega Man Legends 2 on the North American PlayStation Store.

AFA Channel! 18thAngel

We all know that AFA(Anime Festival Asia) is the most followed and largest Japanese pop culture event having been held in 4 countries - Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. We also know that AFA brings in the Mega Anime Song Festival - the...

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Actress Ishihara Satomi has been chosen as the new image character for Tokyo Metro's campaign "Find my Tokyo". The song for its first CM will be YEN TOWN BAND's "my town". SEE ALSO: Ishihara Satomi appointed ambassador of Max Mara In the latest CM...

OtakuDX Paris365

VIZ Media delivers a special treat to U. S. anime fans as it announces the digital premiere of the latest season of SAILOR MOON CRYSTAL on April 4th on both VIZ Media's streaming platform and Hulu. The first episode (subtitled) of the brand new se...

ARAMA! JAPAN Ronald

The affair between Becky and Kawatani Enon was the first big scandal of the year. Now that it has cooled down, the couple has just taken their relationship to a whole new level. After almost six months of romance, 2016's most controversial couple ...

AFA Channel! magnetic_rose

Philippine anime and cosplay fans are in for a treat as Manila becomes the fourth official location for the Anime Festival Asia Regional Circuit! AFAPH is slated for the 29th and 30th of February 2107 at the SMX Manila Function Rooms 6 to 10 in Pa...

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

Not that you needed anyone to tell you, but. . . YouTube/BABYMETALofficial While, there are still pouting haters complaining about Babymetal and their false metal, but it's honestly difficult to hear them over the music of Metal Resistance.

GameSpot Mat Paget

The Ace Attorney series' anime adaptation kicks off this weekend. Anime streaming service Crunchyroll gets the first episode of Phoenix Wright's anime on Saturday after it airs in Japan. New episodes will follow every Saturday following April 2.

Dame Otoko - useless, hopeless, down-on-their-luck, pathetic guys - the Gundam universe's got plenty of 'em. Ranking site Goo has asked its readers to rank the top dame otoko from the Gundam series (number one being the dame-est, presumably), and ...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

OH HAY! It's been a while but Crunchyroll's original webcomic PARK Harajuku: Crisis Team! is back starting today. We humbly present the first new page of Mugi Tanaka's "kawaii sci-fi" epic since last fall, and have also included the previous story...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Looks like there's going to be another Working! ! anime after all. They just needed to jump to one of the Wagnaria family restaurant chain's sister locations to find it. Announced after April Fool's had already come and gone in Japan, the Working!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

While Funimation previously made the big announcement that they had picked up the much-anticipated spring 2016 anime series My Hero Academia, they've been quiet on the other shows. With the spring season getting underway now, however, they're reve...

The official website of Masamune Huji, Kurogin and Hisasi's Masou Gakuen HxH (Hybrid x Heart Magias Academy Ataraxia) light novel series began streaming the first promotional video on Friday. The video previews the animation and the opening theme ...

Siliconera Sato

Compile Heart released the latest trailer for their upcoming PlayStation 4 RPG, Black Rose Valkyrie, with a focus on the game's "battle combos. " The game revolves around a command-based system that changes action order in real-time, as part of th...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Key's busy to start to April continues. Beyond the Planetarian teaser, there's a second preview for the adaptation of 2011 supernatural mystery/romance Rewrite. The 8-Bit team from the Grisaia anime is attached to the summer 2016 TV series.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

The official soundtrack for Dragon's Crown - a 2013 action-RPG with 2D side-scrolling, beat-`em-up elements for PS3 and PS Vita - is now available worldwide on iTunes. The 3 disc album features 58 tracks composed by Hitoshi Sakimoto, a composer fa...

w-inds. 's new song "Boom Word Up" has been picked up as the April theme song for NTV's "Sukkiri! ! ". "Boom Word Up" is the title track to the group's new single to be released on May 3. It will be used on "Sukkiri!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

We first talked about the Sailor Moon Drops game for iOS and Android systems last September and now Bandai Namco Games has put out a new commercial spot for it with an English voiceover. Knowing that there are a lot of overseas fans, it's definite...

Siliconera Sato

We previously got some details on Etrian Odyssey V's character creation options, and Atlus uploaded a new video that gives us a better idea on how to make your own characters. First, you'll need to pick out of the 10 classes of Fencer, Dragoon, Ce...

Hardcore Gamer Thomas Ella on April 1, 2016

Valkyria Chronicles Remastered is giving a fresh coat of paint to a game that was already pretty stunning upon release, as evidenced by the new story trailer for the game Sega released today. The updated PS4 version of the 2008 PS3 tactical RPG is...

ARAMA! JAPAN Polaris

There's another thing T. M. Revolution can add to his resume and that's CEO of his newly-founded company. This upcoming May will mark the 20th anniversary of T. M. Revolution's debut. To commemorate this special event, registration of the company,...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The Wagnaria! ! /Working! ! anime is over. Pretty decisively. However, people still want more of Karino Takatsu's cast of characters. So, what to do? Well, it so happens that they came out with an idea or six, and you'd have to say, they're certai...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Visual Novel publisher Key announced on April 1st that an anime adaptation of their 2004 Planetarian (Planetarian: Chiisana Hoshi no Yume) visual novel is currently in production. Well it is not an April Fools, an anime is actually coming.

01 April 2016 - 12H05 © AFP / by Daniel Leussink | New employees of Japan Airlines Group attend an entrance ceremony in Tokyo's Haneda Airport on April 1, 2016 TOKYO (AFP) - Hundreds of thousands of Japanese started their first day on the job Frid...

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After some teasing and much hype, SEGA of America has finally announced the Western release for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X for the PlayStation Vita, and even the upcoming PlayStation 4 version! Both versions are due for their Western release in ...

To celebrate 70 years since its establishment, cosmetic brand Kose revealed a CM starring their ten image characters. The ten women in this CM are Aragaki Yui, Ueto Aya, Kitagawa Keiko,Kiritani Mirei, Koizumi Kyoko, Sumire, Fujii Karen, Fujii Shuk...

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