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April 5, 2016, 6:00 PM
April 5, 2016, 6:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

It's very, very pink. The pink buns, we've seen before on Kotaku. And in Japan in recent years, other characters (here and here, for example) have been turned into burgers. This is the latest. Starting on April 16, a Sailor Moon-themed cafe is ope...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Japanese entertainment site revealed the cast for the live-action Fullmetal Alchemist movie! While we knew Ryosuke Yamada was set to play Edward Elric, now we know who will be in some of the other roles.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

The newest Super Saiyan form is Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan. Which sounds silly, yes. That's why, as Kotaku previously reported, it was changed in the manga. Now the most recent Dragon Ball Super is following suit.

℃-ute slip through time to the beginning of the 20th century and get hot on the dance floor in the glamorous MV for "Jinsei wa STEP! " from their triple A-side 29th single "Naze Hito wa Arasoundaro? /Summer Wind/Jinsei wa STEP!

Kami-Oka Elementary School, a real-life Meiji-period school used as a location in Girls und Panzer der Film, has banned cosplay on the premises following some bad behavior on the part of Girls und Panzer fans.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 4, 2016 . 6:30pm Last year, Square Enix said Kingdom Hearts: Unchained X[chi] would be released in the west on Apple iOS and Android devices. The free-to-play RPG would allow people to create a Keyblade Wielder and fight various H...

Momoiro Clover Z announced that they will have a U. S. live tour "ACROSS AMERICA ULTRA LIVE" in 2016! ! The announce was made by the leader's question "Do you all wanna go to New York? " during the encore part of the live "MOMOIRO CLOVER Z DOME TR...

Rock Musical Bleach, a rock musical based on the manga and anime Bleach (as if you couldn't figure that out based on the title) is back and headed to stages throughout Japan this summer. The 2016 Rock Musical is the longest in a line of the events...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

Nana Asakawa, the 2nd generation member of SUPER☆GiRLS who has been dubbed the "once in 1,000 years 'baby-faced huge breasts' (dougan kyonyuu)" will be on the cover of Weekly Young Magazine vol. 18 that will be published on April 4th, one day afte...

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

The results are in and the 2016 Manga Taisho goes to Golden Kamuy. First awarded in 2008, the Manga Taisho ("manga grand prize") is an annual Japanese manga award which is given only to series with eight or fewer collected volumes.

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Chūgoku, Kyūshū, Hokkaido, Chūbu/Hokuriku versions streamed. McDonald's is streaming four more versions of its "Mirai no Watashi" (The Future Me) campaign anime shorts. The first video is the Chūgoku version of the short, featuring the voice of Ik...

The spring anime season is underway, but there's one conspicuous absence on the usual simulcasting sites. That's one Macross Delta, the newest addition to the franchise that's been plagued with rights difficulties in America for years.

NMB48 takes a dark turn in the MV for their 14th single "Amagami Hime" (release date: April 27). Contributor Wanted! ! The MV for "Amagami Hime" focuses on Sayaka Yamamoto as the leader of a gang of shoplifters, Miru Shiroma as a dancer with an ea...

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

A 25-year-old woman was stabbed on the Tozai Line on Monday TOKYO (TR) - Tokyo Metropolitan Police are seeking the perpetrator behind a stabbing incident that left one woman with slight injuries inside a Tokyo Metro subway station on Monday, repor...

Last night's WrestleMania was host to one of the best wrestling entrances in recent memory. As if starting with a giant box of "Booty O's" cereal wasn't enough, tag team The New Day busts out the box with some gear that will be very familiar to Dr...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

On the same day with the premiere on Japanese TV yesterday, Lantis posted a 90-second short music video for "FEEL x ALIVE," the OP theme song for the TV anime adaptation of Mimana Orimoto's BAKUON! ! motorcycle-themed manga performed by 33-year-ol...

Siliconera Sato

Capcom is releasing Ace Attorney 6 in Japan this June, and they've provided a look at two humorous clips showcasing little interactions between Phoenix Wright and Miles Edgeworth in a couple TV spot videos.


April 4 is Utada Hikaru's comeback day. She revealed 2 new songs today. The first new song is "Hanataba wo Kimi ni", the theme song for NHK's new asadaora "Toto Nee-chan. " The second song has now been revealed.

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

When one becomes a parent, the world around them tends to change as it marks the beginning of a new journey in life. As Utada Hikaru was preparing her new album while trying to balance her new path, it turns out that folks are getting two single f...

METANORN Overcooled

Apr4 Can you feel the love? I'll say right off the bat that I won't be blogging Jojo, largely because talking about this show tends to inevitably become just recapping all the twisted moments. There's little insight to be given about a show where ...

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo announced that we're getting an Alpha Demo later this month for their upcoming PlayStation 4 action title, Nioh. Here's a look at the latest, including a look at the demo trailer. Kou Shibusawa, General Producer: "Ten years have passed ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With sights on some big numbers for copies sold coming up, the 19th volume of Attack on Titan is due out in Japan on April 8th, 2016. Ahead of that, Kodansha has brought out a new 47-second commercial spot for it that digs into some of the fun (an...

Eir Aoi in New York City! The Queen of "Ani-Song" hits the Big Apple for her solo concert Sponsored by It has been just announced that Eir Aoi will be headed to New York City for the very first time to perform a solo concert at the Gramercy Theatr...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

At this November's MegaHobby Expo 2015 Autumn, figure maker Alter's MegaHouse collaboration label Alpha x Omega teased a pair of Mobile Suit Gundam Wing character statues. While release details still have not been set, the sculpts for the 14.

AFA Channel! freakpool

The 2-day μ's Final Love Live! concert has made many Love Livers very emotional, as μ's "final" solo concert has gathered fans from all over the globe just to watch them perform. However, there was one Love Live!

Crunchyroll Scott Green

"Cool Japan" just seems like a bunch of political, hype nonense, until it's your city that gets wrecked by some interplanetary space war. Mobile Suit GUNDAM Iron Blooded Orphans recently batted the full Cool Japan cycle.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It was announced at the special event held at the Ryogoku Kokugikan Sumo Arena on April 3 that a TV anime adaptation of Reject's romance game for female, Scared Rider Xechs, is in the works for a summer 2016 premiere in Japan.

Here's a clip coming from Kamen Rider Amazons' first episode, which features the first on-screen transformation of Kamen Rider Amazon Alpha. Jin Takayama (played by Masashi Taniguchi) transforms into Kamen Rider Amazon Alpha transforms using the A...

Here's the preview of 26th episode of Kamen Rider Ghost titled "Conflict! The Terms of Resolution! " Kamen Rider Ghost Toucon Houdini Damashii debuts in this episode. The post Kamen Rider Ghost Episode 26 Preview appeared first on Henshin Justice ...

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