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April 8, 2016, 7:00 PM
April 8, 2016, 7:00 PM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Learning aid looks like it could be a hit animated series. Publisher Tokyo Shoseki's New Horizon series of English textbooks is incredibly common in Japan, having been used by middle schools across the country for decades.

Sweet, fruity bliss is coming to Starbucks Japan again, this time in cantaloupe flavor! If you love fruit, then Starbucks Japan's latest Frappuccino drink, set to come out next week, should make your mouth water in sweet anticipation.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Theme confectioner's newest creations are so cute you could (and should) eat them right up. Japan has long been of the mindset that food shouldn't just be pleasing to the palate, but to the eyes as well.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick
Siliconera Joel Couture

By Joel Couture . April 6, 2016 . 2:30pm Fourteen animated, unique fighters have come to PS Vita to battle for a wish-granting artifact in Skullgirls 2nd Encore. Like the PS4 version before it, this version, which is available now, gives players a...

Siliconera Sato

It's recently been revealed that publishers XSEED has recently registered the domain name for Type-Moon's upcoming action game Fate/Extella with fateedxtella. com, pointing out a possible localization.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The an early look at the May issue 49 Dengeki Bunko MAGAZINE, out April 9th, has revealed plans for Isuna Hasekura and Jū Ayakura's economics informed fantasy series Spice and Wolf's 10th anniversary. It starts with the "Spring Log" chapter, a Law...

Siliconera Jenni
Crunchyroll Guest

It's another big day here at Crunchyoll filled with big brawny new announcements, including the first title of the day: BIG ORDER, based on the manga by Sakae Esuno of Future Diary fame. BIG ORDER is set to begin streaming staring Friday, April 15...

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

New video shows that North Korea is possibly in possession of the Action Movie FX app, arguably the most devastating weapon simulation app known to man. The video released last Monday by DPRK Today on YouTube shows several South Korean landmarks u...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The first theatrical trailer has been released for Makoto Shinkai's (5 Centimeters Per Second, The Garden of Words) upcoming Kimi no Na wa. (your name. ) anime film and has revealed that the film will open in Japanese theatres on August 26.

IGN Eric Van Allen

Share. We can finally anime-Netflix and chill. By Eric Van Allen Netflix has obtained the exclusive streaming rights to upcoming anime Kuromukuro. The streaming service will offer a high-definition stream of the new show from P.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Crunchyroll previously reported on how Scared Rider Xechs - an otome game published for the PS2, PS Portable, and PS Vita - is being adapted into a TV anime. Now the first preview video for the series is available online: Scared Rider Xechs is dir...

AFA Channel! freakpool

After the success of the second Locodol OVA, which was released late December of last year, the Nagarekawa Girls are back for a third OVA. This time the girls are trying to make a PV or Promotional Video for their town in an unaired episode titled...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

Ever since I watched the original Gun Caliber film, its sequel became one of the tokusatsu projects that I'm looking forward to the most. Part of it had to do with the way how the Main Hero Soma's development from a washed-up hero who drowns in hi...

Adam Wingard's 'Death Note' Starring Nat Wolff Moving to Netflix Adam Wingard's Death Note is on its way to Netflix, according to sources. Nat Wolff ("Paper Towns") and Margaret Qualley ("The Leftovers") are set to star, and Netflix also intends t...


On April 27, Nishino Kana will release her new single, "Anata no Suki na Tokoro. " She recently released the music video for the song. In the clip, Kana plays with a deck of playing cards with different phrases written on them.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 6, 2016 . 11:00am Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butoden was released on the Nintendo 3DS in both North America and Europe back in October 2015. When it did, the 2D fighter was missing a three modes.

AFA Channel! freakpool
The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

A new alliance is about to be born! Creative Staff: Story: Phil Hester Art: Brent Peeples Colors: Morgan Hickman What They Say: Turok, Dinosaur Hunter. Magnus, Robot Fighter. Solar, Man of the Atom. The Mighty Samson.

On February 27th, 2016, Morning Musume。'16 performed their first solo concert of the year as the main guest of Anime Matsuri in Houston, Texas. It's been approximately a year and a half since their last concert in the United States, and fans were ...

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

Kunio Inoue is the top boss of the Kobe Yamaguchi-gumi, a gang now designated as a boryokudan, or 'violent organization' TOKYO (TR) - The National Public Safety Commission confirmed on Thursday that a recently formed organized crime group would be...

Featured Posts Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu - 13 So we reach the finale of the first season of Rakugo and against all odds we have a second season to look forward to. The last episode of this season capped off the end of Yakumo's tale and returns...

What seems to be a junior high school English textbook turn into a phenomenal, when Japanese social media took to Twitter to express their love for a super cute fictional English teacher "Ellen Baker" in the textbook.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Comic Earthstar's official YouTube channel today posted a 15-second CM for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of the Usakame comedy manga series, introducing its OP theme song "Hashire! Usakame Koukou Tennis-bu!

tokyohive ustar

Oricon has revealed its weekly ranking for March 28 to April 3. Take a look at the results below the cut! SEE ALSO: Oricon Weekly Charts for 3/21 ~ 3/27 [Single Weekly Ranking] 1. "Chicken LINE" - SKE48 : 3/30 (257,095)2.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Browser game Kingdom Hearts χ is ending service in Japan in early September of this year. Brian Ashcraft 9 minutes ago Filed to: kingdom hearts square enix kotakueast japan Edit Invite manually Promote DismissUndismiss Hide Share to Kinja Go to pe...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With the first two cour for the series having gotten distribution through Hulu, it was no surprise to see that they'd be back for the third installment as well. That's now landed and fans can check out Sailor Moon Crystal: Death Busters with the f...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

If you ever wanted to see Vocaloid superstar Hatsune Miku hit the beach with the ladies of Dead or Alive Xtreme 3, this is about as close as you're gonna get. A collaborative wallpaper with Miku and Marie Rose went up on the official website after...

Otakusiesta otakusiesta

SNK Playmore's newest trailer for The King of Fighters XIV confirms new fighter Kukri, a mysterious combatant enshrouded in mystery, and Mui Mui, a kung fu expert originated from a SNK's pachislot series.

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