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Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Tomorrow on April 16, a special Sailor Moon exhibition is opening in Tokyo. Today, a special preview was held, so let's have a look at what to expect. As previously mentioned, the exhibition will be held at the top of Mori Tower in Roppongi Hills.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Pokémon Company has been meeting with Hollywood studios to launch a big-screen, live-action version of Pocket Monsters. Sources tells The Hollywood Reporter that Legendary Entertainment could come out on to...

The new D. Gray-man anime, D. Gray-man Hallow, is set to premiere this July, with Yoshiharu Ashino (Tweeny Witches, Cross Ange) directing the TMS Entertainment production. Now we know who will be providing the ending theme, as well.

The Guardian Ben Child

Whitewash . . . critics on Twitter lamabast Hollywood for not casting an Asian actor for the role. Photograph: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP Scarlett Johansson has been plunged into a fresh Twitter storm over her casting in the Hollywood remake of cl...

RocketNews24 Scott Wilson

Not to mention the foreign language prerequisite: "You must speak fluent otaku/fujoshi. " When most people imagine a university class about anime and manga, they probably imagine a laid-back, easy way to snag some college credits.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

The series has 21 games, two TV anime series, and a couple of OVAs. So they are basically printing money for Bandai Namco! The next step for total saturation is live-action. Bandai Namco is set to produce a live-action series, titled The iDOLM@STE...

Miyu Tomita plays Leon's little brother in May 21 sequel to 1st Garo anime The official website for Garo: Divine Flame, the first Garo anime film, posted the third teaser trailer on Friday. The teaser will begin playing in Japanese theaters on Sat...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The international films and arts community today got their look at the line-up of France's high profile 2016 Cannes Film Festival. This 69th festival's Un Certain Regard (a grouping of 20 films from different cultures and filmmaking approaches) se...

Paramount bosses have been targeted for casting a white actress in an iconic Japanese role, and now the first image of Johansson in character has been released, the voice of Disney's Mulan has offered her thoughts on the controversy.

IBM Japan posted more in-game footage from its "Sword Art Online: The Beginning" virtual reality demonstration on Friday. Alpha test footage was revealed during March where 208 lucky fans were chosen to participate out of the 99,800 people who app...

tokyohive ustar

NMB48 & AKB48 member Watanabe Miyuki has announced her graduation from the groups. This announcement was made on April 13 during NMB48's performance at their theater. Watanabe, better known as 'Mirukii', has been a part of NMB48 since 2010.

PR Newswire UK Funimation Entertainment

The "My Hero Academia" anime series is based on the New York Times bestselling, super hero manga series of the same name, which currently sits at more than 3. 7 million copies in print worldwide since debuting in Shonen Jump less than 2 years ago.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 14, 2016 . 12:00pm Corpse Party is going multiplatform. In addition to finally pinning down an April 25, 2016 release date for the Windows PC port of the horror adventure game, XSEED Games has announced the Nintendo 3DS version of...

Siliconera Sato

Fencers are frontline attackers that specialize in speedy movements to dodge enemy attacks and use their sword to pull off consecutive attacks on their enemies. Additionally, they're able to pull off status ailment attacks to go with their other s...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The fall 2015 anime series A Chivalry of a Failed Knight is being released in Japan by Media Factory with its home video side and now the final piece have been added. The latest is that we've got the first look at the packaging for the sixth and f...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I really feel like going to Kyoto! ! I met with a friend from my university in Kyoto the other day and now I really want to go visit! ! Anyway, today I'm going to be taking a look at ORANGE ROUGE's late...

Siliconera Sato

GungHo Online Entertainment shared the latest trailer for their upcoming Nintendo 3DS puzzle RPG Puzzle & Dragons X via the CoroCoro Channel. Puzzle & Dragons X has the same puzzle system as we've seen in Puzzle & Dragons Z and the original mobile...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Kiri Wazawa's comedy web manga series Fukigen na Mononokean (The Morose Mononokean) today posted a 100-second PV introducing its two protagonists, Hanae Ashiya (CV: Yuki Kaji) and Haruit...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco revealed a teaser trailer for their upcoming Nintendo 3DS game by Ganbarion, Dragon Ball Fusions, a game that will let you fuse just about every character from the series. The theme of the game is "infinite possibilities" when it come...

Girl band SCANDAL has recently started their national tour "YELLOW", but in no time they have already announced their plans to visit Europe in September, posting the schedule for the titled "SCANDAL TOUR 2016 "YELLOW" IN EUROPE".

This is an RSS version of the original article. Please visit www. otakustudy. com for the full post. Following its time on the PlayStation 3, The Idolm@ster is finally bidding farewell to last generation consoles and moving onto the PlayStation 4.

'学校じゃネトゲはできないと思った?' (Gakkou ja Netoge wa Dekinai to Omotta? ) "I Thought We Couldn't Play Net Games at School? " Games and reality are separate, but not always, and definitely not if you're Ako. Hilarious chaos ensues!

OtakuDX Paris365

San Francisco, CA, April 13, 2016 - VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, offers something very special for pop culture, pop art and manga fans as it proudly announces the ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

HOUSTON, APRIL 14, 2016 - Sentai Filmworks is proud to announce its latest acquisition, Hakuoki ~ Demon of the Fleeting Blossom: Warrior Spirit of the Blue Sky. As the second feature film based on the successful game and anime series, this title c...

Siliconera Sato

Eve: Burst Error R, the PlayStation Vita and PC remake of YU-NO creator's classic visual novel is releasing on April 28, and publisher El Dia shared the game's latest trailer. The upcoming PlayStation Vita and PC remake uses the original game as a...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

In what's hopefully a trend, rather than burying/blocking their openings on YouTube, a number of spring anime series have, by popular demand, posted non-credit versions. This includes My Hero Academia with Porno Graffitti's "The Day," Haven't You ...

Project JeForceX JeForceX

Image: Cover Picture of the feature article for Mascot Character (F) - Jerraine Harukawa. Jerraine Harukawa (ジャレイン春川) is the official (and feminine) mascot character of the Project JeForceX brand. Being deeply inspired by the beauty of the Culture...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Pied Piper's moving of the Skip Beat! crowdfunding project to Kickstarter is certainly playing out to be a good move here. While I was fairly certain that the project would meet its funding goals to get produced, I was less certain as we moved int...

The 12th teaser trailer for King of Fighters XIV has focused solely on the beautiful Mai and the muscular Banderas (a newcomer), with one generating more attention than the other and sure to have even hardcore fans sick of the copious amount of tr...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of Chiyomaru Shikura and pako's Occultic;Nine light novel series has announced that the series will be receiving a TV anime adaptation. The anime is currently scheduled to air later this year.

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