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May 23, 2016, 10:30 PM
May 23, 2016, 10:30 PM

In a statement to police, Tomohiro Iwazaki, the man who confessed to stabbing 20 year old Mayu Tomita said, "I sent her presents, but I felt indignant when they were returned. I asked her on the spot what the problem was, but when she gave me vagu...

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With lanterns, cocktails and one thousand unusual goldfish, this is the coolest place to hang out in your yukata this summer. Tokyo Skytree's Sumida Aquarium will be unveiling the biggest display of goldfish in the country this summer, with a spec...


As previously reported, Arashi released a double A-side single "I seek/ Daylight" last May 18. The two songs are currently used as theme songs for dramas starring Satoshi Ohno (Sekaiichi Muzukashii Koi) and Jun Matsumoto (99.

I've never felt like learning about old art or European art history. I know Vincent Van Gogh is an important post-impressionist painter who cut off his ear and gave it to a prostitute. But I've never actively sought out his art or set it as a phon...

The UK Anime Network has been serving anime fans in the UK since 1996, and we're chock full of reviews, news, articles and competitions :) Enter our latest competition Universal Pictures are entering the UK anime market, and they've given us a cop...

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With the premiere of Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin III: Dawn of Rebellion, it was announced that the origins arc for Char and Sayla will be concluding in part IV, which is titled Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin IV: Unmei no Zenya (The Fateful Eve).

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Koki Tanaka's band INKT revealed in a blog post that they'll be heading over to France have their very first concert held in Europe! The concert came in fruition thanks to a collaboration with the France based company "Asia Entertainment", who hel...

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Kyoto Animation's Sound! Euphonium TV anime has inspired plenty of people back in Japan to take up playing musical instruments, so it would only be fitting that Yamaha, one of the world's most foremost instrument makers, team up with the anime.

Press Notes and Materials for Upcoming Anime Film Source: Toei Co. , Ltd. Official Site: onepiece-film2016. com (Japan) A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE Executive producer Eiichiro Oda presents the ultimate entertainment epic!

Studio Ghibli have given the masses a glimpse at its next upcoming animated film "The Red Turtle", (their first project since Mizaki's supposed departure), generating mixed reactions in the process and causing more excitable fans to believe that t...

Again this week Mayoiga succeed at bringing a big screw-you to us audience. The cliffhanger last week is quickly revealed, and we come to learn that Masaki is not a ghost, nor is she a witch, but simply that.

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The official Love Live! website has revealed the exact premiere date for the upcoming Love Live! Sunshine TV anime, and it will be on July 2, 2016 at 10:30 p. m. via Tokyo MX. It was also revealed that the anime will also be streamed officially st...

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Kenneth Shinzato OKINAWA (TR) - Okinawa Prefectural Police said on Friday that a male U. S. civilian employee at Kadena Air Base has admitted to the rape and killing of a 20-year-old woman from Uruma City whose body was found on Thursday, reports ...

'スタートライン、爆豪の。' (Sutaato Rain, Bakugou no) "Bakugo's Start Line" There's more to Katsuki than meets the eye. Seeing The Others Fight, Just A Little I admit to being disappointed that we didn't get to see more of the others fight, save for the one, ...

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Kyoto Animation (Hyouka, Hibike! Euphonium) have announced a new project to celebrate the birthdays of the characters from the anime adaptation of Ayano Takeda and Nikki Asada's Hibike! Euphonium (Sound!

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Sekai Project mostly known for their visual novel translations and localization, announced two new titles at this weekend's Anime Central, from Chloro comes visual novel 2236 A. D. , and from Broken Desk, the side-scrolling action game, MAGICAL×SP...

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It was reported that a 20-year-old idol Tomita Mayu who is also a third year college student, was stabbed in the neck, chest, arms and back more than 20 times by her fan on May 21 at around 5:05 p. m. Though she was taken to the hospital, she is i...

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NEWS SCANDAL member MAMI has been hospitalized due to poor physical condition. She will need at least a week of recovery time. SCANDAL have postponed their May 19th and 20th concerts at Osaka's Namba Hatch because of this turn of events.

'嵐でピンチ! ' (Arashi de Pinchi! ) "In a Stormy Pinch! " Hai-Furi continues to be unable to maintain seriousness for more than half an episode, so per the familiar formula this week we need to goof off for around five minutes before we get to the juic...

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At this weeked's Anime Central convention, visual novel localizer/distributors MangaGamers announced that the next installment of murder mystery Higurashi, specifically third chapter,Tatarigoroshi, will be out on June 24th on their site and Steam.

Final Fantasy XV has taken a break from showing off its controversial battle system to instead revel in its many astoundingly lush landscapes, an aspect of the game that even the most harsh critics can hopefully lust after a bit.

Great news, Singapore! Pokemon Café is coming to a big shopping mall, BugisJunction in Singapore on May 27th. Pokemon Café was held temporary by PARCO and THEGUESTcafe&diner in four major cities of Japan in January to March last year and it was a ...

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