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The Hina Matsuri [雛祭り] is a festival that takes place on the 3rd of March to wish the healthy and prosperous growth of young girls. During this time, ornamental dolls called Hina Ningyo [雛人形] are displayed on tiered steps which is covered in red c...

NICO Touches the Walls To Sing New "Naruto Shippuden" Opening Theme Song tv-movies posted by Aysohmay 2 hours ago   ·   2 comments NICO Touches the Walls' new song "Niwaka Ame ni mo Makezu" will be used as the 13th opening theme song for the TV To...

The "Chō Hidamatsuri in Nippon Budōkan" event announced on Sunday that production on a new anime in the Hidamari Sketch franchise has been green-lit. The new anime will center on the graduation of the characters Sae and Hiro.

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After the first start of airing on October 2009 on Japan’s TV Tokyo television station, Kodansha’s TV Magazine has revealed that the Fairy Tail television anime will end on March 30. This comes as shocking to a lot of fans, but Mashima has posted ...

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Update from Mika-Tan’s blog and this little girl is the same one we saw in the recently concluded WonFest 2013! Presenting Nendoroid Chariot with Mary from the Black Rock Shooter TV Animation by GoodSmile Co.

Sankaku Complex Artefact

An effort to cosplay Hatsune Miku in line with Islamic strictures which surfaced at a recent Indonesian event has been attracting much praise, both for its cleverness and its cuteness. The event in question, CLAS:H 2013, also saw plenty of other J...

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SCANDAL finally fulfilled their dream to perform at the Osaka-Jo Hall on the 3rd day of the 3rd month of 2013. The concert is filled to the brim with 10,000 concert goers, undergoing more then 2 hours of impressive and emotional performance from t...

The April issue of Nikkei Entertainment! magazine reported on Monday that Gekijō-ban Mahō Shōjo Madoka Magica Shinpen: Hangyaku no Monogatari (Puella Magi Madoka Magica New Feature: Rebellion), the third Puella Magi Madoka Magica film, will open i...

JEFusion GekiDan

In accordance to the upcoming release of S. H. FiguArts DekaYellow and DekaPink this May, Bandai Tamashii Nations launches a mobile phone wallpaper campaign for both smartphones and other compatible phones.

2nd PSP game to ship on March 20 with new story about daily lives of 8 heroes Japanese developer D3 Publisher began streaming the second promotional video for its Tiger & Bunny: Hero's Day adventure game for the PSP on Monday.

Tis March the 3rd which means that its not only a festive day in Japan called Hina Matsuri, but its also the birthday of our Mirai Suenaga! Folks out there who know Mirai well will know how old she is this year - I guess the number of candles give...

The anime studio Gonzo is producing a television anime adaptation of the Gree mobile social game Zettai Bōei Leviathan (Absolute Defense Leviathan) for an April 6 premiere. The game is a role-playing game set on Aquafall, a fantasy world abound wi...

Studio Trigger began streaming an extended 72-second trailer for Little Witch Academia, its entry in the Anime Mirai 2013 initiative, on Monday. Director/character designer/animation director Yoh Yoshinari (episode director for Panty & Stocking wi...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Diverse Japan posted more info and images from the upcoming Koichi Sakamoto directed flick staring Nao Nagasawa (Ninpu Sentai Hurricaneger) and Ayumi Kinoshita (Special Police Dekaranger) called "Travelers: Dimension Police".

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A new 15-second television advertisement for the latest Kamen Rider game for the PlayStation 3, Kamen Rider Battride War (仮面ライダー バトライド・ウォー) began streaming. So far, there's nothing new on this ad apart from a little gameplay scenes.

Michael Starcevic

By now my readers should know I love 3D art, especially really great pieces. Unfortunately many art sites have thousands of terrible 3D pictures. This artist found HERE is by far one of my favourite in the genre, checkout the profile if you like w...

Shiseido, one of the oldest cosmetic companies in the world and the largest in Japan, announced in Friday that it would no longer be selling animal-tested cosmetics. The decision was spurred by the European Union, which is about to finalize a ban ...

MEJIBRAY to Release New Mini Album in May single-release posted by Keia 2 hours ago   ·   2 comments MEJIBRAY will release their new mini-album “MESSIAH. bat” in May. The release date is set for May 1st and it comes in 3 types.

Japanese record company Pony Canyon has posted a short version promotional video for popular voice actress Suzuko Mimori's debut single "Aitaiyo. . . Aitaiyo! " (I want to meet you. . . I want to meet you!

Exhibit collects 300 items spanning manga and anime's history To celebrate the opening of the Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods film on March 30, an "Akira Toriyama: The World of Dragon Ball" exhibition will be held in the eighth floor hall of the Nih...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

AKB48 member Sayaka Nakaya announced in a recent AKB48 theater performance that she will be graduating from the idol group after the upcoming theater performance on March 6. The reason for her graduation is because she wants to pursue her dream to...

After recently designing JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Stands based on web browsers and convenience stores, fan artist K-Suwabe delivers the imaginary super powered alter egos of gaming consoles.       Also, after his recent gdgd Fairies x Black Lagoon...

AKB48 WrapUp Tommy Kono

A little while back, JKT48′s 1st album “Heavy Rotation” was released in Jakarta. Guess what it was like in Jakarta? Do you wanna know how much 48G franchise in Jakarta is loved by locals? How the large south east asian country embraced and adapted...

Siliconera Ishaan

Viz Media will be debuting three new Pokémon manga this year, from March through August, each one focusing on different aspects and characters of the Pokémon universe.   First up is Pokémon the Movie: Kyurem vs.

Siliconera Ishaan

d eigoMANGA have released the game via Amazon, Gamersgate, and CNET with updated visuals and gameplay features not in the original. Watch a trailer for it below:     Vanguard Princess has ten playable characters to choose from.

METANORN Tag Team

Sena waits for the arrival of Kobato-chan! Time for another trip with the exciting cast of Haganai this week! So last time we spent most our time talking about Kobato’s crazy birthday party and how everyone actually managed to buy her “normal” pre...

tokyohive Shiso

On March 2nd, Hello! Project announced the formation of three new units during the event “Forest For Rest ~SATOYAMA e Ikou~” held at Pacifico Yokohama. Tsuruno Takeshi, Hayashi Maya, Yaguchi Mari, Fujimoto Miki, and Hello!

Between Linux and Anime Jason "moofang"

So I’m almost desperate to revive this blog after two months of dead-dom ^^; I’d have liked to write something about the stuff in the current season, but I’m not watching a lot, and while I do like what I’m seeing of Tamako Market, I haven’t quite...

JEFusion GekiDan

Here's the full stream of Kamen Rider Wizard Episode 25: “Selection of Life”. Gremlin decides to show himself up in front of the wizards, and Shunpei was caught (again) between the battle! Gremlin and Weretiger keep Shunpei hostage and offer to fr...

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You may have never heard of the small PC game Yume Nikki, but you’ll soon have the chance to enjoy it in novel or manga form. Yume Nikki was first developed by the doujin (indie) game developer Kikiyama and released as a free game in 2004.

With Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 hitting XBox 360 and PlayStation 3 in North America and Europe this week, Namco Bandai has posted character gameplay previews featuring Naruto, Sasuke ,Nagato and Itachi from the game's roster of 80 pl...

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