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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

After a twenty-five episode series back in 2011 that was pretty well received and sixteen volumes and counting of the manga from Kazue Kato, are we getting ready for a new series to land next year? With the seventeenth volume set to land on July 4...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Hark! Here's word of another new anime title coming to you shortly from Crunchyroll! Qualidea Code, a new cross-media franchise featuring animation by A-1 Pictures created by the three-member unit Speakeasy, consisting of three famous light novel ...

If you're not fully up on your Japanese drifting or manga culture the full press release from Toyota explaining the roots of this car can be found below. Even with just a passing knowledge of such things hopefully Initial D, and its association wi...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

After playing songs with bamboo instruments, band moves on to bamboo audio delivery that works with your smartphone. Japanese band Ajate is an interesting mix of avant-garde and traditional, performing unique, rhythmical music with instruments mad...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Producers for A Silent Voice are planning to accommodate fans who, like the series' female lead, can't hear. Manga creator Yoshitoki Oima's A Silent Voice, titled Koe no Katachi (literally "The Shape of Voice") in Japanese, begins with a new stude...

Figure Culture figure culture

To have an anime figure factory in Japan itself is indeed very rare. As you might have already known, most anime figures are made in China. Newbies often misunderstood that 'Made in China' means fake. That is not correct.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . June 29, 2016 . 9:00am A Final Fantasy game where you're attempting to make a profit is on the way. Final Fantasy VII Monopoly is coming. Rather than save the world by battling baddies and making noble sacrifices, like Cloud or Aerith, ...

It has been announced that Nogizaka46's second photo book (title TBA) will be released on August 5th. In addition, the special "Owatashi-kai" will be held, which means you can receive the photo book from the members personally!

A revamped SUPER☆GiRLS hoist anchor on the MV for "Love Summer! ! ! " (release date: August 31)! Contributor Wanted! ! Just when you thought 2016 was going to be a year without a SUPER☆GiRLS summer single, "Love Summer!

The Advocate Kyle Knight June 29 2016 6:22 AM EDT

When I interviewed Akemi, an 18-year-old transgender man, on Okinawa, Japan's southernmost island, the last place I expected the conversation to lead me was to a comic book store. "I was born and raised as a female.

Sakura Doujin Gao Shao

Otogi Nekomu is a famous cosplayer and model in Japan who likes manga and anime and aspires to be a mangaka one day. In addition to her 'J-Cup', she was once voted as the prettiest girl in Akihabara. Turning 20 years old this year, Otogi announced...

IGN Alex Osborn

Share. A special one-night screening on September 15 before a wider release. By Alex Osborn Digimon Adventure Tri is headed to theaters across the United States, as Toei Animation and Eleven Arts are teaming up to screen the first chapter of the s...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

New streaming anime announcement s continue to spiral out of Crunchyroll, and the latest of the bunch is Rewrite, 8-Bit studio's adaptation of the supernatural romance visual novel. Rewrite launches Sunday, July 10 at 10:00am PT for Crunchyroll me...

Thanks to a display in Okayama, Japan's Animate character goods shop, we now have confirmation for the second Kizumonogatari anime film's premiere date. The stand advertises the July 27 release of Kizumonogatari Part I: Tekketsu-hen, and also reve...

Breitbart AFP

Tokyo (AFP) - Feminists, look away! Fashion police in Japan want to 'empower' women by persuading them to wear high heels, insisting the country's historic 'kimono culture' has led to many women having poor posture.

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

After announcing back in February that the Ozmafia! ! game that has had both PC and PS Vita releases would be getting a short-form anime series this summer, it's been fairy quiet. So quiet, in fact, that we're only just now getting the first promo...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix stealth-released Adventures of Mana, the remake of Final Fantasy Adventure, in Europe yesterday, and the game has also been released in North America today. About Adventures of Mana: Originally released as Final Fantasy Adventure for t...

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Siliconera Sato

Square Enix shared today a look at new artwork showing characters and environment for I am Setsuna, along with some information on pre-order bonuses for the PS4 and PC versions of the game. Environment artwork: Character artwork: Aeterna Nidr Kir ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With an English dub premiere coming this Friday at Anime Expo (July 1st @ 7pm), Aniplex of English has shared a preview of the ERASED anime's localized audio. Featuring the voice talents of Ben Diskin (Satoru), Michelle Ruff (Young Satoru), Stepha...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Considering how popular the property is outside of Japan, it's still surprising - and a little frustrating - that Bandai and others don't take advantage of this more. Ahead of the July 2nd, 2016 debut of Love Live!

GameSpot GameSpot Staff

At first glance, the candy-colored world of Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE looks more like a artful mess than a coherent game. But as we've found, the mix of sensibilities and elements from Atlus' Shin Megami Tensei and Persona series with the weapons,...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

The heat is on this summer at Crunchyroll as The Highschool Life of a Fudanshi, based on the manga Fudanshi Koukou Seikatsu by Atami Michinoku about a heterosexual high school boy with a burning passion for boy's love manga, is set to begin stream...

The "Lone Wolf And Cub" property first emerged in 1970 as a comic book written by Koike Kazuo and illustrated by Goseki Kojima. Their stories were subsequently adapted as six feature movies starring Tomisaburo Wakayama, four stage plays and a TV s...

The official website of the anime adaptation of Yuuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's Shokugeki no Souma (Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma) manga has revealed that the upcoming second season will run for a total of 13 episodes.

Siliconera Sato

Gal*Gun: Double Peace is releasing in North America and Europe next month and publisher PQube released a new video showcasing more of its rail shooter about finding love or being forever alone. About Gal*Gun: Double Peace: When Hodai, the portrait...

Summer is in the air, and it's a time of change. Or at least it is for some people. You know what's not changing? Anime, and the previewing thereof. We've got some big-name shows returning with sequels, including the cooking battle mega-hit Shokug...

The Fandom Post Kate O'Neil

With Super Sailor Moon gone, the remaining Sailor Guardians must helplessly watch as Sailor Saturn brings an end to the world with her Silence Glaive. The Review Content: (please note that content portions of a review may contain spoilers) When al...

Animation Magazine Mercedes Milligan

VIZ Media will be doing its part to make Anime Expo 2016 a fun-filled fan experience when it takes place at the L. A. Convention Center July 1-4. Based out of Booth #2205, VIZ will present special guest appearances, panel discussions, autograph se...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Keiji Yamagishi is a video game composer with an impressive body of work, including Tecmo Bowl, Gitaroo Man, Ninja Gaiden, and more. According to a recent tweet, he's currently working on something related to the Ninja Gaiden series, with more new...

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