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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...

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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 ...

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...

Jalopnik Urambo Tauro

Imagine a future full of electric cars where everyone's a passenger. Where traffic is not only managed but controlled by a digital network. Where on-demand ride-sharing services have become the norm, and the only human drivers are emergency crews ...

I'm not a big fan of love stories, but love is one of the most useful frames for a character study. Through examining the way characters navigate their love life, we gain an understanding of who they are and what they value in life.

ARAMA! JAPAN Kristin

On June 29, it has been revealed that Shiori Kutsuna will play the heroine in the movie "Kiseki -Ano hi no Sobito-" (to be released spring 2017), a story based on the creation of 4-member band GReeeeN's 2008 hit song "Kiseki".

Milkcananime theapropos

I woke up to a great piece of news. Apparently there will finally be a new FFVII game in 2017. And it is not an app. Is this finally what every FF fan has been waiting for? Thus ends the good part. Do not read on if you do not want to get angry.

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.

The 2nd film in the planned Kizumonogatari trilogy has obtained another enticing trailer, showcasing more of the bloody battles that will occur along with the franchise's wondrous women - hopefully to make for another compelling entry into the lon...

Arashi are back with their dome tour again this year. The group's upcoming tour, titled "ARASHI LIVE TOUR 2016-2017," is scheduled to kick off in November. This time, the boys will be performing at 5 major dome venues, which include Sapporo Dome, ...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

A new trailer for ClassicaLoid, an upcoming TV anime comedy with a musical twist, is now available online. The preview showcases the setting and characters for the series, as well as Beethoven's apparent obsession with innovative ways of cooking g...

Special One-Night Fathom Events Screening and Multi-City Theatrical Release Planned Nationwide Source: Source: ELEVEN ARTS press release Official Site: digimon-adventure. net (Japan) Special Thanks to Emma Griffiths Leading Los Angeles based Film ...

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...

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...

So widely controversial has the spectacularly disastrous new Ghostbusters movie become that even the Japanese have taken an interest in it, with this new music video fortunately focusing on celebrating the franchise rather than lambasting it for t...

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...

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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

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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!

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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,...

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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 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 first inevitable wave of DLC that will grace Tales of Berseria has gotten a PV to help build anticipation, boasting an apparent pirate theme as the RPG's characters can be seen donning a variety of stylish outfits and skimpy swimwear that will...

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...

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...

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...

Comics Alliance Tom Speelman

Since 2012, Viz Media has fought the omnipresence of poorly translated bootleg manga by offering weekly manga chapters published simultaneously with Japan in the digital Weekly Shonen Jump magazine. Now Viz has gone one step further in that cause ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Funimation has scheduled an August 9th, 2016 release for the complete Barakamon series where it'll have the full twelve episode run as a DVD/BD combo. With the dubbed trailer having arrived a few days ago, they've now revealed the main cast for th...

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