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We're happy to say that details on the locations, menu and merchandise for the Kirby Café have now been released! We previously reported that a first-ever Kirby Café was going to open in Japan sometime in August, and although details were scant at...

Racked Lilian Min

I've arrived here in my own humble costume (an homage to Adventure Time's Princess Bubblegum and her relationship with the character Marceline) to take in the sights and sounds of Anime Expo, the "largest anime and manga convention in North America.

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The fourth and final Rebuild of Evangelion movie, Evangelion: 3. 0+1. 0, was announced in 2012, and halfway through 2016, the movie is still delayed leaving many fans fustrated. However, during a press conference for Godzilla: Resurgence, Evangeli...

FLOWER MOUND, Texas, July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Funimation Entertainment, the go-to studio for extraordinary anime, raised the bar once again with the release of FunimationNow for the Amazon Fire TV, an anime streaming service app designed spec...

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The ever-lovable virtual diva, Hatsune Miku, is back with a brand new album titled "Magical Mirai 2016 Official Album. " Featuring 10 new tracks from various Vocaloid artistes, the official Hatsune Miku YouTube channel has started streaming a bran...

Siliconera Sato

Toukiden 2 is releasing in Japan next week for PS4, PS3, and PS Vita, and Koei Tecmo revealed the game's opening movie featuring an intense fight against a giant Oni. Additionally, Koei Tecmo also released the demo for Toukiden 2 in Japan which is...

Idol Renaissance put on brave faces as the sky falls around them in the MV for their 4th single on T-Palette Records "Kimi no Shiranai Monogatari" (release date: July 26)! Contributor Wanted! ! In their first single since the addition of new membe...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

While Pokémon Go isn't yet out in Japan, the country's bureaucrats are already warning people about necessary safety precautions. As reported by The Japan Times, where I am a columnist, the National Center of Incident Readiness and Strategy for Cy...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Compile Heart, the makers of such video game series as Fairy Fencer F and Hyperdimension Neptunia, are teasing the announcement of a new game with a countdown website featuring mysterious imagery. The teaser website is visible here.

Siliconera Asma Malik

By Asma Malik . July 21, 2016 . 7:30pm A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV is a side-scrolling, action brawler in the same vein as classics like Double Dragon or Streets of Rage. The game is also a GameStop exclusive pre-order bonus, and Square Enix h...

METANORN Highway

Jul22 Hayuru gets embarrassed well I think we've got a show here that maybe just lines up super good with my expectations and biases. Yurishia's all about the sneaky date I'm going to give Masou Gakuen credit here for something odd, and that's not...

Toei Animation opened a website for its upcoming Tiger Mask television anime on Friday, revealing the anime's title as Tiger Mask W (pronounced "Double"). The company began streaming a promotional video, showing the two Tiger Mask characters in th...

The bashful Miyu Edelfelt of Fate/stay night spin-off Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya has obtained a beastly new figure from Broccoli, as the girl nervously dons some adorable accessories that almost anyone will probably consider to be the epitome ...

Siliconera Casey

Legendary Entertainment has just recently closed a deal to film rights for Pokémon, and both it and The Pokémon Company have announced that the first movie in the deal will feature Detective Pikachu. The live-action film will be based on the Ninte...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

BABYMETAL is currently touring the US and they have been making a name for themselves in the American Heavy metal scene. The Japanese idol trio may have gotten a few haters, but Heavy Metal legends like Rob Zombie himself have defended them.

I was impressed with how they balanced the Gil-kun vs Angelica battle. With the same skillset, it seems like it should have been a rout either way-either to Gil-kun, because he was the real one, or to Angelica, because she had more of the armory.

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What You Need to Know: The official Twitter for Hatsukoi Monster has revealed that the series will be getting a live action stage play. The currently-in-serialistion manga by Akira Hiyoshimaru also has a short anime adaptation which is currently a...

'お前とサッカーするのはめちゃくちゃ楽しぜバカ野郎' (Omae to Soccer Suru no wa Mechakucha Tanoshi ze Baka Yarou) "Playing Soccer with You is Super Fun, You Idiot" Tsukamoto is awesome. We get it. While still an immensely entertaining episode, this week's DAYS attempts to ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks has their November release plans set and it's one that's filled with new titles but is also one that feels just a bit light. The big release for many is the collector's edition release of the second season of Knights of Sidonia, w...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The winter 2016 series from Kyoto Animation with Myriad Colors Phantom World has finished its broadcast run and it was revealed recently that the final volume of the series will include an unaired episode being made exclusively for it.

WOWJAPAN freakpool

During a special One Piece event by Glico in Osaka's Tsuuenkaku Tower, they unveiled a special Golden Chopper Statue to celebrate the release of the latest One Piece movie, One Piece Film Gold. The statue is actually a Biliken, a golden statue tha...

NYOOOZ NYOOOZ

With the recent entry of the gaming app Pokemon Go , the series has now earned itself a cult status in the world. The farther I walk, the more powerful Pokemon gets. "My friends and I are heading for Mumbai today to participate in a grand Pokewalk...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

"UMARU THE BEST," the character song best album from the Himouto! Umaru-chan TV anime is set to be released in Japan on August 17. A preview for the newly recorded song for the album, "Paradise★Syndrome!

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Last year's hit Japanese pop culture Go Torch characters are returning to San Francisco's J-Pop Summit this weekend to bring more laughter and unique Japanese culture to the 3-day event, July 22-24. The Go Torch (or "Yuru-Kyara") mascots represent...

WTLV TEGNA

For a country with an immense impact on American pop culture (videogames, electronics, animation, monster movies), Japan has had almost zero success in exporting pop music to the USA. The average listener is probably more familiar with artists fro...

Cy Musiker

http://www. kqed. org/. stream/anon/radio/thedolist/2016/07/TDL20160722. mp3 July 22, Aug. 12 & 13: Though she's not as big as the fictional Harry Potter, Grace Potter deserves some of the same mania the boy wizard gets for the way she and her ban...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website of the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Nodoka Shinomaru's slice-of-life fantasy manga Udon no Kuni no Kin-iro Kemari (Golden Kemari in the Udon Country) has added three supporting characters to its main visual and also announc...

Kyokutei Bakin's epic novel series Hakkenden has found itself at the centre of inspiration for a number of anime productions in recent years, and 2016 in particular has seen a couple of such productions reach the UK.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The anime adaptation of the Magical Girl Raising Project has some new details that have arrived with a site refresh that includes a new key visual that you can see to the right. With a planned October 2016 debut, the second promotional video has a...

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