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WOWJAPAN freakpool

Pokemon GO is currently the hottest smartphone game around, with players roaming around all over their local neighbourhood because they "Gotta Catch'em All. " During the Niantic Pokemon GO panel at the San Diego Comic Convention (Comic-Con/SDCC), ...

By: Alysha Tsuji | July 28, 2016 4:47 pm Follow @alyshatsuji Ever wonder what it'd be like if Jeremy Lin was the star player in Space Jam? YouTuber Ryan Higa has the answer. Higa posted a nearly seven-minute long short film that stars Lin in an an...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

The production committee released a statement citing, "a recognizable difference between the show's planned quality and the current quality. " Since it is difficult to cancel an airing show, the production committee is going to pull the show after...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The Japan Animator Expo showcase of shorts from Dwango and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara, has announced plans to return for a new short, to screen theatrically for one week starting October 15 at Tokyo's Shinjuku Wald 9 and Osaka'...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Another game revealed during the Level-5 Vision 2016 event was Lady Layton, which is like Professor Layton, except: The full title is Lady Layton: The Conspiracy of King Millionaire Ariadne, and it stars none other than Professor Layton's daughter...

oprainfall Tyler Trosper

Sentai Filmworks and Ripple Junction have joined forces. It follows Ripple Junction's successful rollout of Sentai fan-favorite styles for Is it Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? , Akame ga Kill!

Siliconera Sato

During Level-5 Vision 2016 the company announced Lady Layton, an upcoming puzzle adventure for Nintendo 3DS, Android, and iPhone. The trailer showed some of its gameplay along with a look at a variety of characters, including the protagonist who t...

SGCafe spartanchef

Weekly Shounen Jump! Issue #35 has revealed that the upcoming Issue #36/37, which is a double issue, will have two of the magazine's most popular manga ending. Yes, we finally know when both Tite Kubo's Bleach and Naoshi Komi's Nisekoi, which have...

Polygon Owen S. Good

Nearly 20 years after recording the original theme for the Pokémon anime, Jason Paige returned to the studio for this video and another crack at 90s kids' most beloved anthem. And he pretty much nailed it.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco shared their second DLC catalog video for their upcoming RPG Tales of Berseria. The video shows us additional costumes, Geoboards, and hairstyles for our heroes. The video starts out with a look at a set of Geoboards, followed by the ...

Pokémon Go is in the news - everywhere. As an assistant elementary school English language teacher, I'm used to surprising my Japanese students, but one sentence never fails to make their eyes go wide with horror: "When I was your age, there were ...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

In a quick look at this year's 35th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump, it was revealed that magazine has announced that two of its popular running manga series will be ending in its next issue: Naoshi Komi's Nisekoi and Tite Kubo's Bleach.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco has provided the latest on their upcoming PS Vita flight action shooter Macross Delta Scramble with a look at its fighters and the idols that will provide support during dogfights. The Main Missions will put you in scenarios from the ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

A new visual has been published for the winter 2017 anime adaptation of Reborn! author (and Psycho-Pass original character designer) Akira Amano's ēlDLIVE. Studio Pierrot will be producing the TV anime based on the Jump+ series about a boy who lea...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

One of Japan's most famous gamers tops all other performances we've ever seen by marching and drumming up a storm, clearing the song without looking at the screen. If we could choose any arcade game to watch players perfect in Japan, we'd pull up ...

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The tickets for BAND-MAID "Brand New MAID" Release Tour World Series Europe dates will be available tomorrow, Friday July 29th 2016 at 10:00 AM CEST. Check below to see where to get yours, and make sure to get yours before the shows get sold out!

The Fandom Post Richard Gutierrez

Sometimes when you win something . . . it is too good to be true. Creative Staff: Writer: Dave Franchini Artwork: Butch Mapa Colours: Michael Bartolo Letters: Fabio Amelia What They Say: Just in time for summer comes the Grimm Fairy Tales 2016 Swi...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The LONG rollout of team cast for the fall TV anime adaptation Shiori Amase's distinctive-looking high school rugby manga ALL OUT! ! is finally complete. So, it's now time for a preview! Kenichi Shimizu (Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punish...

Canton's Palace Theatre will host an Anime Weekend with five feature films Friday through Sunday. Admission is $6 per movie, $18 per day Saturday and Sunday, and $40 for the entire weekend, including an after-party onstage.

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Throughout the centuries, pet cats and pet goldfish often don't go well together as the latter often ends up inside the belly of the former. This seems to be a similar case with Pokemon GO, as a player finds a goldfish Pokemon known as Goldeen, an...

A serial stabbing at a care center for the disabled in Sagamihara has left 19 dead (9 women and 10 men aged between 18 and 70) and 26 grievously wounded, a horrific event that the murderer himself has described as his attempt to "rid this world of...

Siliconera Sato

NIS America announced today that they're bringing the RPG visual novel hybrid game by Syupro-DX, called The Longest Five Minutes, to the West in 2017 for PlayStation Vita and PC via Steam. To give you a summary on what The Longest Five Minutes is ...

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

'集いへの誘い~簡単に言うとモテたい~' (Tsudoi e no Sasoi: Kantan ni Iu to Motetai ) "An Invite to a Meeting ~Simply Put, I Just Want to Be Popular~" You want anime? I got your anime right here. This was the first episode of Mob Psycho 100 that I truly came into co...

Naruto Shippuden"" itemprop="contentUrl representativeOfPage" width="660" height="375" tw="1200" th="682" /> "Naruto Shippuden"Facebook/Naruto After irritating fans with multiple filler arcs and distractions from the ninja war, "Naruto Shippuden" ...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Test your knowledge of Japanese trends by spotting the "buzz points" in this action-packed commercial. "Chikin Ramen", from Nissin Foods, was the first brand of instant noodles to ever appear on the market, created by the inventor of instant ramen...

This season hasn't entirely jettisoned the fluffy antics or the humorous moments, as I had feared. Those elements are an integral part of the Prisma Illya formula. Yet not all is the same, even when Tanaka-san is tromping around in her underwear o...

oprainfall Steve Baltimore

Yesterday, we discovered that Nep-Nep Connect: Chaos Chanpuru was going to be a F2P Card Battler for the PlayStation Vita. Today, Compile Heart has released a teaser trailer for the game. The trailer shows off various screens from the game and lot...

Everyone's surprised that "Pokemon Go" is getting people out from behind their screens and out of the house. But Japanese animated creations have a much longer tradition of sending people on real-world adventures, although in a very different way.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Even more rough and ready characters have have been announced for All Out! ! , an upcoming TV anime based on the rugby manga by Shiori Amase. The new cast members announced include: Daiki Hamano as Hirokuni Kasuga.

Ani-Nouto Author

According to the notice posted to regalia-anime. jp, it's cancelled after 4 episodes (h/t sage). Or at least that's how I read "第4話をもって、放送をいったん終了とさせて頂きます。" I don't recall a debacle like that recently. Even when Yamakan was booted from directing Lu...

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