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March 10, 2013, 12:30 AM
March 10, 2013, 12:30 AM

Much to the dismay of the many fans of risque undead slaying, Daisuke Satō and Shōji Satō's Highschool of the Dead manga has been on hiatus since January 2011. Back in February, the color editions promised that the series is coming back, and now, ...

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Toei has just released a new series of high-res images from March 30th’s Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods featuring the Z Warriors squaring off against the God of Destruction in the upcoming anime movie.   The post Latest “Dragon Ball Z Battle of God...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Studio Ghibli still uses traditional animation techniques. You know, hand-drawn. And while it did loan out Totoro—well, a plush toy version—from My Neighbor Totoro to Pixar's computer boffins for Toy Story 3, don't look to Studio Ghibli to go all ...

Media Blasters CEO John Sirabella posted a message on Friday on Media Blasters' official website regarding the state of many of its licenses. Sirabella confirmed in the post that Media Blasters no longer has the rights to the Bakuman.

    INTERNET. Co. Ltd. hosted VOCALOID 3 Megupoid English release event at NEW PEOPLE in San Francisco, CA on March 3. The free event gathered many Vocaloid fans who received a free demo of Megpoid English.

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2ch posted some spoilers coming from the recently released Kamen Rider Kiva and Kamen Rider Blade novels. These novels were released last March 8th. The Kamen Rider Kiva is a reimagining of the original TV series and is written by Toshiki Inoue an...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

The Pokémon anime debuted on Japanese television what seems like ages ago. The year 1996 is a distant memory. But last night, it came flooding back. As previously mentioned, Ash's Charizard is returning to the Pokémon animated series as a regular ...

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Most Anticipated Spring 2013 Anime by Biglobe Poll Most Anticipated Spring 2013 Anime by Biglobe Poll 15 minutes ago kureka On Thursday, the Japanese Internet service provider BIGLOBE posted the results of its official survey17 Recommended Anime T...

Bōkyō no Gingakan Kūkan to open on April 13 Film distributor Shochiku began streaming a promotional video for the Space Battleship Yamato 2199 television anime series and film project's fifth film on Friday.

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If you’re a Hatsune Miku fan currently on a vacation in Japan, I’d bet you ordered Domino’s Pizza via the newly released iTunes app. Want more of the popular virtual diva from this era’s cutting-edge technology?

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As reported previously, popular idol group AKB48 has created another charity song for the 2011 Tohoku earthquake titled “Tenohira ga Kataru Koto“, and it is now available for free download through the special site of their reconstruction support p...

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[NEWS] 36th Japanese Academy Award – Wolf Children Wins Best animated work! 0 Posted by tueac - March 9, 2013 - Entertainment, News The winner of the 36th Japanese Academy Award, Best Animate Work goes to Director Mamoru Hoseda’s Wolf Children – R...

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The European Union is now considering banning all pornography as it is an “infringement of the human rights” of women and “promotes gender stereotypes. ” The proposal, readable in full on the European Parliament’s website, explains that porn and “...

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The official website for this year's crossover film, “Kamen Rider × Super Sentai × Space Sheriff: Super Hero Taisen Z” had been updated and relaunched, featuring additional images and a new background, similar to the poster revealed the other day.

FujiTV announced recently that it will ban singers from lip-synching in its music programs i. e. MUSIC FAIR, Bokura no Ongaku and Doumoto Kyoudai. The news was first made known when Kikuchi Shin, the producer of these music programs, mentioned on ...

Yūki Furukawa, Honoka Miki to star in new adaptation of Kaoru Tada's classic shōjo manga Kaoru Tada's classic unfinished shōjo manga Itazura Na Kiss is getting a new television drama adaptation starting on March 29.

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Here’s A Good Look At How Uchiha Madara Plays In Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 By Ishaan . March 8, 2013 . 11:00am Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 released in North America this past Tuesday and in Europe today.

Recently we did a quick rundown of all the DLC coming for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, from the PlayStation 3-exclusive VR missions to playable Wolf missions. Platinum Games is showing off the first two releases—the 30 PS3 VR Missions and the o...

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Ayana Taketatsu is well known for her voice acting roles (Kirino from OreImo, Azusa from K-ON! ), but she has been making her name known in the music world, as well. One year after her solo debut, she is coming out with her first album.

Saturday, March 9, 2013 Timeline and Tokyo Hi All! We’ve been improving our site for the past three months. Improvements that you might not see at once and improvements that are obvious. 1. Improved scoring algorithm and clustering.

AKB48 General Manager Takahashi Minami will release her solo debut single [Jane Doe] on 3rd April 2013 via Universal Music. The title track is the theme song to the drama Saki. It will be released in three CD+DVD types and a CD only theatre edition.

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Sega Asks for Fan Support for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F in the West Sega Asks for Fan Support for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F in the West 14 hours ago kureka The official Facebook page for SegaSega Seeks to Block Inazuma Eleven Game Sales by S...

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“Grisaia no Kajitsu” – Bishoujo Game to Anime Adaptation Posted by pKjd on Mar 7, 2013 @ 11:31 pm 7 Mar According to the April issue of Comptiq magazine, an anime adaptation of Front Wing’s bishoujo PC game, 「Grisaia no Kajitsu ~Le Fruit de La Gri...

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Fairy Tail manga creator Hiro Mashima in a recent issue of Weekly Shonen magazine that the Fairy Tail anime is not over yet. I quote, "it's actually not over yet. I can't say more than this, but I hope you watch the rerun starting in April and wai...

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As of Monday next week, two years will have passed since Northestern Japan was devastated by the powerful earthquake and resulting tsunami that ripped through dozens of coastal towns and villages. The country, particularly Fukushima Prefecture, is...

The website for the television anime adaptation of Wataru Watari's Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Come wa Machigatteiru. (My youth romantic comedy is wrong as I expected. ) light novel series began streaming its first promotional video on Friday.

The official website for the Hidamari Sketch × Honeycomb anime began streaming a promotional video for the episode of Sae and Hiro's graduation. The episode was announced at the "Chō Hidamatsuri in Nippon Budōkan" event on Sunday.

Readers will be sad to hear that manga industry pioneer Toren Smith passed away on Tuesday March 5th 2013. We could write an obituary about the man who brought manga to the English speaking world, but we don't have the words.

Japanator Hiroko Yamamura

We've seen some really interesting themed cafes come and go in Japan. There's of course the maid cafes, a Gundam cafe, even an AKB48 cafe. Now we have a pop up David Bowie cafe! Very cool. For a limited time, The Pub Cardinal, a cafe located withi...

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