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September 1, 2016, 2:00 AM
September 1, 2016, 2:00 AM

posted on 31 August 2016 from STRATFOR -- this post authored by Reva Goujon Getting old can be a drag, for both people and nations. As people age, they tend to become less physically active. This leads to loss of muscle mass and the gain of fat, w...

Wa→Suta reveal the light and darkness lurking in their hearts with the MV for their first single "Kanzen Naru Idol" (release date: September 28)! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Contributor Wanted! !

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Aug29 http://metanorn. net/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/rezero-22-betelwhat. webm <Dramatic Chipmunk Prairie Dog Archbishop Music> OOO-EEE! This was certainly a return to the type of story and storytelling that I've loved the series for all along.

The season (or "cour," if you prefer) of anime that began in July is rapidly coming to an end, and ranking site Goo took the opportunity to ask its readers just what late-night summer anime they thought were best.

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Goku has confirmed it: anime voice actors these days suck. Masako Mozawa has been voice acting since the 1960's, being the voice behind Doraemon and Dragon Ball Z's Goku among many other roles. In an interview with Fumi Hirano, voice actress for L...

Source: Shochiku Co. , Ltd. Official Site: kurobas. com (Japan) A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE The KUROKO'S BASKETBALL (黒子のバスケ, Kuroko no Basuke) anime series comes to the big screen with a quartet of films. Also known as THE BASKETBALL WHICH KUROKO PLAY...

The undefeatable Mob has seemingly been issued a worthy challenge with the latest broadcast of Mob Psycho 100, doling out a mind-blowing action sequence where the overpowered Mob can fight at full power and looking sure to be regarded as the show'...

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The Ganbarion-developed RPG was released in Japan earlier this month. The game focuses on the Dragon Ball series' popular Fusion element, allowing never before conceived character combinations. It follows an original protagonist and uses a turn-ba...

It is officially confirmed today that a TV anime adaptation of Shotaro Ikenami's Onihei Hankacho (Onihei Crime Book) novel series is now in the works for 2017. The popular novel featuring Heizo Hasegawa, the head of the special police in the Edo p...

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It's common for animes to be based on a manga. Think Death Note, Boys Over Flowers and Gin Tama: huge franchises that all began on black-and-white panels. But there have also been some amazing anime that had their own original stories.

Japanator Josh Tolentino

What comes to mind when one thinks of "tattoos"? Some might imagine the anchor on Popeye's forearm, the pointy tribal band encircling a local gym fiend's bicep, or the crude inkings associated with prison art.

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On August 28, actress Fukiishi Kazue (33) and singer/actor Fukuyama Masaharu (47) announced that they are expecting their first child. Fukiishi wrote on her official blog, "Some of you may have already heard from reports, but please allow me to ma...

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There was one huge announcement from the "Girls & Panzer Heartful Tank Carnival II" event on 28 August, and it has gotten Garupan fans all excited. During the event, the anime's staff showed a PV which announced that a new Garupan anime has finall...

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After running the three-chapter Jump Start run recently within Weekly Shonen Jump, the magazine has made the decision to turn The Promised Neverland into an ongoing serialization. With the ending this month of both Nisekoi and Bleach they definite...

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A new virtual reality attraction brings the world of the Gundam anime series to life in 360-degree vision. After donning a headset and stereo headphones, visitors can experience seeing the world from the point of view of Gundam's gigantic hand.

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Are you already deep into (or completely through) the second season of Netflix's PreCure localization Glitter Force? It made its debut on the streaming service over the weekend, and the YouTube channel has been promoting the return with a bunch of...

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By Sato . August 30, 2016 . 6:00am Bandai Namco shared a look at what they have in store for Tokyo Game Show 2016 next month with a list of titles they'll showcase at the event. Here's a peek from the official website.

The astronomical reputation of One-Punch Man has caused one devoted artist to reanimate the show's OP sequence in the primitive style of its original web manga (save for a few differences), bound to be rather jarring for those unfamiliar with the ...

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The latest issue of Weekly Famitsu has an interview with Valkyria: Azure Revolution chief producer Youichi Shimomoto, producer Katsura Mikami, and director Takeshi Ozawa, who share a few new details. Get the tidbits below.

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Sony Interactive Entertainment announced that Polyphony Digital's upcoming competitive racer, Gran Turismo Sport, has been delayed after its initial November release dates. The original plan was to release Gran Turismo Sport in November 15 in Nort...

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By Jenni . August 30, 2016 . 7:45am PlayStation Now's sphere of influence has expanded. The game streaming service is now available on PCs in North America. People can download the app from the official website.

Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai and the Evangelion franchise's official store EVANGELION STORE have started accepting pre-orders for "Evangelion Unit-02 Beast G Mode," the new collaboration figure between Toho's Godzilla and the Evan...

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The third and final compilation of Sega's 3D Classics Collection includes After Burner II and Sonic the Hedgehog 2, along with the top title from a survey that was in the previous game, which has yet to be announced.

While it's currently a Japan-only affair, fans of Re:ZERO will be delighted to learn that 5pb. has a visual novel in the works. Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- Death or Kiss is coming to PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in Japan on March 23, 201...

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Appearing in 1963's Astro Boy, then playing major roles in 65's Obake no Q-tarō, 66's Sally the Witch, and 68's Ge Ge Ge No Kitaro, 79-year-old voice actress Masako Nozawa's career has spanned the entire history of TV anime.

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Yukako - wishing to repair her relationship with Koichi - goes to a fancy, totally-not-a-Stand-user's salon. Iro's thoughts Yukako is most definitely not the best character in Part 4, and that causes this episode to be one of the lower tier ones i...

According to the production's official Twitter account, filming for the live-action adaptation of Hiromu Arakawa's Fullmetal Alchemist has wrapped. It started shooting in Italy back in June, and officially polished off principal photography in Jap...

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Compile Heart released some new details on their upcoming dungeon crawler, Godly Prison Tower: Mary Skelter, on the game's official website, with details on weapon upgrades using "Blood Crystals. " While fighting Merchen in battle, you'll acquire ...

Kis-My-Ft2 tops the singles chart with 17th single Sha la la☆Summer Time selling over 266,000 copies. At #2 BOYS AND MEN brings new single YAMATO☆Dancing selling over 210,000 copies. LiSA lands at #9 with 10th single Brave Freak Out.

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