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October 17, 2016, 12:00 AM
October 17, 2016, 12:00 AM

Film has earned 14. 9 billion yen in 50 days in Japan The 49th annual Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival in Spain announced on Saturday that Makoto Shinkai's your name. (Kimi no Na wa. ) film won the festival's Best Animated Feature Film...

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"One Punch Man Season 2" is set on rolling out early in 2017. Saitama is rumored to be the most supreme among all heroes in "One Punch Man" even going beyond speculation that the hero is limitless. (Photo: Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) "One Punch Man ...

The Acclaimed Multi-Generational Fantasy Action Anime Series Launches On Leading Animation Network Source: VIZ Media, MediaLab press releases Special Thanks to Jane Lui and Erik Jansen VIZ Media, LLC, a premier company in the fields of publishing,...

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After Koushiro, Mimi, and Joe finally get their partner Digimon to get their Mega/Ultimate forms, the new poster visual for the upcoming 4th Digimon Adventure tri. movie, Soushitsu, has revealed that it's now the turn of Sora's partner Digimon to ...

A new preview for Sun & Moon aired in Japan today, showing off many new scenes we haven't seen yet. The anime will premiere on November 17th with a one-hour special (the day before the games are released).

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What You Need to Know: The iDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls Gekijou's 5-koma manga's anime version has been decided for Spring 2017. It was announced on their 4th live concert and many fans are expressing their anticipation and excitement for this news.

Khushnuma Jabulee walks you through the beautifully captivating world of anime and manga The 1990s India saw its markets open up to many different things as the economy was expanding into larger unchartered territories.

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The story of Tadatoshi Fujimaki's Kuroko's Basketball finally ends with an anime film based on the mangaka's popular sequel manga, Kuroko's Basketball: Extra Game. Now, a brand new teaser PV for the upcoming film, officially titled Kuroko's Basket...

Kotaku East Cecilia D'Anastasio

So-called nerd culture has, over the last few years, been forced to take a moral inventory. Women and minorities have always consumed this media; lately, and loudly, some of us have been asking to see ourselves better-reflected, at least in comics...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Because of poor health, renowned Anisong singer, Eir Aoi went on hiatus earlier this year, and even cancelling some appearances including AFA Thailand. Now, the singer is planning to go on hiatus again, and this is also because of health concerns.

Crunchyroll Brittany Vincent

PQube's upcoming Root Letter is a visual novel that's set in the real world in the town of Matsue, in the Shimane Prefecture of Japan. In the game it's your job to investigate the disappearance of Fumino Aya, who went missing 15 years ago.

Bandai Namco rolled out the free open beta for Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 on the PS4. The game is currently available to download from over on the PlayStation Store and clocks in at a manageable 6. 2GB. According to Saiyan Island, you'll only have th...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 14, 2016 . 10:30am Earlier this year, an escape room inspired by the Zero Escape series opened in Los Angeles, California. Now, from October 21-November 6, 2016, another video game-based escape room experience will be available ...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Porter Robinson is one celebrity who is not ashamed of his fandom. He has done AMAs with fans, revealing that Japanese music is the reason he got into the business and that Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day being his favorite anime of all time.

Sword Art Online's main heroine Asuna has gone for a leisurely matsuri stroll as demonstrated by Freeing's latest figurine, bound to become a coveted item amongst ravenous Sword Art Online enthusiasts and figure collectors alike with her April arr...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Level-5 has released the debut trailer and opened the official website for Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki, its newly announced third version of Yo-kai Watch 3 due out on December 15 in Japan for 4,800 yen. Here's everything new about the game, via the o...

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Porter Robinson is a veritable Japanophile. From spending much of last two years in Tokyo, to blending countless Asian influences into his music and artwork, Porter has continually shown an appreciation for Japanese culture.

Gematsu Sal Romano

A demo for Reco Love: Blue Ocean and Reco Love: Gold Beach for PS Vita will launch via the PlayStation Store in Japan on October 19, publisher Kadokawa Games announced. It will weigh in at 1. 6 gigabytes.

It's almost time to guy those 2017 and the Straw Hat this and friends will be toning up and stripping down to prepare for theirs. In addition to a typical One Piece "2017"' calendar with color art from the manga spread, it'll be the year for (semi...

Three If By Space Robert Prentice

SANTA MONICA, CA (October 15, 2016) - Aniplex of America Inc. announced today that they have acquired Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga for their upcoming winter season lineup. Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga has been adapted from the Kyoto Arc of the widely po...

iDigitalTimes ND Medina

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 19:05 By ND Medina Better late than never: Amazon has picked up Studio Ghibli's children's TV anime Ronja the Robber's Daughter for its Prime streaming service.

I'm old enough that I was alive when Dragon Ball Z was first dubbed in English. It was my first taste of anime, and I was instantly hooked after watching my first episode. I wasn't alone, as many kids at my school similarly enjoyed Dragon Ball, co...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Survey being held to determine which of six different furisode designs will go into production. Next month will mark four years since the theatrical release of Evangelion: 3. 0 You Can (Not) Redo, the third of the four theatrical features that com...

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Shimazu Toyohisa is mortally wounded at the Battle of Sekigahara. Instead of dying, he finds himself transported to an alternate world where other historical figures like him have been transported to as well.

It seems like Bungou Stray Dogs will be taking the prequel route with this season, focusing more on Oda than Dazai but still keeping it within the Port Mafia. I would've preferred to see more of Dazai, but I can appreciate how the story focuses on...

SlashGear Adam Westlake - Oct 15, 2016

Fans of renowned anime movie production house Studio Ghibli, take note: the studio's first TV series, Ronja, the Robber's Daughter, has been picked up for the US by Amazon. The 26-episode series will join the streaming video offerings available to...

Gematsu Sal Romano

The latest issue of Weekly Jump has the scoop on The Alliance Alive, a new "group performance RPG" for 3DS from FuRyu featuring artwork similar to the company's previous The Legend of Legacy. It will launch in Japan in spring 2017 for 6,280 yen.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

From October 15 to 30, melcafe, an orthodox maid cafe in Nippombashi, Osaka, opens as a collaboration cafe with the recently ended TV anime Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-. During the two weeks period, the 38-seat cafe is decorated with c...

Serving as the contrast to a formerly released ranking, this latest survey has collected opinions regarding the best anime songs of the 1990s that were sung by male vocalists, with one famous children's franchise securing first place.

Tokyo (AFP) -- Need a pick-me-up? Try a lychee-flavoured coffee infused with jasmine, or a 'Chardonnay' espresso served in a wine glass -- whatever your taste, Japan's swashbuckling baristas are bringing some serious sex appeal to the drink.


#1. Spirited Away © Studio Ghibli Spirited Away is a Japanese anime film from 2001 written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and produced by Studio Ghibli. The movie is about a girl named Chihiro Ogiono, a gloomy 10 year old girl who is moving with h...

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