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Oct17 Scenery and Cycling go together I like out-of-the-ordinary (at least in the US) sports. Auto Racing, Olympics (not Volleyball or Basketball), Soccer, etc. And one that I like seeing some of is Cycling.

Today's Japanese news: teaser website and gameplay clip for The Alliance Alive, but also. . . Monster Hunter Stories: RIDE ON (anime series) SEGA 3D Classics Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki Puzzle & Dragons X The Alliance Alive Last week, we learned from...

The November issue of Newtype magazine has a brand new visual for the upcoming Sword Art Online the Movie: Ordinal Scale anime film, featuring the main heroines of the movie and series. You can purchase this issue of Newtype magazine here (get 5% ...

ARAMA! JAPAN Kristin

On October 16, it has been revealed that Yasushi Akimoto will be producing a new idol group consisting of eight 2D characters designed by eight different creators. Each member will be voiced by real-world (3D) female voice actors.

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Illusion Soft, best known for their adult-themed video games, announced that they have a new VR title in the works called VR Kanojo. The game is pretty much like Bandai Namco's Summer Lesson but with an erotic twist.

Following their work on both Persona 3 the Movie and Persona 4 the Golden Animation, Aniplex of America have announced they will be publishing an "Import" version of Persona 5 the Animation -The Day Breakers- in North America as of next year.

Let us keep in mind that, despite Shuumatsu no Izetta being mostly Die Abenteur von Finé und Izetta up until now, it is also nominally a war movie made anime, and thankfully for all the military-hardware fans fans who got roped into watching it's ...

Fairy Tail Chapter 506, titled Broken Bonds, is packed with multiple events that could redefine where the popular Japanese manga is headed. [Warning: Fairy Tail Chapter 505 spoilers and 506 speculations are ahead] Fans of Fairy.

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...

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...

As revealed at this weekend's TeniPuri Festa 2016 ~Kassen~ event, a new movie in The Prince of Tennis series is in the works. Series creator Takeshi Konomi is on board as executive producer for the project, which will tell the untold story of what...

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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North American music producer Porter Robinson has announced on his Twitter that he is collaborating with Japanese animation studio A-1 Pictures (AnoHana, Sword Art Online) for an anime project titled Shelter the Animation.

A fan-made live action short has featured beloved children's franchises Power Rangers and Voltron facing off (both of which being based on existing Japanese creations), instilling nostalgia amongst older viewers and possibly even bringing newcomer...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Avex has posted a short version music video for 34-year-old voice actor Wataru Hatano's upcoming 7th solo single "You Only Live Once" on its official YouTube channel. The song is now used as the ED theme for the figure-skating themed original TV a...

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Level 5 recently shared the official debut trailer for Yo-Kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki, following a CoroCoro leak. Here's a look at the colorful trailer. Sukiyaki is the third version of Yo-kai Watch 3 to be released, after the initial release of Sushi a...

Christian News, The Christian Post Christian Ver Marcelo

The beloved anime superhero Saitama is returning for a second season in "One Punch Man", and we now have a glimpse of what horrors the protagonist may be facing this time around. "One Punch Man" Season 2 Ever since the announcement of "One Punch M...

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.

There are a handful of streaming options for simulcast anime and simulpubbed manga, but how about light novels? That's a niche that J-Novel Club is looking to fill with the launch of a new website that lets readers dig into light novels in English...

Dancing Astronaut Michael Sundius

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.

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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...

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...

Posted 15/10/2016 It's easily forgotten in the midst of Crunchyroll's slew of streaming fare every season, and it certainly isn't helped by a lack of promotion, but Amazon continue with their deal to offer up every season's new noitaminA show on t...

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...

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Persona 4 Arena and Persona 4 Arena Ultimax director Kazuhisa Wada recently made an appearance at Toushinsai 2016, where he said that he "definitely wants to make a Persona 5 Arena. " [Thanks, Game Jouhou.

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NEWS A new AKB48 sister group was announced at the AKB48 Janken Tournament 2016. This new group will arrive in the summer of 2017 and they will be from the Setouchi reigion of Japan. Their group name will be STU48.

The magical girls of Prism Nana have preemptively celebrated the frightening holiday of Halloween with this adorable MV, serving as an advertisement for the upcoming 7 episode OVA and further injecting the veins of Type B enthusiasts with hyperact...

The Newtype character rankings are becoming all about the anime movies. Re:Zero still finds a place in the latest top five, but its leads are stuggling among the main characters of new, or soon to be release, feature animes (though to be fair, Sub...

This summer, sales opened for figures maker FREEing's 1/4 scale taken on Hestia from Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Well, she was was recently exhibited. Japanese fans noted how anatomically detailed Chestia's assets were, and o...

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