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New anime of sci-fi romantic comedy listed in preview of Overlap's free handout The production and publishing company Overlap revealed the promotional campaign for the launch of its Overlap Bunko imprint on Monday, and the campaign's website shows...

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Spike Chunsoft’s word fighting game Danganronpa is following in the footsteps of Neptunia and Devil Survivor 2 with its own anime series. Danganronpa: The Campus of Hope and High School Students of Despair appears to follow the first game in the s...

「漂流者」 (Hyoryu Sha) “Drifter” One of the more anticipated series of this season, Suisei no Gargantia finally makes its official debut… and it’s quite the show. After all, there’s nothing like being thrown into the midst of an epic battle to start t...

"Is there anyone who is not lonely in this society? " asked one anime character and I can not argue with him. The Internet is filled with photos of people enjoying their social life. What do you do when you don't have anyone to be social with?

Shonen Jump crossover battler J-Stars Victory Vs. , formerly known Project Versus J, is gearing up for a PlayStation 3 and PS Vita release in time for the manga magazine's 45th anniversary.   Get a look at its first promo.

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods debuted at #1 during the March 30-31 weekend. The film is set between the 517th and 518th installments of Akira Toriyama's original manga. Specifically, it is set during the "lost decade" of story time after the end o...

Minna san! It’s giveaway time again! This time we are giving away 4x LiSA best day, best way autographed poster! This giveaway is exclusively for AFA CHANNEL & AFA readers. All you need to do is: 1) Fill up a simple form below 2) Tell us which is ...

Last month Tales of franchise producer Hideo Baba narrowed down the North American release of Tales of Xillia to this summer, and now we finally have a concrete date for its arrival. As announced at a recent media event in New York, Tales of Xilli...

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The happy couple take a gondola ride at Tokyo Disney Resort. In March this year, the first lesbian couple to marry at Tokyo Disney Resort released pictures of their special day on Twitter, with many netizens strongly supporting their union.

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It was a good week for anime to be seen in public, with transit promotions for the fifth Yamato 2199 compilation featured at Akihabara station and Naruto in author Masashi Kishimoto’s home region of Okayama Prefecture.

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With plans to distribute the Penguin Parade releases, Good Smile Company has posted previews of a pair of chibi Petanko figures of the Natsukomi (the alternative portmanteau name for summer Comiket) versions of Oreimo’s Kirino and Kuroneko.

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Kadokawa Games has been more active in the West by licensing Lollipop Chainsaw to Warner Bros. and partnering with Xseed for the upcoming action game Killer is Dead. Both titles are from Grasshopper Manufacture which has a fanbase in North America...

AKB48's Asuka Kuramochi To Make Her Solo Debut In May music posted by Aysohmay 2 hours ago   ·   2 comments AKB48 member Asuka Kuramochi will be making her solo debut on May 29th with the release of her first solo single.

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Lists of the most awaited Anime of Spring 2013 from Big Globe Poll. There's been a handful of good titles this season but there's always the Cream Of the Crop among the Japanese viewers and as usual Western and Eastern tastes varies greatly.

Having a fixation about being made in Japan, Gild Design Ltd. brings iPhone cases to the world that shock fans with their high quality. Recently, we had a chance to sit down for any interview with the director of Gild Design, Shinichi Matsuba.

Aku no Hana – 01 Filed under First Impressions, Series Introduction, Snapshots by Cherrie | 2 Comments OP Sequence OP: 「惡の華 -春日高男-」 (Aku no Hana: Kasuga Takao) by 宇宙人 (Uchu-jin)   「運命の出会い」 (Unmei no Deai) “A Fateful Encounter” Aku no Hana has been...

Yaraon and Jin both reported that Kuroko's Basketball's second season of anime will start in September via this article.     The source of the article is not found on either site, but the article talks about how the anime boosted Kuroko's manga sa...

Ayumi Hamasaki Releases 15th Anniversary Single "Tell All" music posted by Aysohmay 25 minutes ago   ·   2 comments To commemorate her 15th anniversary, Ayumi Hamasaki released an exclusive new song titled "Tell All".

OP Sequence OP: 「恋は渾沌の隷也」 (Koi wa Kaosu no Shimobenari) by ニャル子(阿澄佳奈)、クー子(松来未祐)、暮井珠緒(大坪由佳) (Nyaruko (CV: Asumi Kana), Cthuko (CV: Matsuki Miyu), Kurei Tamao (CV: Ootsubo Yuka))   「進撃の邪神」 (Shingeki no Jyashin) “An Evil God’s Advance” For those who ...

It was announced on AKB48’s official blog that Kasai Tomomi’s graduation from the group will be on May 3rd, after the Shinoda team A performance at AKB48 theater. Kasai previously announced her graduation on the stage of “the 2nd...

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Shueisha's head of comics and contents sales department, Nobuo Sumino reported in the May/June issue of The Tsukuru magazine that the second season of Kuroko's Basketball will premiere in September. He also added that there is an increase of sales...

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The universally loathed character designs inflicted upon Aku no Hana in its anime adaptation are proving incendiary amongst fans of the original, a well regarded adolescent romance manga formerly known for its elegant art.

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Little Busters! Refrain Teaser The final episode of this season’s Little Busters! anime series ended with a teaser of Refrain, which means the anime will be coming back soon. “Refrain” is the final scenario in Key’s orginal visual novel, and is on...

The Japanese Red Cross Society recently released a summary of countries and territories that sent donations (as of the end of 2012) to the organization following the Great East Japan Earthquake. Topping the list were the United States and Taiwan, ...

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Stunning BioShock Infinite Cosplay Deviant Artist ormeli has posted these fabulous BioShock Infinite photos of the game’s character, Elizabeth.  Definitely a good shoot — just alike!

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Here's the latest television ad for this year's crossover film, “Kamen Rider × Super Sentai × Space Sheriff: Super Hero Taisen Z”, centering around the Kyoryugers and the Space Sheriff trio. Also heard is the film's theme song, “Jouchaku -We Are B...

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Tamura Yukari is getting ready to release her 23rd single “Fantastic future” and recently revealed the cover jacket, full track list, and bonuses. The single is featured as the opening theme for upcoming anime Hentai Prince and the Stony Cat (Hent...

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Your favorite duo Kagami Taiga and Kuroko Tetsuya returns this fall of 2013 to avenge their lost on Aomine. The anime will return this September so watch out for the upcoming promotional videos as it might appear ahead of time.

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Where “Let me cut you” is an acceptable pick up line Well, this is certainly a hairy situation ahahHAHAHA okay never again, I know, I’m sorry. Anyways, if you haven’t guessed, this series is about a dude with a serious love for hair…and a chick wi...

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Such an emotional episode, although Chihaya lost on the former queen, Yumin. She's been able to recover from that lost and accepted the fact that there's still a lot better players in Japan. The bet about getting her hair bald is really funny and ...

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