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On November 19, it was announced that Johnny’s Entertainment founder Johnny Kitagawa (81) has been certified by the Guinness World Records for “producing the most number of artists who have claimed number 1 on music charts.

Creator Eiichiro Oda selects outfits designed by fashion label for part of film The fashion label A|X Armani Exchange collaborated on suits that the One Piece anime cast will wear in next month's One Piece Film Z.

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Evangelion: 3. 0 Breaks Weekend Box Office Records Evangelion: 3. 0 You Can (Not) Redo (ヱヴァンゲリヲン新劇場版:Q) premiered in Japan last week, and it raked in an amazing 1,131,004,600 yen (about US$13,913,200) over past weekend.

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Previously, it was reported that Hey! Say! JUMP’s Yamada Ryosuke would be making his solo debut early next year. Now, the details have been revealed! Yamada’s debut single, “Mystery Virgin“, will serve as the theme song to NTV’s special drama, Kin...

Philadelphia adds 2nd screening of SHAFT's anime films on December 2 Aniplex of America announced on Tuesday that the first two Puella Magi Madoka Magica films will play at the Cinema Paradiso in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on December 22, at the Pla...

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The full potential of the PlayStation Vita’s elaborate touch surfaces may finally have been unlocked – or so think the enthusiastic ero-gamers who have been cheering the release of Compile Heart’s “MonMon,” described as “pure eroge” and featuring ...

Tokyo Anime Center in the Akihabara UDX building is a permanent facility created to promote Japanese anime to the world. It is now holding a special exhibition called "Newtype x Machiasobi Anime Award Daikanshasai (Great Thanksgiving Festival)" to...

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Kingdom Hearts 3D [Dream Drop Distance] co-director Tai Yasue is now working on Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 Remix. Japanese magazine Famitsu met with Yasue to talk about the remastered PlayStation 3 game.   Yasue said the team is looking into adding a ...

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Sega is making a 3D version of Space Harrier and you don’t need the SegaScope 3D glasses to play it. Gamers reports 3D Space Harrier is coming to Nintendo 3DS. It’s a remake of the original Space Harrier optimized for the 3DS screen with stereosco...

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Following news of yesterday’s massive update patch to fighting game, Skullgirls, comes another piece of news. Reverge Labs, the game’s developer, laid off the entire Skullgirls development team in June of this year.

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Sega’s free-to-play PC MMORPG Phantasy Star Online 2 will be released for the PlayStation Vita February 28 next year, this week’s issue of Famitsu magazine revealed. Like on the PC, the basic level of service in PSO2 for the Vita will be free, wit...

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In Japan, Mugen Souls has a longer title, Overwhelming Game Mugen Souls. Famitsu spoke to Kenta Sugano who said a new title in the "Overwhelming" series is under development.   Sugano also worked on Spectral Souls, Hyperdimension Neptunia, and The...

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One of the new features added in Tales of Hearts R, a remake of the Nintendo DS JRPG Tales of Hearts, is a “Chase Link” combat mechanic in which you launch an enemy up into the skies and follow-up for an air combo.

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It is only days to Perfume’s last leg of their WORLD TOUR 1st, which will be held at SCAPE in Singapore this Saturday. A special documentary is to be broadcast on NHK on Boxing Day. The special documentary will feature Perfume’s WORLD TOUR 1st foo...

The distribution company GKids announced on Tuesday that it has acquired the North American theatrical rights to Isao Takahata and Studio Ghibli's Grave of the Fireflies film from Toho Co. , LTD. GKids is planning a 25th anniversary theatrical rel...

Over the summer, the Whole Hog Theatre company announced that, with the cooperation of Studio Ghibli, they will be presenting the world’s first theatrical staging of Hayao Miyazaki’s renowned animated film Princess Mononoke at London's New Diorama...

G-Dragon Opens His Own Hotel In South Korea general Big bang's leader G-Dragon has opened a pension in Pochun, Gyeonggi-Do, South Korea which will be completely administrated by his parents. Their new pension is called "Dolce Vita Pension" and gue...

ONE PIECE / release Tweet On December 12th, the original sound track for the "ONE PIECE FILM Z" will be released and two of those songs will be provided by Avril Lavigne, which had stirred the excitement for the release quite a bit!

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Marc Jacobs, Artistic Director for the French design house Louis Vuitton, has come up with a look for popular virtual singer Hatsune Miku that’s just a touch less Project Diva, a dash more Project Runway.

Yūki Yogo and Yoshiaki Tabata will debut their Shin Mazinger Zero vs. Ankoku Daishōgun manga series in the February 2013 issue of Akita Shoten's Champion RED magazine on December 19. The duo's previous Shin Mazinger Zero manga ended in the current...

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It was a normal day at the Murayama Zoo in Sapporo. Baby red pandas are frolicking in their pen, and it looks like nothing can go wrong. Then a traumatic experience begins as Gin the red panda suffers from a shock that was caused by an intruder th...

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