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Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Wake up! You are not dreaming. This is really happening. Well, in Japan at least. Fast food joint Lotteria is teaming with ramen restaurant Menya Musashi for this culinary collaboration—a first of its kind, apparently, for the hamburger chain.

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The cast members who will voice the main characters for upcoming CG anime film “Space Pirate Captain Harlock” have been revealed. “Space Pirate Captain Harlock” is originally a manga series written by Matsumoto Leiji, which got TV anime adaptation...

Wave's line of Beach Queen figures will put pretty much any anime heroine in a swim suit regardless of if it makes sense or not. However, they've found a thematically appropriate subject with the announcement that they'll be releasing figures base...

The official website of “Maken-Ki” today has announced that there will be a new season of Maken-Ki. According to the information given, the anime will be produced by XEBEC production studio. The director will be by Hiraku Kaneko and Takami Akio wi...

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Bandai Tamashii Nations had posted the official images for the upcoming release of S. H. FiguArts Kiba Ranger from Gosei Sentai Dairanger. Bluefin also announced that it will be making its way in North America.

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Because Karan Ashley will not make a cameo appearance in Power Rangers Super Megaforce, Matt Austin who is best known for his role as Bridge Carson aka SPD Green (later promoted to Blue then Red) posted a comment on the YouTube video were an excer...

Siliconera Ishaan

Square Enix will be releasing a limited edition pre-order bonus for Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 Remix in North America and Europe. In “very limited quantities,” folks that pre-order the game will receive an art book at launch.

Japanator Josh Totman

We have all watched at least one anime with a cook/chef in it. Now, imagine what it would be like to have food cooked by that chef in real life. Can you see it? Can you taste it? Well, one man has taken it upon himself to make at least one charact...

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On May 7, 2013, rock group GLAY announced that they plan to release a new single on July 24th. The single will be a triple-A-side entitled DARK RIVER / Eternally / Tokei. The song DARK RIVER is being used as the theme song for television network N...

The June issue of Kodansha's Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine is announcing on Thursday that manga artist Hiromu Arakawa (Fullmetal Alchemist, Silver Spoon) is drawing an adaptation of The Heroic Legend of Arslan (Arslan Senki), the acclaimed fantasy nove...

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Starting this June 30th, Indonesia's MNC and Japan's Ishimori Production will start airing Indonesia's latest tokusatsu hero, “BIMA Satria Garuda”, or BIMA the Garuda Warrior. And like any Japanese produced tokusatsu, it will also have merchandise...

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Cinema Today posted the 2nd trailer of the upcoming Saint Young Men anime film. The movie is about Buddha and Jesus who are roommates living in a low-rent apartment in Tokyo. In the movie, Buddha (voiced by actor Gen Hoshino) and Jesus (voiced by ...

In July 2011, the 14th theme song to the anime One Piece, “Fight Together,” depicted the themes of “rising up from struggles” and the “bonds of friendship” and sent out cheerfulness to children across Japan who were depressed due to the Tohoku ear...

With pre-orders now open, Aniplex has posted a trailer for the North American import of the Blu-ray release of Puella Magi Madoka Magica movies Part 1 –Beginnings- and Part 2 –Eternal-.  The two will be available in collector's and standard editio...

Siliconera Ishaan

  A new “pay what you want” Humble Bundle is up for purchase, and this one is comprised entirely of Double Fine games.   Costume Quest, Stacking and Psychonauts are included in the package, and if you pay more than the average, you’ll get Brutal L...

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The official blog of Kamen Rider Battride War is confirmed that Tomoyuki Dan returns as the Weather Dopant in the first Kamen Rider game for the PlayStation 3. The current confirmed list of returning actors are Masahiro Inoue, Kimito Totani, Kazuh...

Hiromu Arakawa, best known as the author of Fullmetal Alchemist, will begin an adaptation of Yoshiki Tanaka's (Legend of Galactic Heroes)  Persian inspired fantasy epic Heroic Legend of Arslan in Bessatsu Shonen Magazine's August issue, on sale Ju...

Japanator Hiroko Yamamura

Have you been fretting over what to get your dear Mom this year for Mother's Day? Better hurry up, as it's this Sunday, and you're running out of time! If you're strapped for cash, and not sure how to show Mom you care, Funimation and their upcomi...

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Atlus' latest trailer for New Etrian Odyssey: Millennium Maiden—which reimagines the first game that was released on Nintendo DS in 2007—focuses on the paladin Racoona Sheldon. Check her out in the 3DS RPG below.

Here's a good reason to fire up that Wii U. As you may know, the version of Resident Evil: Revelations on Nintendo's console sports some special features, from using the GamePad to interact with the environment to giving enemies special voices via...

WOW JAPAN by AFA CHANNEL, is an online entertainment show that features the latest pop culture trend in Japan by showcasing fun and exclusive entertainment content happening around SEA region. Every episode, we will reveal some of the most interes...

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Knowing that most of the Disney actors never received an email, including him, here's what he had to say: First. I don't know what email Saban sent out. As far as I know - nobody in Disney era cast received a letter.

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ClariS, an anisong duo who has never made a live appearance and whose identities have thus far been represented as anime characters on their CD covers, is receiving a new look for the upcoming release of their new album, Second Story.

Super Best OOO Driver And Medal Sets to Be Released this August As a follow up to last year’s Super Best Decade and W Driver, an re-release of the OOO Driver has been announced, containing more medals then the previous release of the toy.

On April 20, the Fuwa Fuwa Run Maid Café debuted in Singapore. The café is the second mobile maid café in Singapore. The talented members of the famous Taiwanese cosplaying duo Neneko and Momo also participated in the event.

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BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend and Sleeping Dogs will enter the free Instant Game Collection on PlayStation Plus this month in North America. The full list of games joining the list (in no particular order) this month is as follows:   Sleeping D...

This summer's Super Robot Wars Operation Extend strategy RPG is noteworthy for bringing Sgt Frog and Patalabor into the mecha smorgasbord, and noteworthy for selling in digitally distributed episodes. The first part will go for 500 yen, with later...

Midori Yanagi

May J’s First Cover Album “Summer Ballad Covers” Details Published on Monday, 06 May 2013 22:38 Written by Midori Yanagi   May J’s ballads are known for being incredible – her clear angelic voice speaks to you straight throughout her songs as she ...

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During its premiere last week, this year's crossover film “Kamen Rider × Super Sentai × Space Sheriff: Super Hero Taisen Z” manages to rank 3rd at the Japan Box Office Weekend. A new set teaser scenes was seen during this week's episode of Kamen R...

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