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July 26, 2013, 3:00 AM
July 26, 2013, 3:00 AM
Crunchyroll Scott Green

The Twitter feed for the anime has announced that they have received permission from the family of director Ryūtarō Nakamura to report that he passed away on June 29th at age 58 after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Get ready for a new hero with the debut of the 15th Heisei Kamen Rider series, Kamen Rider Gaim! What could be better than a tokusatsu show that revolves around dancing, samurai, and fruit? Oh yea, one that happens to feature the writing of Gen Ur...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Despite being known as the office video game nerd here at RocketNews24, one of my secret passions is architecture. But not just any old architecture, oh no; the only thing that interests me is kyoushou juutaku micro homes where, either for the sak...

JEFusion GekiDan

TV Asahi had opened a new webpage for 15th Heisei Kamen Rider series, KAMEN RIDER GAIM, revealing the show's cast and their respective roles. The. . .

– July 25, 2013Posted in: Robotics;Notes While fans of visual novels internationally may be overjoyed that JAST USA have just picked up the PC rights to the Steins;Gate – Japan is still leaving us well and truly behind in terms of the Science Adve...

DesmondChieng Desmond

Good news for Unicorn Gundam fans, I've just read an interview on Yuko Soen, Bandai Visual's chief producer for the Mobile Suit Gundam UC anime series and he has confirmed that the Episode  7 of Unicorn Gundam will be 90 minutes long, where the pr...


STGCC 2013 Adds Cosplayer Aza (Miyuko) & Vocaloid Producer Yuyoyuppe STGCC has announced new guest lineups and you can look forward to seeing Korean cosplayer Aza (previously known as Miyuki) and Japanese Vocaloid producer  Yuyoyuppe (ゆよゆっぺ) at th...

Discotek Adds Ringing Bell Anime Film1978 feature hits DVD next year By Joseph Luster Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 7/25/2013 Discotek is digging deep for its latest license, with the addition of the Ringing Bell (Chirin no Suz...

X Japan member Yoshiki announced the release of a classical album in August!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Gundam Wing' Gets New Key Visual Ahead Of Blu-ray Anime Box Set Posted by Chris Beveridge July 24, 2013 at 12:58 PM Gundam Wing While the official site has updated with a new promotional video that's locked for Japanese fans only, they've also le...

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

When choosing a place to stay while traveling, most people look for very specific things in hotels: location, price, continental breakfasts that are open until ten so that lazy people like us can still get some food.

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on July 25, 2013 at 11:25 am | In LIFESTYLE | No Comments You might have thought that communism was safe from mascots but then you'd be wrong. As shared by Matt Alt, the Japanese Communist Part has its own kawaii characters now...

– July 25, 2013Posted in: Final Fantasy XIV One month and two days out from the games official re-launch on the PC and Playstation 3 platforms, Square Enix have shared a brand new nine minute trailer looking at the dungeon aspects of the game – wh...

Sankaku Complex Bitfrost

With her figure debut forthcoming, it comes as no surprise that this December Good Smile will be releasing Tsukiko Tuskakushi in Nendoroid form replete with nekomimi, faces, and fodder. Tsukiko is available for pre-order now.

japanCRUSH Beth

The maestro of the Japanese anime world, Miyazaki Hayao, has courted controversy this week when he criticised the proposed revisions to the Japanese constitution ahead of the opening of his latest film, "Kaze Tachinu".

Takurō Oikawa directs early 2014 film about club for misfits with hardly any friends The Nikkan Sports newspaper is reporting on Thurdsay that 25-year-old D☆DATE group member Kōji Seto (Kamen Rider Kiva, Moshidora, Tonari no 801-chan, Otomen) and ...


1/8 Victorique PVC Embrace Japan has commenced preorder for the beautiful scaled figure of Victorique, the young detective who spends her days sitting in a rocking chair while reading books alone in the library tower of Saint Marguerite Academy fr...

Anime Diet gendomike

  SHOKKU Summary Tomoko will go to great lengths to avoid socializing with her peers, especially if they are boys. She'd rather go without a textbook she forgot to bring than share her neighbor's, which always gets her in trouble.

Siliconera Sato

This week's issue of Famitsu reveals that the latest installment of the Medabots series, titled Medabots: Dual will be released in two versions of Kabuto and Kuwagata, later this year for the Nintendo 3DS.

Japanese commuters teamed up to heave a 32-ton train carriage away from the platform to free a woman who had fallen between the train and the platform at rush hour. In a nightmarish scenario, the woman, who is in her 30s, slipped and fell into the...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Following the spring announcement that Sekai de Ichiban Tsuyoku Naritai! (Wanna Be the Strongest in the World! ) is set to be adapted into an anime series this October with Ayana Taketatsu as idol turned pro-wresler Sakura Hagiwara and Kana Asumi ...

Japanator Salvador G-Rodiles

Hiroko's taking some time off at the moment, so I have decided to watch over Daily Dose until she returns. For today's non Hiroko edition of Daily Dose, we're taking a look at DD JUMP by Dancing Dolls.

The September issue of Shogakukan's Shonen Sunday S magazine is announcing on Thursday that a manga adaptation of the Lupin III vs. Detective Conan crossover TV anime special between and will serialize in the magazine beginning in the October issue.

SeventhStyle Seven

While the concept of this expansion pack has been known for as long as we have known about The Sims 3: Island Paradise, Electronic Arts and Maxis have confirmed that the final expansion pack for The Sims 3 will be titled The Sims 3: Into the Future.

「聖剣、破壊します!」 (Seiken, Hakai Shimasu! ) "I'll Destroy the Holy Sword! " "Ero is power, Ero is justice" – say what you will about Hyoudo Issei, but you must admit he has his heart in the right place! Yes, I know damn well Issei's a thoroughgoing mega...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

New episode summaries for Kamen Rider Wizard has surfaced online. The summaries reveal a greater focus on Koyomi in future episodes. Spoiler alert! Read at your own risk! Episode 45: The Smile in My Heart (07/28) Haruto must split his attention on...

Free! – 04 Filed under First Impressions, Free! by Takaii | 1 Comment 「囚われのバタフライ! 」 (Captive Butterfly! ) "Toreware no Batafurai! " After last week's debacle with Rei's inability to swim, I was nervously excited for this week's episode.

Kotaku East Toshi Nakamura

As of July 23rd, Square Enix has released its popular RPG, Chaos Rings, to the PlayStation Mobile section of the PlayStation Store, where it can be downloaded and played on smartphones, tablets, and the PS Vita.

Kahotan's Blog gscmikatan

Only 4 days left until WonFes! ! There is no way I'll finish all the reviews in time! ! There is only three days left to post things up on the blog before WonFes! ! Plus there are still other things I want to show on the blog before the event, so ...

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