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July 27, 2013, 5:00 AM
RocketNews24 Rona Moon

Can you read kanji? It certainly looks like these birds can! Wait, do these birds know more kanji than some foreigners who've lived in Japan for years and never learned to read? ? Well, after all the birds were born in Japan and grew up seeing it ...


It's been announced that the CD for Galileo Galilei's new song, "Circle Game" will be released on August 21. As previously reported, this song is to be used as the main theme song for the animated film version of the anime, "Anohana: The Flower We...

JEFusion GekiDan

After all the massive new about the 15th Heisei Kamen Rider series yesterday, here's a TV news report about the KAMEN RIDER GAIM press event, and a. . .

MyAnimeList. net Forum »» News Discussion »» Anime Project 'Kyousogiga' to Get TV Series in Fall News Team Online Joined: Sep 2012 Posts: 7226 "Kyousougiga", an anime project produced by Banpresto and Toei Animation, is to get a TV anime series st...

As reported previously, the work has begun on the live-action movie of Yana Toboso's popular manga "Black Butler" ("Kuroshitsuji").

Kotaku East Toshi Nakamura

Hey, remember Super Smash Bros. Brawl? Remember the Subspace Emissary adventure mode? Did you see the CG cutscenes? Well, thanks to spoilers, you won't have any of those in the upcoming Super Smash Bros.

Kahotan's Blog gscmikatan

Only 2 days left until WonFes! ! Here is a list of the event products! I've already covered most of the WonFes products on the blog, and you can find my reviews of them at the links below – if you're interested be sure to take a look!

You are a fan of Visual Kei and Anime? Then we have good news for you: A new Anime Cover CD has been announced! Find out if your favorite Visual Kei band will participate in this project!

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Siliconera Ishaan

Aksys' next otome game, Sweet Fuse, has you playing as the niece of game designer Keiji Inafune. The game will be released for PSP on this August in North America, and Aksys have provided the following story summary:   Sweet Fuse: At Your Side sta...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Westerners often say Japanese TV is "odd. " It's not, really—even less so once you understand what people are actually saying. That doesn't mean that peculiar or unexpected things don't sometimes happen.

Hoshi no Umi video anime recapped before tease of Fall anime with new & returning cast The official website for Yozakura Quartet ~Hana no Uta~, the new Yozakura Quartet television anime series, began streaming its first promotional video on Friday.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

A picture is worth a thousand words and we've got a few thousand words worth of pictures below as the cover art for the November slate of releases from Sentai Filmworks and Maiden Japan has been revealed via the DVD/BD Cover Art Discussions forum.

Crunchyroll Amanda Rush

It’s Saber’s world, and we’re just buying merch in it. Good Smile is out to prove that when it comes to Saber, there is no such thing as too many figures. Their latest offering puts the mighty heroine in red.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Not for the first time, Leonardo DiCaprio is in the conversation for a live-action, Hollywood adaptation of anime. He was in talks to produce Ninja Scroll and produce and maybe star in Akira. Now, he might be in line for a Robotech role.

JEFusion GekiDan

An announcement poster for the 15th Heisei Kamen Rider series, KAMEN RIDER GAIM, had been revealed unveiling three more riders, making a total of. . .

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Crunchyroll Yomimaid

If Hadaka Apron (a naked girl with only an apron) has been a fantasy for Japanese men for a long time, then what would be the equivalent fantasy for Japanese women? Hadaka necktie, as it turns out. P&G Japan has created a series of videos featurin...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

New rumors about Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger has surfaced online, which talks about Yayoi having a larger role later in the series and a new Deboth commander. Take these rumors with a grain of salt. Doctor Ulshade's granddaughter, Yayoi will replace h...

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on July 26, 2013 at 12:28 pm | In LIFESTYLE | No Comments J-World Tokyo, the world's first theme park dedicated to Shonen Jump manga, has opened in Ikebukuro, north Tokyo. Visitors can find the new amusement center in the Sunsh...

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

Kaspersky Lab, the Russian computer security company, has recently released detailed statistics about what kids are attempting to access on their parents' computers. Surprisingly enough, the number one thing kids worldwide were looking for wasn't ...

Hollywood is carrying on its tradition of making white people the lead protagonists in movies about samurai with the 2013 47 Ronin, headed by Keanu Reeves. But while the Japanese didn't seem to bat an eyelid when it was revealed (spoiler) that Tom...

Megan Fox as April O'Neil Here's your first look at Megan Fox's April O'Neil [thumbs up] in Michael Bay's bastardization of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles [thumbs down].

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This year's 35th issue of Weekly Shonen Jump magazine announced that the limited edition versions of Kuroko's Basketball Vol. 25 will include an original anime DVD. The OAD is based on the "Baka Ja Katenai no yo" story that was featured in the man...

– July 26, 2013Posted in: Hatsune Miku Sega have recently released a new trailer for Hatsune Miku Project Mirai 2. For those who are not already aware, the Project Mirai line of games is a spin-off series within the Hatsune Miku video game series.

Siliconera Ishaan

Disney and Square Enix have shared a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 Remix that shows off the game's pre-order bonus art book, featuring concept art and more. Watch it below:     Kingdom Hearts HD 1.

Siliconera Sato

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster will have content from the Japan-only International editions and a brand new 30-minute long drama featuring the original voice actors. Square Enix shared a small sample of the drama, where Tidus talks a bit about hi...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Yuuka Nanri's 'Blood Lad' End Song Promo Video Released Posted by Chris Beveridge July 25, 2013 at 09:12 AM With the Blood Lad series rolling right along (and being simulcast by Viz Media), the production company behind it has released a nearly th...

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The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) is almost upon us and before we go to the event's festivities, let's take a look at three of the very special guests attending one of Singapore's most anticipated events.

Japanator Kristina Pino

8 minutes ago - 10:00 AM on 07. 25. 2013 Eat like a Sumo wrestler I recently went to a restaurant in Tokyo which specializes in Chankonabe, or the hot pot-style cooking of Chanko, which is the traditional soup that Sumo wrestlers eat in order to g...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Square Enix shared the lengthy first part of a video that tours the lower-level dungeons of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. Check out the environments and everything you'll find within them below.       Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn hits Pl...

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