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July 27, 2013, 7:00 PM

JpopAsia had the opportunity to catch up with Kyary Pamyu Pamyu ahead of her scheduled appearance at the 2013 J-POP Summit Festival.

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Director Guillermo del Toro asks Blood: The Last Vampire illustrator Katsuya Terada to make his own rendition of the film poster for 2013's Hollywood. . .

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Without a doubt, Cardfight! ! Vanguard and Weiss Schwarz are two of the most popular trading card games in the entire world. Now, the trading card game company that is responsible for these games, Bushiroad, has announced that they are launching a...

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The next entry in the Guilty Gear series will be playable on August 9 when Arc System Works begins location tests for Guilty Gear Xrd –SIGN-. You can try Guilty Gear Xrd –SIGN- at Sega Akihabara Building 1.

Voice actresses & art for 4 ships & their humanoid incarnations, 3-girl "Trident" group unveiled The official website for the television anime adaptation of Ark Performance's science-fiction naval manga Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio (Arpeggio of Blue St...

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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 ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Blue Exorcist Blu-ray Box Set 1Being the son of Satan isn't all it's cracked up to be. What They Say: "Assiah, the realm of humans, and Gehenna, the realm of demons. Normally, these two dimensions would never intersect, but having possessed all ma...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime single/album of July 15-21. The number one single of the 29th week of year 2013 is, again, Linked Horizon's 3rd single "Jiyuu eno Shingeki" which was released in Japan... (Kyle Oropesa)

The most enjoyable episode as it's the funniest by far. After Rei joined the Iwatobi swimming club, he immediately undergo coaching from the boys but no matter what instructions and tips they teach to Rei he never seemed to move forward in pulling...

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"Kyousougiga" – TV Anime Announced Posted by pKjd on Jul 26, 2013 @ 11:59 am 26 Jul According to Animate TV, the Banpresto/Toei anime collaboration project, 「Kyousougiga」, will be receiving its own TV series this Fall.

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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. . .

The first trailer for the Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Boku-tachi wa Mada Shiranai ("We Still Don't Know the Name of the Flower We Saw That Day") motion picture has gone online. The condensed re-telling of the 2011 television series revolves around...

On Friday it was announced that popular child actress Mana Ashida will get her first solo starring role in Isao Yukisada’s Entaku (lit. round table). If you’re one of the 20+ million people who have seen Guillermo del Toro’s sci-...

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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!

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In Tokyo earlier yesterday at their establishment party, Wargaming Japan announced that one of its free-to-play titles, World of Tanks, will officially launch on September 5th within the country. World of Tanks is an award-winning game that even h...

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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...

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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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.


Here's a sneak peek at what will be seen in the coming Wonfest! I'll be doing a coverage of it as well so stay tuned! This slideshow requires JavaScript. Some of the items above are known to be as : Nendoroid Mikasa Ackerman [?

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For those who have played the first installment of Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai on Nintendo 3DS, you should have known how cute the chibi Vocaloid sing and dance. The sequel of the Nendoroid x Vocaloid game, aptly titled as Hatsune Miku: Project Mi...

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.

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...

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.

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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 ...

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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.

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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...

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].

The 25th collected volume of Tadatoshi Fujimaki's high-school basketball manga Kuroko no Basuke will be released on December 4 in regular editions and a limited edition that includes an exclusive OAD. The bonus anime episode will adapt the "Baka J...


[GoodSmile Co. ] 1/8 THE IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls – Rin Shibuya New Generation Ver. is also up for preorders aside from the nendoroids that was posted a few minutes ago! This slideshow requires JavaScript.

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