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November 30, 2012, 4:00 PM

The January 2013 issue of Kadokawa Group Publishing's Asuka Ciel magazine is announcing on Friday that an anime adaptation of the Sekai Ichi Hatsukoi: Yokozawa Takafumi no Baai story is in the works. The boys-love story follows the relationships o...

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With 3 million subscribers in Japan, Final Fantasy Brigade is a hit in its homeland, and Square Enix and DeNA are hoping to replicate that success in the west. The social game will be making its way to iOS and Android devices for free "soon" as Fi...

YouTube launched the original YouTube channel "Anime Bancho" on Tuesday for new anime content. The anime studio CoMix Wave Films (5 Centimeters Per Second, Children Who Chase Lost Voices, Kono Danshi series) is providing the content for the channel.

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Airplane food sucks, especially in coach. Even when it's good, it's so bad. No wonder Japanese air carrier JAL is looking beyond traditional sky meals. JAL wants its meals to be finger lickin' good. Literally.

Ah, the miracle of cosplay. Where else can you see characters from all corners of geekdom hanging out…or even better, battling it out for supremacy in a convention center parking lot? In this new clip from video editor and effects guru Yung Lee, t...

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Konami will be premiering a gameplay trailer for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 during the Spike Video Game Awards on December 7th. While you wait for that, here’s a tiny teaser trailer with the announcement:     Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 wil...

Kotaku East Toshi Nakamura

For those of you who saw the first 6 minutes and 38 seconds of the new Evangelion movie, you were treated to scenes of a space battle involving giant biological humanoid… things (the creators at Gainax have emphatically stated that Evas are NOT ro...

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Cave has a mega collection of shooting games according to Amazon Japan, which is taking reservations for the Cave Shooting Collection. This bundle includes 10 games plus downloadable content on seven DVDs.

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Hideo Kojima often says that he’d like to work on games that aren’t Metal Gear Solid, but inevitably ends up working on more Metal Gear games anyway. However, Kojima says to EGM, there is a definite upside to this.

Photos taken while out n about with wifey the other day in Tokyo. Please join us as we go on a walking tour which starts at Harajuku [原宿] and passes through Omotesando [表参道] and then onto Shibuya [渋谷].

Solo Deut PerformanceFull Song Preview“Mystery Virgin” is described as a dance number that portrays the growth of a boy into a man. For its coupling track, Limited Edition A will contain “Asia no Yoru” and Limited Edition B...

Some of you may have been following the story of the 4-meter tall working mecha called Kuratas KR01 now being developed in Japan. Now, Reuters has a new report on this real life giant robot complete with new footage and an interview with the creat...

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It’s been reported that TOKIO’s Nagase Tomoya (34) and actress Aibu Saki (27) have put an end to their relationship. According to reports, the couple broke up during the summer due to their busy schedules.

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The latest issue of Shonen Jump reveals two new additional characters for the upcoming Dragon Ball film, “Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods”. The new film will took place during the manga's "lost decade". The new characters were named Destruction Biru...

2013's first issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Monday that voice actors Kouichi Yamadera and Masakazu Morita will play new characters in next March's Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (Dragon Ball Z: Kami to Kami) film.

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On November 28th, comedian duos Downtown and Cocorico, and comedian Yamasaki Hosei held a press conference for their year-end “no-laughing” program, ‘Gaki no Tsukai ya Arahen de! ! Oomisoka Toshikoshi Special!

Series based on Junichi Kamino's Advance of Zeta: Toki ni Aragaishi Mono novel series The January issue of ASCII Media Works' Monthly Comic Dengeki Daioh magazine launched a Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam spinoff manga on Tuesday.

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Watanabe Miyuki wins the photo book battle against Yamamoto Sayaka by ustar on November 29, 2012 at 7:33 am Previously, we reported that NMB48’s Watanabe Miyuki and Yamamoto Sayaka would be having a show down with their photo books to get their ve...

FUNKY MONKEY BABYS Announce Their Disbandment music posted by Aysohmay 55 minutes ago   ·   1 comment FUNKY MONKEY BABYS has announced that they will be disbanding after their nationwide tour in the spring.

The Straw Hat Pirate crew are out in full force for five and half minute third full lengthed preview of PSP RPG One Piece - Romance Dawn, including a look at its 30 minutes of new animation. The game will cover the East Blue Saga and up to the Mar...

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Square Enix and DeNA are bringing social game, Final Fantasy Brigade, to the U. S. Titled Final Fantasy: Airborne Brigade, the game will be released for free on iOS and Android devices.   Final Fantasy: Airborn Brigade takes place in an ancient ki...

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Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls! Hungry students and budgeting businespeople! Have we got a great deal for you! Yoshinoya’s gyūdon beef bowls – made with the same USA beef, rice, onion and delicious marinade as ever – is available for just 25...


Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Wears A Kawaii Moustache to Hide Her Stitches Kyary Pamyu Pamyu was one of the award recipients for this 2012 Best Dresser Award, and she attended the award ceremony wearing a kawaii fake moustache.

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