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August 27, 2013, 9:00 AM
RocketNews24 Cara Clegg

Japanese workers are famous for their seemingly inexhaustible dedication to their companies and ability to work long, long hours. Japanese even has a specific word for death from overwork: karōshi (過労死).

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Sabagebu! ' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge August 26, 2013 at 03:18 PM Sabagebu – Survival Game Club While we finish up the summer season in the next few weeks and delve into the fall season, more of the 2014 broadcast y...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

In some sort of weird Frog Prince scenario, Eleking, a lake monster that caused problems in Ultraseven, UltraFight, Redman, Ultraman Taro, Ultraman Max, Ultraman Mebius and the Ultra Galaxy Mega Monster Battles, has been selected to be the subject...

Siliconera Spencer

Level-5 just announced a new installment in the Professor Layton series. Layton 7 is in development for Nintendo 3DS, iOS, and Android. The game's genre is "role play puzzle. "   A demo shown on Level-5's smartphone showed a 3D world players and p...

Hatsune Miku BIG BIRTHDAY Giveaway IFRAME Embed for Youtube In honor of her 6th anniversary and a delayed broadcast of her birthday show in Los Angeles and New York City, Kawaii Kakkoii Sugoi will be doing a giveaway on randomly assorted Hatsune M...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Teekyu' Anime Secures Third Season Posted by Chris Beveridge August 26, 2013 at 03:39 PM Teekyu At the rate they're going, we might have two regular length episodes before you know it! With the information hitting Twitter this weekend via the ori...

DesmondChieng Desmond

Zeonic Toyota continues to impress the fans of the Gundam series by releasing 3 new promotional videos on the Char Aznable Custom Toyota Auris yesterday. The newest promotional video features animation of Char Aznable and his trusty MS-06S Zaku II...

Level 5 to release mobile RPGs for iOS/Android devices this year Japanese game developer Level 5 began streaming promotional videos for its Wonder Flick, Majin Station, and Chikyū Kaimetsuteki B-kyū Kanojo (Earth Devastating B-Rank Girlfriend) mob...

Japanator Josh Totman

I love the music in Lunar: The Silver Star Story. You know, the one back on the Sega CD many moons ago. It was the first Japanese RPG that really moved me in many aspects. The story was great and the anime cut scenes were something to behold at th...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

If you're interested in the thought process behind what kind of music goes into a particular game, you should get a kick out of the latest developer diary for rain. The haunting, lonely game comes from PlayStation C.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Will Stream 'Love Lab' Anime Posted by Chris Beveridge August 26, 2013 at 03:26 PM Though there's no news on their site yet, Crunchyroll announced yesterday at the Japan Expo USA convention that they will be streaming the summer series...

Water Surface Interface Turns Your Bathtub Into A Touchscreen Computer Using a PC, projector, and a Microsoft Kinect, you can have a bathtub that would make even Tony Stark a bit jealous. Behold, the AquaTop.

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Toyota posted a promo for their new Toyota Auris car, a collaboration with Mobile Suit Gundam's main antagonist, Char Aznable. The promo is animated by Sunrise with voice actor Shuichi Ikeda reprising his role as Char.

Level-5 Promote New Multiplatform RPG "Wonder Flick" – For Release in 2014 It was confirmed earlier today that Japanese video game publisher Level-5 (The team responsible for bringing us Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch) are working on a brand...

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Rumors about the upcoming Kamen Rider Wizard special episodes has surfaced online. The said bonus episodes will mark the first official on-screen appearance of Kamen Rider Gaim. Take these rumors with a grain of salt.

Blood Lad - 08 The little show that could just keeps delivering. I figured going in that it was a mistake to watch Blood Lad later in the same day as the most recent episode of Uchouten Kazoku, which was so brilliant and profound that it pretty mu...

Tsunku declares today that there are no qualified candidates for the 12th gen audition “Mirai Shoujo”. Based on the theme and name “Mirai Shoujo” (girl of the future) Tsunku was looking for a super star to add to the group.

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Here's the trailer of the upcoming Steins;Gate stage play called "Living ADV Steins;Gate". The upcoming stage production will be playing at Odaiba's Zepp Diver City from October 12 to 20 (a total of 13 shows).

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Dragonar Academy's first key visual has a pink-haired loli heroine shining prominently in the center of the art piece, pure and unadulterated, untouched by clothing, free of the blasphemous restrictions of pantsu.

According to a twitter post by manga creator "Roots" had announced that a 3rd season of Teekyū anime has been decided. The anime will begin airing on October this year. The currently 2nd season anime is still running and will be replaced immediate...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

It looks like the next game up for fans of Mitsutoshi Shimabukuro's gourmet-huntin' Toriko series is coming to 3DS in Japan. Toriko Ultimate Survival brings co-op action to Nintendo's portable this winter.

Happy RAMEN DAY! ! ! We have done several posts about RAMEN because who doesn't love RAMEN?   You can buy instant ramen for about $1. 50 but you can also go eat ramen at a restaurant that could be a little pricy.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Viz Media Acquires 'Spell Of Desire,' License Rescues 'Kamikaze Kaito Jeanne' Manga Posted by Chris Beveridge August 26, 2013 at 03:50 PM Spell Of Desire Manga license rescues are pretty rare for a lot of reasons, especially when it comes to longe...

「父の発つ日」 (Chichi no Tatsu Hi) "The Day That Dad Left" That was touching. As someone who goes gaga when family themes are explored in anime, this episode blew me away in terms of how raw and honest it approached the Shimogamo's family conflicts.

JEFusion GekiDan

In addition to the earlier reported photobook of Ryo Ryusei earlier today, a friend of mine from Japan sent us a photo of an advertisement for the. . .

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