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September 8, 2013, 5:30 AM

TOEI JAPAN CHANNEL BRINGING TOKUSATSU TO THE US! This is the real deal folks. Kamen Rider and other tokusatsu programming is headed to the U. S. OFFICIALLY. Toei Japan Channel, a new pay channel coming this month, is originally a dedicated offerin...

Maki Horikita's new starring drama "Miss Pilot", a Fuji TV Autumn 2013 offering, has announced other cast members.

Subdued Fangirling Confused Muse

There's just something about summer festival episodes. I wonder what it could be. . . I appreciate that this show resolves its cliffhangers really quickly. They didn't just place in the relay; they came in first and got a spot at regionals!

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Considering that the anime has a Tatsunoko 50th anniversary banner on it, this season's Gatchaman Crowds anime is surprisingly modern in its look and themes. And, considering how far it deviates from the classic Science Ninja Team, the response ha...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

 Japanese music label Space Shower Music has posted a music video for Lyu:Lyu single "Seeds" set to the American remake of classic Shotaro Ishinomori manga Cyborg 009, written by F. J. DeSanto and Bradley Cramp and illustrated by Marcus.

It has been announced that "HALLOWEEN PARTY 2013" which is a project of hyde from Japanese rock band VAMPS, and his HALLOWEEN JUNKY ORCHESTRA, party dates, times and venues are now confirmed. Check them out!

Former Ghibli president and current producer Toshio Suzuki revealed at Hayao Miyazaki's retirement press conference on Friday that the next film from Studio Ghibli (after Isao Takahata's Kaguya-hime no Monogatari) will open next summer in Japan.

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Tank MMO World of Tanks has finally seen reason and joined forces with tank manga Girls Und Panzer in the form of an official manga guide to the game, in a none too subtle scheme to win over both military otaku and the wider social gaming masses.

「ここで終わらせる」 (Koko de Owaraseru) "I'll End It Here" Miyu's desperate battle juxtaposed with Illya's conflicted decision. If only Berserker would just die! Mama Iri the Wise Irisviel (Oohara Sayaka) is back!

Servant X Service - 10 Definitely the most stratified show of the season. We've been here before, so if I found few surprises in my reaction to this episode, I doubt there will be many in my reaction to it either.

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Japanese television brings another dabbling of Madoka Magica's upcoming third film – this one shows us SHAFT's enhanced focus on magical bishoujo bodies, as well as a glimpse at the new white-haired loli.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Majestic Prince Episode 22As the series winds down, the action picks up. What They Say: Sometimes, even the best laid plans fail to work out. Earth's forces learn that the hard way when two Wulgaru fleets leave the gate right when they get there!

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SOZO, the organisers behind Anime Festival Asia conventions, have just announced the concert artiste line-up for AFA Singapore 2013, which will be held at the Suntec City Convention and Exhibition Centre from November 8 to 10 (Friday to Sunday).

Siliconera Ishaan

Following yesterday's tease, Xseed have announced that they will be publishing The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky SC (Second Chapter) digitally on the PC and PSP sometime in 2014.   Additionally, the first chapter of the series, The Legend of...

Japanator Josh Totman

At every convention that I go to the first thing I normally scope out are cosplayers. Why, you may ask? Well, to be frank, cosplayers are the people that literally wear their passion on their sleeves. It's something that I know that I personally c...

Blurry/Leaked Images of Attack on Titan 3DS Game In the October issue of Kodansha's Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine, previews of screenshots from the Nintendo 3DS action game inspired by Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan anime/manga were revealed.

USB shows series antagonist diving into an "air duct. " The JoJo's Bizarre Adventure First Press Limited Edition Volume 8 Japanese Blu-ray comes with. . . a USB drive shaped like a just-about-naked Santana plunging into an air duct.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 is a remake of Compile Heart's 2010 PlayStation 3 RPG, begging the question "how soon is too soon? " Either way it's gunning for an October 31 release on PS Vita in Japan, and you can see the debut trailer below.

Gen 1 Pokemon Starters Get Mega Evolutions in Pokemon X and Y In a move everyone hoped but no one saw coming, during a Pokemon Direct presentation  it was announced that the three Kanto region starters Blastoise, Charizard and Venusaur will be get...

Ask John: Why Are Hollywood's Otaku Suddenly Coming Out of the Closet? Question: Now we are witnessing the opposite trend: Hollywood directors who come out of the "closet" on being anime fans. Whether it's Josh Trank, Guillermo Del Toro, or Zack S...

Konami Opens LA Studio Kojima Productions recently opened up this lovely studio in LA to help develop Metal Gear Solid 5 and other upcoming games.   Kojma says, As gaming takes the world stage as one of the greatest forms of entertainment, it's on...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

We've posted Tales of Symphonia Chronicles introduction videos for Lloyd, Emil, Sheena, and Genis, but hopefully you're ready for more. Namco Bandai's latest features Kratos Aurion, Tales of Symphonia's mercenary in charge of guarding the Chosen o...

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Outbreak Company breaks out into an embarrassing exhibit of quality deficiency yet again – with a new preview clip and key visual, its only worsened its own cause as the exorbitant flaws continue to persist.

Stunning Line-Ups of AFA13 Revealed during the 1st day of AFAID's Anisong Concert live, a full line-up of various guest for AFA13 has finally been announced! Spanning over 3 nites of awesome line-ups of various artistes, AFA regular May'n as well ...

Rozen Maiden Zurückspulen - 10 Kanaria, I knew you had it in you. . . I'll be the first to say that I never would have suspected that Rozen Maiden had it in itself to be this transcendent and  special.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Atlus' 2004 Pinegrow-developed strategy-RPG Stella Deus: The Gate of Eternity recently made the leap to PSN as a PlayStation 2 Classic, and the publisher is celebrating with a fresh trailer.       Atlus' synopsis:  A deadly mist called the "Miasma...

Siliconera Ishaan

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, the upcoming Shantae game for PC, current-gen and next-gen consoles, has a new stretch goal in its Kickstarter campaign—at $700,000, WayForward will add alternate costumes as well as rebalanced stats and special moves.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Takeru Satoh, who returns as political assassin turned wandering swordsman Himura Kenshin in next summer's Rurouni Kenshin - The Kyoto Fire and The Legend's Conclusion, posted a pair of new set photo on his official site.

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