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posted on 2012-12-02 19:00 EST This list covers sales surveyed from November 21, 2011 to November 18, 2012. Rank Estimated Copies Sold Title Publisher Creator 1 23,464,866 One Piece Shueisha Eiichiro Oda 2 8,070,446 Kuroko's Basketball Shueisha Ta...

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Namco Bandai will release a playable demo of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch on PlayStation Network. You can hear Drippy chatter on with an English accent on Tuesday.   We’ve seen a couple of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch demos.

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Our lovely 部長~ Photo by Xian Yang AFA12 ended and we had a fun time meeting May’n in many occasions on stage, within the booth and in a private interview. Ani-culture. net was granted an interview with May’N at AFA12.

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Sony Computer Entertainment Japan announced a bundle for Soul Sacrifice. The Soul Sacrifice Premium Edition includes a special cosmic red PlayStation Vita with an image of the sorcerer on the back.   You also get a copy of the game, 4 GB memory ca...

Following the craze of brainwave controlled "necomimi" ears, there are have concept videos aboout brainwave controlled tails to go along with them. Now, "Project Tailly" has been launched to make it a reality.

On December 2nd it was announced that Arashi’s Matsumoto Jun (29) and actress Ueno Juri (26) will work together for the first time in the film adaptation of Koshigaya Osamu’s popular novel “Hidamari no Kanojo”.

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As previously reported, the upcoming Canada-exclusive Wii Mini has no backward compatibility with Gamecube games like the original Wii model, and also lacks the ability to connect to the Internet. However, it turns out it also has no SD Card slot.

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The prominent use of Madoka cosplayers at a political rally, and even on top of the campaign truck, has been attracting distaste from anime fans. Kenji Utsunomiya, a 66-year-old lawyer campaigning as an independent candidate for election as mayor ...

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After months of waiting, Bulk's old friend, Skull is back in the last episode of Power Rangers Super Samurai entitled, "Samurai Forever"! In this scene, he will pick up his son Spike after a year he is with his Uncle Bulk.

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As the Christmas season steadily approaches, we have to spare a thought for those working in our respective postal services. With Christmas cards and care packs sent to those in other parts of the country or across the globe, as well as online sho...


Joe Hanson visits Japan and samples some food, while making the awkward kind of jokes that made him famous (with less sexual humor than usual): He also checks out some Tokyo nightlife: Introduces cheap places to sleep: And there is some general si...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Oh, Japan, we love you so much. Morning stretches, or asa taisou, may look faintly ridiculous to many westerners, but it’s not uncommon for companies both large and small to have their entire staff standing up and performing a daily warmup routine...

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Masuda Yuka’s final day as AKB48 will be on December 17th by ustar on December 2, 2012 at 11:20 am It’s been announced that Masuda Yuka’s final day of activities as an AKB48 member will be on December 17th’s ‘AKB48 Kohaku Taikou Uta Gassen‘.

The announcement was made today at CLAMP FESTIVAL 2012 NAGOYA that the manga superstars CLAMP will be returning to their horror drama series for a new manga entitled xxxHOLiC: Rei. The series  will be kicked off in in Young Magazine in February fo...

KARA To Get Their Own Anime Series tv-movies posted by Aysohmay 59 minutes ago   ·   4 comments The members of KARA are getting animated as they start their own anime series titled "KARA The Animation".

A sizeable chunk of Middle Earth dropped smack in the middle of Tokyo’s glitzy Roppongi Hills complex on Saturday as the director and stars of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey made an appearance for the Japanese premiere of the highly-anticipated...

On December 1st, a match between Germany's FC Bayern München and Borussia Dortmund was interrupted when a streaking cosplayer dressed as Pokémon's Ash Ketchum, or Satoshi as he's known in Japan, rushed in the soccer, or fußball as its known in Ger...

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There’s nothing quite like taking a dip in a hot springs to warm chilled bones during the cold months. In Japan, soaking in hot springs water, or onsen, is considered the ultimate form of relaxation—so much that even Japanese animals, such as the ...

Former Yamaguchi-gumi boss Yoshinori Watanabe dies, played role in Kobe quake relief Watanabe presided over the gang during a crucial period in its 97-year history TOKYO (TR) – The fifth chairman of the Yamaguchi-gumi, Yoshinori Watanabe, passed a...

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