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September 25, 2013, 7:30 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

One of the most iconic elements of Dragon Ball Z are the orange Dragon Balls. The other is unruly hair. Now you can have both. Japanese cosmetics company Creer Beaute is rolling out Dragon Ball Z Hair Wax in three styles: Natural, Hard, Super Hard.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Samurai Flamenco Another Days' Manga Scheduled Posted by Chris Beveridge September 24, 2013 at 03:39 PM Samurai Flamenco It's not rare for an original anime series to get a companion manga series to run alongside it and most tend to run two or th...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

We've all no doubt heard of the polite deer in the city of Nara that have learned to bow their heads to tourists in order to get food, but did you know that they also obey the law and know how to cross the road properly?

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

FUNimation Announces 'Aquarion Evol' Anime Dub Cast Posted by Chris Beveridge September 24, 2013 at 02:25 PM Aquarion Evol After letting loose with the trailer earlier today, FUNimation has hit up their Tumblr blog (rather than their official site...

Siliconera Sato

Gust have been busy with New Atelier Rorona, but  However, fans of Ar Tonelico and Ciel no Surge will also have something to look forward to, as this week's issue of Dengeki PlayStation reveals that their upcoming title, Ar no Surge, will be some ...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Namco Bandai Games is now streaming the first promo video for the Kuroko's Basketball: The Path to Victory game for the Nintendo 3DS. The game will feature an original story featuring characters from the popular anime/manga series.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

It's release day so Sentai Filmworks has announced the dub cast, which comes after an awkward moment earlier in the month when the wrong cast was associated with the show in an email blast from The Anime Network.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The Premium Bandai online shop posted the official images of the previously revealed S. H. FiguArts Mammoth Ranger. The figure represents the transformed form of the Warrior of Wisdom and Sharma Knight, Goushi.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The Bandai Premium Store announced that fans who pre-ordered the Complete Selection Modification Lost Driver and Fang Memory will be receiving a T2 Joker Memory as a bonus! In addition, the release of both products has been moved to March 2014 fro...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The Premium Bandai online shop posted the official images of the previously revealed S. H. FiguArts KyoryuGold. The figure represents the transformed form of the Thundering Hero, Utsusemimaru aka Utchy.

TBS Drama 「Hanzawa Naoki」 aired its last episode on September 22 and has gotten a rating of 42. 2%. Beginning with an initial of 19. 4% for its first episode, ratings increased gradually with each episode without declining once.

Giants were inspired by drunk net café customer Attack on Titan manga creator Hajime Isayama appeared on Nihon TV's Zip! program, and revealed various details about himself and his manga. Two famous fans of the manga — Oriental Radio host Atsuhiko...

For the very first time ONE OK ROCK will perform two live shows in America. Los Angeles, California and New York City. Check out the comment video from the band to US fans.

SGCafe Zenko

Madoka Magica's Charlotte the Dessert Witch is causing mischief again, but this time she's making a fashion statement while she does it. Bag maker BERUF is teaming up with Madoka Magica to offer a set of Charlotte inspired bags.

Japanator Tim Sheehy

I'm sure there are some of you out there who dream of styling your hair like a super Saiyan, but have yet to find a suitable way of spiking your hair into a giant golden cone without having to rely on buckets of hairspray or industrial strength gel.

Henshin Justice Unlimited Tom Constantine

Writer On Why Kamen Rider Decade Returned In Wizard Writer, Sho Aikawa, explains as to why Kamen Rider Decade made his return to this Sunday mornings Super Hero Time segment this week on episode 52 of Kamen Rider Wizard.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

You can call this the beginning of the end for Lightning's saga, which is set to reach its conclusion in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, heading to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in the west next February.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Cowboy Bebop's Shinichiro Watanabe returns to the stars this winter with original sci-fi comedy Space Dandy.  The latest look at this anticipated anime is a music video for Yasuyuki Okamura's theme, "Viva Namida.


Today's Japan Photo: Dougo Onsen 道後温泉 For Today's Japan Photo, we will be visiting Dougo Onsen 道後温泉, which is one of the oldest onsen hot springs in Japan, with a history stretching back over 1,000 years.

Entravity Entrav Riccardo

Now this is a finale. WHERE IS SEASON 3? ! ? ! High School DxD NEW Episode 12 Review High School DxD Season 2 Episode 12 Review "Two Heavenly Dragon, Collide! " "Ni Tenryū, Gekitotsu! " (二天龍、激突!) The end of the second of the second season is upon ...

Remember that old 2009 Youtube video where some kid freaked out after his mom cancelled his World of Warcraft account? No? Well, someone in Japan remembered it fondly enough to recreate it using animated line drawings featuring Jean from Attack on...

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The latest scans from the November 2013 issue of Hobby Japan magazine lets us take a peek at the latest upcoming PlaMo or plastic model releases based on your favorite anime series. Let's start of with these upcoming GunPla releases from BandaiMG ...

Siliconera Ishaan

A new trailer for the Pokémon the Series: XY anime aired during the Pokémon Blast program in Japan has been shared on YouTube by Pokémon Blast News (via: ANN). The trailer shows Ash's arrival at the Kalos region and his new companions.

Playing as father & son in NTV's new drama "Tokyo Band Wagon: Shitamachi Daikazoku Monogatari", singer/actor Koji Tamaki & KAT-TUN's Kazuya Kamenashi will be forming a unit called "Hotte-ke BAND" and will be singing the drama's theme.

「一寸待て 慣れと油断が 命取り」 (Chotto Mate Nare to Yudan ga Inochitori) "Hold On A Second, Familiarity and Carelessness Can Be Fatal" Let's get this date on the road! Personally, I found this episode to be both very sweet and slightly infuriating.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

A new trailer offers a two-minute look at October's Pokémon XY anime, which will feature a cast that includes Mayuki Makiguchi as Serena, Kaji Yuki as young inventor Citron (Clemont in English) and Mariya Ise as Eureka (Bonnie in English), ...

Watashi ga Motenai no wa Dou Kangaete mo Omaera ga Warui! - 12 (End) and Series Review Of all the 2013 series that end up on my year-end Top 10 list, it's very possible that Watamote will be the one I least expected to find there.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

King Records Sets Japanese 'Golden Time' Anime DVD/BD Release, Official Site Adds New Key Visual Posted by Chris Beveridge September 23, 2013 at 01:42 PM Golden Time Golden Time is set to premiere in just a couple of short weeks and now thing are ...


1/8 Shimamura Uzuki PVC [New Generation Ver. ] From the popular social game "IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls" comes a beautiful scale figure from GoodSmile Company of Shimamura Uzuki wearing her 'New Generation' outfit.

Official Dragon Ball Z Hair Wax Yessir, this is the real deal. This Dragon Ball Z hair wax is officially licensed by Bandai Premium to hold your hair with a Super Saiyan bind. The wax is sold in three different strengths, "Natural, Hard, and Super...

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