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October 24, 2013, 11:30 PM
RocketNews24 Rachel Tackett

Meet Yuya Uchida, part-time employee at Animate, a Japanese chain of large-scale stores that carry a full range of anime and manga-related merchandise. Lately, Yuya has been getting a lot of attention from the Internet and other media for his surp...

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on October 24, 2013 at 11:32 am | In LIFESTYLE | No Comments Thank God for hipsters. When all else fails and the media is amok with already notorious reports (supported by dubious stats) that Japanese people apparently no longe...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The official Kamen Rider x Kamen Rider Wizard & Gaim: The Fateful Sengoku Movie Battle posted the full trailer of the said movie. The trailer features some new scenes not seen in previous promos, which includes the scene where the Armored Riders o...

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

Sora no Otoshimono the Movie 2 Announced! October 23rd, 2013 / By Tabris / No comments » / Categories: Anime, News It was announced that the second Sora no Otoshimono movie will be released in Japanese theaters next year.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

International marriages are becoming more and more commonplace in Japan as well as the world at large, which is definitely a good thing, because unlike boring regular marriages, international marriages are a veritable cornucopia of hilarious cultu...

The morning television program Zip! and other NTV shows aired an uncut one-minute version of the newest trailer for Kaguya-hime no Monogatari (The Tale of Princess Kaguya), the latest film from Studio Ghibli co-founder Isao Takahata, on Wednesday.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Be careful where you look online this weekend if you want to avoid spoilers for Puella Magi Madoka Magica: Rebellion. The third anime magic girl movie opens in Japan on October 26th, and if the new 90 trailer is any indication, it looks like it co...

Siliconera Sato

tsu shares some new details on the game.   In Kingdom Hearts III, Sora's new skills will all have two systems: one that involves a transforming Keyblade, and the other will involve attraction park rides, as seen in the latest trailer.

Marvel and Toei Unites To Produce Disc Avengers Anime! For better or for worse, Marvel is once again collaborating with Japan to bring us more comic book super heroes done up with an anime flair. This time, they're again partnering up with Toei to...

Breaking up is hard to do… Tokyo Ravens – 03 Tokyo Ravens is still a series I want to like - and there are parts of it I do like - but it has two huge flaws that are proving hard for me to overcome: too much bad CGI and light-novel disease.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Bandai Tamashii Nations opened pre-orders for the S. H. FiguArts KyoryuBlack and KyoryuPink Set! This set features the transformed forms of Ian Yorkland and Amy Yuzuki, the two foreigners in the main Kyoryuger team.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Happy birthday Miporin! Not only have voice actress Mai Fuchigami and World of Tank's Wargaming. net sent their birthday well wishes to  Girls und Panzer protagonist Miho Nishizumi, Oarai, the real community that inspired the anime's home town, he...

First Look at S. H. Figuarts Kamen Rider Gaim Orange Arms! Are you ready for some Beat Rider action? ! Armoured Rider Gaim is coming to the S. H. Figuarts line and here is our first preview of this juicy new figure!

Siliconera Ishaan

NIS America will publish Hyperdimension Neptunia PP for the PlayStation Vita in North America and Europe, the publisher announced today. The game will be released in 2014.   Hyperdimension Neptunia PP has you playing as a character that falls into...

JEFusion GekiDan

Still taking in the popularity of the superhero team Avengers, a new anime series produced by TOEI Animation will put these heroes in a whole new. . .

8 years after starring together in the 2005 hit TBS series "Hana Yori Dango" which was followed by a second season in 2007 and a finale movie in 2008, Jun Matsumoto and Mao Inoue still seems to share a good relationship.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

While we wait for special Nintendo 3DS XL units like The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds bundle, which looks like it's coming to the U. S. , Japan's portables are getting even more colorful. The latest additions to the color spectrum over t...

Japanator Brittany Vincent

Writing love letters by moonlight, sending mail by daylight. She'll always there to make you your snail mail look tight! She is the one named Sailor Moon! Sailor Moon stationery is hitting Japan on December 11th by way of Sun-Star Stationery, and ...

Siliconera Ishaan

Nintendo have announced a new Wii U Deluxe bundle for North America, that will include both New Super Mario Bros. U and New Super Luigi U for $300.     The front and back of the box.   Both games will be included on a single disc, and the bundle w...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Following yesterday's premiere at the Tokyo International Film Festival, anime feature Bayonetta: Bloody Fate is previewed in a new trailer.   Fuminori Kizaki (Afro Samurai, Basilisk) directs with a cast that includes Atsuko Tanaka (Ghost in the S...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Aksys Games announced a solid release date for the delicious-sounding Sorcery Saga: Curse of the Great Curry God. The RPG heads to PS Vita in North America in both standard and limited edition flavors on December 10.

Siliconera Sato

In a recent 4Gamer interview, Pokémon art director Ken Sugimori and director Tetsuya Watanabe spoke about Pokémon developer Game Freak's recent growth during the development of Pokémon X and Y. They also talked about why we've yet to see any Pokém...

Siliconera Ishaan

In Europe, Nintendo and Square Enix will be releasing a collector's edition of Bravely Default. This will be available on December 6th and will include the game, Agnés figurine, an artbook, a set of 34 AR cards and an original soundtrack CD.


Nendoroid Miss Monochrome Announced If you are a big fan of Yui Horie (Hocchan), you know that she voices the character, Miss Monochrome. Starchild has announced that Miss Monochrome in Nendoroid form is indeed happening.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Yesterday we finally got a solid European release date for Tales of Symphonia Chronicles, which tells its HD-remastered tales over there on February 28. Now we also have confirmation for North America, which is ahead of Europe by a few days with a...

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Tweet Pin It Every country deserves a hero, the national icon that represents everything a country and her citizens stand for. In America a bearded man named Chuck Norris holds the title, but in Japan it's a girl who resembles a squirrel… Yuko Osh...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Appearing at last fall's Ficzone in Granada, Spain, director Hiroshi Nagahama and animator Koichiro Sohtome mentioned that they were planning a "secret project," with less than subtle hints that a new Mushi-shi anime could be in the works.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Studio Ghibli 'Princess Kaguya' Anime Feature Gets New Preview Posted by Chris Beveridge October 23, 2013 at 01:38 PM Princess Kaguya Set for releas eon November 23rd, we've got a new promo that has made its way out for the ISao Takahata film for ...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The release date of the upcoming live-action anime adaptation of Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukinai (Haganai) is finally revealed along with two new stills coming from the movie. The movie will be released this February 1, 2014.

Hunter X Hunter 2011 - 101 Never underestimate the power of bro-hood, ~degeso. It seems only fitting that Hunter X Hunter 101 should be a survey course in great anime.   It's all here - the ruthless, chilling and jet-black hilarious brilliance tha...

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