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December 7, 2012, 5:00 PM

2013's combined 2nd/3rd issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine is announcing on Wednesday that Yuu Watase's Arata: The Legend (Arata Kangatari) manga series is getting a television anime adaptation.

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Hello fellow Busou Shinki fans! Time to celebrate Christmas with Tsugaru and friends! Merry Christmasu~. – The Christmas vibe fills the air. , as does the chilliness. (Images taken from Zero-raw’s Busou Shinki ep 18 using Fraps with WMP.

tokyohive Shiso

On December 6th, actor Sato Takeru visited Taiwan for the first time to promote his starring movie “Rurouni Kenshin“,which will open in theaters in Taiwan starting on the 7th, and received a warm welcome by the locals.

japanCRUSH Beth

A root vegetable farm in Hyogo Prefecture with a particularly inventive farmer has become extremely popular among netizens through pictures posted on the farmer’s Twitter account. On the user account @konsai_umemama, the farmer has uploaded severa...

Meet Juuden Sentai Kyoryuger, the dinosaur themed 37th entry in the Super Sentai series, from which Power Rangers is localized.  Bandai's president has blamed under performance of last series, Tokuamei Sentai Go-Busters on its dark tone, so Kyoryu...

Enough idle exploration, the latest Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn clip jumps straight into questing and combat in the city-state of Gridania. See the Duty List—which allows players to complete a quest from start to finish without needing to re...

The Bandai Channel streamed the promotional video for Part 2 of the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure television anime series on Thursday as part of a marathon of the first part's episodes. Part 2: Battle Tendency is set 49 years after the first part and s...

Moyoco Anno's (Sakuran, Sugar Sugar Rune, Hataraki Man) unfinished manga Buffalo Gonin Musume (Five Girls of Buffalo) will be getting a live-action music video adaptation titled Pink Spider Inspired by Buffalo Gonin Musume.

RocketNews24 Steven

I remember purchasing an anime VHS that had caught my eye while browsing the local video store back in middle school. It was called Tenchi Muyo! , and according to the description, it was about space pirates, legendary scientists, and intergalacti...

Kotaku East Toshi Nakamura

The anime industry, while not as strong as it was back in 2004-2006, is still booming. During any given week, there will be between 30 to 50 series airing (not counting reruns) on TV, generally during the late hours of night.

After the stealth announcement of Fire Emblem: Awakening's North American release, we haven't seen too much from Nintendo about the hotly-anticipated 3DS strategy-RPG.   Yesterday's Nintendo Direct gave plenty of reason for holiday cheer (or post-...

RocketNews24 Michelle

Leave it to Japan to turn the world’s most notorious dictators into sexy female anime characters. Fascists, commys, nationalists, socialists…the gang’s all here. When I first heard about these dictators-turned-anime, I was a little shocked that so...

Siliconera Sato

Some of us may remember the random encounters that have lasted a while in the earlier Enix Dragon Quest (aka Dragon Warrior) days. Ever since the merger with Squaresoft, they’ve stuck to visible encounters, which started with Dragon Quest IX: Sent...

KAT-TUN will be releasing a new single (currently untitled) on February 6th! Their 20th single will include the CM songs for Suzuki’s ‘SOLIO‘, “STEPS TO LOVE“, “BRAND NEW DAY“, and “Connect & Go&ldqu...

JEFusion GekiDan

It's finally here! Here is the official logo and suits for the 37th Super Sentai series, Juuden Sentai Kyoryuger (獣電戦隊キョウリュウジャー)! The new show premieres February 17th. Kyoryuger is composed of red, green, black, blue and pink, whereas the latter i...

Jay Chou Wants "Gangnam Style" Craze To End general posted by Aysohmay 17 minutes ago   ·   1 comment Jay Chou has called upon Chinese artists to stop doing the "Gangnam Style" dance, stating that Chinese music is better.

Production is in full swing for the Worldwide Otaku Report but I'm sure you are wondering why its taking so long. The reason is that we had so many quality submissions that we felt that it was not fair just to feature 1 person from each country.

tokyohive ustar

KAT-TUN to release a new single in February by ustar on December 6, 2012 at 4:04 am It’s been revealed that KAT-TUN will be releasing a new single (currently untitled) on February 6th! This will be KAT-TUN’s first single since releasing “Fumetsu n...

Longer Performance of Mystery Virgin at ShokuraIf it gets down, Yinyuetai vid HERE credits 1, 2 He's got all the right moves ohhh yeaahh Leave a CommentPost to FacebookTweet thisSend by e-mailRemember Tags: debuthey!

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This fall, tensions between China and Japan got serious. A dispute over islands stirred up nationalistic demonstrations in China. Protestors didn't just take to the streets to voice their anti-Japanese sentiment.

Siliconera Ishaan

Grasshopper Manufacture’s Black Knight Sword isn’t dead. News on the game quietened down after last year’s Tokyo Game Show, but the title resurfaced last month. Now, we have a release date.   Black Knight Sword will be released for Xbox Live Arcad...

Siliconera Ishaan

Konami have released a batch of new screenshots for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate. The new screens show Trevor fighting off various enemies that are in the game, and you can take a look at them below.

Siliconera Spencer

Arc System Works has another cutesy BlazBlue game in development. BlayzeBloo: Clone Phantasm has the super deformed characters from the BlayzeBloo web series. The game has a story mode and a challenge mode.

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