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December 17, 2013, 3:30 PM
Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

TV Tokyo today launched the official site for a new Yu-Gi-Oh! TV anime series, Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V. The protagonist of the new series is Yuuya Sakaki. He has been trying to escape from harsh reality by smiling.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Nothing quite says "musical" like a notebook that allows you to kill people! Beats Cats, I guess? Hit manga Death Note has already been turned into anime, video games, novels, and live-action films. And in 2015, it will become a musical, website N...

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

No one ever really talks about hedgehogs anymore. Sure, there was Sonic, but after his video game debut back in 1991, little has been said about the roly poly spike balls. That is until now. Thanks to Tokyo-based photographer, Shota Tsukamoto, and...

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Hatsune Miku may have started out as a voice with a single image but the virtual diva is now one of Japan's most highly recognized pop culture icons and that very icon will get her own exhibition inside the Yoshihiro Yonezawa Memorial Library in T...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Second 'Date-A-Live' Anime Season Set For Spring 2014 Posted by Chris Beveridge December 16, 2013 at 11:33 PM Date A Live II With the official anime site having been updated this weekend, we now have a formal date for the second season of Date-A-L...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Don't believe me? Watch this short, yet epic animation and then believe. First-year animation students at South Korea's Chungkang College of Cultural Industries created the clip they're calling "Iron Moon" for a second semester project.

JEFusion GekiDan

The latest trailer had been released for ULTRA STREET FIGHTER IV, the update to the fourth installment of the popular Street Fighter video game. . .

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Back in January, the Obama administration turned down an online petition asking for the US government to build a Death Star with the response This Isn't the Petition Response You're Looking For. This prompted plenty of Photoshop tributes, includin...

Retailer Rakuten is selling special bottles of Evangelion champagne, perfect for New Years. Made by family-owned Cattier, these bottles of cuvée Brut Champagne herald from the Champagne region of France.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

If you're looking forward to the western release of Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster, you might want to set aside some dough for the newly announced collector's edition. The North American set will be available exclusively at the Square Enix Online...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Magical Warfare' Debuts First Anime Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge December 16, 2013 at 07:44 PM Mahou Sensou We've had a smattering of staff and cast announcements and a key visual or two along the way, but things hav elargely been quiet for th...

Kotaku East András Neltz

It fits, considering the new cutesy MapleStory won't be its typical side-scrolling self. Indeed, for MapleStory 2, they're abandoning the now familiar side-scrolling look for the Korean-made online RPG in favor of a more traditional isometric busi...

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Ever wonder what Venusaur, Blastoise and Charizard would look like if they were real? New artwork by Japanese artist Yuuki Morita shows the three Gen 1 heavy hitters as you have never seen them before.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

The threats. The scares. The toxic chemicals. The man allegedly behind all of those has been arrested. According to NHK, police arrested 36 year-old Hirofumi Watanabe this Sunday. The Osaka resident was arrested for putting a container filled with...

Siliconera Spencer

Gon and other characters from Hunter X Hunter will be in Puzzle & Dragons soon. GungHo Online Entertainment set up this crossover to promote the upcoming movie, Hunter X Hunter: The Last Mission.   In addition to Killua, Leorio, and Hisoka, there ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Third 'La Corda d'Oro' Anime Series Gets Debut Season, New Name Posted by Chris Beveridge December 16, 2013 at 04:00 PM La Corda D'Oro 3 Game With the third game announced recently by KOEI Tecmo, more details were bound to come sooner rather than ...

DVD / live / release / GACKT The next year will be awesome (but expensiv) for every Gackt-fan! First of all he will release his new single "P. S. I LOVE U" on February 12th (right time for valentine day!

The official website for the live-action film adaptation of Monkey Punch's Lupin III manga announced on Saturday that the movie will open in theaters in Japan on August 30, 2014. The movie began filming on October 3.

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

Tweet Pin It The teaser poster for the Rurouni Kenshin sequel is scorching… literally. Rurouni Kenshin is a 2012 Japanese film adaptation of Rurouni Kenshin based on Nobuhiro Watsuki's popular manga of the same name.

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The official Kyoto Animation YouTube channel posted the first promo for Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai's 2nd season entitled "Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai Ren". The promo features the show's opening theme song "Voice" by ZAQ.

First news on the next Super Hero Taisen movie! The next Super Hero Taisen reveals a line of division…   To be released on March 29, 2014, the splash page for the next Super Hero Taisen movie declares itself to be Heisei Riders vs.

Diago, Aichi, Kai star in hybrid live-action/anime film next fall; 2nd 3DS game outlined The "Cardfight! ! Vanguard Special Conference" event announced on Monday that Bushiroad's mixed-media franchise is inspiring a hybrid live-action/anime film n...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Strange+' Anime Adaptation Debuts First Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge December 16, 2013 at 04:27 PM Strange+ As noted many times over the years, there's no end to the number of manga series that can make the leap to anime.

This week's lone featured release comes from S/mileage.   S/mileage – "Ee ka! ? / "Ii Yatsu"" S/mileage return with a brand new single this week, managing to get one last release in before 2013 draws to a close.

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Tweet Pin It Arashi came up on top of the 46th annual oricon ranking as the highest grossing artist of the year. Oricon, Japan's version of the American Billboard Charts, calculated this years artist total sales by including all sales of music sin...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Space Brothers Feature Film While this can stoke some fears among fans that the TV series for Space Brothers may draw to an end sooner rather than later, it's still great to see that the property is going to get a big picture anime film, which com...

Entravity Entrav Riccardo

Let them flow. Time to say your goodbyes. Little Busters! Refrain Episode 11 Review Little Busters! Season 2 Episode 11 Review "The End of the World" "Sekai no Owari" (������������������) Everything in the past 36 episodes have led the Little Bust...

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