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December 19, 2013, 8:30 AM
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Bandai Namco Games has announced a 3-disc boxset of the Macross Frontier movies, complete with English subtitles, will be released May 15th. This is the first official English subtitles for new Macross animation in 18 years (Macross Plus).

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Japanese Singer-songwriter DAIGO will be starring in a hybrid live action-anime movie based on the popular Bushiroad trading card game, Cardfight! ! Vanguard. The announcement was made during the Cardfight!

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A game console launch can be a very fun and moving event, as seen in the launch of Sony's latest game console, the PLAYSTATION 4, in South Korea and Hong Kong. Various sources indicates that both launch events in the respective countries to be a g...

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The Nintendo news is abundant this morning thanks to the Nintendo Direct presentation that kicked things off. One of its many updates provided more info on Yoshi's New Island, which is coming to Nintendo 3DS in North America and Europe in spring 2...

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The hits just keep on coming--we're simulcasting One Piece, then Toriko, and now another JUMP favorite joins the library with Rurouni Kenshin, just announced earlier today! Here's the official synopsis:     Welcome to the Meiji Era.

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Fresh off Hayao Miyazaki's final anime movie The Wind Rises being nominated for the "Best Foreign Language Film" Golden Globe, actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt commented to USA and social media about voicing plane designer Jiro Horikoshi in the English ...

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Hyperdimension Neptunia is Compile Heart's biggest series, but they do make other games like Record of Agarest War. The developer opened a countdown site with a hot present to be revealed in seven days.

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Thirty-one Ice Cream, as Baskin Robbins is called in Japan, just revealed four new "flavors of love" to be released in time for Valentines Day 2014. You might think that love tastes different depending on who you talk to, but the popular ice cream...

"Niji no Oto" theme previewed before December 31 TV premiere The Dengeki website began streaming a 15-second commercial for the Sword Art Online: Extra Edition television anime special on Thursday. The video features the theme song "Niji no Oto" (...


Koda Kumi decided to celebrate her 31st birthday, November 13, 2013, with the release of her 56th single, Dreaming Now! Obviously, these numbers don't match or add up or otherwise seem significant, aside from the fact that she decided to release h...

29-year-old singer misono announced on the NTV program Konya Kurabete Mimashita on Tuesday that she will be retiring from the entertainment industry next year. She said that she had planned from the start to work in the industry until she was 30.

More live action Rurouni Kenshin news has rolled in, this time revealing Tatsuya Fujiwara's version of the fan favorite villain, Makoto Shishio. Much to my personal surprise, the production team clearly didn't stray too far from the source materia...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

More and more promotional videos for the 2014 winter TV anime series are coming this week. The official site for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Rikou Anzai's four-panel comedy manga Oneechan ga Kita (My big sister arrived) has posted the firs...

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Aksys Games have announced a release date for BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma in North America. The game will be available March 25th, 2014, and first-print copies will come with a DLC code for Ragna's arch-nemesis, Yuki Terumi.

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Medicom is turning Japanese idol Shoko Nakagawa, better known as Shokotan into one of their Real Action Heroes or RAH figures. The figure is based on her role as Yumeko Aikawa or Dame-ko in the Tokusatsu movie Nuigurumaa Z.


Today's Japan Photo: Washinokamihama Christmas Lights For Today's Japan Photo, we take a look at the beautiful Christmas lights in the Washinokamihama district of Miyagi Prefecture Onagawa which was affected by the tsunami of the Great East Japan ...

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All thanks to Funaroboard, here will be our first look at summaries for the upcoming first 15 episodes of Power Rangers Super Megaforce. The season. . .

  Aniplex of America have today announced the launch of their Aniplex Special Store. This store is set to over the coming months, give anime fans the option to purchase items that would otherwise not usually be available to them from series that t...

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Aria Season 1 Litebox Living the life of a gondolier on Mars never seemed so fun. What They Say: Akari Mizunashi, at the age of 15, has left everything behind to travel to a sparkling planet covered in water, Aqua.

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Namco Bandai has released a video showcasing some actions of the newly added Ex-S Gundam for the PlayStation 3 version of Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme Vs. Full Boost. Apparently the first shipment game copies will include a code that let players use...

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The first new playable character designed by Masashi Kishimoto for Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution is finally revealed. This new character is no other than Mecha Naruto! Mecha Naruto has three modes: the normal Mecha Naruto, Kyub...

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FUNimation Promotes Anime App Access Posted by Chris Beveridge December 17, 2013 at 09:28 PM While Justin Rojas won't win an ugly sweater contest with what he's wearing in this new promotion from FUNimation, he's definitely looking stylish in it a...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Kadokawa Anime channel on YouTube has posted a 15-second TV CM and 1-minitue 40-second promotional video for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Morohe Yoshida's love-comedy manga Inari, Konkon, Koi Iroha.

Hunter X Hunter 2011 - 109 I don't want to say that episode was tense, but if my phone had rang my upstairs neighbor would have seen something like this. . . As arcs go, "Chimera Ant" pretty much redefines epic.

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Bushiroad, the trading card game maker, famous for their Cardfight! Vanguard and Weiss Schwarz series, has outline the detail of a play program for their latest card game, BuddyFight, set for a 24 January 2014 release.

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Sword Art Online Extra Edition has released its first video preview – the clip lapses through its 16 seconds quickly, having no central focus and skipping out on the previously promised bikini service.

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Earlier today Nintendo announced plans for a new Nintendo Direct presentation set for tomorrow, December 18. This time around the video will focus on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS software that's set to launch through spring 2014.

Dezaegg, a company that sells game- and anime-related goods, will release collaborative products with the TV anime Beyond the Boundary. The products, which will include clear bookmarks in addition to the company's flagship smartphone cases called ...

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