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January 14, 2014, 1:30 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Last month, Korean pop group Sistar transformed into "Sailor Star" for a commercial to promote online Korean shopping site 11st. Some aren't happy about that! Online in neighboring Japan, online commenters wondered if the online shopping site got ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Having created Cloud's iconic Buster Sword last year, master swordsmith and renowned propmaster Tony Swatton returns to Final Fantasy VII this week to try his hands at forging his take on Sephiroth's blade.

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

Last week a twitter user posted a chart that they saw on morning television. The show was running a special on large-sized women and classified two types: "OK Chubby" and "NG Chubby" (No Good Chubby). Once put online many overweight twitterers fou...

Siliconera Ishaan

A number of PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita games are going on discount sale in North America starting tomorrow, January 14th. Read Grab Tales of Xillia, Soul Sacrifice And More On Discount Starting Tomorrow on Siliconera!

Siliconera Ishaan

Next month, Tecmo Koei will publish Toukiden: The Age of Demons in North America and Europe, but the game will only feature an English-language localization, the publisher revealed via the Koei Facebook page.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Previously planned for spring, the second game based on the Magi series, Magi: The Kingdom of Magic, now has a concrete date. The Nintendo 3DS game aims to cover the Sinbad and Magnostadt arcs when it hits Japan on February 13.

Kuuki: Swear loyalty to me and I'll share my food with you! From what I gathered from this first episode, we are going to follow Kate and her secret organization (I'm sorry I'll never be able to write that name correctly) as they make their way to...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

26 members from 48 group attended the shrine, Kanda-Myojin, to participate the coming-of-age ceremony.  After the members prayed, they took the commemorative photos. It marked largest participants ever in 48 group's history.

Shogakukan announced on Sunday that an anime adaptation of the Magi spin-off manga Magi: Sinbad no Bōken (Magi: The Adventures of Sinbad) has been green-lit. The adaptation of Shinobu Ohtaka and Yoshifumi Ōtera's manga will be bundled with the spe...

The official website for the Sailor Moon 20th Anniversary Project announced on Friday that the new Sailor Moon anime will premiere this July. It will stream worldwide via the Niconico service. The staff is as follows:Original Creator: Naoko Takeuc...

Wake Up, Girls! is an original anime produced by Ordet and Tatsunoko [竜の子]. It is directed by Yamamoto Yutaka [山本 寛] (Lucky Star, Kannagi) and is written by Machida Touko [待田 堂子] (Lucky Star, IDOLM@STER, Tears to Tiara).

Alternate Titles: False Love, Not Double Arts Manga Adaptation by Shaft Simulcast on Crunchyroll Premise Ichijou is the heir to a powerful Yakuza family, but all he wants is to lead a quiet, normal life and find the girl he promised to marry as a ...

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FREEing is going to release the Yuzuriha Inori ( 楪いのり ) Yukata Ver. ( 浴衣Ver. ) 1/8 PVC figure figure from the anime "Guilty Crown" ( ギルティクラウン ). Will be released in May 2014. Around 200mm, 8,148 yen.           Official Guilty Crown homepage http:/...

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After making headlines as the very first loli character in the Dead or Alive fighting game series, Marie Rose will finally be playable in home consoles. During the final round of the national Dead or Alive 5 tournament held yesterday, January 12, ...

That's My Jam: Toni Braxton – Unbreak My Heart Greg January 12th, 2014 That's My Jam is a weekly feature where one person from the Selective Hearing staff goes to wax poetic about music that is pivotal to their musical tastes.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Chuunibyou Demo Koi Ga Shitai! Ren Crunchyroll is simulcasting Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai! Ren in the USA and Canada only, which you can find here, and now ahead of the second episode we've got a few new images revealed that shows off the cast ...

Siliconera Eugene

  At least, that's what this video is implying. It's Sengoku Basara 4 being picked up by a couple of tarento ladies as the video attempts to show us how easy the PlayStation 3 game will be, even if you just button mash.

Japanator Kristina Pino

Haruki Murakami, today's Jtor-honored birthday boy, isn't a character from an anime or video game, but a real person who is still alive and kicking. And to mark the occasion, I am joined by Brittany and Karen in sharing our love and appreciation f...

Impression: The tension between Class A (Nobles) and Class B (Commoners) was incredibly thick today and it's only going to become even more intense. Kal-El isn't as timid is he appeared to be in the first episode as he boldly went up against Melze...

It finally feels as if the anime season has started, thanks to this week's Space Dandy. We finally have the "wow" premiere that I've been waiting for since this carbuncle of an anime season started - except it wasn't a premiere.

Noragami – 02 Filed under First Impressions, Noragami by Cherrie | 2 Comments 「雪のような」 (Yuki no Youna) "Snow-like" Noragami has taken a slower turn this second episode with the introduction of Yuki. Perhaps it's because I read really fast or I have...

Tonari no Seki-kun – 02 Filed under First Impressions, Tonari no Seki-kun by Takaii | 0 Comments 「将棋」 (Shougi) "Shogi" Continuing on from its strong showing last week, this short anime brings to life something I would normally find super boring.

Sankaku Complex Artefact

A JSDF command which took the far-sighted measure of hiring Strike Witches creator Shimada Fumikane to create mascot characters for its army, navy and air force recruiting efforts is reporting huge success.

OP Sequence OP: 「CLICK」 by ClariS 「ヤクソク」 (Yakusoku) "Promise" Nisekoi is a love-hate relationship. Well, maybe that's a bit of an understatement. Believe me when I say I love Komi Naoshi; he was one of my early mangakas when I was a kid some years...

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