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January 31, 2014, 6:00 AM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

It's hard to imagine legendary anime director Hayao Miyazaki needing to be any more lauded than he already is. Over 95 percent of Japan's population has watched one of his movies, people see uploading his films to the Internet as being the fast tr...

In a recent post on her personal blog, mangaka Yuu Watase (Fushigi Yuugi, Ceres: Celestial Legend) wrote openly about her negative experiences with a former editor for her ongoing manga, Arata: The Legend.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Danchi Tomoo' Anime Gets Second Year Greenlight Posted by Chris Beveridge January 30, 2014 at 02:10 PM Danchi Tomoo One show we got to talk about a bit late last year is Danchi Tomoo, a more family oriented show that doesn't fit in with what most...

Eir Aoi has now released the long awaited 2nd Album "AUBE' filled with several tie-in songs from the hit anime series "Kill La Kill". Check out the track list, 14 songs.

Winter has come to Evangelion Memoria, a social mobile game based on the Rebuild of Evangelion movies. The game is run on the mobile gaming service Mobage, operated by DeNA; Memoria recently celebrated its one year anniversary.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: Sisters Generation is bringing its remake of Hyperdimension Neptunia mk2 to PS Vita in Japan on March 20, and Compile Heart and developer Felistella have a new trailer showing off more of the port.

Siliconera Sato

Earlier last week, we heard that Compile Heart and Knights in the Nightmare developer Sting would be revealing the latest details on the second game in the Date A Live series. This week, Dengeki shared a look at some of the new and returning chara...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

NIS America shared a new trailer for Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc, the revised and revamped PS Vita port of the 2010 PSP original. Watch as the sinister Monokuma breaks things down in the video below.

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Comments from the man in charge of the anime adaptation of titanic anime Shingeki no Kyojin seem to have put the kibosh on any hopes of a second season in 2014 as they are "busy with the OAD" – although he does at least concede they "would like to...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

HEAVEN OR HELL? This is just one of many questions you'll be shouting aloud as you watch the Guilty Gear Xrd -Sign- arcade opening, which developer Arc System Works recently popped online with English subtitles.

3 Flares Twitter 3 Facebook 0 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 0 3 Flares × The 30 January 2014 issue of TYPE-MOON magazine reveals that the remake is set for a Fall 2014 release! Hikaru Kondo, founder of ufotable, made an announcement last...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

If you're looking for a unique Japanese gift that's light in your luggage but heavy in tradition, then this is the item for you. It's called the KD Daruma (Knock-Down Daruma) and it's modelled on the centuries-old, round, good-luck talisman which ...

Siliconera Ishaan
Siliconera Sato

Treasure are known for their classic arcade-style action games, such as Ikaruga, which was greenlit on Steam late last year. The good news is, it looks like we'll be seeing more PC support from them, as Treasure president Masato Maegawa revealed t...

DVD / live / release / SID Fans of シド(SID) listen up! SID announced the release of their new album "OUTSIDER" just recently, which is scheduled to drop on March 12th already! BUT today they announced something new!

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Looks like Dengeki Bunko is at it again as they announce new additions to their upcoming fighting game, Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax. With the inclusion of OreImo's Kirino and Kuroneko in the upcoming crossover fighting game to take on heavy hitt...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Seven Seas has announced that their latest manga license is Kokoro Connect,  from Anda Sadanatsu (author) and CUTEG (artist).   The adaptation of the relationship comedy light novel series, also adapted into a 2012 anime, is due to launch in Augus...

Crunchyroll Yomimaid

Happy birthday Hiroshi Kamiya! The very popular voice actor is having a birthday today, turning 39 years old and releasing a new single to celebrate his 5th anniversary in the business titled START AGAIN.

Japanator Ben Huber

The tale of online fans that tossed two testimonial video actors into battle. By now you may have seen the videos floating around the internet. If you're a visitor to 4chan, you've most certainly caught a glimpse of the casual, laid-back battle th...

The Tokyo Reporter Amy Takahashi

'Nigerian Mafia' running wild in Kabukicho In August, a club allegedly spiked a customer's drink before robbing him On Monday, Tokyo Metropolitan Police announced the arrest of two Filipino hostesses working at club Little Cat, located in the red-...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Bokura wa Minna Kawaisou' Anime Cast, Staff & Visual Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge January 29, 2014 at 06:34 PM It's a good time to be a fan of works by Ruri Miyahara as after the anime adaptation of Love Lab in 2013, spring 2014 will see th...

Siliconera Ishaan

Crimson Dragon director Yukio Futatsugi stated back in November that he would continue to improve the game post-launch, and he's still committed to doing just that.   Yesterday, Futatsugi and Microsoft released a new content patch for Crimson Drag...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Mainichi Shimbun's Mantan Web began streaming the second full trailer on Monday for the live-action film of Eiko Kadono's fantasy novel series Kiki's Delivery Service (Majo no Takkyūbin). The trailer previews Mai Kuraki's theme song "Wake Me Up," ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sometimes it's easy to ignore the corporate aspect of how anime is produced, but it can lead to some interesting potential. Nippon Television Network Corporation has completed the acquisition of 54. 3% of Tatsunoko as a way to have more in-house m...

tour / release / Alice Nine Great news for all fans of Alice Nine in Asia! They just announced their first Asia Tour! It will start on May 30th already and will keep you busy until July 5th! Check the dates!

New School Kaidan David Chang

Sashihara Rino's first photobook (写真集) was released in December 2013 and is titled, "Neko ni Maketa" The photobook is 152 pages, full color, full of photos (almost entirely) and comes with a minature posted folded up inside.

Space Dandy is a dandy with the undead! Last week on Space Dandy, Dandy and his crew fought back the Deathgerian in an attempt to get their lost Boobies card back. Summary of Space Dandy Episode 4: After capturing a strange alien, the crew tries t...

Put on your nostalgia glasses, people: Square Enix has seen fit to grace us with one of its greatest non-playable endeavors of all time with a Final Fantasy XIII story recap done up in Super Nintendo-era graphics a la Final Fantasy VI – otherwise ...

Nihongogo Greg Abesamis

J-Rock screamo band DAZZLE VISION will be featured on the SADS tribute album to be released this March in Japan. DAZZLE VISION will contribute their cover of the song "Hate," originally released on the album The Rose God Gave Me in 2001.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Love Stage! ! ' Boys-Love Anime Cast, Staff & Visual Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge January 29, 2014 at 05:41 PM Love Stage! ! We haven't heard much of anything about the anime adaptation of the boys-love manga series Love Stage!

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