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February 5, 2014, 7:00 AM

Also offered in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, S. Korea starting this spring Bushiroad and KLab's Love Live! School Idol Festival project game app will have overseas versions that will be released starting this spring.

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Japanese digital book retail site eBookJapan recently conducted a poll just in time for the chocolate day, as known as Valentine's Day!  Users of the site were chosen randomly to answer an email questionnaire, with female answers choosing the char...

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Former AKB48 member Atsuko Maeda joins the cast of the upcoming Eight Ranger 2 film. She will star alongside with boy band Kanjani8, who will play the titular hero team. Maeda will play the role of Jun Saigo, a weekly magazine reporter who is look...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama has revealed the identity the identity of series hero Goku in the March 2014 issue of Saikyo Jump ahead of her appearance in a bonus manga to be included with the April 4th Japanese release of the collection of h...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Avex Entertainment today posted a new 30-second teaser for the forthcoming anime film Shin Gekijo-ban Initial D: Legend 1-Kakusei (Awakening)-. It reveals the film will be the first part of the trilogy project.

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BABYMETAL announced that their first-ever album "BABYMETRAL" will be released on February 26. It will contain songs that were previously released, such as "Do Ki Do Ki☆Morning", "Iine! ", "Headbangeeeeerrrrr!

On February 3rd, Utada Hikaru updated her official website announcing that she will be getting married. Below is a translated message from Utada Hikaru. "I will be getting married soon. I thought about making the announcement after quietly holding...

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Ar noSurge fuses elements from Ciel noSurge and Ar tonelico into a new game set in the Surge Concerto universe. The visual style with shiny character models is reminiscent of Ar tonelico Qoga, which Gust released back in 2010.

The Fandom Post Thomas Zoth

Tensai Okamura and TYPE-MOON team up to bring us the gem of the winter season. What They Say: What does it take to CONQUER THE WORLD? ! Every leader of the past has thought of it… but all they have done was to merely dream of its greatness.

Sankaku Complex Artefact

The not inconsiderable overlap between My Little Pony fans and anime lovers has born its inevitable fruit in the form of a moe styled "My Little Anime" MLP anime video – albeit a fan creation only, for now.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Yamishibai Japanese Ghost Stories' Anime Gets Second Season Posted by Chris Beveridge February 4, 2014 at 04:23 PM Yamishibai Japanese Ghost Stories Originally debuting in July 2013, Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories will get a second season thi...

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Only 6 days left until WonFes…? ! ((((;゚Д゚))))   No way! There is no way that is true! I need to go find something sweet to eat and calm down…! Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) With only one week left, I'm running out of time to review...

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What has Hamako got here…? ! Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Following on from yesterday I'll be taking a look at the next WonFes product! - WonFes Products - (*There are other goods too! ) (GSC) Nendoroid Mami Tomoe: School Uniform Ver.

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God Eater 2 has a free version 1. 33 update planned for February, which will include collaboration content with the upcoming Tiger & Bunny movie, Tiger & Bunny: The Rising. Details about what's in this collaboration will be announced at a later date.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Disney Brings 'Gargoyles' Series To YouTube Posted by Chris Beveridge February 3, 2014 at 04:32 PM Things are definitely looking up for fans of the popular 1994 TV series Gargoyles as the series has started to show up on YouTube through Disney's o...

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The Black Swordsman Kirito is one of the most feared and respected players in the death game known as Sword Art Online and in the upcoming RPG game for the PS Vita, Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment, you not only get to play Kirito but you can als...

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New information about Ressha Sentai ToQGer has surfaced online, which adds more details about the villains and info about the team's support cast. Shadow's aim is to collect tears, sadness, screams and lives from the ones they abduct to create sta...

Trends in Japan Jana Fadness

Written by: Jana Fadness on February 3, 2014 at 10:16 am | In CULTURE, LIFESTYLE | No Comments You may have heard about Japan's "gaijin houses," or communal residences for foreigners. It used to be that the only people who lived in such houses wer...

We all know and love Hyde from L'Arc-en-Ciel and VAMPS, but can you refer to yourself as an ultimate fan? Do you remember all of his crazy and tame hairstyles? Well, if you don't, here's an almost exhaustive chart created by a fan so you can study...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Anime Limited Sets US/UK 'Mai Mai Miracle' Anime Kickstarter Posted by Chris Beveridge February 3, 2014 at 03:31 PM Mai Mai Miracle Anime Limited is doing something a bit different that will definitely appeal to anime fans as they've kicked off an...

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Maeda Atsuko to be starring in Eight Ranger 2 Former AKB48 member Maeda Atsuko will be starring in the movie Eight Ranger 2 (エイトレンジャー2). Maeda Atsuko is going to play as Saigo Jun who is a reporter for a weekly magazine.

When a member leaves a band people often wonder what happens to this member. Today we have some information on ex-AYABIE's Yumehito and Intetsu for you.

I guess this pic is the best I can do It's kind of aggravating. Every time I search online or go to conventions or whatever, there's people who…aren't sure where to actually buy anime and manga. This has been nagging at me for at least two years now.

Eva's First Impression  Happiness Charge Precure was exactly what I needed to watch today. This show is just too cute that I can't stop smiling. I am pleasantly surprised by the whole premise, it is quite refreshing.

Episode 04 「しあわせの在処」 (Shiawase no Arika) "Where Happiness Lies" Episode 05 「境界線」 (Kyoukaisen) "Borderline" For the sake of keeping it short, I'm going to condense my impressions into a single summary post rather than two distinctive ones.

「風呼びの少女」 (Kaze Yobi no Shojo) "The Girl Who Calls the Wind" Suddenly, it's been four months since the Isla departed and our main cast finds themselves almost at the Holy Spring. All things considered, it's only fitting that the progression of time...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Super Radical Gag Family' Manga Getting Sequel Anime Series Posted by Chris Beveridge February 3, 2014 at 05:21 PM Super Radical Gag Family Super Radical Gag Family, also known as Urayasu Tekkin Kazoku, had a thirty-one volume manga series back i...

Fearless leader Greg from Selective Hearing put together a fairly full-length documentary of our adventure in Japan together last fall. After a lot of editing the video recap of the 2013 trip is done. I managed to fulfill a request from 2012 and t...

1 Flares Twitter 1 Facebook 0 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 0 1 Flares × Remember the time we mentioned that Amagi Brilliant Park was going to get an anime adaptation? Today, we bring you another set of good news!

Japanator Hiroko Yamamura

I never put much thought into Son Goku's origins. I just knew he was the son of Bardock and left it at that. Being that I was a kid when I was watching Dragon Ball, the science behind Goku's inception didn't go though my head.

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