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February 16, 2014, 5:30 PM
February 16, 2014, 5:30 PM

April show based on Koichi Endo's manga about novice god of death Actor Satoshi Ohno (Kaibutsu-kun) of the group Arashi and director Hideo Nakata (Ring/Ringu, The Complex) are working on a live-action television version of the Shinigami-kun manga,...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here's the preview of Ressha Sentai ToQGer's 2nd episode entitled "We Are Here". The ToQGers arrive at a train station conquered by the Shadow Line! This train station, now renamed "Dueling Fields" is controled by the Shadow Line's Sabre Shadow wh...

TV anime of Hajime Isayama's acclaimed battle manga to ship in N. America this year North American anime distributor Funimation announced at Katsucon on Friday that its English dub of the Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) television anime serie...

Crunchyroll Yomimaid

It was last November that the second volume of the original light novel High☆Speed! that the Free! anime was based on was announced as we previously reported.   Entertainment news portal Mantan Web recently conducted an interview with an editor at...

Kill la Kill – 18 Filed under First Impressions, Kill la Kill by Zephyr | 3 Comments 「夜へ急ぐ人」 (Yoru e Isogu Hito) "Into the Night" If there's one thing that last week bought to the forefront, it's the fact that many of the developments in Kill la K...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Yen Press' Valentine's treat for North American manga readers was a trio of new manga licenses. Übel Blatt by Etorouji Shiono, Satsuki Yoshino's set to be anime adapted Barakamon and Hiroyuki Aigamo's manga version of Sword Art Online author ...

A new original TV anime named Aldnoah Zero has been announced by Nitro+. The story is by Gen Urobuchi and the anime is being directed by Ei Aoki. The production is being handled by A-1 Pictures and TROYCA.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The last pair of Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth character trailers we got focused on Yukari and Junpei, and now it's time for even more introductory fun. Watch the 3DS dungeon-crawler's latest trailers, which feature Teddie and Aigis, below.

Siliconera Cheng Kai

Motomu Toriyama, director for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, was in Singapore recently to promote the latest and last entry in the Final Fantasy XIII trilogy. Siliconera stopped by the launch to catch up with Toriyama.

Diancie introduction video streamed The March issue of CoroCoro magazine, which shipped on February 15, announced the title for the next installment in the Pokémon film franchise, Hakai no Mayu to Diancie (Cocoon of Destruction and Diancie).

「観測者たちの宴篇III」 (Kansoku Sha Tachi no Utage Hen III) "Fiesta for the Observers III" It seems like every week that I've been thinking this lately, but Strike the Blood really knows how to do its genre well.

Japanator Ben Huber

I just. . . what? Samurai Flamenco, I can always count on you to surprise me. This was actually one of the best episodes yet, because it combined so many of the things I've come to love about SamuMenco into one giant ball of bright colors, yelling...

Part 2 of the deformed figure series "Puchi-Chara! Sailor Moon New Friends and Transformations! Edition" Pre-orders for Part 2 of the deformed figure series "Puchi-Chara! Sailor Moon New Friends and Transformations!

Japanator Elliot Gay

After what seems like ages of waiting and wondering, JAST USA has announced that the English language version of the Steins;Gate visual novel will be available for purchase on March 31 of this year. That's right, it's finally coming.

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Shounen Jump! 's upcoming 45th anniversary brawl, J-Stars Victory VS is shaping up to be quite the battle with a stellar cast comprised of some of the biggest names in anime and manga. Now, Namco Bandai Games has released not one, not two, but fou...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

The Goo Ranking website held a poll to see which "old guy" voice actor fans think is the coolest. The poll was inspired by the recent Tiger & Bunny film and about 1,054 fans weighed in. Here are the full results: Top 25 Coolest Old Guy Voice Actor...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Remember near the start of the year when Nintendo. com listed Inazuma Eleven for North American release? It ended up coming much sooner than expected, with the 3DS eShop debut both announced and released during yesterday's Nintendo Direct presenta...

LIVE REVIEW: ONE OK ROCK U. S. DEBUT SHOW ON FEB 7TH, 2014, AT CLUB NOKIA, LOS ANGELES For most of foreign rock bands who are struggling to gain momentum worldwide, the U. S. is definitely a tough nut to crack.

Siliconera Eugene

Director Jaume Collet-Serra recently gave an exclusive interview with Coming Soon, where he spilled the beans on a potential live-action movie adaptation of Akira, which he hopes will be his next project.

Natsuko Aso is releasing her 3rd album My Starlit Point and has unveiled all the release details. The album includes 5 previously released singles plus new songs for 12 total tracks. Album My Starlit Point comes on two editions scheduled for relea...

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

There has been a lot of news over the record snowfalls in many parts of Japan. However, from people all along the Northwestern coast and in Hokkaido a collective "What about us? " could be heard. As a reminder, one Hokkaido resident tweeted out th...

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Community Reading: February 15, 2014 Ray's Picks We're on Tumblr – New School Kaidan Another new feature from NSK – or rather, another social media platform. Join us – J-Pop Idols The blog is looking for a few good fans to contribute.

The GLORIO Blog Gee-Man

Recap With Satsuki's true ambitions revealed, she and Ryuko team up to take on Ragyo and the Life Fibers. Ragyo, who's body has been fused with Life Fibers, proves to be a difficult opponent. Gee's Thoughts Holy shit.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

There are certain meats you can find at restaurants in Japan that aren't exactly common in the western world. Whale is the one most likely to get foreign visitors up in arms, but with some pretty extensive searching, you can also find establishmen...

AFA Channel! Firelit

1 Flares Twitter 1 Facebook 0 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 0 1 Flares × On 12 February 2014, Comic-Con international announced that Hayao Miyazaki, who announced his retirement last year, and Rumiko Takahashi are among 14 distinguished ...

「(躊躇(ためら)いの…筑紫島周遊(ツクシノシマ・トラベリング)) 」 ("Tamerai no… Tsukushino-shima Toraberingu") "Hesitant… Tsukushino Island Travelling" After feeling like a rabbit that's been taunted with a carrot that's just barely out of its reach, the amount of happiness th...

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