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December 16, 2012, 7:00 PM
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Last Saturday, December 15th, is the opening of “One Piece Film Z”. And during its first day, it manages to sold at least 600,000 tickets, earning 750 million yen (about US$9 million)! The film is expected to sell 1 million tickets throughout the ...

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Earlier, I posted a speculation about Kamen Rider Beast's actor. In addition to that, possible details about his debut in Kamen Rider Wizard has surfaced online! Take this with a grain of salt. Kamen Rider Beast is said to debut in the 17th episod...

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Two weeks ago, we learned the true identity of Kamen Rider Beast, a Wizard of Ancient Times whose name real name is Kousuke Itoh. Recently, more speculations on who will play him has surfaced online. Tasuku Nagase is likely to be Kousuke Itoh aka ...

One Piece Film Z, the 11th feature film based on the manga series by Eiichiro Oda, earned record-breaking 750 million yen (about US$9 million) at the box office and drew 600,000 audiences from 300 screens in Japan on its opening day yesterday.

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 After talking about One Piece Film Z for more than six months, the 15th anniversary One Piece movie hits Japanese theaters this weekend. And, for that final bit of hype, the One Piece Episode of Luffy: The Hand Island Adventure TV special gave it...

Creative Commons, a US based non-profit devoted to expanding the range of creative works available for others to build upon legally and to share, has welcomed blue haired vocaloid Hatsune Miku to the group.

The official Twitter account for the Higurashi no Naku Koro ni anime franchise confirmed on Saturday that a relaunch of the anime has been green-lit.

There are still a few places left in Tokyo where you can get away from the hustle and bustle of the modern city and go to experience more of the traditional Edo side. Kawagoe is located outside of Tokyo but not too far away and then there is Asakusa.

Higruashi no Naku Koro ni Kaku follows virus outbreak in village The official Twitter account for the Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (When They Cry - Higurashi) anime franchise confirmed on Saturday that a relaunch of the anime has been green-lit.

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On December 15th, Billboad Japan announced the winners of their “Billboard JAPAN Music Awards 2012. ” Billboard JAPAN established this award festival back in 2009. There are two sections for the awards; “Artist Awards” which nominates artists who ...

You can do a lot of neat things with a smartphone: browse the web, read comics, heck, even watch anime right here on Crunchyroll! And in 2013, thanks to Japan, you’ll be able to add a new essential task to that list.

At some point in the development of computer storage between punch cards and the cloud, we used to use floppy drives. If you watched Power Rangers when it originally aired, you probably remember the archaic devices.

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It seems that the annual Snow Miku festival at Sapporo, Japan has begun as various pics and design of Snow Miku 2013 is starting to appear there. Nendoroid Snow Miku: 2013 version also made her debut in form of some official photos displayed as th...

More of the sealed tailed beasts of Naruto Shippuden are being unleashed in CyberConnect2's Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 fighter. Their latest adds more playable Jinchūriki, including those of Yugito Nii, Yagura, Rōshi, Han, Utakata, and Fū.

Culture Japan Night is an event that takes place around the world which brings together folks who share the same passions for Japanese Pop Culture. These folks are brought together to grow their own network of not just business contacts but new fr...

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Ayumi Kinoshita, best known for her role as Marika "Jasmine" Reimon aka DekaYellow in Special Police Dekaranger and Aki Izayoi in Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's just got married to one lucky 38-year-old designer running a clothing company.

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Along with the surprising Nendoroid #300 announcement, GSC also announced several new Nendoroid scheduled to be released sometimes next year. Nendoroid Kagamine Rin: Append version and Nendoroid Kagamine Len: Append version are among those 2013 re...

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Pop psychology is popular in Japan.   If you’ve lived long enough in this country you will most certainly have had a conversation about which blood type you are and whether you match the personality type for it.

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CyberConnect2 made all of the Jinchuriki, characters with tailed beasts sealed inside them, playable in Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3.   Yugito, Yagura, Roshi, Han, Utaka, and Fu are new for Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3.

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Actor Ryo Ryusei posted on Ken-On's Body Improvement blog about something a little suspicious that might be related to the 37th Super Sentai series Juuden Sentai Kyoryuger. Here's an excerpt from the entry: We have an event coming up soon, so I've...

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