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March 2, 2014, 9:00 PM

⬈ ⬋ - + column Feb 28, 12:00 Why can't anime ever seem to get a proper ending, even when one already exists? column Feb 27, 14:47 It's a great big economically unequal tomorrow in the low-key sci-fi tale Saturn Apartments.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Maidigi TV has posted the latest PV for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Tsutomu Sato's popular light novel series The Irregular at Magic High School. The 15-second PV introduces the highlight scenes of the anime and the OP song "Rising Hope" p...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Japanese researchers have finally discovered an acceptable use for VR in general, and the Oculus Rift in particular, enabling lonely otaku everywhere to sleep next to a virtual girl – in this case holographic princess Hatsune Miku herself.

Siliconera Ishaan

Speaking with Gamespot, Nintendo producer Kensuke Tanabe confirmed that Retro Studios, the developers of the Metroid Prime and new Donkey Kong Country games, are currently at work on a brand new game.   Retro, which is owned by Nintendo, recently ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Back in December it was announced that Virtua Fighter's Akira will join Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax as a boss. The Sega character's inclusion celebrates 20 years of Virtua Fighter, just as the crossover fighting game itself celebrates 20 years o...

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The official Bandai YouTube channel posted the TV commercials for Ressha Sentai ToQGer's toys! These toys are the DX ToQ-Oh and the ToQGer Henshin Series. The DX ToQ-Oh is composed of the five colorful ToQ Ressha, namely Red, Blue, Yellow, Green a...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Latest pictures for the Arms Change Jinba Arms from the Kamen Rider Gaim TV series revealed that there are four possible Jinba Arms combinations! Kamen Rider Gaim Jinba Cherry Arms is set to debut this month.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here's the preview of Kamen Rider Gaim's 21st episode entitled "Yggdrasill's Secret". Now that Kouta knows the truth, what will be his next move? The Helheim Forest will soon destroy the Earth if no one acts on it.

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

Feb. 28. 2014On 28th February 2014, the Usteam channel of Momoiro Clover Z, "MomocloTV" won the grand prize of Ustream Award 2013. They got this championship for the second consecutive year! ! Ustream Award 2013 is awarded to the best channel dist...

Episode 19 Impression: In episode 19 of Nagi no Asukara, we witness the ramifications of Hikari, Miuna and Kaname's actions come into play. Manaka has been 'saved' – the love debacle continues to simmer.

Japanese film distributor Eleven Arts has announced that director Katsuhiro Otomo's latest anime anthology film Short Peace will get limited American theatrical screenings beginning March 3. Director Shuhei Morita's segment of the film, "Tsukumo,"...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

A diverse range of highly anticipated anime is on the doorstep with new Fairy Tail, JoJo's, Mushishi and Dragon Ball Z Kai, along with sports anime from Haikyuu! !  to Ping Pong, adaptations like Mekaku City Actors and originals like Captain Earth...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Broken Blade' TV Run Gets First Anime Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge March 1, 2014 at 10:01 AM Broken Blade While there's certainly some familiarity to be had with this property since Broken Blade was released as a six part OVA series when origi...

Siliconera Sato

While North America recently got a new Miiverse community for Style Savvy: Trendsetters, Japan will be getting an updated version of the game that has new features for the fashion dress-up title. Nintendo have provided a look at some of these.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

January brought us a huge digest trailer for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd. Now the rhythm game sequel is playing catch-up with an updated look at the tracks in a trailer that busts out 36 songs in quick snippets.

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Here's the full trailer of the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders anime now featuring Mohammed Abdul (voiced by Kenta Miyake). The trailer features his first meeting with DIO & later, his meeting with Jotaro.

The organizers of the 8th Annual Seiyū Awards announced the award winners on Friday. Best Lead Actor Award Yuuki Kaji Best Lead Actress Award Rina Satou Most Votes Award Hiroshi Kamiya Best Supporting Actor Award Yoshimasa Hosoya Best Supporting A...

Miss Moonlight

NMB48 will release their 9th single on March 26th and further details about this single are out now. It is called [Takane no Ringo] (literally: apple from a high peak; may be translated to: unattainable apple).

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New information about the new Kamen Rider Fourze novel entitled "Kamen Rider Fourze: The Amanogawa High School Graduation" is revealed. The new novel takes place after the end of the TV series and before the events of Movie Wars Ultimatum.

Siliconera Eugene

  What we have here is a new smartphone game for the new series Majestic Prince. The game, dubbed Majestic Prince Shooting Hero is an on-rails shooter have to swipe their flying mecha around the screen to dodge obstacles and bullets while targetin...

Japanator Amber Hunt

Persona 3 Version: Persona 4 Version: A new trailer for Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth has now been released, which makes it the third one! I'm so excited for this game, but sadly I won't be able to play it right away!

Question: Some anonymous group of thugs recently desecrated hundreds of copies of Diary of Anne Frank books in Japan. Could those Anne Frank book vandals in Japan hurt The Wind Rises' Oscar prospects, and possibly threaten anime and manga's viabil...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

One Piece fans, as well as those new to the anime adventures of Luffy and co. , take note! Crunchyroll will begin to stream the long-running series’ back episodes starting this weekend! Crunchyroll plans on adding an average of 20-30 episode...

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Even though the latest Kamen Rider Gaim magazine scans confirmed that Kamen Rider Gaim Kachidoki Arms will debut this March, a teaser for next month's issue revealed something interesting. First is that Gaim's silhouette features Gaim in yet anoth...

The Fandom Post Kestrel Swift

Kill la Kill Episode 20 The tables have turned about as much as possible. What They Say: Ryuko is awake and she's not happy. Intent on killing Ragyo and Nui, she heads out, leaving her allies behind. Without her power, Nudist Beach must decide wha...

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This March, the ToQGers will get more trains in the form of the Tank Ressha and the Car Carrier Ressha! These new trains can combine with the ToQ-Oh to form various mecha formations. First is the Car Carrier Ressha, this orange train can combine w...


Sekai Project is run by a small team of dedicated fans whose goal is to bring independent Japanese publications to a wider audience. This includes doujinshi, visual novels, music and more. As someone who is passionate about all of the above, I fin...

J-Pop Idols Tetho

Nonaka Misato to graduate from AKB48 Nonaka Misato announced her graduation from AKB48. Nonaka Misato is a member of AKB48 Team B. She refused her transfer to Team K after the AKB48 Group Dai Sokaku Matsuri and decided to leave the idol group.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Last week we got a look at Hugo in Ultra Street Fighter IV, and now it's Elena's turn. Behold the Street Fighter III brawler's moves in the latest trailer below.       Ultra Street Fighter IV hits Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in June, with a PC vers...

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