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March 11, 2014, 5:00 AM
Crunchyroll Scott Green

You're only young once, but as Tomoaki "Master Roshi" Kohguchi demonstrates, you can cosplay forever. This week, businessman/cosplayer turned 64 this week, much to the delight of his online fans. 【おたおめ】今日で64歳になる広島自作派現役レイヤー @kohguchiさんの本気をみるのです&hel...

The anime studio P. A. Works (True Tears, Angel Beats! , Hanasaku Iroha - Blossoms for Tomorrow, The Eccentric Family, Nagi no Asukara) opened a teaser website to announce a new original television anime called Glasslip.

Namco Bandai Games began streaming the seventh and final full promotional video for its J-Stars Victory Vs. "team battle action" video game on Monday. The 13-minute video highlights the 52 characters from 32 titles who will appear in Shonen Jump's...

Kasuga Mirai & other idols mark smartphone game's 1st year with concert, giveaways A special animation video began streaming on smartphones to celebrate the first anniversary of The IDOLM@STER Million Live idol group producing game.

Siliconera Spencer

The first print of Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster for PlayStation 3 packs the game with a little art book like Kigndom Hearts HD 1. 5 Remix. One interesting piece in the Final Fantasy X section is this drawing of Mt.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

A new portal site for the 35th anniversary of Sunrise's Mobile Suit Gundam series launched today. The first TV anime series Mobile Suit Gundam started airing in Japan on April 7, 1979. While not much information is revealed, the tagline on the sit...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Suzuki takes less hands-on role at studio he co-founded with Hayao Miyazaki, Isao Takahata. 65-year-old producer Toshio Suzuki is voluntarily stepping down from his position at Studio Ghibli, although he will assume the new title of "general manager.

So, the project continues right along. Two weeks ago I asked a few manga letterers to share their advice on manga lettering. Today, it's the translators turn!   I think we all should know the role of a translator, but I bet there's some stuff behi...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Actor Masaki Suda (Kamen Rider W) wins Newcomer of the Year for this year's Japan Academy Prize. In his blog, the 21-year-old actor thanked his supporters, his family and the staff and cast of the film, "The Backwater" (Tomogui) where he starred at.

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

The snow in Japan may be starting to melt (unless you live in Hokkaido), but that doesn't mean the snowmen have to go away. Thanks to Megmilk Snow Brand Company, you'll be greeted by a chilly friend every morning with their limited edition snow mu...

Siliconera Eugene

  Touch Detective 3: Does Nameko Dream Of Bananas? is the next in the puzzle series featuring a mushroom called Funghi and main character detective Mackenzie as she works to solve the mystery of missing bananas.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

FUNimation Reveals 'Attack On Titan' Anime Release Extras/Premium Details Posted by Chris Beveridge March 10, 2014 at 11:21 AM Attack On Titan FUNimation has one of, if not the, biggest releases set for this year on June 3rd, 2014 with the first h...

Last week I actually had decided to drop Happiness Charge Precure mainly because there was literally almost nothing for me to talk about, but I was also sick so a part of me wondered whether it was because of my 'bias impatient mood' and just bein...

The cream, as it usually does, is rising to the top. The welcome news that Space Dandy will indeed by 26 episodes (split cour, with the second presumably coming in the Summer or Autumn) couldn't have come at a better time, because the series is on...

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The epic Shounen Jump! rumble known as J Stars Victory VS will finally be released this March 19. 2014 and Jump fans all over the globe are certainly looking forward for this one. Namco Bandai has recently released the games 7th and last PV and it...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

In the seventh promo for Shaft and director Akiyuki Shinbo's (Madoka Magica, Monogatari, this season's Nisekoi) spring Mekakucity Actors anime, based on the popular series of songs by Jin (Shizen no Teki-P) titled Kage rou Project (Heat-Haze Proje...

DesmondChieng Desmond

I almost forgot that today is actually "Zaku Day" & "Miku Day". This is a day dedicated to otaku's favorite virtual idol Hatsune Miku or their favorite mobile suit Zaku. ^Artwork from 舟武士's Pixiv account.

Impression It was a short, but tense confrontation between Alibaba and Ren Kouen at the start of the episode – had things not worked out right, Alibaba could have easily been overpowered by Kouen and his giant household.

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Eyecandy+ Reading: March 9, 2014 Ray's Picks NMB48 Ayaka Okita "Rising Sun" on UTB Magazine – HEBIROTE AKB48 A wonderfully evocative set of pics. I really need to study NMB more. Berryz Kobo 10th Anniversary fan art – Berryz Kobo Inter...

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Tweet Pin It Akara Hayami, the only graduate of idol group Momoiro Clover, today made the decision to shutter her official blog. Hayami shares "It's something that I started back in 2011 but as of today will end.

Tsunku Goes On Hiatus for Cancer Treatment Greg March 8th, 2014 The following is my own opinion and does not necessarily reflect those of the other Selective Hearing staff, our affiliates and/or partners.

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