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March 26, 2014, 6:30 PM
RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

Restaurant "Sushiya no Hachi" (すし屋の野八) in Asakusa, Tokyo is serving up some really tiny sushi. So tiny, in fact, that you might not even be able to find it on your plate! Sushi chef Hironori Ikeno is the man behind these minuscule works of art.

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The Newtype Rankings for March 2014 was dominated by the girls of 765 Pro as The iDOLM@STER Movie sent three characters to the top 10 female rankings, one in the male rankings and topped the anime rankings.

Mar. 25. 2014 Sponsored links It was unveiled that THE POSSIBOOOO, You Kikkawa, predia, 7cm, Chu-Z are going to hold a joint live under the theme of "Otona-kei" (matured idols). "IDOL CONTENT EXPO ~ Sakura saku Seisen ~" will be held on April 18, ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the April TV anime collection, this feature introduces the flyers for the summer 2014 TV anime and upcoming anime and live-action adaptation films which I found at AnimeJapan 2014. It covers from the cross-dressing TV anime Himegoto in J...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

In a strange coincidence and follow up to our previous story concerning Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F 2nd, Sega has announced that the game will be getting an international release. The Vocaloid rhythm game will be coming out on the PlayStation 3 a...

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fhána – "kotonoha breakdown" MV Posted by pKjd on Mar 25, 2014 @ 11:59 pm 25 Mar The Japanese music quartet fhána recently released an animated music video for their single "kotonoha breakdown" — a song written when they first formed the group bef...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Gargantia On The Verdurous Planet OVA The official site for Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet has updated with new information that was revealed at the AnimeJapan 2014 trade show this weekend in that the property will be getting a new two part OVA...


As you may recall from my review of their single "SSS 〜Shock Shocker Shockest〜," Kamen Rider Girls is a J-Rock/J-Pop outfit that was created to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Kamen Rider Series.

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Copies of Keiji Nakazawa's Barefoot Gen manga were temporarily removed from 13 elementary and middle schools in Osaka's Izumisano City. Nakazawa's manga that tells the story of survival after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Announces Large July 2014 Anime DVD/BDRelease Slate Posted by Chris Beveridge March 25, 2014 at 10:30 AM Sasami-san@Ganbaranai Episode 2 The summer season does often see a lot of releases coming out as the distributors get what th...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Nahoko Uehashi, author of anime-adapted novel series Moribito and Erin, has won the 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Author Award, the children's literature equivalent of the Nobel Prize. The author was informed by the Japanese Board on Books for Youn...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Amphibian invader comedy Sgt Frog returned to anime for the first time in nearly three years this week with a new Sunrise Flash anime directed by Haruki Kasugamori.   Cast on the older anime returns, but these are joined by Aoi Yuki (Madoka Magica...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I'm really bad at Othello… however I'm not bad at Tetris! Puyopuyo is pretty much impossible for me… and when playing Super Smash Bros I'll tend to get knocked off the screen within the first five seconds.

Siliconera Sato

If you happen to be a PlayStation Plus member and never tried a Monster Hunter game now's the time. Sony Computer Entertainment will be hooking up PlayStation Plus members with Monster Hunter Freedom Unite for free, starting March 25th for PlaySta...

japanCRUSH Beth

Japan is fond of the cute mascot characters that are known as "moe" characters, with even temples using moe characters to attract more visitors. Now, electronics company SHARP has come up with an idea for a new version of their robot vacuum that u...

Siliconera Ishaan

Super Smash Bros. on Nintendo 3DS will feature black outlines around the game's characters, in order to make them easier to see on the device's smaller screen, when things get too hectic. Depending on your preference, these outlines can be left on...

Siliconera Spencer

Experience, the makers of Demon Gaze, was working with Cyberfront on a sequel to Labyrinth Cross Blood: Infinity. While Cyberfront dissolved their gaming division, Experience's dungeon RPG was not canceled.

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Believe it or not, Basco is watching the American version of their show, Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger! Check out his Tweet!

Square Enix recently launched Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster, which for the first time in a decade brings together two of their classic PlayStation 2 RPG's which personally served as my welcoming to the RPG market as a whole.

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Eyecandy+ Reading: March 25, 2014 Ray's Picks AKB48 Haruka Shimazaki "Paruru Harumeku" on EX Taishu Magazine – HEBIROTE AKB48 Paruru charms in her own subtle way with this pictorial. xxxakaskorpion: Sata-san: It seems you still sleep w...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

To stop Japanese teens from smoking, Okayama Prefecture released an anti-smoking anime. It's over seven minutes long and features crap animation. Titled "Tabako wa Dasai" (たばこはダサい) or "Cigarettes Are Lame," the anime was created with the cooperati...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

S Over the past few weeks I have looked at both the series and movie of popular classic anime Cowboy Bebop. And as the PlayStation 2 game Cowboy Bebop: The Serenade of Reminiscence never left Japan, I just knew I had to play it as well.

Nihongogo Greg Abesamis

Tweet Pin It Rebecca Flint (a. k. a. Beckii Cruel) is a British Pop and Dance singer. Her popularity rose in Japan rose after her YouTube videos of her dancing to J-Pop were spread around the Internet.

In commemoration of the Blu-ray box release of the TV series Galaxy Express 999, Seibu Railway has announced a "Galaxy Express 999 wrapped train. " The train is in service now for roughly half a month until April 4.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Publisher Seven Seas announced its latest manga license with the addition of No Game, No Life, the manga written by Yuu Kamiya and illustrated by Mashiro Hiiragi. The first volume is set to arrive in October.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

There will be a total of 40 songs in Sega's upcoming Vocaloid rhythm game Hatsune Miku Project Diva F 2nd. The Dengeki PlayStation magazine has revealed the final 2 songs that will be featured in the game: Hatsune Miku no Gekishou by cosMo@Bousou-...

Hakaider rides a Bike in Kikaider REBOOT & Tokugawa Yoshimune joins Battride War II Here's a Scan of Hakaider from Kikaider REBOOT. It features him riding a bike by Kawasaki. Maybe they are shifting from Honda to Suzuki, right now.

Toaru Hikuushi e no Koiuta – 12 Filed under First Impressions, Toaru Hikuushi e no Koiuta by Zephyr | 1 Comment 「空の果て」 (Sora no Hate) "The End of the Sky" The penultimate episode is here and suddenly it's Isla's last mission.

Impression: In episode 24 of Nagi no Asukara, Chisaki is finally forced to confront her feelings concerning Tsumugu… But, before we talk about that…poor Akira – Nagi no Asukara's true victim. It's always nice to have a little comic relief amidst m...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Following up on the last clip, Square Enix has more footage from upcoming rhythm game sequel Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call. This batch features a look at the new beast summons—which include Knights of the Round and Chocobo, among o...

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