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April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

This evening, U. S. President Barack Obama arrives in Japan. While here, he'll be meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, with the two scheduled to discuss strengthening diplomatic ties between the U.

Kotaku East András Neltz

Microsoft has revealed the exact release date of the Xbox One in Japan: September 4. According to Microsoft, 48 Japanese companies have registered to develop games for the console so far, including Bandai Namco, Capcom, Konami, and Square Enix.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This year's issue 14 of semimonthly seinen magazine Big Comic Superior, on sale June 27th, will begin serializing Steves, a manga telling the story of the early careers of Apple co-founders Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs.

J-Pop Idols Tetho

Iriyama Anna (AKB48) to be starring in the movie Aooni Iriyama Anna (AKB48) will be starring in the movie Aooni (青鬼). It is a horror movie. The story is based on a popular game in Japan. Aooni will be released in theaters on July 5.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

As cute as we thought they were, when we first heard about Hello Kitty contact lenses last summer, we weren't entirely sure they'd catch on. Was there really a market for this kind of thing, particularly at the contacts' price point of 5,800 yen (...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Tokyo Otaku Mode has published the results of a January poll in which Facebook followers from around the world were asked to name the anime that made them cry while watching.     Almost a thousand respondents suggested 275 anime titles.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

We've known that the next game in the Ace Attorney (Gyakuten Saiban) series has been in the works for a while, and this week's issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu offers up an interesting reveal. The next 3DS entry will be set in Meiji Era Japan,...

Premium Bandai, Bandai's official shopping website, began offering light-up LED replicas of the Soul Gem and Homulily's Dark Orb from the Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Move 3: Rebellion for pre-order on Monday.

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

No Game No Life BD/DVD CM April 22nd, 2014 / By Tabris / No comments » / Categories: Anime, Video Two weeks after the premiere of its hikki-action anime series No Game No Life, Media Factory published a promo video announcing the show's release on...

Siliconera Robert Ward

At Bandai Namco's Global Gamer's Day event, Siliconera spoke with product manager Dennis Lee about the reception of the Tales of series of RPGs in the West. Namco have begun to bring these games over fairly regularly now, and have committed to try...

Kuroo, Gozume, Yaku of Nekoma High School's volleyball team This year's combined 22nd/23rd issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Monday that Yūichi Nakamura, Yuuki Kaji, and Shinnosuke Tachibana are joining the cast of t...

AFA Channel! Crimsondramon

0 Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 0 0 Flares × Ever felt like you need a new music player? Well here's a suggestion! Sony's latest Walkman F Series Evangelion Model!

Siliconera Spencer

The much loved, but forgotten by Konami RPG series is coming back and this time it isn't a slot machine. Suikoden II is on deck to be re-released as a PsOne Classic. A rating for Suikoden II popped up on the ESRB as a PlayStation 3 game with Sony ...

Japanator Elliot Gay

Ace Attorney is easily one of my top five favorite video game series. It's weird, it's got fantastic characters, and the music gets my blood pumping at all the right times. I loved Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies, and to say I was excited for the nex...

Banpresto has launched its new brand aimed at adult females called Girls Memories and announced on April 17 that the first round of arcade prizes for the brand will be based on Sailor Moon. At the end of April, four deformed figures in the "Sailor...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

In 1994, to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the franchise, Sunrise kicked off the "alternate universe" Gundam series. These still featured Gundam's fundamental conflict between Earth and its orbiting colonies, but departed from the continuity ...

In addition to their announcement that Tales of Hearts R will be released in Europe and Australasia, Bandai Namco Games Europe have shared the launch trailer for the game in addition to a small set of screenshots available below.

Naruto 674 – All The Eyes Filed under Manga, Naruto (Manga) by Zephyr | 0 Comments Here we go. We got Sasuke and Naruto facing off with Madara with their new found powers for the first time, and it's a pretty fabulous show of new techniques.

SGCafe spartanchef

Nudist Beach's Aikuro Mikisugi has gained a lot of fans since Studio Trigger's hit anime series, Kill la Kill, first aired, mainly because of his over-the-top exhibitionist antics. Now, Trigger has released an official cosplay of the eccentric "Mi...

Apr. 23. 2014 Sponsored links It was unveiled on April 22, that Morning Musume. '14's 56th single "Toki wo koe Sora wo koe / Password is 0" won the first place of Oricon weekly single sales ranking, with 1st week sales of 119,000 copies.

Nihongogo Rocky H

AKB48's recently announced pennant race algorithm was unveiled yesterday and left many fans scratching their heads. The 2014 AKB48 Group Pennant Race [AKB48グループペナントレース], compiling data from April 22nd until October 31st, will include all the 48 gr...

S. H. Figuarts Hikaider and Kikaider Teased Another scan of this month's issue of Figureoh Magazine teases the release of Ishinomori's classic Kikaider character. He'll making his long awaited debut into the S.


Apr22 Rebecca is building herself a harem!   Hey, good to have you back. This one gets really wild and wacky. Undead dragon riding ain't for pansies. ————————————- Hello readers and welcome back to another epic tag team post on Seikoku no Dragonar...

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on April 23, 2014 at 3:59 pm | In CULTURE | No Comments There are two important foreign dignitaries in Japan right now. One is the President of the United States of America and the other is, well, Justin Bieber.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Bandai Namco Games announced that a Power Rangers Super Megaforce game is coming to the Nintendo 3DS this fall. This side-scrolling action game will allow players to experience the legendary powers of the Super Megaforce Rangers and save the earth...

「運命の子供たち」 (Unmei no Kodomoutachi) "Children of Destiny" Three episodes in and I think Black Bullet has finally overcome all the things that had me doubting it after its debut. With the focus on the action but still taking the time to highlight the...

Japanator Dae Lee

A unique art style and mysteriously dark premise was beckoning me, telling me that this show had the potential to bring something really interesting to the season. With Junichi Saito at the helm, director of acclaimed Sailor Moon and Princess Tutu...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The Fatal Frame series seems like the perfect fit for Wii U and its GamePad, so it's good to hear that Nintendo is partnering up with Tecmo Koei for a new entry in the series on Wii U. There's currently no title or release date for the game.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Announces August Anime DVD/BD Release Schedule Posted by Chris Beveridge April 22, 2014 at 02:19 PM August is shaping up to be a busy month for Sentai Filmworks once again as they've announced their slate of releases that will lan...

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