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April 26, 2014, 9:30 AM
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Earlier this month we highlighted the work of banana engraver Keisuke Yamada. His highly detailed and potassium rich recreations of popular people and characters had made him something of a celebrity around Japan and abroad.

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Amagi Brilliant Park Airing Fall/Autumn 2014 The official website of the Amagi Brilliant Park anime has revealed that the series will be airing this Fall/Autumn. The adaptation is based on Shoji Gatoh's light novel series, and will be animated by ...

We can all agree that being lazy is the best. There's nothing quite like spending a weekend catching up on Game of Thrones, stuffing your face with pizza and taking care of certain, uh… solo carnal needs (Just me?

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Super Sonico was just about to hop in her own game with next month's release of SoniPro, AKA Super Sonico in Production. The idol production and communication game was recently pushed back from its May 29 slot to a less specific 2014 release window.

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Earlier in the week, an NHK net buzz segment mentioned that historical warship girl phenomenon KanColle was generating more social media chatter than US President Obama's visit to Japan. In the coverage of that report at J-Cast was the a mention t...

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The catchy theme song from Attack on Titan found its way into Taiko: Drum Master Wii U Version. Crimson Bow & Arrow is available as downloadable content in Bandai Namco's game as a freebie.   Nintendo also released a bunch of songs to tie in with ...

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Earlier this month, producers shared the first photos of the cast of the upcoming live-action Lupin III film. Fans were excited to see the band of rouges from the hit anime and manga in the flesh, and now they can see them in motion thanks to the ...

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SCanadian music artist Avril Lavigne released her latest music video for her song, "Hello Kitty," and it has some people up in arms claiming it's racist. It's really not. The music video for "Hello Kitty" has Lavigne singing and dancing on site in...

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Following the launch of a site last month, the latest anime visual for Yasuhiro Takemoto and Kyoto animation's adaptation of Full Metal Panic author Shoji Gatoh's latest light novel series, Amagi Brilliant Park, has been accompanied by the news th...

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Danganronpa, the video game about high school students killing each other, is now receiving a stage play adaptation. Are you ready for some live action punishments? Danganronpa the Stage will be produced by the company Cornflakes with supervision ...

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The official Rurouni Kenshin Facebook page has posted the newest poster Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno/The Legend Ends films. The film poster features the tagline "Farewell, Kenshin. "Publicity producer Tokunaga Kimura explained the tagline: "It s...

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As many readers guessed, the teaser site Arc System Works put up was for Bloodrayne. Arc System Works picked up the rights to publish Bloodrayne: Betrayal from WayForward and Majesco in Japan. The game will be called Bloodrayne: Crimson Traitor an...

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A few weeks before the epic finale of the UC saga known as Episode 7: Over The Rainbow hits the theaters in Japan, the first seven minutes of the movie has been streamed and it is released in both English and Japanese Dubs.

The official website for the new live-action Lupin the Third film began streaming a trailer on Friday. Much of the same footage aired on the Asachan (Morning Chance) program on the TBS television station in Japan earlier this week.

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'Rail Wars' Anime Adaptation Gets First Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge April 25, 2014 at 09:10 AM Rail Wars Originally announced as going into production back in December, Pony Canyon has revealed the first promotional video for the summer 2014 s...

Production I. G has announced plans to animate a feature film based on the late Hinako Sugiura's acclaimed historical manga Sarusuberi. Summer Days with Coo & Colorful director Keiichi Hara will direct "Miss Hokusai," a biographical film about fam...

The wrap-around obi band around the 60th compiled volume of Aki Katsu's Futari H (Manga Sutra) manga is announcing on Monday that a new original video animation (OVA) inspired by the manga has been green-lit.

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Nintendo is just starting to roll out Game Boy Advance games with first party titles like Advance Wars and Golden Sun. Soon third party games will arrive on Virtual Console including the Mega Man Battle Network series.

The first half of the Gakumon! ~Okami Shoujo wa Kujikenai~ (School of Monsters! Wolf Girl Won't Give Up) web anime special is now online. The adaptation of the current manga by Senyuu creator Robinson Haruhara depicts the struggles of a student wh...

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Based on the manga by Samurai Deeper Kyo creator Akimine Kamijyō, with Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood's Yasuhiro Irie writing and directing, the Code:Breaker anime hits DVD/Blu-ray on June 24. Following up on a recent extended clip, FUNimation h...

Former KAT-TUN member Koki Tanaka(田中聖) (28), who was dismissed from Johnny's in September of 2013 could be making a full scale return soon. In March of 2014, Tanaka was seen at the red carpet event for the 6th Okinawa International Film Festival.

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Takara Tomy, the toy company that is responsible for bringing us those transforming alien robots known as Transformers is planning of teaming-up the. . .

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A bunch of new images have released for the upcoming CGI film Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary. The film is the first in the franchise to be rendered in 3D CGI. The film will be produced by Toei Animation and is set to release on June 21st.

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Bandai Namco's sequel to the portable port of the Dragon Ball Heroes arcade game now has a release date. The card-based Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission 2 fighter is set for an August 7 launch on Nintendo 3DS in Japan.

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We've seen some of what The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Blue Evolution has to offer on PS Vita, from a new anime intro to full voice acting for the main story, upgraded graphics, and more. Kadokawa Games and Chara-Ani have a limited edition on the...

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To promote the upcoming Kikaider REBOOT film, Kikaider will make an appearance in an episode of Kamen Rider Gaim this May. In the upcoming crossover, Jiro aka Kikaider is in Zawame City and ends up befriending Kouta.

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Valued member of the community DJ Amaya and staff member Chase Lim have both contributed remixes for up-and-coming Japanese EDM producer MINIKOMA☆'s debut single, Departed! Departed is a powerful dance track featuring incredibly catchy melodies an...

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Sentai Filmworks Reveals 'Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions! ' Anime ADR Director Posted by Chris Beveridge April 24, 2014 at 04:37 PM Emily Neves With the recent changes to the release of Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions!

3DS game will be released in Japan on August 7 Famitsu began streaming the opening video for the Senran Kagura 2 -Shinku- Nintendo 3DS video game on Tuesday. The video features the song "Hikari to Yami no Kanata" (Beyond Light & Dark) by Kokuritsu...

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It was recently revealed that Persona 4's Rise Kujikawa, who was previously an NPC character, will be playable this time around in Persona 4 Arena Ultimax. This week's issue of Famitsu shares more details on her backstory.

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