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April 30, 2014, 3:30 AM
Kotaku East Eric Jou

Sure, I've engaged in a little bit of creeper-like behavior with a few of my former girlfriends in the past, as shocking as that may be—but this is something else. Spotted on China's Twitter-like microblog, Weibo, and plastered all over China's va...

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The Game Symphony Japan series of concerts will begin on June 21 with a one night event at the SUNTORY Hall in Akasaka district. Orchestral versions. . .

Flying monster, previously unseen structure shown in new trailer The official channel for next month's Godzilla film began streaming its trailer for Asian territories on Monday. The trailer gives a better glimpse of a flying monster and a strange,...

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The "Cool Japan Promotion Organization," an organization dedicated to bringing traditional and popular Japanese culture to countries overseas through various business projects, has announced their plans to open a Japanese mall in the Chinese city ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Nihon TV announced on April 28 that the TV anime special GJ Club @, the sequel of the 12-episode 2013 TV anime adaptation of Shin Araki's light novel series GJ Club, will be broadcasted exclusively on its BS channel BS Nittele at 26:30 on May 5 (0...

Starting from an arcade game, over the past years Bandai Namco have managed to establish them as a company that produces high quality idol raising games with their line of The Idolm@ster video game releases which has since spanned to anime, manga ...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Between the way Japan has embraced technology and just how incredibly safe the country is, it's easy to forget that it really wasn't so long ago that the whole nation was still under the feudal system.

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Compile Heart, the developer of the Neptunia series and before that Record of Agarest War, teased an intense announcement for April 30. The tweet came from Idea Factory's Twitter account since both companies are under the same umbrella.

The King of Monsters has come to fight and in this new International Trailer, it seems that Godzilla isn't the only monster that has come out to play. Place your bets on whatever that flying monster is, but I think we can now safely set our fears ...

14th volume to ship on November 20 with "Working Music CD," book ends, booklet, variant cover The June issue of Kadokawa's Young Ace magazine is announcing on Friday that Yoshiyuki Sadamoto's 14th and final Neon Genesis Evangelion manga volume wil...

Nihongogo Dimas Permadi

AKB48's Team B breathed new life into a setlist of songs not heard from the team in nearly 5 years. Team B's "Pajama Drive" setlist is widely considered the groups best setlist and was performed to an eager crowd on April 28th.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

King Records has posted a short version promotional video for "Sky message," the leading track from popular voice actress/singer Mikako Komatsu's upcoming 2nd album "e'tuis," which is scheduled to be released in Japan on May 14.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Toonami Showcases 'Attack On Titan' Anime Dub Trailer Posted by Chris Beveridge April 28, 2014 at 03:25 PM As we get closer to the premiere of the dubbed version of Attack on Titan on Toonami, the marketing machine is going to gear up a bit more.

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This episode is all about sleeping with the enemy. Like Street Fighters Turbo II. By dress you mean outfit right? Cos a dress is definitely less revealing than the mini-skirt they are wearing right now.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Futari H' Anime Staff & Cast Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge April 29, 2014 at 02:04 PM After the revelation that after sixty volumes of the manga, Futari H would get a new OVA was met with pretty welcome news from those that have dabbled in t...

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To celebrate Japan's Golden Week holiday, Sony Computer Entertainment are holding a Golden Week sale in North America. As part of the sale, a number of games developed in Japan are being discounted by up to 75%.

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Michishige Sayumi to graduate from Morning Musume Michishige Sayumi announced her graduation from Morning Musume and Hello! Project at the end of the year after Morning Musume 2014 Fall Concert Tour. Further information on her graduation ceremony ...

RocketNews24 Scott R Dixon

The mysterious Japanese manga author Tsugumi Oba is returning to the comic book world after a two-year hiatus this May with a new manga called Skip Yamada-kun. Oba, who wrote the popular manga series Death Note and Bakuman, is writing the new mang...

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Tweet Pin It Sayumi Michishige, the longest standing member of Morning Musume, has announced plans to depart the group this Autumn. Michishige made the startling announcement at todays concert held at Shunan Cultural Center in the Yamaguchi Prefec...

I'll attempt to actually be coherent and explain more when I talk about my bizarre anime backlog this week (Wed or Thu), but for now, I just want to do a bit of reflection. On Thursday, the reason I became an anime fan took place.

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The studio responsible for Kin-iro Mosaic and the Atelier Escha & Logy anime has announced that they are working on an anime adaptation of Lance N' Masques, an action light novel series about medieval knights in modern Japan.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Selections for this year's 45th Seiun Awards have been announced, with voting open to registered participants of the Science Fiction Convention between now and June 15th. Anime titles Gargantia, Space Battleship Yamato 2199, Arpeggio of Blue Steel...

  Join the HJU discussion forum for the latest talk about Ressha Sentai ToQger episode 10! After Tokatti meets a young man named Hiroki Fujisawa who seems to be able to see the Ressha, Type Shadow sentences Tokatti to die at sunset.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Aldnoah Zero' Anime Gets Second Teaser Spot Posted by Chris Beveridge April 28, 2014 at 02:33 PM Aldnoah Zero The spring season is pretty much in full swing at this point and while we're enjoying it, we're also starting to look towards the summer...

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Eyecandy+ Reading: April 28, 2014 Ray's Picks SKE48 "Deguchi Aki Selection8 Final" on WPB Magazine – HEBIROTE AKB48 White bikinis for all! First Impressions: Hanasaki Mai ga Damattenai Episode 1 – Dorama Doll Mikuchin wasn't enthralled...

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Unsurprisingly, Isshuukan Friend's latest outing is magnificent – this time focusing on the difficulties and conflicts that every friendships come with, making for a touchingly honest display as always.

「とりあえず」 (Toriaezu) "For Now" Let's not beat around the bush–I've officially picked up this show. It has sparked life back into my weary soul, while simultaneously making me sad that my high school life isn't like that.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Sony may not have nailed down a solid western release date for Freedom Wars, but the hype train must roll on, and it's doing so in a new "CHANGE" English story trailer.       Freedom Wars hits PS Vita in the west sometime this year.

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Yes Captain Marvelous fans, when the captain is at rest, he goes on a date with an Idol and it's official, actor Ryota Ozawa (Gokaired of Kaizoku. . .

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