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Hamatora The Animation Season 2 Titled Re:_Hamatora – Animation Studio Changed The official website of Hamatora The Animation has revealed that the second season of the anime will be titled Re:_Hamatora.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

There's something serene and elegant about cherry blossoms. Maybe it's their soft color, or the way the delicate petals flutter in the breeze, but the sakura are at once aesthetically enticing and deeply soothing.

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An anime adaptation has been announced for Denkigai no Honya-san, a casual manga about life working in a bookstore in the middle of an otaku hub. Written by Asato Mizu, Denkigai no Honya-san (The Bookstore of the Electric Town) begins when a shy b...

The official channel for this summer's Rurouni Kenshin live-action films began streaming the full English-subtitled trailer on Thursday. The trailer previews the theme song "Mighty Long Fall" by the band ONE OK ROCK, who also performed the first l...

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Granola bars tend to call to hiking and other outdoor activities to mind. Conversely, anime and its fandom are easily thought of as more indoor interests. Well, brand Nature Valley spent the day on social media bridging that gap, talking Love Live...

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Compile Heart has released a teaser video for Hyperdimension Neptunia VII that shows it's actually divided into three stories. Hyperdimension Neptunia VII (Shinjigen Game Neptune Victory II) is divided into three arcs: the Zero Dimension, Hyperdim...

Complete Blu-ray, DVD sets with English dub slated for August NIS America announced on Wednesday that it will release the Cardcaptor Sakura anime series in a Blu-ray Premium Edition and DVD Standard Edition in North America.

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

Tweet Pin It During an emotional show at AKB48 Theater it was revealed that Team A Captain and General Manager Minami Takahashi will be leaving the J-pop supergroup before her next birthday. Minami Takahashi [高橋みなみ] born April 8, 1991 in Tokyo joi...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

NIS America has just dropped news about a pretty special release for fans as they've acquired the rights to the Cardcaptor Sakura TV series. They'll be releasing it on August 5th, 2014 in a couple of different ways.

RocketNews24 Joan Coello

It would seem that dressing your little brother up as a girl is one of the most enjoyed past time of elder siblings. In Japan, too, many elder sisters and brothers are putting their younger male siblings through extreme makeovers to make them pret...

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CDJapan has opened pre-orders for the Blu-ray and DVD release of the Ressha Sentai ToQGer vs. Kamen Rider Gaim Summer Break Special. The said special aired last March 30th and served as a tie-in to the Heisei Rider vs.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Neon Genesis Evangelion While the anime ended oh so long ago, the manga has rolled on slowly but surely for the adaptation of Neon Genesis Evangelion by Yoshiyuki Sadamoto. Kadokawa now has a new promotional video out for the fourteenth and final ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Kindaichi Case Files' Live Action Specials Gets New TV Series Posted by Chris Beveridge April 30, 2014 at 04:30 PM Kindaichi Case Files R With a new TV series running this spring that came after a TV special last year and another one earlier this...

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'selector infected WIXOSS' Anime Gets Second Season Posted by Chris Beveridge April 30, 2014 at 02:50 PM Selector Infected Wixoss With FUNimation simulcasting selector infected WIXOSS this season, things are about to get a bit more interesting for...

Japanator Jeff Chuang

Yen Press's English-language release of Sword Art Online novel, volume one, is topping the BookScan Sci-fi list this week. The Nielsen BookScan service tracks sales of the novels in retail book chains and some independent book shops, but excludes ...


  Taiwan Day 2! - 1) It's 19 degrees babyyyyy! 2) Went to Wufenpu but it was raining fuuuuu. I was prepared to burn all my money here but I ended up not buying anything at all because the style wasn't to my liking.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With DVD and Blu-ray releases coming June 3rd, Sentail Filmworks has announced the English dub cast for the anime adaptation of otome game Amnesia.   ABOUT AMNESIA She runs through the flaming building seeking escape.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

As a student, I always picked foreign language over art when choosing electives, and when it was time to select an extracurricular activity, I opted for the football team over the painting club. I don't regret those choices.

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Valve's hit game Left 4 Dead is coming to Japanese arcade games. NESiCA. net, a Taito network service for arcade games like Persona 4 Arena Ultimax and Gunslinger Stratos, announced the official title for a game previously known as project Z.

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Casting Voice from Bandai Namco Games is an interesting concept that turns the voiceover business into a video game. As a producer, you pick voice actors for different scripts like an anime called Magic Knights Blazer Blade and oddly enough the 19...

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With reports that actor Ryota Ozawa (Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger) and idol Shoko Nakagawa are currently dating surfaced online, rumors about Ozawa having a kid started to surface. Though the current status of the couple's relationship wasn't confirmed...

Mamoru Miyano Special Live 2013 ~Travelling! ~ sold 2,287 copies to rank #18 on the overall DVD chart. Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Artist/Category Highest Rank Weeks on Chart 1 - Kuroko's Basketball 2nd seaso...

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The trailer for the 2014 Godzilla film for Asian territories was posted in the film's official YouTube channel. The new trailer gave us a better look on another monster and hints of a possible monster battle that will happen in the film.

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At long last, Toei's Spider-Man is going to make his appearance in the upcoming Marvel Spider-verse comic crossover event as confirmed by. . .

Perfume revealed they will hold an arena tour titled 'Perfume 5th Tour 2014: Gurun Gurun' starting in August.

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Kpop Reading: April 30, 2014 Ray's Picks New Champ dedicated "Yahage" lyrics to After School's Nana … the thirst is real – Asian Junkie Countdown to restraining order, five, four, three… Top 10 Favorite K-Pop & J-Pop Music Videos – Wot...

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The first 3 minutes and 39 seconds of Heisei Rider vs. Showa Rider: Kamen Rider War feat. Super Sentai has surfaced online. The clip features the opening battle & some major plot details. Produced by Shinichiro Shirakura (Super Hero Taisen), direc...

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Recap Yuki becomes jealous of Shogo's deepening friendship with Kaori. Loosing his cool, he insults Kaori, leaving her distraught. Taking some time to think, she heads to a spot she wanted to go to together.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Photos that purport to be of a trade show flyer for the upcoming Sailor Moon Crystal anime, slated to run the first and third Saturdays of the month starting July 5th, list that the series will run 26 episodes.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Dennou Coil Originally released in a pricier box set back in December 2012, Siren Visual is setting a new priced-down non-box set release for Dennou Coil. The series will see release on August 20th, 2014 for $49.

「国王《グランド・マスター》」 (Kokuou "Gurando Masutaa") "Grandmaster" The climax of the battle for Imanity's throne leads to a challenge far greater. It's you and me man, against the whole damn world. Let's play! Revolution & Assassination What a reversal from...

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