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May 10, 2014, 2:00 PM
RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

Love-struck netizens across China, Taiwan and Japan have been voicing their disappointment after finding out that the exceptionally cute girl pictured above is actually an exceptionally cute boy. This isn't the first time this kind of switcheroo h...

PC version will be available soon through Steam Square Enix confirmed on Friday that it will release Final Fantasy III on Windows PC over Steam. German video game regulation body USK previously listed the port before its official announcement.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This past weekend, Machi✩Asobi was held in anime studio ufotable's backyard of Tokushima City. For the anime event, the studio working on a new Fate/stay night anime series presented a special bit of working footage featuring a battle between serv...

CD review / BORN SKIN Lyrics: Ryoga / Music: K / Arrange: BORNAn outstanding bass, heavy drums and harsh guitar riffs open "SKIN", the second track in this mini album. Through keeping on with hard and powerful instrumental base that recharge energ...

Siliconera Sato

Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax, Sega's arcade fighter featuring characters from Sword Art Online, A Certain Scientific Railgun, and many other Dengeki Bunko light novel series, launched earlier this Spring.

To celebrate Reebok's Insta Pump Fury's 20th anniversary, the company released limited edition Gundam shoes on April 29th. The sneakers are available at Reebok stores in China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Earlier today in Tokyo, limited edition bananas went on sale. They even had serial numbers. Yes, serial numbers. On bananas. As reported by Entabe, NariNari and on Excite News, Dole released the premium bananas at Takashimaya Department Store in S...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Viz Media Sets May Digital Manga Releases Posted by Chris Beveridge May 9, 2014 at 11:03 AM Future Diary  Viz Media continues to grow their digital manga releases and they've got a number of new titles set to debut this month that will get fans in...

Whoever is choosing the Alphamax figure line up of figures has tastes which match mine a lot! I love their figures! Today we look at Alisa from God Eater 2 in her battle swimwear gear which just went up for pre-order today - shes so cute that I po...


X JAPAN will hold a live performance at Madison Square Garden in the US, and they will release their first ever best album, "THE WORLD~X JAPAN Hatsu no Zensekai Best~" on June 17. YOSHIKI imageThe best album will be released in 2014, which is the ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Bubblegum Crisis It's been ten years since AnimEigo last released Bubblegum Crisis on home video with the DVD set that contained the main series run. Now with their Kickstarter full funded earlier this year, the production is fully underway and th...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

A makai-girl artist who is ill with ultimate teenage delusion sickness, Shiina Pikarin, will be releasing her first-ever mini album "Shikkoku no Yami ni Somarishi Utagoe ga Kisama nimo Kikoeruka…" onMay 21.

Entravity Entrav Riccardo

Chaika? CHAIKA! CHAIKA INTENSIFIES. Hitsugi no Chaika Episode 5 Review Ping Pong Episode 5 Review Firstly, I have to say that things are pretty busy for me nowadays with how I'm trying to finish Youtube videos alongside the weekly reviews.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Charapedia, a Japanese anime curation site operated by Saitama-based company Egg Mode, reports today on May 9 the result of their latest online survey "The ideal family characters chosen by anime fans 2014," which was conducted with 10,042 registe...

CD review / BORN BORN, who have just held their first live in Asia by performing in Taiwan with DIV and DaizyStripper in a 3-band concert titled "HYSTERIC CIRCUS ASIA CIRCUIT vol. 1", released their new mini album "THE STALIN -666-" on April 9th.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Satsuki Yoshino's 'Barakamon' Anime Adds More Supporting Cast Posted by Chris Beveridge May 8, 2014 at 02:02 PM With an undated but planned 2014 broadcast, the anime adaptation of Barakamon has added a few new actors to the mix this week.

JEFusion Magnum

On Wednesday, a new television ad with the title "You're Hiding Something" has begun streaming for Gareth Edwards' Godzilla film remake on its. . .

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Mushibugyo' Manga Sets Bundled OVA Series Posted by Chris Beveridge May 9, 2014 at 04:11 PM With fourteen volumes released so far and a twenty-six episode TV series that was broadcast in 2013, it's not a surprised that we're going to see more Mus...

Siliconera Ishaan

Following retail leaks, Tecmo Koei have officially announced Atelier Rorona Plus: The Alchemist of Arland for a western release. The game will be available for PlayStation 3 and Vita on June 24th in North America and June 20th in Europe.

SGCafe spartanchef

The official Dengeki Online youtube channel has started streaming a new gameplay video for the upcoming Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment video game for the PS Vita and it features a mysterious location within Aincrad known as the "Secret Area".

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on May 9, 2014 at 8:57 am | In LIFESTYLE | No Comments Bibliophile Shunsuke Mori wanted to have his own private library and he wanted others to enjoy it too. He came up with the Mori no Tosho Shitsu, Mori's Library, which will ...

Nearly four years after multi-faceted actor and director Joey Ansah and co-director Owen Trevor fireballed the interwebs with the impressive three-minute short film, Street Fighter: Legacy, online platform Machinima will be hosting the next level ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

If you like Bandai's 14cm 20th Anniversary Sailor Moon S. H. Figuarts.  you'll love their 19cm FiguartsZero. Sailor Moon was scheduled for March in Japan and April in North America. Now, Sailor Venus has been lined up for an October Japanese relea...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

The financial news source Nikkei reported on Friday that the American media conglomerate Walt Disney will begin running the quintessential Japanese anime Doraemon on television throughout the United States this summer.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The Armored Riders and Japan's J. League will play soccer to win the Forbidden Golden Fruit in the Kamen Rider Gaim summer movie! The said soccer match was film last April 22 and 28 at the Fukuda Denshi Arena.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Nihon Keizai Shimbun/The Nikkei reports today on May 9 that digital cable and satellite television channel Disney XD will start airing an anime adaptation of Fujiko Fujio's nationally popular manga Doraemon in the US this summer.

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu's new single "Kira Kira Killer" will be available in an exclusive limited edition merchandise bundle! The song is currently used in the new au commercial. The bundle will include a vinyl bag, a shiny sticker, a signed mini poster...

Hit manga "Bakuman" will be getting a live action.

AFA Channel! Crimsondramon

6 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 2 Google+ 1 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 6 Flares × On the the evening on 07 May 2014, the Pokémon Twitter page announced that two new Pokémon titles will be launching worldwide sometime in November 2014.

JEFusion Magnum

It has been announced on Thursday in the official website for the upcoming anime of Eiki Eiki and Zaou Taishi's boys-love manga Love Stage! ! more of. . .

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