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May 21, 2014, 9:00 PM
Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

The lovely electro lasses of Perfume are about to release a new single later this week, and to get the hype machine spinning they’ve just unleashed a unique video focusing on the words of the song on their official YouTube channel.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Make that, Spider-Woman. Japanese celebrity and serial cosplayer Natsuki Okamoto was on her regular current events program dressed as everyone's friendly neighborhood superhero and then started "shooting" webs.

RocketNews24 KK Miller

What if we told you to follow the white rabbit? Would you have the knee-jerk reaction of "hell no! " or would you pull a Neo and see just how deep the rabbit hole goes? If you find yourself in Nagoya or Osaka, following the white rabbit might actu...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

This week's issue of Famitsu magazine fills in another spot for Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, though it technically counts as two additions. The latest to join the playable roster are Persona 3's Ken Amada and the dog Koromaru, who both add up to a sin...

Siliconera Sato

D3 Publisher and Assault Gunners developers Shade are working on a high school girl action game, Bullet Girls, that looks like the lovechild of Senran Kagura and Call of Duty. Famitsu shows us how the girls will be fighting in the girls-only shooter.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Atlus brought Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne to PlayStation Network a couple weeks ago, and now it's time to follow that up with another SMT PlayStation 2 Classic. Today's treat is Shin Megami Tensei: Digital Devil Saga, which is now available on PS...

I just had to let that one sink in for a bit. Normally the longer the buildup, the more likely the payoff is to be a letdown.   It's an inevitable part of fiction of every stripe, anime not least.   But when you're talking about Hunter X Hunter th...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Starting this summer, the Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum in the manga pioneer's home town of Takarazuka will feature a 20th anniversary exhibit blending the work of the "God of Manga" with the otome games (visual novels for a female audience ) of Otomate.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Toonami Highlights 'Dragon Ball Z: Cooler's Revenge' Anime Broadcast Posted by Chris Beveridge May 20, 2014 at 06:32 PM While fans of Bleach and Space Dandy are rightly miffed to be missing out on their weekly dose of material, a holiday weekend i...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Last week Capcom confirmed a full list of North American dates for the upcoming console and PC release of Ultra Street Fighter IV. The announcement was paired with an initial set of videos detailing character balance changes, including Ryu, Blanka...

SPYAIR vocalist IKE, who was having bronchitis treatment, shocked fans this morning when he posted on his Twitter account that he is retiring from the band.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

It's been a while since we heard anything of note regarding Forbidden Magna, the upcoming simulation RPG from some of the folks behind the Rune Factory series. It was first announced back in February, and this week's issue of Famitsu reports that ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Level-5's Yōkai Watch is a hit in Japan, and Nintendo has something special in store for those who wish to get their handheld into the spirit. A limited edition Yōkai Watch portable is coming to Japan on July 10 with the arrival of the 3DS LL Yōka...

The story of Ultraman Ginga S takes place two years after the defeat of Dark Rugiel. This time there will also be a Defense Team. This season is directed by Koichi Sakamoto. Story of Ultraman Ginga S: A long time ago, during ancient times, there e...

J-Pop Idols Tetho

Several idols in the drama GTO Mizuki (ex Shiritsu Ebisu Chuugaku) and Okamoto Natsumi (ex Oha Girl Chu! Chu! Chu! ) will be starring in the drama GTO. Kizaki Yuria (AKB48), Miyatake Mio (bump. y) and Matsui Airi (ex Sakura Gakuin) will also make ...

The June issue of Square Enix's Gangan Joker magazine is announcing the supporting cast and staff for the Akame ga Kill! television anime on Thursday. The series will star: Sora Amamiya (THE IDOLM@STER MOVIE: Kagayaki no Mukōgawa e!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Announces September 2014 Anime DVD/BD Release Slate Posted by Chris Beveridge May 20, 2014 at 02:37 PM Golden Time Sentai Filmworks is looking to have a pretty interesting month in September as they have a number of titles out tha...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Acquires 'K-On! ' First Anime Season Posted by Chris Beveridge May 20, 2014 at 01:31 PM Sentai Filmworks has added a new license to its catalog today, one that many expected to come a bit earlier in the life cycle of releases, as ...

moetron pKjd

"Seitokai Yakuindomo" – 11th Manga Volume OAD Bundle Posted by pKjd on May 20, 2014 @ 7:00 am 20 May According to Japanese publisher Kodansha, a new OAD will be bundled with the limited-edition 11th volume of Tozen Ujiie's original 「Seitokai Yakui...

Siliconera Ishaan

Hyrule Warriors, Tecmo Koei's Warriors game set in the Legend of Zelda universe, has a release date in Japan. This week's issue of Famitsu magazine reports that the game will be released on August 14th.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Dragonar Academy Volume 2 A new week of manga releases is here and we actually get a week where there's a fair bit of savings if you're an omnibus fan who wants to grab things that may have been missed before.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Yesterday we posted about Chaos;Head making its way to PS Vita in Japan this August. Thanks to Famitsu and HMV Online we now know the Vita version, Chaos;Head Dual, will be bundled with Chaos;Head Love Chu Chu!

Siliconera Sato

Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth is an upcoming game where digital and real worlds will be coming together, where the protagonists uses a special ability called "Connect Jump" to travel between worlds. The latest issue of V Jump reveals the game's fema...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

In Japanese schools, it's customary for the students to start the day with a formal greeting. The teacher walks in, the students stand, bow, and say good-morning. It's a fairly somber ritual, in keeping with the general attitude in the country tha...

Moi dix Mois Today we have to convey very sad news to all fans of Moi dix Mois. As the band released on their official website, their guitarist K passed away on May 19th. It was reported that he was found dead in his house by his relatives.

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

AKB48 will be releasing a new DVD features "AKB48 Tandoku Haru-kon in Kokuritsu Kyougijo ~ Omoide wa Zenbu Koko ni Sutete ike ! ~ (AKB48 One-man Concert in National Olympic Studium ~ Throw Away Here All the Memories ~) that was held on March 29.

SGCafe spartanchef

Girls und Panzer voice actresses Mai Fuchigami and Maya Yoshioka recently sat down with Japanese website Dengeki Online to discuss the series' new upcoming PS Vita game, Girls und Panzer: Master, Senshadou!

A bus wrapped in PR advertisements for the 2014 Sanrio Character Ranking was in operation in the Shibuya and Harajuku areas of Tokyo for three days from May 16-18. Popular characters Hello Kitty and My Melody also evoked cheers when they rode the ...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Additional character breakdowns and information about Power Rangers Dino Charge has surfaced online. The new character breakdowns features the support characters of the series. For the character breakdowns of the Rangers, you can check this post.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Attack on Titan is nothing if not evocative. So, in their 67th "Teens React To. . . " video, TheFineBros tried out a bit of it on eleven teens between ages 14 and 19.   Spoilers. . . plenty of them were already familiar with it to one extent or an...

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