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May 27, 2014, 3:30 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

One of the things I've noticed about living in Japan is that the country's non-native speakers are fuck all at using the fucking f-word. Good thing there's a new book that aims to correct that! As noted by Kotaku reader Chris Hill, Japan recently ...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

A saw-wielding maniac has attacked AKB48 members at their latest handshaking event, severely injuring Rina Kawaei and Anna Iriyama along with a staff member. According to police reports, a 24-year-old unemployed Aomori prefecture man arrived at an...

With the release of ClariS' third full album "Party Time," Alice has announced her departure, or "graduation," from the 2-person group.   A Tweet sent from the group's official Twitter page on Monday linked to a personal message from Alice herself.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Cowboy Bebop' & 'Dragon Ball Z Kai' Anime Getting Toonami Runs Posted by Chris Beveridge May 26, 2014 at 01:25 PM Cowboy Bebop While details are still slim and won't be divulged for a bit, it's a good weekend for anime fans when it comes to Toona...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Takehiko Inoue, the creator of manga such as Slam Dunk, Vagabond and Buzzer Beater, helped craft the world's largest sheet of washi (Japanese paper) on May 23. Working with a team of 20 other people, he produced a sheet measuring 3.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Announced during this weekend's Fanime panel, Crunchyroll's latest addition is none other than the upcoming Sailor Moon Crystal anime. The series is set to kick off on Saturday, July 5 at 6:00am PT.   More information to come regarding available t...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

(c)AKS May. 25. 2014 Sponsored links Yuko Oshima, who will be "graduating" AKB48 on June, 9, participated in the handshake and photo session at Tokyo Big Sight, thereby finishing her last meet-and-greet events as an AKB member.

The Cthulhu Mythos Exhibition was held from May 13-24, 2014, at the Span Art Gallery in Tokyo's Ginza district. From 2D illustrations to 3D figures, over 19 artists had their work for sale and on display.

SGCafe spartanchef

Several new hard-hitting characters will be joining the hit Mobile Puzzle RPG, Puzzles & Dragons, and some of them have proven to provide destruction on a planetary scale as the mobile game has announced their collaboration with Dragon Ball Z Kai ...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (gsc_kahotan) Cronuts are like a little taste from heaven for me! I love the fact that new types of donuts are always being made! (๑´ㅂ`๑) *nomnomnom* Anyway, today I'm going to be taking a look at… Nendoroid Shinobu O...

The man who attacked AKB48 members with a hand saw, Umeta Satoru, has admitted to attempted murder after being arrested by police for his crimes.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

After that slight misunderstanding when it comes to the official release date, Warner Brothers Philippines has confirmed that they Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno & The Legend Ends will both premiere in the Philippines!

Pure Idol Heart Serenyty

At a recent handshake event, two members of AKB48 were attacked and injured. I won't go into the details too much here; there is plenty of coverage, with news HERE and HERE. I've covered my own thoughts on the incident HERE, if you're interested i...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

A new image for the Space Sheriff Shaider: THE NEXT GENERATION revealed a new character for the film. Who is he and why is he worth noting? The film will introduce Annie's son. Currently a student at SARD University, he dreams of becoming a Space ...

Miss Moonlight

On May 25th at around 5 pm (JST), a shocking incident happened at an AKB48 handshake event in Iwate Prefecture. A young man armed with a sharp object, supposedly a saw, attacked AKB48 members. Kawaei Rina and Iriyama Anna as well as a staff member...

Two members of AKB48 and a staff was wounded in an attack at a handshake event in Iwate today.

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Here's the preview For Kamen Rider Gaim episode 32 which marks the debut of Gaim's ultimate form, Kamen Rider Gaim Kiwami Arms. Continue. . .

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Here's the preview For Ressha Sentai ToQger Episode 15. And please, don't' mind the pic, that is not the 6th member of ToQger. Continue. . .

Captain Earth – 08 Filed under Captain Earth, First Impressions by Zephyr | 0 Comments 「その作印に気づく夜」 (Sono Saku Shirushi ni Kizuku Yoru) "Sign from the Dark" Regardless of what one might feel about the content and the overall development of the seri...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Gurren Lagann Looking to utilize some of the attention from Kill la Kill, Aniplex USA has set a July 15th, 2014 release date for the Gurren Lagann The Movie double feature Blu-ray set since the two properties share the same creative teams.

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