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July 24, 2014, 6:00 AM
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Issue 35 of the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, which will be out on Monday, is revealing that the forthcoming Naruto film is entitled The Last -Naruto the Movie-.  It will premiere in Japanese theatres on December 6.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Unless you've got the deep pockets to take taxis everywhere or the ample patience necessary for a bus tour, sightseeing in Japan means a lot of walking. As exciting and fascinating as the country can be, hour after hour on your feet is enough to l...

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Aside from beating Evangelion when it comes to Blu-ray/DVD sales, Disney's Frozen also defeated Spirited Away as well! It's revealed that Frozen's "MovieNEX" Blu-ray/DVD combo set sold 1,553,505 copies in its first week.

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Itazura na Kiss will get a TV drama special this September. The special, Itazura Na Kiss 2 ~Love in Okinawa takes place after the end of the first season. The cast of the new Japanese TV drama adaptation of Kaoru Tada's classic shojo manga will re...

PS3/360/PC game ships in September with event anime This year's 35th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Monday that Sakura Haruno (Hyakukō no In version) and Kakashi Hatake (Great Ninja War version) will join the rost...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The . Moe top level domain's "Landrush Period" is now over and as of July 22nd, the otaku web domain is in its "The General Availability phase," meaing that domain names will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Ani-Nouto Author

An off-hand comment by Nova how he boycotts sports anime reminded me about this: I had pretty poor record with it. Not that I boycott it strictly like Nova, but I never was enthusiastic about it and neglected the genre.

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix previously stated that they've completed the scenario for Bravely Second, the sequel to Bravely Default, and said that they'd show more of the game sometime this Summer. The latest issue of Jump magazine provides a look at Magnolia and...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

When Samurai Warriors 4 launches in the west it will be available in a Special Anime Pack collector's edition that comes with a bunch of extra stuff for the PlayStation 4 version. The 10th anniversary set includes special packaging, Samurai Warrio...

The Fandom Post Daniel Briscoe

New fans need not apply. What They Say: A teenager named Yu Narukami transfers to Yasogami High School. He hears from his new friends about something called the "Midnight Channel. " Will he attempt to watch a turned-off TV on a rainy night to find...

GazettE, the / live On November 4th, "the GazettE STANDING LIVE TOUR HERESY LIMITED 14 GROAN OF VENOMOUS CELL SCENE 03 / [TOXIC x DIVISION]"will start in Akasaka. The advance booking for this tour started on 18th July.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Browser game Attack on Titan Wings of Counterattack Online has been keeping busy. Following the recent Attack on Titan Junior High promotion and last weekend's Defense of Trost event, featuring plenty of Rico Brzenka, it's introduced new, kid vers...

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

Video: Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth – Opening + North American Release Date The opening video for the North American version of Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth has released. The game is a dream RPG with a crossover between Persona 3 and P...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Frontier Works Sets Japanese 'Higurashi no Naku Koro ni' Blu-ray Anime Box Set Posted by Chris Beveridge July 22, 2014 at 10:04 PM Higurashi no Naku Koro ni The sprawling property that is this franchise is coming back into the spotlight again late...

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Famitsu revealed that three characters from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time will join the roster of playable characters in Hyrule Warriors for the Wii U! These characters are Sheik, Princess Ruto, and Darunia.

Kalafina revealed more details for single heavenly blue – jacket cover, full track list, and bonus unveiled. Their 15th single has tie-up as the opening theme for anime Aldnoah. ZERO. Single heavenly blue comes on one Limited Pressing version rele...

Idol Metal Next Wave: Under Beasty and Death Rabbits Returning to our look at the next wave of Idol Metal and Idol Rock groups we have two newer groups to look at. Today we look at two groups that are fresh and full of growth potential down the road.

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They say that Love Live! fans, or Love Livers as they are called, are some of the most dedicated anime fans on Earth, however, fans of fellow-idol (and rival) anime The iDOLM@STER may just be as dedicated as one fan has shown.

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The sixth compiled manga volume of One Week Friends announced that the seventh volume of the series is the final one and it will be released on April 22, 2015. The series about Yuki, a boy who wants to become friends with Kaori.

Hardly providing what you could consider sufficient release date notice prior to launch, North American video game publisher XSEED Games have announced that they will be launching The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky on the PC from July 19th, 2...

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The new Sailor Moon Crystal anime will be getting itself a brand new Eau de Toilette perfume from Creerbeaute and it will be the latest addition to Bandai's Sailor Moon-themed cosmetics line, Miracle Romance which also includes a Sailor Moon compa...

The hits just keep on coming. Author's Note: Please be very careful to avoid divulging any information about upcoming events from the manga. When in doubt, don't post it, even if it's remotely possible to view it as a minor spoiler.

Siliconera Ishaan

Good news for European PS Vita owners: Freedom Wars will now get a retail release in Europe, Sony have announced via their PlayStation Blog.   Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Blog Manager Fred Dutton stated:   As many of you are aware, earlier ...

From the exhausting countryside life comedy anime Non Non Biyori comes a Nendoroid of Renge Miyauchi, aka Ren-chan, by Good Smile Company. The figure, releasing this November, comes with three facial expressions: her normal expression that shows h...

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japanCRUSH Beth

Scenes from the Supreme Court ruling (ANN News) The most commented-on article posted on the Yahoo! Japan News portal yesterday came from the Japanese edition of a Korean newspaper, the JoongAng Ilbo. The article covers a landmark ruling by the Jap...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Chain Chronicle Anime Adaptation Announced Today at the first anniversary event for Sega's Japanese mobile RPG Chain Chronicle, it was announced that the game will be receiving an anime adaptation. The cast and crew for the anime was also announced.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Yes, the meme might be over, but that doesn't mean the Luigi Death Stare can't be used as a Mario Kart 8 selling point in Japan. I'm calling it (and judging by comments/Twitter/Facebook most of you are too).

Amazon has listed that [url=http://myanimelist. net/manga/43967/][i]Isshuukan Friends. [/i][/url] volume 7, which will be released on April 22, 2015, will be the final volume of the series. The manga's [url=http://myanimelist.

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on July 22, 2014 at 12:11 pm | In CULTURE | No Comments Intergalactic bonsai! Just when you thought there couldn't be any more innovations on past traditions, along comes something that makes your jaw drop.

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