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July 24, 2014, 1:00 AM
Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

This year's 35th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shounen Jump magazine will be announcing on Monday the title and opening date of the next Naruto Shippuuden film. It will be the 10th installment in a prodigious series of films and the 7th Naruto Shippu...

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.

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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Orange is not only the color of Son Goku's trademark Gi (battle uniform) and the seven orbs, but it's also the color of the building where Akira Toriyama creates Dragon Ball. Hardcore fans of the manga and anime have been paying a visit to Toriyam...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

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.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

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...

Siliconera Laura

Full Disclosure: This interview has been conducted by a Siliconera editor that will most likely be involved with the English-language release of the game (Lucky Dog) in question. Laura Hou, who is on our staff, is presently fan-translating the gam...

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...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'One Week Friends' Manga Gets Final Release Date Posted by Chris Beveridge July 22, 2014 at 05:02 PM Isshukan Friends As seems to happen to a lot of manga series, get an anime adaptation and then figure out your end game.

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...

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...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

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.

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...

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.

Koei Tecmo have today shared a new trailer for their upcoming Dynasty Warriors x Legend of Zelda crossover game Hyrule Warriors. Highlighting another one of the weapons available in Link's arsenal, this video looks at the 'The Globe' (Ball and Cha...

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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 ...

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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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.

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...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Akame ga Kill – 03 Filed under Akame ga Kill, First Impressions by Cherrie | 0 Comments 「蟠を斬る」 (Wadakama wo Kiru) "Kill Your Cares" If there's anything that I get out of Akame ga Kill every week that's guaranteed, it's the entertainment factor.

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...

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).

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

Manga 'Isshuukan Friends. ' to End next April According to the amazon listing, the 7th volume of Isshuukan Friends. will be released on April 22, 2015 and will be the final volume of the series. The manga's anime adaptation aired this Spring from ...

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.

This is part 20 of my SAO summary / fanfiction. You can start with Part 1 here. Some bullies led Sinon to a deserted alleyway. Then they pointed their fingers at her. Sinon's knees buckled as she quaked in fear.

Siliconera Sato

Nippon Ichi have been teasing a new PlayStation Vita game with clues of "gold" and "beautiful woman". This week's issue of Famitsu reveals the game as Oedo Blacksmith or Great Edo Blacksmith, a title with erotic elements.

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