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August 22, 2014, 7:00 PM
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Along with a special color center page, next week's issue of the Japanese edition of Shonen Jump is set to feature the announcement that the Kuroko's Basketball anime will be returning for its third run in March 2015.

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'Mysterious Girlfriend X' Manga Gets End Date Posted by Chris Beveridge August 21, 2014 at 09:21 PM Mysterious Girlfriend X Riichi Ueshiba now has an end date for his manga, Mysterious Girlfriend X, which began back in 2006.

Now, we're sure that kids (and adults too for that matter) are perfectly happy to have tasty doughnuts even without the promise of a bonus toy. But this summer, Mister Donut Japan has made sure that kids have an extra incentive to visit the doughn...

In this week's Otaku Life Around the World, our Ninja takes you all the way to Southeast Asia. Let's take a look at how one city in Indonesia celebrates otaku culture! Indonesia has a population of more than 250 million people, many of whom enjoy ...

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Every single anime fan out there has that one anime series which got them hooked into anime. For some, its a childhood favorite like Dragon Ball or Sailor Moon, while for others, its a newer series like K-On!

If Chinese Photoshop troll compilations were movies – a concept we sort of decided to run with – the 10th in the series would certainly be getting kind of ludicrous, with a ridiculous title and themes that no one actually wanted or asked for.

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Hell's Where The Heart Is, the fourth Genroku Legends downloadable episode for Muramasa Rebirth, won't be far behind for the West. Marvelous will release it in Japan on August 28. Aksys has the extra story scheduled for September 2 in the Americas...

Majimoji Rurumo - 07 Talk about a change in tone. . . I don't think too many viewers will be surprised that this episode of Majimoji Rurumo was a vastly different experience than last week's emotional haymaker.

Comic Market 86 was held for three days from Aug. 15-17 and closed as a success, with a final attendance count of 550,000 people (170,000 on Day 1, 170,000 on Day 2, and 210,000 on the final day). However, this year's attendance was a decrease fro...

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Tweet Pin It It wasn't a typo and it wasn't a tabloid exposé, former AKB48 member Yuka Masuda teased fans about a recent photo where she strips down to her bare essentials. The young starlet revealed in a recent entry on her blog that she met up w...

Tokyo Ghoul - 08 That was an interesting mix of the expected and the unexpected. I think the broad course of Tokyo Ghoul has been laid in from the very beginning, and even if the order of events has apparently been moved around some in the anime v...

Musical starring Sailor Chibi Moon, Sailor Pluto, Prince Demande, Saphir opened in Tokyo on Thursday The official website for the Sailor Moon franchise announced on Thursday that the a performance in Shanghai of the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Pet...

A-1 Pictures began streaming a video on Thursday with Tetsuya Takeuchi's original animation sketches for one of the scenes in Sword Art Online II's opening sequence. The video plays the scene once, and then again in slow motion.

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'Gangsta' Anime Adaptation Begins Casting Posted by Chris Beveridge August 21, 2014 at 08:30 PM Gangsta Vol. #1 The release of the sixth volume of the Gangsta manga by Kohske in Japan last month revealed that the property is getting an anime adapt...

「DEUCE」 If there's ever been an episode of this series that made me sit back and think, it was this one. Sadly, it's not entirely for good reasons, and this whole affair with Five leaves me somewhat disappointed.

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  Atlus USA have shared trailers for Adachi and Marie in Persona 4 Arena Ultimax. Both characters will be available as free DLC for one week after the game launches on September 30th, following which they will revert to paid DLC.

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In this Kuroko's Basketball-inspired video, we witness the difference between playing basketball in real life and in anime. Of course, the anime one has a lot of drama while the basketball action in real life ends in just a few seconds.

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Toshio Suzuki, the former Studio Ghibli president, believes that the marketing strategy used by producer Yoshiaki Nishimura for When Marnie Was There was the biggest reason the anime film failed in the box office.

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The official website of Silver Link's anime adaptation of  Cyber Agent's popular mobile dating game, Girlfriend (Beta), has released a new key visual for the upcoming Fall/Autumn 2014 anime season. In addition, the anime's air date was revealed.

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The first promotional video has released for Ikkitousen: Extravaganza Epoch, the upcoming OVA that was earlier teased. The video also previews the insert song Endless Fighter performed by Yui Sakakibara (Steins;Gate Ending).

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While we haven't heard much about The Great Ace Attorney in a while, that's about to change soon.  Capcom have announced that the game will have a special showing at Tokyo Game Show 2014, next month.   According to Capcom, their latest project in ...

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Being a third person shooter, Danganronpa: Another Episode is a departure from the two murder mystery games in the series. Spike Chunsoft considered the genre change and created three difficulty modes for the game.

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Sentai Filmworks Confirms 'Gatchaman Crowds' Anime Director's Cut Episode License Issue Posted by Chris Beveridge August 20, 2014 at 12:32 PM As review copies are out in the wild (ours will be up tomorrow) for the September 2nd, 2014 release of Ga...

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This just in: a magazine scan has revealed that Kamen Rider Gaim will on it's 47th episode and the last episode will air on September. . .

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Natural Doctrine from Kadokawa Games and published in the West by NIS America is a complicated strategy RPG. Whenever you take a turn a map of possibilities for follow up attacks and enemy counterattacks is shown on screen.

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Comic Market 86's grand cosplay exposium even now continues to spawn further photography, 2ch's dedicated photographers having stocked up especially vast quantities of material this time around it would seem – some of which has been subjected to e...

After releasing her 2nd album "AUBE" earlier this year, Eir releases her highly anticipated single, "IGNITE", which is currently featured as the opening theme song for the popular TV anime series, Sword Art Online II.

In a recent poll conducted by My Navi Woman, Japanese anime fans were asked what anime can they watch over and over again and still enjoy it. This list may surprise some people.

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Kiniro Mosaic x Gochuumon Wa Usagi Desu Ka? Collaboration Cover Revealed In last month's issue of Houbunsha's Manga Time Kirara Max magazine, it announced that there will be a collaboration between Yui Hara's Kiniro Mosaic and Koi's Gochuumon Wa U...

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Bandai Tamashii Nations has unveiled the S. H. FiguArts Kamen Rider ZO from the Kamen Rider ZO film and the 2nd Rider from the 90's. The figure represents the transformed form of Masaru Aso and comes with a set of interchangeable hands.

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