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October 11, 2014, 5:00 PM
Crunchyroll Scott Green

Next week's issue of Young Jump is set to confirm that the anime adaptation of Sui Ishida's Tokyo Ghoul anime is set to return for a second season in January 2015. While this was previously listed by the series' distributor, what might be more sur...

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

Last night Japan's most famous virtual idol, Hatsune Miku, made an appearance and performed on the October 8th episode of The Late Show with David Letterman, a nightly talk show hosted by David Letterman on CBS.

Hatsune Miku, as designed by Square Enix game creator and designer Tetsuya Nomura, is getting a Variant Plays Arts -Kai- figure. Photos of the figure were posted online by Play Arts -Kai- director Hidemi Matsuzuka, not too long after Square Enix d...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Well timed for this season's anime adaptation, Front Wing, TLWiki, and Sekai Project have announced plans to crowdfund a western release of the  Grisaia visual novel trilogy.   Sekai Project will be handling general project management and the same...

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

We realize there are as many photos of the Blood Moon Eclipse online as there were people who looked up in the sky and exclaimed, "Cooooool! " but we just had to share these ones featuring Tokyo Skytree, the newest icon of Japan's capital city.

Siliconera Ishaan

Compile Heart's Noire spin-off of the Neptunia series is being released in North America and Europe. Titled Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Blackheart, the strategy RPG will be released in the West in early 2015.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Tokyo Ghoul' Sequel Manga Gets Launch Date Posted by Chris Beveridge October 10, 2014 at 03:15 PM Tokyo Ghoul Tokyo Ghoul made a nice splash at the New York Comic Con yesterday when Viz Media announced the pickup of the recently completed fourtee...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here are the character designs for Sword Art Online II's second half, which adapts the light novel's Calibur and Mother's Rosary Arc. Seen above are the Sinon's Cait Sith ALfheim Online avatar and will debut in the show's Calibur Arc.

Haruhichan's blog Misaka The Railgun

In the November 2014 issue of Kodansha's Monthly Shonen Magazine, Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan) author, Isayama Hajime answered a series of questions from fans and gave us a rather shocking answer.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Licenses 'Gugure! Kokkuri-san' Anime Series Posted by Chris Beveridge October 10, 2014 at 02:06 PM Gugure! Kokkuri-san Sentai Filmworks has announced their next bit of licensing news in relation to the new fall 2014 anime season a...

Siliconera Ishaan

The latest issue of Japan's CoroCoro Comics magazine has revealed more information on Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire. (Thanks, Serebii. net)   Among the highlights is the reveal of Mega Evolutions for Latios and Latias, as well as Mega Evol...

1st season based on Sui Ishida's suspense horror manga aired this past summer This year's 46th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Young Jump magazine is confirming on Thursday that the second season of the Tokyo Ghoul television anime will premiere in Jan...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

As announced during Crunchyroll's New York Comic Con panel, the latest addition to the anime simulcast lineup is BONJOUR♪Sweet Love Patisserie. More info on that later, but for now you can dig the synopsis below, along with info on catalog additio...

SGCafe spartanchef

Saying that voice actors or seiyuu in Japan are treated as celebrities would be a bit of an understatement as they often have a very loyal following which can even rival that of some AKB48 idols. Japanese anime character database, Charapedia, has ...

Humor is a little hard to gauge in print, so the Attack on Titan fan community has been aflutter after a deadpan comment made by manga creator Hajime Isayama. In the latest issue of Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine, which runs Attack on Titan and frequent...

Kotaku East Toshi Nakamura

The Super Smash Bros. series has always had a wide variety of characters to choose from, and the roster for the latest Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS is no different. So how did the series creator, Masahiro Sakurai, choose who would be in it?

A cute, innocent princess lives in the castle. She is ruthlessly betrayed. Now we have a shoujo fantasy show! This is really a great season for fantasy. It was a great first episode too. I was worried for a bit that this would be boring, just a gi...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Along with confirmation that the WIT Studio (Attack on Titan) production has cast Ari Ozawa (Monthly Shoujo's Nozaki-kun's Chiyo Sakura) as Nozomi Moritomo, Rina Hidaka (Sword Art Online's Silica) is Yukina Kosaka, Risa Taneda (Yuyushiki's Yukari ...

After being caught having an affair with a married man, Nogizaka46 member Sayuri Matsumura apologized for the transgression, explaining that she was unaware that he had a wife.

The official website for the the anime adaptation of anime adaptation of the Shinmai Maō no Testament (The Testament of Sister New Devil) light novel series by Tetsuto Uesu (Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero) began streaming a promotional video on Saturday.

NY Otaku frasbob

Once again it's that magical time of the year that is the New York Comic Con! For the first time I got a four day pass and am planning on attending all four days, which can seem pretty intense. Here are a few photos form the shenanigans that happe...

So last season of Psycho Pass left us on a whirlwind of emotions and feelings. The Re-edit did an even better job. But you know how new seasons are, they have to build momentum and ease you into the bad things that will hap- IS THAT A FUCKING BOMB?

While she may have played baseball, golfed, karted and navigated oversized board games with the others, Toadette has had very little in the way of game-time when it came to non-casual installments in the Super Mario Bros.

Siliconera Sato

Yo-kai Watch 2 currently has two versions—Head and Founder—and similar to past games in the Pokémon series, Level-5 have announced in the latest issue of CoroCoro magazine that an enhanced third version is in development.

Entravity Entrav Riccardo

It begins. There are a lot of anime to follow this season. Psycho-Pass 2 Episode 1 Review Shirobako Episode 1 Review Well, it's been a long time since I did one of these. With so many anime airing that are worthwhile to talk about this season, I t...

Random Curiosity Passerby

「時間がない! 」 (Jikan ga Nai! ) "Not Enough Time! " And in no time at all, here we are again! While last week's (or rather, earlier this week's) introductory episode mostly set the mood with helpings of comedy, this week Amagi Brilliant Park has dialed...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

Composer and music producer "Hyadain", Kenichi Maeyamada, has been chosen to make the music for "Kuragehime" (Princess Jellyfish), the new movie starring Rena Nounen, which has been creating a buzz lately.

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

The official website of the Aldnoah. Zero has released the first visual for the upcoming second season of the anime, which will air from January 2015. In addition, a new image appeared in the recent issue of NewType magazine.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the two teasers, the official website for the upcoming anime film Gekijyoban Aikatsu! /Aikatsu! The Movie, the first feature based on Bandai's popular arcade collectible card game and TV anime series, today finally posted a 70-second ful...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Following the news from late September that 66-year-old voice actor Masashi Hirose had to be admitted to the hospital for an extended stay, the Gundam Build Fighters Try site has let fans know that his role of Ral-san has been recast with Katsuhis...

SGCafe spartanchef

Everyone's favorite angelic virtual diva from Japan, Hatsune Miku, has recently made huge waves in New York like her performance in the Late Show with David Letterman as well as her ongoing art exhibition in New York where Square Enix's Tetsuya No...

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