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October 15, 2014, 9:00 PM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Written Japanese uses three kinds of script. At the top of the difficulty curve, you've got kanji, the complex characters originally imported from China that can require over a dozen brush strokes to write, with each kanji representing a word or c...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

After selling Doraemon, Hello Kitty and Totoro beds, Mercari's latest bit of comfy looking furniture is a Pikachu inspired bed. The item measures 2. 2M * 1. 5M * 0. 35M and sells for 39,800yen (about $370 these days).

Crunchyroll Scott Green

News out of Cannes' MIPCOM trade show is that Lupin III is returning to TV in 2015 and taking the gang to the Italian Republic of San Marino. Allowing for the 2012 Woman Called Fujiko Mine spin-off, the Telecom (Castle of Cagliostro) production wi...

Siliconera Ishaan

If you've been to any recreational running events in your lifetime, you know that they're a great place to show off your personal style, whether it's tutus, turkey hats, crazy tights, or Santa outfits.

Haruhichan's blog Misaka The Railgun

On the 11th of October, Newtype Magazine announced the results of their 2014 Anime Awards. The awards were presented during a live stage at the Machi Asobi event in Tokushima, Japan. Results were collected through a series of online polls from the... han siang "Speedknight" wong

Always Dreamed to be an Anisong Singer on the World Stage? Here is your chance! Winner of Asia Anisong-Singer Audition (AAA) to debut as an Anisong-singer undera Japanese major record label  The Asia Anisong-Singer Audition (AAA) Committee willcon...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Earlier this month, the fall celebration of the Dengeki light novel light announced that the Durarara! ! ×2 TV anime will be a 3-cour project, aired separately in January 2015, July 2015, and January 2016.

Siliconera Sato

Last week, we got a look at Tetsuya Nomura's collaboration work for the Vocaloid Hatsune Miku, which is currently showcased at an art exhibition in New York. He talks more about a game collaboration possibility in this week's issue of Famitsu maga...

SeventhStyle Seven

The second season of Gatchaman Crowds is set to premiere in 2015 as revealed on the hiring page of Tatsunoko studio who is apparently in need of some help for the upcoming sequel of the TV series. Considering the unimpressive turnout of the anime,...

JEFusion Magnum

Many will be surprised as they read the title above. . . But what else can we say? It's true! It's not the first of April so it's not a joke. Due to. . .

Koei Tecmo and Team Ninja sure do love to dress their boys and gals up for Halloween. Take a look at this video that features all of the custom fan-made costumes that they've included into the DLC (downloadable content).

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Jump X Manga Find New Homes After Magazine Ends Posted by Chris Beveridge October 14, 2014 at 04:25 PM Jump X The folks at Anime News Network have gotten the goods on what's going on with the Jump X magazine, one of a few Japanese manga magazines ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

FUNimation Acquires 'Akatsuki no Yona' Streaming & Home Video Anime Rights Posted by Chris Beveridge October 14, 2014 at 12:43 PM FUNimation has made a new pickup from the fall 2014 anime season with news that they've gained the streaming and home...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

In addition to making a new stage available to beta players, Comcept posted a few new updates regarding the currently-in-development Mighty No. 9. After asking fans to offer up opinions on English vs. Japanese voices, Comcept settled on including ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Kanojo ga Flag wo Oraretara Announced earlier this summer, the upcoming eleventh volume of the Kanojo ga Flag wo Oraretara by Touka Takei is getting a bundled DVD episode.  And now we've got the first nearly four minute promo for it from distribut...

The official website of the anime, Daitoshokan no Hitsujikai, announced that the first Blu-ray & DVD volume of the series will include an unaired OVA. The first of six volumes will be released on December 25, 2014.

Siliconera Sato

Atelier Escha & Logy, the first game in the series that features two protagonists, is being ported on the PlayStation Vita as Atelier Escha & Logy Plus. This week's issue of Famitsu magazine shares a little more on what it will include.

Time will tell if The Evil Within manages to provide something fresh to the survival-horror genre, but those not waiting for anyone's opinions can now pick themselves up a copy from today in North America and PAL regions.

Axent Wear, the company behind these "Cat Ear Headphones," which include external speakers in the shape of cat ears, is seeking development funds through crowdfunding service Indiegogo. They are currently accepting pre-orders through the crowdfund...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

New Kamen Rider Drive behind the scenes images has surfaced online, which allegedly features Drive's second main form, the Kamen Rider Drive Type Technique. This form was first spotted in a Kamen Rider Drive filming near Shintomichō.

Akame ga Kill – 15 Filed under Akame ga Kill, First Impressions by Cherrie | 0 Comments OP2 Sequence OP2: 「Liar Mask」 by 真山りか (Rika Mayama)   「教団を斬る」 (Kyoudan wo Kiru) "Kill the Religious Organization" Finally!

「ちぎれた絆」 (Chigireta Kizuna) "Torn Bonds" Betrayal all around. I'm really happy to have received the chance to cover Yona here, and pretty damn pleased with the way the adaptation is looking from here on out.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Variety reported that German production company Constantin Film will produce a TV series based on the live-action Resident Evil films. The production of the new TV series will begin after the next film tentatively called "Resident Evil: The Final ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'God Eater' Anime Gets First Staff Revelations Posted by Chris Beveridge October 13, 2014 at 07:19 PM God Eater Announced as in production just a few weeks back, the official Twitter feed for the God Eater anime project has revealed some of the st...

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