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October 19, 2014, 1:30 AM
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Former Japanese National Railways technician Kenichi Okada (age 67) build a 2-meter tall Hyaku Shiki from Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam. This statue can be found in Kakogawa, Hyōgo Prefecture. The reason why he build this giant model is after his purcha...

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After the teaser of the Air Jordan x Slam Dunk collaboration, more details about it is finally revealed. Nike will release two sneakers that pays homage to the manga's main protagonist, Hanamichi Sakuragi.

Game uniting 5 Yu-Gi-Oh! protagonists also available on PS Vita this winter The December issue of Shueisha's V Jump magazine is announcing on Tuesday that a new Yu-Gi-Oh! game titled Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V Tag Force Special will be released this winter i...

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The magical place known as the internet has inspired some pretty wacky memes from Kantai Collection surfing meme to the infamous "That Loving Feeling", and even the Levi Kick, Cleaning Levi, and Face Swap Chaika.

Film with character designs, story by original creator opens on December 6 after manga ends This year's 47th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is revealing on Monday the character designs for Ino Yamanaka, Kiba Inuzuka, and Shino Abu...

AKB48 "dance and vocal" sub-unit DIVA revealed the track list and cover art for their first last album "DIVA" as well as a video with comments from the members. Coming off the success of their final single "DISCOVERY" which ranked 4th on the Orico...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

I may not be knowledgeable in the realm of horror stuff, but there's something interesting about seeing Junji Ito (Uzumaki, Gyo) create a series of scary Pokémon illustrations throughout the month of October.

Siliconera Chris Priestman

  The fan team that's been developing Super Smash Bros. Crusade for the past six years recently released the 0. 9 version of the game (which has taken two years to developer by itself). It has over 60 characters, 24 stages, a training mode, and an...

The sudden announcement that Naruto is going to conclude in the Nov. 10 issue was a great shock to fans not only in Japan but overseas as well. Being the popular manga it is, this kind of impact wasn't surprising.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

So last week, the New Nintendo 3DS was released in Japan as was Monster Hunter 4G. Both highlight the obvious: Handheld gaming is still very big in the country. Let's be honest, home consoles still aren't really doing spectacular in Japan.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Some people get excited when they find out they're pregnant. Then some don't want kids or don't feel ready. There's a whole range of emotions. But what about anime characters? How did they feel? Last night, a new meme started up online in Japan un...


About the PhotographerInspired by the stunningly creative street fashion that exploded on the streets of Tokyo and Osaka in the late 1990's, photo-journalist Kjeld Duits launched JAPANESE STREETS in 2002.

Michelle from Funimation Entertainment has announced via the publisher's official blog that they will be commissioning an English dub for Free -Eternal Summer-, and will be confirming the voice cast "very soon".

Crunchyroll Scott Green

While pre-orders don't open until October 23rd, Good Smile Company's Kahotan Blog has shared a preview of their Rei Ayanami: Evangelion Racing Ver. , inspired by the young woman who accompanies Studio Khara sponsored Team Evangelion Racing in thei...

Haruhichan's blog Hamza "Tomoki" Khattak

Ever wanted to become a magical girl but didn't feel like coming up with an entire cosplay? Well, Nijigen Cospa has a solution for you with their brand new Homura themed hoodie! Stylish and subtle, it a perfect piece of anime themed outerwear that...

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The December issue of V-Jump magazine revealed the newest silhouette shot for next year's Digimon Adventure anime sequel. The silhouette features Taichi "Tai" Yagami and his younger sister, Hikari "Kari" Yagami.

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

Crunchyroll continues its simulcast announcements with the acquisition of the J-drama "Hero". More details on the availability of the series will be coming soon as well as the date and time for the simulcast.

Multi-platform game also adds Vegito, Super Saiyan 4 to roster The December issue of Shueisha's V Jump magazine is announcing on Tuesday that the Dragon Ball Xenoverse video game will be released in Japan on on February 5, 2015.

A tragic accident occurred today at 4Minute's live in Seongnam, South Korea. The live was held at the Pangyo Techno Valley and the accident was believed to have happened at 5:53pm local time.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Watch The Eighth 'Sailor Moon Crystal' Anime Episode Here Posted by Chris Beveridge October 18, 2014 at 06:50 AM Sailor Moon Crystal Episode 8 The biweekly schedule for Sailor Moon Crystal is a rough one for fans of the series, but it's that time ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The challenges increase for Ryuko – and Mako! What They Say: Ryuko Matoi spends her days battling student after student as they continue to aggressively confront her in hopes to raise their own status and living conditions as promised to them by S...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With the game coming to the PS 3 and Vita on November 13th, Sega has followed up last week's post of Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax's original six playable characters with a second set featuring SAO's Kirito, Ro-Kyu-Bu!

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Mount Kongou seen from the summit of Katsuragi. Man, it's day 5, but it feels more like day 20 already. It's funny how it feels like I've already been in Japan for a while, even though it's actually been less than a week.

Random Curiosity Passerby

「テコ入れが効かない! 」 (Tekoire ga Kikanai! ) "Reinforcement Is Ineffective! " True to his word of last episode, Kanie Seiya has completely taken over Amagi Brilliant Park, even sporting the new banana-republic-dictator look we've been seeing in the OP.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Konami's series of Tag Force games is continuing, and keeping with its traditional PSP platform with a winter release of Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V Tag Force Special. The game boasts 7,000 cards including ones from Secrets of Eternity and a full contingent o...

The GLORIO Blog Gee-Man

Recap Resigned to his strange partnership with the parasite, Shinichi and the newly named Migi run into difficulty understanding each others' vastly differing viewpoints and mentalities. Unable to accept that innocent humans are being slaughtered ...

J-Pop Idols Tetho

Sakura Gakuin – Heart no Hoshi Sakura Gakuin's DVD single Heart no Hoshi (ハートの地球) will be released on October 22. Sakura Gakuin's new song is produced by Tommy february 6 and Shunsaku Okuda who had already worked with the idol group on the single ...

Angry Anime Bitches hideki sohma

Wow. I have to agree with Eva, there's a LOT of information in this show. But damn if it isn't good. So the episode starts out with the girl from episode one finding the animator girl passed out on the floor.

Siliconera Sato

Now that players can travel across the skies in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, there's plenty of exploring to look forward to, and the "Mirage Spots" sound like they'll especially be exciting to find.

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

Earlier this year the second season of Wataru Watari's light novel series Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Come wa Machigatteiru.  (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU) was announced. On Friday Shogakukan's Gagaga Bunko opened a Gagaganbaru 2015 project campa...

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