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November 3, 2014, 8:00 PM

The whole concept of an all-boys high school is kind of cruel when you think about it. You take a bunch of young men who have only recently hit puberty and are practically oozing hormones out of their pores and lock them in a prison-like environme...

Numerous new Anime series are released every season and sometimes it can be hard to choose which Anime to watch. Here is is the top 10 list, created by over 300 Japanese Anime Otaku, for 2014's Autumn Anime!

Scandal will be releasing their new album "HELLO WORLD" on December 3rd. Its track list and album covers, as well as the lyric video for one of the songs in the album have been revealed.

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An autopsy performed on Darrien Hunt, the 22-year-old man shot and killed by police in Saratoga Springs, reveals that Hunt was shot five times from behind and had no drugs in his system. The autopsy report shows that Hunt was shot once in the back...

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Written by: Tokyo Cheapo on November 3, 2014 at 7:19 am | In LIFESTYLE | No Comments There are so many fantastic free events happening in Tokyo in November and December that it was tough choosing just five for this bimonthly events wrap.

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Some people have such a huge passion for their favorite manga series that they have actually completed collecting all of its compiled volumes known as tankobons. Japanese media website, DDNavi, took a look at these compiled volumes and asked peopl...

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Manga fans everywhere, rejoice, because Slow Curve, a Japanese company specializing in "anime advertising", is targeting anime and manga fans from outside of Japan and offering them a total of 10 units in the three districts of Akihabara, Nakano, ...

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If you’ve ever wanted to edit or manage your Miis from your various Nintendo products on the go, there’s a solution on the horizon for you, as President Satoru Iwata has revealed the company has plans to release a smartphone app that u...

Hakusensha's Hana to Yume magazine is announcing on Wednesday that Maki Minami (Special A, Seiyū ka—! ) will end her Komomo Confiserie manga in two more chapters. The final chapters will include color pages, and the series will conclude in the mag...

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Though Hana-Kimi has already ended its run, the 23rd issue of Hakusensha’s Hana to Yume magazine is going to bed running a special chapter on November 20. The chapter will run in celebration of Hisaya Nakajo’s 20th year in the manga in...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

TV commercials have begun running for an anime based on Fullmetal Alchemist and Silver Spoon author Hiromu Arakawa's adaptation of Yoshiki Tanaka's (Legend of Galactic Heroes) Persian inspired fantasy epic Heroic Legend of Arslan.

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It took Japan longer to embrace Halloween than it did Christmas, but, in recently years, the opportunity to cosplay and take to the street. s has been catching on. Tokyo destinations like Roppongi and Shibuya in particular have been crammed with h...

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New York City got a little glimpse of the future as Japan's Crypton Future Media brought their lovable pop star to America to visit her throngs of fans overseas… and oh did we mention she's only an apparition?

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One of the most famous Japanese snack foods are the chocolate-dipped biscuit sticks known as Pocky, which are now part of Japanese popular culture as it is often featured in Japanese anime, movies and dramas.

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Sailor Moon Crystal Episode #9 The past, the princess, and the crystal are revealed. What They Say: "Act. 9 SERENITY – PRINCESS -" While trying to protect Sailor Moon, Tuxedo Mask loses consciousness. Out of sorrow, Sailor Moon awakens as Princess...

Sword Art Online II – 17 Filed under First Impressions, Sword Art Online by Takaii | 1 Comment 「エクスキャリバー」 (Ekusukyaribaa) "Excalibur" I mean, what do you think of when you hear hammer and mythical gods?

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There is nothing which says Japanese snacks quite like Pocky and Pretz, and Glico, which makes these snack foods, has teamed up with another Japanese icon in Final Fantasy for a new collaboration. The collaboration features two new snack packs, wh...

On an anime show, it is common to have one character that is a "lewd," "erotic," or "pervert. " One who tries to sneak in under a character's clothes and so much more perverted actions that leads them to have a mark of hard slap in their faces.

Mushishi Zoku Shou - 13 Mushishi is, as ever, a story that tells itself, yet leaves the interpretation to the viewer. In many ways I think "Lingering Twilight" is very much a companion piece to last week's "The Fragrant Darkness".

Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade Works – 04 Filed under Fate/stay night, First Impressions by Takaii | 0 Comments 「戦意の在処(ありか)」 (Seni no Arika (Arika)) "The Will to Fight" Unlike the episode that featured Kotomine and his somewhat long and dry expla...

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I have written in great length as to how Yokai Watch is slowly becoming not just a fad, but a mainstay in Japanese culture. There are Yokai Watch watches. The games are a mainstay in the weekly charts.

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The official website of the recently announced anime adaptation of Yuuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's manga Shokugeki no Souma (Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma) is now online and with its launch the first visual for the upcoming series has released.

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