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The hobby of building plastic models of mobile suits from the various Gundam series is huge in Japan. With countless sizes and difficulties to choose from any Gundam plastic model (Gunpla) enthusiast can stay busy for a long, long time.

If you're a Ghibli fan, chances are you've been fascinated on more than one occasion by the various colorful and tantalizing foods that appear in their films. Perhaps you've even seen some of the dishes recreated in real life.

© 2015 Fumiaki Maruto, Kurehito Misaki, KADOKAWA Fujimi Shobo / Saenai Production CommitteeThe broadcast to Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata will begin in January 2015 during Fuji TV's anime programming block, Noitamina.

The January issue of Shogakukan's Ciao magazine is announcing on Wednesday that a Nintendo 3DS game featuring syn Sophia's PriPara and Pretty Rhythm franchises will debut in Japan in March. The magazine hints that Lala will be able to Prism Jump l...

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Bandai Namco Games has announced that a new release of From Software's Dark Souls II will be out next year titled Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin. The new game will be a re-release of March's action RPG that will contain all major DLC, add...

Tetsuya Komuro composes music for Mappa anime series about boy who will destroy world if he sees underwear Fuji TV programming block noitamina announced during its "noitamina Announcement Conference 2015" that it will premiere a new original TV an...


Global sensation Frozen gets chibi as the recently previewed Elsa Nendoroid is now available for pre-order at your favorite figure importer. Missing winter, she ships in May for 3,889yen before tax.   Nendoroid Elsa Let it go, let it go!

As Dempagumi. inc was having a "flying get" (when one buys a CD or DVD the day before it is scheduled to go on sale) event at Zepp Diver City, the MV for "Phantom of the truth" was released online. "Phantom of the truth" is the coupling track for ...

Today, in the January 2015 issue of Shueisha's Japanese josei manga magazine, Cookie, Rikako Iketani's (Futago, Bitou Lollipop) dramatic-romance manga, Six Half, reached its climax. The final chapter features 60 pages.

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My parents, my religion, my teachers, anime and manga has taught me that patience is a virtue and one should upheld it in their lives. I do believe its true and it is one way to live one's life smoothly.

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New 'Record Of Lodoss War' Story Coming With Unaired Anime Short Posted by Chris Beveridge November 26, 2014 at 08:30 PM Record Of Lodoss War One of the series that didn't get simulcast earlier this year was the Have Some Record of Lodoss War: Is ...

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Tomorrow, an Attack on Titan exhibit will open in Tokyo. Here is your first peek at what's in store. As previously mentioned, the exhibit has art, illustration and fashion inspired by Attack on Titan as well as art from the manga, replica artifact...

Neon Genesis Evangelion by Yoshiyuki Sadamoto is a manga that was serialized for 18 years. Now, it has been confirmed that, in celebration of the momentous occasion of the release of the manga's final volume, Tokyo-based sneaker brand UBIQ will re...


The official website for the upcoming original TV anime Binan Koukou Chikyuboeibu Love! (Handsome High School Earth Defense Club Love! ) has posted the second promotional video to introduce the five protagonist boys' transformation scenes in the "...

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Note: While we've tried to avoid major story spoilers, there will obviously be some mild late-game spoilers for Pokémon ORAS below. This article is meant for those that wish to read about or discuss the post-game content in the games.


Square Enix uploaded a pair of slightly different Kingdom Hearts II. 5 HD ReMIX trailers, showing the Disney worlds you'll visit and the Disney and Final Fantasy characters you'll meet along the way.       Kingdom Hearts HD II.

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Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire have sold over 1. 5 million copies in their first week in Japan, according to sales numbers from Famitsu.   Sales for the pair of games reached 1,534,593 in their first three days on store shelves, which makes...

「闘争の鐘」 (Tousou no Kane) "The Bells of Contention" The day will come when the courage of men fails, and when you look behind those men, you will find one thing: Chaikas. Soooo many Chaikas. Catching Madness This episode brings up an interesting the...

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A brand new original Science Fiction anime film has just recently launched in Japanese theatres, Rakuen Tsuihou: Expelled from Paradise. The film itself is written by Gen Urobuchi (Aldnoah. Zero, Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica) and the anime's officia...

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The popular airhead from Kakifly's K-ON!  4-koma manga is having her birthday on December 27. To celebrate the occasion, TBS' online store will be holding a special event to celebrate Yui Hirasawa's birthday.

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The virtual diva, Hatsune Miku, has recently rocked out the Womb Nightclub in Tokyo for the Red Bull Music Academy Tokyo 2014, and the official Hatsune Miku youtube channel has started streaming a new 15-minute video of that very performance.

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Tales of Zestiria is really giving the Phantasy Star series a run for their money when it comes to collaborations, as Bandai Namco announced the latest one in a recent NicoNico Live stream with the Idolm@ster outfits.

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In the latest episode of Man at Arms: Reforged, the folks over at Baltimore Knife & Sword finally forged the sword used by Fierce Deity Link from The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask. The child Link in Majora's Mask wears the Fierce Deity's Mask tra...

Akatsuki no Yona - 08 I've already opened with "Thank goodness for Akatsuki no Yona", so how about "Thank goodness for good shoujo"? Thank goodness for good shoujo. You know the drill with this series if you've been watching, so this episode won't...

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Infinite Stratos' second season OVA is out and uncensored – this final chapter of the animation is marked by the total decay of every female character's personality, matching the downgraded aesthetics.

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Anime and video games getting turned into live action stage plays are becoming a huge trend in Japan as of late, and they are being called the 2. 5D plays. The latest of these video-game-to-stage adaptations would be for the fighting game, Persona...

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The New Year Kouhaku Uta Gassen, or Red and White Song Battle, has been a New Year's tradition in Japan, and Japanese TV broadcast giant, NHK, has announced this year's line-up and it includes a few returnees, which include a who's who of Japan's ...

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This December on Kamen Rider Drive will mark the debut of Drive's new form, the Kamen Rider Drive Type Technique! This green-colored form features the wheel now located in his neck. Prior to Drive gaining this new form, he gets a new weapon in the...

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