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December 3, 2014, 8:00 AM

On November 29, it was announced that the Beyond the Boundary anime, which first aired in October 2013, will become a full length animated film. Poster art and a special teaser trailer for the film, Beyond the Boundary the Movie: I'll Be Here, hav...

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For some people, earphones are as much about carving out a little privacy as they are listening to music. Pop in a pair, and only the pushiest of individuals will try to engage you in a conversation, meaning you're largely left alone in a bubble o...

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Boasting Japan's largest floor area for cosplay shoots, with several backgrounds and props, Haco Stadium Tokyo. One has finally opened. Just a 10-minute walk from the Minami-Funabashi station will get you to an area where cosplayers can go crazy o...

Bunta Sugawara, the former actor who starred in such movies as the Battles Without Honor and Humanity and Truck Yarō series, passed away. He was 81. The cause of death has not been announced. Sugawara was born in Sendai City in Miyagi Prefecture.

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In Japan, it's pretty common for high schools to prohibit students from wearing any sort of makeup. As a result, a lot of girls don't get to use it on a daily basis until after they graduate, usually at the age of 18.

Recent photo leaks have apparently given us our first look at the next Super Sentai- Shuriken Sentai Ninninger! As always, until there's an official announcement, take this with a bit of caution, but with that in mind, hit the jump for more!

Movie to include both characters from Gosho Aoyama's manga series The first 2015 issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine is announcing on Wednesday that the 19th Detective Conan film, titled Detective Conan: Gōka no Himawari (Detective...

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A special website for voice actress/singer Sumire Uesaka's upcoming 5th single "Enma Daiou ni Kiitegoran" to be released in Japan on December 10th has been launched, and a full version MV for the song has been also revealed.

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Bravely Second, Square Enix's next Nintendo 3DS RPG, will receive a free downloadable demo via the Nintendo eShop in Japan on December 10th, the publisher has announced.   Just what the demo will contain hasn't been announced yet, but we'll report...


Capcom busted out some details on Resident Evil: Revelations 2, including the launch date for each episode and the full European retail release to follow. More on that below, but first we have a new trailer formally welcoming Resident Evil legend ...

Osamu Takahashi's 7th action manga volume to bundle original anime on August 25 Japanese retailer Mangaoh is listing an original anime Blu-ray Disc bundled with Osamu Takahashi's seventh Isuca manga volume on August 26, 2015.

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What if one of the most popular and hardcore games in Japan became an anime? Well it becomes all cute and adorable. Capcom has released a promotional video for their upcoming browser game Monster Hunter Mezeporuta Kaitaku-ki, which represents many...

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Ufotable has officially revealed comparisons of what the BD release of Fate/Stay Night Unlimited Blade Works will resemble versus that ongoing on TV, and what to do when the animation is already so good?

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Square Enix held a Kingdom Hearts HD 2. 5 Remix fan event in Los Angeles earlier today. The event began with Livan playing Kingdom Hearts songs like "Kairi" and "Hand in Hand" on a piano. Surprise guest, Kingdom Hearts composer Yoko Shimomura join...

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Puzzle & Dragons is going to feature a collaboration with Fist of the North Star in the near future, GungHo Online Entertainment recently announced. Just when this collaboration will go live and what it will contain hasn't been announced yet.

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Ladies and Gentleman, Starchild presents you , The World's Greatest Cosplay Trio of The Century , KANAME . Yuegene Fay . Reika  Before we begin, What is a Starchild ? Starchild is a sub-label under King Records which handles King Records anime pro...

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Kuroko's Basketball Season 3 – 30 Second Commercial The first commercial for the upcoming third season of the anime adaptation of Tadatoshi Fujimaki's Kuroko's Basketball (Kuroko no Basuke) manga has released online.

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For the past few years, Tumblr user 1041uuuha has been creating terrific animated GIFs that look like the most poetic Nintendo game you've never played. There's something bittersweet and even banal about some of these GIFs—almost Edward Hooperesqu...

With the upcoming anime adaptation of Nisio Isin's 13th book in the Monogatari light novel series Tsukimonogatari slated to hit TV stations Tokyo MX, BS11, and streamed on Niconico Douga on December 31, 2014.


Toei Animation's 2009 Welcome to Irabu's Office (aka Flying Trapeze) anime is now streaming with English subtitles on Viewster. The series, which ran on Fuji Television's noitamina programming block, adapts Hideo Okuda's "Dr.


The official Twitter account for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Akamitsu Awamura's action fantasy light novel series Seiken Tsukai no World Break today announced its premiere scheduled in Japan. The anime's key station TV Tokyo has also pre-l...


The Japan Animator Expo is a showcase of 30 shorts presented by Dwango and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara. Next up is something different. Hideaki Anno has prepared a "Yoshikazu Yasuhiko & Ichiro Itano: Collection of Key Animation ...

On Wednesday, Kodansha's weekly Shounen Magazine will announce that Akiko Higashimura's (Kakukaku Shikajika, Tokyo Tarareba-Jou) Kuragehime (Princess Jellyfish) manga will receive a special chapter to be released on the next issue, which will be o...

Blu-ray to have HD-remastered TV & video versions of 1995 anime, 1st Japanese home video release of original Death Studio Khara announced on Monday that the 1995 television anime series Neon Genesis Evangelion (Shin Seiki Evangelion) will ship in ...

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Just as he promised last week, Xenoblade Chronicles X executive director Tetsuya Takahashi introduced a couple of the artists working on the game today.   "First up, Mr. Takayuki Yanase," Takahashi tweeted.


Square Enix released a new English dubbed Final Fantasy Type-0 HD trailer, setting up more of the story and the world at war in the upcoming HD remake.       Final Fantasy Type-0 HD hits PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in North America on March 17, 201...

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Puzzle & Dragons is the king of crossovers in Japan, but Brave Frontier, the hit mobile RPG from Gumi, has been picking up steam. Bilbo Baggins from The Hobbit will make a cameo in Brave Frontier. That's sprite Bilbo on the right.

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In the tradition of Lynn Minmay, Sheryl Nome, Fire Bomber, and Ranka Lee, the Macross series has always featured unforgettable fictional musicians which have launched their voice actors into stardom like May'n for Sheryl Nome and Megumi Nakajima f...

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The official website of The iDOLM@STER: Cinderella Girls anime has revealed some new character designs for the main cast of the upcoming series, which will be broadcast from January 9th next year.  Additionally a brand new promotional video has re...

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