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December 23, 2014, 9:30 AM
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BABYMETAL's splendid activities in the worlds' heavy metal industry is still fresh in our memory. However, it has not taken so long before the memory has been rewritten. We finally found the "heaviest in Japan" metalcore band.

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When the stage musical adaptation for Masashi Kishimoto's popular ninja manga, Naruto, was announced, it raised a few eyebrows, however, with the reveal of some the cast members in costume during the Jump Festa 2014 event, a few opinions might be ...

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Restaurant-set slice of life, WORKING! ! , has revealed a July 2015 debut for its previously announced third season – all around positive news assuming A-1 Pictures hasn't forgotten how to make good series.

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The official Boruto -Naruto the Movie- is now open and the site features an excerpt from the manga's final chapter. The excerpt ends with the text, "A new era begins. . . "The upcoming film will focus on Boruto, Naruto and Hinata's son.

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With the series almost coming to an end, Terebi-Kun has given us an exclusive look on the newest form that the Dark Emperor will obtain: a black. . .

There was a time not too long ago when smartphones didn't exist and the best and only way to game on-the-go and/or avoid actual social interaction with your peers was to lug around a slightly clunky, black-and-white-only Gameboy that sucked down u...

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Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory II, the game that takes place in three dimensions based off different games, and introduces a new character named Uzume, will release in Japan this April for PlayStation 4.

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Mushishi: The Next Chapter Episode 20 "Not with a bang but a whimper. " What They Say: "Tree of Eternity" They are creatures only known as 'Mushi,' whose abilities range well into the supernatural. While their existence and appearances are unknown...

STARMARIE, an all-female Japanese pop group originally comprised of two members, officially added three additional members and began to officially promote their new EP album this year on June 25th, 2014.

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Bandai Namco announced that fighting game "J-Stars Victory VS+" is coming to North America next year. J-Stars Victory VS+ is a fighting game with character roster from different manga and anime from Shonen Jump, like Naruto, Yusuke (Yu Yu Hakusho)...

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The Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma event at this year's Jump Festa unveiled the anime's new trailer and of course, the ones who will perform the show's opening and ending themes. The series centers on Soma, a guy who works with his dad at his family...

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'To Love Ru Darkness' Getting Second Anime Season Posted by Chris Beveridge December 22, 2014 at 04:16 PM To Love Ru Darkness The third season of the To Love Ru property aired with To Love Ru Darkness back in 2012 and now it looks like a second se...

French/Monacan/Japanese project to use both 2D and CG animation The official website for the French, Monacan, and Japanese Astro Boy reboot project is now hosting a background image featuring the title character.

Gintama's Manga Spine Art Takes a Durarara! ! Approach Hideaki Sorachi's Historical, Sci-fi, Comedy Gintama series launched a series of illustrations on December 8th, 2013. Each volume which would display a special image once placed together, whic...

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Digimon fans have been looking forward to a new RPG for quite a while now, and they'll soon get one in Japan with Digital Story: Cyber Sleuth. In anticipation of the game's release, Bandai Namco shared a new summary trailer for the game.

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Discotek Media Sets First New Dub With 'Lupin the 3rd Jigen's Gravestone' Anime Acquisition Posted by Chris Beveridge December 22, 2014 at 01:29 PM After several years of bringing out a lot of classics and license rescues that have dubs, Discotek ...

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Zawachin has made a name for herself online by recreating the makeup of celebrities and now has legions of Twitter followers as well as multiple cosmetic and real-world advertising deals. She's known for covering her mouth with a face mask or othe...


Following the short version PV for the title song of their upcoming 10th single "NEO SIGNALIFE" and its behind-the scenes video, the official website for popular anime voice actress idol unit YuiKaori has posted a preview video for the coupling so...

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  J-Stars Victory Vs. , the game that pit together all kinds of heroes of Shonen Jump in one big brawler released earlier this year in Japan. Bandai Namco have announced that it will release in North America as J-Stars Victory VS+.

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Angel Beats' 1st Beat, the highly awaited first chapter of its visual novel game promised originally set to release about a year ago, has been given a new supposed release date of May 29th, 2015. With all the lies that float around the Angel Beats...

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Brian's Picks Nogizaka46: 2014 Christmas cards #4 – Nao Kanzaki and a few friends More Nogi Christmas-theme photocards! This edition has members Ikoma Rina, Ito Juuna, Matsumura Sayuri, Ito Marika, and more!

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Way, way back at Otakon 2013, FUNimation announced the pickup of a lot of former Bandai Entertainment releases. Not surprising, a lot of the initial focus has been on getting the highly anticipated Cowboy Bebop back out for fans – and back on TV a...

Kotaku East Toshi Nakamura

For the playable demo of Dragon Quest Heroes, I went in expecting just another Warriors-style game with a Dragon Quest skin over it. What I got was much more. During this past weekend in Japan, the annual Jump Festa was held, during which – among ...

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Yo-kai Watch has already established itself as a hit franchise in Japan, but Level-5 president Akihiro Hino doesn't plan on stopping there.  He recently spoke with news website Wedge Infinity to talk a bit about what he has planned up for next year.

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Sometimes, there are just some fictional worlds people just don't want to live in because of the constant danger people face each and every day, like George R. R. Martin's Game of Thrones where anyone can die and the worlds of Resident Evil and Si...

The limited edition items "Puella Magi Madoka Magica Witch Pin Collection" and "Puella Magi Madoka Magica Soul Gem Candle Set" will go on sale in late December from Luxent.

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Here's the latest Final Fantasy XV game trailer, which was first seen at the Jump Festa event. The trailer shows us more gameplay and a look on some of the towns. The trailer also introduced us to Cidney, the first female Cid in the Final Fantasy ...


Today at Shueisha's Jump Festa, three new gameplay videos for Dragon Ball Xenoverse debuted, depicting several of the new characters that were announced previously during the year.     These videos show off Super Saiyan God Goku versus Beerus, Sup...

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At the conclusion of the final episode of Mushishi Zoku Shou season 2, it has been announced that a sequel film will be releasing during the Summer 2015 anime season. The new anime film will be titled Mushishi Zoku Shou: Suzu no Shizuku and will b...

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