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January 7, 2015, 3:00 AM
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Nissin Cup Noodle – best friend of college students everywhere – has released its latest commercial that features Japanese pro tennis player Kei Nishikori, playing tennis with a wooden sword. I'd say this is crazy if it didn't actually look pretty...

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Aniplex Japan have announced a release date for the fourth Persona 3 movie. Titled Persona 3 The Movie #3 Falling Down, it will premiere in Japanese theatres on April 4th, 2015. More information on the movie's story can be found in our previous re...

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The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D will get a limited edition bundle that comes with a Skull Kid figurine in North America, Nintendo said this morning.   The bundle will be available at select retailers for $49.

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The official Digimon Adventure tri. anime Twitter account confirmed that first episode of Digimon Adventure will air on HD on Tokyo MX this Wednesday at 7pm. This special airing of the classic Digimon Adventure anime is to commemorate the 15th ann...


Anime's most beloved director, Hayao Miyazaki celebrates his 74th birthday today, January 5th, 2015. After graduating from Gakushuin in 1963 with degrees in political science and economics, he began working as an animator at Toei in April of that ...

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Looks like the Sybil System from Psycho-Pass has already taken over Shinjuku Station, as several Sybil System "scanners" have been found in the area and will scan the "Crime Coefficients" of several individuals.

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New Super Hero Taisen GP: Kamen Rider #3 film behind-the-scenes photos features the Shocker Combatants marching and a candid shot of a returning Rider and a new Rider. We have previously reported that Shocker will return as the primary enemy organ...

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Scarlett Johansson After her turn in Lucy last year, parts of which could easily be considered the starting point for some of this, Scarlett Johansson has now boarded Ghost in the Shell's live action feature film development.

Crunchyroll announced on Monday that it will stream the anime The Testament of Sister New Devil (Shinmai Maō no Testament) based on the light novel series by Tetsuto Uesu (Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero). The series will stream for members on Wednesda...


This week's issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu is announcing a video game based on Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend. The property that originally started as a series of light novels—which has since inspired multiple manga and now an ani...

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Entertainment news source Variety reported on Monday that Scarlett Johansson has signed on to star in Dreamworks' adaptation of Ghost in the Shell. Deadline reported in October that the actress was offered the role, but she was still undecided at ...

Crunchyroll announced on Monday that it will stream Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE! (Binan Kōkō Chikyū Bōei-bu Love! ). The stream will be available worldwide outside of Asia for members starting on January 6 at 1:40 p.

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Image via Razzle's Dazzles TumblrSince the Legacy Tigerzord from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers is now available in the U. K. , YouTube user Airlim posted an in-depth review of this item. While the Legacy White Ranger White Tigerzord can combine wit...

Crunchyroll announced on Monday that it will stream the television anime of KOEI Tecmo Games' Samurai Warriors (Sengoku Musou) game franchise. The stream will be available worldwide outside of Asia for members starting on January 11 at 1:35 p.

Japanese media website, Goo, asked their manga reader users: What manga title is the one you cannot wait to see the end of? With a total of 500 responses and 250 of them being males and 250 being females, here are the results: 25.


BABYMETAL are ready to rock fans with their "new anthem. " Featuring guitar playing by Sam Totman and Herman Li from DragonForce, "Road of Resistance" was first performed during their November 2, 2014 set at Brixton O2 Academy in London.

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January 5, 2015 – In preparation for this month's live concert in Las Vegas, Japanese animation song ("anisong") stars JAM Project have released two albums on USA iTunes that were previously unavailable overseas.

The new Futaba Future School, a combined junior and senior high school set to open in Hirono, Fukushima Prefecture this April, is getting some pretty snazzy uniforms. They were designed by Shinobu Kayano, the woman behind AKB48's colorful and memo...


Distributor Toho announced yesterday that the mega-hit franchise's first feature film Yo-Kai Watch: Tanjyo no Himitsuda-Nyan! (The secret of the invention) had earned an amazing 5 billion yen as of January 3, in 15 days since its release on Decemb...

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Harvest December is a series of Japanese visual novels that started out on PC and was then ported to the Nintendo 3DS over the last year. Now, the 3DS ports are being translated for release in the West.

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Kei-designed Hokkaido mascot Kitano Kamui is set to make her musical debut courtesy of Nippon Colombia – although this will likely slip under the radar of all but the dedicated of fans considering her insignificant existence.


The first The Legend of the Dark Witch game was localized courtesy of Circle Entertainment and priced at $3. 99 (currently discounted to $2. 79) on the Nintendo eShop. Now Inside System has a followup to the 2D action-platformer in the works, with...


"Le Danboard" is a 25-minute stop-motion short featuring Danbo, the cardboard robot from Kiyohiko Azuma's popular manga Yotsuba&! , which was directed by Hirokazu Minegishi, who is best known as the creator of Domo-kun and produced by dwarf.

Akatsuki no Yona Second Cour Visual Revealed With the second cour starting today with the 13th episode, the official website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Mizuho Kusanagi's shoujo manga Akatsuki no Yona (Yona of the Dawn) has been updated...

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The sixth issue of this year's Shonen Magazine announced that three different Fairy Tail manga one-shots will be adapted in the on-going anime series. The episodes and the stories they will adapt are as follows:Episode 219 - "What a True Heart Wea...

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With Fall 2014 finally over and Winter 2015 finally approaching, why don't we take a look back through the highlights of our last season?  Anime Trending is Facebook community built-up over a series of short surveys of each anime the modern lineup...

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