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January 23, 2015, 8:30 PM

Musician HYDE helped launch the opening ceremonies for Universal Studios Japan/USJ in Osaka's "Universal Cool Japan" attractions based on Evangelion, Attack on Titan, Resident Evil and Monster Hunter, hosted January 23rd-May 10th.

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Disney enjoys broad popularity with Japanese children, with tykes across the nation regularly getting excited for the studio's animated films and begging their parents to take them to Tokyo Disneyland.

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Kodansha has posted the promo for the Attack on Titan: No Regrets anime spin-off's 2nd and final episode. This spin-off takes place prior to the start of the main anime series. The Attack on Titan: No Regrets tells a story that takes place prior t...

System comes in 2 colors, includes laser-etched HDD bay cover & limited first edition of the game Sony unveiled a "Bloodborne Limited Edition" PlayStation 4 console bundle on Thursday as a tie-in with From Software's upcoming PlayStation 4 game Bl...

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The most recent issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump has revealed that a compilation film of the anime's first season adaptation of Haruichi Furudate's Haikyuu! !  manga is in production. The new film is part of the newly announced Haikyu!

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There are people in this world who like cosplay, and there are people who like cute little animals. Put them together and you'd get possibly the only kind of cosplay that has the potential to out-cute toddlers in tiny geeky costumes: cosplaying pets!


NHK has announced that the premiere date for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of internationally acclaimed manga artist Rumiko Takahashi's latest serialization work Kyoukai no Rinne/Rin-ne. NHK's educational channel E Tere (NHK-E) will start airin...

North American anime publisher Sentai Filmworks have announced that they have recruited cosplayer Jessica Nigiri to voice the lead character, Sonico, in their upcoming DVD and Blu-ray release of SoniAni: Super Sonico the Animation.

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Capcom is rolling out an official Resident Evil attraction at Universal Studios Japan. It's four floors of terror—and puzzles. While the attraction doesn't officially open until tomorrow, Kotaku was able to have a look during today's press preview.

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American Cosplayer, Jessica Nigri, is known for her sexy and often revealing cosplays, Sentai Filmworks has announced that the world-renowned cosplayer will be voicing a character that is considered very similar to her – Super Sonico.

With only a few months to go until Final Fantasy Type-0 HD (Aka. That game with the Final Fantasy XV demo) hits store shelves worldwide, Square Enix have decided now is the time to share a new trailer that highlights the RPG's battle system.

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"Sound! Euphonium" – Main Cast Info; PV Posted by pKjd on Jan 23, 2015 @ 12:26 am 23 Jan The official webpage for Kyoto Animation's next animated project, 「Sound! Euphonium」 (Hibike! Euphonium / 響け! ユーフォニアム), has updated with new info regarding th...

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Rumiko Takahashi's 'Kyoukai no Rinne' Anime Adaptation Premiere Set Posted by Chris Beveridge January 22, 2015 at 04:24 PM We're just barely into the winter 2015 season and now more dates are being set for the spring 2015 season with their premieres.


Japanese film production/distribution company Toho announced today on January 22 that it will launch a "Shinjuku Anime" project featuring various types of animation works, to be based at Toho Cinemas Shinjuku.

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Narudoma Anime Adaptation Announced for This Year An anime adaptation of Kometokaite Meter's web manga Narudoma (Nar Doma) has been announced on the wraparound of the manga's first published volume. The anime itself will be airing later this year.


Bloodborne—the latest out of From Software and Demon's Souls/Dark Souls director Hidetaka Miyazaki—hits Japan on March 26, and special edition PlayStation 4 bundles are coming along for the ride.

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New info of the Super Hero Taisen GP: Kamen Rider #3 film reveals how Shocker and the Kamen Rider Blade Riders play a big role in the film. As it turns out, history is once again altered and the film will take place in 1973.


Following the 15th volume released with the first episode last month, the limited edition of the upcoming 16th volume of Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan manga comes with the second OAD episode based on Levi-featured spin-off manga Kuinaki Sentaku...

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Here are the official images for the powered-up version of everybody's favorite sneaky little backstabber in SHF form: S. H. FiguArts Kamen Rider. . .

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A special distribution for Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire is kicking off today, and will feature the final evolved forms of the three starters from Pokémon Black and White. Here are the details of the distribution:   Serperior: Available fr...

Kayac creative director and interactive designer Kiyoyuki Amano is spearheading the "wearable special effects" skirt project, "Hikaru Skirt. " The site claims the skirt turns the "zettai ryouiki" (i. e.

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The official website of the Tsukimonogatari anime adaptation has revealed the cover of the second volume of the anime's Blu-ray and DVD release. Additionally, the contents what the release will contain was also revealed.


Square Enix's English version of Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride is now officially out on iOS and Android devices. This version delivers a port of the Nintendo DS remake with some added features, and will run you $14.


Attack on Titan author Hajime Isayama's home town in Ōyama is famous for its plums and makers of umeshu (a Japanese liqueur made from ume fruits).  As with last year, Hibiki has prepared for spring with Attack on Titan branded umeshu, complete wit...

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The title of the upcoming 2015 film produced by the AnoHana film has been revealed, it will be titled Kokoro Ga Sakebitagatterun Da (The Heart Wants to Shout). Additionally, the film's first visual was leaked early online, before its scheduled rev...

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14 minutes ago - 4:00 PM on 01. 21. 2015 Getting Ready To Rumble It hasn't even been 24 hours since the last Build Fighters Try recap, but let's get this train going. After all, we've finally arrived at.

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The official website for the TV anime adaptation of Durarara! !  has released preview images and the synopsis for the third episode of Durarara! ! x2 Shou, the third episode of Durarara! ! x2 Shou airs this Saturday at 11:30pm JST on Tokyo MX, GTV...

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Though Ressha Sentai ToQGer has finished filming, it seems that this is not yet the end of our train heroes. According to those who watched the filming, the said filming is likely for a new movie or V-Cinema.

X JAPAN YOSHIKI's sudden Tweet the other day has caused speculation start to rise among X JAPAN FANS. YOSHIKI tweeted asking "Which festival do you like? ", adding Twitter accounts of various music festivals to the Tweet.


Bandai Namco Games posted a handful of new character trailers for One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3, which hits PS3, PS4, and PS Vita in Japan on March 26. See Luffy, Trafalgar Law, Donquixote Doflamingo, and Fujitora in action below.

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