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January 31, 2015, 11:00 PM
RocketNews24 Meg Murphy

For over a decade, Japanese photographer Miyoko Ihara has been capturing the amazing bond that has developed between her grandmother, Misao, and Fukumaru – the white, odd-eyed cat her grandmother found as a stray kitten.

AKB48 and JKT48 will perform a joint concert on February 20 at the Kota Kasablanka Main Hall in Indonesia. This event, titled AKB48 and JKT48 CONCERT TOGETHER ~Holding hands together with the first sister~ Presented by WAKUWAKU JAPAN 1st Anniversa...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

Many well-known idols have been gathered for the creation of the movie 'Sekai no Owari no Izukoneko'. The trailer video and on-set photos for the new movie have been publically released. It has now been confirmed that 'Sekai no owari no izukoneko'...

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

Hakuto, Japan's first civilian team that aims to send an unmanned lunar expedition, unveiled the "Project to Pierce the Moon With the Spear of Longinus" on Friday. The project is part of the 20th anniversary of the Neon Genesis Evangelion anime, a...

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A new website has popped up, and it is called http://garakowa. jp/, and it teases its visitors with a view of a starry night sky coupled with a few clouds,  a countdown timer and the words which say "Restoring the world… Begins".

The Mainichi Shimbun paper's MaiDiGi service previewed Universal Studios Japan's Attack on Titan attraction that just opened last weekend in a new video. The "Attack on Titan The Real" collaboration recreates the world of Hajime Isayama's Attack o...

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Here's a clip coming from Power Rangers Dino Charge's first episode, which features Tyler and Shelby's first transformation and fight as Red & Pink Dino Charge Rangers!

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

If you're a Pokémon fan who's feeling blue over missing your chance to eat at the limited-time restaurants based on the series that previously appeared in Yokohama and Tokyo's Roppongi neighborhood, cheer up.

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

The recent issue of Kadokawa's Dengeki G's magazine has revealed that the Plastic Memories anime will be airing this April. In addition, the main cast of the upcoming series was also revealed. The main cast of the anime has been revealed.


The official site for the Attack on Titan anime project today posted a 40-second teaser for the upcoming second compilation film Attack on Titan: Jiyuu no Tsubasa. The film which compiles the 14th to 25th episode of the first TV anime is scheduled...

The official website for the Arpeggio of Blue Steel anime franchise began streaming a trailer for the second Arpeggio of Blue Steel film, Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova Cadenza, on Saturday. The trailer introduces five female characters and cas...

Takuya Mitsuda to continue manga in March after 78 volumes, 53 million copies Takuya Mitsuda will continue his long-running Major manga series on Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine in March. This will be the first new chapter in the manga ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'. hack//Roots' Anime Begins Hulu Distribution Posted by Chris Beveridge January 30, 2015 at 09:02 PM As we said earlier this week, this year is going to be the year of . hack for FUNimation as they have several series on tap to roll out in severa...

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Now that the first episode of Power Rangers Dino Charge's is now available on Nick. com, here's the show's opening sequence. The opening sequence features the main five Rangers, Kendall Morgan, Sledge, and the Keeper.


A couple days ago Capcom officially announced Dragon's Dogma Online for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PC. Now we have the first trailer for the free-to-play multiplayer game, which is set to debut in Japan sometime this year.

Siliconera Sato

Atlus recently announced that they're holding a massive 30+ hours of Persona-related news and content, where we can expect to hear the latest about Persona 5. Since 30 hours is quite a lot to keep up with, Atlus has provided a schedule for their p...

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The 10th edition of this year's Weekly Shounen Jump! magazine will be announcing that One Piece will be going on a hiatus, however, fans should not be worried as manga creator Eiichiro Oda will be back real soon.

Thrilling space anime Sidonia no Kishi has unveiled its "main" PV for its upcoming movie, providing a hefty minute and a half long montage of intensely dramatic scenes sure to be taken completely out of context for the sake of boosting viewer anti...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Second 'Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet: Meguru Koro, Haruka' OVA Episode Gets First Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge January 30, 2015 at 11:37 AM With the first OVA from this part series getting its theatrical release back on September 27th, 201...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

2 months before release date, here is the third trailer for Sword Art Online: Lost Song The Sky City is looking beautiful and the 4-player online quests will really be something to look forward to, especially if you are in Japan.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Now here's a pleasant surprise on the Hulu service today as TMS Entertainment has opted to bring out the 2013 feature film Lupin The 3rd VS Detective Conan and stream it themselves. TMS has brought a fair number of their shows onto Hulu over the l...


Katsuhiro Otomo, the artist best known as the creator of the Akira sci-fi manga and anime has been won France's Angoulême International Comics Festival's Grand Prix. Otomo topped British comic writer Alan Moore and Belgian artist Hermann in the fi...

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Bandai Namco Games has posted a new Dragon Ball Xenoverse game trailer, which features some characters from Dragon Ball GT in action! In the game, the the Dragon Ball Z history is changing thanks to Towa and Mira.


Square Enix is teaming up with Dimps on an arcade game called School of Ragnarok, which puts players in the role of transfer students summoned to duke it out in another world. They'll be battling alongside "School Spirits," and you can see a previ...

For those not familiar with this particular spin-off series, A Certain Scientific Railgun serves as a complementary set of canon side-stories set in the same universe as A Certain Magical Index. While these episodes are by no means essential to en...

Siliconera Spencer

One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 adds new characters to the hack and slash series like pre-timeskip Tashigi and Smoker. Players will also be able to beat up dozens of pirates as Mihawk and the villainous Buggy.

On this 30th day of January Selective Hearing was born as its own separate entity. Before then it was part of my now deleted personal blog. It has been nine years since that time and much has changed in the idol blogging landscape.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the anime adaptation of Yuu Moroboshi and Mikihiro Amami's Kuusen Madoushi Kouhosei no Kyoukan (The Instructor of Aerial Combat Wizard Candidates) light novel series has revealed that the anime will be airing this July, cha...


NIS America rolled out some new previews for The Awakened Fate Ultimatum, which hits PlayStation 3 in North America and Europe on March 17 and 20, respectively. First up we have a new official story trailer, followed by character introductions for...

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