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February 3, 2015, 7:00 AM
RocketNews24 Fran Wrigley

At the Ghibli Museum in Mikata, Tokyo, in an enchanting building designed by Hayao Miyazaki himself, you can wander among sketches and storyboards, gaze up at the iconic Robot Soldier standing guard on the building's roof, and learn about the hist...

This year's 10th issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine is announcing on Wednesday that a television anime adaptation of Kazuhiro Fujita's supernatural battle manga Ushio & Tora has been green-lit for this summer.


The Japan Animator Expo is a showcase of 30 shorts presented by Dwango and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara. This week's 12th returns to the subject of Evangelion and introduces Shinji to Shinji as Shinji Aramaki, the veteran directo...


Following the 1st OP song "Make it! " (1st to 13th episode) and the second "Miracle☆Paradise" (14th to 26th), six-member anison vocal idol unit i☆Ris' upcoming 8th single "Realize! " has been featured as the 3rd OP song for the ongoing idol-themed...

The official website of cat sucking idol Shoko-tan has revealed that her biographical essay "Neko no Ashiato" is to receive a TV anime entitled "Omakase Mamitasu" – a unique choice for an adaptation and likely the first to be named after an idol's...

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Tweet Pin It SKE48's Team KII Captain is calling it quits after spending nearly six years with the popular idol group. Airi Furukawa announced her intentions to depart SKE48 at tonight's Team KII performance held at scenic SKE48 Theater in Aichi, ...

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Ricardo Medina, known for his role as Cole Evans in Power Rangers Wildforce and Decker in Power Rangers Samurai was arrested on Jan. 31 for allegedly. . .

Jeremy Jordan (Newsies), Jarrod Spector (Beautiful) sing English track The first full English song from Frank Wildhorn's Death Note the Musical, as sung by Tony Award nominees Jeremy Jordan (Newsies) and Jarrod Spector (Beautiful), debuted online.

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Square Enix shared a look at Bravely Second's latest trailer during the Tokaigi 2015 event, which took place over the weekend. The trailer shows a little more of the new characters, Emperor Oblivion and his mysterious fairy sidekick named Anne.


Leading into the spring 2015 TV anime based on Sanrio's character project Show By Rock! ! , previously featured in an iOS rhythm action game, the series' bands have been introduced on a monthly basis.  The latest is recent addition to the franchis...


Dengekiya, the official online store for Ascii Media Works' "Dengeki" brand, has started accepting pre-orders for a 1/8th scale figures of Kotori Minami from the Love Live! School Idol Project franchise.

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Only 7 days until WonFes? ! Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) B-But that means that the final weekend before WonFes has already come to an end! ! I need to change my way of thinking… it's not that there are only 7 days left… there are o...

Jan 30, 12:00 anime It's a blah midwinter week, and Justin takes questions on whether we need a Criterion Collection for anime, whether companies are abusing Kickstarter, why there's so much Sailor Moon Crystal merchandise, and why Japan doesn't p...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

FUNimation Debuts 'Nobunagun' Anime Dub Cast, Trailer Posted by Chris Beveridge February 2, 2015 at 10:08 AM While no formal release date is set yet for retailers, things are coming together for FUNimation's home video release of Nobunagun.


"JAPAN NIGHT" launched as the final music event at Tokyo National Stadium in May 2014 and now the event is ready to go overseas, starting this spr. . .

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

The demo version of God Eater 2: Rage Burst is coming out to Japan's PSN this February 5. There is a special mission for players to experience the new Blood Rage system. The full game will be coming out to both the PS Vita and PS4 this February 19...


It is announced today that a feature film adaptation of popular romance simulation game for female, Meiji Tokyo Renka, Meikoi for short, is in the works for a release of July 2015. The anime project itself was reported back in November 2013.

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Capcom got T. M. Revolution, the artist that made "Heart of Sword" seen in one of Rurouni Kenshin's endings, is signing the theme song for Sengoku Basara 4: Sumeragi. "Double-Deal" is the theme song for the enhanced version of the feudal Japan hac...

A new key visual for the upcoming anime adaptation of Nagaru Tanigawa and Puyo's The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-Chan (The Vanishing of Nagato Yuki-Chan) has been revealed in the March issue of NyanType.

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angela is getting ready to release single Exist (イグジスト) that's featured as the opening theme for anime Fafner EXODUS. From now until February 6th 2015 the full music video has been made available for viewing.

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Shirobako has been quite an eye-opener for anime fans as it showed everybody that making an anime series ain't that easy and as glamorous as many think it is. With the second Blu-ray volume for the anime about to go on sale, Warner Brothers anime ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'The Heroic Legend Of Arslan' Anime Series Gets Caast Reveal, Premiere Date With New Teaser Posted by Chris Beveridge February 2, 2015 at 04:30 PM Heroic Legend of Arslan NBC Universal Japan has brought out a decent bit of new information regardin...


Put that class warfare away for a minute and consider anime's Richie Riches.  Charapedia has published the results of their latest 10,000 reader poll in which they asked Japanese fans to name anime's most likable well heeled characters.

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  At the Taipei Game Show this weekend, Square Enix showed off a new area in Final Fantasy XV, through something jokingly dubbed a "cat cam". (Thanks, Game Jouhou)   Taiwanese developer XPEC Entertainment are one of the companies assisting with th...

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Feb1 This Off-MetaFap is brought to you by Demon Lord Valeria's dungeon trap… (NSFW) Welcome back to Floynard! While many of us are looking at our chances for falling snow, the cast of this show are looking out for chances of falling clothes.

「うそつき」 (Usotsuki) "Liar" Two inevitable collapses happened today–the breakdown of a heartless relationship and the breakdown of a dying child. Where one brings bittersweet progress and growth, the other serves to cement what we've known all along,...

Project JeForceX Jason Wong

As we continue to travel across the journey through life, we will eventually arrive at a crossroad where we must make difficult decisions on which direction we should be headed and what kind of folks we want to transform ourselves into at the end ...

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Anyone who considers themselves a true GochiUsa fan will have to have the official overpriced GochiUsa laptop – coming with half the specs of the competition, but with the feature of moe girls on the lid.

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The official website of the anime adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Assassination Classroom (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu) has finally revealed the preview video for the fourth episode of the series. Episode 4 of the anime will be airing on Saturday the 7th of F... Mercuryw

  Starting from February 1st, several Snow Miku attractions will now open in Sapporo. Among these is the Snow Miku ferris wheel, MIRAI. ST x Snow Miku cafe, and the Sapporo Factory Hall covered in Snow Miku decorations.

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