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February 4, 2015, 6:00 PM

Aoyama☆Saint Hachamecha High School (commonly known as "Mecha High") received a surprise at the birthday concert for Hitomi Sakaki at Shinjuku MARZ on February 1st. After the encore, an announcement revealed that they would be making their major d...

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Japan had plenty to boast last week when Tokyo was named as the safest city in the world by The Economist, with Osaka coming in a respectable third. Netizens were proud that even with Tokyo's famously terrible (and sometimes dangerous) commutes an...

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One Piece creator Eiichiro Oda does not always make mistakes when drawing, but when he does, fans notice it and go crazy, as this week's latest issue of Weekly Shounen Jump! magazine has proven. This week's new One Piece volume features the Straw ...

Don't kill me for false advertising just yet. Hey wait, look where Yui is? Yeah. That's right. Okay, so it's not written in stone that there won't be a Sword Art Online III anime, but there has been no news on the topic.


Mag Garden briefly, prematurely launched a site laying plans for the 10th anniversary of the anime adaptation of Kozue Amano's healing sci-fi series Aria.  Director Jun'ichi Satō and writer Reiko Yoshida will be returning for a new Aria the Avveni...


As you may have heard, one of the stars of Power Rangers Wild Force and Power Rangers Samurai, was booked on suspicion of stabbing his roommate to death with a sword earlier this week in Southern California.

Different menus offered for Tokyo and Osaka locations. When asked what anime's foods they would like to eat in real life, most people probably wouldn't choose Tokyo Ghoul. While the sentiment is completely understandable, since most of what is eat...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

The latest One Piece manga is out in the new issue of Weekly Jump. And in the above image from the magazine, there is what looks like an artist mistake. Try spotting it. Go on. Do it. Here's the full image,.

Siliconera Ishaan

  Xseed will release Story of Seasons in North America this March, and they've released a new trailer for the game, along with a batch of new English screenshots.   As previously reported, Story of Seasons is the next game in the original Harvest ...

Click here to add note or comment Click here to add comment Kadokawa Contents Academy - an academy established by KADOKAWA (Haruhi, Lucky Star, Sword Art Online, Kancolle etc) with a mission to teach various skills to folks who are interested in w...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Thank you IGN. You got to show us the first J-Stars Victory VS+ Trailer. I honestly cannot believe that this is coming to North America. You know, licensing issues and stuff. If I may request, an English dub of the voices should happen, right?

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After hearing the tragic news regarding Ricardo Medina's arrest, former Power Rangers actor and the original Red Ranger, Austin St. John,. . .


VAMPS will start their "VAMPS LIVE 2015 "BLOODSUCKERS"" tour on February 7 at Nagoya Nippon Gaishi Hall. After Nagoya, the four-city, seven-show tour will then hit Osaka, Sendai, and Saitama. This tour has allowed spectators to take photos and vid...

Siliconera Sato

Senran Kagura: Estival Versus is like a huge island resort vacation for its ninja girls, during which they'll make new friends and solve a mystery that involves the revival of the deceased. The latest trailer shows what the game is all about, and ...


It has been confirmed that a TV anime adaptation of Cucuri's mystery game app for Android/iOS, Vampire Holmes, is in the works for an April 2015 premiere. The game started servie on November 13, 2014. While no details has been revealed, the compan...

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The greatest anime ever made is getting a sequel "ARIA The AVVENIRE" – the staff is back together for the 10th anniversary since the airing of season one, and they're preparing another epic story to share.


It's a great time to be a shoujo anime fan, especially if you're into series like Sailor Moon or Card Captor Sakura, which are both receiving new lines of merchandise with awesome role-play pieces and more.

Siliconera Ishaan

  Clock Tower creator Hifumi Kono has released the first gameplay trailer for his next game, Night Cry, which serves as a spiritual successor to the Clock Tower series. You can watch the trailer above.

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Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Today is Setsubun where you are supposed to eat Ehomaki sushi… but I'm just eating swiss roll instead as it's the same shape! I also still need to do some Mamemaki!

UK based fans of Studio Ghibli will want to tune into Film4 on Saturday 7th February 2015, as they'll be showing The Wind Rises at 3:25pm. This will be the first UK TV screening of the film. It's Hayao Miyazaki's latest (and most likely last) feat...


After the on-air of the first episode last Sunday, which was passionately received by the fans, Toei has already scheduled a feature film edition of the 12th PreCure TV anime series Go! Princess PreCure for this fall.

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

The extended version for the opening theme of Power Rangers Dino Charge, written by Noam Kaniel, is now online and is also now available for purchase. . .

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Saint Seiya: Soul of Gold' Anime Gets Cast, Staff & Trailer Posted by Chris Beveridge February 3, 2015 at 05:21 PM With more productions eyeing being an online streaming show as opposed to broadcast, we're seeing a big name property trying that r...

SeventhStyle Seven

Nisekoi takes two steps back and fails to move forward as the manga's 16th volume introduces just what it didn't need, another girl – this one is a Chitoge doppelgänger who has already put her lips on Raku.

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Toei has confirmed their 2015 movie line-up, which confirms the tentative release dates of the Kamen Rider Drive, Shuriken Sentai Ninninger and the next Kamen Rider Movie Wars film! The Kamen Rider Drive & Shuriken Sentai Ninninger summer films wi...

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Siliconera Chris Priestman

The latest game from Platinum Games probably isn't what you'd expect. It's a 2D demake of Bayonetta called "Angel Land". You can play it on the 404 page for the studio's website in your browser or on mobile for free.

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Some new details and images have been revealed for the upcoming Blu-ray boxset of the first anime adaptation of Wataru Watari and Ponkan8's Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru.  (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU) light novel series, re...


ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION will release "Easter", their first single in two years and a month, on March 18. ◆ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION – imageASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION is currently at "Studio 606", the Foo Fighters' private studio in Los Angeles, reco...

So, there's a lot of places to read manga. There's a lot of places to buy manga. There are manga titles that can be liked by all. And we know what manga publishers are allowed to license. That's all over the place on the internet.

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