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February 9, 2015, 9:00 PM
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2014 may be over, but some fans are still talking about the year that was, which aired some great anime series. Japanese anime website, animeanime. jp has recently asked its readers which anime series from 2014 do they think is the very best.

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Here's the preview of Kamen Rider Drive's 18th episode entitled "Why is Lt. Oita Following That Guy? " This episode will focus on Lt. Otta.

Angel Beats! -1st Beat- Pre-Order Bonuses Are Saucy With the upcoming and highly anticipated Angel Beats! visual novel Angel Beats! -1st Beat- debuting on PC in Japan on May 29th, pre-order bonuses have been previewed.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Which has better graphics? The New Nintendo 3DS or the (old) Nintendo Wii? Let's compare and find out. We've seen graphic comparisons between the Wii U and the regular 3DS (thanks, Smash Bros. ! ). But since Xenoblade Chronicles X is a port of the...

From Thursday, Feb. 5, you can shoot Kamehameha at the Shibuya Parco Shibuya Koen-dori Square in Tokyo. There might be some of you who think, "What on Earth? ", but this is actually an event titled "Utou ze!

Animeanime recently held a poll which asked their readers: What's the most anticipated upcoming anime movie from 2015 for you? Votes were collected between January 25th and February 1st. Here are the results: 10.

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The Tokyo Reporter Kenichiro Takafuji

Tokyo men ready to 'Smash Valentine's Day' By Kenichiro Takafuji on February 9, 2015 under National Kakuhido rallies against Christmas in 2012 (Get News)TOKYO (TR) – Are you ready for romance this Valentine's Day?


L'Arc~en~Ciel will release the "Over The L'Arc-en-Ciel" DOCUMENTARY FILMS ~WORLD TOUR 2012~ on Blu-ray/DVD in April. ◆"Over The L'Arc-en-Ciel" cover- image "Over The L'Arc-en-Ciel" is a music documentary that was released in 2014 and has earned ov...


The March issue of Newtype magazine, hitting Japanese stands the 10th, is set to announce plans for a TV anime adaptations of Ai's web manga Million Idol, the story of a hikikomori idol otaku who runs a star-making blog.

The official website for the third anime season of Broccoli's Uta no Prince Sama female-oriented dating simulation games, Uta no Prince-sama - Maji Love Revolutions, unveiled the character designs last week.


Florida’s SwampCon scored an exclusive this weekend when Crunchyroll announced at a panel that it would soon be streaming the Comical Psychosomatic Medicine anime, based on the hit title Manga de Wakaru Shinryonaika.

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Japanese media website, Buzz + News is celebrating the 35th anniversary of one of the most successful animation and plastic model franchises in Japan, Mobile Suit Gundam. To celebrate, they have ranked the Top 10 Strongest Mobile Suits, and they b...

A video posted back in November has been making the rounds again, featuring a man who calls himself "Paul 'The Kicking Machine' Wordsworth" dressed as Street Fighter II's Ryu and re-enacting the bonus car stage that pops up during arcade mode wher...

Its time for another annual event of Winter Wonder Festival 2015 held at Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan. Despite the cold weather, people still attended the event, just to catch first hand on the latest figurine that will be releasing this coming ...


Some fans are a little more hardcore than others, and others still just have extra time to play with. In the case of Poke-fan sen of Nico Nico, perhaps they've got both going for them!     Beginning in July of 2013, sen decided to draw and upload ...

AFA Channel! Seiji

The biggest solo fripSide concert to date is taking place next month, on 1 March 2015 at Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan. fripSide consists of a duo, composer and synthesizer Satoshi Yaginuma and vocalist Yoshino Nanjo.

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Japanese publisher and developer Bandai Namco Games has released a slew of new images and videos for the upcoming release of Koei Tecmo's One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3, including new characters, gameplay screenshots and gameplay videos.

Sapporo's seasonal Snow Festival has arrived yet again, boasting an impressive amount of finely crafted snow sculptures much like years previous – and with Snow Miku's new design being the subject of numerous works in particular, along with an abu...


Released in January 2012, IA is a Vocaloid3 based on Lia of visual novel Air fame, with design by Aka Akasaka (D. Z. ).  1st Place's first Vocaloid has achieved plenty of popularity with her high tempo capabilities and staked the claim on being fi...

The official website for Suisei no Gargantia anime has released the first trailer for the upcoming theatrical release of the second part in the two-part Suisei no Gargantia: Meguru Kouro, Haruka OVA (Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet OVA) has been...

The Fandom Post Kate O’Neil

Sailor Moon Crystal Episode #15 The Black Moon isn't kidding around! What They Say: "Act 15:  Infiltration – Sailor Mars" Usagi and the others try to figure out the identity of Chibi-Usa, the mysterious girl who fell from the sky.

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OK, so this time, the usual Nendoroid coverage from the Wonder Festival is posted late, because I am busy with my works. Sorry about that! XD Anyway, without further ado, let's go through the displayed (and announced) Nendoroid, shall we?

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Super Sonico' Anime Dub Omake With Jessica Nigri Surfaces Posted by Chris Beveridge February 7, 2015 at 06:02 PM Sentai Filmworks is having fun with the production of its series Super Sonico, which has Jessica Nigri headlining the English languag...

Bandai Namco Games began streaming a new television commercial for the Cross Ange: Tenshi to Ryū no Rondo tr. (with tr. pronounced as 'Trill. ') PlayStation Vita game on Saturday. The video reveals that the game inspired by Sunrise's Cross Ange: T...

New School Kaidan Chase Lim

Chase is finally done making terrible mashups, trap songs and procrastinating to finish his NSK awards. Better late than never, right? Hello everyone, it's been a while. Now, you may be wondering "Wow Chase, what took so long to come up with a lis...

Nihongogo Steve Summers

Hailing from Chiba prefecture in Japan, TsuShiMaMiRe has been churning out their unique brand of eclectic J-punk/pop rock since 1999, making 2015 their 16th anniversary. They recently released a very comprehensive collection of favorites from thei...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

It's worth pointing out that among many similarities to other episodes in the series, this week's installment of Build Fighters Try is the second time they've spent the opening minutes on the puppy-love angle between Fumina, Sekai, Gyanko, and now...

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「一寸先は闇」 (Issun Saki wa Yami) "No One Knows What the Future Holds" This week I learnt: even if Shizuo's not angry, he's still plenty capable of wrecking people. The one who learnt this lesson firsthand, one Rokujou Chikage (Ono Yuuji), is the main ...

「デス・マーチ」 (Desu Maachi) "Death March" I should have guessed from the preview last week, but this week's episode of Death Parade would focus more on the reoccurring characters that we see rather than the newly deceased.

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