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February 11, 2015, 7:00 PM

Wonder Festival 2015 [Winter] (WonFes), the world's largest garage kit festival, was held at the Makuhari Messe International Convention Complex on Feb. 8. This year marked the 30th anniversary of the festival, and roughly 1,800 dealers participated.

Comcept and producer Nick Yu announced the English dub cast for Keiji Inafune's Mighy No. 9 multi-platform video game on Tuesday. Comcept, Inti Creates, and 8-4 chose 15 voices from over 370 submissions.

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Training to be the mightiest martial artist in the galaxy is thirsty work. But when you're feeling parched after a hard day of kicking through solid rock and firing kamehameha energy blasts from your hands, doesn't it seem just a bit below your st...

Earlier this week animeanime asked their readers what's the most anticipated anime movies of 2015 and now their most recent poll results are online. They asked their readers: Which anime series from 2014 was the best?

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Midgar Studio has announced that Japanese composer Yasunori Mitsuda has agreed to contribute songs to its upcoming 3D JRPG Edge of Eternity if a certain Kickstarter goal is reached.   Yasunori Mitsuda has made a name for himself after composing fo...


Last week, Japanese site AnimeAnime asked fans online/on social media to name the manga that they would like to see adaptated into anime. 1,800 people gave up to three suggestions, from which the site built lists of top complete and current series.

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Drinking more water is one of those New Year's resolutions that everyone seems to have, but always falls by the wayside. With a cool enough water cooler, though, that might just change things. After all, who wouldn't want to visit sexy armchair Le...


The official website for the upcoming TV anime based on Last Note. 's vocaloid song series Mikaera Gakuen Kumikyoku, which already has novel and manga adaptations as well, today updated with the announcements for its main voice cast and OP song.

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The official Tekken YouTube channel has posted the opening cinematic of Tekken 7 as seen in the arcade. Tekken 7 is now available in Japanese arcades starting this month.

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Viz Media released the second set of the classic Sailor Moon series today on DVD/BD combo form with the new English language adaptation and they've had a few clips for it recently. They've now got a new three minute one that has them preparing for...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Giovanni's Island Madman Entertainment is part of the overall global roll out of Giovanni's Island across several distributors and their release is set for March 11th, 2015. Ahead of that, they've got a new trailer out to remind folks about the DV...

Shimura currently publishing 3 other manga series Manga creator Takako Shimura will end her Wagamama Chie-chan (Selfish Chie-chan) in the March issue of Enterbrain's Comic Beam magazine on Thursday. Shimura launched the series last year.

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Morning Musume '15 × PreCure Morning Musume '15 will perform the theme song for the movie PreCure All Stars Haru no Carnival (映画プリキュアオールスターズ 春のカーニバル♪). The song is titled Imakokokara (イマココカラ). Moreover, Morning Musume '15 members Iikubo Haruna, Is...


Koei Tecmo has been sharing a bunch of footage and info for Deception IV: Another Princess lately, from unlockable characters to new modern areas loaded with deadly traps. Now we've got another trailer showing the various additions to the upcoming...

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GochiUsa and Kiniro Mosaic have both announced they will be working with each other to market themselves – a collaboration dream come true that will put two of the most popular generic moe anime together.


Avex will release a two-disc album "Wake Up, Best! " in two editions, CD-only and CD+Blu-ray, on March 18. The first disc contains 13 songs from the Wake up, Girls! anime series, and the second contains 40 soundtrack tunes used in the film and TV ...

Just when you think you've seen it all, another smartphone game comes out that leaves you scratching your head. Developed by Yamabus and hamon, Junai Baba Gakuen Tenkosei wa Hyakuman-sai (Pure Love Hag Academy - The Transfer Student is One Million...

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Livestreaming and game guide group VGBootCamp has announced that it will no longer be streaming Super Smash Bros. Brawl mod "Project M" on its Twitch channel due to its "uncertain legality. " The group will also be taking down all of their YouTube...

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Bandai has posted the promo for the TKPB01 Kamen Rider Proto-Drive figure from the Kamen Rider Drive TV series. The promo highlights the figure's different functions. This item comes with the Dimension Cab Tire, which is exclusive only to this fig...

Lieselotte Sherlock Looks Stunning in a Swimsuit Lieselotte Sherlock the young and beautiful young lady from the Trinity Seven series has received a wonderful swimsuit figure. She's in a hot pink two-piece swimsuit that perfectly emphasizes her go...

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The latest issue of Dengeki G's Magazine had an interview with Seiji Kishi and Makoto Uezu, the director and series composer of the Yuuki Yuuna wa Yuusha de Aru anime, and Takahiro, the series creator, has revealed that there are plans for the fut...

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The first leg of the newest Babymetal world tour has been announced and it is looking possessed. The BABYMETAL WORLD TOUR 2015 sends the girls of Babymetal on a world wide return trip as May 9th kicks off their global initiative with their first s...

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YouTube user キッズライン♡Kids Line幼児チャンネル has posted a video coming from the Shuriken Sentai Ninninger stage show. What's interesting is that the show opened with the ending theme of the series. The show's ending theme is "Nanja Monja!

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In the latest episode of Man at Arms: Reforged, the folks over at Baltimore Knife & Sword finally forged Auron's Katana from the Final Fantasy X game. As what they have pointed out, this is the only sword left in the Final Fantasy Kitchen Knife Se...


This year, a sculpture of Snow Bell Ver. Miku is being displayed in Chuo-ku, Sapporo's Odori Park February 5-11 as part of the Sapporo Snow Festival. The Vocaloid's participation in her home town's seasonal celebration also included "live" perform...

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Square Enix are releasing Dragon Quest Heroes for both PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, and Square Enix recently shared more on the official website about the differences between the two versions of the game.


As part of the 10th anniversary project for the Durarara! ! franchise, Kadokawa has accepted pre-registrations for a smartphone game titled Durarara! ! the Underside, which is scheduled to start its service via Gree platform in this spring.


Developer French Bread's Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late is coming to North America later this month, so Aksys Games is here with a new trailer showcasing the fighting game's roster. See all 16 playable characters in action below.

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Bandai Namco released the opening movie for Tekken 7 which shows Kazuya and Heihachi fighting in a volcano. If you've been keeping up with the Tekken story, the woman who says she must stop Heihachi at all costs is Kazumi Mishima, Heihachi's wife ...

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The winter 2015 installment of the world's largest garage kit convention, Wonder Festival, was held at Chiba's Makuhari Messe on February 8th. The one-day event allows artists to freely display and sell their original works based on anime and mang...

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