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February 13, 2015, 1:30 AM
February 13, 2015, 1:30 AM
GoBoiano Media Tsubaki

Tsubaki loves mixing her passion for Food, Fashion and Tumblr to write about interesting topics in the anime community. When she's not obsessing over her OTPs and Fandoms, she likes traveling the world and meeting other fans within different cultu...

RocketNews24 Cara Clegg

Anime changes lives, and we have the photographs to prove it. Who doesn't love a good tale of transformation complete with shocking before and afters? One man showcases his change from chain-smoking drunk to dedicated otaku, but was it really a ch...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

An image of what seems to be a roll call seen from the upcoming V-Cinema Ressha Sentai ToQger made-to-video movie has surfaced online featuring a 7th. . .


According to the latest Oricon weekly manga sales chart, the last 72nd volume of Masashi Kishimoto's long-running action manga series Naruto, which was released in Japan on February 4, sold an impressive 874,120 copies in its first week, becoming ...

The official twitter account for Tsutaya's mail-order service has revealed that voice actresses Minori Chihara, Natsuko Kuwatani, Yuko Goto, Yuki Matsuoka, and Aya Hirano will perform the theme song Fure Fure Mirai (Hooray Falling Future) under th...


Goo recently worked with advertising company iBridge to conduct a survey of 250 male and 250 female about what anime voice actress' real age surprises them the most.   The proposition is actually a bit less sexist than it may sound.

Siliconera Sato

While Japanese fans were pretty upset about Bandai Namco taking out Alisha from Tales of Zestiria at an early point, they'll get to see more of her and the other characters in the game's latest DLC which released earlier today in Japan.


 Bandai Namco has posted Meliodas, Diane, Gowther, Ban and King vidoes for Seven Deadly Sins: Unjust Sin, the Nintendo 3DS game based on Nakaba Suzuki's manga series, out in Japan February 11th. The series' author supervised the fully-voiced sin a...

Siliconera Sato

Gust's Atelier series has been going on for almost two decades now, but to commemorate the occasion of the company's 20th anniversary, they're releasing a massive soundtrack for their popular series. The official Twitter account shares more.

Siliconera Sato

Some companies like to entice people into buying games with preorder bonuses and extra goodies, but Compile Heart is trying something… different, with a song asking fans to preorder Destroyer Trillion, along with a small clip of gameplay footage.


VAMPS started "VAMPS LIVE 2015 "BLOODSUCKERS"", their first arena tour in 4 years, at Nagoya Nippon Gaishi Hall on February 7 (Saturday). ◆VAMPS – image VAMPS just ended their 33-show "VAMPS LIVE 2014 – 2015" tour, which was in support of their ne...

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on February 12, 2015 at 9:31 am | In PRODUCT INNOVATION | No Comments A proposal to give recognition same-sex couple has been submitted to Shibuya City, one of the wards in central Tokyo.

Tomohisa Yamashita is set to star in the latest TBS spring drama, "Algernon ni Hanataba wo" (Flowers for Algernon).

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge
RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

Wonder Festival is a semiannual Japanese convention dedicated to model and figure-building which attracts all manner of pros, amateurs, and cosplayers from across the country. Most recently, the Winter 2015 Wonder Festival was held at the Makuhari...


The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Square Enix's Gunslinger Stratos arcade game has announced its OP and ED theme song artists. The A-1 Pictures-produced TV anime will premiere in this April.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Second 'K' Anime Series Premiere Set Posted by Chris Beveridge February 11, 2015 at 12:22 PM Starchild confirmed last year that there would be a new K anime series this year and now King Records is giving a bit more information about the property ...


Pony Canyon has posted Nyaa-tan (CV: Rie Murakawa)'s "Retry Rendezvous" (composed by Engaged to Unidentified's Junky) and Soruraru BOB's (Murakawa,Eriko Matsui, Yuuta Aisaka, Yumiri Hanamori) "blue moment," (composed by Starving Trancer) the openi...


Now that the Tekken 7's official arcade release is ready to strike in Japan, Bandai Namco Games uploaded the fighter's opening movie, which boasts more lava than most.       Tekken 7 arrives in Japanese arcades on February 18.

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

Additional members of the main cast of the upcoming anime adaptation of Hinako Seta's Re-Kan! 4koma manga has been revealed on the anime's official website.  The Opening and Ending songs of the anime were also revealed.

Okina Kamino's romantic comedy novel series began in 2003, inspired TV anime, manga Kadokawa brand company Media Factory's listing of the 20th volume of Okina Kamino's Asobi ni Iku yo! (Let's Go Play! .

Siliconera Spencer

While we've seen some Final Fantasy characters show up in arcades in Lord of Vermillion, Square Enix has yet to make a proper Final Fantasy arcade game. Perhaps, that's what the publisher is teasing with this page.

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

The official website for the TV anime adaptation of Durarara! !  has released preview images and the synopsis for the 6th episode of Durarara! ! x2 Shou, which airs this Saturday at 11:30pm JST on Tokyo MX, GTV, BS11 and Tochigi TV.

System and both games will ship on Friday in N. America, Europe Nintendo began streaming two ads on Monday for its New Nintendo 3DS XL handheld console, which ships on Friday in Europe and North America.

Snow Fairy Story Performed at Snow Miku Live! 2015 The official Hatsune Miku YouTube channel began streaming a video of the Snow Miku Live! 2015 event which occurred at the the 66th Sapporo Snow Festival in Hokkaido, Japan, on February 7 and 8 at ...

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Square Enix recently trademarked the names "Squaresoft" and "Enix" last January 19th. These trademarks are for businesses in game software, dealing in gemstones or replicas, and household goods. For those who are not old enough to remember, Square...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Pony Canyon Showcases Japanese 'Buso Shinki' Blu-ray Anime Box Set Posted by Chris Beveridge February 12, 2015 at 11:18 AM As we're just about a month away from the Japanese release of the Buso Shinki series in box set form after releasing it acro...

Hardbodied giant slayer Mikasa Ackerman of Shingeki no Kyojin has celebrated her birthday with legions of diehard fans, as they constructed the usual shrines adorned with anime goods and cake to wish the lovely (and frustratingly fictional) girl t...

The ongoing manga most deserving of their own anime have been subjected to rankification by fans – with slice-of-life the genre of choice for now it would seem. The ranking: 1. Sakamoto desu ga? 2. One-Punch Man 3.


Rob Lucci was recently announced as a playable member of the One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 cast, and he's among the latest to be shown in action in a new set of character clips. See Rob Lucci, Kuzan/Aokiji, Sanji, and Usopp leap into battle below.

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