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February 23, 2015, 9:30 PM

We spoke with Shirow Miwa, the manga artist and illustrator behind the cover of art book titled More Heroes and Heroines. More Heroes and Heroines (published by PIE International Inc. ) , being released in February, looks at character designs of m...

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With the new collaboration between Pizza Hut and Kantai Collection already being launched, several KanColle fans have gathered around the Pizza Hut restaurant in Kanda, Tokyo, to get some limited edition Kantai Collection goodies as well as some p...


Furyu Corporation's Mini Kuji is preparing to launch a TerraFormars prize lottery in early match. The 600yen tickets, set to go on sale at convenience stores, offer fans a chance to win a Michelle pillow amoung other goods.

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Written by: Japan Trends on February 23, 2015 at 11:02 am | In PRODUCT INNOVATION | No Comments Bandai has created a second installment in its Crazy Case series of phone covers. The Back to the Future: Part II DeLorean iPhone 6 Case takes your rig...

One Piece brand manager Josh Kocurek stated on the One Piece Podcast last week that Funimation is considering a broadcast dub for the series. Kocurek said the team is looking for feedback from viewers.

Mental Model of the I-401 Submarine Receives a Cute Figure With the first movie of Ark Performance's Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova series debuting in cinemas Japan last January, Good Smile Company have revealed a cute 1/8th scale figure of the...

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The second episode of the Attack on Titan: No Regrets (Shingeki no Kyojin: Kuinaki Sentaku) OVA will be releasing soon with the 16th volume of Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) manga.

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Anime Mirai 2015 Shorts' Preview Images Released Anime Mirai's short film preview images are out! Every year, many anime studios bid for funding from the Young Animator Training Project, and four are selected to produce short films.


Parasyte fans eager for more from creator Hitoshi Iwaaki will have something to look forward to in the form of a special one-shot set in the Parasite universe known as Perfect Soldier. Iwaaki will be working with the creator of the Peacemaker mang...


Mon, Feb 23 2015 at 10:22(JST)VAMPARK FEST hosted by VAMPS, BS SkyPerfect TV! and MTV special program Tweet "VAMPARK FEST", hosted by VAMPS, will be held over two days at Nippon Budokan. VAMPS and SIXX:A.

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The "Anime of the Year" nominees of the Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2015 was announced recently. The criteria is that the anime film/TV series was released/aired between November 1, 2013-October 31, 2014.

Hello Kitty has made quite the name for itself over the past 40 years, with airplanes, themed hotel rooms, and just about everything you can think of. So it's only natural that the franchise's lead Kitty spruce up your bathroom, too, with a Hello ...

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Kirito will face new challenges in Sword Art Online: Lost Song's updated world of ALO, where him and his friends will have a new continent to explore. The official website provides a new look at some of his old friends and allies.

Charapedia asked 10,000 anime fans the question: Which anime or manga schools would you like to study at? And from thousands of fans, most of the responses are from the male fans (52. 6%), female fans (47.

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In one of the most unexpected musical collaborations in history, Japanese idol group, Momoiro Clover Z will be sharing the same stage with the iconic heavy metal band, KISS, which are now in Japan for their 40th Anniversary tour.

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'Saint Seiya: The Hades Chapter' Anime Debuts On Netflix Posted by Chris Beveridge February 21, 2015 at 12:59 PM Netflix is slowly but surely beefing up parts of their anime streaming side and the latest addition is the six episode OVA series Sain...


You probably remember NightCry from Hifumi Kono and Ju-on/The Grudge director Takashi Shimizu, as the spiritual successor to Clock Tower. The latest video shows off some of the updates that have been made to the game as far as graphics go.

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The April issue of this year's V-Jump magazine announced that TV Tokyo will soon air the 2nd season of the Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters anime in HD. That's right, the anime's Battle City Arc will get an HD remaster in April.

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No Super Hero Time sunday is complete without Kamen Rider Drive so here are today's bunch of clips from the 19th episode! BTW, Machine. . .

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So how was the 1st episode of Shuriken Sentai Ninninger? Before you answer that, check-out the preview for the next episode featuring the debut of. . .

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Watch The Sixteenth 'Sailor Moon Crystal' Anime Episode Here Posted by Chris Beveridge February 21, 2015 at 08:32 AM The twice a month schedule for Sailor Moon Crystal is a rough one for fans of the series, but it's that time again and a new episo...

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Dragon Quest Heroes is releasing later this week in Japan, and for those of you who aren't sure which console to get it for, Square Enix provided a look at some videos that shows us a good look at what they look like, for both PS3 and PS4.

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Final Fantasy XV – Episode Duscae Demo Gameplay Square Enix Japan have released a very long video showcasing the in depth details about the upcoming Episode Duscae Demo for Final Fantasy XV.  The video showcases large portions of the demo and what...

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'Kamisama Kiss' Season 2 Anime Dub Cast, Premiere Set Posted by Chris Beveridge February 22, 2015 at 12:48 PM Kamisama Kiss FUNimation's done a lot with the first season of Kamisama Kiss and it paid off well for them and for fans with the Goddess ...

Aldnoah. Zero - 19 The arrow is loosed, in more ways than one. I would adjudge that the course of events in this week's Aldnoah. Zero has been cast for some time, but the awakening of the real Princess Asseylum was probably the last event that cou...

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The official site is online for Urawa no Usagi-chan, a series that hopes it too can become a popular anime for having "usagi" in the name and a roster of only mini-skirt wearing female characters. In an alternate reality somewhere, this series doe...

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Lately, Japanese pro football has teamed up with anime series like Girls und Panzer, A Certain Scientific Railgun, No-Rin, and Amagi Brilliant Park. Now, three teams which have developed partnerships with some anime series are coming together and ...

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Item sysnthesis RPG Atelier Rorona makes its way to the Nintendo 3DS in Japan on March 3, 2015, sporting a new "tiny and cute" chibi look on the Nintendo handheld. The new look is due to the limitations of the 3DS hardware which makes it different...

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「モスクワは涙を信じない」 (Mosukuwa wa Namida wo Shinjinai) "Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears" I'm going to continue calling Sloan and Varona, Sloan and Varona, because that's how the subs have it, Cryllic is alien to me, and one can do worse than a phonetic ...

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