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February 24, 2015, 2:30 PM
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Guilty Gear and BlazBlue makers, Arc System Works, are currently working on a new Dragon Ball Z fighter, which features over 100 characters from the entire franchise. The official website shares a first glimpse at some screenshots for Dragon Ball ...


Voice-featured character goods company Grow-Up Factory will hold a pre-sale for its latest talking cushions featuring voices of the four main girls of the Encouragement of Climb anime series and Super Sonico at the upcoming Anime Japan 2015 event ...

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Last year, something beautiful came to Japan. It was only here for a short while, but in that time, it left a deep impression on many people, including us here at RocketNews24. And while we were sad to see it go, it's time to dry our tears, becaus...


TV Tokyo's official website for the highly anticipated upcoming new TV anime series based on Hideaki Sorachi's action comedy manga Gintama today announced that it will premiere at 18:00 on April 8 (JST).

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Tomy will be releasing a new Pop-up Pirate game, however, the one popping up in this one won't be a pirate in a barrel full of swords, but virtual diva, Hatsune Miku, who will be popping up in a barrel full of keys.

It has been decided that the concept car Thousand Sunny, a collaboration between popular anime One Piece and Nissan Motor Co. , Ltd. , will be sold. Entries into a raffle for the car began being sold on Feb.

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Sentai Filmworks Acquires 'Knights of Sidonia' Anime License Posted by Chris Beveridge February 23, 2015 at 02:57 PM Knights Of Sidonia Sentai Filmworks has kicked off the week with a brand new announcement as they've picked up the rights to the s...

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Next week on Kamen Rider Drive, the rider of justice will have his hands full as he takes on Medic and we're all in for a surprise! Continue. . .

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'Nekota no Koto ga Ki ni Natte Shikatanai' Anime Adaptation Cast Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge February 23, 2015 at 09:33 PM With a few volumes to its name since starting in Ribon magazine in 2013, Rie Outa's manga series Nekota no Koto ga Ki...

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The official Fushigi Yuugi stage play Twitter account has posted more photos of the cast in costume. This time, it features the remaining Suzaku warriors and a look on Seiryu's Nakago & Amiboshi. Previously revealed cast photos are for Miaka, Yui,...

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'Akagami no Shirayuki-hime' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge February 23, 2015 at 03:35 PM Planned for a summer 2015 debut, the manga series Akagami no Shirayuki-hime is getting an anime adaptation this year.


  Interesting things might be brewing for ADV Films. A forum-user over at The Fandom Post discovered that the official ADV Films website, which has lain dormant since 2009, has been updated with a new logo design and a random number scroll reminis...

Netflix is streaming Saint Seiya: The Hades Chapter - Sanctuary, Saint Seiya: The Hades Chapter - Inferno, and Saint Seiya: The Hades Chapter - Elysion in Japanese with English subtitles, Spanish subtitles, and Spanish dub.

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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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Join our mailing list for free Japanese learning resources every month! Learn more. Last year, a new English-Japanese dictionary was released in Japan for Japanese people learning English. This may not seem very special until you hear the title: S...

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'Gakko Gurashi! ' Anime Adaptation Detailed Posted by Chris Beveridge February 23, 2015 at 05:17 PM The upcoming issue of Manga Time Kirara Forward has had a leak which has revealed plans for the anime adaptation of Gakko Gurashi.

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Here are clips coming from Power Rangers Dino Charge's 3rd episode, which features the formation of the Dino Charge Megazord. What's interesting are the changes they made from Kyoryuger. The first clip features Dino Charge Red throwing his Dino Ch...

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Most remembered for their performance on the second opening for KILL la KILL, GARNiDELiA appeared on the Anisong scene a year ago, and has risen to relative popularity among most anime fans, and is only continue increase with each new opening rele...

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Rise Kujikawa, the "Scandalous Superstar," is one of Persona 4: Dancing All Night's central characters, as she'll be taking on the dance floor instead of fighting Shadows. Atlus shares a look at her with a new trailer.

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...


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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'One Piece' Anime Being Considered For Broadcast Dub Initiative Posted by Chris Beveridge February 23, 2015 at 10:34 AM One Piece With a lot of shows being brought out now as part of the Broadcast Dub initiative from FUNimation by doing dubs as cl...

Ogura Yui (小倉唯) updated the release details for album Strawberry JAM - jacket covers, full track list, and song previews unveiled. Her 1st album includes her first four singles plus new songs for 12 total tracks.

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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.

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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...


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...

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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.


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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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.

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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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