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February 28, 2015, 2:30 AM
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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu's MV for her 10th single, Mondai Girl (Releasing on March 18) has been released!   This music video starts with Kyary, dressed like a high class actress, chased by paparazzi. Then, she works with foreign dancers for the first tim...

Some of our readers are undoubtedly aware that we here at RocketNews24 are quite fond of Kit Kats.  And while we're used to seeing the popular chocolate snack in an array of interesting flavors, we have to say we were genuinely intrigued when we h... jrharbort

In amusing recent news, it seems some unknown Japanese construction company has adopted Hatsune Miku as the (literal) poster girl for their "No Trespassing" posters. A recent photo by @raizinng on twitter revealed the poster for the world to see.

Class inflicts status ailments on foes Atlus USA began streaming a video on Thursday introducing the Hexer class in its upcoming Nintendo 3DS game Etrian Mystery Dungeon. The class uses curses to inflict status ailments on enemies.

Rhymeberry Set to Start a New Rhyme Posted by Gaki - February 27, 2015 - Announcement, Dance/Vocal Group, Idol News, Idols, JPop, Pure Idol Heart - Tagged: DJ HIKARU, Graduation, MC HIME, Pure Idol Heart, Rhymeberry, ライムベリー Rhymeberry shocked thei...

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The latest issue of Televi-kun magazine we got a teaser on the next Kamen Rider that will debut in the Kamen Rider Drive TV series! Likely to make his debut on April is Kamen Rider Chaser! Chaser's user transforms using the Mach Driver and the Sig...


Enough with contests of the cute! Charapedia's latest 10,000 reader poll brought up the subject of anime's strong female characters and asked fans to name their favorite of these cool ladies.  51% of responses came from female visitors.

AKB48's Rina Ikoma stars in film about students trapped in school Team GrisGris' Corpse Party horror game franchise is getting a live-action film adaptation this summer starring Nogizaka46 and AKB48 member Rina Ikoma.

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Corpse Party is getting a live-action movie adaptation in Japan this Summer, starring AKB48 member Rina Ikoma, who will make her starring debut with the film.   The movie is directed by Masafumi Yamada, and will also star Ryosuke Ikeoka from D-BOY...

A collaboration between Japanese water cooler manufacturer Aqua Clara and Attack on Titan launched today.  Attack on Titan-themed "Hydration Corps" are being rented out with a monthly refill and maintenance fee of 1,500 yen ($12.

The official website for the Show By Rock! ! TV anime adaptation of Sanrio's mobile rhythm game of the same name unveiled the first animated promotional video for the series on Friday. Text: A single girl Text: Wandered into another world.

The popular Nintendo horror franchise game "Corpse Party" will be getting a live action film adaptation. The announcement also revealed the cast such as Rina Ikoma a AKB48 member. This will be her first debut in acting career.

This year's 14th issue of Shueisha's Shonen Jump magazine will be announcing on Monday that Kotori Koiwai (Renge Miyauchi from Non Non Biyori) will join the cast of the second season anime adaptation of Naoshi Komi's Nisekoi manga as Fuu.

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Kobushi Factory – Nen ni wa Nen / Survivor Kobushi Factory's 1st DVD single Nen ni wa Nen / Survivor (念には念 / サバイバー) will be released on March 26. Kobushi Factory is a new idol group from Hello! Project consisting of 8 former Hello Pro Kenshuusei.

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JRA jockey Hiroki Goto commits suicide By Tokyo Reporter on February 27, 2015 under Tokyo Daily Hiroki GotoIBARAKI (TR) – Ibaraki Prefectural Police said on Friday that Japan Racing Association jockey Hiroki Goto has committed suicide.


Warner Brothers Japan's official YouTube anime channel has posted a new 15-second CM for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of the cooking-themed manga Shokugeki no Soma, created by Yuuto Tsukuda (story) and Shun Saeki (art).

  Some of the scans from Super Hero Taisen GP: Kamen Rider Sangou that have leaked online has shown some interesting new facts about the movie. Hit the jump to learn about the newly known details! Tetsuo Kurata, who was previously confirmed to rep...

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Japanese anime accessory manufacturer Koubutsu-ya have unveiled a new line of aroma fragrances based on the anime adaptation of Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) manga. The new line of fragrances are supposed to resemble the sc...


  Toei has announced the release information for Kamen Rider x Kamen Rider Drive & Gaim: Movie Wars Full Throttle. The 93 minute movie hits Japanese home video on May 13, 2015.   The Regular Edition Bluray is bare-bones, with only a theatrical tra...

With their upcoming PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita releases of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Sui set for release in Japan on March 12th, Kaga Create have shared another two of the several opening sequences available with the game.

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'Aoharu x Kikanju' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge February 26, 2015 at 03:10 PM Add another survival games anime series to your future as the manga series from NAOE called Aoharu  x Kikanju will be making the leap.

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Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata shared the latest details and a look at several gameplay footage clips during the Active Time Report in London. Here's a summary highlighting what was talked about during the event.


If you’ve got kids who love anime, you might want to dress them up in these stylish Evangelion duds, straight out of kids’ clothes store StompStamp. Fashion brand GeeWhiz and StompStamp are working together to create a special line of ...

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Sony is holding a contest from February 24 to April 26, with the opportunity to win a special PlayStation 4 cover plate that features art from both the Dragon Quest and Final Fantasy series. The cover plate's design features a Slime (a traditional...


Launched this month, the latest Sword Art Online smartphone game is Progress Link.  Unlike last year's Code Register, which brought together SAO, ALO, and GGO, the new Mobage based game is strictly ALO-based.

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I hope you weren't watching this show for Shinichi, because he's pretty much not in this episode. Yeah, that's right. You heard me, the main character is almost completely not in this episode at all. He's in it for all of about 4 minutes maximum t...

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The official website of Dengeki G's Magazine has teased fans with a mysterious image set on a beach with a girl waving and is presented with the caption "Help, Love Live! "Now, whatever could this teaser be about?

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Xenoblade Chronicles X's Planet Mira might have different creatures and landscapes compared to Earth, but their weather and climate is actually pretty similar to ours. The official website updates us with the latest details on the upcoming Wii U t...

Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka? X Kiniro Mosaic Collaboration Teaser With the second season of Yui Hara's schoolgirl comedy  Kiniro Mosaic manga scheduled for a spring debut and the second season of Koi's 4-panel comedy manga series Gochuumon wa Usagi...

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Now that Square Enix announced Dragon Quest Heroes for the West, more fans can look forward to playing as some of their favorite heroes from the series to take on thousands of monsters in Warriors-like fashion.

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