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March 10, 2015, 5:00 PM

First light novel volume will be out in October North American manga and light novel publisher Yen Press announced on Monday that it has licensed the Irregular at Magic High School (Mahōka Kōkō no Rettōsei) light novel series under its Yen On impr... jrharbort

  An official announcement from Crypton Future Media has confirmed yesterday's news leak regarding the Hatsune Miku: Magical Mirai 2015 exhibition and concert events. With a little more detail now known, the concert events will be held at the lege...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Last month, we got our first peek at the brand-new statue of Hachiko, in which Japan's most famous dog is reunited with his loving master after almost a century apart. But while Hachiko's legendary loyalty is inspiring, we weren't waiting 100 year...

BiS Twisted Sisters BiSH Posted by Gaki - March 10, 2015 - Announcement, Dance/Vocal Group, Idol Focus, Idol News, Idols, JPop, JPop Indie Idols, Profiles, Pure Idol Heart - Tagged: BiS, BiSH, Pure Idol Heart For fans of the Idol unit BiS ,seeing ...


On their page for the Heavy Object: 195 Degrees Below Zero Rescue light novel, set to be released April 10th, publisher Dengeki Bunko has mentioned that the previously announced TV anime adaptation is due this fall.

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Warner Bros. ' live-action film adaptation of Katsuhiro Otomo's Akira manga and 1988 anime film and according to current director of the film, Jaume Collet-Serra it seems that the film is back in development hell.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry' Light Novel Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge March 9, 2015 at 02:25 PM An early scan of the upcoming Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine has revealed that Riku Misora's light novel series Rakudai Kishi no Ca...


Osaka-based bicycle/motorcycle parts company OGK Kabuto has announced that it will release three-type motorcycle helmets in collaboration with the mega hit manga/anime franchise Attack on Titan. The company previously collaborated with another pop...

Siliconera Sato

While fans of the series can get mini-figurines and a bunch of other goodies from Senran Kagura: Estival Versus' limited "Nyuu Nyuu DX Pack Premium," Gamer shows us a little bit of what you can also get with a look game's first-print bonus art book.

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

A new superhero has arrived to save the people of Osaka from evildoers. This is great because just the other day some savage left an empty can in my bicycle's basket while I parked it. Unfortunately for me, his beat is just on the Rapi:t express t...

Fuji TV announced on Tuesday that the semi-annual live-action television series Yo nimo Kimyō na Monogatari (Tales of the Unusual) will air an April 11 crossover episode that stars the character Luffy from the One Piece manga and anime.

The official website for the second Attack on Titan movie, Shingeki no Kyojin Movie 2: Jiyuu no Tsubasa / Attack on Titan: Wings of Freedom, revealed a new visual of the second compilation film based on the anime series on Monday.

Perfume revealed details for new double a-side single Relax In The City / Pick Me Up. Title track Relax In The City has tie-up as theme song for TVCM Sapporo Green Aroma plus group members appear in the TV spots.

Siliconera Sato

Last year, Imageepoch announced a new game called Stella Glow for the Nintendo 3DS, an upcoming strategy RPG in a world of sword and magic. While we haven't heard much about their 10th anniversary title, the official website updates with new infor...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Coming out this May for the Nintendo 3DS is Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai DX. It has really been a long time coming. Thankfully, Sega will keep our Miku-fied excitement with this trailer for the game. Now here is a shortened opening song in the game...


It seems like there are new Sword Art Online: Lost Song videos and commercials every other day or so now, doesn’t it? That’s likely because the game is due out on March 26 in Japan. Bandai Namco has released a brand new spot featuring ...

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The official Japanese Pokémon YouTube channel has posted the full trailer of the "Pokémon the Movie: The Ring Genie Hoopa" film. The trailer features the attack of Legendary Pokémon and the Legendary Pokémon Hoopa going wild?

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Today is the 9th of March - Miku Day! ★ Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Today I'm going to be taking a look at the Hatsune Miku figure from FREEing that went up for preorder today! The 1/4th Scale… Hatsune Miku V3!

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Animator Henry Thurlow hails from New York. Now, he's in Tokyo, working as an animator for Studio Pierrot. Sounds like something you might want to do, no? Before you make the plunge for yourself, read this.


  Yen Press has licensed The Irregular at Magic High School light novel series by author Tsutomu Sato.   The series focuses on Tatsuya Shiba, a new student who does poorly at practical exams at Magic High School even though his theoretical underst...


A crowdfunding for an anime feature film project based on Fumiyo Kouno's award-winning manga Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni (In This Corner of the World) officially launched today, March 9. Though the project itself was announced back in August 2012, i...

Mysterious skilled girls' rock band 5572320 (read: go go nana ni san ni rei) have appeared out of nowhere to reveal the MV for "Hanseiki Yuutousei" (Half a Century Honor Student) which is scheduled to be released on March 25th.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

First 'D-Frag! ' Anime Dub Trailer Arrives Posted by Chris Beveridge March 9, 2015 at 03:35 PM FUNimation revealed the English language dub cast for D-Frag! back at the end of January, but we hadn't gotten a chance to really hear the dub just yet.

New group performs debut single for March 21 film The official website for the live-action film of Yusei Matsui 's Assassination Classroom manga announced last month that the group Sensa-tions is performing the theme song "Koro-sensa-tions" to the...


ONE OK ROCK announced that they will release a concert DVD&Blu-ray of "ONE OK ROCK 2014 'Mighty Long Fall at Yokohama Stadium'" on April 29. ◆"ONE OK ROCK 2014 'Mighty Long Fall at Yokohama Stadium'" teaser The video is from "ONE OK ROCK 2014 "Mig...

Siliconera Ishaan

An English trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 shows off the English voicework from the game. You can watch it below.     Final Fantasy Type-0 will be released on March 17th in North America and March 20th in Europe.

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Licorice is the protagonist's younger sister, and it's said that she disappeared when they were younger. She's a nice young girl with a philanthropic mindset, and has unconditional love for just about any living being.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Fourth 'Magi: Adventure of Sinbad' Manga Bundled Anime Gets New Extended Preview Posted by Chris Beveridge March 9, 2015 at 12:26 PM Announced at the end of January, the fifth volume of the Magi: Sinbad no Boken is getting another anime episode bu...

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

Kyoto Animation has started streaming the second commercial for the second part of the upcoming anime film adaptations of Nagomu Torii and Tomoyo Kamoi's Kyoukai no Kanata (Beyond the Boundary) light novel series, Kyoukai no Kanata -I'll Be Here- ...

Funassyi, the popular pear-shaped mascot character of the Tokyo suburb Funabashi, will premiere its own series of television anime shorts on March 30. The Funassyi no Funafunafuna Hiyori (Funassyi's Aimless Days) shorts will run every weekyday wit...


Denpa Kyoushi—the A-1 Pictures-produced adaptation of the school comedy manga by Takeshi Azuma—is scheduled to premiere in Japan on April 4. Last week the anime added SKE46/Nogizaka46 member Rena Matsui to the cast as the protagonist's...

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