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April 3, 2015, 8:00 AM
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Singer, musician and occasional actor/author/jack of all trades Gackt has had a long and successful career on the Japanese music scene, and also enjoys considerable popularity abroad. During an overseas trip recently, he encountered an unsettling ...

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The 19th issue of this year's Weekly Shonen Jump has unveiled more information about the upcoming Boruto: Naruto the Movie. Boruto's description states, "from his facial expression you can tell that he has a mischievous and cheeky personality.

Siliconera Sato

Yesterday, we saw the latest trailer for the new Fire Emblem game for Nintendo 3DS during the Nintendo Direct presentation. The official Japanese website shares more on the differences between the two versions of the game: Fire Emblem If: Black Ki...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Anyone who knows me well will tell you that, as well as being a huge video game nerd, I'm also a bit of a tree-hugger at heart, albeit one that possess neither a tie-dyed t-shirt nor the coordination required to play hacky sack.


You may recall an earlier news post about StarNinger, the cowboy-themed ninja with the burger shuriken from Shuriken Sentai Ninninger. Well, continuing in this vein of East-meets-West fusion, Bandai is releasing a deluxe toy of StarNinger's person...


Nisekoi is on its way back to anime, returning April 10th with Manami Numakura joining the cast as Paula McCoy, Ayane Sakura as Haru Onodera and Kotori Koiwai as Fuu-chan. LiSA's eighth performs opening "Rally Go Round.


More new streaming anime announcements come blasting out of Crunchyroll today as Gunslinger Stratos, based on the hit video game series, is set to begin broadcasting shortly. Gunslinger Stratos is set to broadcast every Saturday starting on April ...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Japan is well-known for its packed commuter trains. For decades, smartly dressed men and women have shuffled wordlessly into train cars each morning, all painfully aware that they will soon be getting up-close and personal with total strangers and...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Adds 'Re-Kan! ' For Spring 2015 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge April 2, 2015 at 01:53 PM Crunchyroll has another piece of the spring 2015 puzzle to put into place today with the pickup of Re-Kan!

Following on from the success of the Attack on Titan manga, light novel and anime series; ATLUS USA have confirmed they will be working alongside Spike Chunsoft to bring the Nintendo 3DS exclusive video game, Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains, t...

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China is very infamous for their strict censorship of any form of media, and according to a recent report by Reuters, they have just blacklisted High School of the Dead, Terror in Resonance, and Blood-C because they have been deemed offensive.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Adds 'Punch Line' For Spring 2015 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge April 2, 2015 at 04:48 PM Crunchyroll is beefing up its spring 2015 anime slate a bit more today with the acquisition of Punch Line.

Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan manga will get a live-action series starting this August. The series will tell a new story about the everyday lives and secrets of soldiers, and will tie in to the two live-action films.

Jun Maeda provides scenario, music for anime premiering in July The official website for Jun Maeda's Charlotte anime began streaming the second promotional video for the series on Thursday. Charlotte PV2 投稿者 pKjd Text: I wonder why I am nothing bu...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

FUNimation Adds 'Mikagura School Suite' For Spring 2015 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge April 2, 2015 at 10:30 AM FUNimation's continuing to build up their slate of new simulcasts for the spring 2015 season as they've now added Mikagura Sch...

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Bandai Namco Games has posted the full trailer for the Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butouden fighting game for the Nintendo 3DS. The trailer below highlights some of the game's playable characters and the assist characters in action.

Siliconera Ishaan

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem isn't cancelled. No, it's alive and well, and it's being released in Japan this year. The game was also featured in the U. S. Nintendo Direct, although a release date has not yet been announced.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco have previously revealed that they're currently working on an untitled Mobile Suit Gundam title for PlayStation 4, and this week's issue of Famitsu magazine reports that we'll finally hear more about it soon.

Siliconera Sato

It looked like Square Enix had an April Fool's announcement for a sequel to Dragon Quest Heroes, but as it turns out, there's now an official page for it, and it looks like the real deal. To bring you up to speed on what happened, yesterday it was...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

I don't 't know about you, but I haven't played Xenoblade Chronicles on the Wii when it was released on in 2010. Now that Xenoblade Chronicle's 3D's coming out, I wouldn't dare miss the chance. The game has quite a rich localization history – from...

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First Ever Light Novel! 1 April 2015 – Sakura Index, in collaboration with Dengeki Bunko, releases its first Light Novel written by DotCrosse! Leveraging from past relationships with publishers and creative writers, we made an initial proposal to ...

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Charlotte's first PV is freshly out, and confirms the positive impression from the initial key visual – it looks great, features excellent music and already seems like an interesting story to behold. The PV, while not revealing so much except that...

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

2-minute video clip premieres on YouTube Nana Mizuki's new song, "Angel Blossom," premiered on YouTube in the form of a 2-minute clip on Tuesday. It shows Mizuki singing her new single while a flash mob grows behind her, dancing along.

Anime fans have shown their appreciation for the chubbier girls of anime as opposed to the overabundant slim beauties with this latest ranking, which has once again demonstrated the undying notoriety of popular franchises such as Madoka and K-ON!

Sequel 3DS game ships in Japan on April 23 Square Enix began streaming the opening movie on Thursday for the Bravely Second: End Layer Nintendo 3DS game. The video features Ryo (supercell) feat. chelly's theme song "Great Distance.

Despite my belief that Santa Company turned out to be a highly compromised work, Coluboccoro still looks promising enough that I committed to a $100 donation. This entry was posted on Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 7:09 pm and is filed under Anime ...

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Up-and-coming game developer Cauliflower is planning to release a series of special concept otome games (dating sim games for girls), aiming to match the quirky tastes of today's modern woman. Calling this unprecedented series OBSESSIONS, each gam...

Siliconera Sato

After traveling a total of around 20,000km (12,427 miles) to promote Freedom Wars as part of a tour visiting game shops across all 47 prefectures of Japan, producer Junichi Yoshizawa spoke with Famitsu, and shared a little on the possibility of a ...

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