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May 10, 2015, 9:30 AM

As part of the ongoing celebration of the 30th anniversary of Akira Toriyama's Dragon Ball Z manga and anime series, the Japan Anniversary Association has declared May 9 to be "Goku Day". The holiday is partly a pun, because the numbers 5 and 9 ar...

Duo to release pilot of Cannon Busters animation this fall/winter Anime Expo announced on Friday that Japanese anime studio Satelight's Thomas Romain (pictured right) and LeSean Thomas (pictured below left) will attend this year's convention.

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The characters from the second season of the Digimon anime, Digimon Adventure 02, may appear in the upcoming Digimon Adventure tri. anime as the series' official website has listed Davis (Daisuke) in its meta tags.


Hello readers! Check out the latest box office ranking, which due to the Golden Week holidays, was a bit delayed. The top 3 of the charts remained the same, with Cinderella scoring huge during the holidays.

Siliconera Ishaan

Capcom have shipped 3. 4 million units of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate worldwide as of March 31st, 2015, the publisher announced as part of their latest financial report. While the company missed its 3. 9 million projection for Monster Hunter 4 Ultim...


Variety reports that Paramount has signed on with DreamWorks to co-finance and co-produce the adaptation of sci-fi Ghost in the Shell. Plans are for Paramount to handle the international release of the Scarlett Johansson lead feature, while DreamW...

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It's that time of the year again where we are going to get rumors and new info for a new Kamen Rider series. And as always advised, take this. . .

Type-Moon began streaming the fourth of seven weekly commercials for its Fate/Grand Order role-playing game for smartphones on Saturday. The commercial showcases the new Servant Caster designed by Shimokoshi (Type-Moon) and voiced by Takehito Koyasu.

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Japanese pop rock group Scandal descend on Chicago as part of their debut international tour and we had the opportunity to speak with the girls just ahead of their landmark appearance. The group formed in August of 2006 where a chance meeting betw...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Young Black Jack' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge May 8, 2015 at 10:30 PM Osamu Tezuka's Black Jack continues to live on as a new series started back in 2011 with Young Black Jack, written by Yoshiaki Tabata with artwork ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Today, anime retailer Animate sent out an usual tweet: Its shop in Osaka's Nipponbashi neighborhood will be closed for several hours tomorrow. The reason? A one-ton bomb. This past March, construction workers discovered the one-ton bomb in Nipponb...


Following the 30-second teaser, the official website for Ju-on: The Final, the upcoming latest chapter of the 15-year long Ju-on horror film series, has posted a 90-second full trailer, featuring its theme song "Circle of Life" performed by female...

The Fandom Post Kory Cerjak

Nisekoi: Episode 5 Oh Marika. . . What They Say: "Teach Me / Master Raku" Marika asks Raku to help her study, since her grades are very low. Raku agrees to tutor her, but Chitoge wants to tag along! Also, now Raku is given a pet he needs to take c...

Japan Animator Expo, the project of weekly anime shorts from Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara and the media company Dwango, began streaming the full 21st short film "Iconic Field" ("Guzō Sen'iki") on Friday.

Man, this episode was a tearjerker. It is incredibly really because you know, Lily did some bad stuff despite how kind Bell has been treating her, and yet here I was with tears in my eyes when I saw her being beaten and left for the dead.

Siliconera Sato

Kobayashi ga Kawai Sugite Tsurai! ! has been going on as a manga since 2012, and has had some OVAs for the series, too. Next on the list is a new game for the Nintendo 3DS by Happinet Games. The official website shares a first look.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Sometimes they might be princesses, and other times they might be fish, but a recurring theme in the works of anime legend Hayao Miyazaki is "resilient, strong-willed girl gets tangled up in an adventure.

Following a slight release delay, Lupiesoft have finally released their all-ages visual novel - The Reject Demon: Toko Chapter 0 - Prelude - onto the Steam digital distribution service. Priced at $4. 99 USD, this is the first chapter in a series o...


Eir Aoi will release her new album, "D'AZUR", on June 24 (Wednesday). She will promote the album with her first Nippon Budokan "one-man" concert on Monday, November 2. ◆Eir Aoi - related images "D'AZUR" will include the hit single "IGNITE" (TV ani...

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