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May 13, 2015, 6:00 AM
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Sponsored links It's been revealed that Ami, a member of E-girls, Dream, will be releasing her solo debut single "Dress wo Nuida Cinderella" on July 15. Ami's solo debut was announced on April 29 at the finale of E-girls' nationwide tour titled "E...

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There's a lot going on at the base of Tokyo Skytree. Not content with being the tallest structure in Japan and the tallest tower in the world, Skytree also boasts an entertainment complex the size of a small town.

Sponsored links 9nine has released the cover art for their new single "HAPPY 7 DAYS" and DVD/Blu-ray "9nine DREAM LIVE in BUDOKAN" (release date: June 17). "HAPPY 7 DAYS" will be sold in 3 different versions: Limited Edition Type-A, Limited Editio...

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Gust, makers of the Atelier series and Ar noSurge, is teasing a new game with the keyword "Shojo X Gust". Shojo is the Japanese word for girl or maiden, but other than this relaxing tune on the teaser site there aren't any more details.

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Fire Emblem If will come in two different versions that have their own unique stories and difficulties, but the games will also bring a few new features and changes to the series. This week's issue of Famitsu provides the latest details.

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You might think you are something else. That your selfie ability is pro level or simply unparalleled. Maybe it is. But can you do this? I'm sure you can if you tried! These no-hand selfie snaps have been appearing on Chinese social networking site...


Idea Factory International is bringing otome visual novel Amnesia: Memories to PS Vita and PC in the west this August, and now we have the first batch of English screens showing off the localization. Synopsis: On the 1st of August, you awake as th...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Quiet from Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is a deadly sniper in skimpy clothes. There's apparently a reason for the character's sexy outfit. Ditto for this figure. The reason for the figure is, of course, that lots of fans will buy this figure.

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Gintama is without a doubt, one of the most controversial anime titles in Japan. Just last month when its latest anime premiered, the series shocked Japan by mocking a crying politician. This time, the anime is in another controversy as the non-pr...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The Aniplex USA acquisition of Aldnoah. Zero happened just before the show originally began its simulcast and broadcast last year, though the company hasn't spoken about the home video release since then.


The phenomenon of the Japanese mascots known as yuru-chara ("laidback characters") continues to spread, to the point where prominent British comedians are sitting up and taking notice. Just check out the video above from Last Week Tonight with Joh...

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Comcept announced the Japanese voice cast of the Mighty No. 9 game. Ayumu Murase (Haikyuu! ! ) will provide the voice of Mighty No. 9 Beck. Other cast members include: Wataru Takagi (GTO, Gundam X) as Mighty No.

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Heads-up! A new toy catalog scan has suddenly surfaced and it features a not-so-clear look for Kamen Rider Drive Type Tridoron plus an ultimate form. . .

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May11 I love cute feet, and I hate the animators for this shot. . . . . Welcome back to Shoehorn Memories! Nah, I kid around a bit. But I do want to explore some of the ups and downs this show like to take us on.

Shick Razors' 2015 advertising campaign tie-up with Neon Genesis Evangelion launched on Monday with two new videos that continue Gendo's quest for the perfect shave. The first video is titled "Hige Sori ni Tsubasa o Kudasai" (Please Give Me Wings ...

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[Image via IGN] Since last year, actor Jason David Frank, best known as Power Rangers' Tommy Oliver aka MMPR Green Ranger is open that he wants to fight CM Punk and just recently, CM Punk responds to JDF's challenge at this year's C2E2.

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Written by: William on May 12, 2015 at 8:57 am | In CULTURE | No Comments Publisher Kadokawa opened the beta version of Comic Walker Global on April 27th to be a platform for promoting the work of overseas manga artists.


Soon after Amazon Japan listed the long-awaited 13th volume of Mamoru Nagano's sci-fi saga manga series The Five Star Stories for a release of June 10, Newtype's editorial department posted an official comment that they had nothing to do with the ...

Fate/stay night's lovely Tohsaka Rin has obtained a new 14cm Figma from talented manufacturers Max Factory, offering a modest amount of interchangeable parts so that buyers can appropriately showcase her charms - the beautiful Tohsaka Rin will mak...

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'Hundred' Light Novel Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge May 11, 2015 at 09:29 PM The light novel Hundred is next up on the block to get an anime adaptation from GA Bunk as part of their 10th anniversary celebration.

Charapedia asked 10,000 anime fans the question: What anime series from the current season do you want to continue to watch? And from thousands of fans, most of the responses are from the male fans (52.

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Just like the previous seasons for the Senki Zesshou Symphogear series, it was announced that seiyuus, Nana Mizuki (The Nanoha series' Fate Testarossa and Naruto's Hinata Hyuuha) and Ayahi Takagaki (Sword Art Online's Lisbeth and Gundam 00's Feldt...

When the mobile game Flappy Bird was taken off the market last year, sales of mobile phones with the game installed were quickly put on auction sites to the tune of US$300 to US$90,000. The sales on eBay technically violated the site's Terms of Se...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Seven Deadly Sins' Manga Bundled Anime Gets Detailed Posted by Chris Beveridge May 11, 2015 at 08:28 PM Seven Deadly Sins We recently got the word that Nakaba Suzuki's manga series The Seven Deadly Sins would be getting an anime bundled release w...

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'Undefeated Bahamut Chronicle' Light Novel Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge May 11, 2015 at 10:33 PM GA Bunko has got another of their light novels moving into anime territory as a part of their overall tenth anniversary push, th...


Animator Expo has announced that the showcase's 22nd short will be "Ibuseki Yoruni," written and directed by Tadashi Hiramatsu, an animator who has contributed throughout the Evangelion series, as well as Ghost in the Shell Stand Alone Complex and...

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In The Great Ace Attorney, Phoenix Wright's ancestor Ryunosuke Naruhodou will team up with Sherlock Holmes to solve mysteries and cases. Capcom's latest trailer highlights two of the biggest features in the upcoming Nintendo 3DS title.

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'A Chivalry of the Failed Knight' Anime Reveals Cast, Staff & New Visual Posted by Chris Beveridge May 11, 2015 at 06:26 PM Announced back in March as getting an anime adaptation, new details have surfaced about A Chivalry of the Failed Knight.

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Album Title: Kantai Collection -KanColle- original soundtrack Kankyou Anime Title: Kantai Collection -KanColle- Artist: Natsumi Kameoka Catalog Number: VTCL-60402~3 Release Type: Soundtrack Release Date: March 25, 2015 Purchase at: CDJapan Trackli...


Fear, and Loathing in Las Vegas will release their fourth full album and go on a Japan tour this autumn. The band members made this announcement at their COMIN'KOBE'15 concert on April 29. The tour finale will be a "one-man" concert at Nippon Budo...

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