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May 14, 2015, 1:00 AM
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Sponsored links Central Park saw a Japan Day like no other this weekend as the annual event welcomed the real guests of honor. . . Mothers. This years Japan Day at Central Park fell on Mothers Day giving families in attendance an unforgettable Sun...

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

Remember those traditional Japanese sweets from last summer that were simply divine? Oh, and let's not forget those cupcakes that were almost too beautiful to eat! Japan sure knows how to elevate its food to an unparalleled level of art, and today...

Port includes new scenario, 2 new characters, voiceovers, orchestral score Square Enix announced on Wednesday that it will port its 2004 PlayStation 2 role-playing game Dragon Quest VIII: Sora to Umi to Daichi to Norowareshi Himegimi to the Ninten...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

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...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco have filed trademarks for three items related to the Tales series with Tales of Berseria, Tales of Orfellia, and Tales of Alestia. [Thanks, Hachima] Of course, one can never be certain just what these trademarks are for.

Siliconera Sato

While it's not exactly the 14th of May in Japan yet, it happens to land on the day Japanese video game magazines publish weekly, and details are already available. This week's issue of Famitsu magazine details Land of No Night, a new project by At...

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Right Stuf listed the complete DVD release of the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Season 1 anime, and confirmed that it will have both Japanese and English audio and English subtitles. The DVD set is distributed by Warner Home Video cost US$49.

Actor Keisuke Sagawa reported on Wednesday that his wife, voice actress Nobuyo Oyama, is currently suffering from dementia. According to Sagawa on the TBS radio program Ōsawa Yūri no Yūyū Wide, Oyama is unable to retain short-term memory.

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Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I like my omelettes fluffy! Just thinking of omelettes makes me really hungry though! Anyway, today I'm going to be taking a look at. . . Nendoroid Yamato! ♡ From the popular browser game 'Kantai Collec... Mercuryw

Click the image to visit VOCALOID SHOP announcement VOCALOID STORE was an official store operated by third party company "Bplats" under license by Yamaha. The store has been providing services since 2010, and will soon close its Japanese store on ...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

This season there are 50 new anime on the air, so it can be more than a little difficult to know which ones to watch. But now that the season has reached its half-way point, we at Kotaku East come bearing our recommendations.

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A disgusting, vile, sub-human scum who should burn in hell for all eternity has defaced a Love Live! itasha - spray painting over Maki's face and a group idol shot for no reason but to ruin the decals.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Previously, the CEO of Japanese game company ImageEpoch went missing and his Twitter page vanished. Now, the studio has officially started bankruptcy proceedings, owing 43 creditors 1. 1 billion yen or US$9 million.


Kodansha announced the winners of the 39th Kodansha Manga Awards on May 12. It started in 1977 and the first winners were Black Jack and Mitsume ga Tooru by Osamu Tezuka, Haikara-san ga Tooru by Waki Yamato, and Candy Candy by Yumiko Igarashi and ...

The Tokyo Reporter Kenji Nakano

Rola Takizawa made her AV debut in 2012 In examining the recent depreciation of the yen, perhaps no story is more revealing than that coming out of China regarding former adult video (AV) starlet Rola Misaki.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

What Anime Will FUNimation Release In August? Posted by Chris Beveridge May 12, 2015 at 02:32 PM Maken-Ki! Two FUNimation's solicitations for what they're going to release in August 2015 should be coming relatively soon, and that means it's a chan...

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With Silent Hills officially cancelled and its P. T. demo not anymore available in the U. S. , some PS4 owners are selling their PS4s that contain said demo on eBay! Not surprisingly, one listing for a PS4 with P.

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Our buddies at Ranger Crew has given us an exclusive look for the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Imaginext Megazord press photos that is part of the. . .

release / tour / Zebrahead / MAN WITH A MISSION MAN WITH A MISSION has announced that to celebrate their 5th anniversary year, they will be holding European tour in June 2015. The detailed dates have not been announced yet, but they have announced...

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.

午前10時-。開演から10時間前に既に長蛇の列が出来上がっていた。アメリカではおよそ1年半ぶりの単独公演、皆久々のVAMPSライブを少しでも近くで見たいという想いで並んでいた。アメリカのファンはもちろん、日本やドイツ、世界中のファンが大勢集まっていた。改めてこのバンドがいかにワールドワイドか実感する光景だ。 午後7時。開場の時間だ。前座までの1時間もファンにとってはあっという間に過ぎるようだ。 最初の前座はFrom Ashes to Newだ。ロックとラップを混ぜ合わせた独特の楽曲はとても...


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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The latest Kamen Rider Drive toy catalog has finally gave us our first look on the Kamen Rider Drive Type Tridoron, Drive's ultimate/final form in the TV series. In addition to that, new Shift Cars are also revealed as well.

Bloodstained -Ritual of the Night- gortic adventure game Game director Koji Igarashi launched a Kickstarter on Monday for a new game titled Bloodstained -Ritual of the Night-. The campaign seeks to raise US$500,000 to produce the game for Xbox One...

The Fandom Post Mastilo von Plume

Ten Years Later: Speed Grapher Anime Series Posted by Mastilo von Plume May 12, 2015 at 05:00 PM After absconding with the 15-year-old centerpiece of an underground club that caters to the depraved desires of the rich and famous, a former war phot...

"Twinkle, Twinkles, Little Tuba" 'きらきらチューバ' (Kirakira Chuuba) Taki-Sensei's Auditions: Let the culling (auditions) begin! I recall commenters from a few weeks back were saying that Taki-sensei should do auditions to better separate the good from t...

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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.

Kadokawa has launched ComicWalker Global, a platform that specially publishes works by overseas creators. The aim of the platform is to create a place where works born from creators at Kadokawa's overseas locations and schools abroad and works by ...

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