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May 15, 2015, 11:00 PM

Casselberry, Florida police officer Matthew Blunt was suspended for one, 10-hour shift without pay after sending an image of Fuko from Clannad with the message "Aw, sh*t n****" from his personal phone to his supervisor Kristine Pamatian's departme...

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The PC version of Akiba's Trip: Undead & Undressed will be released on May 26th, Xseed have announced. The game will be available via Steam and will include a Visual Editor that allows one to customize the game's look.

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More rumors about the 2015-2016 Kamen Rider has surfaced online and this time, it has something to do with this "fashionable" Rider's gimmick. Take these rumors with a grain of salt. The rumored collectible items for this series are buttons.

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[SEIYUU] Nana Mizuki named Ehime prefecture's image girl 7 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 4 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 7 Flares × Nana Mizuki was born in Niihima, Ehime prefecture, and she is giving back to her hometown, by becoming its ...

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People hate Nintendo's region-locked consoles. While the Kyoto-based game maker says it can't unlocked current 3DS unit, the upcoming NX console could be region free. Nintendo is looking at that right now.

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We've seen before that working in animation in Japan isn't exactly the most lucrative or enjoyable career, but that won't stop the legions of fans out there who are determined to share their art with the world.

The official website for the television anime adaptation of author Shiori Ōta and illustrator Tetsuo's mystery light novel series A Corpse is Buried Under Sakurako's Feet (Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru) revealed on Friday that...

Charapedia asked 10,000 anime fans the question: What anime couples should break up? And from thousands of fans, most of the responses are from the male fans (53. 6%), female fans (46. 4%) and teens to adults in their 20s (76.


For the latest movie ranking, Cinderella remained atop for 3 consecutive weeks, while Biri Gal moved up to number 2. New movie Nounai Poison Berry starring Maki Yoko, Nishijima Hidetoshi and Kamiki Ryunosuke debuted at no.

Kokoro Kuge, Airi Kanda, Mikako Ishii return from last year's musical to play Chibi-Usa, Sailor Pluto The official email magazine for the third new Sailor Moon musical revealed on Friday that Sailor Uranus, Sailor Neptune, Sailor Pluto, and Sailor...

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French Bread and Arc System Works have announced Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late [st], an updated version of Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late in Japan. [st] will make a number of balance changes to the game, and also add Nanase and Byakuya playable in...


Angelo will hold a three-day event from August 5 to 7 at Zepp DiverCity in Tokyo. The performing artists for "THE INTERSECTION OF DOGMA", hosted by Angelo on the first day, have been announced. ◆"THE INTERSECTION OF DOGMA" all performers - image T...

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Arianna, the Princess of Caledonia is one of your party members in Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight, and today Atlus USA released a new trailer with her in the spotlight. Arianna is modeled after the Sovereign class, and has a good balan...

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Sentai Filmworks Acquires 'Hamatora' Anime License Posted by Chris Beveridge May 14, 2015 at 03:12 PM Sentai Filmworks has picked up a new series for release that we're expecting to get a September 2015 release based on the timing with the announc...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

If you're an anime fan who grew up watching and loving Sailor Moon, we've got good news and bad news. The bad news is no matter how cute main character Usagi looks in her school uniform, you're probably past the age where you'll have many chances ...


Well, I didn't really need to sleep this week. Check out the above video to see Chihira Aico, Toshiba's "life-like" robot in her role as a guest receptionist at the Mitsukoshi department store in Tokyo last month.

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Earlier in the month, Bandai Namco erected a survey where they asked people to vote for their favourite Soulcalibur characters as part of future plans for the franchise. The survey was conducted via Facebook, and fans were allowed to vote through ...

LiSA has cancelled her upcoming concerts in Nagoya after she was diagnosed with acute bronchitis.

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The 25th issue of this year's Weekly Shonen Jump revealed that more characters from Part III: Stardust Crusaders are playable in the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven PS3 and PS4 game. These Part III characters are: Iggy w/ The Fool (voiced...

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HG Dragon Ball Z God Edition Bandai will be releasing a series of figures depicting 6 characters from Dragon Ball Z movies "Battle of Gods" and "Resurrection 'F'". The series, titled "HG Dragon Ball Z God Edition", is the first addition to Bandai'...


Last week it was revealed that Arslan Senki x Musou is in the works, adding Hiromu Arakawa and Yoshiki Tanaka's The Heroic Legend of Arslan to the growing list of properties given the Dynasty Warriors-style game treatment.


When introduced with their 2015 plans last November, programming block Noitamina's adaptation of Sky Crawler novelist Hiroshi Mori's Subete ga F ni Naru (All is F, also known as the Perfect Insider) was presented as a A-1 Pictures production from ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? eases past the halfway mark this week as it continues on and that means its time to showcase what's next. The seventh episode aired earlier today (yes, we're behind) and Warner Bros.

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twitter facebookreddit google+ email 4 minutes ago - 2:00 PM on 05. 14. 2015 Editor-in-Chief The power of the heavens There's not much cooler than a traditional forged Japanese katana. That is of course, unless there a katana made out of meteorite...


The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Eiji Masuda's romantic comedy Jitsu wa Watashi wa has updated with a new key visual featuring its seven main characters, also announcing its premiere schedule in Japan starting on July 6.

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Tweet Pin It Japanese trauma techno-pop group URBANGARDE has released a music video "Coin Locker Babies" from their live-show only mini-album release Shojou Kaitai, featuring costume design by Japanese lolita fashion company Angelic Pretty.

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"Himouto! Umaru-chan" - Main Cast & Anime Character Designs Posted by pKjd on May 13, 2015 @ 8:48 pm 13 May The official website for the upcoming TV anime series, 'Himouto! Umaru-chan', has updated with character designs and VA list for the main c...

Ramen has always played a great role in Japanese culture, with each region having its own distinct flavors. Today, I will be introducing a ramen shop in Kurume, a city in the southern part of Kyushu. 大砲ラーメン (Taihou Ramen) is a ramen shop that has ...

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VAMPS finished the sole headlining show of their 2015 American tour on May 1st by delivering an extra-long concert for their Bloodsucker fans at New York's Best Buy Theater, located in the heart of Times Square.

This year's 25th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is revealing the cast on Monday for the Nintendo 3DS port of Square Enix's 2004 PlayStation 2 role-playing game Dragon Quest VIII: Sora to Umi to Daichi to Norowareshi Himegimi (Drag...

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