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May 22, 2015, 7:30 PM
RocketNews24 Audrey Akcasu

Everyone loves strawberries, right? Not only are they pretty hard to beat on the deliciousness scale, but they have the ability to ward off allergy symptoms and can even occasionally taste like peaches.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

There's a balancing act involved in creating snack foods in the image of a beloved children's character. Take too few cues from the original design, and your customers won't be able to recognize the character, thereby missing out on all the fun.

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

As a reader of RocketNews24, chances are you already have a pretty big soft spot for Japan. You may even already be living in the Land of the Rising Sun or have plans to fly out just as soon as circumstances allow.


Last week, we teased an upcoming collaboration with up-and-coming Japanese artist Mugi Tanaka. Now, it's time for the full reveal! Starting next week, Mugi's first original webcomic, PARK Harajuku: Crisis Team!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Young Black Jack' Anime Gets First Key Visual Posted by Chris Beveridge May 20, 2015 at 02:24 PM The anime adaptation of Young Black Jack has advanced a bit today as the 8th volume of the manga hit the shelves in Japan today and that comes alongs...

RocketNews24 Fran Wrigley

May 23 is Kissing Day in Japan, apparently. If you didn't know that, don't worry - chances are no one in Japan knows either. But May 23 is the anniversary of the release of Hatachi no Seishun, the 1946 movie celebrated as the first Japanese film t...

Sponsored links "THE GUEST café&diner" in Shibuya Parco PART 1 will be having collaboration menus with Sanrio's popular characters, "Little Twin Stars," and "My Melody," for their 40th Anniversary from June 4th (Thu), 2015, for limited time only.

Campaign seeks US$20,000 by June 29 to develop English version of smartphone RPG Japanese developer Lifewonders launched an IndieGoGo crowdfunding campaign on Wednesday to release an English version of the Fantastic Boyfriends: Legends of Midearth...

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A new development video for Yandere Simulator has been released. This time the focus is on how you might go about making the murder of a fellow student look like suicide. As Yandere Dev explains in the video, in some Asian cultures it's establishe...

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The Premium Bandai site has released the official images for the much awaited figure in the new Avengers line: S. H. FiguArts Avengers Age Of Ultron. . .

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[MOVIE] Live-action Attack on Titan premieres in Singapore this August 6 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 2 Google+ 1 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 6 Flares × Attack on Titan fans rejoice, because the titans are coming to Singapore this August, as Enco...

The official website for the stage play of Sui Ishida's Tokyo Ghoul manga unveiled the cast in costume on Thursday: Yūki Ogoe as Ken Kaneki Aya Tabata as Tōka Kirishima Shōgo Suzuki as Nishiki Nishio Shūto Miyazaki as Hideyoshi Nagachika Yuri Hama...


Last month, it was announced that popular manga Death Note is going to be adapted into a live action TV drama. The drama is scheduled to air on NTV, Sundays, 10:30 pm starting July. The official announcement included an image of Ryuk saying "A ser...

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Hatsune Miku fans, we have some good news and some bad news for you and its regarding the western release for Sega's super-deformed Hatsune Miku rhythm game for the Nintendo 3DS, Hatsune Miku Project Mirai DX.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

After Sentai Filmworks picked up the rights to Amagi Brilliant Park back in early April, we've waited to see how the streaming side of it would work out. The first piece of the puzzle has revealed itslf now as Crunchyroll has announced that they'l...


On the first and third Wednesday of each month, Crunchyroll is (mostly) proud to present "Shane-nanigans", an offbeat new column with a different topic every time, though we'll always have at least a remote relevance to anime, manga, or Japanese c...


Plans have been announced to broadcast the anime adaptation of Yoneda's Danchigai as a series of five-minute shorts on Teletama, KBS Kyoto, TVK, SunTV and AT-X starting in July. The adaptation of Manga 4-Koma Kings about the "uneven" 4F M1 living ...

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More rumors for the upcoming Kamen Rider series that will replace Kamen Rider Drive this year has surfaced including the title of the series being. . .

FREEing have revealed images for the upcoming 1/8th scale figure of Momo Velia Deviluke from the To Love-Ru Darkness series. She's dressed in a loose-fitting white yukata while revealing a glimpse of her legs and breasts.

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No, no that Bowser. Nintendo of America have hired Doug Bowser, formerly of Electronic Arts, as their Vice-President of Sales. Bowser "will oversee a variety of sales-related functions, including Sales, In-store Merchandising, Retail Strategy and ...

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Bandai Tamashii Nations has unveiled the S. H. Figuarts Kamen Rider #3, a character that first appeared at the Super Hero Taisen GP: Kamen Rider #3 film. The only clear detail we have about this figure is that it comes with a special Rider Kick ef...

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5 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 1 Google+ 1 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 5 Flares × As the basketball anime launches into its final arc of the current third season, featuring the battle of Seirin High vs.

The official website for the Chaos Dragon television anime project began streaming the anime's first promotional video on Thursday. The video previews Natsumi Kon's (Majestic Prince, One Week Friends) opening theme song "ISOtone.

These two are just in love. They're just. . . so head over heels for each other I'm surprised they haven't even kissed yet. I'm looking forward to that. The plot of this episode is Takeo helping out some guys from his school.

The Chiba Lotte Marines baseball team and the My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO! anime series are pairing up for some original artwork and an event with the series' voice cast. The tie-in is one of a few recent campaigns between the series and bus...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'One Piece' Anime Casts Its Princess Mansherry Posted by Chris Beveridge May 21, 2015 at 04:26 PM With One Piece moving deeper into the Dressrosa arc that it's in the midst of now, new characters are still coming along that will make an impact on ...

Bandai Namco Entertainment began streaming a promotional movie for its upcoming Super Robot Wars BX Nintendo 3DS game on Wednesday. The video previews the attacks of some of the mecha included in the game.


VAMPS performed at "ROCK ON THE RANGE" festival on May 15 as the final show of their U. S. tour. ◆VAMPS - image "ROCK ON THE RANGE" is a huge rock festival that was held at MAPFRE STADIUM in Columbus, Ohio from May 15 to 17.

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[SEIYUU] Yowamushi Pedal Seiyuus to compete with each other in bicycle races at the same time as Le Tour de France 5 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 2 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 5 Flares × If you've watched Yowamushi Pedal, you would know...


X JAPAN and BUCK-TICK were confirmed to perform at "LUNATIC FEST. ", hosted by LUNA SEA. ◆"LUNATIC FEST. " - related image May 18 was the day of the new moon. The final round of performing artists for "LUNATIC FEST.

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