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May 29, 2015, 6:30 AM

Sponsored links It has been announced that BABYMETAL will be performing in one of the biggest summer rock festivals in Japan, SUMMER SONIC 2015, performing in both Tokyo and Osaka stages on August 15 (Sat) and 16 (Sun), 2015.

Siliconera Spencer

BlazBlue creator Toshimichi Mori is planning to release the next BlazBlue game sometime in 2016. "I am planning to have the next story sometime next year and the next game will have the last 25% of the story," Mori said to Siliconera.

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

Running underneath Kasukabe City, Saitama Prefecture, lies the Metropolitan Area Outer Underground Discharge Channel - a sprawling network of waterways as long as its name. Its 6. 3 kilometers (3. 9 miles) of tunnels are intended to divert flood w...

Sequel film opens in Japan on August 7 This year's 27th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is revealing the full anime character designs on Monday for Boruto (pictured center in below image) Sarada (pictured right), and Mitsuki (pictu...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Artist Sam Kwok takes various Iron Man figures, repaints them, sculpts on elements, and makes some truly spectacular custom pieces. Via Kwok's Facebook page, you can see the different spin he's put on the Hot Toys line of Iron Man figures.


Square Enix held a live stream earlier today, confirming two more characters for three-on-three arcade fighter Dissidia Final Fantasy. The latest FF characters to join the roster are Squall Leonhart from Final Fantasy VIII and Bartz Klauser from F...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

After getting the premiere date set earlier this week, the official site for Non Non Biyori did a bit of a refresh and provided a new key visual of the main girls that definitely makes it clear that we're most certainly in the summer season.

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Final Fantasy Agito, the free-to-play smartphone game with a story that features the history of Final Fantasy Type-0 will release for Windows 10, Square Enix announced today at de:code 2015 event. There's still no word as far as when it will relea...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Paramount Acquires 'Beyblade' Feature Film Rights Posted by Chris Beveridge May 28, 2015 at 02:36 PM While there are plenty of detractors with various games turned into live action films out there, and many rightly so (yes, we're looking at you Ba...

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

Since its announcement last November, gamers all over Japan have been anxiously awaiting a new virtual outing by D3 Publisher which combines the open-world freedom of titles like Grand Theft Auto and Skyrim with the dating sim fun and frivolity of...

Sponsored links The Japanese obsession with panties continues! Launched this month is a new gachapon toy "Bottle no O-pantsu" (200 yen) which is a playful and new way to solve the problem of condensation on your cold bottled drinks!

Last week, the Internet and its media outlets went batshit crazy over youth political party Liberal Democrats (D66) and their national board president, Dirkjan Tijs, concerning one of the more ballsy political strategies displayed as of late.

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"Love Live! Sunshine! ! " - Group Name Nominees Posted by pKjd on May 28, 2015 @ 12:25 am 28 May The July issue of Dengeki G's magazine has revealed its top group name nominees for the new nine-member idol unit.

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

A brand new mixed multimedia project has been announced under the title of Chaos Dragon, in which a brand new anime series called Chaos Dragon: Sekiryuu Senyaku has been announced to be airing from July 2nd. Mercuryw

In the 40th Prize Fair event today, a total of three Hatsune Miku Sega Prize figures have been revealed: "Natural" based on -Project DIVA- F 2nd, and "∞" and "Hatsune Miku Christmas" based on Project Diva Arcade Future Tone.

Siliconera Sato

In commemoration of Sengoku Basara's 10th anniversary, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia announced that the series is getting a set of special edition PlayStation 4 consoles that will release alongside Sengoku Basara 4: Sumeragi.

Film will premiere in Japan on July 25 The official website of the Nou Shou Sakuretsu Girl (Spinal Fluid Explosion Girl) live-action film began streaming a trailer for the film on Wednesday. The trailer previews the movie's story and reveals that ...

4th game in RPG series retails for US$19. 99 for iOS, Android devices Square Enix and Media. Vision revealed via a video that they have released the Chaos Rings III smartphone game in English for iOS and Android devices.

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Whenever I had a sports day at school my lunch would always be inari-zushi! Now whenever I eat inari-zushi my body feels all powered up and ready to do anything!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-Chan' Anime English Cast Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge May 28, 2015 at 12:58 PM FUNimation's had some fun playing with fans this week on the site page for The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-Chan as they initial...

Kawaii Kakkoii Sugoi in conjunction with My JHouse Rocks are giving away one pair of tickets to each of KAMIJO's shows in Los Angeles and New York City! Announcing a dream world tour to celebrate a special KAMIJO 20 year career will be making stop...

It has been revealed that the 19th Detective Conan film, Detective Conan Movie 19: The Hellfire Sunflowers, earned 4. 148 billion yen from 3,319,000 ticket sales in 37 days from its opening on April 18, making it the most successful film in the an...

Gainax and iDOLM@STER Character Designer Atsushi Nishigori Art Book Previewed Publisher Ichijinsha have revealed the preview of the cover art for Atsushi Nishigori's (Gurren Lagann, Panty and Stocking, THE iDOLM@STER) animation works book, Telegenic.

My Little Otaku Can't Be This Cute From the hit series Oreimo comes this new adorable figure of the pure and dedicated fujoshi / otakukko (female otaku), Kuroneko. She is dressed in a cute striped black-and-white two-piece swimsuit with nekomimi e...

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[SEIYUU] Ai Nonaka voice Windows 10 moe mascot 4 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 1 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 4 Flares × Microsoft Japan is definitely no stranger to having moe characters represent the OS for Windows.

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

'オレのトモダチ' (Ore no Tomodachi) "My Friend" The relationship between Suna's screen-time and Ore Monogatari's effectiveness is not coincidental. This was one of the best episodes of Ore Monogatari, I'd say, and neither that or the fact that the B-part...

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on May 28, 2015 at 2:13 pm | In COOL PRODUCTS | No Comments Bandai Namco has announced it is offering individual customers a chance to their hands on their own Star Wars arcade machine!

SEKAI NO OWARI will be in charge of the theme songs for the "Shingeki no Kyojin ("Attack on Titan")" live-action film scheduled to hit theaters this summer. The movie will be released in 2 parts: "Shingeki no Kyojin ATTACK ON TITAN" on August 1 an...

Siliconera Sato

With the release of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain looming near, it appears that Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia want more players to give it a shot, as they announced Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes as the freebie title for PlaySta...

Game slated for June 24 in Europe, June 30 in N. America KOEI Tecmo America began streaming an announcement trailer on for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita game Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3, setting the North American release date for June 30.

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