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June 6, 2015, 5:00 AM
Nihongogo Hannah L.

The girls of AKB48 swept into Central Park ushered in by the annual festivities offered by the 2015 Japan Day culture festival. Haruna Kojima, Saho Iwatate, Rina Hirata, Tomu Muto, Rena Nozawa, and Ryoka Oshima represented AKB48 who treated the bu...

Sponsored links Once again, the prettiest High School girl in Japan will be chosen! This year, FuRyu Inc. , one of the maker company of Print Club (Purikura), Model Press, one of the largest internet portal site in Japan, and HJ Inc.


Crunchyroll's new "kawaii sci-fi" storytelling project, aka PARK Harajuku: Crisis Team! continues this week as artist Mugi Tanaka puts series character RITO in the spotlight to reveal a bit more of her personality and lifestyle.

Cruise, stage show offered Ahoy, landlubbers! The Thousand Sunny, the preferred vessel of the Straw Hat Pirates in One Piece, is paying a call at the port of Laguna Ten Bosch, a theme park in Gamagori, southeast of Nagoya.

Siliconera Ishaan

By Ishaan . June 5, 2015 . 10:26am The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel is coming to North America and Europe this Fall. Xseed will release the game on both PS3 and PS Vita. Here's how they describe the game: Taking place on the same contine...

Persona/Blood-C's Shutaro Oku to direct November stage play in Tokyo The official website for the Ghost in the Shell Arise anime project announced on Friday that the series is getting a stage play adaptation.


Promotion has launched for a 2016 anime adaptation of honkaku ("orthodox") novelist Sei Hatsuno's HaruChika series. Tari Tari's Masakazu Hashimoto is back at P. A. Works, directing the production with Love Live!

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This is Yuka Kinoshita. And today, we are going watch her eat so much fucking food. In Japanese, Kinoshita is called a "gluttonous beautiful woman" (大食い美女 or "oogui bijyo). Her YouTube channel is popular, and features videos of her doing things li...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

When I was first exposed to Japanese commercials, it seemed like every one of them was off-the-rails insane. Filled with breathless rapid-fire speech punctuated by seemingly pointless pauses for some unknown dramatic or comedic effect, each ad see...

The official website for the anime of Yū Moroboshi's Kūsen Madōshi Kōhosei no Kyōkan (Aerial Combat Wizard Candidates' Instructor) light novel series began streaming the second character promotional video on Friday.

Rhythm action game ships in Japan on June 25, in N. America this fall Atlus began streaming a promotional video on Friday profiling the character Margaret (voiced by Sayaka Ohara) in the Persona 4: Dancing All Night PlayStation Vita video game.

Anime Expo announced on Wednesday that Studio Trigger's Hiroyuki Imaishi (Kill la Kill director, Ninja Slayer From Animation character designer) and Yoh Yoshinari (Little Witch Academia director and character designer) will appear at Anime Expo to...

Dragon Ball Super will premiere in Japan in about a month as the first new Dragon Ball television series since Dragon Ball GT debuted in 1996. Franchise fans are understandably excited to see their Super Saiyan heroes on their televisions again.


The site for the Noragami anime, now subtitled ARAGOTO and scheduled for fall 2015, has been updated with a new visual of the second Bones adaptation of Toka Adachi's Noragami, specifically the Monthly Shonen Magazine series' popular Bishamon Edit...

Sena Kashiwazaki Makes an Amazing Blacksmith Figurine company quesQ works have revealed an amazing figure of Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai's Sena Kashiwazaki in a very revealing blacksmith costume. She's equipped with an oversized hammer, tiny clot... jrharbort

Official announcements from the Hatsune Miku Facebook Page has announced details of the events and activities that will be taking place at the Hatsune Miku art exhibition at Gallery Nucleus in Los Angeles.

Siliconera Ishaan

Final Fantasy XV has had a long, tumultuous development cycle. Initially revealed at E3 2006 as Final Fantasy Versus XIII, the game has since seen a change in ideas, story, characters, and even directors, having moved from Tetsuya Nomura's leaders...

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

Attention all Love Live! fans, the polls have now opened for you to decide the name of the idol group of the upcoming Love Live! Sunshine! ! project! But you don't have long as the polls will close on the 11th this month at 5:00pm JST.


Following up on a teaser image that was simply a silhouette asking "who is that? ," the latest addition to the Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator roster has been fully revealed. Famitsu has the first look at Jack-O, a girl who works for "That Man" and del...

Splatoon to Receive Squid Girl Costume DLC Not only did Nintendo and Shinryaku! Ika Musume (Squid Girl) creator Masahiro Anbe team up with crossover art in Shonen Champion manga magazine and Famitsu gaming mag last week, they've just revealed plan...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Have you ever wished you could stick to your long-lost New Year's resolutions to lose weight, kick those bad habits and take better care of your mental and physical health? Well, June might be the time to turn things around because Pikachu is here...

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New character key visuals for ARIA The AVVENIRE reveal the other two characters to take the place of our former leading three undines in training, as well as the transformation of our older characters.


YOSHIKI made a surprise appearance at the final day of GLAY's 20th anniversary Tokyo Dome show on May 31, and the crowd went wild. YOSHIKI upload. . .

With Naughty Dog's most recent game, The Last of Us, having already received a PlayStation 4 HD port, it should come as little surprise that their earlier games might also be receiving a similar treatment.

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[ANIME] Third season of Working! ! ! announces premiere date and reveals new key visual 9 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 5 Google+ 1 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 9 Flares × The official website for the upcoming third season of the hilarious food ser...

The official website for the Chaos Dragon television anime project announced more cast members on Thursday. The new cast members are all from Donatia, one of three countries central to the story. The website also began streaming a new promotional ...

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"Ajin" - Anime Film Promotional Video; Staff Posted by pKjd on Jun 4, 2015 @ 10:48 am 4 Jun The official website for the anime film adaptation of 'Ajin' has updated with its first promotional video teaser and staff credits.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Ranpo Kitan: Game of Laplace' Anime Gets New Teaser, Visual & Cast Posted by Chris Beveridge June 4, 2015 at 04:55 PM There's not been a lot of detail about the summer series Ranpo Kitan: Game of Laplace, coming from the noitaminA block of proper...

Cross-buy feature, pre-order DLC also unveiled for PlayStation editions The North American PlayStation blog began streaming a gameplay trailer for Keiji Inafune and comcept's Mighty No. 9 game on Wednesday.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Arakawa Under The Bridge' Manga Ending Next Month Posted by Chris Beveridge June 4, 2015 at 03:32 PM Arakawa Under The Bridge 2 The latest installment of Young Gangan is arriving in Japan and early scans have revealed within that the manga series...

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