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June 6, 2015, 12:30 PM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

As we've mentioned before, Japanese convenience stores are pretty awesome. Since so many people do their shopping on foot in urban and suburban Japan, convenience stores often function like small grocery stores for the immediately surrounding neig...

Sponsored links The deadline for casting votes for the 2015 AKB48 Senbatsu Sousenkyo has passed and the clock is ticking down until the big event at Fukuoka Yafuoku! (Yahoo Auction) Dome on June 6th! Here are our and Nihongogo's predictions for th...

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. jrharbort

Magical Mirai 2015 Tenative Official Album Art The official soundtrack for the upcoming Magical Mirai 2015 event has just been announced, and is now available for preorder from a few sites, with more to come soon.

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.

Siliconera Ishaan

Konami have officially announced Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The card game will be released as a download title for the two consoles early this Summer. It will cost $19.

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...

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Nisekoi's race to the depths of hell continue as the Magical Patissier Kosaki-chan spin-off manga has become uncensored, revealing the bare chest of not only Onodera, but Chitoge, Marika, and everyone else.


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.

Las imágenes de Ken Kaneki y otros personajes para la adaptación teatral del anime "Tokyo Ghoul" han sido reveladas. Las presentaciones de esta obra comenzarán este Julio en Tokio y Kioto. Las imágenes muestran al personaje principal Ken Kaneki re...

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Japanese cosmetics company, COZYWAVE, is introducing not one, not two, but seven new perfumes and each of their scents are inspired by one character from Durarara! ! . They have now revealed the first two eau de toilette fragrances, and if you lov...

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.

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...


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...

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.

Code Geass: Akito the Exiled continues July 4th with its fourth, penultimate chapter, "Nikushimi no Kioku Kara" (From the Memories of Hatred). With less than a month to go before the premiere, along with an updated character diagram, a new commerc...

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.

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.

SeventhStyle Seven

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.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The most recent issue of Square Enix's Young Gangan magazine has revealed that the third season of the anime adaptation of Karino Takatsu's Working! ! (Wagnaria! ! ) manga will premiere from July 5th at 12:30am JST.

Angry Anime Bitches MidnightDevont

At the end of last weeks episode, Yuki was hit by a car! Still gotta say, that was one hell of a twist that until the scene started I didn't see coming. Well, let's see how this episode handles the aftermath of the event.

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...

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Meiji X Kokosake & Anohana Collaboration Campaign CM 2 Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 1 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 2 Flares × Meiji has teamed up with anime movie "Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterunda" (Kokosake) and TV Anime "Ano hi mita hana n...

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