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June 6, 2015, 5:00 PM
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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...

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...

Japanese jewelry brands, "Q-pot. " designed by Tadaaki Wakamatsu realize the amazing collaboration with Japanese popular comics and animation "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon" that sparked a social phenomenon in the 1990s and has been loved by girls a...

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...

The official website for the two live-action film adaptations of Venio Tachibana and Rihito Takarai's boy's love manga Seven Days began streaming a trailer for the second film on Thursday. The website previously streamed a trailer for the first fi...

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.

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Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star, the sequel to avian-themed visual novel Hatoful Boyfriend, is heading to PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and PC this fall. Holiday Star will have you returning to series creator Hato Moa's bird-dating world, this ...

Siliconera Ishaan

Lucas will enter Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Super Smash Bros. for Wii U as a downloadable character on June 14th, Nintendo have announced. You can find screenshots of him below, and his reveal trailer from a month ago above. 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.

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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...

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.

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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.

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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.


After the first batch of Candy Crush Soda ads introducing Kanjani8 as the new girl group Kyanjani, a new series of of CMs have aired. Watch Yokoyama Yu "Yoko-ko", Shibutani Subaru "Subako", Murakami Shingo "Mura-ko", Maruyama Ryuhei "Maruko", Yasu...

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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...

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.


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...

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...

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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.

A new visual for upcoming anime adaptation of Norimitsu Kaihou and Sadoru Chiba's Gakkou Gurashi! (School-Live! ) has been revealed in the July issue of popular Japanese magazine NyanType. The visual features the girls from the series striking a p...

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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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