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June 15, 2015, 1:00 AM
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Akira Toriyama's Dragon Ball franchise is returning to television in Dragon Ball Super, the first anime TV series based on the popular manga to be produced since Dragon Ball GT aired 18 years ago. The new series is set to premiere in Japan on Fuji...

Charapedia asked 10,000 anime fans the question: Which anime series is the most promising from the summer 2015 anime lineup? And from thousands of fans, most of the responses are from the male fans (56.

It was almost a year ago that publisher Versus Evil (Banner Saga) and developer Redacted Studios first announced plans for a new Afro Samurai game. Afro Samurai 2: Revenge of Kuma is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC this summer, and the o...

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The official website of the upcoming anime adaptation of Ishio Yamagata and Miyagi's Rokka no Yuusha (Heroes of the Six Flowers) light novel series has revealed that the TV series will be premiering on July 5th on MBS.

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Square Enix is no stranger to teaser advertisements, but what has set the hearts of Japanese fans a-flutter with the above video has nothing to do with the announcements involving Final Fantasy XIV or Deus Ex.

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Sparse info on a new Transformers game has leaked in advance of this coming week's E3 show, and according to a since-removed Best Buy Canada listing it's being developed by none other than Platinum Games.

The official website of the Digimon Adventure 15th Anniversary has been updated with new character visuals, and chance to win tickets for Digimon Adventure Fes. 2015. It was also revealed that an event will be held on August 1 at the Toyosu PIT co...

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Good news for all this morning, as Arc System Works now has their hands on the rights to some of the now-defunct Technos Japan properties, including Double Dragon and the Kunio-kun series. That's right, the folks behind fighters like Guilty Gear a...

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Koei Tecmo is bringing Toukiden: Kiwami to PC via Steam, with a worldwide release set for June 26. Kiwami features online multiplayer, and it's currently priced at $59. 99 with a special pre-purchase promotion knocking 10% off the total.

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TV Tokyo announced that Pikachu will get his own 1-hour special titled "Pokémon XY: Pikachu the Movie 1-Hour Special". The film is divided into five acts. These acts are: Pikachu's a Star? ! Movie Debut!

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The official Power Rangers Tumblr page posted one interesting gif image that most Super Sentai fans know comes from the Kyoryuger vs. Go-Busters movie. http://sabanspowerrangers. tumblr. com/post/121358374575/zord-life That's right folks, that's t...

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Event organizers for MIKU EXPO revealed last month that the Shanghai leg of the concert and exhibition series will be held on June 27 and 28 at the Fengyun E-Sports Arena, with a daytime (13:00-15:00) and nighttime (19:00-21:00) concert per day as...

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Here's the preview of Kamen Rider Drive's 35th episode. In this episode, most members of Team Drive are arrested. To make matters worse, Shinnosuke is currently on a run from the cops! Created by UkiyaSeed Labels: Kamen Rider, KR Drive, Tokusatsu,...

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The much-awaited Love Live! School Idol Movie has finally premiered in Japanese cinemas yesterday, and to celebrate the movie's launch, the famous Cure Maid Cafe in Akihabara has opened their special Love Live!

The organizers of California's Anime Expo convention announced on Saturday that they will host a special event with the Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works television anime's cast and staff on Saturday, July 4 at 1:00 p.

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I may be super fashionably late to the party, but it's not everyday that a Tales of title gets a special treatment like this. While it's been hinted that Tales of Zestiria was getting a Playstation 4 and PC release for a good while, the gang at Ba...

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That was a good episode and a solid lead in to what I expect will be the finale next week. We got a fair amount of action this time around and setting up everyone's position for the final episode. Shirou is doing his best to hold his ground agains...

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Ray's Picks Hottest Japanese Music releases of June - Land of Rising Sound Stuff to look forward to. Wasamin at The Yamano Enka Festival - Chuo Dori CK keeps us updated on Iwasa Misaki's latest activities.

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Here's the first teaser trailer for the Shuriken Sentai Ninninger the Movie: The Dinosaur Lord's Splendid Scroll! , which introduced us to the Dinosaur Lord and the main villain. The Ninningers were sent to a hidden village on ninjas can enter.


OnlyStar is a magazine owned by Oricon. They recently surveyed 400 people to measure the favorability of various male and female acts. These results were then broken down into 4 categories: female soloists, male soloists, female groups, and male g...

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Some fanmade animations are even better than what the original creators could make. That's a fact! If you need proof, just check out this excellent short featuring Link from The Legend of Zelda as he needs to purchase a new shield.

The official website for The Idolm@ster franchise has posted a preview video for "Ai/I Must Go! ," the theme song for the upcoming two-day concerts for its 10th anniversary, "The Idolm@ster: M@sters of Idol World!

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A sequel OAV to Locodol, a 2014 TV anime about local school girls who try to become idols to drum up business for the fictional town of Nagarekawa, is in the works. The Locodol anime is based on the manga of the same name by Kōtarō Kosugi.

LUNA SEA has announced the performance timetable and each band's stage for the upcoming LUNATIC FEST. ! Check out the detailed schedule below. SEE ALSO: LUNA SEA'S LUNATIC FEST. FINAL LINEUP INCLUDING X JAPAN AND BUCK-TICK AND OPENING ACT ANNOUNCED!

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The recent Kamen Rider Drive & Ninninger movie press conference event has given the attendees a preview of a "Making of" video. . .

Once again, Bandai of America is offering MMPR themed items for SDCC 2015 This year, Bandai of America will be bringing with them an set of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers themed Dino Chargers for sale at SDCC.

Idea Factory International have shared a new batch of English localised screenshots for Amnesia: Memories, their very first visual novel project since opening their doors in 2013 (and mostly working on Hyperdimension Neptunia games).

The opening cinematic for girl blasting on-rails shooter "Gal Gun: Double Peace" has quite typically introduced its cast of pretty schoolgirls, drawing some fairly nonplussed reactions from viewers with its generic visual novel aesthetics - ironic...

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There's exciting news for U. S. fans of Japanese idols, as Idol Matsuri, the first Japanese idol convention in the United States, has just announced their second Japanese guest for 2015! Indie idol Tomimoto Airu is set to make her US debut appeara...

ClariS revealed more details for single Anemone (アネモネ) - full track list unveiled. Their 12th single has tie-up as ending theme for upcoming anime Classroom☆Crisis. Single Anemone comes on three editions set to hit stores July 29th 2015.

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