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July 2, 2015, 11:30 PM

We love our robots But real life has never really lived up to our robot obsession Until now. USA vs JAPAN Americans just issued a challenge to Japan to face off in a giant robot duel! Japan has heard the cry for battle and has basically said on th...

As the summer is just beginning, more and more idol MVs filmed on the beach or poolside have been coming out lately and it's not just in Japan! It looks like Team NII and HII from SNH48 may have filmed their version of AKB48's classic summer song ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

After a big spring that saw the idol group collaborating with American rockers KISS and featured in Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection of F, idol group Momoiro Clover Z are in LA, prepared for this weekend's Anime Expo.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The newest issue of Megami magazine has revealed a new visual for the upcoming second season anime adaptation of Atto's Non Non Biyori manga, which will air on July 7th. Additionally, the anime's official website has revealed the first commercial ...


by Julian Gnam Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 7/1/2015 News program Focus Today, on government-run China Central Television, ran a segment yesterday alleging that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeks war with China.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Things are getting more complicated. Creative Staff: Story: Cullen Bunn Art: Eman Casallos What They Say: Heroes from across time meet, the bizarre origins of the Red Death are revealed, and an insidious trap springs shut.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Breakfast is a great way to start your day, but no one told us about eating some amazing pancake art! Created by some steady hands over at TigerTomato, these pancakes look too good to eat. From Pikachu to Sonic, some beloved characters are careful...

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The official website for the 4th and final movie in the 'Persona 3 Movie' film series has updated with a new trailer, key visual, and release date. The 4th film, "Winter of Rebirth" from studio A-1 Pictures, will premiere in Japanese theaters on J...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Fans of Miho Obana's classic shōjo manga, Kodomo no Omocha (Kodocha for short) are in for a treat, because the September issue of Shueisha's Ribon magazine will feature a new original Kodocha story, the first to appear in Ribon in 17 years.

Siliconera Robert Ward

Akira Himekawa, who authored The Legend of Zelda manga series from Ocarina of Time to Skyward Sword, will be returning to launch a new Legend of Zelda manga. Akira Himekawa is actually a pen name used by two female manga artists who've been workin...

A new poster visual of the anime adaptation of Saki Hasemi and Kentaro Yabuki's second season of the To LOVE-Ru Darkness anime, To LOVE-Ru Darkness 2nd, has been featured as a poster in the August issue of popular Japanese magazine NyanType.

Siliconera Ishaan

By Ishaan . July 2, 2015 . 2:09am Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butoden is headed to the West, and Bandai Namco have released an English trailer for the Arc System Works fighter. You can watch it above. Additionally, Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butoden is get...

Siliconera Sato

Last year, FuRyu announced To Love-Ru Trouble Darkness: True Princess, an upcoming "love simulation" title for PlayStation Vita. While we haven't heard much about the game since then, there's been some new details on the game and its release.

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe began streaming a Japan Expo trailer in English for its Project X Zone 2 sequel 3DS game on Thursday. The trailer reveals the more than 30 characters that will be playable in the game.

A new key visual for anime adaptation of Ayano Takeda's Sound! Euphonium (Hibike! Euphonium) light novel series has been featured as a poster in the August issue of NyanType. The new visual features Reina Kousaka and Kumiko Oumae spending some qua...

Siliconera Ishaan

By Ishaan . July 2, 2015 . 2:38am Sword Art Online Re:Hollow Fragment will have a new translation on PlayStation 4, but you'll have to wait a little longer until you can see whether or not it's up to scratch.

Kyoto Animation updated the website for the manga of High Speed! , Kōji Ōji and Futoshi Nishiya's light novel project that inspired the Free! - Iwatobi Swim Club television anime, on Tuesday. According to the website, the complete High Speed!

Siliconera Sato

Spike Chunsoft are working on a new tactical RPG called Grand Kingdom with Grand Knights History director Tomohiko Deguchi. The latest trailer shows us some more gameplay footage, along with a look at some of its key characters.

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

The only thing better than the upcoming live-action Attack on Titan movie is all the related merchandise that's slowly being pumped out ahead of its release. The latest offering from the giants is coming to us from Aeon cinemas, who'll be bringing...

Siliconera Ishaan

A new trailer for One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 shows off the Punk Hazard part of the upcoming game. You can watch it above. In a recent interview with Siliconera, series producer Koji Nakajima revealed that Akainu was the hardest character to crea...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

NBC Universal Japan has revealed a new piece of animation for the fall debut of High School Star Musical, hoping to take advantage of the heightened number of people checking in for the summer shows. The spot is a brief one but we get a taste of t...

The official website for the Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin original video anime project announced the main cast, staff, and premiere date for the second episode on Wednesday. The episode, "Artesia's Sorrow," will open for a limited two-week engag...

Siliconera Ishaan

By Ishaan . July 1, 2015 . 8:25am Period: The week of June 22nd - June 28th (2015) Top-seller: Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright / Conquest (3DS) - 66,416 Nintendo 3DS sales: 1,396 | Tot. sales: 9,843,136 Nintendo 3DS XL sales: 847 | Tot.

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5 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 2 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 5 Flares × If you thought that the "Terminator" Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Japan's highly popular video game and anime franchise, Yo-Kai Watch do not mix, you might want to th...

With only a few months left until Nippon Ichi Software America release their English localised versions of Rodea the Sky Soldier on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS platforms, the publisher have shared a new gameplay video for the Adventure Platformer.

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

The love of all things Detective Conan led me to lots of things - reading the manga, watching the anime, and deciding to try the recently translated Detective Conan game for the Nintendo DS. Today, I found out that the most recent Conan Film, will...

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on July 2, 2015 at 5:49 pm | In CULTURE | No Comments We recently featured a beautiful video featuring miniatures of traditional Japanese architecture and gardens. Well, here's the modern-day version!

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Lots of countries are good at Vine. It should be no surprise that Japan is one of them. Below, you can see some of the well-known and interesting Japanese Vines from the past year or so, collected via Naver Matome and, well, Vine.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This summer, the Miiverse is getting revamped, and there will be new community features, such as topics grouping, as well as an album function, a play diary function, and more. Reply 0 0 About Blog Need Help?

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When the first Ant-Man trailer surfaced online, there are some Kamen Rider fans who had this impression that the only thing Ant-Man lacks is a bike and a kick for a finisher. This is when YouTube user anotherinkboy comes in as he edited the Ant-Ma...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

There are only two days left until the premiere of upcoming original anime Classroom☆Crisis and a recent issue of Animage magazine has revealed a new visual for the series. Additionally, the anime's official website has revealed a new promotional ...

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