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July 15, 2015, 3:30 PM

Weddings are a sacred ritual that take place across all cultures and lifestyles. They are typically extravagant, expensive affairs, with many in attendance. They often adhere to strict observance of certain religious and/or traditional rituals, wh...

Here is Tokyo Girls' Update's comment video from Shizuoka local idol group Orange Port at Japan Expo 2015! They performed at Japan Expo two years in a row. Welcome back to Paris! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Contributor Wanted!

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We love to joke about how no one really stays dead in Dragon Ball, looking at you Krillin. While that is true for heroes and friends, the supposed good kills sure do have a lot of blood on their hands.

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Escape games, where people work in teams to solve puzzles to free themselves from confined spaces, have become hugely popular in Japan and around the world. When combined with a role-play theme, these events become even more exciting, as participa...

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Bandai Namco have announced a new Digimon game in the latest issue of V-Jump, titled Digimon World: Next Order for PlayStation Vita. Here are some of the first details on the game. [Thanks, Shonen Gamez.

Online retailer Amazon is listing that the DVD release of the Makura no Danshi (Pillow Boys) television anime will include an original anime episode that will not air on television. The DVD will also include all 12 television episodes of the anime...

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We've rambled in detail and at length before about how there're lots of words in Japanese that kinda sound like English. But it turns out that anime songs can be a gold mine of hilarious aural misinterpretations for English-speakers with lyrics th...

Coolens, a Japanese eyewear & opticians are back once again with another anime collaboration. Orders open today for a Monogatari Series selection, consisting of Tsubasa Hanekawa's glasses she is known to wear in the series.

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Despite setting a lofty goal of attaining a top 10 weekly ranking on the Oricon charts with their debut single "Deep Girl" (release date: July 8) and later adding the condition that they must sell at least 10,000 copies by July 12th in order to no...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

We checked out the hottest openings from the Summer 2015 season, now it's time to check out some ending songs! 1. Gangsta 2. Gate: Jieitai Kanochi nite, Kaku Tatakaeri Join our Gate page to get all the best updates on the show!

The hugely popular mobile phone game Puzzle & Dragons will start a limited collaboration with Yoshihiro Togashi's Hunter X Hunter series. The campaign is in part to promote the one-year anniversary of the Hunter X Hunter Battle AllStars mobile game.

Today's male and female popularity rankings come from the August 2015 issue of the popular Japanese anime magazine, NewType.

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By Sato . July 14, 2015 . 5:00am Compile Heart have been producing plenty of Neptunia games lately, and Idea Factory vice-president Shingo Kuwana and development director Norihisa Kochiwa shared more on what's next in an interview with Famitsu mag...

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North American manga publisher Seven Seas has shared their condolences on the passing of translator Anastasia Moreno, who worked on Kisses Sighs and Cherry Blossom Pink, Girl Friends, Girls und Panzer, Zero's Familiar and Strawberry Panic at the c...

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Last December,through Christmas, Shibuya's Parco in Tokyo hosted a limited Hello Kitty promotion with a special menu of drinks. Then, Hello Kitty shared her cafe with Monogatari for a collaboration leading into the New Year's Eve broadcast of a fo...

It's almost time for Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' to hit theaters, so FUNimation is pushing the theatrical release with a new dub trailer. Watch some more English-dubbed footage and a preview of the theatrical pre-show that will accompany it be...

Source: IDW Publishing Special Thanks to Kahlil Schweitzer IDW's latest Godzilla mini-series - Godzilla in Hell - will be available from retailers this week. Each issue of the five part series will be by a different creative team to best showcase ...

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The official website for the upcoming 3DCG film GAMBA: Gamba to Nakamatachi (Gamba and His Fellows) today announced its two main voice cast: Yuuki Kaji as the protagonist Gamba and Sayaka Kanda as the heroine Shioji.

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The Heroic Legend of Arslan Musou game-which, if you haven't heard about it yet, is exactly what it sounds like: Dynasty Warriors-style action to the tune of Arslan-has hit a slight delay in Japan. It was originally set to launch on September 17, ...

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One Piece. com, the official portal site for the One Piece franchise, has announced that four-member Japanese rock band Goodbye holiday provides their newly-written "Liberator" as the theme song for the upcoming TV anime special One Piece Episode ...

Title: GALTIA ガルティア Genre: BL Adventure game Price: 8,900 Yen (w/o tax) Available for preorder now. Date available: Summer, Delayed till end 2014 27 March 2015 31 July 2015 18 September 2015 Company: GRISEDGE Character design: 歌川マクラ Scenario: 加納高子...

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By Ishaan . July 13, 2015 . 5:55pm Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night will have over 1,600 rooms, according to project lead Koji Igarashi, making this his largest Castlevania-esque game in terms of scope.

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The official website of the second season of the K anime, K: Return of Kings, has revealed many new visuals for the upcoming October series. In addition, the site has revealed new members of the cast that will debut in the second season.

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A musical adaptation of the long-running shoujo manga Ouke no Monshou/Crest of the Royal Family created by Chieko Hosokawa is in the works by Toho. The manga set in the ancient Egypt started its serialization on Akita Shoten's Monthly Princess in ...

Sanrio has started a new project called Chanrio Maker, a service where you can design a Sanrio-styled avatar of yourself! Over 1,500,000 users have created these avatars since the service's release on July 10.

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Here's the preview video for V-Cinema's Kamen Rider Gaim Gaiden Duke & Knuckle featuring some scenes from the set of the made-to-video movie. Kamen Rider Gaim Gaiden Duke & Knuckle is set to be released in DVD and Blu-ray this November and will co...

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