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August 2, 2015, 12:30 PM

4 major publishers, Good Smile Co. , Toei Animation, Bushiroad invest in company Anime Consortium Japan announced on Friday that seven Japanese companies will invest 378. 3 million yen (US$3. 05 million) in Anime Consortium Japan (ACJ).

Bandai began streaming a commercial for its Digimon Adventure tri. Complete Selection Animation Digivice on Friday. The video shows the toy's many sound effects and special features including voice recordings from eight of the show's cast members.

Otakusiesta Jorge Teran

The official Dead or Alive Facebook page posted the following update after the Dead or Alive Festival: Thanks for attending and for watching DOA Festival today. MC Kwiggle (USA-Christie) won the exhibition match and Teru Rock (輝Rock Japan-Leifang)...

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The release of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' is just a few more days away from hitting theaters across the country and FUNimation has a new Frieza Force Dossier promo out that provides a look at the character of Piccolo.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

A first preview of the anime adaptation of Fumiyo Kouno's award-winning manga Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni (In This Corner of the World) has gone online. The adaptation of the story of an ordinary family living in Kure-city, Hiroshima Prefecture, whe...

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5 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 2 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 5 Flares × Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma is still one of the hottest anime this year, and its own unique brand of "food porn" has made many viewers hungry.

Cheerful tsundere Chitoge of yakuza romance Nisekoi has paraded around in a bunny suit for Freeing's latest stimulating figure, proving to be a feast (despite her lack of usamimi) for the eyes for onlookers and figure enthusiasts alike - Chitoge c...

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(Photo : David McNew / Getty Images News) 'Arslan: The Warriors of Legend' is getting brought to life in a video game. Koei-Tecmo has just announced that 'Arslan: The Warriors Of Legend,' also a title of a manga and anime series, will be coming to...

App for supporting Idols, CHEERZ. CHEERZ is the app for idols that post their selfies and that ranking changes according to the "CHEER" that they receive from the users. They also do some selfie campaigns for events and media appearances, and with...

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The official TV-Asahi page for Kamen Rider Ghost has unveiled the staff members of the 17th entry of the Heisei Kamen Rider series. The series is directed by Satoshi Morota (Timeranger, Gaoranger, Boukenger), making this his first major Kamen Ride...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The first-ever stage play adaptation of Capcom's popular survival horror video game series Biohazard (international title: Resident Evil), titled "Biohazard The Stage," is planned to be performed at EX Theater Roppongi in Tokyo late October.

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With the movie just a few weeks left before it premieres, the official images for the DX Shift Next Special Surprise Future Set has been finally released. Are you ready to grab the future? The set will include the Shift Next Special, Kamen Rider D...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Here are all the official images for the Otomo-nin EX Dinomaru, the newest ninja ally the the bunch of ninjas will obtain in their upcoming movie, Shuriken Sentai Ninninger The Movie: The Dinosaur Lord's splendid scroll.

RocketNews24 evie lund

A while back, we shared a series of super-cute 8-bit GIFs created by talented Tumblr user 1041uuu which depict everyday scenes of life in Japan in a whimsically awesome, old-school way. Now we're happy to report that the artist has been busy creat...

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Today's main feature. . . ! Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Today I'm going to be taking a look at Phat! 's. . . Yuriko Nanao: Floating Reading Space Ver. ! ☆ From the popular social game 'IDOLM@STER MILLION LIVE' comes a 1/8th scale ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 hit a delay in Japan, with the new release date now set for February 4, 2016. It was originally planned for a fall launch, but the change has been highlighted in the pages of the latest Weekly Shonen Jump.

The sexually appeasing antics of Winged Cloud, the creators of the lusty (if not linguistically challenged) Sakura Spirit, have offered players a tantalizing new game called "Sakura Clicker", an RPG that features a crazed mashing of the mouse butt...

Ray unveiled a preview music video with her in maid costume plus jacket covers for new single Hajimete Girls! (初めてガールズ! ). Her 7th single has tie-up as theme song for anime Wakaba*Girl (わかば*ガール) and includes version of the title song by the anime'...

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Emergency! Dekaranger! Here's the full trailer for V-Cinema's newest made-to-video reunion special, Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger 10 years After featuring more Dekaranger and Neo Dekarangers in action! Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger 10 years After is set t...

Lychee Light Club, the manga and anime series I can't help but read as "Lychee Fight Club" no matter how many times I see it (just me? ), is getting a live-action film adaptation, and today we've got some information on its cast, crew and a short ...

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5 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 2 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 5 Flares × After being announced back in 2012 and spending years in development limbo, Shaft announced that they will finally be restarting their new Mahou Shoujo (Magical Gir...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Digimon World: Next Order was announced for PS Vita earlier this month, and it's set to launch in Japan sometime next year. Bandai Namco followed that up with the first teaser, showing bits of the adventure's gameplay and its characters.

With the "Counterattack! The Second SN Operation" launching for the popular browser game, Kantai Collection, on August 10 which includes seven maps that seem to reference the Solomon Islands Campaign and/or Guadalcanal Campaign.

Anime Evo setsuken

For aa Shokugeki no Soma episode, that felt uncharacteristically short. Short side stories like the one that started in this episode are a nice change of pace, but what made this week really endearing was how it felt so nostalgic.

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Aug1 Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma✫Illya 2wei Herz! - 2weitte This is just too good not to make my lead image! Well, this is my second of three shows this week to cover that feature the good old beach/onsen/fudo/sento theme; I.

Nihongogo Greg Abesamis

GAMeBoi Los Angeles and J-Pop promoters Tune in Tokyo present Japanese pop duo FEMM live on Friday, August 7th! The high-concept act, which Vice calls "a mesmerizing J-pop electro duo with a backstory more inventive than anything on the SyFy chann...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Anime featuring anthropomorphized battleships or samurai swords seem like no-brainers, given that they have a certain cool factor among young otaku and by their very nature make it easy to develop action scenes.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Plans have been announced to adapt Chikai Ishioka's Flying Witch manga into a TV anime. Beyond plans to run on NTV and Aomori Broadcasting specifics have not been revealed yet. The 2012, three volume ongoing from Bessatsu Shounen Magazine follows ...

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