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August 3, 2015, 11:00 AM
Crunchyroll Scott Green

Sentai Filmworks' first title, Akame Ga Kill! joins Adult Swim's Toonami programming on August 8th, and with the violent action show set to premiere next weekend, a promo ran with this week's broadcast.

I'm calling it. Anime is officially the next "Marvel Market. " Black Lagoon © Madhouse Marvel (and D. C. ) has seen a huge surge in popularity in the last decade. Why? Because Hollywood has realized taking entertainment properties that have fans w...

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Today marks the first day of August, which means some of the new Summer 2015 anime are already a third into their respective runs, but which of them are the ones people consider their favorites? Japanese anime merchandise giant, Animate, takes a l...

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The official website for the upcoming iOS/Android app The IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls: Starlight Stage released a new PV today. The IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls: Starlight Stage is now accepting pre-registration for players.

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The popular Danbo robot from Yotsuba&! has been converted into several special electronic items and memorabilia so far, but now you can purchase a special Danbo router! The Danboard Wireless Lan Router: DB-WRT01 is developed by Planex Communicatio...

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

Enjoy the beautiful posters from the September issue of Megami Magazine: As always, don't forget that buying Megami Magazine at J-List you support Sugoi Blog! This month you get 16 original posters in this issue (8 sheets, 2 sides per poster), inc...

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At the end of a Final Fantasy Distant Worlds concert in Pittsburgh, composer Arnie Roth may have slipped out news that a Final Fantasy XII remake is coming out soon. The news comes from Final Fantasy Network which attended the concert and recorded...

Over 50 million total views online! Representing Akihabara is the otaku dance team Real Akiba Boys! Each video they upload of them dancing to anime song openings quickly hits over 1 million views online, and their total view count is over 50 million.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

New information concerning the broadcast of Valkyrie Drive - Mermaid, the upcoming TV anime adaptation of the cross-media Valkyrie Drive franchise, is now available. The series will begin airing in Japan on AT-X, TOKYO MX, Sun Television, KBS Kyot...

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

Following the official release of the hotly anticipated mobile game, the opening for the Fate/Grand Order game has been posted online along with a new trailer showcasing the gameplay mechanics for the RPG.

Here we are in August and well things are pretty much going as usual. Meaning not much has been happening. It's actually been kind of boring around here lately. That is probably to be expected since these are the summer holiday months.

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The staff of the anime based on mixi's Monster Strike mobile action role-playing game revealed two more characters and cast members for the anime at the "Monsuto Festival 2015″ event in Chiba on Sunday.

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That episode had everything but R. Daneel Olivaw. It was announced this week that Gangsta would be premiering on Sundays from now on - which didn't exactly make me jump for joy, as my Sundays were already crazy.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Good Smile Company is releasing a new set of Nendoroid Petit figures featuring the girls from Love Live! School Idol Project in their outfits for the "Angelic Angel" song from the Love Live! The School Idol Movie theatrical film.

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In celebration of Digimon Adventure's 15th anniversary, Bandai is releasing a new replica of the Digivice, which is inspired by the upcoming Digimon Adventure Tri. animated movie series. The Digivice plays Butter-Fly for 90 seconds and can also pl...

The Tokyo Reporter Kayuko Tamabukuro

The TV Asahi network is based in Tokyo TOKYO (TR) - A journalist with TV Asahi has landed in hot water after posting a picture of a pair of genitals on the social network Line. Around 150 journalists on a group set up by the foreign ministry of Th...

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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).

Like its hero, Baby Steps is almost unbeatable in the big moments. I can't really say much in reaction to that episode, except that it was just about as perfect as it's possible for a sports anime to be.

A collaboration cafe between Sanrio's character project Show By Rock! ! and The Guest Cafe & Diner in Shibuya Parco is now open. The cafe features, of course, an original menu, and limited merchandise is also being sold.


Aug1 Why yes I am a suave individual. Why would you ask? Now I'm not really into things like democracy or listening to the voices of the oppressed, but a decision has to be made and as a magnanimous soul I'll let you Mr/Mrs Reader decide.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Tono is a small city located in the inland region of Iwate Prefecture. The 27,710-populated city recently produced its 10-minute PR anime titled "Kataribe Shoujo Honoka" (Storyteller Girl Honoka). The story is told at many famous places and buildi...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Studio 4°C's (TekkonKinkreet, Genius Party, the Berserk movies, the newer Thundercats) KickStarter campaign seeking $150,000 to crowdfund production of the "Red Ash -Magicicada"- anime short is down to its final day, and for the home stretch, it's...

Lionsgate studios are developing is in negotiations to purchase the movie rights to "Naruto", the popular Japanese manga series about an adolescent ninja of the same name. Michael Gracey, a former visual effects specialist, is expected to helm and...

This narrative has become a runaway train. Watching this season of Working, it's hard to escape the impression that the beast has been uncaged, the genie let out of the bottle. One by one, the frozen plotlines have been thawed and the hanging misu...

Girigiri seefu. It's been a bit touch-and-go with Castle Town Dandelion but in the end, I think this series makes the cut. And that makes me pretty happy, because I really wanted this show to work, and not just because I'd pegged it as a sleeper g...

On summer days, Yang Rui enjoys strolling near an ancient wall encircling east China's Nanjing. Her leisure moment is seldom disturbed by the bricks' pock-marking with bullet holes left 78 years ago when invading Japanese troops captured the then ...

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Ray's Picks 2015-07-30 SNH48 Team HII member Chen Yixin - Shanghai48s Hanging out with celebrities! 2015-07-30 SNH48 Team X member Shao Xuecong - Shanghai48s Gorgeous selfies. NMB48 Sayaka Yamamoto "Kiseki no Saikai" on Bessatsu Young Champion Mag...

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