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August 11, 2015, 8:30 PM

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The official website for the Diabolik Lovers anime project based on Rejet's drama CD/Visual novel franchise has revealed that the second season will premiere on AT-X on September 23, then on Tokyo MX on October 4.

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It's hard to overstate what an excellent job Disney does with its marketing in Japan. In a country that produces more mainstream animation than anywhere else on the planet, Disney still manages to stand out from the domestically made competition, ...

If you're feeling a little lost about which anime you should watch next, you can check out other fans' opinions by asking "If I liked 'this' will I like 'that'? " *This article is based on the Summer 2015 TV anime season shows.

Japanese streaming site NicoNico began streaming the first uncensored episode of the anime adaptation of Akira Hiramoto's Prison School (Kangoku Gakuen) manga on Sunday. Here's a preview of the uncensored Prison School anime: In addition to this, ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

You are not looking are some fan drawn images. These are official images from Dragon Ball Super's fifth episode. Fan drawn images probably look better! The images look stiff, rough, and incredibly awkward.

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

AKB48 Yuria Kizaki "Hello There! " on Young Jump Magazine - HEBIROTE AKB48 A fantastic pictorial from the AKB idol, but would you expect any less from her? 'Featured post'~Ueto Aya'スマイル♥プロジェクト' - モーニングBerryz48 MB provides a wide ranging appreciati...

AKB48 5th generation member Mayumi Uchida announced her graduation from the group during a handshake event at Makuhari Messe on August 7, 2015. On the same day, she confirmed the news to the world via a post from her personal Instagram account.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Volume seven of Noriyuki Matsumoto's Minami Kamakura Koukou Joshi Jitenshabu, a 2011 ongoing from Comic Blade about a high school girl who moves to a mountain town and discovers the joys of cycling, announces that the series will be recieving an a...

One Piece's author, Eiichiro Oda, recently visited the Kanda Myojin Shinto shrine in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan, and ended up doing an unexpected collaboration with the Love Live! School Idol Project franchise.

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By Jenni . August 10, 2015 . 2:30pm Kenichiri Takaki, lead developer on IA/VT Colorful, previously stated that people who wanted the PlayStation Vita music game would have to import it. The good news is, IA's game will be easy to understand if you... jrharbort

We warned you! You could have prevented this! Now Mikudayo has attained the power of Winter, which she will no doubt utilize in her quest for world dominance. Starting today, she can now be preordered, and will be available until September 9th at ...

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In this episode, the Roidmudes finally get some upgrades thanks to the Neo-Viral Core. But that's not all; it seems that the higher ups now want to disband the Special Unit! Will this change their minds after witnessing a Roidmude's birth and the ...

Playing Grounded was founded over two years ago simply to offer a fresh new way to look at jigsaw puzzles by Eric and Lara Andersen. Since then, their research has come to a head, and now they're starting a kickstarter to raise money and release t...

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Square Enix released three new screenshots for Final Fantasy XV introducing some of the game's locations. Continent The four continue their drive along the clear river, passing through the coniferous trees.

The official website for the Hetalia The World Twinkle anime announced more cast members on Monday. The cast and characters are, from left to right in the picture: The website also announced that Yūsuke Suda will play Nikoniko Republic, a micronat...

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Aug10 Gatchaman Crowds Insight - 06 You know, that's what I was thinking. . . . Hey folks! While OC is busy traipsing about in real-life Akihabara; trading hard-earned cash for Gatchamn goods, I'm zooming about in the fictional city of Tachikawa; ...

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The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky Evolution as an enhanced version of the original game, and it's been announced that Trails in the Sky SC Evolution will also get the same treatment. [Thanks, Game Jouhou.

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Gintama's crazy Yorozuya trio made up of Gintoki, Kagura, and Shinpachi, are known for their hilarious and over-the-top antics, and they have recently taken over a number of medical supply TV ads by Japanese medical supplies manufacturer Hakujuuji.

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Kamoshirenai Joyuutachi - HamsapSukebe Akiramike is delighted by this comedy starring three of the best actresses in drama. Bits & Pieces 021 - JE fandom Films featuring Johnny's are receiving international acclaim!

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Pre-orders officially opened for the 1/7 scale "Fate/Extra CCC" Saber Bride by Wings Company (Souyokusha). The figure will be distributed by Good Smile Company with a release date scheduled for December 2015.


A live-action television drama adaptation of Yu Suzunoki's "Konodori" (The Stork) manga has been green-lit. The series will premiere on TBS in October, and will air every Friday at 10:00 p. m. Ayano Go will play the character Konotori Sakura, an o...

DualShockers Kenneth Richardson

Atlus has just shared the opening to their upcoming Nintendo 3DS exclusive JRPG Stella Glow. The anime opening features all the expected tropes in lovely form, including character artwork, a variety of waifus and fast, flashy fight sequences while...

I sat down with Kendel Gray, otherwise known as Boog_ACBA, founder of the group, to discuss it's origin and the rise of toy collecting and display art in popular culture. . . AB: When did the collecting begin?

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By Viet Do . August 9, 2015 . 5:32am Starting this week, Best Buy is offering a Black Friday-esque deal, where you can buy a Xbox One Halo Master Chief Collection Bundle along with a 40-inch Samsung Smart HDTV for only $500.

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'青春の唐揚げ' (Seishun no Karaage) "The Karaage of Youth" More fried chicken! Can it get any better than this? So I won't lie. . . I went out and got some fried chicken (not karaage) last weekend and I feel very satisfied.

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