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August 12, 2015, 11:30 AM
IGN Alex Osborn

Share. Earning $5. 97 million. By Alex Osborn Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection "F" opened last week to great success, becoming the first independent movie to earn itself a spot among the top 10 highest grossing domestic anime of all time.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Cannot. Stop. Watching. Like last year, another big Pikachu event was held in Yokohama, Japan. As with at other Pikachu parades, the synchronized marching was a sight to see. Impressive precision for people in Pikachu costumes.

The time has been set for the return of the Diabolik Lovers anime, based on the drama CD and PSP game project of the same name. The main cast of vampire boys are coming along for the second season, which is set to premiere in Japan on September 23.

It has been announced on the official website for Kodansha's Monthly Fairy Tail magazine that there will be a new magazine, titled as Monthly Fairy Tail Collection, for Hiro Mashima's (Groove Adventure Rave) Fairy Tail series.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . August 11, 2015 . 12:30pm NIS America's Rodea the Sky Soldier has experienced a second delay. The Nintendo 3DS and Wii U game will debut on November 10 in North America and November 13 in Europe.

Sakura Matou (Fate/stay night), Maya Yamada (IS: Infinite Stratos), Kyoko (Kore wa Zombie Desu ka? ) and Haruko Amaya's (Maken-Ki! ) voice actress, Noriko Shitaya, has announced on her blog that she is currently pregnant.

Images courtesy of VIZ Media. © VIZ Media, LLC. 8 New Manga Series Join the Extensive Digital Catalog; 3-Day "Flash Sales" Kick Off Throughout the Month Source: VIZ Media, MediaLab press releases Special Thanks to Elizabeth Ellis and Erik Jansen V...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

You may know the cast of Attack on Titan, but are you familiar with their younger incarnations? Hyping this fall's Production I. G anime adaptation of Saki Nakagawa's Attack on Titan: Junior High spin-off manga, the series' Twitter feed has starti...

The UK Anime Network has been serving anime fans in the UK since 1996, and we're chock full of reviews, news, articles and competitions :) Enter our latest competition We have a copy of the Space Dandy Season 2 Collector's Edition to give away!

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Pokémon is outdoing last year's 1000-Pikachu invasion of Yokohama with this week's "Dance? Pikachu Outbreak Chu! ," featuring a parade, dance units, stomp, hula and stage shows through the week, leading to a participatory finale next weekend.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . August 10, 2015 . 11:43pm Level-5 announced Yo-kai Watch Dance: Just Dance Special Version as their latest collaboration title with Ubisoft in this month's issue of CoroCoro Comic. [Thanks, Game Jouhou.

The cover art for Kyary Pamyu Pamyu's upcoming first MV collection DVD/Blu-ray "KPP MV01″ (release date: September 30) has been revealed! The DVD/Blu-ray will include everything from "PONPONPON" up until her yet unreleased "Crazy Party Night〜Pumpk...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

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, ...

Leading Toy Manufacturer Signs with Diamond to Distribute and Market Its Products in the U. S. Source: Diamond Comic Distributors Special Thanks to Deborah Moreland Image courtesy of Diamond Comic Distributors.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This fall, Neon Genesis Evangelion marks its 20th anniversary and part of the celebration is an August release of an HD remaster of the original TV series and movies. Two versions are due out in Japan on August 25th at 38,000 Yen for the Blu-rays ...

A new Pokémon is set to make its debut in 2016, and according to the latest issue of CoroCoro Comics fans have been getting a peek in the preview for next year's Pokémon movie. The preview accompanies Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

We've seen Naruto as a hero and leader; now, in Boruto: Naruto the Movie we get to see him as a father. As it turns out, he's pretty bad at it. That doesn't mean this is a bad movie, however. Boruto is basically two movies in one film.

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) The other day I made a short outing to a certain café somewhere in Akihabara! The 5th floor of this building, the. . . GOOD SMILE × animate café! The café is currently running an IDOLM@STER CINDERELLA G...

From Mountains to the Sea, Greek Hotels Refresh and Improve DisabledFriendlyHotels Integrates with eRevMax A Common Ground Repurposing the Past to a Modern Function

PHOTO: The Amanemu in Ise Shima National Park will open early in 2016. (Photo courtesy of Aman Resorts) Japan's popularity is branching out in many directions and in many new markets from culinary special interests and anime to the longstanding in...

Following the success of Disney Magical World (Aka: Disney Magical Castle: My Happy Life in Japan), Bandai Namco are developing a sequel for the Nintendo 3DS - currently titled Disney Magical Castle 2: My Happy Life.

Japanator Josh Tolentino

If there's one thing otaku like more than otaku things, it's otaku things bought for cheap, which makes Steam's latest excuse to have a sale especially relevant. Y'see, Summer Comiket is happening right about now, and the otaku world's twice-yearl...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

This week's episode featured not just the debut of the Dino Drive armor but also gave us all a glimpse of the upcoming 6th ranger of the team. Read-on after the break. And the chose one who will play the role of Ivan, the Gold Dino Charge Ranger i...

International Cosplay Day Singapore 2015 is coming back once again. Due to overwhelming responses last year, the organizer Neo Tokyo Project has returned with more exciting content for everyone. This year's convention will attract roughly 8000 pop...

SGCafe spartanchef

With the successes of their Hatsune Miku: Project Diva games, Sega has announced that they will be doing more collaborations with Crypton Future Media and have announced a brand new project involving the lovable virtual idol herself, Hatsune Miku.

A new Comiket 88 promotional video has been streamed by Warner Entertainment Japan for the upcoming limited edition Shirobako CD, with solo covers of the various openings and endings of Shirobako by the various voice actresses of the series on Tue...

Forbes Ollie Barder

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.

Siliconera Jenni

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...

Siliconera Spencer

Compile Heart shared the opening movie for Blanc + Neptune vs. The Zombie Army and it's styled like a comic book. It's already localized into English too even though the game has not been announced for the West yet.

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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