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September 11, 2015, 10:00 PM

Charapedia asked 10,000 anime fans the question: Which anime series is the most promising from the fall 2015 anime lineup? And from thousands of fans, most of the responses are from the male fans (55. 1%), female fans (44.

In a recent interview with Antenna Japan Kawakubo Shintaro, the editor of Hajime Isayama's Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan), has revealed that the manga will not be slowing down anytime soon. Since the manga started in 2009 and it has been 6 y...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Damn. That's some big effing sushi. But, you cannot eat this sushi. Not only is it too big, it's inedible. Sorry! It's an art project called "Rolling Sushi" designed to look like conveyor belt sushi. This week, Rolling Sushi was floated through Os...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

The spirit world is highly revered in Japan. From sacred sites to encounters with shape-shifting animals, there are hundreds of tales involving other-worldly beings that hover around the shrines, temples and natural formations that dot the country.

Haruhichan's blog Olivia Lynn

Ladies, it's your turn to get an idol project! Bandai Namco, a company that has produced other idol projects such as Aikatsu! and the global phenomenon of Love Live! now brings idol boys to your smart phone.

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Anime usually come from mangas, light novels, or video games, however, there are also what we call original anime, which have original stories not found in other media, and Japanese anime website, animeanime, has taken a look at these original ani...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . September 10, 2015 . 9:18am Square Enix is bringing the iOS and Android version of Final Fantasy V, originally released on mobile devices in 2013, to Windows PCs. This iteration is based on the Game Boy Advance installment that was orig...

Online sales have begun on the Village Vanguard online store for "Okitsune-sama Knee-Highs" that feature kitsune and torii. The knee-highs come in two base colors, black or white, with one leg featuring kitsune and the other torii, and the soles o...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . September 9, 2015 . 9:27pm In Japanese Pokemon Centers, Monthly Pikachu plushes are released. These are special edition variations of Pikachus in costumes. This past April, Salary Man Pikachu was the selected variety.

This year's 42nd issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is revealing on Monday that Takeshi Obata and Tsugumi Ohba will publish two new chapters of their Bakuman. manga to commemorate the theatrical opening of the live-action Bakuman.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Cinema Today has posted a 70-second first trailer for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Atsuko Nanba's 2004-2005 shoujo manga Senpai to Kanojo (Senior and Girlfriend) featuring its theme song "Aizu" (Signal) performed by 39-year-old sing...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Owarimonogatari PV by pKjd Pretty neat, right? Owarimonogatari (End Story) puts the spotlight on Araragi Koyomi and Oshino Ougi. Owarimonogatari will premier on October 3rd, and there will be an advanced screening of the first episode will be on S...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

As we get closer to the fall premiere for the second episode of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin in theaters in Japan on October 31st, a bit more is surfacing about the project in general. The latest to arrive is some new additions to the cast as mo...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Warner Entertainment Japan's official website for the Death Note live-action films today starts a mysterious countdown with an image of apple. It will end at 22:30 on September 13 (JST), the time when the final 11th episode of the ongoing TV drama...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . September 11, 2015 . 12:13am This week's issue of Jump magazine reveals the release date for Bandai Namco's upcoming stylish brawler JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven along with a look at some new playable characters.

GoBoiano Media Sanic-kun

Because Anime isn't breaking you already, the Evangelion Asuka figure that debuted at Wonder Fest is on the market, but it's going to cost you big time. How much you ask? (Because its not already in the title, just let me be dramatic please.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . September 10, 2015 . 10:00am As previously reported, Yakuza creator Toshihiro Nagoshi said that Sega will have a lot to show at this year's Tokyo Game Show, but it looks like his series will have an announcement a little sooner, as the o...

The official website for the television anime of author Yuu Miyazaki and illustrator okiura's The Asterisk War: The Academy City on the Water (Gakusen Toshi Asterisk) light novel series updated on Thursday.

The official website for Ajin, the anime film trilogy of Gamon Sakurai's Ajin - Demi-Human manga, announced on Thursday that production has been green-lit on a television anime series. The television anime will premiere in January on the MBS, TBS,...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . September 10, 2015 . 4:00am Nippon Ichi shared the latest look at their upcoming PlayStation Vita title Criminal Girls 2, which features a group of seven half-sinners girls with more in-depth strategic battles and fiercer "punishments" t...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Better late than never. Even if you have not watched a single episode of Danmachi, you, as someone who is into anime, must have atleast heard of Hestia, the anime's female heroine. Her petite form, complimented by her long black hair tied in pigta...

Siliconera Jenni

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel. Dubbed the Lionheart Edition, it will be available for both the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita versions of the JRPG and only cost $10 more than the standard edition.

Ani-Culture ken0601

While most of avid tech followers are scurrying to check and compare Apple's latest iPhone 6S offerings, there is something about their promotion video that caught our attention. Yup, that's right, it is Perfume!

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

NMB48 showed off their 13th single "Must be now" (release date : October 7th) for the first time during the performance of "TeamN Koko ni datte Tenshi wa iru" held at NMB48 theater on September 10th, and they also unveiled the MV for the song.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The release date of the live-action film inspired by halyosy's vocaloid song "Sakura no Ame" (Cherry Blossom Rain), originally released with Hatsune Miku's vocals in February 2008, and its novel adaptations, is officially set for Spring of 2016.

Siliconera Chris Priestman

Afro Samurai 2: Revenge of Kuma has been split into three volumes each with a new story arc, characters, and combat styles. The first of those, Volume 1, is debuting on PlayStation 4 on September 22nd.

In addition to announcing their plan to release a Nintendo eShop demo for The Legend of Legacy later this month, ATLUS USA have also shared their final character trailer for the JRPG. The final character trailer for The Legend of Legacy focuses on... jrharbort

Sony PlayStation Japan has just announced an online stream of the Hatsune Miku: Magical Mirai 2015 concert event, available exclusively to subscribers of the Japanese PlayStation Plus service for the PlayStation 4.

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

Wow. That was fast. I didn't expect for Bandai Namco to upload Kamen Rider Battride War Genesis' first trailer so soon. Then again, the Tokyo Game Show '15 is almost here so it would make sense for them to start building people's appetites for kic...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Crunchyroll previously reported on the announcement of the main cast of the BIOHAZARD THE STAGE play that is coming soon to the EX THEATER ROPPONGI in Tokyo. Now a new member has joined the cast: former AKB48 idol Asuka Kuramochi.

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