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September 14, 2015, 11:30 AM

Continuing from the anime adaptation, things are underway for the surprising live-action drama adaptation of Prison School that no one saw coming. A teaser video to the talked-about drama titled Prison School starring Taishi Nakagawa, Hirona Yamaz...

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By Chris Priestman . September 12, 2015 . 11:30am If you're a fan of Japanese horror games you've probably heard of, if not played, The Crooked Man. It's the first in the creator Uri's "Strange Man Series.

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Japanese actress/ seiyuu/ singer/ illustrator/ cosplayer is one huge Sailor Moon fan, or Moonie. And she recently showed fans why she is one by cosplaying not one, not two, but all five of Sailor Moon's Sailor Senshis.

And yet she still hasn't seen the anime On September 10, the songwriter Neko Oikawa appeared on Out × Deluxe, a Japanese variety program, to discuss her enduring classic, "Zankoku na Tenshi no Thesis" ("Cruel Angel's Thesis"), the theme song to Ne...

Charapedia recently asked anime fans the question: Which anime series is the most promising from the fall 2015 anime lineup? You can view the full results here. Here are the top 10 according to the female fans: 10.

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Bandai Visual has posted 30 and 15-second versions of the commercial for fall's anime adaptation of One and Yusuke Murata's One-Punch Man featuring JAM Project's theme "The Hero! ! Set Fire to the Furious Fist.

Yuki Suetsugu's Chihayafuru manga is getting a live-action adaptation in the form of two films, which open in Japan March and April of next year, respectively. The films are being directed by Norihiro Koizumi (Midnight Sun, Kanojo wa Uso o Ai Shis...

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TV anime has a slate of new light novel and manga adaptations, sequels, and of course, originals to close out 2015. Get a look at what the fall quarter has to offer in the latest anime chart. Chart created by Zana at neregate.


It has been rumored for years and now it's been made official. On September 11, TOKIO's Kokubun Taichi announced his marriage via a card sent out to "Johnnys Fan Club" members, with a message "At this time, I, Kokubun Taichi, will be getting married.

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The live-action drama of City Hunter sequel/spin-off Angel Heart has announced the introduction of model/actor Shohei Miura (Gokusen 3) as Liu Xin-Hong, a fellow member of the Zhuque Corps with the lead, and singer/tarento Brother Tom as trouble s...


YUKI will be singing the theme song for the movie Grasshopper starring Ikuta Toma, Asano Tadanobu and Hey! Say! JUMP's Yamada Ryosuke. Her song "tonight" will be released as a single on November 4. As reported, Ikuta will play Suzuki, a former sch...

nano revealed details for new rock single Bull's Eye with tie-up as opening theme for upcoming anime Aria the Scarlet Ammo Double A (緋弾のアリアAA). The single includes coupling tracks each with their own tie-ups.

Jenbae enjoys reading manga, yelling at her laptop, and eating popcorn with extra butter. She also enjoys writing blurbs about herself in 3rd person where she doesn't know what to say but she recommends everyone to check out the webtoons: The Game...

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New promos have been posted for latter two thirds of the trio of anime movie adaptations of the works of of Satoshi Itō, a sci-fi novelist who wrote under the name Project Itoh, and who passed away in 2009 at age 34.

Something only the chosen can obtainGame Steins;Gate × Asahi Living30 Limited Edition Divergence Meter Clocks to Be Released! Mages Inc. announced the production and release of the Divergence Meter clock, based on an item appearing in the popular ...

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While K-pop is quickly rising as a key cultural symbol in Asia, it remains much on the sidelines of the US and European music industries, international experts said at a forum discussing the prospects of K-pop abroad.

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Any Gundam fan would know that you don't have to be a Newtype to consider yourself to be a hero, and that is what one bar owner in Utsunomiya, Japan has shown tin the wake of the recent floods in Tochigi prefecture and Ibaraki prefecture.

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TAICOCLUB and Sanrio Puroland are teaming up for "Pink Sensation 2015", a Halloween party aimed at grown-ups where the dress code is pink. The party begins at the Sanrio Puroland amusement park in Tama New Town, Tokyo, Japan, on October 31, 2015, ...

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The official website of the anime adaptation of Kazuma Kamachi and Nagi's Heavy Object light novel series has announced that the upcoming TV anime will start its broadcast on the 3rd of October. Additionally, the latest issue of Newtype magazine h...

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Okay, episode ten was not just about the proverbial hitting the fan, it was about the entire septic and sewer system exploding out of nowhere - basically anything that could go wrong did, and did in a pretty bleak and heavy manner.

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The summer 2015 anime series Gate: The Self-Defense Forces Fight Like This in Another Land is close to ending and Warner Bros. Japan has now released a slightly extended promo for the eleventh episode of the series.

Cue the endgame. As I type this, the clock is ticking down towards what should be one of the best matches men's tennis has seen in years - Djokovic and Federer in the U. S. Open final. These two have clearly been the best players not just this tou...

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GundamInfo and DAISUKI have posted an English subtitled trailer for "Artesia's Sorrow. " The second part of the four-episode adaptation of Yoshikazu Yasuhiko's manga prequel Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin will screen for two weeks in Japan, startin...

TOKYO: Popular Japanese novelist Haruki Murakami's new book has gone on sale, with a major domestic bookstore chain buying 90 percent of the initial print run in a direct challenge to online rivals. Murakami's autobiographical essay, which transla...

In addition to similar collections offered for their original PlayStation 3 editions of both the Disgaea and Hyperdimension Neptunia video game franchises, Nippon Ichi Software America also released 'The Arland Atelier Trilogy' in PAL regions seve...

Well, I confess I didn't see that coming. Working! ! ! may be the anime that breaks (or at least bends) all the rules when it comes to relationships, but it's still an anime - so you didn't expect things to fall into place all that easily, did you?

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Available on the Playstation 4 and Xbox One, FromSoftware announced Dark Souls 3 will be released in Japan on March 24, 2016. It will be 7,430 yen (US$61) for the physical package edition and 6,930 yen (US$57) on PSN for download.

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A second promo offers the latest look at Valkyrie Drive -Mermaid-, the fall 2015 TV anime arm of the upcoming bishoujo multi-media project. The show, is helmed by Hiraku Kaneko, who is known for his previous bishoujo-featured action series The Qwa...

New Multi-Volume Manga Box Sets On the Way Source: VIZ Media, MediaLab press releases Official Site: VIZ. com/Pokemon Special Thanks to Jane Lui and Erik Jansen VIZ Media, LLC, the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in ...

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