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February 6, 2013, 9:00 PM
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Cyberfront has two business streams one porting PC games like Ever17 to handhelds like PSP. The other is localizing games from other countries for Japan. Cyberfront brought DJMax Technika Tune and DJMax Portable 3 over.

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As we all know, the most recent anime, Digimon Xros Wars, will be dubbed in the West as “Digimon Fusion”. Saban Brands had announced that it will air on Nickelodeon this year. Description of the series from the announcement material:Digimon Fusion...

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Apart from the upcoming crossover video game Project Versus J, Toriko, Dragon Ball Z and One Piece will have a crossover anime special entitled “Dream 9 Toriko & One Piece & Dragon Ball Z Super Collaboration Special!

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ONE OK ROCK reveals details on upcoming album, “Jinsei Kakete Boku wa” by ustar on February 6, 2013 at 3:08 am ONE OK ROCK have revealed the details on their upcoming album, “Jinsei Kakete Boku wa“! Set for release on March 6th, the band’s 6th alb...

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It's been over a decade since Digimon Adventure aired and fans wondered what will happen if the other Digimon in the series, not named Agumon and Gabumon have Warp Evolutions/Mega Level Digivolution? Below is a compilation of all Warp Evolutions f...

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On February 6th, AKB48’s Kashiwagi Yuki held a release event for her solo debut single, “Short Cake“. Kashiwagi, who claims herself to be an ‘ame-onna’ (a woman whose presence causes rain), commented on the snow in Tokyo on this day.

Be aware that you'll be seeing a lot less fantasy than you may typically expect with the latest Studio Ghibli movie, From Up on Poppy Hill.  The nostalgic shoujo manga adaptation, co-written by the legendary Hayao Miyazaki and directed by his son,...

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There are train hobbyists and then there are train hobbyists. Japan’s particular breed of railway aficionados are referred to by the somewhat-affectionate term densha otaku, or train nerds, and are famous for feats like memorizing complex, phonebo...

RocketNews24 Andrew Miller

Age knows no bounds when it comes to the pursuit of knowledge, and this can particularly be said for one outstanding member of society. Despite being 98 years old man, Mr. Murakawa is currently studying at Momoyama Gakuin University in Osaka.

Voice cast members & Touhou Project creator at September con in Georgia The Anime Weekend Atlanta (AWA) convention announced on Tuesday that voice actress Yuu Asakawa (Fate/stay night's Rider, Azumanga Daioh's Sakaki, Love Hina's Motoko, Megurine ...

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Cosplay fans have been amazed by the before and after comparisons of Taiwanese cosplayer Rolan Ajo, who says she went on a diet and lost some 20kg so she could cosplay her favourite characters – a diet which looks to have been a resounding success...


  My initial plan for Day 4 was to visit Jiufen/Shifen to do some other things but I realised there is actually a One Piece Memorial Log event in Taichung! So after adjusting my itinerary I’ve decided to drop Jiufen/Shifen and slot my One Piece in.

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AKB48′ producer Akimoto Yasushi receives Annie Award by simplymissj on February 5, 2013 at 2:50 pm AKB48’s executive producer Akimoto Yasushi (54) was recognized with the Outstanding Achievement, Music in an Animated Feature Production award at th...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

If those North Korean propaganda games weren't odd (and unsettling) enough, the country's state media is incorporating Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and "We Are the World" to show the U. S. under attack.

How do you like your legs? Socks, leggings, or tights? There are more daring designs available and they are creating a buzz.   Gadget Tsushin reports on new designer tights called "abilletage corset tights," by a Japanese corset brand called abill...

Ichibankuji will release their Uta No Prince Sama Maji LOVE 1000% prizes on February 16th. A great promotion for the anime's second season in Uta No Prince Sama Maji LOVE 1000%.

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The legendary NHK morning drama “Oshin” will be getting a movie adaptation which will be directed by Togashi Shin, and the main cast members have been revealed at the public presentation held on February 5th.

In an effort to endow his town with a bit of culture, a resident of the town of Okuizumo donated two replica statues for display - the Venus de Milo and Michelangelo’s David. Seems like a lovely gesture, doesn’t it?

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

Over the past year, Berserk has returned to the limelight in a big way with a trilogy of movies based on the first arc of the popular manga. I panned the first of these movies as an ugly, inferior rehash when compared to the 1997 anime adaptation ...

We went through a lot with Madoka and pals over the course of 12 episodes. One thing we didn’t experience with them? Winter. Now we can, thanks to a Madoka Magica social game in Japan.   They released art of the girls looking snuggly in their wint...

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“Anime Weekend Atlanta” – Touhou Project Creator ZUN to make US Debut Posted by pKjd on Feb 5, 2013 @ 8:11 am 5 Feb According to the official website for Anime Weekend Atlanta, Touhou Project creator ZUN will be attending this year’s annual AWA co...

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