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October 20, 2015, 1:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

We've seen the teaser images. We've seen the concept art. But nothing, I repeat nothing, can prepare you for seeing an actual Neon Genesis Evangelion bullet train. The bullet train won't be in service until next month in Japan, but today, it was s...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Studio Ghibli, Japan's famed animation house, has a remarkable talent for captivating audiences around the world with inspiring storylines and loveable characters. What really brings them all to life, however, are their animated backgrounds; beaut...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Gudetama might be Sanrio's laziest character. And this might be Sanrio's most disgusting-looking food. But really, we shouldn't judge food on whether or not it looks like it's shitting all over the place.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 19, 2015 . 11:00am Bandai Namco has released a new trailer for Sword Art Online: Lost Song, an original adventure set in the Sword Art Online universe. This latest entry for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita is set in an al...

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

The robot revolution is coming, and when it arrives, they'll have an awful lot to be mad about, like making them dance for our amusement. But that's still a long way off as far as we can tell, so we might as well get as much enjoyment out of our s...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With Rooster Teeth's CG RWBY getting a limited Japanese theatrical run Novamber 14th, then a home video release on December 9th, Dogs: Bullets & Carnage manga artist Shirow Miwa is on board to comicalize the series for seinen manga magazine Ultra ...

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According to creator SankakuHead, a new Himouto! Umaru-chan spinoff manga series, entitled 'Akita Imouto! Ebina-chan', has been announced. It will feature Nana Ebina; who won a popularity character poll a few months back on Nico Nico Seiga.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of Studio Trigger's (Kill la Kill, Ninja Slayer) upcoming original Kiznaiver anime has finally launched and revealed the first visual for the TV anime. In addition, the site has also revealed the first set of character designs...

Siliconera Casey

By Casey . October 19, 2015 . 8:30am With the release of The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes just days away, The Legend of Zelda producer Eiji Aonuma gave us the latest look into the upcoming title's gameplay.

Many of today's most popular anime and manga titles could of gone in totally different directions, for better or worse. Sometimes due to the creators, but often this was thanks to the interference of the editorial and management teams that had to ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Karate student turned actress Rina Takeda broke out a bit of drunken-master style to celebrate the announcement that the live-action adaptation of Chie Shinkyu's foodie manga Wakakozake will be returning for a second season in January.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Yo-Kai Watch will be available in its very own Nintendo 2DS bundle when it launches in North America on November 6. Nintendo announced a package that includes the 2DS portable with a copy of Yo-Kai Watch pre-installed, priced at $99.

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The Summer 2015 anime season has already ended last month, and without a doubt, the season fielded some of the best anime of the year. But which one was the best? The Japanese anime website, animeanime.

Siliconera Casey

Bandai Namco has released a new overview trailer for Pokkén Tournament, giving us a glimpse into the fast-paced gameplay and the various attacks of different Pokémon. Here's a look at the official video.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks is closing in on the release of the Black Bullet complete collection as it's set for an October 27th, 2015 debut. The dub for it is directed by Chris Ayres and Sentai's now let loose with a good length trailer/clip for the project...

Marvelous also streams 2nd introduction video for game shipping on December 10 Marvelous began streaming a second introduction video and four short character videos on Monday for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 version of it and Examu's Nitrop...

Japanese rock band from Nagoya, SPYAIR, have posted a preview of their music video for "I'm a Believer," the opening theme for the second TV anime season of Haruichi Furudate's volleyball manga Haikyuu!

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2 Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 1 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 2 Flares × Taking the perfect cosplay picture takes a lot of effort and behind-the-scenes magic, and as mentioned our previous article shows, these behind-the-scenes antics ca...

Siliconera Sato

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII was supposed to release on PC for sometime in fall 2015, but producer Yoshinori Kitase announced on Twitter that the game will release a little later than they had expected.

SGCafe spartanchef

The official website for Japanese auto makers, Subaru, has revealed their collaboration with anime studio, Gainax, for a very special itasha collaboration, which turns one of their WRX S4 cars into an itasha inspored by the Gainax anime, Wish Upon...

Siliconera Chris Priestman

You get a choice of how many hours you'd like to torture them. The more you torture them the more their sanity will drop. But torturing for 12 hours or over means you'll skip school for that day and that will drop your reputation as Yandere-chan w...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

While a lot of attention is mostly focused on the second film in the Initial D new theatrical phase, a great piece has come in for the third and final film, Initial D the Movie Legend 3: Half Awake, Half Asleep.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official YouTube channel for the Gundam anime franchise has posted the first eight-minute of "Artesia's Sorrow," the upcoming second chapter of the four-episode anime adaptation of Yoshikazu Yasuhiko's Gundam The Origin manga inspired by the f...

The good folks from publishers Stone Bridge Press have just sent us details for a new book out in July 2016. They'll be publishing The Osamu Tezuka Story A Life in Manga and Anime by Toshio Ban & Tezuka Productions.

Anime Evo setsuken

So wait. . . Let me get this straight, What Saitama's saying is that anyone can do it if they just worked really hard? Well then. . . I guess I'll go and erm do that training menu then. Then again, I do like my hair so.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is officially announced today that 36-year-old Tomoya Nagase, the youngest member of Johnny & Associates' idol group TOKIO, will star as the protagonist Keiichiro Kishi in the upcoming TV drama adaptation of Bin Kusamizu (story) and Saburo Megu...

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

As in any country, a Japanese newspaper's credibility often rests on a very fine political line. If their reporting leans even a little left or right, they run the risk of being called a stack of toilet paper scribbled on by talentless hacks by ha...

AFA Channel! freakpool

Tenchi Muyo! Ryo Ohki Dai-4-Ki. This will be the first Ryo Ohki anime in a decade. with the last OAV being released back in 2005. An official website, as well as an official twitter page, have recently been launched for this new anime, both of whi...

It's easy to laugh if you've never lived through a Tokyo summer. . . I saw the Andes today for the first time. That took me quite a while to wrap my head around, to be honest, and made it pretty hard to focus on anything else.

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