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October 23, 2015, 10:00 PM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Shoko Hamada is a seven-year veteran of Japan's gurabia industry, the subsection of the modeling world focused on women in swimwear and other skimpy outfits. In youth-obsessed Japan, she's at an age where it wouldn't be at all odd for her to be re...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

Well, except for Sanosuke. But, in all fairness, it might distract from the play if his actress went around bare-chested. On Wednesday, all-female acting troupe Takarazuka Revue held an event to show off the cast of their upcoming Rurouni Kenshin ...

RocketNews24 Scott Wilson

Ah Halloween. After Christmas, it's easily the best time of the year to be a kid. You get to dress up, scare people with your friends, and then best of all. . . go to your local organized crime branch to get a giant bag of candy.

GET HYPED! S. H. Figuarts Ghost Ore Soul is coming. At this point in time, not much is known about the figure. All that's shown in the teaser above is that the figure will come with the GanGan Saber in Gun Mode.

Will we finally find out who stole Wakatake's freaking mountain bike in this week's episode? The suspense is killing me. So without further ado, let's find out ! ʕっ•ᴥ•ʔっ ♥ ♦ ♣ ♠ ♡ ♢ ♤ ♧ The mysterious call that Aya's mom received at the end of the...

Following the game's successful crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter, where developer Descent Studios raised $601,773 from 8,164 backers, it has been confirmed that Descent: Underground is now available to purchase/download via Steam Early Access.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . October 22, 2015 . 3:30am Final Fantasy XV developers have been communicating with fans recently through the game's official forums, and director Hajime Tabata recently shared a few words about the outfits that the characters wear.

The MV for Dream's new single, "Blanket Snow" (on sale November 18th) has been revealed! The title, "Blanket Snow" expresses the warmth and happiness of cuddling in a blanket, and it also represents the wintery scene of a " blanket of snow".


Furukawa Yuki currently stars in the new Fuji TV drama "5→9 ~Watashi ni Koi Shita Ikemen Sugiru Obousan~", along side Ishihara Satomi and Yamashita Tomohisa. His new film "Lychee Hikari Club" recently debuted at The Busan International Film Festival.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Sometimes, you just feel awkward while watching an anime. That is not to say the series are bad, but something about the characters, jokes, or writing is just cringe inducing. 1. WataMote WataMote isn't a bad anime, but the amount of awkwardness t...

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Matsui Jurina will cancel her concurrent position in AKB48. She will continue her activities as a member of SKE48 only. This announcement was made by Jurina herself on Nippon Broadcast's "AKB48 All Night Nippon ~Konya, Matsui Jurina ga Namahousou ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Along with the recent domain registration, there are more indications of doings with Kōhei Horikoshi's 2014 superhero manga My Hero Academia. An early look at next Monday's Shonen Jump 2015 issue 48 has indicated a teaser for a big announcement, c...

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Rei Ayanami, Asuka Soryuu Langley, and Kaworu Nagisa. The winners of the lottery will then have to pay a measly 1,728,000 yen in order to get that figure. Really cheap, huh? Rei measures in at 158cm while Asuka comes in at 157cm.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Earlier this year, volume 7 of Big Order, the ongoing 2011 manga by Future Diary author Sakae Esuno, announced that the release of volume eight would feature an OVA episode with its limited edition. Now, the standard edition of volume eight, out O...

Trends in Japan William

Japan is famous for its vending machines because there are so many of them (five million! ), but also because they are constantly "doing" new things. While usually the headlines are generated by the latest hi-tech advances - vending machines that ...

Siliconera Sato

The trailer shows us a look at the game's eleven heroines that will try their best to show Rito their love through various situational events, which will likely involve plenty of his usual lucky pervert moments.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the first one for Nanase Haruka and second for Makoto Tachibana, the official website for Kyoto Animation's upcoming film High☆Speed! - Free! Starting Days - today posted a 25-second third special character PV featuring Asahi Shiina.

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There will always be anime which have been stuck with us through childhood and have made it all worthwhile, and with anime remakes, sequels, and spin-offs left and right, from Sailor Moon Crystal to Osomatsu-kun to Dragon Ball Super to Digimon Adv...

It's only October and the Christmas season is approaching fast. AniSugar is already rolling out their selection of anime-themed Christmas cakes, and there's a nice variety to choose from. The price for all the cakes are 4,980 yen ($41.

Some big things are brewing for Kōhei Horikoshi's My Hero Academia manga, which is published in North America by Viz Media. First up is the reveal that a new spin-off manga from Hirofumi Neda, My Hero Academia Smash!

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 22, 2015 . 9:35pm Villains never act alone, and Stella Glow's Witch of Destruction is no different. Hilda has people aiding her as she travels the world, singing her Song of Ruin and crystallizing innocent people.

Last year, BookWalker launched an English version of the site, with little fanfare. Despite having titles like Hajime Segawa's Ga-Rei, Kouhei Azano's Tokyo Ravens, and Moroke Yoshida's Inari Kon Kon, little attention was paid to the service, eithe...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Star Wars fans in Japan have to be the luckiest group of Padawans on the planet. From samurai figurines to cup clingers to ukiyo-e woodblock-style covers, limited-edition releases in the Land of the Rising Sun are blessed with extraordinary detail...

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

It's time for another fun survey from anime informational website Charapedia! The site recently asked 10,000 of its users to share their top picks for the top 20 manga/anime series that they would like to show to their children.

Siliconera Casey

Idea Factory International has announced today that the strategy RPG Trillion: God of Destruction is getting a localization and will release in North America and Europe sometime in Spring 2016. In Trillion: God of Destruction, you play as Zeabolos...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The official site for the Active Raid: Kidou Kyoushuushitsu Dai Hakkei series has updated and now a new promotional video has surfaced for the new original series. The show is scheduled for a winter 2016 debut and will be on most of the main netwo...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 22, 2015 . 10:30am Koei Tecmo now knows exactly when Arslan: The Warriors of Legend will be released outside of Japan. To celebrate, the company has released three new trailers and a bevy of screenshots and pre-order information...

Siliconera Sato

Compile Heart's upcoming dungeon crawler Death Beneath the Labyrinth. Its latest trailer shows how they'll be put to action in battle. The basics of battle will have you team up each heroine with a Guardian.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . October 22, 2015 . 2:00am Spike Chunsoft and tri-Ace are collaborating for Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky, an upcoming "side-view" RPG for PlayStation 4 and Vita, featuring Valkyrie Profile-like gameplay and music by Motoi Saku...

Japanator Christian Chiok

Boruto: Naruto the Movie takes place several years after the Fourth Shinobi World War, in which Naruto has become the Seventh Hokage of Konoha and formed a family of his own. However, even though Naruto has already reached his goal, he still has h...

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