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November 11, 2015, 2:00 PM
RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Have you ever wanted to refuel like a character from your favourite video game? Well soon you'll be able to, thanks to the new Capcom Cafe that's set to open in Saitama Prefecture later this month. Capcom, the Japanese video game developer and pub...

How many of you dream of making your own big debut in anime? I believe that in everyone, there is that little dream of creating something of your own. Your own novel. Your own platformer. Your own creative dream.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Making manga is not easy. Something has to give and that something is usually sleep! Eiichiro Oda, the creator of One Piece, is an infamous workaholic. His hero, Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama, is no slouch.

Tomorrow marks the debut of the Attack on Titan: Junior High English dub, which will kick off FUNimation's Dubbletalk Block for the evening. The premiere is set for Wednesday, November 11 at 8:00pm ET, so FUNimation took the opportunity to go ahea...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Japan does small better than pretty much any other country in the world. From intricate origami to beautiful bonsai to sushi made with barely a dozen grains of rice, the Japanese people are known for their dexterity and attention to detail.

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Detective Conan, also known as Case Closed! , is quite popular in China. And when the latest Detective Cona film, Flowers of Inferno, opened in the country, a certain cinema decided to use life-size statues of some of the characters to help promot...

Siliconera Chris Priestman

By Chris Priestman . November 9, 2015 . 5:30pm Ever wanted to date a skeleton? I bet after playing Undertale you have. How about this then: Sukerunton To Koi Ni (To Love a Skeleton), a skeleton dating sim (thanks IndieGames).

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Sailor Moon and fashion shop Honey Salon are collaborating to release a string of new products in time for the holidays to be sold at Honey Salon locations in Japan. Anime News Network's merchandise coverage sponsored by Omakase and Tokyo Otaku Mode.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Avex has posted two short version music videos for "Touch Tap Baby" and "Happy Days Refrain," the OP and ED theme songs for the ongoing TV anime Hackadoll the Animation. Both are performed by the voice actress unit "Hackadoll" formed by its three ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

As reported, Tokyo-based CGI animation company Sanjigen today opens the official website and Twitter for its upcoming 10th anniversary original TV anime project Bubuki Branki, announcing the main staff and theme song performers.

tokyohive ustar

The winners of "MTV VMAJ 2015" have been announced. The polls were open for a period of one month on the official website for "MTV VMAJ 2015". As a result, the Best Male Video went to Hoshino Gen's "SUN" and the Best Female Video went to Amuro Nam...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

This season there are 54 new anime on the air, so it can be more than a little difficult to know which ones to watch. But now that the season has reached its half-way point, we at Kotaku East come bearing our recommendations.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Crunchyroll has another '90s anime for the catalog with the addition of Dragon Half. Both episodes will be available to Crunchyroll's audience in the United States and Canada today at 4:00pm Pacific Time.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

What does Final Fantasy and Disney have in common? Not much actually (except for Kingdom Hearts and legions of dedicated fans. ) This amazing artist took Final Fantasy characters a gave them a Disney-like touch.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Fans of ridiculous comedy will be delighted to learn that Mr. Osomatsu (Osomatsu-san)-the anime celebrating the 80th anniversary of the birth of "Gag Manga King" Fujio Akatsuka, who passed in 2008-has been updated with plans for a second cour.

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

If you sit down to watch Japanese TV during the evening, you'll be inundated with talk shows filled with celebrity antics, riotous laughter and an array of stand-up comedians. While the majority of comedians like to poke fun at each other with pun...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Sony announced on Tuesday that after four decades, it will stop shipping Betamax (or Beta) and MicroMV video cassette tapes next March. The company explained that it is ending sales in these formats in light of the changing marketplace, due to the...

Siliconera Sato

The story of Exist Archive begins with the protagonist and heroine going missing after a mysterious explosion in Tokyo. Spike Chunsoft's prologue video gives us a look at how it all begins. The prologue video shows us how the story starts, as a gi...

Moviepilot Aiko Abercrom

Netflix has been the buzz for a long time now, but they're about to hit a whole new level. We know that they are capable of giving us great TV and movie content but can they make their own anime? Yup, they want to go into the anime business.

The title of AKB48's 42nd single, which will be released on December 9th, is "Kuchibiru ni Be My Baby" ('唇に Be My Baby'). This announcement was made on November 7th during a handshake event at Makomanai Sekisui Heim Ice Arena in Hokkaido.

Marvelous began streaming new promotional videos for the upcoming Tokyo Ghoul: Pinto OVA on Sunday. The OVA will adapt the third story in the Tokyo Ghoul: Hibi novel when Shuu Tsukiyama and Chie Hori met.

An enthralling 3D short for Seiken Densetsu 3 has been unleashed by fan group "DNA" in celebration of the franchise's 20th anniversary, motivating aspiring modelers and artists with its breath-taking quality, and simultaneously earning acclaim for...

HKT48 has revealed the MVs for "Buddy" (Team H) and "Ijiwaru Chu" (Nako Yabuki) from their 6th single, "Shekarashika! "(release date: November 25)! Contributor Wanted! ! "Buddy" by Team H (Type-A exclusive track) is a spanky retro rock tune with Y...

The Fandom Post Christopher Campbell

Is Bust to Bust a lusty must or a musty rut? Creative Staff Story/Art: Yasui Riosuke Translation/Adaptation: Jocelyn Allen Lettering: Reymond Ramirez What They Say: A quiet class-ace with a big secret, a jealous-yet mischievous childhood friend tu...

Much of what we know about anime is from a friend or a favorite forum. Let's review some big misconceptions and drop some knowledge about the past of anime. This video sums up a lot of it but it's an hour long so I'll just cover the main points 1.

The official website for Sanrio's original TV anime based on a popular smartphone app, Show By Rock! ! , announced on Sunday that the show is getting a sequel, as well as a new short anime. The official Twitter account stated that the information ...

tokyohive ustar

EXILE have revealed a new artist photo as well as the jacket covers for their new single "Ki・mi・ni・mu・chu" that's slated for release on December 9. ATSUSHI wrote "Ki・mi・ni・mu・chu" with the hope that people can forget their stress and unpleasant th...

Anime Festival Asia 2015 (AFASG15), the region's biggest premier festival for Japanese Popular Culture and anime, will offer fans a refreshing line-up of celebrity performances as well as a new area for cosplayers.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

We learned this weekend that the Last Exile: Ginyoku no Fam Movie - Over the wishes film will debut on February 6th, 2016. Now a new key visual has arrived as well as the first trailer. The trailer comes from Flying Dog/Victor Entertainment, which...

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