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November 28, 2015, 12:30 PM
GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Ever wondered what modern anime series are popular among Japanese fans? While we understand the mainstream stuff are family series like Sazae-san, Doraemon, and One Piece, what do the hardcore anime fans like?

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

You want the boobs? YOU CAN'T HANDLE THE BOOBS! The backstory for the Dead or Alive Xtreme video games almost sounds like a parody. No matter how many attack reversals, tag-team combos, or multi-tiered arenas publisher Koei Tecmo crams into the lo...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Overall, Digimon Adventure Tri is pure nostalgia. Some parts were a bit off. Some were great moments. Still, we couldn't resist calling it a success. Who among you doesn't want to see them again, anyway?

The esteemed light novel rankings of Kono Light Novel ga Sugoi! have arrived once again with both male and female character lists, unsurprisingly bearing a resemblance to anime rankings as the most notable franchises have dutifully acquired all th...

Once again, a popular anime has been turned into a work of traditional Japanese art - with vividly stunning results! We've seen anime fused with traditional Japanese porcelain before, including the Gundam Kutani ware we reported on earlier this mo...

Haruhichan's blog Olivia Lynn

Apple's new iPad Pro and Pencil have made a huge impact on the art community. With this new tech tool, you're able to draw as if you were using pencil and paper digitally! Manga artists are buzzing about this new and innovative platform.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With the news that the second Digimon Adventure Tri installment is scheduled for next year, Toei is doing some additional promotion for the first feature - which recently got a second life in theaters in Japan for a three-week event.

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo revealed the latest on their upcoming Nintendo 3DS title Hyrule Warriors Legends with a look at a trailer showcasing Skull Kid, one of the new playable characters in the game. You can also check out gameplay footage and trailers of othe...

The official website for the anime adaptation of Gamon Sakurai's Ajin - Demi-Human manga announced on Friday that Jun Fukuyama is joining the cast as Kō Nakano. It also announced that the second film will open next May with the full title of Ajin ...

The latest episode of Anti-Magic Academy has seen to the conclusion of the scandalous Suginami's personal chapter, naturally resolving after an action-packed bloodbath with a rather expected outcome that has proven to be highly emotional regardless.


According to Billboard and various other publications sales of Adele's third album 25 has surpassed 3 million copies in the United States. This sets a new album sales record for most copies sold in a single territory.

Siliconera Sato

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia and Square Enix revealed the latest limited edition PlayStation 4 model, and this one is for Dragon Quest Builders. Similar to other models, the 500GB PlayStation 4 unit comes in Jet Black and Glacier White c...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

The Urban Sprawl. Osaka, Japan. By Joey Crowdell. JPGs is a photo peek into wherever gamers might find interesting. If you're a photographer and have images you want to share, drop us a line! Kinja is in read-only mode.

Siliconera Sato

Granzella recently announced Disaster Report 4 Plus: Summer Memories, a rebuilt-from-scratch version of Disaster Report 4 for PlayStation 4. The company shared a look at its first trailer. The game takes place in a certain big city that has been d...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Toei Animation opens a teaser site for the upcoming 13th PreCure TV series Mahou Tsukai PreCure! /Maho Girls PreCure! today on November 27. If it keeps the same routine of the anime franchise, the 13th series is expected to premiere on the first S...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco shares their latest trailer for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven, and this time we get a look at Part VII: Steel Ball Run's Gyro Zeppeli, a unique character with three battle styles.

The official website of the upcoming anime adaptation of Kouhei Horikoshi's Boku no Hero Academia (My Hero Academia) manga has been updated with colored character designs for the two current revealed cast members.

J-Pop Idols Tetho

Flower's 11th single Hitomi no Oku no Milky Way (瞳の奥の銀河(ミルキーウェイ)) will be on sale on December 16. This is the ending theme song for the anime Kindaichi Case Files R (Returns) (金田一少年の事件簿R) airing on Yomiuri TV and Nippon Television.

The sly Y'shtola of Final Fantasy XIV (a character that many may be unfamiliar with) has shown off her magical prowess with Dissidia Final Fantasy Arcade's latest trailer, inserting some much needed sex appeal into the fighting game and introducin...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the anime adaptation of Sega's Phantasy Star Online 2 has revealed that the Phantasy Star Online 2: The Animation will begin its broadcast on January 8th next year. In addition, the site has also revealed a new visual and p...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The fifth installment of the Kono Danshi series of works is getting an anime adaptation with Kono Danshi, Mahou ga Oshigoto desu next year and now a little extra detail has arrived regarding the show. After getting some casting news earlier this w...

The Hatsune Miku Expo Song Contest has come to an end as its winners have finally been announced, with the esteemed Circus-P obtaining first place for his entry "Ten Thousand Stars" and no doubt proving inspirational to Vocaloid musicians the worl...

Director Oh Seung-uk may be best known as the screenwriter behind such varied and well respected efforts as Green Fish (directed by Korean auteur Lee Chang-dong), Christmas in August and H, but way back in 2001 he made a minor splash at Cannes wit...

METANORN Overcooled

Nov26 *music plays* Now I ain't sayin she's a gravedigger~ Awww, this episode was pretty cute. From Shoutarou building a cat skeleton with Sakurako, to the beautiful lighting present throughout, to just seeing Hector be a cute fluffball lounging i...

'紫色の夜明け' (Murasakiiro no Yoake) "Purple Dawn" After the climatic epiphany moment of last week, it seems that the tension has died down dramatically (as in there was a distinct lack of drama, not an oxymoronic point about-y'know what?

Realty Today

Tite Kubo's popular manga "Bleach" will soon have a mobile game for Android and iOS users. The "Bleach: Brave Souls" is developed by KLab Global, and is announced to have a worldwide English-language release.

Destructoid Chris Carter

Similar to Kill la Kill and other animes throughout the years, One-Punch Man has been making the rounds on the Internet in the past few months due to its absurd premise and high-octane fight scenes. In essence, the main character is an overpowered...

Mami Kawada (川田まみ) announced 16th single Contrail ~Kiseki~ (Contrail ~奇跡~) with tie-up as opening theme for upcoming anime Ao no Kanata no Four Rhythm (Aokana, 蒼の彼方のフォーリズム). Her new single comes on two editions scheduled to hit stores January 27th...

Ray announced new single a-gain with tie-up as ending theme for upcoming anime Ao no Kanata no Four Rhythm (Aokana, 蒼の彼方のフォーリズム). Her 8th single a-gain comes on two editions scheduled for release on February 17th 2016.

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

Are you hosting a large event with lots of guests? Maybe it's time to call in AI Samurai to help with crowd control! Artificial intelligence is one of those hot issues that sparks a lot of debate but is ultimately kind of amorphous.

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