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December 9, 2015, 4:00 PM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Sliced ham? Sliced cheese? Sorry, but sliced chocolate is about to make everything else you can put on bread seem like chopped liver in comparison. Despite its alcoholic-sounding name, Japanese company Bourbon actually specializes in chocolate.

This week Japanese anime news site Anime Anime held a cool double poll: in one, it asked its readers to choose their favorite Gundam series, and in the other, their favorite non-Gundam robot series. Now, the question Anime Anime specifically asked...

I think many men dream of sneaking a peek at the eden hidden underneath a girls skirt. We call the moment that by coincidence, you see a bit of a girls underwear, "panchira". Many idols wear short skirts as costumes and uniforms for their performa...

Crunchyroll Isaac Akers

Imagine you're a high school-aged girl anime character-let's say your name's Yui. You wake up in the morning, roll out of bed, throw on a school uniform, and head out the door for yet another day in the backbreaking world of working in anime.

It was announced that AKB48 (team K) Mariya Nagao to graduate the group, during the concert held at AKB48 Theatre in Akihabara on December 7th. She also stated about the graduation on her Twitter saying "This is positive graduation, so please cont...

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Web manga website, Comic Meteor, has announced that their popular romantic comedy manga by Megane Mihoshi, Renai Boukin, also known as The Lovely Tyrant of Love, will be getting itself an anime adaptation.

The official website for the television anime of the Muv-Luv Alternative spinoff novel Schwarzesmarken began streaming a new promotional video on Sunday. The new video also previews the opening theme song "white forces" by fripSide.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Because ninja always strike when you least expect them too. With commutes in urban Japan often taking 60 minutes each way, smartphones are a godsend for students and businesspeople with literally hours to kill each day as they make their way throu...

Siliconera Sato

Sega announced today that Ryo of Supercell is making the opening theme for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X, with an original track called "Tsumi no Namae" (Name of the Crime,) which you can check out on its official website.

The official website for the upcoming second season TV anime adaptation of Yanai Tagami's light novel series Gate: Jieitai Kanochi nite, Kaku Tatakaeri (Gate: The Self-Defense Forces Fight Like This in Another Land) began streaming a new commercia...

Game developer Idea Factory have unfortunately followed suit with other companies in refusing to kowtow in response to the feminist mania corroding the western gaming industry, announcing that they will no longer release games in the west if they ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai today starts accepting pre-orders for a 2-meter long cushion named "Shenron Naga~i Kune Kune Cushion" which is inspired by Shenron, a magical dragon appears in the Dragon Ball franchise, for a March 20...

The official website of the TV anime adaptation of Yuji Iwahara's Dimension W manga has announced that the series will begin its broadcast from January 10th. Additionally, a new promotional video and new visual were revealed.


Back in 2010, Utada Hikaru announced her indefinite hiatus from the music industry so that she could live a regular life out of the spotlight. Today, it was announced that she plans to return to the industry this spring.

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One of Winter 2016's most highly anticipated anime is Dagashi Kashi, which is based on Kotoyama's bestselling manga about a candy store owner's son and a candy store fanatic girl. TBS Animation 's official YouTube channel has started streaming the...

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A brawl among 50 gang members erupted in Kabukicho last month TOKYO (TR) - Tokyo Metropolitan Police have arrested four organized crime members from two Tokyo-based gangs for participation in a large brawl in Shinjuku Ward last month, reports the ...

The official website for the anime adaptation of Kenya Suzuki's comedy manga Oshiete! Galko-chan has revealed the main cast. The series will broadcast on Tokyo MX on January 8. The cast will also perform the opening theme song for the series which...

Seven Seas had more licenses to announce over the last day or so, starting with two more manga additions leading into today's big announcement of Kenkou Cross's infamous Monster Girl Encyclopedia. The uncensored hardcover guide to monster girls fe...

Uesaka Sumire (上坂すみれ) revealed details for new album 20 Seiki no Gyakushu (20世紀の逆襲) - jacket covers, full track list, and preview music video unveiled. Her 2nd original album includes four singles, five new songs, and more for 18 total tracks.

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By Jenni . December 8, 2015 . 10:00am Gaijinworks has announced the release date for Summon Night 5. While the physical copies of the game aren't quite right yet, the digital version is ready to go. It will be on the PlayStation Store for the Play...

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After all the success, all the sold-out concerts, the best-selling singles, one very successful movie, and a lot of fans prostrating themselves and groveling, an era in the history of anime is about to end, as Love Live!

Asagi Aiba, Nagisa Akatsuki and Nagisa Akatsuki from Gakuto Mikumo's popular Strike the Blood anime series has been featured as a poster in the January 2016 issue of Megami. This issue of Megami magazine here (get 5% off with coupon code MOE-N3Y-4...

RocketNews24 Jamie Koide

Get ready for another One Piece Film Gold, hitting theaters July 23, 2016! Following the success of One Piece Film Z, the 13th movie installment announced earlier this year finally has a name and release date.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Sega has released a short teaser commercial and the official case artwork for the upcoming PS Vita rhythm game, Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X. The 16 second CM features the song "Hajimete no Oto" ("The Sound of the First Time") by malo, while the a...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

It looks like FUNimation may be doing some minor rebranding going into 2016 as one of their cable partners, Frontier, has revealed that at the end of this year the FUNimational Channel is being renamed to TOKU.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco shares the latest on their upcoming stylish brawler JoJo's Bizarre Adventure with a look at two of its playable characters in Mariah from Part III: Stardust Crusaders and Narancia Ghirga from Part V: Vento Auero.

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December 7, 2015 -- Japanese all-girl rock band exist†trace announced a new untitled mini-album to be released next March, which will contain six songs. Two tracks, "Twin Wings" and "Shout Out", were released earlier this year as "one-coin" (500 y...

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