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December 10, 2015, 9:00 PM
December 10, 2015, 9:00 PM
RocketNews24 Oona McGee

After four months of development, Japanese online retailer Felissimo has finally captured the scent of a cat's forehead in a bottle. The cat-loving folks over at online retailer Felissimo have delighted us in the past with an adorable kitten linge...

tokyohive ustar

On December 6, Wentz Eiji and Koike Teppei announced the disbandment of WaT. The duo made the announcement on stage of their 10th anniversary live at Shinagawa Stellar Ball. During the daytime show, Wentz began by saying, "WaT will disband after o...

WYFF4 Euan McKirdy CNN

Tokyo's Akihabara district is an "otaku" paradise -- best known as a mecca for the legions of self-styled nerds who love "manga" Japanese comics -- as well as electronics, video games and models of cartoon robots.

The official website of the anime adaptation of Sei Hatsuno's HaruChika novel series began streaming the second promotional video on Wednesday. The series will premiere from January 6. The website also revealed brand new visual for the upcoming Ja...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

The upcoming Japanese-made film, which now has a release date and teaser video, will feature the largest Godzilla in franchise history. Almost exactly a year ago, Japanese film studio Toho announced that it would be making its first Godzilla movie...

We all know that if two characters exist, there is probably someone in the world who ships them together. . . and then draws risque fanart or comics to go along with it. But as much as Rule 34 always proves itself to be true, we're still a little ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

To celebrate its 40th anniversary, Japanese animation studio Shaft, Inc. presented a "Madogatari" exhibit, combining Puella Magi Madoka Magica and the Monogatari series. The event ran in Tokyo November 27 to December 2, 2015, where it sold out wit...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . December 9, 2015 . 5:00am Sony Computer Entertainment is currently hosting an ongoing special countdown live stream for the release of Gravity Rush Remastered in Japan, where they shared a bunch of information on Gravity Rush 2.

The official website for GungHo Online Entertainment's smartphone game Divine Gate which will be receiving a TV anime adaptation has revealed the series will premiere from January 8th. The website also unveiled a new visual: Here's the previous vi...

Kyoto Animation have streamed the first commercial video for the upcoming anime adaptation of Souichirou Shinno and Shirabi's Musaigen no Phantom World (Myriad Colors Phantom World) novel. The anime series will premiere from January 6.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Bandai Namco's latest Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 battle video is a big one as Naruto, Sasuke and Sakura take on Obito and Madara. The CyberConnect2 fighter hits PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in North America and Europe on February ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge
The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Chain Chronicle Announced last December as going into production by Sega, the TV adaptation of the Chain Chronicle game into anime form now has its first look online at the property. With some shorts being screened at limited events in Japan this ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Nintendo previously said they had one more Super Smash Bros. presentation coming, and the video is set to stream on December 15 at 2:00pm Pacific Time. The "Final Video Presentation" will have info on the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U brawler, with Masah...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The official Bubuki Branki website andTwitter with a look at the celebrating the 10th anniversary of Tokyo-based CGI animation company Sanjigen. Tag lines for the winter 2015 TV anime include "I will fight.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . December 9, 2015 . 11:00am One of the main selling points of The Witch and the Hundred Knight: Revival Edition is an all-new area that lets people play as Metallia, the Swamp Witch and master of the Hundred Knight.

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Today, the official website for the upcoming "Prince of Stride Alternative" anime series began streaming a new trailer. The trailer, which features introductions from the main characters of the series, is available to view below.

The latest issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump has revealed that the Blu-ray and DVD release of Boruto: Naruto the Movie, the latest film in Masashi Kishimoto's Naruto franchise, will be out in July next year.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Kodansha has posted a 45-second CM for the 18th volume of Hajime Isayama's manga series Attack on Titan on its official YouTube channel, which is just released in Japan today, December 9. The manga is also featured on the cover of the latest Janua...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

About the worst insult one can usually level at an RPG final boss fight is that the boss is nothing more than a "brick" of hit points, a big ol' thing whose primary attribute is having a huge health bar.

The licensing madness continues over at Seven Seas Entertainment with the announcement of dark harem fantasy manga How to Build a Dungeon: Book of the Demon King. The series is written by Warau Yakan and illustrated by Komiya Toshimasa, and will b...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Yūki Kaji and Hibiku Yamamura have joined the cast of Studio TRIGGER's upcoming original TV anime, Kiznaiver, as the male and female leads. Yūki Kaji will play Katsuhira Agata, the series protagonist. Katsuhira is a 10th grade student whose body i...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Digital pre-orders went live for the remastered version of Resident Evil 0 this week, so Capcom announced the official release date along with info on pre-order bonus costumes for Rebecca and Billy. Resident Evil 0 hits PlayStation 3, PlayStation ...

Siliconera Viet Do

By Viet Do . December 8, 2015 . 7:30pm The Black Friday discount season came and went without a price drop on the many console titles (including recent releases such as Sword Art Online: Lost Song). The good news is if you need to bulk up your lib...

tokyohive HPriest

Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - December 5th/6th 01 (00) Spectre (Weeks: 01) 02 (00) Persona Non Grata (Weeks: 01) 03 (00) The Peanuts Movie (Weeks: 01)...

Siliconera Casey

Sega of America recently shared a new trailer for Yakuza 5 to celebrate the title's digital release. Here's a look at the official video. The story of Yakuza 5 picks up where Yakuza 4 ended, and follows the five protagonists as they are dragged ba...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco released the latest trailers for their upcoming stylish brawler, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven with a set for Weather Report from Part VI: Stone Ocean and Funny Valentine from Part VII: Steel Ball Run.

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

Police were luckily able to return all the fighters to Adventure Mode without any serious injuries. Tokyo Metropolitan Police recently announced the arrest of four men from two prominent yakuza families including Takahisa Hasegawa (41) of the Mats...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Kicking off their week, North American manga publisher Seven Seas Entertainment have announced another duo of manga acquisitions which will begin distribution in 2016. This follows six earlier announcements which can be read about HERE and HERE.

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