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January 5, 2016, 6:30 PM

Perfume is teaming up once again with American band OK Go, but this time they're not simply making cameos in each other's videos like they did for "I Won't Let You Down" or "Pick Me Up"! This time they have formed a special group called OK Go×Perf...

RocketNews24 Cara Clegg

A new cafe for female otaku in Osaka says neither boys nor normies allowed. Naturally, we had to check it out for ourselves! In the Nipponbashi area of Osaka, a place known to otaku as the Akihabara of Kansai, a new hang-out spot has opened up whe...

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2015 had been quite a good year for anime songs, or AniSongs for short, and it introduced us to some very unforgettable ones. From the period of December 17 - 24, Japanese anime news website, Animeanime.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the anime adaptation of Nagomu Torii and Tomoyo Kamoi's Kyoukai no Kanata (Beyond the Boundary) light novel series has announced that the 2012 TV anime will be released as a Blu-ray Boxset on February 17.


Arashi's "Japonism" was the top selling album of 2015 in Japan, with the Oricon year end chart reporting that the album had sold 981,639 copies. But "Japonism" is not only topping the chart in Japan, but in Asia as a whole.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . January 4, 2016 . 8:31pm One of Keiji Inafune's next projects has gone multiplatform. Back in June 2015, Keiji Inafune, Comcept, and Armature Studios announced the developers were working on a Xbox One exclusive called ReCore.

The official website of the TV anime adaptation of Yuji Iwahara's Dimension W manga has announced that the first volume of Blu-ray and DVD release of the series will be bundled with a special 3 minute short.

Siliconera Sato

Xbox One's upcoming exclusive title Scalebound by Platinum Games was expected to release in 2016, but the company has announced that the game will be delayed until 2017. Here's a message from the official website.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The upcoming anime adaptation of Twin Star Exorcists has been revealing its information well in the last month or so as we have some of the basic production staff settled and the main trio of characters with their voice actors revealed as well.

The absurdly popular Yandere Simulator has provided another update video previewing its newest added content, featuring clubs and all the bloody ways in which they impact gameplay, the game almost resembling a completed title despite still being i...

After two weeks without any new releases to speak of, we've finally got some new anime on the horizon this week. It may only be three things, and one of them may only be a rerelease of an old series, but the wheels of the giant anime machine have ...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . January 4, 2016 . 7:30am Bandai Namco recently revealed that Gundam Breaker 3 is in the works for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita, and they shared the latest details on the upcoming game in this week's issue of Famitsu magazine.

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The cover of 'Diary' TOKYO (TR) - She's more than a porn actress with a pretty face; she can also move one to tears. At least, that is the belief of the music label for adult video (AV) actress Airi Kijima.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

From December 16-23, Anime! Anime! took the pulse of Japanese anime viewership, and heard from 1478 respondents about where they watched anime in 2015. There is definitely still an audience for live-watching and home video buying, but the survey f...


The men of Johnny & Associates are known for their striking good looks. But who is the most handsome of them all? Goo recently asked readers this question. Nagase Tomoya of TOKIO came out on top with 29.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . January 4, 2016 . 1:30am Monster Hunter X got its recently collaboration event with the Sanrio salmon fillet mascot Kirimi-chan, and the official website also revealed the release dates for the upcoming collaborations with Star Fox and M...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Crunchyroll's next winter 2016 anime addition is Nurse Witch KOMUGI R, which is set to broadcast every Saturday starting January 9 at 12:25pm Pacific Time. Nurse Witch KOMUGI R will be available to Crunchyroll members in the following territories:...

Polygon Owen S. Good

Stay Connected. Follow Polygon Now! × Yo-kai Watch, the anime, manga and video-game phenomenon that overran Japan in 2013, finally came west a couple months ago. Localizing a Japanese game for western audiences is often a straightforward job of tr...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Crunchyroll is getting ready to add another title to its winter 2016 anime lineup, with Active Raid set to premier on January 7 at 7:30am Pacific Time. Code Geass director Goro Taniguchi helms the original anime from Production IMS, with a cast fe...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

With one month left until the 40th Sentai series' premiere, another wild Zyuohger trailer has appeared. Right now, I'm still on a neutral position on how I feel about the show; however, the series' idea of having four of the members as a race of a...

Skift Sara Tracey, Associated Press - Jan 03, 2016 1:00 pm

Otaku. The Japanese word describes enthusiasts, usually of pop culture: Fans of video games, anime, comics and cosplay. And the American version of those fans is fast becoming an important and growing segment of Atlantic City's convention business.

Yoshiaki Sukeno's Twin Star Exorcists is getting an anime adaptation this year, and the February issue of Jump Square magazine has a preview of the character designs for its leading cast members. Tomohisa Taguchi (Persona 4 Golden The Animation) d...

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DESIGN FESTA - Tokyo's Creative Love Fest - PART 2 - The People The second part of this two part series focuses on the people 2 comments DESIGN FESTA - Tokyo's Creative Love Fest - PART 1 - The Art The first part of this two part series focuses on...

Japan's most profitable movies have been ranked according to their total revenues with this latest data, demonstrating the astounding power that anime movies possess as they manage to occupy most of the list.

Are you able to suitably show off your appreciation for one of the most critically acclaimed magical girl anime in the last five years? If not, come see what is in store after the jump! The genre of magical girl anime spans a pretty large list of ...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

HAPPY NEW YEAR! A big thank you for all the support in 2015! Here is to making 2016 another year to be remembered! ! I'm still trying to get back into the swing of things after the end of year holidays.

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As fans of "Attack on Titan" know, a game dedicated to the popular manga and anime series is being readied for release in February. According to Gematsu, besides the canon storyline, players will also be able to engage in filler storylines being w...

This post is sponsored by Sekai Project & CreSpirit Ring in the new year with bunnies and bullets! Sekai Project, a publisher and licenser of Japanese new media and electronic entertainment, today announced their partnership with Taiwan-based deve...

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