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February 23, 2016, 5:00 AM
KitGuru Jon Martindale

February 22 is Cat Day in Japan, so Ikumi Mama Animal Doughnuts is making delicious, adorable cat doughnuts. And we got some! Yes, February 22 is Ninja Day, but it's also Cat Day in Japan (though International Cat Day is actually August 8)!

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Shiori Amase's high school rugby football-themed manga ALL OUT! ! today updated with a teaser visual introducing its four main characters with a tagline "Anyone can be a star here," and ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The folks at Collider got a chance to talk with producer Roy Lee, who is involved with the Death Note live-action film that Warner Bros. is working towards and they got a couple of tidbits about the film.


In last Saturday's broadcast of "Kaito Yamaneko" drama starring KAT-TUN's Kamenashi Kazuya, Horikita Maki made a cameo appearance as her character Kinomiya Nagisa of "Higanbana" drama. The reunion of the two since 2005's "Nobuta Wo Produce" drama ...

High Def Digest Sophia Edwards

NIS America has announced that they will be brining 'Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness' West this Fall on PS4, PS Vita, and PC. Though the game was originally developed for Xbox One in Japan, that version will not be localized.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Tokyo-based stage play company NEGA today announced that a stage play adaptation of Persona 4: The Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold (Persona 4 Arena Ultimax), a fighting game from the Persona 4 franchise, is in the works.

The Tokyo Reporter Staff Report

Onder Pinarbasi TOKYO (TR) - Tokyo Metropolitan Police have arrested two Turkish nationals currently applying for refugee status for allegedly raping a woman in Kita Ward, reports the Sankei Shimbun (Feb.

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Now it's time to bare your bear in the bedroom. Hot on the heels of the sexy cat lingerie we featured last month comes another predator ready to release its claws in the bedroom. The "Kaizoku Kuma" or "Pirate Bear" lingerie set features five beaut...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Silicon Studio, the folks behind Bravely Default and Bravely Second, are teaming up with Mistwalker Silicon Studio, the folks behind Bravely Default and Bravely Second, are teaming up with Mistwalker to co-develop a new title.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

German distributor KSM Anime announced last month their acquisition of the Akatsuki no Yona anime series. While details for the release were slim at the time, they've now updated what to expect with it so that fans can get their preorders in.

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The Knight has finally been revealed, as the official website for the live-action stage play adaptation of Hiro Mashima's Fairy Tail manga has featured actress Minami Tsukui in costume as Fairy Tail's resident tough-as-nails knight known as Erza S...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

In a recent interview in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump with Seiji Kishi, the director of the anime adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Assassination Classroom (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu) manga, has revealed that the anime will adapt the conclusion of the manga.

Siliconera Chris Priestman

By Chris Priestman . February 21, 2016 . 11:30am Bangkok-based studio MAD Virtual Reality Studio has put its first-person horror game Araya up on Steam Greenlight. It takes place inside a Thai hospital and will have you experience the perspective ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official Twitter for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Ayuko Hatta's shoujo manga Ookami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji/Wolf Girl & Black Prince today posted a new poster visual featuring Fumi Nikaidou as the protagonist high school girl Erika ...

The Tokyo Reporter Staff Report

Yamaico Navarro OKINAWA (TR) - Okinawa Prefectural Police on Sunday arrested an infielder for the Chiba Lotte Marines for the possession of live ammunition in Naha City, reports Nikkan Sports (Feb. 22).

An array of Japanese cultural events and stalls offering delicacies from that nation were some of the highlights of the 12th edition of Japan Habba that was held at the Jnana Jyothi Auditorium on the Central College campus in the City on Sunday.

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Arashi will be releasing their new single "Fukkatsu LOVE" on Feb 24. The song features lyrics by Takeuchi Mariya and music and arrangement by Yamashita Tatsuro. It is currently used as the CM song for Japanese telecom company NTT Docomo's dhits CM.

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Kantai Collection admirals are now up in their arms and screaming 'Murica! on top of their lungs. A new ship was revealed with the release of the new KanColle PS Vita game, as the appearance of Battleship Iowa has confirmed the rumors - the Americ...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco revealed at Japan Amusement Expo this weekend that Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme VS Maxi Boost On will release for Japanese arcades on March 9, 2016. The above trailer shows that the "EX Overdrive" and "EX Burst" system has been mixed u...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

TOHO really does impress with its strong promotion for Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash as it moves through the winter 2016 season. The latest batch of videos that it's let loose into the wild involves a new subtitled two-minute long music video for the...

Thanks to an image coming from Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger's 2nd quarter toy catalog, here's our first look at the Wild Zyuoh King formation! This formation is composed of 9 Cube Animals namely: Cube Eagle, Cube Shark, Cube Lion, Cube Elephant, Cube ...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix revealed this weekend at Japan Amusement Expo that the arcade title Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: All Star Carnival is headed to release on arcade in Japan in fall 2016. The above is a look at the game's teaser trailer.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

As part of their push to get more people checking out their streaming service, and to offer more unique value that you can't get on other services, Funimation has been adding more of their dubbed shows to the free streaming side.

A fan reenactment of Osomatsu-san's OP has been garnering some mixed opinions due to its absurdity and rampant exhibitionism, an unsurprising result considering the creators reputation for such "works of art".

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The delayed KanColle Kai PS Vita of the World War II has finally been released. The original browser game recently introduced the 16inch Triple Gun Mount Mk. 7 equipment, a gun developed by the USA as the main armament of the Iowa-class battleships.

Cute little Chitoge appeared on Super Mario Maker as a character to choose in the game. This little 8 bit Chitoge was part of the many crossover collaboration between nintendo and other popular franchises.

Enlarge Image Thanks to Titan Comics, English speakers will now get their own versions of "Sherlock" manga. Kadokawa Comics "Sherlock" fans anxiously awaiting the new season of the hit BBC show next year can at least keep their sleuthing skills in...


Kis-My-Ft2 will be releasing "Gravity", their first single for 2016 and 16th overall. The song serves as the main theme song for the NTV drama "MARS~Tada, Kimi o Aishiteru" starring member Fujigaya Taisuke.

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