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February 29, 2016, 1:00 PM
Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Crunchyroll previously reported how She and Her Cat, a 1999 short animation by Makoto Shinkai, was being expanded into a short-form TV anime for the Ultra Super Anime Time programming block on Tokyo MX and BS11.

GoBoiano Media Nate Lou

Get your hype thrusters ready because the official Twitter account for Food Wars! (Shokugeki no Soma) anime series revealed that the show's second season is premiering this summer titled Shokugeki no Sōma: Ni no Sara (Food Wars!

This weekend FUNimation announced and launched a Kickstarter campaign for a new English dub for The Vision of Escaflowne anime, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. The goal is to raise $150,000 for the dub, and it's well on its way, w...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

Whether you're putting the finishing touches on a blog post or finding a way to wrap up a decade-and-a-half-long epic, concluding almost any affair in a way that satisfies all involved is a challenge. That's the challenge Naruto creator Masashi Ki...

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In the first such event space of its kind, the Miffy Cafe opens at Shibuya Parco's The Guest Cafe & Diner from March 18th to May 8th. Not surprisingly, the Miffy Cafe will serve up a host of themed dishes, sweets, and more.

J-electro sweetheart Kyary Pamyu Pamyu has a spread in current April 2016 issue of Numéro TOKYO. For this photoshoot Kyary decided to leave the crazy outfits at home, and go for a more mature, sleek, and sexy look.

JKT48 Haruka Nakagawa announces that she will graduate from JKT48, during "JKT48 REQUEST HOUR -SETLIST BEST 30 2016-" held in Balai Sarbini, Jakarta, on February 27th. She commented about her graduation, saying "I have started to feel like to expe...

Source: Fujimi Model In March, the Japanese hobby manufacturer Fujimi will launch their new series of Godzilla plastic models. The snap-together kits are sculpted in the "chibi" (little/cute) style and feature ball-jointed moving parts.

Siliconera Sato

Arc System Works revealed the latest trailer for Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator, the updated version of their fighter that is releasing this May in Japan and June in North America and Europe. The trailer shows us a variety of character animation, incl...

Famous "celebrity impresonator" Zawachin (23) is set to debut as a singer this Spring. She will release her debut single 'Mada Minu Sekai' ("Yet Unseen World") on 27th April under newly founded label "star".

Yahoo Andrew Webster

Watch live video from Pokemon on www. twitch. tv Pokemon turns 20 today, and there are a lot of ways to celebrate - but none are as good as watching an entire day's worth of the anime. Starting tonight at 9PM ET, the official Pokemon Twitch channe...

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Kouhei Horikoshi's Boku no Hero Academia (My Hero Academia) manga began streaming the fourth promotional video on Sunday. The video previews the animation style of the show.

Tami Hoey

US: Computer breach bigger than first thought; 700K victims US: Computer breach bigger than first thought; 700K victims The IRS said Friday that the number of taxpayers whose tax information may have been stolen by computer hackers now exceeds 700...


Vice is launching a new TV channel in the US and Canada on February 29 titled Viceland. One of the shows on the new channel is titled "Gaycation. " On the show, lesbian actress Ellen Page and her gay best friend Ian Daniel travel to various countr...

The official website for the upcoming television anime adaptation of emily's Pan de Peace! (Peace Through Bread! ) manga revealed the cast and staff on Saturday. The series will begin airing on April 3 at 8:55 p.

Obsessed otaku unable to wait for the next season of anime to arrive have handily gathered all known PVs for the upcoming spring line-up into one digestible package, sure to prove convenient for those curious about future shows while netting the u...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Chant it with me: Four more screens! Four more screens! Four more screens! That's what we have from the official website for Digimon World: Next Order, which features the likes of OmegaShoutmon, Titamon, Arresterdramon, and more.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Funimation previously revealed the dub cast for the English language adaptation of Rage of Bahamut. The first season is coming out on DVD/BD combo release on April 26th, 2016 as well as a limited edition version for $84.

Touhou fans now have the opportunity to play yet another title from the revered franchise in English, as Cubetype's "Touhou Genso Rondo" has been announced for a western release, the game bursting at the seams with more of the bullet-hell mania th...

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Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the TV anime adaptation of Chihiro Ishizuka's Flying Witch manga has revealed that the anime will begin airing on April 10th. In addition, the anime's main cast and first promotional video were all revealed.

Fans of All Ages Can Discover Exciting New Adventures in the Newest POKÉMON Feature Film Source: VIZ Media, MediaLab press releases Official Site: VIZ. com/Pokemon Special Thanks to Jane Lui and Erik Jansen VIZ Media, LLC, the largest publisher, d...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the upcoming original anime HaiFuri has revealed that the TV series will begin its debut on the midnight of April 9th/10th. In addition, the main theme songs of the anime have also been revealed.

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