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March 27, 2016, 1:30 PM
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It's the closest thing yet to a green tea-flavoured Lindor ball. Hot on the heels of the sakura-flavoured Lindt beverage released earlier this month comes the confectioner's White Chocolate Matcha Iced Drink, which blends the signature rich flavou...

BABYMETAL released the live-performance music video for "THE ONE" which will be included in their new album "METAL RESISTANCE" that will definitely hit the world chart as it will be released on April 1st. Silas Lesnick

Check out our first gallery of WonderCon cosplay from this weekend's event WonderCon 2016 is currently underway and Downtown Los Angeles Convention Center is playing host to the annual springtime event.

Our team of anime hunters arrived early to battle huge throngs of fans of all series and genres. However, nobody can get any work done on an empty stomach - so we decided to start by sampling all the anime-themed food available at this year's Anim...

In recent years, an entire sub-culture of anime fans dedicated to finding the real-life locations of different anime series has emerged. You might think this is an easy task, but consider the effort put into it.

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Bandai Namco revealed the latest on their upcoming anime by ufotable, Tales of Zestiria the X, at Anime Japan 2016 with its main visual and a look at a trailer. [Thanks, Game Jouhou. ] The opening theme is performed by Flow, and Noriko Shitaya wil...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Looking past spring to one of summer's big anime productions, a second preview of D. Gray-Man Hallow has debuted, along with staff and cast details for the new adaptation of Katsura Hoshino's Jump manga, previously adapted into a 2006-2008 anime.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This was bound to happen. So were the questions about Hitler. In the West, Microsoft launched Tay, an A. I. chatbot designed to appeal to the youth. Its rollout was, well, not good. In Japan, however, Microsoft had previously launched a schoolgirl...

I feel as though I could write a book on all of the things that were done incorrectly with regard to the handling of Mobile Suit Gundam and its various sequels and spinoffs in the United States. Perhaps, between all I've said the past few decades,...

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By Casey . March 25, 2016 . 8:00am -CHASE- Unsolved Cases Investigation Division, a "hard-boiled" adventure game being published by Arc System Works, recently had its opening movie revealed. You can watch it in the video below.

Are you ready to welcome Spring this year with even more anime? If you're into cute girls doing things, here are some upcoming titles you won't want to miss. From witches to priestesses to motorbike racers - these girls are sure kept very busy!

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During AnimeJapan on Saturday, Toho Animation and Fields announced along with the voice cast for the series that a rebroadcast of the Summer 2013 sleeper hit Majestic Prince would premiere in July with a new 25th episode.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Cygames, the makers of such social games as Rage of Bahamut and Shadowverse, is promoting a new project entitled Uma Musume - Pretty Derby with a short animated video that has to be seen to be believed.

Siliconera Sato

Sega announced earlier this month that they're adding Ako and Lucian from Netoge no Yome wa Onna no Ko Janai to Omotta? via DLC to Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax Igntion, and the two are now available.

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By Joel Couture . March 26, 2016 . 4:30pm When Quentine City gets annihilated by attacks from strange, unknown creatures, an unnamed soldier gets assigned to a squad of five women to protect Aquarine City in Just Deserts, a game where players will...

The new Berserk anime may not be coming up until this summer, but Crunchyroll already announced plans to stream it as it airs. On top of that, we have a new teaser out of this weekend's AnimeJapan, previewing some of the new characters in a quick ...

The heat of summer has mercifully given way to autumn here in the southern hemisphere, but in animeland, i. e. the only place that matters, it's spring, which means another big season of anime is coming.

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Spike Chunsoft announced at Anime Japan 2016 that their Danganronpa 3 anime will begin airing in Japan this July, and it'll take place in two chapters of "Future" and "Despair. " [Thanks, Game Jouhou. ] In "Future" we'll see the 12 new characters ...

Sentai Filmworks announced the acquisition of the Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamoto anime, which adapts the manga by Nami Sano. The series is set to debut this April, and will be available streaming through select digital outlets, with a home video ...

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3 new overseas sister groups of AKB48 have been officially created : TPE48 in Taiwan, MNL48 in Manila (Philippines) and BNK48 in Bangkok (Thailand). This announcement was made on March 26th during AKB48 concert at Yokohama Stadium.

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By Jenni . March 25, 2016 . 1:30pm The first time I played Trillion: God of Destruction, I was stupid. I knew this was a game where the official website does a lot to help prepare you for the eventual deaths of many of the Overlords you'll be trai...

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The official website of the anime adaptation of Chika Umino's Sangatsu no Lion (March Comes in like a Lion) manga has revealed the first visual for the October series. In addition, the first character designs and production staff were also revealed.


On March 26 during the "AKB48 Solo Concert" at Yokohama Stadium, it was announced that AKB48 will launch 3 new groups in Asia. Taiwan's TPE48, Manila's MNL48, and Bangkok's BNK48 will simultaneously start within this year.

This is an RSS version of the original article. Please visit www. otakustudy. com for the full post. Vanillaware are bringing their classic PlayStation 2 title Odin Sphere to the PlayStation 4 as Odin Sphere Leifthrasir, and this is set to be no m...

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Crunchyroll previously reported on Happinet Pictures and Infinite teasing the announcement of a new anime project called Flip Flappers. Now new information is available: Flip Flappers is a magical girl TV anime that will begin its Japanese broadca...

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Since its announcement, Pokemon GO is definitely one of the most anticipated smartphone games right now, and the Pokemon Company and Niantic have both talked about the upcoming game in their respective official websites.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

At this weekend's Anime Boston convention, Aniplex of America announced their release details for NISEKOI 2, Plastic Memories, and WAGNARIA! ! 3 Blu-rays, each of which will be offered in two set, now launching for pre-order.

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The four-panel manga series Stella no Mahou was was slotted for a fall 2016 premiere in Japan earlier this week with Shinya Kawamo set to direct based on the series composition from Fumihiko Shimo. Hideki Furukawa is on board to handle the charact...

Japanator Anthony Redgrave

Slice of Life with a school background is a genre that is overplayed in anime. Used to capture the youthful adolescence of an endless high school as characters transition from immature teenagers to adults often fails in this genre since it's mixed...

The fourth chapter of ωstar's Biman series, Bishoujo Mangekyou: Tsumi to Batsu no Shoujo, has been planned. The Rorolog chara poll has started up, with the winner getting a dakimakura. It runs until March 31st.

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