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April 6, 2016, 5:30 AM

News Originals Lists List by Munie - Apr 5th, 2016 Have you seen Zootopia? Did it shred your heart with it's cuteness and characters? Then get ready to feel your heart be beaten to a bloody pulp with the kawaii because the cosplayers SeeU and 小小白 ...

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Anime fans, don't miss you chance to try the Tuxedo Mask Nihilistic Pasta. Chibiusa, also known as Sailor Chibi Moon, is easily the most polarizing character in the cast of hit anime and manga franchise Sailor Moon.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . April 5, 2016 . 6:30am Capcom recently announced that Sengoku Basara: Legend of Sanada Yukimura is releasing in September, and they've provided additional information in this week's issue of Famitsu magazine.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This April, Monogatari's Araragi family, particularly the sisters and little vampire buddy, are the subject of a new prize lottery from Bandai's Ichiban Kuji. The "Koyomi no Hokori" (since it's Monogatari, there's word play, but it can be read has...

05:59 | Monday, Apr 04, 2016

NIGHTMARE have announced that they will be taking a temporary hiatus at the end of the year. This was announced on April 2 during the opening day of their tour "NIGHTMARE TOUR 2016 Awakening of Clowns" at Sendai PIT in Miyagi.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 4, 2016 . 10:30am Previously, Square Enix announced a Day One Edition of Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness alongside the North American release date. Now, the company has announced a collector's edition for both North Americ...

Kami-Oka Elementary School, a real-life Meiji-period school used as a location in Girls und Panzer der Film, has banned cosplay on the premises following some bad behavior on the part of Girls und Panzer fans.

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

The Kanazawa Ward office KANAGAWA (TR) - Kanagawa Prefectural Police have arrested a male employee of the city of Yokohama for allegedly exposing himself in the lobby of an apartment building, reports the Sankei Shimbun (April 4).

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Trump's rise has been met with a combination of amusement and bewilderment here, with a huge dollop of concern as his candidacy looks ever more certain. On the campaign trail, The Donald has not mentioned Japan anywhere near as much as he's talked...

Soon after the final love live concert, the seiyuu thought they could take a long break before starting off a new project. Well at least all but one are able to. This week, Japanese Twitter blew a firestorm with images circulating around on the in...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 4, 2016 . 6:30pm Last year, Square Enix said Kingdom Hearts: Unchained X[chi] would be released in the west on Apple iOS and Android devices. The free-to-play RPG would allow people to create a Keyblade Wielder and fight various H...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Mixing the practical with the pathological (probably considerably more the later), MiniAni is ready to help you deal with the not terribly serious problem of water condensing on your drink bottles with a set of Prison School inspired PET pantsu.

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

When one becomes a parent, the world around them tends to change as it marks the beginning of a new journey in life. As Utada Hikaru was preparing her new album while trying to balance her new path, it turns out that folks are getting two single f...

Rock Musical Bleach, a rock musical based on the manga and anime Bleach (as if you couldn't figure that out based on the title) is back and headed to stages throughout Japan this summer. The 2016 Rock Musical is the longest in a line of the events...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

On the same day with the premiere on Japanese TV yesterday, Lantis posted a 90-second short music video for "FEEL x ALIVE," the OP theme song for the TV anime adaptation of Mimana Orimoto's BAKUON! ! motorcycle-themed manga performed by 33-year-ol...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

DMP is currently running a Kickstarter campaign to publish an English language version of the full run of Izumi Matsumoto's classic romance / science fiction manga, Kimagure Orange Road. Kimagure Orange Road, which originally ran in Shueisha's Wee...

Tech Times Tech Times

Wrestling trio The New Day shared their love of 'Dragon Ball Z' with the world during their Wrestlemania 32 entrance. (Photo : WWE) Wrestlemania is the WWE's biggest night of the year, and as such the event was filled with surprising and memorable...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Japanese entertainment site revealed the cast for the live-action Fullmetal Alchemist movie! While we knew Ryosuke Yamada was set to play Edward Elric, now we know who will be in some of the other roles.

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BABYMETAL, a world-famous metal dance unit who released their new album "METAL RESISTANCE" among the world on April 1st and put a successful end on the historic one-man concert at SSE Arena, Wembley on April 2nd as the first Japanese artist, just ...

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

A 25-year-old woman was stabbed on the Tozai Line on Monday TOKYO (TR) - Tokyo Metropolitan Police are seeking the perpetrator behind a stabbing incident that left one woman with slight injuries inside a Tokyo Metro subway station on Monday, repor...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

From Software's Dark Souls series has some formidable weapons, and the mighty Greatsword of Artorias is certainly up there on the list. That's the one that was demanded of the blacksmiths at the AWE me channel's Man at Arms: Reforged, so check out...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

On the the anime's TV premiere day, avex posted previews for the OP and ED song for the TV anime adaptation of Jun Misaki's popular light novel series Hundred on its official YouTube channel. The TV anime is one of the 10th anniversary projects fo...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

DJ/electronica musician TeddyLoid (Panty and Stocking, Space Patrol Luluco), rapper DAOKO and visual artist Hibiki Yoshizaki, known for their work together on the (in)famous "Me! Me! Me! " Japan Animator Expo short are back together on a commercia...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

My Hero Academia author Kōhei Horikoshi was fairly quiet on Twitter through March, with none of his regular sketches anticipating the latest chapter in Shonen Jump. However, April is a big month for the series.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With the second season of The Asterisk War underway in Japan and getting a good range of simulcast options overseas, Kadokawa is doing a bit of extra promotion for it as well. The company has put out a new quick hit 15-second spot that highlights ...

Siliconera Sato

Capcom is releasing Ace Attorney 6 in Japan this June, and they've provided a look at two humorous clips showcasing little interactions between Phoenix Wright and Miles Edgeworth in a couple TV spot videos.

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April 4 is Utada Hikaru's comeback day. She revealed 2 new songs today. The first new song is "Hanataba wo Kimi ni", the theme song for NHK's new asadaora "Toto Nee-chan. " The second song has now been revealed.

It's been a while coming, but the Hunter x Hunter TV series is on its way to American screens thanks to Viz Media and Toonami, and they've just uploaded a preview of the English dub in anticipation of the show's April 16 premiere.

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Aoi Eir has announced that she will be performing at Gramercy Theatre in New York, America on May 25th. This will be her fist time to perform a oneman show in New York. The general ticket sales for her show will start on April 8th.

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