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April 6, 2016, 6:00 PM

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 ...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . April 4, 2016 . 5:45am Following the Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV event last week, Square Enix had pre-orders for the game's Ultimate Collector's Edition version, which didn't take long to sell out.

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

"I'm not sure what I'm about to see. . . but I'm pretty excited about it! " Babymetal is having a pretty good month, we'd say. They've just kicked off a world tour, Metal Resistance, which getting great reviews, and it looks like their album is al...

Sentai Filmworks announced on Tuesday that it has licensed the anime adaptation of Cyberstep's massively multiplayer online role-playing game Onigiri. The company plans to release the series through select digital outlets, but has not announced pl...


Hiromu Arakawa's Fullmetal Alchemist joins the ranks of live-adapted manga series. Daily Cyzo, a Japanese entertainment publication, reported that a live-action film adaptation of the action-fantasy manga is currently in development for a 2017 rel...

Fairy Tail's author Hiro Mashima is known for producing sketches for each holiday, but with his busy schedule he forgot about April Fool's things and fans took to social media to remind him.

The new live-action Death Note movie is slated to open in Japan on October 29, and the staff recently updated everyone with two fresh stills. The latest shots show Yūgi Shion, a genius hacker played by Masaki Suda.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

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.

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Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - April 2nd/3rd 01 (01) Assassination Classroom: Graduation (Weeks: 02) 02 (02) Doraemon Movie 36: Shin Nobita no Nippon T...

BiSH revealed a new MV "DEADMAN" (Release Date:4th May). They make a raid on conventional idol-ness on major idols with their major debut! Contributor Wanted! ! The whole MV casts their destruction of buildings in Asakusa and Akihabara.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Japan is set to get new Marvel Comics based Captain America: Civil War on April 29th, ahead of the US May 6th opening. Weekly Shonen Magazine will be clear the path with its own clash of heroes in the 2016 issue 20, on sale April 13th.

Rio Hiiragi launches a full-frontal audio-visual attack in the MV for "BANZAI! BANZAI! " (release date: April 6)! Contributor Wanted! ! "BANZAI! BANZAI! " was produced by Hyadain (Ken'ichi Maeyamada) and the music alternates between chaotic high-s...

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.

The Fandom Post Kate O'Neil

Sailor Moon Crystal Episode #27 A new dawn for Sailor Moon Crystal, and the salvation of the viewers is at hand. What They Say: "Act. 27 Infinity 1 Premonition - First Part" Usagi and her friends return to enjoying their regular lives.

The Washington Post

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...

Visual Kei band 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.

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.

Tonight, BABYMETAL will perform on a late night American talk show! The group will be a guest on the CBS show "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. " The show airs at 11:35 PM EST. Make sure to check it out!

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Love Live! voice actress, Emi Nitta, was recently in hot water, as she was supposedly spotted in an adult video, which suggests that the popular seiyuu is also doing porn. Several fans have even pointed out the similarities, however, Nitta's ad ag...

625Kenn Kenn

Dark Souls has always fascinated me with it's designs. Everything generally looks and feels coherent and well thought out. Things are grotesque, and yet have an air of majesty to them. The art book goes into more detail about the designs of enemie...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Naruto Shippuden's Itachi Shinden Book: Light and Darkness arc continues this April with the 14th's "Dawn of Darkness" and 21st's "Partner," featuring a Country of Water assassination meeeting, the partnership with Kisame, and Deidara and Sasori t...

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...

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).

Unfortunately, unlike past releases, the game was not announced to have a PC version. With all of the information from the Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV event the hype train has started going real fast. The first episode is already available to watc...

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.

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...

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...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The spring 2016 anime series My Hero Academia is underway and TOHO is getting some preview material out there to showcase the next episode in the series. The second episode is scheduled for an April 11th, 2016 debut and it's being simulcast in Nor...

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