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April 9, 2016, 3:00 AM
April 9, 2016, 3:00 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Or, who knows, maybe she knew exactly what she was doing? As pointed out on Sina (via ShanghaiIst) and IT Home, an elderly woman was making incense offerings and kneeling before League of Legends character Garen.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Sweet, fruity bliss is coming to Starbucks Japan again, this time in cantaloupe flavor! If you love fruit, then Starbucks Japan's latest Frappuccino drink, set to come out next week, should make your mouth water in sweet anticipation.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

If you ever wanted to see Vocaloid superstar Hatsune Miku hit the beach with the ladies of Dead or Alive Xtreme 3, this is about as close as you're gonna get. A collaborative wallpaper with Miku and Marie Rose went up on the official website after...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Theme confectioner's newest creations are so cute you could (and should) eat them right up. Japan has long been of the mindset that food shouldn't just be pleasing to the palate, but to the eyes as well.

AFA Channel! freakpool

By Joseph Luster Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 4/7/2016 Kimi no Na wa (aka Your Name. ), the latest film from director Makoto Shinkai, is set to open in Japanese theaters this August.

9nine's Kawashima Umika have announced her graduation from the group. This announcement was made on April 6 during 9nine's one-man live "9nine LIVE 2016 Sakura Cloud9" at Zepp DiverCity TOKYO. Kawashima explained, "After our live at Nippon Budokan...

Siliconera Joel Couture

By Joel Couture . April 6, 2016 . 2:30pm Fourteen animated, unique fighters have come to PS Vita to battle for a wish-granting artifact in Skullgirls 2nd Encore. Like the PS4 version before it, this version, which is available now, gives players a...

Siliconera Sato

It's recently been revealed that publishers XSEED has recently registered the domain name for Type-Moon's upcoming action game Fate/Extella with fateedxtella. com, pointing out a possible localization.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The an early look at the May issue 49 Dengeki Bunko MAGAZINE, out April 9th, has revealed plans for Isuna Hasekura and Jū Ayakura's economics informed fantasy series Spice and Wolf's 10th anniversary. It starts with the "Spring Log" chapter, a Law...

Crunchyroll Guest

It's another big day here at Crunchyoll filled with big brawny new announcements, including the first title of the day: BIG ORDER, based on the manga by Sakae Esuno of Future Diary fame. BIG ORDER is set to begin streaming staring Friday, April 15...

The first theatrical trailer has been released for Makoto Shinkai's (5 Centimeters Per Second, The Garden of Words) upcoming Kimi no Na wa. (your name. ) anime film and has revealed that the film will open in Japanese theatres on August 26.

IGN Eric Van Allen

Share. We can finally anime-Netflix and chill. By Eric Van Allen Netflix has obtained the exclusive streaming rights to upcoming anime Kuromukuro. The streaming service will offer a high-definition stream of the new show from P.

AFA Channel! freakpool

After the success of the second Locodol OVA, which was released late December of last year, the Nagarekawa Girls are back for a third OVA. This time the girls are trying to make a PV or Promotional Video for their town in an unaired episode titled...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The Skip Beat! Kickstarter project has hit the $120,000 mark on its journey to the fully funded amount of $155,00 and that's resulted in a new bit of news. The third bit of casting has been revealed with Robbie Daymond taking on the role of Ren Ts...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

Ever since I watched the original Gun Caliber film, its sequel became one of the tokusatsu projects that I'm looking forward to the most. Part of it had to do with the way how the Main Hero Soma's development from a washed-up hero who drowns in hi...


On April 27, Nishino Kana will release her new single, "Anata no Suki na Tokoro. " She recently released the music video for the song. In the clip, Kana plays with a deck of playing cards with different phrases written on them.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 6, 2016 . 11:00am Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butoden was released on the Nintendo 3DS in both North America and Europe back in October 2015. When it did, the 2D fighter was missing a three modes.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

A new alliance is about to be born! Creative Staff: Story: Phil Hester Art: Brent Peeples Colors: Morgan Hickman What They Say: Turok, Dinosaur Hunter. Magnus, Robot Fighter. Solar, Man of the Atom. The Mighty Samson.

On February 27th, 2016, Morning Musume。'16 performed their first solo concert of the year as the main guest of Anime Matsuri in Houston, Texas. It's been approximately a year and a half since their last concert in the United States, and fans were ...

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

Kunio Inoue is the top boss of the Kobe Yamaguchi-gumi, a gang now designated as a boryokudan, or 'violent organization' TOKYO (TR) - The National Public Safety Commission confirmed on Thursday that a recently formed organized crime group would be...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Comic Earthstar's official YouTube channel today posted a 15-second CM for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of the Usakame comedy manga series, introducing its OP theme song "Hashire! Usakame Koukou Tennis-bu!

Super spy mystery anime Joker Game has added an actual plot-based series to the new season line-up, stimulating the minds of viewers rather than their nether regions while likely to disinterest simple-minded B-type otaku due to the show's relative...

Otakusiesta otakusiesta

SNK Playmore's newest trailer for The King of Fighters XIV confirms new fighter Kukri, a mysterious combatant enshrouded in mystery, and Mui Mui, a kung fu expert originated from a SNK's pachislot series.

Revered Love Live! seiyuu Emi Nitta (who voices Honoka Kousaka) has been accused of participating in an AV, besmirching the pure image of the innocent girl in the minds of obsessed otaku even as they pore over detailed comparisons of facial struct...

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

New video shows that North Korea is possibly in possession of the Action Movie FX app, arguably the most devastating weapon simulation app known to man. The video released last Monday by DPRK Today on YouTube shows several South Korean landmarks u...

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