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April 13, 2016, 12:00 AM

On March 25, the robotics fashion creator, Kyunkun, revealed her new self-made wearable robot "METCALF clione". Along with the release of METCALF clione, a short promotion movie directed by suzkikenta has unveiled.

The upcoming western debut of unsettling anime film "The Empire of Corpses" has prompted the release of two graphic trailers, sure to garner fascination with its focus on resurrecting the dead and hopefully not turning anyone off with its rather g...

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Is it possible to create things with hot glue that is not burnt skin? Of course! Twitter user shir0xxx shows that hot glue can be used to create cosplay props. I'm sure veterans of the hobby know this secret, but now beginners can learn it too!

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Today's Main Feature. . . ! Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Today I'm going to be taking a look at. . . Nendoroid Zelda: The Wind Waker HD Ver. ! From the popular game 'The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD' comes a Nendoroid of Prin...

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In Japan, artists, illustrators, and doujinshi creators are worried about the new Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement, or TPP, which is an agreement among 12 countries in the Pacific Rim, namely Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malay...

The Guardian Richard Smart in Tokyo

Six-year-old who had recently started primary school climbed out of the window and fell 43 floors down. Photograph: David Guttenfelder/AP A six-year-old girl in Osaka plunged to her death from her family penthouse in a 43-floor condominium on Sund...

NEWS And Announces Partnership With Crunchyroll Posted by ICv2 on April 11, 2016 @ 5:37 pm CT Kadokawa Corporation will acquire majority control of Hachette Book Group's Yen Press manga imprint under a new agreement announced today.

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Level-5 has announced in the newest issue of CoroCoro Comic that Yo-kai Watch 3 will release in Japan on July 16, 2016 for Nintendo 3DS, and it'll come in Sushi and Tempura versions. [Thanks, Game Jouhou.

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Fire damaged 6 buildings in Golden-gai on Tuesday TOKYO (TR) - Fire broke out on Tuesday afternoon in the historic eating and drinking district of Golden-gai in Shinjuku Ward, reports NHK (April 12). At approximately 1:20 p.

Are you ready for yet another great season of anime? ! As always, it feels like there are too many can't-miss series, and goo Ranking is here to help you out with their list of the top 10 most anticipated series for the Spring 2016 season!

The 2015 Naruto stage play was a hit, it seems, because the crew is back for more headbanded ninja action this summer. The 2016 version of Live Spectacle Naruto, which stars largely the same cast as last year, will add character Rock Lee, who will...

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Square Enix unveiled Valkyrie Anatomia: The Origin, a new RPG "planned for distribution" in Japan in spring 2016. The game is produced by Yoshinori Yamagishi, features music by Moto Sakuraba, and scenario by Daisuke "Bun-O FUJISAWA" Fujisawa.

Light novel readers are familiar with insanely long series titles. It's a trend that has continued in Japan for many years. To celebrate, Japanese site CUPO held a survey of light novels that were published between April 2015 and March 2016 to det...

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The video shows us Nami, Robin, Hancock, Perona, and Koala in action, along with a Sanji that doesn't hit girls and just shows them some love instead. We also get to see Luffy in Gear Fourth in the following footage.

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At end of March, Bandai celebrated the 70th anniversary of the birth of legendary British singer Freddie Mercury, best known as the lead for Queen (and to 00's anime watchers for his Cromartie High School appearances) with an S.

Actress Juri Ueno (29) and Sho Wada (40) from rock-band TRICERATOPS are reported to be dating. Agencies of both neither denied nor admitted the fact and commented that "they leave the private matters to their clients".

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It's been revealed that Mizuki Nana will release her 34th single. This was announced on April 9 during her live concert "NANA MIZUKI LIVE GALAXY 2016" at Tokyo Dome. The first song off of the single will be used as the opening theme for TV anime "...

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Compile Heart and Felistella revealed in this week's issue of Dengeki PlayStation that their upcoming PS Vita RPG Genkai Tokki: Seven Pirates is releasing in Japan on August 4, 2016. [Thanks, Hokanko-Alt.

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Following the earlier gameplay videos featuring protagonist Izuku Midoriya and Ktasuki Bakugou in My Hero Academia: Battle for All, Bandai Namco shared another pair, with a look at Ochako Uraraka and Tenya Iida.

It has been reported that 22 years old Hey! Say! JUMP's Nakajima Yuto has been sighted with actress Yo Yoshida, who turned 42 past February. They were spotted leaving Yoshida's residence and calling a taxi, covering their faces with a white mask a...

Hidenori Kusaka And Satoshi Yamamoto Will Make Their First-Ever North American Appearance 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, ...

On April 5, a group of artists under the collective name "sportsmusicassemblepeople" released on album titled "For My Homiez. " The album is an ode to SMAP, or as they put it, a "tribute to S. M. A. P.

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When it comes to anime partnerships, the Japan Self Defense Force (JSDF) is definitely no stranger to them, as they have previously partnered with military anime like Strike Witches, Girls und Panzer, Arpeggio of Blue Steel, GATE, and Kantai Colle...

Choujin Sentai Jetman is easily regarded as one of the best shows in Toei's long running Super Sentai franchise. Aside from its drama elements, and its story, there is one character that easily stood out from the rest, and his name is Gai Yuki.

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My Hero Academia anime series has premiered already last April 3, with the 2nd episode that followed suit this week. It is safe to say that the anime adaption of K? hei Horikoshi's manga series is not only a hit in Weekly Shonen Jump but also on t...

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Lantis has posted their latest character introduction reading from Love Love! Sunshine! ! . This week, it's Yoshiko Tsushima, a first-year voiced by Aika Kobayashi. If you liked KonoSuba's Megumin, or maybe [email protected]'s Ranko Kanzaki is the...

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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 9th/10th 01 (01) Assassination Classroom: Graduation (Weeks: 03) 02 (02) Doraemon Movie 36: Shin Nobita no Nippon ...

The Fandom Post Kate O'Neil

Flying Witch Episode #1 A teenage witch takes her first broom ride away from home. Which witch is which? What They Say: Episode #1: "It's Been Six Years" The entry-level witch, Makoto Kowata, leaves her parents' house as she begins high school.

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The 19th issue of Weekly Shonen Jump! magazine made several huge announcements for the Kuroko's Basketball trilogy of animated films, which will be compiling the events of the Winter Cup from the TV anime and manga.

Japanese media website, Goo, asked their manga reader users: Which Shounen Jump! manga do you think is the most erotic? With a total of 250 responses from males, here are the results: 30) Hengen Sennin Asuka 29) Wrestling with Momoko 28, 27, 26, 2...

'パンの耳ですわ' (Pan'nomimidesu wa) "These Are Bread Crusts" Cute. Fun. Cheery. Everything you'd expect and a dash more. Just from briefly viewing the show's preview material, you can probably tell that Sansha Sanyou is chock full of bubbly, innocent hu...

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