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April 22, 2016, 4:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This is it. The first museum in the world dedicated to the cartoon beagle. And it's opening this weekend. Located in Tokyo's Roppongi, the museum features original and unpublished works from Peanuts creator Charles M.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft
GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Everybody hates weeaboos, right? They are obnoxious, disrespect the Japanese culture, and bring the community down. Weeaboos need a wake up call and realize that their fetishization of the Japanese is not okay!

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Mobile kitchens provide comfort food, in the truest sense of the word, for thousands of earthquake victims. Kumamoto has only just begun the process of recovering from the series of destructive earthquakes that struck the prefecture late last week.

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Universal Studios is actually involved in the production and distributing of several anime, and their theme park in Osaka, Universal Studios Japan, has announced that they will be teaming up with renowned manga magazine, Weekly Shounen Jump!

NORIHIKO SHIROUZU AND NAOMI TAJITSU Last updated 07:57, April 22 2016 TORU HANAI/REUTERS Shiro Nakamura, senior vice president and chief creative officer of Nissan, poses for a photo with the company's Gripz concept car.

The Guardian Rosie Spinks

When American vlogger Casey Neistat took home the Shorty award for YouTuber of the Year last week, he and his fellow nominees all had something in common: their channels were all based in either Europe or North America and broadcast in the English...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

The magical boys are back in town! And big plans are in store for the coming months! Actual subs. Let's get the big one out of the way first. Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE! LOVE! will premier this July.

SlashGear Adam Westlake - Apr 21, 2016

How cool would it be if your summer part time job was a voice actor for HoneyWorks Studio? A local Job seeking website is currently listing voice actor as a part time job for up to eight hours per day.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

According to Japanese game industry site Game Business, the president of PlatinumGames, Tatsuya Minami, has stepped down. This comes as PlatinumGames began celebrating its tenth anniversary earlier this year.

Animation Magazine Mercedes Milligan

Crackle - the online web series, film and TV show outlet owned by Sony - held its upfront presentation in New York today, and among the announcements was news of a second season of animated original SuperMansion and plans to launch a new anime cha...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

So, apparently Toei Animation is going to dub World Trigger as they've just now announced the first round of casting for it via their Facebook page. The series began its 73-episode broadcast run in October 2014 and finished earlier this month.

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Believe it or not, there are actually MEN who read and watch yaoi, and they are called Fudanshi. They are the male counterparts to the Fujoshi, or "Rotten Women," who are fans of yaoi, and these male yaoi fans are the subject of an upcoming anime ...


Hey! Say! JUMP ex-member, Ryutaro Morimoto makes his return to the entertainment world after a four year hiatus. He was originally the youngest member of Jump but left JE after his underage smoking scandal emerged.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Sometimes when Hollywood movies are brought over to Japan, they get dub cast who specialize in dubbing foreign media, mixed with actors from Japanese drama and movies. And, sometimes, it's a line-up familiar to anime fans. David Scammell

Facebook Share Twitter Share Follow @VG_Dave 21st Apr, 2016 - 2:25pm Devolver Digital has announced Ruiner, a "brutal" anime-inspired shooter heading to PC later this year. Developed by Polish studio Reikon Games, Ruiner is described as a futurist...

The official website for the anime of Yasuo Ohtagaki's Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt manga revealed on Thursday that the anime will get a director's cut edition that will screen for two weeks in 15 Japanese theaters starting on June 25.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . April 21, 2016 . 7:00am Square Enix recently announced Samurai Rising, an upcoming "ultimate action RPG" for smartphone. The official website has shared some details on the four jobs we got to check out from the trailer.

One of the most popular Japanese pop culture is definitely "cosplay. " Passionate anime/manga/video game fans were not simply satisfied from just watching anime, reading manga or playing video games as a third party so they started to act as a cha...

Japanese automaker Nissan is looking to the giant robots of the 'Gundam' anime series for its new car designs. Ryan Brooks reports on how this might set them apart from a market filled with look-alike designs.

Siliconera Sato

FuRyu shared the latest trailer for their upcoming PlayStation Vita RPG, Caligula, showcasing more of its characters and battles that take place in the virtual reality school world known as Mobius. The characters in Caligula are trapped in a virtu...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official YouTube channel for five-member dance vocal unit STARMARIE has posted a four-minute live performance clip of their 10th single "Hime wa Rankiryu☆Goikkou-sama" (The princess is a turbulence party).

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo released the first trailer for their upcoming strategy RPG, Dynasty Warriors: Eiketsuden. The video shows us its key characters and a look at its gameplay in action. The story revolves around the young warrior Zhao Yun and his childhood...

Actress, Mao Inoue (29) and actor, Hiroshi Tamaki (36) have attended the press conference for their new commercial in Tokyo this April 21, 2016. Inoue has starred in the NHK morning drama, "Ohisama" and the drama, "Hanamoyu" (lit.

Nihongogo Greg Abesamis

J-Pop electronic dance duo BESPA KUMAMERO has released a new single in commemoration of their 15th anniversary. "Tell Me" was produced in the style of 80s Japanese pop, a departure from the duo's modern sci-fi-inspired sound that dominated their p...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

There's something wonderful about seeing an older title receive a sequel after a very long time. It shows that the team was pushing hard to continue the story they set in place, and it lets the viewers see the program evolve further.

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The fourth and final episode of Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt is finally getting released for the general public later this week, and Bandai Visual has started streaming a brand new PV for the upcoming episode.

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After shocking everyone with a surprise collaboration performance during AniMelo, many thought that it might have been the last time we've seen [email protected] and Love Live! come together officially.

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