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April 30, 2016, 4:30 PM

Live action adaptations of popular anime and manga continue to be the trend in Japanese cinema this year with the upcoming productions for everything from suspense (e. g. Death Note) and fantasy (Full Metal Alchemist).

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Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X was originally released on the PlayStation Vita in Japan on March 24, 2016. The PlayStation 4 version will come to Japan as Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X HD in fall 2016. A European launch date has yet to be announced.

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The two earthquakes that have devastated Southern Japan have affected a lot of lives and businesses, with many still out in the streets and nowhere to go. The earthquakes also bring even more bad news to the manga world, as the popular shoujo mang...

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Grab your tickets and your keyblades, because two Kingdom Hearts concert series are coming with a total of 15 performances in six countries. Back in 2002, it would have been extremely easy for Disney and Final Fantasy developer Square to shake han...

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2016 will mark the 10th anniversary of Kyoto Animation's (K-ON! , Clannad) anime adaptation of Nagaru Tanigawa and Noizi Ito's The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu) light novel series.

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29 Apr 2016 Share. A uniform that turns into a gun, a boy who's a maid, and more. By Kallie Plagge, Miranda Sanchez, Meghan Sullivan and Mike Mamon From the destruction of civilization to a cute club of motorcycle enthusiasts, this spring anime se...

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The partnership between Discotek Media and Crunchyroll is certainly paying off for streaming fans as they're getting some great content to check out that might not get streamed otherwise. The latest addition is that of Mazinger Z, which brings the...

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moetron ☆萌えトロン | Celebrating 10 Years~! Search Skip to content About Info Moetron-Subs Archive Search for: Games, Media, Music, Nico Nico April 29, 2016 pKjd Leave a comment Squid Sisters full concert from Niconico Choukagi 2016 now available.

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Bandai Namco released the first gameplay, new details, and the final box art for The Idolmaster: Platinum Stars at Niconico Chokaigi 2016. A free PlayStation 4 theme distribution campaign was also announced.

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The webmanga series Kiitarou Shounen no Youkai Enikki from Reiichi Kageyama is the latest to get the nod as an anime adaptation as announced by the official site. Details are slim at the moment other than noting that Creators in Pack will be handl...

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Earlier this week Bandai Namco announced an October 27 Japanese launch for Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization along with a new trailer. Now the company's American branch is here to share the English version, so dig in for a preview of the the ba...

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Listen up, people! It's time for us to head to our desks, as Bueno teaches us about the essential elements that go into creating a hero helmet during Tokusatsu Film School's first session. The best part about Bueno's demonstration is that he focus...

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Pikachu and pal Rayquaza are getting ready to set up camp at the base of the tallest structure in Japan. The Tokyo Skytree draws plenty of visitors to its location in the capital's Sumida Ward, and even if you don't make the trip up to the observa...

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The official website of the successful Kickstarter anime Under the Dog has finally revealed that the project will be released on August 1st. Accompanying the announcement, a brand new visual, the main cast and a new trailer were also revealed.

Go Nagai's Cutie Honey is getting another live-action adaptation in the form of a movie called Cutie Honey -Tears-. This time Mariya Nishiuchi plays the lead role, with Asai Takeshi directing the mix of live-action and CG, and a new teaser is here...

'或る爆弾' (Aru Bakudan ) "A Certain Bomb" 'ヨコハマギャングスタアパラダヰス' (Yokohama Gyandasutaa Parudasu) "Yokohama Gangster Paradise " '運命論者の悲み' (Unmeironsha no Himi) "The Tragedy of the Fatalist" When I first started Bungou Stray Dogs, I thought the premiere wa...

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After two seasons that have arrived so far with Funimation streaming them, the official site for Rainy Cocoa has revealed that a third season is in the works for the property. No timeline or production information has been revealed about it, but i...

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Yuzu will embark on their first Asia tour "YUZU ASIA TOUR 2016 Summer NATSUIRO" starting in July. The tour is slated to kick off on July 9 in Singapore. The duo will then travel to Hong Kong and Taiwan before returning to Japan to hold four shows ...

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Sentai Filmworks recently revealed the finalized cover artwork for the first collection of Cross Ange: Rondo of Angels and Dragons and we learned with that reveal that Chris Ayres is sitting in the ADR director's seat for the series.

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Japanese rock band BAND-MAID has been gathering attention all over the world with their cute looks and hardcore music. The band has now announced that they will be playing a one-man show in Mexico this October!

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Mamare Touno (real name: Daisuke Umezu), the Japanese novel author who is best known for his two works, Log Horizon and Maouyu: Maou Yuusha. He was recently charged and now has been found guilty of tax evasion by the Tokyo District Court.

Posted 29/04/2016 Thanks to the agreement between Japanese studio Sunrise and UK distributor Anime Limited, we're being flooded with all things Mobile Suit Gundam these days. Having brought the original Mobile Suit Gundam to Blu-ray last year, and...

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The official website of the Love Live! Sunshine! ! television anime streamed a promotional video for the anime on Wednesday, which introduces the main characters that form the group Aqours. The new anime project is scheduled for July.

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Koutetsujou no Kabaneri is a bit of a shameless show isn't it? It'll take established tropes, cliches and ideas from wherever it can, and use them to its own ends. Thankfully, those ends revolve around generally captivating and entertaining the au...

On the latest issue of Shueisha's Weekly Young Jump magazine, a new visual key and some sneak peek of the 3G film was unveiled. This upcoming GANTZ:O 3DCG anime film will be based on the original manga by Hiroya Oku.

'あの子の秘密がバレないと思った?' (Anoko no Himitsu ga Barenai to Omotta? ) "I Thought Her Secret Wasn't Going To Get Out? " Just give up the subterfuge, Akane. This is why honesty is the best policy. Though on second thought, your freaking out is hilarious, so ...

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