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May 3, 2016, 10:00 AM

Today we'll be taking a look at Megami's June 2016 issue from JList which features a lot of new anime series that recently started airing from the spring 2016 anime lineup! This issue contains a total of 18 great posters along with previews, chara...

GoBoiano Media Nate Lou

Captain America: Civil War made its debut in Japanese theaters this past Friday. To celebrate, Fairy Tail creator Hiro Mashima illustrated the poster artwork to give out to movie attendees on the opening night.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This weekend's K-Do you know K? Pacifico Yokohama cast event has announced a slate of plans for GoRA and GoHands' K series. This includes a new anime tited K: Seven Stories featuring the return of director/character designer Shingo Suzuki and the ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

For those mahou shoujo who have wished to be beach body ready, anime fashion brand SuperGroupies has teams up with "cute for adults" fashion brand MIIA for a pair of soul gem motif, "constellation pattern" Madoka Kaname and Homura Akemi Madoka Mag...

By Joseph Luster Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 5/1/2016 The Konoha Shinden (Konoha New Legend) novels are set to continue with more side adventures set in the Naruto universe. The latest was announced in this year's second volu...

We already know why giving the X-Men leather suits instead of their classic outfits from the comics can be a bad thing, but these sneakers inspired by the costumes from the films are pretty drool-worthy.

6th volume listed with December 9 ship date Amazon is listing that a limited edition version of the sixth volume of Yoshiki Tanaka and Hiromu Arakawa's The Heroic Legend of Arslan (Arslan Senki) manga will bundle a DVD.

Kayako Saeki, a super terrifying ghost from a Japanese horror movie, "The Grudge: Ju On" debuted Instagram. In contradiction to everyone's expectations, Kayako's Instagram is actually heartwarming and hilarious somehow.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Get in the damn kaiju, Shinji. While this summer's Shin Godzilla (literally "New Godzilla") is noteworthy for being the first Japanese-produced outing for the King of the Monsters since 2004, the really big news is that Hideaki Anno, creator of la...


Nikkei Entertainment has released its "Talent Power Ranking" list for 2016. We now have the top 30 list for musical acts. Arashi tops the list for the fifth year in a row. SMAP is #2, rising from last year's #5.

Siliconera Sato

Experience, known for its many dungeon crawler RPGs, announced a new hack and slash title called Yomi wo Saku Hana for Xbox One during the company's 10th anniversary event in Akihabara. [Thanks, Game Jouhou.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

An early look next week's Shonen Jump issue 23 has revealed plans to adapt Shūichi Asō's 2012 high school ESPer gag comedy Saiki Kusuo no Ψ Nan into a TV anime planned for Oha-Suta early morning and TV Tokyo late night broadcast.

During the recent K-Do you know K? event at the Pacifico Yokohama, in Yokohama, Kanagawa, the event's staff revealed that a brand new K anime project is currently in production. In addition, a stage play and a dance project were also revealed.

J-POP SUMMIT 2016, one of the world's biggest Japanese pop culture events, has announced an exciting and diverse first line-up of music artists set to perform this year. This summer's festival will be highlighted by an exciting 3-day slate of live...

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Kunio Okawara hails from Inagi City, and the city is quite fond of the renowned mechanical designer, so much that the city itself has revealed two 1/5 scale statues inspired by Mobile Suit Gundam's RX-78-2 Gundam and Char's Zaku II.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The debut of a new official Twitter account and website for Tenchi Muyo! Ryo Ohki Dai-4-Ki back in October 2015 gave us a little bit of an idea of what's to come but it's been fairly quiet since. With a fourth series in production, the feed has no...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

After announcing back in February that the Ozmafia! ! game that has had both PC and PS Vita releases would be getting a short-form anime series this summer, it's been pretty quiet since. That's starting to change now as the production side of the ...

Anime Evo setsuken

Not a lot really changed in Ace Attorney adaption land this week. The show continues to adapt content at a break-neck pace, cramming as much as possible into one episode in order to get to whatever arbitrary end point that it deems necessary.

For the past few years, Nippon Ichi Software America have added an Experience Inc. developed dungeon-crawling RPG to their annual video game line-up. In 2014 we had Demon Gaze, which took players through a fantasy world on a quest to seal demons.

Siliconera Casey

Over the past year, more than 30 animators have been hard at work, recreating the into video of Super Smash Bros. Melee. You can check out the result of all their efforts in the video below, which showcases each animator's individual style.

Siliconera Sato

Nippon Ichi Software revealed the first trailer for World's Longest 5 Minutes, a game about a 5 minute boss fight that is actually a lot longer due to conversations and flashbacks for regaining memories.


Two years ago, the Fine Brothers released a video titled "YouTubers React to BABYMETAL. " In the clip, various YouTube personalities reacted to BABYMETAL. Now, in a twist, the Fine Brothers are having BABYMETAL react to that video.

Crunchyroll Brittany Vincent

Idea Factory's Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force will be debuting in North America on July 26 and in Europe on July 29 for PlayStation 4, and there's a whole new swath of screenshots for you to check out, including the game's first English shots.

YATTAR JAPAN Editor_in_chief

Official teaser visual© 2016 TOHO CO. , LTD. A new trailer has been released for Godzilla Resurgence, the upcoming Godzilla reboot directed by Neon Genesis Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno. Although he is best known for his animated works, Anno als...

Siliconera Casey

Nintendo has revealed a brand new set of Splatoon amiibos. The Squid Sisters, Callie and Marie, will be getting their own amiibos on July 8th in North America and Europe, along with new color variations of the Inkling Boy, Inkling Girl, and Inklin...

Japanese website Mono Clover has revealed bicycle clothing of Okayado's Monster Musume (Everyday Life with Monster Girls). The items are 16,200 ($151. 93 USD) yen for jerseys, 14,040 - 17,820 ($131. 67 - $167.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

What is up with Mayoiga? Like listening to your voice? The longest, most cohesive conversation was the cast arguing for two minutes trying to remember Chuunibyou no Ass-bender's name. No one cared that the guy fell off a cliff.

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In support of areas affected by the Kumamoto earthquake, RADWIMPS' Noda Yojiro (Vo, G) and ONE OK ROCK's Taka (Vo) collaborated for a new version of "by my side," and the song is being distributed via digital service platform "Fannect".

Trends in Japan William

Last week we wrote about Rakuten's new drone delivery service for golf courses. And now comes another great example of how people in Japan are showing us what drones can do. Hopefully the government is also watching and learning that drones are ex...

On April 29, DAIGO (38) and Kitagawa Keiko (29) held their wedding ceremony and reception at Grand Prince Hotel Shin-Takanawa. The following day, the couple updated their blogs and expressed their gratitude for everyone's support.

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