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May 3, 2016, 9:00 PM
GoBoiano Media Nate Lou

When relatives explored the house a few days later, looking for the family, they found the couple dead and with notes scrawled on the walls nearby with messages like "Sorry, my first kill was clumsy," and "Take care of your brother, or he's next.

The eighth volume of Gamon Sakurai's action-packed Ajin: Demi-Human manga hits Japan this week. In addition to packing a special OAD episode in the limited edition version, the release features some info on the anime's second season.

April is a month full of new beginnings in Japan and brings with it big expectations but even then, the amount of great music released was quite overwhelming. Beginning with the release of BABYMETAL's second album "METAL RESISTANCE" (release date:...

Luluco is an ordinary middle school student. Even though she lives in a city full of interplanetary immigrants and her father is a space patrolman, she's just your average everyday normal girl. That is until her dad is frozen from accidentally eat...

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...

Siliconera Casey

Square Enix has announced that Kingdom Hearts will finally be getting an orchestral world tour of its own, featuring orchestral arrangements of the series' music composed by Yoko Shimomura. "When I began composing for the KINGDOM HEARTS series, I ...

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.

Siliconera Sato

Delta Arts, the development studio known for having developed all the main Medabots RPGs since 2010 has announced that they've shut down their studio at the end of April. The studio has worked on various titles for Nintendo DS and 3DS, including T...

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...

Starting on July of this year, Mirei Kiritani, Shohei Miura, Kento Yamazaki, and Shuhei Nomura will be starring in a Fuji TV drama entitled, "Suki na Hito ga Iru Koto" (lit. : About having someone I Like).

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...

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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...

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.

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The Ghost in the Shell Realize Project aims to bring the technology featured in the Ghost in the Shell manga and anime to real life. Recently, they set up a booth at the Nico Nico Super Conference 2016 event in Makuhari Messe, Chiba, where a 1/2 S...

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.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco released the latest character introduction trailers for My Hero Academia: Battle for All with a look at Momo Yaoyorozu and Kyoka Jiro in the upcoming Nintendo 3DS brawler. Using her Creation Quirk, Momo is able to create any non-livin...

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.

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.


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.

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.

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...

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 ...

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.

'約束した朝は遠く' (Yakusoku Shita Asa wa Tooku) "The Morning of Our Promise is Still Distant" So is the title foreshadowing what's to happen? Is this "promised date" the reason that Subaru keeps dying? Probably not, but it's a nice hint at the fact that ...

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.

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.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Things are looking up once again for fans of the K franchise as the official site has revealed that a new anime project of some sort is in the works with K: Seven Stories announced. While we don't know what form this anime project will take, it's ...

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girugamesh has announced that they will be ending their 12-year career at Zepp DiverCity TOKYO on July 10th. girugamesh will be touring Europe for the last time this May, so make sure to go see them when they come near you.

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