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May 3, 2016, 1:00 PM
Crunchyroll Scott Green

An early look at Ajin volume 8, due out in Japan on May 6th with a limited edition featuring an OAD episode, has revealed that a second season of the anime adaptation of Gamon Sakurai's horror action manga is scheduled for fall.

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...

This undated photo provided by the San Jose Police Department in California shows suspect Hasib Bin Golamrabbi, who was arrested with his brother in connection with the shooting deaths of their parents.

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 ...

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.

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).

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...

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...

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...

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.

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.

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...

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.


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.

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

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 ...

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.

AFA Channel! freakpool

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.

'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 ...

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