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May 4, 2016, 9:00 AM
GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

The 64th manga volume and anime guide book were released on May 2nd. Shueisha announced the milestone achievement in the manga's 64th volume. Hideaki Sorachi's Gintama has hit 50 million copies in print.

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 Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

It may have been seven years since Dragon Ball Evolution came out, but it looks like screenwriter Ben Ramsey is still sorry about it. With the writer behind The Dao of Dragonball looking to put together a book called USA DBZ, he has a chapter dedi...

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.

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The Yokohama Country & Athletic Club KANAGAWA (TR) - A historic international club in Yokohama has revealed to members the loss of more than 25 million yen in an accounting scandal that may have included a faked death by a former employee.

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:...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Promotion for the Hideaki Anno co-directed new Godzilla movie (Godzilla Resurgence internationally, Shin Gojira in Japan) continues to draw in Evangelion as Japan's 7-Eleven has begun promoting advanced ticket sales with a limited edition Unit 01 ...

If you like the idea of omnibus movies and 'Love Actually' is your declared favourite or hidden guilty pleasure, the upcoming summer movie 'Zenin, Kataomoi' made be the thing for you. Seven creators are getting together to deliver 8 stories of peo...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Tokyo-based game developer Delta Arts is no more. The company last developed Medabot 9, which came out last December in Japan as well as other Medabot titles and DS and Wii titles. The studio's official site announced Delta Arts was ceasing activi...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Enter Kaido! What They Say: "The Strongest Creature! One of the Four Emperors - Kaido, King of the Beasts! " As Sabo departs, our attention shifts to the other Straw Hats waging a fierce battle on a mysterious island.

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 ...

Siliconera Sato

We previously to see Etrian Odyssey V's Dragoon class in action, and Atlus' new videos give us a closer look at the Warlock class, along with details on the Master and Titles features in the game. The above video is all about the Warlock class.

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...

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By Jenni . May 2, 2016 . 11:00am Raiden V's worldwide release has been confirmed. Moss will be bringing the Xbox One shoot'em up to Asia, Europe, and North America on May 11, 2016. The game was originally released in Japan on February 25, 2016.

Siliconera Sato

Senran Kagura producer Kenichiro Takaki and Marvelous are working on improving their upcoming brawler Uppers after a few months of delay. The latest videos show us some of the game's new features. The above video shows us the "Rise-Up" and "Friend...

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In celebration of the Kingdom Heart Games' 15th anniversary, Square Enix and Disney are launching a special musical world tour. This highly anticipated tour will be a mix of classical music and video games, which is called the Kingdom Hearts Orche...

Kayac engineer Amano Kiyoyuki, the man behind the LED-lit Hikaru Skirt is back again, this time with "Arm Skirt" to support girls' daily lives! The concept photos for "Arm Skirt" have been revealed on its official Instagram account.

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).

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the 2016 TV anime adaptation of Katsura Hoshino's D. Gray-man manga has revealed that the upcoming series will be titled D. Gray-man Hallow. The site has also revealed that the anime will air this July, and has also reveale...

Cheeky Parade held the Knasai Performance of their one-man live tour "Cheeky MONSTER VOL. 2 ~It's a Small World~" at Osaka IMP Hall on May 3rd. This is the last tour for the group in the current 9 member formation.

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.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This week's Machi ★ Asobi Vol. 16 pop-culture event featured Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya 3rei with a look ahead to summer's SILVER LINK producted fourth adaptation of Hiroshi Hiroyama's Fate/ magic girl spin-off manga, featuring lead voice actr...

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...

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According to the latest issue of Weekly Shounen Jump magazine, a TV anime adaptation of Shuichi Asou's supernatural comedy manga series, 'Saiki Kusuo no Ψ Nan', has been green-lit for production. *Synopsis: Saiki Kusuo has a wide array of superpow...

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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...

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Japan is currently in the middle of the annual holiday everyone looks forward to; Golden Week. During Golden Week period, we will be bringing you our recommendations for new music that you should check out while enjoying your holidays - or if you ...

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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.

'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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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...

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