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May 4, 2016, 3:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Previously, Kotaku pointed out that Japan sure has some interesting Japan Post mailboxes. Looks like there's another one to add to the list: the Game Boy mailbox. Spotted by a Japanese Twitter user who was going fishing, the post box appears worn ...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

The 8th volume of the manga included an announcement that the 2nd season will premier in October! Polygon Pictures will again take care of the animation, which will be in CGI. They are also working on a three movie adaptation of Ajin.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

If you're a magical girl, or just an anime fan, in need of some seaside R and R, this unique swimwear is for you. On the surface, the hit anime Puella Magi Madoka Magica looks like a simple tale of good versus evil, but the surprisingly subversive... jrharbort

Hatsune Miku has somehow recently made it into the real world to be fitted by haute couture master Riccardo Tisci, by request of Vogue Magazine. Riccardo, who was so breath-taken that all he could mutter was "she's so cool", then proceeded to dres...

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...

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Japanese light novel author, Tomohiro Matsu, has touched many lives through his works, however, the beloved author responsible for Listen to Me, Girls. I Am Your Father! (Papa no Iu Koto o Kikinasai! ) and Mayoi Neko Overrun, has passed away at th...


Nikkei Entertainment has released its "Talent Power Ranking" list for 2016. We now have the list for the top girl groups. Perfume tops the list for the fourth year in a row. They are followed by Momoiro Clover Z, also for the fourth year in a row.

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.

Video featuring theme song, teaser trailer streamed for April 11 film The official website for Garo: Divine Flame, the first Garo anime film, announced last Saturday that Sayaka Sasaki will perform the film's ending theme song "HOWLITE.

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

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.

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.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Get ready for some more Yowapeda action! Crunchyroll is now streaming Yowamushi Pedal Re:RIDE, the first entry in a series of compilation films. The movie is available as of 4:00pm Pacific Time for premium members, with free members able to watch ...

The UK Anime Network has been serving anime fans in the UK since 1996, and we're chock full of reviews, news, articles and competitions :) Enter our latest competition To celebrate the UK cinema release of Miss Hokusai, we have a poster to give away!

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...

Japanator Nick Valdez

Out of all the anime this season, one in particular really stood out to me. Taking two common anime plots and essentially mushing them together into some kind of peanut butter and monster sandwich, Re: ZERO - Starting Life in Another World - caugh...

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...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Second batch of themed intimate apparel rounds off representation of the hit series' core cast. Anime TV series Puella Magi Madoka Magica ends on a bit of an ambiguously bittersweet note. The core conflict of the dark magical girl story is only pa...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . May 3, 2016 . 11:00am The PlayStation 4 Grand Kingdom beta begins today. To help people prepare, as well as understand what happens in the game's online component, NIS America has put together a trailer showing war footage.

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.

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 Brian Threlkeld

A couple times a month, the Fandom Post community suggests and votes on a new top five list about something in anime, most often from the current season. It's our way of highlighting something fun or interesting or strange-or even meaningful-about...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Pretty much conceding to the fact that those 3D mousepads are basically just novelties (though, if you want to call them "therapeutic", go ahead), character good makers ACG is now introducing a set of four Prison School Mini Oppai Mouse Pad Straps...

METANORN Overcooled

May3 "Please let the kabane eat these basic bitches before me, amen" So we have steampunk samurai zombie. . . "vampires". Yes, it's time to update that lengthy list with yet another theme. Maybe next week we'll have pirates and dragons too.

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.

Siliconera Jenni

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.

AFA Channel! freakpool

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...

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...

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.

RocketNews24 Scott Wilson

Kayako and Toshio are a lot more laid back when they're not committing supernatural murder. As anyone who has seen the Japanese horror movie Ju-On knows, Kayako and Toshio, the vengeful spirits that haunt a cursed house in Tokyo, are terrifying.

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