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May 24, 2016, 10:00 AM
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Kill la Jill, Contributing Writer Kill la Jill is a normal person who enjoys figures, anime, and the dark side of the internet. When not killing people in League of Legends, Jill likes to stalk all her old senpais who never noticed her.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

An early look at this week's issue of manga magazine Shonen Champion has shown a preliminary listing for a live-action drama adaptation of Wataru Watanabe's 2008 cycling manga Yowamushi Pedal. The series will run on BS SKY PerfecTV in starting in ...

The Tokyo Reporter Roland Shichijo

Tomohiro Iwazaki TOKYO (TR) - The man who admitted stabbing pop star idol Mayu Tomita some 30 times on Saturday will likely be charged with attempted murder, police said. Police informed the Tokyo District Public Prosecutor's Office of plans to ch...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Not all Pokémon are created equal, and a recent online poll on Goo Ranking asked Japanese fans to pick which Starter Pokémon they'd rather start without. The poll ran from April 14 to April 23, 2016, and the results were published on May 20, 2016.

Siliconera Sato

Dragon Ball: Fusions, the upcoming Nintendo 3DS game that boasts a super amount of fusions, will release in Japan on August 4, 2016 Bandai Namco announced. In addition to the standard and digital versions of the game that will go for 5,700 yen plu...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Love is in the air, because a recent online poll on Charapedia asked Japanese otaku to vote for their favorite "endearing depictions of romance" in manga and anime. The polling took place from May 12 to May 18, 2016, and some 10,000 fans participa...

Mayu Tomita, an idol singer, was stabbed repeatedly at a fan event Saturday by a man who had reportedly been stalking her for months. She is in critical condition and has yet to regain consciousness. The suspect, Tomohiro Iwazaki, was arrested and...

Siliconera Casey

The guide will be 350 pages and will be available in a standard version for $25 as well as a collector's edition for $40. For those of you in Canada, the standard guide can be found here and the collector's edition is here.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The Daily Cyzo reports of the lead cast for the live-action adaptaiton of Fullmetal Alchemist have been confirmed as the film prepares to begin shooting in Italy this June. Hey! Say! JUMP and NYC boy band performer/voice actor Ryosuke Yamada is se...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the anime adaptation of Yuuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's Shokugeki no Souma (Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma) manga has revealed the main theme songs of the second season, set to air this July.

J-Pop Idols Tetho

Tomita Mayu (ex AKB48) has been stabbed 24 times in the neck and chest by a fan. The J-Pop idol is in critical condition. She has yet to regain consciousness. Tomita Mayu was a victim of stalking for a few weeks.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is officially confirmed today that a TV anime adaptation of Natsume Ono's ACCA Jusan-ku Kansatsu-ka (13th Ward Observation Department) manga is in the works. A teaser site for it also launched with its title logo.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Attack On Titan There can never be enough Attack on Titan materials - especially to tide us over until the second season of the anime actually makes its way out. Kodansha Comics is looking to expand the interest level for fans with a pair of inter...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Accompanying a new anime preview showcasing the series' League of Villains, Takahiro Fujiwara (Kurobas' Eikichi Nebuya) has been introduced as the voice of My Hero Academia's Kurogiri. The warping character's designs were published along with mons...

The official website of the television anime adaptation of Ryō Asai's Cheer Danshi! ! (Cheer Boys! ! ) novel revealed the theme songs for the anime on Monday. Japanese rock band Luck Life will perform the opening theme song "Hajime no Ippo" (First...

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 Universal Pictures are entering the UK anime market, and they've given us a cop...

'喫茶コンクルシオ' (Kissa Konkurusio) "Cafe Konkurushio" What better way to start an episode than to pick on little ol' Chito-san? Chito-San Besides the random moments and the occasional half episode, we don't really get to see much of Chito.

Anime Evo setsuken

Toshokan Sensou (Library Wars) is a little series from 2008 that mostly passed many an avid anime watcher by, the year it came out. 2008 was a very powerful year for anime, with several notable series like Code Geass R2, Macross Frontier and Soul ...

Koki Tanaka's band INKT revealed in a blog post that they'll be heading over to France have their very first concert held in Europe! The concert came in fruition thanks to a collaboration with the France based company "Asia Entertainment", who hel...

Press Notes and Materials for Upcoming Anime Film Source: Toei Co. , Ltd. Official Site: onepiece-film2016. com (Japan) A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE Executive producer Eiichiro Oda presents the ultimate entertainment epic!

AFA Channel! freakpool

Kyoto Animation's Sound! Euphonium TV anime has inspired plenty of people back in Japan to take up playing musical instruments, so it would only be fitting that Yamaha, one of the world's most foremost instrument makers, team up with the anime.

Ben Guarino

The police found 27-year-old Tomohiro Iwazaki near the Tokyo concert venue with a bloody, 3-inch-long folding knife close by. Iwazaki admitted he had lost his temper. He'd sent a gift to pop star Mayu Tomita, 20, which she refused.

Haruhichan's blog Olivia Lynn

The official website of the Love Live! Sunshine! ! television anime series revealed on Sunday that the anime will premiere on Tokyo MX (and various other channels) starting on July 2 at 10:30pm. The anime will also air on Sun TV, KBS Kyoto, BS11, ...

AFA Channel! freakpool

With the premiere of Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin III: Dawn of Rebellion, it was announced that the origins arc for Char and Sayla will be concluding in part IV, which is titled Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin IV: Unmei no Zenya (The Fateful Eve).

Again this week Mayoiga succeed at bringing a big screw-you to us audience. The cliffhanger last week is quickly revealed, and we come to learn that Masaki is not a ghost, nor is she a witch, but simply that.

'スタートライン、爆豪の。' (Sutaato Rain, Bakugou no) "Bakugo's Start Line" There's more to Katsuki than meets the eye. Seeing The Others Fight, Just A Little I admit to being disappointed that we didn't get to see more of the others fight, save for the one, ...

Standard Standard-Examiner

(c) 2016, The Washington Post. The police found 27-year-old Tomohiro Iwazaki near the Tokyo concert venue with a bloody, 3-inch-long folding knife close by. Iwazaki admitted he had lost his temper. He'd sent a gift to pop star Mayu Tomita, 20, whi...

Giving Umineko no Naku Koro ni the same treatment that they are for Higurashi no Naku Koro ni, international visual novel publisher MangaGamer are releasing a remake version titled Umineko When They Cry.

Great news, Singapore! Pokemon Café is coming to a big shopping mall, BugisJunction in Singapore on May 27th. Pokemon Café was held temporary by PARCO and THEGUESTcafe&diner in four major cities of Japan in January to March last year and it was a ...

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