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June 7, 2016, 6:30 PM

James asks: In the United States, most people seem to be under the impression that animated works are primarily for children and families, while the same attitude does not exist in Japan. Yes, the western world has produced such works as the Heavy...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Square Enix is calling it Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age. Here is the debut trailer. The game was originally released for the PS2 in 2006. The HD version, however, will be based on Final Fantasy XII International Zodiac Job System.

Harajuku idol group KAMIYADO have released the MV for "Ano ko ni Bareru youna. . . " from their second indies single/first album "Harajuku Hatsu! KAMIYADO Desu. " (release date: December 17, 2015)! Contributor Wanted!

Anime-original Silver Mine arc debuts with new opening song on June 26 The official website for the One Piece franchise revealed the visual for the television anime series' upcoming Zou arc on Monday. (Note: The below image and the summary for the...

The official website of the 2016 TV anime adaptation of Katsura Hoshino's D. Gray-man manga, D. Gray-man Hallow, has revealed that the upcoming anime will start its broadcast from July 5th. Additionally, the anime will run for a total of 13 episodes.

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo just launched a new teaser site for a title by their Omega Force division with a message saying "The most brutal title in Musou history," and it's set to be revealed on June 13, 2016. Not much else was revealed about this new title, but...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Move over Barbie and Licca-chan, there's a new doll in town. If you ask Japanese women to recall their favourite childhood dress-up doll, chances are their answer will be Rika-chan. Known in English as "Licca-chan", the round-faced, dark-haired fi...

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June is an important month for the gaming industry, as it will b when the top gaming companies reveal their latest works for the annual gaming event, E3. Sega will once again be participating in the event, and one of their most highly anticipated ...

Marina Nagasawa, a girl with a face of an elementary school student and unbelievable F-cup breasts, has lately been receiving attention from all over the world. She is often known by the catch phrase "Gouhou Loli 合法ロリ" (literally translated as "Le...

The Fandom Post David Lynn

An overenthusiastic girl and a suggestion box. What could go wrong? What They Say: When newly-elected Student Council President Medaka Kurokami started a suggestion box where people could suggest problems that needed to be solved, she wasn't expec...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This year, Kodansha Comics is releasing Attack on Titan volumes 18 and 19 with subtitled DVDs of the "No Regrets" Levi shoujo prequel manga adaptation, originally released with 2014's Japanese releases of volume 15 and 16.

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 a new visual for the upcoming second season which will start its broadcast on July 2nd.

Are you checking the 3rd season of "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal"? The new version of clean OP video of the title song "New Moon ni Koi Shite" by Momoiro Clover Z has been released! Contributor Wanted!

Time leap anime Re:Zero has inched ever closer to the truth with its new broadcast, naturally causing more violence to erupt but at least allowing the oft put upon protagonist an opportunity to fight back.

'鬼がかったやり方' (Oni ga Katta Yarikata) "Fanatical Methods Like a Demon" He's alive! Subaru is not dead for once, which isn't all too surprising as most people already anticipated. Emilia, Beatrice and Rem come to his rescue this time but it comes with...

Siliconera Joel Couture

By Joel Couture . June 6, 2016 . 6:00pm VA-11 HALL-A, the cyberpunk bartending sim where players mix drinks and mingle with customers infected with nanomachines, will be releasing on PC, Mac, and Linux on June 21.

Siliconera Casey

With Zero Time Dilemma's release less than a month away, Spike Chunsoft has released a retrospective trailer summarizing the previous two games in the series: 9 Hours, 9 Persons, 9 Doors and Virtue's Last Reward.

Lots of anime fans aspire to join the anime industry. Very few from the west make it. Even fewer people go on to direct well known titles like Tekkonkinkreet, or produced the Animatrix. Michael Arias was a guest at the MCM London Comic Con this Ma...

More updates on the latest entry to the Fate/Extra series, this time touching upon the system and story of the game itself. As reported last time, Fate/Extella will be released in the 10th of November, 2016 on the PS4 and PSVita systems.

The Tokyo Reporter Amy Takahashi

Shukan Gendai June 11 In 2011, a woman using the name "Shizuka Minamoto" appeared in a unique adult video (AV) film. Titled "Lost Virginity," the production included a claim on its cover that Minamoto has extremely high intelligence.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The upcoming summer anime adaptation of The Morose Mononokean is getting closer and after some recent casting announcements and a new promotional video a bit more has arrived. The latest from the official site is a confirmed premiere date for the ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

20 months after volume 4 of Hellsing creator Kouta Hirano's history versus fantasy action manga Drifters was collected, volume 5 is out in Japan today. This has been presented a 36-minute version of the first two episodes of a TV anime adaptation,...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

We've known about the summer series Handa-kun for a while now as it's working to fill in some of the blanks before it leads into the previously animated Barakamon series. Now that we're close, the first official promo has come out with a lot of in...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

While you might think The Man would be for A-Rise, this weekend, A-kon, one of North America's largest anime conventions, was held in Dallas, Texas, and at the event, a group of Big D's finest got to show where their school allegiances really stand.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming original TV anime special RS Keikaku: Rebirth Storage/RS Project: Rebirth Storage, today posted a new 60-second PV introducing its main characters with their voices.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Media Blasters has been revealing some English dub info on its Facebook page recently, including a sneak peek at the dub cast for Rio: Rainbow Gate. The preview originally premiered at Colossalcon 2016, and among the cast featured in the video are...

Siliconera Sato

We recently got a look at Fate/Extella's first gameplay footage, and Marvelous has updated the official website with new details and screenshots on Artoria, Mumei Gilgamesh, and gameplay systems. Artoria Pendragon (CV: Ayako Kawasumi) King Arthur.

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With its premiere date set for 3 July, The Heroic Legend of Arslan: Dust Storm Dance is looking to be one of summer 2016's hottest anime, and the face-off between Prince Arslan and Silver Mask is being previewed in a brand new CM: The video featur...

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The first episode of the Rewrite anime will begin its broadcast on Saturday, July 2nd and will be 1 hour long. The hour long episode will air on Tokyo MX, Tochigi TV, GTV, MBS, and BS11. The time of the broadcast has yet to be revealed.

Posted 06/06/2016 If you're hungry for some new anime to watch in the midst of this current streaming season, then the weekend has brought a couple of new titles to the UK via Crunchyroll. In terms of all-new anime we have Bono Bono, the latest an...

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