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July 6, 2016, 5:00 PM
Tokyo Girls Update Kenji Harada

"Kawaii skirt no mekurikata (How to flip up skirts in cute ways): SCHOOLGIRL COMPLEX 4," the latest work by photographer Yuki Aoyama will be released on July 17. Young ladies, who have a symbolic existence in Japanese society, are depicted in this...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

A few days ago we posted about a countdown that D3 Publisher had going for some kind of idol-related project with "i-death" in the URL. That wasn't just some oddball placeholder, because the project has been revealed as Idol Death Game TV.

IGN Alex Osborn

Yoshiyuki Sadamoto, the original character designer behind FLCL, as well as Neon Genesis Evangelion and Wolf Children, is returning for the FLCL sequel series, Production I. G announced during a panel at Anime Expo.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The wait is almost over as the pilot for Cannon Busters: The Animated Series, the project from Producer and Director LeSean Thomas (Makestuff, LLC), whose work has been seen on The Boondocks, The Legend of Korra (Book 1) and Black Dynamite: The An...

by George Marston, Newsarama Contributor Date: 05 July 2016 Time: 02:02 PM ET CREDIT: Cartoon Network Samurai Jack creator Genndy Tartakovski debuted a new behind-the-scenes featurette for the show's upcoming fifth season at Anime Expo.

Anime News Network's Anime Expo 2016 news coverage sponsored by Yen Press. Video game and manga publisher Sekai Project announced at the "Catgirls Galore! Meet Sayori, the creator of Neko Para! " panel at Anime Expo on Sunday that it will launch a...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Finally! The second season of the Attack on Titan anime will be aired next spring. Wit Studio, which did the first season back in 2013, is returning to handle the second one, and Tetsuro Araki, who was first season's Series Director, is also back ...

Attack on TitanAttack on Titan Wikia "Attack on Titan" is titled "Shingeki no Kyojin" in Japan that translates to "The Advancing Giants. " Until now, the title has been a little bit ironic as the anime adaptation of Hajime Isayama's popular manga ...

Siliconera Sato

In a preview snippet of this week's issue of Famitsu magazine, it's been revealed that Fate/Extella's newest playable characters are Karna, Lu Bu, and Gawain. The sample image is tiny, but we can still get a glimpse of the three newcomers in Karna...

Yumemiru Adolescence work the angles in the MV for "Leadership", the coupling song from their 5th major label single "Love for You" (release date: July 27)! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Contributor Wanted!

Regular high school dude keeps getting bitten and maybe murdered by a ghost girl every night for some reason? There are probably several parallel worlds and/or timelines that he's in? Some fairies show up?

Comic Book Megan Peters

While this past weekend found most people at BBQ parties and shooting fireworks, thousands of anime fans instead traveled to Los Angeles for this year's Anime Expo. The event, which ranks as the largest anime convention in North America, was packe...

July 5, 2016 • By Francesco De Meo Koei Tecmo and Omega Force have been working hard on the soon to be released new Berserk game, currently known as Berserk Musou, and have recently shown more of the game with new screenshots and a new trailer.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

After seeing all the beautiful art on display, fill yourself up with some Laputa bread. This week sees the opening of the comprehensive retrospective art exhibit covering all 22 Studio Ghibli anime films at Tokyo's Roppongi Hills.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Nothing succeeds like excess, and for five decades now, Weekly Playboy has been a very successful magazine. Some prurient periodical purchasers may be disappointed to find that not all of the of the attractive young women featured in Japan's Weekl...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Toei today released a new 30-second CM for the upcoming 13th One Piece feature film, One Piece Film Gold, featuring its insert song "GOLD & JIVE ~SILVER OCEAN" performed by Carina (CV: Hikari Mitsushima) and Gildo Tesoro (Kazuhiro Yamaji).

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Beauty is in the tiniest details. Japanese lingerie brand Feast has been making a name for itself as one of the country's premier manufacturers catering to ladies with petite "cinderella" busts. Now they've teamed up with Sanrio's popular Little T...

Siliconera Sato
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Ladies and gentlemen, the long wait is ALMOST over! During a live reading event for Attack on Titan called Shinkeki Matsuri, whereby cast members read lines from the anime, it was announced that Hajime Isayama's worldwide bestselling manga is gett...

The GLORIO Blog Artemis

Tsukushi, a shy and clumsy boy completely new to the world of soccer, finds himself with a sudden passion for the sport after being asked to help out in a futsal match by classmate and budding soccer genius Jin.

A lot of news came out of this past weekend's Anime Expo, including plenty of licensing announcements in the realm of anime, manga, and beyond. Among it all was the announcement that North American publisher Vertical has licensed Nisio Isin and Vo...

Keymochi Key Mochi

VIZ Media prepares to deliver a fun-filled, exciting weekend of anime and manga inspired fun and fan celebration as it announces its participation in the 2016 Anime Expo. VIZ Media's presence will be highlighted by special guest appearances, panel...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

After being off the market for several years with how the licensing originally unfolded back in 2004 with DreamWorks subsidiary Go Fish Pictures picking it up and then Bandai Entertainment bringing it out in 2009, Funimation has now acquired the 2...

Anime Evo Flower

Today the announcement for a second anime season of the Show by Rock! ! series come out . . . and all I can say is . . . HUZZAH! It is slated to appear in the Fall 2016 season and you bet your boots I am going to be blogging it!

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco shared the latest look at their upcoming 3DS fighter by Arc System Works, One Piece: Grand Pirate Colosseum, with a new clip showcasing more of its action. The game borrows various elements from previous Arc System Works fighters alon...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Go forth, mighty heroes/rail passengers! Seek adventure in the magical realm of Yokohama! The Tokyu Toyoko train line has a lot going for it. It's clean and punctual (even by Japan's lofty standards), affordably priced, and connects Tokyo and Yoko...

MYTH & ROID added more release details for new single Paradisus-Paradoxum featured as the second opening theme for anime Re:Zero -Starting Life in Another World- (Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活). Their 4th single also includes coupling track theater D used as in...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The recent issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump has revealed that the 74th volume of Kubo's Bleach manga will be the final volume. The volume will release in Japan this Fall/Autumn. The magazine also featured the 680th chapter of the manga, whic...

'絶望という病' (Zetsubou to Iu Yamai) "The Sickness Called Despair" I hate to beat Subaru when he's down but the poor kid just doesn't learn. It's painful to keep reliving the same scenes from last week, but it really drives home how hard he took it.

IGN Alex Osborn

Share. Yoh Yoshinari returning to direct. By Alex Osborn The new Little Witch Academia TV series will be making its way to Netflix, as the popular streaming service has licensed Studio Trigger's upcoming anime.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

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