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March 8, 2013, 10:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Ash's Charizard is back. That's right, because tonight on Pokémon: Best Wishes! , Pocket Monster trainer Ash once again got his Charizard. Fans of the anime will know that this Charizard is the fifth Pokémon Ash nabbed, and tonight's episode, told...

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It was announced that big hit manga “Itazura na Kiss“, which was serialized on “Bessatsu Margaret” (Shueisha) during 1990 ~ 1999, will get a live-action drama adaptation with the title “Itazura na Kiss ~Love in TOKYO.

JEFusion (GekiDan)

Kaoru Tada's classic shoujo manga Itazura na Kiss will have another live action drama series adaptation. To be entitled “Itazura Na Kiss ~Love in Tokyo”, the drama stars Honoka Miki (Kamen Rider OOO's Mezool human form) as the lead character, Koto...

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If you’re living in Japan and find yourself recently unemployed or facing an extended vacation you’re in luck! That’s right. Currently there is a job offer for work inside the nuclear power plant of sunny Okuma, Fukushima, home to the Fukushima Da...

JEFusion (GekiDan)

From the same distributor and movie house that brought us Rurouni Kenshin last December, Pioneer Films and SM Cinema have teamed-up again to bring us TOEI's highest grossing film, One Piece Film Z to the Philippines.

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Square Enix and Hori have a sweet Dragon Quest X Metal Slime Keyboard globbing to a store (not so near) to you. The 109 key USB keyboard has a smiling enter key and includes 12 metal slimes!   You can place use the metal slimes as toppers for the ...

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The official website for the Detective Conan films began streaming the second trailer for the 17th anime movie, “Detective Conan: Private Eye in the Distant Sea”. Conan and Ran are up against the dangerous Spy "X".

Frontwing head talked about anime plans for school title before its release The April issue of Kadokawa Group Publishing's COMPTIQ magazine is announcing on Saturday that the anime adaptation of Frontwing's adult PC game Le Fruit de La Grisaia (Gr...

On the latest issue of FRIDAY, Nakamaru Yuichi (29) of KAT-TUN and actress Katase Nana (31) were caught on a 'late night gyutan date'. They are currently working together in Nihon TV's Sunday Countdown Show Shuuichi.

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Last weekend, it has been announced that the Fairy Tail anime series will be ending this March, but the author of fantasy adventure manga, Hiro Mashima do noted in Twitter that the "anime will not be ending", and there will be more to come soon.

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“Kimi no Iru Machi” – Manga to TV Anime Adaptation Posted by pKjd on Mar 7, 2013 @ 11:46 pm 7 Mar According to this year’s 15th issue of Weekly Shounen Magazine, a TV anime adaptation of Seo Kouji’s romance-drama manga series, 「Kimi no Iru Machi ~...

JEFusion (GekiDan)

Here's the very simple roll call video clip from the recent team-up film Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters vs Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger THE MOVIE. The film debuted at the 4th spot of the Japan Box Office Weekend.

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Bandai Namco Games started streaming the second full promo for the latest Kamen Rider game for the PlayStation 3, Kamen Rider Battride War (仮面ライダー バトライド・ウォー). The promo showcases various gameplay scenes and other features.

Toren Smith, one of the looming figures in the story of localizing manga and anime for English speakers, passed away on March 4th at age 52. Smith was an influential, outspoken and sometimes controversial translator who helped bring classics like ...

Since the Winter Wonder Festival, Goodsmile Company has been revealing their set of 12 vocaloid mini figures in the Nendoroid Petite: Hatsune Miku Selection Set. This second set, following on from the popular Nendo Petite Vocaloids sold in 2009, 2...

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Now that everyone has probably sobered up from last year’s Rolling Stones and Suntory collaboration, a new rock legend is bringing a slightly classier offering to Japan. For just a few weeks of March, in Ginza, Tokyo you can enjoy the sights, soun...

Part 2 characters are playable in August 29 PS3 game This year's 15th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is revealing on Monday that Caesar Zeppeli and ACDC will be playable characters in Namco Bandai Games' JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: ...

David John Shewsbury

This is Transformers MP-10 Cybertron Commander Convoy or also known as Optimus Prime produced by Takara Tomy of Japan. An all-new mold at a smaller scale than the MP-01 and MP-04 (and their variants). Convoy is approximately the same height as Rod...

Siliconera Spencer

In the year 20XX, mysterious gates appear in different regions in the world. Invaders emerge from the gate and Zillions of Enemy X ravage the Earth. The five gates are in Washington (USA), Tokyo (Japan), Pretoria (South Africa), and Paris (France).

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Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F is headed to North America and Europe, Sega  announced via their Facebook page this morning. Well, sort of.   The Vocaloid rhythm game, originally developed and released for the PlayStation Vita, was also released on t...

‘Deadpool’ Looks Like It Might Be A Fun Game To Play On Mute Below is the new trailer for the upcoming Deadpool video game. You already know how we feel about the character. Even Kotaku recently posted an article that echoes our thoughts.

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The jacket covers and track list for AKB48 member Takahashi Minami’s solo debut single, “Jane Doe“, have been revealed! “Jane Doe” is currently being used as the opening theme for Fuji TV’s drama, ‘Saki‘.


T. M. Revolution Sings “Memeshikute” on Wii U Karaoke To promote the Wii U Karaoke, a collaboration game between Nintendo and Joysound, they have roped in one of our favorite anisong singer T. M. Revolution.

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SKE48 Hata Sawako announced her graduation from the group during today’s team K2′s theater performance. She will leave the group at the end of March to attend voice actress training school from April.

If you happened to pick up Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance for PlayStation 3, it's almost time for the arrival of the platform-exclusive VR Missions. PS3 users are getting 30 more missions on March 12, and the set will be available as a free downlo...

Vividred Operation – 09 Filed under First Impressions, Vividred Operation by Zephyr | 0 Comments 「晴れときどきふわふわ」 (Hare Tokidoki Fuwafuwa ) “Sunny and Sometimes Fluffy” “God’s in his heaven, all’s right with the world.


Japan, famously known for their wide selection of café and bars, will be opening a new android girl-themed café and bar for the techies alike. The cafe, called “Androidol,” will dawn girls in android outfits hoping to bring the “future” vibe.

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Nekogami Yaoyorozu Anime Added by NIS America Nekogami Yaoyorozu Anime Added by NIS America 8 minutes ago kureka NIS America (NISA), the American subsidiary of the Nippon Ichi Software game company, confirmed on Thursday that it will release the T...

Aniplex USA has confirmed plans for a domestic home video release of next month’s second Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai television series. The show will premiere on Japanese television and Crunchyroll on April 6.

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