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October 12, 2016, 10:00 PM
October 12, 2016, 10:00 PM

It's difficult at first to reckon with the jarring opening minutes of Miss Hokusai, Keiichi Hara's anime adaptation of the Hinako Sugiura manga series. Named for the daughter of famed Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai, the film starts with with O...

A brief animation based on Kiseki Himura's (the manga artist for Sword Art Online: Progressive) Getsuyobi no Tawawa illustration series has premiered, which centers around a salaryman who has befriended a schoolgirl - likely to be regarded as yet ...

Honey's Anime HoneyFeed

It has been revealed that seinen horror manga Higanjima will be getting a short anime adaptation on YouTube and Nico Nico starting 15 October. The story follows Akira Miyamoto as he sets out to save his older brother from a vampire-inhabited islan...

Akiba Souken, a Japanese news site dedicated to the Akiharara-related pop culture/products, today revealed the result of its online popularity poll for the summer 2016 TV anime. It was conducted on its anime portal site "AniPota" from September 21...

tokyohive ustar

On October 10, AKB48 group's event 'AKB48 Group Unit Single Soudatsu Janken Taikai' was held at World Memorial Hall. The group's 7th janken tournament was held in the Kansai Region for the very first time.

ANGERME want another chance to make things right in the sentimental MV for "Wasurete Ageru" from their triple A-side single "Umaku Ienai/Ai no Tame Kyou made Shinka Shitekita Ningen Ai no Tame Subete Taika Shitekita Ningen/Wasurete Ageru" (release...

METANORN Overcooled

Oct10 By Overcooled, posted under ANIME You can tackle me anytime ;D All Out! ! dazzled me in the pre-season PV stage with gorgeous art promising firm asses, thick thighs, and pecs you just want to bury your face in.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

One Piece creator Eiichiro Oda has a crazy work schedule. He barely sleeps. Most of his day is spent doing the manga, so if you are going to work with him, he wants you to be willing to die for it. In an One Piece Gold interview uploaded by 2ch, f...

OIGEL Ardie Echel

#HunterXHunter #Anime - 'Hunter X Hunter' Season 3 anime series update: Anime to be delayed further? : "Hunter X Hunter" is a very popular anime series and the season one and two were very successful. However, the makers have not given a green sig...

Yibada ron Cayetano

Will "Tokyo Ghoul" season 3 release date come earlier than its expected 2017 airing? Despite Studio Pierrot's silence about the highly anticipated third season of the manga turned anime series, it can be remembered that it has been earlier reporte...

October 11, 2016 06:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time SANTA MONICA, Calif. --(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Leading U. S. toy and consumer products manufacturer JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK) today announced the launch of a newly formed business unit,...

The GLORIO Blog EuricaeriS

At 17 years old, Rei Kiriyama is already living alone, funded by his winnings as a renowned shogi prodigy. Outside of his professional life however, things are much tougher as Rei struggles in his relationship with family and friends.

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

Saitama police arrested a man caught in a trap designed to nab a women's underwear thief (shop-list. com) SAITAMA (TR) - To catch a thief - specifically, a women's underwear thief. Early Monday morning, Saitama Prefecture Police apprehended a 43-y...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 10, 2016 . 12:00pm Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2's PlayStation 4 closed beta is running until 1am PT on October 11, 2016, with an open beta running from 1am PT on October 14, 2016 until 1am PT on October 17, 2016.

The beloved Kunio-kun series will be receiving a compilation game entitled "Kunio-kun Nekketsu Complete Famicom Series" consisting of all the titles released on the original famicom in honor of its 30th anniversary, instilling nostalgia in older p...

Before it was an anime series, the Garo franchise started out as a live-action late night tokusatsu show. It made its debut in 2005, and at this past weekend's Monsterama convention Kraken Releasing announced that they licensed the original series.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Following a Kickstarter campaign earlier in the year, Funimation is preparing to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Escaflowne with a collector's edition, standard editions, and movie, scheduled for October 18, 2016.

"Classicaloid" versions of classical music composers like Beethoven and Mozart have appeared in modern day Japan. They look like normal people (in slightly weird clothes) but when they play their "musique", very strange things begin to happen.

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Makoto Shinkai's latest anime film, your name. , has been a runaway success, and as it seems, people are now excited for his next work. During the 21st Busan International Film Festival in South Korea, the popular anime director made an appearance...

Anime Lovers KINGRPG

NBCUniversal Entertainment Japan has released the first part of short anime series titled Getsuyoubi no Tawawa (月曜日のたわわ) / Tawawa on Monday. Yeah! It's an anime for Oppai lovers. The series designed by Himura Kiseki (比村 奇石) or known as Strangeston...

Anime Herald Mike Ferreira

It's time to travel back, to a time when Emperor Meiji was still in power, and the Shogunate was on its way out. Yesterday, it was announced that Broccoli's Meiji Tokyo Renka series of visual novels will receive an anime TV series.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Today, October 11, is the fourth anniversary of the Bravely series. The series' official Twitter account sent out a tweet today with a commemorative illustration and a tease for something new. The tweet reads: "It's Bravely's four-year anniversary!

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the Code Geass 10th anniversary project has revealed that many cast members of the anime will be attending the November 27th event. Additional information about the event was also revealed.

Siliconera Sato

Nippon Ichi revealed in this week's issue of Famitsu magazine that Witch and the Hundred Knight 2 is releasing in Japan in Winter 2017. Here are some more details on story and characters. [Thanks, Hachima.

GoBoiano Media Nate Lou

77-year-old Michiyo Yasuda passed away due to illness on October 5th, as reported by Mainichi News. A funeral will be held by close relatives. Yasuda was a Studio Ghibli color designer who managed Studio Ghibli's color department from its inceptio...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney is coming to iOS and Android devices this winter, Capcom announced. Originally released for DS in 2007, the fourth entry in the Ace Attorney series stars up-and-coming attorney Apollo Justice, who works together with T...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Compile Heart has released the launch trailer for Divine Prison Tower: Mary Skelter. The PS Vita dungeon RPG is due out on October 13 in Japan. If you missed them, previous updates detailed purification, skill expansion, level degeneration, quests...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Square Enix's Dragon Quest of the Stars, or Hoshi no Dragon Quest, has topped 12 milliondownloads in Japan, the company announced. The smartphone RPG launched on October 15, 2015 in Japan. To commemorate 12 million downloads, Square Enix will host...

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