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October 18, 2016, 10:30 AM

The rumors of a new Red Read game appear to be true. Over the weekend, developer Rockstar posted some less than subtle studio logos with the series' iconic red and black color scheme. Now, we have our first piece of art -- seven silhouetted indivi...

Yet another heartwarming story about a man befriending a loli. In a non-sexual way. Probably. It's cute and very well-made, but I know that just like with Sweetness and Lightning, I'm going to end up being bored to tears.

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Filmmaker Makoto Shinkai's anime movie "Your Name" has earned more than 15. 4 billion yen ($148 million) at the Japanese box office after 52 days in theaters, making it the fifth highest-grossing anime film in Japan, Anime News Network reports.

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Following the first one showing their backs, the official website for the upcoming Ansatsu Kyoushitsu: 365 Nichi no Jikan/Assassination Classroom: The Time of 365 Days compilation film today updated with an another new key visual introducing Nagis...

Welcome to part two of Music & Anime: A Relationship Editorial, where we explore various connections between the two mediums. You can see part one here where we take a look at the soundtracks of Blood Blockade Battlefront and The Boy and The Beast.

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Itano Tomomi has dropped the PV for her new song "OMG. " SEE ALSO: Itano Tomomi plays princess and old woman in PV for 'HIDE & SEEK' "OMG" is the lead track off of Itano's second album "Get Ready" that's slated for release on November 2.

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Ash/Satoshi is off to a brand new Pokemon adventure in the Alola islands, and a brand new PV for the Pokemon Sun and Moon TV anime is not just introducing sh and Pikachu, but the people he will be meeting in this new adventure.

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While it's almost a year since the Girls und Panzer der Film came out theatrically in Japan, we got word earlier this month that Sentai Filmworks picked up the rights for it. They're still waiting to reveal what their full plans are for it but the...


Oct17 Scenery and Cycling go together I like out-of-the-ordinary (at least in the US) sports. Auto Racing, Olympics (not Volleyball or Basketball), Soccer, etc. And one that I like seeing some of is Cycling.

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Hideo Kawashima TOKYO (TR) - Tokyo Metropolitan Police have arrested a 61-year-old man who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman after luring her to a hotel by pretending to be a scout for models, reports TV Asahi (Oct.

Perversion has again become the focus of Okusama ga Seitokaichou as some scandalous photos surface for all the anime's delectable maidens, with the only apparent solution to the predicament being yet more service.

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At a recent live stream event, Japanese mobile developer Cygames announced that a TV anime adaptation of their Granblue Fantasy smartphone game is in production for January 2017. The first visual, cast, staff and promotional video were all also re...

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The official website of the anime adaptation of Koushi Tachibana and Tsunako's Date A Live light novel series has been updated with a mysterious clock counting down, titled Date A Time. The clock itself is ticking down to October 22nd at 5pm JST.

Following their work on both Persona 3 the Movie and Persona 4 the Golden Animation, Aniplex of America have announced they will be publishing an "Import" version of Persona 5 the Animation -The Day Breakers- in North America as of next year.


Mist shrouds the valleys the day we leave Tokyo for the countryside along the Hokuriku line. It seems appropriate that after days in the city of neon lights and chaos we should find ourselves in foggy temple gardens, tip-toeing between mossy paths...

Today's Japanese news: teaser website and gameplay clip for The Alliance Alive, but also. . . Monster Hunter Stories: RIDE ON (anime series) SEGA 3D Classics Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki Puzzle & Dragons X The Alliance Alive Last week, we learned from...

It's not secret that Porter Robinson is obsessed with Japanese culture, and as a fellow anime fan, you really cannot blame him. So it comes as no real shock that he has announced the release of his first effort into anime with the forthcoming 'She...

Fairy Tail Chapter 506, titled Broken Bonds, is packed with multiple events that could redefine where the popular Japanese manga is headed. [Warning: Fairy Tail Chapter 505 spoilers and 506 speculations are ahead] Fans of Fairy.


BestFriends4Ever Yes Flip Flappers returns, but I'm not alone because Skylion is also tagging along on this wild and crazy adventure! I gotta say after just two episodes I'm completely hooked on this series and I can't get enough.


On October 16, it has been revealed that Yasushi Akimoto will be producing a new idol group consisting of eight 2D characters designed by eight different creators. Each member will be voiced by real-world (3D) female voice actors.

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"The Exterminated Capital! The Twirly Hat Crew Arrive! " What They Say: Night and day, Jack faces the fury of the two sworn defenders of Zou, but while they put up a good fight, the Minks aren't able to subdue Jack, especially after he brings out ...

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Level 5 recently shared the official debut trailer for Yo-Kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki, following a CoroCoro leak. Here's a look at the colorful trailer. Sukiyaki is the third version of Yo-kai Watch 3 to be released, after the initial release of Sushi a...

It's hard to be a top anime that everyone loves and knows. It seems like there can only be two or three a season but there are so many more interesting anime that have INCREDIBLE MUSIC. Every song has a different bit of spice and flavor but all of...

There are a handful of streaming options for simulcast anime and simulpubbed manga, but how about light novels? That's a niche that J-Novel Club is looking to fill with the launch of a new website that lets readers dig into light novels in English...

On October 14th, Sony Music Company announced that a popular anime song singer Eir Aoi goes on indefinite hiatus due to her health issue. After the long discussion between her and her staff, the concert at Budokan on November 4th and 5th will be h...

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Persona 4 Arena and Persona 4 Arena Ultimax director Kazuhisa Wada recently made an appearance at Toushinsai 2016, where he said that he "definitely wants to make a Persona 5 Arena. " [Thanks, Game Jouhou.

The Newtype character rankings are becoming all about the anime movies. Re:Zero still finds a place in the latest top five, but its leads are stuggling among the main characters of new, or soon to be release, feature animes (though to be fair, Sub...

This summer, sales opened for figures maker FREEing's 1/4 scale taken on Hestia from Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Well, she was was recently exhibited. Japanese fans noted how anatomically detailed Chestia's assets were, and o...

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FuRyu has opened the teaser website for The Alliance Alive, its newly announced RPG for 3DS. It's due out in Japan in spring 2017 for 6,280 yen. The full website isn't scheduled to open until October 20, but the background of the teaser website fe...

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Every Monday, manga artist Kiseki Himura (Sword Art Online Progressive) Tweets an illustration of the daily lives of busty young women in the "Tawawa on Monday" series. These are now being adapted into a series of anime shorts, which, like their h...

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A slightly early look at the cover of the November of G Fantasy magazine, out in Japan on the 18th, has revealed plans for an anime adaptation of Higasa Akai's The Royal Tutor (aka Oushitsu Kyoushi Haine).

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Sega is bringing the Sonic Mania collector's edition first announced for North America in September to Europe as well, the company announced. The collector's edition is available to pre-odrer exclusively through Amazon in the United Kingdom, Franc...

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