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March 24, 2013, 11:30 PM

The winners of this year's Tokyo Anime Awards received their honors at Tokyo International Anime Fair on Saturday. The top award and the awards of merit for lifetime achievement were already announced last month.

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Yuzupon's Welcome to Sugarpot no longer on Amazon, but is still sold digitally Manga creator Yuzupon reported on Friday that the print version of the first Welcome to Sugarpot (Sugarpot e Yōkoso) manga volume was withdrawn from bookstores due to T...

Director Kunihiko Ikuhara (Revolutionary Girl Utena, Penguindrum, several Sailor Moon television series) presented brief footage from his new anime work, tentatively titled "Yuri Kuma Arashi" (literally, Yuri Bear Storm), in a discussion event on ...

CAPCOM to release more details at a later date CAPCOM made a series of announcements for its Mega Man franchise at PAX East's World of CAPCOM Panel, which celebrated Mega Man's 25th anniversary. CAPCOM hinted at a new project to answer the call of...

Talento Tsuji Nozomi (25) gave birth to her third child on March 21 at 4:25 pm. On the following day, both Tsuji and her husband Sugiura Taiyo announced the good news on their respective blogs. According to Tsuji’s blog, it was a baby boy we...

Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai NEXT – 11 Filed under Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai, First Impressions by Takaii | 1 Comment 「迷えるチキンな俺」 (Mayoeru Chikin na Ore) “I’m a Confused Chicken” With the last episode just a week away, I can’t get over how impre...

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The GARO official website announced a brand new side-story film entitled “GARO Gaiden: Tougen no Fue” (牙狼外伝 桃幻の笛), centering around Jabi and Rekka, as they went to the Northern Forest. The film premieres this July.

On March 22, it was revealed that AKB48 and SKE48 member Kitahara Rie (21) will play a high school student in the Fuji TV drama “Kazoku Game”, which begins airing every Wednesday at 10PM starting in April.

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How I wish I could fly to Japan this instant for the Tokyo International Anime Fair 2013, but enough about wishful thinking. Luckily, the folks who attended the event have some pictures to share for us international anime fans.


The TV commercial for Ginga Kikōtai Majestic Prince and 2-minute promo video is now available for viewing. The story follows humanity after it expanded its frontier into space in a quest for resources.

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Dragon Ball vs One Piece vs Toriko “Project Versus J” Teaser Site Open Dragon Ball vs One Piece vs Toriko “Project Versus J” Teaser Site Open 41 minutes ago kureka Project Versus JProject Versus J, the Ultimate Shonen Jump Game Announced.

Osamu Kogure: Athletes, actors would costar in proposed production in actual gym Stage play actor Osamu Kogure reported on his blog on Saturday that a live play of Takehiko Inoue's Slam Dunk manga in under consideration.

Story about angel searching for "Book of Zero" not yet green-lit Anime studio Gainax revealed at its booth at the Tokyo International Anime Fair (TAF) that it has plans to create a new CGI anime titled Tenshi Yohō ~Strange Weathers~ (Angel Forecas...

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Setting up some seasonally appropriate merchandise scheduling, ques Q has slotted in a July release date for a swimsuit version of ToraDora! ’s memorable heroine Taiga Aisaka. The 21cm figure with removable Cardigan from sculptor Yuma will go for ...

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If you’re a fan of both Fate/stay night and magical girls, you should keep your eyes on this upcoming spin-off. It has been announced that the anime adaptation of Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya will air in Japan this summer.

Announced at Saturday's Lyrical Party V event The anime division of the retailer HMV reported on Saturday that production on a third film in the Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha anime franchise has been green-lit.

Fairy Tail manga author Hiro Mashima's Twitter feed @hiro_mashima recently passed the 2,000 post milestone, and did so with a few weeks crowded with eye catching skethes such as the must see new Erza piece.

A preview of Namie Amuro's new track "Can You Feel This Love" has been released through the singer's official Facebook page. The track is to be used as Mezamashi T. V. 's new theme song starting on April 1st, with no official date for the release ...

Those looking forward to playing Diablo III on consoles should enjoy the sizzle reel Blizzard debuted at PAX East. While it's nice to get a look at how it's shaping up on PlayStation 3, be wary of spoilers if you've never played before and intend ...

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Bandai Tamashii Nations has just posted the official images of S. H. FiguArts Classic Kamen Rider 1 and Shocker Combatant! Classic Kamen Rider 1 represents Takeshi Hongo's Rider form from episodes 1-13 of the 1971 Kamen Rider series.


In the Philippines, figure collecting is one of the many “wishes” of anime/manga/game enthusiasts but the issue that they always encounter is that they doubt if they could even start one. They think that the costs for purchasing is going to crippl...

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It was just a couple days ago that Jump magazine revealed the inclusion of Final Fantasy X-2 with the remastered release of Final Fantasy X HD, and now Square Enix arrives with some good news. Both X HD and its sequel are due for a western release...

As announced at their PAX East panel today, Capcom and WayForward (Contra 4, Double Dragon Neon, Mighty Switch Force) are teaming up to bring NES classic Ducktales back to consoles. Ducktales Remastered gives the platformer a spitshine on Xbox Liv...

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Muse: I’m going to start off with a bit of an apology to Porky. After the way the episode ended last week, I thought that he had somehow turned against Tsutomu. As it turned out, Porky only said that because he was concerned that Tsutomu didn’t wa...

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Bandai Namco Games started streaming the third 4-minute promotional video for latest Mobile Suit Gundam game for the PlayStation 3, “Gundam Breaker”. The latest promo showcases the features of the game that answers the "desires to move GUNPLA".

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