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March 29, 2013, 12:00 AM

This year's 18th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is revealing an illustration for the second season of the Kuroko's Basketball anime on Monday. The illustration features Kuroko and Kagami in their new uniforms.

There is a meme going around the Japanese Internets which seem to have been started by Japanese High School Girls called "Makankosappo" [マカンコウサッポウ]. The Kanji is 魔貫光殺砲 and Dragonball fans will know that its a move that Piccolo does which you can s...

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Power Rangers Megaforce's Yellow Ranger Ciara Hanna posted a photo via Instagram of the Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger's GokaiYellow's suit and helmet. Could this confirm that the Gokaiger suits are indeed power-ups for the Megaforce rangers?

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The third game in the Zero Escape series will take place between Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors and Virtue’s Last Reward.   The games’ director, Kotaro Uchikoshi, shared the information with Siliconera during an interview today.

The fourth issue of Kill Time Communication's Comic Valkyrie online magazine launched a supplementary manga to Dall-Young Lim and Kwang-Hyun Kim's Freezing manga on Wednesday. The Freezing Pair Love Stories manga (pictured at right) tells the stor...

"Dream 9 Chō Collaboration Special! ! " to air on Sunday, April 7 Two commercials began airing for "Dream 9 Toriko & One Piece & Dragon Ball Z Chō Collaboration Special! ! " — the hour-long crossover television anime special between Toriko, One Pi...

The Lady Spade is not only one of the best indie idol acts working the circuit now, but one of the best unsigned music acts in Japan period. I admit that the sight of cute girls dressed in cosplay style uniforms may not seem particularly groundbre...

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North Korea is one scary place! Kim Jong-un is one scary young man! Recently, the country's state media released this photo of The Great Successor sitting at a computer. Make that, a super computer. In a large metal box.

The main cast members for the upcoming anime adaptation of Mamare Touno's Log Horizon novel was announced on Wednesday: Takuma Terashima as Shiroe Emiri Katō as Akatsuki Tomoaki Maeno as Naotsugu Jouji Nakata as Nyanta The story of Log Horizon beg...

Anyone remember what subject Mizuho Kazami taught? Apparently it wasn't math.  The Please Teacher!  anime/manga/light novel series is gearing up to celebrate its 10th anniversary despite premiering in January 2002.

"Team battle action" game for PS3/PS Vita also includes Luffy, To>riko, Goku This year's 18th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is revealing on Monday that Na>ruto is joining the lineup of Namco Bandai Games' J-Stars Victory Vs.

Tougeki aims to return after "perparatory period" for next stage The official website for Tougeki, once the largest tournament for fighting games in Japan, announced on Thursday that it is going on temporary suspension this year.

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North American anime distributor Viz Media announced the English dub cast for its Neon Alley streaming release of the Zetman television anime series on Tuesday: Jin Kanzaki — Jason Griffith Kōga Amagi — Grant George Konoha Amagi — Sophie Roberts B...

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Leviathan is an upcoming anime series, which as per its first PV, looks to combine the best of sci-fi, RPG themes, and attractive fun-sized females – but of course, the jewel in the center of it all is magic.

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Debuting this April is Kamen Rider Wizard's final and ultimate "style", the Kamen Rider Wizard Infinity. The style can be utilized via the the Infinity Wizard Ring, which originated from Haruto's tears.

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Project Versus J, Namco Bandai’s crossover fighting game featuring Jump characters, has an official title now. It’s titled J-Stars Victory Vs. , according to the latest issue of Jump.   Additionally, Naruto has been confirmed as part of the game’s...

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The first official images of Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger's KyoryuGold has just surfaced online as he will make his debut this April! The new images confirmed some of the rumors concerning the new hero! Kyoryu Gold is a samurai from 400 years ago named...

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Despite the country’s phenomenal growth in recent years, the words “Made in China” carry certain negative connotations for some. Ignoring the fact that a vast proportion of our electrical goods–iPhones included–are assembled there, many people are...

It's been a while since we heard from the James Mangold (Knight and Day, 3:10 to Yuma) directed The Wolverine, with our last post focusing on filming in Japan. Now that we're getting closer to the premiere, a pair of trailers debuted, offering up ...

livetune, Song Riders to perform theme songs for series premiering April 4 In addition to the earlier promotional video, Pony Canyon is also streaming two new television commercials for Devil Survivor 2 The Animation on Wednesday.

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Shochiku started streaming the extended promotional video for the upcoming fifth chapter of the Space Battleship YAMATO film remake, Space Battleship YAMATO 2199, “Homesick Intergalactic Space”. This comprises of the remake's episodes 15th to 18th.

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Sanspo reported that actor Kousei Amano (Kamen Rider Blade, Kamen Rider Fourze) and actress Akiko Hinagata (Sagishi Ririko) just got married. The announcement came from a fax from Amano's agency. The two met while working on a drama in 2007 and da...

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The addition of 1/7th scale Vocaloid Megurine Luka to my figure collection came as no surprise considering how much of a fan I’ve become of the music she has been featured in (Just Be Friends, anyone? ).

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Ciara Hanna aka Megaforce Yellow has just posted a new image on her Instagram and much to my surprise, it's her wearing the GokaiYellow suit! It's official folks, the Gokaiger suits will indeed appear in Power Rangers Super Megaforce!

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Namco Bandai Games started streaming the first promo for the Dragon Ball Tap Battle smartphone game for the iOS and Android. The video features playable characters Goku, Vegeta, Krillin, Piccolo, Trunks, Freeza, and Cell.

If you own a Wii U, you probably noticed the somewhat lengthy load time that takes place when returning to the Wii U menu. Nintendo aims to fix that with a pair of firmware updates, the first of which is set to arrive in April.

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