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April 30, 2013, 6:00 PM

Osano Fumio, the Kodansha's Sailor Moon manga editor, confirmed on April 26th that the new Sailor Moon anime has been delayed. The previous announcement stated the anime was slated for release this summer.

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“Fantasy Kaleidoscope ~The Memories of Phantasm~” – Episode 2 of Touhou Fan-made Anime Series Posted by pKjd on Apr 29, 2013 @ 6:54 pm 29 Apr 「東方三魔女」 by (純粋) Earlier this week, the doujin circle Manpuku Jinja released a new promotional video for t...

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Hatsune Miku is now coming to a bento near you (that is if you have to time and patience to make her). The folks over at Japanese culture website, Kawaii Kakkoii Sugoi, have just created a step-by-step video explaining how to make an edible versio...

OBJECTION! Phoenix Wright 5 Announced He’s back! Phoenix Wright returns as the lead character in the next installment of the franchise. Gyakuten Saiban/Phoenix Wright 5 has been announced for the Nintendo 3DS with a localization already in the works.

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Traveler's Thrombosis, or deep vein thrombosis is an affliction that is often associated with flying. However in China, it appears that it is more commonly associated with video gaming than it is with air travel, especially now that after a young ...

Ah! My Goddess OVA Hits Japan in AugustAnime arrives alongside volume 46 By Joseph Luster Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 4/29/2013 Some more animated Ah! My Goddess is getting ready to take on Japan this fall.

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Move over Mario & Sonic at the Olympics! Sonic Athletics is the closest thing to running a 100 meter race as a blue hedgehog. Debuting at the Sega mini-amusement park Joypolis, Sonic Athletics puts eight players on treadmills to run in three event...

2013's six issue of monthly shoujo magazine LaLa, on sale in Japan this past week, was a big one.  Hiro Fujiwara's Kaichou wa Maid-sama!  has kicked off its final story arc. The 2006 manga has so far run 16 volumes in Japan.

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Get ready to wad an oddball classic into your life with the return of Katamari Damacy. No, it's not another entry in the series, but the unforgettable first game, which is coming to PS3 as a PlayStation 2 Classic on PSN this week.

In a teaser video released on Bandai’s official youtube channel, actress Honoka appears to promote the fourth coming release of the DX MoyaMoya Z Cune. And she’s completely in character as Malushina while doing it!

Capcom is hyping up a collaboration with Dragon Ash, which has the rock group making a music video tie-in with Resident Evil: Revelations. The special video for their song "Trigger" will debut in May, featuring snippets of Revelations footage thro...

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It’s been a while since I got fed up with KisuHama Learning, dropping the only Kis-My-Ft2 show I was covering. Will the group’s new regular show, Kis-My-BUSAIKU, be able to capture my interest and put Kis-My-Ft2 back into my review queue?

Eva style Visa issued by Sumitomo; running & basketball shoes in Evangelion colors The credit card company Visa (via Sumitomo Mitsui Bank) and sport shoe brand adidas are two of the latest companies to team up with Evangelion for tie-in products.

Some, or maybe many otaku males in Japan pride themselves in their masochistic preferences and many popular verbally abusive female characters in anime keep them begging for more. Animeone polled which voice actress that they want to be verbally a...

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The official website of the Robotics;Notes stage play posted the photos of the cast members in costume. The play will run at the Space Zero Hall near Tokyo's Shibuya station during the Golden Week holidays (between May 3 and 12).

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Last summer, the above teaser image was posted online. It announced that classic anime Princess Mononoke was coming to the London stage. Pictures of said collaboration have surfaced online in Japan, where some seem totally shocked by the production.

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Remember the short preview for Acquire’s dark and stylish RPG that was featured a while back? If you’ve been waiting to see more of that fancy video, as well as more characters from the game, your wait is over.

the GazettE Reveals Details on New Live DVD music posted by Keia 24 minutes ago   ·   0 comments It's only April and the GazettE already made many great announcements for their fans. In March they've announced the release of a new Live DVD.

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A survery conducted by Shunkan! Research where 137, 374 respondents were sampled indicates that 42% of Japanese consider themselves as Otaku. Although the term has been considered derogatory in Japan, most of the respondents still believe that the...

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Imagine you’re a comic book fan, browsing for something new to read. Intrigued by what you’ve heard about Japanese manga, you pick one up and open it to the first page. And wow, there’s a dead body in the first panel!

Black Rock Shooter has a very interesting origin for a media franchise. Starting off as a sketch done by a Hatsune Miku fan, the character eventually spawned an OVA, three manga series, an anime, and two games.

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One week has passed since Yui Ogura and Kaori Ishihara graduated from the voice actress unit StylipS. The staff at Lantis haven’t wasted time, because they already picked two new girls to replace them.


Well we're a little closer to getting these out again at the beginning of the week.   It's Monday and I'm so happy that I had Friday and Saturday off.   Apparently they sucked ass at work.   In the mean time I had an OK weekend.


Kuramochi Asuka's solo debut single [Itsumo Soba ni] will be released on 29 May 2013. As previously reported, this will be released in one CD+DVD type, and 5 "one coin" CD only types, costing just 500 yen each.

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Sony have shared a new trailer for Quantic Dreams’ upcoming PlayStation 3 game, Beyond: Two Souls. As previously reported, Beyond is a story about Jodie, a girl with supernatural powers and a psychic link with a supernatural entity.

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Yesterday at a Tokyo Game Night (TGN) Playse #01 tournament event, Yosuke Hayashi, the leader of Team Ninja‘s Ichigaya Development Group 1 announced that his team is currently hard at work on a new Dead or Alive 5 game for the PlayStation 3 and Xb...


Every anime season, there's always one or two shows that possesses a massively difficult to remember title that makes all of us wonder why they couldn't simply have gone with a more straightforward name.

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