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April 3, 2018, 12:00 PM
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Mirasol Fernandez Sekiguchi (Twitter) TOKYO (TR) - Tokyo Metropolitan Police have busted a Filipino hostess club in Taito Ward for operating without a proper license, reports TBS News (Mar. 29). On March 27, police arrested Mirasol Fernandez Sekig...

Crunchyroll has been announcing a bunch of spring 2018 anime simulcast titles as the season kicks off, and the latest was Lupin the 3rd Part 5. The series begins on April 3 at 11:30am Pacific Time for Crunchyroll members in North America, South an...

Lupin the Third Part 5 premieres April 3, but we've got a slightly early look at the series' opening sequence. The series, which takes place in France, is said to take the franchise in a more high-tech direction. >> Reuters

It was the first time a North Korean leader had attended a South Korean performance in the North's capital. Kim was seen clapping in tune to some of the songs and took photographs with the performers after the show.

'愛の在り処' (Ai no Arika) "Where Love Is" Power levels made their return to Nanatsu no Taizai, so you know what that means: a mixed bag episode. Which is a real shame because a lot of what went on this episode was really cool.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© GoRA · GoHands / k-7 project We learned back in the spring of 2017 that there are seven film projects in the works for the K property under the K: Seven Stories banner which Viz Media has already licensed.

Get a Peek at Naruto Kabuki Play's Naruto, Sasuke by Matt Schley April 2, 2018 We just got an update on the live-action Naruto film being produced in Hollywood. But over in Japan, they've already got a live-action Naruto.

Eleven Arts announced on Monday that it will hold United States theatrical screenings for Nippon Animation's two-film anime adaptation of Waki Yamato's Haikara-san ga Tooru manga. It will release the films with the title Haikara-San: Here Comes Mi...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Tetsuo Bamboo / Takeshi Takami / NSP 2001, © Hiroyuki Hatsu, Hideki Tsuji 2017Tetsuo Hara / Takemi Budo / NSP 2001, © Fist of Souten 2018 The spring 2018 anime season just got a bit more intense as Crunchyroll announced this weekend that they'll...

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Momoiro Clover Z come back this year with their new single Xiao Yi Xiao (笑一笑 ~シャオイーシャオ!~). This is the 19th single of Momoclo and will be released on April 11th. This is the first single of Momoiro Clover Z reduced to four members since the gradua...

Here's what's happening on the next episode of Kamen Rider Build. Episode 30: The Truth of the Pandora Box! Misora was possessed once again by the spirit of Vernage, the Queen of Mars, as she quickly evacuates all the Riders from the battlefield!

Gakuen Basara, the manga that reimagines the popular Sengoku Basara video games as a high school comedy, is being turned into an anime series. The series is being animated at Brain's Base with Minoru Ohara (Lupin III: Episode 0) at the helm and Ko...

Here's what's happening on the next Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger. Episode 9: To See You Again! The Lupin Collection was stolen by the Ganglers a long time ago, however there seems to be a piece of the Collection that went...

Siliconera Sato

The Brave Witches anime series got a VR game called 502nd JFW Brave Witches: VR Operation Baba-Yaga last year on PC, and the game is now available for PlayStation VR in Japan for 1,780 yen. Check out some gameplay below: Brave Witches: VR Operatio... AOL Staff

"(Kim Jong Un) showed much interest during the show and asked questions about the songs and lyrics," Culture Minister Do Jong-whan told reporters after the show. Sunday's performance coincided with the start of annual joint South Korean-U.

The official website for the Black Clover TV anime went up with a new cast member announcement this week. The latest voice actor to get in on the adaptation of Yūki Tabata's manga is Minami Tsuda, who is on board to play White Night Eye mad scient...

Siliconera Sato

Capcom is bringing a new balance update for Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition's Season 3 on April 3, and we got the full patch notes from Capcom Unity with a list of general changes and character adjustments.

The Fandom Post Kate O'Neil

King has been destroyed, but a few loose ends still need tying up. Per Sword's request, Luke erases Sophie's memory so that she can return to her normal life. Her days are peaceful, but in the back of her mind, Sophie knows she has lost something.

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By Jenni . April 2, 2018 . 10:00am Chasm finally has a solid release window. On the PlayStation Blog, Bit Kid Inc. 's James Petruzzi confirmed that the 2D Metroidvania following a Guildean knight named Daltyn attempting to delve into an unsettling...

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After a successful international run at the global streaming service, Netflix, Sword Gai: The Animation is getting a sequel. According to the anime's official website, Part II of the anime will be making its streaming premiere in summer 2018.

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

Erina Kamiya continues to find creative ways to justify staring at her chest. To succeed as an idol singer in Japan, you can't rely on just your singing talent. That fact is right there in the job description, since only half of the term "idol sin...

'いきなりのデビュー戦' (Ikinari no Debyuu-sen) "The Debut Race out of Nowhere" Special Week isn't the only thing that was super fast this week; so was my first episode post! So much so that it came out right at the gate right before I found out that Episode...

It's that time of the year again: the cherry blossoms fall, and the April Fool's pranks fly (on Easter, no less). Japan's anime, manga and video game industries are fun-loving enough to participate in this tradition every year.

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Square Enix has opened the official Japanese website for Dragon Quest Builders 2, providing the first official information and screenshots about the game. ■ Product Details Title: Dragon Quest Builders 2: The God of Destruction Malroth and the Vac...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

After teasing a new game reveal on April 1st, today Arc System Works announced Wizard's Symphony for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. The game is the latest game in Arc System Work's Wizard's Harmony series.

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