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November 23, 2012, 3:00 PM
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Mobile Suit Gundam plastic model kits, designed by three of the members of the idol group SKE48, is currently on display at the Akihabara UDX Gundam exhibition for the "Gunpla EXPO World Tour Japan 2012".

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Ayaka Nishiwaki (A-chan), Yuka Kashino (Kashiyuka), and Ayano Omoto (Nocchi) – better known collectively as the Japanese electropop act Perfume – arrived safely at Singapore’s Changi Airport at 5. 40am this morning.

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Spoilers for the much awaited Kamen Rider x Kamen Rider Wizard & Fourze: Movie Wars Ultimatum has surfaced online courtesy of a reliable spoiler provider from 2ch! Spoiler alert! Read at your own risk!

As we've reported in the past, Hatsune Miku Project Diva f is going capital F on PlayStation 3 in Japan this spring, and some promotional packaging has narrowed that date down even further. Hatsune Miku Project Diva F is now set for a March 7, 201...

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Just a heads up for all the Persona fans here – Persona 4 Arena is on sale at Amazon for $30. While this is a deep fighting game, you can button mash your way to the final battle if you just want to see what happens to the Investigation team.

Anime to begin airing from episode 1 on December 1 at 12:30 a. m. Jason DeMarco, vice president of strategic marketing and promotions for the paired television networks Cartoon Network and Adult Swim, announced on Thursday that Naruto will run on ...

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Advance tickets go on sale at festival in city that inspired anime's setting The official website for the anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day anime franchise began streaming the latest preview video for the upcoming film on Friday.

The Animate. tv service began streaming the first 89-second promotional video for the Cuticle Detective Inaba anime. The video debuted at the Animate Girls Festival event and at the Animate store chain's Ikebukuro branch last weekend.

The "Pick of the Week" at Starbucks is an interesting one. This time around the coffee chain is offering up codes for the iOS version of Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II, and the promotion will run in participating stores until November 27.

After laying some significant hints on Twitter that TV watchers should pay attention to the commercials between Psycho-Pass and Robotics;Notes, alt-programming block noitaminA offered a first look at the upcoming AnoHano anime movie.

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Sega added Hatsune Miku into so many of their games she should be in Sonic All-Stars Racing Transformed. I mean it’s a better fit than Yakuza 5, right?   During a NicoNico broadcast, Sega announced a Yakuza 5 and Hatsune Miku crossover.

This year's breakout manga from Shonen Jump is Assassination Classroom, about a middle school class who have one year to learn how to assassinate their alien teach or he'll annihilate Earth.     The 51st issue of the 2012 run of the home of the ho...

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Atlus have updated the official website for Shin Megami Tensei IV with some of story details that we’ve already touched upon in the past, and a few screenshots as well. As previously reported, Shin Megami Tensei IV’s story starts out in Mikado of ...

A Japan Photo per Day series has been a part of my life for so long that it became a part of who I am. Today, on the 3rd anniversary since I published the first photo from this series (the Asakusa Shrine night view), I looked back to all these pho...

Home of Shonen Jump's December 22-23 festival received demands to cancel exhibits, sales The official website for this year's Jump Festa announced on Thursday that the Kuroko's Basketball Super Stage event has been cancelled.

The official Twitter account for the Aa Megami-sama (Ah! My Goddess) original anime DVDs (OADs) announced that production on a new anime DVD has been green-lit. Hiroaki Gohda is returning from the previous original anime DVDs to direct the anime b...


Twenty four year old Tokyo born gravure idol Maya Koizumi 小泉麻耶 debuted as a model while still in High school.   The busty G cup beauty with measurements 88 – 60 – 85 cm got in trouble when she was expelled from private school 6 months before gradu...

The January issue of Hobby Japan magazine is announcing on Saturday that an anime adaptation of the Queen's Blade visual book Vanquished Queens has been green-lit. The illustrated short stories in the 2011 book depict the defeats in battle of vari...

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It’s a brand new day for Persona music, people. Atlus reached out to the truth Apple and put the Persona 3 & Persona 4 Vocal Sound Selection CD on iTunes. This collection of has songs from different versions of too like "Soul Phrase" from Persona ...


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The majority of Japanese women think men who take their dates to the venue using a train rather than a car “deserve to be single for life,” “have no right to love” and are “abusing women,” according to a recent article – which has predictably prov...

posted on 2012-11-21 20:15 EST Rank Title Est. Weekly Copies Est. Total Copies Release Date Publisher Cover Author Highest Rank Weeks on List 1 One Piece 68 202,066 2,390,625 2012/11 Shueisha Eiichiro Oda 1 3 2 Fairy Tail 35 174,342 174,342 2012/1...

3DS crossover game featuring animation by BONES to ship next Thursday The Japanese video game developer Level 5 began streaming a gameplay video, two television commercials, and a promotional video for the upcoming Layton-kyōju vs.

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