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February 8, 2019, 10:00 PM
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One woman, decades of different eyebrows. It's not long now before the 30-year reign of Emperor Akihito will come to an end, with the 30 April abdication date officially closing the door on Japan's Heisei Era.

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Tc Candler has become renowned worldwide for their annual compilation of the most beautiful/handsome faces. The tradition began 29 years ago in 1990, originally as a small student project. Thanks to the internet it has become somewhat of a phenome...

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Since Ariana Grande revealed her new tattoo last week, the pop star has been criticized in the English-speaking world for cultural appropriation. But what does the Japanese internet think? Let's find out!

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Devil May Cry 5 pre-launch previews, gameplay, and screenshots Several outlets went live today with the final hands-on previews of Capcom's Devil May Cry 5, which include new gameplay and screenshots. Here are a few of the outlets covering the gam...

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© Saito Kenji · Nao Akinori / KADOKAWA / Trinity Seven HC Production Committee With a feature film that arrived last year and a TV series back in 2014, the Trinity Seven manga from Kenji Saito and Akinari Nao revealed this summer that a second fil...

Source: Tsuburaya Productions Official Site: anime. heros-ultraman. com (Japan), netflix. com/ultraman (US) Official Twitter Account:@ heros_ultraman A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE Tsuburaya Productions has provided SciFi Japan with an update (including ...

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© Love & Art The winter 2019 anime series Meiji Tokyo Renka is getting a bit of an expansion as Funimation has added it to their overall lineup for the season. The streaming side of the company has brought out the first two episodes in dubbed form...

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Monster Hunter: World x The Witcher 3 collaboration now available for PS4 and Xbox One A special hunter is required to slay an otherworldly creature. The Monster Hunter: World x The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt collaboration is now available free update f...

Shueisha's Manga Plus website published an interview with manga creator Mikio Ikemoto on Wednesday where he stated that he hopes to finish the Boruto manga within 30 volumes. He said that he hopes to keep "the entire saga" (including the 72-volume...

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Langrisser I & II demo now available in Japan Try out a total of six stages between the two titles. A demo for Langrisser I & II is now available for PlayStation 4 via the PlayStation Store and Switch via the Nintendo eShop in Japan.

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Persona 5 the Animation: Stars and Ours special airs March 23 The conclusion to the animated series. Persona 5 the Animation: Stars and Ours, the December 2018-announced special animation that will conclude the CloverWorks-produced animated series...

ARGONAVIS, the latest band to be added to the BanG Dream! roster, has released its first key visual! Featuring vocalist Itou Masaharu as Nanahoshi Ren, guitarist Hinata Daisuke as Goryou Yuuto, bassist Maeda Seiji as Matoba Wataru, and keyboardist...

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Mangaka Kouhei Horikoshi already has a lot of awards under his belt, and it looks like he added another one. The My Hero Academia official twitter page announced that the mangaka recently won an award in South Korea.

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Langrisser I & II second trailer Due out on April 18 in Japan. Chara-Ani has released the second official trailer for Langrisser I & II, its upcoming remake collection of strategy RPGs Langrisser and Langrisser II.

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Nippon Ichi Software has been working on a Disgaea smartphone game which has officially been titled Disgaea RPG. Here's a new trailer presented by Flonne and Etna who show how it plays. Disgaea RPG features the series' protagonists and heroines gr...

Upcoming anime movie Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Kurenai Densetsu has released its second teaser trailer! Set to a dramatic soundtrack, the trailer features the crew receiving a letter involving the Crimson Demons, which they respond to...

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By Jenni . February 7, 2019 . 7:00am When it comes to the Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice story, we know that it involves a ninja with one arm that goes by the name Sekiro, the one-armed wolf. Now, a new trailer offers a little more insight into how thi...

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Atelier Lulua: The Scion of Arland, the fourth entry of the Arland series that takes place several years after Atelier Meruru, will head Westward in May. Here's a new trailer with English subtitles. Below are details on the game from Koei Tecmo: A...

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By Jenni . February 7, 2019 . 9:00am One of Sting's strategic Dept. Heaven games is making a comeback. The company's official Twitter account has revealed Android and Apple iOS devices will be getting Yggdra Union: We'll Never Fight Alone in Sprin...

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After launching a countdown timer on the Monogatari series official website, it finally reached zero to reveal a new project. To be specific, it celebrates the franchise reaching its 10th anniversary. One of the celebrations includes an anniversar...

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By Alistair Wong . February 7, 2019 . 10:30am Today, PQube announced that they are working with Japanese studio ART Co. Ltd. to make their first game project, a visual novel titled Kotodama: The 7 Mysteries of Fujisawa.

Movie Title Alita: Battle Angel Director Robert Rodriguez Star Cast Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Harley, Keaan Johnson and Michelle Rodriguez Alita: Battle Angel is an astutely mounted s...

Adventure series Vinland Saga has released its first trailer for its TV anime adaptation, which is set to air in 2019! Based on the manga by Yukimura Makoto, Vinland Saga is a historical series inspired by the Viking legends.

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Rock legend HYDE has teamed up with fellow legend YOSHIKI for his latest track "ZIPANG" The MV portrays HYDE dressed as some sort of emperor or God, belting out the song while in front of Toji Temple located in Kyoko.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The leap from manga to live-action is a lot easier than it is to anime for a lot of properties and a new one is on track for this spring. The Iyasaretai Otoko manga is set for an April 2019 debut on TV Tokyo and heading to BS TV Tokyo in July.

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A tour of the Platinum Games offices A look at the developers' work environment. Platinum Games has released a two-minute video touring its headquarters in Osaka, Japan. The studio is known for developing NieR: Automata, the Bayonetta series, Vanq...

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In just a few weeks, the Oscars will hold their annual awards show, which will cap the end of the awards season. But as movie lovers fawn over this year's nominations, let's not forget that Crunchyroll will soon be holding their 3rd annual Anime A...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The game of "important announcement" continues to be played in the manga world as the latest issue of Grand Jump magazine is teasing one coming up soon for the Furin Shokudo manga. The manga comes from creator Masakazu Yamaguchi which began in 201...

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Nippon Ichi has released the second trailer for Destiny Connect, which shows off some of the story beats that talk about how hard it is to change destiny. The trailer reveals that the children that Sherry meets in Clockney's past are in fact her f...

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