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June 16, 2013, 4:00 PM
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The upcoming Fuji TV drama "Summer Nude" will be more highly anticipated as its lead actor Tomohisa Yamashita sings the theme song for the drama.

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

Typified by the saccharine songs of AKB48, the Japanese idol world is largely the province of the young. One rarely expects to see a singer over the age of 25 among the mini-skirt-clad ranks of the ultra-kawaii groups.

Perfume’s Live Viewing Event Expands as far as Los AngelesDuring the Great Britain stop of Perfume’s upcoming WORLD TOUR 2nd tour, fans in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore, and Los Angeles can also see Perfume through live viewing.

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First seen in this year's Tokyo Hobby Show, here's the first promo of New Ultraman Retsuden, which features Ultraman Ginga, the latest Ultraman incarnation. Thousands of years ago, a mysterious someone had turned all Ultra Beings, aliens, and mons...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

As we all know, most of Power Rangers Super Megaforce's footage will came from Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger, thus it is expected that the Goseiger elements of the show will be quite minimal. Fury Diamond of RangerCrew, a reliable source when it comes t...

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Perfume has just held a special performance on "Ultra Korea (ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL) 2013″, which was held on Jamsil Olympic Stadium. Their stage was on July 14, and they rocked it. It was the first overseas festival for the girls, who are putting t...


Mimori Suzuko "Yakusoku Shiteyo? Issho dayo! " Short PV Pony Canyon has released the short version of Mimori Suzuko's upcoming 2nd single "Yakusoku Shiteyo? Issho dayo! (約束してよ? 一緒だよ! )". This is another light-hearted pop song with a catchy tune.

Shotaro Ishinomori's 009-1 Being Made Into Live Action Movie 009-1 is a manga written by the famous Shotaro Ishinomori, the creator of Kamen Rider and tons of other tokusatsu shows. 009-1 will be made into a live action movie, titled "009-1 The En...

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A barrage of news has just been announced in today's AKB48 handshake event in Makuhari Messe, Chiba. Included in the news video are Tomomi Itano and Sayaka Akimoto's graduation dates. Akimoto will be graduating on August 22 on their first day Toky...

Hataraku Maou-sama! – 11 Filed under First Impressions, Hataraku Maou-sama! by Kairi | 1 Comment 「勇者、己の信念を貫く」 (Yūsha, Onore no Shinnen wo Tsuranuku) "The Hero Keeps Her Faith" Is no one going to talk about how Maou sets off to save the day with on...

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A new Pokémon anime TV special will air this July 11th at 7:00pm on Japan's TV Tokyo channel. Entitled "Mewtwo: Prologue to the Awakening", this. . .

RocketNews24 Rona Moon

On 20-21 May in Geneva, Switzerland, a report by the Japanese government was presented for the UN Committee Against Torture. At the end of the two-day session, Mr Hideaki Ueda, Ambassador in charge of Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs at the M...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

Back in 2009 at the Tokyo Game show, Keiji Inafune, creator of Mega Man, Onimusha, and Dead Rising said the following: "Man, Japan is over. We're done. Our game industry is finished. " But as this E3 is quick to show, this is hardly the case.

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Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will adopt an episodic structure for its story, series creator Hideo Kojima revealed at E3, according to a Polygon report. As with many other recent games, Metal Gear Solid V's creator likened it to a televisio...

Earth Defense Force 2025 – PS3 / X360 Do you like suiting up and fighting giant monsters, mechs and aliens alongside your chosen group of heroes? DAMN RIGHT YOU DO! Earth Defeanse Force is one of the best guilty pleasures for gamers like us.


Solicitations for the BD and DVD release of the anime adaptation of Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma☆Illya are now out, packaging details and a list of all the store exclusive bonus items and campaigns after the cut.

Themed around "toys that make the world smile," Japan's biggest toy trade fair, International Tokyo Toy Show 2013, is being held now at Tokyo Big Sight until June 16. From big-name makers to wholesalers, 148 companies from within Japan and abroad ...

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「をのへのさくらさきにけり」 (Sono e no Sakura Sakinikeri) "To See The Beautiful Cherry Blossoms" Let the tears flow – they've been building for a long time. "Frustration won't last forever. Nobody can keep on going without some measure of reward.

JEFusion UkiyaSeed

A movie based on Shotaro Ishinomori's classic adult manga 009-1 was announced recently. Entitled "009-1 The End of the Beginning", it stars Mayuko. . .

– June 14, 2013Posted in: Etrian Odyssey While ATLUS USA have only this week announced plans to release Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl internationally, the Japanese division are almost at the end of their promotional period with the ga...

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When one eagle-eyed netizen spotted Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Aso Taro enjoying an ice-cream outside well-known Japanese convenience store chain Lawson, he took a photo and immediately uploaded it to Twitter.

Japanator Salvador G-Rodiles

Brad's still away on his trip, so he has appointed me with the responsibility of keeping Rock the Charts full. Things have gotten a bit interesting this week, as Arashi gets smacked out of first place by SMAP.

Japanator Josh Tolentino

Rejoice, fans of licensing acquisitions, for another one of those has happened! In a move that's sure to delight fans of the Monogatari franchise, Aniplex of America has announced their pickup of the latest two Monogatari properties, the Nekomonog...

Hello Tokyo Otaku Mode fans! Otaku Camera has achieved over 3 million downloads worldwide, and now, new free frames have been added to the Otaku Camera Frame Shop! On June 12, frames themed after the fighting game Tekken Revolution were released!

Japanator Salvador G-Rodiles

15 minutes ago - 11:00 PM on 06. 14. 2013 Look forward to a scrumptious feast after the match. *ding, ding, ding* It's Over! There's no question about it, people! You can't mess with the Epyon system and Milliardo's expertise as a pilot.

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The latest promotional video of highly anticipated summer anime of KyoAni showcases it's awesome animation and finally focuses on what the show is about - Swimming! . The 90-second clip focuses on the anime's greatly animated swimming match-up bet...

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The official website of Japanese Talesweaver, an MMORPG created by Softmap and was published by Nexon way back in 2007 announced that it will run a campaign in collaboration of hit anime Sword Art Online.

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