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June 23, 2013, 10:00 PM

We covered a poll result of why Japanese women date otaku men a while back, what about the other way around? A Japanese relationship portal for women called Otome Sugoren posted 9 reasons why men want to date women who are otaku.

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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle boasts over 30 characters who will be going wild In the recently announced online versus mode. Things are about to get rowdier, though, as Namco Bandai have just announced four new playable characters ente...

Following up on the previous poll results, Otome Sugoren also had a survey with Japanese men who are in a current relastionship with otaku women and asked what makes them happy to date them. Do the results confirm their expectations before dating?

Reported in Nikkan Sports today, Akanishi Jin (28) will restart activity in August this year, with the release of a new single penned by him. It will be 1 year and 5 months since his previous release, Japonicana.

Gero sing "BELOVEDxSURVIVAL" opening for romance anime premiering on July 2 The official website for the anime adaptation of Sylph's Brothers Conflict romance novel project began streaming a promotional video and TV commercial for the anime on Fri...

Man with knife disrupted the screening event of 'Hyperdimension Neptunia' at the Sunshine Ikebukuro theater Tokyo.

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The full trailer of the upcoming live-action Gatchaman movie has surfaced online. In addition, the rock band BUMP OF CHICKEN will perform the movie's theme song, "Niji o Motsu Hito". The movie stars Tori Matsuzaka (Samurai Sentai Shinkenger) as Ke...

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Hobby Japan had announced that Bandai Tamashii Nations will be releasing an S. H. FiguArts Chou AkibaRed Super this October as a Tamashii Web Shop. . .

StylipS recently announced their 4th single "Prism Sympathy" with tie-in as ending theme for anime Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya. Their new single comes on two editions that will hit stores July 24th 2013.


Ro-Kyu-Bu Seiyuus Makes New Live-Action Video for 2nd Season OP Ro-Kyu-Bu SS will be airing soon on 07 Jul 2013, and the seiyuu cast has gathered together to film another live-action short to promote the new opening theme for the 2nd season series.

Takeru turns into a girl, others strip to their underwear in September 30 Blu-ray Kadokawa began streaming a promotional video for Takeru Nyotaika! ? Minami no Shima de Supo~n♥ (Takeru Turns Into a Woman!

No More 10 FPS! June 23, 2013 at 6:27 am Micchi 3D eroge maker FULLTIME and TEATIME have announced that they will be disbanding after the release of their last work, Love Death FINAL! . I'm not gonna miss the low FPS in their games.

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A listing of a novelization of the upcoming Kikaider project is a movie coming out this fall. The upcoming project was first revealed in the end credits of the Super Hero Taisen Z movie. Kikaider originally had a movie back in the 70's and a movie...

「魔王、己の職責を果たす」 (Maō, Onore no Shokuseki wo Hatasu) "The Devil Fulfills His Duty" Forget the broom, let's do this thing shirtless. You know, I think that even with all the great stuff this season, only Hataraku has managed to consistently occupy my ...

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People the world over love to upload pics of their cute kitties, but with the help of this new app the cats could well end up taking the photos for you! That's right, the recent Twitter trend in Japan has users uploading photos that have been take...

 Hey, it's GitS, now with attack lolis! Ghost in the Shell: Arise will be a four-part OVA/theatrical run series with the first 50-minute episode, "Ghost Pain" premiering in Japanese theaters June 22nd, ahead of its July 26 Blu-ray release.

As part of the One Piece "Anniversary Year Project" that Bandai's candy division is currently undertaking, a new figure set featuring One Piece characters dressed in formal wear will be released in September and October.

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The latest issue of Figure-Oh magazine revealed that Kamen Rider Den-O's remaining main forms, Rod Form and Gun Form will finally receive a S. H. FiguArts treatment! It will be released together in a set.

Those who like anime and manga surely know what the most famous anime goods store in Japan is, right? Animate boasts the biggest anime shops in Japan. This time, we visited Animate's biggest location, Animate Ikebukuro.

Return of One Piece Summer at Universal Studios Japan It's summer again and Universal Studios Japan has brought back One Piece-themed attractions for all its patrons to enjoy. From July 5th to August 8th, the park will have the famous One Piece li...

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The Pokémon: Black and White manga written by Hidenori Kusaka and illustrated by Satoshi Yamamoto has just ended in the August issue of Monthly CoroCoro Ichiban magazine. The magazine's website posted an over 30-page preview of the final chapter.

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Dragon Quest X is coming to PC in Japan, Square Enix announced today during a livestream event. The PC version is slated for release on September 26th.   The download version of the game will cost 3,990 yen on PC, and will come with a free trial f...

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Here's the preview of Unofficial Sentai Akibaranger Season 2's 13th episode. Just like the first season, this episode is also a recap episode.

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Hiroshi Nagahama entertains a crowd at Animazement 2013. Shizuka, our photographer, attended and recorded Hiroshi Nagahama's fan panel at Animazement 2013. Nagahama directed Mushi-shi, Detroit Metal City and most recently Aku no Hana (The Flowers ...

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Summer. . . The weather is nice and warm, the days are longer, and the sun seems to shine a bit brighter. Schools are out of session and you finally get some time to hang out with your friends and just relax.

The Tokyo Sports newspaper reported again on Friday and Saturday that a live-action film based on Monkey Punch's Lupin III manga and anime will have Shun Oguri (Captain Harlock, Detective Conan, Hana Yori Dango, Space Brothers) in the title thief ...

The homepage for Flash anime studio DLE's feature film Glass no Kamen Desu ga the Movie: Onna Spy no Koi! Murasaki no Bara wa Kiken na Kaori! ? (It's Glass Mask But… the Movie: Female Spy's Love! The Purple Rose Has a Dangerous Scent!

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