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June 25, 2013, 12:00 AM
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There's a ramen noodle shop in Akasaka, Tokyo, appropriately called Akasaka Ramen, that's been around for ages. One of the reasons it has lasted so long is a menu item that gets a lot of press: the Jumbo Spare Rib Challenge.

 After a couple of brief promos, we're now getting a full preview introduction to the girls of Love Lab, the July anime in which YuruYuri producer Dogakobo has reunited with Masahiko Ohta, director of YuruYuri, Minami-ke and Mitsudomoe and writer ...

Popular shoujo manga, "Kaicho was Maid Sama! ", will end in the November issue of Hakusensha's LaLa magazine.

Shueisha, publisher of the Jump family of manga magazines, recently conducted a survey of 1000 men about their favorite anime and how they watch the medium, then published by rankings aggregated by age.

A new TV teaser has offered an early look at The Wind is Rising, the first anime movie directed by Hayao Miyazaki since 2008's Ponyo.   Based on his manga and a novel by Tatsuo Hori, the movie opening in Japanese theaters on July 20th explores the...

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The month of July would be the debut of the new Kyoryuger hero and his partner Zyudenryu, "KyoryuViolet" and Plezuon. Days before the publication of. . .

Sel'm Sel'm are are back with a new single! "Dears" is scheduled to be released on July 31st! It will cost 1. 050 Yen and there are no further information given until now. As soon as we get more details, we will make sure to let you know!

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Above is latest promotional poster for Digimon Fusion, the English dub of the most recent anime, Digimon Xros Wars. The anime is also confirmed to. . .

Koisuru Fortune Cookie is the name of AKB's new summer smash. HKT48 member, and the new AKB48 center, Sashihara Rino has revealed the title of AKB48's latest single "Koisuru Fortune Cookie"(恋するフォーチュンクッキー,In Love with Fortune Cookies) on Fuji TV's ...

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Bandai Tamashii Nations has just posted the official images of S. H. FiguArts Kamen Rider Den-O Rod Form & Den-O Gun Form Set. These figures represent the Den-O forms once Ryotaro is possessed by Urataros and Ryutaros respectively.

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AKB48 - The tracklist and CD covers for Watanabe Mayu's 4th single [Rappa Renshuuchuu] was revealed. - Itano Tomomi and Akimoto Sayaka will both graduate at the [AKB48 2013 Summer Dome Tour] together with Shinoda Mariko.

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Ever wanted to take your favorite anime/TV/movie character to bed with you? Of course, Japan has the answer in dakimakura covers, essential items in any otaku home that usually feature cute anime girls (bishōjo) splayed out and staring up with wid...

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Written by: William on June 24, 2013 at 10:32 am | In LIFESTYLE | No Comments Having conquered the female market, Shiseido is next targetting younger consumers. It has created a beauty salon for kids since the children of today are the customers o...

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The latest issue of Hobby Japan magazine revealed that Bandai will release a S. H. FiguArts Chou AkibaRed Super! This figure is basically S. H. FiguArts Super AkibaRed in gold paint. This Tamashii Web Exclusive figure costs 3,675 yen and is set fo...

KA esma Bunko, the book division of Kyoto Animation has announced that the prequel novel to the Summer anime, "Free! "  will be published on July 8th in Japan. The official site was recently updated with STORY, CHARACTER, GALLERY and SHOP pages.

Oricon Half Year Ranking 2013 report published. http://www. oricon. co. jp/music/special/2013/musicrank0621/index. htmlEarning rankings (single + album + music DVD + music BD):#1 - Arashi (10. 95 billion yen, 3.

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It has been confirmed that the upcoming Lupin III vs Detective Conan THE MOVIE will premiere on December 7th. The plot of the film is yet to be. . .

Set to be released for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in Japan on August 22nd, 5pb. 's (Steins;Gate) thriller adventure game Disorder 6 follows young male and female amnesiac murder suspects, chained together.

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AKB48 Janken Tournament 2013 AKB48 Janken Tournament 2013 (AKB48 34thシングル選抜じゃんけん大会) will be held on September 18. The event will take place at Nippon Budokan in Tokyo. The top 16 members will be featured in AKB48's 34th single to be released in la...

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In an unfortunate turn of events, a special advance screening for the upcoming Neptunia anime was cancelled when a suspicious man went on a rampage at the location. Fortunately, no one was injured. On June 22, a Hyperdimension Neptunia event was h...

LAGNA, the new band of ex-NEXX' guitarist Hide, announced the release of their two digital singles in August and September!


According to the official website for the Code Geass: Akito the Exiled, the teaser movie for the anime's "Dai ni Shou: Hikisakareshi Yokuryuu" episode is now available for viewing. The second volume has been delayed until September 14; it was alre...


LiSA's newest single Träumerei is arriving in less than 2 months time, And not to forget the anime "Gen'ei o Kakeru Taiyō" should start airing next month. Now they have revealed the pack shots of all 3 editions, and the song details as well.

Anime Limited have announced they have licensed the 2007 GAINAX TV show Gurren Lagann for release in the UK and Ireland. The Glasgow based label says that it will release the series on DVD in one collection and two sets of blu ray's.

24/06/2013: New Releases (24/06/2013) Kids on the Slope, Panty & Stocking and more! It's another busy week for new anime release here in the UK, so grab yourself a cup of tea and settle in for our round up of what's new this Monday!

Welcome to the Weekly Anime News Rush! What's been happening in the anime industry lately that you need to know about? Don't be left behind, we have all the highlights in one easy to read location to keep you up to date without all the senseless c...

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