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June 29, 2013, 3:00 PM

The wraparound jacket band on the fourth volume of Miyako Fujisaki and Shungiku Nakamura's Sekai-ichi Hatsukoi: Yokozawa Takafumi no Baai light novel series is announcing on Saturday that an anime film adaptation of the Sekai-ichi Hatsukoi franchi...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

Well, the news coming out of Atlus Japan, or rather its parent company, Index Corporation, is rather dire, but according to a statement from President and CEO Naoto Hiraoka, Atlus USA is hunky-dory: Currently, Index Digital Media, Inc.

Siliconera Spencer

Summon Night 5 developer Felistella is working with Compile Heart on a remake of Hyperdimension Neptunia. Yeah, the game is only three years old, but it's getting a total makeover for PlayStation Vita.

According to a report in "Seven Women" magazine, Ayumi Hamasaki is in a relationship with a younger, white male.

JEFusion GekiDan

A filming for the 15th Heisei Kamen Rider series Kamen Rider Gaimu had just started today. Above is a photo from the alleged filming showing the back. . .

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Many manga artists or mangakas have admitted that it is already a challenge to write 20 pages worth of manga in a week. Well… how about you have two weeks? 40 would be a challenge too right? Now, imagine instead of 40 pages in two weeks, you do 150?

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

HOLD THE PRESS! Crunchyroll has a new streaming anime show to announce for the summer season! Starting Thursday July 4 at 1 pm Pacific Time, SERVANT x SERVICE, based on the manga by Karino Takatsu (Working!

JEFusion GekiDan

TOEI started streaming the 15-second promotional video for the upcoming Kamen Rider Wizard net movies as a tie-in to its summer movie. To be entitled. . .

JEFusion GekiDan

A new website had been launched, announcing that the Data Carddass Kamen Rider Battle Ganbaride will be improved and remodeled as "GANBARIZING". So. . .

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Ōarai, a town in Ibaraki Prefecture 130 kilometres north-east of Tokyo, was an area hit hard by the devastating Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami in 2011. After the tragedy though, the port town received support from around the world, including an une...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Toshiba is not just a Japanese corporation. It's an international one, with offices all over the world. But one of its commercials for the Japanese market is being dubbed as "racist". Below, you can watch the ad.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

And it kind looks like a tank. Well, one covered with dead fish. It does. See? The world has already seen battleship sushi (here), and now, here is "sensha sushi" (戦車寿司), or "tank sushi". As pointed out by Naver, a sushi restaurant called Kurisaki...


The commercial for upcoming anime series Servant x Service is now available for viewing. Also, Aniplex USA has posted an English-subtitled trailer, as seen below. The slice-of-life comedy manga centers on the employees of a government ward office ...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

NOW IT CAN BE TOLD! Starting next week, one of this year’s most anticipated anime titles (and one of the most anticipated anime titles in recent memory), Free! – Iwatobi Swim Club, will begin streaming right here on Crunchyroll!

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Aoi Yuuki, Nana Mizuki and Ayahi Takagaki return this summer as sci-fi fighting idols to square off against Ai Kayano, Yoko Hikasa and Yoshino Nanjo in Senki Zesshou Symphogear G, with the Satelight anime kicking off July 4th.


Lantis has uploaded the short PV of Gekijyouron from ZAQ, which will be the OP for High School DxD New. The single will be out on 21 August 2013. Single Title: Gekijyouron [w/DVD, Limited Edition] Catalog Number: LACM-34131 Release Date: 21 August...


HOUSTON, June 27, 2013 – Home video distributor Section23 Films today announced its October slate of releases; including the classic action series Gatchaman. All 105 episodes of the original TV series plus the three episode OVA series will be rele...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

A fresh dose of single-player sentai action is heading to Japan in the form of Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger: Game de Gaburincho, and Namco Bandai recently rolled out a full promo showing off some of its features.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the short drama PV, Warner's YouTube Anime channel posted a new CM for anime voice actress unit RO-KYU-BU! 's 2nd single "Get goal! " featuring the members' dance in uniforms. The song will be used as the OP theme for the 2nd season of t...

Otakon announced on Thursday that it would premiere Funimation's North American dub of Mamoru Hosoda's film Wolf Children at its August 9-11 convention in Baltimore, Maryland. According to the announcement, Mike McFarland, who directed the dub of ...

RocketNews24 Rachel Tackett

Children's books and television shows these days are nothing compared to the ones that many of us had growing up. At least that's what we tell ourselves. I think back fondly on those days of watching Rugrats and Scooby Doo marathons and scoff at t...

(partial translation)Sho Sakurai (30) has this image of a serious and pleasant young man, but it is also well-known that he is quick-tempered and that he thinks fans are "invisible people". The incident where he glared and shouted "Don't come here...

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Nekomonogatari White grants a more intricate exhibit of what lies ahead – Hanekawa provides a monologue of nekos and Arararagi, which oddly delivers us to a point where she has shorter hair and a more playful persona.

SDCC Exclusive Gold Gosei Morpher Announced It's SDCC reveal day, evidently as a third Exclusive has been announced! This time, we get our first look at a special DX Gosei Morpher, which has been plated completely in gold!

Siliconera Spencer

Instead of having a debut at World Hobby Fair or Tokyo Game Show, Pokémon is big enough to get it's own game show. Attendees will get to play Pokémon Tretta (an arcade game), the Pokémon Card Game, and be among the first to play Pokémon X and Poké...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Summer Series 'Senki Zessho Symphogear G' Get New Anime Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge June 28, 2013 at 12:47 PM Symphogear G We last saw a promo for Senki Zessho Symphogear G back in March of this year, but with the set to debut on July 4th, a n...

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The summer anime season is less than a week away and people are now excited for the new upcoming series. With expectations running high, websites like Anime One have asked people which anime they were waiting for the most, and many of them have ov...

Toonami has posted on their official Tumblr that, not only will July 20th will be the last night of The Thundercats, they're losing the rights to the Studio 4C produced cartoon revival. The 20th will also be the last night of Sym-Bionic Titan, but...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Japanese movie studio and production company Shochiku posted a 15-second short preview for Bukiyo Saraba/A Farewell to Arms, one of the four short stories of the upcoming omnibus film Short Peace today.

Siliconera Spencer

Saint Seiya: Brave Soldiers brings characters from the Saint Seiya series together, but this time they're fighting against each other. Dimps developed this PlayStation 3 fighting game, which is scheduled to come out this fall in Japan, Europe, Sou...

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