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June 30, 2013, 4:00 AM
JEFusion GekiDan

The latest issue of Jump Square magazine had announced that two new Rurouni Kenshin live action films are scheduled to be released by 2014, centering. . .

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Bang Zoom Holding Open Auditions At Anime Expo For Mystery Series Posted by Chris Beveridge June 28, 2013 at 05:00 PM Bang Zoom Entertainment, an award-winning audio post and creative production company, is excited to announce that they will be ho...

Was quite exciting to watch the first movie of the new "Ghost in the Shell Arise" series. Titled "Border: 1 Ghost Pain", it tells the story of how Motoko meets future Section 9 members Aramaki, Batou, Togusa and Paz.

9 sets of nails for 3 franchises to ship next month Bandai's official shopping site, Premium Bandai, is currently taking pre-orders for press-on nails featuring Magical Angel Creamy Mami, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, and Tiger & Bunny designs.

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

From colourful anime designs to awesome 3-D creations, exciting things are going on in the drinkable art world of Japan. Now, there's a new trend that's melting our hearts: latte art in adorable take-home designs.

Siliconera Ishaan

It looks like another of Sega's 3D Classics for the Nintendo 3DS has been revealed. Hot on the heels of the 3D Shinobi III leak comes 3D Streets of Rage. This one was leaked by the Australian Classification Board.

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 advertising obi found on new copies of Miyako Fujisaki and Shungiku Nakamura's fourth Sekai-ichi Hatsukoi: Yokozawa Takafumi no Baai light novel reveals that a Sekai-ichi Hatsukoi anime movie is now in development.

Tomoka (Kana Hanazawa) narrates ad for second season of basketball anime premiering on July 7 Warner Brothers Japan began streaming the ad for the second television anime season of Sagu Aoyama's Ro-Kyu-Bu!

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.

According to the strip on the cover of the latest volume 4 of BL light novel "Sekaiichi Hatsukoi: Yokozawa Takafumi no Baai", the light novel (which has a simultaneously running manga "Sekaiichi Hatsukoi: Onodera Ritsu no Baai") will get an anime ...

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.

Subdued Fangirling Confused Muse

Justin: I think Taichi said it best at the end of the final episode of Chihayafuru S2: "Forward. We can only move forward. " This episode of Chihayafuru was not quite the best (then again, how do you follow up Arata vs Shinobu?

SeventhStyle Seven

After many PVs of pantsu and the likes, Ro-Kyu-Bu! SS finally shows some basketball, a whole 16 seconds of it at that – lolis run around passing balls, grabbing balls, and keeping balls away from each other.

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

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The first alleged photo from a filming of Kamen Rider Gaimu has surfaced online. Just like the kanji of the name suggest, the new Rider wears heavy armor, in this case, samurai armor. According to DecaEnd of HJU, the guy seen beside Gaimu is Jumpe...

SGCafe spartanchef

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?

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The official Toei YouTube channel posted the promo for the Kamen Rider Wizard In Magic Land net movies. Just like the past Kamen Rider summer movie net movies, is a series of comedy shorts, which is sometimes informative will be available first on...

Quick Synopsis: True Calendar (T. C. ) 71 – A new age where 70% of the human population lives in space thanks to the development of "Dyson Sphere", a city in space. The world is divided into two main powers: The Dorssia Military Pact Federation, a...

Kyle Oropesa

A great episode that will bring you at the edge of your seat. This is the 2nd time the DORSSIAN Forces invaded module 77 after it was taken over in the episode 1 of the show. They inflicted serious damage in the module as the drill get passed the ...

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

「ふじのたかねにゆきはふりつつ」 (Fuji no Takane ni Yuki wa Furi Tsutsu) "On Mt. Fuji's Lofty Peak, by the Drift of Falling Snow" Oh my – where in the world can I possibly begin? First things first. Kanade, you sweet, wonderful, kind, perceptive girl – I adore you.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The official GANBARIZING website was officially launched. This new arcade game will be the successor of the popular Data Carddass Kamen Rider Battle Ganbaride arcade game. The successor of the Ganbaride arcade game can't read older cards, with an ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

 With the summer anime season imminent, Aniplex of America  has posted an English subtitled preview of magic girl series Gen'ei o Kakeru Taiyō, aka Il Sole Penetra le Illusioni, aka Day Break Illusion, along with one for A-1 Pictures' (Sword Art O...

You would think that in this day and age, brands would be more careful about making fun of foreigner stereotypes in their marketing and advertising campaigns. But apparently, Japanese and international company Toshiba didn’t get the memo, as...

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...

SGCafe KaleNagasaki

The official website for Senki Zessho Symphogear G has been updated with more characters and cast members, and the additions are making the second season of Symphogear look very promising. While we previously covered a few of the main characters a...

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!

Question: Would the hypothetical need to pay royalties to the author's estates and/or publishers be behind why we have yet to get classic Miyazaki and Takahata shows based off of children's stories-as Future Boy Conan and Anne of Green Gables?


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 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...

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