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July 6, 2013, 1:00 AM
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Foxes, as you may already know, have long played an important role in Japanese culture. Appearing in myths, literature, theater, video games, and even music videos, the adorable-yet-mysterious creatures have long captured people's imagination.

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

Sentai Filmworks had news of its own to make at Anime Expo on Thursday and it didn't disappoint, as it announced a new licensing deal with old guard animation studio Tatsunoko Production whereby the distributor will obtain hundreds of hours of pro...

Siliconera Spencer

Siliconera sat down with Toshimichi Mori to talk about BlazBlue: Chronophantasma. We started talking about new characters, then we touched on XBlaze: Code Embyro and freemium fighting games. If there's one thing to take home from this interview is...

Fuji TV announced during its Noitamina presentation on Friday that it will air the original television anime Samurai Flamenco. The anime's taglines read, "To those 'adults' who don't want to become adults.

Anime Aura Rasul Mammadov

The ever-changing noitaminA time slot has made announcement regarding their plans for the Fall 2013 and Winter 2014 seasons.  Some surprises cam up – mostly good. Series #1 – Galilei Donna (Pictured Left) Studio: A-1 Pictures Director: Yasuomi Ume...

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It looks like popular ecchi anime and light novel High School DxD will be getting its own game on the 3DS. Gamplay: The gameplay for High School DxD for the 3ds will be split up into two parts, a traditional visual novel style and actual fighting ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Adds 'Monogatari Second Season' For Summer 2013 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge July 3, 2013 at 12:52 PM Monogatari Second Season With Aniplex having set Daisuki for the simulcast location for Monogatari Second Season, we've bee...

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With all this Free! mania all over the place, it's really difficult to ignore this anime about male swimmers with rock hard abs. Yes, the anime is really hard to ignore since social media sites like tumblr and facebook have been bombarded with ima...

Japanator Salvador G-Rodiles

The magical climax that we've been waiting for is transforming again, and Mezamashi Terebi has taken a step into Shaft's studio to scope out the latest stuff about Madoka Magica the Movie Part III: Rebellion!

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

With more than a thousand unique temples and countless sites of natural beauty, planning a short trip to Kyoto can be no easy task. Thankfully, there's a Japanese travel website that's made things easy with a top ten list of unmissable places in t...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

I think it might be time to expect an Attack on Titan opening parody in a car dealership ad. It's just about everywhere else. Rookie Korean pop group A-JAX has recently used their recreation to promote the July 12th release of their second mini-al...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

  After a lot of games with movie sites listing then unlisting an October 26th premiere date for Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part III: Rebellion, the date is now in print on a promo posters.     Mezamashi TV also ran a preview package     ...

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Toei Company, Ltd. and TV Asahi teamed up once again to create an "Action-Fantasy Heroine Movie" called "Innocent Lilies". The movie stars the 6 members of geek idol group, DEMPAGUMI. inc. The movie's premise is about innocent girls who are left s...

The Tokyo Reporter Kenji Nakano

Shukan Post July 5Their hair is up a coiffure, and their faces painted in white. They are four geisha, each sporting a colorful kimono, as they stride through the streets of the Akasaka entertainment area.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Adds 'Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya' For Summer 2013 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge July 4, 2013 at 04:38 PM It's a good time to be a Fate/ fan as Crunchyroll has picked up the really intriguing series Fate/kaleid liner Prisma...

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Megumi Nakajima PV For 'Tamayura ~More Aggressive~' Anime Ending Debuts Posted by Chris Beveridge July 4, 2013 at 10:49 AM Megumi Nakajima With the second season of Tamayura ~More Aggressive~ set to debut shortly, the production company has brough...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is officially confirmed today at Japan Expo in Paris that Mamoru Oshii, one of the original creators of the Mobile Police Patlabor anime series, will join the production of the upcoming live action adaptation project of Patlabor.

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Tales of Symphonia Chronicles HD will have dual audio voice tracks for the first time in the history of the Tales series, Namco Bandai have announced.     "We are extremely excited to announce that Japanese voiceovers will be implemented for the f...

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This morning, Namco Bandai announced Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Burst, an updated version of Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 that's headed to Xbox 360, PlayStation 3… and PC. Here's a trailer for the new game:     Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate N...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime single/album of June 24-30. The number one album of the 26th week of year 2013 is voice actor/singer Shouta Aoi's 1st mini album "Blue Bird" which was released in Japa...

In the immortal words of Jerry Seinfeld, "It's so nice when it happens good. " OP: "May I Help You? (めいあいへるぷゆー? )" by Lucy Yamagami (Ai Kayano), Saya Miyoshi (Mai Nakahara), Megumi Chihaya (Aki Toyosaki) Yesterday I found a premiere I actually hat...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Lightning's saga is set to end with Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, and Square Enix's latest trailer from Japan Expo brings back another familiar face. Watch as Fang and Lightning meet again below.

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Souma Yamamoto, known for his role as Taiga/Kamen Rider Saga in Kamen Rider Kiva, revealed in his official Twitter page that he will be starring in. . .

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The official live-action Rurouni Kenshin movies revealed that one of the most intriguing aspects of the production is casting for Aoshi Shinomori and Sojiro Seta, which means that these two will appear in the upcoming movies!

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At a Final Fantasy Conference presentation in France's Japan Expo, Square Enix revealed that Lightning from the Final Fantasy XIII games will make an appearance (as an NPC) in Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. Humberto Saabedra

Originally posted on Crunchyroll News Not long after the premiere of the first episode of the long-awaited Free! , the official site has added multiple sets of Twitter icons for fans to deck out their Twitter profiles.

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Coming from someone who haven't watched the first Rozen Maiden and it's other forms of media (manga/novel or whatsoever), I'm quite lost on the first episode because it's extremely fast paced to the point that it's been confusing as it goes back a...

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Hyperdimension Neptunia's world domination campaign has expanded with another bishoujo billboard – the moe creatures of the higher world demand we purchase their first Blu-ray and DVD volume, anime yet to air.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Nanamori Middle School Amusement Club, also known as YuruYuri voice actresses Shiori Mikami, Yuka Ōtsubo, Minami Tsuda and Rumi Ookubo, will be singing the second opening theme for the Japanese broadcast of Friendship is Magic.

The one the Wulgaru set wasn't the only trap in this episode of Majestic Prince. OP2: "Watashi wa Souzousuru (私は想像する)" by Natsumi Kon After what was effectively two weeks off, GKMP hits the ground running in its second cour.

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