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5:00 PM on 04.23.2014

Project H launches hentai festival at Anime Expo

Feel like you can't get enough hentai? Want to gather with like-minded individuals? Well Project-H has you set! If you're planning on visiting Anime Expo this year, Project-H will be running a Hentai Festival on Saturday, Jul...

Brad Rice



2:00 PM on 09.29.2013

Demon Master Chris now available for preorder

These hentai dungeon crawlers have actually come a long way. Back in the day, say 2008, the games were pretty bare-bones affairs where an incredibly shallow battle system was propped up by sexy artwork. Demon Master Chris, du...

Karen Mead



2:00 AM on 07.09.2013

Gut-punch fetish comics set to release soon

Let's file this one under "WTF Japan?!" A doujinshi circle group called Atemism is releasing a violent doujinshi about tieing up girls and giving them a "Belly punch" or other violence. This type of sick and twisted fant...

Josh Totman



4:00 PM on 07.01.2013

Catch Toshio Maeda in your tentacles at Anime Expo

Ready to take a stroll down the dark side of nostalgia? The self proclaimed tentacle master, Toshio Maeda will be making an appearance at Anime Expo this week, and I highly recommend you take the time to meet this amazing, an...

Hiroko Yamamura



12:30 PM on 03.30.2013

Learn movie house manners from Hentai Kamen!

You know those "theater manners" videos they play before the start of a movie? They're always so boring, at least the ones that I've seen are. It's always dumb stuff like CG popcorn or some cheesy commercial about turning of...

Josh Tolentino



12:00 PM on 02.17.2013

Hentai Kamen live-action trailer is abnormally heroic

Hey! Remember the Hentai Kamen live-action adaptation? OF COURSE YOU DO, it's about a martial artist who fights for justice with panties on his face, a strap on his jock and fishnet stockings and stilettos on his legs a...

Josh Tolentino



12:02 AM on 02.15.2013

JapanaTen After Dark: Our 10 Favorite Fanservice Fiestas

Had enough of love, romance, and all that other junk? No need for all that gooey cootie-filled stuff? Well, we've got the list feature for you, an opposite number to the tender caresses of a Valentine's Day love-fest. Yes, to...

Josh Tolentino



8:00 AM on 02.09.2013

Panty Bless You: Hentai Kamen movie coming

This....I didn't expect this. And that's awesome. I am, of course, referring to an impending live-action (!) adaptation of Hentai Kamen, perhaps manga that has perhaps come closest of all to making the descriptor "Pants-on-he...

Josh Tolentino



11:15 PM on 01.08.2013

Japanator After Dark Special Review: Seduce Me

[While western games aren't technically in Japanator's purview, there's no denying the fact that Glorious Nippon is among the leading purveyors of quality porn games. No Reply Games' Seduce Me is the latest attempt to dent th...

Josh Tolentino



5:00 PM on 12.25.2012

Dead or Alive 5 coming to Vita, now with pervert mode

Ah Tecmo Koei. What better - or at least, more characteristic - Christmas present could you give fans of Dead or Alive besides a healthy dose of cheesecake?  Granted, the company's latest announcement wasn't necessa...

Josh Tolentino



10:00 AM on 09.06.2012

Code of Princess brings the co-op, ignores the sexy

While Atlus and Agatsuma's Code of Princess is best known for its protagonist's near-naked attire, the game is, and mainly bills itself to be, a hardcore action-RPG. So long as you get past that gratuitous sex appeal, you ma...

Josh Tolentino



8:00 AM on 08.22.2012

Dead or Alive 5 claims sexiness is 'cultural differences'

Here's a nasty little step backwards: Team Ninja staffer and Dead or Alive 5 director Yosuke Hayashi has attempted to pass the buck on the series' notoriously sexualized female characters as the "Japanese approach to women". ...

Josh Tolentino



3:00 PM on 07.02.2012

AX '12: MangaGamer announces Orion Heart, Boob Wars, more

Anime Expo isn't just where you announce a metric ton of streaming or disc license acquisitions. It's also where you announce a metric ton of games, just like MangaGamer did at their panel. The titles they announced included ...

Josh Tolentino



3:00 PM on 05.29.2012

I knew they were playing porn on the Midnight Channel

TMA is at it again with a new porno parody, this time based off the widely popular Persona 4 franchise. The new flick, entitled Perofella, brings in your favorite Persona 4 characters in a way that you left to your imaginati...

Hiroko Yamamura



3:00 PM on 05.01.2012

Steins;Gate parody porno discontinued after legal action

If you're into live-action porn parodies of anime, hopefully you thought to grab Layers;Gate before now. TMA, the adult video producer behind such titles as K-ONBU! and The Melancholy of Hahiru Suzumiya, has announced that th...

Bob Muir



2:00 PM on 04.20.2012

Ef - First Tale gets trailer, Minori explains censorship

In case you visual novel fans needed reminding, MangaGamer will be releasing ef - The First Tale, a new visual novel from minori, the lowercase-named developer behind the likes of Wind: A Breath of Heart and Eden*. To get you...

Josh Tolentino



12:00 PM on 04.13.2012

Congrats to our MangaGamer Magical Teacher winners!

The time is now, people! MangaGamer have just released their newest H-game Magical Teacher: My Teacher's A Mage?, and gamers looking for the magic of love can now get "it" here. There were, however, a handful of lucky co...

Josh Tolentino



9:00 AM on 03.29.2012

Critical Mass Video releases MeiKing and Cool Devices

Critical Mass Video, unofficial distributor of all things tentacles in North America, has just announced that they will releasing MeiKing and the classic hentai series Cool Devices on DVD this upcoming July 10th.  P...

Michelle Rodanes



3:00 PM on 03.23.2012

Win a copy of Magical Teacher from MangaGamer!

If you didn't know yet, MangaGamer has just announced that preorders are open for their newest release, Magical Teacher: My Teacher's A Mage?. Now, you could opt to get your copy via traditional means...but five lucky folks c...

Josh Tolentino



3:00 PM on 02.19.2012

MangaGamer announces their release and license roster

Good news everyone, MangaGamer is planning to release four new visual novel games (Two of them have already been announced.) that might suit to your personal needs. Fans of music, magic, cross dressing, and/or game devel...

Salvador GRodiles



2:00 PM on 01.23.2012

Bow Chika Wow Wow: Fate/Zero finally getting porn parody

Cue the porny music! The time has come for the Fate license to get its own, unlicensed live-action porn adaptation, courtesy of the perverted purveyors at TMA, the people behind such genius products as porn parodies of, ...

Josh Tolentino



10:30 PM on 12.10.2011

If Touch Shot were less shameful it'd be an Apple tie-in

Now, a certain level of shame should be expected in this case, as it's coming from Compile Heart, aka the Record of Agarest War and Hyperdimension Neptunia people, but for some reason Touch Shot: Love Application&nb...

Josh Tolentino



10:00 AM on 12.03.2011

Japanator Kind of Recommends: Conquering the Queen

Before jumping into this review, I must first make a few points about where I stand on visual novels and eroge on the whole. I admit to having a decent amount of experience playing both family friendly and adult VNs. I t...

Elliot Gay



10:00 AM on 10.29.2011

D3's sealed room game is like Scribblenauts for creepers

A game with the title "If I Were Stuck With A Girl In A Sealed Room I'd Probably..." practically begs people to answer the question, silently, within the darkest recesses of their hearts, for to voice a response risks di...

Josh Tolentino



2:00 PM on 09.09.2011

Bikini zombie slaying returns in Oneechanbara Z Kagura

Folks with a passion for both skimpy swimwear and the undead have been largely out of luck this year, with little to tide them over beyond the occasional bikini-wearing zombie in the recently released Dead Island. And let me ...

Josh Tolentino



8:00 PM on 07.22.2011

Project H will cater to your H-manga needs this August

Every manga reader outside Japan (perhaps even inside it), asks this question at some point in their manga-reading lives: "Where is the manga that caters to my needs?" For some, those needs are for action-packed Shonen JUMP&n...

Josh Tolentino



3:00 PM on 07.17.2011

Grope me and I'll grope you back

On Thursday, a Colorado woman of Japanese decent was arrested and charged with a felony count of sexual abuse, after she reportedly grabbed a TSA officers breasts. Now this is a woman that w...

Hiroko Yamamura



5:25 PM on 05.17.2011

IT BEGINS: First list of Tokyo restricted manga released

Remember Bill 156, the infamous Tokyo anti-loli bill that quickly morphed into an anti-everything bill? Well, as you may know, it passed into law last year, much to the consternation of folks concerned about its chilling effe...

Josh Tolentino



7:00 PM on 04.30.2011

Get spun off with Kotori Love ExP from MangaGamer now

I'm somewhat embarrassed to admit that this story flew under my radar back when it was first announced because I thought it was a belated April Fool's joke. I suppose I should have expected it was possible, but I didn't it di...

Josh Tolentino



7:00 PM on 04.21.2011

H-game Announce GET: MangaGamer announces We Love Master

Got maids on the mind? Does that same mind have...that on it as well? Then this game is for you. It's called We Love Master, and it's about a four maids with a master they love, morning, noon and night. *cue porn music* Sadly...

Josh Tolentino



10:00 AM on 04.18.2011

Finally, the 3DS wins with 3D fan service game Kagura

Well, technically it's a side-scrolling action-adventure about a bunch of ninja schoolgirls, but really, it's an excuse to turn that 3D slider on your $250 handheld all the way up while making your leering creeper f...

Josh Tolentino



10:30 PM on 02.03.2011

JAST's giving away the Heart de Roommate H-game for free

That is, if you buy three other games from them this month. Check out the JAST USA store to pick out a few titles before February 28th, and then you'll get your copy of Heart de Roommate, for free! The offer includes preorder...

Josh Tolentino



7:00 AM on 02.01.2011

Need more smutty hentai? Kitty Media's got you covered

Let's face it: Japanator's Ero Week was a success. A complete, utter, very disturbing success. To those who hated every second of it and wished that we'd cover more stories on funny Youtube videos instead, then this news is N...

OxKing



7:00 PM on 01.30.2011

Thank MangaGamer for your hard copy of Da Capo

When it comes to gaming, the age of all-digital media is nigh. Bandwidth is large enough and technology is powerful enough that a dedicated gamer can get his fix of electronic entertainments without ever having to put a disc ...

Josh Tolentino



5:00 PM on 01.23.2011

An Edelweiss demo is now available, go check it out

That's really all that needs to be said. MangaGamer now has a demo/trial version of Edelweiss up for grabs over on their website. It's actually a demo for Edelweiss v.2.0, which features a brand new, brushed-up localization t...

Josh Tolentino



3:00 PM on 01.23.2011

You don't want to see this man's life-size Rei papercraft

Yes, it's made from paper, and it's life-size, but it's also anatomically correct. In an "Ero Week" kind of way.Yeah, so see the video below. It's safe for work, but you can see the less-safe videos over at his channel.I think it's saying something that our intrepid tipster, upon sending this information to our tips line, asked to remain anonymous. Thanks, anonymous tipster!

Josh Tolentino



4:00 PM on 01.22.2011

Ero Week: Romantic ero doujins

With the coming of Ero Week, I can hop on top of my internet roof in this virtual neighborhood and shout at the top of my lungs...I! HEART! PORN! Now I'm not talking about an unhealthy love or attraction to the adult industry...

Pedro Cortes



2:00 PM on 01.22.2011

Ero Week: The deal-breaker

The other day, I read Brad's harrowing tale of how he lent his girlfriend a copy of Sundome, fully expecting to be dumped within days of having done so. It gave me a good laugh, but reminded me of how hentai&nb...

Tim Sheehy



3:00 PM on 01.21.2011

Ero Week: Why hentai just doesn't do it for me

It's no secret here at Japanator that many of us enjoy hentai. As a subset of the anime genre, some may even consider it essential viewing depending on how good the story is (if any). Over the years, I've known plenty of peop...

Crystal White



11:00 AM on 01.21.2011

Oh wow, Tenga sex aids getting their own manga

Well, if there was ever a bit of news that would be perfect for Ero Week, it would be this one. It seems that someone, somewhere, decided that it would be a good idea to create a manga based on Tenga, popular line of er...adu...

Josh Tolentino



7:00 PM on 01.20.2011

The Bible Black story or: How I learned to love hentai

[I almost never have any stories to tell, really. I mean, I hardly ever do anything crazy each day, and even when me and other friends decide to roam about town, nothing too extreme comes out of it...just a funny experienc...

OxKing



9:00 PM on 01.17.2011

This toilet paper is strangely arousing

Those looking for a sexy way to go to the bathroom - wait, let me start over. Those looking for a premium erotic experience on the toilet - hm, that sounds iffy too. There's no good way to lead into this news, so I'll just sa...

Bob Muir



4:00 PM on 12.30.2010

Whatever happened to that 'Tentacle Grape' soda flavor?

Some time ago, there was a bit of a stir caused by a novelty softdrink, Tentacle Grape. It made some otaku laugh, because it's a fun little joke. It offended some otaku, because non-otaku used it to make fun of those crazy mo...

Josh Tolentino



12:00 PM on 12.28.2010

Artists fight the anti-everything bill with sexy doujins

Tokyo Governor Ishihara might have thought he struck the final blow against otaku and their warped DNA with  the passage of Bill 156 (aka the anti-everything bill) but nay, say those who still care about free speech and ...

Josh Tolentino



5:00 PM on 12.13.2010

MangaGamer brings Da Capo II in time for Christmas

Looking for something a little naughty to stuff your stocking with? How about the latest in MangaGamer's Da Capo series -- one of their best-selling titles of all time.It's got romance, adventure and the requisite drama of a ...

Brad Rice



8:30 AM on 12.13.2010

FFFUUU--: Tokyo's anti-loli bill passes in commitee

It's over. Manga, anime and games in Japan as they're known today might well be over, as the infamous "Bill 156", formerly incarnated as an anti-loli bill, then mutated into an anti-everything bill, has successfully...

Josh Tolentino



4:00 PM on 12.06.2010

Tokyo Gov supports anti-loli bill: 'Japan's too untamed'

I'm sure you've heard of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government's latest attempt to reintroduce its infamous "anti-loli" bill, now revised to be an "anti-everything" bill. Some powerful people are behind the at...

Josh Tolentino



7:00 PM on 11.29.2010

Lawyers and luminaries rise up against new anti-loli bill

Though defeated numerous times before, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government is back, and has reintroduced a revised version of their original "nonexistent youth" protection bill, only now with new language allowing the...

Josh Tolentino



10:00 AM on 11.24.2010

TMA has you covered for OreImo incest fantasies

It seems like OreImo can't catch a break recently. It's stirring up controversy on a number of fronts, all while pushing the incest trend which is becoming a little too popular. The classy folks at TMA, who make live-action ...

Brad Rice



2:00 PM on 11.23.2010

Tokyo Anti-Loli bill is now an Anti-Everything bill

Well, practically everything, so far as it encompasses whatever potentially weird things you might think are kind of kinky that happen to be present in manga, anime and/or videogames. Yes, friends, the Tokyo Metropolitan Gove...

Josh Tolentino




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