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Red Veron . Feb 21

Three people arrested for unauthorized sharing of latest Makoto Shinaki film

Japan is the country that is really strict with their copyrights, especially in certain segments of their entertainment industry, and they take piracy very seriously when it comes music and anime. Makoto Shinkai's latest film, Your Name., was found to be "shared without permission" by three suspects in Osaka Prefecture who were charged for violating the Copyright Act.   0

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Red Veron . Feb 21

Anime about a rice-themed Idol group is a thing that is happening

"In a world where people are losing interest in eating rice, five students will come together to save their school, Inaho Academy, from shutting down by getting people to eat rice again." Sounds wacky, huh? Well, that's a real anime that is coming out in April for the spring anime season.   0

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Red Veron . Feb 21

Oh! my Toyota!! Street Fighter 2 takes on Toyota's new car

Those who have played Street Fighter II back in the day may remember the iconic bonus stage where the player must partake in property damage and beat up a car in under 40 seconds to the dismay of a random car owner. Now,...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 21

Devoted moviegoer spots unfinished anime movie at theater

A movie theater in Aomori city recently discovered that it had been screening an unfinished version of the anime movie In this corner of the world. This had gone for over seven weeks and the unfinished version had missin...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 21

Feel the emotions of March comes in like a lion movie songs

March comes in like a lion is one of last year's best anime and is getting a two-part live action movie in March and April. From Honey and Clover author Chica Umino, March comes in like a lion is all ...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 21

Learn some Durarara!! facts with Did You Know Anime

Durarara!! is one the most unique franchises out there from the author of Baccano!!, it starts out as a urban light drama about people in modern metropolitan Tokyo that turns into an intriguing intertwining web of myster...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 15

Husbando Alert! [email protected] SideM gets anime adaptation

Male idol lovers (and haters) beware! You're all gonna be in for a new wave of animu male idols that will likely flood anitwitter in the near future. The mobile game, The [email protected] SideM, will receive an anime adaptati...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 15

Radwimps brings songs from Your Name to English

The official theatrical release of the English-language dub of the hit film Your Name is coming to the west on April 7 and with that upcoming release are English-language versions of the songs made for the film by the b...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 15

Japanator LIVE - Yakuza Zero (Part 3) Redo

[Stream will begin at 10PM US Central Time over at the Japanator YouTube page and the video of the stream will also be posted here during and after the stream, so check it out!] Tonight, I try not to be ...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 12

Weekend Japanatainment - Hatsune Miku Commercials Edition

Japan is quite commonly stereotyped as a land full of crazy commercials and this belief is not wrong. Attention-grabbing attempts at trying to sell consumers on products and other tactics such as mascots only get bigger and l...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 11

Tsurezure Children anime adaptation to hit this summer

Tsurezure Children, translated as "Tedium Children", is about the different love scenarios of a large cast of high school students, will receive an anime adaptation that will air in the summer season of 2017. Originally a 4-k...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 10

Eromanga Sensei anime gets opening song from ClariS

ClariS, a duo formed by two junior high students Clara and Alice back in 2009 on NicoNico, has performed manysongs for anime including the likes of Oreimo and Puella Magi Madoka Magica. Now, the duo (with a new member Ka...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 10

Get a taste of the Sailor Moon performance for Anime Matsuri!

Sailor Moon fans are in for a treat this coming April in Houston, Texas of all places, where a special performance by the cast of the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon: The Musical will be held at Anime Matsuri convention. Ani...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 10

WTF Fridays: Curry

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Red Veron . Feb 09

Japanator LIVE - Yakuza Zero (Part 3)

[Note: I am so sorry, my microphone broke and did not record any voice audio. I will redo the entire video again next time.] [Stream will begin at 10PM US Central Time over at the Japanator YouTube page ...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 09

Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale is augmenting reality in US theaters

A new movie based on the hit franchise about people who love messing around with technology that might kill them, Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale, will arrive in select US theaters on March 9, 2017. Sword Art Online: Ordinal...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 08

Take a tour of a modern Japanese house

For avid anime watchers, it is common to see anime characters living in an apartment and learning that space is a premium in metropolitan areas in Japan. Though sometimes anime does show actual houses and they often seem huge...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 07

Japanator LIVE - Yakuza Zero (Part 2)

[Stream will begin at 10PM US Central Time over at the Japanator YouTube page and the video of the stream will also be posted here during and after the stream, so check it out!] Tonight, we come back to ...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 07

Attack on Titan Season 2 breaks down the wall on April 1

Fans of the terrifying monster horror action anime Attack on Titan have been waiting for years to see more of the anime and in the year 2017, we finally have an actual date. It was announced recently that the second sea...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 07

Loot Anime: Dimension - Japanator Unboxing

We've all probably fantasized of embarking on great adventures in worlds of sword and sorcery and doing all kinds of cool thing like slay dragons and saving kingdoms. This setting is familiar to those who are fans of anime a...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 04

Sushi Kit Kats are now things that are real

In April 1st of Last year, Kit Kat Japan joined in on the April fools festivities and "promoted" Kit Kat Sushi as a joke for fun and to tease us with another weird yet intriguing Kit Kat flavor that the west will never see i...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 03

WTF Fridays: Red beans and a nice chianti

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Red Veron . Feb 01

KonoSuba videogame looks like an explosion of fun!

[Updated below] KonoSuba, also known as KonoSuba: God's Blessing on This Wonderful World!, will be getting a 2D Megaman styled game for Windows PC. Just one look at the trailers, it looks like a homage to the origi...   0

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Red Veron . Feb 01

Japanator LIVE - Yakuza Zero

[Stream will begin at 10PM US Central Time over at the Japanator YouTube page and the video of the stream will also be posted here during and after the stream, so check it out!] Tonight, we take a quick t...   0

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Red Veron . Jan 31

Japanese TV show tries to solve a "10 year impossible" puzzle

Ever been stumped with a puzzle so much that you are tempted to look up the answers? Here is a video making the rounds lately from 2004 when Akihara Toshiko (aged 73), approached the TV show "Knight Scoop" to help him solve ...   0

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Red Veron . Jan 30

Japanator Unboxing: TokyoTreat - December 2016

[TokyoTreat provided the box and the reviewer has an affiliate partnership with TokyoTreat] One of my favorite activities is where I venture to the local asian supermarkets to pick up some snacks and candy to satiate my crav...   0

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Red Veron . Jan 29

Weekend Japanatainment - 2007 Anime OP Edtion

It has been decade since 2007, a great year for anime with plenty of shows from that year that still pop up in must watch anime lists because many of them hold up to this today. I was looking at a show from 2007 and found oth...   0

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Red Veron . Jan 27

WTF Fridays: Bread

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Red Veron . Jan 25

March comes in like a Lion marches to theaters this March

March comes in like a lion was one of last year's best anime (that is still airing), written by Honey and Clover author Chika Umino and brought to the small screen by the studio SHAFT (Madoka Magica, Bakemonog...   0

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Red Veron . Jan 22

Weekend Japanatainment - DragonBall Z + Linkin Park Edition

If you were on the anime internet around the turn of the century, there was a prevalence of anime music videos that combined clips of the hit anime Dragon Ball Z with the music of the "nu-metal" band Linkin Park. It was ...   0

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Red Veron . Jan 20

Pick up digital manga based on this season's anime on sale!

If you're into traveling light but want to have some manga with you on-the-go, check out a few digital manga on sale from Kodansha Comics. Among these manga on sale are adapted into shows currently airing this Winter season: ...   0

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Red Veron . Jan 20

Japanese Bus tries out free USB charging for passengers

Don't you hate it when your portable entertainment device just dies in the middle of your viewing of homoerotic ice skating anime? Or when you're reading the latest volume of your Monster Girl manga? Carrying USB power banks ...   0

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Red Veron . Jan 15

Weekend Japanatainment - Winter Anime OP 2017 Edition

The new winter anime season has just begun and we have a lot of great new shows for everyone to watch while you cuddle up indoors, whether it is freezing or warm out or whatever crazy weather it is where you live. We've got b...   0

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Red Veron . Jan 08

Weekend Japanatainment - Cartoons Made in Japan Edition

Wait, what? Yes, I just blasphemously compared your beloved Japanese anime with American cartoons. Now, before you all start grabbing your imitation 'Made in China' Katanas and ninja run over to the Japanator building intendi...   0

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Red Veron . Jan 04

Japanator LIVE - Nier Automata

[Stream will begin at 10PM US Central Time over at the Japanator YouTube page and the video of the stream will also be posted here during and after the stream, so check it out!]   The new year is fin...   0

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Red Veron . Dec 31

Japanator Unboxing: Loot Anime - Galaxy

We're ending the year with a big bang with an out-of-this-world themed Loot Anime box full of goodies with the theme "Galaxy"! We have some pretty cool merch here that is sure to please Space Cowboys everywhere! I absolutely...   0

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Red Veron . Dec 18

Weekend Japanatainment - Prequel to Winter 2017 Edition

The new winter anime season is almost here and it looks like we're going to get a few sequels to some beloved anime soon. So I thought it would be perfect to check out some of the previous anime season openings to get everyon...   0

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Red Veron . Dec 10

Weekend Japanatainment - 90's Anime Movie Edition

The 1990's in the US was an exciting time for many anime fans, especially most of them didn't even know what the heck "anime" is yet. It was a time when anime was making it onto US airwaves and more anime came over with even ...   0

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Red Veron . Dec 10

Japanator Unboxing: Loot Anime - Blade

When I found out that one of my favorite anime was to be one of the featured goodies in this month's Loot Anime, I was beyond hyped and was super excited when it arrived in my mailbox. The lovely folks over at Loot Anime HQ ...   0

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Red Veron . Dec 05

Cup Noodles and Final Fantasy provide instant weirdness in commercial

In the world of Japanese commercial sponsorship, we often get odd and sometimes downright weird partnerships that often end up being horrible or glorious. Sometimes, we get both. Now, Final Fantasy XV, the latest big budget g...   0




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