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Feel the Super Emotions in the Japanese Civil War Trailer

Japanese movie trailers almost always follow a formula: they would start out happy with some happy music then it stops, and suddenly it hits you an emotional crescendo with some dramatic music that let's you know that things are getting se...

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Japanese Spider-Man always saves the day!

All us normal everyday folks know to call their friendly neighborhood Spider-Man when they get into a jam, but what happens when Spider-Man gets into a jam? If Amazing Spider-Man writer Dan Slott is to be believed, the answer is a...

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Edge of Spider-verse packs in the anime references

While western superhero comics (known as "Ame-comi" in Glorious Nippon) don't usually fall under Japanator's purview, there's no denying that the influence of anime and manga can reach far and wide. That's exactly what's happening in the l...


T.M. Revolution to perform themes for Disk Wars: The Avengers

Those of who you who've been eagerly awaiting Marvel's latest foray into the world of animation with Toei's Disk Wars: The Avengers may be pleased to learn that Takanori Nishikawa, more commonly known by his stage name T.M. Revolution, will...

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New Marvel Avengers OVA to be released March 25th

In this apartment the Marvel vs. DC debate is still waged on a weekly basis. My girlfriend believes that DC is the superior brand while I, on the other hand, feel that Marvel is better. Part of my evidence for this is that Marvel gets more ...

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The Avengers: Disc Wars anime coming spring 2014

Have you ever wanted an Avengers anime? Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk, and Captain America all teaming up in some animated battles? Well, you've got your wish, just not in the way you might hope. A new anime called The Avengers: Disc Wars has be...

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Japanator Arena: Blade VS Vampire Hunter D

*ding, ding, ding* It's Over! Seras and Grave are locked in an endless shootout. Both opponents are chock-full of lead, and their regenerative abilities continue to negate each blast. After Grave brings out the Demolition Shots, Seras decid...

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Watch The Wolverine's Yukio in action

The marketing for Fox's upcoming summer blockbuster The Wolverine appears to be in full swing, with new trailers and posters popping up daily. While we usually prefer to leave Hollywood films alone, The Wolverine is unique in that a signif...

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Friday Night Fights: Mikoto vs Storm

*ding, ding, ding* It's Over! Well folks, it looks like we encountered an unexpected turn of events in the J-tor Arena. Despite Zoro's victory over Masamune, Masamune refused to accept his defeat. Since Zoro was having trouble searching for...


Japanator Kind of Recommends: X-Men

You know, it has been a while since I have gotten the opportunity to experience anything related to the X-Men franchise. The last time that I got to watch something related to X-Men was when I saw X-Men: The First Class in theater...


Iron Man and Wolverine airing on G4 starting July 29

We knew they were coming eventually, but now G4 has finally announced air dates for the start of the Marvel-Madhouse collaborations Iron Man and Wolverine. The two shows will air back-to-back starting Friday, July 29 at 11PM ET/PT, wit...


Blade gets anime adaptation

The Marvel anime train keeps on rolling. Not content with animating Iron Man, Wolverine, and the X-Men, Madhouse has turned its sights on Blade, the black dhampir who hunts vampires. Animax has put together a site for the upcoming series, d...


See an 'unseen side' of Joey/Lina in bonus Heroman short

[I apologize for the misleading header picture. Unfortunately, that doesn't actually happen.]I've really enjoyed the last few episodes of Heroman. The show has managed to take giant strides away from its earlier forgettable episodes. I have...


SDCC: Ironman is also getting the anime treatment

Halo isn't the only series that's getting its own anime adaptation. Tapped by Marvel, studio Madhouse is producing the Ironman animated series, slated to come out in 2010 to coincide with the release of Ironman 2. As a giant fan of anything...


Tatsunoko vs. Marvel

First we had Capcom vs. Tatsunoko, and before that we had Capcom vs. Marvel; and now we have a Tasunoko and Marvel mash-up in the works. However, this is not going to be a video game, but a television anime; which in many cases is a lot bet...


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Little Witch Academia (Season 1) "My name is Akko and I love to get Wakko"


Japanator Unboxing: TokyoTreat - February 2017"Sweet Strawberry, Savory Seafood"


Digimon Adventure tri: Reunion Blu-Ray Set"A New Digi-Adventure Emerges!"


Boruto: Naruto the Movie Blu-ray Set"The New Generation hits Blu-Ray!"


Your Name. (Kimi No Na Wa)"Can I ask you your name?"


Ghost in the Shell"Cyber-Bodied"


Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale"Is this the (Augmented) Real Life?"


One Piece Film Gold"Welcome to Grand Tesoro!"


Kaiju Girls"Unleash your inner Monster Soul"


Orange"Would you change your past?"


God Eater 2: Rage Burst"New Look, Same Great Taste"


A.W. Phoenix Festa"Bland Stories & Battles"