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New Dynasty Warriors 9 DLC Outfits Entice

Sangoku Musou 8 (Dynasty Warriors 9 in the west) will soon be releasing new DLC outfits in Japan, perhaps another attempt to try and recuperate from its horrible Steam ratings from a while back. The spicy outfits are mostly generic but will surely be coveted by obsessive collectors nonetheless: Unfortunately, the game’s Steam ratings have […]
Tags: Games, Japan, Anime, Ps4, Pc Gaming, Dlc, Image Gallery, Dynasty Warriors, Sangoku Musou

90-Year-Old Japanese Photographer’s Self Portraits Are Guaranteed To Make Your Day

I want to hang every single one of these in my home In 2017 the internet was captivated by Kimiko Nishimoto, a 90-year-old woman from Japan who took the most wonderfully wholesome and hilarious self portraits imaginable. After attending a beginner’s photography class taught by her grandson, Nishimoto began snapping and editing her own photos at age 72, and hasn’t stopped since. And thank fuck for that, because they’re a goddamn treasure. If this is your first time hearing about her, h...
Tags: Japan, Humor, Tokyo, Gracie Hughes, Louvre, Nishimoto, Kimiko Nishimoto, Epson Imaging Gallery

Faith/Grand Orgasm 3 AV Parody Does It In Swimsuits

TMA’s previous Fate/Grand Order AV parodies were apparently successful enough to warrant a 3rd entry, with “Faith/Grand Orgasm 3” this time focusing on a swimsuit theme as numerous Fate girls are ravaged in stunning bikinis – many of the erotic scenes predictably taking place at Japan’s “most popular AV pool”. Screenshots depicting the Fate girls […]
Tags: Games, Japan, Parody, AV, Anime, Cosplay, TMA, H, Image Gallery, Fate/Grand Order, Mizugi, Faith Grand Orgasm

Girls Frontline Anime Announced

A PV has surfaced announcing that an anime for casual smartphone game Girls Frontline (Dolls Frontline in Japan) is on the way, which has chosen to go for the comedic chibi series route rather than a serious one, unlike most the other ship-girl anime adaptations. The adorable chibi PV: The Girls Frontline anime is slated […]
Tags: Japan, Comedy, Smartphones, Anime, Announcements, PV, Adaptations, Chibi, Casuals, Girls Frontline

Kizuna Ai’s First Live Concert A Melodic Success

Kizuna Ai‘s first ever live concert has managed to make its way online in several different videos courtesy of fans, with the worshiped virtual YouTuber utilizing the same holographic technology as the revered Hatsune Miku, hopefully not prophesying the end of the legendary Vocaloid… Some of the videos depicting the numerous songs she sang at […]
Tags: Music, Japan, Events, Tokyo, Anime, Hatsune Miku, Video Gallery, Kizuna Ai, Virtual YouTubers

Tokyo Auto Salon 2019 Companions A Glorious Spectacle

Vehicle-centric event Tokyo Auto Salon 2019 has once again put numerous automobiles on display to seduce attendees into making future purchases, though perhaps the many sultry companions present were been doing the most seducing given their tempting attire. Photographs of the event and its gorgeous companions:
Tags: Japan, Marketing, Cars, Events, Tokyo, Anime, Cosplay, Tokyo Auto Salon, Image Gallery, Race Queens

Japanese Cafe Offering Employment For The Ugly

Japanese pro wrestler “Shaka” was on a trip visiting Japan’s Miyazaki Prefecture when he encountered a peculiar cafe sign recruiting ugly girls for staff positions. The unusual sign in front of the bar “Dosukoi” lists the following perks for unattractive future employees: 1. Fat girls get an increased hourly wage. 2. Ugly fat girls get […]
Tags: Food, Japan, Jobs, Bizarre, Anime, Cafe, Shaka, Miyazaki Prefecture

Jan 25: Animezing!: Fireworks

Enjoy a FREE Japanese ANIME film at the JICC! Animezing!: Fireworks Nominated for Best Animation Film at the 2018 Awards of the Japanese Academy ...
Tags: Comics, Japan, Washington, US, Washington Dc, Mike Rhode, Genki Kawamura, Yusuke, JICC, EST Japan Information Culture Center Embassy, Norimichi, Nazuna But Nazuna, Akiyuki Shinbo Nobuyuki Takeuchi, Production Committee

NGT48 Idol “Doesn’t Feel Alive” After Otaku Attack

NGT48 member Maho Yamaguchi has said that she “doesn’t feel like she’s alive” after obsessed fans who attacked her outside her front door were released without charge. NGT48 idol Maho Yamaguchi has spoken about her trauma at being attacked outside her home by otaku in December. The “fans” had waited outside her front door before […]
Tags: Twitter, Music, Japan, Crime, Anime, Idol, Otaku, AKB48, NGT48, Maho Yamaguchi

Pop Culture Imports: ‘Pan’s Labyrinth,’ An Uruguayan Political Drama, a Throwback Video Game Anime, and More

(Welcome to Pop Culture Imports, a column that compiles the best foreign movies and TV streaming right now.) New year, new foreign movies and shows to add to your ever-growing queue! If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to become more cultured, then look no further than Pop Culture Imports, where I recommend all the best titles you can watch with subtitles. But it’s not all European arthouse films — this week we have an array of movie and TV shows of all genres, including Guillermo del Toro...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, Movies, Georgia, Spain, Features, Netflix, Uruguay, Republican, Hulu, Tangerines, Soviet Union, Toro, Ivo, Alhambra, Guillermo

Comics Research Bibliography 2018 print edition volumes and ebook available for order

Over 1200 pages long with more than 9,000 new entries, this is a bibliography of articles and books on all aspects of comic and cartoon art including comic books, comic strips, cartoons, animation, editorial cartoons, newly updated as of the end of 2018. It is based on the format used by John Lent in his ten-volume bibliography. Both the two volume print and the single file electronic book include tens of thousands of citations with links to information on comic book movies, the Cha...
Tags: Asia, Comics, Japan, Australia, Washington Post, France, India, Africa, Dc Comics, Canada, United States, Middle East, Belgium, South America, Caribbean, Charlie Hebdo

Cherished Goddess The Ultimate In Flat Surfaces

Pettanko enthusiasts in need of more flat surfaces to worship need look no further as this delightful goddess has come to their rescue, with her various kinky outfits sure to also satisfy should her cutting board chest not prove adequate. More goddesses.
Tags: Japan, Anime, Goddesses, Oppai, H, Image Gallery, Exhibitionism, Pettanko

New “Puni Virgin Zero” Onahole Trains You to be Senpai in the Sheets

I love the variety that onaholes from Japan offer us. Toys that simulate sex with a virgin. Dual-use toys that let us experience two sisters at the same time. Toys based on our favorite 2D anime waifus. And now, an onahole that seeks to train us to last longer, so we can have more satisfying […]
Tags: Japan, Virginity, Anime, Anime Goods, Onanism, Onaholes

Virtual-san wa Miteiru Will Be Humorously Hectic

Virtual-san wa Miteiru has gotten a PV detailing actual scenes from the show itself, with the 3D CG series looking to be quite hectic and full of humor that Virtual YouTuber fanatics will no doubt appreciate. The show will possess supposedly thirty “virtual YouTubers”, a trend that has swept through Japan where individuals use motion-capture […]
Tags: Japan, Anime, Lide, PV, 3D CG, Virtual-san wa Miteiru, Miteiru, Virtual YouTubers

The Best Fight-Heavy Action Movies You’ve Never Seen

(Welcome to The Best Movies You’ve Never Seen, a series that takes a look at slightly more obscure, under-the-radar, or simply under-appreciated movies. This week we go toe to toe and foot to face with some of the best fight-filled action movies you’ve never seen.) Action movies come in all shapes and sizes, but while big stunts can be truly thrilling when done right few sequences are more impressive than a beautifully choreographed, filmed, and edited fight scene. We’ve been gifted with truly ...
Tags: Japan, Movies, Features, David, Plan B, Jackie Chan, Michael Cera, John Wick, Scott Pilgrim, Chris Mark, Phong, South Korea Thailand, Featured Stories Sidebar, James Mark, Confidential Assignment, The Best Movies You Haven't Seen

Yabuki Kentarou’s Hatsune Miku Design Cosplayed By Enako

Million dollar cosplayer Enako has given a preview of the cosplay outfit she will wear at the Hatsune Miku Dwango and Honda smart car collab booth at Tokyo Auto Salon 2019, the maiden unsurprisingly donning Yabuki Kentarou’s Miku design. Her outfit was revealed during a live stream, along with the customized Honda S660 (with support […]
Tags: Japan, Events, Tokyo, Anime, Livestream, Honda, Cosplay, Hatsune Miku, Enako, Itasha, Yabuki Kentarou, Hatsune Miku Dwango

’24’ is Getting Remade Into a Japanese TV Series

In a reversal of so many adaptations we see in Hollywood today, a popular U.S. show is getting the J-drama treatment. 24, the apex of post-9/11 TV created by Joel Surnow and Robert Cochran, is being remade into a Japanese TV series. Livedoor reports (via Kotaku) that TV Asahi is currently developing a Japanese remake of the Kiefer Sutherland series, which will retell the first season and adapt it to a new setting. The original series, which premiered in 2001, follows counterterrorism agent J...
Tags: Japan, Hollywood, Television, Movies, Fox, Jack, Pacific, 20th Century Fox, 24, Kiefer Sutherland, Remakes, Kotaku, Bauer, Jack Bauer, Asahi, Robert Cochran

Tone Deaf Hero

[Rather than finishing my year in review, here goes a diversion.] I too watched the first/preview episode of The Rising of the Shield Hero adaptation. It was a bit compelling but probably slightly more uncomfortable than compelling. The problem I have with it is its narrative voice. It reads(?) like someone is writing a light novel that target incels as the audience. That in itself is not terrible but seeing a show pandering to someone, no matter who, is not a great sign. It is not abou...
Tags: Japan, Wikipedia, Anime, Bechdel, Modern Visual Culture, English Language Modern Visual Fandom, JeKo, Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari, Nasu Kinoko

FOX’s 24 is Getting a Japanese Series Remake

FOX’s 24 is getting a Japanese series remake TV Asahi is developing a remake of 20th Century Fox’s series 24 with a 2020 release date set, Kotaku has confirmed. The network apparently negotiated with Fox for nearly two years. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMap...
Tags: Japan, TV, Movies, Fox, TV News, 24, Kiefer Sutherland, Kotaku, Jack Bauer, Asahi, Corey Hawkins Miranda Otto, Anna Diop, 24 Japan

How ‘Batman: The Animated Series’ and ‘Akira’ Are Forever Connected

This article contains spoilers for Akira and the Batman-centric DCAU films and TV shows. A giant explosion of light and sound. Biker gangs and crime-ridden streets. A city run by crooked politicians and a militarized police force. A flawed hero who operates outside the law and is pitted against a villain who thrives on chaos. All these make Batman: Mask of the Phantasm , the spinoff film of Batman: The Animated Series , one of the most iconic representations of the DC Comics hero ever put ...
Tags: Japan, Movies, Tim Burton, Dc Comics, Features, Gotham, United States, Animation, Tokyo, Justice League, Bruce Wayne, Batman, Dc, Warner Bros, Zelda, Wink

YU-NO Remake Trailer Positively Nostalgic

5pb. released a trailer promoting the March launch of visual novel remake “YU-NO: A Girl Who Chants Love At The Bound Of This World“, which will be making its way onto the Nintendo Switch. Classic visual novel eroge YU-NO first released in Japan on the PC-98 at the end of 1996 and has received multiple […]
Tags: Games, Japan, Trailer, Nintendo, Anime, Visual Novels, Release Dates, 5pb, Nintendo Switch, YU-NO

Cinderella Girls Starlight Cruise The Epitome Of Luxury

A special event for IdolMaster: Cinderella Girls brought fans to a special luxury cruise ship for the “IdolMaster: Cinderella Girls Starlight Cruise“, a marvelous happening laden with all sorts of activities that may have some surprised at the extent the creators want to celebrate a smartphone game. The cruise (which celebrates the IdolMaster: Cinderella Girls […]
Tags: Japan, Events, Anime, Yokohama, Otaku, Image Gallery, [email protected], Video Gallery, Cinderella Girls

Fair-Skinned Goddess Delightfully Large

The fair white skin of this fever-inducing goddess will surely have males intrigued, though her enticing outfits and sizable bosom (and the complete exposure of said mammaries) will no doubt prove to be equal attention-grabbing points of interest. More goddesses.
Tags: Japan, Anime, Goddesses, Oppai, H, Image Gallery, Exhibitionism

Kizuna Ai Drowns

Virtual YouTuber Kizuna Ai has been spotted drowning in Tokyo Bay. The arrival of an amphibious Kizuna Ai-themed ita-bus has resulted in the horrific sight of the virtual Youtuber drowning in Tokyo Bay. The artwork on the side of the aqua bus was commissioned for Comiket 95, as the bus’ operators provide services for the […]
Tags: Death, Japan, Youtube, Tokyo, Anime, Ai, Public Transport, Image Gallery, YouTuber Kizuna Ai, Kizuna Ai, Comiket, Kizuna Ai Drowns

‘I Want To Eat Your Pancreas’ Trailer: An Anime Romance That Will Shed Tears, Not Blood

No zombies can be found in the trailer for I Want to Eat Your Pancreas, despite what the title implies.  But there are plenty of tears in this sentimental romance film from writer-director Shin’ichiro Ushijima, who adapts the beloved Yoru Sumino novel of the same name into a sumptuous anime film that will now be making its two-day premiere in the U.S. See the I Want to Eat Your Pancreas trailer below. I Want To Eat Your Pancreas Trailer I Want to Eat Your Pancreas may have a strange tit...
Tags: Japan, Movies, Romance, Anime, Movie Trailers, Sakura, Living Dead, I Want To Eat Your Pancreas, Shin ichiro Ushijima, Yoru Sumino, Sakura Yamauchi

China Dress Non Ero-Cosplay Both Hot & Horny

Admirers of Non and her seductive tan have another batch of photos to collect of her as the girl has now slipped into an extremely short china dress and equipped some cute demon horns, perhaps imitating a Granblue Fantasy character – fans will no doubt salivate over her beauty regardless of who she is cosplaying […]
Tags: Japan, Anime, Cosplay, Tan, Horny, Oshiri, Pantsu, Image Gallery, China Dress, Nonsummerjack, China Dress Non Ero Cosplay Both Hot amp

Gridman Actor’s Restaurant Bombarded With Prank Calls

Former Japanese actor Obi Masaya (who played a lead role in the live action 90’s TV show “Denkou Choujin Gridman”) recently had his restaurant bombarded with prank calls, no doubt a result of the immensely popular SSSS.Gridman anime. Obi Masaya had been interacting with fans via Twitter since the debut of the SSSS.Gridman anime; the […]
Tags: Business, Japan, Celebrities, Anime, Otaku, Gridman, Obi Masaya

AV Actress Kousaka Sari Bares Breasts On Japanese Program

Japanese TV program “Shimura & Tsurube no Abunai Kouyuu Roku” got a little more raunchy than usual as AV actress Kousaka Sari was present, with the woman going topless at one point but unfortunately preventing watchers from witnessing her full nudity. The strange program featured a multitude of activities, including bowling and women kissing an […]
Tags: Japan, TV, Celebrities, Anime, Oppai, Image Gallery, Kousaka Sari, Shimura Tsurube, Abunai Kouyuu Roku

Fanza Doujin Users Obsessed With NTR

FANZA, DMM’s distributor of adult doujin and eroge, has provided yearly statistics regarding those who use their service and their most preferred fetishes, with netorare apparently being the fetish users are most enamored with. They started off by providing some basic facts about the site, mentioning that one hundred forty million people visited FANZA from […]
Tags: Japan, Statistics, Anime, Fetish, Eroge, Ero-anime, DMM

Virtual YouTuber Concert Canceled 20 Minutes Before Debut

Due to an unfortunate amount of technical problems and lack of foresight, a Virtual YouTuber New Year’s concert had to be canceled just 20 minutes before it started. While the Count 0 Super Live 2018-2019 (advertised to feature such virtual personalities as YuNi, Kashiko Mari, AZKi and Virtual Gorilla) was planning to kick off at 8 […]
Tags: Japan, Events, Anime, Cancellations, New Year's, Virtual YouTubers, YuNi Kashiko Mari AZKi

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