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hololive’s Cover Corp. Establishes 1st Overseas Branch Cover USA

posted on 2024-03-17 08:15 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Parent company of hololive productions VTuber management company aims for global expansion

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Guinness World Records Certifies Animate Ikebukuro as Largest Anime Store

posted on 2024-03-17 23:00 EDT by Ken Iikura-Gross

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Voice Actor Unit SoundOrion to Release 3rd Single “Sunny Canvas” in May

Mar 17, 2024 9:20 PM CDT
The members were selected from an audition with 5,000 participants

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Voice Actor Shiina Natsukawa’s 8th Single “Shadow Boxer” Music Video Streamed

Mar 17, 2024 9:55 PM CDT
The CD single will be available on April 17

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Love Live! Sunshine!! Kanan VA Nanaka Suwa Releases New Digital Single “World of Words”

Mar 19, 2024 8:10 PM CDT
She made her solo singer debut in 2020

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Singer Sayuri Marries Misekai Musician Amaarashi

posted on 2024-03-19 23:30 EDT by Ken Iikura-Gross
Singer of My Hero Academia’s ending song announced her marriage to up-and-coming vocalist

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Voice Actor Yūto Uemura Announces Marriage

posted on 2024-03-19 23:59 EDT by Ken Iikura-Gross
The voice of Bungo Stray Dogs’ Atsushi Nakajima posts a handwritten message to his fans

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Voice Actor, Singer Aimi to Release New Album LIVE IT NOW in June

Mar 20, 2024 9:54 PM CDT
The album will include new song “Meritocracy”

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Listen to a New Mix of Hikaru Utada’s Debut Song ‘Automatic (2024 Mix)’ Now

Mar 21st 2024
Featured on the upcoming best-of SCIENCE FICTION, the new mix offers a refined sound enhanced by Grammy winning engineer Steve Fitzmaurice

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Bengaluru Brace for Anime Invasion: A Festival Like No Other

Mar 22nd 2024

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World’s Only Dragon Ball Theme Park Launched in Qiddiya City

Mar 22nd 2024

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Voice Actor Tomori Kusunoki to Release New CD Single “Shingetsu” in May

Mar 24, 2024 8:22 PM CDT
The title tune is produced by TETSUYA (L’Arc-en-Ciel)

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81 Produce Agency Ends Voice Actor Daiki Nakamura’s Contract Over Reported Harassment at His School

posted on 2024-03-25 04:02 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Agency received complaints about power & sexual harassment, financial troubles in Nakamura’s private school

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MIKU EXPO 2024 Brings 10th Anniversary Tour to Europe Powered by Crunchyroll

Mar 25, 2024 5:00 AM CDT
Tour heads to six cities, general ticket sales go live on April 5

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Voice Actor Kaori Maeda to Release 2nd EP “Grab the World” in June

Mar 25, 2024 8:45 PM CDT
New ending theme for TSUKIMICHI -Moonlit Fantasy- will be included

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Saint Seiya Creator Masami Kurumada’s June Exhibition Canceled

posted on 2024-03-26 02:20 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Kurumada’s 1st major art exhibition canceled due to ‘various circumstances’

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Kinnikuman Museum to Open in Shizuoka in April

posted on 2024-03-26 15:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
2-floor museum to feature drawing reproductions, life-size figures, shop

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Seeking Music-Themed Illustrations for the 39th International Illustration Contest

Mar 27th 2024

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Japanese Rock Star Yoshiki on New Doc Film, Fashion, Fan Appreciation

2024-03-27T16:00:00Z

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Voice Actor Kana Hanazawa Releases New Music Video “It’s My Thing”

Mar 27, 2024 9:07 PM CDT
Her 7th album “Memoirs and Fingertips” hits stores April 10

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Virtual Singer KAF Releases New Remix Album Crazy for you

Mar 28th 2024
Her fourth set of reworks finds an eclectic set of Vocaloid creators transforming her work

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First Ever Naruto-themed Restaurant Collaboration to Launch at All Silverlake Ramen Locations on March 30

Mar 28th 2024
Netflix’s #1 anime series brings Ichiraku Ramen to more than 25 locations across the US

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Tokushima’s Machi Asobi Event Planned for This Spring Canceled

posted on 2024-03-29 07:03 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Organizers plan for scaled-down event this fall

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Nijisanji EN AR Live ‘Colors’ Pastel Stage & Vivid Stage Live Streaming on Stagecrowd

Mar 29th 2024

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New Permanent Monster Hunter Café Opens in Osaka

posted on 2024-03-31 18:30 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Dine like a hunter with the new “Hunters Bar WEST” that opened on March 1

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International VTuber Project ‘V4Mirai’ Welcomes 4 New Talents Into Their Fold on April 6th, 2024

Apr 1st 2024
Get to know V4Mirai’s 3rd Generation “Lunalia”

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Sexy Zone Idol Group Changes Name to timelesz

posted on 2024-04-01 07:40 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Kento Nakajima left group on Sunday

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Apothecary Diaries Manga Creator Nekokurage Indicted on Suspicion of Tax Evasion

posted on 2024-04-01 13:15 EDT by Alex Mateo
Nekokurage claims neglect of tax returns due to ignorance

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Japan royal family launches Instagram account to appeal to youth

2024-04-01T12:55:00Z

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Aimer - New Song ‘haruka’ Out April 2

Apr 2nd 2024
Theme Song for Japanese TV Series & Film “Teasing Master Takagi-san”

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Voice Actor Project Utagoe ha Mille-Feuille Releases 3rd Single “TREASURE” Music Video

Apr 2, 2024 7:30 PM CDT
Original anime featuring the group is in the works

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NIJISANJI and NIJISANJI EN Announce ‘Sharehouse Voice’

Apr 3rd 2024

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Kyoto Police Arrests Man in 20s for Nintendo Threat Messages Incident from 2023

posted on 2024-04-03 16:00 EDT by Joanna Cayanan
Suspect allegedly sent threat messages through Nintendo website’s inquiry form

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Emerging J-pop Star Ado Wraps Up Historic First U.S. Tour

Apr 3rd 2024

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Hikaru Utada drops ‘Somewhere Near Marseilles (Sci-Fi Edit)’ alongside re-edited music video

Apr 3rd 2024

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Character Voice Mutsumi Tamura Announces Marriage

posted on 2024-04-03 23:30 EDT by Ken Iikura-Gross
Voice of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean’s Ermes Costello gives heartfelt message

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Voice Actor Yukihiro Nozuyama Announces Birth of 1st Child

posted on 2024-04-03 23:59 EDT by Ken Iikura-Gross
Voice of Record of Ragnarok’s Heimdall announced birth with beautiful photo

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Hikaru Utada Releases ‘Somewhere Near Marseilles (Sci-Fi Edit)’

Apr 4th 2024

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Male Voice Actors/Artists Affiliated with Lantis Label to Hold Live Event Titled ‘Lantis MENS GIG ‘A・C・E’ 2024’

Apr 4th 2024

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Japanese people could all be called Sato by 2531, study warns. But they’d need to get married first

2024-04-04T05:18:00Z

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Studio Ghibli President Toshio Suzuki Sees His Anime Come to Life at Ghibli Park

by Richard Eisenbeis, Apr 4th 2024

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Chun-Li Statue Unveiled in Capcom Founder’s Hometown

posted on 2024-04-04 23:30 EDT by Ken Iikura-Gross
Also, local district offers official Guile & Chun-Li school lunches

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Japan’s oldest man passes away, thought to have been last male born in the Meiji period | SoraNews24 -Japan News-

2024-04-05T13:00:00Z
Chiba centenarian was former school teacher.

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Nearly Life-Size Touken Ranbu Statue Erected in Fukuyama Castle Park

posted on 2024-04-06 23:59 EDT by Ken Iikura-Gross
See real-life anthropomorphized katana Kousetsu Samonji at Hiroshima Prefecture

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Former Nogizaka46 Idol Nanase Nishino, Actor Yuki Yamada Announce Marriage

posted on 2024-04-08 23:59 EDT by Ken Iikura-Gross
Couple shared their news with joint message

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