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Title revealed for NEW Utada Hikaru album!!

Japanese-American sensation Utada Hikaru reveals the title for her first new album in 8 years! Fantôme, which is French for “Ghost”, is scheduled for release in September 28, 2016. This will be the first album to feature songs with Japanese titles. Utada had been known to title her songs in English. Fantôme will have 8 …

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Rurouni Kenshin movie trilogy coming to US theatres!!

Rurouni Kenshin is one of the greatest historical tales ever told. Set in the Meiji era of Japan, the series followed Himura Kenshina as he wandered Japan offering protection and aid to those in need to atone for the murders he committed. Rurouni Kenshin debuted in April 25, 1994 in Weekly Shonen Jump. Since then …

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J-pop songstress Hikaru Utada to release brand new album!!

Hikaru Utada announced today that she is ready to release her first new album in 8 years. The yet-to-be titled album will contain the tracks “Sakura Nagashi” (the Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo theme song), “Hanataba Wo Kimini” (the theme song for the Toto Nee-Chan: Fatherly Sister drama) and “Manatsu no Tooriame” (the theme …

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It’s REAL! ‘The Ring’ VS ‘The Grudge’ in ‘Sadako vs Kayako’ teaser trailer!

My J-Horror hype button has been pressed, and my body is ready! After a fake trailer’s viral spread, Kadokawa and NBCUniversal Japan liked the idea and are now working together to make it a reality! So far all that’s known is that t’s already in production, the director is Koji Shiraishi, and that it will be released in …

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The Legend Continues!!! TAKII 17 ~DENSETSU~ is nearly here

This Father’s Day weekend marks the return of “the world’s most fiercely extreme asian fusion festival” . The Asian Karaoke Idol Invitational (TAKII for short) is back for it’s 17th installment, titled DENSETSU. For those who don’t know what TAKII is, The Asian Karaoke Idol Invitational is the world’s most extreme Asian music/gaming festival held twice a year in Philadelphia. Created by Damien “D-Chan” Christopher, TAKII …

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J1 @ The Cherry Blossom Festival

The weather this year has been questionable at best, so to wake up on Sunday, April 13th, 2014 and see the sun shining and a temperature of 84 degrees could only mean good things for what was about to occur today. Especially since it was Sakura Sunday, or as it’s better known in Philadelphia, it …

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READ Mega Ran: Random Lyricism page 20… Burke’s house.

England VS India! E-Shocka VS Daj M. Ahl continues! Burke the Jurke decided to stay home and watch the match on television with his trusty dog Roxy, who in actuality might not be his dog. Either way you get to see where the commentators (well Brad Bradford anyway) stand when it comes to who they …

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“Cho-Ho-Ho-cobo!!!” TAKII 16 Making Its Seasonal Debut!!!

This Christmas weekend marks the return of “the world’s most fiercely extreme asian fusion festival” . The Asian Karaoke Idol Invitational (TAKII for short) is back for it’s 16th installment, titled Cho-ho-ho-cobo. For those who don’t know what TAKII is, The Asian Karaoke Idol Invitational is the world’s most extreme Asian music/gaming festival held twice a year in …

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Godzilla (2014) Official Trailer… They’re getting SERIOUS!

“An epic rebirth to Toho’s iconic Godzilla, this spectacular adventure pits the world’s most famous monster against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity’s scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence” — Legendary Pictures. This is the 60th anniversary of Toho’s 1954 Godzilla, so this reboot makes sense. It’s not a reboot of a movie released three years ago. …

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See the First 8 Minutes of the new Ghost in the Shell HERE!

New Ghost in the Shell you say? Yes it’s all new. The first film is titled, Ghost in the Shell: Arise border: 1 Ghost Pain. It will be released in Japanese theaters on June 22, 2013. No international release date has been announced but the Japanese Blu-Rays, (which include English subtitles) will be available on July …

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