Ishikawa Prefectural Police has arrested a 35-year-old male office worker on suspicion of uploading the 10th volume of Hajime Isayama's popular manga Attack on Titan to the internet without the copyright holder Kodansha's permission on December 20, 2013. Hit the jump for more details.
In time for swimsuit season, eBookJapan polled its female customers in their 20's and 30's about which manga heroine they thought had the ideal body. The aim of the questionnaire wasn't necessarily to find which is sexiest, but also factor in who looked most trained an healthiest. See the top 10 after the jump.
Japanese anime blogs have posted a snapshot of a promo for the Shingeki no Bahamut - Genesis anime, listing that the Rage of Bahamut mobile game tie-in is scheduled for October. The anime adaptation will be produced by MAPPA with Tiger and Bunny director Keiichi Sato handling series direction. More after the jump.
Kumamon, the mascot of Kumamoto Prefecture, has been spending a lot of time with Himura Kenshin. The bear took the ex-political assassin's place for April Fool's. Kenshin's movie has been promoted with mascot merch. Now, for the Tokyo premiere of live-action film Rurouni Kenshin - The Kyoto Fire, Kumamon has taken the stage to show off his skills. Get a look after the jump.