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TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku Weekly Anime Song TOP 10 June 30-July 6

The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the TOP 10 anime single/album of June 30-July 6. The number one album of the 27th week of year 2014 is 28-year-old anison singer Gero's 2nd major album "SECOND," which includes his 2nd single "~Outgrow~" (Tokyo Ravens 2nd OP). Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump.

Guillermo del Toro Talks Manga in Q&A

His mercha versus kaiju specular Pacific Rim made it pretty obvious that Guillermo del Toro has an affection for Japanese pop culture. He also had thwarted plans to adapt Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo's Domu. And, he had development plans with HBO for Naoki Urasawa's Monster.With an adaptation of his vampire novels The Strain hitting FX this weekend, he did a Reddit Ask Me Anything q&a, and, of course, the subject of manga came up.

Funimation Licenses "Tokyo ESP"

FUNimation announced today that it has acquired the simulcast and home video rights for Tokyo ESP. Episode 1 of the series launched on 7/11 at 2:05pm ET and the series will stream weekly on Fridays at the same time. More after the jump.

Japan Loves "Frozen," So It's Getting a Limited Edition Themed PS4

It's no secret that Disney's Frozen is a huge hit in Japan. Since so many folks over there can't get enough of the CG-animated feature, there's a limited edition PlayStation 4 on the way, and it doesn't even include the movie! Pics and more past the jump.

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5296 New Summer Titles: Bladedance of Elementalers, Invaders of the Rokujyoma, Nobunaga Concerto, Magimoji Rurumo
For our last announcement of the day, Magimoji Rurumo comes to Summer 2014! Details on weekly launch times will be announced later, but the first episode is already available as of TODAY, for users...
14334 New Simulcast Announcement: Tokyo ESP, Encouragement of Climb Season Two, Ai-Mai-Mi Season 2 and Strange+ Season 2, AND
Tiffako here for the third day in a row to announce a few more shows that are airing on Crunchyroll this summer! ...
12398 New Summer Titles: Love Stage!! and FATE/KALEID LINER PRISMA ILLYA 2wei!
Hey everyone! Tiffako here to announce the upcoming summer simulcasts!! I know a bunch of you guys have been waiting for the next two titles so here they are!!! Love Stage!! is set to...
22351 New Summer Titles!!! SUPER UPDATE!!
Hey everyone! Tiffako here with a SUPER UPDATE on all of the new summer simulcasts!! Akame ga Kill! is set to broadcast every Sunday starting on July 6th, at 9:00am Pacific Time for its...
38574 UPDATED DAILY - Crunchyroll is Going to Anime Expo!
Happy Friday everyone, and I'm excited to FINALLY be able to let you all know just what we'll be up to at Anime Expo 2014! We're going to be back at our usual spot, booth 701, and it's...

Summer 2014 Simulcasts

  • Saturdays 3:00am PDT
    Sailor Moon Crystal Episode 1
    Sailor Moon... Episode 1
  • Saturdays 9:30am PDT
    Sword Art Online II - PV 3
    Sword Art Online... Episode 1 Ep 2 in 13 hrs
  • Wednesdays 8:30am PDT
    Free! Eternal Summer Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 3 in 4 days
  • Thursdays 4:00am PDT
    Naruto Shippuden Season 12 Episode 367
    Episode 367 Episode 368
  • Saturdays 7:00pm PDT
    One Piece Episode 652
    Episode 651 Episode 652 Ep 653 in 22 hrs
  • Thursdays 8:30am PDT
    ARGEVOLLEN Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2
  • Thursdays 12:00pm PDT
    Locodol Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2
  • Sundays 9:00am PDT
    Akame ga Kill! Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 1 day
  • Fridays 9:30am PDT
    JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders Episode 14
    Episode 14 Episode 15
  • Fridays 7:00pm PDT
    Fairy Tail Series 2 Episode 14
    Episode 14 Episode 15
  • Mondays 11:30am PDT
    Blue Spring Ride Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 2 days
  • Thursdays 8:00am PDT
    GLASSLIP Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2
  • Sundays 2:00am PDT
    Haikyu!! Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 1 day
  • Saturdays 10:00am PDT
    Aldnoah Zero Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 13 hrs
  • Saturdays 5:30pm PDT
    Ace of the Diamond Episode 37
    Episode 37 Episode 38 Ep 39 in 21 hrs
  • Sundays 11:00am PDT
    DRAMAtical Murder Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 1 day
  • Tuesdays 12:00pm PDT
    Hunter x Hunter Episode 136
    Episode 136 Episode 137 Ep 138 in 3 days
  • Tuesdays 8:00am PDT
    Sabagebu!  - Survival Game Club! – Episode 1
  • Wednesdays 9:00am PDT
    Samurai Jam-Bakumatsu Rock Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2
  • Sundays 12:05pm PDT
    Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 1 day
  • Sundays 3:00am PDT
    Baby Steps Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 1 day
  • Saturdays 11:00am PDT
    Captain Earth Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 14 hrs
  • Mondays 3:30am PDT
    DRAGON COLLECTION Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 2 days
  • Saturdays 5:30pm PDT
    Folktales from Japan Episode 116
    Episode 116 Episode 117 Ep 118 in 21 hrs
  • Fridays 4:30pm PDT
    Future Card Buddyfight Episode 26
    Episode 26 Episode 27
  • Mondays 11:00am PDT
    HaNaYaMaTa Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 2 days
  • Mondays 4:00am PDT
    HEROBANK Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 2 days
  • Tuesdays 8:00am PDT
    MAGICA WARS Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 3 days
  • Tuesdays 4:00am PDT
    Majin Bone Episode 14
    Episode 14 Episode 15 Ep 16 in 3 days
  • Mondays 3:30am PDT
    ORECA BATTLE Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 2 days
  • Sundays 11:30am PDT
    Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories 2 Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 1 day
  • Saturdays 11:00am PDT
    The Irregular at Magic High School Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14 Ep 15 in 14 hrs
  • Saturdays 3:30am PDT
    The File of Young Kindaichi Returns Episode 13
    Episode 13 Episode 14
  • Saturdays 3:30pm PDT
    Rowdy Sumo Wrestler Matsutaro Episode 11
    Episode 11 Episode 12 Ep 13 in 19 hrs
  • Mondays 11:05am PDT
    Re: Hamatora Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 2 days
  • Saturdays 8:00pm PDT
    Rail Wars! Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 23 hrs
  • Thursdays 12:15pm PDT
    Persona4 the Golden ANIMATION Episode 1
  • Wednesdays 11:15am PDT
    Fate/kaleid liner PRISMA ILLYA 2wei! Episode 1
  • Wednesdays 10:45am PDT
    Love Stage!! Episode 1
  • Tuesdays 11:30am PDT
    Momo Kyun Sword Episode 1
    Episode 1 Episode 2 Ep 2 in 3 days

All-New Anime

  • one hour ago Fairy Tail Series 2 Episode 14 Fairy Tail Series 2 Gloria Episode 14
  • 3 hours ago Future Card Buddyfight Episode 26 Future Card Buddyfight A Challenge From Legend World! Episode 26
  • 10 hours ago JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders Episode 14 JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders Episode 14
  • one day ago Locodol Episode 1 Locodol We tried starting it Episode 1
  • one day ago ARGEVOLLEN Episode 1 ARGEVOLLEN Encounter Episode 1
  • one day ago GLASSLIP Episode 1 GLASSLIP Fireworks Episode 1
  • one day ago Naruto Shippuden Season 12 Episode 367 Naruto Shippuden Season 12 Hashirama and Madara Episode 367
  • 2 days ago Kanojo ga Flag wo Oraretara (If Her Flag Breaks) Episode 13 Kanojo ga Flag wo Oraretara (If Her Flag Breaks) If His Flag Breaks Episode 13
  • 2 days ago Samurai Jam-Bakumatsu Rock Episode 1 Samurai Jam-Bakumatsu Rock Episode 1

All-New Drama

  • 3 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 11 GTO 2012 Episode 11
  • 3 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 10 GTO 2012 Episode 10
  • 3 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 9 GTO 2012 Episode 9
  • 3 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 8 GTO 2012 Episode 8
  • 3 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 7 GTO 2012 Episode 7
  • 3 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 6 GTO 2012 Episode 6
  • 3 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 5 GTO 2012 Episode 5
  • 3 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 4 GTO 2012 Episode 4
  • 3 days ago GTO 2012 Episode 3 GTO 2012 Episode 3

Summer 2014 Simulcast Lineup

View the Summer 2014 Lineup, and check back daily as we announce all new titles this week.

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