Last month, the Japanese Racing Association (JRA) launched an Attack on Titan Japan Cup promo collaboration with a rhythm Flash game and a character poll tied to the Arima Kinen, a race run this December in which fans vote for 10 of the 16 runners. The AoT poll allowed fans to vote as many times as they wanted, and it was trolled, hard. See the results after the jump.
The official site for the upcoming 2014 film Detective Conan: Ijigen no Sniper (The sniper from another dimension) has posted a 30 second teaser trailer. It features the series' regular characters and a mysterious sniper who is targeting them. Check the clip after the jump.
The Spanish vocaloid MAIKA once again shows her amazing linguistic competence. Following the Brazilian Portuguese song, her official site has introduced more demo videos in which she is singing in Italian, Catalan, and English. Hit the jump for the latest videos and tell us what you think.
2013 is truly a big year for Linked Horizon. Billboard Japan today announced its yearly charts of 2013 for 11 categories. The top song in the "Hot Animation" category is, one more time, Linked Horizon's "Guren no Yumiya," the 1st OP theme for the Attack on Titan TV anime. Check the top 10 songs after the jump.
The official site for TV anime adaptation of Hiromu Arakawa's farming-themed manga Silver Spoon announced an additional voice cast for the upcoming second season. 27-year-old voice actress Sayuri Yahagi will play Ayame Minamikujyou, a childhood friend of the heroine of the series, Aki Mikage. More details after the jump.
Forget what cable networks might tell you. It takes a real Hero of Cosplay to emulate the heroines of Kill La Kill, and we're starting to see some pros take up the dare. Get a look at the results after the jump.
Cospa's moe/bishoujyo specialized brand Nijigen Cospa has started accepting pre-orders for a full graphic T-shirt and hooded windbreakers featuring the five heroines from the ongoing PreCure TV anime series, Dokidoki! PreCure! on its official online store. Check the cute lineup after the jump!
It is reported today that the 12th volume of Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan manga, which is officially scheduled to be released in Japan on December 9, has 2.2 million copies for its first print run, breaking the 2 million record for the first time. Hit the jump for more details.
Following the photos of the main kaiju Bemularsu two days ago, the official trailer for the highly anticipated tokusatsu film Earth Defense Widow, directed by the legendary cult director Minoru Kawasaki, is finally online! Check the latest trailer filled with kitsch tokusatsu love after the jump.
As reported, the 3D action mobile game Unbreakable Machine-Doll: Facing "Burnt Red" has been available for iPhone and Android since December 6. The official site has posted the second promotional video featuring the characters including some new ones only appear in the game. Check the clip after the jump.
To celebrate the Japanese releases of Marvel Comics based movies Thor: Dark World and Captain America: Winter Soldier, Kinnikuman (or MUSCLE in English) creator(s) Yudetamago have drawn a tribute of the two super heroes, to be published in the issue of Shonen Jump doing on sale January 4th. Get a look after the jump.
Voice actor Nobunaga Shimazaki turned 25 on December 6th, Japan time. To celebrate, he posted a series of heartfelt tweets showing his gratitude for the many birthday wishes he received and appreciation that he is working as a voice actor. As a special birthday touch, the voice actor who is the reason why Nobunaga decided to become one, gave him a birthday wish on his own blog as well. More after the jump!
Fans of the Power Rangers... ahem… Japan’s Super Sentai series, got an early Christmas gift today when detailed pics and info from the new Sentai series appeared online. But the choo-choo train-themed heroes and robots of Tokkyuger may not be to everyone’s liking. Get a peek after the jump!
Winter is coming (or is, um... already here) and Fanart Friday is more than prepared! Bundle up and hit the jump to check out wintry fan-made masterpieces from Gintama, K-ON!, Attack on Titan, RWBY and much more!
After owning part of the rights to the franchise as a part of the overall Lucasfilm purchase, Disney has gone a step further and grabbed the distribution and marketing rights to the Indiana Jones franchise from Paramount in a new deal today. Hit the jump for the details.