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    Tuesday August 1, 2017
  • "Kemono Friends" 1st Episode Becomes Most Viewed Anime Episode on Nico Nico

    The 30-minute first episode is expected to cross the 10 million mark later this month

    It is confirmed today on August 1 that the first episode of YAOYOROZU's full 3DCG series Kemono Friends has been legitimately viewed over 9,340,000 times on Nico Nico Douga in seven months since its posting on January 13 of this year, becoming the most viewed anime episode in the history of the largest Japanese video streaming service. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday December 10, 2013
  • News - VIDEO: NSFW! Watch A Fan Video Recreation Of The "Beyond The Boundary" Idol Dance

    Most of the comments say "Fuyukai desu!"

    How many of you felt the strong urge to practice the idol dance from episode 6 of Beyond The Boundary? The whole sequence was so unexpected, no wonder many people are recreating the scene, but one video in particular is getting the attention of viewers for all the wrong, yet so right reasons. Watch Nico Nico dancer Nikomaro in this outrageous NSFW dance video, all done by him after the jump!

  • Tuesday December 3, 2013
  • VIDEO: New "Free!" Cosplay Video Features All Males, 5th Volume OVA Sample

    Japanese cosplay show manages to get all the men, plus a new OVA sample!

    A video from a recent cosplay show in Japan hosted at the Nicofarre venue is creating quite a buzz since all the cosplayers in the video are actually males! Japanese cosplay social network Cure and Nico Nico Douga teamed up for a regular cosplay runway show called Tokyo Niconico Cospllection and this Free! act was apparently at the November 16th event. Enjoy the awkwardly embarrassing yet blissful cosplay in action after the jump!

  • Wednesday November 27, 2013
  • VIDEO: Mysterious Nico Singer VALSHE Unveils Her Appearance

    Popular, yet mysterious female singer sings opening theme for Case Closed

    Mysterious singer VALSHE gained a significant following with her androgynous vocals, often performing Vocaloid Len songs posted on Nico Nico Douga and subsequently received a record deal in 2010. Her appearance was strictly hidden since then, always portrayed by fellow illustrator Hakuseki as a blond boyish character that reminds fans and onlookers of Len. Check out the song and VALSHE herself after the jump!

  • Friday August 9, 2013
  • VIDEO: "My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU" OVA Trailer Previewed

    Today marks the 8th day of the 8th month of the 88th year if it was the Showa period, which is Hachiman's birthday

    The My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU official Twitter account was busy posting all the updates from the rebroadcast of all the episodes on Nico Nico Douga on Hikigaya Hachiman's birthday! During the broadcast, the trailer for the OVA which will be included in the PlayStation Vita game adaptation of the series was aired for the first time as well. The anime's staff also made something special for the festivities as well. More after the jump!

  • Thursday May 16, 2013
  • "Chainsaw Jason" Sculpts Colossal Titan from "Attack On Titan" Out of Wood

    Popular Nico Nico wood carver with a chainsaw took a crack at sculpting a Titan

    "Jason-san", a popular wood sculpture artist with a chainsaw on Nico Nico Douga, uploaded his latest work on May 4th and he worked on what seems like the most sought after creature at the moment, the Colossal Titan from Attack On Titan. I thought I was starting to get tired of all the titan craziness, but I was wrong. This one is as impressive as the other titan inspired works that have made the news so far. Take a look at screencaps after the jump!

  • Tuesday July 10, 2012
  • VIDEO: 4th Nico Nico Douga Award Grand Prix "Kisaragi Attention"

    From the 1,172,132 Nico Nico videos

    Nico Nico Douga announced the winners of their 4th Douga (Video) Award. The Grand Prix, the winner of the overall categories, was Jin (Shizen no TekiP) and Wannyanpu's "Kisaragi Attention" featuring a Vocaloid IA's song. Check the cute video after the jump!

  • Sunday June 10, 2012
  • Japan Flavor Report: The Famous Blue Curry of Nico Nico HQ Cafe

    Food coloring for lunch, plus dessert of "comment pancakes!"

    The Japan Flavor Report might as well be called a Color Report this time around. Feeling blue? So is this curry! Maybe it will cure what ails you...or give you super powers like Alex Mack. Bump the jump for more pics of Nico Nico HQ Cafe's kooky curry and to see what kind of "comments" we left on our "comment pancakes!"

  • Wednesday May 2, 2012
  • FEATURE: Nico Nico Cho Kaigi Photo Report - Part 2

    Itasha, cosplayers, figures, and more!

    Following the part 1, this is the second photo report of Nico Nico Cho Kaigi (Nico Nico Super Conference) which was held at Makuhari Messe in Chiba on April 28 and 29. The anime/game related videos have been one of the most popular genre in Nico Nico Douga since its beginning. So the genre were featured on a large scale at the two days festival. Check the second report after the jump!

  • Tuesday May 1, 2012
  • FEATURE: Nico Nico Cho Kaigi Photo Report - Part 1

    You can experience the contents of Nico Nico Douga in reality

    Nico Nico Cho Kaigi (Nico Nico Super Conference) was the two days festival at Makuhari Messe in Chiba on April 28 and 29. The concept of the event was “reproducing (almost) everything in Nico Nico Douga in real world”. Check the first part of the photo report of the event after the jump!

  • Wednesday December 7, 2011
  • VIDEO: Nico Nico Douga Born √5's Debut Single

    Goes on sale December 14th in Japan and Taiwan

    Dasoku, Pokota, Mii-chan, Kettaro, and koma'n were all popular artists of the utatte mita ("I tried to sing it") genre on Nico Nico Douga. Now they've "tried to assemble" a unit. Hit the jump to check out the video for √5's first single!

  • Friday December 2, 2011
  • Studio Ghibli's B-day Present to Nico Nico Douga Is Original Anime

    To be shown at Nico Nico's 5th anniversary event December 12th

    Who's the lucky five year old getting original Studio Ghibli anime for their birthday? Nico Nico Douga, that's who. Read more after the jump.

  • Wednesday August 17, 2011
  • Nico Nico Douga Service May Be Headed to PS Vita

    Dwango looking for engineer for new Sony hardware

    The accompanying image may be a simple composite of Sony's next handheld and the Nico Nico Douga iPhone app, but a job listing hints at Dwango's intentions to bring its video service to PlayStation Vita. More after the jump.

  • Tuesday August 2, 2011
  • Miku Designer KEI's "Copihan" Anime to Stream Next Week

    Anime collaboration with Gonzo set to hit Nico Nico Douga

    The first episode of Copihan, the anime collaboration between studio Gonzo and Hatsune Miku designer KEI, will begin streaming next week on Nico Nico Douga. After that they'll be hitting the service every other week. More after the jump.

  • Tuesday May 24, 2011
  • Man Arrested for Uploading Movies on Nico Nico Douga

    First arrest case for uploading movies in Japan

    On May 23, the cyber crime unit of the Metropolitan Police Department arrested a 35-year-old unemployed man from Kochi Prefecture, on the island of Shikoku, on suspicion of uploading the two Hollywood movies, Salt and Night & Day, to Nico Nico Douga without the copyholders' permission.  Nico Nico Douga is the most popular video sharing website in Japan.  The man has admitted his guilt.