Earlier this year, Japan’s pint-sized divas of darkness, aka BABYMETAL made history as the youngest artists ever to rock out at Tokyo’s historic Budokan venue. Now, this epochal event has been preserved on an upcoming home video release. Watch a digest of hellish highlights after the jump!
America isn’t the only country currently overdosing on superhero movies. Right now, Japan is also trembling with anticipation for the release of the new spandex n’ monsters fun to be had in the upcoming Super Sentai crossover flick. Watch a preview, along with a bonus video, after the jump!
Nobody overkills Christmas quite like Japan, and new high-tech “projection mapping” is putting yet another dazzling weapon in the Xmas arsenal. Get a peek at an eye-popping Tokyo tribute to Santa after the jump!
The catalog of dreams at Crunchyroll grows and grows with the addition of practically all of One Piece (including that Toriko crossover special) and the monster mashing tokusatsu thrills of Ultraman 80. Read on for full details on both!
Crunchyroll’s catalog of anime and J-drama continues to swell in size as the Locodol OVA special is set to begin streaming tonight, while Last Cinderella and Always the Two of Us join the site as well. Read on for full details!
Electro maestro Yasutaka Nakata and his CAPSULE group have a new album set for release in January. One of the songs has already been featured in the CGI animated film Appleseed Alpha and is now the soundtrack for a short promo clip. Enjoy after the jump!
Producer Yasutaka Nakata regularly creates pop hit for Perfume and Kyary Pamyu Pamyu. But as the creative force behind CAPSULE, he’s also one of the leading lights of the global electro music scene. A new promo clip sets the stage for a new album release in 2015. Watch after the jump!
Japanese idol group du jour Dempagumi.inc are back with a new song and a cosplay heavy promo video that doubles as the theme song for the Phantom of the Kill mobile game. Watch the preview after the jump!
Babymetal was only the beginning! Prepare to be boggled as Japan serves up a platter of pint-sized hip-hop Harry Potters in the form of a new group calling themselves MaGiC BOYZ. Plunge into the conjuring circle after the jump!
More and more J-dramas are catapulting onto Crunchyroll, and Time Taxi and Mischievous Kiss 2 are the latest to join the growing lineup. Hit the jump for all the details!
Hyperactive Akiba-bred idol group Dempagumi.inc are here to assault your eyeballs and eardrums with a wild music video for their new song “Dempari Night. Take a deep breath and dive in after the jump!
Announcements for the winter season of anime begin as Crunchyroll is set to stream the upcoming sequel to DURARARA!!, based on the light novel series created by author Ryohgo Narita. Read on for more details!
The Japanese internet came to life at the Niconico Chokaigi party, held earlier this year, where plenty of anime, manga, and game inspired cosplayers ran amok and posed for the cameras. Watch a clip highlighting some of the best attendees after the jump!