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Sakura-Con draws thousands to Convention Center
Megan Price, as Precure Melody, and Sage Bell, as Precure Rhythm, get ready for the cosplay live action chess match at the 17th annual Sakura-Con at the Washington State Convention Center.
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
Revoltech Enki from Gurren Lagann
Enki, is based on a Japanese shonen anime television series animated by Gainax and co-produced by Aniplex and Konami known as "Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann ."
Leap into the World of Manga with the New Weekly Shonen Jump Print "Jump Pack"
Features 100+ Pages of Manga Content, a 3-Month Digital Subscription and an Exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! Collectable Trading Card Source: VIZ Media , MediaLab press releases Official Site: VIZManga.com Special Thanks to Jane Lui and Erik Jansen Weekly Shonen Jump Jump Pack 2014 , Issue 2 is now on sale.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
The Morning Call
Easton cartoonist brings L.A. style to the Valley | VIDEO, PHOTOS
It is not the most common occurrence for someone from the Lehigh Valley to move to California and then move back.
Man-Tsun illustrates new Adult Swim poster series
Staff Writer at Digital Arts and Macworld . Ashleigh is also a book blogger, duck collector, Galaxy Defender and Potterhead .
'The Boondocks' back for final 'offensive' season
The brash animated series "The Boondocks" returns Monday to Adult Swim for its fourth and final season without Aaron McGruder , the man who spawned it, but with its brashness intact.
'The Boondocks' Back for Final 'Offensive' Season
The brash animated series "The Boondocks" returns Monday to Adult Swim for its fourth and final season without Aaron McGruder, the man who spawned it, but with its brashness intact.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Classes use manga, anime to introduce Japanese culture
Whether it's the mouselike, lightening-wielding Pikachu and his "Pokemon" kin or the ditzy-yet-heroic 14-year-old girl Usagi Tsukino of "Sailor Moon" fame or any of the other cast of thousands leaping from the television screens and pages of Japenese-imported anime and manga, fans of the artform are showing an interest in more than their favorite ... (more)
Thu Apr 17, 2014
If Hayao Miyazaki Films Were Like Other Anime
Hayao Miyazaki is the master filmmaker responsible for anime classics such as My Neighbor Totoro and Princess Mononoke .
Gustafson cast in UW-River Falls stage production
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Theatre will present "Kwaidan: Strange Tales from East Asia" April 24-26 and May 1-3, 7:30 p.m., in the Syse Theatre in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building.
The Daily Star
Japan virtual star Hatsune to join Lady Gaga tour
This file photo taken on June 13, 2011 shows a digital animation of singer Miku Hatsune performing before the press in Tokyo.
"Transcendence" is a serious science fiction movie filled with big ideas and powerful images, but it never quite coheres, and the end is a copout.
'The Comic Artist and His Assistants' acquired by Sentai Filmworks
Anime publisher Sentai Filmworks announced today, that it has acquired the anime series "The Comic Artist and His Assistants" for release in North America.
The Latest Persona 3 Trailer Has Sun, Sand, and a Humanoid Tank
ATLUS just released the 3rd trailer for the 2nd installment of the Persona 3 movie series, Persona 3 The Movie - #2 Midsummer Knight's Dream - and it looks like everybody's favorite self-aware humanoid tank is joining the team.
The Star Online
The Wind Rises
Back in 2008, Hayao Miyazaki wrote a manga series Kaze Tachinu . The manga is loosely based on the short story The Wind Has Risen by Tatsuo Hori and tells a fictionalised account of the life and times of Jiro Horikoshi, the designer of Japan's Zero plane.
Manga Teaches Japanese Kids All About The Avengers
Some would argue that the current American comics industry is mainly focused on the 18 to 40 male audience, but in Japan, they're starting them young.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Trend Hunter Magazine
20 Sailor Moon Collectables - From Stylish Anime Hero Hoodies to...
These fantastic Sailor Moon collectables will certainly have any diehard anime fan clamoring to get their hands on each and every single one of these items.
'Love Lab' acquired by Sentai Filmworks
Earlier today, anime publisher Sentai Filmworks announced that it has acquired the comedy series, "Love Lab", for release in North America.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Ban That Comic! Bone Named Among Top 10 Banned Books
A couple weeks ago, I relayed a story from the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund website about a city in Japan that was banning the classic anti-war manga BAREFOOT GEN from its schools.
Ghibli Casts Its 1st Film With 2 Female Leads & All-English Theme Song
Oricon describes the film as Ghibli's first one with dual lead heroines, and it is also the first animated title and first Ghibli title for both actresses.