Press Releases - January 2015
- Viz Media Announces the Home Media Release of Coppelion Anime Series ()
- Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth1 Out Today on Steam ()
- SaikouCon Welcomes Cosplayer Hazel Dayze to 2015's Ranks of Featured Guests ()
- Registration for Castle Point Anime Convention 2015 ()
- Princess Evangile is Coming to Steam this Spring ()
- Re;Birth1 Steam Release Date Changed ()
- FUNimation Entertainment and GameSamba announce Fairy Tail RPG with Kodansha ()
- AnimeJapan 2015 Latest Release on Red, Green, Blue Stage Programs ()
- Viz Media Announces Home Media and Manga Release for Pokémon The Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction ()
- Lantis Anisong World Tour Completes Successful Las Vegas Performances ()
- Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth2 Sisters Generation Out Today in North America ()
- The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past Graphic Novel for May Release ()
- SaikouCon Welcomes Leah Clark to SaikouCon 2015 as a Guest of Honor ()
- Viz Media's Haikasoru Literary Imprint Debuts Yuya Sato's Dendera ()
- Omni Productions, LLC Announces Additional Guests ()
- Konami Digital Entertainment Sets First 2015 Date For Twice Yearly Yu-Gi-Oh! Day at Official Tournament Stores ()
- Etrian Mystery Dungeon Launch Edition Bonuses ()
- Japan Nite Showcase Set To Celebrate 20 Years At SXSW2015 ()
- MB VoiceWorks To Produce English Dubs For Media Blasters ()
- Jessica Nigri Lands Lead Role in SoniAni: Super Sonico the Animation ()
- Sentai Filmworks Licenses "The World God Only Knows OVA Collection" ()
- Section 23 Films Announces May Slate ()
- IA Special Anniversary Party – Live Concert & Talk Show Broadcast Live on Nico Nico Doga ()
- Hyper Dimention Neptunia Re;Birth1 Coming to PCs on Steam Next Week ()
- More Heroes & Heroines: Japanese Video Game + Animation Illustration ()
- Giovanni's Island is Best Animated Film at the 69th Mainichi Film Awards ()
- Sentai Filmworks Licenses The Familiar of "Zero" -"Rondo" of Princesses- ()
- Steam to Launch Mahjong Pretty Girls Battle ()
- Etrian Mystery Dungeon's Landsknecht Class, Release Date ()
- Another Cardfight!! Vanguard Expansion Sold Out ()
- Aniplex of America to Release DURARARA!! Complete Blu-ray Box Set on April 7th ()
- KILL la KILL to Debut on Adult Swim This February ()
- Aniplex of America Announces KOIMONOGATARI Blu-ray Set Details ()
- Aniplex of America Announces Details on NISEKOI Blu-ray Volumes 3 & 4 ()
- Aniplex of America to Release Madoka Magica the Movie –Rebellion- on Limited and Standard Edition Blu-ray and DVD ()
- Ohayocon 2015 Guest Press Release ()
- Unlimited Manga Access Now Available to All Crunchyroll Premium Members ()
- Mangagamer Announces Hardcopies of Valkyrie Svia ()
- Otaku USA's New "Best Anime Guide" ()
- Attack on Titan Announced for Weiss Schwarz Trading Card Game ()
- Sentai Filmworks Licenses "Student Council's Discretion Lv. 2" ()
- Viz Media Celebrates Weekly Shonen Jump's 3-Year Anniversary ()
- Viz Media, Eleven Arts Screen The Last: Naruto The Movie ()
- Kodansha Comics Announces Eight New Titles ()
- Viz Media Announces New Sailor Moon Crystal Anime Episodes on Neon Alley ()
- Pokémon Shuffle Launch Announced, New Pokémon Discovered in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire ()
- MangaGamer Announces Pre-Orders for eden*, eden* Plus Mosaic ()
- Nozomi Entertainment Aquires Sketchbook ~Full Color's~ ()
- Nozomi Entertainment Announces the Litebox-style DVD Release of The Rose of Versailles, Part 2 ()
- Lucky Penny Entertainment Announces Upcoming DVD Release of Looking Up at the Half-Moon ()
- Yu-Gi-Oh! Secret Forces Booster Set ()
- Bandai Namco Announced Ace Combat Assault Horizon Legacy+ ()
- Giovanni's Island Receives Excellence Prize at the 38th Japan Academy Prizes ()
- Viz Media Launches Yu-Gi-Oh! Manga Series in 3-in-1 Omnibus ()
- FUNimation Entertainment Announces New Options and Enhancements for Subscription Streaming Service ()
- VIZ Media Opens 2015 With New Digital Updates for Neon Alley Streaming Platform ()
- SCANDAL's Hello World Tour Coming to Anime Central ()
- Aniplex Announces Distribution Plans for Persona 3 The Movie #2 Midsummer Knight's Dream ()
- Anime Midwest in Chicago Adds Five More Guests ()
- New Trailer Launches for Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late ()
- Pony Canyon Launches North American Label ()
- Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth2: Sisters Generation Screenshots, Gameplay, Updated Release Date ()
- Sentai Filmworks Licenses Gourmet Girl Graffiti ()
- Anime Consortium Japan to stream New 2015 Season of Kuroko's Basketball ()
- Right Stuf, Inc. Announces Exclusive Distribution Deal with Pony Canyon, Inc. ()
- The First Season of DURARARA!! English Dub is Now Available Streaming ()
- F-Force Available April 2015 ()
- Night Shift Nurses: Clinical Confessions Available April 2015 ()
- Viz Media to Launch New Shojo Manga Series Meteor Prince ()
- Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart Set for February Release ()
- Otakon Vegas, Lantis Offer Special ANISONG VIP Party Contest ()
- Viz Media Releases New Digital Manga for January ()
- The Incredible Untold Story of Sailor Moon E-Book Now Available ()
- New iTunes Releases from JAM Project, Yousei Teikoku ()
- PASSPO Performs 69 Songs in 6-hour New Years Show ()
- Voice Actors, Events Schedule Confirmed for London Anime & Gaming Con 2015 ()
- Special Appearance by JAM Project at Otakon Vegas Opening Ceremonies ()
- Otakon Vegas to Host Voice Actors Toshio Furukawa, Shino Kakinuma ()
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Feast your eyes on another batch of incredible costumes from this weekend's Otakon 2018 in Washington, DC! ― IMG 1.jpg IMG 2.jpg IMG 3.jpg IMG 4.jpg IMG 5.jpg IMG 6.jpg IMG 7.jpg IMG 8.jpg IMG 9.jpg IMG 10.jpg IMG 11.jpg IMG 12.jpg IMG 13.jpg IMG 14.jpg IMG 15.jpg IMG 16.jpg IMG 17.jpg IMG 18.jpg IMG 19.jpg IMG 20.jpg IMG 21.jpg IMG 22.jpg IMG 23.jpg IMG 24.jpg IMG 25.jpg IMG 26.jpg
We've got not one but TWO Dekus! Steel yourself for this super fun chitchat with both the Japanese and English voices of My Hero Academia's Izuku "Deku" Midoriya, the charming and energetic Justin Briner and Daiki Yamashita! ― You probably don't need to be introduced to the phenomenon known as My Hero Academia – the blockbuster superhero manga is not only one of the most popular anime to come along i...
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Here's the first of our galleries of fun cosplay photos from this weekend's Otakon 2018 in Washington DC. ― IMG 12.jpg IMG 1.jpg IMG 2.jpg IMG 3.jpg IMG 4.jpg IMG 5.jpg IMG 6.jpg IMG 7.jpg IMG 8.jpg IMG 9.jpg IMG 10.jpg IMG 11.jpg IMG 25.jpg IMG 26.jpg IMG 27.jpg IMG 28.jpg IMG 29.jpg IMG 30.jpg IMG 31.jpg IMG 32.jpg IMG 33.jpg IMG 34.jpg IMG 35.jpg IMG 36.jpg IMG 24.jpg IMG 13.jpg IMG 14.jpg IMG 15...
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