Business and Japan

Khara of Hideaki Anno Filed Suit against Gainax

The anime producer Khara managed by Hideaki Anno of "Neon Genesis ...

Tech and Japan

Japan 10th in Internet Diffusion Rating

The ITU (UN International Telecommunication Union) published a ...

Japanese Life & Culture

Super Cancer Drug Down-Priced 50%

The Welfare-Labor Minister's advisory body, the Central Social ...

Japanese Entertainment / December 08, 2016

TV Anime "Blood Blockade Battlefront" Starts Next Series in 2017

Blood Blockade Battlefront had its TV anime version in April 2015, and its second series is scheduled to start in 2017 under the title "Blood Blockade Battlefront & BEYOND".

Japanese Life & Culture / December 08, 2016

"Warai Koh" - Thanksgiving Association in Yamaguchi

Japan is a melting pot of legendary rituals, and you'll get a kick out of a thanksgiving "laughter" association in Yamaguchi, southern Japan.

Business and Japan / December 06, 2016

Khara of Hideaki Anno Filed Suit against Gainax

The anime producer Khara managed by Hideaki Anno of "Neon Genesis Evangelion" and "Shin Godzilla(Godzilla Resurgence)" filed a suit at the Tachikawa branch of the Tokyo District Court against the anime studio Gainax over the payment of a debt running up to 100 million yen, it was reported.

Japanese Entertainment / December 05, 2016

Japanese Anime "Your Name" Released in China December 1

Japan's popular anime "Your Name" was released at the turn of the month, December 1, and Beijing's movie houses were sardine-packed with young Chinese anime fans.

Japanese Entertainment / December 03, 2016

New Sequel to "Code Geass" Announced at 10th Anniversary Event

Now in the 10th year since its premiere in 2006, the original robot anime "Code Geass" by Sunrise has an authentic sequel lined up, it was announced at the anniversary event "Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion - Miraculous Anniversary".

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Kuroko's Basketball The Movie: Last Game in Fresh Version to Release in March 2017

Kuroko's Basketball The Movie: Last Game in Fresh Version to Release in March 2017

"Koro-Sensei Q!", Spinoff of "Assassination Classroom", to Come Out in Anime Series

"Koro-Sensei Q!", Spinoff of "Assassination Classroom", to Come Out in Anime Series

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Cho Trounced DeepZenGo in Match 3

Japan 10th in Internet Diffusion Rating

Japan 10th in Internet Diffusion Rating

Japanese Entertainment / 00:52 AM

Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt in Season 2

Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt in full 4 stories was shown from December 2015 through April 2016, limited over the pay contents circuit; now the production of its Series 2 is kicking off and special PV is made public.

Japanese Life & Culture / 20:08 PM

Super Cancer Drug Down-Priced 50%

The Welfare-Labor Minister's advisory body, the Central Social Insurance Medical Council, agreed to bring down the price of the revolutionary cancer drug Opdivo by 50%, effective February, next year.

Tech and Japan / 00:23 AM

DeepZenGo Downed Grandmaster Cho Chikun in Match 2

The face-off between DeepZenGo and Grandmaster ChoChikun in Match 2 ended with the Japanese AI Go trouncing its human counterpart in a humiliating chuoshi or large margin, November 19

Japanese Entertainment / 09:19 AM

"Your Name" Going Strong Abroad - Box Offices Top in Thailand and Hong Kong

"Your Name" landed in Thailand on November 10 and in Hong Kong on 11th - both with a great start topping in the box office stats over the weekend, reports Toho.