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Recent News Articles

News Roundup: May 12-20, 2017

Sekai Project, a video game publixher, is launching a new brand called Maiden Voyage, which will focus on otome and ...
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News Roundup: May 5-12

The anime Ikemen Sengoku, which is based on the smartphone game of the same name, will premiere July 12 in ...
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News Roundup: April 28-May 4

After going on a hiatus since January 2016, Akiko Higashimura will resume her Princess Jellyfish manga in June. Masami Tsuda, ...
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New on Shoujo Shelves – May 2017

May - time for school to be finishing up and even some days off.  Looks like some good books will ...
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News Roundup: April 21-28, 2017

Satoru Hiura’s Hotaru no Hikari SP manga is ending in the July issue of Kodansha’s Kiss magazine. Code: Realize is getting ...
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News Roundup: April 15-20, 2017

There’s a new Kickstarter campaign by DMI’s June to get $47,000 to publish three BL manga titles. The Inuyasha stage ...
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Recent Feature Articles

Shoujo Anime for Spring 2017

Oh, yeah! We have some genuine shoujo anime coming at you this season and sooo many people are hyped for ...
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5 Reasons You’re Never Too Old For Anime And Manga

You're getting a little older, and you've been out of school for a few years. You don't have your anime ...
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How to Make Smart Japanese Hobby Purchases

Japanese companies crank out anime and manga merchandise like it grows on trees. There’s always something enticing fans, who empty ...
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Idol and Anime Music Releases Q1 2017

If you're looking for some new music, here are some releases that have either debuted recently, or you can look ...
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Game License Wishlist

Although publishers are starting to meet demands for translated otome games, there are some I would like to see make its ...
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How to Legally Watch Anime in 2017

I work with teenagers on a daily basis, and I teach animation as a subject. It's no surprise then, that ...
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