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Recent News Articles

News Roundup: March 10-16, 2017

Harper’s Collin Japan is releasing a new manga magazine called “Otome Dolce” starting March 20. It will be a quarterly ...
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Kodansha’s February Digital Delight – Shoujo Manga

The month of February was filled with some very exciting license announcements from Kodansha USA. If you have not heard ...
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New on Shoujo Shelves – March 2017

We're up all night to get lucky! - Or at least to see our favorite characters do so. There's plenty ...
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News Roundup: March 3-9, 2017

Tubi TV added Revolutionary Girl Utena: The Movie to its catalog. The eleventh volume of Super Lovers by Abe Miyuki ...
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News Roundup: Feb. 24-March 2, 2017

Bloody Mary manga by Akaza Samamiya ended its run in Kadokawa’s Asuka magazine. There will be a one-shot that runs ...
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News Roundup: Feb. 17-23, 2016

Vertical has acquired several licenses including Mizuki Tsujimura’s Anime Supremacy novel with illustrations by CLAMP. According to Anime News Network, ...
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Recent Feature Articles

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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Shoujo Anime for Winter 2017

I have to laugh because this list does not include any anime that is strictly of shoujo genre. We are ...
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