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The 10 Best-Selling Light Novels of 2018

2018 is coming to a close, which means it's time to obsess over Oricon's year-end best-sellers lists!

Japanese Animators are Creating a Way to Automatically Color Anime

Production companies Imagica Group and OLM Digital are teaming up with the Nara Institue of Science and Technology (NAIST) to create an automatic coloring technique!

Rom-Com ‘Love Tyrant’ Manga is Ending This Week

Mangaka Megane Mihoshi told fans that Love Tyrant (Renai Boukun) is ending on December 5.

‘Saint Seiya’ Goes All-Girl in Newest ‘Saintia Shou’ Anime

That's right, Saint Seiya: Saintia Shou is all about a group of female warriors who fight evil deities!

8 Things That Always Happen During Thanksgiving Gatherings

The year is winding down, which means it's time to feast with your family and friends! Wait...THAT's TODAY!?!? Engaged to the Unidentified © Engaged to the Unidentified...

‘Black Lagoon’ Manga Will Exit Hiatus This Spring

News of Rei Hiroe launching a new manga series had long-time fans worrying that he was abandoning Black Lagoon, which has been hiatus since August. Worry...

Check Out ‘Pokemon: Detective Pikachu’ in Film’s 1st Trailer

Here it is, Warner Bros. has finally dropped the first trailer for Pokémon: Detective Pikachu!

‘Attack on Titan’ Manga is Entering Its Final Arc

The Attack on Titan manga is marching towards its conclusion as Hajime Isayama begins writing the final arc.

‘Chihayafuru Season 3’ Reveals April 2019 Debut

Fans of love triangles and competitive karuta only have to wait until April 2019 to watch the third season of Chihayafuru.

‘Fruits Basket’ is Getting an All-New Anime Adaptation

Fruits Basket is finally getting an anime reboot and it will be a complete adaptation of the manga!

‘Dorohedoro’ Manga is Getting a Horror-Comedy Anime

It was supposed to be impossible, but it's happening -- Dorohedoro is getting an anime adaptation!

‘Zoku Owarimonogatari’ is Getting a 6 Episode Anime Series

Shaft debuted their Zoku Owarimonogatari movie, which is the final chapter in the Monogatari saga!

Japanese Teacher Arrested For “Tasting” a Lying Student’s Ear

Teruki Suira, a 32-year-old teacher working at the Shinsei cram school has a method that would make JoJo fans proud.

Here is the ‘Attack on Titan’ Draft Shonen Jump Rejected

Nine years after the manga's debut, Kodansha has decided to publish Isayama's first draft -- the one Weekly Shonen Jump turned down.

‘Magical Sempai’ Gets a Comedy Anime Next Year

Are you ready to enter the magical world of illusions?

Studio Pierrot Reveals ‘Hunter Mask’ Murder Mystery Anime

The original series will premiere on Netflix globally on December 3rd!

The 20 Best Fall 2018 Anime Seasonals (So Far)

The Fall 2018 season is underway, which means it's time for fans to represent their favorite works! Charapedia asked 10,000 Japanese fans to vote...
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7 Eye-Catching Halloween Illustrations From the Industry

Here are some of the more eye-catching Halloween illustrations!

Kohske Threatens to Cancel ‘Gangsta.’ If You Keep Pirating

Manga creators and publishers have been struggling to combat digital piracy. Various awareness campaigns, pleas from creators, and promotions of legal digital sites haven't...

‘IT’ Director Andy Muschietti Helms ‘Attack on Titan’ Film

Attack on Titan is getting a Hollywood live-action movie from one of the industry's hottest director.