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  • Fujiwara Tatsuya draws 700 fans at "Kaiji 2" premiere in Singapore

    November 17, 2011 @ 2:13 pm

    Actor Fujiwara Tatsuya recently visited Singapore for the premiere of his latest movie, "Kaiji 2 Jisei Dakkai Game". Thanks to his popularity in his previous movie, "Death Note", Fujiwara attracted approximately 700 people to the PR event. The event was held at a shopping mall in the suburbs of Singapore, and Fujiwara was welcomed by the loud cheers of his fans. Smiling, the actor commented, "Singapore is filled with a warm atmosphere -- i

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  • Mizuki Alisa & Nokubo Naoki rumored to be in a relationship

    November 17, 2011 @ 1:00 pm

    On November 17th's issue of women’s magazine ‘Jousei Seven’, a report was published saying that actress Mizuki Alisa (34) and actor Nokubo Naoki (30) were in a relationship. According to this magazine, the two were spotted this month in Nokubo’s car with wine and groceries, before entering Nokubo’s apartment for the night. The two went their separate ways the next day, but it's being reported that they've exchanged duplicate keys for each

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  • "KINGDOM" to get anime adaptation in 2012

    November 17, 2011 @ 11:38 am

    'Weekly Young Jump' announced through their November 17th issue that Hara Yasuhisa’s manga, “KINGDOM", would receive an anime adaptation! “KINGDOM” is a historical action manga set during the Warring States period in China. Its story revolves around a young boy named Xin who aims to become a top general of the army; eventually, he succeeds in becoming the future first emperor, Ying Zheng. The anime for “KINGDOM” will be directed by Kami

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  • Not yet's new single "Pera Pera Perao" tops the Oricon Daily Singles Ranking

    November 17, 2011 @ 10:06 am

    AKB48 subunit Not yet scored the top spot on the 'Oricon Daily Single Ranking' chart for November 15th with their third single, “Pera Pera Perao”. The girls reportedly sold 71,000 copies on its first day! Not yet is the first idol sub-unit since Morning Musume's Mini Moni to grab 1st place with two consecutive singles; their predeccesors secured that achievement almost 10 years ago. Congratulations to Not yet! Source & Image: Ori

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  • More artists announced for 'COUNTDOWN JAPAN 11/12'

    November 17, 2011 @ 8:42 am

    The sixth line-up for the live event, 'COUNTDOWN JAPAN 11/12', has finally been announced! ATOM ON SPHERE, Kishidan, CNBLUE, DE DE MOUSE+dependents have confirmed their stages for the 28th; QWAI and Chara for the 29th; eastern youth, Kubota Toshinobu, and Monden Masaaki with CalmCalm for the 30th; and finally, Owari Kara, SOIL & "PIMP" SESSIONS, Nakagawa Shoko, and MERRY will play on the 31st. This year's event will take place from

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  • Drama special "Ranma 1/2" reveals its official poster

    November 17, 2011 @ 6:37 am

    As reported previously, popular manga "Ranma 1/2" is being adapted into a special live-action drama starring actress Aragaki Yui. The drama has unveiled two of its official posters, one being the live-action version while the other was drawn by the original mangaka, Takahashi Rumiko. Fans of the series will be particularly excited to see the poster drawn up by Takahashi, as it's reportedly been about 15 years since she last drew up a pictu

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  • Yamashita Tomohisa to release live DVD & Blu-Ray

    November 17, 2011 @ 5:23 am

    Yamashita Tomohisa has announced that he'll be releasing a live DVD and Blu-Ray titled, "TOMOHISA YAMASHITA ASIA TOUR 2011 SUPER GOOD SUPER BAD", on December 21st. Footage will include performances from his solo concert at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium on May 10th, which was a part of his "TOMOHISA YAMASHITA ASIA TOUR 2011 Super good Super bad", held from January to May. The release will come with three different versions: DVD limited e

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  • What's your favorite song by Shiina Ringo?

    November 17, 2011 @ 3:48 am

    Recochoku held a poll from October 26th to November 8th, asking its users to choose their favorite songs by Shiina Ringo. Shiina released her latest single, "Carnation", earlier this month, and is currently in the midst of touring the country with her band Tokyo Jihen. Coming in first place is her 3rd single, "Koko de Kiss Shite". Voters commented, "The lyrics are frightening, but cute! I also like her sexy voice," and "When I first fou

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  • Yuzu reveals their PV for their upcoming single, "Sho"!

    November 17, 2011 @ 1:36 am

    On November 15th, duo Yuzu revealed their PV for their upcoming single, "Sho", and is now available to view! This 6-minute long video focuses on the meetings and partings between people, with Yuzu in the middle of the countryside singing to this song. The single will be released on November 30th. In the meantime, check out the PV below:

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  • Oricon reveals the weekly comic chart for November 21st

    November 16, 2011 @ 11:27 pm

    Check out Oricon's weekly comic chart for the week of November 21st below! ----- 1. "ONE PIECE", the 64th volume - Oda Eiichiro : (488,991) 2. "Real", the 11th volume - Inoue Takehiko : (198,424) 3. "NARUTO", the 58th volume - Kishimoto Masashi : (172,402) 4. "Gintama", the 42nd volume - Sorachi Hideaki : (114,261) 5. "Toriko", the 17th volume - Shimabukuro Mitsutoshi : (108,177) (Check out the full ranking here

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