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Pokémon Center megastores across Japan shutting down indefinitely because of coronavirus

Humanity’s elemental weakness to the coronavirus leads to near-immediate temporary closures of almost every Pokémon Center and Store in the country.

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Japan’s number-one cosplayer Enako reveals shocking amount she earns from manga gravure modeling

Enako finds a new way to surprise us with how much money she’s making.

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Pokémon kimono outfits will have you wanting to wear ‘em all【Photos】

This woman combined her love for kimono with her love for Pokémon, and the results are incredible!

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Japanese stores create clever anti-scalper policies for Pokémon cards, Gundam model kits

Making sure they end up in the hands of Pokémon Trainers and mobile suit fans, not resellers.

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Netflix shows off live-action Cowboy Bebop cast in costume, Japanese Internet less than impressed

Landmark anime’s reimagining isn’t winning over everyone in the franchise’s home country.

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Pokémon Store closing down gives fans big old Poké-tears with heart-melting receipt message

Okayama branch has more to say than just goodbye.

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Hayao Miyazaki gives interview on Earwig and the Witch, praises use of CG and son’s skills【Video】

Studio Ghibli legend also says what modern children are missing that kids had back in his day.

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Voice actress warns “idiots” to not take bathroom breaks while streaming final Evangelion film

Ordinarily our feelings would be hurt, but the language feels entirely appropriate when it’s coming from the voice of this character.

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Tattoos, murder, and a Totoro connection? Studio Ghibli reveals secrets of Princess Mononoke

Ghibli let fans ask anything they wanted and pulled back the curtain on the 1997 Hayao Miyazaki anime classic, which almost wasn’t titled Princess Mononoke.

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New Uniqlo x Pokémon collection coming to Japan this month!

Acclaimed London and New York artists put a new spin on some of our favourite pocket monsters.

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Amazing anime robot cosplayer takes his dog for a walk wearing his cardboard mecha【Videos】

Not everyone remembers this ‘80s anime series, but this is a cosplay you’ll never forget.

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Evangelion in 11 languages! Amazon releases multi-lingual preview for final Eva anime film【Video】

Finale for anime that became a global phenomenon is ready for its worldwide streaming debut.

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Now’s your chance to ask Studio Ghibli ANYTHING you want about Princess Mononoke

Legendary anime studio will answer questions about Hayao Miyazaki’s 1997 classic via Twitter.

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Pokémon manhole covers come to Fukuoka with eight species appearing in Kitakyushu

Prefecture gets its first-ever Pokéfuta in town famous for its crazy Coming of Age Day.

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Mugyutto No-Face figure lets Spirited Away satisfy their mugyutto urges whenever they need to

Studio Ghibli specialty store cautions against excessive stretching, though.

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Sailor Moon uniforms and theme music wins Uzbekistan gymnasts new fans at Tokyo Olympics

”Moonlight Densetsu” plays while rhythmic gymnastics team performs dressed as anime’s most famous magical girl.

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Tokyo Olympics comes to a close with anime opening ska remix at closing ceremony 【Video】

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Takarazuka theater troupe provide music as 2021 Tokyo Olympics wrap up.

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Crazy huge Pokémon Piplup plushie is even bigger than its canon game/anime size【Photos】

If bigger is better, this might just be the best Piplup ever.

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Studio Ghibli merch store debuts new, fantastical Spirited Away accessories【Pics】

Maximize your hot girl summer with these pieces.

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Japanese anime fans weigh in on which Shonen Jump anime are the most entertaining

Did your favorite Weekly Shonen Jump anime make the list?

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