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Cosplaying cat duo charm the world with their outfits and their adorable facial expressions

From Fallout to One Punch Man, these kitties know how to cosplay.

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Sakura sneakers, in three different varieties, now on sale from Nike 【Photos】

These cherry blossom kicks will tell the whole world your feet are ready for spring.

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Second time the charm? Rumiko Takahashi nominated for Will Eisner Comic Awards Hall of Fame!

Manga artist Rumiko Takahashi has received her second nomination for the Will Eisner Comic Awards Hall of Fame, and fans are hoping she’ll be inducted this time!

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Hideo Kojima, Guillermo del Toro to Host Joint Presentation at D.I.C.E. Summit

Metal Gear creator, Pacific Rim director to discuss creative influences.

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Smithsonian’s panda Tian Tian turns into adorable snowball rolling around in blizzard【Video】

As if we needed another reason to be jealous of their warm, fuzzy coats.

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Amazing female cosplayer transforms into One-Punch Man, bald head and all 【Photos】

Anime’s hottest new hero has no hair, but that’s no problem for this dedicated fan who cosplays as One-Punch Woman.

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Why are the Los Angeles Dodgers wearing the caps from Nagoya’s professional baseball team?

Is the storied L.A. franchise ripping off the uniform of the Japanese club, or is this just a case of “What goes around comes around?”

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Dungeons & Dragons Pokémon fanart inspires incredible cosplay group

One artist takes Dungeons & Dragons battle armor to the next level with her playful Eevee class evolution designs, and cosplayers are taking notes.

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Nintendo removing “skinship” romance touching scenes from North American Fire Emblem game【Videos】

Hands to yourselves, 3DS gamers!

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Sailor Moon cosplay documentary shows the power and beauty of anime fan friendships 【Video】

Just like the Sailor Senshi are always there for each other, so too are the members of this documentary’s group of cosplay collaborators.

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Japan’s all-female Takarazuka Revue to perform in U.S.A. this summer

New York engagement marks rare North American visit by musical acting troupe.

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This might just be the saddest Pokémon story we’ve ever heard【Video】

Sometimes catching them all just isn’t enough, especially if you happen to be Dota player SirActionSlacks.

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New Japanese-developed Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles game’s trailer looks amazing 【Video】

We don’t know whether to shout “Cowabunga!” or “Hallelujah!”

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Pokémon’s full minute-long version of epic Super Bowl ad streamed to celebrate 20th anniversary

Short version of live-action ad to air on February 7.

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America is “the land of the free,” but what does that mean? Japanese commenters weigh in

The USA is known as “the land of the free,” but what exactly does that mean? Some Japanese commenters recently discussed this online, and their answers were…unique.

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We’re giving away Pikachu ramen in the RocketNews24 reader contest!

Want to get your hands on some genuine, Japan-only Pikachu ramen? Read on to find out how you can in our RocketNews24 reader giveaway!

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Political commentator says Donald Trump supporters whack off to anime 【Video】

MSNBC discussion takes a suddenly dirty/creamy turn.

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New York Public Library releases digital images of valuable ukiyo-e and photographs of old Japan

From breastfeeding mothers to merchant towns and an evening party with kimono-clad girls in Kyoto, these newly released artworks and photos of old Japan are simply captivating.

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New Toyota ad answers the age-old question: How is a sumo wrestler like a car?【Video】

Seven sumo wrestlers, one car. The similarities are almost too numerous to list them all!

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The future is here: Panasonic unveils interactive, transparent display at CES 2016

Panasonic showed off a transparent display seemingly straight out of Tony Stark’s lab at this year’s CES in Las Vegas.

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