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Man strips down to Sailor Moon cosplay outfit to disrupt Donald Trump political rally 【Video】

Maybe the U.S. presidential candidate doesn’t have as much otaku cred as some people think he does.

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We’ve got the lowdown on some of the best cosplay from anime convention Katsucon 2016【Video】

If this video is anything to go by, the cosplay featured at last weekend’s Katsucon 2016 sure didn’t disappoint.
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Announcing the winners of the RocketNews24 Pikachu ramen giveaway contest!

After reading through a mountainous pile of entries, we’re ready to announce the four lucky instant noodle/Pokémon fans who’ve won some Pikachu ramen. Are you one of them? Read on to find out!

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Trailer released for Aiko, gorgeous U.S.-animated project set in a demon-invaded Japan 【Video】

Preview leaves us wanting to see so much more of the planned series.

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1 in 10 emotional viewers “cried” at Pokémon Super Bowl 50 advert

The Pokémon franchise aired a nostalgia-inducing commercial for its 20th anniversary during the Super Bowl football game on February 7.

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A Japanese actor is killed after being stabbed with a prop samurai sword

Diago Kashino, a 33-year-old Japanese actor, has died after being stabbed in the stomach with a samurai sword during a stage-play rehearsal in Japan.

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Sakura cherry blossoms and a Japanese-style great wave feature on new sneakers from Saucony

Step into spring with a little help from some iconic Japanese imagery.

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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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