Archives for : November2014

Momoiro Clover Z and KISS to collaborate



Idol group Momoiro Clover Z and American rock band KISS are teaming up to release single on January 28th.

And the single will be released on iTunes in 120 countries.

Momoiro Clover Z and KISS shot the photo for their upcoming single in Las Vegas and it was announced that the idol group will participate in KISS’s final performance of their 40th Anniversary tour at Tokyo Dome on March 2015.

Utada Hikaru Single Collection Vol. 1 + 2 HD to be released via Kuma-chan USB

pdev1901-s-01-dl pdev1901-s-03-dlUtada Hikaru’s Single Collection 1 & 2 HD will be released on USB (via a teddy bear or kuma-chan) on December 9th.  The selling price will be Y21,600.

The audio will be remastered to high-quality WAV file at 24-bit/96 kHz unless noted (please see below).

The limited edition will come with a numbered card.

The specs are as follows:

【Utada Hikaru Single Collection Vol.1】
01. time will tell -Alternate Version- (**)
02. Automatic (*)
03. Movin’ on without you (*)
04. First Love (*)
05. Addicted To You [UP-IN-HEAVEN MIX] (***)
06. Wait & See ~リスク~ (***)
07. For You (*)
08. タイム・リミット (*)
09. Can You Keep A Secret? (*)
11. traveling (*)
12. 光 (*)
13. SAKURAドロップス (*)
14. Letters (*)
15. COLORS (*)

・1/2 inch Analog Tape (*)
・24bit / 48kHz WAV file (**)
・24bit / 44.1kHz WAV file (***)

【Utada Hikaru Single Collection Vol.2】
◇Disc 1
01. Prisoner Of Love (*)
02. Stay Gold (*)
04. Kiss & Cry (*)
05. Beautiful World (*)
06. Flavor Of Life -Ballad Version- (*)
07. ぼくはくま (**)
08. This Is Love (*)
09. Keep Tryin’ (*)
10. Passion (***)
11. Be My Last (****)
12. 誰かの願いが叶うころ (*)
13. Beautiful World -PLANiTb Acoustica Mix- (*)
◇Disc 2
01. 嵐の女神 (*)
02. Show Me Love (Not A Dream) (*)
03. Goodbye Happiness (*)
04. Hymne à l’amour ~愛のアンセム~ (*****)
05. Can’t Wait ‘Til Christmas (*)

・24bit / 96kHz WAV file (*)
・24bit / 48kHz WAV file (**)
・1/2 inch Analog Tape (***)
・24bit / 192kHz WAV file (****)
・24bit / 88.2kHz WAV file (*****)

J!-ENT’s 2014 Annual is Up! AND IT IS AWESOME!!!


If you are a J-Pop fan, one thing too look forward to at the end of the year is J!-ENT’s annual issue.

J!-ENT posted the following:

This issue features interviews with manga artists Rinko Ueda, Art Q&A with Range Murata, Hiroshi Nagahama, interviews with Elisa, Tomomi Itano, Man with a Mission, May’n, Tokyo Girls’ Style, Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, Pinky Doodle Poodle!, Yanakiku, Q&A with legendary voice actress Mami Koyama, interview with English dub voice actress Jad Saxton and more!

Also, featuring Q&A’s for anime series such as “Attack on Titan”, “Sword Art Online II”, “Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic” and more!

Plus our coverage of various events such as Power Morphicon 2014, Zapp Con, Pacific Media Expo, Sakura Con and more!

You can download the issue here:


You can view a low-res version on PDFy by clicking here.

You can also view the low-res version by clicking here. [57 MB]

You can download the low-res version [zip file] by clicking here. [47MB]


You can view the mid-res PDF version by clicking here (300 MB)

You can download the mid-res PDF version (Zip file) by clicking here. (299 MB)

J!-ENT Manga Review: All You Need Is Kill is up!


J!-ENT’s Dennis A. Amith has reviewed Ryosuke Takeuchi and Takeshi Obata’s “All You Need is Kill”.  Check it out by clicking here!

Trailer for “Sayonara Kabukicho” starring Maeda Atsuko uploaded to YouTube


Maeda Atsuko’s upcoming film “Sayonara Kabukicho” has received a lot of attention and the trailer for the film has been uploaded on YouTube

Yonezawa Rumi becomes the next former AKB48 member to become a porn star


Following other former AKB48 members, Yonezawa Rumi has turned to porn!  The former AKB48 member will be going by the name of Shirota Rika.  Yonezawa was one of the original AKB48 members and in 2009, was voted in senbatsu at #22. Unfortunately, she was one of the AKB48 members embroiled in a scandal after photos of her with another guy were leaked online, showing that the talent broke the “No-Date Rule” and she left the group along with Natsuki Hirajima who was with her at the time.  Both left AKB48 in 2012.

“Muushi no Ballad” is the #1 song for SKE48’s Request Hour 2014


With 22,730 votes, “虫のバラード” (Muushi no Ballad) was voted #1 for SKE48 Request Hour. Ahh..people must miss Kuumin. #2 was “Shoujo wa manatsu ni nani wo suru?” and was not even close as it received 21,306 votes. While #3 was “Me ga itai kurai hareta sora” with 16,200 votes.

KojiHaru’s PJ Selfie CM is Hot!


When it comes to AKB48 member Kojima Haruna, you can expect any Peach John’s CM to showcase her sexiness…especially her latest PJ Selfie commercial.