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Animation made by AI is "an insult to life itself" says Miyazaki: http://qz.com/859454/the-director-of-spirited-away-says-animation-made-by-artificial-intelligence-is-an-insult-to-life-itself/ 


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Apparently, Fate/Grand Order may be getting an Anime, for those that are interested...  Or so I've heard/read.



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789ifyz said:
Apparently, Fate/Grand Order may be getting an Anime, for those that are interested...  Or so I've heard/read.
Still waiting for the Android game to come to the West. I feel like I should check out the Fate/ series but there's just *so many*...

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SynGamer said:
789ifyz said:
Apparently, Fate/Grand Order may be getting an Anime, for those that are interested...  Or so I've heard/read.
Still waiting for the Android game to come to the West. I feel like I should check out the Fate/ series but there's just *so many*...
I once started looking for the Fate games but was unable to find anything in English... or any language I could read and/or understand, for that matter. :cry: 


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"Star Wars, Anime and Pokemon make a great combo": http://nerdapproved.com/misc-weirdness/star-wars-anime-pokemon-art/ 

Old DBZ Meme makes a comeback: http://kotaku.com/one-of-dragon-balls-most-famous-memes-returns-1789992728 


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"Dragonball Mang presents Yamcha as the ultimate hero": http://www.dorkly.com/post/81788/yamcha-got-yamchad 

"..." http://www.androidpolice.com/2016/12/12/my-horse-prince-is-a-weird-dating-simulator-about-an-anime-girl-and-the-horse-boy-she-loves/ 
I'm not entirely certain why I posted that.

"Why do subtitle Styles From The Same Company Differ?" - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2016-12-12/.109641 

New BLEACH Novel: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2016-12-13/new-bleach-novel-by-durarara-ryohgo-narita-slated-for-spring/.109831 



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Anime series turning 10 in 2017 that will "make you feel old": http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2016-12-14/anime-series-turning-10-in-2017-are-guaranteed-to-make-you-feel-old/.109861 

A holographic girl lives inside Japan's answer to the Amazon Echo: http://www.digitaltrends.com/home/gatebox-azuma-hikari-virtual-assistant-news/ 

Massive success of anime films putting Japanese live actors out of work: http://qz.com/863740/the-massive-success-of-anime-films-like-your-name-is-putting-japans-live-actors-out-of-work/#int/words=dinner_supper&smoothing=3 

"Why isn't there more sumo wrestling in anime?" - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2016-12-14/.109884 




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http://www.anime-now.com/entry/2016/12/16/000021 

http://www.kanzenshuu.com/2016/12/15/dragon-ball-super-upcoming-universe-survival-arc-key-visual-synopsis-released/ 


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Boruto anime in April: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2016-12-17/boruto-manga-gets-anime-project-in-april-2017/.110033 
For those who don't know, the manga is still rehashing the movie... but with aesthetically less pleasing visuals.

Starwars characters redrawn anime style: http://en.rocketnews24.com/2016/12/17/star-wars-characters-drawn-in-anime-style-is-the-perfect-mashup-%E3%80%90pics%E3%80%91/ 
I feel like I've posted something like that before

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Black Clover Anime: http://sgcafe.com/2016/12/new-anime-shounen-jump-manga-black-clover-gets-tv-anime-adaptation-narutos-studio-pierrot/ 

Black Lagoon's artist's new anime, directed by Fate/Zero director: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2016-12-18/black-lagoon-artist-new-re-creators-anime-previewed-in-video-visual/.110067 

Why is Japanese anime getting big in China? - BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-38246184 

Nappa's beard totally grows when he goes Super Saiyan: http://kotaku.com/nappas-beard-totally-does-grow-when-he-goes-super-saiya-1790253430 

15 of Toonami's block busters: http://www.cbr.com/toonami-15-of-the-blocks-best-shows/ 

Newest Yu-Gi-Oh Hairdo: http://kotaku.com/here-is-the-latest-yu-gi-oh-hairdo-1790267525 

RWBY Manga reaches 'climax': http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2016-12-19/rwby-manga-enters-climax-in-january/.110084 

First Trailer for Mary and The Witch's Flower by former Studio Ghibly employees (now Studio Pontoc): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J4vF4LDRrpo 

http://www.gamenguide.com/articles/93656/20161217/first-trailer-for-the-anime-movie-made-by-former-studio-ghibli-employees-mary-and-the-witchs-flower-just-released-in-youtube.htm 

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Suzumiya Haruhi website goes missing again: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2016-12-19/haruhi-suzumiya-website-goes-missing-again/.110093 
this happens every year, now.

"5 anime scenarios Japanese fans are tired of seeing [survey]": http://en.rocketnews24.com/2016/12/20/five-anime-scenarios-japanese-fans-are-sick-of-seeing%E3%80%90survey%E3%80%91/ 

"Why do Japanese companies block  trailers from other countries?" - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2016-12-19/.110100 

Gravity Rush 2 Anime Trailer: http://www.dualshockers.com/2016/12/20/gravity-rush-2-anime-gets-colorful-trailer-looks-lovely/ 

And Naruto's getting a Hollywood Live-Action version.

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11 anime weapons that are totally not light-sabers: http://www.blastr.com/2016-12-20/11-anime-weapons-which-are-absolutely-positively-not-lightsabers 

Spotlight: Scum's Wish: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/anime-spotlight/2016/winter/scum-wish/.109863 

Amazing Ghost in the Shell concept art and photos: https://www.comicbookmovie.com/sci-fi/check-out-some-amazing-concept-art-and-photos-from-ghost-in-the-shell-a147639 

Natsume's Book of Friends 6 officially confirmed: http://sgcafe.com/2016/12/new-anime-natsumes-book-friends-officially-getting-6th-anime/ 


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Caroline Kennedy cosplaying?: http://kotaku.com/it-looks-like-caroline-kennedy-cosplayed-as-an-anime-ch-1790395983 

"Why do companies only sell some products through their own stores?" - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2016-12-21/.110185 


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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hh9RKo5lDxQ 

                                                                                            

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Ghost in the Shell's Tachikoma robots in development for customer service; http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2016-12-24/ghost-in-the-shell-tachikoma-robots-under-development-for-use-in-customer-service/.110291 

Is Aquaman an underwater terrorist?: http://thecreatorsproject.vice.com/blog/is-aquaman-an-underwater-terrorist-comics 


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"15 non-superhero comics that need a videogame adaptation": http://www.cbr.com/15-non-superhero-comics-that-need-a-video-game/ 

Also, the Gravity Rush anime will be free on YouTube. Apparently.

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"Why do anime characters send e-mails instead of texting?" - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2016-12-30/.110490 

Fate/Stay Night Heaven's Feel 1st Movie trailer: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2016-12-31/1st-fate-stay-night-heaven-feel-film-1st-trailer-streamed/.110524 

"In 2017 Hayao Miyazaki will rise again": https://filmschoolrejects.com/hayao-miyazaki-rises-d4a2e15e0d1e#.b5ljcbcjv 

Top 10 grossing domestic and foreign films of 2016 in Japan: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2016-12-30/top-10-grossing-domestic-japanese-foreign-films-of-2016-listed/.110501  


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Going to start Ajin tomorrow. Hering good things and it's on Netflix so I can download easily to watch.

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Feel free to vote and/or comment...please :)

https://twitter.com/MySynpai/status/816053995282305024

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Amazon has launched its own anime subscription service in America. I don't know if it's any good, but it does supposedly have the new Ghibli TV Series, so.....


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Japanese  Teacher Threatens to Write Students' Names in his "Death Note": http://www.geek.com/culture/a-japanese-teacher-threatened-to-write-students-names-in-his-death-note-1685408/ 

Why Are High School Students Not Allowed Jobs in Anime? - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2017-01-13/.110957 

http://kotaku.com/for-this-dragon-ball-cosplay-you-need-giant-muscles-1791157131 



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"All Hail Princess Trunks!" 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FJBgzX2HMe8 

                             

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"Are Anime Sequels Ever Made Just For The West?" - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2017-01-02/.110549 

"How often do Japanese teenagers live alone?" - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2017-01-16/.111067 

"What are Japanese public baths like?" - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2017-01-11/.110872 

"What determines an anime's art style?" - Anwerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2017-01-18/.111182 

"Why are Highschoolers in anime not allowed jobs?" - Anwerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2017-01-13/.110957 

"Why are motion-smoothing  televisions so terrible for anime?" - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2017-01-23/.111340 

"What is a 'Salaryman'?" - Answerman: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/answerman/2017-01-30/.111602 



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