AKB Otaku Creates Robo-Yukirin: “Now Just Add Hands…”

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A fan-created robotic version of AKB48 idol Yuki Kashiwagi has lately been
the subject of much attention, being acclaimed as “too realistic” and “creepily close – though whether this is down to the uncanny valley or her inimitable AKB aura is not clear.

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  • Anonymous commented on July 23, 2014 14:13

    At least it has a face. A face you want to punch but a face nonetheless.... More

  • Anonymous commented on July 23, 2014 13:38

    Someone put the lotion in the basket.... More


AKB48 Handshaking “Now Like A Slave Market”

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Mere weeks after one of them tried to saw off their hands, AKB48 are again hard at work shaking the hands of their creepy fans – who are now under such heavy guard that the entire process has been compared unfavourably to a prison visit or the more unstable kind of border crossing…

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  • Anonymous commented on July 23, 2014 06:59

    Nuke that god-forsaken island for GOD's sake. Turn those evil island monkeys into radioactive charcoal as it should have been during WWII... More

  • Anonymous commented on July 23, 2014 06:55

    Ahahaha...This is as sad as it's stupid. Japan's absurdity reaches new lows.... More


51% of Young Men “Have Never Even Heard of Gundam”

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The finding that over half of Japanese young men quizzed about their favourite Gundams had never even heard of Gundam has thrown the popularity of these cultural titans amongst the younger generations into question – with plenty reluctant believe it can be possible.

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  • Anonymous commented on July 3, 2014 21:06

    mecha anime can be an excellent source of oppai... try divergence eve or the super robot og saga series... More

  • Anonymous commented on July 3, 2014 21:05

    when did he mention moe?... More


Top 10 Anime Mecha

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With mecha being one of the most popular and noteworthy of anime staples, thousands of fans have been quizzed as to which is the most dominating of all time – yielding a surprisingly Gundam-free ranking…

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  • Anonymous commented on July 5, 2014 02:54

    No Valkyries? Wtf is wrong with the new generation these days? 0_o... More

  • Anonymous commented on July 2, 2014 19:29

    "I agree with you","but i am not questioning the word robot"."we were discussing the term mecha, which includes robots amongst other things". You're Just Contradicting Yourself ones more smart ass "mecha expert" you said "amongst other things".... More


Top 10 Ideal Anime Imouto

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With imouto now so popular that the government is trying to ban them, it is no wonder that the latest attempt to rank the most desirable little sisters managed to find 10,000 anime fans to answer the question in under a week…

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  • Anonymous commented on June 25, 2014 12:30

    Ui is reliable and not bitchy. Suguha deserves to be on the list, too. Mikan is obviously number 1, though. Kirino and Nadeko are crazy bitches that should be on a worst 10 imouto list.... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 25, 2014 09:44

    No Manami and Kurumi Kasuga? Pfft.... More


Touhou Otaku “Threatened To Burn Seiyuu Alive”

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A Touhou otaku has been arrested for threatening to pour kerosene on a young woman who’s voice work in a doujin video apparently did not meet the standards and style he expected of Reimu-portrayal.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 28, 2014 05:30

    5 of them are honeypots.... More

  • Falos commented on June 23, 2014 14:55

    @10:05 GTS has been a standard quote denotation since the days of newsgroups. Decades later emails are still coded to quote with greater-than-symbols appended. I hope you don't credit twitter with the above addressee line, either. On... More


Japan Loli Ban Passes: “2D Is Safe, For Now…”

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Japan has just criminalised the possession of child pornography, though this time around lawmakers declined to destroy the anime and manga industry by banning their works as well, instead settling only for material featuring real people.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 23, 2014 22:40

    You really should know that there wasn't a clear CP law before because of the socially accepted under-aged prostitution. You know. Where the wealthy, decadent pigs throw a huge stack of money at those promiscuous... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 23, 2014 22:33

    I'm actually surprised that the "deciders" were able to differentiate between fiction and reality. Seriously. That is so rare for them.... More


Top 30 Anime Idols

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Anime idols – those of the 2D variety appearing in anime rather than the kind best known for their hand work – have been handily ranked by their fanciers – with the likes of idol-centric animes Idolmaster and Love Live! unsurprisingly topping the list for some rather narrowly focused results.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 21, 2014 17:42

    honoka is too high... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 21, 2014 00:20

    wow Fusion Power just like Gokou and Vegeta: UmiChi or Chihami.... More


Miku’s MTV VMAJ Debut

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Holographic princess Hatsune Miku’s notoriety now extends to the MTV Video Music Awards Japan, with Miku gracing the 2014 opening act with her virtual presence – along with the announcement of extra US dates to follow.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 24, 2014 22:39

    i swear to god! youre fucking right because me myself know that polish people hates everything that is not """normal"""in their opinion(like homo-,pan-,bi-,and more-,sexual or people who doesnt have a good carrier or they didnt go... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 21, 2014 10:22

    WTF?... More


winning papiko (3)

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Frozen snack Papico’s decision to outsource the design of their new “Papiko” mascot and her resultant packaging to the denizens of Pixiv seems to have paid off, with some very cool designs now in shops.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 17, 2014 20:21

    where the hell are you?... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 17, 2014 18:21

    LOL WTF?... More


Top 10 Most Tear Inducing Anime

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The latest survey of which anime titles have succeeded in jerking the most tears out of otaku seems to demonstrate that they do indeed appreciate things other than fanservice after all – with top Key creations Clannad and Angel Beats! scoring high marks on the list, though all are bested by the sheer emotional powerhouse that is AnoHana…

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  • Anonymous commented on July 3, 2014 18:33

    5,7 and 8 are the only ones I haven't watched. So no idea if they deserve to be on there. However atleast Key works are there and so is Gintama.... More

  • jr2nd commented on June 30, 2014 11:58

    hahahha.. poor keyboard warrior!... More


Nana Mizuki Shocked By Her 208KG Otaku Dump

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Top singer seiyuu Nana Mizuki has expressed her “profound sadness” at news that one of her fans got himself arrested after illegally dumping the 208kg of potato chips he bought to get the chance to meet her on stage – not least because one of her own fans has just undone all the days she spent charitably picking up garbage herself.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 18, 2014 18:13

    In my honest opinion, they should just cut out the middle man. Let them pay either ridiculous amounts or auctions things like these. They'd earn the same but didn't have to print a lot of... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 18, 2014 12:39

    Beer = liquid "guts" since its invention. For the amount he's spending, this is a whole lot better.... More


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