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69th NHK Kohaku Uta Gassen is happening tonight!

Japan's much-awaited annual television event in New Year's Eve is finally happening tonight! The 69th NHK Kohaku Uta Gassen (NHK Red & White Song Battle) is broadcasting live throughout Japan and Around the World, featuring some of Japan's biggest music acts.

Pokémon licensor to collaborate with 7-Eleven Philippines for promotion

The Infantree, Inc. has announced to select audience, including Anime Pilipinas, that they will soon collaborate with convenience store 7-Eleven Philippines to hold a promotion featuring Pokémon.

Barangay 143 animation series launched, reveals cast

Japanese broadcaster TV Asahi, together with Synergy88 Digital and August Media, have formally launched the basketball-themed animation series Barangay 143 during its press launch event on Tuesday.

MNL48 First Generation members elect Team Captains, Overall Captain

Following last week's announcements at the Sousenkyo Senbatsu (General Election), MNL48, the newest sister group of AKB48, has more revelations up its sleeves on Saturday as its First Generation members elected their first-ever team captains and overall captain.

MNL48 hails official First Generation members

After more than two years of waiting since its announcement, the official First Generation members of the newest sister group of AKB48, MNL48, has been finally named at this year's Sousenkyo Senbatsu (General Election) held at Studio 4 and Center Road in ABS-CBN yesterday.

Cosplay.ph to bring stage actors Hiroki Ino, Kosuke Asuma at Cosplay...

Event organizer Cosplay.ph has announced on Sunday that Japanese stage actors Hiroki Ino and Kosuke Asuma are set to attend as special guest on their upcoming event Cosplay Mania this year.

ABS-CBN’s HERO revamps as a “digital portal”

A week after the Filipino language anime channel HEROtv closed its doors, their social media accounts has officially announced that the anime channel will now be revamped into a "digital portal", which will now be known simply as HERO.

HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2016 Japan Tour to be screened at Cosplay...

Local events organizer Cosplay.ph has announced on Wednesday that they will have a special screening of HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2016 Japan Tour on Cosplay Mania '17.

Japanese artist Namie Amuro announces retirement from industry next year

Japanese artist Namie Amuro has announced on Wednesday that she plans to retire in the entertainment industry next year, which will mark her 26th year in the industry.

HalloHallo Entertainment announces partnership with ABS-CBN for MNL48 idol group

HalloHallo Entertainment has announced on Thursday that they will be partnering with broadcasting giant ABS-CBN Corporation for the formation of MNL48.