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King of Prism

Event Report: King of Prism by PrettyRhythm Debuts at LA-AFF

King of Prism by PrettyRhythm, a 2016 cult animated film produced by Tatsunoko Production, debuted for North American audiences at the Los Angeles Anime Film Festival (LA-AFF) on September 16. For this premiere, director Masakazu Hishida and Avex Pictures producer, Hiroko Nishi, attended …

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Does Japan have Questionable Cosplay??

How can Japanese Cosplay problematic? Japan, for many of us, is THE place for cosplay. It has the best cosplayers, conventions, and some people might even claim that only Japanese people should cosplay because the rest of us …

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What to Expect When Cosplaying in Japan

Coming to Japan is a big deal to many people. With huge events like Comiket in Tokyo and World Cosplay Summit in Nagoya that draw crowds of cosplayers every year, it’s no wonder. Japan is the cosplay holy …

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Just What is King of Prism by Pretty Rhythm

Sparkle on Ice with King of Prism by Pretty Rhythm Imagine an anime where the characters are boy idols that sparkle while performing magical ice skating routines in various states of nudity. No, this isn’t Yuri!!! on Ice. This …

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