Japan's Population Down For 10th Straight Year

Japan's population down for 10th straight year

The population of Japanese nationals has fallen for the 10th straight year, while the ratio of foreign residents topped 2 percent for the first time.

The internal affairs ministry says the number of Japanese living in the country was over 124.7 million as of January 1 this year. The number has been dropping since it peaked in 2009.

Square Enix's Avengers Game Will Be Unveiled On June 10th

Square Enix's Avengers Game Will Be Unveiled On June 10th


Avengers: Endgame is the biggest movie of the year. That was to be expected given the sheer hype surrounding the iteration after Avengers: Infinity War. Fans of the franchise have also been waiting for Square Enix’s Avengers game which was first confirmed by Marvel and the developer over two years ago. They will be delighted to find out that Square Enix will finally be unveiling its Avengers game on June 10th as part of its E3 press event.

It has been confirmed that Square Enix and Marvel will be unveiling the new Avengers game at the former’s E3 press event on June 10th. It will begin at 9 PM Eastern. Not much has been confirmed about the title at this point in time but it’s known that Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montreal have been part of the development process.

Mochida Kaori To Release A Mini Album To Commemorate 10th Anniversary

Mochida Kaori to release a mini album to commemorate 10th anniversary

Every Little Thing's Mochida Kaori will be celebrating her 10th solo anniversary in January. To commemorate this occasion, she will release a mini album titled "Tontoten" on February 27. 

On December 18, she held a dinner show called 'Mochida Kaori Premiun Christmas Dinner Show 2018' at Nagoya Marriot Associa Hotel. She made the announcement during this show and performed the title track. The mini album, which will include five tracks, will be produced by Suzuki Masato (LITTLE CREATURES).

Oricon Reveals '10th Ideal Faces Chosen By Men' Ranking

Oricon reveals '10th ideal faces chosen by men' ranking

Oricon has revealed its "10th ideal faces chosen by men" ranking. 

This year's number one spot went to actor Takenouchi Yutaka who is the oldest to top the ranking at 47 years old. This position was previously held by Takeuchi Ryoma, Mukai Osamu, Kimura Takuya, and Dean Fujioka. 

Fukuhara Miho To Hold 10th Anniversary Tour

Fukuhara Miho to hold 10th anniversary tour

Fukuhara Miho will hold a live tour titled 'Fukuhara Miho ~Something Beautiful Tour 2018~' in December. 

This tour will be held to commemorate the singer's 10th anniversary since her major debut. She will be joined by YANCY (Key), Onsihi Yusuke (G), Mori Tamon (B), Fukumori Yasushi (Dr), and Marino (Sax) as her band members. 

Androp To Prepare For 10th Anniversary Year With New Album

androp to prepare for 10th anniversary year with new album

androp will release a new album (currently untitled) on December 12. 

The band made the new album announcement on October 14 during their Tokyo stop of their tour 'androp one-man live tour 2018: angstrom 0.9 pm' at LIQUIDROOM. The new album will be released in preparation of their 10th anniversary year. It will include a total of six tracks such as "Hikari," which was used as the theme song for Fuji TV drama 'Good Doctor.'

Rihwa To Release 10th Single In September

Rihwa to release 10th single in September

Rihwa will release her 10th single "MY LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL ~1 Pint no Yuuki~ / Sun Comes Up" on September 26.

For "MY LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL ~1 Pint no Yuuki~," Rihwa worked with music producers Tabo Kochi and UTA. It's a pop song that fuses Irish sounds with a dance track. You can hear the tin whistle and fiddle, instruments that are essential to Irish folk songs. 

Matsui Jurina Wins Akb48's 10th General Election

Matsui Jurina wins AKB48's 10th General Election

On June 16, AKB48's "General Election", which will decide the Senbatsu members to participate in the group's 53rd single, was held at Nagoya Dome. 

A total of 339 girls ran for candidacy in the group's 10th event. This year, SKE48's Matsui Jurina came out on top. She started her speech by saying, "I won't cry today, because I'm only grateful." She continued, "I've always thought that becoming first in the General Election was the goal. I am number one right now. Which is why... I won't graduate!"

Preliminary Results Of Akb48's 10th General Election Revealed

Preliminary results of AKB48's 10th General Election revealed

On May 30, the preliminary results of AKB48's "General Election", which will decide the Senbatsu members to participate in the group's 53rd single, were revealed at the AKB48 Theater in Akihabara, Tokyo.

Below is the list of the Top 80 girls. The final result will be announced on June 16 at Nagoya Dome. Who do you think will be No.1 this year? 

Momoiro Clover Z Reveals Pv For 10th-anniversary Song

Momoiro Clover Z reveals PV for 10th-anniversary song

Momoiro Clover Z have revealed the PV for their new song "Clover to Diamond."

This song will be included in the group's first best-of album "Momo mo Juu, Bancha mo Debana" to be released on May 23. The PV begins with the members blowing candles out from a cake that says "Congratulations, tenth anniversary." It was directed by Tada Takuya.