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The curtain is set to rise on the Inuyasha stage play in just under a month's time and with tickets now on sale the latest series of character visuals has been released. Sana Hiroki will be playing the role of the demon dog Sesshomaru and as you c...

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Paramount Pictures' Japanese YouTube channel began streaming an on-set video for the live-action Ghost in the Shell film on Thursday. In the video, Ghost in the Shell anime film director Mamoru Oshii says, "I think there is no doubt that [this liv...

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By Jenni . March 23, 2017 . 10:30am In addition to the standard edition of Persona 5, which now comes with a DualShock 4 skin at launch when you buy the PlayStation 4 physical version, there is a Take Your Heart Premium Edition.

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There's still a while to go until the Gintama live action film's summer premiere, but the anticipation has reached peak levels again with these newly released behind-the-scenes photos! Although Gintama has been steadily revealing character visuals...

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There's an odd feeling going around anime fandom at the moment. Given the nature of the news that people are responding to you'd think people would be jumping for joy and dancing in the streets (figuratively speaking).

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Crunchyroll Scott Green

The Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? : Sword Oratoria anime is set to debut on April 14th, and along with the DanMachi fans, Square Enix's Gangan Joker magazine is hyped for the spin-off's adaptation.

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It looks like that first-time gal is only going to be with us for a short time. A flyer from this year's AnimeJapan event reveals that the upcoming Hajimete no Gal (First-Time Gal) anime series will receive an ten-episode run.

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It's the end of an era. The final episode of the Naruto-starring TV anime will be aired on March 23, bringing to a close a highly successful series. The first Naruto TV series debuted back in October 2002 and ran to 2007.

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We've been waiting for this show for several years, and now it's just about three weeks (April 14th) before it hit the blue screens. In the meantime we can enjoy the trailer. The post The 7 Deadly Sins New Anime Trailer appeared first on Sugoi!

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Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid Episode 11 The heated table is perhaps the most dangerous invention of the Japanese. It is capable of immobilizing even a powerful dragon. What They Say: Episode 11: "Year End, New Year!

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Back due to popular demand and this time in Osaka, Pac-Man will give a few lucky passengers a ride as it chases takoyaki. Last Christmas Tokyo residents were delighted by the sight of beloved video game character Pac-Man in rickshaw form as he gav...

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Planned for an October debut as part of the fall 2017 season, Tatsunoko has dropped the first promotional video for the anime series Infini-T Force. With the very appealing visual that we have for it, it's been confirmed that Tomokazu Seki will be...

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We won't learn about Dragon Quest XI's release date until April 11, but Square Enix shared new info on the game ahead of time with an introduction of two new characters and more of its battle system in this week's issue of Jump magazine.

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We previously reported that Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 is getting its new DLC pack in Japan featuring Zamasu, Super Saiyan Rosé Goku Black, and Bojack. Bandai Namco recently shared more on the DLC. The "DB Super Pack 3" that focuses on the Future Tru...

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Fortune Street: Dragon Quest & Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary is expected to have more characters than ever and this week's issue of Jump magazine revealed 8 more to join in on the party. In the Dragon Quest side of things we have: Erinn* (CV: Meg...

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LOS ANGELES: A color-coded, spandex-coutured smorgasbord of high camp and heroics, "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" has stood astride popular culture for a quarter-century as one of television's most successful franchises.

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AWAJI (THE JAPAN NEWS/ANN) - An amusement facility under the theme of popular manga and anime will open in Awajishima Koen park on Awajishima island in Hyogo Prefecture in July. The new theme park is called Nijigen No Mori, which means "two dimens...

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Nippon Ichi shared the latest trailer for their upcoming visual novel death game, Exile Election, and we don't know what to think of it, but it's pretty trippy in a psychedelic sense. In Exile Election, you'll start out with twelve characters stuc...

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A week long event and a brand new Pokemon. Here's how to get a Red Gyarados in Pokemon Go! Pokemon Go launched the Water Festival on March 22 and will last until March 29. This event will increase the spawn rates for Water-type Pokemon.

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Crunchyroll announced more anime streaming plans today, and this time it's Love Tyrant! More info on the series-including start date, time, and regions-will be announced later. Synopsis: A beautiful girl named Guri, who has a mysterious item that ...

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By Sato . March 22, 2017 . 2:00am Atlus revealed Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology, a 3DS remake of the Nintendo DS RPG, in this week's issue of Famitsu magazine. Here are additional details on what else is new.

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Nintendo has now issued an official statement to Kotaku about the situation, citing a "manufacturing variation" which caused "wireless interference with a small number of the left Joy-Con. " The company went on to assure that the problem had alrea...

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With Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 + 2. 5 Remix's release just around the corner, Square Enix shared a new trailer titled "Fight the Darkness" for the upcoming HD collection. Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 + 2. 5 Remix includes the following: Kindgom Hearts Fina...

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With just a few weeks until the Kenka Banchou Otome: Girl Beats Boy anime adaptation arrives with an April 12th, 2017 premiere, the official channel is working through more promotion for it. The latest comes in the form of a character promo for th...

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During the Shin Godzilla vs. Evangelion Symphony event held at the Bunkamura Orchard Hall in Shibuya, Evangelion creator and Shin Godzilla director, Hideaki Anno, took to the stage to make a special announcement.

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Previous rumors have at last been confirmed as a bundle of the first 3 Seiken Densetsu games will soon be coming to the Nintendo Switch, allowing fans to relive their younger days and experience a classic RPG back when "they were good".

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Last fall, Sunrise, makers of some of your favorite mecha anime (plus some school idol stuff you might have heard of), launched their own light novel imprint - "Yatate Bunko", named after staff pseudonym Hajime Yatate.

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App Try out our new iPhone application! Manga Poll Manga is the Japanese equivalent of comicswith a unique style and following. Join the revolution! Read some manga today! Coded in ConTEXT Join #baka-updates @irc.

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A scenic trip makes for some quality team bonding, with some racing thrown in to ruin it. What They Say: Episode 10: Using her prize from the Night Criterium, Korone builds Hiromi a road racer. Hiromi expresses her gratitude to Korone and the rest...

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Vending machines are everywhere in Japan, lining side streets and train stations. The country has one machine for every 25 people, offering a range of goods from tomatoes and cans of hot coffee to noodle stew, beer and Buddhist charms.

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Smartphone game Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links has released two CMs featuring the ridiculous hair-style of the franchise's main male character, with the creators embracing the bizarre design choice which may draw more notoriety simply due to its absurdity.

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