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The creators of Overlord anime shared with us a key visual for the second anime movie titled Overlord ~Shikkoku no Senshi~. The movie will be released on March 11 this year: The post Overlord ~Shikkoku no Senshi~ Anime Key Visual appeared first on...

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MyMBuzz Dave Golder

Kimi no Na wa - aka Your Name in English - has now officially outgrossed Spirited Away, the become the most financially successful anime film in history. So far it has made over $290 million at the global box office.

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Moviepilot Allen-Michael Harber

With the upcoming Ghost in the Shell, a recently announced Naruto movie, and James Cameron adapting Battle Angel Alita, it seems that anime is next go-to medium for Hollywood movies. Whether these movies will be successful remains to be seen, but ...

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Crunchyroll Kara Dennison New!

Just as fans are getting excited for a second season of the live Yowamushi Pedal drama, there's more to see: photos from the previously announced stage play, showing the new actors in all their glory. Check out the cast of Yowamushi Pedal New Inte...

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SGCafe spartanchef

The Japan Academy Film Prize is considered Japan's highest award for film, and is basically the country's version of the Oscars. Now, their official website has announced their nominees, and the anime films nominated are: your name.

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Funimation's got the SimulDub for Fuuka coming up on January 25th, 2017 as part of their winter season of shows and now that it's close we've got the details on the production. The English language dub is being directed by Caitlin Glass with Jessi...

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TBS' official website for the television anime adaptation of Yuu Kamiya and Tsubaki Himana's Clockwork Planet novels began streaming the anime's first promotional video on Monday. The series will premiere in April on TBS and BS-TBS.

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Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Who's ready to watch some anime? You? Yes, that's right, you. It's summer, which means there is a new anime season with new anime to watch. This time, there are over 40 shows to check out. Have a look and hit us up in the comments about which ones...

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Trends in Japan Japan Trends

From traditional instruments to the National Theatre mascot, you've never seen Piko Taro done quite like this. The curiously attired Piko Taro recently returned with a follow-up to his global viral hit of last year, "PPAP.

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Crunchyroll Scott Green

This weekend, hit mobile RPG Granblue Fantasy gets its animated adaptation with a special from A-1 Pictures and director Yuuki Itoh. Aniplus Asia, from Southeast Asia (Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand) has offered a subtitled loo...

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

While North American fans can ow the True Tears TV series thanks to the Discotek Media license rescue in the summer of 2016, the streaming for it has been less than accessible. That's now changing as Viewster has added the complete run of the show...

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Gematsu Sal Romano

Experience, developer of dungeon RPGs such as Demon Gaze, Operation Babel, and Stranger of Sword City, is developing a dungeon RPG for PlayStation 4 that it plans to release in Japan in 2017, company president Hajime Chikami told Famitsu.

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SGCafe spartanchef

The official website for the live-action Noragami stage play has now been updated, and they have revealed the cast from the latest adaptation, officially titled "Noragami: Kami to Kizuna", in a brand new visual.

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Anime Evo setsuken

Another solid offering from Ao no Exorcist - Kyoto Fujouou-hen. As luck would have There's not a lot I have to really say about this week's episode, so I'll keep it short, sweet and to the point. The story is still very much in setup mode at this ...

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Siliconera Sato

Square Enix recently revealed a new project for Nintendo Switch, titled Octopath Traveler, and they've opened its official Facebook page with a message from producer Tomoya Asano. Tomoya Asano, the man in charge of the Bravely games as its series ...

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Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo announced that the Team Ninja-developed action RPG, Nioh, has gone gold, meaning it's ready for its February release. A live stream has also been announced for January 20, 2017. Nioh director Yosuke Hayashi will make an appearance in th...

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The premiere of the 2017 film Sword Art Online the Movie -Ordinal Scale- is just over a month away in Japan and we recently had tickets for it going on sale for the North American debut. With that now set and formalized, the official Japanese site...

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Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco shared a new video for Accel World vs. Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight with a look at its opening movie featuring the theme song called "SxW Soul World" by Kotoko x Luna. The game features over 30 playable characters from both s...

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DualShockers Giuseppe Nelva

There are few manga as directly related to gaming as Tokyo Toybox by UME. It's not a manga based on a specific game, but it's a story based on the Japanese gaming industry, and it's also awesome, which never hurts.

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KOEI Tecmo Games' Gust brand announced on Monday that it is delaying its Nights of Azure 2 (Yoru no Nai Kuni 2 ~Shingetsu no Hanayome~) PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita game. Gust originally announced the game with a planned December 22 release ...

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Gematsu Sal Romano

SNK has announced The King of Fighters: World, a persistent online RPG coming exclusively to iOS and Android. It will launch first in China in summer 2017. After that, it will launch sequentially worldwide.

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Orignal game project, mystery novel in the works Game director Hidetaka Suehiro (also known as Swery or Swery65) announced on Monday that he has launched a new game development company called White Owls.

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Siliconera Sato

By Sato . January 16, 2017 . 8:15am Grasshopper Manufacture CEO, Goichi "Suda51" Suda, recently revealed that he's working on a No More Heroes game for Nintendo Switch, and he shared a bit more of his plans in an interview with 4Gamer.

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Looking to benefit off the pachinko money machine themselves, the Gantz creators have allowed their precious franchise to star as the theme of this latest machine, leaving many to question if the franchise's signature gore will also be making an a...

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Gematsu Sal Romano

FDG Entertainment and Game Atelier have confirmed that it will release Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom for Switch in addition to the previously announced PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in 2017. Like the other versions, the Switch version will ...

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News18 Press Trust Of India First published: January 16, 2017, 8:19 AM IST | Updated: 6 mins ago

The 1966 Bollywood hit of the same name starring Asha Parekh and Joy Mukherjee is still fondly recalled by film lovers especially for its popular song "Sayonara". The partnership was officially announced recently at a function held by the Japanese...

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WOWJAPAN freakpool

Looks like 2017 is off to a good start for a few seiyuu. This is because another seiyuu has announced her marriage in January, and she's none other than Nozomi Furuki. The High School Fleet seiyuu announced her marriage through her own personal blog.

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Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the main three charcaters: Gintoki, Kagura and Shinpachi, the official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi's action comedy manga Gintama, today posted a visual of Kotaro Katsura portrayed by 27-year-ol...

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