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Former Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi has passed away at the age of 85 because of pneumonia. He is the president of Nintendo from 1949-2002. Yamauchi is the man that led the company through it's great transition form a maker of children's toy...

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Namco Bandai confirmed JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle will be released in North America in 2014. CyberConnect2 known for their work on . hack and the Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm series developed the PlayStation 3 fighting gam...

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Earlier today, it was made official that Sega have acquired Index Corporation, the parent company of Atlus. Many fans have shared their concern regarding the acquisition, but the director of Atlus' consumer software department, Naoto Hiraoka, look...

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Opening sequence for "your diary+", upcoming eroge on the PSP, is practically "Cute Kantoku Lolis: The Movie" – the art is indeed by the very master of lolis, and the OP is like a Kantoku service museum.

Edible art is kind of a thing these days, especially in Asia, where seemingly every dish is so artfully crafted and cute you couldn't possibly eat it – especially when it takes the form of a cat poking out of your latte.

Aniplex of America announced on Wednesday that it will stream Magi: The Kingdom of Magic, Kill la Kill, and the second season of Valvrave the Liberator on Daisuki, Crunchyroll, Hulu, and AniplexChannel.

Namco Bandai Games have today announced the details surrounding their Collector's Edition and Black Armor Pre-Order Limited Edition for Dark Souls II, the anticipated sequel to 2011 title Dark Souls and its predecessor Demons Souls.

Sony is releasing yet another exclusive Walkman dedicated to Otaku again. This time round, a walkman version of Puella Magi Madoka Magica that is based on Sony F series, and comes in black (NW-F805/B) and white (NW-F805/W).

Sorry for going all Garden of Words, but fall is definitely the envied big sibling of all other anime seasons. With 40+ offerings, hopefully all of you will find at least one show to immerse yourselves in, maybe while sipping tea as the leaves fall.

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call – Tokyo Game Show 2013 Trailer Aside from the repetitiveness of the songs included in the release and the logic behind putting many of the great Final Fantasy songs through the ages behind a DLC pay wall, la...

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Earlier today we posted a Japanese release date and a few details for Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind, which takes the series and turns it into an action game on 3DS. Since then Famitsu. com delivered the goods in the form of a handful ...

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Namco Bandai has posted a look at their upcoming smartphone rhythm game One Piece Dance Battle. Set to be released in Japan this winter, you'll be able to rack up the score by controlling the Straw Hat pirates dance moves using your touch screen.

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TSG2013: Final Fantasy XV Trailer Square Enix released an updated trailer for Final Fantasy XV at Tokyo Game Show. The trailer is a minor update that is more or less similar to the trailer seen at E3. Final Fantasy XV is being developed for the ne...

Phantasy Star Nova – Tokyo Game Show 2013 Trailer While Phantasy Star Online 2 still remains strong in Japan – although its presence internationally has remained in doubt for quite a while now, Sega have decided to continue on with the home video ...

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With Tokyo Game Show Kicking off, we're now getting a look at how Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z developer Artdink's Puella Magi Madoka: The Battle Pentragram will work. The game is divided into daytime adventure gaming, in which the magic girls socia...

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Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Whenever I'm at events I often make use of Multiple Shadow Clone Jutsu to get around everywhere at once… but since watching the new Railgun series I'm quite worried that I might have doppelgangers out t...

AKB48 performed their upcoming 33rd single titled "Heart Ereki" which is set for release on October 30th, at the opening for their Janken Tournament event (held at the Nippon Budokan on the 18th), and it was revealed that Kojima Haruna took the ce...

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More rumors about this year's Movie Wars film has surfaced online. Rumored to be titled "Kamen Rider x Kamen Rider: Movie Battle Samuraizing", the movie is set to premiere this December. Kamen Rider Wizard's chapter will be called "Chapter Vermili...

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History will soon be rewritten as the Kantai Collection is confirmed as receiving a light novel series – it's all part of the diabolical plan, from manga, now to novel, and eventually, a complete TV animation.

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A love hotel in KawaguchiKAWAGUCHI (TR) – Police authorities on Tuesday arrested a 64-year-old man from Tochigi Prefecture for obscene acts with a high-school girl, reports TV Asahi (Sept. 17). Officers took Yoshio Shimazaki into custody for alleg...

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12 minutes ago - 11:22 PM on 09. 17. 2013 Let's pray that Atlus's great localization streak remains unaffected. The intense moment that we have been waiting for has finally arrived! That's right, people; it's time to see who the new owner of Atlus...

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Bandai Online Hobby Shop has recently announced the voting results of the "Best of My Master Grade", which is an online voting contest previously open from 24th June till 1 September – a total of 13,000 votes were accumulated to determine which Ma...

Blik wall decal company is holding a Zelda giveaway contest. Innovative wall decal company Blik is holding a giveaway contest for its new series of Legend of Zelda decal art. The stained glass artwork recreates heroic scenes from Legend of Zelda: ...

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The Pokémon Company and Nintendo have shared their TV commercial for Pokémon X and Pokémon Y online. The video shows life-sized Pokémon alongside real life players, and you can watch it below:     Pokémon X and Pokémon Y will be released for Ninte...

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While Bravely Default: For the Sequel is set for release on the Nintendo 3DS this December in Japan, Square Enix are also working on a second, entirely new Bravely Default game.   Maybe not-so-coincidentally, Square Enix have also trademarked Brav...

Natalie, a major manga news website, has announced its 2013 "Comic Natalie Daishou" award list. The awards are based on polling from professional manga editors for what they consider works they read this year that are particularly stimulating.

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It's getting bit cool recently in New York and by checking out the calendar, it's almost Fall, another new season that we Anime fans are all waiting for. We have probably over 50 TV series in this season and I basically list about 37 titles below ...

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SEGA Acquires ATLUS For 14 Billion Yen Nikkei reports that Sega has finalised the bid for Japanese computer and video game developer Atlus. The deal involves 14 billion yen and is set to conclude in Nov 2013.

Last night AKB48's 34th single janken tournament ended with Matsui Jurina as the last girl standing. Of course the Internet was a flurry of activity screaming "rigged! " or the classic "worst… senbatsu… ever" lines dropped like they were going out...

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At last week's press conference for the Japanese market, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia (SCEJA) introduced a new piece of hardware in the PlayStation family: the PS Vita TV, that will play non-touchscreen PS Vita games, as well as all your...

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