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September 20, 2013, 10:30 AM
September 20, 2013, 10:30 AM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Hiroshi Yamauchi, the former head of video game giant Nintendo who helmed the company during its period of skyrocketing growth in the 1980s and 90's, has passed away at the age of 85. The entertainment visionary succumbed to pneumonia on September...

Siliconera Spencer

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...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

Today at the Tokyo Game Show 2013, I got some hands-on time with the HD remasters of Final Fantasy X and Final Fantasy X-2. As expected, the games of Final Fantasy X | X-2 HD Remaster play identically to their PS2 counterparts and the visuals are ...

Nihongogo Daryl D.

Tweet Pin It Your first dose of the finest cosplay (and booth babes) from Tokyo Game Show 2013     Daryl D. age 2X, after graduating from school, he has roamed the world changing jobs frequently as he observes the events around him.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

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.

Siliconera Spencer

Not to be confused with the red Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII controller from HORI, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia made a Lightning Returns DualShock 3 controller.     The controller is an Asia region (Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapor...

Siliconera Spencer

Tecmo Koei confirmed they will bring Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of Dusk Sky to North America too. The PlayStation 3 game is slated for release in early 2014.       Atelier Escha & Logy has two protagonists.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Yuusha Ni Narenakatta Ore Wa Shibushibu Shuushoku Wo Ketsui Shimashita' Anime TV Spot Debuts Posted by Chris Beveridge September 19, 2013 at 01:46 PM Yuusha ni Narenakatta Ore wa Shibushibu Shuushoku wo Ketsui Shimashita The fun of the couple of ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Satsuki Yoshino's 'Barakamon' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge September 18, 2013 at 02:46 PM Barakamon While no timeline has been set as to when it will appear or what production company will be involved, Gangan Online has...

Siliconera Ishaan

Link was nearly given eye-beams during the development The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker on the Gamecube console, according to Nintendo development staff.   In an Iwata Asks interview that discusses the upcoming HD remake of The Wind Waker for W...

Siliconera Sato

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...

Siliconera Ishaan

The Pokémon Company has shared a new overview trailer for Pokémon X and Pokémon Y in Japan via the Nintendo eShop. The trailer (courtesy YouTube user Nintendaan) showcases a number of features from the game mixed in with old and new footage.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

TV Tokyo has posted a minute long preview for the Pokémon XY, set to debut October 16th. Cast includes Mayuki Makiguchi as Serena,Yuki Kaji as young inventor Citron (Clemont in English) and Mariya Ise as Eureka (Bonnie in English), a girl w...

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.

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.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This fall's slate of light novel based anime includes the adaptation of Takeru Kasukabe's Ore no Nōnai Sentakushi ga, Gakuen Love Come o Zenryoku de Jama Shiteiru (My Mental Multiple-Choice Power Is Completely Ruining My School Romantic Comedy) or...

SeventhStyle Seven

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.

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.

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.

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).

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Free Episode 11When Rei confronts Rin, the tension is beyond thick. What They Say: Nanase Haruka loved to be in the water – loved swimming. In elementary school, Nanase Haruka, Tachibana Makoto, Matsuoka Rin, and Hazuki Nagisa attended the same sw...

Siliconera Spencer

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call adds Hope from Final Fantasy XIII as a playable character, "Advent: One Winged Angel" as a playable song, and a versus mode. This trailer from Tokyo Game Show shows Garnet and Cloud fighting one another.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

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...


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 ...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

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...


Now this is something I haven't bought in awhile, an anime figure! Having already got three out of the four Knight Sabers 1/15 Yamato action figures + motoslave a few years ago off Yahoo Japan Auctions, for a BARGAIN price of just 1,000 yen too (l...

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...

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter

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...

SeventhStyle Seven

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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