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Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Vladimir Putin doesn't have a monopoly on steely eyes and a piercing gaze. A dog in the Ukraine was discovered with a similar stoic expression. According to Obozrevatel. com (via The Moscow Times), the dog was discovered in central Kiev and is bel...

The Pokemon Company Japan began streaming six TV commercials for the Pocket Monsters: The Origin television anime special on Friday. The commercials come in 30-second, Red, Green, Professor Ōkido, Takeshi, and Sakaki versions.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Have you ever wondered if you can set your hair like Super Saiyan in Dragon Ball Z? Bandai's cosmetic brand for adults Creer Beatute started offering three types of "Dragon Ball Z Hair Wax" today. You can choose from Natural, Hard, and Super Hard ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Valvrave The Liberator While we had a new key visual for the series Valvrave the Liberator season two earlier in the week, and we also had the news that the show is getting streamed on four different services when it begins broadcast in Japan on O...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

I always have a tough time transitioning to autumn in Japan. Sure, the lower humidity means I can stop sweating for the first time in three months, but it's a little disappointing leaving the office in the evening and finding the skies already com...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

FUNimation Talks Subtitled DVD/BD 'OniAi' Anime Release Posted by Chris Beveridge September 19, 2013 at 03:13 PM FUNimation's reveal earlier this week of subtitled only DVD/BD combo release of OniAi certainly feels like a game changer for many as ...

Siliconera Spencer

Namco Bandai announced that they will release One Piece: Romance Dawn in Europe and North America. One Piece: Romance Dawn turns the series into a role playing game and it covers nearly 600 chapters of the manga.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here's the latest promo for Kuroko's Basketball Season 2. The new promo features the opening theme "The Other Self" by GRANRODEO. The show's 2nd season premieres this October 5th.

December 7 crossover film has legendary thief & detective battling over secret treasure The Cinema Today website began streaming the full trailer for the Lupin III vs. Detective Conan The Movie film on Friday.

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...

Ani-Culture nbcwarrior

Poster of AFA ID 2013 Held in the first week of September over the weekends at the Jakarta Convention Center was the Anime Festival Asia 2013. With over 40,000 attracted in the first Anime Festival Asia 2012.

A couple of months after releasing his comeback single "Hey What's Up? ", Jin Akanishi unveils the short PV of his second one titled "Ainaru Hou e".

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

First 'Senki Zessho Symphogear G' Japanese DVD/BD Anime Commmercial Surfaces Posted by Chris Beveridge September 20, 2013 at 02:21 PM Symphogear G While we're largely getting ready for the fall season, the summer season shows are gearing up for th...

Are you a team player with the crazy skills and cool composure needed to triumph in massive cooperative battles? If this sounds like you, then Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z has just what you need, with revolutionary team battling for up to 4 players ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Dig Gravity Daze? Looks like Sony's Japan Studio is working on another Gravity Daze title. Read more. . .

Comtrya Sugoi davidtg

Galileo Galilei is getting ready to release their 3rd album ALARMS that includes single "Circle Game", new songs, and more for 13 total tracks. Co-producing the album along with the members of Galileo Galilei is Christopher Chu of POP ETC.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

TV Tokyo has posted a promo for the fall adaptation of Sayori Ochiai's seinen manga Gingitsune, set to fhána's (The Eccentric Family) opening theme.   Storyboard artist Noboru Misawa steps up to direct with veteran Hiroshi Yamaguchi (Argento Soma,...

JEFusion GekiDan

After we met Satoshi's new friends, here's a new preview for the upcoming fifth Pokémon anime series Pocket Monsters XY which was first seen during. . .

There can be many reasons why a series is difficult to talk about, but sometimes it just boils down to the fact that it's so good at speaking for itself. Gin no Saji is a lot of things, but one of them, certainly, is a testament to one of the olde...

Former Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi, 1927-2013 He transformed a toy company called Nintendo into a video game giant that would change the world forever. Thanks for everything. Via Tiny Cartridge: Former Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi, ...

SeventhStyle Seven

Purchasing himself 60 entries into Animate's Ro-Kyu-Bu! lottery, an otaku is joyous today as he has secured a whole collection's worth of rare lolicon paraphernalia – from simple clearfiles, to loli pantsu.

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.

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.

JEFusion GekiDan

TV Tokyo is streaming the latest preview for the upcoming fifth Pokémon anime series Pocket Monsters XY, introducing Satoshi (Ash) new friends. He. . .

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...

Summer's pretty much over now. You know what that means? It's time to get to checking out what new heroes (good anime) and villains (awful anime) will emerge from the Fall anime season. As always, or in case you guys happen to be new to the blog, ...

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 ...

Oh hey, look at me being surprisingly consistent with my interviews! This time though I chatted with someone over the weekend and managed to do so sans email! I'm just good like that. …Anyways, it has been a while since I've gotten to talk with an...

Siliconera Ishaan

Were you looking forward to playing Pokémon X and Pokémon Y in 3D? You're going to be disappointed. The games mostly employ the Nintendo 3DS's stereoscopic 3D effect in "certain cinematics and battle sequences," IGN report.

MELOS no Michi Miss Moonlight

During the 4th Janken Tournament, AKB48 performed their 33rd single for the first time. This year's cool single, to be released on October 30, is called [Heart Ereki]. Kojima Haruna was surprisingly picked as center.

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