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September 26, 2013, 8:00 AM
September 26, 2013, 8:00 AM

New Sentai 2014: Ressha Sentai Tokkyuger It's now confirmed through the trademark databases! The next Super Sentai for 2014 is called, Ressha Sentai Tokkyuger! The title Ressha is a pun on the Japanese word ressha, which means train using the kanj...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Welcome to Cat Island. No, make that Cat Islands—plural! Because in Japan, there are at least two locations in Japan with that nickname. Perhaps the most well-known "neko shima" (猫島) or "cat island" is Tashirojima, an island in Miyagi Prefecture.

Siliconera Spencer

without spending any money. The game has microtransactions and players can purchase items that revive a party if they are annihilated by enemies, but as long as Namco Bandai didn't ramp up the difficulty those items should be optional.

Man With A Mission performs opening for series premiering on October 5 Public broadcaster NHK's E-Tele channel aired the opening sequence to the upcoming anime Log Horizon on Tuesday. Man With A Mission performed the opening song "database featuri...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Fall 2013 anime announcements are now in full swing and Crunchyroll has two big simulcasts to shout about today in the form of “Gingitsune: Messenger Fox of the Gods” and “Ace of the Diamond”.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Coming out of Tokyo Game Show, there's news that Bushiroad is preparing a Neon Genesis Evangelion: Mobile smartphone game for Android and iOS devices. In the mobile-puzzle-adventure-RPG, you have adventure game elements for creating bonds between ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Click for larger version The few visuals that have come out for the live action Patlabor feature film have certainly been intriguing, but now we've got a bit more as the cast has been revealed at a new press conference today, which was done next t...

SeventhStyle Seven

A nightmare that may come true, Kyoto Animation's homo service series ended with the nauseating note of "see you next summer", as if anyone wants to be assaulted by this fujoshi pandering for another season.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Kotaku's impressions of the MGSV side ops demo sounded pretty darn cool. But nothing can beat eyes-on impressions with your own eyes. Nothing. The side ops demo is a little over twelve minutes and shows off MGSV's tagging function.

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It was previously reported that Gackt will make an appearance in Indonesian tokusatsu series BIMA Satria Garuda. Just recently, we have more info on what role he will play in the series! Gackt will play the role of Bima Legend, a warrior from a pa...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Apple's iPhone 5S went on sale in Japan on September 20, with electronics aficionados, including our own Mr. Sato, lining up days in advance in order to purchase one on launch day. Obviously, you have to love your electronics to be willing to camp...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Has it been seventeen years? The time has just flown by. Here's how the in-game maps have evolved. The above image was uploaded by Japanese Twitter user @Ugusyan and has been retweeted over ten thousand times.

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Sega's newly announced "Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax" seems likely to raise the bar for anime-styled 2D fighting games (as well as generic franchise crossovers), with a full cast of top anime characters appearing as playable fighters – already in...

JEFusion GekiDan

Bandai Tamashii Nations had released the official photos for the upcoming release of S. H. FiguArts Kamen Rider Psyga. It represents the English. . .

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Namco Bandai has another new trailer for One Piece Unlimited World: R, showing off cinematics, gameplay, the voice actors behind new characters like Red (Masachika Ichimura) and Pat (TARAKO), and more.

On the 24th, it was revealed that former AKB member Maeda Atsuko (22) was seriously dating Kabuki actor Onoe Matsuya (28). It has been one year since her graduation from AKB, which enforced a love ban rule.


Hatsune Miku Project Mirai 2 Promo Trailer Sega has released a new promo trailer for Hatsune Miku Project Mirai 2, detailing what you can expect for the upcoming game that will be released on 28 Nov 2013.

Subdued Fangirling Confused Muse

Nope Nope Nope Lovely. Fantastic. But it's okay because he has a ~tragic background~ Seriously? He calls her names, has almost raped her several times, sucked her blood, and nearly drowned her in a pool, but since he gave her a towel everything's ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

A Tokyo-based company Eitsu has been famous for its "Priroll" roll cakes featuring popular anime illustrations such as Bleach, Naruto, My Melody, Magic Angel Creamy Mami, and Pretty Rhythm: Rainbow. The latest entry of the service is the character...

SGCafe Zenko

The premiere for the last Madoka Magica movie is fast approaching, and accompanying it are some very interesting ways to make sure everyone knows which glass is whose. Figures that hang off of your beverage seem to be getting more popular these da...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

A new promo offers a 90 second look at the follow up to the 2011 adaptation Dall-Young Lim (Black God) and Kwang-Hyun Kim's Freezing busty action series, along with the new Vibration season's theme from Watamote opening singer Konomi Suzuki.

SeventhStyle Seven

Kantai Collection's official Twitter has gone out of its way to announce it has something major to announce on the 26th later this week, and reasonable presumptions say, it may very well be an anime series.

Japanator Elliot Gay

Never in my wildest dreams would I expect Patlabor to make a comeback this way. New details have surfaced regarding the upcoming live action Patlabor project, and they're a doozy. This new project will take the form of 12 episodes each with a runt...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The hot-blooded heroes of history are coming together in over-the-top style once more thanks to the next entry in the Sengoku Basara series. Capcom officially slapped Sengoku Basara 4 with a January 23, 2014 Japanese release date on PlayStation 3,...

DesmondChieng Desmond

I guess it's better late than never. It has been quite a while since Bandai released the MG Crossbone Gundam X1, then they released the online exclusive X2 and finally today Premium Bandai has started to accept pre-orders for the MG 1/100 Crossbon...

The Tokyo Reporter Kenji Nakano

Ore no Tabi Sept. Earlier this month, Korea rejected Japan's request that it lift a ban on the importation of seafood from eight prefectures, a mandate that was issued over potential dangers that may result due to the radioactive water leaking fro...

Siliconera Spencer

Sega unveiled a Dengeki Bunko vs. Sega fighting game project at Tokyo Game Show, but it wasn't playable there. Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax will be shown during the Dengeki Bunko 2013 Autumn Festival on October 6 and it will be playable.

PRESS RELEASE: BABYMETAL announces Live Blu-Ray/DVD – "LIVE – LEGEND I, D, Z APOCALYPSE" September 24, 2013 – Japanese pop-metal-idol group BABYMETAL announced the release of a special 3-concert Live Blu-Ray/DVD set "LIVE ~LEGEND I, D, Z APOCALYPS...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The other day we got a somewhat low quality preview of Lightning's Aerith costume in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. At the time no western plans were announced, but now we at least have confirmation that Europe will get the Final Fantasy V...

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Magi: Aratanaru Sekai 3DS Game Promo The promo video from Namco Bandai Games previews the update for Magi: Hajimari no Meikyuu 3DS game which will add Ja'far, Masrur, Hakuei Ren and Kougyoku Ren, along with a new labyrinth.


1/7 Melty PVC [Swimsuit Ver. ] MaxFactory has come up with a kawaii figure of the tsundere witch Melty from Shining Hearts (シャイニング・ハーツ).  She is posed wearing a cute swimsuit with a large hat to block out the sun.

JEFusion GekiDan

The pre-order page for the upcoming release of S. H. FiguArts Mammoth Ranger reveals the official group photo of the Kyoryu Sentai Zyuranger team in. . .

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