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Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

S Over this past year, I've shown you my picks for the anime you should be watching for the spring, summer, and fall seasons. You've even had the chance to weigh in on your favorites. So without further ado, here are Kotaku's picks for the best an...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Moe mahjong anime Saki returns this winter for the adaptation of its National Tournament Arc, with Miyuki Hashimoto back on theme song "New Sparks" and the cast singing the ending.   Pony Canyon has posted a a preview.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Winter 2014 is shaping up to be another memorable season of anime at Crunchyroll as the new MUSHI-SHI special episode, which marks the return of the anime based on the award winning manga by Yuki Urushibara after a long break, is set to join the l...

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For those who ask why Nendoroid Luigi is announced first instead of Nendoroid Mario, well, I think the reason is that this year is supposed to be The Year of Luigi, which is a special event held in 2013 and 2014 in commemoration of the 30th annive...

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Attack on Titan may be 2013's most successful anime series and it is evident with how well their merchandise is doing. Yesterday, December 25, 2013, reservations for the 60cm Levi Doll by Dolk opened but was quickly stopped as the doll has sold ou...

Just like I did for the Fall Season, I'm doing a Winter 2014 Anime Season streaming list, since there seems to be more streaming places available and such, and now companies are announcing dates and stuff.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Winter anime announcements continue to issue forth from Crunchyroll today, and the next simulcast to crow about is Recently, My Sister is Unusual (jp: Saikin, Imoto no Yosu ga Chotto Okaishiin Da Ga, aka ImoCho for short) which is set to broadcast...

Ojimajo to also make an appearance at this year's Comiket While the deconstruction of magical girls has been popular as of late, Crown Works' latest drama CD presents another twist on the magical girl genre by presenting magical girls that aren't ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

"Tension-filled triangle love story" centering on 2 childhood friends under one roof The wraparound jacket band on the fourth volume of Masahiro Itosugi's Uwa-koi manga announced on Friday that a live-action adaptation has been green-lit.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Baby, it’s cold outside…which means that announcements for the winter season of anime are now upon us and Crunchyroll kicks things into gear with word that Saki – The Nationals will start streaming every Sunday starting on Janua...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Kenzen Robo Daimidaler' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge December 27, 2013 at 04:00 PM Daimidaler The Sound Robot As is the case when we get close to the end of any season of anime, more new shows start getting the green l...

Siliconera Ishaan

The "main user group" for the Resident Evil games is now in its late-30s to 40s, Capcom have revealed. In a feature highlighting the series on their Investor Relations website, Capcom say that this poses the risk of these fans growing older and ol...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

After the first promotional video for Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth focused on the protagonists of Persona 3 and 4, a second clip is here with a broader look at the cast. Dig the chibi take on Persona as the clock strikes midnight below.

2nd DVD adapting manga by Moe Kare! ! 's Ikeyamada comes bundled with manga on March 26 The second issue of 2014 of Shogakukan's Sho-Comi magazine announced on Thursday that the limited edition of the sixth compiled volume of Gō Ikeyamada's Kobaya...

Siliconera Spencer

The digital and real worlds come together in Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth. Players will be able to run around Japan with Agumon following behind as seen in these screenshots with Digimon about to ride the subway.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Nintendo originally scheduled the North American launch of its subscription-based Pokémon Bank service for December 27, but some issues have caused a delay. The launch of Pokémon Bank and its Poké Transporter companion have be...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Actor Kento Handa, best known for his role as Takumi Inui/Kamen Rider Faiz in Kamen Rider 555 confirmed via Twitter that he will reprise said role in next year's Kamen Rider War film! He also said, "I had to dye my hair to return to Takumi.

Following last year's great success. EOY has become bigger, better and a lot more awesome than before. Thanks a lot to the Organizing Team who had work very hard to bring this to us. Kudos to all! ! Apart from all that supported last year, there w...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Sugar Soldier' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge December 27, 2013 at 08:00 AM Sugar Soldier We don't normally see to many limited run anime programs come up, but they do from time to time and seemingly more often than not ...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here's the latest trailer for Attack on Titan: Humanity's Last Wings game for the Nintendo 3DS. The trailer features the Levi and Sasha DLC routes. You can play the story mode in either Levi or Sasha's viewpoint once you downloaded their respectiv...

Jointed Children: Attack on Daughters Continuing from earlier post on my experience in Comic Fiesta 2013, this time let's have a brief view on the wonderful girls and boys of the doll variety. There are a number of them turning up during the event...

According to a scan from the upcoming February issue of Jump SQ magazine, manga "Rosario to Vampire: Season II" will be ending in the next issue of the magazine which is set to be released February 4th.

Siliconera Sato

Takehiro Andou, a Square Enix mobile developer who worked on titles such as Crystal Defenders has his own feature blog in Famitsu magazine, where he recently spoke with Dragon Quest creator Yuji Horii to talk about possibilities for the next game ...

With winter already upon us and the third year of the Tyranny of Stilts set to begin, it's time to introduce you to the upcoming anime season. Last season was strangely weak for fall, with many of the most highly anticipated series ending in disap...

Indie Idol Showcase: RYUTist (with Interview) Steve December 27th, 2013 If you saw my mention of indie idol group RYUTist on my recent Top Idol Releases of 2013 article and wondered what this group was all about, I recently got a chance to intervi...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

An updated version of Valhalla Knights 3—which was released on PS Vita in North America in October—is coming to Japan on February 27, 2014. Valhalla Knights 3 Gold brings with it new quests, facilities, races, and jobs, as well as shor...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The 2014 4th/5th double issue of Shonen Champion announced the return of the Grappler Baki manga. More details will be announced in the 6th issue of the magazine. The original Grappler Baki manga "ended" in 1999, then resumed as New Grappler Baki,...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Though it was announced for 2013, 5pb. 's (Steins;Gate) Rozen Maiden: Wechseln Sie Welt Ab slipped to a January 30th 2014 PlayStation 3/Vita release.      5pb. has released a new commercial for the upcoming visual novel.

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Live Report : JKT48 2nd Anniversary Live in Concert JKT48 2nd Anniversary Live in Concert was held at the Jakarta Convention Center on December 21, 2013. The event organized by Java Festival Production was a great success.

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