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December 20, 2012, 2:00 PM
December 20, 2012, 2:00 PM

May 2013 is shaping up to be a strong month for Sword Art Online figures, headlined by the Max Factory Kirito figma.     Max Factory's Kirito figma - due in late May for about 3000yen ($35. 50) ABS & PVC Pre-painted Posable Figure Size: Appx.

GATCHAMAN Live Action Preview Video and First Look at the Cast It’s not much, but it is a first look a the cast gathered together. It’s also not subtitled, so the most we get is just them next to each other, editted in with some footage from the o...

Imagine a music landscape dominated by just one individual—an all-powerful Svengali who, for more than 45 years, has held a virtual monopoly on male pop groups, producing a world-record-holding 289 No.

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Hong Kong police are investigating Jackie Chan for saying his life is like something out of, dare I say, an action flick. While speaking with Guangzhou-based magazine Southern People Weekly, Chan recalled how he did something most Hong Kong actors...

Warner Home Video, who handles distribution for VIZ Media, has listed a new Blu-ray collection of the four InuYasha movies, slated for March 26th release. The two-disc set will sell for $29. 99.   The second set of InuYasha: The Final Act is sched...

A new promo has been posted for Pokémon Best Wishes Season 2's Episode N anime story line.  Yūichi Nakamura (Gray Fullbuster from Fairy Tail, Sōshi Miketsukami from Inu x Boku SS, Kintama's Kintoki) joins the cast for the role of Team Plasma leade...

Four promos in, we finally get an animated look at KyoAni's new rice cooking anime from the K-on!  team (director Naoko Yamada, writer Reiko Yoshida and character designer Yukiko Horiguchi), Tamako Market.

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Capcom Fighting Evolution and Capcom vs. SNK 2 are available for download on the PlayStation Network in Japan as PS2 Classics, but are nowhere to be seen in the west. In light of this, a user on Capcom’s forums recently asked if there are plans fo...

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One of the main new characters in Disgaea Dimension 2, a direct sequel to Disgaea: Afternoon of Darkness, is Sicily, Laharl’s younger sister. She left Heaven and landed in the Netherworld to become a demon.

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Square Enix have prepared a new trailer for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, which was presumably meant to be debuted in coordination with the Jump Festa event in Japan. A certain website accidentally broke embargo and ran the trailer public...

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Mukai Osamu denies relationship rumor with Kuninaka Ryoko by ustar on December 19, 2012 at 2:35 am On December 18th, actor Mukai Osamu (30) responded to an interview and denied that he’s in a relationship with actress Kuninaka Ryoko (33).

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Planning on picking up DmC Devil May Cry for PC? You may want to check out these fantastic deals that are running on Steam.   For starters, the Steam version of DmC Devil May Cry will cost $50. Pre-purchasing it will net you a free costume pack of...

New Details About AKB48 Member Minami Takahashi's Solo Debut Revealed music posted by Aysohmay 2 hours ago   ·   3 comments AKB48 member Minami Takahashi will be releasing her debut solo single during the spring under NAYUTAWAVE RECORDS.

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On December 18th, actress Aragaki Yui and announcer Azumi Shinichiro appeared at a press conference for ‘The 54th Kagayaku! Japan Record Awards‘, which will be broadcast by TBS on December 30th. Azumi, who has hosted the show since 2001, greeted, ...

Hidehiro Mitani quotes Shinji, gave up rare Miku figure to show his commitment 36-year-old lawyer Hidehiro Mitani of Minna no Tō ("Your Party") won the 480th and final seat in the Japanese legislature in this week's national elections.

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In Steins;Gate Phenogram of Linear Restraint (STEINS;GATE 線形拘束のフェノグラム), apparently series protagonist puts on a superhero costume – “Alpaca Man”, he calls himself – and spends his carefree days protecting the city of Akihabara.

The Japanese website Cinema Today began streaming two special footage videos for the new One Piece movie One Piece Film Z on Monday. The two videos feature footage from the movie, which opened in theaters in Japan on Saturday.

 The long promised Steins;Gate movie, Fuka Ryoiki no déjà-vu, will be colliding with our timeline in Spring 2013 with an original story presenting a new conclusion to the time travel mystery. New magazine spreads have offered the latest look of at...

Technically, the Pillar Men antagonists of JoJo's Adventure Part II - Battle Tendency are the superhuman progenitors of vampires rather than actually vamps, but blurring that a bit, let's say that in JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, vampires don't sparkle.

Hellsing fans, the wait for the last episode for the now 6 year-old OVA series is almost over as the last trailer for the 10th episode has been posted online following yet another delay.   The last episode is also noted for being produced and anim...

As some of you may know, Sega's classic AM2 fighters—Virtua Fighter 2 (1994), Fighting Vipers (1995), and Sonic the Fighters (1996)—are available to relive via Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network.

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Happy 25th birthday, Final Fantasy! Square Enix released 14 numbered titles, that’s more than one every two years, but how many total Final Fantasy games has Square Enix released in 25 years?   Well, we were curious and put together a chart showin...

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