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RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

With the string of holidays known as Golden Week coming up in early May, all of Japan is looking forward to a couple of days off to spend with friends and family. Whether you're visiting a friend's apartment or going back to your hometown for a co...

Siliconera Sato

The last time Tecmo Koei announced a Fatal Frame game, it was Project Zero 2: Wii Edition, a remake of Fatal Frame II.  Now, it looks like a Nintendo platform will be getting another Fatal Frame game, as Famitsu reports that a new title in the ser...

Dai Gyakuten Saiban -Naruhodō Ryūnosuke no Bōken- set in Meiji-era Japan This week's issue of Kadokawa's Weekly Famitsu magazine is reporting that the new Ace Attorney (Gyakuten Saiban) game for Nintendo 3DS, Dai Gyakuten Saiban -Naruhodō Ryūnosuk...

Nisekoi and Madoka Crossover (for mobile games) When taken into consideration, the two anime, one is about a girl going through an existential crisis (we all know the series is about Homura) and the other is about a love and promise formed ten yea...

For sports anime fans, things are so good right now it's almost embarrassing.   Thank goodness Ace of Diamond puked up a recap ep to keep us from losing it. The results of the Weekly Shounen Champion character poll for Yowapeda were released this ...

SGCafe KarbyP

This week's issue of Famitsu magazine has revealed that Rise Kujikawa, who was previously an announcer and non-playable character in Persona 4 Arena (PS3), will be made into a playable fighter in Persona 4 Arena Ultimax (P4AU).

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

There are a number of active bands in Japan's Ground Self-Defense Force (GSDF), but at the top of them is the Central Band. In existence longer the GSDF itself, they are the go-to band in situations where it's unacceptable to screw up, such as wel...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

In planning any large-scale sporting event, organizers have to take security needs into consideration. Any time you combine thousands of people in a confined space with heightened emotions and flowing alcohol, there's at least the chance that some...

Siliconera Ishaan

Bandai Namco revealed to the press at their Global Gamer's Days event that Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment is coming to North America as a downloadable title on PlayStation Vita. Now, we're allowed to let everyone else know.

  Bandai has finally released new images of the next Armored Rider Gaim release for S. H. Figuarts with Ryugen joining this fellow Beat Riders in the fight.   S. H. Figuarts Kamen Rider Ryugen will be coming out this August at mass retail.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official site for the upcoming live-action adaptation film of Kou Yoneda's boys love manga Doushitemo Furetakunai (translated as "I am very afraid to touch") has posted the first trailer featuring the two main cast: Kousuke Yonehara (a member ...

Following their 2012 release of Theatrhythm Final Fantasy, Square Enix has today announced plans to release its sequel Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call internationally for the Nintendo 3DS. Set to hit store shelves later in 2014, this rhythm...

OP Sequence OP: 「Re:REMEMBER」 by May'n 「降星ノ夜」 (Furiboshi no Yoru) "Night of Falling Stars" The last anime to premiere this season is a little late from the rest of the pack, but nonetheless, it still delivers a highly anticipated original anime.

Siliconera Sato

In Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment, you'll be exploring a rebuilt version of Aincrad as you work your way up to the 100th floor, while taking on various dungeons and boss fights. The game's latest video shows Kirito and his buddies fight one of ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Sentai Filmworks announced its latest anime acquisition today with the license of Is the Order a Rabbit? The slice-of-life comedy will be available through select digital outlets, with a home video release to follow later.

Siliconera Sato

Despite the sales of Resident Evil 6, the Resident Evil series remains one of Capcom's strongest brands. A sequel is inevitable, but the question is when will Capcom announce a new game. Japanese newspaper Sankei Shimbun suggests this may be soone...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official site for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of dark fantasy action manga Akame ga KILL! announced today on April 22 that 20-year-old voice actress Sora Amamiya will play the title character Akame, and also posted a new anime visual feat...

Japanator Brad Rice

If you're already a reader of Viz's Weekly Shonen Jump digital magazine, then you're familiar with Daisuke Ashihara's World Trigger. For everyone else, it's a shonen action series set in a world where Earth has been invaded by beings from another ...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Ever since Mt Fuji earned World Heritage status in 2013, designers and artists have been marking the occasion with a flurry of creative merchandise featuring the famous landmark. The latest product to hit shelves shows the celebrations are continu...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

The titanic popularity of Shingeki no Kyojin continues to snap necks and crush lesser manga – this time having won the unusual accolade of a lowly spin-off manga which managed to shift 500,000 copies and is hurriedly being reprinted to meet demand...

Ultraman Ginga S Toys Catalog The Toys Catalog of Ultraman Ginga S has been leaked online by Fujiya Hobby. These catalog scans reveal the Henshin and Power Up device of Ultraman Victory and Ultraman Ginga respectively.

Anime Diet Lindo Korchi

Back in November 2013, developers from Acquire and GungHo Online Entertainment announced their new iOS/Android RPG game, Divine Gate. The game featured a collaboration with Steins;Gate inwhich players could form teams with the actual characters, i...

Ayana Sakai, wife of L'Arc~en~Ciel's tetsuya, announced her pregnancy on her ameblo blog this afternoon.

The GLORIO Blog dragonzigg

Recap Freed from imprisonment in the base, Hana and Teppei must try and adapt to life outside. The gang are joined by Commander Nishikubo's estranged daughter Akari, and Daichi is baited into taking on a second Killtgang attack.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Acquires 'Is the Order a Rabbit? ' Anime License Posted by Chris Beveridge April 21, 2014 at 04:39 PM Gochumon wa Usagi Desuka Sentai Filmworks has picked up a new license from the large batch of spring 2014 anime series that are ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Akame ga KILL! ' Anime Adaptation Casts Lead Actress Posted by Chris Beveridge April 21, 2014 at 11:49 PM Akame ga KILL! We learned back in January that the manga series Akame ga KILL!  was getting the nod to leap into anime form but little else ...

The manga Sailor Moon has been gaining much attention for the new anime adaption, which is scheduled to air this year in July. Ten years after the manga was adapted into a drama, the staff and the cast reunited.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Happy birthday to DRAMAtical Murder BL game lead Aoba Seragaki!   From the character's 2012 Nitro+Chiral birthday event.    This year, the April 22nd birthday was celebrated with a new visual for the upcoming summer anime adaptation.

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