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April 25, 2014, 3:30 AM
April 25, 2014, 3:30 AM
Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The recent announcement of Yoshihiro Togashi's Hunter x Hunter manga returning from hiatus was cause for celebration, as well as a bit of concern given its history of extended breaks. Now we have a solid date to mark, with the series set to kick o...

1st video for 3DS game shows new female character Susato Mikotoba CAPCOM began streaming the first teaser trailer on Thursday for the newest game in the Ace Attorney franchise, Dai Gyakuten Saiban -Naruhodō Ryūnosuke no Bōken- (Great Turnabout Tri...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The cast of the new Blue Exorcist double-feature stage play entitled "Blue Exorcist: Awakening the Blue Flame Chapter/Kyoto's Unclean King Chapter" is finally announced. The play will star Hiromi Sakamoto as Rin Okumura and Masahiro Inoue as Yukio...


Anime Fans in Akihabara Vote Their Favorite Blue-Haired Heroine A recent survey was conducted in Akihabara, asking fans which is their favorite blue-haired female protagonist. Based on the results of 100 anime fans polled, Ayanami Rei from Evangel...

Full site to open on May 1 Nippon Ichi Software's teaser website for a new Hayarigami project revealed on Thursday that Shin Hayarigami is being simultaneously produced for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Acquires 'No Game No Life' Anime Series Posted by Chris Beveridge April 23, 2014 at 07:09 PM No Game No Life Sentai Filmworks has added another series from the spring 2014 anime season to their pickup list with No Game, No Life.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Comedian /self-proclaimed America expert Junichi Davidson and TV talent Arie Mizusawa were on hand for an event MCed by Nippon TV Marie Ueda's, opening a special 20th anniversary Detective Conan exhibit, hosted at the Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse ...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The winners of the Famitsu Awards 2013 was announced in a ceremony at the Tokyo Dome Hotel. The awards honor the best in game software released between January 1-December 31, 2013. The results are based on popular votes.

Crunchyroll Amanda Rush

Good Smile has been teasing a Cardcaptor Sakura Nendoroid for a while, and on the eve of her release for pre-order Kahotan gave us a good look at what we've been waiting for. The good news? She's super adorable.

Siliconera Ishaan

Ys: The Ark of Napishtim is another Falcom game that Xseed are interested in bringing to Steam, the publisher said on its Facebook page.   A fan recently asked if there would be any chance of Ys 6 being released on PC, and an Xseed representative ...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

This evening, U. S. President Barack Obama arrives in Japan. While here, he'll be meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, with the two scheduled to discuss strengthening diplomatic ties between the U.

Apr. 24. 2014 Sponsored links Cell phone carrier "au" announced a new commercial for TV. In the commercial, MORIMUSU appears as old women. It'll be aired across the country since May 11. When the old MM members look back in the good old days while...

Siliconera Spencer

The cost of all the downloadable songs in Theatrhythm Final Fantasy is more than the Nintendo 3DS game, so it comes as no surprise that Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call has downloadable content too.

Set to launch this week in Japan, much anticipated Vita game Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment has been confirmed as getting a US release in the summer, answering the prayers of western SAO fans – though unfortunately at the cost of being a digita...

Japanese developer Nippon Ichi Software have confirmed that their upcoming release of The Guided Fate Cross Thesis, a sequel of sorts to the successful JRPG The Guided Fate Paradox has been delayed in order to improve the quality of the end produc...

Kotaku East András Neltz

Microsoft has revealed the exact release date of the Xbox One in Japan: September 4. According to Microsoft, 48 Japanese companies have registered to develop games for the console so far, including Bandai Namco, Capcom, Konami, and Square Enix.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This year's issue 14 of semimonthly seinen magazine Big Comic Superior, on sale June 27th, will begin serializing Steves, a manga telling the story of the early careers of Apple co-founders Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs.

J-Pop Idols Tetho

Iriyama Anna (AKB48) to be starring in the movie Aooni Iriyama Anna (AKB48) will be starring in the movie Aooni (青鬼). It is a horror movie. The story is based on a popular game in Japan. Aooni will be released in theaters on July 5.

The aggregate results of the Ota-Q held on the TOM Facebook page between Jan. 5-11 are finally in! This time, a total of 915 people from around the world responded (of these, 795 were valid responses).

Siliconera Robert Ward

At Bandai Namco's Global Gamer's Day event, Siliconera spoke with product manager Dennis Lee about the reception of the Tales of series of RPGs in the West. Namco have begun to bring these games over fairly regularly now, and have committed to try...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The upcoming issue of the Monthly Shounen Sirius magazine has announced that an anime adaptation of Wataru Watanabe's manga Majimoji Rurumo is currently in production. The anime adaptation will be produced by studio J.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Chew' Comics Getting Animated Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge April 23, 2014 at 07:28 PM Development hell hasn't been kind to the comic book series Chew from John Layman and Rob Guillory as we've seen it going through different iterations an...

Premium Bandai, Bandai's official shopping website, began offering light-up LED replicas of the Soul Gem and Homulily's Dark Orb from the Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Move 3: Rebellion for pre-order on Monday.

Japanator Elliot Gay

Ace Attorney is easily one of my top five favorite video game series. It's weird, it's got fantastic characters, and the music gets my blood pumping at all the right times. I loved Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies, and to say I was excited for the nex...

Entravity Entrav Riccardo

MAGNIFICENT CHESS MATCH. What an enjoyable episode. No Game No Life Episode 3��Review "Expert. " While I would have liked some more thought-provoking and strategic games, there are times when the level of entertainment is so great that it overwhel...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

AKB48 member Anna Iriyama will be making her acting debut in the film adaptation of Ao Oni, an online horror game.

Siliconera Sato

Capcom surprised us with their recent announcement of The Great Ace Attorney, a new game in the series that takes place in the 19th century part of Japan's Meiji Period. Series creator and director Shu Takumi and producer Shintaro Kojima shed some...

EXO member Lu Han will be making his acting debut in an upcoming Chinese film tentatively titled "Mid-Twenties".

Banpresto has launched its new brand aimed at adult females called Girls Memories and announced on April 17 that the first round of arcade prizes for the brand will be based on Sailor Moon. At the end of April, four deformed figures in the "Sailor...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Tomb Raider Issue 3 It shouldn't be this hard to get a drink in Dublin. Creative Staff: Story: Gail Simone Pencils: Nicolas Daniel Selma Inks: Juan Gedeon What They Say: Lara Croft is on the hunt for the strange force that is terrorizing the survi...

MELOS no Michi Miss Moonlight

In November last year the AKB48 Group announced that they will introduce a new event, the AKB48 Group Pennant Race. Now details about this event have been finally revealed. The teams of AKB48 (except for Team 8), SKE48, NMB48 and HKT48 will compet...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Bandai Namco Games have just announced the release window for Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution. The game will be out in North America this September for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and the just confirmed PC.

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