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Lionsgate and Saban Brands announced on Wednesday that they will team up to produce a new live-action film based on the 1990's television series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. The new film will feature the characters from the original series.

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Kotaku East Toshi Nakamura

SJojo's Bizarre Adventure is famous for its unique art style with characters making fabulous poses that cosplayers love to mimic. One underappreciated aspect of the manga is the interesting facial expressions.

Otakultura The Mistress

May 8, 2014 Tecmo Koei and Nintendo are collaborating for a Zelda spinoff, Musou style. Entitled "Zelda Musou," the third person action game will be released in Japan this Summer for the Nintendo Wii U according to a financial briefing document in...

Compile Heart's sequel RPG ships in N. America on May 20; Europe on May 23 NIS America began streaming the second and third English trailers on Wednesday for the upcoming game Mugen Souls Z for the PlayStation 3.

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Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata's Bakuman will have a live-action film adaptation, which is set for a 2015 release. The film stars Takeru Satoh (Kamen Rider Den-O, Rurouni Kenshin) as Moritaka Mashiro, a boy who aspires to be a manga artist, and Ry...

Siliconera Ishaan

The PC version of Killer is Dead will be available on May 23rd, according to the game's Steam page. (Thanks, Eurogamer) The PC version, titled Killer is Dead: Nightmare Edition, will have the following additional features:   A new Nightmare Mode d...

According to the May 1st, 2014 issue of Shukan Bunshun(週刊文春), it is said that Tomohisa Yamashita(山下智久) had a shameful "misunderstanding" at a spa. Yamashita visited an exclusive spa in Tokyo and requested sexual service from the female massage the...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Additional information, including a fall debut has been announced for Sora No Method. The original anime features a concept by  Naoki Hisaya (Kanon), who will also be writing, along with QP:flapper (MM!

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Also, the debut of this guy. Because of the current reputation of the Beat Riders, Mai tries to organize an event featuring all Beat Riders. . . only for them to reject it because of Team Baron's possible involvement.

Angelo / D'espairsRay It has been 3 years since D'ESPAIRSRAY's last live, and now they have announced that they will be performing at an event held by Angelo! The event they will be performing in is an event held by Angelo.

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Kushina Uzumaki, Naruto's mother, will be joining the Naruto Shipuuden Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution roster as a playable character!  Continue. . .

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Black Butler: Book Of Circus' Anime Reveals Key Visual, Adds Cast Posted by Chris Beveridge May 7, 2014 at 01:25 PM We got some good information on the new series back at AnimeJapan 2014 for Black Butler: Book of Circus with the plans for the OVA...

Impression "I mean, Steph… you're a Steph, right? " What a great line. And there were many others, too! Even though this episode primarily served as a transition between arcs with a bit of plot and fanservice thrown in (those two terms aren't inte...

Siliconera Sato

Compile Heart's label, Galapagos RPG, that makes RPGs for Japanese customers, have been teasing their second title with a strange evolving monster (shown above). This week's issue of Famitsu reveals that it's a game called Omega Quintet, for PlayS...

It's been seventeen years since the second of two Hollywood feature films made their way to fans of the long-successful American Tokusatsu crossover TV series, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. Since then, the global fanbase has stayed true to their f...

On May 7, a three girls metal idol unit, BABYMETAL, announced a time schedule for their first worldwide tour. Starting with performance in France on July 1, they will tour around three countries in Europe, and conclude it with performance at Makuh...

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Arina Tanemura (Full Moon O Sagashite, Kamikaze Kaitō Jeanne) is on a roll recently, showcasing her impressive fanart for Sailor Moon, Mars and Mercury, and most of the others. It seems she's finally completed the cast with Sailor Saturn.

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May'n will be performing in Jakarta on May 10 (Saturday) as well as in Singapore on May 12 (Monday) as part of the May'n Road to 10th Anniversary Japan & World Tour 2014-2015 『dots and lines』, in conjunction with SOZO's Japan Music Festival 2014.

Japanator Karen Mead

The wacky ensemble comedy of Ranma 1/2 occupies an interesting niche in Western anime fandom. The show wasn't likely to be someone's "first anime," in the way that contemporaries Sailor Moon and Dragon Ball Z generally were, but it was very likely...

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Emphasis for your fellow friend with a retard brother. Nice dig at Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Inception much? Akarin~ That better be some high class beef cos 2525yen for 2x 100g packs is still expensive for something going on a sale.

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Babymetal World Tour 2014 will be held from July 1 to 7. Babymetal will give 3 concerts in Europe which will take place in France, in Germany and in United Kingdom. The last live performance of this World Tour will be held at Chiba, Japan, on Sept...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'The Devil is a Part-Timer! ' Anime Finalizes Cast, Reveals First Trailer Posted by Chris Beveridge May 7, 2014 at 12:33 PM The Devil Is A Part-Timer FUNimation has hit the third and final day for revealing the English language cast for their adap...

Shingeki no Kyojin's 3DS game edition "Shingeki no Kyojin – Hangeki no Tsubasa" may actually get a western release, much to the delight of its still rather spurned legion of overseas fans. Having launched in Japan last December, the game sold 93,0...

In recent years, Lego blocks have gone through a remarkable expansion. Until the present, set merchandise sets containing up to a few thousand pieces have been developed through the Lego Group in Denmark, and these sets are well-liked among children.

Hunter X Hunter 2011 - 128 Well, damn - I hardly know where to start with that one. . . This is a snippet of what I wrote two weeks ago, after the blooming of the miniature rose: I'm very, very reluctant to try and dig into the deeper meaning of w...

After teasing the game yesterday, ATLUS USA have formally confirmed their release of Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne for the PlayStation 3 as a PlayStation 2 Classic title. The game is also referred to as the third numbered installment in the main Sh...

Siliconera Sato

Gust recently held an event where they talked about Ciel noSurge's upcoming final chapter. Additionally, Famitsu reports that Gust shared some of the ideas that director Akira Tsuchiya had for their other game, Ar noSurge, but never made the cut.

The Tokyo Reporter Kenji Nakano

Shigeo Tokuda: World's oldest porn star lives for lust, advocates adultery Shigeo Tokuda performs at the age of 74The ability to maintain an active sex life as one reaches middle age and beyond is a topic frequently appearing in Japan's vernacular...

Black Bullet – 05 Filed under Black Bullet, First Impressions by Takaii | 1 Comment 「紅黒の暗殺者」 (Beniguro no Ansatsusha) "Crimson Black Assassin" Original story or not, this week's episode actually felt pretty good.

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