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July 22, 2014, 12:00 AM
July 22, 2014, 12:00 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This summer, there's a new Studio Ghibli movie. According to one reported insider, it could be Ghibli's last. Studio Ghibli is best known for iconic anime like My Neighbor Totoro, Grave of the Fireflies, and Kiki's Delivery Service.

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

Though there are obviously numerous anime studios in Japan, there is no doubt that Studio Ghibli is among–if not the most–legendary of them all. With tons of famed, beloved, and critically acclaimed films, there's no doubt that the influence Ghibl...

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

Namco Bandai has posted new screenshots for the forthcoming Dragon Ball: Xenoverse game on Facebook showing off the mysterious "Future Warrior" character that the company describes below by paraphrasing the V-Jump introduction along with the scree...

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The Hollywood Repoter reported that F. Javier Gutierrez (Before the Fall) will direct the 3rd Hollywood The Ring film. The third installment of the popular horror franchise is produced by Walter Parkes and Laurie MacDonald (The Ring, The Ring Two)...

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Japanese magazine Seiyu Animedia (Gakken) launched its first issue back in 2004, and to celebrate its 10th anniversary, the magazine recently launched a poll about the top voice actors (seiyus) in Japan.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Announced back in May, Medabots 8 is getting ready to deliver a detective-themed story with a strategy-lite battle system that lets players target different parts of each enemy robot's body. You can see a snippet of fightin' robots and a look at s...

Elite sniper Sinon from Sword Art Online's highly anticipated second season has made quite an impact with her new 22. 5cm Kotobukiya figure, which shows her clutching her signature rifle and captures her svelte deadliness rather faithfully – gamer...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Gurren Lagann SANTA MONICA, CA (July 19, 2014) –Aniplex of America, Inc. has announced today that the legendary TV anime series GURREN LAGANN, will debut on Adult Swim's TOONAMI™ Saturday line-up this August.

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Good stock photos can be hard to come by sometimes, especially if they're of niche matters like child soldiers. So when a bustling newsroom intern tracks down a perfect photo of children wielding rifles and sitting on tanks, it's too good to pass up.

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3D CG anime movie Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary will finally be hitting Japanese theaters starting today, July 21, 2014, and as a collaboration with the golden movie, Imperial Enterprises will be releasing a limited edition gold-plated Saint Se...

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

This is the top 20 anime of summer 2014, according to Sony's periodic statistics for the top anime viewed with their Tome and Nasne platforms. Can you guess what anime series took the number 1 spot? 20.

Siliconera Eugene

Tales of Xillia's Milla Maxwell is now available as an anthromorphized version of herself in Namco Bandai's mobile RPG Little Tail Story.   The event, which runs till the 21st, will require you to clear it before you'll be granted new member Minya...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Here are the screenshots from the third episode of Sword Art Online II. The series airs every Saturday at 11:30pm JST on TV Tokyo. 1 year after the SAO incident, Kirito is approached by Seijiro Kikuoka from Japan's Ministry of Internal Affairs and...

Excessively bloody action anime Akame Ga Kill has persisted in delivering highly riveting, blood spurting action scenes with its 3rd outing but has also introduced an element of moe into its formula by way of the overly pink-obsessed tsundere Mine...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The Studio Ghibli International Twitter feed made the announcement this weekend that they've added twenty six soundtracks and other material to iTunes everywhere, making the releases accessible to fans that want to get in on some of the great musi...

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

The recent 2014 Media Factory Bunko Summer School Festival event has announced that Takumi Hiiragi-Boshi and Yuu Asaba's light novel series Absolute Duo will be receiving an anime adaptation. Additionally, a new manga has also been announced.

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Here's the preview of Ressha Sentai ToQGer's 22nd episode entitled "The Birth of the Empress". General Schwarz hijacks the ToQ-Oh and Gritta finally gets married to Emperor Zed!

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Here's the preview of Kamen Rider Gaim's 39th episode. The Rider alliance finally storms the Yggdrasill Tower! Mitsuzane has got rid of all his doubts, and proceeds to kidnap Mai into the Yggdrasil Tower.

Baby Steps - 16 That was a real cracker of an episode. I'm torn about the Baby Steps anime, though not about the show itself - I love it.   But I honestly don't know whether to feel grateful that it exists at all or cheated that it's going to be s...

Haruhichan's blog Hamza "Tomoki" Khattak

I-it's not like we enjoy making lists for you or anything! Baka! One of the most popular archetypes in anime is one known as the "tsundere". "What exactly is a tsundere? " some might ask. Minoru Shiraishi from Lucky Channel off popular anime Lucky...

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The Japan Times posted a video that features a 6. 6 meter tall replica of the King of Monsters, Godzilla at the Tokyo Midtown Garden. The statue is 1/7th of the size of the new Godzilla seen in the 2014 film, which will premiere in Japan on July 2...

Wan Abrar Rei

That face! That face! LOL! I almost died. Love how she thinks she is an adult already at some point.  Naru is just awesome.  Poor Naru when she read "kuchi" as the katakana "ro". Her change of expression was just gold.

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Behold Studios revealed via the Tokusatsu Network and its backers that Saban Brands' producers and attorneys have contacted them for Chroma Squad, a game that allows you to create your own Super Sentai series!

「戦場の少年たち -The Children's Echelon-」 (Senjo no Shonen Tachi -The Children's Echelon- ) "Children's Battlefield -The Children's Echelon- " Aldnoah. Zero – what happens when a robot pilots a robot. I think the jury is still out on whether Aldnoah.

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New Hidan No Aria Project Revealed Earlier this year there was an announcement that there will be a new project in production based on Chuugaku Akamatsu and Kobuichi's light novel series Hidan no Aria (Aria the Scarlet Ammo).


Na na na na na katamari damacy …I shouldn't have done that. Now that song is going to be stuck in my head for a week. Anyways, I know next to nothing about X-Men, so don't expect any deep comparisons here.

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