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Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies recently hit the iOS app store in Japan, but we won't have to wait too long for it to come west. According to Capcom the iOS version is on the way to North America and Europe, and while there's no exac...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the Haruhi Hunting campaign has updated their video with a mysterious 708th frame. The new frame is to commemorate the ending of the campaign. All 707 images have been collected and put together frame by frame into a music ...

Anime Diet Michael Huang

Pata, Yoshiki, and HeathYoshiki, joined by fellow X Japan band members Pata (guitar) and Heath (bass), gave a press conference at Otakon 2014. This is the transcription of that event, edited for clarity.

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

It's been an emotional week for fans around the world after news broke about the possible closure of Studio Ghibli's production department. Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki thankfully cleared up some of the misconceptions out there, and while we're s...

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

In an effort to convince all of Japan to enjoy an ice-cold Coca Cola during the hot and humid summer months, Coca Cola Japan has created a campaign giving anyone the chance to win a Coke bottle made out of ice.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Ahead of a preview planned for Summer Comiket, the TV anime adaptation of Mizuho Kusanagi's (Mugen Spiral) Akatsuki no Yona has now been confirmed for a fall broadcast, starting in October.  Kazuhiro Yoneda steps up to direct the Studio Pierrot pr...

DVD, standard Blu-ray, 2 premium Blu-ray/DVD editions Funimation announced that Shinichiro Watanabe's classic Cowboy Bebop television anime will be released on Blu-ray and DVD in North America in December.

Wan Abrar Rei

Sorry about not having a giveaway last week. There was suppose to be one, but I think I was a bit too late to do it. I was planning to have more exposure regarding this giveaway post, so I decided to post it every weekend(when there is a game to b...

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Wit Studio, which is best known for producing Attack on Titan and Hoozuki no Reitetsu, has announced that they will be doing a new anime project for 2015 and it will be titled The Rolling Girls. A new Twitter page for a new anime has been opened a...

The currently airing TV anime Bakumatsu Rock is becoming a stage play with the name Ultra Musical Bakumatsu Rock. The original game was released earlier this year and became an overnight sensation. The anime began broadcasting in July and this too...

The official Twitter account for Houbunsha's Manga Time Kirara magazines announced the lead cast, staff, and premiere date for the television anime adaptation of Makoto Kawai's four-panel manga Happy Cooking Graffiti (Kōfuku Graffiti) on Saturday.

Aldnoah. Zero - 06 Way to sink your own ship there, Inaho - though fortunately not literally. I'm a bit surprised by the markedly hostile turn in the commentary about Aldnoah. Zero of late, because for me it remains a sterling example of how to do...

  According to the latest issue of  Manga Time Jumbo magazine by Houbunsha, the manga series "Re-Kan! " will be getting TV Animation. This 4 panel funny yet with horror theme manga created by Hinako Seta, tells a story about a young female named H...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official site for the ongoing TV anime HappinessCharge PreCure! announced today on August 9 that the OP song "Happiness Charge Precure! WOW! " singer Sayaka Nakaya (ex-AKB48 member) and the ED song "PreCure Memory" singer Hitomi Yoshida will j...

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

The release date and voice cast for the latest in 5pb. 's series of science adventure games has been revealed. We previously reported about the game being revealed at the Live5pb. 2013 event at the Tokyo Dome City Hall last year.

Anime Diet moritheil

    Six hours ago, ALTIMA made a daring promise. The Japanese pop trio, responding to a question of whether they would ever cover a Run DMC song, boldly urged members of the press and public to attend their evening Otakon concert.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Announced for the U. S. back in April, Arcana Heart 3: LOVE MAX! ! ! ! now has a solid release date. Aksys Games is bringing the PlayStation 3 and PS Vita fighter to North America on September 23.     Arcana Heart 3's European release will follow ...

MELOS no Michi Miss Moonlight

On August 8th, the AKB48 Group held preliminaries to determine participants for the janken tournament. All Team A, K, B and 4 members (including concurrent members) participate automatically but Team 8 members, Kenkyuusei and sister group members ...

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With its August 28 Japanese release drawing ever closer, Persona fighting game Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, Atlus has announced a collaboration with select shop Lazy Hazy Planet (LHP) to bring fans some great Persona goodies.

During SBS broadcast of "Power Street" on August 7th, SISTAR and K. Will were exchanging jokes on the show. DJ K. Will started the show by saying that it was gonna be a tough day for him because SISTAR was the special guest.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

A group of anime industry veterans, including Sword of the Stranger's Masahiro Ando have launched a Kickstarter campaign to crowdfund production of 24 minute original sci-fi action anime Under the Dog.

During their industry panel at Otakon 2014 earlier today, international visual novel localizer and publisher MangaGamer announced their acquisition of Minori's visual novel *Eden. This acquisition is for two different versions of the visual novel,...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Cowboy Bebop' Anime DVD/BD Gets Retailer Exclusives, Release Month Posted by Chris Beveridge August 9, 2014 at 05:31 PM Cowboy Bebop While a lot of the older Bandai Entertainment titles generate attention, one more than almost any other gets a lo...

A small world, indeed. I don't think there's any question Sasasegawa Sasami's arc is one of the simpler and more straightforward in the Little Busters anime repertoire.   And in the end, it's probably one that depends on the audience having had a ...

During their Otakon 2014 panel earlier today, MangaGamer announced their plans to adapt Chou Dengeki Stryker for the Steam platform at an unspecified date. The only difference between the original Chou Dengeki game and this Steam version is the om...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Police raids on Square Enix have been followed up by furious excoriation by SNK Playmore, condemning them for "major criminality," "completely insincere conduct," and "pernicious conduct" by way of explanation – and confirming that the company is ...

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During their AKB48G Summer Festival 2D Club event, several members of the super idol group SKE48 shocked the audience by appearing in cosplay, and not just any cosplay as they came dressed up like the members of the animated idol group, μ's, from ...

Siliconera Ishaan

You may recall a gorgeous gothic visual novel we covered a few months ago, titled The House in Fata Morgana. The game takes place in a haunted mansion, where a mysterious maid guides you through the manor's history.

Square Enix and United Front Games have confirmed that they will be porting their 2012 action-adventure game Sleeping Dogs to the now current generation video game consoles and PC platforms from October 14th, 2014.

Welcomed by an Ultra-Huge Rilakkuma at the EntranceWe arrived at Tower Records Shibuya, a roughly 5-minute walk from Shibuya Station, and when we looked up from the street at the Tower Records Cafe on the second floor, we saw the backs of several ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Durarara! ! X2' Anime Gets Key Visual, Casting Reveal Posted by Chris Beveridge August 8, 2014 at 06:26 PM Durarara! ! X2 The second season of Durarara! !  has had a little bit of new information revealed after earlier this week we learned that t...

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