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September 4, 2014, 1:00 PM
September 4, 2014, 1:00 PM
Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

At the start of the new live-action Lupin III film, Fujiko, seeing one of her fellow thieves avoid a pressure-sensitive museum floor by using a rocket pack, utters, "You've got to be joking"—which is more than a little apt as it was exactly what I...

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Images are circulating online that states that Gaku Sano's twin brother, Kei Sano (the one with purple hair) will play Kamen Rider Jam in the Kamen Rider Gaim TV series. The mysterious Kamen Rider Jam transforms using a Sengoku Driver and the Blac...

The latest issue of Hana to Yume magazine recently announced that original staffs and cast will be back for the new season of the heart-throbbing shoujo anime series adapted from Julietta Suzuki's original manga.

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Japan's old capital of Kyoto is one of the most anime-friendly cities in Japan, and with the Kyoto International Anime and Manga Fair already almost upon us, the city's anime trains are making a comeback.

Viz to host live-streaming event on YouTube Viz Media announced on Tuesday that the first four episodes of its Sailor Moon English dub will premiere on Hulu and Neon Alley on Friday at 11:00 p. m. EST.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The Last: Naruto The Movie opens in Japan December 6th with series creator Masashi Kishimoto supervising the story and designs. This feature's site, http://naruto-movie. com/, has updated its "secret" page (as secret as a ninja in an orange jump s...

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.

Today is the birthday of Doraemon, one of the most-loved anime characters of all time in Japan. In case you don't know him, Doraemon is a cute robot cat, the central character of the manga and anime series with the same name.

JEFusion Lorenzo Asentista

Last September 2 an English trailer and a "Special Highlight" trailer for the movie Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends began streaming on the. . .

Akame ga Kill – 09 Filed under Akame ga Kill, First Impressions by Cherrie | 1 Comment 「戦闘狂を斬る」 (Sentoukyou wo Kiru) "Kill the Battle Fanatic" For an episode with not a lot of fighting, I was still intrigued by some of the new characters Esdeath b...

A THIRD BOONDOCK SAINTS IS HAPPENING Considering how ill-received the the second one was, I definitely didn't see this coming. Via Geek Tyrant: During a fan Q&A on Facebook, the director talked about his plans for a third movie, revealing the titl...

Tofugu Rich

My first exposure to foreign cultures was through a Japanese classmate in kindergarten. Until then I had lived in a limited world, unaware of other cultures, countries, and the vastness of universe. But Takeshi expanded my horizons, introducing me...

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Bandai Namco Games has posted the latest trailer for the Godzilla game for the PS3. The trailer revealed that aside from fighting armies, Godzilla will also fight some monsters. The monsters that classic Godzilla faced in the trailer are Mecha God...

Siliconera Ishaan

Nintendo will stream a Nintendo Direct presentation for Bayonetta 2, the company announced today. The presentation will be streamed this Thursday, September 4th, at 3:00 pm PST and 6:00 pm EST. You'll be able to watch it here.

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Those hoping to give their Sailor Moon Pullip doll some friends will only have to wait a few more months. Premium Bandai is now accepting pre-orders for a Sailor Mercury Pullip doll. The doll measures in at 310 mm (about 12.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Having topped over 400,000 copies sold, volume 7 of writer Kugane Maruyama and artist so-bin's dark fantasy light novel series Overlord has announced plans for an anime adaptation, the details of which will be specified later.

Izaya, Chikage, Shizuo, Kasuka, Akabayashi also shown in images for 2nd season anime premiering in January The official website for Durarara! ! ×2 released a new key visual for the upcoming second season of the Durarara!

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X is slugging its way to Nintendo 3DS in Japan on November 13, and Bandai Namco Games is here with a second trailer for the battle action game.       ------- Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Mag...

From the original manga to anime, games, and spin-off works, the momentum of Attack on Titan is still showing no signs of slowing down. And it now seems like this movement will spread to theaters this fall.

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Square Enix shared a list of games they will bring to Tokyo Game Show and Bravely Second will be playable at the event. Attendees can also try out Kingdom Hearts HD 2. 5 Remix for PlayStation 3, Chaos Rings III for iOS/Android/Vita, and Final Fant...

Siliconera Spencer

At PAX Prime, Siliconera caught up with Final Fantasy Type-0 director Hajime Tabata to ask him a few questions about the remastered game. We covered topics such as the platforms the game is coming to, whether or not the game is still part of the "...

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Bandai has recently posted the official images for the AC PB06 Kamen Rider Ryugen Yomi Yomotsu Heguri Arms via the B-Boys website. Are you ready to. . .

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

Japanese pop-metal group BabyMetal are making their return to the United Kingdom and the United States in style as venues and official schedules have been announced. The BABYMETAL BACK IN THE USA / UK TOUR 2014 concert series will be landing at th...

Having finished navigating gamers through the history of music in past and future Final Fantasy games, Square Enix have started to preview some of the new gameplay features included in upcoming Nintendo 3DS rhythm game Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Cu...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With Kamisama Kiss getting the announcement that a second season was going to enter production, the official site updated earlier this summer with the image to the right and now more new details have surfaced.

I previously talked about the Suica card in the Tokyo Metro article, but in addition to the Japan Rail pass this card has become so essential to any traveler in Japan that I decided it was important to have an article dedicated to it.

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

Megami Magazine Gallery – 41 September 2nd, 2014 / By Tabris / No comments » / Categories: Anime, Gallery The October issue of Megami Magazine is definitely one of the best over the past few months. Enjoy: As always, don't forget that buying Megam...

I wonder if anyone recognized Han Megumi when she showed up to the recording studio to dub this episode. . . With almost unerring accuracy, you could predict that any episode of Hunter X Hunter that ends in "5" is going to be a blockbuster.

New 3DS to have a second control stick Nintendo has been releasing a lot of unexpected information lately. The latest of which shows the release of a new 3DS called the "New Nintendo 3DS" which will feature ZL and ZR buttons, a better processor (f...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The line-up of MF Bunko adaptations introduced last summer concludes with fall's Madan no Ou to Vanadis anime. Today, the series' site was updated to preview designs for some of the main characters and introduce Kazuyuki Okitsu, Hajime Iijima, Tak...

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