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Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This fall, Sangmyung University in Seoul, South Korea will begin teaching a course on PlayStation. Just check out the classroom. According to Inven, Ruliweb, and GameFocus (via tipster Sang), the university teamed up with Sony for the course, whic...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

I don't know about you guys, but whenever I think of Kentucky Fried Chicken, or "KFC" as it doggedly insists on being called, I immediately think of computer peripherals. What's that, you say? You're a normal human being and so you'd never make su...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Today, the Xbox One finally went on sale in Japan. The launch looked rather depressing. But maybe you saw that coming, right? Granted, these days, it's really hard to tell how hardware does. People can order stuff online, so there isn't the same e...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Angry Birds, the smartphone game app franchise that boasts 2. 3 billion downloads worldwide, inspired its first manga on Wednesday. Hiyoko Hatano launched theStella ~Nana to Mahō no Eitango~ (Stella: Nana and the Magic English Words) series in the...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

A recent Japanese newspaper article in Sports Hochi on A-1 Picture's Summer 2014 anime Aldnoah. Zero has revealed that the series is a split cour series, each with 12 episodes. The second cour of Aldnoah.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Japanese site Charapedia has published the results of their 10,000 user poll in which readers were asked to name the most promising anime series of fall 2014. Given the amount of returning favorites, newcomers had an uphill battle against series t...

Square Enix has earlier today announced that an English localized demo for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call is now available via the Nintendo eShop. The demo is fairly small, containing only two songs: J-E-N-O-V-A (Final Fantasy VII: Advent...

Siliconera Ishaan

Mind Zero, Acquire's Vita dungeon-crawler, is coming to PC. Aksys are bringing the game to Steam via the Greenlight program.   The Steam version of the game will support dual audio and you can vote for it on Greenlight on this page.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

On every month that has 31 days, if you go into a Baskin Robbins in Japan (where the chain is more commonly known simply as "Thirty-One"), you can get a 31-percent discount on double and triple scoop orders of ice cream.

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Last time, we gave you a heads up regarding the episode titles and descriptions for the the last few remaining episodes (11-18) of Power Rangers. . .

A new music streaming service focused on Asian music named Muzikazia will be launching on September 13th.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Shonen Jump will be announcing that, as author Yoshihiro Togashi continues to battle back problems, Hunter x Hunter's hiatus has become indefinite. Previously, the break was extended at least through next week's issue 41, but its absence from issu...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It was officially confirmed yesterday on September 3 that the latest 75th volume of Eiichiro Oda's One Piece manga, which is just released in Japan today, has 4 million copies for its first print run. The super popular series reached the 4 million...

For the first time in the history of the Persona series, the protagonists from Persona 3 and Persona 4 will unite to conquer a labyrinth together with their friends. In their first English localized character trailers for Persona Q: Shadow of the ...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco are expected to reveal the release date of Tales of Zestiria in an upcoming issue of Jump magazine that is scheduled for September 13, but it looks like they may have unintentionally given it away a little earlier than expected.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Akatsuki no Yona' Anime Premiere Set, First Episode Images Debut Posted by Chris Beveridge September 4, 2014 at 08:31 PM Akatsuki no Yona The anime adaptation of Mizuho Kusanagi's manga Akatsuki no Yona, or Yona of the Dawn, has been set for an O...

Actress resumes career in Japan after retiring from Kara in April The staff of the upcoming television series adaptation of Takeshi Okano and Sho Makura's Jigoku Sensei Nube manga announced on Thursday that former Kara idol Kang Jiyoung (Urakara, ...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Yes, there will be non-fighting Pokemon in Pokken Tournament. This is what Bandai Namco confirmed in an interview with Kotaku earlier. But that doesn't mean those Pokemon that seems fit for a fighting game are the only ones that can join.

Siliconera Sato

Disgaea 5 has recently been announced by Nippon Ichi Software as an upcoming PlayStation 4 title that will focus on the theme of "revenge" for its story. 4Gamer shares more on the game, including a first look at some of the characters and battlefi...

The official website for Marvelous AQL's IA/VT -Colorful- (Ia Visual Tracks Colorful) PlayStation Vita rhythm game confirmed that the game has been postponed again until next year. The game had been first slated for release on July 7, but was push...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

New hardware, old policy. Nintendo has confirmed that, contrary to earlier rumors, the new Nintendo 3DS as well as the new Nintendo 3DS XL hardware will still feature region locks, meaning that games released across Japan, Europe, and North Americ...

Impression If Bazett wasn't incredible enough last week, she's managed to deliver once again! It's amazing that she's owning everyone while barehanded – she has a Mystic Code with her, but it's not like she used it -or can use it- against Luvia, K...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Girl Friend Beta' Anime Reveals More Characters Posted by Chris Beveridge September 4, 2014 at 06:32 PM Girl Friend Beta After announcing a slew of characters and actors recently, things kept moving on with the anime adaptation of the upcoming se...

Random Curiosity Passerby

「A missing piece」 Welcome back to your regular edition of the Persona 4 the Golden ANIMATION blog, in which we have to try to be interesting again with only prose. That may be difficult for this episode; it depends entirely on how you feel about M...

SeventhStyle Seven

Zombie love story, Sankarea, finally concludes in the October 2014 issue of shounen manga magazine, "Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine" – it ends with 11 increasingly less entertaining volumes, and one unsuccessful anime.

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Besides the newest Ressha Sentai ToQger toy line that was seen in this year's Tokyo Toy Show, the Kamen Rider Drive merchandise was also present. . .

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Terra Formars' Anime Adds More Casting Announcements Posted by Chris Beveridge September 4, 2014 at 05:26 PM Terra Formars The anime adaptation of Terra Formars continues to tease out small bits of information here and there, which now includes a...

Visual Kei band LUCHe. was involved in a car accident today on its way from Osaka to Nagoya.

Siliconera Spencer

As a bonus for the Americas, the first print run of Tears to Tiara II: Heir of the Overlord will include a copy of Tears to Tiara II Visual Works, a 31 page art book with drawings from Naru Furudera. Here's a sample of Tears to Tiara II Visual Wor...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Square Enix has a new Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call trailer previewing the rhythm game's Quest Medley Mode. The mode includes more RPG elements, like taking your party out on missions, earning experience and rewards, and facing off again...

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