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January 9, 2013, 9:00 PM
January 9, 2013, 9:00 PM

On January 8, it was announced that Mizushima Hiro would be making a comeback as an actor after a 3 year hiatus through the movie “Kuroshitsuji ( Black Butler). ”He last made a appearance in the movie “BECK” which was relea...

Japan is renowned for its restaurants… there are many fancy and expensive restaurants, but for the regular traveler they are not very important. What is really important is the great number of regular priced restaurants and the fact that this is o...

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Actor/model/writer Hiro Mizushima (Kamen Rider Kabuto) revealed that he will be returning to screen as the star of a live action film based on Yana Toboso's manga Black Butler.   Kentaro Otani (live action NANA) and Keiichi Satou (Tiger & Bunny) w...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

Over the weekend, Hideki Kamiya—director of Resident Evil 2, Devil May Cry, Okami, Viewtiful Joe, and Bayonetta—was asked over twitter about his opinion of Valve, Steam, and PC gaming in general. He responded thusly: I don't know well about Valve.

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It was announced that action comedy manga “Kuroshitsuji” (Black Butler) will have a live action adaptation, starring Kamen Rider Kabuto's Hiro Mizushima. This will be Mizushima's first acting role in 3 years.

Deciphering the AKB48 Official Diary 2012-2013 AKB48's [Official Diary 2012-2013] book was released on Friday, March 23, 2012. In the diary were profiles and more information of all AKB48, SKE48, NMB48, HKT48, and even JKT48 members.

Siliconera Spencer

Chaos Code and its wacky cast of characters is available for PlayStation 3, but only in Asia regions like Hong Kong, Singapore, and Taiwan. It’s fairly accessible, but it sounds like FK Digital has bigger plans in mind.

MyAnimeList. net Forum »» News Discussion »» Live Action Movie of Kuroshitsuji Announced News Team Offline Joined: Feb 2008 Posts: 4362 Modified by dtshyk, 15 minutes ago     Online Joined: Sep 2012 Posts: 584 Don't think this will turn out good.

The first episode of Vividred Operation is showcased in a new spot for this week's premiere of the moe sci-fi series.   Strike Witches anime director/character designer Kazuhiro Takamura directs the new A-1 Pictures (From the New World, Magi, Swor...

Siliconera Ishaan

Last month, a report revealed Capcom Arcade Cabinet, which sounded like a collection of Capcom games for Xbox Live Arcade. This week’s Famitsu magazine has confirmed that Capcom Arcade Cabinet is indeed headed to Xbox Live and PlayStation Network,...

Lots of photos from Meiji Jingu, Harajuku and Odaiba 09 January, 2013 by Chad The Meiji Jingu Shrine is one of those must visit spots for those traveling to Tokyo. Personally this would be something like my 10th time here.

Siliconera Spencer

Monster Hunter 4 lets players take two Felyne companions with them. One of these is your main Felyne, which you can customize. Famitsu explains players will be able to select things like eyes, ears, and fur for your number one Felyne.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

It's not easy making friends. For some in Japan, it's even harder. Enter "Rental Friend". According to the Yomiuri Shimbun, the country's largest newspaper, a Tokyo based firm called Client Partners offers a "Rental Friend" service—among other ser...

Siliconera Spencer

Level-5′s final game in the Professor Layton prequel trilogy, Professor Layton and the Azaran Legacies, will be available on February 28.   Famitsu reports there will be some neat bonus items bundled with the Nintendo 3DS game.

Nintendo announced during its streamed Nintendo Direct presentation on Tuesday that it will release the new Pokémon X & Y games worldwide in October. The games will feature a new generation of Pokémon in 3D on the Nintendo 3DS.

The new anime announcements at Crunchyroll are not over by a long shot! And today, VIVIDRED OPERATION – the latest original title from A-1 Pictures joins the slate and is set to broadcast every Sunday starting on January 13, at 7:00 am Pacific Tim...

Today’s roundup of new streaming announcements at Crunchyroll wraps up with the romantic comedy Kotoura-San, which is set to broadcast every Thursday starting on January 10, at 10:30am Pacific Time for premium members, and January 16 for free memb...

The winter announcements at Crunchyroll continue to issue forth, and this time the intriguingly titled Problem Children Are Coming From Another World, Aren't They?  (Japanese title: Mondaiji-tachi ga Isekai Kara Kuru Sō Desu yo?

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Seiyuu otaku have been celebrating those seiyuu who are good with their hands as well as their mouths – and it looks as if a number of them may well be artistically talented enough to pursue careers as illustrators or mangaka in addition to voice ...

Resident Evil fans in Japan are getting one hell of a bundle in celebration of the series' 17th anniversary. The Resident Evil Anniversary Package comes loaded with seven games when it lands on PlayStation 3 in Japan on March 22.

Film director David R. Ellis is reported to have passed away at age 60 in Johannesburg, South Africa of undisclosed causes.  The Snakes On A Plane director was in South Africa at the time to prepare for a live action adaptation of crime tragedy an...

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