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December 4, 2014, 9:00 AM
December 4, 2014, 9:00 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

To mark the 20th anniversary of the PlayStation, Sony is releasing a special 20th anniversary PlayStation 4. The console is limited to only 12,300 numbered units worldwide. The anniversary edition's color scheme harks back to the original PlayStat...

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

It's hard to believe that 13 years have passed since Hayao Miyazaki's classic Spirited Away, otherwise known as Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi, first came onto the world scene. The film holds a special place in my heart for being the first, and to ...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The actor who will play Kamen Rider Mach in the Kamen Rider Drive TV series is finally revealed! The actor's name is Yu Inaba (Kimi to Boku). Inaba wil play the role of Gou Shinjima aka Kamen Rider Mach, Kiriko's brother in the series.

Siliconera Spencer

Today, PlayStation turns 20 and Sony Computer Entertainment Japan unveiled a special PlayStation 4 to mark this milestone, the 20th Anniversary PlayStation 4 system. This limited edition console has a color scheme reminiscent of the PsOne and it h...

The Sun Rising Blog Michael Vincent

Take a look at this new trailer for Kamen Rider SummonRide, which features the theme song "Break the World" Part of the video, courtesy of ANN: Narrator: Can you hear me? Can someone hear me? Oh, so you can hear my voice? jrharbort

The anticipation and long wait is finally over, as Nendoroid Hatsune Miku: Senbonzakura ver. is now available for preorder. Based on the hugely popular Hatsune Miku song uploaded in 2011, the song has garnered over 8 million views on Nicovideo, an...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sixth 'Shirobako' Anime Episode Pulled From Streaming Posted by Chris Beveridge December 3, 2014 at 05:28 PM I wonder if antacids come in giant-robot-strength doses The sixth episode of Shirobako aired a couple of weeks ago and now the episode has...

The track list for Utada Hikaru's cover album "Utada Hikaru no Uta" has been released.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Who wants to eat cookies when you can drink cookies? Starting this month in Japan, you can. Country Ma'am—for my money, Japan's best cookie brand—is rolling out a beverage called "Drinkable Country Ma'am" (飲むカントリーマアム or Nomu Kantorii Maamu).

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Japanese social game maker Gloops just announced a new role-playing game with a very familiar element. It's not clear if the game makers were influenced by Fez, but the stages and the 2. 5 gameplay mechanic certainly scream Fez, namely in how it's...

Siliconera Ishaan

  Remember Devil's Third? That's the third-person shooter being created by Tomonobu Itagaki, formerly of Team Ninja. Nintendo announced at E3 this year that they would be publishing the game, and had Itagaki's studio, Valhalla, demonstrate it duri...


Ah, the 90s. An innocent time in which we all experienced a gradual build to the Attitude era of wrestling entertainment, enjoying all of the finest games Sony's original PlayStation console had to offer along the way.

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

A factory accident has made one Metroid fan very happy, albeit a couple thousand bucks poorer. An eBay auction for a factory-sealed, defective Samus Amiibo recently ended at $2,500, with an original starting price of $50.


Well, that was fast. Following a leaked listing, Atlus confirmed plans to bring the crossover between Etrian Odyssey and Mystery Dungeon to the Americas as Etrian Mystery Dungeon. The two series are blending their styles together on Nintendo 3DS, ...


Shochiku, the distributor of the upcoming film Space Battleship Yamato 2199: Hoshi Meguru Hakobune (The Starfaring Ark) today posted the first 9 minutes of the film on its official YouTube channel. The all-new film features the three-way battle am...


Anyone with a hankering for a trip back to 2008 can look forward to a digital release of Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots. The PlayStation 3 entry is finally making its way to PSN on December 16, and will be available to purchase for $19.

The Japanese news site Gadget Tsuushin has unveiled its choices for the Anime Ryuukougo Taishou 2014, or the "Great Anime Buzzword Awards. " The winners are: GOLD MEDAL: 「レロレロレロレロ」("Rerorerorerorero") from JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusad...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'The Testament of Sister New Devil' Anime Premiere Date Set Posted by Chris Beveridge December 3, 2014 at 01:27 PM The Testament of Sister New Devil is moving on to the next phase of promotion from Kadokawa as the anime series is set to be a part ...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Looks like we wont be waiting for 3 days just to know what the suits of the Ninningers would look like because a banner that represents the 39th. . .

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

In celebration of 2015, Baskin Robbins Japan has created a special flavor inspired by sheep, this year's animal according to the Chinese zodiac. And while it may not actually taste like lamb, it has enough imagery inspired by the woolen animal to ...

Siliconera Sato

Marvelous recently shared the latest details on Senran Kagura: Estival Versus, where you'll meet Asuka's grandmother and a few new girls. Producer Kenichiro Takaki tweeted some new screenshots and the latest on the game's development.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Neon Alley Sets Up More December Anime Debuts Posted by Chris Beveridge December 2, 2014 at 08:30 PM Sailor Moon Neon Alley has a number of new Viz Media episodes coming up this month for fans to get excited about across different genres.

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Tokyo woman previously accused of distributing 3D data of her genitals arrested again By Tokyo Reporter on December 3, 2014 under Crime,Tokyo Daily Megumi IgarashiTOKYO (TR) – Tokyo Metropolitan Police on Wednesday announced the arrest of an artis...

Trinity Seven's sexy escapades have now introduced some gruesome monster service, with the series also experiencing some frightful plot progression too, hopefully satisfying the long since silenced pleas of Type A fans – while also persisting in p...

Finally managed to get this out - the 4 month overdue look at our new office in Gotanda Tokyo. I've longed for this office for soooo many years ><But before we take a look at the new office, I wanted to cover what my workspace looked like over the...

While Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- is still set for release in North America beginning December 16th 2014, Aksys Games have today confirmed that its Limited Edition has had to be delayed for possibly a week or two.

RocketNews24 KK Miller

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then how much is a pixel worth? We guess that really depends on how many pixels are in a piece of art. The following works by @1041uuu certainly capture more than your ordinary dots of color.

3rd tour to start in late January, feature music from 3DS remake Nintendo's "Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses" concert series will begin a new tour in 2015 with a new title: "The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses Master Quest.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Bandai Namco Games has posted the first trailer of the upcoming Lost Heroes 2 game for the Nintendo 3DS. Just like the first game, it will feature heroes coming from the Gundam, Kamen Rider, and Ultraman franchises.


Through December 4th, a new Vs/024 Aldonoah. Zero part two visual is being displayed at Shinjuku station, and if you were astonished by the sight, you weren't the only one. Inaho voice actor's Natsuki Hana had to check it out for himself before Tw...

Capcom's impending Monster Hunter browser game "Monster Hunter Mezeporuta Kaitaku-ki" has received a brand new PV, impressing many viewers with its distinct anime style and sure to draw more potential players from the anime crowd.

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