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January 9, 2015, 4:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Tokyo is home to a new Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire cafe. It serves up an array of Pikachu-themed treats. Gotta eat 'em all! The cafe, dubbed Pokémon Cafe Ω Ruby & α Sapphire, opens this Friday in Tokyo's Shibuya.

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Uniqlo, the hugely popular Japanese chain store that stocks a variety of simple, practical and affordable clothing, has expanded into a world-wide venture, with stores in Singapore, Australia, the United Kingdom, the United States, Germany, France...

Check out our exclusive interview with wolf-headed rockers, MAN WITH A MISSION!

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The recent news that Scarlett Johansson is interested in starring in a live-action version of science fiction anime Ghost in the Shell got fans around the world excited earlier this week. But while the actress sounds ready to step in front of the ...

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Set to be adapted into a spring 2015 anime, Kodansha Manga Best Shoujo Manga Award-winning and Manga Taishō Award-nominated My Love Story! !  follows a huge high school freshman who is always losing out romantically to his more handsome friend, wh...

Joyous idol anime Love Live! has received a tantalizing 23cm swimsuit figure of the one and only Nishikino Maki courtesy of Alter, bearing a great deal of cute frills and some favorable underarm exposure – Maki can do a live bikini performance onc...

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Valve's PC online video game distributor Steam have just started their new weekend sale and this time it is all about that anime. The Steam Anime Weekend Sale, running from today till the 12th at 10am PST, has 39 anime related games on sale betwee...

On Tuesday, the February issue of Shueisha's Bessatsu Margaret magazine will be released with an announcement that Io Sakisaka's (Strobe Edge, Ore Ride! ! ) drama and romantic-comedy shoujo manga, Ao Haru Ride, will end in the following issue whic...

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This year, my sister-in-law and nieces gave me an Amazon card for Christmas. The bookstore near my apartment in Yokohama doesn't stock English-language books, so it's an extremely thoughtful gift, but I haven't actually visited Amazon's site to pi...

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Part of the science adventure visual novel series by Nitroplus, the same which Steins;Gate belongs to, Chaos;Child holds onto signs of an anime adaptation that might arrive this year or the next. When the game launched, the creators purchased "cha...

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Crunchyrol has announced yet another Drama title for its library in The Guide - Five Stars In Kyoto. An original sitcom from YTV, The Guide - Five Stars in Kyoto - revolves around the employees of a travel agency in Kyoto whose job is to respond t...

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Get ready for a new Power Ranger based mobile game from game company Funtactix who is now teaming-up with Saban Brands to bring you this new game. . . .

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Freedom Wars has already been out for a few months now, but it seems like Sony have further plans for the franchise.  They say that that a big announcement will be made during the "Sinners Festival," which is scheduled to take place in Osaka, Japa...

Japanator Jeff Chuang

5 minutes ago - 8:00 AM on 01. 08. 2015 Anison singer ready to rock As a part of promotion for Lantis Festival Las Vegas, we were able to ask anison singer Faylan a few questions! Since her tie-in with CANAAN, Faylan has done a slew of rocking son...

Series about many superpowered girls and one superpowered boy to premiere January 10 Crunchyroll announced on Wednesday that it will stream the anime based on Tsukasa's Unlimited Fafnir (Jūō Mujin no Fafnir) light novel series as it airs in Japan.

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Some anime fans have already found themselves "immune" to some anime nuances from over-the-top scenes of gore to all those skimpy and outlandish outfits in ecchi anime, but how about people who haven't watched a single episode of anime yet?

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In the 12th issue of The Amazing Spider-Man, the fourth part of the Spider-Verse event, Peter Parker has summoned another member of the Spider-Army, the Spider-Man of Earth-51788! His name is Takuya Yamashiro, a Spider-Man who got his powers from ...

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Winter anime announcements continue to issue forth from Crunchyroll and the first of today’s new titles is Fafner Exodus, the latest in the Fafner multi-media franchise. Episode 1 of Fafner Exodus will be airing shortly, with Episode 2 airin...

Shaft-animated series about cooking and eating to premiered on Thursday in Japan Crunchyroll announced on Thursday that it will stream the Gourmet Girl Graffiti (Kōfuku Graffiti) anime. The first episode premiered on Thursday and Crunchyroll will ...

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The official website of the Aldnoah. Zero anime has released the preview video for the first episode of the anime's second cour, which is also the anime's 13th overall episode. The episode itself will air on January 10th at midnight JST on Tokyo M...

Pony Canyon announced on Thursday that it will release Yuki Yuna is a Hero and Denki-gai no Honya-san on Blu-ray and DVD in North America on April 10. The company is signing exclusively with Right Stuf, Inc.

Dragon Quest X's version 3 update releasing this spring On Square Enix's official website for the Dragon Quest X online role-playing game, creator Yuji Horii wrote a New Year's message last Wednesday that hinted at unannounced projects related to ...

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Crunchyroll and Aniplex of America have gotten together to celebrate the forthcoming second season of fan favorite series Durarara! ! by launching a stream of the first season's English dub starting on Sunday, January 10th, just in time for the pr...

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'Daredevil' Netflix Series Gets Premiere Date Posted by Chris Beveridge January 7, 2015 at 12:13 PM Things are coming up very positive for Marvel and their fans this week as the new year has kicked off with a new TV miniseries, plenty of comics an...

Manga Now Reading Seven Seas Entertainment Also Acquire Merman in my Tub Seven Seas Entertainment Also Acquire Merman in my Tub October 2015 seems to be a month that will be filled with many new manga releases from Seven Seas Entertainment, with t...

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Nintendo has officially unlocked another superpower with a license to print money. In a collaboration with GungHo Online Entertainment, the wildly popular Puzzle & Dragons game is getting a Super Mario Bros.

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We somehow missed this back when it was revealed in the pages of Famitsu magazine, but Atlus recently revealed that Durarara! ! characters Celty Sturluson, Izaya Orihara, and Shizuo Heiwajima will make cameo appearances in Devil Survivor 2: Record...

Kiseijuu: Sei no Kakuritsu - 13 Impending disaster is hanging thick in the air here. The line between the suspense/thriller and the tragedy is always an interesting topic to ponder when it comes to anime, especially those in the sci-fi horror family.

Video Games Now Reading Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance – Opening Sequence Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance – Opening Sequence A few months out from their March 26th 2015 Japanese launch date of Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance (Makai Senki Disga...

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Jan7 DAMEDAMEDAMEDAMEDAMEDAME Welcome to our latest First Impression! If you're a long time fan of the franchise or just arriving, the story remains the same. Wacky characters, hodgepodgy references, brain-damaged plotlines, and general unruliness...

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