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January 15, 2013, 2:00 PM

Original Lord manga began in 2004 & combined series will end with 23 volumes The Soul Lord 2 manga with story by Buronson and art by Ryoichi Ikegami ended on Friday in 2013's third issue of Shogakukan's Big Comics Superior magazine.

Netflix has announced that the media distributor has inked a deal with Time Warner that will allow them to stream past seasons of Cartoon Network‘s Adventure Time, Ben 10, Regular Show and Green Lantern as well as the Adult Swim block's Robot Chic...

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Nintendo of America have announced further details about their Fire Emblem: Awakening Nintendo 3DS bundle. The bundle, which will be available on February 4th, will cost $200, and will come with a 4GB SD card and the game pre-installed.

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The ESRB have published their rating for Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory, and the rating summary shouldn’t really come as a surprise to anyone that’s familiar with this series of games. The game is rated “T” and the rating summary is as follows:  ...

Previously previewed at Comiket 83, Max Factory's Good Smile Company distributed Sword Art Online Asuna figma is now available for pre-order ahead of its June release and viewable in full.   Meanwhile, Good Smile Company's Mika-tan blog has posted...

Studio Ghibli will be simultaneously releasing 2 new movies, "Kaze Tachinu" and "Kaguya hime no Monogatari", during the summer of 2013. "Kaze Tachinu", which translates to "The Wind Has Risen", will be directed by Hayao Miyazaki, the author of the...

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Nintendo and The Pokémon Company have released new artwork and screenshots from Pokémon X and Pokémon Y, giving another look at the three new starter Pokémon—Chespin, Fennekin and Froaki—as well as official art for the two new legendaries, Xerneas...

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If you remember the GP32, a handheld gaming system from South Korea, you might recall Asura Cross. Bylubaram Studio started developing this fighting game after Her Knights: All for the Princess, a side scrolling beat ‘em up kind of like Final Figh...

It's been less than a week since Nintendo unveiled October's 3DS game Pokémon X and Y and already Japanese online art community Pixiv is fill with fan posting their impressions of new Grass-type Chespin (aka Harimaron), Fire-type Fennekin (aka Fok...

This season, Gucci creative director Frida Giannini worked with JoJo's Bizarre Adventure manga author Hirohiko Araki on a Cruise 2013 line. To promote the collaboration, the fashion brand is installing a window displays featuring Jolyne Kujo, the ...

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Introducing, this season’s bishie party~ Ahhhh, Amnesia. Out of all the winter shows, this one looked like the best out of the bunch (plot-wise), so I was fairly excited to see how it would turn it out.

Yoko Kanno, the acclaimed musical composer of Cowboy Bebop, Macross Frontier, Escaflowne, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, and other anime, is collaborating on a song for a non-profit cultural promotion, and the producers are holding an au...

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Morning Musume releases full PV for “Help me! ! ” by GhostWriter on January 14, 2013 at 11:06 am As announced previously, Morning Musume’s 52nd single “Help me! ! ” is set for release on January 23, 2013.

We've had a peek at them in both video and screenshots, and we've seen the Japanese fan art spin on them, but now The Pokémon Company has provided a more official look at Pokémon X and Pokémon Y's starters and legendaries.

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In Japan, Net anime Puchimas! -Petit Idolm@ster- is streamed daily (each episode is only about two minutes long) on Nico Nico Douga and Animate TV – both of which are IP-blocked and accessible only from within Japan.

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After releasing Knights in the Nightmare and Gungnir, Sting has been working with Idea Factory. The two companies formed Super Sting, which created Generation of Chaos: Pandora’s Reflection. Sting’s next project appears to be a video game adaptati...

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On Tuesday, you can make Mid-Boss feel the wrath of Laharl and raise an army of Prinnies on PlayStation 3. Atlus will re-release the game that started the Disgaea series, Disgaea: Hour of Darkness, as a PlayStation Network download.

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It’s impressive how the Japanese never ever run out of exotic ideas. I mean, who would have thought that the terrifying EVA Unit-01 could turn into something… so kawaii? Legendary anime franchise Evangelion is collaborating with Sanrio to offer fa...

In the second Monday of January, Japan celebrates the Coming of Age Day (Seijin no Hi), a ceremony for the young adults reaching the age of 20 during the current school year. 20 years is the age of adulthood in Japan, the age of the right to vote ...

On January 14th, model Masuwaka Tsubasa announced on her official blog that she and her husband, model Umeda Naoki have filed for divorced. With the tile “Announcement to everybody”, she wrote, “I, Masuwaka Tsubasa, am filing for...

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Good morning, readers. This week's list doesn't doesn't offer a lot of new and exciting stuff. The latest volume of Bleach debuted in the middle of the pack, which gives me the impression that the series' popularity is trailing off amongst readers.

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