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January 15, 2013, 11:00 AM
January 15, 2013, 11:00 AM

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:  ...

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 ...


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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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.

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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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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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...

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So you have played Hitman Absolution over the holidays. Guns ablazing or sneaky and silent? Whichever your choice, these videos will surely amaze and amuse you with their take on what it takes to be Agent 47.

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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.

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 ...

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Fist of the North Star: Ken’s Rage 2 covers the Raoh, Celestial Emperor, and Land of Shura stories from the manga. Tecmo Koei also created brand new scenarios for the game that focus on characters that weren’t as prominently featured in Dream Mode.

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“Why do I have to study English? I’m never going to use it… there’s no point,” whines at least one Japanese student in any given English class on a daily basis. Now, thanks to one company’s clever new initiative, instead of the usual spiel about t...

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Ever wanted to see the inside of a luxury aircraft, but don’t have the dough to make your dream a reality? One of our normally frugal writers decided to splurge and take a business class flight on an Emirates Airbus A380.

Commentator: Incident could cause Kodansha 3 hundred million+ yen The official website for Kodansha's Young Magazine posted two new notices to further explain the delays on the magazine's next issue and AKB48 idol Tomomi Kasai's photo collection.

Marc Pedowitz: Interest in remake predated Colorado & Connecticut mass shootings Marc Pedowitz, the president of The CW television network in the United States, confirmed on Sunday that his network is not planning a remake of Koushun Takami's Batt...

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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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