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April 9, 2015, 7:30 AM
April 9, 2015, 7:30 AM

The official website for Square Enix's monthly magazine Gangan Joker has announced that manga creator Cocoa Fujiwara passed away on March 31. She was 31. Her funeral was already conducted with her family and relatives.

RocketNews24 Joan Coello

In this modern age and day, most of us spend our days running the rat race and getting worn down by work and school, which is probably why some of us fantasize about the happy endings of fairy tales to get away from real life for a while.

Siliconera Ishaan

Square Enix's three-day livestream reveal is for Deux Ex: Mankind Divided. The game is a sequel to Deus Ex: Human Revolution and is in development for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Game Informer magazine has a cover story on Deus Ex: Mankind Di...

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The latest issue of Famitsu magazine announced a new Godzilla game for the PS4 called Godzilla VS. As the name suggest, it will feature a lot of monster fights. Aside from Godzilla, there are other kaiju as playable characters.

Siliconera Spencer

Konami and Square Enix are bringing some of their RPG classics to PS2 Classics in Japan. Suikoden III and Romancing SaGa (the PS2 remake of the Super Famicom title) will be available on Japan's PlayStation Store on April 15.


Crunchyroll has a new addition to its spring 2015 anime lineup that's just about ready to start. Wish Upon the Pleiades is set to broadcast every Wednesday starting today, April 8, at 12:15pm Pacific Time for premium members.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

One of the classic 80's series that has long been hoped for with a license has finally born fruit as Discotek Media has announced the acquisition of Giant Gorg. The twenty-six episode series originally ran in the spring and summer of 1984 and was ...

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7 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 4 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 7 Flares × One year ago, we brought you the results of Charapedia's first 10,000 fan seiyuu poll. This year, we are back with the results for this year, bringing to you the to...


Another new anime announcement from Crunchyroll comes hoppin' down the bunny trail today in the form of Urawa no Usagi-chan, an original work from TV Saitama! Urawa no Usagi-chan is set to broadcast every Thursday starting on April 9th at 10:30 am...

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With most of us hyped for next week's triple ninja team-up in Shuriken Sentai Ninninger, here's a clip coming from a recent stage event that gives us a team-up that might not happen any time soon. Seen above is a clip coming from a recent Ninninge...


Yo-Kai Watch 2's Yo-Kai Watch Busters mode is expanding into its own game on Nintendo 3DS, as announced among a slew of other news during Level-5's event this week. To no one's surprise, the multiplayer action spin-off is coming to Japan in two ve...


Following the premiere in Tokyo on Monday, HoriPro has posted a four-minute digest video of The highly-anticipated musical adaptation of the Death Note manga series created by Tsugumi Ohba (story) and Takeshi Obata (art).


"JAPAN NIGHT" Jakarta (Indonesia) was held on April 4, 2015 at 7:00 pm (9:00pm Japan time). A press conference for Indonesian media and press from neighboring Asian countries was held at 12:00 pm on the day of the show.

Within a Flash of Lightning Lightning Sabre

When MARiA and toku combine forces they become the super group GARDiNELiA! It was an honour to have the opportunity to hear their stories, met them in person, and listen to them live in concert! Like most fans, I first heard GARNiDELiA when they s...

Level-5 CEO creates fantasy with Professor Layton/Yo-kai Watch designer Game developer Level-5 began streaming the CG anime pilot film for The Snack World — its next cross-media project after Inazuma Eleven, Little Battlers eXperience, and Yo-kai ...

We're back and just in time to be topical… not really. Sorry about the wait. Life's been mad busy for all of the podcasters, but we were able to find some time to pull a few of us together to weigh in on the controversial POWER/RANGERS by Joseph K...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The first trailer has been released at the recent Nintendo Direct for Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains, the most recent Attack on Titan game for the 3DS. This new teaser trailer gives us a brief look into the new gameplay and graphics of the 3D...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

Good news, everyone; LeSean Thomas and his crew are ready to start working on Cannon Busters, the adventure series with a teen and older audience in mind. After going through a process of planning the production, the team is having Satelight, the ...

Video: New Trailer For "IA/VT -Colorful-" A new trailer for the new Vocaloid rhythm PS Vita game "IA/VT -Colorful-" has been streamed on YouTube by Marvelous AQL. The upcoming rhythm game is based on Vocaloid's IA Project, and it is slated for rel...

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With Hajime Isayama's best-selling manga still being one of the most popular titles out there, two live-action movies set to premiere this summer, a popular cross-over with Marvel Comics, and its second season already set for 2016, manga magazine,...


While it may not be the kind of platform that gets Professor Layton fans as excited as can be, the next game in the series was announced during the Level-5 Vision 2015 event. There had previously been talk of another Nintendo 3DS entry, but it loo...

The Noitamina programming block began streaming the preview video for the first episode of the Punch Line television anime on Tuesday. Chiranosuke: Yuta Iridatsu, your soul has separated from your body!

KyoAni finds a way. Impression Kyoto Animation is a big name within the industry. You even get people who are compelled to watch whatever they produce purely because they are the ones producing it – I am not too ashamed to admit that I am one of t...


Stock up on flowers and chocolates! MY love STORY! ! , based on the manga Ore Monogatari! ! by Kazune Kawahara and Aruko, is coming to Crunchyroll as part of the Spring 2015 season of streaming anime. MY love STORY!

The Fandom Post G.B. Smith

Discotek Media announced today on their Facebook page that they have picked up the license to Makoto Shinkai's feature 5 Centimeters Per Second. They intend to reissue the previous DVD which Crunchyroll released in 2011 in association with CoMix W...

First Impressions - Kyoukai no Rinne There's an awful lot that's familiar here, for better or worse. For a while it seemed as if Kyoukai no Rinne was going to be orphaned altogether in the English-language market, which seems a bit of a travesty f...

The Fandom Post Kestrel Swift

Spring is here, and that means it's time to go back to Japanese high school in the artificially nostalgic, beautiful way that KyoAni's top staff delivers better than anyone. What They Say: Spring in the first year of high school.


A few days ago the next Utawarerumono game was revealed as Utawarerumono: False Mask. At the time there weren't any platforms mentioned, but now we know it's in the works for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PS Vita thanks to Famitsu.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Summer Anime Series 'Kusen Madoushi Kouhosei no Kyoukan' Gets Casting Change Posted by Chris Beveridge April 7, 2015 at 06:41 PM Announced during summer 2014, we haven't heard too much this year about the upcoming summer 2015 series Kusen Madoushi...

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Girls und Panzer Movie Visual The release date for the upcoming "Girls und Panzer" theatrical film has been set for November 12th, 2015. Timed to coincide with the announcement, new visuals and a promo video for the movie were also released.

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