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January 29, 2013, 11:00 AM
January 29, 2013, 11:00 AM

Full-color version of Saiyan Arc of Akira Toriyama's manga premieres simultaneously with Japan North American publisher Viz Media announced in Monday's issue of its Weekly Shonen Jump digital anthology that it will be adding the full-color version...

Rei, Unit-01, Asuka each inspire a special Q10 model limited to 1,500 The official website for the Evangelion anime franchise confirmed on Monday that Pentax is offering three special models of its Pentax Q10 digital cameras in Evangelion colors.

The North American anime distributor Media Blasters announced on Monday that it has licensed the Juden Chan (Fight Ippatsu! Jūden-chan! ! ) television anime series. The company added on its Facebook page that the series may not receive an English ...

AKB48 WrapUp Tommy Kono

It revealed that Akimoto Yasushi, the man who plays the leaning role in AKB48′s BIG success mentioned his graduation day in the talk with Mr. Tahara Soichiro, the famous journalist. The talk between the two was held for the new book titled “AKB48 ...

Evangelion fans are known for being some of the most devoted fans of the franchise and the years of alternative merchandising reflect that, with Gainax using the property to sell everything from eyeglasses and eyedrops to photobooks.

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Capcom releases some of their games like Resident Evil and Dead Rising only with English voiceovers in Japan. Recently, Capcom has been going back and adding Japanese voiceovers. Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen, an expanded version of the 2012 monster...

Members of Kagerou and Sel’m Formed New Band general posted by Keia 48 minutes ago   ·   1 comment Good news for fans of Sel’m and Kagerou: Some of the members decided to form a new band called “STEREO.

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Last week, an auction was held to sell off bankrupt publisher THQ’s studios and properties. Among the companies that bid for various THQ assets were Crysis developer, Crytek, who purchased the Homefront I.

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Pre-ordering Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance from Amazon in North America will get you an “Inferno armour” skin for Raiden, which will yield an increase in the maximum amount of throwing weapons (such as grenades) in his inventory.

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The PlayStation Vita version of Phantasy Star Online 2 will have an augmented reality feature, according a report at the Phantasy Star Fan Blog. The Vita version will allow you to put characters from the game in the real world and take pictures of...

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  Rabi Laby publisher, Agetec, are bringing two Japanese Nintendo eShop games for 3DS over to North America—Bloody Vampire (above) and Witch’s Cat. Both games are slated for release this week on January 31st.

Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin, manga artist/character designer Yoshikazu Yasuhiko's 23-volume retelling of the One Year War featured in the original mecha war series, has been picked up for a 2014 anime TV series from Sunrise.

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Here are a couple of Fairy Tail sketches tweeted by mangaka Hiro Mashima over the past few weeks. Which is your fave? Source: Twitter via Crunchyroll BioLatest Posts zenical I like anime, music and. . .

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Square Enix released more screenshots of Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 Remix showcasing the members of Organization XIII. Organization XIII takes center stage in Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days and Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories.

Midori Motohashi to adapt 5 cm per second director's latest about classical love in modern day The March issue of Kodansha's Monthly Afternoon magazine announced on Friday that Midori Motohashi will adapt Kotonoha no Niwa (Garden of Words), the la...

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Idol group Morning Musume’s latest single “Help me! ! ” (released on January 23rd) sold 93,000 copies in the first week, and topped Oricon’s weekly single chart. This marked the first time for their single to top the charts in 3 years and 8 months...

Super-1 in Super Hero Taisen Z The upcoming Kamen Rider × Super Sentai × Space Sheriffs: Super Hero Taisen Z crossover movie will be featuring the Showa era Kamen Rider Super-1! The villains this time is the evil army, Space Shocker with monsters ...

[Spoilers] White Wizard and DragoTimer Beware that this contains spoilers of the upcoming episodes of Kamen Rider Wizard. The White Wizard appears before Haruto, and together they create the DragoTimer by using the power within his transformation ...

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 is slated to hit the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in North America and South America on March 5, Europe and Australia on March 8, and Japan on April 18, 2013. The which region gets what preorder DLC costumes ...

Japanator Kristina Pino

One of the things that gets my eyes rolling fast is when people dismiss popular shows based on some kind of moral high-horse principle in the vein of, "The boobs are way too huge in that anime! " or "Why is there a token pervert in this show?

Top winners in LAWSON store campaign to attend exclusive event with cast The LAWSON chain of Japanese convenience stores is holding a collaborative campaign with Toaru Majutsu no Index: Endymion no Kiseki (A Certain Magical Index: The Miracle of E...

Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters vs. Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger: The Movie, the latest in the Super Sentai VS film series, debuted at #4 during the January 19-20 weekend. The film ranked at #6 on Box Office Mojo's chart and earned US$1,581,020 on 175 screens.

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