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August 4, 2015, 6:00 AM
August 4, 2015, 6:00 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

According to a report on Nikkei, the corporate culture at Konami-home of Metal Gear, Silent Hill and Pro Evolution Soccer-hasn't only soured over the past few years, but has become almost terrifyingly Orwellian.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming original boys musical-themed TV anime Star-Mu (initially titled as High School Star Musical) today announced that it will premiere on Tokyo MX and other stations across Japan.

Explicit scenes added to film of Team GrisGris horror games for September theatrical run 5pb. announced on Sunday that the live-action film of its Corpse Party game franchise is returning to theaters in an "Unlimited Edition" in September.

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There are anime we like to keep watching because of the good story or beautiful animation, however, there are also anime series that people have dropped after episode 1 for various reasons. These reasons may include the fact that the viewer finds ...

RocketNews24 Scott Wilson

Attack on Titan is no stranger to the world of spinoffs. Its immersive world and plethora of rich characters easily lend themselves to new series with new viewpoints, such as an anime focused on fan-favorite Levi or the manga that focuses on the f...

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The official Premium Bandai website has just given us Ranger Key fans something to be excited this upcoming 7th day of August. And the Ranger Key mania lives again. The Japanese text reads "Lost Ranger Keys of legend".

Japan still prefers its Manga to Hollywood's Minions. Universal's Despicable Me follow-up Minions had a strong opening weekend in Japan, bowing to a three-day $5. 95 million (¥738 million) total from 604,000 tickets.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Sentai Filmworks' first title, Akame Ga Kill! joins Adult Swim's Toonami programming on August 8th, and with the violent action show set to premiere next weekend, a promo ran with this week's broadcast.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

So, there's a movie that came out in Japan last week based on this little cartoon. Maybe you've heard of it. It's called Attack on Titan. The more popular an anime gets, the more attached fans become to its characters and setting, and the more dem...

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MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON FESTIVAL world tour 2015 that is happening in Singapore on 5th & 6th Sep 2015 is already an event not to be missed with its awesome lineup of performing artistes. Now, we have an even better reason why you shouldn't miss the event.

Remember when we posted about some mysterious silhouettes popping up on the One Piece website? The teaser seemed interesting at a glance, but the reality of the reveal is a bit of a disappointment. Now that it's August 3, we can see the results, w...

The official website of the Date A Live Movie: Mayuri Judgement began streaming a new promotional video for the upcoming summer 2015 movie on Monday. The video previews what is to come in the movie and also previews the main theme, "Trust in You" ...

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By Jenni . August 3, 2015 . 8:30am Another famous fighter is returning for Street Fighter V. Capcom revealed today that Vega will join the cast. This time, the claws are both in and out. In previous Street Fighter games, Vega always had his claw.

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The 36th issue of this year's Weekly Shonen Jump announced the Japanese release date of the Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Strom 4 game for the PS4. The game is set for a February 4, 2016 release in Japan.

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By Sato . August 3, 2015 . 2:13am Senran Kagura producer Kenichiro Takaki's upcoming mixed media franchise Valkyrie Drive is releasing its PlayStation Vita title Valkyrie Drive: Bhikkhuni on December 10th, Marvelous announced.

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By Sato . August 3, 2015 . 3:16am Exist Archive is a collaboration "side-view' RPG by Spike Chunsoft and tri-Ace, and it has a lot of similar features to Valkyrie Profile. The game's first teaser trailer shows us a look at some of the game's actio...

Today we'll be taking a look at Megami's September 2015 issue from JList which features a lot of new anime series that recently started airing from the summer 2015 anime lineup! This issue contains a total of 18 great posters along with previews, ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

While cats rule Japan and the Internet, dogs make out pretty well overall to and now they're getting a bit of extra love in September with an anime adaptation of Sayuri Tatsuyama's Aru Hi Inu no Kuni kara Tegami ga Kite.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

After most of the talk was about the worldwide rollout through Daisuki this fall, a bit more news has landed via the official site for Concrete Revolutio about the cast. We got the bulk of the main cast previously but now it's been revealed that K...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is confirmed today that the all-new feature film Love Live! The School Idol Movie had attracted 1. 5 million audience in Japan by August 1, in 50 days since its release on June 13, earning an astonishing 2.


For the second consecutive week, HERO retains the number 1 spot at the box office. The Boy and The Beast also remains at number 2. The box office ranking this week does not feature any new movie releases.

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The Premium Bandahi shop has opened pre-orders for the S. H. Figuarts Omegamon (Our War Game Ver. ) from the Digimon Adventure: Our War Game film. View post on imgur. com Also known as Omnimon in the American English dub, this figure was previousl...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Studio 4°C's (TekkonKinkreet, Genius Party, the Berserk movies, the newer Thundercats) KickStarter campaign seeking $150,000 to crowdfund production of the "Red Ash -Magicicada"- anime short is down to its final day, and for the home stretch, it's...

Spike Chunsoft's Danganronpa series-which currently has two main visual novel entries and an action spin-off-is one of many to make the leap to a stage play adaptation. Super Danganronpa 2 ~Sayonara Zetsubo Gakuen~ (Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair ...

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The official website for the upcoming iOS/Android app The IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls: Starlight Stage released a new PV today. The IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls: Starlight Stage is now accepting pre-registration for players.

Crunchyroll Brittany Vincent

The popular Danbo robot from Yotsuba&! has been converted into several special electronic items and memorabilia so far, but now you can purchase a special Danbo router! The Danboard Wireless Lan Router: DB-WRT01 is developed by Planex Communicatio...

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Taito announced a new game in the robot fish shmup series for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and PC that's scheduled to come out this winter in Japan. Darius Burst: Chronicle Saviours will have new modes, new music from Zuntata, and new bosses f...

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2 Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 1 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 2 Flares × Before One Punch Man one-shots his way though bad guys this October 2015, the Bandai Visual Youtube channel has started streaming the anime's latest promotional vid...

A collaboration cafe between Sanrio's character project Show By Rock! ! and The Guest Cafe & Diner in Shibuya Parco is now open. The cafe features, of course, an original menu, and limited merchandise is also being sold.

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In celebration of Digimon Adventure's 15th anniversary, Bandai is releasing a new replica of the Digivice, which is inspired by the upcoming Digimon Adventure Tri. animated movie series. The Digivice plays Butter-Fly for 90 seconds and can also pl...


SEKAI NO OWARI will release their double A-side single, "SOS/Present", on September 25. "SOS" is the theme song to "Attack on Titan End of the World", the follow-up to the live action "Attack on Titan".

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Fate Stay Night Unlimited Blade Works The slate of series available on Netflix when it comes to anime is kind of varied and all over the map at times, but new additions continue to roll in each month. With August here, four new series have now beg...

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By Sato . August 3, 2015 . 7:10am Monster Hunter X runs on the same engine as Monster Hunter 4, but it brings flashy moves with Hunting Arts and unique characteristics with Hunting Styles. The latest series of videos demonstrates what the weapons ...

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