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August 8, 2015, 3:30 AM
August 8, 2015, 3:30 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

How's this for a cosplay of William Birkin's second mutated form from Resident Evil 2? Pretty damn accurate. That also means it looks gross. Impressive, sure, but yucky. The work of cosplayer Gai, who specializes in large suit outfits, is so good ...

RocketNews24 Joan Coello

Singapore is an island country so small you can barely see it on the world map. But despite its modest size, Singapore is among the most globalised countries you'll ever visit, one of the world's major commercial hubs, and sees over 15 million tou...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Production I. G is gearing up to launch a site for a TV anime adaptation Koji Yanagi's Mystery Writers of Japan Award and Yoshikawa Eiji Prize for New Writers award winning World War II mystery novel Joker Game.

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

Is it me or was this week's Animator Expo short a bit weak on the humor side? Who knows, it might have to do with my lack of experience with Showa era comedy skits. Then again, "Comedy Skit 1989" made me giggle during some of the random segments s...

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In every anime season, there are series we drop as early as episode 1, series we watch until episode 3 or 4 before dropping, and there are series we would want to continue watching until the series ends its run.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the anime adaptation project based on Haruko Kumota's rakugo (traditional storytelling performance)-themed manga Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju today announced that a TV anime series will be aired in MBS' midnight programming...

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The official website for the Garo anime announced that Masakazu Katsura will design the characters for the upcoming second anime series, Garo -Moon of Crimson-. The website teased his designs with a key visual of the characters in silhouette.


The "Love and Sex" issue of anan is a popular yearly edition. Year after year, desirable male stars strip off their clothes to tantalize readers. Past issues have featured sexy photoshoots from the likes of Yamashita Tomohisa, Sakurai Sho, and Kim...

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

It was announced that Netoge no Yome wa Onnanoko ja Nai to Omotta? ranobe series gets anime adaptation: Netoge no Yome wa Onnanoko ja Nai to Omotta? tells the story of Hideki Nishimura, who is a fan of online games.

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

You know, it feels kind of weird to see the Toei ocean wave sequence appear before a Garage Hero project. Nevertheless, it's great to see that Bueno and his group got to team up with them and YouTube Space to create Ayakashi Zamurai.

With the news of the Owarimonogatari anime slated for this October, a new figure of Shinobu Oshino from the Monogatari series has been revealed by Kotobukiya. Thedonut loving super vampire Shinobu Oshino is shown enjoying her favorite donut while ...

Siliconera Chris Priestman

Leyou Technology, a Chinese company, has finalized a deal to acquire SNK Playmore. It plans to branch SNK Playmore's games into other media following the "Marvel formula," such as comics, movies, and television (thanks DreamCancel).

Aice⁵ (Aice5) recently announced their return to celebrate their 10th anniversary! Unit Aice⁵ formed in 2005 by Yui Horie along with other voice actors Asano Masumi, Kimura Madoka, Kanada Akemi and Takahashi Chiaki.

io9 Frank Fuller - The Conversation

At the end of Katsuhiro Otomo's dystopian Japanese anime film Akira, a throbbing, white mass begins to envelop Neo-Tokyo. Eventually, its swirling winds engulf the metropolis, swallowing it whole and leaving a skeleton of a city in its wake.

Forbes Ollie Barder
JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

And faster than Drive's 3x shift up mode, a scanned image of a pamphlet for the upcoming Kamen Rider X Kamen Rider Ghost & Drive Movie Wars 2016 (tentative title) has surfaced! No translation has been handed out for the second image but the first ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Netflix makes its first foray into Asia on September 2nd with the launch of its streaming service in Japan. Content includes its originals, like Marco Polo and Daredevil, as well as the adaptation of Tsutomu Nihei's Knights of Sidonia, which the s...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Just as the film debuts in Japan, two new commercials have been revealed for the Boruto -Naruto the Movie- anime film, the newest instalment in Masashi Kishimoto's Naruto franchise. The first commercial features the protagonists of the new generat...

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Mikako Takahashi will join the cast of Shokugeki no Soma as Jun Shiomi. She will debut along with Junichi Suwabe as Akira Hayama. The other prominent cast members for the upcoming arc that were announced last month: Junichi Suwabe as Akira Hayama,...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . August 7, 2015 . 11:00am 7th Dragon III Code: VFD will take you through its three time periods of the past, the present, and the future. Sega's latest trailer for the upcoming Nintendo 3DS title takes us on a short tour of the game's thr...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Toho today posted a 140-second new PG12 (Parental guidance requested for young people under 12 years) version PV for the two-part live-action film adaptation of Hajime Isayama's mega hit manga series Attack on Titan.

The official website for 5pb. Games' Steins;Gate 0 project announced on Thursday that Kanako Itou is performing the opening theme song and Zwei is performing the ending theme song. Kanoko Itou previously performed theme songs for the Steins;Gate t...

Atlus USA began streaming two additional character videos for its upcoming Persona 4: Dancing All Night PS Vita game on Thursday. The videos preview the English dub for the characters Kanji Tatsumi and Yosuke Hanamura.

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Back in June 2015, SEGA shared the first instalment of a three part interview series for their upcoming digital-exclusive and English-localised release of Yakuza 5 on the PlayStation 3. After more than a month, the second instalment has now been r...

Siliconera Sato

"We can certainly say to people: it's not going to be 2017. It's going to be before that. " Final Fantasy XV is in development for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Video game stories from other sites on the web.

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Now that Super Hero Taisen GP: Kamen Rider #3 is now available on Blu-ray and DVD, here are some clips coming from the film, which highlights the returning Kamen Riders! The first clip features Kotaro Minami transforming into Kamen Rider BLACK and...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Next week's Shonen Jump 37/38 double issue is set to introduce World Trigger's cast for the female Nasu Unit. Houko Kuwashima (Space Dandy's Scarlett) is leader Rei Nasu with Umeka Shōji as attacker Yūko Kumagai and Chihiro Ikki as sniper Akane Hi...

Giorno Giovanna, Guido Mista, Pannacotta Fugo, Narancia Ghirga This year's combined 37th and 38th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump will announce on Monday that Giorno Giovanna, Guido Mista, Pannacotta Fugo, and Narancia Ghirga are joining th...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Each August, over a half a million people descend on Tokyo Big Sight for Comic Market. That's a lot of people to contend with, and it's brutally hot outside and in the convention center. If you are attending, here are some important guidelines to ...

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