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September 16, 2015, 5:00 AM
September 16, 2015, 5:00 AM
New School Kaidan David Chang

The girls of Gacharic Spin touched down at this years J-Pop Summit and brought concert-goers along for one hell of a ride. Celebrating their 5th anniversary this year, Gacharic Spin is known as one of the most aggressive and flamboyant all-female ...

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By Casey . September 15, 2015 . 3:44am Square Enix announced a new Kingdom Hearts remix title for the PlayStation 4, Kingdom Hearts HD 2. 8: Final Chapter Prologue, at the SCEJA Press Conference today.

Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto confirmed during a conference for the intrepid plumber's 30th anniversary that the 1993 Super Mario Bros. film was right all along. In one scene from the film, Mario (Bob Hoskins) and Luigi (John Leguizamo) check in ...

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Alright little kiddies, it's that time of the year again! Yes, it's that time again when dukemon22 gives us some rumors about the upcoming new Super Sentai series so read on after the break! And here's what dukemon22 has for us: The 40th anniversa...

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By Sato . September 15, 2015 . 3:14am Sony had two big announcements to start out their SCEJA Press Conference 2015, with Gravity Rush Remastered and Gravity Rush 2 for PlayStation 4. Here's a look at both of their trailers.

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Making it to the Strawberry Stage of @JAM EXPO is a checkpoint in the careers of the hottest rising acts of the idol scene in Japan. For some it may be the first time for them to step on to such a large stage, as it is usually reserved for groups ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Kadokawa has posted a new preview and visual for fall's anime adaptation of Touki Yanagimi's supernatural battle-themed light novel series AntiMagic Academy "The 35th Test Platoon". Afilia Saga (Hyperdimension Neptunia: The Animation, My Mental Ch...

With the Himouto! Umaru-chan's Umaru nendoroid released earlier this month by Good Smile Company, one collector, Sushi Kuihoudai, got this new Umaru nendoroid and had fun with it in a hilarious series of images.

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By Casey . September 15, 2015 . 2:56am At the SCEJA Press Conference, SNK Playmore announced that King of Fighters XIV was in production for PlayStation 4, and is expected to release in 2016. Here is a look at the new trailer.

Did an anime series, three films, a live-action TV series and a musical leave you thinking, "man, I could really use some more Death Note? " If so, you are in luck: the series with "death" in the title that never dies will be back with another liv...

A new visual for the upcoming anime adaptation of NisiOisin's Owarimonogatari has been revealed as a double page spread in the October 2015 issue of the Japanese anime magazine NewType. You can purchase this issue of NewType magazine here.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Netflix has revealed how they'll be handling the 13 episode anime series Ajin: Demi-Human when it lands next year as part of its investment in Japan this year. Netflix and Polygon Pictures together announced the world's leading Internet TV network...

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Following a look at Gravity Rush for PlayStation 4, which will release later this year, Sony revealed Gravity Rush 2 for PS4, which will release next year. Read more stories about Gravity Rush 2 & PlayStation 4 on Siliconera.

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Square Enix is working on a new Final Fantasy Adventure game, and it's been revealed that the title is in development for PlayStation Vita. The information comes from SCEJA's Tokyo Game Show 2015 website, which shows Seiken Densetsu: Final Fantasy...

A brand new promotional video has been released for the upcoming Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterunda. (The Anthem of the Heart -Beautiful Word, Beautiful World-) anime film. The new video gives us a further glimpse at the movie and also previews the endi...

Istoryadista J.P. Canonigo

Two years ago, the Philippine-Chinese Taipei relations have hit an all-time low after heightened tensions between both countries over the "shooting" death of a Taiwanese fisherman over the disputed seas north of the Philippines.

Anime Read More Amagi Brilliant Park Added to AnimeLab Service Read More Hanabee Announce October 2015 Anime Release Slate Read More Aniplex of America to Publish Import Edition of Persona 3 the Movie #3: Falling Down in January 2016 Read More Ani...

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Square Enix announced during the SCEJA 2015 Press Conference that SaGa: Scarlet Grace is in the works for PS Vita, and will release in 2016. Video game stories from other sites on the web. These links leave Siliconera.

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By Casey . September 15, 2015 . 1:30am Square Enix revealed the latest trailer for World of Final Fantasy during the SCEJA Press Conference 2015. Here's a look. World of Final Fantasy will be released in 2016 for PlayStation 4 and the Vita.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming trilogy anime film project based on Gamon Sakurai's Ajin sci-fi action manga series has updated with a new main visual and a 90-second full trailer introducing the theme song "Yoru wa Nemurerukai?

Siliconera Sato

Similar to the Super Mario Maker game, it's a unique stage with a layout that changes each time you play. With many parts and layouts, you can expect there to be quite the variety in looks. A "hand" will appear to fix any broken blocks that get de...

Image courtesy of IDW Publishing. © 2014 Toho Co. , Ltd. Source: IDW Publishing Special Thanks to Kahlil Schweitzer A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE IDW Publishing has provided SciFi Japan with a preview of their Godzilla: Rulers of Earth Vol.

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Vanillaware revealed 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim at the SCEJA Press Conference 2015. The game's first trailer shows some of the characters and mecha by the developers of Dragon's Crown. 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim is in development for PlayStation 4 and P...

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By Casey . September 14, 2015 . 9:30am Square Enix recently released a new trailer for their upcoming Final Fantasy XI spinoff, Final Fantasy Grandmasters, an online RPG for smartphones. The trailer shows miniaturized versions of XI's races, inclu...

The Tokyo Reporter Kenichiro Takafuji

The Kinugawa River topped its banks in Joso City last week IBARAKI (TR) - Citizens of Joso City are facing difficulties beyond the severe flooding that struck Ibaraki Prefecture last week. As of September 13, dozens of incidents of theft had been ...

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Banpresto's Banpresto Figure Colosseum - Figure King Summit Showdown lets figure sculptors strut their stuff and fans to choose which figure thay want Banpresto to release, and after opening the voting last month, here are the results: Banpresto F...

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You've probably heard of Japan's maid cafes, butler cafes, manga cafes, and even tsundere or yandere cafes, but have you ever heard of a wife cafe? That's because this unique new concept has been created by the Japanese theme cafe, Ore no Yome, wh...

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