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Engadget Nick Summers | @nisummers | 8 mins ago October 20th 2015 7:05 am

It's been 20 years since Shinji first piloted Unit-01 in the apocalyptic mecha anime Neon Genesis Evangelion. The series is still incredibly popular, and to celebrate its anniversary there's a new, themed Android smartphone for megafans to drool o...

Here are some quick things to keep in mind! Sales numbers are only for Japan. Sales numbers were taken from Animesuki. Some volumes failed to chart, so final numbers maybe a 100 to 200 shorter than actual final sale.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

We've seen the teaser images. We've seen the concept art. But nothing, I repeat nothing, can prepare you for seeing an actual Neon Genesis Evangelion bullet train. The bullet train won't be in service until next month in Japan, but today, it was s...

BBC Heather Chen and Mariko Oi BBC News

Media captionJapanese artist Hajime Isayama: ''I had a dream of no limits'' Man-eating giants called Titans are stalking the Earth, and what remains of humankind is cowering behind vast walls in a dystopian future.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

This year marked a huge change for American broadcaster CBS' Late Show. After 22 years of hosting the program, David Letterman finally stepped down, and the reins of the show were handed to Stephen Colbert, who took over in early September.

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Video game developer and publisher Konami denied an earlier report by The New Yorker that Metal Gear series creator Hideo Kojima had left Konami. Konami stated that "Kojima is currently taking an extended vacation, and is currently still registere...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Square Enix announced a release date for Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius, developer Alim's smartphone game that tosses characters from previous Final Fantasy games together in a quest for crystals that also features some newcomers.

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Studio Ghibli, Japan's famed animation house, has a remarkable talent for captivating audiences around the world with inspiring storylines and loveable characters. What really brings them all to life, however, are their animated backgrounds; beaut...

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Posted by pKjd on Oct 20, 2015 @ 3:59 am 20 Oct According to the official website, a new 'Nurse Witch Komugi-chan R' TV series has been announced for January 2016.

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According to creator SankakuHead, a new Himouto! Umaru-chan spinoff manga series, entitled 'Akita Imouto! Ebina-chan', has been announced. It will feature Nana Ebina; who won a popularity character poll a few months back on Nico Nico Seiga.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Spurred on by online discussions of similarities between The Asterisk War and Chivalry of a Failed Knight, Japanese anime fan and blogger Katoyuu decided to investigate to determine whether recent TV anime really were more packed with fan service ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The 11th issue of Akita Shoten's Young Champion Retsu, which is officially published today in Japan, announced that a TV anime adaptation of Mimana Orimoto's Bakuon! ! motorcycle-themed manga is in the works.

Bandai Namco will be releasing Sword Art Online: Lost Song on PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in the Americas on November 17, so we have a new English trailer previewing the virtual-virtual-reality action to come.

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The PV for Yuzu's new song "TOWA" has been uploaded onto their official YouTube channel. The duo released "TOWA" digitally on October 20. Set in a devastated world, the PV portrays a young girl's imagination that turns "the reality that makes you ...

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The Summer 2015 anime season has already ended last month, and without a doubt, the season fielded some of the best anime of the year. But which one was the best? The Japanese anime website, animeanime.

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

The robot revolution is coming, and when it arrives, they'll have an awful lot to be mad about, like making them dance for our amusement. But that's still a long way off as far as we can tell, so we might as well get as much enjoyment out of our s...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the teaser posted in August, Toho today released a 90-second trailer for the upcoming live-action feature film adaptation of Ayumi Ishii's historical manga Nobunaga Concerto. The film is produced for Fuji TV's 55th anniversary project, a...

Siliconera Chris Priestman

You get a choice of how many hours you'd like to torture them. The more you torture them the more their sanity will drop. But torturing for 12 hours or over means you'll skip school for that day and that will drop your reputation as Yandere-chan w...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With Rooster Teeth's CG RWBY getting a limited Japanese theatrical run Novamber 14th, then a home video release on December 9th, Dogs: Bullets & Carnage manga artist Shirow Miwa is on board to comicalize the series for seinen manga magazine Ultra ...

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3 Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 2 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 3 Flares × Namco's Namja Town indoor theme park in Ikebukuro is teaming up with Sailor Moon Crystal for a special collaboration menu and a "Sailor Moon Gallery" exhibit.

J-POP GO PaulB

The weekend ahead sees the PRESENTING JAPAN event taking place in London - 6 days of talks and activities covering a broad range of Japanese cultural topics. Sunday will be of most interest to J-Pop fans as HIROYUKI ITOH and DAITO MANABE will be p...

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By Casey . October 19, 2015 . 8:30am With the release of The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes just days away, The Legend of Zelda producer Eiji Aonuma gave us the latest look into the upcoming title's gameplay.

The official website of the Mobile Suit Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans anime has revealed that the TV series will be 25 episodes long, airing over two consecutive seasons. The site has revealed that there will be a total of 9 DVD and Blu-ray volumes ...

DVD/Blu-ray shipping October 27 Sentai Filmworks began streaming a preview of its English Dub of Black Bullet on Monday. The video features Chris Patton as Rentaro Satomi and Jay Hickman as Kagetane Hiruko.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Bandai Namco has posted a new promo for Pokkén Tournament, which is headed from arcades to international Wii U players in spring 2016. The game is also celebrating Halloween through November 3rd with a haunted mansion stage, witch and magician out...

Japanese rock band from Nagoya, SPYAIR, have posted a preview of their music video for "I'm a Believer," the opening theme for the second TV anime season of Haruichi Furudate's volleyball manga Haikyuu!

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The official website for Japanese auto makers, Subaru, has revealed their collaboration with anime studio, Gainax, for a very special itasha collaboration, which turns one of their WRX S4 cars into an itasha inspored by the Gainax anime, Wish Upon...

Marvelous also streams 2nd introduction video for game shipping on December 10 Marvelous began streaming a second introduction video and four short character videos on Monday for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 version of it and Examu's Nitrop...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

The creative team at Bibi Lab have been at it again. The inventive brand dedicated to bringing weird and wonderful items out into the world have delighted us with life-sized human-shaped pillows, mosquito net jumpsuits and even sailor-style school...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Stone Bridge Press is publishing a massive, 928 page biography of legendary manga author and animator Osamu Tezuka entitled The Osamu Tezuka Story: A Life in Manga and Anime. The book is written by Toshio Ban and Tezuka Productions and translated ...

This month's Minna no Kuji ("Lottery for Everybody"), a lottery that everyone can win, focuses on Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls. The main prizes are figures of the two leads, Komaru (who is honored as the Grand Prize) and Genoci...

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