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October 21, 2015, 7:00 AM
October 21, 2015, 7:00 AM
SlashGear Adam Westlake - Oct 20, 2015

This year mark's the 20th anniversary of the extremely popular anime Neon Genesis Evangelion in Japan, and that means the product tie-ups and promotions have been almost non-stop this year in the country.

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.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

One of the more charming and well-done character drama's from the past several seasons is now on track for a live-action adaptation with One Week Friends getting the nod. An early scan from the newest Gangan Joker magazine has surfaced online and ...

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...

Siliconera Sato

It's been revealed that Sega recently registered a trademark for "Aoki Kakumei no Valkyria," which roughly translates to "Valkyria of the Blue Revolution. " [Thanks, Hachima. ] While there's no telling whether this trademark has anything to do wit...

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. jrharbort

Some news leaks on a few game news blogs have revealed a few interesting details about the upcoming Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X title for the PS4 and PS Vita: Five new songs and modules. These include.

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

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...

Siliconera Sato

Sony Computer Entertainment announced limited edition versions for Bandai Namco's upcoming action shooter Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme VS Force. The above is a look at the Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme VS Force Premium Box edition PlayStation Vita co...

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...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix are also hosting an event that will allow players to try out the game before its launch on November 14 and 15. Applications for the event are being taken through the Final Fantasy Portal App.

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...

moetron pKjd

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.

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.

Japanator Anthony Redgrave

Creator of Himouto! Umaru-chan had recently announced the publication of a spinoff manga to his popular series about the perfect high school girl turned slacker whenever she is at home. The main star of this new series was also voted the most popu...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

Haruhichan's blog Olivia Lynn

Yandere Simulator is a stealth game about stalking a boy and secretly eliminating any girl who seems interested in him, while maintaining the image of an innocent schoolgirl. If gossip, bullying, and murder suicide weren't enough to satisfy your y...

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...

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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.


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...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

We learned back in August that the manga series from Sorata Akiduki Snow White with the Red Hair would be getting a manga bundled limited edition early next year. Now Warner Bros. Japan has revealed a minute long first-look at it that will definit...

Siliconera Casey

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.

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 ...

Tech Times Tech Times

An interview with the British Broadcasting Corporation revealed that it took a long time before Hajime Isayama was able to find a publisher that will accept 'Attack on Titan. ' Isayama revealed how he conceived of the gigantic abominations in the ...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

Back when first wrote about Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans, I noted that the show's more morally ambiguous, grittier approach seemed to set it apart from its peers in mainline Gundam fiction.

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...

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