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October 21, 2015, 4:30 AM
October 21, 2015, 4:30 AM
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...

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.

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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...

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...

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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.

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...

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...

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...

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!


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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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. 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.

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...

Anime News Network's merchandise coverage sponsored by Omakase and Tokyo Otaku Mode. Yes, it's already time to start thinking about Christmas. The cosplay and character goods website Cospa is offering two baseball caps honoring the military-themed...

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.

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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 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 ...

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