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December 30, 2015, 7:00 AM
December 30, 2015, 7:00 AM
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The first preview for the upcoming second season anime adaptation of Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) manga has been released. The video is of the brand new ending scene of the first anime, which has been added for the Attack ...

The first promotional video for the recently announced anime project based on Kentarou Miura's Berserk manga has been previewed. It is currently an off-cam version of the video that was recently shown at the Comiket 89 event.

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By Casey . December 28, 2015 . 9:30am A couple years back, Square Enix held a special in-game event in Final Fantasy XIV to help promote the release of Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. During these "Lightning Strikes" events, players were ab...

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Sui Ishida's manga career has been like a dream. Tokyo Ghoul was his first serialized series, and it sold 6. 9 million copies in 2014. He has since been expanding the Tokyo Ghoul franchise with the one volume Tokyo Ghoul: Jack, the sequel series T...

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Are you a fan of Kyary Pamyu Pamyu? Then perhaps you'll like her new "little sister" Hamada Bamyu Bamyu, Japan's latest quirky pop sensation. ▼ Kyary Pamyu Pamyu teaches her lil' sis how to pose cutely for the camera.

By Joseph Luster Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 12/29/2015 Director Tsutomu Mizushima (Shirobako, Girls und Panzer) is teaming up with writer Mari Okada (Lupin III: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine, anohana) at Diomedéa on a new TV ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Next year is Pokémon's 20th anniversary. To mark the event, the card game's first starter pack is getting a re-release. Originally, the card game first went on sale in October 1996, and this reissue will be out next February in Japan for 1,300 yen...

Chika Chika Idol, the original CGI animation project which is currently seeking investment through crowdfunding has now launched an English language version of its website. The animation will be directed by Hiroshi Nishikiori who is well known for...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

There have been more than a few great anime this past winter, spring, summer, and fall. But now, as the year comes to a close, it's time to look back one last time and pick the five best anime series of 2015.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

If you ever need inspiration for wedding invitations and like JRPGs, here's a good place to start. According to Buzz News, some folks named Kenta and Ayano sent out Dragon Quest themed wedding invitations in PlayStation 2 boxes.

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Thanks to the holidays, last week's 2016 3/4 double issue was the final Shonen Jump to hit Japanese shops this year. It follows the November 30th release of the 2015 issue 53. Between the two, as of today, if you go by calendar date or cover date,...

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TMS Entertainment released the first official PV for the "girls-on-motorcycles" anime Bakuon! ! , which will be aired next spring. The post Bakuon! ! Anime Trailer appeared first on Sugoi! Anime Blog.

Koda Kumi (倖田來未) is getting ready to release compilation album WINTER of LOVE and revealed a preview music video for new song On And On. The ballad collection contains two new songs along with 15 previously released ones including her first #1 cha...

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One might think that high fashion and Final Fantasy are two terms that have nothing to do with each other. However, a new (and oh-so-surprising) collaboration between Japanese gaming giant, Square Enix and French high-end fashion company, Louis Vu...

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Here's a new version of promo video for one of the potential hits of upcoming season, Shoujo-tachi wa Kouya wo Mezasu, which was presented at the Comiket. The post Shoujo-tachi wa Kouya wo Mezasu Extended Anime Trailer appeared first on Sugoi!

The official website for the upcoming anime film based on the Kantai Collection franchise has launched a new visual. The visual was previously spotted at Kokusai-Tenjijo Station railway station ahead of December 29-31's Comiket 89.

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By Casey . December 28, 2015 . 7:30am Inti Creates have released the latest update to Azure Striker Gunvolt on Steam. This new update includes the Perma-Anthem Speedrun Mode, as well as leaderboards in conjunction with this new mode.

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By Chris Priestman . December 28, 2015 . 5:30pm It has been announced that the original Pokémon trading card game starter pack will be re-released in Japan on February 27th 2016 (thanks AnimeNewsNetwork).

Sharing one of their last anime acquisition announcements for 2015, North American anime publisher Sentai Filmworks have confirmed they hold the rights to Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories. This is an anime anthology which they claim "breathes ne...

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Japanese government data says nearly 4 in 10 Japanese men in their twenties and thirties have no sexual relations with the opposite sex and a quarter of single men in their thirties are actually virgins, and the blame for this is being laid on the...

The official website for the second anime adaptation of Haruichi Furudate's Haikyuu! ! has revealed a new promotional video for the second cour which previews the new opening theme. Osaka-based rock band Burnout Syndromes will perform the new open...

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Koei Tecmo recently shared some footage via Famitsu that shows us a closer look at Dead or Alive Xtreme 3's Soft Engine 2. 0 on PlayStation 4. Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 will release in Japan and Asia on February 25, 2016 for PlayStation 4 and PlaySta...

The official website for the upcoming TV anime based on Kouji Yanagi's spy mystery novel Joker Game began streaming the second promotional video on Monday. The video also revealed that the series will air in April 2016.

During Comiket 89 a new promotional video for the upcoming anime adaptation of Souichirou Shinno and Shirabi's Musaigen no Phantom World (Myriad Colors Phantom World) novel was previewed. In addition, Mai Kawakami from the upcoming anime has been ...

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The arrival of an official site and a promotional video has revealed an original anime series that will debut in April as part of the spring 2016 season with Mayoiga, The show has tasked Tsutomu Mizushima as the director working off the series com...

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"Gundam" manga and anime series are still getting the attention of its fans. Despite the ups and downs of this mecha anime, fans are sticking with the franchise. Both "Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt" and "Gundam Build Fighters" are making a buzz.

The end of the year is here and it's time for the tenth Annual Reader's Choice poll. Do you have a favorite series you'd like to see win? Are you just curious to see what everyone else enjoyed this year?

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The TV anime adaptation of one of the Naruto spinoff novels has been confirmed to premiere in March of 2016. The announcement of the good news was done in the combined 5th/6th issue of the Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine last Monday.

There were good-byes (Jon Stewart, David Letterman, "Mad Men") and hellos (Adele! ). "Star Wars" reawakened, and a ballerina and an unheralded Founding Father both hit the zeitgeist. But the pop-culture moment that fascinated us most?

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That epic fight between Saitama and Boros in the finale of one of this year's hottest anime, One Punch Man, has been one of the most talked about fights in Japanese animation for 2015. Renowned mangaka, Yusuke Murata, the co-mangaka of the new One...

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