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The official website for the upcoming Sword Art Online the Movie: Ordinal Scale has revealed that the anime film will have its theatrical release in Spring 2017. The film will release in Japan in over 150 theatres.

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Pokémon GO began its launch last week and saying that it's been successful is a bit of an understatement, as the game has helped Nintendo get its best one-day move for the stock since 1983, according to Bloomberg's David Ingles.

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One thing to keep in mind about anime production is that the people working in the industry are all adults - meaning that there's usually a touch of a grown-up's perspective, even in stories dealing with childhood.

The new One Piece film, Gold, is on its way, and though millions of fans would no doubt see the film without a single yen spent on advertising, the hype machine is nonetheless choogling through its motions.

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Japanese character goods marker Cospa is preparing for the summer edition of the major figures event Wonder Festival, taking place July 24th, at Chiba's Makuhari Messe International Exhibition Hall. Along with [email protected] Cinderella Girls, G...

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Today's Dead or Alive Festival in Osaka has revealed a slate of plans for the DEAD OR ALIVE 5 Last Round fighting game. There's a big one coming July 19th with an Attack on Titan collaboration. This includes titan attack stages, along with Trainin...

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Another update for the Zyuohger DX line from our dearest friends from GreatToysOnline, here it is folks! Presenting Zyuoh Whale's personal mecha and probably the colossus of the series, Dodekaioh! Seeing that it is a whale-based mecha, it is witho...

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Even in Pokemon Go, you have to ignore your trio of Pokemon starters by walking around until they respawn 4 times to get the option of Pikachu as a starter. It's just one of many reasons why Pikachu is and always has been a jerk.

lyrical school blow up the spot with superior firepower in the MV for "Summer Foundation" (release date: July 6)! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Contributor Wanted! ! Filmed on the evening of July 2nd, the members of lyrical school perform wit...

Wedding bells ring! Captain of the Japanese National Football team Makoto Hasebe (32) and model Arisa Sato (27) registered their marriage on the 9th July. The couple has been "officially" dating for three years (knowing each other for five - or so...

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Announced at the annual Industry Panel at Anime Expo 2016, Funimation revealed that they have acquired exclusive international rights to home entertainment, video on demand and broadcast distribution for Drifters, the new anime based on the manga ...

Hardcore Gamer Derrick Bettis on July 9, 2016

A new trailer has appeared for Tales of Beseria and it's a beauty. Not only does it feature beautiful anime cutscenes for the upcoming PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 title but it also shows off gameplay.

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Jul11 Sweetness and Light? Well the answer to the big question this episode is: 12 minutes and 10 seconds, give or take a few seconds and a flashback somewhere in the middle of that. . . They came in with a Mirror Ball If there is a voice actress ...

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Nowhere to go but up? A horse of a different color? It's neither hot, nor cold? Slow and steady wins the race? Damn the torpedoes? I'm sure there's some sort of truism that cover's this premier. . . We got us a disaffected main character.

The first episode of TCG-gone-anime Ange Vierge has wasted no time delivering an abundance of sexy bathing service to watchers, perhaps one of their few means of attracting the attention of individuals who are not already fans of the TCG.

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Studio Ghibli is most certainly Japan's most well known animation studio. Recently, they have opened an exhibition at the Roppongi Hills Mori Tower. It is called the "Ghibli Exhibition ~ From Nausicaa to their newest work, The Red Turtle", and Roc...

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Love Live! Sunshine! ! Episode 2 Chika continues to chase after her dream (and her other future group members) while also trying to come up with her first song. What They Say: Episode 2: Catch the Transfer Student!

All we can say is, "This is going to be soooo Cute! ! " We all know that Kirby from the popular game series is a seriously adorable character. So we guess it's not surprising at all that a Kirby-themed cafe will be opening this summer in August.

The official website of the anime adaptation of Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) manga has revealed that the upcoming second season will air in Spring 2017. The first visual was revealed, alongside the announcement that the ca...

So technically this is the second episode of Tales of Zestiria that aired this season but I decided to go with the Anime's way of naming things. The first episode was the episode 0 so here we are, episode 1.

Curiously, episode 10 of Tales of Zestiria the X starts more or less where episode 00 left off, which makes one wonder why they couldn't have started the numbering at 01 like sensible people. I suppose this is for the benefit of game players, for ...

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Sega's latest vocaloid rhythm game, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X, may have already hit the PS Vita, but it is still yet to hit the PS4. The PlayStation 4 version is set for release in 25th August, and Sega's official Miku channel has started strea...

The white heron is the symbol of the Himeji prefecture, and the Himeji castle is nicknamed Shirasagi-jō, which means "White Heron Castle". The prefecture's flower symbol, a species of orchid, is also related to the heron because it is said to look...

The "Feel Japan in Vietnam" festival will feature popular symbols of Japanese culture, Hello Kitty, Geisha and Ninja, in HCM City this week. The two-day event will feature a Japanese tea ceremony and traditional performance by Maiko (apprentice Ge...

Fukigen na Monokean follow Ashiya Hanae (Kaji Yuki), a high school boy who one day finds himself indefinitely stuck to a fuzzy, animal-like demon. The creature saps all of his energy and vigor. . . right in time for his first day of high school.

The next part of Toukiden 2's brief animated series has introduced more of its unique characters, making sure to also include the franchise's gargantuan monsters that many have rather unfairly labeled a "rip-off" of Monster Hunter.

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Bandai Namco showcased the latest of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 at Japan Expo 2016 this weekend in Paris, France, with a look at a new video showcasing avatar transformations. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 is releasing in North America on October 25 for Pl...

'問題がある人たち / さよなら内巻くん' (Mondai ga Aru Hitotachi / Sayonara Uchimaki-kun) "These People Have Problems" / "Goodbye, Uchimaki-kun" Kono Bijutsubu ni wa Mondai ga Aru! was one of the anime I was most anticipating this season, even if my expectations fo...

Having recently emerged from Anime Expo 2016, international visual novel publisher MangaGamer has a lot of news to provide regarding progress on Supipara and new titles/partners in the works. Supipara When MangaGamer released Minori's visual novel...

Here's something we modern humans tend to forget: attacking at night used to be fatally difficult. Before light bulbs, spotlights, and infrared goggles, darkness wasn't a cloak we could wrap around us to allow for a stealthy assault.

I love a good fantasy, whether it be books or live-action or anime - I love something otherworldly, yet with clear inspirations and connections to our reality. Political fantasies are my ultimate favourite, but I'm content with a good war-torn sto...

The latest glimpse at 7th Dragon III Code: VFD has deftly introduced its various classes and their appearances, dutifully revealing the game's other features as well to give both familiar fans and newcomers alike an idea on what to expect out of t...

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