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August 24, 2016, 4:00 PM
August 24, 2016, 4:00 PM
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Aug23 The spy and and the informant! But, which is which! ? This one was so cute! So cute, no one noticed all the corporate espionage going on. . . The secret to acting inconspicuous is to act SOOOOOOOO conspicuous.

Tencent has announced that they have put an esports anime into production in partnership with Yuewen. com. The series is called "The King's Avatar" or "Master of Skill" (no official English name has been revealed yet.

Comic Book Megan Peters

PokéFever has taken the world by storm following the release of Pokémon GO. The app has already become the most downloaded mobile app of all time, pushing Pokémon's publicity through the roof. But, apparently, the franchise just isn't popular enou...

Siliconera Asma

By Asma . August 23, 2016 . 6:30pm Idea Factory has announced Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls will be coming to the PlayStation Vita on October 18 in North America. The European release date is set a couple days later on October 21.

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Oricon has revealed its weekly ranking for August 8 to 14. Check out the results below! SEE ALSO: Oricon Weekly Charts for 8/1 ~ 8/7 [Single Weekly Ranking] 1. "Sekai ni wa Ai Shika Nai" - Keyakizaka46 : 8/10 (323,066)2.

Fullmetal Alchemist author Hiromu Arakawa's Silver Spoon manga has been on a couple extended hiatuses recently. The latest had it going on hiatus back in February after returning from an eight-month hiatus in January, and the series is finally pre...

@geekdotcom Michelle Nguyen

All hail Godzilla, the most famous giant monster to ever grace the big screen. Hot on the heels of the new Shin Godzilla movie that TOHO released last month, a new anime film has just been announced, to be released to theaters next year.

If the Rio 2016 closing ceremony showed us anything about what to expect from the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, it's that the Japanese will be leaning heavily on their pop culture icons - of which there are many.

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Kyoto Animation is adapting Yoshitoki Ooima's dramatical manga, A Silent Voice, into an anime film. The movie centers around a deaf girl and the boy who used to bully her, and KyoAni has just released two new videos, which were released with Japan...

After a few depressing episodes we get this upbeat and easygoing one, but it all feels like one big lie. The happier these characters become, the harder the struggle will become in the long-run, and the more harsh the final outcome.

Based on the extensive work of beloved manga creator Osamu Tezuka, Astro Boy: Edge of Time is a digital collectable card game that sees classic characters reimagined for the modern age. Osamu Tezuka is considered by some to be the Walt Disney of J...

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What You Need to Know: It has been announced that the much-anticipated anime movie adaptation of award-winning manga Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni (In This Corner of the World) will premiere on November 12 in Japan.

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Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress is the latest anime series to get the 1:1-scale statue treatment. If someone asked you to describe the recently concluded anime TV series Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress in six words or less, "Attack on Titan on a train...

Remember the joy when your favorite anime character arrives at your house as a beautifully crafted figure in a box and you can finally pose it with, well, all your other favorite anime characters? Thanks to Good Smile Company, fans of anime, manga...

Remember the Hologram Communication Robot Gatebox (Developed by Vinclu Inc. ) we previously introduced here on Otakumode News? Well we've got new news to share: A tech demo of Gatebox Home Live feat. Hatsune Miku is coming to Makuhari Messe!

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The first full promotional video has been released for the upcoming Yuri! ! ! On Ice original TV anime. The new video briefly introduces the main cast of the anime in a grand way. The anime itself is based on Sayo Yamamoto's 2015 Japan Animator Ex...

Siliconera Asma

By Asma . August 22, 2016 . 3:30pm Today, NIS America has announced Disgaea 2 is coming to PC via Steam on January 30, 2017. The game will also be playable on Macs. Titled Disgaea 2 PC, the game will come with all the content from Disgaea 2: Curse...

Karent (a music label for Crypton Future Media) have unleashed a spectacular musical album collection in honor of Hatsune Miku's upcoming 9th anniversary, containing 19 albums composed by 16 producers and bound to be an enticing treat for fans - a...

The Cygames Next 2016 event held in Tokyo has announced that a Granblue Fantasy anime is finally on its way, a revelation that will certainly instill waves of excitement online due to the game's ridiculous notoriety (and of course its many voluptu...

Siliconera Sato

Atlus shared the newest character TV spot for Persona 5, and this one highlights the first heroine revealed, Anne Takamaki, the party's femme fatale phantom thief. Anne is classmates with the protagonist and Ryuji, and joins them in their heists.

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The Alliance, organizers of Middle East Film and Comic Con, and the GAMES Middle East event is announcing a collaboration with Yas Island that will see the launch of ANI:ME, their third premiere project to hit the region.

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Sengoku Basara: Legend of Sanada Yukimura's latest trailer showcases more scenes and action featuring Yukimura, his brother Nobuyuki and father Masayuki with music by T. M. Revolution. Sengoku Basara: Legend of Sanada Yukimura will release in Japa...

Anime is a cultural phenomenon that began in Japan but spans many continents. Thoughty2 presents 35 interesting facts you didn't know about anime, manga and Studio Ghibli. SUBSCRIBE - New Vids Mon & Thurs: http://bit.

An announcement trailer for Princess Connect Re: Dive has managed to acquire some attention due to its riveting animation, an ever effective means of catering to otaku while hopefully ensuring brisk sales - though the game's moe charms may also he...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With the first manga bundled anime episode for Ajin from Gamon Sakurai released back on May 6th, 2016, we learned just before it that a second OAD had been scheduled. The second OAD is coming out with the ninth volume of the manga due out on Octob...

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Need to expand your wardrobe? We've got you covered. Check out some of these stylish anime shirts. 1. Anime Gears 2. Konohastuff 3. Teenormous 4. Offworld Designs 5. Perplexitees 6. 80stees 7. Look Human 8.

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Today, a Trust The Ministry site has put stars of classic Osamu Tezuka manga, including Astro Boy, Black Jack, Dororo's Hyakkimaru, the Phoenix, Ambassador Magma and Rock against a flaming background with the names of artists Hiroya Oku (Gantz, In...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Japanese distributor King Records announced a new Blu-ray new collection for Yosuga no Sora recently after originally releasing it on both DVD and Blu-ray as single discs back in 2010 and 2011. The new set is scheduled with a Blu-ray box set for S...

It is confirmed today that the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Hiroaki Samura's Mugen no Junin/Blade of the Immortal jidaigeki manga is officially set for a release in the Golden Week holiday period (between late April and early May) of 2017.

Siliconera Sato

We often hear about delays in games lately, but on the rare occasion publishers move up the release date by a couple weeks. This is the case with Kadokawa Games and Demon Gaze 2 for PS Vita. Demon Gaze 2 was previously announced as an October 13 r...

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