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Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Last year was a totally bizarre year at Konami. One of the oddest moments was when game creator Akira Sakuma tweeted that his long-running train series Momotaro Dentetsu was officially over after a very public feud with Konami.

METANORN Overcooled

Sep2 Yes, hoodies are just that good of a disguise. Sorry guys, I was away on vacation so I have to cram a bunch of episodes into one post. Uhh. . . enjoy? After completely blowing up the school and putting on a dazzling display in the sky, it mak...

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GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Kodansha announced that Attack on Titan has more than 60 million copies in print. Just last year the series had 52 million copies in print. Whether the numbers are just for Japan or worldwide was not made clear, but it is a milestone achievement H...

Episode 8 The showdown between Ritsu and Shigeo begins now. . . Just thankfully it doesn't. I said on Twitter that when I sat down and watched Episode 1 I thought it would just be a anime I watched weekly that made me laugh.

Anime Herald Seth Burn

Interview With Hideki "Henry" GotoLocation: Anime Expo 2016Interview Date: 7/3/2016 I was very surprised when I received an email asking if I was interested in interviewing Aniplex of America president Hideki "Henry" Goto.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Shueisha announced today that Osamu Akimoto's comedy manga series Kochira Katsushika-ku Kameari Kouen Mae Hashutsujo, KochiKame for short, will end its serialization in the upcoming 42nd issue of Weekly Shonen Jump to be released on September 17.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

White Fox opened revealed the new series Matoi the Sacred Slayer back in July and confirming that it would be a part of the fall season. Now, the official site has updated once again to reveal that the show will debut on Tokyo MX on October 4th, 2...

Disaster has continued to mount in the horrific world of Berserk, with the situation reaching a catastrophic scale that has naturally made many viewers hope that the anime's conclusion will be (somewhat) positive, an unlikely outcome considering t...

Siliconera Sato

Sega recently announced Sega 3D Fukkoku Arhcives 3: Final Stage for Nintendo 3DS, as the last of their 3D Classics Collection series. The company has followed up with more info on the title. In addition to the give titles that are currently availa...

Siliconera Sato

Arc System Works showed off the latest of their upcoming fighter, BlazBlue: Central Fiction, with a look at its TV spot featuring some of its animated scenes and gameplay. The game features new characters with the recently revealed Mai Natsume fro...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . September 2, 2016 . 10:30am The release date and pricing for the English version of Steins;Gate's Apple iOS port has been confirmed. On September 9, 2016, people will be able to get Steins;Gate EN for the iPhone and iPod Touch and Stein...

Siliconera Sato

During a livestream today, it was announced that the Cubetype-developed action game Touhou Koubutou V is headed to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita In Japan for 3,000 yen. [Thanks, Game Jouhou. ] The specs show that it'll feature 1 to 2 players ...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Final Fantasy XV introduces gun and Machinery weapons Latest information from Weekly Jump. The latest issue of Weekly Jump has new details on Final Fantasy XV's weapons. Get the information below. Gun - From simple pistols to rifles that fire at l...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . September 2, 2016 . 5:35am The Team Shanghai Alice and Twilight Frontier-developed competitive fighting game, Touhou Shinpiroku ~ Urban Legend in Limbo is releasing for PS4 in Japan on December 8, 2016.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Atlus has updated the official Persona 5 website with details on the game's ninth party member, Akechi Goro, and more about what you'll do after school, difficulty levels, and the in-dungeon "Safe Room.

Momoiro Clover Z had their first TV performance of "The Golden History" on Japanese popular music TV program "Music Station" on the evening of September 2nd, and soon after that, they released the MV of it.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Sega has updated the official Yakuza 6 website with new information and screenshots of the PlayStation 4 action game's battle system. ■ Full Contact Melee Action While preserving the characteristics of the Yakuza series, in efforts to create "the ...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Gearbox Software has announced Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary World Tour, a high-definition remaster of the original Duke Nukem 3D with an all new, fifth episode. It will launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on October 11.

nerdbastards.com Adam A. Donaldson

Half the fun of any comic con is the wide variety of cosplay you can see on a given day. Sure, there are a lot of regulars like Spider-Man, Deadpool, and the Joker, but the truly creative set themselves apart with elaborate recreations of anime or...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

It may have taken a while, but the gang at Behold Studios are now closer to helping Chroma Squad achieve its new form on the home consoles. Thanks to the help of Bandai Namco, the game will morph its way to the PS4, Xbox One, PS Vita, iOS and Andr...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With the planned fifty-episode Twin Star Exorcists series moving right along, the events are picking up and now Avex Pictures has brought out a new minute long trailer for the arc that's getting bigger and more crazy as it goes along.

The anime adaptation of Chica Umino's March Comes in Like a Lion shogi manga-which is being directed by Puella Magi Madoka Magica's Akiyuki Shinbo-now has a premiere date. According to the official website, the TV series will premiere on NHK Gener...

"I know I'm supposed to hate this guy. . . but I can't! " So howled (or so we'd like to imagine, anyway) the fans who filled out the latest poll from data wizards Charapedia, who, for the latest round of anime polling, have asked their followers, ...

September is already here, and that means this is the month in which Utada Hikaru's new album, "Fantôme", is finally being released! To make the wait a little bit easier, she has released the MV for one of its singles, "Hanataba wo Kimi ni", theme...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The recently revived plans for a TV anime tie-in with Hobby Japan and figures maker OrchidSeed's line of Niθ (Queen's Blade's Alice, Samurai Girls) designed Seven Deadly Sins cast-off bishoujo figures, featuring girls personifying the capital vice...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Another of fall's original anime is magic girl series Flip Flappers, now set to debut on Tokyo MX, AT-X and Sun TV on October 6th, followed by BS Juji on the 9th. Animator Kiyotaka Oshiyama (Space Dandy) directs the Studio 3Hz production about Coc...

Jake asks: By now DVD's have been on the market for over 20 years and Blu-ray disks for over a decade and I have been thinking about how much technology has changed in that time. It has me wondering about the technical, under the hood changes DVD'...

Established Japanese musician MIYAVI has provided his many loyal listeners with an animated music video featuring his song "Fire Bird", which has naturally focused on a feminine fiery phoenix that seemingly has not set the hearts of viewers ablaze...

Tentenko, the most eclectic and prolific of the ex-members of BiS, has thrown open the Pandora's Box that is the MV for her first single since joining TOY'S FACTORY/MIYA TERRACE, "Houkago Sympathy" (release date: August 31)!

Gematsu Sal Romano

Idea Factory International has released the second of three story trailers for its upcoming dungeon RPG MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death. Here's the setup for the third trailer: "Five lights, five Machina Mages.

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