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Siliconera Ishaan

Shin Megami Tensei IV is headed to North America, as Siliconera teased earlier this evening. (Congratulations to those of you that guessed right—although no one figured out our “Magi Event” anagram for Megaten IV!

JEFusion GekiDan

Similar to what happened to Naruto: Road to Ninja last year, “Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods” manages to rank on the 5th spot in the Overseas Box Office Charts, earning an estimate of US$ 7 million on its first weekend alone!

Pierrot animates show of humans vs. metallic beasts with 3DS game this winter CAPCOM announced a cross-media production called Gaist Crusher as part of its CAPCOM Kids Project on Tuesday. CAPCOM is not only developing Gaist Crusher as a Nintendo 3...

Japanator Elliot Gay

There was never any doubt in my mind that Atlus would bring Shin Megami Tensei IV to North America sometime this year. While the Persona series has seemingly eclipsed it in terms of overall popularity, the Shin Megami Tensei games are excellent an...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

There is no doubt that Dragon Ball is a world-wide phenomenon. Outside of the original manga, there have been several TV series in addition to the many original video animations. But beyond all that, there have been 17 Dragon Ball movies released ...

Following November's announcement that Nagian and 10ka Takei's supernatural harem comedy light novel series Kanojo ga Flag o Oraretara (She Folds the Flag) was set to be adapted into anime, the project's key staff now been revealed.

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Compile Heart's Hyperdimension Neptunia RPG series is getting ready to make the leap to anime, with David Production's adaptation set for a summer debut. The show features Masahiro Mukai (episode director on shows like Inu X Boku Secret Service an...

North American publisher Seven Seas Entertainment confirmed with ANN on Monday that it will release Kenichirō Takaki and Amami Takatsume's Senran Kagura: Skirting Shadows manga starting in November. The manga is based on the Senran Kagura ninja ac...

Earlier today Square Enix popped up a teaser site celebrating ten years. Of what, you ask? Well, the link is currently down, but that doesn't mean this isn't an important date in the company's history.

akinari-kun

Being the huge Sword Art Online fan I am, realizing that the creator of the entire SAO franchise would be featured as a guest at Sakura-Con 2013 made me absolutely ecstatic. Not only did we get a chance to interview Kawahara Reki at the convention...

New film from Marvel, Madhouse to ship in N. America on April 16 Entertainment news site IGN posted a new English trailer for Marvel and Studio Madhouse's Iron Man: Rise of Technovore film on Saturday.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

April Fool's Day is definitely a thing in Japan. And here is a round-up of some, certainly not all, of the country's internet pranks. Many of them are either game or geek related things, but not all of them.

Behind the Scenes of a Rock Lee Anime Spin-Off FightSee how episode 51's battle went down By Joseph Luster Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 4/1/2013 The super-deformed Naruto spin-off, Rock Lee & His Ninja Pals, may be cute, but i...

JEFusion GekiDan

Bandai Namco Games started streaming web advertisement for latest Mobile Suit Gundam game for the PlayStation 3, “Gundam Breaker”. The latest promo showcases the game's features, with the narration from Gundam G's Domon Kasshu.

JEFusion GekiDan

The official website for the drama anime series Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day started streaming the film's first trailer, along with a special video and a new promo. The compilation film will be a retelling of the anime series' story in Menm...

Having mostly ended, the best anime of the winter 2013 season have been thoroughly voted on by viewers – with a slight upset in place for Niku fans, and the expected mild drubbing for Kyo-Ani’s minimum opus… The ranking: 1.

This is the month for Compile Heart's RPG series, Mugen Souls, which will enjoy a new release on PlayStation 3 in the form of Mugen Souls Z. Last time, we saw some of the Hyperdimension Neptunia characters that are making their way into the game, ...

In what's surely thanks in part to a solid showing at PAX East, indie NES-style platformer Shovel Knight has been fully funded over at Kickstarter with 12 days to go. Developed by Yacht Club Games—a studio formed by former WayForward staff—Shovel ...

Grasshopper Manufacture and Kadokawa Games teamed up for more madness from Suda51, the mind behind games like No More Heroes and Shadows of the Damned. So far the result, Killer is Dead, is looking like the kind of wild experience we've come to ex...

While we usually bring news on Japanese pop culture, such as anime, manga, and other otaku culture, to the world, it goes without saying that this is not Japan's only forte. Japan has surprised the world on many occasions in the field of technolog...

A collaboration to boost more passenger on Chiba Urban Monorail and also to publicize the upcoming second season of Oreimo. A campaign was set up to make a Oreimo anime theme Monorail. Passenger who board this special monorail received an A4 size ...

Alafista

After a successful invasion of Okinawa, Darth Vadar has continued his invasion on the freezing Sapporo. This is part of the promotion for Tokyo Disneyland’s new Star Wars attraction.

Earth Star Entertainment's Comic Earth Star magazine began streaming the promotional video that formally announced the anime adaptation of ESE and Kiyohito Natsuki's Sekai de Ichiban Tsuyoku Naritai! (Sekai de Ichiban Tsuyoku Naritai!

Siliconera Ishaan

Eidos Montreal and Square Enix have released a new trailer for the upcoming Thief game in development for PC, PlayStation 4 and other next-generation consoles. The cinematic trailer shows the game’s protagonist Garrett performing one of his tradem...

[Video] Mirai Melancholic – Dance video released 0 Posted by Sir - April 1, 2013 - Entertainment, FEATURES, Specials, VIDEOS, Virtual Live Danny Choo just released this great Mirai dance video! From Danny’s facebook, this video is the MMD model of...

AFA Channel! tueac

Located at the Dhoby Ghaut Exchange, unit B1-38(Within the Dhoby Ghaut Train Station), the BONJAPAN STATION will be opening on the 6th of April at 12pm. BONJAPAN is the go-to station for food and beverages featuring 100% Japanese desserts, snacks ...

NY Otaku frasbob

Just arrived today, we have a Akiho Senomiya from the game / anime Robotics;notes! Will do the usual review of her. Here she is in her box And here is everything she comes with. She has two other faces, another pair of legs, arms, glasses, and als...

Recently, we interviewed TOM special creator Sheng Kixkillradio, who is known for her heartwarming figure photography. Read on for the interview! Creator Introduction Name: Sheng Gonzales, also known as Kixkillradio Experience: I started figure ph...

Within a Flash of Lightning Lightning Sabre

I'm back from Sakura-Con! And I'm really, really tired! So here is my first post for Sakura-Con. . . The loots! Unfortunately I didn't buy much from the con. . . I'm so into Persona 4 lately, so I got this Teddie/Kuma plushie that has a zipper whi...

During the final episode that was aired last week, a special TV announcement revealed that Magi’s side story ”Sinbad no Bōken” will now become a full manga series. Sinbad no Boken will published as a full manga series formally on May 8 on Weekly S...

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Alafista

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Releasing New Single “Invader Invader” This May Kyary Pamyu Pamyu will be releasing her 6th new single “Invader Invader (インベーダーインベーダー)” on 15 May 2013. The song is being featured as the CM song for apparel company g.

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