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Uriminzokkiri. com, the North Korean propaganda site, was hacked, it seems. As of posting, it is impossible to access the site. It's gone dark. What's more, Uriminzokkiri's Twitter currently appears compromised and is tweeting, "Hacked" and "Tango...

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Square Enix still hasn’t announced Bravely Default: Flying Fairy for North America or Europe, but don’t worry—the nostalgic turn-based role-playing game will be released overseas.   During the Game Developers Conference, Siliconera was able to con...

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U. K. publisher Ghostlight are bringing Record of Agarest War to the PC. The turn-based strategy RPG has been entered into the Steam Greenlight program under its European title, Agarest: Generations of War, along with a trailer which you can view ...

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To celebrate their 35th anniversary, Amuse will be holding a live event called “Amuse 35th Anniversary BBQ in Tsumagoi Bokura no Beat wo Kurae Kora! ~“ in July at Tsumagoi, Shizuoka. Popular artistes such as Porno Graffiti, Perfume, ONE OK ROCK, N...

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Baka to Test to Shōkanjū Novels End Planned in Next Volume Baka to Test to Shōkanjū Novels End Planned in Next Volume 35 minutes ago kureka Author Kenji Inoue revealed in the author’s notes of the 11th volume of his Baka to TestBaka to Test to Sho...

Announced alongside new "Tsuki ni Naku" DVD series for Suzuhito Yasuda's manga Yozakura Quartet manga creator Suzuhito Yasuda and the cast of the Yozakura Quartet anime announced in a Niconico live program on Thursday that a new television anime a...

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Disney are shutting down their LucasArts games publishing subsidiary, according to a Game Informer report. A LucasArts representative informed the website:   “After evaluating our position in the games market, we’ve decided to shift LucasArts from...

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In a video uploaded to YouTube yesterday, a young Japanese girl gives a harrowing speech on the streets of Tsuruhashi, Osaka, in which she openly expresses her hatred of Koreans. Amid cheers of support from members of her own group, the girl goes ...

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1/10 Miyako PVC [Beach Queens Ver. ] Wave Corp has commenced preorder for their next scaled figure in the Beach Queen lineup – the kawaii Miyako from the anime series Hidamari Sketch x Honeycomb. She is scheduled for release in Aug 2013 and will b...

Sometimes, it is true your potential date looks a little more attractive because of what they do. Sugoren asked their female subscribers the question of the top dream occupations of the guy that they would love to date at least once in their life.

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Capcom shared more details about their mixed media I. P. , Gaist Crusher, from a recent presentation.   Gaist Crusher’s battles have young men equipped with metallic life forms, known as Gaist and Gaist Gear.

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Things are pretty tumultuous right now at Square Enix. As previously reported, company President Yoichi Wada stepped down following "extraordinary losses," and Yosuke Matsuda is set to take his place in June.

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Ex-employees: Layoffs to also occur at company's European, Japanese offices as company restructures Video game news site Joystiq reported that Square Enix's Los Angeles office laid off half of its marketing staff and around 20 in accounting, IT, a...

The hail of new anime announcements here at Crunchyroll continues with the addition of Hayate the Combat Butler! Cuties to the spring line up.   This, the latest entry in the Hayate The Combat Butler series, is set to broadcast every Monday starti...

XSEED to release game in N. America on April 16 Entertainment news website IGN began streaming an extended trailer on Wednesday for XSEED Games' upcoming release of Ganbarion's Pandora's Tower role-playing game for the Nintendo Wii.

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Tokusatsu director Takao Nagaishi passed away last March 31 as his body succumbed to progressive supranuclear palsy. He is best known for directing a lot of Kamen Rider and Super Sentai episodes. Most of the Super Sentai episodes he directed are: ...

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I spent a good portion of my childhood devouring anything with the Dragon Ball Z brand on it. School would end, and I'd rush home to catch the latest episode of the Cell Saga on Cartoon Network's Toonami block.

[We're slowly finishing the backlog after taking care of Anime Contents Expo coverage and the new Spring anime season. ] Anime, manga, and software studios marked April 1 with a slew of April Fool's spoofs and jokes.

Production I. G's adaptation of RPG gets bilingual DVD/BD release this year North American anime licensing company Sentai Filmworks announced on Wednesday that it has licensed Shining Hearts: Shiawase no Pan-, Production I.

With one more week to go until the release of their new LP “FIFTH DIMENSION”, Japanese idol supergroup Momoiro Clover Z continues their mysterious, masked journey across the galaxy in the music video for their new song "BIRTH Ø BIRTH".

Dragon's Crown—the gorgeous side-scrolling brawler from Vanillaware, the folks responsible for Odin Sphere and Muramasa: The Demon Blade—is coming to North America courtesy of Atlus, and a new trailer shows off more of the multiplayer beat 'em up'...

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Fresh from our long Easter 2013 break and today we will review this "Takara Tomy CH01 - Optimus Prime G1 & Movie Version" produced by none other than Takara Tomy. As they are quite a lot of pictures/photos for this review, we separate them into 3 ...

Following the news that MAOYU author Mamare Touno's Log Horizon light novel series about gamers trapped in a massively multiplayer online game, is slated to be adapted into a fall TV anime by Macross F's Satelight, Enterbrain, publisher of the nov...

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Penguin Parade has continued their Petanko series with another set of figure of the kawaii duo of Kirino Kousaka & Kuroneko from the light novel and anime series Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai (俺の妹がこんなに可愛いわけがない).

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Latest Feature Film From The Leading Kids Entertainment Franchise Also Complemented By VIZ Kids Release Of Tie-In Manga Edition San Francisco, CA, April 2, 2013 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor and licensor of anime and manga ...

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As expected by many, the recent Dragon Ball Z film, “Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods” debuts at the top of the Japan Box Office Weekend, earning 683,925,000 yen from 561,098 tickets sold on its first weekend!

The media distribution service Crunchyroll announced on Wednesday that it will stream the Devil Survivor 2 The Animation series. The site will stream the series on Thursdays starting on April 4 at 2:05 p.

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