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Game designer Toshimichi Mori wanted animation adaptation in 2010 The wraparound jacket band for the second volume of the BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger fighting game's novelization announced on Saturday that an anime adaptation of the BlazBlue games ...

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BlazBlue, Arc System Works' fast-paced 2D fighter franchise, looks like it will be getting an anime adaptation, according to fans who recently bought the second volume of the game's light novel series.

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Square Enix announced they will release a PC version of Final Fantasy VIII, but it won't be the same game released over a decade ago. Final Fantasy VIII for PC will have high resolution graphics, Famitsu reports.

News website posts concept design for possible product The Japanese news website Gadget News posted a mock-up drawing on Thursday for a pair of potential Attack on Titan-inspired tights. The website noted that as a joke it previously created a moc...

It was earlier announced that Girls' Generation will be having a new Japanese single "Love & Girls" which will be their 7th release and now its full music video has already been unveiled though YouTube!

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Dengeki Online posted the latest batch of screenshots for the upcoming Kamen Rider Battride War game for the PS3. The new screenshots features the free DLC, and more images of the playable Riders. We previously reported that the game will have fre...

It's not only the presence of the Colossal Titan in the show Attack On Titan that fascinates viewers, the speedy 3D Maneuver gear action by the Scouting Legions also draws people to the series. A Japanese freelance engineer who is famous for creat...

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  Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance is headed to PC. Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima mentioned the tidbit in a recent episode of his HideRadio podcast. The news was later confirmed by PlatinumGames' J.

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The quality of Chinese artists has been in the spotlight after some of the candidate Vocaloids for the 2nd "Vocaloid China" project were revealed – securing much approval even in Japan. The top-runners of the 666 entrants the competition received ...

It's like Kotobukiya is recalling Toonami with their ARTFX statue plans.  Trigun the Movie: Badlands Rumble: Nicholas D. Wolfwood hits this month while YuYu Hakusho's Kazuma Kuwabara arrives in October.

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Over in Japan, Nintendo have announced another game from Sega headed to the Wii U via Nintendo Direct. Yakuza 1 & 2 HD are headed to Wii U in Japan with Wii U-specific features, including off-TV play.   Nintendo have not announced Yakuza 1 & 2 HD ...

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What, is it made of gold? Damn right it is. Pure gold. To mark the 10th year anniversary of its Saint Seiya figure line, Bandai is releasing a solid gold Sagittarius statue. Tokyo's Ginza Tanaka oversaw the creation of the statue, which is valued ...

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Sega are developing two exclusive Sonic the Hedgehog games for Nintendo consoles, Nintendo announced this morning—a new Mario & Sonic game for Wii U and Sonic: Lost World for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.   However, there's a third exclusive Sonic game ...

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The official Toei YouTube channel posted the trailer of Ninpuu Sentai Hurricaneger 10 YEARS AFTER V-Cinema. The trailer shows what happened to our heroes 10 years after they defeated Jakanja. The cast of the 2002 Super Sentai series reunited in th...

Ever since a trademark was registered for Sonic: Lost World, there's been the usual minor buzz and speculation and snarky attitude that always comes with the announcement of a new Sonic game. Not wasting any time, Nintendo has unveiled that title ...

Fairy Fencer F is the inaugural game from Compile Heart's Galapagos RPG, a label that wears that fact that it's specifically for Japanese consumers on its sleeve.  The project features the Neptunia Team working with Final Fantasy artist Yoshitaka ...

If you're looking for your seasonal dose for schoolgirl comedy, this summer, Dr Dogakobo prescribes a dose Love Lab.  The YuruYuri producer has reunited with Masahiko Ohta, director of YuruYuri, Minami-ke and Mitsudomoe and writer of those series ...

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As light novel series Unbreakable Machine Doll's anime adaptation is anticipated by its fans, the cast and crew are now announced. Crew: Director: Yoshimoto Kinji (Queen's Blade) Character Design: Watanabe Atsuko (Anohana) Production: Genco, Lerch...

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Who Is Japan's Female Fashion Leader? With spring now in full swing, Oricon wanted to know which Japanese woman they thought was among the top fashion leaders in the country. Every year, Oricon conducts this poll and asks their readers, "Who do yo...

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We previously reported that Black Foster hinted on Twitter that he will make a cameo appearance in Power Rangers Super Megaforce. In his official Facebook account, he announced that he will not reprise his role as Justin Stewart aka Blue Turbo Ran...

The new Ghost in the Shell anime film series has kicked off with a trailer! On June 22, the Ghost in the Shell: Arise Border 1: Ghost Pain anime film will release in theaters. On May 11, a trailer for the film was released on the series' official ...

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figma Kaito MaxFactory has commenced preorder for another figma VOCALOID figure, and this time it is finally Kaito, the big brother of the VOCALOID family. He comes with three expressions: a smiling face, a powerful singing face and a gentle smili...

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SUPER☆GiRLS release short music video for their upcoming single by Shiso on May 17, 2013 at 5:44 pm As we reported previously, SUPER☆GiRLS will be releasing their new single "Tokonatsu High Touch" on June 12.

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Ever have one of those nights where you knock back one too many and wake up not remembering what happened the night before?   Then as you fumble around for clues like a matchbook or photos on your phone, you discover that you've cut off your own p...

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Dengeki Online had posted a new batch of in-game screenshots and information for the first Kamen Rider game on PlayStation 3, Kamen Rider Battride. . .

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The Neptunia team is hard at work on a big project called Fairy Fencer F. The game is built using Neptunia's battle system as a foundation and Tsunako, the character artist from the Neptunia series, created characters for Fairy Fencer F.

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A Composer Profile and Some Awards Hope you've been keeping up with our updates over on the anime music blog side of things.   As summer comes, we're going back into gear with updates about the music scene and what you should be looking for once t...

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In its latest Nintendo Direct online broadcast, the Kyoto-based gaming giant announced two games from Sega – Sonic: Lost World (Wii U and 3DS) as well as Mario & Sonic at the Sochi Winter Olympics (Wii U).

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With the spring 2013 season reaching its halfway point, fans have collectively ranked the anime series they have most frequently dumped from their watch lists – revealing imouto fanciers are none too satisfied with their latest offering….

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