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May 19, 2013, 10:30 AM
May 19, 2013, 10:30 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

It's not everyday you see a naked man riding a scooter with giant cross. Warning: This article has content some readers might find objectionable. Last month, Kotaku brought word of a Beijing man who ran through the streets nude while carrying a se...

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We've been holding back on releasing the news hoping that it was a rumour, but it is with a heavy heart that we have to report about Japanese top gay porn actor Koh Masaki's passing away this morning (18th May 2013) due to complications from acute...

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It has been announced that the PlayStation role-playing game Final Fantasy VIII will be released with high-definition graphics for the PC in Japan. . . .

Pinkie Pie cosplays Optimus Prime on Botcon edition of My Little Pony Micro Series comic The comics news website Comic Book Resources posted the variant cover for the My Little Pony Micro Series comic book volume #5 on Friday.

Dir En Grey's vocalist, Kyo, has been hospitalized for tonsillitis!

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Dengeki Online posted the latest screenshots coming from the upcoming Kamen Rider Battride War game for the PS3. The new screenshots featured Kamen Riders OOO, W FangJoker and Agito. Kamen Rider OOO can freely switch into his main Combos, and just...

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This collection of culturally important buildings, moved from their original locations in Japan and preserved in a park in Tokyo, gives us a glimpse into time periods from the Edo era (1603-1868) through to the early Showa era (1926-1945).

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As previously reported, Konami are releasing a Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection compilation for the PlayStation 3. This will contain the following Metal Gear games:   Metal Gear Solid Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions Metal Gear Solid 2: HD Edi...

Nitro+ artist, writers contribute 5 spinoffs in collaboration with Production I. G The official website for the Attack on Titan anime announced on Sunday that the first copies of the third and sixth Blu-ray Disc volumes will include bonus visual n...

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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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On May 16th, it was announced that Kis-My-Ft2 member Tamamori Yuta will star in TBS' upcoming drama "Pintokona" as the son of a noble Kabuki family. This will mark the first serial drama to feature the world of Kabuki, a Japanese traditional perfo...

Girls und Panzer's Ōarai Girls Academy School Ship is big. Bigger than the Castle in the Sky. Bigger than the Macross SDF1. The 7600m vessel has been reproduced in a 1/40000 scale model, previewed at the recent Shizuoka Hobby Show along with a rad...

「サキ・カムバック」 (Saki Kamubakku) "Saki Comeback" I think it should be pretty apparent by now that Kakumeiki Valvrave has split the audience to a great extent, and it's fair to say the latest revelations is not going to make the debate any easier.

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Planning to dance to the tune of "Minna Atsumare! Kyoryuger"? Youtuber hazama2011 had posted an instructional video featuring the full dance steps. . .

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The official Kamen Rider Battride War blog revealed the additional voice cast for the upcoming PS3 game. The additional voice cast has something to do with the game's villains and navigators. Villains Kiyoyuki Yanada - El of the Water (Kamen Rider...

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KANJANI8 has announced their 2nd single of 2013 "Namida no Kotae" with the title track featured as theme song for movie "100 Kai Naku Koto" (To Cry a 100 Times). The movie which hits theaters June 22nd 2013, stars member Tadayoshi Okura and actres...

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Here's the preview of Unofficial Sentai Akibaranger Season 2's 8th episode. Our heroes will once again face the 3rd Gouraiger. . . now that it has some upgrades thanks to General Tsuu.

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Despite the desperate cries from fans to cancel the live action adaptation of beloved light novel and anime Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai (Haganai), the filming rolls on. For better or worse it seems filming has been going smoothly and they've alre...

This summer's Fantasista Doll anime is one the interesting projects, a bit lost in the shuffle given how many other interesting anime are coming up, and given how relatively quiet its promotion has been.

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Muse: Where do I even start with this episode? Is this real life? Are we allowed to have a finals episode that is this perfect? The tension in the matches, the strategy seamlessly connecting to the character development, and that final moment of "...

Kamiyama: To revive a big title of the past without making it high tech, that is the trail Ghost in the Shell followed, so I thought I shouldn't do that. If something from that age survived until the present time, why did it survive?

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!

Ako Shimaki's (Boku ni Natta Watashi) shōjo manga series Pin to Kona is getting a live-action television adaptation that will premiere in July. Kis-My-Ft2 idol group member Yūta Tamamori (Gokusen's Ryōta Takasugi, Nobunaga no Chef's Ken) will star...

Original, collaborative stamps for Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie went on sale on April 25. The company that makes these stamps, Itaindo, is currently progressing into creating made-to-order stamps using any illustrations customers bring in.

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「ゆくへもしらぬ こひのみちかな」 (Yuku e Moshiranu Kohi no Michi kana) "I Do Not Know Where This Love Will Take Me" Well, that was a surprising turn of events… Or rather, it would have been if a commenter hadn't spoiled this week's ending after last week's episode.

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Dazzle Vison New Live CD recorded at Tekkoshocon 2013, titled "Live In Pittsburgh"!

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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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