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1999 PlayStation title follows heroes battling sorceress from the future Square Enix launched Final Fantasy VII International for PC in Japan on Thursday and announced that an HD PC remaster of Final Fantasy VIII is also in the works.

In anticipation of December's Lupin III vs Detective Conan anime movie, the site for the thief and crime solver have posted a pair of teasers.   Conan version   Lupin version   Revealed last month in Conan home magazine Shounen Sunday the announce...

Closing out the news from the Arc System Works festival, the company has also posted the first trailer and details on a new adventure game for the Playstation Vita in X-BLAZE CODE: Embryo. The game will be tied to the BlazBlue universe according t...

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Latte art, created with a skilled pour of steamed milk and some clever manoeuvres, has been mesmerising coffee lovers for well over a decade. While the most common creations are heart and leaf designs in different shades of mocha, here in Japan we...

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Nippon Ichi Software's headquarters is in Gifu, a prefecture in the middle of Japan. Showing hometown pride, the Disgaea publisher announced they are the official sponsor of the soccer team F. C. Gifu.

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Published on May 19, 2013, by KarbyP - Posted in Anime, Gaming, News A few additional details on the anime adaptation of Arc System Works's 2D fighting game franchise BlazBlue has come out of Arc Fes 2013 today.

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HOME MADE Kazoku's new single "Kimi ga Ita Kara" is set for release on July 31st. Today, May 19th (JST), is the day they made a major debut 9 years ago. Their new single will be the first single of their 10th anniversary year.

Following up on the BlazBlue anime news, Arc System Works also confirmed a new entry in the long-running Guilty Gear fighting game series in Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- after years of pleas from fans for a new Guilty Gear game.

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It has been revealed that Momoiro Clover Z will be releasing 「Momoiro Clover Z JAPAN TOUR 2013『5TH DIMENSION』」 on DVD and Blu-ray. It is set to be released on July 24. The footage for this release will be taken from their performance on Nippon Gai...

The adaptation of Yui Hara's four-panel comedy manga Kiniro Mosaic (Golden Mosaic), about the meeting of British and Japanese school girls, has added Satomi Satou voice actresses (K-on's Ritsu, Fairy Tail's Wendy) and Yukari Tamuri (Magical Girl L...

The September issue of Dragon Magazine, on sale July 20, will formerly announce that Scrapped Princess author Sakaki Ichirou's Hitsugime no Chaika (Coffin Princess Chaika) light novel series is set to be adapted into anime.

Those who attend Shocker audition event get proof of Shocker membership Film and television company Toei announced last week that it would be recruiting members to join the enemy force in Kamen Rider, the Shockers.

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As Namie Amuro graced the cover of the magazine mina, she revealed that her upcoming summer album will be titled FEEL.  While no exact date has been set, FEEL will be Namie Amuro's eleventh album. One of the twelve songs on the album is 'Contrail'...

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As a crossover project, Atlus invited other notable RPG artists to make their interpretation of Shin Megami Tensei IV. Check out how Tales character designer Mutsumi Inomata and Final Fantasy VI artist Hideo Minaba have unique takes on the Flynn, ...

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It was revealed that FUNKY MONKEY BABYS will appear on the next episode of TV Asahi's music program "MUSIC STATION" (to be aired on May 24th). This will mark their final performance on TV, as they will disband after their 2-day live concert at the...

I often get asked questions about what living in Japan is like. Of course, there are the serious questions, but those are no fun, so let's talk about the silly ones! 1. Do people eat sushi/hibachi/[insert stereotypically Japanese food] all the time?

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Nendoroid Snow Miku 2014 Winning Design Fans voted for their favorite Snow Miku design on Friday's evening live broadcast on Nico Nico Douga "Hatsune Miku no Jikan", and the winning design for the Nendoroid Snow Miku and her accompany pet has been...

Kenji Kamiyama's action/sci-fi film to screen in Australia, New Zealand starting in September Australian anime distributor Madman Entertainment began streaming an English-subtitled trailer for Kenji Kamiyama's action science-fiction film 009 RE:CY...

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Momoiro Clover Z Japan Tour 2013 5th Dimension Momoclo will release Momoiro Clover Z Japan Tour 2013 5th Dimension on DVD and Blu-ray on July 24. The concert was recorded on March 17 at Nippon Gaishi Hall, Nagoya.

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The popular visual novel maker Key will be releasing their next visual novel on June 28. Kud Wafter, an alternate point of view for the popular series Little Buster! recently bundled the test version of their For Everyone extension of Kud Wafter w...

Series to start with episode 207 at 1:00 a. m. Adult Swim's Toonami block will begin running One Piece tonight at 1:00 a. m. EDT (effectively Sunday morning). The Funimation dub's new television run will start on episode 207, "Great Adventure At L...

Mai Hiro's Susan Lee at Redefine Arts Gallery I recently had the opportunity to attend Mai Hiro's first gallery event of 2013. The event was held at Orlando's very fine City Arts building, inside of the Redefine Arts Gallery, and showcased a chara...

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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. . .

009 Re:Cyborg, where the nine scattered cyborg warriors try to reunite once again, ended up as movie with a story that strongly impresses just before the final scene. This movie also delivers a unique sequel, that is, an accessory project based on...

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After an awesome episode today, here's the preview of Kamen Rider Wizard's 37th episode: "Wanted: Despair". By protecting the Gate, Rinko is now a. . .

「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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Sakamoto Maaya to Release New Single "Hajimari no Umi" Sakamoto Maaya will be releasing a new single on 31 Jul 2013, titled "Hajimari no Umi (はじまりの海)". The song is being featured as the OP theme song for the anime series "Tamayura: More Aggressive...

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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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 "...

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Recently On Nintendo Direct… Click here to view the embedded video.    I don't know about anyone else, but I've always had a special place in my heart for Nintendo. Most of us grew up with their games right?

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