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Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

In Japan, they're making a live-action Kiki's Delivery Service movie. Today in Japan, a photo of Fuka Koshiba, the actress playing Kiki, was released online. The photo was taken on the first day of the movie's principal photography in front of Kik...

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2ch interpretation of Kamen Rider Break More rumors for the next Kamen Rider after Kamen Rider Wizard has surfaced online! First rumor has something to do with a Kamen Rider Break and second rumor has something to do with a Kamen Rider Succeed.

Last October, Reki Kawahara rebooted the Sword Art Online light novel series with Progressive, which started with Kirito's adventures at the first and second floors of Aincrad, including a rewrite of two side stories.

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Monster Hunter 4 has a release date in Japan—September 14th, for 5,990 yen. Series producer Ryozo Tsujimoto announced the news during today's Nintendo Direct presentation in Japan.   For the game's launch, Capcom and Nintendo are preparing limited...

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    Tales of Symphonia: Unisonant Pack is headed to the West as Tales of Symphonia Chronicles. As previously reported, the package will include HD Remasters of Tales of Symphonia and Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of the New World.

The product listings on the online retailers Mangaoh and Honto reported earlier this week that the third volume of Gō Ikeyamada's Kobayashi ga Kawai Sugite Tsurai! ! manga will bundle an anime DVD. The volume is listed at the price of 1,350 yen (a...

In a new featurette, director Guillermo del Toro discusses his full-size Pacific Rim mech set, a 4-story "torture machine" used to shake, rattle and provide practical effects for the real giant robot experience.

Van Halen's David Lee Roth released a preview of his short film "Tokyo Story" where he says these two lines, "Tsuki ni kawatte, oshioki yo! " (In the name of the moon, I will punish you! ) Sound familiar, Sailor Moon fans?

The popular supporting character "Bellows" in the anime "Suisei no Gargantia" will be getting its own Spinoff manga that will focus around her life on how she became a salvager. Its not really that surprising that she is popular given the fact she...

In a premise that sounds like something out of Adventure Time, Donyatsu has the donut-cats populating a devastated Tokyo. The manga from Illustrator/designer Yusuke Kozaki is now slated to become a series of theatrical anime shorts from Mankyū (To...

Nobuhiro Watsuki is ending his Rurouni Kenshin: Restoration manga retelling in the July issue of Shueisha's Jump Square magazine on Tuesday. However, the magazine indicates that the following issue will have an "important announcement" for Rurouni...

The agency of 31-year-old actor Tatsuya Fujiwara announced on Friday that he is marrying a 34-year-old woman. The agency added that the woman is not in the entertainment industry and that the couple plans to register their marriage this year.

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Sci-Fi anime Suisei no Gargantia is announced to have a spin-off! The new spin-off will be a prequel as it will focus on a younger Bellows, the red haired salvager of the series. According to Famitsu, the spin-off will explore her origins and how ...

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Earlier today, we got a double-dose of two upcoming 3DS Capcom titles in Monster Hunter 4 and Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies in a Japan-only Nintendo Direct. Series producer, Ryozo Tsujimoto made a guest appearance to present the latest trailer, whe...

– May 31, 2013Posted in: Watch Dogs Have you ever wanted to see yourself featured in a AAA video game title? Later this year, Ubisoft is set to launch Watch_Dogs on a plethora of consoles, and set in an alternate reality of Chicago, Illinois which...

Anime Expo announced on Friday that it will host Japanese rock band Porno Graffiti as a Guest of Honor at the July 4-7 event in Los Angeles. The band will perform at Club Nokia on July 6, and tickets to the concert will be available soon.

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Famitsu has released two trailers showcasing Killer7 mastermind Goichi Suda's upcoming crazy violent, crazy. . . crazy action game, Killer is Dead. The first video gives us an impression of what combat will look like; very stylized, very colorful,...

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A Double Dose of Suisei no Gargantia Today, we see two entries, both of which focus on one particular anime series: the currently-airing Suisei no Gargantia, better known as Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

First written as a children's novel by Eiko Kadano in 1985, Kiki's Delivery Service is the story of a 13-year-old witch who, following the traditions taught to her by her similarly magical mother, sets out to live by herself for a year to mature a...

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Animation Do's sexy swimming anime is coming this summer, but to whet our appetites, they've given out a trailer featuring the cool-headed hero and even a glimpse of his muscular chest. Free! is the next anime coming from Animation Do, the divisio...

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Former Team N member Yamada Nana made her debut as a member of Team M on May 30. She performed Team M's first stage [Idol no Yoake] for the first time taking the center position in the unit [Kuchi Utsushi no Chocholate].

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"Attack on Titan" – OAD Rescheduled For December Posted by pKjd on May 31, 2013 @ 11:54 am 31 May In April, the official website for 「Shingeki no Kyojin」 (Attack on Titan) announced a limited edition OAD bundle for the 11th volume of the manga.

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Namco Bandai Games Inc has announced Super Heroine Chronicle, a simulation RPG for the PlayStation 3 and PS Vita that, in a nutshell, is sort of like Super Robot Wars but with anime heroines doing combat with tentacle monsters, evil salarymen, mav...

The conclusion to Yoshiaki Sukeno's Binbō-gami ga! manga will be published in the August issue of Shueisha's Jump Square magazine on July 4. The manga has been running in the magazine since 2008, and 15 volumes have been compiled and published.

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Today's Japan-only Nintendo Direct presentation focused on two of Capcom's most anticipated 3DS titles—Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies and Monster Hunter 4. While the entire presentation was shorter than usual, we got a peek at some new new Ace Attor...

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1/8 Hatsune Miku PVC [Deep Sea Girl Ver. ] Good Smile Company has started preorders for the 1/8 scale figure of Hatsune Miku PVC [Deep Sea Girl Ver. ] from the series Vocaloid. Figure: Hatsune Miku PVC [Deep Sea Girl Ver.

The cult hit series Elfen Lied is going to be re-released on Blu-ray and DVD via Section23 on September 3, 2013. If that news doesn't get you pumped, perhaps the fact that the OVA is going to be included for home video release for the first time i...

Last summer's PSP RPG Digimon World Re:Digitize comes to the Nintendo 3DS on June 27th in Digimon World Re: Digitize Decode. The upgraded version will feature new Digimon Omnimon X and Gallantmon X, two new story chapters, The Scheming Demon Lord ...

Comic Earth Star has posted a new promo for the July return of animator Shin Itagaki and studio Mappa's adaptation of crazy tennis manga Teekyu.       Voices actresses Kana Hanazawa, Kyoko Narumi, Suzuko Mimori and Yui Watanabe will be returning f...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Forget Transformers — what's fun about a robot that turns into a dirty old city bus anyway? When it comes to gargantuan protectors of the human race, we want something with a little more style. Thankfully, that's precisely what Japanese toy design...

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