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4 Capsule Q Character vending machine toys to arrive in September Kaiyodo is offering a set of four Capsule Q Character Attack on Titan prize figures in Japanese vending machines this September.

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Along with swapping Linked Horizon's "Guren no Yumiya" for "Jiyuu he no Tsubasa" (Wings to Freedom), Attack on Titan will be getting a new end theme. Japanese alternative rock band Cinema Staff (written as "cinema staff") will be performing the sh...

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Monthly Shonen Gangan has recently announced that one of their most popular manga, Soul Eater will unfortunately be ending in two more chapters. The manga has recently entered its "Final Battle" phase with Shonen Gangan's latest issue released ear...

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Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will use a different voice-actor for Snake. Konami announced this morning that Kiefer Sutherland will be voicing the character, as well as doing the motion capture for him.

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Here are some more image for the upcoming Kamen Rider Wizard movie entitled, "Kamen Rider Wizard In Magic Land". The movie will guest star Takanori Jinnai as Minister Orma/Kamen Rider Sorcerer and Shugo Oshinari as Emperor Maya.

I first interviewed Brad Swaile at Youmacon in 2011, and he told me about playing Light in Death Note and the dedication fans feel in making sure he eats lots of chips. When I met up with him at Anime Central outside of Chicago, he assured me fans...

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Sucker Punch Productions has just released a developer's diary for their upcoming game on the Playstation 4, inFamous: Second Son. The story takes place 7 years after the events of InFamous 2 in a different location but still in America.

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Sakura New Town looks like an ordinary town, but unseen to most humans are mythological Japanese characters called Youkai living with them. Keeta, the protagonist, finds the Youkai Watch and meets Whisper, a friendly ghost-like creature with a dee...

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The Kamen Rider GIRLS are now the Shocker GIRLS? ! As part of the Shocker Project, the Kamen Rider GIRLS will have a new single called "SSS ~Shock Shocker Shockest~" and will go by the name of Shocker GIRLS.

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The television and theatres are overrun with zombie movies nowadays. You just can't avoid 'em. Cities infested with the evil walking dead. How about a film with some evil walking fish? You might not look at your sushi the same after you check out ...

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According to the movie's official website, the cast for Hayao Miyazaki's new movie Kaze ga Tachinu (The Wind Rises) has been revealed. Taking on the main character Jiro Horikoshi, the historic designer of the World War II Zero fighter, will be non...

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Namco Bandai Games has revealed some more info on their upcoming game featuring heroines from ten different anime, including old and new characters. How many do you recognize? Super Heroine Chronicle is a strategy RPG for the PS3 and PS Vita.

The staff of next year's live-action Black Butler film has released three new images of Hiro Mizushima and Ayame Gōriki in costume as Sebastian Michaelis and Shiori Genpō, a descendant of the prestigious aristocratic family Phantomhive, respectively.

This summer's anime adaptation of Spike Chunsoft's (Dragon Ball Z Budokai Tenkaichi) Danganronpa: The Academy of Hope and the High School Students of Despair takes a host of student character types, exaggerates the hell out of them, pairs them wit...

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Ehehehehehe. . . . Welcome to the current installment of Annotated Anime, where we're very happy to see you! Veerrrry haaapppyy. . . . Ahem! Alright, recaps! We've got a full slate for you this afternoon, including the latest from Henneko, Nyarlko...

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Filming for Kuroshitsuji, the live action film version of Yana Toboso's popular manga, has finally been completed. Hiro Mizushima, who will be performing as Sebastian, expressed his belief that the film will showcase all the hard work he put into ...

PA Works (Tari Tari, Hanasaku Iroha) and Kôji Kumeta (Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei) will be teaming up on an adaptation of Tatami Galaxy author Tomihiko Morimi's Uchōten Kazoku. In the compounding of literary minded talents, Kumeta will be providing o...

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Perfume has just been invited in a media/advertisement festival in France called 'Cannes Lions International Creative Festival'. To appear in such an event is a first for the girls, and a first for Japanese artists.

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To the cheers of Miku fans and vocaloid fans everywhere, Sega has just announced that the PS3 version of Project Diva F, the latest in the line of vocaloid-based rhythm games, will be coming to North America and Europe this August.

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Once again an interesting mail has arrived! Hello Mikatan! I look forward to your blog all the time! The other day I bought a Nendoroid. It was a load of fun to swap all the cute parts around and I was very satisfied with my purchase, but there wa...

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Kana Hanazawa, the voice behind Kuroneko and Charlotte Dunois, is one of the most popular voice actresses these days, and now she has landed one of her quirkiest roles yet — the mascot of an educational English game!

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With the pre-E3 2013 show revealed just about an hour ago, Konami reveals a short list of games from all platforms, from mobile games to console games. Skipping all the typical western gaming influences, we dug out the two main highlights of the p...

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Nippon Ichi Software has revealed some more information on their next action-RPG, including new characters and weapons. As usual, the weapons kick butt and the characters are rather colourful. NIS's games tend to have strange story elements.

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Popular rock unit Porno Graffitti will be having their first slew of overseas live performances this coming summer. "We want to meet this great challenge by having great fun," says Porno Graffitti as expression of their vigour and excitement.

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Along with a new E3 trailer, Square Enix has finally released details on the Lightning Ultimate Box bundle of their next Final Fantasy instalment. Lightning Returns will continue where previous installments to the Final Fantasy XIII games started,...

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Upcoming TV anime series Uchoten Kazoku announced its broadcast schedule today. The series' official website also revealed its key visuals as well as a new promotion video for the series. Sadly the video on the official site is region restricted b...

Following up on last week's "short trailer", movie distributor Shochiku has posted the longer preview for the sixth part of the Space Battleship Yamato 2199 sci-fi anime remake. "Arrival at the Great Magelanic Galaxy" plays in Japanese theaters Ju...

I haven't received a single e-mail this week, thus no "Ask John" article so far this week. This entry was posted on Thursday, June 6th, 2013 at 1:28 pm and is filed under Ask John. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.

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