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Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

This past week saw the release of the first chapter of the newest iteration of the Ghost in the Shell franchise with Ghost in the Shell: Arise border: 1 Ghost Pain. While the changes in the character designs have caused many to worry, let me assur...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sparrow's Hotel Episode 12The season draws to a close, though the hotel is always open. What They Say: The series revolves around Sayuri Satō, the new front desk worker at the Sparrow's Hotel — "the closest hotel to Heaven.

Siliconera Ishaan

During E3, Square Enix conducted an internal interview with Kingdom Hearts director Tetsuya Nomura, during which Nomura answered a few questions about Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 Remix and Kingdom Hearts III.

Meisa Kuroki was revealed to be taking the lead character in the historical stage play "Tomoe Gozen".

Crunchyroll Scott Green

 It's going to be a good summer for returning favorites, and high on that list is Rozen Maiden, set to kick off July 1st.   Get a look at its second preview below.     amoru Hatakeyama (Sankarea) will be directing with veteran Tomomi Mochizuki (di...

Siliconera Spencer

Namco Bandai released a couple of AKB dating games for PSP, now you can finally play one on a console. AKB 1/149 Love Election which was released for PSP and PlayStation Vita last year is coming to PlayStation 3 on September 12.

RocketNews24 Rachel Tackett

Just over a month ago, the official site for one sensational English tabloid released an article titled Asian Women Reveal Secrets to Keeping a Man Happy. In no time at all, the page racked up 3,900 Facebook likes and more than 600 comments for it...

Namco Bandai/CAPCOM/Sega 3DS crossover RPG arrives on Tuesday with 50+ characters Namco Bandai Games streamed a trailer to usher in the Tuesday debut of the Project X Zone crossover strategy role-playing game on Nintendo 3DS in North America: Proj...

SeventhStyle Seven

GJ-bu's Twitter mentioned a "follow-up" is coming soon, indicating a potential second season, whilst also simultaneously announcing production of a visual fanbook – enabling fans to own a piece of club history.

Siliconera Ishaan

Tecmo Koei have released a promotional animated movie for their upcoming demon hunting game, Toukiden. You can watch this below:     Toukiden takes place in a world where a great calamity caused a rift of some sort, which allowed demons to invade ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

FUNimation Showcases 'Black Lagoon: Roberta's Blood Trail' Anime Opening Posted by Chris Beveridge June 25, 2013 at 10:00 PM Black Lagoon – Roberta's Blood Trail Ahead of its August 6th release, finallly, FUNimation is showcaseing the opening sequ...

JEFusion GekiDan

The latest issue of TV-kun magazine had published new photos for the upcoming summer film Kamen Rider Wizard In Magic Land. This centers around the. . .

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Mika-tan's Blog has been updated with preview pictures of Minicchu IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls 02 from Phat Company. Reservations will commence later in the day. Stay tuned!

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When Azumanga Daioh ended 11 years ago in 2002, people waited for another manga masterpiece from author Kiyohiko Azuma, and almost a year later in 2003, he did not disappoint. 2003 marked the debut of 'Yotsuba &!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Media Factory Unveils New 'Ace Maid' Manga Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge June 25, 2013 at 10:11 AM Ace Maid Dal Young Im and Hae Won Lee have been working on this series called Ace Maid since January and now Media Factory is rolling out a new fu...

Crunchyroll Yomimaid

People are noticing the titles of Japanese light novels are getting longer and longer, but this maybe one of the longest. Ore no Nōnai Sentakushi ga, Gakuen Love Come o Zenryoku de Jama Shiteiru, also known as Nokome, will get an anime adaptation ...

Kotaku East Evan Narcisse

Everybody from Kotaku East is asleep right now. So I don't have the benefit of their multilingual skills when it comes to translating this advert for the HD re-master of Sega's first two Yakuza games. The language barrier is no real obstacle here,...

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Dengeki Maou has revealed the first cast members of Non Non Biyori, a gentle comedy about four girls in a country town that's so small, the school has only five students. The anime Non Non Biyori is based on the manga of the same name by Atto.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

New scans for Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger for the month of July has surfaced online and it features KyoryuViolet and Bakuretsu Kyoryuzin! Doctor Ulshade, portrayed by Shigeru Chiba is KyoryuViolet. Known as the Hero of the Seas, he is the one who inve...

SeventhStyle Seven

Monogatari's blonde vampire shows herself in Genshiken's second gen PV – the new era of otaku comedy is apparently much more parodical and resembles a loli, an embodiment of the modern otaku mentality.

Entravity Entrav Riccardo

Ship ship ship ship. Truly an amazing episode. Hataraku Maou-sama! Episode 12 Review The Devil is a Part-Timer! Episode 12 Review "The Devil Fulfills His Duty" "Maō, Onore no Shokuseki o Hatasu" (魔王、己の職責を果たす) So instead of trying to cover three ep...

<p>A second <em>Highschool DxD New</em> commercial is now promoting the summer return of the anime adaptation of &nbsp;<span>Ichiei Ishibumi and Miyama-Zero's light novels about a pervy highschool student revived after being killed by a fallen ang...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

SEGA posted a new trailer for the upcoming Nintendo 3DS game Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai 2 today. The video features a Nendoroid version of GUMI and Kagamine Rin. The song used in the video is "Yi Er Fanclub" created by Mikito-P, originally releas...

As with previous Rozen Maiden anime, Ali Project is set to return to perform the opening to this summer's new series. Anime and standard versions of the "Eat My Roses" single are due July 24th.      ------- Scott Green is editor and reporter for a...

Henshin Justice Unlimited Joe "Rider Kick" Tonello

Kamen Teacher Starts Class Soon!   From Tooru Fujisawa the man that brought us Great Teacher Onizuka comes a live action version of  his other well known work Kamen Teacher!   To find out just who this motor cycle masked wearing educator is you're...

 Music label Flying Dog has posted the first part of a special in which the cast of Kiniro Mosaic act out a preview of the upcoming anime adaptation of Yui Hara's four-panel comedy manga about the meeting of British and Japanese school girls.

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Here's the short music video of the Kyoryugers dancing with football (or soccer) players and mascots to promote the upcoming Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger the Movie: Gaburincho of Music movie. As well as a dancing Torin!

With all of summer's returning favorites, it's easy to overlook some of its original anime series. The bishoujo sci-fi anime series Fantasista Doll is developed by Code Geass director Goro Taniguchi.  Heaven's Lost Property and Haganai's Hisashi S...

JEFusion GekiDan

Bandai Tamashii Nations had released the official images of S. H. FiguArts Chou AkibaRed Super from Hikonin Sentai Akibaranger Season 2, This golden. . .

METANORN Team Meta

Welcome to METANORN's Summer Anime Catalogue of 2013! Oh summer, why are you back? ! Didn't I tell you to buzz off last year? But oh well, I have to live with you anyway. So, I'm most excited about a show that is actually a rebroadcast, which I've...

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