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July 17, 2013, 4:00 PM
July 17, 2013, 4:00 PM
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Arabian Nights inspired fantasy anime Magi returns this October, with a preview event slated to showcase the first two episodes and announce cast additions planned for September 22nd.   A new visual hints at what's to come in the show, slated to r...

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Konami is developing a Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal video game for Nintendo 3DS, according to a scan from Jump.   The game's full name is Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal: Clash Duel Carnival and it's a card battling game. Jump reports Yu-Gi-Oh!

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Dynamite Entertainment announced that they will release a crossover comic book featuring Robotech and Voltron! Both shows are composite TV shows as they combined clips from unrelated TV shows. To give you guys a bit of background, Voltron is the A...

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You didn't think it could happen. Not again, you said. Well, yes, it's happening. Again. That's right, the "Hentai Woody" (aka "Creepy Woody") figurine is once again going on sale. Kaiyodo's Revoltech Woody figure launched back in 2010 and became ...

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After plenty of fan designs, and even some doujin productions, character goods makers movic is now offering a chance to order an official hug pillow based on Attack on Titan's male hard bodies Eren and Levi.

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There is no doubt that Black Butler or Kuroshitsuji's  live-action movie is one of the most highly anticipated movies that will come out of Japan next year. Now, Nippon Television Network (NTV)'s tv show Zip!

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With NIS America's release of ImageEpoch's PlayStation 3 JRPG Time and Eternity aka Tokitowa out today, Sony has posted a launch trailer. The divisive games goes after an anime fan audience hard with Satelight (AKB0048) produced hand-drawn 2D spri...

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Because seeing giant human-like creatures mindlessly devour humanity to the brink of extinction puts everyone in the cuddling mood. I don't want to spoil anything for you shameless people who've yet to get your weekly dose of Attack on Titan, but ...

NTV's Zip! television program aired the first exclusive footage from the live-action film based on Yana Toboso's Black Butler manga on Tuesday morning. Zip! revealed that the film will open on January 18, 2014.

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The San Diego Comic Con poster of the 2014 Godzilla movie was posted on IGN recently. The poster confirmed that the appearance of Godzilla in the movie is similar to his original Japanese appearance. The viral marketing for the upcoming movie alre...

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Nippon Ichi Software CEO Sohei Niikawa recently told Dengeki Online that the scenario of Disgaea 5 is currently in its preparation stage. Although the game is only in the early stages, he intends for it to surpass the first Disgaea.

On July 11, J-World Tokyo, a Weekly Shonen Jump indoor theme park, held its grand opening. The park is themed after works serialized in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump and Jump SQ. This indoor theme park features a great number of 3D visual attracti...

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First revealed in the S. H. FiguArts Collection Book, Bandai Tamashii Nations posted the official images of S. H. FiguArts Kamen Rider Blade King Form! This figure represents the final form of Kamen Rider Blade in the Kamen Rider Blade TV series.

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Madoka Magica's latest movie three PV certainly is puzzling – it has Homura crying like a girl in a field of flowers, at which point, she's approached by Madoka, and then proceeds to do her Persona 3 impression.

Big Bang member Taeyang will be releasing his 2nd solo album in September.

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The recent showcase event for Ninpuu Sentai Hurricaneger 10 YEARS AFTER announced that Shurikenger's latest disguise will be played by junior karate world champion, Takeshi Hashimoto. Takeshi Hashimoto previously played Kenta Sawai, the karate kid...

「母と雷神様」 (Haha to Raijin-sama) "Mother and Raijin, God of Thunder" In my mind, I've always regarded PA Works with a particular wariness. See, the great thing about the animation house is that they're consistently one of the few studios, maybe even ...

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I finally returned to Vancouver after a long two weeks trip to southern California for AX and other touristy things! So now I can finally post some photos. Looks like the loot will be up first this time around.

On July 20, a full-scale cosplay "combat" photo book of the popular character Alicia, also known as "Darkmaster in Wonderland Alicia" from the visual combat book series Queen's Blade, will release. Talented cosplayer Vanessa Pan will be cosplaying...

Award ceremony to be held in Baltimore on September 7 The Harvey Awards, which honors outstanding work in comics and sequential art, revealed its list of nominations for this year's awards on Monday. The 22nd volume of Naoki Urasawa's 20th Century...

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Kami-Nai ED "Owaranai Melody wo Utaidashimashita. " PV Preview A full PV preview of Kamisama no Inai Nichiyoubi (Kami-Nai) ED, titled Owaranai Melody wo Utaidashimashita. from Mikako Komatsu is now available for viewing!

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'Koroshiya-san' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge July 16, 2013 at 01:33 PM Koroshiya-san Add another four panel manga to the list of series getting adapted into anime as the work by Tamachiku, Koroshiya-san, has made the gr...

Lately, a discussion topic has been making the rounds of various idol commentary blogs with the subject of hiding the fact that you enjoy idols in your everyday life. This subject hits a bit of a nerve with me, as I'm a strong advocate of the ment...

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Go! Go ! Power Rangers home video release! The first volume of "Power Ranger Megaforce" (containing episodes 1-4) is set for a DVD debut this September under the earth-rattling "Ultimate Team Power" moniker.

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While better than the other magical girl premiere this season, I'm not too sure about this one either.   In a world where the Holy Grail war doesn't exist, Illyasviel von Einzbern is a normal grade school student until a magical wand named Ruby fl...

'Calvin and Hobbes' Documentary Gets North American Distribution The documentary, titled Dear Mr. Watterson, was funded for over $120,000 on Kickstarter and it hits theaters and VOD services on November 15, 2013.

Watashi ga Motenai no wa Dou Kangaete mo Omaera ga Warui! - 02 Whatever else I may ultimately decide I feel about it, watching Watamote is undeniably a powerful experience. If it were strictly a question of how good the first two episodes of the s...


Ultra Street Fighter IV Announced with Five New Characters CAPCOM has debuted the first trailer for Ultra Street Fighter IV, an update that will see the addition of five new characters. The gameplay will also be rebalanced and feature new modes.

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Suda51, the man responsible for cult hits like No More Heroes and Killer is Dead, is teaming up with the director of Akira to kill modern Japan. Short Peace is an omnibus of four animated shorts directed by Katsuhiro Otomo (Akira, Steamboy) and cr...


…And then mahou shoujo happened. I guess I'll be kind of covering Makai Ouij since it caught my interest. …Though I'm definitely not taking this seriously. I'm not familiar at all with the source material and I'm finding things fairly hilarious fo...

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