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Japanator Josh Tolentino

In case you weren't keeping up, the 84th Comic Market ("Comiket") happened in Japan a few days ago. And on the off chance you don't know what that is, it's pretty much Japan's - and possibly the world's - largest comic convention, and a holy day o...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

 Master banana engraver Keisuke Yamada creates amazing works, often based on iconic pop culture figures from The Simpsons to Hayao Miyazaki's Castle in the Sky robot. With Attack on Titan's colossal looming large in the pop conscious these days, h...

SGCafe Zenko

After last weeks announcement at Otakon, Space Dandy has begun hyping up fans with character designs and musical goodness. When Shinichiro Watanabe talked about Space Dandy at Otakon fans were excited, and now with two big announcements fans have ...

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The first trailer of the second Hunter x Hunter movie called "Hunter x Hunter -The Last Mission-" began streaming recently. The trailer asked viewers if they are prepared to learn the history of the Hunter Association.


Sega Announces "Ryu ga Gotoku: Ishin" Sega has unveiled their new sequel in the Ryu ga Gotoku (Yakuzau) franchise! The new game is titled "Ryu Ga Gotoku: Ishin (龍が如く 維新)" and it features protagonist Kazuma Kiryu going back in time and taking on th...

On August 9, broadcast station WOWOW placed a full-size VF-25 Valkyrie at Minatomirai station in Yokohama to commemorate the station's broadcast of The Super Dimension Fortress Macross. The popular TV anime series Macrosss is celebrating its 30th ...

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

In Japan, the meaning of names can often be easily understood since they are typically made up of two or three Chinese characters. But what does that same name mean in other languages? Often, nothing. But sometimes a Japanese name can be translate...

Siliconera Ishaan

in Japan. Titled Yakuza Ishin (or Yakuza Restoration), details on the game are scant, other than that it involves a character named Ryoma Sakamoto. Here's a look at him:     More details will be available in the next issue of Famitsu magazine in ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Super Seiysyun Brothers' Anime Gets First Key Visual Posted by Chris Beveridge August 19, 2013 at 03:08 PM Super Seisyun Brothers With a September 13th premiere date just a few weeks away, the first pieces of full information about the anime adap...

SGCafe KarbyP

The final three OVA episodes of Oreimo 2 premiered online yesterday in Japan (as well as in the US via Crunchyroll). But just because the season season of the Oreimo anime has concluded doesn't mean that there's nothing else for fans to look forwa...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

This year's Pokémon Game Show event revealed that as of March 31st, 172 million units of Pokémon-related titles have sold worldwide! The first Pokémon games were released for the Nintendo Gameboy back in 1996.

Gaming, RPG | August 19, 2013 by Dante | When describing Deadpool based on some screenshots I posted, a friend of mine on Twitter simply said: "This seems like /b/ made the game"…and I cannot find a more simple way to explain Deadpool even if I try.

「ディープリーコン」 "Deep Recon" "Gate's coordinates verified" – the verisimilitude of war and terror has reared its ugly head and unfortunately for Team Doberman, it's hardly a pretty picture! There seems to be little doubt that Majestic Prince has moved ...

Siliconera Spencer

Square Enix is bringing Dragon Quest X to PC, and along with its release, a USB Dragon Quest X controller. The USB powered controller is controller is like a PlayStation 2 controller with the series slime mascot on front.

SGCafe KarbyP

Here's a quick look at the opening intro to Namco Bandai Games and CyberConnect2's PS3 fighting game JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle. The footage was included in a bonus disc that came with this month's Ultra Jump magazine.

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“Evangelion Exhibition” is now taking place in Matsuya Ginza, Tokyo, with displays of over 1,300 arts and materials including original drawings. The exhibition includes various materials such as original drawings, model sheets, comic&r...

J-Everything tylerraiz

Of all the dramas I've reviewed so far – over the past year or so – Kazoku Game (家族ゲーム) has easily been the one packed with the most surprises. The way this episode begins is no different, as we hear tutor Yoshimoto Kouya (Sakurai Sho) himself exp...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

It's not too big of a delay, but Compile Heart's Fairy Fencer F RPG has nonetheless been pushed back a bit. The next game from the Hyperdimension Neptunia team is now set to hit PlayStation 3 in Japan on October 10.

Japanator Josh Tolentino

One of the long-running aspects of Pokemon fandom (in English, at least) has been what to call your starting character. Many choose a custom name, but others choose the "default" names of "Red" or "Ash".

SGCafe KarbyP

Studio Ghibli and director Isao Takahata's Kaguya-hime no Monogatari (The Story of Princess Kaguya) anime film finally has a firm release date in Japan; it will hit theatres there November 23 this year.

The first live-action adaptation of Momoko Sakura's Chibi Maruko-chan manga and anime in five and a half years will air this fall on Fuji TV. The family comedy follows a third-grade girl named Maruko in her daily life among her family and friends.

I've been having some discussions lately online with some idol friends from around the world and came upon a very extensive subject when discussing a recent article written by a great Mexican idol fan, writer, and producer, Carlos Peralta, on the ...

Blood Lad – 07 Filed under Blood Lad, First Impressions by Cherrie | 0 Comments 「はじめてのリズ」 (Hajimete no Rizu) "Liz, For The First Time" Liz is one adorable imouto! I want to nuzzle her in my bosom o_o… My initial impressions of her were kind of cre...

event / D=OUT / SCREW Another Japanese band to participate on Singapore's annual Asian music event, SUNDOWN FESTIVAL. It's just been announced that following SCREW, fellow PS Company band D=OUT will be participating on SUNDOWN FESTIVAL 2013!

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

Were you one of the millions playing the battery life out of Pokémon Red, Green, or Blue back in the late '90s? If so, your days fishing for magicarp have probably taken a backseat to a 9-5 job and changing diapers.

I swear this is the most appropriate image for the excerpt. 「妹(あたし)が兄(あいつ)に恋なんてするわけない/俺の妹がこんなに可愛い/俺の妹がこんなに可愛いわけがない。」 (Ore ga Kanojo ni Kokuhaku Nante Aru Wake ga Nai / Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii / Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai.

19/08/2013: New Releases (19/08/2013) Yamato, Daphne in the Brilliant Blue Apologies for the slighytly late new release post this week, but we've all been scraping ourselves off the floor this morning after a mammoth weekend of fun, frivolities an...

So noble. How can anyone not love Joe? Last Week, Rui gave a long speech as to why he wants to help everyone save the world. We also saw his conflictions about using the CROWDS. Summary: Picking up on the cliffhanger, the team rushes into action t...

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