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August 25, 2013, 9:00 AM
Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Fans of Final Fantasy X will both want to look at and listen to the latest trailer from this week's gamescom event in Cologne, Germany. Not only is Square Enix comparing graphics between the original and its remastered version, but the HD clip bel...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Though it should come as no surprise that Namco Bandai registered more Tales of trademarks in Japan, it's always fun to wonder what the future has in store for the RPG franchise. The latest titles the company filed trademarks for include Tales of ...

Siliconera Ishaan

Phantasy Star Online 2 costumes are going to be released as DLC for Soul Sacrifice, Sega and Sony have announced. The two outfits below will be available as free DLC to Soul Sacrifice players in Japan starting on August 29th:   Video game stories ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Remember the very brief recent teaser for Dark Souls II? In it we saw flashes of real armor being forged, and Namco Bandai now has a behind the scenes video showcasing the process behind crafting the real-life gear.

First trailer of Kamen Rider Gaim released! Kamen Rider Wizard is not airing this week due to Super Hero Taisen being shown during the usual Super Hero time slot. However the long waited trailer of Kamen Rider Gaim has finally been revealed!

Japanator Hiroko Yamamura

Mmmm. There's nothing much more relaxing than kicking back and enjoying a nice steaming cup of tea sometimes. However, tea-time is not quite the same when you realize that steam isn't coming from your aromatic earl grey, but actually off the back ...

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum claimed the top spot for the second consecutive year on Trip Advisor Japan's list of the most popular sightseeing spots for foreign tourists. It's a touching memorial that has moved countless visitors to tears a...


On the 3rd day (24th August 2013) of the AKB48 Tokyo Dome concerts as part of their [Manatsu no Dome Tour], a New Team 4 was announced! This will have Minegishi Minami as the Captain, and the newly promoted members who were the 13th and 14th gener...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Seen prior to the start of the TV screening of Kamen Rider x Super Sentai: Super Hero Taisen, a teaser for today's special preview of Kamen Rider Gaim was aired and revealed some minor stuff about the series.

Agriculture-based Anime "Agukaru'"Implores You to Vote Many …Some… A few of us are familiar with various agriculture educational videos that we used to watch in grade school. Their objective was to draw awareness to agriculture activities but they...

Japanator Hiroko Yamamura

Let's label this one as news I totally did not expect! On a recent television interview promoting The Wind Rises, Studio Ghibli's Hayao Miyzaki revealed he would not be apposed Hideaki Anno taking the reigns of a sequel to the 1984 anime classic, ...

Siliconera Sato

In our previous report, Capcom's consumer games division director Katsuhiko Ichii spoke of the company's goal to make Monster Hunter 4 be the best selling title in the series, along with their goal to continue building on what makes them unique.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

After the figure was previewed earlier this summer at Wonder Festival, Max Factory's Attack on Titan Mikasa Ackerman figure is now making the rounds in Japanese magazines ahead of its January 2014 release.

Miss Moonlight

On the second day of AKB48's Tokyo Dome Concerts, dates for new stages for all teams were announced. Among them is the long-awaited 3rd Stage for Team N. For this stage, the title has also been revealed.


Akihabara meets Harajuku as Dempagumi. inc invades fashion industry 24 August, 2013 by Chad It's been a busy year for Akihabara-based idol group Dempagumi. inc. They're on to their 3rd single this year with the upcoming W.

Japanator Salvador G-Rodiles

Well what do you know, Yen Press has pulled an interesting wild card at the first Japan Expo USA, and it's another beacon of hope for people that wish to see more light novels in North America! To those that have been wishing to own the physical v...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

It's time for another character introduction clip to promote the upcoming HD remaster of Tales of Symphonia. In this clip the party meets up with the unbelievably clumsy Sheena Fujibayashi, so see how her initial stumbles play out in Tales of Symp...

Grand Theft Auto V Soundtrack Leaked Digital pre-orders of Grand Theft Auto V were available for pre-load overnight in the UK, and thanks to that bit of digital downloading, members of the GTAForums uncovered all the music to Grand Theft Auto V a ...

Rozen Maiden Zurückspulen - 08 There's so much about Rozen Maiden Zurückspulen that's different from the anime we usually see - and the Rozen Maiden we've seen before. Yes, it's really happening - I'm going to drop the "simple and profound at the ...


Aug23 This week on Free! : Rin does LSD It's my turn! Yep, smack in the middle of the season, I get the first competition episode for Free! So heading into the Prefectural Tournament, let's see what's going to happen?


"I see that my brother is collapsed on the floor, but let's have a leisurely conversation instead. " The OP song to this anime has really grown on me. …Meanwhile, the ED song has somehow managed to beat out Maji Love 1000% (and 2000% as well) in m...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn is bringing retooled MMO action to PlayStation 3 and PC next week, so now Square Enix is offering up a look at the game's high-level boss enemies in a new "Primals Unleashed" trailer.

With their October 1st release date drawing closer, ATLUS USA have taken the opportunity to share a new trailer for their upcoming release of Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millenium Girl. Rather than focus on just gameplay, this latest trailer looks ...

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