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September 20, 2013, 8:30 PM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Hiroshi Yamauchi, the former head of video game giant Nintendo who helmed the company during its period of skyrocketing growth in the 1980s and 90's, has passed away at the age of 85. The entertainment visionary succumbed to pneumonia on September...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Cinema Today posted the full trailer of the upcoming Lupin III vs. Detective Conan the Movie. The movie is set to premiere this December 7 in Japan. "Cherry Sapphire," an illusive secret treasure that holds the key to the entire world, will bring ...

Ani-Culture nbcwarrior

Poster of AFA ID 2013 Held in the first week of September over the weekends at the Jakarta Convention Center was the Anime Festival Asia 2013. With over 40,000 attracted in the first Anime Festival Asia 2012.

A couple of months after releasing his comeback single "Hey What's Up? ", Jin Akanishi unveils the short PV of his second one titled "Ainaru Hou e".

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Dig Gravity Daze? Looks like Sony's Japan Studio is working on another Gravity Daze title. Read more. . .

Are you a team player with the crazy skills and cool composure needed to triumph in massive cooperative battles? If this sounds like you, then Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z has just what you need, with revolutionary team battling for up to 4 players ...

Siliconera Spencer

Namco Bandai confirmed JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle will be released in North America in 2014. CyberConnect2 known for their work on . hack and the Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm series developed the PlayStation 3 fighting gam...

JEFusion GekiDan

After we met Satoshi's new friends, here's a new preview for the upcoming fifth Pokémon anime series Pocket Monsters XY which was first seen during. . .

Crunchyroll Scott Green

TV Tokyo has posted a promo for the fall adaptation of Sayori Ochiai's seinen manga Gingitsune, set to fhána's (The Eccentric Family) opening theme.   Storyboard artist Noboru Misawa steps up to direct with veteran Hiroshi Yamaguchi (Argento Soma,...

Former Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi, 1927-2013 He transformed a toy company called Nintendo into a video game giant that would change the world forever. Thanks for everything. Via Tiny Cartridge: Former Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi, ...

SeventhStyle Seven

Purchasing himself 60 entries into Animate's Ro-Kyu-Bu! lottery, an otaku is joyous today as he has secured a whole collection's worth of rare lolicon paraphernalia – from simple clearfiles, to loli pantsu.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

I always have a tough time transitioning to autumn in Japan. Sure, the lower humidity means I can stop sweating for the first time in three months, but it's a little disappointing leaving the office in the evening and finding the skies already com...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

Today at the Tokyo Game Show 2013, I got some hands-on time with the HD remasters of Final Fantasy X and Final Fantasy X-2. As expected, the games of Final Fantasy X | X-2 HD Remaster play identically to their PS2 counterparts and the visuals are ...

Nihongogo Daryl D.

Tweet Pin It Your first dose of the finest cosplay (and booth babes) from Tokyo Game Show 2013     Daryl D. age 2X, after graduating from school, he has roamed the world changing jobs frequently as he observes the events around him.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Namco Bandai has posted a look at their upcoming smartphone rhythm game One Piece Dance Battle. Set to be released in Japan this winter, you'll be able to rack up the score by controlling the Straw Hat pirates dance moves using your touch screen.

Siliconera Spencer

Tecmo Koei confirmed they will bring Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of Dusk Sky to North America too. The PlayStation 3 game is slated for release in early 2014.       Atelier Escha & Logy has two protagonists.

Siliconera Spencer

Not to be confused with the red Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII controller from HORI, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia made a Lightning Returns DualShock 3 controller.     The controller is an Asia region (Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapor...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

TV Tokyo has posted a minute long preview for the Pokémon XY, set to debut October 16th. Cast includes Mayuki Makiguchi as Serena,Yuki Kaji as young inventor Citron (Clemont in English) and Mariya Ise as Eureka (Bonnie in English), a girl w...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Yuusha Ni Narenakatta Ore Wa Shibushibu Shuushoku Wo Ketsui Shimashita' Anime TV Spot Debuts Posted by Chris Beveridge September 19, 2013 at 01:46 PM Yuusha ni Narenakatta Ore wa Shibushibu Shuushoku wo Ketsui Shimashita The fun of the couple of ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Following this summer's broadcast of Silver Spoon and the rebroadcast Anohana, Fuji TV's alt-audience block Noitamina will be starting the two cour adventures of Samurai Flamenco and airing the one cour Galileo Donna.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Satsuki Yoshino's 'Barakamon' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge September 18, 2013 at 02:46 PM Barakamon While no timeline has been set as to when it will appear or what production company will be involved, Gangan Online has...

Siliconera Ishaan

Link was nearly given eye-beams during the development The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker on the Gamecube console, according to Nintendo development staff.   In an Iwata Asks interview that discusses the upcoming HD remake of The Wind Waker for W...

Siliconera Ishaan

The Pokémon Company has shared a new overview trailer for Pokémon X and Pokémon Y in Japan via the Nintendo eShop. The trailer (courtesy YouTube user Nintendaan) showcases a number of features from the game mixed in with old and new footage.

Edible art is kind of a thing these days, especially in Asia, where seemingly every dish is so artfully crafted and cute you couldn't possibly eat it – especially when it takes the form of a cat poking out of your latte.

Namco Bandai Games have today announced the details surrounding their Collector's Edition and Black Armor Pre-Order Limited Edition for Dark Souls II, the anticipated sequel to 2011 title Dark Souls and its predecessor Demons Souls.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This fall's slate of light novel based anime includes the adaptation of Takeru Kasukabe's Ore no Nōnai Sentakushi ga, Gakuen Love Come o Zenryoku de Jama Shiteiru (My Mental Multiple-Choice Power Is Completely Ruining My School Romantic Comedy) or...

SeventhStyle Seven

Opening sequence for "your diary+", upcoming eroge on the PSP, is practically "Cute Kantoku Lolis: The Movie" – the art is indeed by the very master of lolis, and the OP is like a Kantoku service museum.

Sony is releasing yet another exclusive Walkman dedicated to Otaku again. This time round, a walkman version of Puella Magi Madoka Magica that is based on Sony F series, and comes in black (NW-F805/B) and white (NW-F805/W).

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Free Episode 11When Rei confronts Rin, the tension is beyond thick. What They Say: Nanase Haruka loved to be in the water – loved swimming. In elementary school, Nanase Haruka, Tachibana Makoto, Matsuoka Rin, and Hazuki Nagisa attended the same sw...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With Tokyo Game Show Kicking off, we're now getting a look at how Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z developer Artdink's Puella Magi Madoka: The Battle Pentragram will work. The game is divided into daytime adventure gaming, in which the magic girls socia...

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