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November 1, 2013, 1:00 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

The U. S. military is working on new "smart armour. " And state-controlled China Central Television recently covered the gear by passing off fan-made Halo battlewear as U. S. military concepts. This is not a joke.

Happy Halloween folks! Have you been tricking or treating? Looks like cosplayer Ying Tze has been treating - treating us to some Mirai Suenaga Halloween Ver cosplay! She looks absolutely stunning - so cute!

Crunchyroll Scott Green

A couple of companies are now capitalizing on the appeal of the illusion of having the Madoka Magica girls in front of you. MediaMagic's new Android augmented reality app lets you insert mahou shoujo into your photos, with special location based f...

Chōgōkin Hello Kitty comes with tiny Hello Kitty pilot, multiple modes Bandai announced on Thursday that it will sell "Chōgōkin Hello Kitty," a die-cast metal and ABS feline robot that shoots its "Rocket-Punch" fists.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

 Hunter x Hunter has a particular habit of abruptly moving away from story lines, leaving character behind, and shuffling principals off stage for long periods. So, it wasn't a given that Leorio, or even the popular Kurapika, would be turning up i...


Type-Moon Takeuchi Takashi Draws Fate x Record of Lodoss War You might want to pick up a copy of the Dec issue of COMPTIQ magazine because it features a beautiful illustration poster featuring Saber from the Fate franchise and Deedlit from Record ...

Siliconera Sato

Spike Chunsoft's upcoming Attack on Titan game for the Nintendo 3DS will have a story mode where it's been confirmed that Eren, Mikasa and Armin will be playable characters. Famitsu gives us a look at another feature called "World Mode," where you...

RocketNews24 Rona Moon

It can be difficult to get along without female friends. In Japan, work ethic and subsequent exhaustion tends to tie many men to their work places beyond the call of duty, and gender roles can be highly restrictive.

Siliconera Ishaan

Sony have released a lengthy FAQ (European version here) that answers a number of questions regarding the upcoming PlayStation 4 console, addressing everything from used games to online IDs, to region locking (no, the system isn't region-locked) t...

Siliconera Ishaan

The new Super Smash Bros. will also feature a male Wii Fit Trainer, director Masahiro Sakurai revealed today via Miiverse. Just how the male Wii Fit Trainer will fit into the game remains to be seen, but we wouldn't be surprised if he were just an...

SeventhStyle Seven

Conspicuous canine-style copulation is on the agenda for the proactive student body of Little Busters! Ecstasy as seen in its latest chapter, which also tries to introduce a new trend of twisted lusts.

Kotaku East András Neltz

Tactical RPG Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten is getting an enhanced remake on January 30 in Japan. Titled Disgaea 4 Return, the remake puts the fully patched PS3 game and all its DLC on the PS Vita, throwing in a new scenario and a sixth level of...

moetron pKjd

「Saimoe '13」 "Groups 1 & 4″ Losers Finals ~ Block Results Posted by pKjd on Oct 30, 2013 @ 7:21 am 30 Oct Winners: Miho and Yoshino. Group Rf1 Results: 1位 180票 Miho Nishizumi @ Girls und Panzer 2位 120票 Rikka Takanashi @ Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai!

Japanator Ben Huber

How likely are you to tell all your friends about your hobbies on social networks? Statistics say you're going to! Recently, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania did a study that analyzed the language and wording used by 75,000 Facebook p...

SGCafe spartanchef

A spirit who eats humans, sound like a perfect match for Halloween right? Well, Griffon is now putting this mischievous spirit from Date A Live up for pre-orders today, October 31, 2013, Halloween. Clad in her elegant gothic lolita dress, this 1/8...

Siliconera Ishaan

Monster Hunter 4 has already seen a few notable collaborations with the Fairy Tail manga, Nintendo's Super Mario and Zelda games, and even with a Capcom magazine. Its next collaboration, however, is possibly an even bigger deal.

Sakura Index Althaea

Writer's Note: I kinda wanted to feature a list of a few horror anime shows for Halloween, but unfortunately, I'm not a fan of watching any of that sort. It's hard to recommend shows that I haven't watched, so I decided to give out an image pack f...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Gravure idol/actress Yuria Haga (Kamen Rider 555, Kamen Rider Kiva) will go nude in her new film entitled "Red X Pink". Haga will play the heroine who suffers from gender identity disorder. The film centers around the love and growth of four women...

On October 28, it was announced that Tackey & Tsubasa's Takizawa Hideaki (31) will have a leading role in FujiTV's New Year Drama Special "HAMU -Man of the Public Security Police Force-" (Friday Prestige Frame).

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Japanese publisher Shueisha announced on October 30 that Eiichiro Oda's super popular manga One Piece would have 300 million copies in print with the 72nd volume of the manga which was scheduled to be released in Japan on November 1.

Chihayafuru 2 - Waga Mi You ni Furu Nagame Seshi Ma ni (OVA) It wasn't what I hoped it'd be, but there's never a bad time for more Chihayafuru. So - all that stuff I said about watching the Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun OVA with a heavy heart?

SeventhStyle Seven

Ro-Kyu-Bu! SS' second Blu-ray volume is what lolicons have been waiting for, elementary school bust and waist as uncensored as it'll get – hopefully no one was expecting any basketball in this volume. The most legitimate playing with balls one wil...

One stays, one goes. Kyoukai no Kanata – 05 It's funny, but somewhere along the line KyouKan has leveled up a little and it's hard to say exactly why.   The last two eps have certainly been the best - it's a bit more self-apparent with #4, which w...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

I have fond memories of playing the original Typing of the Dead—Sega's spin on House of the Dead 2 that replaces guns with keyboards and kills enemies with quickly-typed words—and now the clever teaching tool is back in all its brain-s...

After the tragic passing of 94-year-old Anpanman illustrator Takashi Yanase the internet became abuzz with the news that Yanase created a lot of regional mascots—for free. Manga artist Sensha Yoshida (Utsurun Desu) wasn't pleased with the news, ta...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Inari, Konkon, Koi Iroha' Anime Staff, Cast Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge October 30, 2013 at 03:00 PM Inari, Konkon, Koi Iroha Some new information has surfaced about one of the upcoming winter 2014 anime series with Inari, Konkon, Koi Iroh...

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

Highschool DxD New BD – 03 October 29th, 2013 / By Tabris / No comments » / Categories: Anime Despite the fact that AT-X aired Highschool DxD New uncensored not all of the ecchi scenes were included in the TV version.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Look, I loved Heavenly Sword. I know quite a few people didn't feel that way, but Ninja Theory's action game really scratched a special itch when I first got a PlayStation 3. That was about six years ago, though, so I'm finding it difficult to get...

MTV European Music Award 2013 has announced the nominees for the Japan/Korea Worldwide Act. The nominees are the winners of Best Korea Act and Best Japan Act.


Insane BRS is insanely pretty. There's just something about that Insane Black Rock Shooter design that inspires awe. When it's that Good Smile scaled statue, well, there's not a whole lot to say other than, "Ooo, shiny!

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