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November 13, 2013, 8:00 AM
November 13, 2013, 8:00 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

A few years ago, a Singaporean man named Batman bin Suparman, which means "Batman, Son of Superman" in Malay, became an internet sensation. Well, the named crusader is back. He's not fighting crime. This time, he's committing it.

A surprising additional cast member for the much talked about live action film adaptation of the popular Shounen manga "Lupin III" has been revealed.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

ELEVEN ARTS and FUNimation Entertainment announced today that the third installment of the Evangelion rebuild series, Evangelion: 3. 0 You Can (Not) Redo, is set for theatrical release in the U. S. and Canada in January of 2014.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Delayed to February, Super Heroine Chronicle for PlayStation 3 and Vita will feature bishoujo from Twin Angel, Kyousogiga, DiGi Charat, Senki Zesshou Symphogear, Super Sonico, Higurashi When They Cry, Aria the Scarlet Ammo, Infinite Stratos, The F...

FUNimation in collaboration with Japanese producer/distributor Eleven Arts has announced plans to begin limited North American theatrical screenings of Evangelion: 3. 0 You Can (Not) Redo in January. Most screenings will be the English dub, but se...

Anisakis parasites removed, but Suzuki takes time off work due to lingering pain Tatsuhisa Suzuki, the 30-year-old voice actor known for playing Makoto Tachibana in the popular anime Free! - Iwatobi Swim Club and other roles, reported on Sunday th...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) 'Kirin' means 'giraffe' in Japanese! I quite like giraffes! Although I think elephants… no wait… tortoises would have to be my best! ! Either way, today we're going to be taking a look at another Monste...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Details are still pretty scant on the second PS Vita remake of the Hyperdimension Neptunia series, but according to this week's Dengeki it's set to arrive in Japan as Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2 on March 20, 2014.

Japanator Karen Mead

Before I sat down to watch Blue Exorcist, I had some flexible, but modest, expectations. I expected the show to be a competent shonen title, perhaps reminiscent of earlier episodes of Naruto and Bleach, with slick action scenes and maybe even some...

November 11 is unofficial Pocky Day, because get it? 11/11 looks like sticks of Pocky, the flavor-dipped pretzel snack from Ezaki Glico. To celebrate, the Pocky Twitter account encouraged fans to help them set a new Guinness world record by gettin...

For those in North America, Persona 4 Arena (Aka. Persona 4: The Ultimate in Mayonaka Arena) on the Playstation 3 and Xbox360 may be a distant memory – with your attention potentially focused on what could very well be the announcement of Persona ...

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During Anime Festival Asia 2013 held at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre in Singapore, Daisuki. net has announced that they will be giving fans across South East Asia one very special New Year's eve treat as they will be streami...

SeventhStyle Seven

According to a publication that apparently ranks the best light novels, Oregairu scores first place for the title of "best light novel 2014″ – goes to show just how right this youth romantic comedy proves to be.

This week's featured releases come from Afilia Saga, Idoling! ! ! and Idoling! ! ! NEO.   Afilia Saga – "S. M. L☆" Afilia Saga provide our first featured release of the week. "S. M. L☆" is another anime tie-in song, much like how their last single...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Kodansha will increase the print run of the ARIA magazine for 500% thanks to the lunch of the Attack on Titan manga spin-off entitled "Attack on Titan: No Regrets" by Hikaru Suruga and Gan Sunaaku. The series starts in the January issue of the mag...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

It's a season of milestones for manga's most unstoppable assassin. Last month, the landmark 140th volume Golgo 13 was collected. Now, it's time for home magazine Big Comic to pay tribute to 45 years of Duke Togo's remarkably stoic brand of sex and...

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

Tweet Pin It Newest AKB48 Group Draft Kaigi winner Kayoko Takita [田北香世子] is already making headlines for blog entries where she referred to herself as bisexual. Takita recently was chosen as second draft pick for Team A by Captain Yui Yokohama and...

JEFusion UkiyaSeed

Actress Reiko Chiba revealed on Twitter that she will appear on Kyoryuger vs. Go-Busters via voice over along with the 4 others. She didn't. . .


Nov12 Party time with Serara and friends. Hello all, it looks like after this episode, we have a clear goal from Shiroe and his guild. That's right, a guild! It's launch week, and admittedly I'm getting a bit antsy for the PS4 to ship.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official site for the upcoming documentary film Yume to Kyouki no Oukoku (The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness) posted a 15-second CM and the official trailer today. The documentary focuses on the acclaimed anime production company Studio Ghibli,...

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Single release from Yui Horie, titled Golden Time, contains the OP and ED for anime series Golden Time. Will be out on 13 November 2013. Two editions available for preorder: Limited and Regular Edition.

Japanator Brittany Vincent

Finally, Evangelion 3. 0: You Can (Not) Redo is hitting theaters, and in ones across America and Canada! Of course, that doesn't mean much for those of us who live in states where people think we run around barefoot and marry our cousins (please r...

Atlus USA will release the 2D fighter on November 19 Atlus USA began streaming a trailer on Monday introducing Team Tears to Tiara (from the AQUAPLUS game and anime of the same name) in the AquaPazza 2D fighting game for PlayStation 3.

Allkpop has responded to YMC Entertainment's statement blaming the site for the Ailee nude photo leak, denying responsibility for the surfacing of the photos.

Official Unboxing Video Released for the Playstation 4 by Sam I am a fan of traditional unboxing videos – hands, dialogue and all recorded without any special effects or emphasis on anything other than the item at hand.

SeventhStyle Seven

An autographed copy of Madoka Magica's Rebellion script has sold for 1. 8 million yen, approximately $18,172 USD – this initially seems impressive, and certainly is a payout, but perhaps not that spectacular.

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