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November 20, 2013, 3:30 AM
Crunchyroll Scott Green

As expected, workaholic, hands-on artist Hayao Miyazaki has been staying busy.  This week, Japanese public television network NHK's profile show Professional presented a look at the revered anime director.


Seiyuu Suzaki Aya Adopts Mako's Hairstyle in Kill la Kill Seiyuu Aya Suzaki voices the adorable and hyper-energetic Mako in the anime series Kill la Kill. Recently, she updated her blog showing fans her new hairstyle.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Mobile Suit Gundam fans in Japan can look forward to Gundam Extreme Vs. Full Boost—a PlayStation 3 port of the arcade sensation that features over 90 playable Mobile Suits—early next year. In the meantime, Namco Bandai has a new traile...

SGCafe KarbyP

On November 24, 8PM Japan time (GMT+0900 hours), Atlus is set to make some sort of exciting announcement with regards to the Persona series, via a teaser site that's been gradually updated since it first went live in September.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Last week we were formally introduced to Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate's latest roster addition, goth loli brawler Marie Rose. She's currently part of location tests across arcades in Japan, but she'll also be coming to home consoles in a future update.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Today Atlus announced plans to release Spike Chunsoft's child-bearing Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars RPG in North America. The turn-based action heads to Nintendo 3DS and PS Vita in spring 2014.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Square Enix has teamed up with snack maker Ezaki Glico to promote Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, which makes its debut in Japan on November 21. To commemorate her return, the heroine and other characters will be featured on various treat p...

Nihongogo Garry MacKenzie

Tweet Pin It This week's featured releases come from Shiritsu Ebisu Chuugaku, SKE48 and Tokyo Girls' Style. Shiritsu Ebisu Chuugaku – "Mikakunin Chuugakusei X" Let's start things off this week with Shiritsu Ebisu Chuugaku, or Ebichu to those of us...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The latest issue of Figure-oh magazine revealed the release date of S. H. FiguArts Kamen Rider Imperer! This figure represents one of the Riders that participated in the Rider Fight in the Kamen Rider Ryuki TV series.


Nendoroid Kanbaru Suruga Kanbaru Suruga is the third character from Bakemonogatari to join GoodSmile Company's Nendoroid series. An entranced expression, a number of books and sitting parts are also included to pose her absorbed in her reading.

Siliconera Ishaan

In 2011, Ico and Shadow of the Colossus director Fumito Ueda announced that he had left the employ of Sony Computer Entertainment. Ueda, who was creative lead on The Last Guardian, stated that he was committed to finishing the game, regardless of ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This winter, Haruka Tomatsu (Saki in Valvrave) and Yuka Iguchi (Majestic Prince's Tamaki Irie) star in an anime adaptation of Tachi's 2011 yuri four-panel manga Sakura Trick, a series from Time Kirara Miracle!

Japanator Brittany Vincent

You think you know every single pop culture, anime, and video game reference in Kill la Kill? Are you a bad enough dude to catalogue them all? A group of fans from 4chan's /a/ board are, and have been hard at work compiling a handy dandy list that...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The December issue of Ultra Jump announced that the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders anime will premiere in Spring 2014. In addition, the staff also indicated in a CD bundled with the magazine that the anime will be different in some a...

Pre Order Legacy Dragonzord and Dragon Dagger At TRU. ca! We need Dragonzord power NOW! The much hyped and eagerly awaited  Legacy Dragonzord and adult scale Dragon Dagger are coming. You can now pre order both toys at the Canadian ToysRUs website!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Kyoto Animation is certainly looking to have some with Beyond the Boundary as they've debuted the first short for the series that clocks in at seven minutes. Titled Kyōkai no Kanata: Idol Saiban! ~Mayoi Nagara mo Kimi o Sabaku Tami~ (Beyond the Bo...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'The Wind Rises' Gets First Domestic Anime Trailer Posted by Chris Beveridge November 18, 2013 at 01:11 PM The Wind Rises Deadline Hollywood has managed to snag the subtitled domestic trailer for The Wind Rises, the supposed final film from Hayao ...


Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Heads to North America This March 18 Japan will be getting the release of Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD this December 26. It has been announced that North America will get the game this March 18 2014, Europe will follow with the da...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Through November, Namco is running a Madoka Magica amusement campaign with a crane game figure prizes, clearfiles and other goodies. As always with these promotions, the characters get goofy make-overs in the likeness of the umaibou tasty stick ma...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The first suit pictures of the four new Kamen Riders that will join Kamen Rider Gaim around December or January has surfaced online! These four new Riders will use the Genesis Driver and use the following Lock Seeds: Cherry Energy Lock Seed, Melon...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

It's been a few weeks since we got any new visuals off of the official site site for the K anime feature, but they've updated with a new one this week. Around this time last month they had a few more out and we had them all collected here.

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Community Reading: November 18, 2013 Ray's Picks BH Playlist – Best Birthday Ever! – Beyond Hallyu Another treat to celebrate their second year! TWO MILLION VIEWS in seven years! – Jrocknyc Congratulations to Go, who's been blogging ab...

The full trailer for the live-action film adaptation of Yana Toboso's Black Butler (Kuroshitsuji) manga began streaming on Monday. While the original manga is set in 19th century England, this new film is set more than 130 years later in 2020, in ...

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