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December 11, 2013, 7:00 PM
RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Well now here's an odd little promotion. Japanese gamers planning to pick up a copy of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, one of the prequel chapters in Hideo Kojima's convoluted-plot-'em-up/stealth espionage action game series, are now being offe...

Japan in the Winter series is back again this year and today we take a lookie at the Odaiba area in Tokyo. Places visited include Odaiba Deck, Aqua City, Diver City, Venus Port and loads of other shops in these entertainment facilities.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

As another 20th anniversary of the franchise, Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai has started accepting pre-orders for the new Sailor Moon collaboration items with popular Japanese brand Peach John.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With its twenty-two episode run, Samurai Flamenco is certainly capable of adding more characters without it feeling like it's all cramming in before the finale. And they're doing just that as the series has announced a few new characters through t...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here's the trailer of the 2014 Doraemon film entitled "Doraemon the Movie: New Nobita's Great Demon ~Peko and the Exploration Party of Five~". This film will premiere this March 8th. A remake of the 1982 Doraemon film Doraemon: Nobita's Great Demo...

It was announced that NTV has appointed Arashi‘s Sakurai Sho as the network’s special Olympics caster for next year’s Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. This will be the fourth time that Sakurai was appointed as special Olympics c...

Siliconera Ishaan

A free-to-play Initial D game is coming to the Nintendo 3DS, courtesy of Sega, this week's issue of Famitsu magazine reveals. The game will be titled Initial D: Perfect Shift Online.   Details on Initial D: Perfect Shift Online are scant at this p...

Japanator Kristina Pino

Not one, but two menu items are getting a cheesy update at McDonald's Japan. For images of what I'm mentioning below, check out the gallery! The first is a side menu item which is limited to the winter season: cheese potato dippers.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Best Selling Manga & Anime In Japan Via Amazon Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge December 10, 2013 at 04:37 PM Yotsuba Volume 12 What's popular in Japan certainly isn't always the same as what's popular elsewhere in the world and it's even more t...

To help celebrate the 50th anniversary of Tsuburaya Productions Co. , fans will have the unique opportunity to check out a special exhibition devoted to Ultra superheroes and other tokusatsu special effects.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Light novel imprint Dengeki and Sega will be celebrating the publisher's 20th anniversary with crossover 2D fighting game Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax, and a trio of new characters have been added the roster.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

When Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind dropped on Nintendo 3DS in Japan last week it came packing playable versions of Eren, Mikasa, and Armin. A story chapter featuring a playable Levi joined the crew at launch as DLC, and Sasha is offic...


Become enraptured in the dazzling pure white light of "Anthem of Light," as LUNA SEA's original album finally opens its curtains to the world at last. The album is an overwhelming and dense band ensemble, with the lyrics and vocals by RYUICHI beau...

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Megahouse is releasing one true G. E. M. of a figure with Magi's Morgianna. This new Morg figure features the mighty Fanalis fighter dancing as she is shown in the anime's 2nd OP. Sculpted by Masaki Inada, this 1/8 scale PVC figure measures in at ...

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After months of waiting, and seeing a leaked trailer (which was later taken down), here's the official trailer of the upcoming 2014 Godzilla remake! Based on the trailer, it seems that it is humans vs.

Utada Hikaru will be releasing a 15th anniversary, remastered version of her hit debut album "First Love" on March 10, 2014.

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

On 10 December, the trailer for next year's much-needed Godzilla remake came out online along with a new poster for the film. The somewhat campy 1998 American remake of the tokusatsu classic was more of a whimsical adventure featuring baby Godzill...

Kodansha decided to make another printing of the January 2014 issue of Aria magazine, which launched Hikaru Suruga and Gan Sunaaku's Attack on Titan: No Regrets (Shingeki no Kyojin Gaiden: Kuinaki Sentaku) spinoff manga.

If you've traveled to Japan, you may be aware that while Narita Airport has been the main international port of access into the Tokyo area for many years, there is now an increasing number of International flights in and out of Haneda Airport, whi...

A hint of gotta catch'em all is thrown into Toei and Marvel's latest endeavor: Disk Wars: The Avengers assembles Earth's Mightiest Heroes under the Land of the Rising Sun. But now, it looks like Bandai wants in on the action with the unexpected an...

J-Rock band to release new album on February 12; film to open on February 8 The official Tiger & Bunny Twitter account announced on Tuesday that the Japanese band NOVELS will perform the song "Nemesis" as the opening theme for the film Tiger & Bun...

Siliconera Spencer

will cost 6,170 yen ($60) or 9,980 yen ($97) if you opt for the limited edition.   The limited edition includes a soundtrack CD, a Blu-ray disc with special content, a special case for the discs, mini clear poster, Dengeki NerveGear Vol.

Siliconera Spencer

While comcept has been busy with games like Soul Sacrifice and Mighty No. 9, we haven't heard much about Kaio: King of Pirates which was announced before both of those. The Kaio site was quietly updated and now pegs the Nintendo 3DS game for 2014.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

December 21 marks the upcoming announcement of another Digimon game, with information to be unleashed in the February 2014 issue of V-Jump magazine. A trailer is set to debut on the same day at Namco Bandai's Jump Festa booth.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Kamisama Kiss FUNimation is bringing a bit of focus onto their recently announced Goddess Edition release for Kamisama Kiss, which is set to land on February 11th, 2014. The $130 set has a lot of bonuses to it, though FUNimation is ensuring the re...


Kantai Collection Anime Website Launched "Kantai Collection – Kan Colle -" is one of the hottest moe card battle game, and the official website for the anime adaptation has been launched. Kadokawa Games had earlier announced the anime adaptation o...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

With its new home console, Microsoft is hoping to make Kinect – the motion-sensing camera that comes bundled in the box – one of the main features of the Xbox One experience. Far superior to the original Kinect camera released in 2010, the new uni...

JEFusion GekiDan

Above is the latest look at the upcoming release of the DX Blood Orange Lock Seed, used by Kamen Rider Bujin Gaim, the main antagonist in this year's. . .

Concert footage from Utada Hikaru's first international tour, "Utada: In The Flesh 2010", has been released exclusively through iTunes in celebration of the singer's 15th anniversary.


Kiki's Delivery Service Live-Action Movie Trailer A movie trailer has been released for the upcoming live-action adaptation film of "Kiki's Delivery Service", which is scheduled to premier in Japan on 01 Mar 2014.

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