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December 13, 2012, 1:00 AM
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We have reported last December 10 that the Goseiger suits will still be used in the second season of Power Rangers Megaforce called Power Rangers Super Megaforce. Most fans assumed (including me) that they will not use the Gokaiger suits.

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Last week, Siliconera reported Namco Bandai filed trademarks for The Idol Master and Shiny Festa in Europe. Namco Bandai also registered Shiny Festa and Idolm@ster (not "The Idol Master") trademarks in the United States.

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Early magazine leaks revealed Project Versus J will be for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. The first time we saw Project Versus J there was a teaser image of Luffy from One Piece, Goku from Dragon Ball Z, and Toriko from Toriko.

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Capcom recently teased us with a silhouette of a large weapon with three prongs from Monster Hunter 4. This has been revealed as the Charge Axe.   The Charge Axe may look like a powerful weapon at first glance, but that’s not all.

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Japan reporter for Screen International, Jason Gray tweeted that “Rurouni Kenshin”, or better known as “Samurai X” locally, had already earned at least US$100,000 in just 3 days during its Philippine screening.

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Gamindustri needs your help! OK, so may have defeated the evil Arfoire in another Neptunia game. The CPUs have been living peacefully since then, but Neptune until Neptune somehow ends up in another dimension that feels like Gamindustri… from the ...

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TVShowsOnDVD confirms that Superhuman Samurai Syber-Squad, the American adaptation of the Japanese tokusatsu series Denkou Choujin Gridman, will be coming to DVD this February! Mill Creek will bring the first 28 of these to a 3-disc set for just $12.

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It’s been revealed that FLOW will be providing the theme song for the animated movie, ‘DRAGON BALL Z: Kami to Kami‘, which will open in theaters on March 30th. ‘DRAGON BALL Z: Kami to Kami’ is the latest film installment based on the popular manga...

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On December 11th, Nihon Montor revealed the yearly ranking for the number of CM contracts for 2012. For the female category, popular idol group AKB48’s Itano Tomomi and Shinoda Mariko were tied for the title of ‘CM queen’ with 20 CMs.

Ace videographer Omaru (AKA cosplaymag on YouTube) has released his “best of clip” reel for 2012, spotlighting some of the best cosplayers and costumes he found over the last year. Vocaloids, Ponies, Darksiders, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, and even Dragon ...

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Namco Bandai is bringing the popular Super Robot Taisen series to Nintendo 3DS with a brand new game. Super Robot Taisen UX was announced in Famitsu.   New series in Super Robot Taisen UX include: The Wings of Rean Demonbane Fafner in the Azure: H...

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Went for some Peeking over at End of Year 2012, which is one of Singapore Year End Cosplay Events. There are a Stage where Singers or Performers doing their show. And of course there are booths which sell some sweet Anime Goods like Can Badges and...

The Japanese version of Amazon is currently listing a July 23rd English language release of K-on! College from North American manga publisher Yen Press.   In April 2011 the K-on! manga relaunched with one series featuring the main cast in college,...

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Sorry, if you were expecting Star Ocean anything. The Square Enix teaser site like Siliconera predicted is for Star Galaxy, a massively multiplayer simulation game set in outer space. Up to 2,000 people can fight on one gigantic battlefield.

Up there with the theme to Space Battleship Yamato, Dragon Ball Z's "Cha-La-Head-Cha-La" is one of anime's classic songs to sing along to. Now, rock band Flow will get a chance to make their cover official.

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Bandai Namco Games recently revealed a new God Eater 2 character, Gilbert McLane. He’s part of a Special Forces group known as Blood an affiliate of Fenrir. His 5 years of combat experience and skilled use of the Charge Spear has made him a valuab...

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The failure of Final Fantasy XIV had a huge effect on Square Enix and the damage wasn’t limited to the company’s bottom line. "The unsuccessful launch of FFXIV caused a negative chain of events in other areas across the businesses.


Want to support the people of Fukushima prefecture, but don’t have to time to travel up to Tohoku? Don’t worry – if you come to Tokyo, you can shop at one of Fukushima’s two special “antenna” shops. Yesterday, I went to the Fukushima shop that is ...

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Over the weekend of License2Play (L2P), we caught up with Korean game developers over a cup of tea and coffee to ask about the long awaited Ragnarok Online 2: Legend of the Second.  (RO2). SGCafe: Why did they decide to change the original RO2 (Ra...

Murder suspect Miyoko Sumida commits suicide Sumida was in custody on multiple charges stemming from a string of mysterious deaths By CJ On December 12, 2012 At 10:53 am Category : Tokyo Daily Tags : Amagasaki, Hyogo Prefecture, Kazuko Oe, Mariko ...

Love idol music juggernaut AKB48 or hate them, you have to respect the complete craziness of Macross co-creator Shoji Kawamori and prolific anime writer Mari Okada's sci-fi version, AKB0048. Following galactic war and ecological disaster, the remn...

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