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April 24, 2014, 3:30 PM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

This evening, U. S. President Barack Obama arrives in Japan. While here, he'll be meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, with the two scheduled to discuss strengthening diplomatic ties between the U.

Kotaku East András Neltz

Microsoft has revealed the exact release date of the Xbox One in Japan: September 4. According to Microsoft, 48 Japanese companies have registered to develop games for the console so far, including Bandai Namco, Capcom, Konami, and Square Enix.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This year's issue 14 of semimonthly seinen magazine Big Comic Superior, on sale June 27th, will begin serializing Steves, a manga telling the story of the early careers of Apple co-founders Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

As cute as we thought they were, when we first heard about Hello Kitty contact lenses last summer, we weren't entirely sure they'd catch on. Was there really a market for this kind of thing, particularly at the contacts' price point of 5,800 yen (...

J-Pop Idols Tetho

Iriyama Anna (AKB48) to be starring in the movie Aooni Iriyama Anna (AKB48) will be starring in the movie Aooni (青鬼). It is a horror movie. The story is based on a popular game in Japan. Aooni will be released in theaters on July 5.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The Fatal Frame series seems like the perfect fit for Wii U and its GamePad, so it's good to hear that Nintendo is partnering up with Tecmo Koei for a new entry in the series on Wii U. There's currently no title or release date for the game.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Tokyo Otaku Mode has published the results of a January poll in which Facebook followers from around the world were asked to name the anime that made them cry while watching.     Almost a thousand respondents suggested 275 anime titles.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

We've known that the next game in the Ace Attorney (Gyakuten Saiban) series has been in the works for a while, and this week's issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu offers up an interesting reveal. The next 3DS entry will be set in Meiji Era Japan,...

Entravity Entrav Riccardo

MAGNIFICENT CHESS MATCH. What an enjoyable episode. No Game No Life Episode 3��Review "Expert. " While I would have liked some more thought-provoking and strategic games, there are times when the level of entertainment is so great that it overwhel...

Premium Bandai, Bandai's official shopping website, began offering light-up LED replicas of the Soul Gem and Homulily's Dark Orb from the Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Move 3: Rebellion for pre-order on Monday.

Siliconera Robert Ward

At Bandai Namco's Global Gamer's Day event, Siliconera spoke with product manager Dennis Lee about the reception of the Tales of series of RPGs in the West. Namco have begun to bring these games over fairly regularly now, and have committed to try...

Kuroo, Gozume, Yaku of Nekoma High School's volleyball team This year's combined 22nd/23rd issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Monday that Yūichi Nakamura, Yuuki Kaji, and Shinnosuke Tachibana are joining the cast of t...

Japanator Elliot Gay

Ace Attorney is easily one of my top five favorite video game series. It's weird, it's got fantastic characters, and the music gets my blood pumping at all the right times. I loved Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies, and to say I was excited for the nex...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

AKB48 member Anna Iriyama will be making her acting debut in the film adaptation of Ao Oni, an online horror game.

AFA Channel! Crimsondramon

0 Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 0 0 Flares × Ever felt like you need a new music player? Well here's a suggestion! Sony's latest Walkman F Series Evangelion Model!

Banpresto has launched its new brand aimed at adult females called Girls Memories and announced on April 17 that the first round of arcade prizes for the brand will be based on Sailor Moon. At the end of April, four deformed figures in the "Sailor...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

In 1994, to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the franchise, Sunrise kicked off the "alternate universe" Gundam series. These still featured Gundam's fundamental conflict between Earth and its orbiting colonies, but departed from the continuity ...

In addition to their announcement that Tales of Hearts R will be released in Europe and Australasia, Bandai Namco Games Europe have shared the launch trailer for the game in addition to a small set of screenshots available below.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Tomb Raider Issue 3 It shouldn't be this hard to get a drink in Dublin. Creative Staff: Story: Gail Simone Pencils: Nicolas Daniel Selma Inks: Juan Gedeon What They Say: Lara Croft is on the hunt for the strange force that is terrorizing the survi...

Naruto 674 – All The Eyes Filed under Manga, Naruto (Manga) by Zephyr | 0 Comments Here we go. We got Sasuke and Naruto facing off with Madara with their new found powers for the first time, and it's a pretty fabulous show of new techniques.

SGCafe spartanchef

Nudist Beach's Aikuro Mikisugi has gained a lot of fans since Studio Trigger's hit anime series, Kill la Kill, first aired, mainly because of his over-the-top exhibitionist antics. Now, Trigger has released an official cosplay of the eccentric "Mi...

Nihongogo Rocky H

AKB48's recently announced pennant race algorithm was unveiled yesterday and left many fans scratching their heads. The 2014 AKB48 Group Pennant Race [AKB48グループペナントレース], compiling data from April 22nd until October 31st, will include all the 48 gr...

S. H. Figuarts Hikaider and Kikaider Teased Another scan of this month's issue of Figureoh Magazine teases the release of Ishinomori's classic Kikaider character. He'll making his long awaited debut into the S.

Trends in Japan William

Written by: William on April 23, 2014 at 3:59 pm | In CULTURE | No Comments There are two important foreign dignitaries in Japan right now. One is the President of the United States of America and the other is, well, Justin Bieber.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Bandai Namco Games announced that a Power Rangers Super Megaforce game is coming to the Nintendo 3DS this fall. This side-scrolling action game will allow players to experience the legendary powers of the Super Megaforce Rangers and save the earth...

「運命の子供たち」 (Unmei no Kodomoutachi) "Children of Destiny" Three episodes in and I think Black Bullet has finally overcome all the things that had me doubting it after its debut. With the focus on the action but still taking the time to highlight the...

Japanator Dae Lee

A unique art style and mysteriously dark premise was beckoning me, telling me that this show had the potential to bring something really interesting to the season. With Junichi Saito at the helm, director of acclaimed Sailor Moon and Princess Tutu...

Siliconera Ishaan

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution will be released for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 this September, Bandai Namco games have announced. (Yes, the game will be released on PC as well. ) Bandai Namco have also revealed Day 1 and pre...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Is There A 'Peeps' Movie In Our Future? Posted by Chris Beveridge April 23, 2014 at 10:47 AM Peeps. Sweet, delicious, sugary Peeps. In a way, this should have been expected. With the breakout success of The LEGO Movie, everything is game now for t...

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