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April 25, 2014, 8:30 AM
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There has been a lot of talk online in Japan recently about Rina Nanase. Known as Rumi Kanda in her adult video days, the young model has been surprisingly open about turning to plastic surgery to change the shape of her face.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Magimoji Rurumo' Manga Getting Summer Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge April 24, 2014 at 04:04 PM Magimoji Rurumo While Wataru Watanabe is getting a lot of attention these days for his Yowamushi Pedal manga series and its anime adaptati...

Siliconera Sato

Capcom surprised us with their recent announcement of The Great Ace Attorney, a new game in the series that takes place in the 19th century part of Japan's Meiji Period. Series creator and director Shu Takumi and producer Shintaro Kojima shed some...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The recent announcement of Yoshihiro Togashi's Hunter x Hunter manga returning from hiatus was cause for celebration, as well as a bit of concern given its history of extended breaks. Now we have a solid date to mark, with the series set to kick o...

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Chinese authorities have reportedly been cracking down on the evils of BL, arresting "20 young women" for being involved with the creation and distribution of yaoi fan fiction over the Internet. Chinese TV reportedly aired a description of how Anh...

Pulled together by our friends at Mecha Gorilla, Jon Bailey of ScreenJunkies. com and Honest Trailers fame turned their sights on our fandom to give Super Hero Taisen the Honest Trailer treatment. The results are something funny and dear to our ow...

Despite only serving as a localizer and international publisher for the game, Aksys Games have announced that they will be running a series of developer diaries for their upcoming PlayStation Vita JRPG Mind Zero which is set for release in North A...

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CAPCOM began streaming the first teaser trailer on Thursday for the newest game in the Ace Attorney franchise, Dai Gyakuten Saiban -Naruhodō Ryūnosuke no Bōken- (Great Turnabout Trial: The Adventures of Ryūnosuke Naruhodō).

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The cast of the new Blue Exorcist double-feature stage play entitled "Blue Exorcist: Awakening the Blue Flame Chapter/Kyoto's Unclean King Chapter" is finally announced. The play will star Hiromi Sakamoto as Rin Okumura and Masahiro Inoue as Yukio...

While it isn't unheard of for third-party Nintendo games such as Theatrhythm Final Fantasy and Bravely Default to feature some form of paid downloadable content, it isn't every day you hear of a first-party title launching DLC.


Anime Fans in Akihabara Vote Their Favorite Blue-Haired Heroine A recent survey was conducted in Akihabara, asking fans which is their favorite blue-haired female protagonist. Based on the results of 100 anime fans polled, Ayanami Rei from Evangel...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With a new Love Live series underway, it's time again for the dedicated fans of Sunrise's big idol show to recreate its dance numbers with models from its big mecha series, Gundam. In the latest gunpla stop-motion video, the forces of Zeon move to...

Full site to open on May 1 Nippon Ichi Software's teaser website for a new Hayarigami project revealed on Thursday that Shin Hayarigami is being simultaneously produced for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Comedian /self-proclaimed America expert Junichi Davidson and TV talent Arie Mizusawa were on hand for an event MCed by Nippon TV Marie Ueda's, opening a special 20th anniversary Detective Conan exhibit, hosted at the Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Acquires 'No Game No Life' Anime Series Posted by Chris Beveridge April 23, 2014 at 07:09 PM No Game No Life Sentai Filmworks has added another series from the spring 2014 anime season to their pickup list with No Game, No Life.

Crunchyroll Amanda Rush

Good Smile has been teasing a Cardcaptor Sakura Nendoroid for a while, and on the eve of her release for pre-order Kahotan gave us a good look at what we've been waiting for. The good news? She's super adorable.

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Bandai Namco Games have just announced the release window for Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution. The game will be out in North America this September for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and the just confirmed PC.

Siliconera Ishaan

Ys: The Ark of Napishtim is another Falcom game that Xseed are interested in bringing to Steam, the publisher said on its Facebook page.   A fan recently asked if there would be any chance of Ys 6 being released on PC, and an Xseed representative ...

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The winners of the Famitsu Awards 2013 was announced in a ceremony at the Tokyo Dome Hotel. The awards honor the best in game software released between January 1-December 31, 2013. The results are based on popular votes.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment being released for the PS Vita in Japan today, Bandai Namco has posted a 60-second Kirito version ad for the game.     Meanwhile, Dengeki spoke to producer Futami Takakai again, who laid out plays to update H...

Siliconera Spencer

The cost of all the downloadable songs in Theatrhythm Final Fantasy is more than the Nintendo 3DS game, so it comes as no surprise that Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call has downloadable content too.

Apr. 24. 2014 Sponsored links Cell phone carrier "au" announced a new commercial for TV. In the commercial, MORIMUSU appears as old women. It'll be aired across the country since May 11. When the old MM members look back in the good old days while...

Japanese developer Nippon Ichi Software have confirmed that their upcoming release of The Guided Fate Cross Thesis, a sequel of sorts to the successful JRPG The Guided Fate Paradox has been delayed in order to improve the quality of the end produc...

EXO member Lu Han will be making his acting debut in an upcoming Chinese film tentatively titled "Mid-Twenties".

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The upcoming issue of the Monthly Shounen Sirius magazine has announced that an anime adaptation of Wataru Watanabe's manga Majimoji Rurumo is currently in production. The anime adaptation will be produced by studio J.

The aggregate results of the Ota-Q held on the TOM Facebook page between Jan. 5-11 are finally in! This time, a total of 915 people from around the world responded (of these, 795 were valid responses).

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Chew' Comics Getting Animated Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge April 23, 2014 at 07:28 PM Development hell hasn't been kind to the comic book series Chew from John Layman and Rob Guillory as we've seen it going through different iterations an...

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...

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...

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

Miss Moonlight

In November last year the AKB48 Group announced that they will introduce a new event, the AKB48 Group Pennant Race. Now details about this event have been finally revealed. The teams of AKB48 (except for Team 8), SKE48, NMB48 and HKT48 will compet...

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