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June 20, 2014, 4:00 AM
June 20, 2014, 4:00 AM
RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Back in the heyday of Nintendo's NES, video game hardware wasn't advanced enough to handle the kind of polygon-based visuals that are the industry standard today. Instead, artists had to bitmap their characters.

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix recently shared a bunch of info on their upcoming 3DS multiplayer action game, Final Fantasy Explorers, which will have about 20 jobs and recruitable monsters. They also updated the official website with screenshots and a Q&A section f...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Following yesterday's browser game fun, Bandai Visual has posted their listing for the Japanese Blu-ray release of the Gargantia ~Meguru Kōro, Haruka~ OVA. After its limited theatrical screening September 27th, the first episode will be released o...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Kyoto Animation has released the second promotional video for Free! Eternal Summer, the second season of Free! . The PV previews the Opening theme of the anime, Dried Up Youthful Fame from the duo OLDCODEX who also performed the first season's Ope...

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The latest promo for Sword Art Online II reveals the reason why he needs to enter the world of Gun Gale Online. Voice actor Yoshitsugu Matsuoka will reprise his role as Kirito in the series. The promo also features Kirito's narration, in which he ...

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Here's the latest trailer of the live-action film adaptation of Kanae Hazuki's Say "I love you". The new trailer doesn't feature any dialogue, just the the film's theme song "Happily" by One Direction.

Siliconera Ishaan

Every now and then, an anime series will make waves not just in Japan, but also everywhere else in the world. These past few months, that honour has fallen upon Studio Trigger's Kill la Kill, a fast-paced action show that is as absurd as it is fun...

After focusing on many of the new characters to feature in Persona 4 Arena Ultimax (Persona 4: The Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold), ATLUS have given protagonist Yu Narukami the chance to shine in his own minute-long video.

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

Latest Preview of the Upcoming "Hunter X Hunter" Anime Arc It's just under a month until the Hunter x Hunter anime kicks off with the new Election Arc. As the weeks count down to its July 8th premiere, the next issue of the Japanese edition of Sho...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Toys R Us has listed the full details of the first batch of Power Rangers Dino Charge toys. The listing revealed more details about how many of Kyoryuger's gimmick will end up in its Power Rangers counterpart.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Reveals Finalized 'Mayo Chiki' Anime DVD/BD Design Posted by Chris Beveridge June 19, 2014 at 09:02 AM Mayo Chiki While the show saw a subtitled only release on DVD initially awhile ago, Mayo Chiki!

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Travel website Trip Advisor recently released its annual list of the 30 best sightseeing spots in Japan. Featuring centuries-old shrines, futuristic cityscapes, and no fewer than four whale sharks, it's an impressive collection of much of what mak...

An episode like this one has to be pretty depressing for aspiring shounen mangaka. . . Author's Note: Please be very careful to avoid divulging any information about upcoming events from the manga. When in doubt, don't post it, even if it's remote...

Japanese website Charapedia asked its visitors which anime character they would most like to have as a little sister. More surprising than the results is the huge voter turnout of 10,000 people. Men and women voted in the poll from March 6-12.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The second promotional video for Rokujouma no Shinryakusha! ? has released. The anime's Opening theme is Koukan win-win Mujouken sung by Heart♡Invader, which includes the voice actresses from the anime itself: Nichika Oomori who voices Yurika Niji...

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

Video: Sword Art Online II – Fifth TV Commercial A new video has surfaced for Sword Art Online II. This new video is the fifth TV commercial for the upcoming Sword Art Online II series. This new video showcases the new world of the VMMO shooter Gu...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The official teaser site for Life Advice Service TV Animation Jinsei, the anime adaptation of Ougyo Kawagishi's Jinsei/La Bonne Vie light novel series, has been updated with a visual and preview of the summer production by feel.

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

When life gives you lemons and you just need to escape for a bit, it can be hard to find somewhere to be alone if you're constantly surrounded by people. But you'll never find yourself in that situation again, thanks to a cool furniture-on-steroid...

Siliconera Spencer

The first round of downloadable Sub Personas for Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth, Kaguya and Orpheus Kai, were freebies. Thanatos from Persona 3 and Magatsu Izanagi from Persona 4 will cost 200 yen each.

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Megahouse is once again presenting some really cute Sailor Moon figures from their Petit Chara line, and this time, the Sailor Warriors (along with an unmasked Tuxedo Mask and Luna) are featured in their respective school attires ready to have a n...

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

Video: Free! : Eternal Summer Opening Theme Song Preview Lantis have posted a new 15-second CM for Free! : Eternal Summer which features the opening theme song "Dried Up Youthful Fame" by OLDCODEX. The band's 7th single "Rage on" was used as the o...

Singer of Toriko's 4th ending theme premieres her song "Junjō" on condensed version of DBZ in July This year's 30th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump is announcing on Monday that musical artist Leo Ieiri (Toriko's 4th ending theme) will perfo...

Siliconera Ishaan

Obito Uchiha will be a playable character in Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution, Japan's latest issue of Shonen Jump reveals. (Thanks, kazu4281)   Obito will be able to summon the Ten-Tails and also has a combination attack that he ...

Trailing behind Madman Entertainment who licensed the film for Australia more than six months ago and have already screened it, North American anime publisher Funimation Entertainment have today confirmed their acquisition of Bayonetta: Bloody Fate.

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Twintail action fetish anime "Ore, Twintail Ni Narimasu" boasts new key visual art of bishoujo heroine, and friend, and the unpleasant male protagonist – it fits in somewhere in the "less than outstanding" category.

Black Bullet – 11 Filed under Black Bullet, First Impressions by Takaii | 1 Comment 「タウルスの心臓、光の槍」 (Taurusu no Shinzou, Hikari no Yari) "Heart of Taurus, Spear of Light" After last week's bombshell, this week's episode smacked us with another one —...

Hitsugi no Chaika - 11 Really, what it have been so hard for Hitsugi no Chaika to just do this all along? Things are looking pretty good for Fall as far as Hitsugi no Chaika is concerned.   It's frustrating that so much of the series' first cour h...

Crunchyroll Scott Green
Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) When I have Oden my favorite ingredients are chikuwabu and hanpen! It's also rather hard to not take some sticky rice cakes though… fish balls are also delicious!

Siliconera Ishaan

  Funimation have picked up the rights to distribute the Bayonetta: Bloody Fate anime film in the U. S. and Canada, the publisher announced today.   Produced by Studio Gonzo and director Fuminori Kizaki (Afro Samurai), the film follows the general...

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