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June 20, 2014, 9:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Have I kept you waiting? Probably not. But Hideo Kojima most certainly has. The Metal Gear Solid creator is showing off the MGSV: The Phantom Pain PlayStation 4 demo in this latest episode of Kojima Station.

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

Every country has their fair share of crazy fans dressed in garb ranging from carrot headdresses to scarves with the power of 1000% elephants, but the Japanese supporters are by far our all-around favorite.

Crunchyroll Scott Green
Siliconera Spencer

Aquapazza won't be the only Aquaplus game that made it outside Japan. Siliconera has learned that Tears to Tiara II is being localized for North America.   Tears to Tiara II is a grid based strategy RPG with mounts you can ride.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Viz Media Reveals Anime Expo Panels, Plans & Events Posted by Chris Beveridge June 18, 2014 at 02:59 PM Sailor Moon Celebrate SAILOR MOON DAY As Well As Catch Exclusive Anime And Manga Announcements, Special Guests, And So Much More!


Manga Isuca has Anime in the Works According to the August issue of Young Ace magazine, an anime adaptation of Isuca action manga is in the works. The story follows a financially distressed young man who takes work doing odd-jobs for the heir to f...

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.

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

The upcoming Attack on Titan live-action film is now seeking "men of medium height and build" to star as the film's human-hungry titans. Many have responded to the casting call with excitement; others are more apprehensive, noting that Titans are,...

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Tweet Pin It It appears Mayu Watanabe isn't the only robotic competition Yuki Kashiwagi may have to face in the future. Unveiled at the 2014 Nikoniko Chou Kaigi Super Conference 3 [ニコニコ超会議3], a business event held by internet giant Nico Nico Douga...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Isuca' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge June 18, 2014 at 03:25 PM Isuca The fertile ground that is manga has found another property to adapt into the anime machine as the series Isuca from Osamu Takahashi has gotten approv...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

Japan Expo 2014: A new performance at the Live House: Nogizaka46! Jun. 20. 2014Article Sponsored links Surprisingly, Japan Expo 2014 announced that Nogizaka46 will hold a live performance on July 4 at 15:00 at the Live House.

The winners of the STEINS;GATE Future Visual Contest, which was held from May 1-31 in celebration of the release of the English version PC game STEINS;GATE, have finally been chosen. In all, over 300 works were submitted to the contest.

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Kirito and the rest of the Sword Art Online gang are back for a brand new season and the latest TV commercial for the upcoming anime takes a glimpse of Kirito's new mission, which is to stop the killings which are happening in the VRMMO shooting g...

J-Pop Idols Tetho

NMB48 – 2nd Album NMB48's 2nd album will be released on August 13. The title hasn't been unveiled yet. However, the album will include their hit singles Bokura no Eureka (僕らのユリイカ), Kamonegics (カモネギックス), Takane no Ringo (高嶺の林檎), Ibiza Girl (イビサガール)...

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...

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...

Production company Lantis began streaming a 15-second spot to preview "Dried Up Youthful Fame," the opening theme song for the Free! Eternal Summer anime season. OLDCODEX is performing the song after contributing the opening theme "Rage on" for th...

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...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Dynamite Announces 'Ex-Con' Series Posted by Chris Beveridge June 19, 2014 at 02:02 PM Dynamite Entertainment continues to expand past its various licensed properties with creator driven works and the latest one definitely looks like it'll be fun ...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

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.

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.

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...

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

The second promotional video for upcoming summer TV anime series Rokujouma no Shinryakusha! ? has been released. The anime's opening theme is titled "Koukan win-win Mujouken (好感win-win無条件)" and performed by Heart♡Invader (ハート♡インベーダー) which include...

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Siliconera Spencer

Square Enix plans to bring most of the games from the Dragon Quest series to iOS and Android. Japan is getting them in an odd order since the first Dragon Quest launched on smartphones first then Square Enix skipped to Dragon Quest VIII: Journey o...

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!

In conjunction with their upcoming appearance at the 2014 J-POP SUMMIT Festival and J-POP LIVE AT UNION SQUARE concert appearance, the Japanese teen pop idol group Tokyo Girls' Style has launched a crowd-funding project dubbed "Let's All Join Hand...

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...

The official website for Free! Eternal Summer, the second season of Kyoto Animation's Free! - Iwatobi Swim Club anime, began streaming the second promotional video on Thursday. The video features "Dried Up Youthful Fame," the opening theme song by...

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