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August 30, 2014, 8:00 AM

This year's 40th issue of Shueisha's Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Monday the main staff for the television anime of Daisuke Ashihara's World Trigger manga. Mitsuru Hongo (Outlaw Star, Immortal Grand Prix second series) is directing the an...

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'Soukyuu no Fafner: Dead Aggressor – Exodus' Anime Cast Expanded Posted by Chris Beveridge August 28, 2014 at 05:25 PM Soukyuu no Fafner: Dead Aggressor – Exodus We've got a bit to go before Soukyuu no Fafner: Dead Aggressor – Exodus arrives, whic...

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Three new TV spots for the Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends film was posted recently. All TV spots at least features a scene from the final battle between Kenshin & Shishio. Takeru Satoh (Kamen Rider Den-O, Ryomaden) reprises his role as Kenshin H...

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Xseed have released English screenshots of Senran Kagura: Shinovi Versus, which is the next Kagura game in line for the localization treatment. You can view the batch of screenshots below. Shinovi Versus will be available this Fall in North Americ...

Story involves a gamer who decides not to log out after an online game shuts down The wraparound jacket band on the seventh volume of Kugane Maruyama's fantasy novel Over Lord is announcing on Saturday that an anime adaptation is in the works.

Pokkén Tournament, the Pokémon fighting game we've been waiting for… but can't have because it's exclusive to Japanese arcades It's the fighting game that everybody wished for but never expected, Pokkén Tournament.

The official website for the television anime adaptation of Ayuko Hatta's Wolf Girl & Black Prince (Ōkami Shōjo to Kuro Ōji) manga began streaming the first promotional video for the series on Friday. Sign: I'm a wolf girl!

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According to the official website, the seventh Blu-ray/DVD volume of TV anime Free! : Eternal Summer will include an unaired TV special episode.  Volume 7 will be released on March 18, 2015. More information will be announced at a later time.

Visual Kei band D just announced at its live at Akasaka BLITZ that a new album will drop later this year - and that the band will go on hiatus.

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'The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan' Anime Slated For 2015 Posted by Chris Beveridge August 29, 2014 at 11:23 AM Disappearance Of Yuki Nagato Announced back in December 2013 in a bit of a convoluted way, things are finally moving forward in a m...

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Persona 4 Arena Ultimax is out in stores in Japan right now, and once again, Atlus is asking that people be considerate. If you access the Japanese Persona 4 Arena Ultimax homepage right now, you'll be greeted by an image overlay of the character ...

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Making Ro-Kyu-Bu! look like an anime about basketball, ongoing manga series popular for its inappropriate elementary schoolgirl antics, Mujaki no Rakuen, pairs an OVA with its newly available sixth volume release.

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About a month ago, we brought you the story of artist Showta Mori and Lisako, his plastic-bottle girlfriend. Their forbidden love landed Mori in police custody for "suspicious behavior. " Well, Mori apparently escaped incarceration because he has ...

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When the solicitation information for Free! landed back in early July for its Japanese home video release, it was listed as a thirteen episode series where the seventh volume was going to have the third episode as all others are two episodes per d...

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I pick on JRPGs so much that it's easy to forget how much I genuinely like the genre, and how some of my best gaming memories have come from impossibly-coifed heroes taking on lunatics who want to become God or kill God etc.

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OP3 Sequence OP3: 「key plus words」 by 平田志穂子 feat. 川村ゆみ (Hirata Shihoko feat. Kawamura Yumi) 「No So Holy Christmas Eve」 'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through Inaba, The mood heated up; yes, even for Santa.

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Additional support cast has been announced for next season's adaptation of Gugure! Kokkuri-san (aka Go Google It! Kokkuri-san), including Yukana as Tama, Hisako Kanemoto as Jime-ko, Kazutomi Yamamoto as Yamamoto-kun, and Yukari Tamura as the narra...

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TV-Asahi's Good! Morning TV show featured the recent Kamen Rider Drive press conference. The video also features some scenes from the "Kamen Rider meets Detective Drama" TV series. The press conferences features the actors who played the following...

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With Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire launching worldwide in November 2014, Nintendo has revealed what bonuses you will be getting if you preorder the game in Europe. If you preorder the games before the release date you will receive ...

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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Board of Governors, which hands out the prestigious Oscar Awards, has recently announced in a press release that the legendary Oscar Award-winning Japanese anime director and Studio Ghibli Co-Founde...

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Tekken series producer Katsuhiro Harada had a couple more things to say about Pokkén Tournament in response to enquiring fans over Twitter.   When asked if the game would contain only Fighting-type Pokémon, Harada replied, "Guys, Don't worry about...

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Hot on the heels of Mario Kart 8's collaboration with Mercedes-Benz, Nintendo has announced that players can now preorder two more DLC expansion packs, which will include Zelda and Animal Crossing characters and maps.

For a breather episode, there sure was a hell of a lot going on there. Author's Note: Please avoid any and all manga spoilers in the comments, which I know is going to especially tempting given how much unexplained material the anime offered this ...

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Last seen speeding down a highway in Chiba, Japan, the mysterious Batman in his "Batpod" or "Batcycle" has gotten much attention not only Japan, but also the rest of the world and has been dubbed by many as "ChiBatman".

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The official TV-Asahi Kamen Rider Drive website has revealed the writer and director of the new Kamen Rider series. The series will be written by Riku Sanjou (Kamen Rider W) and will be produced by Takahito Ōmori.

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Wondering the details of the Power Morphicon Exclusive: Limited Edition Ranger Key Set such as the sound effect and how it looks in every nook and cranny? Our pals over at RangerCrew posted a good review of it.

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After the release of the Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends Full Trailer a week ago, three more commercials have been uploaded to Cinema Today's YouTube Channel.  The movie will premier in Japanese theaters on September 13, 2014.

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A Nintendo Direct presentation focusing on the Nintendo 3DS will be streamed in Japan tomorrow, August 29th, at 8pm JST. (That's 4am PST/7am EST)   You'll be able to view the presentation here. Additionally, Siliconera will have an embed up once o...

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In this week's issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump, it has been announced that Tadatoshi Fujimaki's popular manga Kuroko's Basketball (Kuroko no Basuke) will be ending its run next week in the magazine's 40th issue of the year.

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