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August 30, 2014, 11:00 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

It's called the New Nintendo 3DS. It's faster with bigger screens and better battery life. It also has a new analog pad called the "C-stick. " Wow! This sounds great. The New Nintendo 3DS comes in White and Black.

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.

Siliconera Ishaan

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...

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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When the 3rd season of Dog Days was announced during Comiket 86 along with Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha spin-off ViVid, there was definitely much rejoicing, and new information about the anime has just surfaced care of the October edition of Megami...

Kotaku East Toshi Nakamura

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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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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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...

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

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 ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Announced back in June, the anime adaption of Kyoushinsha Cool's four-panel manga Danna ga Nani o Itte Iru ka Wakaranai Ken (I Can't Understand What My Husband Is Saying) has now been scheduled for October with Yukari Tumura (No Game No Life's Jib...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'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...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Wolf Girl & Black Prince' Anime Adaptation Debuts First Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge August 29, 2014 at 01:24 PM The anime adaptation of Wolf Girl & Black Prince will debut in the October 2014 season, and now VAP has come out with the first pr...

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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.

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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.

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

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.

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After melting hearts and inducing some tears with its anime adaptation which ended last June 2014, a live-action stage play for Matcha Hazuki's best-selling school life manga series, One Week Friends has just been announced thanks to a newly-opene...

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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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.

RocketNews24 Jessica

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 ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

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...

Crunchyroll Nate Ming

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.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

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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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...

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 ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Kuroko's Basketball' Manga Gets Final Volume Set Posted by Chris Beveridge August 29, 2014 at 09:34 PM Kuroko's Baketball (Manga) Tadatoshi Fujimaki's creation, Kuroko's Basketball, began in 2008 in Weekly Shonen Jump and it's been quite a ride w...

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