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October 8, 2014, 5:00 AM
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Actress Miori Takimoto, known for being a member of the disbanded Japanese idol group SweetS, will be making her rock singer debut as "MIORI" in a new girls band called "LAGOON". The band will release their debut single "Kimi no Matsu Sekai" on No...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Adds 'Parasyte -the maxim-' For Fall 2014 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge October 7, 2014 at 01:13 PM Parasyte – The Maxim One of the more anticipated series of the fall has finally gotten its simulcast pickup as Crunchyroll has...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

We can finally stop referring to Super Smash Bros. on Wii U as having a vague "winter" release. Nintendo announced the official date for the console version, which is set to arrive in North America on November 21, with Europe following on December 5.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Seven Seas Entertainment has added the sixth of seven new manga acquisitions they wanted to talk about this week with Magika Swordsman And Summoner, aka Magika no Kenshi to Vasreus. The series comes from Mitsuki Mihara and Monrin which began in th...

The GLORIO Blog marlinclock

Alternative title: Ookami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji Manga Adaptation by TYO Animations Streaming on Crunchyroll Premise Erika is a starting freshman. She's a pathological liar with a very vain concept of how friendship works.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

More than a little bit of magic arrives at Crunchyroll today with the announcement that the second season of the Chaika anime, based on the light novel and manga series, will soon be joining the fall lineup.

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Siliconera Spencer

The console version of Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax will have a few extra characters that weren't in the arcade release. In addition to guests from Valkyria Chronicles, there are three extra support characters on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

While speaking with Famitsu magazine, Kingdom Hearts III director Tetsuya Nomura revealed some new info on development. The team recently stopped using Square Enix's in-house Luminous Engine, making the switch to Epic Games' Unreal Engine 4.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Crunchyroll has another announcement today, with the addition of Akatsuki no Yona to the fall anime simulcast lineup. The series is set to broadcast every Tuesday starting October 7 at 8:00am Pacific Time.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Crunchyroll's latest fall anime simulcast addition is TRINITY SEVEN. The series will broadcast every Tuesday starting on October 7 at 10:40am Pacific Time for premium members, with free members able to watch one week later.

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In the tradition of Japan's weird fast food merchandise, Japanese fast food franchise Lotteria is challenging KFC Japan with their own weird merchandise, a couple of USB sticks inspired by their infamous burger towers.

Siliconera Ishaan

  Aniplex recently shared a trailer for the Durarara! ! x2 anime, which is currently in production. The sequel to the previous Durarara series is being produced at studio Shuka, which was formed as recently as June of last year.

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OP Sequence OP: 「エクストラ・マジック・アワー」 (Extra Magic Hour) by AKINO with bless4 「お客が来ない! 」 (Okyaku ga Konai! ) "Not Enough Visitors! " I will make no great secret of the positive bias I bring with me into Amagi Brilliant Park; I think I made that clear i...

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Brace yourself world, the titans are coming, and first stop is Singapore! The November issue of Bessatsu Shounen Magazine is announcing that the highly-successful Attack on Titan Real Escape Game will be heading overseas and their first stop is Si...

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In a new collaboration between Capcom's upcoming 3DS game, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (known as Monster Hunter 4G in Japan), Weekly Shounen Sunday will be announcing that Magi and The Seven Deadly Sins will be featured in the game along with weapon...

Random Curiosity Passerby

「普通の学園生活」 (Futsū no gakuen seikatsu) "Ordinary Academy Life" After Unlimited Blade Works and Ushinawareta Mirai wo Motomete on Saturday here's another visual novel adaptation this season. Zephyr's written extensively on the original game so I won'...

So much better than the first adaptation. It looks like they've gotten the dull initial exposition out of the way in the first episode, without making it too dull either. I was a bit bored in the first, but that was mainly because I already knew w...

Blue Blue Wave Nicky Van Overloop

Enjoyed the various anime series based on Type Moon's 'Fate' universe, including the magical girl comedy spin-off "Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya". However, was always more partial to "Fate/Zero" since it was a darker, grittier story with a more c...

Japanator Hiroko Yamamura

What is probably one of the most anticipated Blu-Ray remasters in a long time, is set to be released just in time for Christmas on December 16th. The video from FUNimation looks fantastic, with the colors and details looking like they've handled t...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Angel Beats Siren Visual joined the growing Australian streaming site AnimeLab at the beginning of September and kicked off their participation with the addition of The Devil is a Part-Timer! . Now the company is reinforcing its commitment to the ...


Oct6 It's ti-ti-time to get your Batteru on! !   OH YES! My favorite dark drama is back to fill me with more delicious tears, but after that first season ending how will the second season top that? I can't wait to see what sadness Okada Mari bring...

Impression Sora no Method is… well, I'm actually not sure what it's about. Sorry. I was too distracted by the cute loli. Or lolis, even, if we count Nonoka. They're the only reason why I'm even doing this despite an official hiatus.

Monsters attack. Kids fight them. This has to be the most incompetent introductory episode I have ever seen. We start off with several minutes of zero animation as a narrator explains terminology. We are literally presented with cardboard characte...

The astronomy club takes out thugs. Ok, so after the first half of the episode, I was ready to dismiss this offhand. But shockingly, the second half of the episode was actually fairly interesting. First, the love triangle was actually pretty good.

Siliconera Ishaan

Fifteen years after its release, music-based platformer Vib-Ribbon is coming to North America. Sony Computer Entertainment America announced today that the game will be released as a PSOne Classic tomorrow, October 7th.

Sega has released a PS3/PSVita trailer video on their Youtube channel for the highly anticipated 2D fighting game, Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax. The trailer highlights the features in the game and goes through the roster of 12 fighters and 20 sup...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Folks who played Final Fantasy Explorers at Tokyo Game Show noted that it didn't feature stereoscopic 3D graphics, despite being on Nintendo 3DS. Square Enix has since confirmed that the action-RPG won't support one of the portable's key features.

So the Fall season didn't start off as great. This was to be expected since the summer season had so many interesting anime to watch, and now we're forced to start all over again and search for anime that will become the precious pearls of this se...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Durarara! ! X2' Anime Expands Plans Posted by Chris Beveridge October 6, 2014 at 09:21 PM The return of Durarara! ! in January 2015 certainly has a lot of fans excited, but things got even ebtter with some information that came out of the fall ev...

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