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November 30, 2014, 7:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This is Marshtomp. It's an evolved Mudkip, and the Pokémon didn't used to look this glazed over. Online in Japan, people are saying Marshtomp is "too creepy" (キモ過ぎる). That, and they're making Marshtomp photoshops.

Nov 26, 12:00 games This week, we examine the enigma of Toad and his big comeback game! Plus Etrian Odyssey crossovers, Guilty Gear accents, and some old remixes. ― I probably should address Thanksgiving this week, but it doesn't look like anyone,...

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In fiction, there have been plenty of unforgettable "Dynamic Duos" who belong to the same gender like Batman and Robin, Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson, Iron Man and War Machine, Captain America and The Falcon, and Green Hornet and Kato.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Madman Entertainment has made a big pick up for the Australian and New Zealand market with Sailor Moon and Sailor Moon Crystal. The company has picked up DVD, Blu-ray and digital rights for the original series across all two hundred episodes as we...


It is officially confirmed today that a TV anime adaptation of Miki Yoshikawa's supernatural/romantic comedy manga Yamada-kun to 7-nin no Majo/Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches is in the works for Spring 2015.

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

If you ever played Pokémon as a kid (or even as an adult! ), you're probably familiar with the Substitute move and the adorable plush "decoy" your pocket monster could use to sop up some damage. But as cute as that little substitute was, didn't yo...


The twisted world of Danganronpa is about to expand even further. Yuya Sato, the Japanese novelist who penned Dendera, posted an update to Twitter on Saturday that he would be creating a new project for the Danganronpa franchise.


Square Enix is promoting yet another mobile title from its arsenal of strategy games, and this one's called Heavenstrike Rivals. A tactical role-playing game, it's headed for a smartphone near you in the near future.

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With The Last: Naruto the Movie's official Japanese premiere already nearing this December 6, a special video commemorating the manga's ending last November 10 has been released during the movie's advanced screening last November 24, 2014.

A mahou shoujo themed spin-off manga for yakuza romcom Nisekoi titled "Magical Patissier Kosaki-chan" has been revealed, featuring the shy Kosaki Onodera as the magical girl in question – and sure to be a refreshing change of pace from the origina...


A first commercial has started the hype for January's launch of the second part of Aldnoah. Zero. SawanoHiroyuki[nZk]:mizuki returning for new opening "&Z," with Eir Aoi (Kill La Kill, Sword Art Online) performing the new ending "Genesis.

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Here's the trailer of the seventh and final part of the live-action The Next Generation -Patlabor- project. This final part will premiere on January 10. The trailer revealed that Yukihito Tsuge, a character from Patlabor 2: The Movie will play an ...

With MoeNovel's visual novel If my Heart Had Wings (Kono Oozora ni, Tsubasa wo Hirogete | この大空に、翼をひろげて) available through Steam, Jast USA have confirmed that anyone who has purchased the Packaged edition through them will be eligible for a complem...

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Nintendo will discontinue production of the Nintendo 3DS XL in Japan, the company has revealed via its official Japanese website.   The 3DS XL section of Nintendo's 3DS homepage has an "ending production soon"  notice next to the seven Nintendo 3D...

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The official Toei YouTube channel has posted the promo for the second Ressha Sentai ToQGer Special DVD. This special DVD has two parts, with the 2nd part featuring ToQ-1 vs. KyoryuRed in a quiz battle!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

One area that's being very well supported as we expected with the Sailor Moon Crystal anime series is the merchandising aspect of it. With a lot of fans being older than the young girls market as nostalgia is factoring in, Bandai has a lot of soli...

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

The official website of the anime adaptation of Nagomu Torii and Tomoyo Kamoi's Kyoukai no Kanata (Beyond the Boundary) has revealed that there will be two films releasing next year, a compilation film releasing on March 14, 2015 and a sequel film...

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Bandai Namco Games has posted character demo videos for the Godzilla game for the PS3. The videos showcased the classic Godzilla and the 2014 Godzilla in action. The game commemorates the franchise's 60th anniversary and will feature tanks and mon...


Gundam Breaker 2 is another title in Bandai Namco Games' stable straight out of the Gundam universe, headed for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita this Friday. There's a brand new promotional video for the title below, which features characters Ta...

「冬の日、心の所在」 (Fuyu no Hi, Kokoro no Shozai) "Winter Days, Where the Heart Is" I lost it when Saber teleported in. Moe, Moe, Kyun~ The queen of the tsunderes has finally revealed herself and it looks like there's no chance she's going to slow down.

Sword Art Online II – 21 Filed under First Impressions, Sword Art Online by Takaii | 0 Comments 「剣士の碑」 (Kenshi no Hi) "Swordsman's Memorial" More Cool than Overpowered As much as I hate all the jokes about Kirito being overpowered, I can't deny th...

Japanator Jeff Chuang

Shirobako takes a step back in these latest two episodes to talk about our individual motivations. While it doesn't quite avoid all the usual pitfalls most 22-minute episodes of anime fall into when they tackle complicated and deep topics like thi...

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Recap The matchups for the semifinals have been decided, and Kauruko's team faces off against Team G-Master, last year's regional champions. Even with encouragement from Sekai, can Gyanko and her shields hold up?

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SUGOI. IT'S TIME FOR KIRITO-KUN. Sword Art Online II Episode 21 Review Sword Art Online Season 2 Episode 21 Review Alright, you motherfuckers. I know I haven't been posting much, but exams, and HxH review, and shit, okay?

Shirogane no Ishi Argevollen – 21 Filed under First Impressions, Shirogane no Ishi Argevollen by Divine | 0 Comments 「動乱」 (Douran) "Disturbance" Well it looks like the series is finally reaching the point where Samonji clashes with Holmes/Garp and...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Earlier this year at the final Anohana Summer Festival in August, it was revealed that the staff of the Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae wo Bokutachi wa Mada Shiranai. anime will be producing a new anime project.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Wit Studio Set For noitaminA Anime Series 'Kotetsujo no Kabaneri' Posted by Chris Beveridge November 28, 2014 at 09:35 PM Tetsuro Araki The folks at Wit Studio have one series on tap so far for 2015 with Rolling Girls and now a second has been sla...

Fuck this show. I just want everyone to be happy, and I swear at least one or two characters cry in each episode. Even I was close to crying. Chiyori was the only happy-go-lucky, sweet, cute, ball of fluffy goodness in this show that would make me...

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