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November 30, 2014, 2:00 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.

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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...

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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.

The official website for the upcoming Aldnoah. Zero 2nd Season began streaming the first TV commercial on Sunday which is scheduled to air from January 2015 during the Winter 2014/2015 anime season. The commercial features spoilers for the first s...

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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 ...

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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...


Nintendo Japan has made the announcement via its official website that every model and color of the original 3DS XL (3DS LL in Japan) is "soon to be discontinued. " Weirdly enough, a range of colors of the original 3DS will continue to be produced.

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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...


 A high profile Attack on Titan exhibit opens at the Ueno Royal Museum in Tokyo November 28th. In addition to featuring works such as original art by series author Hajime Isayama, the plans include the ability to step into the world of AoT with a ...

Short by Akira Honma depicts one-armed woman seeking revenge Japan Animator Expo, the project of weekly anime shorts from Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara and the media company Dwango, began streaming the full fourth short titled "Carnage" on Friday.


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...

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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...

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?

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The Last -Naruto the Movie- – Three New Commercials Three new commercials have been released for The Last -Naruto the Movie- revealing more information and animation for the upcoming film. These new commercials aired on TV in Japan revealing more ...

Just two days away from release and the official website for the Sword Art Online series has released the preview video for the upcoming 21st episode of Sword Art Online II titled "The Monument of Swordsmen".

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...

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...

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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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