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January 17, 2013, 11:30 AM
Siliconera Spencer

Dengeki PlayStation has a scoop about Disgaea Dimension 2 where King Laharl one day wakes up and becomes a girl. Introducing Laharl-chan!     You can see 2P Etna in the screenshot at the bottom. She’s the Etna character who looks blue.

Its been snowing in Japan a lot and we got a load of snow around the Yokohama and Tokyo area. Tokyo had 8cm of snow while Yokohama had 14cm. Some places in Japan got 40cm of snow within 24 hours. Many flights were cancelled and trains grounded to ...

Henshin Justice Unlimited Tom Constantine

Unofficial Sentai Akibaranger Cafe Delusion Base Opens In Japan Today Opening in Tokyo today for a one month celebration all of things Super Sentai is the “Unofficial Sentai Akibaranger Cafe Delusion Base“, a Sentai themed cafe.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Killer Is Dead is the upcoming action game from the folks behind No More Heroes and Killer7. The game follows 35 year-old Mondo Zappa, a suit-wearing executioner responsible for taking out heinous criminals with a katana.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

It's flu season. Time to either protect yourself from getting sick, or, if you are already sick, prevent your illness from spreading to others. Hence, sickness masks. But not everyone who wears sickness masks are, well, sick!

Idol sci-fi anime to get digital release soon with home video release later this year The North American anime licensing company Sentai Filmworks announced on Wednesday that it has licensed the 26-episode AKB0048 television anime series.

Hatsune Miku's KEI designs story of robots waging war long after humans' extinction The first commercial for the Straight Title Robot Anime (Chokkyū Hyōdai Robot Anime) television series began streaming on niconico on Tuesday.

Kahotan's Blog gscmikatan

Hmm? That looks like a prototype! But why would there be a prototype here at the sales department? It must be from a company other than Good Smile… The bag looks rather big, so I guess the figure must be quite big too… let me take it to my desk an...

This pretty much seals the deal on those Operation Rainfall games as far as getting them to North America goes, right? XSEED Games announced plans today to publish Pandora's Tower on Nintendo Wii this spring, so set aside some time to finally dig ...

Maiden Japan has announced its acquisition of the classic political police action-comedy Patlabor. The original 7 episode OVA series is directed by Mamoru Oshii (Ghost in the Shell) with scripts by Kazunori Ito (Dirty Pair), character designs by A...

Siliconera Spencer

V-Jump confirmed two characters for JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle. CyberConnect2′s fighting game will have Caesar Zeppeli and Jonathan Joestar as playable characters.   Jonathan Joestar has an interesting attack called Zoom Punch which...

JEFusion GekiDan

Above is the first image for the new Kamen Rider game, entitled “Kamen Rider: Battle Ride Wars” for the PlayStation 3. The image shows some promising graphics for the Musou-type video game. The image shows Kamen Rider Fourze against a horde of Tra...

beforemario Erik V

The image below shows two standard-size vintage Nintendo playing card sets. At least, that is what they look like on first glance. The style of the plastic case and sleeve dates them around the first half of the 1960s.

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Yet another annual ritual is going strong – Snow Miku’s descent onto the streets of Sapporo, as she again graces the city’s tram lines with her crushing cuteness. Snow Miku’s previous appearances on the city’s trams: This year’s Snow Miku wallpape...

Siliconera Sato

We recently saw Nintendo president, Satoru Iwata, talk numbers in a recent Nikkei interview. As part of the same interview, Iwata also talked about the Wii U and Nintendo’s Miiverse social network, along with its differences compared to other medi...

Siliconera Spencer

Last night, we reported a teaser site from Namco Bandai, featuring imagery of a motorcycle. The site, according to this week’s Famitsu magazine is for a new Kamen Rider game for the PlayStation 3 called Kamen RIder: Battleride War.

Siliconera Spencer

Grasshopper Manufacture’s next title, Killer is Dead, puts you in the shoes of Mondo Zappa, a 35 year old chap from America who just joined the executioners. Zappa’s job is to kill other killers and people who have committed heinous crimes.

RocketNews24 Steven

There’s certainly no shortage of amateur Michael Jackson cover videos on YouTube, but few are as ambitious as this cover of “Thriller” by Inhyeok Yeo, a Korean university student living in Japan. Check out the video below!

Henshin Justice Unlimited Tom Constantine

Power Rangers Megaforce To Begin 2nd February Power Rangers Megaforce has been announced to begin on 2nd Febuary at 1 p. m/12c on Nickelodeon in America, according to TV Guide website. Power Rangers Megaforce, the adaption of Tensou Sentai Goseige...

Kyle Oropesa

I'm not too sure if I'll be happy reading the news as Ghost in the Shell: Arise is set to be released this year. If most have been excited of Gen Urubuchi's Gargantia, I've been more excited when I heard the latest project of the franchise.

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