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March 5, 2015, 7:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

There's a new Dragon Ball movie coming out. Dubbed Dragon Ball Z: The Resurrection of F, the movie features the return of Dragon Ball's greatest villain, Frieza. A new trailer reveals the character's new form—something that is dividing Dragon Ball...

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Kill la Kill and Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann are two of the most over-the-top battle anime in existence, and they have plenty of things in common too, such as their creators. Now, these two hit anime series created by director Hiroyuki Imaishi and ...

The official site of the Nintendo 3DS game Hatsune Miku Project Mirai Deluxe set to be released on May 28 (Thurs. ) has been reopened. The renewed site features a portion of the new opening theme song "Hajimemashita Chikyujin-san" by PinocchioP, t...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Previously, Kotaku reported that a Godzilla hotel was opening in Tokyo this April. Next to the hotel, a huge 'Zilla head was slated to appear, but all we've seen were computerized concept images. Until now.

RocketNews24 Scott R Dixon

Despite the Game Boy's revolutionary specs for its time, the small screen, the lack of a backlight and minuscule speaker left much to be desired for gamers in the 1990s. And although many just considered the Game Boy's limitations a minor price to...

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With the season of spring almost in the air, Japanese convenience store chain, Family Mart, will be releasing a few limited edition goodies featuring the virtual diva herself, Hatsune Miku, along with her Vocaloid friends.

On the 16th manga volume of Akira Hiramoto's manga series Prison School (Kangoku Gakuen) there will be a wraparound jacket band announcement revealing that the TV anime adaptation of the manga will premiere this summer.

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It was announced that rock band Pormo Graffitti will perform the theme song of the Detective Conan: Sunflowers of Inferno film, the 19th film of the series. The song entitled "Oh! Rival" was made specifically for the film.

KAT-TUN member Tatsuya Ueda has challenged himself to survive in the arctic circle for 100 hours.

On February 27, 2015, it was hinted on Viz Media's Shojo Beat's official Twitter account that two new shoujo manga series will be filling up the English licensed manga shelves this year. And earlier this morning, the wait is over and the two new m...

New chapter is 1st in 5 years for long-running baseball manga This year's 14th issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine announced on Wednesday that Takuya Mitsuda will begin the continuation of his long-running Major manga in the magazi...

Think of the two greatest animation achievements in history least likely to go together, and you might come up with an incongruous mishmash of The Simpsons and Akira. Perhaps precisely because of the way these two animated works (with the exceptio...

The official website for the television anime of Shoji Sato's Triage X manga began streaming a promotional video for the anime on Thursday. The video introduces the show's characters and outlines the premise.

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Bandai first previewed its upcoming Super Sailor Moon S. H. Figuarts at Wonder Festival last month. The super heroine is now available for preorder in her powered up costume, and bundles the Spiral Heart Moon Rod and Holy Grail accessories.


Nintendo 3DS owners in Japan are getting their first taste of Theatrhythm Dragon Quest soon, with a demo officially scheduled to hit the eShop on March 11. The demo will feature two songs, one from Dragon Quest III and one from Dragon Quest V.

Metal Gear Online multi-player environment pits teams against one another Kojima Production's online community manager Robert Peeler gave insight into Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain game's online tactical gameplay, Metal Gear Online, in a ne...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'He Is a Ultimate Teacher' Cast Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge March 4, 2015 at 05:25 PM With an April 4th, 2015 debut set, the anime adaptation of the 2011 manga series Denpa Kyoshi, aka He Is A Ultimate Teacher, has a little bit of new infor...


Tokyo-based company S-Drive has launched a new regional revitalization project for Katsushika Ward in Tokyo, named Katsushika Heroine Collection, KatsuColle for short, featuring moe bishoujo characters designed and named after the stations and are...

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The first commercial has been revealed for the upcoming anime adaptation of Front Wing's Grisaia sequel visual novels Grisaia no Meikyuu (The Labyrinth of Grisaia) and Grisaia no Rakuen (The Eden of Grisaia).

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Japan's J-League Division 2 has recently announced their collaboration with three anime series for the "Ani X Soccer" or Animation X Soccer project. Now, new details on the collaboration have recently been announced during a press conference in Ni...

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Avex's youtube channel has just released a short preview version for "Who's That Guy? ", the theme song for the upcoming Super Hero. . .

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It looks as though Devil May Cry 4: Special Edition will be available on PC in addition to its Xbox One and PlayStation 4 releases. The game has been rated for PC by the USK, the rating board in Germany.

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Japanese streaming giant Niconico has recently announced that it will be streaming a marathon of classic 90s shoujo anime MAGIC KNIGHT RAYEARTH (魔法騎士マジックナイトレイアース, Mahou Senshi MAGIC KNIGHT RAYEARTH). Image by kodansha.


Though everyone got early wind of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's release date, Konami had some more details to announce this morning. As leaked yesterday and confirmed this morning, Metal Gear Solid V hits PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbo...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Japan's Weekly Blu-ray & DVD Anime Rankings Ending March 1st, 2015 Posted by Chris Beveridge March 3, 2015 at 03:15 PM The latest round of rankings has come in from the Japanese home video market and once again there's definitely some interesting ...


Following the two child actresses for the protagonist Sana Kurata, Nelke Planning has announced double casting for Akito Hayama, Sana's main counterpart in the story, for the upcoming stage play adaptation of Miho Obana's popular shoujo manga seri...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

New Manga Releases For Week Of March 4th, 2015 Posted by Chris Beveridge March 3, 2015 at 02:32 PM The realm of manga is getting off to a good start in March as there's nearly twenty new volumes out this week, with a few omnibus releases mixed in ...


The Recording Industry Association of Japan has announced the winners of this year's edition of The Japan Gold Disc Award. These awards are based on sales from January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014. Arashi took the top prize this year, Artist Of Th...

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The first episode of the Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin anime opened in Japan last week in 13 theaters in Japan and debuted at #7. Here's how much it earned. The episode sold a total of 56,397 tickets for 73,726,200 yen in just two days.

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Nendoroid (ねんどろいど) is a line of figures made by Good Smile Company. They're well known for their signature chibi structure, cute looks and possibility to pose them in variety of poses significant to the character they resemble.

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Final Fantasy X | X-2 HD Remaster will launch for PlayStation 4 on May 12 in North America and May 14 in Japan, Square Enix announced. The PlayStation 4 version will include system-exclusive features and a special pre-order bonus calendar featurin...

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