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May 12, 2015, 9:00 PM
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Quiet from Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is a deadly sniper in skimpy clothes. There's apparently a reason for the character's sexy outfit. Ditto for this figure. The reason for the figure is, of course, that lots of fans will buy this figure.

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A gameplay concept mockup for Bloodstained. Yes, the rumours are true. Former Castlevania director Koji Igarashi is indeed working on a spiritual successor to the series, and we can finally talk about it.

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Comcept announced the Japanese voice cast of the Mighty No. 9 game. Ayumu Murase (Haikyuu! ! ) will provide the voice of Mighty No. 9 Beck. Other cast members include: Wataru Takagi (GTO, Gundam X) as Mighty No.

The official website for K: Return of Kings, the second season of the K television anime, began streaming a fourth teaser on Monday. The teaser features the Silver King Yashiro Isana: Text: Each of their bonds are.

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'Undefeated Bahamut Chronicle' Light Novel Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge May 11, 2015 at 10:33 PM GA Bunko has got another of their light novels moving into anime territory as a part of their overall tenth anniversary push, th...

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[Image via IGN] Since last year, actor Jason David Frank, best known as Power Rangers' Tommy Oliver aka MMPR Green Ranger is open that he wants to fight CM Punk and just recently, CM Punk responds to JDF's challenge at this year's C2E2.


Idea Factory International is bringing otome visual novel Amnesia: Memories to PS Vita and PC in the west this August, and now we have the first batch of English screens showing off the localization. Synopsis: On the 1st of August, you awake as th...

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Various Japanese book stores are selling Yoshihiro Togashi's Hunter x Hunter manga in "complete" manga volume sets recently. What makes it interesting is that the series is not yet over. The reason why book stores are selling all 32 volumes of the...


Soon after Amazon Japan listed the long-awaited 13th volume of Mamoru Nagano's sci-fi saga manga series The Five Star Stories for a release of June 10, Newtype's editorial department posted an official comment that they had nothing to do with the ...

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Because one Infinite Stratos is not enough, GA Bunko has announced another Infinite Stratos today - this one is called "Hundred", it's about girls who fight to save the world with their mechanical equipment.

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Written by: William on May 12, 2015 at 8:57 am | In CULTURE | No Comments Publisher Kadokawa opened the beta version of Comic Walker Global on April 27th to be a platform for promoting the work of overseas manga artists.

Fate/stay night's lovely Tohsaka Rin has obtained a new 14cm Figma from talented manufacturers Max Factory, offering a modest amount of interchangeable parts so that buyers can appropriately showcase her charms - the beautiful Tohsaka Rin will mak...

Charapedia asked 10,000 anime fans the question: What anime series from the current season do you want to continue to watch? And from thousands of fans, most of the responses are from the male fans (52.

Isn't it just a bummer when you get a tear or hole in one of your precious clothes? It's terribly sad when you have to say good-bye to your favorite piece of clothing because of that small hole . . . or do you really have to?

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Just like the previous seasons for the Senki Zesshou Symphogear series, it was announced that seiyuus, Nana Mizuki (The Nanoha series' Fate Testarossa and Naruto's Hinata Hyuuha) and Ayahi Takagaki (Sword Art Online's Lisbeth and Gundam 00's Feldt...

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'Seven Deadly Sins' Manga Bundled Anime Gets Detailed Posted by Chris Beveridge May 11, 2015 at 08:28 PM Seven Deadly Sins We recently got the word that Nakaba Suzuki's manga series The Seven Deadly Sins would be getting an anime bundled release w...


Animator Expo has announced that the showcase's 22nd short will be "Ibuseki Yoruni," written and directed by Tadashi Hiramatsu, an animator who has contributed throughout the Evangelion series, as well as Ghost in the Shell Stand Alone Complex and...

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In The Great Ace Attorney, Phoenix Wright's ancestor Ryunosuke Naruhodou will team up with Sherlock Holmes to solve mysteries and cases. Capcom's latest trailer highlights two of the biggest features in the upcoming Nintendo 3DS title.

10:00 A. M. Ten hours before the concert starts, and there was already a long line. It had been almost a year and a half since VAMPS' last headline concert in America; fans had lined up early to see the band up close.

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Written by: William on May 11, 2015 at 9:43 am | In CULTURE, PRODUCT INNOVATION | No Comments E-Sakuga has released a next-generation e-book that serves as a neat example of anime tie-in merchandise and also an interesting idea for how anime and d...

Sponsored links Mizuki Kimoto just announced her graduation from palet, on their official Ameba blog. palet official blog entry mentions, "Mizuki Kimoto has given some time off since April due to her health issues, and we are here to announce that...

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Nintendo of America recently issued a statement, pledging to address the constant shortages of Amiibo figurines in North America. Speaking with investors and analysts at a financial results briefing, company president Satoru Iwata touched upon the...

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Album Title: Kantai Collection -KanColle- original soundtrack Kankyou Anime Title: Kantai Collection -KanColle- Artist: Natsumi Kameoka Catalog Number: VTCL-60402~3 Release Type: Soundtrack Release Date: March 25, 2015 Purchase at: CDJapan Trackli...

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'A Chivalry of the Failed Knight' Anime Reveals Cast, Staff & New Visual Posted by Chris Beveridge May 11, 2015 at 06:26 PM Announced back in March as getting an anime adaptation, new details have surfaced about A Chivalry of the Failed Knight.

SB Creative's GA Bunko imprint began streaming the promotional video that announced the drama CD cast and anime for Jun Misaki's "ultimate school battle action" light novel series Hundred on Sunday. The same video debuted during Sunday's GA Bunko ...

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A month and change. That's actually a very short time, when you think about it. For example. I haven't written a recap of Plastic Memories in almost three weeks. That's about half the time Isla's got left on her android clock, and with the latest ...


Way back in 2011, news broke that director Alejandre Aja (Horns, Piranha 3D) was attached to direct a big budget, live-action French film adaptation of Space Adventure Cobra, the famous manga and anime by Buichi Terasawa.


Fear, and Loathing in Las Vegas will release their fourth full album and go on a Japan tour this autumn. The band members made this announcement at their COMIN'KOBE'15 concert on April 29. The tour finale will be a "one-man" concert at Nippon Budo...

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