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January 28, 2013, 6:00 PM

A television commercial for Berserk Golden Age Arc III: Descent (Berserk Ōgon Jidai-Hen III: Kōrin), the third part in Studio 4°C's film adaptation of Kentarou Miura's Berserk manga, began airing in Japan.

In a depature from the days when Sega Saturn was personified by a beefy judoka, Kei, the artist known for designing the look of Hatsune Miku, has illustrated a series of Segakko (Sega Daughters) for the game maker's 13 consoles.

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Anime in 3840×2160 “2160p” UHDTV resolutions should be available by the summer of 2014, as the Japanese government is pressing for the rollout of 4K UHDTV 2 years ahead of schedule in an effort to save the TV industry from collapse.

I'm a little disappointed that Air Master didn't make the cut, but since I've often said that I have patience for mediocre anime if its fights are outstanding, here's a poll that I can really get into.

It's no secret that I love a good action-RPG--it lets me do all the stat adjustment and equipment optimization I love without my hands atrophying from inactivity, because menu-based combat is about as satisfying as, well.

This season's psychic girl anime Kotoura-San seems like it's become something of a success. A recent episode got an impressive 93% positive response on Nico. . .     while it's already being used to promote local tourism.

Japanese sales charts are usually pretty different from North America's, especially when it comes to video games--at least in some respects. Whereas our charts are topped by Call of Duty, Madden, FIFA, and Pokémon, Japan's charts are usually domin...

RocketNews24 Steven

If you can look past the devastating damage it causes to your respiratory system, air pollution in Beijing has become so dense that it actually makes the Chinese capitol look like something from a fantasy or science fiction world.

japanCRUSH Beth

The touch-screen panel that asks customers buying alcohol or tobacco to confirm whether they are over 20 years of age. A 63 year old teacher lost his temper and smashed a touch-screen register at a convenience store in Osaka, when asked by the cle...

TOKYO (TR) – In a sweep of school girl massage parlors, Tokyo Metropolitan Police on Sunday searched 17 establishments where girls under 18 years of age are believed to be in intimate contact with customers, reports the Sankei Shimbun (Jan.

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Another three character profiles from Fire Emblem: Awakening are available via Nintendo’s 3DS Facebook page. These highlight Donnel, Panne and Gaius.   A villager from a remote corner of Ylisse, Donnel came to the fight with just his farming exper...

Kyle Oropesa

Anime Elitist's Paradox By definition, elitists are those who think that some people have more worthy opinions than the common man. That an elite of intelligent, tasteful, educated, and experienced opinion leaders are more qualified to tell what i...

tokyohive Shiso

On January 27th, popular idol group AKB48 finished their annual 4-day live event “AKB48 Request Hour Set List Best 100 2013” held at Tokyo Dome City Hall. This year, the No. 1 song that blocked the third consecutive victory of “Heavy Rotation” was...

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You. . . I like you. Sorry, can't help it. Because Nitou kidnapped the Gate, Haruto has no choice but to look for the Gate. Meanwhile, Nitou followed the Gate back to his home and learned what gives him hope.

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Aaaand more chickens. Enter is back and they are not aware how he did it. The only thing they know is that he has a backup located somewhere that is why he is still alive. But the biggest surprise is that he is aware of Hiromu's weakness.

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The official Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger Toei Production page has just posted a new summary about the series! In addition to that, here are the latest previews of the series. In Ancient Times, the Darkness Species Devoss landed upon the Earth.

Disclaimer: Chances are good that by now, anybody who purchases Shin Getter Robo vs Neo Getter Robo or clicks on a link to an article that has a picture of a robot and the words “Getter Robo” will already be a hardcore mecha anime fan.

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Kei, the illustrator who came up with Hatsune Miku’s image, designed the personified forms of Sega’s 13 consoles. Veteran illustrators in the anime industry, including Total Eclipse character designer Yumiko Hara, will be handling the designs for ...

Voice actress Ai Maeda confirmed on Sunday that she and voice actor Ryotaro Okiayu had gotten married. Both belong to the same agency, Aoni Production, and Maeda said that she plans to continue working.

The March issue of Shinchosha's Comic@Bunch premiered a new manga series based on the classic novel Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes on January 21. The novel is being adapted by writer Yūshi Kawata and artist Yukito into a series titled Don Quix...

Japanator Josh Totman

How is it that these took so long to think up? I mean, it seem so simple of a product. An anime characters face on a hanger and it will look like they are wearing your clothes. Brilliant and yet sorta creepy.

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