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August 31, 2015, 12:00 AM
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Final Fantasy XV Director Hajime Tabata announced that Square Enix would be holding a major event in March 2016. At this event he said big announcements would be made, including the reveal of Final Fantasy XV's much anticipated release date.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Even now, most legal documents in Japan don't ask for your signature, but rather that you stamp your inkan, or personal seal, to show approval or confirmation. Also called a hanko, the stamp, customarily used with red ink, leaves behind just the b...

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The anime adaptation of Haruichi Furudate's bestselling volleyball manga, Haikyuu! ! , is getting its second season, and the 40th issue of Weekly Shounen Jump! magazine has revealed season 2's new key visual.

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Nintendo of America announced this afternoon that North America is getting a Special Edition for Xenoblade Chronicles X which launches on December 4th. According to the press release, the Special Edition includes the following: The Xenoblade Chron...

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A brand new original anime about exercising has been announced from Earth Star Entertainment and Rising Force: Ani Tore! EX (Training Through Anime! EX). The anime's official website has launched revealing that the anime will air from October 12th...


The full music video for Arashi's wedding song Ai Wo Sakebe is out! Part of the MV was shot in an actual wedding reception held in Tokyo. The PV also features footage from dance rehearsals of Arashi, the groom and the groom's men before Arashi's s...

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For months, there have been rumblings of discord between video game publisher Konami and Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain director Hideo Kojima. First Kojima's name, one of the most respected in the industry, was scrubbed from the game's packa...

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Libre Publishing, a Japanese manga company that specializes in "boy's love" comics, announced on their official web-site that one of their popular series, His Favorite by Suzuki Tanaka, is going to receive a live-action adaptation.

Screenings added in Alabama, Florida, Kansas, Massachusetts, Maryland, North Carolina Film distributor Eleven Arts updated its list of US theaters that will screen the Boruto -Naruto the Movie- film. The full list is: State City Theater AL Burming...

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A little slice of Japan is whisked into New York City as the Waku Waku +NYC festival touches down at the Brooklyn Expo Center and the surrounding Williamsburg and Greenpoint neighborhoods. The fledgling event, which touts itself as the premier Jap...


Woooooooo! Another Birthday party for Will-Sama! Whooaaaaa Happy Birthday, Will! I hope you have a wonderful day and thanks for all the hard work behind the scenes keeping Metanorn floating with your super tech skills!

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Lantis has posted two highlight previews for "μ's Go→Go! LoveLive! 2015 ~Dream Sensation! ~," the upcoming latest live DVD/Blu-rays featuring the concerts of the nine-member VA unit from the Love Live!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Discotek Media picked up the rights to the 2008 anime series Earl and the Fairy, known as Hakushaku to Yousei in its Japanese form, back in February. Though they haven't set a date for the release yet for the series, they've teased that it's being...

The perfect combination of light texture and flavorful chocolate. . . Every Japanese child must have tried Glico's Pocky series at least once. This delicious snack has been loved for half a century now, reaching its 50th anniversary this upcoming ...

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Marvelous, makers of the Senran Kagura franchise, has launched a new multimedia franchise, and just like Senran Kagura, it's unapologetic about fanservice. The Valkyrie Drive franchise will be getting a smartphone game, a TV anime, and a PS Vita g...

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By Jenni . August 28, 2015 . 2:30pm When Azure Striker Gunvolt was released on the Nintendo 3DS on August 29, 2014, it had partial Japanese voice acting. However, at PAX Prime Inti Creates' Takuya Aizu confirmed that a complete Japanese voice over...

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The official website to the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Yuji Iwahara's manga series, 'Dimension W', has update with a premiere date and cast listing. Dimension W, from Studio 3Hz and Orange, will have TV broadcast debut in January 2016.

From August 28 to September 21, Puella Magi Madoka Magica will be crossing over with the hit smartphone RPG Phantom of the Kill. Some Madoka Magica witches have trespassed into the realm of Phantom of the Kill, and it's up to the magical girls to ...

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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven is a brand new title that's headed for both PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 in the near future, and it's adding both Vanilla Ice (Cool Ice) and Dio to its roster.

Nintendo 3DS game ships in N. America on September 25 Nintendo began streaming an English PAX trailer on Friday for the Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer 3DS game. Nintendo will release the game in North America on September 25.

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Dengeki Bunko and Sega's massive light novel/ anime crossover fighting game, Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax, is headed out west, and the game's opening movie has been streamed by Sega America. The English-version game is scheduled for release this ...

Have you been following the development process behind Star Citizen and are considering making electronic warfare one of your specialties in the persistent universe when it is released? To mark the concept sale of the Vanguard Sentinel (Which alon...

Around the middle of each year, I always feel like there just isn't enough games out there to play. Luckily, the end of each year is always packed full of exciting game releases! Here are a few I'm hyped about for the end of this year: 1.

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AKB48's new song "Koi no Baitoru" has been picked up as the new CM song for 'Baitoru' which will air nationwide beginning September 1. "Koi no Baitoru" was written by Akimoto Yasushi and composed by Fujino Takafumi.

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When anime has such a clear-eyed perspective on the zeitgest, I perk up. Imagine my bemused surprise when a medium so often concerned with appeasing our most questionable wishes, takes a well-timed potshot at itself.

Breast-centric dungeon delving rogue-like Omega Labyrinth has showcased both its rogue-like gameplay and oppai mechanics with its first trailer, bound to better attract the attention of potential players with the rather bouncy visual aid.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Warner Bros. Japan is handling the home video distribution for Is It Wrong To Try to Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon? and they've now revealed the cover artwork and packaging - in larger high-quality form to boot - for the third fourth of the series th...

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°C-ute leader Yajima Maimi, one of the Hello! Project units, has just published a new photobook. . The title is Nobody knows 23. It was released on August 21, 2015, i. e. a little more than a week ago.

BEIJING (AP) - By administrative order, dramas about resisting the Japanese wartime enemy will fill Chinese TV channels this week as China celebrates - including with a massive military parade - the victory over Japan 70 years ago.

Last year's release of Nendoroid Sakura appears to have started a flood of Cardcaptor Sakura releases! The majority are still of the title character, but the Nendoroid line branched out once again with the release of Sakura's best friend and fashi...

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