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February 17, 2013, 5:00 AM
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[Updates on 16/2/2013]: Namco Bandai Games began streaming the second promotional video for its Gundam Breaker game to showcase the mobile suits that the player can build, customize, and deploy onto the battlefield: More related images for Namco B...

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Namco Bandai Games and developer Tri-Crescendo’s 2012 PSP JRPG Digimon World Re:Digitize is getting an enhanced port to the Nintendo 3DS, a magazine scan leaked on the Net (possibly that of the next issue of V Jump magazine, which goes on sale nex...

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Rumor: Papa no Iukoto wo Kikinasai! Second Season0by YoU 1 min ago According to the official website of Papa no Iukoto wo Kikinasai! (パパのいうことを聞きなさい, lit. Listen to Me, Girls. I Am Your Father! ) , a message from the staff indicates that there will...

Having celebrated its 16th year, Bandai's virtual pet toy Tamagotchi has become an app for iOS and Android devices. The latter is now available with the former coming later.   Tamagotchi L. i. f. e.  includes a 'Retro Mode' along the lines of the ...

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Brian Ashcraft View Profile Email Facebook Twitter RSS Just as not every anime can be a winner, not every animated image can, either! With all those still frames to deal with, you can bet some stinkers are going to slip past quality control.

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Monster Hunter is one of Japan’s most popular games and is played by an incredibly wide range of people. One of the reasons for its immense popularity is the social aspect. Monster Hunter made its name on cooperative multiplayer and going hunting ...

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The Dreamcast, Saturn and Genesis (a. k. a. Mega Drive) consoles are long gone from the video gaming console market, but this year, Sega has decided to restore their former glory, in a cutting-edge way.

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Reveals Thoughts On Minami Minegishi Scandal scandals-issues posted by Aysohmay 2 hours ago   ·   13 comments Kyary Pamyu Pamyu was a guest on the French television program "Le Petit Journal" while visiting the country for her wo...

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On February 16th, Fuji TV announced that the former AKB48 member Maeda Atsuko will be appearing in their upcoming spring drama ‘Kasuka na Kanojo‘ starring SMAP’s Katori Shingo. This drama is going to mark Maeda’s first participation in a drama sin...

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It has been announced that popular group Kis-My-Ft2, who just released a new single ”My Resistance -Tashikana Mono-/Unmei Girl” on the 13th, will be releasing another new single, as well as an album, and DVD simultaneously on March 27th.

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Namco Bandai will be revealing a new Digimon game as part of an ongoing 15th anniversary celebration for the Digimon series next week. The game will be revealed in next week’s issue of V Jump magazine in Japan.

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It was announced that Shibasaki Kou will be lending her voice for anime “Meitaitei Conan (aka “Detective Conan”, “Case Closed”)”s 17th film “Meitantei Conan Zekkai no Private Eye” as a guest. With the full cooperation from Japan Maritime Self-Defe...

Animator/character designer Atsushi Nishigori (Gurren Lagann, Panty and Stocking, the IdolM@ster) was back at Gainax this week for the latest in the studio series of tributes to Gurren Lagann - coordinated with the series re-airing and its upcomin...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Sega is back in the game console business! Well, sorta. Okay, not really. But this is pretty cool anyway. The Tokyo-based gaming company is licensing out its iconic consoles to be branded on laptop computers.

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Just because you (and us) weren’t physically at the Wonder Festival 2013 convention held in Chiba’s Makuhari Messe this past Sunday, doesn’t mean there’s absolutely no way you could pre-order anything that was shown at the event.

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Super Robot Taisen UX is less than a month from release in Japan, and a lengthy new promo video for the game shows off a number of the mechs players will have access to. In case you missed out on which series are in the game, we’ve listed a number...

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I’ve written before about MikuMikuDance (MMD), a really powerful (and totally free) 3D animation creation program put out by members of the Vocaloid fan community, that said community uses to create those really awesome Vocaloid videos you see on ...

Company to release 1st volume in N. America in August North American publisher Viz Media announced on Thursday that it is releasing Shinobu Ohtaka's Magi manga series as a part of its Shonen Sunday imprint.

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The official Pokemon YouTube channel started streaming a promotional video confirming a new Eevee evolution for the latest installments of the Pokemon game franchise, Pokemon X and Pokemon Y. It will be called SYLVEON.


Come and join in the shipping business. Make or break ships; it’s all up to you~ Hello dear readers! Hope you all enjoyed your Valentine’s Day with your special someone, or with a scrumptious box of chocolates as I undoubtedly did this year.

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