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March 11, 2016, 9:00 PM
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Japanese media streaming site Crunchyroll have announced that the second part of the Digimon Adventure tri. anime, Digimon Adventure tri. Chapter 2: Ketsui, will be available from Friday, March 11 at 8:00am PST.

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Last November, the JR West Sanyou Shinkansen line launched the Shinkansen Evangelion Project, which features a special train called the 500-type EVA, which comes complete with a life-size cockpit from the 1995 classic anime.

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Whether or not it turns out to be the game-changer we're hoping for, 2016 will be the year of virtual reality. Unfortunately, some people will be finding out the hard way how intense this new technology can be.

Pollsters Charapedia have asked their readers to rank anime's top 20 strongest kids, and the readers have responded. 20. Aladdin Magi 19. Trunks Dragon Ball 18. Beezlebub Beezlebub 17. Doutei One Punch Man 16.

Sometimes in Tokyo, events will be announced suddenly with little to no warning and this is one of those cases! Extreme entertainer/farmer/idol event promoter and proud Tochigi native Gyuzo will be taking over Shinjuku's Studio Alta for one day on...

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Until now there has been a relative lack of cat cafes (or their various spin-offs with dogs, owls, rabbits and more) in central areas. If you search, you can find some around Shibuya, Shinjuku and other major commercial centers, but often the larg...

An anime has been revealed to be in the works for "Ero-Manga Sensei - Imouto to Akazu no Ma", the newest series from the author and illustrator of Ore no Imouto that will hopefully be filled to the brim with a great deal of sensuous ero-manga stap...


Arama! Japan recently conducted an email interview with noted songwriter / producer Steven Lee. He's an American that has worked with a plethora of acts in the Asian music scene, including including KAT-TUN, Hey!

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Nintendo announced via their official Twitter account that their first smartphone app, Miitomo, is launching in on March 17, 2016. As previously reported, the pre-registration has been open for several countries, including Japan, so we'll likely h...

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The Asterisk War's official website released the second season's promotional video. The video previews Shiena Nishizawa's opening theme song "The Asterisk War. " Haruka Chisuga will perform the ending theme song "Ai no Uta -words of love-.

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Ace of the Diamond Second Season Episode 33 The anime series Ace of the Diamond has been going strong for a while now as it adapts the manga from Yuuji Terajima. While we got word previously that some new OAD bundles are coming with the Ace of the...

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Nippon Ichi Software released the first trailer for Coven and Labyrinth of Refrain, the new dungeon RPG due out for PS Vita in Japan on June 23. Coven and Labyrinth of Refrain is set in Refrain, a town where there is a cursed underground labyrinth...

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By Jenni . March 10, 2016 . 10:30am Capcom Unity has come bearing news concerning Street Fighter V's March update. There isn't a release date for it yet, but the company has gone over the first DLC character that will be added, Alex, the upcoming ...

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The Man At Arms : REFORGED YouTube show is known for forging weapons from comics, movies, and animation every week, and their latest webisode features Asuna's final weapon in the Aincrad arc of Sword Art Online.

<p>This is an RSS version of the original article. Please visit for the full post.</p> <p>With the goal being to provide some insight into "the game's allure", Square Enix have released the second in a series of developer diaries created for online game Final Fantasy XIV.</p> <p>Having been first released in 2010, the reception to this game was below expectations, with servers being taken taken down in November 2012. Rather than just abandon this online game and put more effort towards a new title or Final Fantasy XI, the time and effort was put into rebuilding it, resulting in a game which has continued to go strong and seen two major version releases (A Realm Reborn and Heavensward). With strong visuals/audio complemented by solid gameplay mechanics, there is likely to be a lot that Square Enix can share with viewers over the coming months.</p> <p>This second video looks at the game's storyline and lore, and crafting it so it is befitting of the "Final Fantasy" name. In this video, Main Scenario Writer Kazutoyo Maehiro, World Lore Creator Banri Oda and English Localisation Lead Michael Christopher Koji Fox provide their own unique perspectives and goals with regard to the game. As usual, you can view the video for yourself above.</p> <p>Final Fantasy XIV is currently available for purchase on the PC, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href=""></a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="">The Otaku's Study</a>.</p> Watch video

This is an RSS version of the original article. Please visit www. otakustudy. com for the full post. With the goal being to provide some insight into "the game's allure", Square Enix have released the second in a series of developer diaries create...

Macross Delta, the latest series in the long-running Macross series and the first in eight years is set to debut this April 3 on Tokyo MX. Delta, which is set eight years after the events of Macross Frontier, follows a female idol group called Wal...

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SNK Playmore released the latest teaser trailer for The King of Fighters XIV,showcasing Chin Gentsai, Choi Bounge, and Fatal Fury's Tung Fu Rue as playable characters. The King of Fighters XIV is set to be released exclusively for the PlayStation ...

Dōkyūsei (Classmates), the theatrical anime adaptation of the boys' love manga by Asumiko Nakamura that debuted in Japan this February will get a limited theatrical release in the U. S. courtesy Aniplex starting May 6.

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The upcoming anime series Haifuri is part of the spring 2016 anime season and things are moving right along in getting announcements out there. With the series now scheduled for an April 9th, 2016 debut, four more actors have boarded the project.

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By Joel Couture . March 10, 2016 . 1:00pm Ittle and Tippsie are set to crash land on yet another island this Summer with Ittle Dew 2, a top-down adventure game of puzzles and monster-slashing action coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

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By Jenni . March 9, 2016 . 9:21pm Nintendo is giving people who don't own the Wolf Link amiibo a chance to get the Wolf Link Super Mario Maker costume. If people visit Course World, they'll find a new Event Course called Twilight Princess HD.

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One Piece: Burning Blood is releasing next month in Japan, and we got a look at the latest with some matchups between some of the series' main characters in the latest footage. The above video shows off Luffy, Ace, and Sabo against Chopper, Sanji,...

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A third preview offers the latest look at the anime adaptation of Koji Yanagi's Mystery Writers of Japan Award and Yoshikawa Eiji Prize for New Writers award-winning World War II mystery novel Joker Game.

After a solid, if inconsistent, collection of episodes in Naruto Shippuden Box Set 22 we arrive hopefully at the shores of Box Set 23. Alas, the good ship Naruto has docked in filler bay and stays there right up until the very last episode of this...

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Following the successful Sailor Moon Crystal series, Konin Todoke Seisakujo/Design Laboratory for Marriage Paperworks added two new set of its marriage paper featuring the most popular vocaloid character, Hatsune Miku, on March 9 (Hatsune Miku's d...

'小さいルルの大きな夢' (Chīsai Ruru no Ōkina yume) "Little Ruru's Big Dream" Another character episode this week, and most likely our last one, since we're out of major cast to feature. I actually thought we had already passed through the major cast, and ha...


Today, Hoshino Gen was announced as the Grand Prize winner of The 8th CD Shop Awards 2016 for his album "YELLOW DANCER. " The album was chosen from 8 final nominees that were selected by record store staff from across Japan.

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Importing games from Japan is a little bit easier now, especially if you've been wanting to use Amazon Japan for purchases. NeoGAF users recently stumbled upon the new option for international shipping, and a few further tests confirmed how simple...

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