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March 16, 2016, 10:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Like singing? Dancing? Resident Evil? The survival horror series is getting an official stage version this fall in Japan. The musical, which is currently titled Musical Resident Evil (heh), will star Reon Yuzuki, who has made a career of playing m...

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Cardcaptor Sakura is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, and Animate Cafe is joining in on the party. As CLAMP's classic magical girl manga will be taking over the cafe starting next month, with the first-ever Cardcaptor Sakura Cafe, which...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

t's not uncommon for hentai artists to take a dive into the mainstream. In fact, we've talked about a few former h-artists in the past. However, it's not common for a former porn star to take a hand at writing a manga series.


After seeing Google's artificial intelligence system "AlphaGo" beat one of the best Go players alive last week, I decided to try the popular game myself. I know how to play the game, but I'm still a beginner.

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Inori Minase is one of the most in-demand young voice actresses in Japan today, having starred in popular leading roles such as the animated original movie "The Anthem of the Heart" and TV animation series "School-Live!

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Sega's latest Hatsune Miku: Project Diva game, titled Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X, is already nearing its release date later this month, and Sega's official Hatsune Miku channel has started streaming a brand new PV, which previews some of the gam...

Posted 15/03/2016 We heard this information in private this morning, but as it's now entered the public domain elsewhere we can confirm - last night, the CEO of Viewster Rob Pereyda announced that the company is closing its Los Angeles office, and...

The fact that Sony Computer Entertainment have been working on the development of a virtual reality unit for the PlayStation 4 has been known for some time now. With multiple platforms now vying for the attention of gamers, it should come as no su...

Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization has shown off a bit of everything with its latest trailer, detailing the mechanics behind its battle system, explaining the lore and general plot while even showcasing some of its 3D CG to hopefully garner the ...

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VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, delivers brand new manga action inspired by Capcom's Monster Hunter(TM), one of the hottest RPG video game properties.

Models display creations by Japanese designer Tsukasa Mikami at the 2016 autumn/winter collection show in Tokyo on March 14, 2016 No stranger to barrettes, bows and beauty products, Japanese Instagram icon and model Genking is a proud flag bearer ...

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Spike Chunsoft released the latest video for Kenka Bancho Otome, with a look at the game's opening movie, where we get to see several of the game's main and key characters. Instead of an open-world beat 'em up you get from the regular Kenka Bancho...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Aniplex announced on March 14 that the anime film adaptation of Asumiko Nakamura's Boys Love/BL manga Doukyusei (classmates) attracted 106,827 moviegoers and earned 158,295,100 yen from 30 theaters in 23 days since its release in Japan on February...

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Mar14 Is this saying, "careful who you turn your back on"? Sometimes it's a case of six of one, half a dozen of the other; just don't fall prey to the golden mean fallacy. In short, both Ranta and Haru have points to make.

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Japanese design studio Nendo has created a series of 50 chairs, which are each based on the abstract lines and grids used in graphics for manga-style comic books. Each chair in the Manga collection is made from polished stainless steel, and is int...

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Kozan Park in Yamaguchi (pref. yamaguchi. lg. jp) YAMAGUCHI (TR) - Yamaguchi Prefectural Police have launched an investigation following the discovery over the weekend of a human skull and headless body in a popular park in Yamaguchi City, reports...

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According to this year's 16th issue of Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, a third TV anime season of 'Haikyuu! ! ' has been announced. *Announcement Scan: [Source] Haikyuu! ! Sequel Post navigation Previous Post"Hunter x Hunter" - Manga To Resume Loadin...

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On March 16, American publisher Dark Horse is presenting the first volume of Danganronpa: The Animation (they're working with the series' original title here), the manga by Takashi Tsukimi, inspired by the video game series for PSP, released throu...

An exciting new trailer has at last arrived for Tales of Berseria, disappointing some viewers as the trailer mostly focuses on showcasing its many animated cut-scenes as opposed to revealing any footage of its battle system.

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Rose and the Old Castle of Twilight. Rose and the Old Castle of Twilight follows Rose, a young girl who wakes up in a ruined castle. Having lost both its "color" and "time," it became a ruin known as "the Old Castle of Twilight.

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Posted by Kyle Roberts on Mar 16, 2016 Categories: Anime News, News, Sentai Filmworks | 0 comments | Sentai Filmworks has announced its acquisition of the second season of Rin-Ne. Animated by Brains Base and adapted from Rumiko Takahashi's origina...

A new 1/8th scale figure of the adorable beast tamer from the Sword Art Online (SAO) world has been revealed. Silica comes to us in fine detail, wearing a cute two piece swimsuit while carrying a float.

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At the recent Dengeki Bunko event, the first cast member has been revealed for the anime adaptation Tsukasa Fushimi and Hiro Kanzaki's Eromanga-sensei light novel series. In addition, the first staff members were also revealed.

iDigitalTimes Phillip Martinez

After its release date was teased , the official Naruto Next Generation website has announced the official premiere date of the Boruto manga and the special one-shot from Naruto creator, Masashi Kishimoto .

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"If those guys were born in America, they might be the biggest band in the world. " - Gene Simmons, KISS X JAPAN's documentary "We Are X" premiered ad Sundance Fiml Festival Awards, and won the Special Jury Award for Best Editing.

Beloved kunoichi Ayane has finally gotten her own personal trailer for Dead or Alive Xtreme 3, sure to draw in the most potential buyers due to possibly being the most memorable girl of the franchise (in no small part due to her rocking frame).

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Leading online mobile games publisher to showcase flagship titles Bleach : Brave Souls and Love Life! School Idol Festival San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 15, 2016 Klab Inc. , a leader in online mobile games, will be showcasing two of their most b...

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