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April 13, 2016, 5:00 AM
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Steamforged Games revealed that they will be teaming up with Bandai Namco Entertainment to create a Dark Souls board game. A Kickstarter campaign will be started sometime this month to help support the project, yet no exact date has been released.

On March 25, the robotics fashion creator, Kyunkun, revealed her new self-made wearable robot "METCALF clione". Along with the release of METCALF clione, a short promotion movie directed by suzkikenta has unveiled.

The upcoming western debut of unsettling anime film "The Empire of Corpses" has prompted the release of two graphic trailers, sure to garner fascination with its focus on resurrecting the dead and hopefully not turning anyone off with its rather g...

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Today's Main Feature. . . ! Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Today I'm going to be taking a look at. . . Nendoroid Zelda: The Wind Waker HD Ver. ! From the popular game 'The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD' comes a Nendoroid of Prin...

Siliconera Sato

Level-5 has announced in the newest issue of CoroCoro Comic that Yo-kai Watch 3 will release in Japan on July 16, 2016 for Nintendo 3DS, and it'll come in Sushi and Tempura versions. [Thanks, Game Jouhou.

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Is it possible to create things with hot glue that is not burnt skin? Of course! Twitter user shir0xxx shows that hot glue can be used to create cosplay props. I'm sure veterans of the hobby know this secret, but now beginners can learn it too!

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Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - April 9th/10th 01 (01) Assassination Classroom: Graduation (Weeks: 03) 02 (02) Doraemon Movie 36: Shin Nobita no Nippon ...

The Guardian Richard Smart in Tokyo

Six-year-old who had recently started primary school climbed out of the window and fell 43 floors down. Photograph: David Guttenfelder/AP A six-year-old girl in Osaka plunged to her death from her family penthouse in a 43-floor condominium on Sund...

NEWS And Announces Partnership With Crunchyroll Posted by ICv2 on April 11, 2016 @ 5:37 pm CT Kadokawa Corporation will acquire majority control of Hachette Book Group's Yen Press manga imprint under a new agreement announced today.

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In Japan, artists, illustrators, and doujinshi creators are worried about the new Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement, or TPP, which is an agreement among 12 countries in the Pacific Rim, namely Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malay...

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Fire damaged 6 buildings in Golden-gai on Tuesday TOKYO (TR) - Fire broke out on Tuesday afternoon in the historic eating and drinking district of Golden-gai in Shinjuku Ward, reports NHK (April 12). At approximately 1:20 p.

Siliconera Sato

Compile Heart and Felistella revealed in this week's issue of Dengeki PlayStation that their upcoming PS Vita RPG Genkai Tokki: Seven Pirates is releasing in Japan on August 4, 2016. [Thanks, Hokanko-Alt.

Are you ready for yet another great season of anime? ! As always, it feels like there are too many can't-miss series, and goo Ranking is here to help you out with their list of the top 10 most anticipated series for the Spring 2016 season!

The 2015 Naruto stage play was a hit, it seems, because the crew is back for more headbanded ninja action this summer. The 2016 version of Live Spectacle Naruto, which stars largely the same cast as last year, will add character Rock Lee, who will...

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Square Enix unveiled Valkyrie Anatomia: The Origin, a new RPG "planned for distribution" in Japan in spring 2016. The game is produced by Yoshinori Yamagishi, features music by Moto Sakuraba, and scenario by Daisuke "Bun-O FUJISAWA" Fujisawa.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the Japanese edition posted in February, Gundam. Info's offcial YouTube channel today posted the English-dubbed second trailer for Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin III Akatsuki no Houki (Dawn of Rebellion), the third chapter of the four-ep...

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Compile Heart announced in this week's issue of Dengeki PlayStation that their upcoming dungeon crawler RPG Godly Prison Tower: Mary Skelter will release in Japan on October 13, 2016 for PlayStation Vita.

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My Hero Academia anime series has premiered already last April 3, with the 2nd episode that followed suit this week. It is safe to say that the anime adaption of K? hei Horikoshi's manga series is not only a hit in Weekly Shonen Jump but also on t...

Siliconera Sato

The video shows us Nami, Robin, Hancock, Perona, and Koala in action, along with a Sanji that doesn't hit girls and just shows them some love instead. We also get to see Luffy in Gear Fourth in the following footage.

Light novel readers are familiar with insanely long series titles. It's a trend that has continued in Japan for many years. To celebrate, Japanese site CUPO held a survey of light novels that were published between April 2015 and March 2016 to det...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

At end of March, Bandai celebrated the 70th anniversary of the birth of legendary British singer Freddie Mercury, best known as the lead for Queen (and to 00's anime watchers for his Cromartie High School appearances) with an S.

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It's been revealed that Mizuki Nana will release her 34th single. This was announced on April 9 during her live concert "NANA MIZUKI LIVE GALAXY 2016" at Tokyo Dome. The first song off of the single will be used as the opening theme for TV anime "...

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Actress Ueno Juri (29) is in a relationship with rock band TRICERATOPS vocalist/guitarist Wada Sho (40). Agencies on both sides neither confirmed nor denied the relationship saying, "We leave private matters to them.

Siliconera Sato

Following the earlier gameplay videos featuring protagonist Izuku Midoriya and Ktasuki Bakugou in My Hero Academia: Battle for All, Bandai Namco shared another pair, with a look at Ochako Uraraka and Tenya Iida.

Hidenori Kusaka And Satoshi Yamamoto Will Make Their First-Ever North American Appearance Source: VIZ Media, MediaLab press releases Official Site: VIZ. com/Pokemon Special Thanks to Jane Lui and Erik Jansen VIZ Media, LLC, the largest publisher, ...

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When it comes to anime partnerships, the Japan Self Defense Force (JSDF) is definitely no stranger to them, as they have previously partnered with military anime like Strike Witches, Girls und Panzer, Arpeggio of Blue Steel, GATE, and Kantai Colle...

Choujin Sentai Jetman is easily regarded as one of the best shows in Toei's long running Super Sentai franchise. Aside from its drama elements, and its story, there is one character that easily stood out from the rest, and his name is Gai Yuki.

It has been reported that 22 years old Hey! Say! JUMP's Nakajima Yuto has been sighted with actress Yo Yoshida, who turned 42 past February. They were spotted leaving Yoshida's residence and calling a taxi, covering their faces with a white mask a...

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Japanese kimono-cosplay duo YANAKIKU debuted new costumes at their first hosting event, "YANAKIKU Chindouchuu Hizakurige Sono Ichi" at Tokyo's Daikanyama LOOP on March 30. After high-energy sets by guests Cyntia, LUI FRONTiC Akabane Japan, and Hat...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Lantis has posted their latest character introduction reading from Love Love! Sunshine! ! . This week, it's Yoshiko Tsushima, a first-year voiced by Aika Kobayashi. If you liked KonoSuba's Megumin, or maybe [email protected]'s Ranko Kanzaki is the...

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