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October 5, 2016, 11:00 AM
GameSpot Dan Auty

James Cameron's live-action adaptation of the Japanese manga classic Battle Angel: Alita is continuing to add more names to its cast. Following the news that Spectre star Christoph Waltz was joining the film, it has now been reported that Mahersha...

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WWW. Working! ! Overview: WWW. Working! ! tells the story of Daisuke Higashida, a first-year student, who is forced to work at a nearby family restaurant, because his father's company goes bankrupt. Episode 1 Quick Details: Part-Time Jobs Can Chan...

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Makoto Shinkai's (5 Centimeters Per Second, The Garden of Words) newest film Kimi no Na wa. (your name. ) has held the #1 spot at the Japanese box office for over 6 weeks. The movie has now earned over ¥13 Billion (~ US$126.

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Crunchyroll Scott Green

Coming in spring 2017, White Fox (Re:ZERO) will be adapting Kakeru Kobashiri and Yoshinori Shizuma's Dengeki fantasy light novel series Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho. A first preview offers a sense of its world and look at its cast: an unnamed h...

Adam Sims

Students who are enthusiasts over Japanese animation, better known as anime, have a place where they can meet up, watch anime and make new friends. Every Friday at 8 p. m. , the Anime Club meets in Downing Student Union in room 2086.

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During the fall event for light novel brand, Dengeki Bunko, it was revealed that one of their musical titles, Ro-Kyu-Bu! author Sagu Aoyama's new "loli pop comedy" light novel series, Tenshi no 3P! , is getting its very own TV anime adaptation.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Maybe he's not much of a kisser? Goku is married to Chi-Chi, and they have two sons, Gohan and Goten. We do know that Chi-Chi has kissed Goku as the above image proves. In Dragon Ball Z, it was hinted that Goku kissed Chi-Chi, but never shown on c...

ARAMA! JAPAN Ryusenkai

On November 9th up-and-coming rock act [Alexandros] will be releasing their second major album "EXIST! ". This new release will come in four variants: a Regular CD-Only edition, an Analog edition, a Limited Edition A which will include a DVD with ...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco revealed Accel World Vs. Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight for PS4 and PS Vita during the Dengeki Bunko Fall Festival yesterday, and we got a look at its first teaser trailer. While details are light for the time being, we now kno...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Preparing for the October 22nd premiere of RWBY Volume 4, Rooster Teeth has posted a character short. The premise is described: It's been several months since the Fall of Beacon, and the world of Remnant is still recovering.

In the latest shake-up at manga magazine Shonen Jump, Kentarou Itani's ecchi supernatural series, sampled in the English version under the title Takuan and Batsu's Daily Demon Diary, wrapped up in this week's Japanese issue.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Bandai Namco will release its Twin Star Exorcists battle and adventure game for PS Vita in Japan on January 26 for 5,700 yen. The download version will be available at a reduced price of 5,130 yen until February 22.

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix has updated the official website of Final Fantasy XV with a 24-hour countdown that ends on October 5, 2016 at 1:00pm JST. No further information was shared other than the above image of the Moogle doll or toy, which has the file name o...

In addition to the recently-concluded summer anime series and a September stage play, So Yayoi's comico web manga ReLIFE is set to get the live-action movie treatment. A film was announced this week, with the Japanese premiere set for April 15, 2017.

RockU Mediacraft KarlCristobal

Qualidea Code in 3 Sentences: Qualidea Code tells the story of the students who continue the struggle against the "Unknown", as they try to reclaim their world. The students are the children who went into a deep sleep when the Unknown first invade...

Sword Art Online: Memory Defrag is set to come to the West for mobile devices like iOS and Android smartphones. As of now, Bandai Namco announced that Memory Defrag will debut in Japan on August 31st, and in the West sometime next year.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

The new announcements continue to pour forth out of Crunchyroll today, and next up is a pair of shows from Japan's studio Emon: original series TO BE HERO and Chinese novel adaptation Cheating Craft. Read on for full details about both titles whic...

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Game Start! The game of Riders has finally begun so here are the SD version clips from the first episode of Kamen Rider EX-Aid featuring his first transformation to Action Gamer Level 1 up to his exciting battle as Action Gamer Level 2!

The debut of short anime series Gakuen Handsome has unsurprisingly begun its parody of the BL genre, following a rather run-of-the-mill story whilst making many humorous jabs - hopefully entertaining the many contributors who donated nearly ¥7 mil...

GoBoiano Media Baam Amaam

Some photos of the live-action Bleach movie has been circulating around the internet. The crew is filming in the Kanto region, and some snap shots of Sota Fukushi as Ichigo Kurosaki were taken. Keep in mind that these photos were taken by a bystan...

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AKB48 idol, Rina Kawaei, will be appearing in the upcoming Death Note: Light Up The World live-action movie, however, fans will be seeing her like never before, as a serial killer who uses her Shinegami Eyes and Death Note to indiscriminately kill...

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It was touted as a "Japanese virtue" during the final speeches for Tokyo's 2020 Olympic Games bid and has become a ubiquitous buzzword ever since, but it seems that reality has some way to go before omotenashi (hospitality) can truly be called a s...

Game & Guide

The air date of "Tokyo Ghoul" Season 3 remains unsettled but the storyline for the anime segment continues to surged. (Photo: Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images) The air date of "Tokyo Ghoul" Season 3 remains unsettled but the storyline for the anime segmen...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Adult Swim has confirmed an October 15th start date for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, with the Hirohiko Araki phenomenon airing in the 12:30am slot. To get the Ripple flowing in anticipation, they've edited together a promo offering a look at the Phan...

Siliconera Jenni

Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns' pre-order incentive has been announced. Typically, people who have committed to a copy of a Bokujou Monogatari game in North America get some sort of plush toy with their order, and this installment is no different.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 3, 2016 . 11:00am Playtonic's latest Yooka-Laylee update includes some good news regarding the game's release. When the game launches next year, it won't be a digital exclusive. Physical copies of the game are planned.

Gematsu Sal Romano

A new playable Pokemon will be unveiled for the arcade version of Pokken Tournamenton October 31, the game's official Twitter account has teased. The arcade version most recently added Darkrai in July.

Those that can appreciate comedic shows starring adorable girls may take interest in Shakunetsu no Takkyuu Musume, a series that features "competitive" ping pong - though some would likely prefer the energetic girls to smack balls of a different s...

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