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April 22, 2017, 2:00 PM
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A new trailer was released this week for a live-action Tokyo Ghoul movie, which was announced last summer. Tokyo Ghoul is a popular manga series which follows Ken Kaneki, a college kid who gets transformed into a half-ghoul.

Film premieres June 10 in Japan The official website for King of Prism: PRIDE the HERO, the new anime film that follows the Pretty Rhythm spinoff film KING OF PRISM by PrettyRhythm, began streaming a theatrical teaser for the film on Friday.

Posted on April 21, 2017 by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, News VIZ Media has announced that it will be localizing the Splatoon manga. It will debut in late 2017. VIZ passed along the news on Twitter: Announcement: SPLATOON, the manga serie...

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In a sudden turn of events which may or may not involve poor sales, Daichi Sorayomi's ridiculous aquatic sports manga, Keijo! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! manga is about to end its run. This was revealed by the combined 22nd and 23rd issue of Shogakukan's Weekly...

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Set for release on May 30th, 2017, Sentai Filmworks has now brought out the second piece of dub casting news for Himouto! Umaru-chan. With the two leads revealed earlier in the week, Sentai Filmworks has now revealed the full cast and that Kyle Jo...

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By Jenni . April 21, 2017 . 10:00am We knew the next Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 add-on was arriving in April. It's only now that we know exactly when. On April 25, 2017, Bandai Namco will release the DB Super Pack 3 in North America and Europe.

Posted 21/04/2017 Japanese service BookWalker has been working hard and making great strides as a store-front for English language manga and light novel releases, doing deals with publishers across the spectrum of the industry to facilitate becomi...

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Aniplex has released a new key visual for the upcoming anime feature film The Irregular at Magic High School: The Girl Who Calls the Stars featuring its main characters. The third edition of the advance tickets for the all-new film using the visua...

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Japan's infatuation with the Trump family just got even weirder. Last November the world was graced with a Barron Trump manga comic, and now we just got a vulgar, crude, rapping Donald Trump anime. It's pretty much as great as it sounds.

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We learned earlier this month that NieR: Automata surpassed one million in worldwide shipments and digital sales, and today the game is celebrates its 500,000 milestone for Japan and Asia. Here's the celebratory tweet from the game's official Twit...

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Flyhigh Works has announced that Fairune developer Skipmore's Kamiko, a new arcade-like title based around Japanese Shinto beliefs, will be launching on the Switch. The game will release on April 27th in North America and Europe and will be availa...

A spoiler-heavy ranking has been rousing some notoriety as it has listed what voters believe to have been the most shocking anime deaths of all time, with one vastly popular pirate franchise yet again claiming the top spot.

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We've seen light novels cater to some bizarre niches to get attention from fans, like a series starring a boy reincarnated as a hot spring or a super powered mom in an RPG world. Well, manga creators are not going to be outdone by their light nove...

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Spring has sprung, but probably, so have your allergies. Stay inside. Drink some iced tea. Watch our remarkably good picks for this season's anime. Re:Creators Genre: Magical realism Studio: Troyca Where to Watch: Amazon's Anime Strike Plot: Re:Cr...

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By Casey . April 21, 2017 . 8:30am Super Bomberman R for the Nintendo Switch has now received a brand new update, bringing the game to version 1. 3. This new update brings a whole batch of additions and changes to the game, including four new VS s...

Electropop duo FEMM has teamed up with American singer LIZ in a colorful song collaboration titled "Do It Again feat. LIZ", just as previously reported. This will mark their overall 10th Digital Single, and their second song on their own with seve...

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Further proof that the beloved, globular Nintendo video game star is marketed very differently in the two countries. You might not guess it from looking at him, what with his skin being as smooth and unlined as ever, but Kirby, star of the Nintend...

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The Japanese smartphone application and artificial intelligence engine SELF, which features a highly-detailed female robot named Ai Furuse, has just added upgraded conversation functionality, promising, "communication close to that of a real girlf...

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Final Fantasy XV is getting its next update on April 27, and it'll bring a new option for more stable frame rates on PS4 Pro as well as Timed Quest rankings, Regalia stickers, and new music player songs.

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Sankei Tours has opened a special cultural evening walk with the one and only Sumire Uesaka, who is also known as Sumipe to her fans. This cultural evening walk will have a minimum of 135 people expected to attend, as well as several tour conducto...

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Atlus shared the latest trailer for Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology, their upcoming 3DS remake of the DS RPG. The trailer focuses on characters of Alistel. Featured in the video are Stocke, Rayne, Marco, and Rosch.

Posted 21/04/2017 Seven Seas Entertainment have become synonymous with monster girl manga releases here in the west, but yesterday brought an announcement which has seen them branch out into a brave new world.

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The official YouTube channel of the upcoming two-part original web anime series Soutai Sekai/The Relative Worlds today released a 70-second trailer showing the encounters between the main characters in two parallel worlds, the protagonist Shin Haz...

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By Casey . April 21, 2017 . 8:00am Xseed Games has now shared the latest trailer for their upcoming Akiba's Beat, this time featuring the game's story. You can check it out in the video below. In addition to the video, the publisher has also launc...

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Nippon Ichi Software shared the latest trailer for their upcoming PS4 and PS Vita death game Exile Election, featuring the game's mascot Alice who gives us the rundown of its main rules. In Exile Election, you'll start out with 12 participants and...

The staff of the Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS television anime revealed additional cast members and character visuals for the anime on Friday. The cast includes (Note: The readings for some of the characters' kanji names aren't confirmed.

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Falcom announced that the upcoming PS4 version of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana has gone gold, meaning it's ready for its May 25 release in Japan. Here's a message shared on the company's official Twitter account: "The master version has finally arri...

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By Sato . April 21, 2017 . 2:00am Bandai Namco recently shared a big batch of new screenshots for Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Hacker's Memory and they've updated the game's official website with more info on its story and new character Erika Mishima.

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