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April 19, 2013, 3:00 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

PSY's video for "Gentleman" is getting plenty of play online. However, on Korea's biggest television network, it's banned. The reason might seem rather unusual. In the first six seconds of the "Gentleman" video, PSY strolls down a street and kicks...

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Namco Bandai Games started streaming a "movie" promotional video for the first Kamen Rider game on PlayStation 3, Kamen Rider Battride War (仮面ライダー バトライド・ウォー). The promo features Kamen Rider GIRLS' latest single, “Go got 'em” as the game's theme song.

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On April 17th, Morning Musume held a release event for their new single “Brainstorming/Kimi sae Ireba Nani mo Iranai“, which was released that day, at Ikebukuro Sunshine City. The girls appeared in front of a crowd of 2,000 and started the event w...

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1.  SKE48 Kizaki Yuria’s message to graduating Ogiso Shiori: “Our bond will never end” 2. Maeda Atsuko’s fail at ribbon cutting ceremony at Chloe’s 60th anniversary. 3.  SNH48′s Mayuyu look alike failed to pass Selection Screening SKE48 Kizaki Yur...

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Said to be the product of more than 300 meticulous hours of editing, Lucy (LD Bonilla) brings something new and refreshing to the world of cosplay videography with her ALA coverage that can simply not be watched once.

Digimon World Re:Digitize Decode is heading to Nintendo 3DS in Japan with twice as much content as the PSP version. One of the additions is a new character who's been pulled into the digital world, Rina Shinomiya, and you can see her in the traile...

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AKB48 has revealed the details on their 31st single that is set for release on May 22! The title of the single will be “Sayonara Crawl“, and it will include a voting ticket for the group’s upcoming general election.

PREVIOUSLY, ON NATESTALGIA:   CRN writer Nate Ming decided to do the unthinkable, and write about stuff he likes and feels nostalgic about. The last time he dove into this abyssal maw, he looked back at video game graphics that have wowed him thro...

Japanator Hiroko Yamamura

Can you believe Totoro turned 25 yesterday? Two of Studio Ghibli's most famous works, My Neighborhood Totoro, and Grave of the Fireflies still hold their own, and exceed many modern animated films. . .

Timed for the home video release on April 24th, we're seeing an Evangelion 3 co-promotion echo boom. In addition to special attractions, the blitz of clothing tie-ins run from Evangelion x Swank men's items to baby rompers.

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On April 16, EXILE kicked off their dome tour, ‘EXILE LIVE TOUR 2013: EXILE PRIDE‘, at Kyocera Dome Osaka. During this live, they announced their activity plans for 2014 which they have dubbed, ‘EXILE TRIBE PERFECT YEAR 2014‘.

Set to be released in Japan June 20th, Compiling Heart's gaming consoles as cute girls RPG spin-off Hyperdimension Idol Neptunia PP is set in alternate world Gamindustri, with the CPUs competing against rival idol group MOB48 for adoration of fans.

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The third episode of Oreimo’s second season airs on April 21st, and as you can infer from the title, “My Friend Can’t Take Off Her Glasses,” it offers a much sought after different look at a certain towering character.

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http://www. youtube. com/watch? v=ZHWq1btTWC4 According to the report from Jiji press, Shoko Nakagawa aka Shoko-tan has been selected as the lead actress in the film Nuigurumaa Z, a comedy Tokusatsu. She will be acting as Yumeko Aikawa also known ...

A short while ago, a group of men belonging to a particular delivery service company became hot news in Japan, not for their sterling courier service as you might expect, but, to put it bluntly, for their dashing good looks.

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Nintendo announced a new game tied to its classic The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past game during its live-streamed Nintendo Direct conference on Wednesday. The North American stream of the conference did not give a formal title for the new ga...

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This episode of Shinryochu (心療中 – in treatment) covers two of the more interesting storylines in the series – those of Katayama Hikaru (Tanaka Juri) and Aikawa Sakuya (Sanada Yuma). Katayama’s session is first.

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Bravely Default and Many More 3DS XL Game Bundle Head to N. America Bravely Default and Many More 3DS XL Game Bundle Head to N. America 18 minutes ago kureka Wednesday morning’s live-streamed NintendoNintendo President Apologizes for Wii U Huge Ne...

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Evangelion 3. 33 Blu-ray & DVD Promo Reel Posted Evangelion 3. 33 Blu-ray & DVD Promo Reel Posted 7 minutes ago kureka The official website for the new EvangelionEvangelion A Cruel Angel's Thesis Tops Karaoke Charts for 5 Years.

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Update: Nintendo of Europe have confirmed that Bravely Default will be available in Europe as well.   Bravely Default: Flying Fairy is coming to North America, Nintendo announced this morning. The game will be available in 2014 and will be publish...

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The official blog of Kamen Rider Battride War confirms that Dori Sakurada will be returning as Kamen Rider New Den-O for the first Kamen Rider game for the PlayStation 3. Previously announced returning actors are Masahiro Inoue, Kimito Totani, Kaz...

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Hiromu Arakawa's Silver Spoon Anime is set to be released this Summer on Fuji TV's NoitaminA block. The character designs where just revealed on the official website of the manga featuring the main characters of the show.

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To celebrate the game’s release date of July 25th, Capcom have revealed a Limited Edition version of Ace Attorney 5, which will include a Phoenix Wright figure, a Phoenix Wright-styled Nintendo 3DS pouch, stickers, and one of three special edition...

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  All three of Level 5’s Guild 02 games are headed to the Nintendo eShop in North America and Europe, the publisher announced this morning. The three games in the collection are:   The Starship Damrey (pronounced “domray”) by Kazuya Asano/Takemaru...

MAN AT ARMS forges REAL Keyblade Okay, when I say “real,” I don’t actually mean REAL as in what in does in the Kingdom Hearts series… opening magic doors and what have you. I mean it’s an actual replica and performs like it would physically in the...

Kick-Heart Anime Promotes Premiere EventCrowd-funded project debuts in Japan next month By Joseph Luster Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 4/17/2013 Kick-Heart, the Masaaki Yuasa-directed anime that made waves with its success on c...

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The Vocaloid franchise has been a giant in the music world for years. Next, it’s out to dominate the video game world, as Sega has announced the next Vocaloid game coming to the 3DS. Hatsune Miku Project Mirai 2 (working title), the sequel to the ...


1/7 Einhart Stratos PVC Alter has started preorders of the 1/7 scale figure of Einhart Stratos PVC from the series Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha ViVid.

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