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January 12, 2018, 4:30 PM
Siliconera Sato

Following the reveal of the 2v2 fighter SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy on Switch, SNK and NIS America announced that it is also headed to PS4. Here are details, screenshots, and a look at more costumes.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Working in the manga business is hard. The hours are long, and some bosses allegedly don't even pay their assistants overtime! Hunter x Hunter creator Yoshihiro Togashi, however, seems like someone you'd want to work for.

Siliconera Jenni

Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is headed to another platform. It will debut on the PC on February 1, 2018. People will then be able to find it on Steam. In addition to the PlayStation 4's new features, like the Speed and Trial Modes and fast fo...

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By Jenni . January 11, 2018 . 11:00am Capcom has released even more footage from Monster Hunter: World, this time showing a hunter going through the Coral Highlands. This is one of the areas people will explore in the game and is notable for the v...

Billboard Tamar Herman

Courtesy Photo Twice, "Candy Pop" TWICE wants you to know that you're their "Candy Pop" in their first single of 2018. The bright Japanese electropop tune was released on Thursday (Jan. 11), and precedes the Korean girl group's second Japanese sin...

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Japanese cosplay and anime merchandise brand, COSPA, has been selling a ton of official cosplay merchandise last year. Now, much like 2016 and 2015, they have finally revealed which costumes were sold the most back in 2017.

Square Enix's iconic Final Fantasy franchise is celebrating its 30th anniversary with an exhibition titled "Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Exhibition - Wakare no Monogatari-ten -" at Mori Arts Center Gallery in Roppongi Hills from Jan.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Atlus recently shared a new combat trailer showing off several of the gameplay systems that players will utilize in upcoming Nintendo 3DS RPG, The Alliance Alive. Characters in The Alliance Alive start off with a basic attack, but in the middle of...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

At the same time as the broadcast of the first episode in Japan last night, four-member band fhána posted a full music video for "Watashi no Tame no Monogatari ~My Uncompleted Story~," the OP theme song for the TV anime Maerchen Maedchen, along wi...

AFP / Don Emmert This untitled painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat sold for $110. 5 million in 2017, a record at auction for any US artist A Basquiat masterpiece, bought by a Japanese billionaire for a record $110.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Idol singer group's strange follow-up to sweat-flavor karaage is now here! At first glance, the menu at Japanese takeout chain Tenka Torimasu looks incredibly simple. They serve karaage (Japanese-style fried chicken), karaage bento boxed lunches w...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

People in Japan will be the first in the world to find out what the unique flavour combination tastes like. Customers in Japan are always spoilt for choice when it comes to exclusive limited-edition releases from big international companies.

Newsweek Emily Gaudette

Pack it up, anime directors. Last week, Netflix released a series so bonkers that fans are still trying to get their bearings. Devilman Crybaby, director Masaaki Yuasa's 10-episode riff on a 1970s manga, is already the bloodiest, most profane anim...

UK Anime Network‏ @ukanime 7m7 minutes ago #anime review: @carvott gets his mind blown and imbibes the audiovisual splendour of @AllTheAnime's Genius Party and Genius Party Beyond http://bit. ly/2DfzYSQ pic.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Red Hook Studio's psychological side-scrolling, turn-based dungeon crawler Darkest Dungeon has been confirmed to be hitting the Nintendo Switch eShop in the US and Europe on January 18, 2018. Furthermore, the game's released DLC, 'The Crimson Cour...

Sword Art Online Replica Sword Looks Like the Real Deal by Joseph Luster January 11, 2018 Fans of (potentially) pricey proplicas have a new item to covet on the horizon. Cerevo has created an impressive replica of Kirito's Elucidator sword from th...

The "Pazudora Project 2018" media unveiling event revealed on Thursday that the Puzzle & Dragons smartphone game is inspiring a new television anime titled Pazudora by Studio Pierrot. The anime will premiere on TV Tokyo and its affiliates in April.


Mikio Fujioka, also known as Go-Kami ("Little God") has passed away on January 5th. He was 36 years old. The reports say he fell from an observation tower on December 30, and died in the hospital from the subsequent injuries on January 5th.

Anime Motivation Anime Motivation (Company)

Anime is for kids? Little do these people know who view anime as a childish piece of entertainment. Anime in a lot of cases is even more saddening, heart breaking, and soul crushing than Hollywood films.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© 2016 "Touken Ranbu - Hana Maru -" Production Committee Last month saw the recap film project for Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru under the name Makui Kaisouroku arrive on December 1st, 2017 and now the home video release plans for it are set.

The anime adaptation of the internet's widely loved Pop Team Epic has achieved the impressive feat of 1 million views on NicoNico Douga (for its first episode) in only 2 days, demonstrating the power of not only memes but Japan's dominance when it...

Siliconera Sato

A new smartphone game called BlazBlue Alternative: Dark War was announced in August 2017 and Arc System Works updated the game's teaser site with a 2018 release window and a look at a new heroine. This is a story that takes you to Azure.


Share. Multiple-choice anime. By Casey DeFreitas Forgotton Anne's hand-drawn backgrounds and animations are beautiful. There's no disputing that. And it's easy to see the inspiration behind the style: anime greats like Sprited Away's Studio Ghibli...

Animation Magazine Mercedes Milligan

Last October, fans of emotional animated features were treated to a theatrical run of Annecy-selected anime A Silent Voice in the original Japanese. Now, the English dubbed version is making its debut through Eleven Arts Anime Studio in North Amer...

Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - January 6th/January 7th 01 (01) Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Weeks: 04) 02 (00) Kingsman: The Golden Circle (Weeks: 01) 03 ...

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Doraemon, Nobita, and the rest of the gang are stepping into the world of pirates and treasure for Doraemon the Movie: Nobita's Treasure Island. The film will act as the 38th Doraemon film, and now, the staff have released its latest trailer.

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Fujita / Ichijinsha The anime adaptation of the manga Otaku ni Koi wa Muzukashii, aka Love is Hard for an Otaku, is in the works for the spring season and a couple of new things have landed for it. The official site has now updated with a new pr...

Siliconera Sato

Level-5 announced in the latest issue of CoroCoro Comic that the 3DS and RPG with collectible weapon figures, The Snack World: Trejarers, is headed to Nintendo Switch. [Thanks, Ryokutya2089. ] No further information was shared regarding the Switch...

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