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May 10, 2013, 10:00 AM
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An anime adaptation of Tokyo ESP, Hajime Segawa's sci-fi comedy manga about two ESP wielders who fight supernatural criminals, is currently in the works, publisher Kadokawa Shoten accidentally revealed on their website today (the page has since be...

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Amami Yuki hospitalized for heart attack by ustar on May 8, 2013 at 11:16 am It’s been reported that actress Amami Yuki (45) has been hospitalized since May 6 for a mild heart attack. This was announced by her agency through a fax to the media.

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Square Enix have shared the first screenshots of Final Fantasy X-2 HD from the upcoming Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster, slated for release this year. Take a look at Yuna, Rikku and Paine in their HD versions below.

Director to make feature film voice-acting debut in Hayao Miyazaki's film opening July 20 The Sankei Sports newspaper is reporting on Friday that 52-year-old Evangelion director Hideaki Anno will make his feature anime film voice-acting debut as t...

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The cover art for the Director's Cut release of Kamen Rider Fourze THE MOVIE: Space, Here We Come! had finally been released. This version of director Koichi Sakamoto's film release is said to include 20 minutes of additional footage.

The official Twitter account for the Attack on Titan manga revealed on April 30 that there is a console or portable video game planned for sale. A follower had asked the people in charge of the manga at Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine's editorial departm...

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Muramasa Rebirth has a new trailer on the PlayStation Blog, courtesy of Aksys Games. The game is slated for release on June 25th, and you can watch the new trailer below:     As previously detailed, Muramasa Rebirth will also have downloadable con...

In a move that a certain crowd of aliens would doubtlessly approve of, Akihabara's Cure Maid Cafe will be running a Nyarko-san promotion May 16-June 2nd, featuring SAN point reducing drink mixes for 450yen along with theme dishes.

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Resident Evil: Revelations is getting a demo next week. Capcom have announced that PC (Steam), Xbox Live, Nintendo eShop and the U. S. PlayStation Network will get the game on May 14th. PSN in Europe will see it on May 15th.

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Like Tales of Xillia 2? Now you can have Nails of Xillia, too – if you use these “Tails of” series nail polishers that feature the JRPGs’ male leads on one side. It’s almost like you have Ludgar/Jude/any other Tales of series’s male leads serving ...

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Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate is headed to North America and Europe. Tecmo Koei have announced that the updated fighting game will be available this Fall on the Xbox 360 and PS3, both at retail and as a download.

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Former Sony chairman and CEO, and the man widely regarded as "the father of the PlayStation console", has been named an External Director at video games publisher Marvelous AQL, the Nihon Keizai Shimbun (Nikkei) reported today.

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The first image for the upcoming Kamen Rider Wizard The Movie started circulating online. The image is said to come from the new Kamen Rider Wizard toy catalog. Seen in the image is the Golden Wizard, a powerful magician that Haruto will meet in t...

A big part of Remember Me's combat has to do with customizing your own moves in the Combo Lab. Well, Capcom is tossing in some classic moves from the Street Fighter series as a pre-order incentive, gifting protagonist Nilin with the ability to bus...


AKB48 Team B member Komori Mika has officially announced that she will be graduating from the AKB48. She made the announcement on May 9, 2013 during a Team B theater performance at the AKB48 Theater in Akihabara.

All of interest in this summer's sexy swimming anime, Free!  has driven the associated Twitter account past 20,000 followers. And, in celebration, the site for the series has posted a set of 10 icons.   Haruka Nanase icons Makoto Tachibana icons N...

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A couple of days ago, we have info about BIMA Satria Garuda, an Indonesian superhero show co-produced by Japan's Ishimori Production. In addition to that info, we now have the character profiles of the show's heroes and villians!

I found this amazing lady who creates the most creative and kawaii roll cakes! This lady's name is Junko.   All her cakes look (and probably) taste yummy! ! ! Here are her creations: Here is her creation process for the Hokusai roll cake: Sugoi!

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On April 19, an original short anime was uploaded to YouTube and Nico Nico Douga. That anime is Little Witch Academia. A lot of fans were surprised to hear the news, as this anime was just released in theaters in March as part of the compilation m...

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Ayame Goriki will be acting as the main female lead, Aoi Nishimori. She has also starred in other live action movie adaptations such as Gachaman and Kuroshitsuji. Ayame commented that since she never tried living alone before, there were many time...

Anime studio Gonzo has posted an extended look at their upcoming adaptation of Shunsuke Sarai's Inu to Hasami wa Tsukaiyou, a light novel series about a bookish boy killed in a robbery and reincarnated as a dachshund, who is then adopted by a crue...

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The official blog of Kamen Rider Battride War is confirmed that Shingo Tsurumi will be lending his voice for the Sagittarius Zodiarts in the first Kamen Rider game for the PlayStation 3. The current confirmed list of returning actors are Masahiro ...

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JKT48′s Stella Cornelia, photo by Nugroho Budianggoro / Christophe Soekirno Stella Cornelia of JKT48 will star on a new Indonesian live action super hero TV series Bima Satria Garuda. The series will be aired every Sunday starting from June 30th, ...

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Years before George Kamitani founded Vanillaware he worked on Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom, an arcade game developed by Capcom. This belt action game was the source of inspiration for Dragon’s Crown.

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Update: There’s a trailer as well. Original story: Previously we told you that there’s a giant Buddha statue in the Sky City Tokyo stage, which is newly added to Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate. As it turns out, this giant Buddha statue can move, as evid...

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After much teasing, Trigger, the masterminds behind the excellent Little Witch Academia, have unveiled their newest project. Kill-La-Kill is a TV anime (two cours) directed by Hiroyuki Imaishi (Gurren Lagann, Dead Leaves, FLCL), and written by Kaz...

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The JR Wakayama Line (as365n2 on Flickr)TOKYO (TR) – Wakayama Prefectural Police on Wednesday announced the arrest of a 26-year-old man for groping a woman he thought had given him consent via a Web site, reports the Sankei Shimbun (May 9).

In addition to the Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara Elf showcase from earlier, Capcom also busted out a trailer for Project X Zone that focuses on its side of the crossover with Namco Bandai and Sega.

The scramble is on! Pre-orders are now open for the 20th Anniversary Sailor Moon S. H. Figuarts, with 14cm figure slated be out in Japan on August 13th for 4410yen ($45).   The package features Moon Sticks with and without Silver Crystal, Moon Tia...

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