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February 9, 2018, 8:00 PM
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As new freshmen get ready to start high school in Japan, a reminder that a lot of what they've seen in anime isn't how things are really going to be. With the Japanese school year winding down, some graduating high schoolers are enjoying the last ...

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Brand-new middle school to let students of any gender wear whatever uniform components they feel comfortable in out of consideration to LGBT youths. In 2012, Kashiwanoha Elementary School was opened in Chiba Prefecture's Kashiwa City.

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Fate/Grand Order Arcade launches late July in Japan Launching with 20 playable Servants. Fate/Grand Order Arcade will launch in Japanese arcades in late July, Sega announced during a stage event at the Japan Amusement Expo 2018.

Tōyama also stars in series premiering in April The official website for the television anime of writer Midori Yūma and illustrator Laruha's Kakuriyo Yadomeshi (Afterlife Inn Cooking) light novel began streaming the show's full first promotional v...

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Level-5 revealed last month that The Snack World: Trejarers is headed to Nintendo Switch, and CoroCoro announced its official name as The Snack World: Trejarers Gold with an April 12 release for Japan.

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Monster Hunter: World shipments and digital sales top six million Fastest Capcom title to ship six million units. Total worldwide shipments and digital download sales for Monster Hunter: World have exceeded six million, Capcom announced.

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Valkyria Chronicles 4 first character trailer Featuring Claude Wallace, Riley Miller, Raz, and Kai Schulen. Sega has released the first in a series of character trailers for Valkyria Chronicles 4. The first character trailer introduces Federation ...

Netflix original anime B: The Beginning is less than a month from release, and the hype is, well, beginning. Last week, we got a look at the series in action via a trailer. Now today we've got a new visual that reveals more of the series' characters.

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Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: Dancing Star Night Yukari Takeba and Ryuji Sakamoto trailers The first two character trailers. Atlus has released the first set of character-focused trailers for Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Person...

A Niconico Live streaming program for the television anime adaptation of Yukiwo's Jashin-chan Dropkick (Dropkick on My Devil! ) manga revealed the first promotional video and the main cast for the series on Thursday.

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One Piece: World Seeker features the Straw Hat Pirates The latest issue of Weekly Jump has new information and screenshots on the island which One Piece: World Seeker is set, and also confirms the appearance of the Straw Hat Pirates.

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Video gaming's newest trend meets its oldest hero with co-op game at Namco's Tokyo amusement park. Advancements in cost-effective motion controls and head-mounted displays have led to some believing virtual reality is the next big thing in games.

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Japanese mangaka, Yayoiso, announced that her hit web manga, ReLIFE, will be ending this March. Specifically, she revealed that she is planning to end the series with Chapter 222, which will be released on March 16, 2018.

Eir Aoi's official website announced that she will resume musical activities this spring. Eir Aoi is a popular anime song singer (Sword Art Online, KILL la KILL, and Fate/Zero), and she went on indefinite hiatus in November 2016 due to her health ...

The official website for Cutie Honey Universe, the upcoming anime project based on Go Nagai's Cutie Honey manga, revealed the show's main cast on Thursday. The site also revealed the show's April premiere.

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The free-to-play multiplayer battle arena title Smite has a new horde mode incoming, leaning heavily into an anime theme and aesthetic. Revealed in a post to the game's official website, the new mode centers around Da Ji for the game's newest adve...

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By Jenni . February 8, 2018 . 9:00am Atlus has revealed a release date for the PlayStation 4 version of Dragon's Crown. Dragon's Crown Pro will be heading to the system on May 15, 2018. It will be $49.

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The official YouTube channel of Bandai Namco's Aikatsu! franchise has released a 150-second PV for the next TV anime series Aikatsu Friends! narrated by its two protagonist characters, Aine Yuuki by rookie voice actress Akane Matsunaga (the Next G...

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During a recent live stream hosted by Arc System Works America, it was confirmed that the upcoming crossover fighter BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle will come with English dubs. If you missed the broadcast, you can check out the broadcast in its entire...

Blood-C, the vampire series from manga creators CLAMP and anime studio Production I. G, is back. The latest entry in the Blood-C franchise has just been announced in the form of a live-action film out this fall.

After introducing protagonist Junk Dog (voiced by Yoshimasa Hosoya), the official Megalo Box anime website is back with four more character promos. Meet the latest cast additions along with their respective voice talent in the brief clips below.

Traditional paper cranes and some of the latest technology are on offer as Japan seeks to promote itself as the host of the next Olympic Games in 2020, with organizers hoping to inherit the enthusiasm and fervor of Pyeongchang 2018 hosts.

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Today has been a little rough for manga fans because at least six different series have announced that they will be ending soon. This biggest announcement is ReLIFE, which will end this March! Here are the other manga that had their end dates anno...

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By Jenni . February 8, 2018 . 10:30am A Kickstarter for a Sonic the Hedgehog board game, Sonic the Hedgehog: Battle Racers, has launched. If it reaches $50,000 worth of funding by March 2, 2018, people will (hopefully) get a game about Sonic and h...


On February 7, Yasutaka Nakata will release his long-anticipated debut solo album, "Digital Native. " The album will feature his two previous singles, "Crazy Crazy", featuring Charli XCX & Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, and "NANIMONO", featuring Yonezu Kenshi.

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Streaming services, such as Crunchyroll and Funimation, have dominated the anime market in the West. However, despite their extensive libraries, they are still missing a few noteworthy titles. So, here are seven anime series that are unavailable o...

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Starwing Paradox, the new project by Evangelion character designer Yoshiyuki Sadamoto is getting an arcade game that mixes MOBA elements with high-speed mecha action. Here's a look at a new video from Square Enix that teases some of its gameplay: ...

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Hidetaka "SWERY" Suehiro's project, The Good Life, previously had a crowdfunding campaign at Fig that got 45% of its goal of $1. 5 million back in October 2017. With only $682,864 from 3,478 backers it wasn't enough for the green light it, was bac...

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Nippon Ichi Software shared the latest character introduction trailer for the upcoming action RPG, Your Four Princess Knights Training Story, highlighting the Gatling Gun-user Monomaria. Monomaria (CV: Rarisa Tago Takeda) A princess of Yudaria, a ...

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Koei Tecmo updated the official Japanese website for Fire Emblem Warriors, sharing a first look at the wave 2 DLC characters in Linde, Minerva, and Navarre of Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon. The Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon DLC pack (Wave 2) will be ava...

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