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November 22, 2012, 11:00 AM

Evil Gokaigers in Go-Busters VS Gokaiger? As expected, the Gokaigers are returning in the annual Super Sentai VS series, but with new outfits. But why are they dressed in black without Gai? It’s all revealed in Figure-Oh 178 with the plot summary ...

Manga creator Kaworu Watashiya confirmed on Thursday that her Kodomo no Jikan comedy manga will end soon. However, she also noted that it will not end in the January issue of Futabasha's Comic High! magazine on December 22.

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Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan is coming to North America on February 26, 2013. The Nintendo 3DS game will be available in stores and as a Nintendo eShop download. Atlus plans on spoiling fans that pre-order the game or pick it up at laun...

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Kyogre and Groudon, the mascot legendaries from Pokémon Ruby/Sapphire, are headed to Pokémon Black/White 2 in Japan. Both will be level 100 and will be distributed at Pokémon Centers and select stores in celebration of Pokémon Ruby/Sapphire’s 10th...

More art for the shelved Hollywood live-action Akira has cropped up online. Movie/comic artist Rodolfo Dimaggio (Hulk, Iron Man, Green Lantern, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull) has posted a trio of cityscape concept pieces, as w...

When not lampooning national politics with Final Fantasy mash-ups, fan artist SquidManExE has been remixing anime favorites like Madoka Magica and Dragon Ball with distinctly Thai style. This seems to have turned into a bit of a mini-trend.

It's almost time for Professor Layton and Phoenix Wright to team up on Nintendo 3DS in Japan. Their adventure solving mysteries side by side begins on November 29, and Level-5 previews the proceedings with the new 90-second trailer below.

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Atlus added new content to Persona 4: Golden, but it’s possible to miss some key items. Since we’ve been playing the Vita version for a couple of weeks here are some pointers for Inaba 2. 0. There are some spoilers here, but we’ll try to keep thos...

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Konami have released a batch of screenshots for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, giving another look at Raiden cutting things to pieces in PlatinumGames’ upcoming action title. You can check those out below.

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On November 19, it was announced that Johnny’s Entertainment founder Johnny Kitagawa (81) has been certified by the Guinness World Records for “producing the most number of artists who have claimed number 1 on music charts.

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New Tales of Hearts R party member, Garad Grinas, is the highlight of screenshots shared by Famitsu. com today. As previously reported, Garad accompanies Shing to help stop the Despir disease. He wields an axe and machete in battle.

Creator Eiichiro Oda selects outfits designed by fashion label for part of film The fashion label A|X Armani Exchange collaborated on suits that the One Piece anime cast will wear in next month's One Piece Film Z.


Evangelion: 3. 0 Breaks Weekend Box Office Records Evangelion: 3. 0 You Can (Not) Redo (ヱヴァンゲリヲン新劇場版:Q) premiered in Japan last week, and it raked in an amazing 1,131,004,600 yen (about US$13,913,200) over past weekend.

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Previously, it was reported that Hey! Say! JUMP’s Yamada Ryosuke would be making his solo debut early next year. Now, the details have been revealed! Yamada’s debut single, “Mystery Virgin“, will serve as the theme song to NTV’s special drama, Kin...

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Rejoice, lovers of all things doll-jointed, as the premier doll-joint property is once again returning to the anime scene. Yes, after two previous seasons and a full six-year hiatus, the saga of magical dolls with frilly dresses, complex names and...

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The full potential of the PlayStation Vita’s elaborate touch surfaces may finally have been unlocked – or so think the enthusiastic ero-gamers who have been cheering the release of Compile Heart’s “MonMon,” described as “pure eroge” and featuring ...

Philadelphia adds 2nd screening of SHAFT's anime films on December 2 Aniplex of America announced on Tuesday that the first two Puella Magi Madoka Magica films will play at the Cinema Paradiso in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on December 22, at the Pla...

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Here's an alternate version, called "Battle Version", of the music video of Sho Kiryuin's latest single, “Life is SHOW TIME! ”. The song is currently used as the opening theme of Kamen Rider Wizard. [T-N]Kamen_Rider_Wizard_Life_Is_Showtime_MV.

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Kingdom Hearts 3D [Dream Drop Distance] co-director Tai Yasue is now working on Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 Remix. Japanese magazine Famitsu met with Yasue to talk about the remastered PlayStation 3 game.   Yasue said the team is looking into adding a ...

Tokyo Anime Center in the Akihabara UDX building is a permanent facility created to promote Japanese anime to the world. It is now holding a special exhibition called "Newtype x Machiasobi Anime Award Daikanshasai (Great Thanksgiving Festival)" to...

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Arc System Works released BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasm in Japanese arcades today. You can play as new characters Bullet, Azrael, and Amane today. Three more fighters including Izayoi, Tsubaki’s true form, are time locked characters.

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In Japan, Mugen Souls has a longer title, Overwhelming Game Mugen Souls. Famitsu spoke to Kenta Sugano who said a new title in the "Overwhelming" series is under development.   Sugano also worked on Spectral Souls, Hyperdimension Neptunia, and The...

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By the video alone Monster Monpiece looks like Doki Doki Majo Shinpan or something like that. It’s supposed to be a card game, but the first trailer just shows… rubbing. Compile Heart calls this the "extreme rub" system and it uses the front and b...

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