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March 14, 2018, 12:00 AM

Antique shop owner's son, high school girl solve cases in Mai Mochizuki's stories The wraparound jacket band on Mai Mochizuki and Ichiha Akizuki's first Holmes at Kyoto Teramachi Sanjō (Kyōto Teramachi Sanjō no Holmes) manga volume is announcing o...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix announced that the worldwide shipment and digital sales of NieR: Automata, which recently celebrated its first anniversary, has surpassed 2. 5 million. After the release of NieR: Automata in February 2017 the action RPG reached shipmen...

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Yoshiaki Kurihara ignited propane gas during a suicide attempt in Morioka City last month (Iwate Broadcasting) IWATE (TR) - Iwate Prefectural Police have arrested a 32-year-old man for setting off an explosion during a suicide attempt last month t...

The next Lupin the Third anime, Lupin the Third Part 5, takes everyone's favorite thief in a more high-tech direction when it premieres on April 3. Produced by Telecom Animation Film and directed by Yuichiro Yano, the anime's latest promo previews...

Here's a sign work on the long-awaited Final Fantasy VII remake is picking up steam: Square Enix is hiring level planners for the game. This news comes from an online job posting, the top line of which reads "Square Enix is looking for core member...

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The Dragon Ball Super TV anime may be coming to an end, but don't forget that we have a feature film to look forward to later this year! The tentatively-titled Dragon Ball Super movie recently got some more information on its official website, whi...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Final Fantasy Explorers-Force launches March 15 in Japan Watch the launch trailer. Final Fantasy Explorers-Force will launch for iOS and Android on March 15 in Japan, Square Enix announced. The multiplayer action RPG features various jobs and appe...

Gematsu Sal Romano

BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle PS4 digital pre-orders include open beta early access in Japan Three days of five-day beta reserved for users who pre-order. Pre-orders for the PlayStation 4 digital version of BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle in Japan include...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Switch system update version 5. 0. 0 now available Arms and Kirby avatars added, and more. Nintendo has released the version 5. 0. 0 system software update for Switch. The update includes the following changes: Added the following system functiona...

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The mature manga Dore-iku: Boku to 23-nin no Dorei (Slave District: 23 Slaves and Me) by Shinichi Okada and Hiroto Ohishi has earned an anime adaptation titled: Doreiku the Animation. A new promo just dropped and revealed it's April 12th premiere ...

Hello! I'm Kizuna AI, the (self-proclaimed) world's first YouTuber. I'm also the ambassador of the 'Come to Japan' campaign organized by the Japan National Tourism Organization's (JNTO) New York office!

Gematsu Sal Romano

Daitoshokan no Hitsujikai: Library Party coming to Switch on July 26 in Japan ARIA-made visual novel port set for Switch. ARIA will release love visual novel Daitoshokan no Hitsujikai: Library Party, which first launched for PS Vita in Japan in Fe...

The cool big brother or cute little sister are two standard and well-loved character types in anime, especially with the popularity of titles like Oreimo and A Sister's All You Need. Unfortunately, for all the different kinds of siblings that appe...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The web manga series SNS Police from Kappii was revealed to be getting an anime adaptation back in the fall of last year and it recently updated with some of the staffing and casting information. The latest to arrive, just about two weeks out from...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The fall 2017 anime series Land of the Lustrous is getting its home video releases handled by TOHO and they've set a standard schedule for it. While the fourth volume is about to land, we do now have a look at the packaging with a larger and expan...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Lode Runner Legacy coming to Switch this spring in Japan The latest entry in the 35 year-old series. Tozai Games is bringing Lode Runner Legacy, which first launched for PC in July 2017, to Switch via the Nintendo eShop this spring in Japan, the l...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Dragon Ball FighterZ DLC character Broly trailer One of the first two additional characters. Bandai Namco has released the official trailer for upcoming Dragon Ball FighterZ downloadable character Broly.

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By Jenni . March 12, 2018 . 10:30am Gal Gun 2 has received its worldwide release dates. While the game is making its Japanese debut this week, the North American and European release window was a general 2018.

Here's what's happening on the next Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger VS Keisatsu Sentai Patranger. Episode 6: What Must Be Protected! After the fierce fight with the Global Police and the Ganglers, the phantom thieves, who made off with 2 new VS Vehicles...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Yoichi Takahashi / Shueisha With thirty-seven volumes in the original manga run that ran throughout the eighties and a whole lot of sequels and adaptations out there, Yoichi Takahashi's Captain Tsubasa soccer manga is getting a fresh adaptation ...

Siliconera Sato

Atlus announced that it will host a live stream for Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: Dancing Star Night where we'll see a new playable character and other new info for the rhythm game. The broadcast will be available to watch at NicoNi...

Siliconera Sato

Marvelous has revealed all but six new playable Servants for Fate/Extella Link, and we'll get to see who will be the high-speed action game's new playable character on a March 14 live stream. The live stream will be available on Periscope as part ...

Siliconera Sato

Bluepoint Games, the developers behind the recent Shadow of the Colossus remake on PlayStation 4 revealed in a recent interview with Digital Foundry that the team is working on another remake. [Thanks, Eurogamer.

An "important announcement" was recently teased in Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine, and that announcement turned out to be another animated take on one of Fujita's series. This time the series in question is Karakuri Circus, which ran in Shonen Sund...

Here's what's happening on the next episode of Kamen Rider Build. Episode 26: The Counterattacking Hero! The representative battle between Touto and Seito has begun! 3 on 3! Grease defeated Engine Bros in the first round and gave Touto the first v...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

AAs is often the case, the final weeks before a new season see some last minute announcements with what will be a part of it. One is the Matthew the Rabbit series that will debut on April 5th, 2018 as part of the Animal Gekijo block.

Real Girl, AKA 3D Kanojo, is a manga by Mao Nanami that's getting both an April-due anime adaptation and a live-action film. The latter is the subject of a new teaser video, which offers a quick glimpse of director Tsutomu Hanabusa's take on the m...

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