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April 15, 2018, 3:00 AM

Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku is here and ready to charm your heart! The rom-com follows quirky adults trying to maintain the appearance of being "socially responsible" while being hardcore otaku. After a night out, Narumi reconnects with her ch...

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By Jenni . April 13, 2018 . 7:16pm Sega has announced a micro-console along the lines of the NES Classic Edition and Super NES Classic Edition at Sega Fes 2018. It is developing a Mega Drive Mini. (The name is tentative.

Cowboy Bebop is coming back! In cafe form, that is. This May, Cowboy Bebop cafes will open for a limited time in Tokyo and Osaka. The original Cowboy Bebop manga ran from 1997 to 1998, and the anime was broadcasted in 1998.

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By Jenni . April 13, 2018 . 7:39pm During the Sega Fes 2018 presentation, a new entry in the Sakura Wars series was announced. It was referred to as Shin Sakura Taisen. No platforms or release window was announced.

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By Jenni . April 13, 2018 . 6:59pm Shenmue is returning. Sega announced Shenmue I & II at Sega Fes 2018. It will appear on the PlayStation 4 in Japan, but will come to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC worldwide.

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Shinto shrine was featured in recently deceased anime director Isao Takahata's Pom Poko. Last week, the anime world suffered the sad loss of Isao Takahata, one of the medium's most respected directors and a founding member of Studio Ghibli, who pa...

Nakaba Suzuki's The Seven Deadly Sins is getting an anime film in Japan this year, with The Seven Deadly Sins the Movie: Prisoners of the Sky set to premiere on August 18. The story has Meliodas and Hawk visiting a Sky Palace, where Meliodas gets ...

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The previously Switch-exclusive Super Bomberman R is headed to PS4, Xbox One, and PC, and it is bringing platform-exclusive characters for the new version in Ratchet & Clank, Master Chief, and P-body Bombers.


A tabloid has officially apologized for printing a completely false story about Namie Amuro. The story in question dates back to 2014, when Amuro was in the process of leaving her longtime agency Vision Factory.

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Fans of the anime Cowboy Bebop will jump at the chance to enter the world of their favorite 1990s anime TV series at two real-world locations in Japan. Making us feel somewhat old, Sunrise's Cowboy Bebop is now 20 years old.

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Bushiroad revealed on April 13, 2018 the new anime series in the Future Card Buddyfight franchise. The anime is titled Future Card Buddyfight Ace, and is set to premiere on June 2, 2018. The story is focused on Yuga Mikado, the son of Gao; and his...

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By Jenni . April 13, 2018 . 6:51pm During its Sega Fes 2018, Sega announced it is bringing Sega Ages to the Nintendo Switch. This will be a collection of over 15 titles. Titles in the series will start to be available to download in Summer 2018.

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After some speculation that the group is breaking up after Yuki Kujiura went independent, another key member to the musical group, Kalafina, has also left. In the group's official website, member Keiko Kubota has revealed that she has left the gro...

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Record of Lodoss War 2D side-scrolling action game announced for PC From the studio behind Shin Megami Tensei: Synchronicity Prologue. A Record of Lodoss War 30th anniversary commemoration 2D side-scrolling action game is in development at Den-fam...

Yen Press publishes manga about 3-headed dog in the form of cute girls This year's May issue of Square Enix's Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine announced on Thursday that Ato Sakurai's Today's Cerberus (Kyō no Kerberos) manga will end in the next iss...

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© Naoko Kurono / Mag Garden · PEACE MAKER Iron Production Committee © Kurano Nanae / Mag Garden The upcoming Peacemaker Kurogane film has been interesting to watch on how its changed since it was first announced.

New Adventure Inspired By The Best-selling Video Game Debuts This Spring Source: VIZ Media, MediaLab press releases Official Site: VIZ. com/Pokemon Special Thanks to Elizabeth Ellis and Erik Jansen VIZ Media, LLC, a premier company in the fields o...

'ゼロアワー' (Zeroawaa) "Zero Hour" How long has it been? 12 years? More? Wow. It's been long enough that I'm sure I've forgotten a lot about Full Metal Panic! . As far as plot goes, I can't exactly remember what I was supposed to look forward to.

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NIS America announced that Metal Max Xeno, which releases next week in Japan, is headed to North America and Europe in Fall 2018 for PlayStation 4. Humanity is on the brink of extinction. Half a century ago, a mother computer known as NOA became s...

Believe it or not, the anime adaptation of Ryo Ikehata and illustrator Hagane Tsurugi's comedic horror light novels Calamity of a Zombie Girl was announced back in 2012. Well, it's finally coming to fruition, with the GONZO and Stingray production...

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By Jenni . April 13, 2018 . 10:30am Hidetaka "Swery" Suehiro was at PAX East 2018 with White Owls Inc. showing off The Good Life. (Also, making a cameo appearance as The White Owl at Paxamania IV. ) To help people better understand what the game i...

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A new photo from an upcoming issue of Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has shown that it's dropping a huge bombshell. This is because it will be revealing that Naoshi Komi's hit romantic comedy harem manga, Nisekoi, is getting a live-action film adapta...

Crunchyroll, localization publisher for the ridiculously censored Danmachi smartphone game, has now deleted the trailer that advertised the girl-stroking feature, a decision many are suspecting was done to save face after the backlash to this inde...

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