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April 25, 2018, 4:30 AM

Yokohama's famous Pikachu outbreak is back with its 5th anniversary event, in which there will be a parade not only in the day but also at night! This year there will be more than 1,500 Pikachu walking the streets of Yokohama from Aug.

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Ladies and gentlemen, Nisekoi is getting its own live-action movie, and now, the staff has revealed the two leads! Kento Nakajima, who previously starred in the live-action Silver Spoon movie, will be playing Raku Ichijou, while Ayami Nakajou, who...

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With a very popular anime adaptation out there it's been surprising that it's taken this long but the Mob Psycho 100 manga has finally been announced as licensed. Dark Horse Comics has picked up the rights to it with plans for the first volume to ...

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Humble Capcom x Sega PlayStation Bundle includes 12 games for $15 Get Dead Rising, Sonic Generations, and more. Humble Bundle will offer a "Humble Capcom x Sega PlayStation Bundle" from today until May 8 at 11:00 a.

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Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus for Switch launches June 29 Take out the Nazis on the go. Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus will launch for Switch on June 29, publisher Bethesda Softworks announced. The MachineGames-developed first-person shooter ...

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One of Coca-Cola's bestselling products in Japan is its Georgia series of canned coffee. Now Georgia has teamed up with the manga magazine Weekly Shonen Jump to produce a lineup of exclusive new cans with packaging featuring iconic manga titles.

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Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus R coming to Switch Release date not announced. Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus R, which is currently available on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC, and PS Vita, is coming to Switch, Arc System Works announced at Nexon De...

Fathom Events and Aniplex of America Bring the Latest Fate Box Office Hit to Movie Theaters on June 5 and 7 Only DENVER, April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Two magical nights are in store for U. S. anime fans this June as the curtain goes up on the wo...

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Penguin Wars delayed to mid-to-late June in North America and Europe, limited-print Launch Edition announced Dispatch Games launches online store. Penguin Wars has been delayed from its previously scheduled May 15 release date in North America and...

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Sega announced that the upcoming RPG Shining Resonance Refrain will release in North America and Europe on July 10 for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC. Here's a new Meet the Heroes trailer that introduces the members of the "band": Play as Yuma Ilve...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

We learned about an anime adaptation last fall with a concept that could certainly be intriguing with the web manga series Gaikotsu Shotenin Honda-san from Honda getting the nod. Now, the official site has dropped a new taser visual highlighting a...

A major ISP in Japan says it will begin blocking pirate sites voluntarily. There is no legal basis for site-blocking and the country's constitution forbids censorship. However, NTT says that it has adopted "emergency measures" until the necessary ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Bushiroad and Craft Egg announced in the 12th episode of the live-streaming program "BanG Dream! Girls Band Party! @ Hello Happy CiRCLE Satation" on Nico Nico Live on April 23 that a new anime titled Pastel Life featuring the game's original five-...

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The previously PS Vita-exclusive SaGa: Scarlet Grace is headed to PS4, Switch, PC, and smartphones and this week's issue of Dengeki PlayStation shared info on its release and new characters. [Thanks, Ryokutya2089.

The first projection mapping show for the life-sized Unicorn Gundam statue has naturally been earning positive acclaim online, with the advancement of human technology in regards to space travel starring as the subject before eventually depicting ...

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Nintendo and Monolith Soft shared update notes for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Ver. 1. 4. 0 that ads two new Rare Blades with Xenosaga's T-elos and Poppi Buster who is exclusive to the Expansion Pass. Poppi Buster Poppi Buster is a Rare Blade who will ...

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Dark Souls Remastered gameplay trailer, digital pre-orders now available Prepare to Die Edition owners get a 50 percent discount. Bandai Namco has released a new gameplay trailer and opened digital pre-orders for Dark Souls Remastered via the Play...

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After the franchise's record-breaking opening weekend, Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer is continuing to dominate Japan's box office and again finished in first place in its second week of release with an astonishing 820 million yen, beating Ste...

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First look at Brave Neptunia A screenshot, scan, and Neptune artwork tease. Dengeki Online gone up with a new online preview of Brave Neptunia: World! Universe! Pay Attention! ! Ultimate RPG Declaration!

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Nintendo shared the latest on Splatoon 2's next update that'll add a bunch of new gear, music, and changes across its various modes. We're also getting a bunch of changes to weapons. Here are the patch notes from Nintendo: Version 3.

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Prototype previously released Grisaia Phantom Trigger 01 & 02 for PlayStation Vita in December 2017 so it was only a matter of time until they announced Grisaia Phantom Trigger 03 & 04 for the Sony handheld.

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Spike Chunsoft announced in this week's issue of Dengeki PlayStation that its upcoming survival RPG Zanki Zero will release in Japan this July on PS4 and PS Vita. We also got details on its voicing cast.

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Labrys who debuted in Persona 4 Arena and Sho Minazuki from Persona 4 Arena Ultimax got their first look for Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: Dancing Star Night in a Famitsu magazine preview.

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Psyvariar Delta debut trailer Shoot 'em up due out for PlayStation 4 and Switch on August 30 in Japan. City Connection has released the first trailer for Psyvariar Delta, its recently announced enhanced version of the Success Corporation vertical ...

Sailor Moon has celebrated the release of its new tribute album, "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon: The 25th Anniversary Memorial Tribute," with an impressive character bento assembly video of everyone's favorite magical girl!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Yoshiki Tanaka / Shochiku · Production IG Funimation got their spring 2018 dub underway yesterday for The Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These anime series and that meant that they've updated with the production and cast information.

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By Jenni . April 23, 2018 . 11:00am CE-Asia has revealed a new strategy-RPG called Banner of the Maid. This turn-based, tactical title with an isometric perspective will be coming to the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PC.

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Cats love boxes! They love cardboard. But do they love Nintendo Labo? As these Twitter users and YouTubers are showing, interesting things happen when you introduce cats to Nintendo Labo. Note: making Nintendo Labo with your cat might be difficult!

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Japan loves to anthropomorphize every-day objects as moe girls. We've seen anime and manga turn all sorts of bizarre objects into cute girls, and cities even turn themselves into cute mascots. Now, it's pasta meat sauce's turn to be hit with the J...

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