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April 27, 2018, 11:00 PM

A new anime-inspired series will give fans a window into the history leading up to The Force Awakens.

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A new month means a bunch of new anime shows and movies to watch. And May has a lot of anime making their return. From giant monsters ruling the earth to the human and digital world becoming one, this month is all about sequels.

The blue and white robot is 3. 7-metres (12 feet) tall and can carry two passengers as it transforms into a car or humanoid form. The "J-deite RIDE" robot is the brainchild of Kenji Ishida, CEO of Brave Robotics and a fan of anime movies featuring...

46-year-old accused of kissing high-school aged girl against her will in February TOKIO bassist Tatsuya Yamaguchi revealed at a press conference on Thursday that he will take an indefinite hiatus from the entertainment industry, and will go on ind...

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SaGa series creator Akitoshi Kawazu revealed on Twitter that an English version of SaGa: Scarlet Grace is getting work done for an English release. When asked by a fan if an English version will release, Kawazu replied: "Preparations on an English...

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Adachitoka's fantasy battle manga Noragami will resume its serialization in the July 2018 issue of Kodansha's Monthly Shonen Magazine to be released in Japan on June 6. The manga launched in the magazine's January 2011 issue and has been stopped s...

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As reported, Yu Sasuga (story) and Kenichi Tachibana (art)'s sci-fi action manga TerraFormars resumes its serialization in the latest 21st/22nd combined issue of Shueisha's Weekly Young Jump released today in Japan after a 13-month hiatus.

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Following the announcement of a partnership between Nintendo and Cygames, we got a look at the first trailer for Dragalia Lost, a new action RPG for smartphones that is being developed by the two companies.

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Koei Tecmo released its financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2018, and with it came a few interesting tidbits on future plans for the company, including big plans for the overseas market.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Switch worldwide sales top 17. 79 million; Kirby: Star Allies sales top 1. 29 million More than 68. 97 million Switch games sold. Nintendo Switch has sold 17. 79 million units to consumers worldwide since its launch on March 3, 2017, Nintendo anno...

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Sony Interactive Entertainment shared the latest sales performance for the PlayStation 4 console in the financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2018. As shown in the above chart, during the 2017 fiscal year, Sony shipped 19 million P...

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By Jenni . April 26, 2018 . 10:30am Chucklefish and Pixpil's next action-RPG has been announced. Eastwood is a Windows and Mac game inspired by Earthbound, The Legend of Zelda and 1990's Japanese animation.

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Sega recently announced that Shining Resonance Refrain, the updated version of the PS3 RPG, will release in the West this July, and we now have a look at its brand-new opening video for the Switch version of the game.

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Dragon Quest IX and X director Jin Fujisawa leaves Square Enix Now working on something new at a different company. Jin Fujisawa, who directed Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies and Version 1 of Dragon Quest X Online, has left Square E...

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If you're wondering what happens before the events of Star Wars: The Force Awakens,Disney will hopefully answer your questions with the anime-inspired series Star Wars Resistance. The Mouse House has ordered the animated adventure series which wil...

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Nintendo and Cygames announce partnership for new smartphone action RPG Dragalia Lost Nintendo and Cygames have announced a partnership to release a new smartphone action RPG titled Dragalia Lost, which will launch worldwide this summer, including...

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Nintendo announces E3 2018 plans Video presentation and Nintendo Treehouse Live live stream confirmed. Nintendo has announced its lineup of activities for E3 2018. The following events will be live streamed on Nintendo's official E3 2018 website, ...

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Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: Dancing Star Night DLC character Theodore trailer Persona 3 Portable Velvet Room attendant playable in both titles. The latest character-focused trailer for Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: ...

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By Jenni . April 26, 2018 . 11:00am People interested in Hidetaka "Swery" Suehiro and White Owls Inc. 's The Good Life, but unsure about supporting it, now have the opportunity to access a sample of the game.

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Icey was announced to be coming to Nintendo Switch in October last year, and a new trailer for the Nintendo Switch version was released today on Youtube. The game will be released on May 2018. Here's the trailer below: Icey is a sidescrolling high...

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Nintendo's Representative Director and President Tatsumi Kimishima will retire from the position on June 28, 2018. He will assume office as Executive Adviser. Shuntaro Furukawa will become the new Representative Director and President of Nintendo.

Studio Ghibli Theme Park Depicted in Concept Art by Joseph Luster April 25, 2018 In what will no doubt be a dream come true for many anime fans, Studio Ghibli is getting its own theme park in Japan. The opening is now scheduled for sometime in 202...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Fallen Legion: Rise to Glory adds new playable characters, story branches, levels, bosses, and more Trailer introducing new content released. Fallen Legion: Rise to Glory will feature five playable characters, as well as various other new addition...

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The lilies are blooming all over this year, because Nio Nakatani's yuri manga Yagate Kimi ni Naru (published in English as Bloom Into You) is being adapted into a TV anime that will broadcast in Japan in October of 2018.

Angry Anime Bitches MidnightDevont

Midnight's Impressions There is a decent amount going on in this episode, yet a lot of it comes out in quiet character interactions and the looks on characters faces. A lot of internal character struggle on the part of many of the series key players.

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Hiroshi Kamiya hosts a radio program titled Dear Girl~Stories~ (DGS) alongside Daisuke Ono. He and his co-host, together with the Masochistic Ono Band (MOB) recently held the "DGS vs MOB Live Survive" event at the Saitama Super Arena last weekend,...

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The main cast has been revealed for Shikioriori, an upcoming anthology anime film that pools the talents of Japanese animation studio CoMix Wave Films and Chinese animation producers Haoliners to tell three stories set in three cities in China.

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Hazuki Takeoka and Tiv's Masamune-kun no Revenge manga will end in three chapters. The manga will 'close curtain' in the August issue on June 27, 2018. The reveal came from the June issue of Ichijinsha's Monthly Comic Rex magazine on April 26, 2018.

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Grand Blue, an upcoming TV anime based on the scuba diving manga written by Kenji Inoue and illustrated by Kimitake Yoshioka, has revealed its main cast of beach bums and college kids. The main cast for Grand Blue includes: Yūma Uchida as Iori Kit...

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We've already seen actor Takayuki Yamada turn into Kenshiro for a Fast of the North Star video game CM. Now, it's actor Hideaki Itou's turn to don the reins of a live-action Kenshiro for a much different CM.

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