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May 17, 2018, 4:00 PM
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The late Robin Williams is certainly one of the greatest comedians in history. His tragic suicide has left many fans mourning, proving that those who bring smiles to other people are also the saddest. He's also quite the collector, as he collects ...

by William D'Angelo , posted 39 minutes ago / 122 Views Publisher Kongregate and developer Double Stallion have announced stylish, anime-inspired 2D combat-racer, Speed Brawl. It will launch this summer for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox...

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By Jenni . May 16, 2018 . 10:00am A Touhou Project shoot'em up from Souvenir Circ. , the makers of Croixleur Sigma, has made its debut outside of Japan. Unties Games has released Azure Reflections on the PlayStation Store for PlayStation 4 owners ...

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Last week, Japan went through a rather slow post-Golden Week that didn't see any new releases in the top-20, but Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze continued strong sales among other titles. Japanese sales tracker Media Create released the lates...

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Chrono Trigger for PC second update now available Updates to battle UI and changes to character graphics. Following the first update in April, Square Enix has released the second of multiple patches for the PC version of Chrono Trigger that will e...

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With an anime adaptation almost two decades ago and a decade after the death of the creator, the Tensai Bakabonproperty is getting a new anime adaptation. Scheduled for the summer 2018 season in July, it has Toru Hosokawa directing it and working ...

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Kyoto Animation released a new trailer for an "extra episode" for Violet Evergarden. The episode will be bundled with the anime's fourth home video volume, which will ship on July 4. TRUE's song "Letter" is featured in the trailer.

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Koei Tecmo president Hisashi Koinuma spoke out back in January 2018, saying that Star Wars and Super Mario Bros. would be his dream choices for a Musou game. [Thanks, Kotaku! ] "I've been saying this since a long time ago, but Star Wars would be a...

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Indivisible delayed to first half of 2019 No longer launching in 2018. Lab Zero Games has delayed Indivisible from its previously planned 2018 release window to the first half of 2019. It will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, ans ...

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Last month, Isao Takahata passed away at the 82. Known for Grave of the Fireflies and The Tale of Princess Kaguya, among others, Takahata co-founded Studio Ghibli with Hayao Miyazaki, who recently gave a eulogy for his deceased colleague and friend.

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The action RPG beat 'em up Code of Princess by Studio Saizensen is getting an upgraded version called Code of Princess EX this summer for Switch, and its date was revealed by publisher Pikki as August 2 for Japan.

Here's what's happening on the next episode of Kamen Rider Build. Episode 36: Evolt Hunts the Planet! In Evolt's hands lie all of the 60 Full Bottles and all the 6 panels of the Pandora Box! The Pandora Box, which has been overflowing with energy ...

We're not too far off from the July 2018 premiere of the Angolmois TV anime, based on the historical seinen manga by Nanahiko Takagi. The series follows a band of samurai as they face the overwhelming 1274 ACE Mongol invasion of Japan, and you can...

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Nintendo recently released a new trailer and press release for Mario Tennis Aces that gives details on the Adventure Mode for the game. The Adventure Mode acts as a tutorial for the gameplay, with various stages and bosses to beat in order to save...

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By Jenni . May 16, 2018 . 9:00am Another member of the Blade Strangers cast has received her own trailer. This time, it is another person from the Umihara Kawase series. The new footage lets us watch Noko fight Umihara Kawase.

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Super Smash Bros. for Switch will without a doubt be one of the biggest, if not biggest, attractions at E3 2018 and Nintendo has some good news to share for fans attending the expo this year with the announcement of a new ticket reservation system.

A New Adventure Featuring A Drowsy Princess, Adorable Demons And A Charming Prince Of Evil Begins This Summer Source: VIZ Media, MediaLab press releases Special Thanks to Jane Lui and Erik Jansen VIZ Media, LLC, a premier company in the fields of ...

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Anaheim, CA, May 16, 2018 - Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan and Asia, announces an exciting new release for pop culture, giant robot and anime fans as it opens pre-orders for ...

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"Zenki" illustrator Yoshihiro Kuroiwa has passed away last 8th May 2018; he was 55. The announcement was made today, 16th May 2018, on his blog by his wife. The cause of death was myocardial infarction.

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© Satoru Noda / Shueisha The spring 2018 anime series Golden Kamuy is getting its home video releases handled by NBC Universal Japan and they've set a tight schedule for it. With the official site updating yesterday that the home video releases we...

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The PlayStation Vita was supporsed to be the successor to Sony's ultra-successful PlayStation Portable or PSP. It served as a go-to portable console for anime fans, as it provided niche Japanese games.

'猟師の魂' (Ryoushi no Tamashii) "Hunter's Soul" Sugimoto is hunting a deer. He will kill the deer. And then he will eat the deer. But while he's doing that, he doesn't want to hurt the deer. There seems like there should be contradiction in there som...

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Layton's Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires' Conspiracy featuring Katrielle, the daughter of Hershel Layton, first released on 3DS and smartphones is now headed to Switch this August in Japan, Level-5 announced in this week's issue of...

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By Jenni . May 16, 2018 . 5:26am Deep Silver, the publisher for Shenmue III, has provided an updated release window for Shenmue III. Rather than appearing in the second half of 2018, it will now launch in 2019.

Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - May 12th/May 13th 01 (01) Detective Conan Movie 22: Zero's Executioner (Weeks: 05) 02 (02) Avengers: Infinity War (Weeks...

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The Nintendo Switch has been getting plenty of love for otome games lately and Prototype announced in this week's issue of Famitsu magazine that two more to add to its library with Sangoku Rensenki ~Otome no Heihou!

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Fate/Extella Link Gilles de Rais and Lancelot short gameplay videos; story choices, new actions, gimmicks, and costumes detailed Cooperate with allies using Link attacks. The latest character-focused short gameplay videos of Fate/Extella Link feat...

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Nintendo announced that fans in Japan will get the opportunity to try out the new Super Smash Bros. game for Nintendo Switch across several upcoming events in Japan starting June 17. Starting with the reveal and first details announced E3 2018 tha...

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After almost 10 months of being out, Hiromu Arakawa's Silver Spoon manga is finally returning from hiatus. This is because Weekly Shonen Sunday's latest issue has announced that the manga will return with a brand new chapter.

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