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May 18, 2018, 5:00 AM
JEFusion Nikko Amano

Tokusatsu legend Kenji Ohba has been hospitalized recently. According to Luck Jet, Mr. Ohba's agency, He was found unconscious in his residence, and therefore was rushed to the hospital for treatment. As of this post, he appears to be in stable co...

Comic Book Megan Peters - May 16, 2018

It has been nearly four years since the world learned of Robin Williams' death. The beloved actor and comedian stands as one of Hollywood's greatest talents, leaving a legacy that will last the ages. As for anime fans, well - they knew Williams as...

Sankaku Complex Ayanami

Final Fantasy VI's pilfering protagonist Locke has been announced as the second DLC character for Final Fantasy Dissidia NT. Locke follows Final Fantasy XII's Vayne as the second DLC character out of six who have been announced for the game.

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

One anime legend looks back on 50 years of friendship with another in memorial service held at Studio Ghibli museum. Last month, Studio Ghibli co-founder Isao Takahata, director of theatrical anime including Grave of the Fireflies and The Tale of ...

Siliconera Jenni

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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Veteran singer and actor Hideki Saiko has passed away at 63 years old. In a statement is office shared that Saiko has died due to acute heart failure on May 16th, 2018. Saiko began has career in the early 70s, landing acting roles and releasing hi...

Siliconera Sato

The latest issue of V-Jump has revealed that the upcoming team brawler Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker will release in Japan on August 30, 2018 for PlayStation 4. [Thanks, Shonen Games. ] The game will be priced at 7,200 yen plus tax in Japan.

Siliconera Sato

Atlus shared two new character introduction trailers for Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: Dancing Star Night with two DLC characters in Persona 3's Shinjiro Aragaki and Persona 5's Goro Akechi.

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Girl group Momoiro Clover Z will be celebrating their 10th anniversary with a massive BEST album! Titled Momoiro Clover Z 10 Shuunenkinen BEST ALBUM, the standard version will be a 2 disc set spanning the girls' entire career.

Siliconera Sato

Nintendo and Bandai Namco released the original Go Vacation released back in 2011 for Wii and it is back on the Switch with over 50 games and activities to play in co-op or competitively with friends. The game is set in a resort island known as Ka...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco revealed the next playable character for SoulCalibur VI and it's a none other than Yoshimitsu from the Tekken series who will once again make an appearance in the fighter. Here are some screenshots: SoulCalibur VI releases in 2018 for...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Earlier this spring, Kotaku reported that Jeon "Dara" Jeong-hoon announced he was retiring from professional gaming after "truly frightening" incidents that allegedly happened while in Japan. In a new interview, he recounts his experiences on the ...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

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...

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...

GoBoiano Media Ader Titsoff

The international community loves horror anime, but the industry tends to shy away from the genre due to broadcast regulations. It's a sad struggle, but luckily there is plenty of scary manga! Here is some horror manga we hope will get an anime so...

Siliconera Sato

BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle got a new trailer featuring its four guest characters from RWBY with Ruby Rose, Weiss Schnee, Blake Belladonna, And Yang Xiao Long who share highlights for the fighter. In case you missed it, we recently got a look at wh...

New anime centers on songstress' request between series' 4th, 5th episodes The official website for the Violet Evergarden anime began streaming a promotional video on Wednesday for an "Extra Episode" anime that will ship on the series' fourth Blu-...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

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...

Gematsu Sal Romano

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 ...

WOWJAPAN Rochelle

"Penguin Highway" is an upcoming feature length animated film by Yuusuke Ishida, slated for release on 17th August 2018. The film is based on a novel by Tomihiko Morimi. © Tomihiko Morimi / KADOKAWA / Penguin Highway Production Committee The theme...

The newest anime adaptation of the classic gag series Tensai Bakabon has finally released its first trailer and main visual! Written and directed by Hosokawa Toru ( Shirokuma Cafe ), the new adaptation is titled Shinya!

Siliconera Sato

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 ...

CollectionDX JoshB

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 ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© 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.

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