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May 19, 2018, 12:00 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Yoko Taro wants folks to knock it off with the fan art and cosplay complaints, saying one of the reasons he doesn't actively retweet fan art or cosplay is because he doesn't want to broadcast them to "strange people.

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Fire Emblem Heroes revealed the next special Heroes for that are arriving to the strategy RPG, and it's a new Bridal Blood Summoning Focus featuring Ninian, Sanaki, and Tharja with new looks and skills.

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Neo Geo Mini Online Presentation Event set for early June SNK asking fans to submit their questions. SNK will host a Neo Geo Mini Online Presentation Event in early June, where it will share the latest news on the recently announced hardware, the ...

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Godzilla and Mechagodzilla are finally preparing for their much-awaited showdown in the second Godzilla anime film. Titled Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle, the film premieres in Japan today, 18th May.

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Activision announced the latest Call of Duty game with Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII for PS4, Xbox One, and PC with an October 12 release date. Here are a bunch of trailers and details on the upcoming shooter.

This summer, fans of Eromanga Sensei will have a chance to enjoy a beachside vacation alongside Yamada Elf in Mezamashi VR's newest installment! Mezamashi VR is a virtual reality app for smartphone, and it has already offered fans the opportunity ...

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It is Friday morning and that means the embargo has been lifted for Kingdom Hearts III's Premiere Event that recently took place. Here's the latest gameplay footage and screenshots with Wreck-it Ralph and more.

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Every week seems to bring news of yet another record broken for the numbers of tourists coming to Japan. And it's easy to see why when we have videos like this. The Akita-based video production company Armadas partnered with Nakanihon Air Service ...

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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 ...

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The news that the Dragon Ball franchise is getting a new anime series sent the fandom into full excitement overload - that is, until they learned the actual details surrounding this new series. As it turns out, the new anime is a PR title, meant t...

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Hello everyone! ! Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I think we've got to the point where I can be happy in short sleeves! Was it always this hot in May. . . ? Anyway, today I'm going to be taking a look at.

'泣かれるよりはいいだろ' (Nakareru Yori wa Iidaro) "It's Better than Crying" Perhaps the most surprising thing about this series is that everyone is honest with their feelings. Hinako doesn't deny her feelings for Pin-sempai, nor does Yui for Yamashita Ken, ...

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AQUAPLUS streamed the trailer for the Playstation 4 action game Utawarerumono Zan on May 18, 2018. It's the newest title in the Utawarerumono franchise. The trailer also revealed its September 27, 2018 release date.


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...


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.

The Super Star arc isn't the only new Shaman King manga making its debut in Japan. Author Hiroyuki Takei's new story kicked off in the latest issue of Kodansha's Shonen Magazine Edge, bringing with it the announcement of a spinoff manga by Jet Kus...

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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.

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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...

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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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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...

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After lighting up the amusement park last year, the Evangelion XR Ride is coming back for more Universal excitement. Thanks to the mighty power of XR technology, participants can experience the terror of Angel attacks for themselves when the attra...

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Fans can expect to find out the latest on Kingdom Hearts III tomorrow morning when the Premiere Event's embargo lifts, but allegedly leaked images have surfaced online, showing a familiar face and mysterious female.

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We previously got a look at a BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle highlight video featuring the RWBY team, and today we have team Persona 4 Arena featuring Yu, Yosuke, Chie, Yukiko, Kanji, Naoto, and Aegis. If the recent leak is accurate, the Persona 4 Are...

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