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June 1, 2018, 7:30 PM
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A vehicle driven by U. S. Marine Mario Ambriz Camacho struck and killed a 45-year-old man on a motorcycle on a road in Nago City (Twitter) OKINAWA (TR) - Okinawa Prefectural Police have arrested a 21-year-old U.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Rumor: Several Switch title announcements, including Dragon Ball FighterZ and Fortnite, leaked ahead of E3 2018 Overcooked! 2 and others also listed. A 4chan user has posted what are purported to be showroom display creation materials, presumably ... Justin Diaz

Square Enix is taking manga into the VR space with a newly launched title called Tales of Wedding Rings VR, its first but likely not last virtual reality manga that lets readers "step inside the story" and essentially live the moments happening on...

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

In the Japanese idol singer world, sometimes the difference between love and hate can be hard to see. This week marked the release of "Teacher Teacher," the highly anticipated 52nd single from Japanese idol singer megagroup AKB48.

The Fandom Post Chris Homer

The new stuff now begins. . . and along with it more new characters for you to love/hate. . . What They Say: After a startling meeting with Beerus brother Champa goes sideways, the godly brothers decide to settle their differences in the best way ...

Otakultura Pandasal

Maxi returns as a playable character in Soul Calibur VI. Bandai Namco Entertainment shows his moves and skills in a character reveal video that streamed on May 31, 2018. Maxi, also known as the Dandy of the South Seas, is a returning character thr...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . May 31, 2018 . 9:00am Marvelous has announced two special editions for Senran Kagura Burst Re:Newal in Europe. PlayStation 4 owners will be able to get a Marvelous Games Store exclusive Bountiful Beauties physical edition or visit the P...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Etrian Odyssey X second trailer Latest trailer for the upcoming dungeon RPG. Atlus has released the second official trailer for Etrian Odyssey X, its upcoming final 3DS entry in the dungeon RPG series.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Crunchyroll Manga is preparing to add another Kodansha series to its manga simulpub lineup. The latest addition is Kei Sasuga's Domestic Girlfriend, which will be available to members worldwide (except for Japan) starting on June 1 at 5:00pm Pacif...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Fighting EX Layer launches June 28 Available in Light and Standard versions. Fighting EX Layer will launch worldwide (in 68 countries) for PlayStation 4 via the PlayStation Store on June 28, developer Arika announced.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Tokyo Ghoul re Japanese Volume 1 Cover The process of doing a simuldub on the same day as release isn't easy and people should be pretty impressed that Funimation managed it for four episodes of the current Tokyo Ghoul:re series before going to th...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . May 31, 2018 . 11:00am The third Sonic Mania animated short has arrived! Sonic Mania Adventures: Part 3 brings Knuckles into the mix. Previously, the second episode introduced Tails to the story.

'今は、もう、ない. . . . . . ' ("Ima wa, mou, nai. . . . . . ) "I Don't Have One Now. . . " Though I feel like this story could have benefited from going faster and doing more, I really like where it's at right now.

This July, the little busters known as The Pillows are heading to the US. The Japanese rock band, best known in the West for their music used in FLCL, are embarking on a six-city US tour courtesy Adult Swim.

Westworld's James Marsden is about to head somewhere even stranger. The actor has signed on to star in the live-action/animation hybrid Sonic the Hedgehog film, Variety reports. Sonic will be directed by Jeff Fowler, an animator who will make his ...

Siliconera Sato

Following the teaser from a few days ago, the Kirby series' official Twitter account revealed the next Dream Friend buddy that will join Kirby: Star Allies in the summer update with Dark Meta Knight. Here's a little reveal video: ジャマハローア。 追加ドリームフレ...

Siliconera Sato

There's been rumors of Fortnite heading to Nintendo Switch for a while now, with a recent one that showed it alongside several third party titles expected to be at E3. The game has now been rated in South Korea.

Siliconera Sato

Fate/Extella Link on PS4 will have an 8-player multiplayer mode that puts two teams of four against each other in an objective-based battle. Here's footage of the multiplayer mode from Dengeki. Matchmaking options include Quick Match and Custom Ma...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Set to be included with the seventh and final installment of the home video release for iDOLM@STER SideM, the official site for the show has brought out a 40-second promotion preview of the unaired episode that has been in the works for some time.

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Gintoki and the gang are back for a new teaser trailer for the upcoming Gintama 2 live-action film. And as usual, they've shown their usual antics, with plenty of apologies as well. The video features 3DCG versions of Shinpachi, Gintoki, and Kagur...

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The official Tumblr page for the upcoming live-action BLEACH film has now updated, and it has revealed more cast members. However, the announcement only revealed three of them in costume as their respective characters.

Do you love friendly competition, witty humor, and horror-esque art in non-scary situations? Then you'll want to keep an eye on Kaguya-sama: Love is War (Kaguya-sama wa Kokurasetai - Tensai-tachi no Renai Zenousen).

Siliconera Sato

Compile Heart shared the opening movie for Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 Plus, the refined version of Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 that released on PS Vita. In case you missed it, Compile Heart previously revealed that they'll add sever...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . May 31, 2018 . 10:30am Sony is bringing its PlayStation E3 presentation to theaters again. On June 11, 2018, the PlayStation E3 Experience 2018 showcase will be appearing in theaters in the Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Mexico and t...

Siliconera Sato

Sega released a new trailer for Shining Resonance Refrain's upcoming Nintendo Switch version, featuring protagonist Yuma Ilburn, Sonia Blanche, Kirika Towa Alma, and other friends in action. We also got to check out a recent trailer in English tha...

First Peek at Live-Action Touken Ranbu Film Revealed by Matt Schley May 31, 2018 Pretty swords-as-pretty boys franchise Touken Ranbu is getting a big-screen live-action adaptation, and we've got our first peek via a poster revealed today.

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The live-action Bleach movie won't debut for a few more months, but its producer is already teasing a sequel. Producer Hiroyoshi Koi spoke to Cinema Today and shared his optimism about Bleach becoming a trilogy.

WOWJAPAN freakpool

After announcing the new Let's Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee games, it looks like the Switch has more Pokemon in store. This is because the Pokemon Company's twitter page has announced a new "Core series" title for the Switch.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Kodansha Comics is continuing to do some great work in bringing out new series every month that are getting translated into English for the digital side, which is spread across multiple services such as Amazon Kindle, BookWalker, ComiXology, Googl...

News Top-Selling Manga in Japan by Series: 2018 (First Half) posted on 2018-05-31 00:35 EDT by Egan Loo This list covers sales surveyed from November 20, 2017 to May 20, 2018. 1 3,110,049 One Piece Shueisha Eiichiro Oda 2 2,997,049 Attack on Titan...


We've all done it - inadvertently let our food get cold as we try to capture its deliciousness in a photo. Food porn is a phenomenon born on social media, but you could argue that its roots come from Japan, where a historical attentiveness to culi...

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