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June 6, 2018, 7:30 PM
Siliconera Sato

BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle released today and producer Toshimichi Mori had a lot to share in an interview with Forbes, including characters he'd like to see from RWBY and others on his wishlist. Here's what Mori had to say when asked if he had any...

Crunchyroll Danni Wilmoth

There's a lot of anime out there. With each passing season, everyone's queue only gets larger and larger. And as more and more shows pile up in your backlog, it can be hard to figure out which ones to go back and give a proper shot.

GoBoiano Media Baam Amaam

This past April saw The Pokemon Company and merchandiser MOVIC teaming up to celebrate Eevee. Various illustrators were tasked with drawing different Eeveelutions and their trainers. After a few months of waiting, MOVIC published two new designs i...

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

This week, fans in Japan can once again read the adventures of the famous anime/manga swordsman, but things are different across the Pacific. Last fall, manga artist Nobuhiro Watsuki, creator of anime/manga franchise Rurouni Kenshin, was found to ...

The next Gainax may be a group of college students in Kyoto known as Gekigadan. The group is made up of volunteers independently producing the "Kūchū Gunkan Atlantis" (Aerial Battleship Atlantis) anime project.

Crunchyroll Nicole Mejias

Anime is a visual medium, but have you ever stopped to really think about what that means? One way to think about it is that anime has the ability to use the things we see to give us information we might not get otherwise.

Sankaku Complex Ayanami

A survey has revealed that almost a third of Japanese women admit to having cheated on a partner, but only one fifth of the cheaters were ever caught. According to a survey by Mecha Comic, 31% of Japanese women admit to having cheated on a partner...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Buronson and Tetsuo Hara's Fist of the North Star manga has is now celebrating its 35th anniversary. And now, Mail order website, Housaidow is joining in on the celebrations, and they're surely making wallets explode.

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L'Arc~en~Ciel and VAMPS frontman HYDE will be releasing a brand new solo single, his first in 12 years! His last solo effort was the 2006 single "Season's Call", it was an instant success reaching #1 on the Oricon weekly charts.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Tales of Vesperia 10th anniversary remaster website discovered Announcement set for E3 2018. Gematsu has discovered tov10th. tales-ch. jp-a password-protected website presumably for the Tales of Vesperia remaster Gematsu has heard is in production...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

For seven straight weeks since its premiere, Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer dominated the Japanese weekend box office. It was so dominating that it stayed at the top of the rankings at #1 for seven straight weeks.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Nep-Nep Connect: Chaos Chanpuru to end service on August 8 PS Vita's free-to-play card battle RPG closes shop. Free-to-play card battle RPG Nep-Nep Connect: Chaos Chanpuru for PS Vita will end service on August 8 in Japan, a little over a year aft...

WOWJAPAN Rochelle

"Nidoume no Jinsei wo Isekai de", a Japanese light novel series written by MINE and illustrated by Kabocha, was slated to start the broadcast run of its anime adaptation in October 2018. However it looks like the production is in jeopardy, as raci...

Gematsu Sal Romano

NieR: Automata shipments and digital sales top three million Another milestone for the Platinum Games-developed action RPG. Total worldwide shipments and digital sales for NieR: Automata have exceeded three million units, Square Enix announced.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Sora to Umi no Aida anime debut trailer Space fishing, anyone? ForwardWorks has released the debut trailer for the TMS Entertainment-produced anime version of Sora to Umi no Aida (The Space Between the Sky and Sea), its smartphone space fishing ac...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Shogakukan is one of Japan's biggest publishers, but they're losing huge amounts of money to piracy. However, it seems that they're fighting back now because they're launching a new anti-piracy campaign.

Bandai Namco has announced that Code Vein will be launching on September 28th for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. That's the first we've heard that the PC version will be launching day and date with consoles, so good news all around.

Siliconera Jenni

SG/ZH: School Girl Zombie Hunter when it appeared on the PlayStation 4 in 2017 have a new place to play it. The Tamsoft and D3 Publisher game has come to Windows PCs. You can find it via Steam, where it is normally $39.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Official announcement due next week. Following its Switch release published by Nicalis last month, Treasure has announced that acclaimed shoot 'em up Ikaruga is coming to PlayStation 4. "Ikaruga is in the works for PS4," Treasure said in a tweet.

Fans of the Encouragement of Climb anime-based on the Yama no Susume manga by Shiro-can look forward to more soon. The series is coming back to TV in Japan next month, with a premiere on Tokyo MX and other stations set for July 2.

'煌めく' (Kirameku) "Gleaming" You know, I expected better of Asirpa and Sugimoto. They're hunting for this tatooed murderer in a fishing village, and apparently the best plan they can come up with is to just ask around about it.

WOWJAPAN Rochelle

The 3rd season of "Yama no Suzume" will be starting very soon! Slated for the 2nd of July 2018 via Tokyo MX, the series centers around best friends Aoi and Hinata whose hobby is mountain climbing. © Shiro / Earth Star Entertainment / Yamano Susume...

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

Honestly, is there anyone you'd rather have a conversation with than Pikachu? Every year in August, a pack of Pikachus gathers in Yokohama for the annual Pikachu Outbreak. But at just about the same time as the event's 2018 iteration, Pikachus wil...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© TOMY / Drive Head 2018 The TOMICA Hyper Rescue Police DRIVE HEAD property revealed last fall ahead of the broadcast run finishing that it was bringing out a new net anime on January 20th, 2018 and a feature film set for August 2018.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Tadataka Kawasaki / Kadokawa / Chio's Production Committee The anime adaptation of manga creator Tadataka Kawasaki work Chio's School Commute got delayed earlier this year from the spring season to the summer season for 2018 and now some new det...

Yahoo Gabe Gurwin

Bandai Namco's anime-inspired Soulslike game Code Vein is shaping up to be a must-play title for fans of From Software's work, and we'll be able to get our hands on it a little sooner than we expected.

Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - June 2nd/June 3rd 01 (00) Deadpool 2 (Weeks: 01) 02 (00) 50 First Kisses (Weeks: 01) 03 (01) Detective Conan Movie 22: Z...

Otaku USA Magazine‏ @Otaku_USA 7m7 minutes ago Sponsored Spotlight: Satellite Girl and Milk Cow is a charming animated feature you have to see for yourself, and now you can! The movie is coming out in a Blu-ray and DVD combo pack from @GKIDSfilms ...

Siliconera Sato

Activision announced that Bungie's online shooter Destiny 2 will get its next expansion, titled "Forsaken," this fall. Here's a look at its reveal trailer and its first details. Following years of strife, what remains of the Reef has fallen to law...

Siliconera Sato

Jake Hunter Detective Story: Prism of Eyes on PS4 features 14 scenarios including 10 that were previously released for smartphones with new and improved HD graphics. Here's a look at its opening movie: In addition to several joke scenarios, the ga...

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