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June 9, 2018, 6:00 AM

Outspoken anime director Yutaka Yamamoto (Wake Up, Girls! , Kannagi) took to Twitter again with a tirade against a new target: the cancellation of the [New Life+] Young Again in Another World anime following the original author's discriminatory re...

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When it comes to Pokemon, none can come close to Pikachu in terms of exposure and popularity. The electric mouse Pokemon not only serves as the franchise's mascot, but is a video game and anime icon as well.

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This new look could give him a new confidence in life. In this digital age, it's hard to be confident in ourselves when every day we see so many beautiful and successful people online. For those who struggle with low self-esteem, sometimes it help...

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While the second season of the animated Castlevania series has yet to launch, it's been revealed by Richard Armitage who voices Trevor Belmont that it is getting a third season with Netflix. [Thanks, Digital Spy.

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By Sato . June 8, 2018 . 7:10am Koei Tecmo and Team Ninja announced Dead or Alive 6 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam with an early 2019 release window. Here's its announcement trailer that gives us a peek at what's to come.

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J. J. Abrams establishes Bad Robot Games The film director enters the world of video games. The J. J. Abrams-led Bad Robot Productions has expanded into video games with the formation of Bad Robot Games, the company announced.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

©1994, 1995 Big West / Macross Plus Project. There's always a lot of anime to be dealt with each season with so many new shows and things to get excited about that are getting home video releases. But there are also a whole lot of releases over th...

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BALLISTIK BOYZ is an upcoming Japanese boy group from Japanese company LDH, and they will be consisting of seven members. This has led to people making comparisons to BTS, accusing LDH of basically copying K-pop.

Tokyo Ghoul:re, the manga by Sui Ishida, will be unveiling somethin' special June 14 in the pages of Young Jump, where it's serialized. An anime adaptation, perhaps? Oh, wait-that already exists. The series based on the manga began airing this April.

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By Jenni . June 8, 2018 . 8:32am An interesting tease has been shared by Devolver Digital on Twitter. It has posted an image of a logo showing an unusual presidential seal. Said seal is an exact match of the one found shown in the logo for FromSof...

Porno Graffitti will be in charge of the theme song for 'Pokemon the Movie: Minna no Monogatari' scheduled to open in theaters on July 13. The last time the duo provided an anime movie theme song was for 'Meitantei Conan Gouka no Himawari' back in...

Siliconera Sato

Taiko no Tatsujin: Nintendo Switch Version! was first announced for Japan in a Nintendo Direct back in March, and it is now getting an English version with an Asia version that was just announced. Here's the announcement trailer for the upcoming T...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom E3 2018 trailer FDG Entertainment has released the E3 2018 trailer for Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom. Here is an overview of the game, via FDG Entertainment: Enjoy a colorful action-adventure game made along...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Phantasy Star Online 2 is getting a new set of Persona costumes as part of a collaboration with Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: Dancing Star Night. The game previously got Joker, Ann, Makoto, and Futaba's outfits back in 2016.

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Just Cause 4 announcement leaked via Steam Leaky valves. The News page of the Steam client has leaked the announcement of Just Cause 4 with a "Pre-Purchase Now" image. The game's Steam page will be available here.

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By Jenni . June 7, 2018 . 10:00am E3 2018 attendees won't be the only ones to get a chance to play the English version of Shining Resonance Refrain ahead of launch. A demo will be coming to the Nintendo Switch eShop as well.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

©BNGI/PROJECT CINDERELLA The anime adaptation of the five-panel manga series THE IDOLM@STERCINDERELLA GIRLS Theater had its second season wrap up this past fall and we learned in March of this year that a third season was coming this summer.

Gematsu Sal Romano

New Gundam Breaker for PC delayed to later this summer PlayStation 4 version still due out on June 22. Bandai Namco has delayed the PC version of New Gundam Breaker from its previously planned June 22 release date to "a later date during summer 2018.

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A corpse was found in a vehicle parked in the Akabane area of Kita Ward on Tuesday (Twitter) TOKYO (TR) - Tokyo Metropolitan Police believe that a 53-year-old woman apprehended in connection with a corpse found inside a vehicle parked in Kita Ward...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Erik Johnson from Valve released a new statement regarding Steam Store content policies, following warnings to visual novel makers on Steam last month that were later retracted. Johnson reaffirmed that everything will be allowed on the Steam Store...

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Bandai Namco Entertainment America streamed Code Vein's Blood Veil trailer on June 7, 2018. The video featured the character Ogre, and a few of his combat moves. The game is slated to launch in Japan on September 27, 2018 for the Playstation 4 and...

When it comes to dating, sometimes it can be hard for singles to find someone with shared interests. That's especially true for 26-year-old Narumi Momose, who's been dumped by every boyfriend she's ever had because she's an otaku.

Gematsu Sal Romano

RPG Maker MV coming to PS4, Switch RPG Maker returns to consoles. RPG Maker MV, the 2015-released latest version of the PC RPG Maker series, is coming to PlayStation 4 and Switch via publisher NIS America on November 27, listings on Amazon Mexico ...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Kakifly's K-On! is one of the most important series of the modern age and you can see its influence everywhere. K-On! , especially KyoAni's adaptation, is responsible for making moe, "cute girls doing cute things," the five-girl ensemble, and scho...

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A lot of information are revealed from the official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Fuse's fantasy light novel series Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken/Regarding Reincarnated to Slime today, including a 60-second first PV, a first key...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Etrian Odyssey X 'Adventurers of High Lagaard' classes trailer Gunner, War Magus, and Highlander classes introduced. Atlus has released a new trailer for Etrian Odyssey X dubbed "Adventurers of High Lagaard" that introduces the returning Gunner, W...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Jizai Nyoi · Yoshifumi Shimbun It's been almost a years since we learned back in the summer of 2017 that the Harukana Receive from Jizai Nyuoi was going to be getting an anime adaptation. It's been a solid process with lots of reveals along the ...

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Abema TV broadcasts a TV show which takes a look at the salaries of famous Japanese personalities. Titled "Kyūyo Meisai" or Salary Statement, they recently invited famous cosplayer Uramaru as their latest guest.

Comic Book Megan Peters - June 7, 2018

If you're heading to Anime Expo this summer, then you will want to test our Bleach: Brave Souls before you go. The developer behind the fan-favorite game is coming to the convention, and KLab Inc. has a lot to share.

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

Love Live! tie-up in seaside town is dead for now. It used to be a given that just about any anime series set in a real-world location would take place in Tokyo, but in recent years there's been a trend of putting the events and characters in a sm...

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