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June 14, 2018, 4:00 AM

Manga about calligrapher launched in 2009, inspired TV anime, prequel spinoff The 17th compiled book volume of Satsuki Yoshino's Barakamon revealed on Tuesday that the manga's 18th compiled book volume will be the last.

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Netflix has been very active in anime lately, and are also releasing new exclusive anime left and right. During the Annecy International Festival of Animated Film, they announced that they're also renewing one of their originals, B: The Beginning.

The latest update for the Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs anime is here thanks to the new issue of Jump, and this time it concerns the premiere date. Based on the manga by Tadahiro Miura, Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs will make its debut on ...

Perfume will appear at the music festival 'SUPER SLIPPA 9' to be held on August 4 and 5 in Taiwan. 'SUPER SLIPPA' is Taiwan's biggest music festival sponsored by rock band Mayday. Perfume is scheduled to perform on the 4th with other performances ...

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Last year, cup noodle inventor Nissin broke the internet with its limited edition "Mystery Meat" flavour - in collaboration with highly popular investigative manga "Detective Conan". This year, it turns the mystery (and disgust?

What kind of plot twist. . . ? The first half went just as I expected it to. Tanigaki was smart and lured them to a dead deer where a bear would return the next morning. As the men waited there and checked to find his tracks, Nikaidou gets attacke...

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XSEED Games E3 2018 lineup trailers Gal Metal, Senran Kagura, Sakuna, and more. XSEED Games has released trailers for its E3 2018 lineup, which includes Fate/Extella Link for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita, Freedom Planet for Switch, Gal Metal for Swit...

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Square Enix treated fans to plenty of new looks at Kingdom Hearts III at E3 2018, and director Tetsuya Nomura shared some insight on its delay to 2019 and why we haven't seen the Big Hero 6 world in an interview with IGN.

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Disgaea 1 Complete launches October 9 in North America, October 12 in Europe Western release due out three months after Japanese release. Disgaea 1 Complete will launch physically and digitally for PlayStation 4 and Switch on October 9 in North Am...

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Ubisoft had more to show for The Division 2 during their E3 presser, where it was announced that the game will add 8-player raids, free DLC episodes, and post-campaign character progression. Cinematic Trailer This time around, the game is set in W...

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By Alistair Wong . June 12, 2018 . 11:30am Fate/Grand Order VR feat. Mash Kyrielight, the "VR drama" previously released in Japan, will be available in English at Anime Expo 2018. (Thanks, Anime News Network!

A key visual and trailer was revealed along with the big news, featuring main characters Bell and Hestia along with a new movie character. The announcement also included additional cast members Uchida Maaya as Lilliluka Arde, Hosoya Yoshimasa as W...

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Studio Trigger, the animation studio behind series such as Kill la Kill, Little Witch Academia, and many others, recently launched a countdown for a collaboration with Arc System Works. The countdown still has over 65 hours to go and it'll end thi...

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We are excited to welcome Studio TRIGGER's Shigeto Koyama and Hiromi Wakabayashi as Guests of Honor for Anime Expo 2018! Animator and character designer, Masaru Sakamoto, and animation producer, Masato Takeuchi, will also join Koyama and Wakabayas...

Silver Spoon Manga Goes on Hiatus Again by Joseph Luster June 12, 2018 Only four new chapters have made their way to Weekly Shonen Sunday since the May 23 return of Hiromu Arakawa's Silver Spoon manga, but another hiatus is on the horizon.

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© matoba / SQUARE ENIX Announced as in production in April, the anime adaptation of the As Miss Beelzebub Likes manga by matoba has updated once more. The October 2018 series revealed the production and first cast information earlier and now the f...

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Renowned Japanese rock band RADWIMPS lead vocalist Yojiro Noda posted a public apology on his Twitter account, after accusations surfaced that the lyrics of one of their latest songs "HINOMARU" carried militaristic overtones.

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Following the reveal of Nioh 2 during the PlayStation presser at E3 2018, director Fumihiko Yasuda and Team Ninja shared the first details on the game including its character creation and story. During the interview, Yasuda explains that Nioh 2's ...

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Nelk and the Legendary Alchemists: Atelier of a New Land announced for PS4, Switch, and PS Vita Due out in 2018 in Japan. The latest issues of Weekly Famitsu and Dengeki PlayStation reveal Nelk and the Legendary Alchemists: Atelier of a New Land, ...

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Pikii the Japanese publisher of Blade Strangers announced that the crossover fighter will release in Japan on August 30, 2018 for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. Here's a look at its latest trailer: You can find the trailers for the other chara...

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Catherine: Full Body launches in 2019 in the Americas and Europe Watch the E3 2018 trailer. Atlus has released the E3 2018 trailer for Catherine: Full Body, confirming a 2019 release window for the Americas and Europe.

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Ninjala launches spring 2019, teaser trailer Parkour and bubble gum. Ninjala, the newly announced player-versus-player action game for Switch from GungHo Online Entertainment, will launch in spring 2019, the company announced.

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'幕間狂言' (Makuaikyougen) "Interlude" True to the episode title, LotGH decided invasion can hold off an extra week, spending the time explaining the in depth explanation of just what is about to happen-or basically giving us the complementary shounen...

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According to ANN, Viz Media has confirmed that the manga rights to the Shaman King series by Hiroyuki Takei have expired. The publisher brought out the first volume back in the summer of 2003. The trademark has been back under the Kodansha banner ...

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© Jasmine Gyuh / Kodansha Set to be one of the more controversial shows of the summer season, Jasmine Gyuh's manga series Back Street Girls is set for a July 3rd, 2018 premiere. With a pair of promos brought out last week we now have the official ...

The third season of popular light novel adaptation A Certain Magical Index will be hitting the airwaves in Oct. 2018! A key visual released alongside the confirmation of the broadcast date features a dynamic scene of the main characters including ...

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Compile Heart recently announced an emergency press conference with a teaser countdown, and the official website revealed its title of Witch x Dragon in a new video. The super short press conference basically reveals the name and when asked if it'...

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Sony Interactive Entertainment showcased the debut gameplay footage for the upcoming open-world samurai action game Ghost of Tsushima by Sucker Punch Productions. The year is 1274. Samurai warriors are the legendary defenders of Japan-until the fe...

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