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June 14, 2018, 3:00 PM

Umehara was hospitalized in May after being diagnosed with autoimmune disease The official website for the Tada Never Falls in Love (Tada-kun wa Koi o Shinai) anime announced on Tuesday that the staff is replacing the voice cast member for the cha...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Japanese national team member Yuto Nagatomo recently unveiled his new hairdo. "I want to help out the time so I turned into a Super Saiyan," he wrote on Instagram. Nagatomo added that just with his hair, he could get his teammates to laugh.

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Tokyo police have accused an American youth of spraying graffiti on a shop shutter in Shibuya Ward earlier this month (Twitter) TOKYO (TR) - Tokyo Metropolitan Police have arrested a male American youth for spraying graffiti in Shibuya Ward earlie...

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BTS Official/Instagram In 2012, Rolling Stone produced a list of the 10 K-pop bands most likely to make it big in the US. Attaining significant US fame was a newly attainable, if still distant, milestone for South Korean pop groups thanks to the 2...

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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?

Anime production house Studio Trigger (Kill la Kill, Little Witch Academia) has an announcement in store for this weekend. The studio launched a countdown site on Wednesday, and it's currently teasing a collaboration with game developer Arc System...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Valkyria Chronicles 4 got a new trailer in English for E3 2018, and it introduces the basics to the gameplay. The new trailer also provides a glimpse at the English voice acting for the game, including for Claude, Kai, Minerva, and more.

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© Kousuke Hamada / Kodansha / Hanebad Production Committee TOHO revealed earlier this year that the Hanebad manga from Kousuke Hamada is getting an anime adaptation and it's on track for a July 2018 debut on Tokyo MX, BS11, and AT-X among others.

Another fighting game consisting of only Shonen Jump characters has emerged courtesy of the ongoing E3, with Jump Force naturally boasting Goku, Luffy and Naruto as playable characters and even a surprise character likely no one was expecting.

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Warner Brothers Japan is getting ready for the release of the upcoming live-action Bleach film. And now, they didn't just release one new trailer, but two! These new videos feature plenty of action, as well as introducing a few new characters and ...

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Yoshi for Switch delayed to 2019 Yoshi's latest adventure no longer due out in 2018. The upcoming Yoshi game for Switch, which is still without an official title, has been delayed from its previously planned 2018 release window to 2019, Nintendo c...

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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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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.

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Media Create Sales: 6/4/18 - 6/10/18 Fate/Extella Link opens at 116,803 retail sales. Marvelous' Fate/Extella Link sold 78,647 retail copies on PlayStation 4 and 38,156 retail copies on PS Vita for an opening week of 116,803 sales, the latest Medi...

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By Jenni . June 12, 2018 . 10:03am Two more members of the SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy cast were confirmed as part of NIS America's E3 2018 announcements. One is Luong, whose trailer leaked back on June 7, 2018.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Yukiya Murasaki / Kodansha The upcoming anime adaptation of the How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord light novels updated once again a bit more information. Set for a July 5th, 2018 premiere, the official site has now dropped a new promotional video f...

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Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is an action adventure game without stats or classes Details on From Software's newly announced game. PC Gamer has gone up with impressions from the E3 2018 behind closed doors demo of Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, the newly...

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It has been announced that girl group Perfume will be heading over to Taiwan for a performance at the SUPER SLIPPA music festival! SUPER SLIPPA is the largest music festival that takes place in Taiwan.

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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...

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Shoji Mizuno, a former member of Hudson Soft and the creator of the modern design of Bomberman, sadly passed away on June 11, 2018. He was 58 years old. (Thanks, Mark J. ) Before Mizuno updated the design for Bomberman, Bomberman sported a rounder...

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Koopa Troopa and Blooper will be playable characters in Mario Tennis Aces via software updates in July and August, Nintendo confirmed. During the Nintendo Treehouse livestream, a mission against Blooper was shown off, and it was revealed that Bloo...

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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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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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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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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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!

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© Oshkiri Rinsuke / SQUARE ENIX · High Score Girl Production Committee We learned in March after an attempt for a couple of years that the High Score Girl anime adaptation is finally a reality. The series is scheduled for a summer 2018 debut with ...

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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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