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June 14, 2018, 8:00 PM
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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...

Nissin Foods' Cup Noodle brand of instant noodles revealed a new collaboration with the Attack on Titan anime on Tuesday. The collaboration promotes the brand's new "Cup Noodle Smoky Chili Soy Sauce Flavor" noodles with the new chili variety of "m...

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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 ...

The highly anticipated latest installment in the Kingdom Hearts franchise finally has a concrete release date. The Disney-themed RPG will be available for PS4 and Xbox One in Japan from Jan. 25 with the US release date set for Jan.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Unlike FromSoftware's other recent games Dark Souls and Bloodborne, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice will not have stats, classes, character creation option, or even any equivalent of souls or blood to collect.

Siliconera Sato

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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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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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© 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.

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

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...

Gematsu Sal Romano

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...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Crayon Shin-chan's new voice has been selected! Long-time voice actress Yumiko Kobayashi will be bringing Shinnosuke to life starting July 6. Earlier this month, voice actress Akiko Yajima announced she was leaving the role, which she had held sin...

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...

Sankaku Complex Ayanami

Seiyuu and singing idol Rikako Aida has urged fans attending the Aqours 3rd LoveLive! Tour concerts to improve their personal hygiene. Rikako Aida's diplomatic request that Love Live! fans bathe properly before attending her concerts has invoked m...

Siliconera Sato

A new Yoshi game was revealed for Nintendo Switch at last year's E3 but it was nowhere to be seen at E3 2018. Nintendo confirmed that it has in fact been delayed from its 2018 release window to 2019. When asked about the delay, Nintendo of America...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Fate/Extella Link DLC Lineup No. 2 'Resort Set' trailer Available today in Japan. Marvelous has released a new trailer for Fate/Extella Link introducing the "Resort Set" costumes that make up the second set of downloadable content launching today ...

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.

Gematsu Sal Romano

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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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...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© 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 ...

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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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.

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Varnir of the Dragon Star: Ecdysis of the Dragon teaser trailer, story details, first screenshots Due out on October 11 in Japan. Compile Heart has opened the teaser website and released the teaser trailer for its newly announced witches and drago...

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Little Dragons Cafe Japanese debut trailer Latest look at the August-due simulation game. Marvelous has released the first Japanese trailer for Little Dragons Cafe. If you missed our previous detailed reports on Little Dragons Cafe, catch them her...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

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...

Siliconera Sato

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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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!

Siliconera Alistair Wong

By Alistair Wong . June 13, 2018 . 11:31am Ninjala, Gungho's newly announced action game for the Nintendo Switch, has received an E3 2018 teaser trailer. Ninjala is all about beating your opponents with your weapon, as well as use a wealth of bubb...

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Enjoy relaxed and sweet days with a demon as matoba's "As Miss Beelzebub Likes" anime hits Japanese screens in October 2018. First announced in April 2018, the show will star Saori Oonishi as "Miss Beelzebub" and Rikuya Yasuda as Mullin.

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