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July 3, 2018, 7:30 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This is Sachie, the owner of Kisaburou Field, a survival game battlefield in Miyazaki, Japan. The 76-year-old has been posing with airguns to the delight of people online in Japan. According to IT Media, Sachie's photos have been causing a sensati...

The official Twitter account for Kyoto Animation's Violet Evergarden anime revealed a new announcement video on Monday for the anime's film project. The video features footage from the television anime series, but reveals that the film will open i...

12-episode 1st season premiered in April, will get Netflix streaming this fall The official website for the television anime of Makoto Isshiki's Piano no Mori (The Piano Forest) manga revealed on Monday that the anime will get a second season in J...

The official YouTube channel for the television anime of Noritake Tao and booota's Shichisei no Subaru (Seven Senses of the Re'Union) novels began streaming a new 90-second promo video for the series on Sunday.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Nintendo applied for several new trademarks this week, including several GameCube trademarks that aren't for general merchandise use, as well as trademarks for the upcoming Fire Emblem game and Xenoblade Chronicles 2 DLC.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Are you ready for the summer anime season? It's going to be packed with sequels, sports series, and a few supernatural works! Here's what's in store: 1My Hero Academia 3rd Season (Leftover) Studio: Bones Genre: Action / Comedy / Superpower Premier...

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff
CollectionDX JoshB

Review by JoshB Four years ago, 1000toys released a 1/6 scale Test Body edition at San Diego Comic-Con, and since then, it has been highly sought after. To commemorate that release, 1000toys has made a Test Body version of their 1/12 scale synthet...

Manga inspired TV anime in October Comico announced on Saturday that it is officially ending serialization of Rin Kokuyo's Netojū no Susume manga due to Kokuyo's health. Comico discussed the situation with Kokuyo, and came to the decision because ...

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

Anime magical girl stage show features choreography from famous idol singer collaborator. There was a 17-year gap between the original Sailor Moon anime and the Sailor Moon Crystal reboot, which ended in 2016.

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Kyoto Animation has recently conducted a very special event for Violet Evergarden. And during that event, they dropped a huge bombshell, as the Violet Evergarden's staff revealed that it's getting an anime film.

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

Cosjob is here to help you go from just playing in an anime costume to working in one. With summer here, a lot of people are looking for part-time jobs to have some extra cash in their pockets during the warm months of the year.

The first of six K: Seven Stories anime films opens in Japan on July 7, but that doesn't mean it's too early to preview the latter half of the series. The official K website popped up a trio of new previews this week, highlighting the fourth, fift...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This summer if you are thinking about which theme park in Japan to visit, Hirakata Park in Osaka might be good, especially if you're going alone and have no friends. According to My Game News Flash, Hirakata Park has a new service that's for "SNS ...

If you even have only a vague knowledge of Japanese manga and anime, chances are you're familiar with at least one of the dozens of series that got their break in the hugely popular Weekly Shonen Jump manga anthology.

Siliconera Sato

The "next-generation space training simulation game with Star Girls and G-Gears," Starly Girls, launched for smartphone back in December 2016, and publisher Kadokawa announced that it'll end its service on July 27, 2018.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Namco Museum Arcade Pac announced for Switch Includes both Namco Museum and Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 Plus. Bandai Namco has announced Namco Museum Arcade Pac for Switch. The two-in-one package includes both Namco Museum and Pac-Man Champions...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Takashi Mishima, the latest president of FuRyu who was appointed in June 2018, announced in a shareholder report that FuRyu will temporarily halt all investment into game development outside of those already in the works.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

By Alistair Wong . June 30, 2018 . 5:30pm This week's Famitsu was all about shoot 'em ups and Ikaruga in particular, in commemoration of its re-release on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. There was also a feature on Ikaruga's biggest fan Yoko Ta...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© 西義之 / 集英社・ムヒョロジ製作委員会 Originally running from 2004 to 2008 for eighteen volumes, Yoshiyuki Nishi's Muhyo & Roji's Bureau of Supernatural Investigation got the nod for a revival in manga form and an anime adaptation is on the way as well.

Los Angeles Times Charles Solomon

One of the most eagerly anticipated events at this year's Expo is the world premiere Thursday of "My Hero Academia: Two Heroes," the first theatrical feature based on the hit adventure-comedy. The filmmakers had to rush to prepare a subtitled vers...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Code Vein Mia Karnstein trailer The first in a series of character trailers. Bandai Namco has released the first in a new Code Vein trailer introducing partner character Mia Karnstein. Mia is a female Revenant wandering the land of Vein with her y...

Gaming Age Paul Bryant

You can pretty much always count on Square Enix to be present at any reasonably popular expo or conference, such as the upcoming Anime Expo 2018 which is happening later this week in Los Angeles. What will they be showing off?

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . July 2, 2018 . 11:00am During E3 2018, Square Enix revealed it is working on a new game called The Quiet Man. While details are still slim, we have learned a number of producer letters from Kensei Fujinaga, who has worked on games like ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It was officially announced at the "Re: Stage! PRISM☆LIVE! ! ~2nd STAGE~Ready for Dream" event held in Tokyo on July 1 that an anime from Pony Canyon and Comptiq's co-produced media mix project Re: Stage!

The official website for the television anime adaptation of Marvelous' The Thousand Musketeers (Senjūshi: The Thousand Noble Musketeers) smartphone game began streaming the show's second promotional video on Monday.

WOWJAPAN freakpool

When it comes to anime music, Evangelion is pretty iconic. And now, Polish music brand, Hesu, is offering up some Evangelion-inspired Guitar Cabinets and Bass PreAmps. However, these are limited edition, so they won't be making a lot of these things.

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This combination of photos shows the launch of a Japan's privately developed rocket, MOMO-2, from left to right, fails in Taiki, northern island of Hokkaido, Japan, June 30, 2018. (Masanori Takei/Kyodo News via AP) TOKYO - Talk about crash and burn.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Taito announced today that the Darius shoot 'em up series is headed to Nintendo Switch as Darius Cozmic Collection. The game will be sold in Normal and Special Editions, with the limited Special Edition containing a few more titles than the normal...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online has one character that really stood out. No, it's not Llenn or Pitohui or M, but Llenn's signature pink P-90 gun, P-chan. And now, Tokyo Marui is releasing a new airsoft replica of that lovable (?

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix recently posted a job listing in search of a project assistant for a PS4 and Switch action RPG being developed by Business Division 8, the studio behindFinal Fantasy: Brave Exvius, the Secret of Mana remake, and Imperial SaGa.

Fate/Extra Last Encore, the latest entry in the Fate/ franchise that aired from January to April of this year, is finally on Netflix in the U. S. The series is baed on the Fate/Extra video game, and is animated at Shaft and directed by Yukihiro Mi...

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