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July 11, 2018, 8:30 AM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

For an upcoming Shonen Weekly Jump, One Piece creator Eiichiro Oda drew Luffy with his arm around Dragon Ball's Goku. According to website Japaaan, the issue will go on sale July 14 in Japan and features a chat with Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriy...

The official title of the new Dragon Ball Super movie has been announced, and it confirms that a familiar and fearsome foe will be returning, to many fans' delight! Back in March, there was quite a bit of excitement when a worldwide release date f...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Late last year, it was announced EA and Nexon were teaming up for Titanfall Online, which was aimed for Asia. The game, however, has been canceled. According to Game Focus (via tipster Sang), development took over three years, and the reaction to ...

It's been revealed that X JAPAN feat. HYDE will be singing the opening theme for the anime 'Shingeki no Kyojin -Season 3-' (Attack on Titan). SEE ALSO: Watch the trailer for the 3rd season of 'Attack on Titan' The anime is on a popular manga serie...

More staff, cast, pre-order ticket presents revealed for film opening in Japan on December 14 Toei announced more details on Monday for the the upcoming 20th Dragon Ball film, including the film's title and visual.

Siliconera Sato

Publisher FuRyu recently announced a new roguelike RPG for Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs on PlayStation 4. Here are its first screenshots and details on how the game plays. The game is based on Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs which is gettin...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix launched the English version of the free-to-play smartphone RPG, Star Ocean: Anamnesis, featuring an all-star cast of characters from across the ocean of stars. Here's a gameplay trailer: You are the captain of the Pangalactic Federati...

Go to the content Go to the footer Photo: Keisuke Tanigawa The otaku (geek) mecca for anime, manga and video games, Akihabara is located on the east side of the Yamanote Line. However, some of Tokyo's richest anime offerings actually lie out west.

Japanese Fans Rank the Anime Series That Made Them Cry by Matt Schley July 9, 2018 Sniff sniff. It's July 9, or 7/9-put the pronunciations of those two numbers together in Japanese and you get "naku," which means "to cry," making July 9 "Crying Day.

Gematsu Sal Romano

God Wars: The Complete Legend 'The Labyrinth of Yomi' trailer Due out in late August / early September in the west. NIS America has released a new trailer for God Wars: The Complete Legend introducing the new "Labyrinth of Yomi" dungeon.

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix hosted its latest Dissidia Final Fantasy broadcast today, revealing the latest playable character with Final Fantasy VIII's main heroine Rinoa Heartilly. Here's a look at Rinoa's introduction trailer: Rinoa will arrive in Dissidia Fina...

Sword Art Online: Alicization, the third anime season of the popular light novel series, has released its second key visual along with a new teaser trailer! Season 3 follows Kirito on a new adventure as he goes Full Dive in a fantasy-style online ...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco shared the latest on its upcoming 4v4 magic brawler action game Black Clover: Quartet Knights, and we got a demonstration of one of the Diamond Kingdom's Eight Shining Generals. Mars You can check out the previously revealed character...

Animation Magazine Mercedes Milligan

VIZ Media has been busily shopping for the latest and greatest anime, manga and related titles to bring to North American fans. Over Anime Expo this weekend, the publisher/distributor/licensor revealed some exciting new acquisitions.

The upcoming Love Live! Sunshine! ! movie has unveiled a new teaser trailer and visual featuring its setting in Italy! The trailer's release also marked the first appearance of the movie's official logo.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Atelier Rorona DX, Atelier Totori DX, and Atelier Meruru DX announced for PS4, Switch Due out on September 20 in Japan. Gust has announced Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland DX, Atelier Totori: The Adventurer of Arland DX, and Atelier Meruru:...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The live-action film adaptation of Minami Mizuno's Nijiiro Days/Rainbow Days comedy shoujo manga opened in 317 theaters across Japan on July 6, and earned a solid 110 million yen on 87,000 admissions, finishing third place in its first weekend.

Siliconera Sato

Today is the release date of Shining Resonance Refrain worldwide on PS4, Switch, Xbox One, and PC. Sega shared a new trailer to highlight its characters, dragons, B. A. N. D. system, and more. It has been one thousand years since the great war of ...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . July 10, 2018 . 11:00am A release date has been set for the Nintendo Switch debut of Cosmic Star Heroine. People will be able to go through the turn-based RPG that pays homage to Phantasy Star and Suikoden on August 14, 2018.

Here's a trailer for the upcoming SSSS. Gridman, a new animated adaptation of the live-action original featuring a giant hero who protects his world from menacing kaiju. As previously mentioned, SSSS. Gridman is based upon the 1993 series Gridman:...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

The 21st Pokemon film, Pokemon the Movie: Everyone's Story, will finally make its premiere in Japan this Friday, 13th July. But before it hits the big screen, the staff unveiled four new CMs. All four CMs tease the film's story, as well as introdu...

Siliconera Sato

Publisher FuRyu announced that its upcoming RPG, Work x Work, the game about friendship between a fallen prince and a simple part-timer, has been delayed a bit in Japan. The delay isn't by much, as it was initially slated for a release on Septembe...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . July 9, 2018 . 9:17am A release date has been revealed for the PC version of Monster Hunter: World by Capcom. People will be able to find the game on Steam on August 9, 2018. To celebrate, a new trailer has been released and pre-order i...

. . . Expo in LA Cosplayers and more than 100,000 fans of anime and manga gathered over the weekend in Los Angeles for North America's largest celebration of Japanese pop culture. (July 9) Check out thi.

Siliconera Jenni

Wasteland 2: Director's Cut is coming to the system. It currently has an August 2018 release window, though an exact date has not yet been set for people who own the console to head into a post-apocalyptic land with a squad of Desert Rangers.

Siliconera Sato

Japanese studio MyDearest launched the Kickstarter campaign for a project led by Kazuma Miki, producer of Sword Art Online and A Certain Magical Index, previously Dengeki Bunko editor-in-chief. Here's its first trailer: With Tokyo Chronos being a ...

J-Pop Idols Améthyste95

Yumemiru Adolescence will release their new single Melon Soda (メロンソーダ) on July 25th. It's a summer song written and composed by Mutsumuro Akira. The is the 12th major single by YumeAdo. One of the new members of the group Yaashita Saya holds a cen...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Tomiyaki Kagisora / Square Enix The folks at Yen Press had their panel at Anime Expo yesterday (at the same exact time as Seven Seas panel, again showing poor schedule planning on the conventions part) and they revealed a dozen new works that th...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

It looks like the war with giant Martian cockroaches continues as Weekly Young Jump magazine has announced a new Terra Formars OVA. According to the magazine's announcement, this new OVA will be coming in a bundle alongside the manga's Volume 22.

Gido Amagakure's Amaama to Inazuma manga, AKA Sweetness & Lightning, is about to end its run. According to the latest issue of Kodansha's Good! Afternoon magazine, the series is set to conclude when the next issue hits stands in Japan on August 7.

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