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July 11, 2018, 4:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This month, a bunch of plush toys based on the first gen Pokémon plushies will go on sale. Later this fall, even more will. According to the official Pokémon site, twenty plush toys of Generation 1 Pokémon will be released this month.

WOWJAPAN Rochelle

Japanese anisong artiste Maon Kurosaki will be singing the opening theme of the upcoming third season of "A Certain Magical Index". She previously sang the ending theme of the second season of "A Certain Magical Index".

The official website for Overlord III, the third television anime season based on Kugane Maruyama's Overlord novel series, revealed a new visual and the anime's July 10 premiere on Sunday. The anime will premiere on July 10 on AT-X, Tokyo MX, and ...

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...

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...

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...

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:...

Toon Zone News Peter Paltridge

The latest TV series, Dragon Ball Super, ended in Japan earlier this year . . . is considered non-canonical by fans because he's never officially appeared in the manga or the original anime. Because of .

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 ...

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 ...

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...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Japanese mobile game Monster Strike is teaming up with the upcoming Sword Art Online: Alicization TV anime. Of course, it will include getting SAO characters like Asuna, Leafa, Sinon, etc into the game.

WOWJAPAN Rochelle

Via ANN: the new theme song of the upcoming third season of "Attack on Titan" will be by legendary Japanese rock band X JAPAN, featuring Hyde - vocalist of equally legendary Japanese rock band L'Arc-en-Ciel.

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.

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...

Lovers of not-pantsu and adorable animal-eared girls trying to save the world can look forward to at least one of the two upcoming Strike Witches anime that have been announced, as the other is trying its hand at something new.

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.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . July 10, 2018 . 11:30am NIS America has released a new trailer going over The Labyrinth of Yomi. This is the expansion for God Wars: Future Past, which will be released separately for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita for $19.

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.

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

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 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...

OP Sequence 'Episode 1 ' Osomatsu-san cast a wide shadow when it came down to rebooting Tensai Bakabon. When the Matsuno brothers were brought back into the 21st century, the 2015/2016 series went the next logical step by turning the young boys in...

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.

WOWJAPAN freakpool

If there's anything that Attack on Titan's Levi hates more than the titans themselves, it's anything that's dirty. As many point out, he has zero tolerance for Survey Corps members who can't clean or have dirty uniforms.

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.

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

Four persons were injured after a fire broke out in an apartment building in the Roppongi area of Minato Ward early Monday (Twitter) TOKYO (TR) - Four persons were injured after a fire broke out in an apartment building in the Roppongi area of Min...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Tsuburaya Pro / TRIGGER / Tetsu Amemiya Announced back in July 2017 as part of a trio of projects from studio Trigger, the collaboration with Tsuburaya Productions has SSSS. Gridman in the works for the fall 2018 season with Funimation announcin...

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

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.

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