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August 4, 2018, 10:00 AM
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AICHI (TR) - Aichi Prefectural Police have arrested a 25-year-old male part-time worker over the alleged rape of an intoxicated man in Nagoya last month, reports Nippon News Network (July 31). On July 21, Ukyo Sugawara, a resident of Konan City, s...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix posted a new job listing to recruit 3DCG designers to work as a VFX designer for Final Fantasy VII Remake, but what's different this time is that it is being described as an action game. Those who fill the position will work as a VFX d...

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo announced a few Warriors Orochi 4 bonuses for fans of the Warriors series that have save data of the previous entry Warriors Orochi 3 as well as Dynasty Warriors 9. As a bonus for those who played its predecessor, "Stock EXP" will be gi...

Chvrches and Kom_I of Wednesday Campanella, photo by Masato Yokoyama Since dropping their latest album, Love is Dead, back in May, CHVRCHES have served fans a number of covers. First there was their take on Rihanna's "Stay", and then there Like a ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

After the first feature film for Ghost in the Shell we eventually got the Stand Alone Complex and 2nd Gig anime series before getting a couple more movies. While the live-action film may not have lit the world on fire (it did create some new fans ...

ARAMA! JAPAN Ronald

As previously reported, Daichi Miura will release his new single, "Be Myself", on August 22. Daichi debuted the Nao'ymt-produced song on last month's 2018 FNS Uta no Natsu Matsuri. The music video for the song has now been released.

Mio Sugita, a lawmaker in Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), recently came under fire for an article she contributed to that appeared in the August issue of Shinchosha's Shinchō 45 magazine, which shipped on July 18.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Yukari Koyama · Eliza Kusakabe / DeNA / Anime Beans Known in English as Love Between Married Couples, an anime adaptation of Holiday Love ~Fūfukan Ren'ai~ has been released. The property comes from Yukari Koyama and Eliza Kusakabe that began in ...

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

When you've got a meeting with cosplayers from around the world on your schedule, a suit and tie just won't due. Every year, Japan's Aichi Prefecture hosts the World Cosplay Summit, bringing together anime and video game costuming enthusiasts from...

Siliconera Sato

Kadokawa Games announced two new projects for the adventure game Root Letter with the announcement of Root Letter: Last Answer and Root Letter 2 (tentative title). Root Letter is a mystery adventure game that released in 2016 for PS4 and PS Vita, ...

A new visual is here for the DOUBLE DECKER! Doug & Kirill TV anime, which is a buddy cop spinoff of the Tiger & Bunny series. Takeshi Furuta directs, with Sunrise on production for the fall 2018 anime.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The anime adaptation of The Promised Neverland is set for a winter 2019 debut as part of the Noitamina block, which means Amazon streaming in its future. The official site has now updated for it with a look at the character designs for much of the...

Crunchyroll revealed on Wednesday that it will stream the anime adaptation of Yoshiyuki Nishi's Muhyo & Roji's Bureau of Supernatural Investigation (Muhyo to Roji no Mahōritsu Sōdan Jimusho) manga as it airs in Japan.

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . August 3, 2018 . 9:00am Unties and Neetpia announced via Famitsu that the Touhou action tower defense game Gensokyo Defenders is getting a Nintendo Switch release this fall in Japan. The above trailer for the PC version of the game gives...

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My Hero One's Justice adds All For One Plus, details on the Plus Ultra All technique. All For One will be playable in My Hero One's Justice, the latest issue of Weekly Jump reveals. The villain, voiced by Akio Ootsuka, uses both close and long ran...

Koei Tecmo and Team Ninja have perhaps finally revealed their true intentions with Dead or Alive 6, as these latest 2 gameplay trailers have revealed that the game's male fighters lose clothing upon taking damage and even glisten with sweat - mean...

WOWJAPAN Rochelle

TV anime "Senran Kagura" has announced that it will be having a second season by October 2018! The upcoming season will be known as "Senran Kagura: SHINOVI MASTER Tokyo Demon Arc", and most of its cast and staff information has likewise been revea...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

A new key visual (above) and some Japanese broadcast details have been revealed for Merc Storia -Mukiryoku no Shounen to Bin no Naka no Shoujo- ("Merc Storia -The Lethargic Boy and the Girl in the Bottle-"), an upcoming TV anime based on the "line...

Siliconera Sato

We haven't heard much about Persona Q2 since it was announced almost exactly one year ago, but Atlus says we'll get to see more in a TV spot that is scheduled to run during Persona 5 the Animation on August 4, 2018.

Siliconera Sato

Compile Heart shared a new gameplay video for its upcoming dragon-eating RPG Varnir of the Dragon Star with a look at an early event and a gruesome scene showing the "birth" of a dragon. The video starts out with the beginning of the story, where ...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Black Clover: Quartet Knights adds Vetto Plus tidbits on the game's original story mode. Vetto will be playable in Black Clover: Quartet Knights, the latest issue of Weekly Jump reveals. A member of the Eye of the Midnight Sun who specializes in a...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The saga of Laughing Under the Clouds continues with Wit Studio's anime film adaptation, Laughing Under the Clouds: Gaiden, the first two parts of which are coming to theaters throughout the United States on August 24 courtesy of ELEVEN ARTS Anime...

Featuring three stories set in three separate Chinese cities, the anime "Flavors of Youth," produced by the Japanese studio behind "Your Name," is a sensitively handled triptych exploring the bittersweet understanding adulthood necessitates when c...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Octopath Traveler shipments and digital sales top one million Milestone achieved in less than a month after release. Total worldwide shipments and digital sales for Octopath Traveler have exceeded one million units, Square Enix announced (2).

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© SUNRISE / PROJECT L-GEASS Character Design © 2006-2018 CLAMP · ST The next Code Geass feature film is in the works for a February 2019 bow for Code Geass: Fukkatsu no Lelouch sequel according to a new video that was released today through Bandai.

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"Unless you have interesting input coming into you all the time, you will psychologically die. " "You learn by seeing through other people's eyes. " "People live too seriously, and that kind of narrows down their vision.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Bitter rivalry transforms into sweet romance in a new teaser trailer (below) and a new key visual (above) for Kishuku Gakkou Juliet ("Boarding School Juliet"), an upcoming TV anime based on Yousuke Kaneda's Shakespearean romantic comedy manga abou...

Siliconera Sato

While we're getting Shenmue I & II in the West later this month, Japan will have to wait a few more months but they're also getting a limited edition version with a special soundtrack. The standard edition of the game will go for 3,990 yen.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

The first screenshot for Kamen Rider: Climax Scramble Zi-O has been revealed, as well as some information on who will be appearing in the title aside from the titular Kamen Rider Zi-O. [Thanks, Japanese Nintendo and Ryokutya2089!

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Japanese publisher Shogakukan announced today on August 3 that 67-year-old artist Mitsuru Adachi's ongoing high school baseball-themed manga MIX will get its TV anime adaptation on terrestrial stations in the spring of 2019.

ARAMA! JAPAN Reileen

The results for Yahoo! Japan Search Awards mid year 2018 are announced. Annually, these awards are given to people, works and products which had the biggest increase in their Yahoo searches compared to the previous year.

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