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August 12, 2018, 11:00 AM

Japan, U. S. , Australia, France, Germany, Russia, S. Korea host premiere events The official website for the Sword Art Online: Alicization anime announced on Friday that the anime will have a world premiere event in seven countries: Japan, the Un...

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Among this majestic spectacle of nature, a mysterious red beast which preys on the otaku was discovered. On 10 August, the 94th Comiket comic market for independent manga, anime, cosplay, and video games began.

Aug 9, 12:00 games Heidi returns from the biggest fighting game championship in the world with an enormous mountain of fighting game news and updates! Smash Bros, Tekken 7, Soul Calibur VI and much more!

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SHIGA (TR) - Shiga Prefectural Police have launched a murder case after the discovery of a dismembered corpse in Kusatsu City on Saturday, reports Fuji News Network (Aug. 11). At around 8:25 a. m. , a male jogger tipped off police about the corpse...

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© Happy Elements We learned back in January 2018 that the Merc Storia from Happy Elements anime adaptation had gotten the green light with the formal name of Merc Storia: The Apathetic Boy and the Girl in a Bottle.

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By Alistair Wong . August 11, 2018 . 1:30pm During a livestream, publisher Flyhigh Works announced that three new games are coming to Nintendo Switch - Transiruby, Captain StarONE, and The Ghost Ship And Treasure.

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Valkyrie Anatomia has seen quite the number of collaborations with the last one being Octopath Traveler. The next one is with Hajime Kanzaka's Slayers featuring features Lina and Naga. The Slayers x Valkyrie Anatomia collaboration event starts on ...

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Return to Kanto as the new Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee games hit the Nintendo Switch later this year. And now, the Pokemon Company has revealed new gameplay details on these two upcoming games in a new PV.

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Now this is a deal that I'm definitely excited to see come to fruition. With Eleven Arts acquiring a number of anime films for distribution in North America in addition to working with other distributors, they've now partnered with Right Stuf to b...

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By Alistair Wong . August 11, 2018 . 9:30am After various delays, a release date for the demo of Disaster Report 4 Plus has been decided. Granzella announced today that the demo will go live on the Japanese PlayStation Store on August 16, 2018.

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Sonic the Hedgehog is one of the most iconic Japanese video game characters of all time. And now that he's getting a live-action/3DCG Hollywood version, people have been asking who will be voicing him?

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With the theatrical event side having been handled, Viz Media is moving onto the next phase with the Sailor Moon S: The Movie release. The feature film now has a planned home video release of October 2nd, 2018 with a DVD/BD combo priced at $29.

Trumpeter Yoshio Toyama and his wife Keiko moved to the United States 50 years ago to learn about traditional jazz in its birthplace, New Orleans. Nightclubs, churches, house parties, and jazz funerals became their classroom.

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Lupin the 3rd Part V Japanese Volume 1 Digipak It's easy to imagine that the gang from Lupin the 3rd would have a certain level of admiration for the Ocean's 8 film (and the previous films as well) so there's some obvious fun in having Warner Bros.

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Capcom is releasing a Lexington typewriter-style keyboard. It costs 75,000 yen ($675) plus tax. The Bluetooth-enabled keyboard is designed after the in-game Lexington typewriter. Image: Capcom It's a nice looking keyboard.

The official website for the television anime of Satoshi Hase and redjuice's Beatless novel revealed the main visual for the four-episode Beatless Final Stage anime on Friday. The Beatless anime has been on hiatus since the "climactic" episode 20 ...

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Seiyuu Chikao Ohtsuka passed away back in 2015, leaving a huge hole in the seiyuu industry. His passing also meant that One Piece's Gold Roger doesn't have a seiyuu anymore. However, a few years after his passing, One Piece's official website has ...

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Via Nijimen: Voice actors Atsuko Enomoto and Mark Ishii have released a joint statement announcing their divorce on their personal Twitter accounts. The two voice actors met on the set of "Cardfight! !

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Funimation has another show that they've now brought over to the Crunchyroll side of things for streaming with the Disgaea anime. The series is in its original Japanese language with English subtitles while the dub remains on Funimation's site.

Can I ask a question? I think this is a valid question, so hear me out. What kind of mother has no idea what the hell is happening in her own son's room? What kind of mother doesn't go inside her child's room?


Momoiro Clover Z will be embarking on a five song campaign to be released consecutively each month starting August. The songs will be included in their new album "MOMOIRO CLOVER Z" scheduled for release on May 7, 2019.

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The staff and cast of the live-action Kakegurui TV series recently held a special fan event in Tokyo. And there, they dropped not one, but two huge bombshell announcements. The first is that the live-action series, which is based on Homura Kawamot...

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A new key visual (above) and a new preview video (below) have been revealed for BAKUMATSU, an upcoming TV anime based on the historical romance simulation smart phone game developed by FuRyu in which a woman from modern day Japan time-slips back t...

It's been a long time coming, but the third season of the A Certain Magical Index TV anime adaptation is finally on the way this October. Ahead of that, the official site shared a new promo that introduces Maon Kurosaki's opening theme song, "Grav...

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