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November 24, 2012, 1:00 PM

The production company Dresden Pictures acquired the British rights to produce a live-action film adaptation of Akiyuki Nosaka's semi-autobiographical novel Grave of the Fireflies. Producers Liam Garvo and James Heath aim to begin shooting a film ...

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It appears that Capcom is bringing Resident Evil: Revelations to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Resident Evil: Revelations was announced as a Nintendo 3DS exclusive and released earlier this year. Since the game uses a version of MT Framework, the sa...

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A DmC Devil May Cry player in Japan has recorded his run through one of the levels in the game’s demo, and shared it on YouTube for all to see. The video, which you can watch below, shows off some of the more advanced combos and techniques in the ...

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Xseed released FuRyu-developed dungeon crawler, Unchained Blades, as a download title on the PSP earlier this year, but its Nintendo eShop release is still pending. Why the delay?   When we asked Xseed’s Executive Vice President, Ken Berry, the sa...

MyAnimeList. net Forum »» News Discussion »» AnoHana Movie To Animate a Sequel One Year After the TV series   Online Joined: Sep 2009 Posts: 63 Very good news indeed. Sequel is very much appreciated!   Online Joined: Oct 2007 Posts: 3047 Better be...

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Japan seems to have an idol for everything. Besides all the typical singing schoolgirl idols, there's a glasses idol, a retro gaming idol, and even an "ugly" idol. So you can bet there's also a military idol.

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Manga cafes might be wretched hives of scum and villainy, but they are also a place where people unwind, read comics, play video games, and pass out after missing the last train. Maybe that's what happened to 23 year-old Navy serviceman Oscar Haye...

Kotaku East Toshi Nakamura

Animal Crossing: New Leaf is currently one of the most popular 3DS games in Japan. It hit the shelves on November 8th, and as of the 18th, the game has sold 893,344 copies (not including the download version) and is well on its way to being a mill...

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Mobile Suit Gundam plastic model kits, designed by three of the members of the idol group SKE48, is currently on display at the Akihabara UDX Gundam exhibition for the "Gunpla EXPO World Tour Japan 2012".

Oricon recently conducted a poll asking 500 women from their teens to their forties “which female celebrity has the ideal face? ”First place for Oricon’s “6th ideal faces chosen by women ranking” went to none other th...

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It will be at least two more weeks until the premiere of the upcoming Kamen Rider team-up film, “Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Wizard & Fourze: Movie Wars ULTIMATUM”, and someone from 2ch had already got an early peek at the film.

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Oricon reveals ranking of ideal faces chosen by women by ustar on November 23, 2012 at 12:07 pm Oricon recently conducted a poll asking 500 women from their teens to their forties “which female celebrity has the ideal face?

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Ayaka Nishiwaki (A-chan), Yuka Kashino (Kashiyuka), and Ayano Omoto (Nocchi) – better known collectively as the Japanese electropop act Perfume – arrived safely at Singapore’s Changi Airport at 5. 40am this morning.

As we've reported in the past, Hatsune Miku Project Diva f is going capital F on PlayStation 3 in Japan this spring, and some promotional packaging has narrowed that date down even further. Hatsune Miku Project Diva F is now set for a March 7, 201...

After previously running on Cartoon Network's Toonami from 2005 to 2008, when the programming block was cancelled, Naruto will be making its return to the reconstituted anime line-up on December 1st.   The schedule going into effect includes: 12 –...

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Just a heads up for all the Persona fans here – Persona 4 Arena is on sale at Amazon for $30. While this is a deep fighting game, you can button mash your way to the final battle if you just want to see what happens to the Investigation team.

Who's one of the last characters you'd expect to make an appearance in Yakuza 5? If you said Hatsune Miku, you'd actually be wrong, because Sega announced a Miku/Yakuza 5 crossover during a NicoNico broadcast!

"God of Manga" Osamu Tezuka became associated with his adaptation of classic spiritual epic Journey to the West such as the biographical anime about him, I Am Son Goku, referred to it. Akira Toriyama gained international fame with a little spoof c...

Good Smile Company has opened the official site for its new Hatsune Miku lottery project, "Gussumakuji Hatsune Miku 2012 Winter Ver. " which reveals eight prizes produced by GSC featuring Miku in Santa costume and other popular vocaloid characters.

As insane as it might sound, 2013 might be the year of hair mystery anime. In addition to the recently announced Dansai Bunri no Crime Edge, there's the adaptation of Mochi's gag manga Cuticle Detective Inaba.

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Every Senran Kagura adds students from a new ninja academy. Senran Kagura: New Wave has at least three more kunoichi clans like the idol group Milky Pop.   Mai, Yugiri, Tamaki, Kagari, and Josui are the members of Milky Pop.

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