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October 11, 2018, 6:00 AM

The newly debuted Goblin Slayer anime has infuriated the usual suspects with its early rape scene. Naturally many are quite confused about the complaining, as the anime basically revolves around the hero striving to kill off the entire rapist gobl...

The staff for the live-action film of Yasuhisa Hara's Kingdom manga revealed a video with footage from the film and a visual on Tuesday. TOHO is also streaming a behind-the-scenes video showing the filming of the movie.

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A male student at a middle school in Kawaguchi City who suffered repeated bullying is now bound to a wheelchair after three suicide attempts, the city's board of education revealed on Tuesday, reports the Sankei Shimbun (Oct.

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Things get serious when it comes to people's waifu, just ask Japanese Twitter user @Onika_Rem0202. If you haven't guessed from his twitter handle alone, he's a huge fan of Re:Zero's demon maid, Rem. In fact, his room is utterly dedicated to her, f...

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Studio VOLN's anime adaptation of Ushio and Tora author Kazuhiro Fujita's Karakuri Circus manga is set to premiere on TV in Japan tomorrow, October 11, with Amazon streaming to follow both in Japan and overseas.

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It's never say never for Fuji TV's getsu9 timeslot. Oda Yuji's "SUITS" gained a high 14. 2% rating for its first episode. Oda, the star of the iconic 1991 getsu9 drama "Tokyo Love Story" is back to the timeslot for the first time since 2008's "Tai...

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Marvelous announced that the Nintendo Switch version of the action game Fate/Extella Link will release in Japan this January with special Puni-Puni costumes. First, here's a look at a new trailer that was shared for Fate/Extella Link on Switch.

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By Jenni . October 10, 2018 . 5:37am The PSN name change feature has been officially announced by Sony. The feature is first going to appear in the PlayStation Preview Program as part of a beta, which will run until November 2018 ends.

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"Dragon Quest X has plenty of rich stories, and I want to make something to share it with others, including those overseas," said Miyake, about possibly making an offline version of the MMORPG title. Dragon Quest X is available in Japan on PlaySta...

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Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! details more on Meltan Meltan and the Mystery Box. The Pokemon Company and Nintendo have released a new videos, information, and screenshots for Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu!

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Atlus is going all out incorporating all the best aspects of the series for Etrian Odyssey Nexus, which will be the last installment on the 3DS, and we just got a look at its first trailer in English. In Etrian Odyssey Nexus you'll see iconic char...

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Those of you who were looking forward to getting Disaster Report 4 Plus in a couple weeks will have to wait a little longer, as Granzella announced that it has been delayed by about a month. Disaster Report 4 Plus was previously expected to launch...

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A white tiger fatally mauled a male zoo keeper at a zoo in Kagoshima City on Monday, police said, reports the Asahi Shimbun (Oct. 8). At just past 5:00 p. m. , an employee at the Hirakawa Zoo alerted emergency services after the tiger bit 40-year-...

Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - October 6th/7th 01 (00) Monster Strike the Movie: Sora no Kanata (Weeks: 01) 02 (02) Christopher Robin (Weeks: 04) 03 (0...

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By Alistair Wong . October 10, 2018 . 8:30am Nintendo has released the three latest NES games announced for October for the Nintendo Switch Online NES library, being Solomon's Key, Super Dodge Ball, and NES Open Tournament Golf, but it also came w...

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By Jenni . October 10, 2018 . 9:00am Back in September 2018, Death Mark received an English screenshot and a release date. Now, we have an opportunity to see how the visual novel's looks in action. Aksys's first English Death Mark trailer has been...

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Overwatch Halloween Terror 2018 event is now live from Oct 9 to Oct 31. Below are the 6 new legendary and 3 new epic skins you can get in loot boxes. Go to the event website to check out the other new stuff as well.

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Yo-kai Watch 4 was expected to release this winter in Japan for Nintendo Switch, but it's been revealed in the latest issue of CoroCoro Comic that it has been delayed to Spring 2019. [Thanks, Ryokutya2089.

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During the latest Sega Nama broadcast featuring Toshihiro Nagoshi, we got a look at a new pre-order bonus keychain that plays voice lines from the protagonist Takayuki Yagami, voiced by Takuya Kimura. The special keychain that has several voice li...

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By Jenni . October 10, 2018 . 5:00am In the beginning of October 2018, Sega began teasing Revolve8: Episodic Dueling, a real-time strategy game that would have Koji Igarashi as a Character Designer, Ryota-H as a Character Artist, Masayoshi Kikuchi...

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Capcom TV had a feature on the Onimusha: Warlords remaster with a look at some new gameplay footage showing the early parts of the game. The footage begins at the 0:40 mark, where the guys at Capcom TV get nostalgic over the simple controls of Oni...

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The latest anime from Code Geass director Goro Taniguchi will be traveling beyond the small screen and onto the printed page - twice! It has been announced that 3DCG sci-fi anime Revisions will be receiving a "comicalization" prior to the premiere...

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The Pokémon Company announced that the newest Online Competition for Pokémon Sun & Moon, Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, is a Halloween-themed event called Ultra Spooky Cup, and it'll focus on al the spooky Pokémon out there.

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By Alistair Wong . October 9, 2018 . 3:00pm Sources close to Microsoft and Obsidian Entertainment have revealed that Microsoft allegedly is in the midst of finalizing a deal to acquire the independent developer, which is "90%" finished.

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Developer ConcernedApe announced that Stardew Valley is coming to smartphones, and will begin with its iOS App Store release in a little over 2 weeks, October 24, 2018. Here's the announcement trailer: The smartphone version of Stardew Valley is b...

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Atlus shared the latest character introduction trailer for its upcoming 3DS dungeon crawler, Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth. It features Persona 3's anti-Shadow weapon Aigis. Aigis (CV: Maaya Sakamoto) You can check out the character trailers we...

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Square Enix announced that the upcoming survival action shooter Left Alive will release in North America and Europe on March 5, 2019 for PS4 and PC. Here are new trailer and limited edition details. First, here's a look at its "Release Date Announ...

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In addition to the delay of Yo-kai Watch 4, Level-5 had another to announce in the latest issue of CoroCoro Comic with Inazuma Eleven going from its Fall 2018 window to sometime this winter for all platforms.

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Tokyo Ghoul's upcoming survival action game Tokyo Ghoul: re Call to Exist got a new trailer at New York Comic-Con 2018, featuring a look at gameplay with Kaneki, Touka, Amon, and more. On the streets of Tokyo, the war against Ghouls and Investigat...

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Nintendo has released a small update (Ver. 6. 0. 1) that adds general stability, as well as fixes some minor issues that began to occur starting with the previous Ver. 6. 0. 0 update. Here are the update notes from Nintendo: General system stabili...

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