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November 9, 2018, 8:30 PM

The talent management agency Enkikaku announced on Thursday that voice and stage actor Tetsuo Goto passed away on November 6 at 12:23 p. m. due to esophageal cancer. He was 68. Goto was born in Gifu Prefecture in 1950.

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On Wednesday at its first ever Asian content showcase, Netflix announced five new anime projects, including a series based on "Pacific Rim," a feature film set in the "Altered Carbon" universe, and a new series featuring the voice of Lakeith Stanf...

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Netflix's executive director for anime, Taito Okiura, has made several big announcements regarding the streaming service's new anime line-ups. One of the biggest surprises has got to be the fact that they will be adapting Budjette Tan and Kajo Bal...


Singer Utada Hikaru has finally kicked off her very first Japanese tour in 12 years! Her last being "Utada United 2006". The first date of the "Laughter In The Dark" tour took place at the Yokohama Arena.

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Japan had a quiet week in terms of new releases with the only one being Neko Tomo for the Nintendo Switch. Otherwise, we it mostly saw Call of Duty: Black Ops IV and Red Dead Redemption 2 compete for top.

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Square Enix announced that it is hosting its next official Dissidia Final Fantasy live stream on November 10, and it'll be a special edition celebrating the game's third anniversary. The 3rd anniversary special live stream takes place on November ...

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By Alistair Wong . November 8, 2018 . 5:00pm Private detective Takayuki Yagami spends his days solving cases all around Kamurocho, and in Project Judge he can befriend other characters who live in area for extra benefits such as support in battle.

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Home " All News " 'Darwin's Game' Manga Getting Anime Adapatation A new anime adaptation is in the works with the reveal that Darwin's Game is getting one according to the release of the latest volume of the manga this week.

The fates of three warriors collide in the final preview for the upcoming anime film Dragon Ball Super: Broly! Scheduled to hit theaters in Japan starting Dec. 14, the preview below promises fans an overwhelming showdown with Vegeta, Goku, and Bro...

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Home " All News " Live-Action 'Flowers of Evil' Film Announced It's time for Aku no Hana, aka The Flowers of Evil, to expand its reach. Happinet has revealed that the manga from Shuzo Oshimi is now being produced as a live-action film with NTT Plala.

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Pokémon developer Game Freak has never been into social media, but it appears that they're looking to change that with the launch of a new official YouTube channel and Twitter account. We got a look at the first entry of "Game Freak Secret Base" a...

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Hunter x Hunter: Greed Adventure game overview trailer Smartphone action RPG due out this winter in Japan. Bandai Namco has released a game overview trailer for Hunter x Hunter: Greed Adventure, its upcoming 3D action RPG for smartphones.

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By Jenni . November 8, 2018 . 10:00am People who picked up The Quiet Man are finally going to figure out what is going on. The Quiet Man Answered update has made its debut, adding sound and subtitles to the game.

A serious printing error has led some buyers of the Super Mario Bros. 3 book by Alyse Knorr (which explains how the game came to be as popular as it was) to receive their copies with some surprisingly shocking content.

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For a long time now, the bi-annual Comic Market (Comiket) event has called the Tokyo Big Sight its home. However, with the Olympics coming up in 2020, the sporting event is forcing Comiket to move to a temporary venue.

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Bandai Namco Store-exclusive Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown 'Aces at War Bundle' announced for North America Includes game, SteelBook case, and 150-page art book. Bandai Namco has announced an Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown "Aces at War Bundle" to be so...

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Yoko Taro, producer Yosuke Saito, composer Keiichi Okabe, and several NieR: Automata developers appeared in a special SoulCalibur VI live stream by Dengeki, where we got to check out more of the collaboration.

SHANGHAI, Nov. 8 (Xinhua) -- As buyers or curious visitors, those who have an interest in Japan will not be disappointed at the ongoing China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai. Pay a visit to the booth of Japanese electronics manufactur...

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Dragon Quest Builders 2 introduces Materials Island New tidbits from Weekly Jump. The latest issue of Weekly Jump has new information on Dragon Quest Builders 2. Here are the tidbits: There is an island called "Materials Island" where you can obta...

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Home " All News " Top 20 Manga Graphic Novels For October 2018 While we covered the overall breakdown of how October went down with adult graphic novels previously, the folks at ICv2 have broken things out so we can get a better picture of the man...

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© GoHands, Frontier Works / W'z-Project We learned back in March 2018 when GoHands revealed their next original anime project for 2019 with W'z that we'd have an interesting project. The series recently set a premiere date for the show on January ...

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By Jenni . November 8, 2018 . 6:00am Bandai Namco has released a new God Eater 3 trailer in Japan. While this five minute video does a great job of showing off Aragami, characters, and gameplay, it also takes time to look at the game's music.

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© BONES, Shinichiro Watanabe/Project CAROLE & TUESDAY We learned back in March that Shinichiro Watanabe was working on a new series with Carol & Tuesday. The official site has now updated regarding the project with a new commercial and the reveal ...

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By Jenni . November 7, 2018 . 9:21pm A release date for Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Comrades, the standalone version of the expansion, will arrive on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on December 12, 2018 in North America and on December 13, 2018 in...

'君が選んだこの世界' (Kimi ga Eranda Kono Sekai) "This World You Chose" The last episode of Koga's arc brings their fake relationship to a close, but not without some complications. Unfortunately, it wasn't as strong of an arc as Mai's considering that muc...

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'裸の王様' (Hadaka no Oosama) "A Naked King" I'm not going to make this a long post, for one simple reason. If I still have to explain why I'm dropping this show after the past five write-ups, something is seriously wrong.

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By Jenni . November 7, 2018 . 8:59pm The second wave of Final Fantasy XV has been hit by a series of cancellations, following the resignation of Hajime Tabata from Luminous Productions. The Final Fantasy XV Episode Ardyn DLC will still be released...

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Nintendo announced that Kirby: Star Allies is getting its third and final major update on November 30, 2018. The update adds three new Dream Friends in Magolor, Taranza, Susie, and more. Here's a new trailer for Kirby: Star Allies' third major upd...


Details of Production I. G's upcoming original TV animation have been revealed! First teased in August 2018, key staff members such as Director Ai Yoshimura, Screenwriter Taku Kishimoto, and Character Designer Toshiyuki Yahagi have already been na...

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