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January 11, 2019, 1:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Tonight on Japanese TV, Eiichiro Oda not only let some of the country's most famous folks into his house but the television-viewing public. We've previously seen peeks inside chez Oda, but this time, television show Honmadekka!

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

When Japanese politicians visit the Yasukuni Shrine, the country's most controversial Shinto shrine, it causes an international incident. The same is true for when Pokémon developers. In Japanese, the first Shinto shrine visit of the year is calle...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . January 10, 2019 . 7:30am After a whole lot of teasing on Sega games' Steam product pages and an updated ESRB rating, the PC version of Catherine has been announced and released. A Catherine Classic PC trailer has been released in Germa...

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Since 2015, Yuya Matsushita has been part of the boyband X4. On March 27, he will resume his solo career by releasing a new album, "BLACK NEVERLAND. " This is his first solo album since 2013's "#musicoverdose.

An ero-cosplayer took on the role of Fate/Grand Order's goddess Ishtar, boldly presenting some truly fabulous legs amongst other equally attractive body parts.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Set for the spring 2019 season in April, the anime adaptation is in the works for the Senryu Girl orioerty, We had gotten a promotional video for it previously that you can still see below but now we've got some new updates.

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Earlier in the day NGT48 member Maho Yamaguchi appeared on Showroom, a live broadcast where fans can interact with various 48 members mostly used for asking questions. Fans were quite excited for this, seeing as back in December 2018 Yamaguchi too...

UPI Wade Sheridan

👉👉Big news! ! #DBSuperBroly will now be the FIRST ANIME to hit @IMAX theaters in the US! 😱🔥 Don't miss your chance to see this incredible Saiyan battle go down across a GIANT screen! Limited IMAX theaters on January 16 ONLY--find a theater at http...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco announced that it will reveal a brand-new Gundam game on January 21 with a teaser trailer that will first be shown in Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation 2 on PS4. The teaser trailer will become available in the game starting 7:00pm ...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco announced that they'll be hosting a Jump Force open beta test from January 18 to January 20, featuring 17 characters and five stages for players to try out before its release next month. The Open Beta Test will have four sessions in t...

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Love manga? Need accommodation in Tokyo? Then clearly you are going to love the new Manga Art Hotel, Tokyo, which is set to open in the district of Kanda this February. Further developing a trend for bookstore hotels, this latest bibliographical a...

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NGT48 member Yamaguchi Maho came forward about being assaulted today on a Showroom broadcast, explaining that she was stalked and attacked by two men, who got her access/information from fellow members.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . January 10, 2019 . 7:00am Another system is getting SNK 40th Anniversary Collection, the compilation from SNK, Digital Eclipse, and NIS America that contains 24 classic games. On March 19, 2019, it will arrive on the PlayStation 4.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

We learned a bit ago about the spinoff from the Idolish7 series with Vibrato and now a new trailer for it has arrived under the YouTube Originals banner. With the first episode out back in February 2018, January 18th, 2019 will see the debut.

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Gosho Aoyama is putting Detective Conan on a four-week hiatus as he conducts research for a new storyline. The manga recently resumed from a nine-week hiatus due to a previous round of research. Aoyama is infamous for putting Detective Conan on va...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The winter 2018 anime series Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san, aka Teasing Master Takagi-san, did pretty well last year and now it looks like a second season is officially coming. We got word earlier this week from original creator Soichiro Yamamoto wh...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© SQUARE ENIX It's been almost a year since back in January that the Grimms Notes game Square Enix revealed that it was getting an anime adaptation and now the licensing moment has finally happened. While Sentai Filmworks has revealed that they've...

Siliconera Sato

Sega released a new trailer for its upcoming fighter Blade Arcus Rebellion from Shining that adds new characters from Shining Resonance Refrain along with the characters from the previous version. In addition to characters from Shining Tears, Shin...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The war may end but the fighting continues. What They Say: In Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt - Bandit Flower: Earth, eight months after the end of the One Year War. Captain Monica launches a secret mission, Operation Thunderbolt, and selects Io to...

Gematsu Sal Romano

NIS America to announce new title on January 17 Ringing in the new year. NIS America will announce a new title, likely a localization of an already-announced Japanese title, on January 17, the publisher teased in an e-mail sent to press today.

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco says it has some big reveals and big news for fans of Dragon Ball games with a Dragon Ball Games Super Showcase that is set to live stream on January 14, 2019 from 4:00pm to 5:00pm PT. The broadcast will be available over at the Banda...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Catherine Classic rated for PC in Germany More evidence of imminent PC release. The German USK has rated Catherine Classic for PC. A Catherine Classic rating first surfaced in Australia in December. However, its platform was not specified.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . January 9, 2019 . 10:00am The mobile version of Langrisser has a release date. People will be able to begin playing on January 22, 2019. It is possible to "preorder" the free-to-play game on both Google Play and iTunes.

John | January 9, 2019 | Random Thoughts | At my age, and given how many years I've been watching anime, I consciously try to avoid being jaded or cynical. I don't want to be that old guy grumbling, "Back in my day.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Home " All News " 'Rikei ga Koi ni Ochita no de Shōmei Shite Mita' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation A new anime TV series is in our future with the manga Rikei ga Koi ni Ochita no de Shōmei Shite Mita, which translates as Science Fell in Love, So I ...

Siliconera Sato

Atlus shared the first trailer for the recently announced 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim Prologue that will let you play the prologue of the anticipated Vanillaware game for PS4. You can check out the trailer for 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim Prologue below: B...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ardyn Prologue anime short launches in February, second teaser trailer New 55-second clip. Square Enix has released the second teaser trailer and confirmed a February release window for Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ardyn Pro...

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The Winchester Mystery House in San Jose, California is one of the most haunted houses on Earth. They even rank it as one of the scariest places in the world. Now, the story behind that house has inspired a new Hollywood horror film starring Acade...

Meiji Tokyo Renka is an adaption of an otome game I have read reviews about LONGGGGGGGGGGGGG ago, and have entirely forgotten pretty much all the details. I had desperately tried to find the movie, but unfortunately it has not been translated and ...

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