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January 19, 2019, 11:30 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Meet Imma. On her Twitter page, she describes herself as a virtual model and proudly declares, "I want to attract humans to the fashion show. " Sounds good to me! Her name Imma is a wordplay on the Japanese word "ima" (今) meaning "now.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Two former Bandai employees have been arrested on suspicion of swindling the company out of 200 million yen ($1. 8 million) between July 2013 and November 2016. According to The Tokyo Reporter and ANN News, the ex-employees, 44-year-old Takashi Ud...

Kotaku East Cecilia D'Anastasio

A spreadsheet containing the names of alleged abusers and harassers who attend U. S. anime conventions is making its way around social media as part of a small #MeToo movement in the niche community. After a days-long social media discussion among U.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

It's just under a month to the debut of The Royal Tutor feature film that has a February 16th, 2019 debut in Japan. The official site and production partner Avex Pictures is now rolling out a new trailer for the film that also gives us a good samp...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Yo-kai Watch 4 World Hobby Fair Winter 2019 trailer Keita joins the fray. Level-5 has released the World Hobby Fair Winter 2019 trailer for Yo-kai Watch 4. The trailer features Keita, who is one of several playable human characters in the sequel.

Funimation revealed three more Japanese cast members and a second teaser visual for the new television anime adaptation for Natsuki Takaya's Fruits Basket manga on Friday. The new cast members include: Rie Kugimiya (Toradora!

Source: Tsuburaya Productions On October 1, 2017, the Chinese animation studio Guangzhou BlueArc Culture Communications Co. , Ltd. released DRAGON FORCE: SO LONG ULTRAMAN (钢铁飞龙之再见奥特曼, Gāngtiě fēilóng zhī zàijiàn àotèmàn), a 3D computer animated fi...

A man who committed the heinous crime of removing the head of a Love Live figurine, mounting it on a different body and then reselling it has been arrested (an outcome that Love Live otaku will no doubt be thankful for).

SoraNews24 Katy Kelly

Now that we're two decades on from the '90s, what shows would you like to see receive a modern day make-over? We live in the age of the remake. Disney movies are getting all manner of live-action reimaginations, Final Fantasy VII is planned to be ...

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Kazuma, Aqua, Darkness, and Megumin are going off on a dungeon-crawling adventure for the upcoming KonoSuba RPG. Titled Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku o! ~Kibou no Meikyuu Tsudoi Shi Boukensha-tachi~, the game will hit both PlayStation 4 and P...

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

SAITAMA (TR) - The body of a man struck by an oncoming train at a station in Fujimi City hit and injured two women on the platform, police said on Friday, reports TV Asahi (Jan. 18). At around 10:45 a.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Yasutaka Fujimi · RED ICE / Akita Shoten / Kyochu Retto Production Committee We learned a few weeks ago that fans of the Kyouchu Retto manga, which translates as Island of Giant Insects, is getting an OAD release with the upcoming manga.

Siliconera Jenni
Gematsu Sal Romano

Lapis x Labyrinth launches May 28 in North America, May 31 in Europe Side-scrolling action RPG dated for the west. Lapis x Labyrinth will launch for PlayStation 4 and Switch on May 28 in North America and May 31 in Europe, publisher NIS America an...

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WOWJAPAN freakpool

Psycho-Pass is getting a new original film trilogy titled Psycho-Pass SS or Psycho-Pass: Sinners of the System. And now, the staff revealed two new videos which tease two of the three films: Psycho-Pass: Sinners of the System Case.

Random Curiosity Pancakes

'日常と戦友' (Nichijou to Sen'yuu) "Daily Life and Comrades in Arms" We may only be two episodes in but I'm pretty sure we won't be running into any surprises when it comes to MSTA. The story has been laid bare, the plot (and the other plot) is up for ...

Siliconera Sato

Publisher PQube announced a special treat for Guilty Gear fans with Guilty Gear 20th Anniversary Edition for Switch, featuring the original Guilty Gear and Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus R. The bundle featuring the original Guilty Gear and the la...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Ace Combat 7 came out today in Japan, and in a launch day event, the devs talked about the main theme of this latest title, 'Reinventing the sky'. [Thanks, 4Gamer! ] Here are the highlights: Please tell us how 'Aerial Innovation' came to be the ma...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With Viz Media bringing out the domestic release of Dr. Stone manga series from Riichiro Inagaki and Boichi and the recent reveal that an anime adaptation is set for the summer 2019 season, another piece the in the larger push in Japan has been re...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . January 18, 2019 . 7:30am People can now officially acquire the Kingdom Hearts III theme songs. Hikaru Utada's latest Face My Fears EP has made its debut. The four-track release includes both the English and Japanese versions of the son...

Michael B. Jordan's first official trailer for his new Rooster Teeth anime series gen:LOCK has arrived! "Way too excited to show you guys the final trailer for #genLock all my real followers / fans know how much I'm an Anime fan and this show fulf...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . January 18, 2019 . 11:00am NIS America held its PAX South 2019, and a number of details about The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III script has appeared as a result. For example, 1,111,111 words, made up of 2.

Starting this week, fans will get an opportunity to see the singer up close and personal as part of her Laughter in the Dark Tour 2018. All you need is a PSVR and you'll be able to enjoy front row seats to footage from Utada's Yokohama Arena perfo...

Siliconera Sato

Grasshopper Manufacture released a new trailer for the launch of Suda51's Nintendo Switch game, Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes, and it gives us a look at the variety of gameplay it offers. Here are details about the game from Nintendo: Sever...

Siliconera Sato

Success Corporation shared a tutorial video for its upcoming platform game Umihara Kawase Fresh! for the Nintendo Switch that gives us a look at the basics of its gameplay. The tutorial video covers everything from movement to using Kawase Umihara...

Fighting game also streams guide videos for open beta demo Bandai Namco Entertainment announced on Saturday that Boruto: Naruto Next Generations' titular character Boruto is joining the lineup for Bandai Namco Entertainment's Jump Force crossover ...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco revealed four new characters for Jump Force in the latest issue of V-Jump with Boruto Uzumaki, Gaara, Kaguya Otsutsuki, and Kakashi Hatake. Here's a first look from the magazine. The image below shows Boruto Uzumaki [Thanks, @YonkouProd.

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