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February 27, 2019, 8:30 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Sega has moved its cooperate offices from its former location in Tokyo's Otorii to a new Sega Sammy Holdings site in Ousaki, Tokyo. Sega sold off its old headquarters, and with talk that the building will be torn down, Sonic developer Yuji Naka ca...

Christopher R. Sabat Returns to Voice Ayame in Fruits Basket Anime by Joseph Luster February 25, 2019 Our last cast update for the new Fruits Basket anime came along with the announcement of U. S. screenings for the first two episodes.

Makaizo is a term that translates to "devil modification," which is exactly the type of practice that resulted in the arrest of Kyoto Prefecture resident Takuya Matsuda. In this particular case, the modifications in question were an attempt to inc...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Final Fantasy X | X-2 HD Remaster and Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age for Xbox One and Switch trailers, artwork Xbox One and Switch versions due out in April. Square Enix has released a new set of trailers for the Xbox One and Switch versions of...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Attack on Titan: Before the Fall Vol. # 8 After getting underway back in 2013, we learned last summer that the Attack on Titan: Before the Fall manga was entering its final arc - which didn't mean too much as it could run for quite awhile!

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

There are going to be tons of Pokémon in the film but it's still a little weird hearing Pikachu cuss. Way back on February 27, 1996, Nintendo released the very first Pokémon games in Japan, Pokémon Red and Blue for the Game Boy.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Four years on since the pair of games' first release in Japan, Fire Emblem Fates is getting an official artbook release that collects art assets and concept art, as well as new official art by character designer Yusuke Kozaki.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Mortal Kombat 11 adds Johnny Cage Here's Johnny. Johnny Cage, who first appeared in the original Mortal Kombat, will return as a playable character in Mortal Kombat 11, publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and developer NetherRealm Stu...

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

'それでも ~前へ~' (Soredemo ~ mae e ~) "Even Then ~Continue Forward~" Well, that was certainly an effective bit of misdirection. On just how many levels it was a misdirection is still to be determined (I have my opinions on that, but all in good time), ...

The Osamu Tezuka Cultural Prize is a prestigious award handed out each year to manga artists that adhere to the type of approach the God of Manga applied to his own creations. Last year's winner was Satoru Noda, who took the award home for his Gol...

ARAMA! JAPAN Ronald

This week, STU48 topped the Hot 100 single chart with their new single "Kaze wo Matsu. " ONE OK ROCK topped the Hot Albums chart with their new album "Eye of the Storm. " Aimyon topped the Streaming Songs chart for the seventh consecutive week wit...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Lore-wise, Veldora is one of the scariest creatures in "That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime". However, he also happens to be BFFs with main character Rimuru! And now, they have announced a special That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime exhibi...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

The legendary hero, Gilgamesh, is a lot of things. He's a hero, he's a great warrior, he's a king, and now, he's also a magazine cover boy. This is because men's lifestyle magazine, Brutus, will be featuring the mighty King of Heroes in the cover ...

SGCafe spartanchef

In anime, there's always a kid somewhere, from the obligatory loli or shouta to the actual main character. And for this latest poll, Charapedia is taking a look at them! They asked 10,000 anime fans (47.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Kingdom Hearts III sold an estimated 102,054 digital copies in its first three days in Japan and more digital sales numbers Super Smash Bros. Ultimate estimated to have moved another 128,439 units. The latest issue of Weekly Famitsu has estimated ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The manga series Ubel Blatt from Etorouji Shiono is about to end as the latest issue of Monthly Big Gangan has revealed that the next chapter will be the final one. That's set for a March 25th, 2019 debut where it'll have a color page with it.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

While things continue to not move forward with a sequel film, the World War Z property is moving forward with the game as it's set for an April 16th, 2019 debut now. Saber Interactive, in partnership with Focus Home Interactive, has brought out a ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© 2020 Fumikane Shimada · KADOKAWA / 501 Integrated Battle Group The next project that's lined up for the Strike Witches franchise with the Strike Witches 501st Unit, Taking Off! manga getting an anime adaptation is inching ever closer.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

The Japan Animation Creators Association has released the results of a recent study on working conditions in the anime industry. Around 1,500 people were sent questionnaires, and the association received replies from 382 individuals.

Siliconera Sato

Team Ladybug's Project Touhou Metroidvania game, Touhou Luna Nights, has been available as an early-access title on Steam since last August and it has now fully launched with new weapons and stages. The update Ver.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

©川上泰樹・伏瀬・講談社/転スラ製作委員会 The anime adaptation of the light novels That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime from Fuse and Mitz Vah revealed back in December 2018 that it was going to have some additional life beyond the broadcast side.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

By Alistair Wong . February 26, 2019 . 8:30am X. D. Network and Freebird Games announced that To The Moon, the hit RPG Maker story-driven game that focuses on artificial memories, is coming to the Nintendo Switch.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Natsuki Takaya / Hakusensha / Fruits Basket Project The upcoming Fruits Basket complete anime series is getting closer by the day and we learned recently that the series is set for spring 2019 debut in April.

An anime adaptation is on the horizon for Soul Eater creator Atsushi Ohkubo's Fire Force manga, and now we know at least one place we'll be able to catch it in English. Funimation announced plans to stream the series on its FunimationNow service, ...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom second large-scale DLC launches March 19 A treat for Wrath of the White Witch players. Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom downloadable content "The Wizard's Companion" (official English title not yet confirmed) will la...

Utada Hikaru's song "Shitto Sareru Beki Jinsei" has been picked up as the theme song for movie 'Parallel World Love Story' to open in theaters on May 31. Based on a novel by Higashino Keigo, 'Parallel World Love Story' portrays the love story of t...

What if the protagonist of That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime did not, in fact, get reincarnated as a slime? What if he became the protagonist of a different manga instead? That's the premise of Kenshi Hirokane's latest new installment of the...

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

'夜明けのブギーポップ ' (Yoake no Bugiipoppu) "Boogiepop at Dawn" There have been a few shows down through the years of writing about anime that I would term "slow builds" - series that don't reveal their charms easily or quickly but when they do, those cha...

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