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March 7, 2019, 8:00 PM
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In Japan, a service called "My Family" is offering to sculpt realistic order-made masks depicting people's family pets. For example, this is Rui, a Bengal cat that lives in Kyoto. Photo: shindo-office Looking at reference photos, an artist sculpts...

Super Smash Bros. game director and Kirby creator Masahiro Sakurai revealed the extremes he goes to while working on a video game title, even putting his own health at risk, in an interview with Nintendo Dream on February 17.

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By Alistair Wong . March 6, 2019 . 4:00pm Sol Press launched a Kickstarter for cult visual novel title Irotoridori no Sekai last month, with a goal of $85,000 to fund an official English localization that is set to launch on PC via Steam and Sol P...

Siliconera Sato

Palm Pioneer revealed a new action RPG called AI-LIMIT for the PS4 as part of the PlayStation China Hero Project, and it has a lot going on that reminds us a bit of NieR: Automata. AI LIMIT is a hardcore action role-playing game created by PalmPio...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

We learned way, way, back in April 2018 that a new anime adaptation was in the works for the Isekai Chea Magician novels from Takeru Uchida. It's been quiet since but now we've got an official site launch that has brought out a slew of details.

Based on the manga by Yoshikazu Hamada, the first season of the Tsugumomo anime premiered back in April of 2017. Now, according to an update on the series' official website, a second season is lined up for a 2020 premiere.

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Date A Live: Ren Dystopia teaser trailer Due out this summer in Japan. Compile Heart has released a teaser trailer for Date A Live: Ren Dystopia, its upcoming PlayStation 4 entry in the spirit love adventure game series.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Media Create Sales: 2/25/19 - 3/3/19 Dead or Alive 6 opens at 26,442 retail sales. Square Enix's survival third-person shooter Left Alive for PlayStation 4 sold XXX retail copies during its first week of release in Japan, the latest Media Create s...

Siliconera Sato

It's been revealed through the latest issue of Famitsu magazine that the 3DS RPG The Alliance Alive by the makers of The Legend of Legacy is coming to PS4, Switch, and PC as an HD remaster. [Thanks, Ryokutya2089.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

While part of this is still an "I'll believe it when I see it" kind of thing based on the number of anime/manga properties licensed over the years that have never been made real, Deadline is now reporting that Legendary Entertainment has signed Br...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 04: VR Kit announced for Switch Build Toy-Con VR Goggles, a Toy-Con Blaster, and more. Nintendo has announced Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 04: VR Kit for Switch, which combines the physical and digital gameplay of Nintendo Labo with...

Siliconera Sato

Over in Japan things are a little different as they won't be getting StarTropics but will instead have three titles of Yie ar Kung-Fu, Kid Icarus, and Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© 2017 Kiyosaki Chiki / KADOKAWA ASCII · Media Works / Hakata Pig Bone Ramens Getting March underway, the first week is a bit light but with some interesting projects. We get the separate DVD and Blu-ray editions of Liz and the Blue Bird arriving ...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix shared a couple new screenshots providing a peek at Insomnia in the upcoming Final Fantasy XV DLC, titled Episode Ardyn, which is set to release later this month. As previously detailed, Episode Ardyn takes place 35 years prior to the ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The light novel series Hachinantte Sore wa Inai Deshō! revealed in December 2017 that it's up on deck as getting an anime adaptation. Frontier Works dropped a new teaser promo for it, which is just dialogue and no actual visual material, but raise...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . March 6, 2019 . 8:30am Another The Princess Guide trailer has been released to help people better understand what one of its four royal students is like. The latest royal family member to take center stage is Liliartie.

Kirito, Asuna, and Alice are taking over Kokura Castle in Kitakyushu in Fukuoka prefecture. A collaboration illustration shows the trio in period clothing dressed as historical figures Miyamoto Musashi, Sasaki Kojirō, and Hosokawa Gracia.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Shoji Gatoh / Shogakukan We learned at the very end of 2018 that a new TV series is being slotted for 2019 with the reveal that Shoji Gatoh's Cop Craft will be coming. The official site has now finally updated to reveal that this will debut as p...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

While Pony Canyon brought the series out in 2015 and 2016 in North America in monolingual sets that were hard to find, Anime Limited picked up the rights to Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers in late 2016 and brought the show out with a dub.

Siliconera Jenni

Kotodama: The 7 Mysteries of Fujisawa visual novel has a release date. The truth is coming faster than people may expect, as it will appear on the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PC in Europe on May 31, 2019.

If you had to guess the next Japanese icon to get the Hollywood treatment, would Hello Kitty be anywhere near the top of your list? If so, you're right on the money, because Sanrio's adorable, long-running character is officially coming to the big...

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