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June 15, 2013, 2:30 PM
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Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Japan has an array of arcades. Many of them have their own personalities, but only one of them looks like this. Located in Kawasaki and called "Anata no Warehouse" ("Your Warehouse"), this arcade is apparently based on Hong Kong's Kowloon Walled C...

During a live streaming event, Aniplex of America announced that they'll be bringing Nekomonogatari (Black) to North America.   Nekomonogatari (Black), from Nisio Isin's (Bakemonogatari, Nisemonogatari) supernatural series , finds Koyomi Araragi r...

If you plan on playing Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn on PlayStation 3, you might want to tune into Square Enix's handy developer's commentary clip, which dives deep into the console version's user interface.

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A movie based on Shotaro Ishinomori's classic adult manga 009-1 was announced recently. Entitled "009-1 The End of the Beginning", it stars Mayuko Iwasa (Detective Conan) as the titular cyborg agent Mylene "009-1" Hoffman.

The latest video from Hatsune Miku's 39ch offers a tour of Good Smile Company, the manufacturer well-known for hobby products such as the cute "Nendoroid" series. The video shows how they make Nendoroids and offers an account of how the company's ...

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The two new Super Smash Bros. games for the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U will not feature the tripping mechanic that was present in Super Smash Bros. Brawl.   Speaking with Kotaku, Super Smash Bros. series creator Masahiro Sakurai confirmed: "To answer ...

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It was announced in the 10th anniversary press conference of GameCenter CX (Retro Game Master) that the popular TV show is getting a movie adaptation! For those of you who are living under the rock, GameCenter CX is about comedian Shinya Arino pla...

Fans have greatly anticipated how Jin Akanishi and Meisa Kuroki's daughter look like, and as surprising as it is, a cute snappy with their baby girl has been revealed.

My Bedsheets Are Ready One lucky Redditor was fortunate enough to StreetPass Nintendo of America President and Chief Operating Officer Riggie Fils-Aime during E3. One of the new features of Animal Crossing: New Leaf is being able to walk into mode...

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As you've probably heard by now, Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII allows you to outfit Lightning with different costumes, each one with its own special abilities and stats. One of these is a catgirl outfit.

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  Phoenix Wright's greatest rival and greatest ally, the genius prosecutor Miles Edgeworth returns to the Ace Attorney series. In this installment of the Ace Attorney series, Edgeworth has risen to the position of Attorney General.

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Originally announced during the press conference for Ultraman Ginga, the official page for the upcoming release of the Ultraman HD Remaster 2. 0. . .

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After the award-winning zombie game The Walking Dead, are we really surprised that the sequel to come later in 2013 already has so much hype? However, before jumping right into Season Two, you better get the whole story with the DLC 400 Days that ...

After number of short promo for this summer's Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya anime, there's a second extended preview of the adaptation of the magic girl take on the Fate series, from the studio and director of the Baka and Test anime, with Baka a...

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Actor Ryo Yoshizawa (Kamen Rider Fourze, Daily Lives of High School Boys) will star in the drama and stage adaptation of Ranjō Miyake's Bussen manga as the monk-in-training Shōsuke Tamura. The manga centers on a Buddhist temple that opens the "Bus...

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2:00 PM on 05. 24. 2013 Everyone already understands that the opening for Attack on Titan is one of the most epic opening songs. It is so epic, that it can make anything more epic. If you don't believe me, take a good look at the video gallery below.

Rune Factory 4 is currently scheduled to arrive on Nintendo 3DS in North America this summer, and XSEED offers up the first taste of the English version in the E3 trailer. Get ready to "make new memories together" below.

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Perfume will be having their second World Tour this coming July, with all three venues in Europe. Their London live broadcast in Japan will be extended to 5 other worldwide locations. Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore and Los Angeles will rec...

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Hiroko's still occupied with that special event, so I have snatched the Daily Dose until she's able to find a stable connection. Before we kick the weekend off, let's check out Namie Amuro's latest music video that came out this week.

Starting this week, Sword Art Online is crossing over with the TalesWeaver MMO.  The event will feature characters like Asuna, Silica and Lizbeth as NPCs, a themed dungeon, Aincrad arc and Fairy Dance arc inspired quests, dual wielding ability and...

Anime Expo has announced that popular ani-son singer Aya Ikeda and J-Pop group CARAT will be joining AX 2013 as Industry Guests. The event will hold a special free concert featuring them at 6:00 pm on Thursday, July 4th.

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Name: Mirei Kiritani Birthdate: December 16, 1989  Hometown: Chiba, Japan Measurements: 76/56/84 cm Hiroko's still occupied with her trip, so I have decided to swipe Idol of the Week from her until she returns to her feature.

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The notorious, freedom-loving space pirate, Captain Harlock, along with the crew of the Arcadia, are back and they look better than ever. With the movie being released this September, Toei Animation has released its latest action-packed trailer.

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Image source As the season winds down and the shows you love turn into the shows you hate, it's time to turn to the siren call of the next season! This summer season is packed with good-looking shows, and it looks like there's something for everyone!

Gaming has lost of one of its most talented artists today, as Secret of Mana (Seiken Densetsu in Japan) illustrator Hirō Isono passed away late last month due to heart failure at the age of 68. Graduating from Aichi University of Education's Fine ...

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Ikimonogakari's upcoming album "I" has just been announced.  The long overdue album (it's been a year and five months since their last one) will be called "I" and is slated for release next month, July 24.

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Oh, you lucky folks! Thanks to MoeNovel we have five boxed copies of the upcoming If My Heart Had Wings English release. What's more, each of these will come with a mini comic/art book, which I'm sure you'll appreciate looking at the screenshots!

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