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March 15, 2019, 5:00 AM
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"I am sorry to the nation and everyone who has been hurt," Lee told reporters. He did not elaborate. Police have said Lee, a member of the group BIGBANG and nicknamed South Korea's "Great Gatsby" for his lavish lifestyle, is suspected of what is k...

Netflix just doubled down on anime. On Monday, the streaming platform announced a trio of anime titles joining its library; "Altered Carbon: Resleeved," a spinoff based on its live-action series, "Dragon's Dogma," based on Capcom's popular video g...

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Yasuhisa Hara's Kingdom manga is getting its own live-action movie, and it looks like they're giving it an international release! TOHO has now revealed a new trailer for the movie, and it features English subtitles, hinting at a release abroad.

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Ryoma Takeuchi, as seen in the photo holds a 1/1 scale Pikachu doll for the promotion of Detective Pikachu! Ryoma Takeuchi is the Japanese voice actor for the movie's protagonist Tim, played by Justice Smith.

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Bandai Namco has revealed a new video showing off the second stage of the game, where Spike Spiegel gets caught up in a Martian Successor attack alongside the protagonist while hunting down bounties. [Thanks, 4Gamer!

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© 2019 Five fairy scholars / Fairy Gone Production Committee P. A. Works revealed a new project earlier this year with an original series coming up with Fairy gone. The series is set for an April 7th, 2019 debut on Tokyo MX and now a new round of ...

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Legend Maki Goto was recently the target of a tabloid, who alleged that she was having an affair with another man! According to the tabloid Maki had been in frequent contact with the man since the beginning of 2018, and even met up with him a coup...

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On a Friday night at a downtown Tokyo television studio, 12 teen models with cutesy nicknames like Ayamin and Kyokyo are waiting nervously to find out who has won coveted spots on the cover of Popteen magazine, a Japanese fashion bible.

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Arc System Works has yet to officially announce a release date for Kill la Kill - IF other than 2019 as a window, but it appears to have been revealed through a little press release slip up as July 25 in Japan.

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VanillaWare likes to have their occasional sneaky teasers and the latest was actually shown in the 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim Prologue which recently released in Japan. [Thanks, Persona Central. ] Here's a look at a trailer shown in the game: The abo...

The animated version of "Ghost in the Shell" is making a return courtesy of Netflix, as is video game adaptation "Dragon's Dogma", live-action spin-off "Altered Carbon: Resleeved", comic book conversions "Spriggan" and "Super Crooks", and an origi...

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Hayao Miyazaki's latest movie, "How Do You Live? ", is one of the most anticipated anime movies today. However, Studio Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki recently sat down with literary magazine, Bungei Shunjuu, and there, he revealed that good'ol Haya...

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Level-5 have released the third trailer for Yo-Kai Watch 4, which shows off more world exploration, and how the game encompasses the exploration of four worlds, between Keita's, Natsume's, and Shin's worlds, and the Yomakai where Yo-Kai originate ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

©BNGI/PROJECT CINDERELLA The anime adaptation of the five-panel manga series THE IDOLM@STERCINDERELLA GIRLS Theater had its third season out in 2018 and announced last December that the "Climax Season" would be coming this spring.

Expansion features content from anime's 3rd season KOEI Tecmo America confirmed on Thursday that it will release Omega Force's Attack on Titan 2: Final Battle game for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC via Steam on July 5.

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Croixleur Sigma for Switch launches March 14 in Europe, March 21 in North America Pre-order for a 40 percent discount. The Switch version of Croixleur Sigma will launch via the Nintendo eShop on March 14 in Europe and March 21 in North America, pu...

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We learned back in March 2018 with the launch of the official site that the Sarazanmai series is set for an April 2019 as part of the Noitamina block. Fuji TV had their big presentation in Japan today and they revealed a new promotional video for ...

Japanese publisher Kodansha has announced a slew of new titles for the coming year from both themselves and Vertical, with some unusual books being added for good measure. Personally I'm looking forward to the artbook by Vofan, Colorful Dreams.

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Idea Factory International announced that its RPG Death end re;Quest is headed to PC via Steam in Spring 2019. It'll include full audio and subtitles for English and Japanese, and Traditional Chinese subs.

2019, that was the year set in the story of AKB48 11th single "10nen Zakura(10 year cherry blossom)" music video. The song is a graduation theme uptempo song, unfortunately matches with the farewell lyric, written using the motif of "spring" and "...

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Clannad for Switch launches July 4 in Japan Romance visual novel Clannad will launch for Switch on July 4 in Japan, publisher Prototype announced. Although previously planned as a digital-only release, it will now be released both physically and d...

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13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim has a release window for Japan: Fall 2019. No word yet on when it'll be out internationally. Last year, the Vanillaware-develop game's PS Vita version was cancelled. It is now PS4 only.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Rebellion Million Arthur Production Committee With some live-action material and manga out there in years past for the Million Arthur MMORPG game from Square Enix, a full on anime adaptation was announced back in March 2018.

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Murder Detective: Jack the Ripper has an interesting premise that allows the player to choose between going on a "Detective Route" or a "Murderer Route," and we got a taste of both in a new trailer from Nippon Ichi Software.

FANTASTICS from EXILE TRIBE have unveiled the PV for their new song "Flying Fish. " SEE ALSO: Movie '4-gatsu no Kimi, Spica. ' to open in theaters on April 5 "Flying Fish" is the title track to the group's second single to be released on April 3.

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Last week in Japan, it was Devil May Cry 5 week with the release of the anticipated action game by Capcom. Otherwise it was a pretty quiet week with the only other new entry being Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Riku Misora / Sacraneco / SB Creative The light novel series High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even In Another World is now on track for an anime adaptation as a full court press has been laid out with an official site, social media, and a prom...

With wholesome looks and increasingly global fanbases, K-pop has sold its stars as the ultimate squeaky clean pin-ups. But a burgeoning sex scandal in the industry shows how pervasive discrimination and abuse are in South Korean society, activists...

GKIDS released a new trailer for Okko's Inn, the upcoming anime film based on the books written by Hiroko Reijou and illustrated by Asami. The distributor is bringing both English dubbed and English subtitled versions to theaters on April 22 and 2...

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