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May 16, 2019, 11:00 PM

A trademark for "Kamen Rider Zero-One" was filed under Toei on April 19. The trademark went public on May 14. The first television series that launched the live-action special effects franchise Kamen Rider premiered in 1971, and the current series...

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Momoiro Clover Z - Kareinaru fukushuu Momoiro Clover Z - MORE WE DO! I see now that Momoiro Clover Z will produce a promotional video for every track on their soon to be released 5th Album. In this installment, we have the pair "Kareinaru fukushuu...

VentureBeat Dean Takahashi

Twitch is announcing that its Twitch Prime members will get 30 days of free anime with a temporary subscription to Crunchyroll's anime platform. Crunchyroll has more than 2 million subscribers and 45 million registered users.

Anyone in need of a classic anime fix just has one word to watch out for: VOTOMS! The timeless mecha series is coming back to home video for more with the release of Armored Trooper VOTOMS OVA Collection 1, which is now available in its original s...

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Third 'Bungo Stray Dogs' Anime Season Dub Gets Crunchyroll Distribution Posted by Chris Beveridge May 15, 2019 at 01:24 PM © 2016 Kafka Asagiri, Sango Harukawa / Kadokawa / Bungo Stray Dogs Partners The third season of Bungo Stray Dogs is getting ...

Animation Magazine Mercedes Milligan

Godzilla Asserts Online Dominance with First Official Website Launched by Japanese studio Toho in time for the highly anticipated feature film Godzilla: King of the Monsters on May 31, Godzilla. com commemorates the big screen monster icon's 65th ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Stand My Heroes' Anime Reveals First Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge May 15, 2019 at 02:26 PM © coly / SMHP We learned in September 2018 that the mobile app game Stand My Heroes is on track for an anime adaptation that's going to land as part of ...

Capcom will be releasing a Sengoku Basara smartphone game for iOS and Android in June 2019, the series' very first mobile app! Titled Sengoku Basara: Battle Party, it is described as a game themed around "team battles and character raising".

You'd be hard pressed to find an anime that is more iconic than Ghost In The Shell. Seen by many as the anime that brought the Japanese medium to the United States, the film was, in part, created by writer and director Mamoru Oshii.

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Did British birb John Oliver just deliver a death blow to Chiitan the fairy baby otter? Last month, Japanese mascot Chiitan made international headlines after American talk show host John Oliver dedicated an entire segment to the self-described "0...

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Detective Pikachu has went on to become the highest grossing video game film of all time. And unsurprisingly, with the success of the Marvel movies, fans are already talking about a possible crossover film for Nintendo franchises.

A man has received a three-year penal labor sentence for robbing homes, TV Asahi reported on Monday. In February, the man broke into a home in Munakata, Fukuoka, while dressed in Neon Genesis Evangelion cosplay.

The official website for Carole & Tuesday, the new original anime by supervising director Shinichiro Watanabe (Cowboy Bebop, Kids on the Slope, Terror in Resonance) and anime studio BONES, announced on Wednesday that Yuuki Kaji joins the cast as t...

Viz brings manga artist to July 4-7 event for 1st overseas convention panel/signings Viz Media announced on Tuesday that it will bring manga creator Bisco Hatori to this year's Anime Expo as a guest. The event will mark Hatori's first overseas app...

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The end of the Heisei era also marked the end of an era for the Kamen Rider franchise. And now, it seems that Toei is already planning the first Kamen Rider series for the new Reiwa era! This is because Toei has filed a trademark for Kamen Rider Z...

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Bandai Namco has released the second official trailer for secret base-building RPG Ninja Box. If you missed it, read up on our previous coverage here, here, here, and here. Ninja Box is due out for Switch in 2019 in Japan.

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Free Castlevania Anniversary Collection Update Will Give People Japanese Variants By Jenni . May 15, 2019 . 6:00am With Castlevania Anniversary Collection, people get eight classic entries in the series to play on their consoles or computers.

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New Samurai Shodown Trailers Showcase The Rivals Haohmaru And Genjuro By Jenni . May 15, 2019 . 9:00am Two more members of the Samurai Shodown cast are showing their fighting prowess in new trailers. One is Haohmaru, who has been with the series s...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Famitsu has published its estimated physical game software sales data for the two weeks spanning April 29, 2019 to May 12, 2019. Again, these are sales for a two-week period, which mean that the numbers are higher than normal.

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Marvelous confirmed two new elements for Rune Factory 4 Special during the second Rune Factory Channel broadcast today, as well as debuted the game's opening movie. Here are the details: Voice Comments"Voice Comments" from 15 voice actors will be ...

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) announced on Wednesday that it will be working together with the University of Tokyo to launch Gunpla models into space in 2020. The project is backed by the Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic a...

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Nintendo has posted the full Direct for Super Mario Maker 2, so for those who may have missed the Direct, here's your chance to catch up. Major features recap: Check out the full Direct here below: Super Mario Maker 2 is coming June 28, 2019 for N...

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New key artwork for Astral Chain, the upcoming action game from Platinum Games and Nintendo, has surfaced on the Japanese Nintendo eShop. Astral Chain is due out for Switch on August 30. Read more about the game here and here.

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Famitsu has dropped a large article with many new details about Fire Emblem: Three Houses, including how skills work, alongside the mysterious "Crests", and more. The Family "Crests" Some of the characters in Three Houses will be able to unleash t...

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Bandai Namco has released a new trailer for Doraemon Story of Seasons introducing the gameplay systems. Here is an overview of the game, via Bandai Namco: AboutEmbark on a charming farming adventure with Doraemon and friends!

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Total sales for the Taiko no Tatsujin console games have surpassed 10 million units, Bandai Namco announced. The Japanese drum rhythm game series first launched in 2001 with the release of Taiko no Tatsujin for arcades.

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The Robattles are coming to smartphones with a new Medabots game called Medabots S after announcing that a mobile project was in the works back in November. Here's a first look. You can watch the full presentation in the above video.

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Capcom has released the first trailer for its newly announced Sengoku Basara smartphone game Sengoku Basara: Battle Party. Here is an overview of the game, via Capcom: AboutSengoku Basara finally debuts on smartphones!

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Level-5 has delayed Yo-kai Watch 4: We're Looking Up at the Same Sky from its previously planned June 6 release date in Japan to June 20, the company announced. It will be available for Switch. The reason for the delay, according to Level-5, is to...

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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 will add Dragon Ball Super character Ribrianne as a playable character via paid downloadable content in June as part of the "Ultra DLC Pack #1," the latest issue of Weekly Jump reveals.

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