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July 4, 2013, 3:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

In the classic Japanese anime Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, the heroine Nausicaä flies a glider called a "Mehve". The anime might be a work of fiction, but the glider isn't. Not any more. Since 2003, Kazuhiko Hachiya has been working on a re...

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Website launches new contest, e-commerce platform The streaming service Daisuki announced on Wednesday that it is now streaming both the Dragon Ball Z and One Piece television anime series. Both series will stream in Japanese with English subtitles.

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Bringing commuters to Tokyo from neighboring Saitama Prefecture, the Saikyo Line, operated by the East Japan Railway Company (JR East), is one of the busiest in the metropolitan area. During morning rush hour its trains are packed to 200 percent c...

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High School DxD has revealed itself a 3DS based ero-fighting game – with the sort of series this is, one can already imagine why the choice of console was Nintendo's handheld instead of the usual Sony PSP.

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Dragon's Crown is a cooperative action game where you explore dungeons with your friends, but what if you want to fight them? Vanillaware thought of that and added an arena mode. Famitsu reports the arena will allow players to fight each other onl...

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Here's the full trailer of Sadako 3D 2, the sequel of last year's Sadako 3D. The trailer features the theme song "Scream" by TVXQ. The sequel takes place several years after the events of Sadako 3D, this movie will reveal the connection of the ear...

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The latest addition to Crunchyroll's summer anime lineup is none other than Monogatari Second Season. The sequel anime series is set to kick off for both free and premium users simultaneously on Tuesday, August 6 at 10:00am Pacific.

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It is officially confirmed today that a TV anime adaptation of Natsumi Eguchi's Houzuki no Reitetsu comedy manga is now in the works, announced by the 31st issue of Kodansha's Weekly Morning manga magazine.

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Hot on the heels of their hugely successful recreation of the zombies, characters, and pasta dishes from the hit video game and movie franchises Resident Evil, Universal Studios Japan (USJ) is teaming up with Capcom once again this summer to bring...

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Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster will have a new 30-minute-long drama that will play during the compilation's credits sequence, this week's issue of Shounen Jump magazine reports from Japan.   This 30-minute sequence will feature newly recorded voi...

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Jul 3, 2013 For the first time in Oh-No Manga history, the yearly Cosplay Camp event will be featuring a Japanese band. For this year's Cosplay Camp 2, it will be the up and coming J-rock band NO LEAF CLOVER.


Nendoroid Nana Mizuki Preview Mika-tan has uploaded some preview images of the upcoming exclusive Nendoroid Mizuki Nana which would be on sale at all 11 performances of her LIVE CIRCUS 2013 live tour. She is posed in the waitress outfit seen in he...

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Previously, we let you in on Jump Square's announcement for a Rurouni Kenshin live-action trilogy covering the Great Kyoto Fire and Legend's End arcs. Now, the man chosen to play the infamous assassin of Kyoto has been revealed.

"Key to winning is lust"; Ichiei Ishibumi's light novels also inspires 2nd anime season This week's issue of Enterbrain's Famitsu magazine is revealing an "erotic battle adventure game" inspired by the High School DxD light novel series and anime ...

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The cast of the upcoming all-female musical based on Naoko Takeuchi's magical girl manga Sailor Moon had already been photographed in costume! . . .

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MAGNIFICENT HAIR SWAYING. It begins… Free! Episode 1 Review Iwatobi Swim Club Episode 1 Review "Starting Block of Reunions! " "Saikai no Sutātingu Burokku! " (再会のスターティングブロック! ) This. Anime. Is. Fabulous.

Count up your crimes and return to the Windy City of Futo, Toy Reviewer Shishioh brings us our photo coverage of the recently released Tamashi Web Exclusive S. H. Figuarts Kamen Rider Cyclone! Hit the jump to see Shishioh's full gallery!

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Sony have announced the next batch of games that will be joining the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection in North America. The following games will be free to PS Plus members during the month of July:   Battlefield 3 (PS3) – $39.

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The newly-opened official site for the TV anime adaptation of Sayaka Mogi's horror manga pupa announced today that the anime series will start airing in Japan in this fall. It was previously announced at Anime Contents Expo 2013 in March that the ...

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This past weekend, Asiasoft kicked off MapleSEA's 8th anniversary celebrations with the first round of its Maple Party Bus promotional tour, which brought the party (and exclusive sale items) to their fans in several heartland locations, as well a...


1/10 Ultimate Madoka Figure to be Bundled with Figure Japan Magazine If you thought that the 1/8 scaled Ultimate Madoka figure from GoodSmile Company was too large, then you might want to keep a lookout for the upcoming Figure Japan magazine becau...

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Crunchyroll Adds 'Fantasista Doll' For Summer 2013 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge July 2, 2013 at 12:51 PM Crunchyroll has made their first announcement of the day when it comes to new summer series simulcast pickups and this one certainly...

News Team Online Joined: Sep 2012 Posts: 6546 It is announced in this week's Shounen Jump that the manga "Saiki Kusuo no Ψ Nan" will be adapted into a flash anime series. Studio, staff, cast, schedule and broadcast channel information are not anno...

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Though there's currently little information on it, Japanese gaming mag Weekly Famitsu reveals that a Highschool DxD game is in the works for Nintendo 3DS. We'll have to wait a bit longer to learn about the game type, release date, and more.


Fantasista Doll Ads Preview OP and ED The two commercials for anime series Fantasista Doll is now available for viewing. The first commercial previews the Blu-ray and DVD releases, and the second commercial advertises the OP Ima yo!

Brought to you by Yuri-ism Shion is stuck late at at work, so Yayoi resorts to having some fun on her own. And then Shion walks in on her and. . .


Lightning Cosplays as Cloud in Lightining Returns Square Enix has revealed that first copies of Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII game will include a costume of Final Fantasy VII's Cloud Strife, as well as his weapon, the Buster Sword.

Cosplayers fumble with needles and machines, artists desperately make phone call after phone call asking where their damn prints are and the other attendees look at their bank balance and gulp with nervousness.

Anime Aura Rasul Mammadov

Part I of Shingeki no Kyojin is now over.  Time to get excited for Part II, am I right? Full Review Without trying to sound negative, I'd like to convey my joy for Part I wrapping up just as I finish my real life priorities.

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