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Weekly Shonen Jump Ore Collection Smartphone Game's Franchises Revealed (2017-05-25 09:00:00 - Games)
Dragon Ball, One Piece, Rurouni Kenshin, Yu Yu Hakusho, My Hero Academia, To Love-ru, more included [ More ]

Inuyashiki Anime Reveals Visuals for 2 Main Characters (2017-05-25 08:15:00 - Anime)
The official website for the upcoming television anime adaptation of Hiroya Oku's Inuyashiki manga revealed the character designs for the two main characters... [ More ]

Staff Replaces Comedian Galigali Galixon's Scene in Live-Action Gintama Film (2017-05-25 06:15:00 - Live-Action)
Comedian was arrested, released earlier this month for driving under the influence [ More ]

Former KAT-TUN Member Koki Tanaka Arrested for Marijuana Possession (2017-05-25 05:30:00 - People)
Police officer allegedly found marijuana while searching car Tanaka was driving [ More ]

Tsukiuta Stage Play Reveals Cast For 4th, 5th Runs (2017-05-25 04:30:00 - Live-Action)
New plays premiere in October, December respectively [ More ]

Bandai Namco Ent., Drecom Start New Company to Produce Dragon Ball Z, IDOLM@STER Browser Games (2017-05-25 03:52:58 - Games)
New BXD company to also develop distribution platform service for games [ More ]

Nintendo Shares Hit Highest Point Since 2008 (2017-05-25 03:15:00 - Industry)
Shares close higher than last year's Pokémon Go peak, puts company as top 19 listed company [ More ]

Knights & Magic Anime's Video Reveals New Cast, Songs, July 2 Premiere (2017-05-25 02:45:00 - Anime)
Yasuaki Takumi, Kazuyuki Okitsu, Shizuka Itou join cast; fhana, Ayaka Ohashi perform songs [ More ]

Animated Castlevania Series' Trailer Reveals July Netflix Premiere (2017-05-25 00:00:00 - )
Series based on Castlevania III game centers on last Belmont attempting to defeat Dracula [ More ]

DIVE!! Anime's 1st Promo Video Reveals Cast, July 6 Premiere (2017-05-24 23:35:00 - Anime)
Yuuki Kaji, Takahiro Sakurai, Yuichi Nakamura, Kaori Nazuka, Ryota Ohsaka, Kouki Uchiyama, Tomokazu Sugita star [ More ]

Anime Expo Hosts Food Wars! Manga Co-Creator Yūto Tsukuda (2017-05-24 22:35:00 - Events)
Los Angeles convention runs July 1-4 [ More ]

Seven Seas Licenses Ultra Kaiju Anthropomorphic Project Manga (2017-05-24 22:20:55 - Manga)
1st volume of manga about anthropomorphized Ultraman kaijū slated for next February [ More ]

English-Subtitled Last Exile Anime Moves to Crunchyroll (2017-05-24 20:00:00 - Anime)
Funimation continues to stream English-dubbed version [ More ]

K: Missing Kings Stage Play Casts Carin Isobe, Juri, Keisuke Ueda (2017-05-24 19:00:00 - Live-Action)
Kenichi Suemitsu returning as director, scriptwriter for October stage play [ More ]

Akame ga KILL's Takahiro Teases New Hinowa ga Yuku! Manga's Story (2017-05-24 18:00:00 - Manga)
Girl aims to unify war-torn land in series debuting June 24 [ More ]

Kickstarter to Allow Projects Directly From Japan Later This Year (2017-05-24 17:00:00 - Industry)
Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter announced on May 18 that it will allow Kickstarter projects to launch directly from Japan later this year. The platform... [ More ]

Sega Opens VR Entertainment Center in Tokyo's Akihabara on May 31 (2017-05-24 16:00:00 - Games)
"First VR attraction facility in Japan" will be on Club Sega Akihabara Shinkan's 6th floor [ More ]

Amazon Germany Lists Chaos;Child PS4, Vita Game From PQube (2017-05-24 15:00:00 - Games)
Amazon Germany is listing MAGES.' Chaos;Child game for both the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita, with PQube listed as the publisher. Both have a listed... [ More ]

Multiple Kemono Friends Games Are in the Works, Besides Announced Phone App (2017-05-24 14:00:00 - Games)
Platforms to be revealed later [ More ]

Sailor Moon Musical Reveals Cast for Sailor Starlights, Princess Kakyū (2017-05-24 13:00:52 - Live-Action)
Riona Tatemichi, Meiku Harukawa, Sakii Matsuda, Asami Okamura join cast [ More ]

3rd Hetalia Stage Musical Reveals Cast in Costume (2017-05-24 12:00:00 - Live-Action)
Shōji Nakada, Ryōta Obigane, Ryō Yamada join cast for July musical [ More ]

CGCG Studio HD Presents Sprin' Pan Let's go forward! Anime at Annecy's MIFA Market (2017-05-24 11:01:23 - Anime)
Short centers on 12-year-old girl who admires Peter Pan [ More ]

Skirt no Naka wa Kedamono Deshita. Manga Gets TV Anime (2017-05-24 09:53:52 - Manga, Anime)
Series about college student who meets crossdresser debuts in July [ More ]

Sengoku Basara Dokugan Spinoff Manga Ends in June (2017-05-24 02:02:27 - Manga)
Game franchise spinoff manga by Yasuyuki Nekoi launched in April 2016 [ More ]

25th Ward: The Silver Case Sequel Game Gets Remake (2017-05-24 01:30:00 - Games)
Episodic sequel to Suda51's The Silver Case game originally released 2005-2007 [ More ]

Level-5 CEO: Next Inazuma Eleven Soccer Game to Be Developed for Smartphones Also (2017-05-24 01:00:19 - Games)
Also targeting "high-end game machines"; anime premieres in October [ More ]

Live-Action Anthem of the Heart Film's Teaser Highlights Jun Naruse (2017-05-24 00:30:00 - Live-Action)
July 22 film based on anime by anohana creators [ More ]

Atsushi Abe, Yūichi Nakamura Narrate Yōkai Apāto no Yūga na Nichijō Anime's Teaser Video (2017-05-24 00:00:00 - Anime)
Co-stars reprise drama CD roles for July supernatural show [ More ]

Square Enix, Taro Yoko's SINoALICE Smartphone Game Slated for June 6 (2017-05-23 20:00:00 - Games)
The official Twitter account for Square Enix's SINoALICE iOS and Android smartphone game announced on Tuesday that the game is slated to launch on June... [ More ]

Kaijū Club Live-Action Series Reveals Cast, New Visual (2017-05-23 19:00:00 - Live-Action)
Kanata Hongou, Ryūsei Yokohama, Masato Yano, Ryo Kato, Shogo Yamaguchi, more star in June series [ More ]

Raiden V Side-Shooter Game Listed for PlayStation 4 (2017-05-23 17:45:00 - Games)
Online retailer Amazon is listing a PlayStation 4 game titled Raiden V: Director's Cut Limited Edition from UFO Interactive. According to the Amazon page,... [ More ]

North American Anime, Manga Releases, May 21-27 (2017-05-23 17:06:13 - Anime, Manga, Novels, Games)
Dimension W, Momokuri anime; Delicious in Dungeon, Descending Stories, Girls' Last Tour, The Royal Tutor manga; your name. novel ship [ More ]

Linked Horizon's New Attack on Titan CD Sells 25,273 in 1st Week (2017-05-23 16:30:00 - Music, Games)
Also: Attack on Titan reports lower game sales [ More ]

Seven Seas Licenses Fauna and the Dragonewt's Seven Kingdoms Manga (2017-05-23 15:28:30 - Manga)
Fantasy manga follows dragon archaeologist, human girl [ More ]

Sakura Wars Co-Writer Unveils PS Vita Game (2017-05-23 13:40:00 - Games)
Red Entertainment's "Our World is Ending" game previewed [ More ]

El Shaddai Team Reveals The Lost Child RPG for PS4, PS Vita (2017-05-23 12:35:00 - Games)
Trailer previews game slated to ship in Japan this summer [ More ]

Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen Heads to PS4, Xbox One in Japan, West (2017-05-23 11:10:00 - Games)
Action RPG also launches for PC in Japan this fall [ More ]

God Narrates In Another World With My Smartphone Anime's 2nd Promo Video (Updated) (2017-05-23 09:54:56 - Anime)
Katsumi Fukuhara, Maaya Uchida, Yui Fukuo star in July TV anime [ More ]

Deadline: Saw's James Wan to Produce Resident Evil Reboot Film (2017-05-23 09:20:00 - Live-Action)
Mortal Kombat's reboot's Greg Russo to write scripts for 1st reboot [ More ]

In Another World With My Smartphone Anime Reveals Cast, Theme Song Artists, July 11 Debut (Updated) (2017-05-23 06:50:00 - Anime)
Katsumi Fukuhara, Maaya Uchida, Yui Fukuo, Nanami Yamashita, more in cast; AŌP sings opening [ More ]