Games & Anime

Momo Kyun Sword anime promotional video released

2014-04-23 15:38:08

The Kibidango Project YouTube channel has released the first promotional video for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of the digital light novel series Momo Kyun Sword.   Momo Kyun Sword is (loosely) based on the famous Japanese folktale Momotaro, in which a boy is born from a giant peach and sets off on an adventure to fight a band of oni. In the Momo Kyun Sword franchise, the protagon...

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Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call announced for western release

2014-04-23 15:32:54

Square Enix has announced a western release of Nintendo 3DS rhythm game Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call. The game will include over 60 characters and 221 songs, and will feature new gameplay modes such as Versus Mode and Quest Medleys.

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Sword Art Online II worldwide simulcast confirmed by Aniplex

2014-04-23 15:26:40

Aniplex of America has announced that the Sword Art Online II anime will be simulcast worldwide. This announcement took place at the SAO panel held at the Sakura-Con event in Seattle last weekend, and included some other announcements: The anime sequel is set to begin airing in Japan this July, and Aniplex has confirmed plans of holding Sword Art Online II premiere screening events in the US, Fran...

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Tales of Hearts R English subbed trailer released

2014-04-23 15:20:35

Namco Bandai Games has streamed an announcement trailer for the Tales of Hearts R PlayStation Vita game, which is set for release in Europe and the Americas this winter. The game is a remake of the Nintendo DS RPG Tales of Hearts, but will be fully voiced and will feature new story events. Former NPC Calcedny Arcome will also be available as a party character.   Story Synopsis from Na...

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Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment coming to North American PS Vitas this summer

2014-04-23 08:37:55

  Bandai Namco Games has announced that the PS Vita game Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment will be available for download in North America this summer. Players will be able to explore the 76 cities in Aincrad and find new friends or party members for their adventures. Kirito will also be able to strengthen his relationship with his partners by doing activities with them in the cities, in...

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New 2014 Godzilla film trailer shows off monster

2014-04-23 08:08:17

  A new trailer has been released for the upcoming Godzilla remake film. The trailer is titled "Nature Has An Order," and features a good look at Godzilla and the signature roar.   The film will be released in 3D, 2D, and at IMAX theaters on May 16.

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Fatal Frame horror game live action movie adaptation announced

2014-04-23 08:03:23

A live-action film adaptation of the PlayStation 2 game Fatal Frame (Zero / Project Zero) has been announced. The movie will be directed by Mari Asato and will feature two popular models from the Seventeen magazine, Ayami Nakajo and Aoi Morikawa.   The original PlayStation 2 game follows a heroine who uses a camera that can be used to photograph and battle with spirits. The game and...

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Ultra Street Fighter IV Opening Trailer released

2014-04-18 10:59:09

Capcom has released an opening trailer for the upcoming Ultra Street Fighter IV, featuring the cast of characters that will be appearing. The game debuted in Japanese Arcades on April 17, and will be available for digital download in North America and Europe after April 2014.

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Lupin the IIIrd: Jigen Daisuke no Bogyo film teaser trailer streamed

2014-04-18 10:50:42

  A teaser trailer for the Lupin the IIIrd: Jigen Daisuke no Bohyo (Daisuke Jigen's Gravestone) has been released, and the official website has been updated with a new key visual.   The film begins with Lupin and Jigen stealing the secret treasure Little Comet from East Doroa. While they succeed, Jigen is targeted by a notorious assassin named Yael Okuzaki. Yael is known for c...

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Diancie Pokemon film trailer released

2014-04-18 10:38:40

  The Pokemon Company Japan YouTube channel has released the second trailer for the upcoming Pokemon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction anime film. The anime will premiere in Japan on July 19, and features the new Pokemon Diancie.  

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Girls und Panzer gameplay footage against Pravda High

2014-04-17 07:48:55

  Check out some more Girls und Panzer game footage with a new gameplay video! In this fight the girls are facing Pravda High School.   The Girls und Panzer: Senshado, Kiwamemasu! PS Vita game will be released in Japan on June 26.

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Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars launch trailer

2014-04-17 07:45:08

Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars has been released by Atlus for the PS Vita and Nintendo 3DS systems in North America. The Disciple Weapon Pack DLC will be offered free for the first month, and two Danganronpa themed quests will be added in May for free as well.   The game is also set to be released in Europe sometime this May.

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Aldnoah.Zero robot anime commercial

2014-04-16 16:38:04

The Aldnoah.Zero anime website has been updated with the first commercial for the upcoming July robot anime. The series is directed by Fate/zero director Ei Aoki and is written by Gen Urobuchi.  

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Attack on Titan coming to Toonami

2014-04-16 16:33:44

  The hit anime Attack on Titan will be broadcast on Cartoon Network, according to the latest announcement from FUNimation! The show will begin airing Saturday nights at 11:30pm starting May 3.

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Freedom Wars to have western release in 2014

2014-04-16 16:24:24

Sony has announced that the multiplayer PS Vita game Freedom Wars will be getting a western release in 2014. The game will be released in Japan on June 26 and while no additional information has been released regarding the western release, there will be another announcement on April 17.   Game Synopsis from Sony: In the not-too-distant future, atmospheric pollution has devastated the...

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Soul Sacrifice Delta PS Vita game coming to the West this May

2014-04-16 15:16:34

Sony has announced that the PS Vita action game Soul Sacrifice Delta will be coming to the west. The game will feature new content such as additional sorcerers, arenas, spells, and quests as well as improvements to the Archfiend AI, character customization, and graphics engine.   Those who have save data from the first Soul Sacrifice will be able to transfer their game onto Delta and ...

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