Images of Funko's upcoming Pop! Vocaloid figures

2014-04-11 16:04:24

Funko has released new images of an upcoming Pop! Rocks figure series of Vocaloid characters. The three figures will be of the most popular Vocaloid characters - Hatsune Miku, Kagamine Rin, and Kagamine Len! The figures are expected to become available in stores this June.  

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Hotaru no Nikki PS Vita game promo video

2014-04-11 15:56:39

Nippon Ichi Software has released a new promotional video for the upcoming htoL #NiQ: Hotaru no Nikki (Firefly's Diary). This video features some of the gameplay, in which the player controls a firefly and must guide a girl through a ruin to safety.   The game will be released for the PS Vita in japan on June 19, and will be available as both a digital download and a limited edition r...

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Pokemon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction English dub trailer

2014-04-10 09:52:37

The official Pokemon YouTube channel has released an English dubbed trailer for the upcoming Pokemon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction, set to be released in Japan July 19.   Film Synopsis: In the underground Diamond Domain, where many Carbink live, the Mythical Pokémon Diancie serves as ruler. The Heart Diamond that sustains the land is beginning to fall apart, and Di...

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Super Smash Bros. to arrive on 3DS and WiiU

2014-04-10 09:39:54

The latest Nintendo Direct reveals that the latest Super Smash Bros. game will be arriving on the Nintendo 3DS as well as the Wii U. The Nintendo 3DS version will be released this summer, and the Wii U version will be arriving this winter. Each platform will have different stages but the same fighter roster. Characters will also no longer transform mid-battle, making characters such as Princess ...

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First Persona 3 film English subtitle trailer released

2014-04-10 08:51:54

Aniplex of America has released the English subtitled trailer for Persona 3 The Movie #1 Spring of Birth.   The film will be released May 20 on Blu-ray in both a collector's edition and a standard edition. The standard edition will include English subtitled versions of both the 90 minute theatrical version as well as the 97 minute director's cut version of the film. Trailers, commerci...

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Glasslip anime promotional video and cast announcement

2014-04-08 18:01:54

  Anime studio P.A. Works (Hanasaku Iroha, Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the Sea) is creating the new original anime Glasslip for this summer. The series is set in a small town between the mountains and sea, and a new transfer student who arrives during summer meets a 17 year old aspiring to be a glass blower.   Cast Members: Touko Fukami - Seria Fukagawa Yanagi Takayama - Saori H...

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Mario Kart 8 new features trailer from Nintendo

2014-04-08 17:55:29

Mario Kart 8 is coming to the Wii U towards the end of next month, and this trailer from Nintendo highlights some of the new features that will be included in the game.

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Fairy Tail simulcast announced by FUNimation

2014-04-08 17:55:06

  The new Fairy Tail anime will be simulcast by FUNimation! The show launched in Japan on April 5th and can be found on the FUNimation website. New episodes will be released every Friday at 10:00 PM eastern time.   Synopsis: The most powerful wizards in the Fiore Kingdom are back in this continuation of the hit series! Join Natsu, Happy, and the rest of their teammates as the...

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Magi: Adventure of Sinbad prequel OVA commercial

2014-04-01 18:18:27

Shonen Sunday's YouTube channel has released a TV commercial for the upcoming May release of the third Magi: Sinbad no Bouken spin-off manga, which will be bundled with an OVA DVD. The spin-off is a prequel set 30 years before the events that take place in Magi, and follow Sinbad in his early days before he becomes the king of Sindria.

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Sumo anime Notari Matsutaro preview video

2014-04-01 18:12:55

  Toei has released the preview video for Notari Matsutaro, the anime adaptation of a sumo manga series by Tetsuya Chiba (Ashita no Joe) that began in 1973 and ran for 36 volumes. Main character Matsutaro will be voiced by jidaigeki actor and singer Ken Matsudaira.

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Futsuu no Joshikousei ga [Locodol] Yattemita anime preview video

2014-04-01 18:08:55

KissxSis director Munenori Nawa and studio feel will be adapting Kotaro Kosugi's 4 panel manga Futsu no Joshikousei ga [Locodol] Yattemita (Ordinary High School Girls Tried Being Local Idols). The series will be coming this summer, and will feature high school girls Nanako Usami (voiced by Miku Ito) and Yukari Kohinata (Sachika Misawa) who are a part of the local idol unit "Nagarekawa Gir...

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Mobile Suit Gundam: Side Stories Zeonic Front PS 3 remake promo video

2014-04-01 17:46:14

Bandai Namco Games has released a promotional video for the Zenoic Front remake, which is a part of the Mobile Suit Gundam: Side Stories collection. The story is set during the One-Year War in the year Universal Century 0079. The Midnight Fenrir Team is sent ahead for advance reconnaissance and surprise attacks.   The Mobile Suit Gundam: Side Stories collection includes the new Missi...

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Senran Kagura game promos released

2014-04-01 15:29:01

Famitsu has released new promotional videos for the Nintendo 3DS and PS Vita games Senran Kagura 2 -Shinku- and Deka Mori Senran Kagura, both from Marvelous AQL. Senran Kagura 2 -Shinku- is an action game featuring busty ninjas and new co-op wi-fi play. In Deka Mori Senran Kagura, the ninjas find out that a secret ninja scroll has been made the grand prize in a cooking contest. Various ninja...

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Kenichi the Mightiest Disciple OVA TV broadcast promotional video

2014-03-21 09:07:12

  The Club Sunday Youtube channel has released a promotional video for the TV broadcast of the Kenichi the Mightiest Disciple anime OVAs. The series will be airing on Tokyo MX and BS 11 starting April 8, and will be comprised of 11 episodes under the title Kenichi: The Mightiest Disciple ~Yami no Shugeki~.

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Kights of Sidonia 4th anime commercial

2014-03-21 08:57:29

  King Records has released the fourth TV commercial for the anime adaptation of Tsutomu Nihei’s Knights of Sidonia manga. This commercial features the characters Nagate Tanikaze and Shizuka Hoshijiro, along with the opening theme song "Sidonia". The series will be aired starting April on the Animeism slot in Japan, followed by online streaming through Netflix in both Japanese (with Engl...

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Makai Shin Trillion PS Vita game promotion trailer

2014-03-21 08:26:47

  From Compile Heart and the director of Disgaea 4 comes Makai Shin Trillion, a PS Vita RPG that is a part of the new Makai Ichiban Kan brand. Players take the role of the Demon King Zeabolos, seeking revenge after being defeated by Trillion. In order to defeat the monster, Zeabolos and a mysterious girl named Faust must first gather the help of six Demon Lords.

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Freedom Wars PS Vita game introduction video

2014-03-21 08:11:07

  Freedom Wars, the upcoming PS Vita multiplayer action game, will be arriving in Japan on June 26. Check out the video above, which introduces the story, gameplay, characters, multiplayer, and more.

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Attack on Titan English dub clip features voice of Levi

2014-03-21 07:57:12

Anime distributor FUNimation has released a new clip for the English dubbed version of the Attack on Titan anime. This clip features the voices of Hange, Petra, and Levi. The voice of Eren is due to be announced at the Anime Boston convention, which will be held this weekend.   Voice Actors include:   Mikasa – Trina Nishimura Armin – Josh Grelle Jean – Mike McFarland Reine...

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Fairy Tail promotional video released

2014-03-19 12:42:35

The new Fairy Tail anime is coming this April, and a new promotional video has been released in anticipation of the series. This new version will pick up right where the previous series left off, with new character designs by Shinji Takeuchi.  

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