It seems there's more in store for Compile Heart's notorious Vita-rubbing, card-battling, and dungeon-crawling Genkai games. First there was Monster Monpiece in 2013, followed by Moero Chronicle in 2014, and now the developer is teasing what appears to be next in the series. Hit the jump for more.
Maybe having an enormous speaker shaped like Japan's most famous earless cat robot from the future won't help you break out as an amateur DJ, but this piece of novelty audio equipment is kind of cool in a nerdy way. Hit the jump to check it out.
CG artist Daisuke Onitsuka is back at Khara for the Animator Expo showcase's 24th work, Rapid Rouge. Gainax veteran animator Mahiro Maeda is responsible for the original work and image boarding with FLCL's Kazuya Tsurumaki providing original characters designs and Shuichi Iseki (Me! Me! Me!) as character designer and animation director.
While the Girls und Panzer movie doesn't open until November 21st, advanced tickets go on sale June 6th. For the first offering, the incentive bonus is a selection of 13 clearfiles presenting a time series of a day in the life of competitors of Ōarai Prefectural Girls High School as well as their sensha-dō rivals. Get a look after the jump.
Stella Glow is bringing its strategy-RPG action to Nintendo 3DS in Japan on June 4, with a North American release set for later this year. In the meantime you can see a sample of its song magic in a new pair of trailers featuring Popo and Risette, respectively, and a bit of battle after the jump.
Capcom has shown The Great Ace Attorney at a handful of events like Japan Festa 2015, and that demo will soon be making its way to Nintendo 3DS in the region. Capcom announced plans for a Japanese demo, giving players a chance to try out new features like the Joint Reasoning system that serves up teamwork between ancestral lead Ryuunosuke Naruhodou and Sherlock Holmes. Hit the jump for more.
4Gamer has a new extended gameplay video up for Dissidia Final Fantasy, showing off six of the three-on-three arcade fighter's confirmed characters and a bit of how each of them differ. See the footage after the jump.
Peach-Pit, the authors of Shugo Chara and Rozen Maiden, take a stab at Hitoshi Iwaaki's Parasyte with a new chapter of the Neo Parasyte tribute manga in an upcoming issue of Monthly Afternoon. Hit the jump to sneak a peek.
Plans for the summer TV anime tie-in to multimedia (figures, manga, ect.) fantasy Bikini Warriors have been updated with details about the production, now scheduled to launch July 7th. Naoyuki Kuzuya (Saiyuki Gaiden) helms the feel. (Outbreak Company) x PRA production with Tsuyoshi Tamai (Strike Witches) writing screenplay and composition and Kosuke Murayama (Outbreak Company) as character designer and animation director.
In Tokyo from July 25-28 at Ikebukuro Sunshine City and then in Kobe from August 21-23, a Fate/stay night[Unlimited Blade Works] -Holy Grail’s Atrium exhibit will present life-sized Rin and Archer figures and recreations of scenes such as Archer's summoning, the school hill and the Caster battle. Character goods markers Cospa has announced plans to exhibit Cospatio label cosplay outfits of Rin and Sabers' casual outfits at the event.
Bandai's "Robot Spirits" line is releasing a cool action figure of the Drumlo, a signature antagonist mecha from Yoshiyuki Tomino's acclaimed 1983 fantasy / mecha anime, Aura Battler Dunbine. Hit the jump to check it out.
Kadokawa today announced that a TV anime adaptation of Natume Akatsuki's fantasy comedy light novel series Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku o! (Gifting this Wonderful World with Blessings!) is in the works by Studio Deen (pupa, Bakumatsu Rock). Hit the jump for more details.
23-year-old anime voice actress/singer Sumire Uesaka announced at her fan club launch event in Tokyo yesterday that she will release her next 6th single "Inner Urge" on Jyly 22 and it will be featured as the ED song for the TV anime A Boring World Where the Concept of "Dirty Jokes" Does Not Exist. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the Ghost in the Shell anime franchise has announced that 43-year-old voice actor Kenjiro Tsuda will voice a new character Pyromania in the two newly-produced episodes of Ghost in the Shell: Arise - Alternative Architecture. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Chie Shinkyu's seinen manga series Wakako Zake launched today, announcing that the protagonist Wakako Murasaki is voiced by 29-year-old voice actress Miyuki Sawashiro. Check the latest information after the jump.