This Week in CRNews: Weekend Anime Edition

Hot news, big features, and stories you may have missed!

I don't know about you all, but this season's weekends have been a real treat for me, anime-wise. My queue seems more loaded than usual, from new episodes of the always fun Hunter x Hunter to Attack on Titan. What have you been keeping up with, marathoning on weekends, or just generally enjoying so far? Let's talk about it after the recap!


Below you'll find a bevy of hot stories, features and video posted throughout the week. But that's not all. We've also compiled a few stories we missed, so be sure to check those out, as well. 


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"Attack on Titan" Anime Studio Needs More Animators

Live-Action Film "Kiki's Delivery Service" Confirmed

"Iron Man 3" Director Comments on Hollywood "Death Note"

"Top 25 Hottest Anime Babes" Poll Results

KyoAni Confirms Sexy Swimming Anime "Free!"



Project Aims to Redraw "Akira" Manga Using "Simpsons" Characters

Nintendo Announces New Tour Dates for "Legend of Zelda" Symphony

“Mario Bros.” Power Box Causes Bomb Scare

"THE [email protected] SHINY FESTA" Launches For North American iOS Devices

"Love Lab" Previews Introduce Next Group of Schoolgirls in Anime Pipeline

"Puella Magi Madoka Magica" Collaboration With Japanese Stamp Maker

"Metal Gear" Celebrates 25 Years with Legacy Collection on PS3

"Evangelion 3.0" Home Video Release Inspires 9 Patty Cheeseburger

Swimsuit Figure of Hitler as Bishoujo Idol Gets a Repainted Rerelease

Action Hero Jesus and Buddha Promote "Saint Young Men" Anime Movie

Good Smile Company Offers Vocaloid Earphone Jacks for When the Music Stops

Nicktoons Picks Up Complete "Yu-Gi-Oh!" Library

Sentai Filmworks Licenses Makoto Shinkai's "The Garden of Words"

Microsoft's Next Xbox to Be Revealed on May 21

"Pacific Rim" Director Developing Adaptation of Naoki Urasawa's "Monster" Manga at HBO

Screens of Shinji Mikami's "The Evil Within" Game Look Plenty Freaky

Mega Man Stands Tall with 25th Anniversary Statue

Meet World Cosplay Summit's US Team

Marvel at This Massive LEGO "Evangelion" Eva Unit-01

"Pokémon Black/White 2" Deoxys Distribution Kicks Off on May 8

"Tiger & Bunny the Movie - The Rising" Release Delayed, Fans Not Mad

Over 16 Thousand Votes Cast for Most Moe Heroine of Spring 2013

Russian Parents Demand "Death Note" Ban




"Age of Wushu" Review

Fanart Friday - Green Around the Gills Edition

Nico Nico Chokaigi 2013 Photo Report Part 1: Industry Booth Cosplayers



Pokémon Parody Takes a Swing at PSY's "Gentleman"

"Ratchet & Clank" Movie Announcement - Teaser

"Evangelion: Final" Preview Offers Violent, Spoilery Look at Upcoming Movie

Puffy AmiYumi Sort Of Returns for "Teen Titans Go!" Theme

Amazing Student Animated Short From Intern at Ghibli and Disney

Internet Commentator Asks "Is Anime Racist?"

"Fairy Tail" Heats Up with Pool OVA Preview and Author Sketches

Mexican "Dragon Ball" Music Video Gets Almost Four Million Views in One Week

Countdown of Top 30 "Attack on Titan" Opening Parodies

"Animal Crossing: New Leaf" Trailer Shops 'Til It Drops

Get Up Close and Personal with PS4's DualShock 4 Controller

"Makai Ouji: Devils and Realist" Anime Preview

"Ace Attorney 5" Trailer Kicks Off the Investigation on 3DS



Don't Cry, Tears to Tiara II Will Release In Japan This October [Siliconera]

Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut trailer questions everything [Joystiq]

Comics Publisher Valiant Releases The First Trailer For 'Harbinger Wars: Battle for Las Vegas' [MTV Multiplayer]

Let's watch the first few minutes of Zeno Clash II [Destructoid]

Disgaea 2 Characters Show Up In Disgaea Dimension 2 As DLC [Siliconera]


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Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. His blog can be found at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter at @Moldilox.

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