Love Live! School Idol Festival is already enjoying success as an iOS and Android release, reaching millions of players across the world. Now it's going to be making a splash as a popular arcade game in Japanese arcades. Hit the jump for more!
Sanrio and Bit are teaming up to produce a limited edition run of winter-themed chocolates designed to serve as souvenirs for foreign tourists visiting Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
The January issue of shoujo manga magazine Aria, out in Japan on November 28th, has launched comedy spin-off Seven Deadly Sins Production from Chiemi Sakamoto. This one imagines the cast as the stars of a from a live-action TV drama, with Meliodas a genius child actor, Diane made a giant with CG effects and so on.
Atlus and Nintendo have been trickling out more videos for Genei Ibun Roku #FE, the crossover between Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem that's coming to Wii U in Japan on December 26. Meet Maiko Shimazaki after the jump.
Koi Ikeno, the author such shōjo manga as Tokimeki Tonight and Nurse Angel Ririka SOS, will be publishing a new autobiographical manga in the electronic edition of Shueisha's Cookie manga magazine. Hit the jump to learn more.
AnimeSongCollabo videos collect contributions from fan musicians and vocalists and compiles them into complete covers of favorite anime themes. This weekend, the themes of fall 2015's anime season have been collected. Sorry, One-Punch Man or Iron-Blooded Orphans openings, but still plenty of awesomeness. Check out the results after the jump.
From the anime series Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works] comes a figma 2.0 of lead Shirou Emiya. The poseable figure comes with a cheerful smiling expression, a shouting expression for combat and a condescending expression. Optional parts include his school bag, slipper parts, an enhanced steel pipe and a right hand with magic circuits. The twin blades, Kanshou and Bakuya are also both included.
It looks like Sony is choosing to wind down the PlayStation Store for PSP owners in Japan as early as next March. Hit the jump for more info!
Aquaplus has just announced following its 20th anniversary celebration in Tokyo the final Utawarerumono chapter: Utawarerumono: The Two Hakuoro. Hit the jump for more!
The official website for the ongoing Ultraman X tokusatsu TV series today announced that its all-new feature film titled Gekijyouban Ultraman X: Kitazo! Warera no Ultraman (Ultraman X The Movie: Here Comes! Our Ultraman) will be released in Japan on March 12, 2016. Check the main visual after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Hiroki Uchida's sci-fi light novel series Schwarzesmarken, a spin-off project of âge's adult PC game Muv-Luv Alternative, today posted a 90-second PV to introduce its main characters with their voices. Check the latest clip after the jump!
In the 8th episode of The Testament of Sister New Devil Burst TV anime aired in Japan yesterday, it was confirmed that the 4th member of its OP song unit Metamorphose was 50-year-old voice actress Megumi Ogata, best known as Shinji Ikari in the Evangelion franchise. Hit the jump for more details.
When the Minecraft-inspired Dragon Quest Builders hits Japan on January 28, 2016, a special themed PlayStation 4 model will join it. Pre-orders are now up at Sony Store Japan for Jet Black and Glacier White versions, each packing a controller, the usual accessories, a themed hard-drive bay cover, an original PS4 sleeve, and an original theme. More after the jump.
Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax is fast approaching its December 17 launch in Japan, so Sega is here with an extended trailer showcasing the fighter's full roster. See the footage after the jump.
After being announced during the recent Nintendo Direct presentation, Pokémon Picross now has an official release date for the west. According to the Pokémon Twitter, the 3DS game hits the eShop in North America and Europe on December 3. More after the jump.