A demo of Valkyria: Azure Revolution, the latest entry in Sega's Valkyria series of JRPGs, was included with the February 10, 2016, release of Valkyria Chronicles Remastered in Japan, and now an extensive, nearly 43 minute video of gameplay footage from the demo is available online. Hit the jump to check it out.
Idea Factory International announced western release dates for Trillion 1,000,000,000,000: God of Destruction. The strategy-RPG about taking down a god with a trillion HP hits PS Vita in North America on March 29, followed by Europe on April 1. See new screens and more after the jump.
Captain Sumitani of Anime! Anime!, a Japanese media news site, has published an extensive photo report of the anime-themed snow sculptures on display at the 67th Sapporo Snow Festival, which runs until February 11 at the venues in Odori and Susukino and until February 18 at the venue in Tsudome. Hit the jump to check a sampling of the pictures.
It’s a big day for fans of giant kaiju and the brave Japanese superheroes who battle them! That’s because Ultraman Nexus, the 20th entry in Tsuburaya Productions’ long running Ultraman series, has come to Crunchyroll! Read on for full details!
Love is in the air, or least the Chaldea Gate, for mobile phone RPG Fate/Grand Order. The highlight of this "Fuss of Valentine's Lady" event is the introduction of Saber Bride, Nero Claudius (known to fans as "Red Saber") as she appeared in PSP RPG Fate/Extra CCC. Sakura Tange voices the character designed by Arco Wada. More after the jump.
Last Wednesday marked the first week in Crunchyroll's Square Enix Manga Month, and they're back again today with two more titles to expand upon. This time it's volume 6 of Takahashi-san is listening. and chapters 29-35 of Scum's wish. More after the jump.
Sentai Filmworks' home video release of fan-favorite Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun is coming next month, and with the week's counting down, they've been introducing the English dub cast. Second up, Monica Rial shows us how to schmooze with the ladies as "The Prince," Yu Kashima! Get a look after the jump.
Kodansha's English language release of Robico's My Little Monster manga wraps up March 29th with volume 13, collecting the series' 2013 spin-off. And, they'll be sending off the series that inspired Brain's Base's 2012 anime in style, with 60 pages of bonus content. More after the jump.
Amazon has announced the order of four 13-episode seasons of new Amazon Original Kids Series Thunderbirds Are Go to debut on Prime Video in the US. This CG remake of Gerry Anderson's British "supermarionation" puppet sci-fi mecha series will debut on Prime Video in the US later this year. Of note, anime creator Shoji Kawamori (Macross, Aquarion) designed the mech flown by the series' Japanese pilot Tanusha “Kayo” Kyrano.
Hey, remember back in 2014 when Sony confirmed plans to work with Sega on a hybrid live-action/CG-animated Sonic the Hedgehog movie? It looks like that's still in the works according to an interview with Hajime Satomi, president and CEO of Sega Sammy Holdings Inc., over at The World Folio. More after the jump.
An early look at the upcoming issue of CoroCoro magazine has provided a preview of Magiana, a new Mythical, Artificial Pokémon. This mysterious addition was created by humans 500 years ago, and has a one meter metallic body with complicated machinery. More than that, it's the subject of the 19th anime movie, Volcanion and the Exquisite Magiana. Get a look after the jump.
Additional staff members have been announced and new character designs have been revealed for Endride, an upcoming original TV anime directed by Keiji Gotoh and featuring animation by Brain's Base. Hit the jump to learn more.
While North American RPG fans have to wait until April 15 to play Bravely Second: End Layer, Europe gets to dig into the full game on February 26, with a demo set to launch in the region tomorrow. Thus, it's the perfect time for Nintendo UK to introduce everyone to two of the sequel's characters. More after the jump.
Japan, the land where every other game gets its own PlayStation 4 model with a themed hard drive bay cover, is bestowing Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness with the honor next. Sony announced the model, which will be available in Jet Black or Glacier White when the game launches on March 31. More after the jump.
Bandai Namco is almost caught up with the present in the latest trailer for Kamen Rider: Battride War Genesis, which covers Heisei-era Riders from 2009-2012. Watch introductions and battle showcases for Kamen Rider W, W Fang Joker, Accel, Eternal, Joker, OOO, Birth, Fourze, and Meteor in the video after the jump.