Muv Luv Alternative: Total Eclipse, the anime adaptation of the mecha war visual novel series that is proud to count Attack on Titan Hajime Isayama among its ardent fans, will be getting a North American release by Sentai Filmworks. Along with this new license, e company's January release slate has been announced. Get he the details after the jump.
Shoji Gatoh recently made the news with the teaser for a new Full Metal Panic! project. Odds are long about that turning out to be anime, but his Amagi Brilliant Park light novel series is getting an anime adaptation, and getting on this fall from Kyoto Animation at that. Check out the new ad after the jump.
Chaika - The Coffin Princess Avenging Battle's opening theme, "Shikkoku o Nuritsubuse" by Iori Nomizu (voice of the series' Vivi) and end theme, "Watashi wa Omae no Naka ni Iru" by coffin princess are getting a simultaneous release by Flying Dog on October 29th. The music label has posted a short version of the music video for the fall fantasy anime's opening, set to be released with song's limited edition packaging. Get a look after the jump.
One of the most popular programs on the open stage in Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2014 was, of course, the HappinessCharge PreCure! character show. The kids in the front seats were cheering their favorite heroines with the shout of "Ganbare!" (Hang in there!) as loud as possible. Check the photo report after the jump!
Following last week's Cooking Mama chocolate cornets,is back with another Japanese pop culture inspired baking project. This week, she's put together an instructional video on how to make "Sailor Moon Transformation Brooch Pinata Cookies." See how after the jump.
Maximum the Hormone, the nu metal/hardcore punk band with songs dedicated to Dragon Ball's Freiza and themes featured on Air Master, Death Note and Akagi, are back in the US for the first time since March 2008 to play KNOTFEST USA on October 25th and in New York on 27th. Check out their message to local fans after the jump.
Capcom shared the opening movie for Monster Hunter 4G, which is coming to Nintendo 3DS in Japan on October 11 and then making its way west in early 2015 as Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate. See how the monster hunting action kicks off after the jump.
In addition to Dynasty Warriors 8: Empires, Koei Tecmo announced plans to bring Toukiden Kiwami to PS Vita in North America and Europe next year. The expansion to the original—which launched back in February—introduces more Slayers, Oni, storylines, and chapters. Hit the jump for more.
As previously revealed, Final Fantasy Record Keeper targets the nostalgia of FF fans by letting them enter paintings of past Final Fantasy worlds to view sealed stories and relive some of the greatest battles. Yes, that includes the beloved Final Fantasy VII, which you can see making the transition from 3D to 2D in the trailer after the jump.
Edging towards the sci-fi series' September 26th premiere, the fourth Terra Formars anime ad introduces the BUGS 2 expedition's German contingent with Koji Yusa voiced Adolf Reinhardt and Ayane Sakura voiced Eva Frost. Get a look after the jump.
Episode 148 of Hunter x Hunter is finally here and the staff and voices of the show have gone online to share how they celebrated the culmination of three years of a series that was clearly at least as well liked by those working on it as it was by the fans watching. Check it out after the jump.
Koei Tecmo announced plans to bring some more Dynasty Warriors to the west, with Dynasty Warriors 8: Empires set for North America and Europe in Q1 2015. This time around the focus shifts away from the historical figures of the Three Kingdoms of China, placing more emphasis on player-created characters and strategy. Hit the jump for more.
Taking the sprites of the original 151 Pokémon and recreating them in Minecraft sounds like a no-brainer, but actually executing the task is another thing entirely. It took redditor QueenMercury anywhere from 30 minutes to 3 hours a pop to craft the creatures, and you can see each one of the results in the imgur gallery after the jump.
We're getting closer and closer to the October 3 release of Super Smash Bros. on 3DS, so Nintendo is ramping up promotion. Watch as folks settle their scores with the help of Smash in a trio of TV commercials after the jump.
It looks like Gundam creator Yoshiyuki Tomino isn't the only one making progress on their space elevator! On the eve of the debut of his Gundam Reconguista in G, which, from its inception, revolved around the science fiction-ish concept, a Japanese construction firm has announced their plans to make it a reality. More after the jump.