Given when Madoka Magica: Rebellion Story opened, it's not technically the first Halloween since Nagisa Momoe was introduced into the mahou shoujo crew. You couldn't tell from the Online game's eagerness to get her into a costume, celebrating with the rest of the girls. Already the cards with the holiday designs are making the rounds. Get a look after the jump.
Following up on last month's staff announcement, the principal cast has now been announced for the January 2015 adaptation of Osamu Takahashi's Young Ace harem action manga Isuca. Keisuke Koumoto is Shinichirō Asano, a financially distressed young man who takes work doing odd-jobs for Ibuki Kido voiced Sakuya, the heir to the Shimazu family of exorcists. More after the jump.
Viz Media Europe has announced the regional distribution rights for this fall's TERRAFORMARS sci-fi anime, and with it, listed that the series will run 13 episodes. While a two-episode OVA series is covering the BUGS 2 arc from the manga's first volume, the TV series adapts the Annex 1 arc, which is ongoing through the 10th volume, collected in August.
The fine folks at web series Did You Know Gaming? are here with a trivia-loaded look into the mega-popular Nintendo DS. From the system's origins to the unique design opportunities offered up to developers through its innovative second screen, see how much you know about what could have been called Nitro or City Boy after the jump.
Japanese rapper, singer, songwriter Tiagrah launches her new song, and new brand concept, on the back of a wild and colorful fully animated promo clip. Get an eyeful of “Spanky Afro Tiger Jet” after the jump!
After impressing the Academy with Oscar-nominated anime short "Possessions," Shuhei Morita has impressed a whole lot of anime fans writing and directing the Tokyo Ghoul TV series. In a new interview, FUNimation shares Morita's thoughts on the recent anime. Get a look after the jump.
Back in April, the KanColle battleship girl browser game waged war on fans' hearts with the introduction of destroyer Amatsukaze, the new companion to the super popular speedster Shimakaze and eager beaver Yukikaze. On sale now, the Nendoroid super-deformed figure you knew was coming is slated for January, followed by the posable figma in March. Get a look after the jump.
The gokiburi invasion has begun! Along with the TerraFormars anime and figma, the evolved roaches of the hit sci-fi action series have inspired a "swarm" of Bandai candy figures (trading minis, packaged with gum). Four sets of three 5cm monsters are being packaged, including “crawling and clinging”, “scouting”, “smart”, and “commander and follower” Terraformars. Check out the company's preview after the jump.
Announced last month, Kamen Rider: SummonRide is Bandai Namco's way of getting in on collectible NFC (Near Field Communication) figure-powered games. This week's issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu reveals the release date, which has the four-player co-op action coming to PlayStation 3 and Wii U in Japan on December 4. Hit the jump for more.
The next series to join Crunchyroll's fall anime simulcast lineup is Orenchi no Furo Jijo. The series will broadcast every Monday starting on October 6 at 9:00am Pacific Time for premium members, with free members able to watch one week later. Read on for more.
During Tokyo Game Show, Sega revealed a 15-minute story trailer for Yakuza 0. Now you can see the extended preview of its story—which follows a 20-year-old Kazuma Kiryu in a prequel set in December 1988—after the jump.
Bandai Namco recently livestreamed some new Tales of Zestiria footage, offering up the first look at the party battling a dragon. Dragons are said to play a major role in Zestiria's story. They come in a variety of sizes, and the one on display in the clip after the jump looks pretty imposing.
Another day, another trailer building up to the October 2 launch of Omega Quintet. This one introduces another of the RPG's idols, Nene, who is faint-hearted and jumpy. Watch her in dialogue scenes and battle in the video after the jump.
Hatsune Miku gets to sponsor a GT300 class racing team and every year she gets special designs and even mecha. Frankly, SANRIO and the Hello Kitty to Issho! Project collaboration Vocaloid Nekomura Iroha is a bit jealous. So, while she might not be track-ready any time soon, her moe artist designer okama has shared a sketch of the feline singer's racing look. Check it out after the jump.
From anime to games, the latest collaboration between Pharrell Williams and artist Takashi Murakami covers all the bases. There's some dating sim action, a little bit of Adventure Island, and more in the visuals for "It Girl," one of the tracks off Pharrell's gold-certified album G I R L. Video after the jump!