It is officially confirmed today that a TV anime adaptation of a PSP adventure/rhythm game Bakumatsu Rock released by MarvelousAQL last month is already set for July. The TV anime is animated by Studio Deen (Hakuouki, Meganebu!). Check the cast/staff list, and game PVs after the jump.
Amphibian invader comedy Sgt Frog returns to anime for the first time in nearly three years on March 22 with a new Sunrise Flash anime directed by Haruki Kasugamori. Check a look at new preview after the jump.
This April, Gonzo will be adapting Korean NCsoft's Blade & Soul, a martial fantasy MMORPRG, inspired by the four benevolent animals of Chinese mythology. A new preview has been posted along with character design illustrations. Get a look after the jump.
We've seen a few of the hostesses in the upcoming Dream C Club: GoGo, and D3 Publisher is here to introduce another. Ouka takes center stage in the latest trailer, which has the fortune teller performing "Full Moon Takishimetai" after the jump.
In the seventh promo for Shaft and director Akiyuki Shinbo's (Madoka Magica, Monogatari, this season's Nisekoi) spring Mekakucity Actors anime we're introduced to the eighth member of the Mekakushi Dan, Misuzu Togashi voiced Hibiya Amamiya. Get a look after the jump.
Anime merchandise and apparel manufacturer Cospa will be releasing costume sets under their Cospatio high-quality cosplay brand name based on “Kantai Collection”. YATTAR JAPAN brings us pics and info after the jump!
A photo of a store display at an undisclosed anime shop in Japan is getting lots of attention because the display is showcasing the majority of the idol anime / game franchises for male audiences together. Ps, Love Livers, WUG fans and AiKatsu Ojisans are discussing the possible idol war due to this brave, but thoughtless act of promotion. Is this act bad enough to cause a war between fandoms? See the controversial photo after the jump.
Girls und Panzer: Senshadō, Kiwamemasu! has a real-time zapping system that lets players freely switch between tanks during battle. A fresh set of screens is here to show a bit of this in action and more after the jump.
One of the most exciting things about the Oculus Rift VR headset is what fans are doing with homebrew projects. See one of the recent experiments, which takes The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker and tweaks it for a more immersive experience, after the jump.
March 9th is a special day for both green-haired Vocaloid fans and mobile suit fans in Japan, because the phonic pronunciation of 3 and 9 can be either "Miku" or "Zaku"! Lots of great illustrations to celebrate the day are posted annually and some of this year's contributions were found on Twitter. Check out some of the fan art after the jump!
Assault Suit Leynos is a horizontal shooter that first made its debut on Sega Mega Drive in Japan in 1990 before being localized as Target Earth. Developer Dracue Software is doing a full-on remake of the original for PlayStation 4, and you can see the debut trailer after the jump.
If you want something funky to store your 3DS LL/XL in, Japan has you covered with a special Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth pouch. The colorful case is up for pre-order on Amazon.jp, and will be released alongside the 3DS game's Japanese debut on June 5. Pics and more after the jump.
The Kickstarter page for fully-funded indie RPG Pier Solar HD recently updated with word that the game is now on Steam Greenlight. You can head over there now to vote on Pier Solar HD, which is also coming to a bunch of other platforms. New trailer and more past the jump.
Are you dying for the next season of Rooster Teeth’s anime RWBY? There’s a little bit of relief for fans by way of a production diary that might make the wait until July a little shorter. Check out the video after the jump.
Back in December, Shirow Miwa, known his work on the manga Dogs and with the band Supercell, merged his long running appreciation for Pacific Rim with a bit of Kill La Kill for a Mako x Mako mash-up. This week's he returned to the latter subject for a mash-up of with his own characters, then some straight KlK work. Get a look after the jump.