With the 19cm Figuarts ZERO version of Sailor Moon now available for pre-order, Bandai has begun preparing the next Senshi for her premium figure debut. The Volks Akihabara Showroom “Hobby Tengoku” has offered a look at the line's unpainted prototype for Sailor Mercury. Get a look after the jump.
To promote the launch of Attack on Titan in Yahoo! Japan's digital bookstore, the site had put together a faux front page, featuring news stories about giant attacks, mixed with interest items about how everyone wants to marry Krista Lenz and Mikasa advice on dating family. Get a look after the jump.
Toei's anime trilogy adaptation of manga pioneer Osamu Tezuka's interpretation of the life of Gautama Buddha continues in February 2014 with Death Note's Kenichi Matsuyama joining the cast as the adult version of Tezuka's original character, Tatta. Get a look at new trailer after the jump.
Gravure idol Shioro Kawana is back in a new "Yamato News" video, combining international release plans for Star Blazers 2199 with some cosplay posing. Get a look after the jump.
Remember Dokuro, Game Arts' PS Vita puzzle-platformer that had a skeleton attempting to save a princess? Well, if you missed out on paying full price for it on Vita last year, it's now available in the iTunes and Google Play stores. More after the jump.
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy is getting a sequel in Japan in the form of Bravely Second, and Square Enix has a handful of screens, artwork, and details for the game following its initial announcement. More after the jump.
Are you always looking for ways to maximize Nintendo 3DS's StreetPass feature? This weekend is for you, because Nintendo is officially turning it into National StreetPass Weekend by mixing up locations and letting players meet more people. Video and more past the break.
In their latest anime promotion, JINS glasses, which are supposed to block blue light from televisions, PCs and Smartphones, have teamed up with Attack on Titan. Get a look after the jump.
Earlier this year Square Enix revealed one of Lightning's MANY outfits in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII to be Yuna's costume from Final Fantasy X. Now it looks like Yuna's Gunner outfit from Final Fantasy X-2 is also getting in on the dress-up fun. Read on for more.
Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment has plenty of new action in store for fans of the series, as players control Kirito and dive into the previously unexplored Hollow Area of the reborn Aincrad. It also now has a date, with a Japanese PS Vita release set for April 24, 2014. More after the jump.
GungHo Online Entertainment has found no shortage of properties to mash Puzzle & Dragons with, and the latest is none other than Hunter x Hunter. More after the jump.
It is officially announced at the "Keroro Birthday & New Project Presentation" event in Tokyo today that a new TV anime series based on Mine Yoshizaki's Sgt. Frog/Keroro Gunsou manga will start airing in spring 2014. Sunrise again produces the new series created by Flash Animation. Hit the jump for more details.
It is revealed today that HISASHI, the lead guitarist of the popular Japanese rock band GLAY, writes, composes, and produces the ED theme song for the 2014 winter TV anime Z/X IGNITION. The song "Monochrome Overdrive" will be 19-year-old voice actress Yurika Endoh's solo debut single. Hit the jump for more.
Osaka-based company Mirafu will release four types of handmade smartphone cases encrusted with Swarovski crystals for iPhone and Android inspired by popular game/anime series Steins;Gate in Japan on December 16. Check the details of the four types, "Badge," "World Line," "Metal," and "Colorful" after the jump.
Though she's drawn them recently, Kinako, the original character designer for this summer's Gatchaman Crowds, has strayed from her frequent fan art subject of sexy Hellsing Nazis to offer a tribute to Kill La Kill's Satsuki Kiryuin and Shirou Iori. Get a look after the jump.