FUNimation has some interesting release plans for shoujo anime Kamisama Kiss, which will be offered in a limited "Golden Edition collection" with plenty if extras for $129.99. Get a preview of the series' English dub after the jump.
Looks like Mokocchi won't be spending the holidays alone. This December, Sega will be presenting an 18cm Watamote figure in its Japanese arcade crane games. There are two versions of the premium figure's head, and it features soft parts. Get a look after the jump.
The elite ninja Kakashi is set to become the star of Naruto Shippuden in the backstory arc "Kakashi: Shadow of the ANBU Black Ops." The special anime debuts February. More after the jump.
This weekend, Keanu Reeves’ samurai adventure film 47 Ronin opened first in Japan…but not in first place. The mega-budget historical fantasy film only grossed about $1.3 million and the clouds are darkening in Hollywood for the upcoming US release. Say, “Whoa” after the jump.
Mai Kuraki's theme song to the live-action Kiki's Delivery Service has been unveiled along with a new trailer for the adaptation of Eiko Kadono's children novel. Get a look after the jump.
The popular otome franchise Uta No Prince Sama has been pretty busy with recent events, and is getting ready to release the first act out of a previously reported theater group this Christmas. The promotional video features a sample of the exclusive song from Masquerade Mirage, one of the three plays by a group pf princes gathered for the project. Watch the video after the jump!
Following August's special Zeta menu and September's SEED promotion, the Gundam Cafes launched into a series of "Showdown of Fates" rivals promotions, starting with the soon to conclude Gundam 00 Setsuna F Seiei versus Graham Aker. Next up, running December 13-January 8 is a Gundam Wing Heero Yuy versus Zechs Merquise special. Get a look after the jump.
Konami busted out some more info and footage for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, including a reveal of the MGSV prologue's release date. More on that, the Raiden mission, and two trailers past the break.
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.