Now scheduled for November 27th, Nitroplus (Saya no Uta, Super Sonico) has posted a preview of their upcoming visual novel Tokyo Necro, which features concept by Psycho-Pass' Makoto Fukami and script by Steins;Gate contributor Vio Shimakura. Get a look after the jump.
The latest inspiration for speculation among shape eyed otaku is that writer Twitter account of Gen Urobuchi, known for Madoka Magica and Psycho-Pass and before that Nitro+ works including Fate/zero, has recently become linked to folks from anime studio Trigger. Among the 259 follows are now the studio, as well as Panty and Stocking/Kill La Kill' Hiroyuki Imaishi and Shigeto Koyama. More after the jump.
In July, Examu (Arcana Heart) developed crossover fighting game Nitroplus Blasters: Infinite Heroines Duel! finally added the long promised Fate/zero version of Saber. This month, they're finally bring in Nitro+ music mascot Super Sonico, along with her First Astronomical Velocity bandmates. She, along with Ethica Kibanohara from the upcoming visual novel Tokyo Necro arrive for the arcade version August 6th.
Kumamon, the official regional mascot of Kumamoto Prefecture, is teaming up with the upcoming anime film Yowamushi Pedal: The Movie, Hit the jump to check out the collaboration.
Good Smile Company is releasing a new set of Nendoroid Petit figures featuring the girls from Love Live! School Idol Project in their outfits for the "Angelic Angel" song from the Love Live! The School Idol Movie theatrical film. Hit the jump to check them out.
The Digimon Adventure tri Complete Selection Animation Digivice is absolutely gorgeous. That's probably why Bandai began showing off a commercial that details the updated device. Hit the jump to see it in action!
Digimon World: Next Order was announced for PS Vita earlier this month, and it's set to launch in Japan sometime next year. Bandai Namco followed that up with the first teaser, showing bits of the adventure's gameplay and its characters after the jump.
Yokai Watch is exceedingly popular these days, going around the world with new toys, new games, and more. Toys that hang out on the rim of your cup also seem to be popular with kids and adult, and it appears both worlds have met in the middle with these new figures. Hit the jump to give them a look!
Japanese professional figure skater Nobunari Oda has a flair for popping up in unusual advertisements, and this time he's lending his image (and his laugh) in an odd ad for Joysound Max, a line of audio equipment for karaoke. Hit the jump to laugh like a loony while riding a tiny white pony.
Resident Evil fans were given a bit of a treat a day or so ago when the Resident Evil 2 HD project made its rounds on the internet, prompting Capcom to reach out and ask fans about what they think about the fan creation. Hit the jump for more!
Gecco Corp has a mighty fancy Bloodborne Hunter statue on the way. Sculpted by Shinya Akao, the 1/6 scale Hunter is priced at $299 and set for a December release. Pics and more after the jump.
The first major battle between the main characters in HYPERSONIC music club and the evil Extra Dimensional Demon Girls finally reaches its climax in a shocking new story page by artist Hiroyuki Takahashi! See who wins the desperate fight after the jump!
The final character trailer for Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight has been released, and it details Chloe the War Magus, who's said to play an important role in your party. Hit the jump for more details!
If you're one of the many Dead or Alive Xtreme fans out there, you should be excited for the latest news to come out of the Dead or Alive Festival. Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 is being made right now and it's in development at Team Ninja! Hit the jump for more details!
North American publisher Dark Horse has posted a preview of The Art of Satoshi Kon. The hard cover features 136 pages of material from the acclaimed director's movies Perfect Blue, Tokyo Godfathers, Millennium Actress, and Paprika, and his television series Paranoia Agent and more, along with special tribute from director Darren Aronofsky. Get a look after the jump