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    Monday August 10, 2015
  • FEATURE: Monster Mondays - Karakasa-Obake (One-Legged Umbrella)

    What has a long, wet tongue and legs for days? The KARAKASA-OBAKE, of course!

    Last week, we dove into the terrifying world of the Kappa and its disturbing diet decisions. But this week on Monster Mondays, let's learn about the KARAKASA-OBAKE, an adorable umbrella youkai with one leg, one eye, and a very long tongue. Have you spotted these wacky creatures in anime or manga? Check out the list of appearances and whimsical imagery in this week's MONSTER MONDAYS!

  • Saturday July 19, 2014
  • FEATURE: Upcoming Anime and Manga Live-Action Film Flyer Collection

    Space Brothers, Vanguard, PreCure, Dragon Ball Z, and more!

    As always, I was able to find some flyers for the upcoming anime films and live-action film adaptations of popular manga series, which are mainly scheduled to be released in Japan in the second half of 2014, at my nearest cinema complex yesterday. Check the latest flyer collection after the jump.

  • Monday June 23, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yōkai Watch 2" Game Trailers Get into the Sequel Spirit

    Level-5's latest hits Nintendo 3DS in Japan in two versions on July 10

    Yōkai Watch 2 is coming out in Japan in two versions in just a bit more than two weeks, so it's appropriate that we have two new trailers promoting the upcoming sequel. This time our hero goes back in time to a Showa-era version of Sakura New Town, and you can see previews of the fun that follows after the jump. 

  • Tuesday May 20, 2014
  • "Yōkai Watch" Gets Its Own 3DS XL in Japan

    Portable arrives on July 10 for ¥18,000

    Level-5's Yōkai Watch is a hit in Japan, and Nintendo has something special in store for those who wish to get their handheld into the spirit. A limited edition Yōkai Watch portable is coming to Japan on July 10 with the arrival of the 3DS LL Yōkai Watch Jibanyan Pack. Pics and more after the jump.

  • Thursday May 15, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yōkai Watch 2" Haunts Up a New Promo and TV Spot

    Sequel hits Nintendo 3DS in two versions in Japan on July 10

    Level-5 had a success on its hands with the first Yōkai Watch game, and the second is coming to Nintendo 3DS in Japan in two versions on July 10. You can see the latest footage of the time-slipping sequel after the jump.

  • Tuesday April 15, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yōkai Watch 2" Introduces New Spirits in First Promo

    Sequel hits Japan in two versions on July 10

    A few days ago Level-5 announced a sequel to Yōkai Watch, due out in two versions. Yōkai Watch 2: Ganso and Yōkai Watch 2: Honke hit Nintendo 3DS in Japan on July 10, and you can see the first brief look at them and some of the new spirits within in the promo and TV commercial after the jump.

  • Friday April 11, 2014
  • "Yōkai Watch 2" Announced for Two-Version Release in Japan This July

    Level-5's 3DS game follow-up heads to Japan on July 10

    This month's issue of CoroCoro magazine announced a sequel to Level-5's multimedia franchise Yōkai Watch, which will be returning to Nintendo 3DS in two versions. Yōkai Watch 2: Ganso (Founder) and Yōkai Watch 2: Honke (Head) are set to hit 3DS in Japan on July 10. Read on for more.