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6:00 PM on 12.10.2014

Aw snap, Ninninger's toys reveal Shurikenjin's gimmicks

It's time to look at Ninninger's first set of toys, and things are starting to look even more promising for the upcoming ninja-themed Sentai series. Of course, the best thing out of this toyline is the Shurikenjin, since it's...

Salvador GRodiles


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Mistwalker Announces Upcoming Terra Battle Concert

Terra Battle concert planning is now underway as the popular mobile-RPG surpasses 1 million downloads in less than a month. For more information on upcoming milestones and recently unlocked milestones, please visit Terra Battle's Download Starter.




9:00 PM on 12.05.2014

Update no Jutsu: Ninninger gets a premiere date and more

Hey guys! Do you know what time is it? It's time for us to look at Ninninger's latest updates. This time around, the team has been featured in a higher quality poster along side their giant robot, the Shurikenjin. Overall, I'...

Salvador GRodiles

10:00 AM on 12.02.2014

YES: Ninninger's suits and logo jump out of the shadows

Good news, everyone. The Shuriken Sentai Ninninger have revealed themselves, and their suits look like a glorious fusion between Hurricanger and Shinkenger's designs. Due to this great combination, I've already fallen in...

Salvador GRodiles

6:00 PM on 10.22.2014

Trademark no Jutsu: 2015's Sentai series gets a title

We have a few weeks until October returns to the shadows, and it's time to learn about the 39th Sentai show's title. Going by the name of Shuriken Sentai Ninninger, the next installment in the franchise'll likely fe...

Salvador GRodiles

4:00 PM on 07.22.2014

So I guess the Ninja Turtles are Japanese Kappa, now?

That seems to be the story Paramount have gone with in their new "Legend of the Yokai" trailer for this year's big Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie, opening on August 8th. According to the stylized animations and ster...

Josh Tolentino

2:00 AM on 04.07.2013

Watch Hurricanger's main cast reunite in full costume

Despite the recent reveal of the Hurricanger V-Cinema  known as Ninpu Sentai Hurricanger: 10 Years After, the show's main cast has come together in a video where they don their ninja apparel once aga...

Salvador GRodiles

10:20 PM on 03.31.2013

Shinobi Change: Hurricanger to return as a V-Cinema movie

Due to Japan being ahead of us by a day, the announcement for the tenth anniversary of Hurricanger is among us. And what do you know, these ninjas have succeeded in fooling me well -- you win this round, Hurricangers. Sadly,...

Salvador GRodiles

12:00 PM on 01.31.2013

Hideo Kojima makes for one hell of an action figure

Who's excited for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance? I sure as hell am. Ever since getting my hands dirty at Tokyo Game Show, I've been counting the days until the game's release. While the wait is at times unbearable, I fortuna...

Elliot Gay

1:00 PM on 01.28.2013

Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 DLC proves monarchies rule

This March 5th, Americans will be getting the totally bitchin'-looking Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 first, whereas the rest of the world gets theirs on March 8th. That's a clear advantage, one might say....

Josh Tolentino



Review: Ninja Scroll Blu-ray photo
Review: Ninja Scroll Blu-ray
by Jeff Chuang

No point beating around the bush: The mid-1990s action anime legend Ninja Scroll is now on Blu-ray in North America. It's the best it has looked on home video yet. 

But it's been a long time--20 years now--that Ninja Scroll first hit the streets. It's been a long time even taking into account of the lag of time it took to import it to the States and more. It is part of that bundle of shows which marketed anime as ultra-violent and ultra-not-safe-for-family, before the Pokemon generation grew up and liked anime for what it really is--a medium more so than a genre. Have you seen Ninja Scroll? No? Well click on!

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8:00 AM on 01.09.2013

Senran Kagura: Shinovi Versus has four-play

Senran Kagura, why have you not been localized and in my hot sweaty hands yet? Are you afraid that the market might not like you or understand you? It's OK, I am here for you... *ahem* Moving on to something more real, W...

Josh Totman





8:00 AM on 09.11.2012

Naruto Ninja Storm 3 leaks show Sasuke chopping people up

Unfortunately for folks hoping this post's headline would reveal a sudden and dramatic change in tone for the series, hopping from a world of magical ninjas into a gritty crime drama where Sasuke is some kind of serial killer...

Josh Tolentino