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God Eater

Your first look at Ufotable's God Eater anime


Chow Down
May 06
I've mentioned this before, but of the many games that tried to steal Monster Hunter's fire, I liked God Eater the most. While mechanically it was often just "diet" Monster Hunter, its approach to storytelling and anime... read
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Dungeon Travelers 2

Atlus tweaking Dungeon Travelers 2 to not get banned


Doing what's needed, I guess
Apr 26
Fans of the To Heart series, or of developer AquaPlus' various visual novel franchises, are no doubt pretty excited by the impending release of Dungeon Travelers 2 on the PS Vita. Like Aquapazza, Dungeon Travelers 2&nbs... read
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Knights of Sidonia

Prepare to return to Knights of Sidonia


Guana have a good time
Apr 03
Last year's breakout hit, Knights of Sidonia is getting set to return to airwaves next week, and there's a new commercial to get you prepared. So, what is that thing Nagate is talking to? It sure looks a bit.. Umm.. nevermin... read
Astro Boy photo
Astro Boy

Astro Boy Reboot flies like the Man of Steel


'They will join you in the sun', and so on
Mar 28
Ah, Astro Boy. Once the scion mascot of all things "Japanimation", the plucky robo-kid's fortunes have fallen on harder times than anyone this important to anime's history deserves. Even a blockbuster CG film adaptation didn... read
P4: Dancing All Night photo
P4: Dancing All Night

Persona 4: Dancing All Night's new trailer is fixated on...meat


Well, I guess that's one way to talk about yourself
Mar 06
Mention "meat fixation" to a fan of Persona 4 and you'll most likely trigger fond memories of Chie Satonaka, the franchise's resident martial arts junkie and legendary carnivore. That said, I think even Chie would find ... read
Final Fantasy XV photo
Final Fantasy XV

More Final Fantasy XV footage than you can shake a phantom sword at


40 minutes of hot boys and lotsa swordfightin'
Feb 23
It still feels almost unreal after so many years of being nothing more than a twinkle in Tetsuya Nomura's eye, but Final Fantasy XV looks like it might be an actual game that might be released. Square Enix is banking on... read
Arslan photo
Arslan

Commercials for The Heroic Legend of Arslan are here


Looks different...
Feb 16
It's been quite a long time since I've heard the title, The Heroic Legend of Arslan. I remember there was a pretty sweet OVA series a while back, as well as a very popular series of novels and manga. It looks as though the s... read
Persona 5 photo
Persona 5

Here now is your first real look at Persona 5


Lookin' good, Protagonist!
Feb 05
I mean...wow. I've said more than once that Atlus was going to have to work very hard to top Persona 4 Golden, which is perhaps the most reified possible iteration of the design formula Persona 3 pioneered. I don't know... read
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Naruto: UNS4

Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4's first trailer gets straight to the end


More particles, more ninjas, more QTE madness
Dec 22
The Valley of the End, that is, which, if you're unfamiliar with Naruto history, is a big ol' waterfall created by the final battle between ninja historical figures Madara Uchiha and Hashirama Senju. The location f... read
Final Fantasy XV photo
Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV's really looking nuts


Towns, toys, and trippy clothing
Dec 20
OK, Square Enix, you've got me. Despite my best attempts to remain thin-lipped and cynical about the prospects of Final Fantasy XV, the latest trailer you lot put out at Jump Festa yesterday has officially gotten me hype. Fo... read
Final Fantasy XV photo
Final Fantasy XV

This is what Final Fantasy XV sounds like in English


And they sound pretty!
Dec 15
And here it is, the dub of the long-overdue Final Fantasy XV, aka Riding In Cars With Boys 2. It's a good sign that Square Enix seems to be putting out information about this perennially delayed game on the regular now, afte... read
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Devil Survivor 2

Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker has twice the content


More like DOUBLE Survivor!
Dec 10
It's been a few years, but we've finally gotten word on the status of Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker, the updated 3DS re-release of Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2. Last we heard, mysterious "quality issues" had pushe... read
Bloodborne photo
Bloodborne

Bloodborne is looking really fast, really tough


Bloodshed, blunderbusses, and boss fights
Dec 06
I know I pledged myself to go on a self-imposed media blackout with regards to Bloodborne, but I couldn't help break the exile to see a new trailer from The Game Awards today. And hot damn, does it look good. Look at that sp... read
Im@s Cinderella Girls photo
Im@s Cinderella Girls

Idolmaster Cinderella Girls begs for your love and fandom


Fairy Producer
Nov 30
Given that The Idolm@ster was my favorite anime of its year, I feel almost obligated to find something to like about this new adaptation of Idolm@ster Cinderella Girls, the mobile game spinoff I gave approximately zero ... read
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Durarara!!x2

Preview Durarara!!x2's opening song


Only a few more months
Nov 11
We only have to wait until January until we return to the mean street of Ikebukero, but for those who can't wait there's a new version of the Durarara!!x2 trailer. This version features the new song HEADHUNT, by Japanese gar... read
Final Fantasy XV photo
Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV full of pretty tech, pretty boys, pretty cars


I want all three
Nov 04
Much as I enjoyed Final Fantasy XIII, even I could see that the franchise has been in sore need of a fresh approach, and despite having been in development for the better part of the last decade, Final Fantasy XV might ... read
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Bio-Hazard

Another Resident Evil remaster is on its way


How many times will I buy this game?
Oct 31
There's no doubt that I love me some Resident Evil. When the game first debuted on the Playstation system ages ago, I was so in love with the game. It's cheesy acting, truly scary moments, and amazing graphics blew me away. ... read
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Cowboy Bebop

Cowboy Bebop HD will be right on time for Christmas


You know what to buy me right?
Oct 06
What is probably one of the most anticipated Blu-Ray remasters in a long time, is set to be released just in time for Christmas on December 16th. The video from FUNimation looks fantastic, with the colors and details looking... read
Durarara!! photo
Durarara!!

Durarara!! x 2 returns this January


Can not wait!
Oct 06
Yes, the wait is almost over. Fans of the ultra-popular series Durarara!! only have a few more months left, until they can return to the wild streets of Ikebukero. Durarara!! x 2 will be split in three parts, kicking off Jan... read
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One Piece Pirate Warriors

Of course there'd be a new One Piece: Pirate Warrriors game!


A new dynasty is born
Sep 25
Like death, taxes, and the heat death of the universe, new Warriors games are a thing you can count on, and it looks like Koei Tecmo are readying a veritable fleet of new One Piece-themed mega-brawlers to go alongside t... read
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Attack on Titan

Captain Levi's past is revealed in upcoming OVA trailer


Where did he get his cleaning skills?
Sep 15
Attack on Titan's top badass is the star of an upcoming OVA, which promises to reveal the cold eyed spinning slashed. Attack on Titan: No Regrets - Birth of Levi, takes us to the time before Levi joins up with the Survey Cor... read
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Dragon Ball Z

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods has 20 extra minutes and a new trailer


I felt like a kid again
Sep 12
Our friends over at FUNimation have shared the newest trailer for the DVD/Blu-Ray release of one of last year's surprise pleasures, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods. I went into seeing this movie with very low expectations, and... read
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Terra Formars

Terra Formars trailer crawls out of the shadows


Giant cockroaches?
Sep 10
As we eagerly await Josh's fantastic Fall Anime Preview Guide, trailers for this season's biggest and brightest are starting to trickle in. I'm actually just finishing up reading the Yu Sasuga manga, Terra Formars for review... read
Smash Bros 3DS photo
Smash Bros 3DS

Even AKB48 want to kick Nintendo's butt


48 New Challengers Appear!
Sep 08
Nintendo's been ramping up the hype train for its next Super Smash Brothers game, and in Japan, that means getting AKB48 involved, naturally.  It's a good thing that one of the key features of the upcoming 3DS and ... read
Persona 5 photo
Coming to PS3 and PS4
Took 'em long enough! Atlus has finally revealed Persona 5 with a gloriously vague anime trailer for the game, due out on PS3 - and PS4 - next year. The latest mainline entry in the Persona series will be directed by Ka... read feature

Freedom Wars photo
Freedom Wars

Freedom Wars finally getting its freedom soon


No concerns about recidivism!
Aug 19
Ah, Freedom Wars. Sony have been teasing this Monster Hunter-alike from the developers of God Eater for what feels like forever, and despite the game coming out in Japan to warm regard, we never got a solid release date.... read
Lupin III photo
Lupin III

The new Lupin live-action trailer is here!


I'm not sure how I feel about this yet
Jun 26
The live adaption of the classic anime thief Lupin III, is set to hit theaters in Japan on August 30th, but you don't have to wait that long to get a glimpse. There's a new trailer making its rounds, and this time the video ... read
Bloodborne photo
Bloodborne

E3 2014: From's Project Beast is Bloodborne


Exclusive to PS4
Jun 10
This isn't to say that Project Beast is a thing you can catch from a blood transfusion gone wrong, mind. Instead, that's the true name of the new, PS4-exclusive action game from, er, From. Software. Y'know, they of Soul... read
Persona Q photo
Persona Q

E3 2014: Behold the glory of Persona Q


The 'Q' stands for 'labyrinth'
Jun 09
As if I needed any more reasons to get a 3DS, Nintendo has gone and released a new trailer for Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth, the Persona 3 and 4-themed dungeon crawler from the studio that brought you Etrian ... read
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The Akira Project

The Akira Project is out: Watch the whole thing here


Tetsuoooo!
May 10
Well, that was quick. Just last week CineGround's crowdfunded adaptation of Katsuhiro Otomo's masterpiece was giving folks a peek behind the curtain, but after a few days, it looks like this weekend was the day to unleash th... read
Black Desert photo
Black Desert

Black Desert might be the prettiest MMO I've ever seen


Let's hope it comes this way
Apr 12
And yes, I'm aware that this is technically a Korean game, and that this site is called Japanator, but dammit, this game is too pretty to not be worth a mention. And this isn't the first time we've highlighted a Korean game,... read
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Ar no Surge

Yup, Ar no Surge definitely has fields and battles in it


All the proven ingredients
Feb 28
When it comes to videogame ads, I always find the Japanese marketing apparatus amusing, particularly for anything below the triple-A tier of development. Reason being, besides the endearing awkwardness of indie and mobile de... read
Valhalla Knights 3 photo
Valhalla Knights 3

Valhalla Knights 3 Gold gets an inexplicable trailer


Oh my gold!
Feb 26
I was so tempted to just post this video without comment, but that would be unprofessional, and I pride my professionalism when it comes to posting complete bullcrap. Well, "bullcrap" is a harsh word, and there are no words ... read
PS4 photo
PS4

Yay Consumer Electronics: PS4 sells 322,083 in Japan


A good start
Feb 26
In case you didn't know, the PS4 has just launched in Glorious Nippon, three months after its North American and European debuts, and the numbers are in for the new platform's first two days of Japanese sales: The console ha... read
Deep Down photo
Deep Down

Come on and get down with Capcom's new Deep Down trailer


I still don't know what this is about
Feb 22
Surprisingly for a game that's had four trailers so far and is due out on the PS4 sometime this year, we still don't know a lot about Capcom's Deep Down. We know it's some kind of action game apparently in the vein of From S... read
Naruto Storm Revo photo
Naruto Storm Revo

Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution is filler madness


Now featuring Mecha-Naruto
Feb 10
We missed this trailer a couple of days ago, but now that it's here, I have to say that this is kind of nuts: Bandai Namco has followed through on their obvious intention to turn the Ultimate Ninja Storm series into the anim... read
LRFFXIII photo
LRFFXIII

FFXIII retrospective trailer goes full retro


Reaching way back
Feb 01
As the North American and European street dates for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII approach, Square Enix has helpfully released a retrospective trailer that goes through a highlight reel of the events of FFXIII and FF... read
Ar no Surge photo
Ar no Surge

Get Hymnos-hyped for Ar Nosurge's opening movie


The return of the sing
Jan 26
Remember the Ar Tonelico series? After Ar Tonelico Qoga 3 years ago, I, like most folks, had resigned the franchise to history. Turns out I was wrong, because Gust have just hit full volume on their hyping hor... read
Chaos;Child photo
Chaos;Child

Chaos;Child trailer is now available


This is gonna be good
Nov 30
Chaos;Child is the upcoming fourth game in 5pb’s "Science Adventure" series, coming after Chaos;Head, Steins;Gate and Robotics;Notes. It was announced a few days ago, and 5pb's followed up with a trailer. From this tra... read
Persona 4 Arena 2 photo
Persona 4 Arena 2

Persona 4: Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold hits PS3 Summer 2014


What a great name
Nov 24
Had enough Persona news? Well, too bad, because we forgot something from this morning's blitz of new info. That's somewhat understandable, since the reveal of a new trailer and timeframe for the sequel/update to Persona 4 Ar... read






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