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Character updates for Ultra Street Fighter 4 revealed

As we got closer to the release of Ultra Street Fighter 4, we've finally got a good idea of what changes will be going on with the returning characters. In a recent post Shoryuken, a comprehensive breakdown of the changes fro...   more

Character updates for Ultra Street Fighter 4 revealed photo

Burlesque show inspired by Cowboy Bebop premieres early May

I love me a good burlesque show. Artful stripping to themes that are close to my heart? Please, give me more! It's one of the reason why I loved both Cosplay Burlesque shows when they were featured at Otakon several years bac...   more

Burlesque show inspired by Cowboy Bebop premieres early May photo

Japan ready to deal with potential North Korea attack

Oh, the woes of living close to North Korea. Anybody living close the antagonistic, aggressive dictatorship has to worry about their constant threats of attack. Even if most of these threats are mere political posturing, it's...   more

Japan ready to deal with potential North Korea attack photo

Final volume of Gundam Unicorn gets another trailer

It's been four long years, but we're finally at the end of Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn. The OVA series, extended to seven episodes from the original solicitation of six, premieres its final episode in several Japanese theater...   more

Final volume of Gundam Unicorn gets another trailer photo

Aniplex USA to release first Persona 3 movie

Aniplex USA recently announced that they're releasing Persona 3: #1 Spring of Birth Blu-ray in the US on May 20. It'll come in two flavors: a normal vanilla release and a neapolitan-esque special edition. The special edition ...   more

Aniplex USA to release first Persona 3 movie photo

Animazement adds several seiyuu from original Mobile Suit Gundam

I was already going to Animazement. Their announcement of KOTOKO as the main musical guest was enough for me to plop down the cash for a weekend pass, plane tickets and a shared hotel. With their latest guest announcements, I...   more

Animazement adds several seiyuu from original Mobile Suit Gundam photo

Atlus/Index now officially separate companies

We've known for a couple of months that Atlus and Index were splitting up, and that day finally arrived. As of April 1, Sega has separated the companies, leaving game development in the capable hands of Atlus and giving Index...   more

Atlus/Index now officially separate companies  photo

Review: Space Adventure Cobra Part One

'80s anime had a fondness for cribbing from classic sci-fi. You can see the influences of authors like Issac Asimov and Philip K. Dick and movies like Terminator and Alien in multiple shows from the era. Hell, the influence o...   more

Review: Space Adventure Cobra Part One photo

Persona 4 appears on ESRB for PS3, still rated M

Here's a quick hit and a no-brainer all in one. A listing for Persona 4 appeared on the ESRB's website recently, indicating some sort of release in the near future for the Playstation 3. No other information was given, but I'...   more

Persona 4 appears on ESRB for PS3, still rated M photo

Final Impressions: Gundam Build Fighters

It’s finally at an end. After 25 episodes of unfiltered Gundam love, Build Fighters has reached its climax. Starting off as a kid who couldn’t find the right pilot for his beloved gunpla, Sei has gone farther than...   more

Final Impressions: Gundam Build Fighters photo


Final Impressions: Gundam Build Fighters photo
Final Impressions: Gundam Build Fighters photo
Final Impressions: Gundam Build Fighters photo
Final Impressions: Gundam Build Fighters photo
Final Impressions: Gundam Build Fighters photo
Final Impressions: Gundam Build Fighters photo



Tokyo at highest risk to suffer natural disaster

When you think of natural disasters, what cities pop up in your mind? At least for me, I think of places like New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Tokyo. Well, according to a 2013 study performed by insurance company Swis...   more

Tokyo at highest risk to suffer natural disaster photo

Annotated Anime: Gundam Build Fighters Episode 23 & 24

Gundam Build Fighters has been coming to this point during its entire run. As more of the competitors were eliminated from the general tournament, it was pretty clear that Sei and Reiji would be facing off against their senpa...   more

Annotated Anime: Gundam Build Fighters Episode 23 & 24 photo


Annotated Anime: Gundam Build Fighters Episode 23 & 24 photo
Annotated Anime: Gundam Build Fighters Episode 23 & 24 photo
Annotated Anime: Gundam Build Fighters Episode 23 & 24 photo
Annotated Anime: Gundam Build Fighters Episode 23 & 24 photo
Annotated Anime: Gundam Build Fighters Episode 23 & 24 photo
Annotated Anime: Gundam Build Fighters Episode 23 & 24 photo