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Basilisk: Kouga Ninpou Chou

Basilisk: Kouga Ninpou Chou

Ten ninja from each clan must fight to the death in order to determine who will be the next Tokugawa Shogun. The surviving clan will rule for the next thousand years.

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Mnemosyne: Mnemosyne no Musume-tachi

Mnemosyne: Mnemosyne no Musume-tachi

Rin Asōgi may look like an ordinary office lady on the outside but she is actually a private investigator taking on any job.

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Steins;Gate An emotional journey through time

Steins;Gate An emotional journey through time

A Time Loop Story Done Right. A True, Believable Love Triangle with mixed ending.

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Nagi no Asukara PV

Nagi no Asukara PV

P.A. Works' newst original anime does not seem to disappoint when it comes to atmosphere and art.

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Attack on Titan

Attack on Titan

Several hundred years ago, humans were nearly exterminated by titans.

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Sep 17 2014

Dragon Ball Xenoverse, takes the stage by showing a demo at TGS. New characters from Dragon Ball Xenoverse have been unveiled! Dragonball Xenoverse: Supreme Kai Of Time And A Bird Named TokiToki. Quoted By Masayuki Hirano: "God can control the time of debut! Sometimes the city in search of her time to the shuttle in the river, back to the past, into the future, maybe sneak in here can stop time, increase their strength, oh!"


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Jun 18 2014

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According to Anime News Network, a new Yu-Gi-Oh! movie is currently undergoing development in Japan. The official announcement of the new film was made on Tuesday (6/17) by International distributor 4K Media Inc, on which their senior vice president, Kristen Gray, comments “We're thrilled to bring the Yu-Gi-Oh! characters back to theater screens for their enthusiastic fan base".


It has not yet been revealed as to which storyline the movie's events will relate. There is currently no information concerning the film's release date.

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Jun 15 2014

On July 10, the Hatsune Miku -Project Diva- Omnibus Comic will be launched by KEI (the designer of Vocaloid Hatsune Miku) in Kadokawa's Comptiq magazine. This manga will be an adaption of the Project Diva games. The manga project will be supervised by Sega.


The script is being created by TNSK, and Anime News Network has shared the prologue.

Jun 10 2014

The North American and European branches Bandai Namco Games announced the Dragon Ball Xenoverse game for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 on Tuesday. Developed by the famed Japanese studio Dimps, the team behind DRAGON BALL Z: Budokai games, DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE will take the most of their expertise in fighting games.


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May 17 2014

AnimeNewsNetwork is reporting that, during their Anime Central panel today, North American anime distributor Viz Media announced that they've licensed the original Sailor Moon anime franchise.


Their streaming, digital, and home video licenses include all 200 episodes from the five television series, the three feature films, and the assorted tie-in specials - as well as the first North American release of the final television series, Sailor Moon Sailor Stars.

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May 16 2014

The July issue of Shueisha's V Jump magazine is announcing on Wednesday that Bandai Namco Games is making a new Dragon Ball project for the Sony PlayStation 4 console, as well as the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The untitled game will be the first Dragon Ball title and the first Jump title for the PlayStation 4.


The news comes from the July issue of V-Jump magazine which shows Goku vs Vegeta, Goku vs Frieza, and Goku vs Cell. Along with the familiar faces come mysterious new ones. In the middle right of the scan, there is a red-haired warrior wearing a Capsule Corp jacket.

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May 07 2014

Japanese electronics corporation Toshiba began streaming the third episode of its Double Circle net anime series on Tuesday. The English-subtitled episode is titled "DNA and GPS."


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May 07 2014

This year's 24th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Monday that Kushina Uzumaki — Naruto's mother — will join the roster of Namco Bandai Games' Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution (Narutimate Storm Revolution) PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 fighting game. Her weapon of choice is a flying pan.


The news comes straight from Shonen Jump magazine which also confirms Kushina will be featured in the game-exclusive anime movie, Shinobu Katsugeki.

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May 03 2014

The official website for Kyoto Animation's Free! -Eternal Summer TV anime updated on Saturday, and revealed the new character that had previously been hinted in this week's promotional video.


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Feb 22 2014

The February issue of Square Enix's Gangan Joker magazine is announcing on Wednesday that a television anime adaptation of Takahiro and Tetsuya Tashiro's Akame ga KILL! manga is greenlit. TOHO Ad Co. registered the domain "" on January 8.


The dark action fantasy manga follows the title character, Akame, a girl who was bought, brainwashed, and raised by the Empire as an assassin. After meeting Akame, a boy named Tatsumi vows to stand up to the evil of the Empire.

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