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Epic Historical JRPG Americana Dawn Takes You Across 18th Century America

Siliconera - 1 hour 15 min ago

Japanese and American studio Bit Bit Bonton has released a trailer for its historical JRPG Americana Dawn. The game has also been submitted to Steam Greenlight.

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Categories: Video Game News

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2 Coming This January

Siliconera - 1 hour 45 min ago

Release dates announced for North America and Europe.

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Categories: Video Game News

Underwater Shmup Aqua Kitty: Milk Mine Defender DX Is Coming To PS4, PS Vita

Siliconera - 2 hours 16 min ago

It has new bosses, new directional fire options, new campaign modes, and a new Arcade mode. It also runs at 60hz.

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Categories: Video Game News

Here’s Gameplay Footage Of Intergrow’s Sengoku-Era 3DS RPG

Siliconera - 3 hours 45 min ago

Ishi Sengoku-den Sadame is a downloadable Nintendo 3DS game being developed by Mebius, the Japanese studio that remade Steel Empire for the portable.

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Categories: Video Game News

Capcom Say They’re Preparing For When Smartphone Games Become More Advanced

Siliconera - 4 hours 45 min ago

"We believe that the best opportunities for Capcom will appear once smartphone performance has become even more advanced," Capcom says.

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Categories: Video Game News

Train, Workout, And Fight In ‘90s Throwback Arcade Beat ‘Em Up Karate Master 2

Siliconera - 5 hours 15 min ago

As well as fighting in karate tournaments, you have to work a job, make friends, and train your fighter in Karate Master 2.

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Categories: Video Game News

Amagi Brilliant Park “Crazier Than Ever”

Sankaku Complex - 5 hours 41 min ago
Fantastical fun-park anime Amagi Brilliant Park has relentlessly unleashed a barrage of gags with its latest outing, as the park’s mischievous fairies run amok with yet another of their self-centered schemes. Omake:
Categories: Strange

Natsuiro High School “Open World Voyeur Simulator”

Sankaku Complex - 5 hours 44 min ago
Scandalous game developer D3 have revealed “Natsuiro High School Seishun Hakusho” – an open world game centralized around the art of stealth-based low-angle photography sure to set the otaku voyeur community ablaze with its original concept and ingenuity. Natsuiro High…
Categories: Strange

Super Junior's Shindong Delays Military Enlistment Due To Back Pain

J-pop Asia - 5 hours 56 min ago
Super Junior member Shindong has pushed back his military enlistment date to sometime at the beginning of 2015 due to a back injury that is causing him pain.
Categories: General Japan News

VR Game “Dragoon” Lets You Feel Like A Dragon Knight

Siliconera - 6 hours 14 min ago

A new virtual reality game in development in Japan lets you ride a dragon through the sky, armed with a gun.

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Categories: Video Game News

Rollers Of The Realm Combines A Medieval RPG With A Pinball Game

Siliconera - 6 hours 45 min ago

Rollers of the Realm combines pinball with a medieval RPG for a unique experience on PC, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation Vita.

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Gunpoint Creator Shows Off Spaceship Infiltration Game

Siliconera - 7 hours 17 min ago

Gunpoint creator Tom Francis has showed off his new spaceship hijacking game Heat Signature in a new video.

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Categories: Video Game News

WTF Fridays: Jimmy Fallon went to the Library?

Japan News - 7 hours 46 min ago

Silent Library was based off a segment of a Japanese show, Downtown no Gaki no Tsukai ya Arahende!! Yes, that is a really long name. While it didn't quite pack the same punch as the original, it was a pretty funny show for a bit.

I actually had no idea that Late Night host, Jimmy Fallon and the band The Roots made an appearance, and I'm sorry I missed the original airing. This is pretty darn funny. Come on, that fish segment? WTF?

 Jimmy Fallon went to the Library? screenshot

Categories: General Japan News

Final Fantasy: Type-0 trailer looks gorgeous

Japan News - 9 hours 46 min ago

What started off as the little Sony PSP title that just didn't want to come Stateside has finally morphed into a full fledged HD next-gen title. There's a new English trailer for the upcoming Square Enix game, and the wait until March 17 just got harder. I've been waiting way too long to meet you Final Fantasy: Type 0.

 Type-0 trailer looks gorgeous screenshot

Categories: General Japan News

Nagoya Store's Lanky Mannequin Gets Naruto Makeover

The Meitetsu Department Store in Nagoya, Japan has a distinctive mannequin outside its men's department. Nana-chan is a popular meeting spot because she's...
Categories: Anime

Yoshitaka Yamaya, Ayane Sakura, Inori Minase, More Star in Miritari Comedy Anime

Misaki Suzuki, Ayano Terasaki, Nao Toyama also star in anime slated for January
Categories: Anime

Get a little Char history in Mobile Suit Gundam: The Blue-Eyed Casval

Japan News - 11 hours 46 min ago

Man, I totally had no idea this was happening. Somehow I totally missed the news that there was a new OVA series coming out about some back story about our favorite Gundam characters. First up is the ever mysterious and charming Char Aznable in Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin I: The Blue-Eyed Casval.

Categories: General Japan News

Attack on Titan Film's New Umaibo Snack Promo Stars Armin

Eren, Mikasa, Jean also appear in promo for campaign at Namco arcades
Categories: Anime

BIGBANG Hip-hop sub-unit GD x Taeyang Sings its Own Trap Music: Watch New MV “GOOD BOY”

J-pop Asia - 12 hours 37 min ago
New BIGBANG sub-unit “GD x Taeyang” has unveiled its highly anticipated music video for “GOOD BOY.”
Categories: General Japan News
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