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Ridge Racer Slipstream: A Smartphone Racing Game That Works

Siliconera - 1 hour 36 min ago

Ridge Racer Slipstream works because it captures the spirit of a pure racing game, rather than trying to do something that’s too advanced for a phone to handle.

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Harvest Moon Gets Crossover Game With Popolocrois Series

Popolocrois Monogatari began as a manga & spawned both games & anime
Categories: Anime

Neo-Noir Shooter The Dark Phantom Has Shades Of Watchmen

Siliconera - 2 hours 34 min ago

The Dark Phantom is a comic-book influenced, neo-noir third-person shooter about a man calling himself the Dark Phantom as he hunts down criminals across a dark city.

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Ladies' Code's Sojung and RiSe Undergoing Emergency Surgery; Manager Dead

J-pop Asia - 2 hours 46 min ago
After suffering major injuries in a fatal car accident, Ladies' Code members Sojung and RiSe have been rushed to emergency surgery to treat their injuries.
Categories: General Japan News

Macross' Shoji Kawamori Transforms Miku Race Car Into a Robot

Mecha designer and anime director Shoji Kawamori (Macross, Aquarion, AKB0048) gave Good Smile Racing's Hatsune Miku race car a mecha makeover. The "Hatsune...
Categories: Anime

Here’s A Look At Quest Medley Mode From Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call

Siliconera - 3 hours 6 min ago

In Quest Medley, you take your party on missions where you can earn experience and rewards.

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North American Anime, Manga Releases, August 31-September 6

Blood Lad, Hal, Gatchaman Crowds, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya, Love Live!, Stella Woman's Academy anime; Noragami manga ship
Categories: Anime

Gunsport Is Cyberpunk Volleyball With Guns

Siliconera - 4 hours 4 min ago

Gunsport further differentiates itself from volleyball by limiting how much ammo each team has – if you run out then you won’t be able to hit the ball back.

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Ladies' Code's EunB Dies In Car Accident, 2 Others In Critical Condition

J-pop Asia - 4 hours 8 min ago
Ladies' Code member EunB has died after being involved in a fatal car accident.
Categories: General Japan News

megamasso Announces New Single After Departing from Timely Records

J-pop Asia - 4 hours 19 min ago
Visual Kei band megamasso announced to release a new live-limited single this month and a new official single in November.
Categories: General Japan News

Tower Defense Game Metal Slug Defense Celebrates 10 Million Downloads

Siliconera - 4 hours 35 min ago

To celebrate, all players will get a free new Issenman Tarou character to use.

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Kuroko's Basketball Blackmailer Changes Mind, Appeals Conviction

Hirofumi Watanabe previously said he would accept 4.5-year sentence for threats linked to manga
Categories: Anime

Bandai's "Tower of the Sun" Transforming Robot Gets An Even More Epic Video

Bandai's bizarre, yet strangely cool, transforming robot toy of Osaka's "Tower of the Sun" monument already had a pretty epic video to go along with it,...
Categories: Anime

Fatalities In Online Fighting Game Skara The Blade Remains Take A Lot Of Guts

Siliconera - 5 hours 6 min ago

Skara The Blade Remains is a fighting game that supports for up to 16 online players. The close combat has a gladiatorial feel to it, with a focus on dodging, counter-attacks, and vicious fatalities.

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Final Fantasy Type-0’s Story Comes From Its Director’s Love For History

Siliconera - 6 hours 5 min ago

Final Fantasy Type-0 Director Hajime Tabata tells us how history and the Fabula Nova Crystallis setting infuenced the game.

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Metal Gear Solid's Hideo Kojima Endorses Under the Dog

Kickstarter for indie sci-fi project ends Sunday
Categories: Anime

Fight, Explore, And Create Your Own Myths With Friends in Action-RPG Moon Hunters

Siliconera - 6 hours 36 min ago

Whether you’re playing by yourself or with others, Moon Hunters will have you travelling on a mystical journey to solve ancient mysteries and build your own mythologies.

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Hidamari Sketch's Aoki Draws Kill la Kill's Ryūko

Hidamari Sketch mangaka and Madoka Magica character designer Ume Aoki Tweeted an illustration she drew of Kill la Kill's Ryūko Matoi, and it's every ounce...
Categories: Anime

Hellblade Is Set During The Time Of Vikings And Celts

Siliconera - 7 hours 34 min ago

In order to find art inspiration for the game, the development team visited a Viking exhibition at the British Museum in London.

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