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The History of Oni And What Monster Hunter’s Tetsucabra Can Teach You About Japanese Folklore

Siliconera - 2 hours 50 min ago

I’ve been playing a lot of Monster Hunter Generations lately. A lot. Too much, even – so I decided to heed those words Nintendo games have become so famous for: “remember to take a break!” So I did.

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Categories: Video Game News

Visual Novel Dead End Junction Takes Players To An Alternate Old West

Siliconera - 3 hours 20 min ago

Dealing with post Civil War woes, Dead End Junction takes a young woman on an adventure filled with outlaws and gunslingers.

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Categories: Video Game News

Shift The Position Of Two Worlds To Pass The Puzzles Of InterSection

Siliconera - 4 hours 20 min ago

Players will have to manipulate two worlds, shifting them back and forth to make it through InterSection's dizzying puzzles.

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Categories: Video Game News

Folklore And The Modern World Mingle In The Edgelands’ Eerie Artwork

Siliconera - 4 hours 50 min ago

Adventure game The Edgelands takes players to a strange world where the supernatural bleeds into reality, creating a place of dark, surreal visuals.

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Categories: Video Game News

Darkness Anomaly Will Have Players Solving A Murder In An Unsettling Open World

Siliconera - 5 hours 50 min ago

Darkness Anomaly casts players as a broken-down detective, helping him solve a crime by following clues across a large open world.

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Categories: Video Game News

Harem Protagonist Has A Self-Aware Protagonist Romancing Seven Women

Siliconera - 6 hours 20 min ago

Harem Protagonist's hero knows he's in a game, and with a little help from the Narrator, he can juggle all of the women who want to be with him.

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RPG Visual Novel Hybrid The Longest Five Minutes Headed Westward For PS Vita And PC

Siliconera - 6 hours 25 min ago

NIS America announced today that they’re bringing the RPG visual novel hybrid game, The Longest Five Minutes, to the West in 2017 for PlayStation Vita and PC via Steam.

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Categories: Video Game News

Top 10 Best Beach Anime

Sankaku Complex - 7 hours 31 min ago
The scorching hot summer season has inspired another equally hot ranking as voters have collectively determined the best anime that boasts a beach or sea-related theme, with riveting battleship action apparently proving to be more entertaining than slice-of-life. The ranking:…
Categories: Strange

Wonder Festival Summer 2016 Cosplay Way Too Hot

Sankaku Complex - 7 hours 34 min ago
The diligent cosplayers, companions and booth babes of Wonder Festival Summer 2016 have festively demonstrated their love for anime despite the event’s central focus on figures, stealing the show for those still with an eye for 3D. The cute and…
Categories: Strange

Pinkerton Particularly Pink & Perverted

Sankaku Complex - 7 hours 35 min ago
The latest in forceful ero-anime has taken the form of “Pinkerton“, a series consisting of several depraved shorts where women are forced into perverted situations against their will, an overused staple that some may (or may not) be getting tired…
Categories: Strange

Kizumonogatari BD Blood & Breasts Abound

Sankaku Complex - 7 hours 35 min ago
The BD release for the first Kizumonogatari movie has saved otaku the burden of having to brave the cruel outdoors in a trip to the cinema, possibly providing some slightly enhanced visual quality in addition considering Shaft’s known tendency to…
Categories: Strange

Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius Feels Like A Full Game

Siliconera - 7 hours 50 min ago

Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius is a free-to-play RPG, but there's a richness and openness to this mobile adventure that makes it feel more substantial than some of its contemporaries.

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Categories: Video Game News

Dragon Quest VII Trailer Shows What To Expect From Fights

Siliconera - 8 hours 20 min ago

The latest Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past trailer from Nintendo goes over the sorts of fights people will experience in the game.

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Categories: Video Game News

See Azusa, Hibiki, Makoto, Ritsuko, and Yukiho Sing In The Idolmaster: Platinum Stars

Siliconera - 8 hours 50 min ago

The last five The Idolmaster: Platinum Stars trailers reintroduce Azusa, Hibiki, Makoto, Ritsuko, and Yukiho.

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Categories: Video Game News

New Pokémon-themed 3DS Accessories From HORI Feature Pikachu, Solgaleo & Lunaala

Siliconera - 9 hours 20 min ago

HORI is coming out with a few new Pokémon-themed accessories for Nintendo 3DS systems, including a Pikachu Pack Starter Kit, a hard pouch featuring Solgaleo and Lunaala, and more.

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DJMax Respect Shows Off Its Moves

Siliconera - 9 hours 49 min ago

DJMax Respect's ChinaJoy 2016 trailer shows off the modes we can expect to see in the new PlayStation 4 game.

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Categories: Video Game News

Answerman - Why Aren't Anime/Manga Sales Numbers Public?

Every month we see anime and manga sales charts from Japan, but there's no equivalent in the US - how come we never see sales info anywhere else? Justin gets into it.
Categories: Anime

“Euthanasia” Stabber Slaughters 19 Patients

Sankaku Complex - 9 hours 55 min ago
A serial stabbing at a care center for the disabled in Sagamihara has left 19 dead (9 women and 10 men aged between 18 and 70) and 26 grievously wounded, a horrific event that the murderer himself has described as…
Categories: Strange

Level-5 Announces New Cross Media Project Megaton-kyū Musashi

Anime, game, Shonen Jump collaboration, toys planned
Categories: Anime

Pokémon GO Plus Pushed Back Until September

Siliconera - 10 hours 20 min ago

Nintendo won't be releasing Pokemon GO's Pokemon GO Plus peripheral won't be out in July, as previously planned.

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Categories: Video Game News
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