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Godzilla (2014) Official Trailer… They’re getting SERIOUS!

“An epic rebirth to Toho’s iconic Godzilla, this spectacular adventure pits the world’s most famous monster against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity’s scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence” — Legendary Pictures. This is the 60th anniversary of Toho’s 1954 Godzilla, so this reboot makes sense. It’s not a reboot of a movie released three years ago. …

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Live-Action Adaptation of Attack On Titan Coming In 2015!!!

So there’s been a lot of live-action adaptations of anime and manga titles being announced recently. This time, we can add the insanely popular anime/manga series Attack On Titan (Shingeki No Kyojin) to the list as well. The live-action adaptation of the series, which was in the works before the anime series was released, will …

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Sakura Sunday in Philadelphia!

The Subaru Cherry Blossom Feestival began in 1998 and initially focused on the tree planting efforts of the Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia. Between then and 2007, 1,000 cherry trees were planted in Fairmount Park. The festival was then expanded to include more activities, and now, what began as a single day ceremony is …

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High School of the Dead set to return in Spring 2013!! About time!!

I recently got into High School of the Dead (appr. H.O.T.D. or HOTD) and was majorly disappointed that the series has been on hiatus. As a new fan, I glad to bring you news that the series is set for a comeback later this year. The announcement came in the March issue of Dragon Ace …

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Killer Is Dead – New Video Game from No More Heroes Creator

Killer Is Dead is a new project from Grasshopper Manufacture, the creators of the series No More Heroes and Killer 7. It follows 35-year old Mondo Zappa, a suit-wearing executioner responsible for killing heinous criminals with a katana. Not much is given about the game story, however Goichi Suda, the creator of the game, states …

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Black Butler Live-Action Movie Announced!!!

For all you Kuroshitsuji (Black Butler) fans, here’s a bit of interesting news. Recently, it was announced that the popular series will be getting a live-action film adaptation this year. There are very few details given about it,. Kentaro Otani (director of the series Nana) and Keiichi Satou (director of Tiger & Bunny, Karas, and …

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New Sailor Moon series!!

A new series for the Pretty Guardian is in production for 2013!! Japanese publisher Kodansha and anime company Toei announced that they will be working on bringing back the Sailor Scouts in a brand news series set to debut next summer. The original manga series (published by Tokyopop) and anime series kicked off the anime …

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Naruto Shippuden Movie 6: Road to Ninja gets a release date

Naruto Shippuden Movie 6: Road to Ninja is the ninth overall Naruto film and sixth Naruto: Shippūden film. It will be released in Japanese theaters on July 28, 2012.