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Mobile Suit Gundam Releases Limited Edition 40th Anniversary Luxury Watches

What better way to celebrate a massive media franchise’s 40th anniversary than to release limited edition collectibles. That’s exactly what Sunrise’s Gundam franchise did, with its collaboration with Japanese watchmaker INDEPENDENT.
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Square Enix to Release 'Final Fantasy IX' on Xbox One and Nintendo Switch

Relive the game nostalgia as Square Enix officially announced on Wednesday that Final Fantasy IX will be released on both Xbox One and the Nintendo Switch on March 26. The company also announced recently of the re-release of Final Fantasy IX for the PlayStation 4.
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‘Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid’ Season 2 is Confirmed!

The anime adaptation of Coolkyoushinja’s Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid is confirmed to have a second season. This was confirmed on Tuesday in the wraparound jacket band of the manga’s eight volume. Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid was launched in May 2013 in the debut issue of Monthly Action magazine.
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Lelouch of the Re;surrection to Screen in North American Theaters This May

The much-awaited sequel film to the animé series Code Geass is slated for a North American release this May. Funimation has announced that they will be screening Code Geass: Lelouch of the Re;surrection in North American theaters.
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Is Alita: Battle Angel Set to Become a Box-Office Flop? Feb 6, 11pm

News Writer: Raven While Alita: Battle Angel is yet to be released in US theaters on February 14, projections for the film already look grim. Tracking numbers indicate that it will only earn around $25 million on its opening week, with a final domestic gross of $50 million—far from breaking even of the film’s reported $200 million budget.

NES Games Super Mario Bros 2, Kirby’s Adventure Coming to Nintendo Switch OnlineFeb 6, 8am

News Writer: Raven Nintendo has announced that Super Mario Bros. 2 and Kirby’s Adventures will be this month’s newest additions to the Nintendo Switch Online. Japanese players get an additional game from the announced update, as Famicom sumo title Tsuppari Oozumou will be made available to them as well when the updates drop on February 14.

Eleven Arts to Screen ‘Penguin Highway’ Anime Film in US and Canada Theaters! Feb 6, 7am

It was unveiled on Tuesday by Eleven Arts that they will be screening Hiroyasu Ishida and Studio Colorido’s penguin highway in US and Canada theaters on April 12 and April 19 respectively. They also released an English-subtitled trailer as well: Those who are interested to watch the film, you can check out their website for the list of complete venues.

Minosuke Bando Returns as Uta in 2nd Live-Action ‘Tokyo Ghoul’ FilmFeb 6, 3am

Another cast member is confirmed to have his comeback in the upcoming 2nd Tokyo Ghoul live-action film as the live-action films’ official website confirms that Minosuke Bando will be reprising his role as Uta.

Aniplex of America Acquires Anime Division of Australian Distributor Madman Media Feb 6, 1am

It was reported on Wednesday by the newspaper Austrailian Financial Review that the anime division of Australian film distributor Madman Entertainment has been acquired by Aniplex of America for AU$35 million (estimate US$25million).

Kingdom Hearts 3 Sells 5 Million Copies in Its First WeekFeb 6, 12am

News Writer: Raven An amazing achievement for the beloved video game franchise—Square Enix has just announced that Kingdom Hearts 3 already has a combined total of 5 million sales. This astounding figure, which came from both physical and digital sales of the game, was announced in the game’s official Twitter account.

Release the Spyce to Launch Smartphone Game in Mid-FebruaryFeb 6, 12am

News Writer: Raven Release the Spyce secret fragrance, a smartphone game based on the Release the Spyce animé is set to be released in mid-February. The game is being developed by Altplus in collaboration with Trifort Inc.

Detective Conan: Fist of the Blue Sapphire Movie Reveals New CharactersFeb 6, 12am

News Writer: Raven Drumming up the excitement for the premiere of the 23rd Detective Conan movie, the franchise’s official website has just revealed key visuals and cast members for the new characters.

Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer BD Wins Japan’s Animé BD PrizeFeb 4, 8am

News Writer: Raven Digital Entertainment Group (DEG) has awarded Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer its top prize for the Animé (Japanese film) category. The winners were announced last Friday, February 1.

My Neighbor Totoro Becomes Second-Highest Earning Japanese Movie in China in 2018Feb 4, 8am

News Writer: Raven Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli’s timeless classic My Neighbor Totoro has already earned 173 million yuan in China as of the previous weekend.
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