Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent English release date confirmed for 2022 by trailer

Key artwork of Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent featuring Alex and the various classes of characters.

Classic strategy RPGs are an acquired taste, but Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent aims to charm even those most jaded gamers.  It’s an upcoming title by Acquire, the Japanese developer and publisher responsible for AKIBA’S TRIP First Memory, OCTOPATH TRAVELER, and Samurai Gaiden KATANAKAMI. Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent will come out in Japan on … Read more

STAR OCEAN THE DIVINE FORCE Mission Report trailer reveals D.U.M.A. and Vanguard Assault details

Raymond is perplexed when coming into contact with D.U.M.A. in STAR OCEAN THE DIVINE FORCE.

JRPG fans looking for their next fix can’t go wrong with the upcoming sci-fi epic STAR OCEAN THE DIVINE FORCE. Developed by tri-Ace and published by Square Enix, the latest installment in the Star Ocean franchise will be released on October 27, 2022. And it will hit the following platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox … Read more

Hideo Kojima/Shinzo Abe assassination conspiracy theories condemned by Kojima Productions as fake news

Hideo Kojima makes a cameo appearance in CD Project Red's Cyberpunk 2077.

Kojima Productions, the game development studio behind Death Stranding, responded to hoax posts concerning the assassination of Shinzo Abe. The studio’s founder, Hideo Kojima, appeared in images posted on 4chan linking him to the tragic event that took place on July 8, 2022. These edited images attempted to fool people into thinking Hideo Kojima was … Read more

Elon Musk: Japan’s birth rate will cause the nation to ‘cease to exist’ – no more anime in the future!?

Kijuro Takazawa lies on the robotic hospital bed that takes care of him in Roujin Z

Elon Musk, the famous billionaire and entrepreneur, regularly posts on Twitter about various topics. And recently, the SpaceX founder and CEO shared his thoughts about Japan’s decreasing birth rates. “At risk of stating the obvious, unless something changes to cause the birth rate to exceed the death rate, Japan will eventually cease to exist. This … Read more

Tiger Lab Vinyl releases Perfect Blue Deluxe Audiophile Edition LP and merchandise

Mima Kirigoe lying on the bed in the Perfect Blue anime.

Anime OST fans are in for a treat, as Tiger Lab Vinyl recently released the Perfect Blue Deluxe Audiophile Edition. It contains two LPs with the original score of the seminal psychodrama anime, directed by the late Satoshi Kon. Composed by Masahiro Ikumi and Yuji Yoshida, the Perfect Blue Deluxe Audiophile Edition contains the following tracks … Read more

Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch From Mercury trailer teaser, mecha designs, and release details revealed

A scene from the trailer of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch From Mercury.

The Witch from Mercury is the upcoming installment in the long-running Mobile Suit Gundam series. And as the title suggests — the main protagonist will be a female — breaking away from tradition. After all, it’s a series renowned for its many memorable male Mobile Suit pilots, such as Amuro Ray, Char Aznable, and Shiro … Read more