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The next Dynasty Warriors is going open-world

Koei Tecmo and Omega Force mix things up a bit for Dynasty Warriors 9<p>Developer Omega Force is switching things up for the next entry in the Dynasty Warriors franchise by moving to an open-world game structure, publisher Koei Tecmo announced today. <i>Dynasty Warriors 9</i>, which is coming to PlayStation …

By choice, I’ve never voted before. But Jeremy Corbyn has changed my mind | Akala

For the first time in my adult life someone I consider to be fundamentally decent has a chance of being elected, which is why Labour will get my vote<p>I have a confession to make: I have never voted in a general election in my life. Despite attending more demos with my parents than I care to …

Great Britain

Imōto Sae Ireba Ii. Anime's Site Briefly Listed Studio Silver Link, Director Shin Oonuma

The source code for the official website of the television anime of Yomi Hirasaka's <i>Imōto Sae Ireba Ii.</i> (It'd be Good if Only Little Sister Was Here) …

Hitler's name change became effective on VE Day

FLEMINGTON, N.J. — Call him Hitler; it's what he wants.<p>The name that Isidore Heath Hitler chose for himself and a New Jersey judge approved March 24 became effective Monday on Victory in Europe Day, 72 years after Germany surrendered in World War II.<p>"It's great. My driver's license is changed over, …

J-Novel Club Licenses Demon King Daimaou, Infinite Dendrogram Light Novel Series

Half of 1st volumes now available<p>J-Novel Club announced on Tuesday that it has acquired the digital English-language rights to the <i>Demon King Daimaou</i> …

Visiting the Hundreds of Curious Felines That Inhabit Japan’s Legendary Cat Island

After visiting the famous Rabbit Island in Japan, the filmmakers of Beat Down Boogie decided that a day at Japan’s famous Cat Island would be the …

The Roman Empire Was Brought Down By Structural Rot

One way of telling the story of the fall of the Roman Empire is to examine the lives and personalities at the very top of the political spectrum, the …

Pizza Hut Japan's all-cat staff is back on the job and totally killing it

Fact: Cats love pizza, but we’ve never known them to be particularly generous with their slices. But bucking the pie-hoarding norms is Pizza Hut …

An American Hentai Publisher's Journey From Piracy To Premium

The biggest English-language hentai manga publisher, Fakku, just celebrated its 10-year anniversary last December. That’s ten years of “monster …

2017 February 8 - The Butterfly Nebula from Hubble

<b>The Butterfly Nebula from Hubble</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> NASA, ESA, Hubble, HLA; <b>Reprocessing & Copyright:</b> Jesús M.Vargas & Maritxu Poyal<p><b>Explanation:</b> The bright …

Nabana No Sato: Japan's most extravagant light display | CNN Travel

Do You Like Your Mom? Light Novel Sells 12,000 Copies in 9 Days

Whether due to its award or unique ad campaign, the light novel Do You Like Your Mom? Her Normal Attack is Two Attacks at Full Power is off to a good …

10 best manga apps for Android

Manga has been around for decades. It’s also a fairly big part of Japanese culture. Now, people all around the world are starting to really get into manga. It hasn’t proliferated quite yet. However, your mobile device can be a great place to find some. Here are the best manga apps for …

Favorite Winter Anime By State

In the U.S., we aren’t quite in a united state of anime. According to a new graph published by anime streaming service Crunchyroll, half of America …

The Indian spy princess who died fighting the Nazis

She was a Muslim. A refugee. A princess. A guerrilla fighter, trained in bomb-making, sabotage and secret communications. But above all, she was a war hero.<p>Noor Inayat Khan was a British agent during World War II. And she made the ultimate sacrifice in the fight against fascism.<p>She was “a citizen …

Man Who Saved 669 Children During The Holocaust Has No Idea They’re Around Him, Watch His Reaction

In 1939, on the eve of World War II, a young British stockbroker called Nicholas Winton did something truly incredible. He risked his life to …

Queen Elizabeth II

Studying high-res satellite images on your lunch break can help uncover new archaeology sites

If you've ever dreamed of becoming an archaeologist, you might want to take a look at GlobalXplorer: a browser-based app that trains ordinary …

Archaeology

Eromanga Sensei Director Recruits More Animators on Twitter

Eromanga Sensei television anime director Ryohei Takeshita revealed on his official Twitter account on Monday that the series is recruiting an …

The Time a Scotsman Played Bagpipes for a Penguin in Antarctica

In 1902, Scotland sent explorers on an official national expedition to Antarctica, headed up by polar scientist and naturalist William S. Bruce. In a …

Japan's Secret Weapon: Non-Japanese Residents Who Like Japan The Way It Is

I first started living in Japan in 1982 and I've called Japan 'home' for three decades. I am one of the non-Japanese who chose to stay here for a simple reason; I love Japan.<p>Does this mean I think Japan is the "perfect society" with no flaws or failings? Certainly not. I could make a very long list …

Former Nazi storm trooper donates life savings to Scottish village where he was held captive

A former Nazi storm trooper has donated his life savings of nearly £400,000 to the Scottish village where he experienced “kindness and generosity” as a prisoner-of-war.<p>Heinrich Steinmeyer was a member of Hitler's infamous Waffen SS and just 19 when he was captured in Normandy shortly after D-Day in …

The Monster Girls Want to Play!

The spicy boy-meet-girl-monsters manga comedy Monster Musume has been a hit since it slithered sexily from the mind of artist OKAYADO. You could call …

The Biggest Animation Highlights of Fall 2016

Every now and then we're blessed with particularly strong anime seasons, batches of new series with a surprising wide range that gives any viewer at …

Stephen Colbert swears a lot, fears apocalypse wrought by ‘asteroid’ Donald Trump

Stephen Colbert picked a good night to take his act to Showtime, where, as he put it, “naughty talk is allowed.” As presidential election results rolled in showing Donald Trump in the lead, Colbert was able to blurt out the naughty words he can't say on CBS.<p>After introducing himself as “Stephen …

This stunning new Zelda manga is a must-have for fans

If you need something to hold you over until the breathlessly beautiful next entry in the <i>Legend of Zelda</i> series, a bit of light reading may do the …

Happy Halloween — Anime Style

It's Halloween, and this means lots of fun art and cool drawings from various artists, creators, games, and anime series. Below is a compilation of …

Seven Seas Licenses Generation Witch Manga

5-volume series debuted in 2013<p>Seven Seas Entertainment announced on Wednesday that it has licensed Uta Isaki's Gendai Majo Zukan manga as Generation …

Off the hook: Call center employee takes Japan's first Best Breasts Contest

TOKYO (TR) – Ryoko Nakazaki has dreams of entering show business, but for now she will have to settle for having the nation’s most attractive …

Middle School

Welcome to Asgardia, the First Ever Outer Space Nation

During a press conference on Wednesday, an international team of experts came together to announce a new project called Asgardia — a proposal to …

Intel announces Falcon 8+ drone with a top speed of 35 mph (and an awesome controller)

Intel continues its assault on the unmanned aerial drone industry this week with the introduction of the Falcon 8+ for North American markets.<p>The …