Ethan Nakamatsu

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Stop-Motion Gundam Is Like Toy Story With Plastic Mecha

For the past few years, YouTuber Rihito Ue has been creating stop-motion clips. They are great.<p>Ue juxtaposes scenes from the <i>Gundam</i> anime with …

Anime

Funimation Announces Major Tokyo Ghoul, ReLIFE Acquisitions

At their panel today at Anime Expo 2018, Funimation made some big announcements, including some new <i>Tokyo</i> <i>Ghoul</i> and <i>ReLIFE</i> content set for US release …

A Live-Action Mobile Suit Gundam Movie Is Really Happening

<i>Mobile Suit Gundam</i>, one of the most influential giant robot sagas of all time, is heading to the big screen.<p>Legendary has just announced a new …

Anime

New 'Firefly' Series Announced

It’s time for Browncoats everywhere to take the skies once again. Boom! Studios has acquired the rights to create and publish comic books based on …

Artist Envisions The Incredibles' Future, and It's Powerfully Bleak

Disney’s <i>The Incredibles</i> series might be about a happy-go-lucky superhero family balancing superhero work, school crushes, and diaper changes, but …

Lego's Voltron Set Is the Giant Brick Robot of Our Dreams

We’ve been quivering with anticipation ever since Lego officially confirmed it would be adding Voltron—the universe’s premiere lion-based defender—to …

19 Brain Teasers That Will Leave You Stumped

Solving logic problems boosts brain power, keeps your memory strong, and entertains everyone to no end. See how many you can figure out—without …

Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Episode 22: "Connected Feelings" Review

The results are in...<p>This week’s Boruto features the return of one of Naruto’s most infamous characters while Naruto and Sasuke search for …

Keep Track of the Movies You’ve Watched with This Scratch-able Poster

Chances are you’ve stumbled upon one of those “essential movie” quizzes online where you have to click through an endless ad-supported page only to …

Aniplex USA to Screen 1st Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel Film Theatrically in U.S.

Aniplex of America announced at its panel at Crunchyroll Expo on Saturday that it will release the first Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel film …

Crunchyroll, Sumitomo Team With GREE to Localize Anime-Based Games

Crunchyroll, Sumitomo Corporation, and GREE announced on Friday that they have signed an agreement for the localization and distribution of games …

‘One Punch Man’ Season 2 Director Shingo Natsume Talks About ‘OPM’ Anime, Saitama, And English Fans

The <i>One Punch Man</i> Season 2 release date is just over the horizon and studio Madhouse director Shingo Natsume has started talking about the anime. …

Anime

How to fold an entire origami schoolgirl, sailor suit and all, out of a single piece of paper

Japanese <b>origami master</b> shares folding steps to make something more challenging than a paper crane.<p>Aside from <b>origami’s</b> pure beauty, what makes the …

Amazon E3 Sale: Check out the best gaming deals online right now

E3 is one of the best and worst times of year for a gaming fan. It can either be fun — like 2016, if you were into Zelda — or it can be extremely …

Scientists need you to play classic Atari games, teach their AI new tricks

Learning valuable skills by playing video games sounds suspiciously like the kind of feeble excuse we used as teenagers to explain why we were …

Fate/Grand Order Game's English Short Trailer Features Saber Servant Class

Smartphone Game launches in English this summer<p>Aniplex of America began streaming a short trailer on Tuesday for Aniplex's planned release of the …

Breast-Shaped Cake Made By Dragon Quest Slime Lids

It was inevitable. Someone looked at some Slime shaped lids and thought they might mold some spectacular breast cheese cake.<p><b>Note: Some readers might</b> …

Hayao Miyazaki's 'Spirited Away' Remixed As A Brooding, Beat-Driven Instrumental

The magic realism of Studio Ghibli founder Hayao Miyazaki is both grounded by the failings of humanity and the hope within it. In animated films like <i>My Neighbor Totoro</i>, <i>Princess Mononoke</i> and <i>Howl's Moving Castle</i>, we see ourselves reflected in breath-taking fantasy — it's what makes them so gripping, …

Studio Ghibli film scores reimagined on new mixtape

Film scores from the iconic work of Studio Ghibli director Hayao Miyazaki have been reshaped into an instrumental hip hop-inspired mixtape by …

Anime

Okami Life-Size Bust of Amaterasu Announced for Pre-Order

Today, First 4 Figures announced that it will be releasing a brand new piece of merchandise from Japanese folklore title <i>Okami</i>. We may never have …

A wolf in Ferrari’s clothing

The only thing Ferrari about this concept car is the logo on the front and back!<p>Not many designers exercise the right to say “Hey, let’s just …

Microsoft, give consumers the FPS counter on the front of the Xbox Scorpio too

It is only right and fair, do the right thing<p>Listen, no one is going to buy what’s promised to be the most powerful gaming console ever created to <i>not</i> know the frame rate of each game in real time. What would be more comforting than to be able to look at your console while playing and see a nice, …

The 'Gundam: The Origin' Anime Will Finally Tackle The Climactic Battle Of Loum This September

This September, the anime adaptation of <i>Gundam: The Origin</i> will finally cover the climactic Battle of Loum from before the start of the original <i>Mobile Suit Gundam</i>.<p>While we got to see a few brief parts of the Battle of Loum in the first episode of <i>Gundam: The Origin</i>, that was meant more as narrative …

Sony Is Not Messing Around With This Dragon Quest XI PS4

New <i>Dragon Quest</i> games are always big deals in Japan. And big deals need special edition hardware like this.<p>Sony is calling it the “PlayStation 4 …

Oh dang, Persona 5 is getting a vinyl set

The next vinyl from iam8bit is a big one: <i>Persona 5</i>! It's such a good candidate that I can see it pushing people into game vinyl ownership for the …

Persona (Video Game)

Persona 5's Opening Credits go Gloriously Well With the Cowboy Bebop Theme Tune

There are tonnes of things that <i>Persona 5</i> does incredibly well; menus for instance, or befuddling those that take life very, very seriously. Another …

'Ajin: Demi Human' Drops an Incredible Live Action Teaser

"Let your heart guide you, and you face ruin."<p>Fans of freaky paranormal stories, buckle up. The dark Japanese demon story <i>Ajin</i> is being adapted into a …

Fullmetal Alchemist, One Piece Voice Actor Ed Blaylock Passes Away

Voice actor for King Bradley, Sengoku was 64<p>Dallas, Texas-based radio station WRR 101 revealed on Thursday that voice actor and radio host Ed …