Mobile Suit Gundam Aggressor Manga to Launch in October

Gundam: Kokui no Kariudo's Banjou draws manga about unit of Zeon defectors
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VIDEO: Aya Uchida Explains “Yamato 2199″ Story in 3 Minutes

To promote the upcoming two films, the distributor Shochiku has posted a video narrated by Aya Uchida, who voices Warrant Officer Yuria Misaki in the show, to explain the story of the 26-episode TV anime Space Battleship Yamato 2199 in 3 minutes. Following the compilation film of the TV anime, Recollection of the Voyage scheduled for October 11 in selected theaters, the all-new sequel film The Starfaring Ark opens in Japan on December 6. The film features Yamato's new enemy Gatlantis, which was appeared in the original 1978 film Farewell to Space Battleship Yamato and its TV anime adaptation Space Battleship Yamato II.



3 minutes digest of the TV series (spoiler warning!)



"Recollection of the Voyage" trailer


Key visual



"The Starfaring Ark" 2nd teaser


1st teaser


Key visual



Source: "Space Battleship Yamato 2199" official site


© Yoshinobu Nishizaki/2014 Space Battleship Yamato 2199 Production Committee

© 2012 Space Battleship Yamato 2199 Production Committee


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Fantasista Stella, Ane Log Each Get 2nd Anime DVDs

Fantasista Stella volume 2 planned for November, Ane Log in December
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Mirai Moriyama Plays Atom/Astro Boy in Pluto Manga’s 1st Stage Play

Socrates in Love/St. Young Men star in Naoki Urasawa's re-imagining of Tezuka's world
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Daily Briefs

• Godzilla Screenwriter Max Borenstein Returns for Sequel
Tokyo Game Show Draws 251,832 Across 4 Days
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Godzilla Screenwriter Max Borenstein Returns for Sequel

Sequel is set to premiere in 2018
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Tokyo Game Show Draws 251,832 Across 4 Days

Tokyo Game Show 2014 reported an attendance of 251,832 over the course of four days (September 18-21) this past week. That is less than last year's record...
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Super Smash Bros. for 3DS Tournament feat. Captain Jack, Rain, Otori, and More Streaming Live from Japan


With Super Smash Bros. for 3DS storming through Japan, the folks there have been able to have their first taste of competitive action. If you’re interested in how they are taking to the new game, Shi Gaming is currently streaming a tournament featuring notable players like Captain Jack, Rain, Otori, and more.

The stream is live below, but you can also head over to Twitch to join the chat.

Watch live video from SHI_Gaming on

Source: Shi Gaming via NeoGAF

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Ghibli’s New Princess Kaguya Trailer Previews English Dub

Film slated for release on October 17
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FEATURE: Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2014 Photo Report 2: Company Booths

Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2014 also had a huge company booth section on the third floor of Miyako Messe (Kyoto International Exhibition Hall). The crowded fans enjoyed checking various panels, displays, posters, and PVs for the latest/upcoming titles. According to the report by the event's official Twitter, the total number of the visitors in Miyako Messe for two days reached 32,776, which was 976 up from the last year (31,800). Check the company booth photo report below.


FEATURE: Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2014 Photo Report 1: 1/1 Scale Ingram from "Patlabor"


*all of the photos were taken and posted by Mikikazu Komatsu with the event organizer's permission

This year's guide map featuring the mascot character Tomoe-chan designed by Kosuke Fujishima (Oh My Goddess!)



Miyako Messe




"Amagi Brilliant Park"

"The Irregular at Magic High School"

"Sword Art Online II"

"Hitsugi no Chaika: Avenging Battle"

"Trinity Seven"

"The Testament of Sister New Devil"


"Nanana's Buried Treasure"



"Puella Magi Madoka Magica: Rebellion"



"Puella Magi Madoka Magica: Rebellion"

Young Jump (Shueisha)

"Tokyo Ghoul" and "Terra Formars"


TMS Entertainment

"Yowamushi Pedal"


"Kamisama Hajimemashita"



Yomiuri TV

"Magic Kaito"


Detective Conans' upcoming 2-hour TV special "Conan Edogawa Missing Case: The Worst Two Days in History"

Nihon TV




"Donten ni Warau"









"Magica Wars"




"Seiken Tsukai no World Break"


"Riddle Story of Devil"

Tezuka Production


Production materials from the three Tetsuwan Atom/Astro Boy TV anime seires



"Attack on Titan"



"Space Battleship Yamato 2199" Movies (Production I.G)

"Expelled from Paradise" (T-Joy)

"Puella Magi Madoka Magica" character panels (Lawson Store)

"The Seven Deadly Sins"



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