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[eroge sex and games]MangaGamer’s Second ‘Women’s History Month’ Interview Talks to Eroge Artist

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  PlayStation announces a series of developer acquisitions, the Final Fantasy franchise gets pixeled, plus major announcements from the Mana franchise!

  ― Welcome to This Week in Games. I LIVED, BITCHES I MAY HAVE SURVIVED AN ABSURD HEATWAVE, BUT NOW MY EYES HURT. THANKS, SQUEENIX! Living on the West Coast along with a freelancer’s schedule (go to bed at 2, wake up around 10) means that sometimes I wak…

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  Marin’s charm is that she’s so beautifully comfortable with her body and her interests that she doesn’t try to hide anything, and her stated goal with Wakana was to be able to go to cosplay events in the best costume possible.

  ― With Marin at the center of Shinichi Fukuda’s My Dress-Up Darling, it’s easy to forget that cosplay isn’t about public outings in costume for everyone. Marin’s charm is that …

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  Jul 2, 23:24

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  The wait is over! The summer anime season is launching right now with The Case Study of Vanitas, Girlfriend Girlfriend, My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! X, Scarlet Nexus, IDOLiSH7 Third Beat, Peach Boy Riverside, Higurashi: When They Cry – SOTSU, and Sonny Boy!

  ― Adblock+ breaks this page, consider whitelisting ANN Welcome to Anime News Network’s Summer 2021 Preview Guide! Here’…

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  Jul 2, 07:43

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  Service streams Evangelion: 3.0+1.01: Thrice Upon A Time, 1st 3 films

  ― Amazon Prime Video announced on Thursday that it will exclusively stream Evangelion: 3.0+1.01: Thrice Upon A Time (Shin Evangelion Gekijō-ban :||), the new version of the “final” Evangelion film, worldwide (except Japan) on August 13. The company streamed a trailer: Evangelion: 3.0+1.01 is the new version of Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: …

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  Jul 2, 07:42

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  Episode 24 delayed from June 25 due to production issues

  ― The official website for the television anime of Okina Baba’s So I’m a Spider, So What? (Kumo Desu ga, Nani ka?) novels announced on Thursday that the delayed 24th and final episode has been rescheduled to this Saturday, July 3. The episode was originally slated to air on Friday, June 25, but was delayed due to production issues. The 24th epi…

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  Jul 2, 04:00

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  These fixer-upper fantasies about a cute girl coming into your life to help teach you how to pick up girls have been increasing in frequency, letting authors play with meta-humor and genre awareness as a self-involved selling point.

  ― Like an otaku making snap judgements about a gyaru girl, it can be easy to go into Guide to the Perfect Otaku Girlfriend: Roomies and Romance Volume thinking you know w…

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  Jul 1, 23:45

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  Don’t forget, there’s still a week left to win one of 5 copies of Scarlet Nexus and get a 10% discount on any game at 2Game. Give-away is open worldwide!

  ― In partnership with Anime News Network, 2Game is giving away 5 copies of SCARLET NEXUS (PC version), the just released Bandai Namco Entertainment action role playing game tied into the highly anticipated anime that will premiere on July 1. The gi…

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  Jul 1, 21:00

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  The fantastically animated spectacle looks promising, but is it bogged down by its sci-fi jargon script?

  ― Director Atsushi Takahashi, sci-fi writer and ex-physicist Toh Enjoe, and Studio BONES and Studio Orange introduce their entry in TOHO’s Kaijuniverse with Godzilla Singular Point. The fantastically animated spectacle looks promising, but is it bogged down by its sci-fi jargon script? ALSO: Back…

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  Jul 1, 03:00

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  Fortune Favors Lady Nikuko feels like more of a character study and a series of slice-of-life sketches than a feature-length film. Its depiction of the life of a girl on the cusp of adolescence is very on-point, although its story ultimately doesn’t leave a strong impression beyond that.

  ― Director Ayumu Watanabe and Studio 4°C impressed the world with their lavish visual work on Children of the Sea,…

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  Jun 30, 21:00

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  The newest anime adaptation of Natsuki Takaya’s classic Fruits Basket manga is drawing to a close. ANN reached out to director Yoshihide Ibata to learn more about his involvement with the project and his approach to making a Fruits Basket anime.

  ― The newest anime adaptation of Natsuki Takaya’s classic Fruits Basket manga is drawing to a close with Fruits Basket The Final. ANN reached out to director…

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  Jun 30, 00:00

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  The No More Heroes franchise is first and foremost a celebration of video games.

  ― The No More Heroes franchise is first and foremost a celebration of video games. It perfectly captures a certain branch of gamer culture in its dialogue, visual styles, and gameplay, making for a unique experience that absolutely should not be missed. The games feature a brash comedic style, absurdly degenerate action,…

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  All eyes are on Hawks this week as the double (or triple?!) agent moves about city. Where’s Best Jeanist? Who is the Meta-Liberation Army and what are their end goals?

  ― The ANN Aftershow – My Hero Academia Ep 102: Hawks: Hero or Villain? All eyes are on Hawks this week as the double (or triple?!) agent moves about city. Where’s Best Jeanist? Who is the Meta-Liberation Army and what are their end go…

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  Jun 29, 22:00

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  Demon Slayer: The Movie: Mugen Train was the biggest film of 2020 and it finally made its way from theaters into living rooms. Nick and Steve take on the monumental task of evaluating the blockbuster and whether its financial success reflects its narrative cohesion.

  ― Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train was the biggest film of 2020 and it’s finally made its way from theaters into…

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  Jun 29, 21:00

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  ANN’s editorial team has evaluated the competition and found the most promising entries for the next season. Which series are you looking forward to most?

  ― Most Anticipated: The Detective is Already Dead I normally have a pretty good idea of what’s going to happen in an upcoming light novel anime adaptation, but this time I’m almost entirely in the dark. All I really know about it is that the novel…