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Code Geass Season 3 Promo Video Leaked stars

On November 27, 2016, Sunrise held an event for the highly popular anime series Code Geass detailing their 10th anniversary plans. This includes a three part movie retelling the original series beginning in January 2017 and a continuation of the series titled Code Geass Lelouch of the Resurrection that puts the question to rest if the protagonist survived or not. As of a couple days ago, it appears a fan released a recording of the scenes that shows new footage from the new sequel.

Attack on Titan Season 2 Trailer and Air Date! stars

Announced originally in July 2016, a trailer for the second season of the highly popular anime adaptation of Attack on Titan by WIT Studio has been released!
It was revealed earlier this month in the 21st volume of the manga that the anime would air in April 2017. Check out the trailer now!

Don't forget to also check out our previous video interview with some of the production staff of Attack of Titan!

Wake Up to Emilia and Rem from Re:Zero stars

Why wake up to a boring alarm clock when you can now wakeup to the voices of (your possible ‘waifu’) Emilia and Rem from the hit series, Re:Zero! The app features over 90 recordings allowing users to customize their morning wakeup greeting. Unfortunately unlike the Asuna app, the images are static but features over 30 character images. 

Currently the app is only available in Japan for Android and iOS for 720 yen.
http://re-zero-app.jp/

Inori Minase Wins Seiyu Awards Best Actress stars

Inori Minase has received the prestigious "Best Actress" award at the 10th annual Seiyu Awards. While best known for her work in the anime series Is It Wrong to Try and Pick Up Girls in a dungeon? as the character Hestia, Inori has had some other exciting opportunities for 2015.

She was awarded the prestigious title for her lead role in the film The Anthem of the Heart, and in the popular anime series School-Live.

Kizumonogatari USA Movie Screening Trailer stars

Fans of the Monogatari series have been clamoring for the much anticipated origin story of Bakemonogatari since it's anime release in 2009. Now after 6 years Aniplex USA plans to bring the film to select US theaters this February.

Take Asuna (SAO) With You As a Personal Voice Assistant Released in English stars

For Android fans who want to make iOS and Windows Phone users jealous (this includes me), Asuna from the hit series Sword Art Online will wake you up in the mornings, give you weather, fortune, and appointment reminders in Japanese. Based on the press release, it appears with the purchase of the English language support add-on (really?), it will translate the menus, subtitles for Asuna's dialog, and allow for limited English voice command recognition. You can find the full list of commands here.

Little Witch Academia Kickstarter Rewards Unboxed stars

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Little Witch Academia backers are rejoicing around the world as Studio Trigger in partnership with Goodsmile Company has started shipping out backer rewards. While some of you are waiting for your packages or are curious what the final contents are, let's take a very brief look at some of the goodies from the highest tiers of the Kickstarter and see if Trigger delivered on their promises.

Rie Tanaka Cosplay on FFXIV 2015 Live Stream Event stars

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Celebrating it's second anniversary, Square-Enix held a 14 hour long stream that was filled with update news for upcoming changes and patches, to answering questions from fans. During one segment, voice actress veteran Rie Tanaka who voices Kan-E-Senna and Garuda in FFXIV, made a surprise appearance dressed up in the Thavnairian Bustier set from the game. Tanaka is probably best known for her roles as Lacus Clyne from Gundam Seed, Chii from Chobits, Suigintou from Rozen Maiden, and Mitsuru Kirijou from Persona 3.