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Angry Birds Makes For The Least Exciting LEGO Sets Ever

Kotaku - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 16:00

Which is stronger, my unrelenting excitement over new LEGO products, or my apathy towards the upcoming Angry Birds movie? After putting together the cheapest set released on Friday, apathy is triumphant.


Nobunaga no Shinobi Anime's 'Episode 0' Shows Chidori, Nobunaga's Meeting

Anime News Network - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 15:30
Episode previously screened at AnimeJapan 2016 last weekend
Categories: General Anime

Forums Abuzz About Possible Leaked Mass Effect Andromeda Footage

Kotaku - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 15:20

A video identified by NeoGAF user Taker34 as a demo reel from the website of a developer working on the next installment of BioWare’s space opera shows off special effects and new movement abilities that may or may not show up in next year’s Mass Effect Andromeda.


Track: Ai no Uta/Love Song | Artist: Hatsune Miku/ | Album: Project Diva X Track

Kotaku - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 14:30

Track: Ai no Uta/Love Song | Artist: Hatsune Miku/ | Album: Project Diva X Track


Kenji Taguchi Ends Ane Log Sibling Comedy Manga This Month

Anime News Network - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 14:30
Manga inspired 6 Flash anime shorts, 3 OVA episodes
Categories: General Anime

This Week In Business: The Quest For Fame

Kotaku - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 14:00

QUOTE | “You get that hit of attention and it makes you feel good, then you come back down. Then you build up a tolerance for it, so you need it just to feel normal, like if you have too much caffeine or something.” - Framed developer Joshua Boggs, talking about his self-destructive quest for indie fame and external validation, which he sees as a major issue in the indie dev scene.


Luger Code 1951 Anime's Promotional Video, Visual Unveiled

Anime News Network - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 13:30
Anime about scientist deciphering werewolf code premieres this fall
Categories: General Anime

Brave Witches TV Anime Reveals More Staff, Visual

Anime News Network - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 12:30
Returning staff includes setting advisor Takaaki Suzuki, sound director Tomohiro Yoshida
Categories: General Anime

Skullgirls 2nd Encore to Release on PlayStation Vita Next Week

gamrFeed - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 12:13

It's been announced that Lab Zero’s fighting game Skullgirls 2nd Encore will finally release on the PlayStation Vita on April 5th.

Skullgirls 2nd Encore will be Cross Buy, so those who have already bought the PlayStation 4 version of the game will receive a PlayStation Vita copy for free, and vice versa.

The Vita version of the game will include the following features:

  • All 5 DLC characters
  • Fully voiced story mode
  • New Challenges — including playing as the Skullgirl herself, Marie!
  • New Trials
  • New Survival Mode
  • Full Platinum Trophy set
  • Cross play with the PS4 and PS3 versions
  • Local multiplayer support via PSTV

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Video: Guns N’ Roses’ “classic” lineup reunites at The Troubadour in Hollywood

Metal Insider - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 12:04
In what was one of the worst kept secrets (well, second to this secret), Guns N’ Roses played an intimate show late last night at The Troubadour in Hollywood, hours after announcing dates for the “Not In This Life Time” tour. It marked the first time in decades that original members Axl Rose, Slash and […]
Categories: Music

Hidetoshi Ishizawa Leaves Capcom and Joins SNK

gamrFeed - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 11:54

While the name Hidetoshi Ishizawa may not be familiar to many, his nickname Neo_G should be much more recognizable. Back in January Ishizawa left Capcom after being with company for over 20 years and today we learn that he is now working for SNKPlaymore, and presumably on the developer's upcoming game King of Fighters XIV.

Below is Ishizawa’s impressive resume:


  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (Battle Director)
  • Capcom Fighting Evolution (Producer)


  • Marvel Vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (Battle System Designer)
  • Devil May Cry 4 (2008) (Planning)
  • Tatsunoko vs. Capcom Ultimate All-Stars (Planning Directors)
  • Capcom Fighting Evolution (Planner)
  • Jojo no Kimyō na Bōken: Ōgon no ... (Planning)
  • Capcom vs. SNK 2: Mark of the Millennium (Planner )
  • Capcom vs. SNK (Planner)
  • Marvel vs. Capcom 2 (Planner)
  • Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike (Director)
  • Street Fighter III: Double Impact (Planner)
  • Darkstalkers 3 (Planner)
  • Street Fighter III: 2nd Impact - Giant Attack (Planning)
  • Street Fighter III: New Generation (Planner)
  • Street Fighter Alpha 2 (Planner)

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Adult Swim's Toonami to Run Hunter x Hunter TV Anime

Anime News Network - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 11:30
Viz Media's English dub premieres on April 16
Categories: General Anime

Omukae Desu Live-Action TV Series Reveals More Cast, Promo Video

Anime News Network - Sat, 04/02/2016 - 10:30
Ryohei Suzuki joins cast in series premiering on April 16
Categories: General Anime