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A Quiet Place has become one of the most financially and critically successful films of the year, despite it being director John Krasinski's first outing in the horror genre. The filmmaker had doubts about how the film would come together, yet one specific moment on set of the film assured him that it would come ... [...]
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The walls are falling down in AfterShock's Animosity, and we've got an exclusive new preview of Animosity #18.The newest issue sees a full-scale war between animal and humans as Sandor and his friends attempt to rescue Jesse. That path is going to be far from easy, as armed soldiers and beaten down but not shattered ... [...]
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The cast for the upcoming The Twilight Zone reboot is only getting more enticing! The most recent name to be added to the list: Steven Yeun.Yeun, who is best known for playing Glenn Rhee on The Walking Dead, has had a wildly successful 2018. In addition to co-starring in Boots Riley's Sorry For Your Loss, ... [...]
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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is quickly becoming the dark horse surprise of the 2018 movie year, leaping out of the corner of anticipated animated features to top some of the prestigious critics lists in the country, where it is garnering praise as easily the best animated film of 2018, and quite possibly one of the ... [...]
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Many Marvel fans were shocked to learn Netflix cancelled Daredevil, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist just after their new seasons premiered on the streaming service, though there was hope they'd continue on Disney+ or Hulu. While that's still a possibility, don't expect it to happen for a few years.According to report from Variety, the deal ... [...]
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There's a lot of content coming to Monster Hunter: World next year, but anyone who doesn't yet have the game can get their bearings ahead of those releases with a free trial event that's going on now.Capcom announced the free trial of the game that lets players hunt down larger-than-life monsters while using impressive weapons ... [...]
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Supergirl and her fellow heroes may have been victorious in saving Earth-1 from a warped version of reality in the "Elseworlds" crossover, but the Girl of Steel is returning to Earth-38 with an identity crisis of her own in a new preview for "Suspicious Minds," the upcoming tenth episode of Supergirl's fourth season.The promo hints ... [...]
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Usually when developers fix big glitches in a game, that's a good thing. Apparently that's not the case with Fallout 76 because a bug centered around the Feed the People quest has been fixed and players are demanding its return.Before the latest patch dropped for the online title, anyone that completed the Feed the People ... [...]
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This past week, Epic Games introduced a new Creative Mode to Fortnite, allowing fans to run wild building whatever they please (to an extent) on their own private island. And with that, two devoted fans didn't waste any time, as they've recreated an iconic Teen Titans building with it.Team Kaliber members (and YouTube creators) Whos ... [...]
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Lucasfilm has confirmed that Pedro Pascal will be playing the main character in Star Wars: The Mandalorian, which many fans had already assumed after months of speculation about his involvement in the series. While this news might not have surprised fans, the recent casting announcement revealed that Carl Weathers, Werner Herzog, and Giancarlo Esposito were ... [...]
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Back in 1997, Hamtaro debuted as a manga in a children's learning magazine, and was followed by an anime in 2000. Next year, fans can celebrate 20 years of the adorable series with a collab café in Tokyo and Saitama! The event will be hosted by Omotesando BOX CAFE & SPACE early next month, and will feature a mini-menu of kid-friendly dishes (and a latte for the parents) featuring the various characters. Check out a few: Pashmina Curry with Penelope Takoyaki / Kotatsu Omurice / Cappy's Hide-and-Seek Stew: Sunflower Cake / Hamtaro's Mysterious Pancakes / Boss's Digging Tiramisu Bijou Balloon / Ham-Girls [...]
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Anime / music mixed media project BanG Dream! is returning to Japanese airwaves soon, and to celebrate the series is rocking out with a set of new key visuals for each of the main bands. The new key visuals include the following bands: Poppin'Party. Afterglow. Pastel*Palettes. Roselia. Hello. Happy World! And RAISE A SUILEN. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pR7MPtR1pwU] Additionally, the Japanese broadcast schedule for BanG Dream! 2nd Season has been revealed, including: Tokyo MX: every Thursday during the 23:00 time slot beginning on January 03, 2019. BS11: every Thursday during the 23:30 time slot beginning on January 03, 2019. KBS Kyoto: [...]
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Anime Recap is a weekly news show that brings you the latest anime news in bite-sized segments so you can stay up to speed on all the happenings in the world of anime! Here's our favorite highlights along with some helpful links so you can check out the stories yourself! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghUuO4m_-EM] Here are the full stories from today's episode! PERSONA 5's Joker playable in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Kingdom Hearts III trailer shows off opening cinematic Ghost in the Shell SAC_2045 anime announced Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac trailer Crunchyroll Movie Night brings Mob Psycho 100 II anime to theaters Sonic the Hedgehog live-action [...]
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Need some quick gold in Super Smash Bros.? Look for characters making a spectacle of themselves. For a limited time, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is running its "Spectacle to Behold" event. During this time, Spirits based on characters who wear glasses or sunglasses will appear more than usual. Defeat them to earn more gold. The event is being held globally and kicks off December 14 for a 3-day run. It's a great opportunity to rack up some in-game cash, and to see more of your favorite bespectacled characters! Source: Anime! Anime! ----- Kara Dennison is a writer, editor, and interviewer [...]
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Every December at Kyoto's Kiyomizudera Temple, the Kanji of the Year—presented by the Kanji Proficiency Society and chosen via nationwide poll—is revealed. This year, head monk Seihan Mori wrote "sai" (disaster) during the announcement. Will the anime kanji of the year fare any better? News site Anime! Anime! holds their own annual poll, asking fans to choose a kanji that best sums up the year in anime. So what does 2018 mean to fans in so many words? Here's a countdown of the top of the heap. 5 (tie): 屍 (shikabane), "corpse" The living dead girls of Franchouchou have clearly [...]
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