27 Dec 2014

Revoltech Domo-Kun Review

Kaiyodo, figurine manufacturer that popular with revoltech line, in April 2014 was released figurine of mascot of japan public broadcaster NHK, Revoltech Domo-Kun.

revoltech domo box

Comes with height 10 cm and have retail cost for 3685 Yen, a set of Revoltech Domo-kun contain:
- Figure of Domo-kun
- Additional interchangeable eyes x 4
- Chopsticks
- Bowl of rice
- Microphone
- Television
- TV Remote
- Additional pair of hands

a set of revoltech domo

Revoltech Domo-kun look like do not have many articulation but surprisingly, this figure get many articulation especially on the hand and leg
One problem that I face is I get a little difficult to balance domo-kun in order to stand upright

This figure only have one part head, you can play with domo facial expressions with change his eyes
with the additional part of interchangeable domo eyes.

Video Review:

revoltech domo additional eyes
revoltech domo additional eyes

revoltech domo

revoltech domo cry

revoltech domo eat rice

revoltech domo watch tv

revoltech domo sing

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25 Dec 2014

Etrian Mystery Dungeon Teaser Revealed

Atlus USA, on Monday was uploaded a teaser via their YouTube channel for the upcoming game Etrian Mystery Dungeon. The teaser video with duration 85 seconds reveal gameplay and feature that available for the game.

Etrian Mystery Dungeon Teaser


Atlus also uploaded a video titled "Etrian Mystery Dungeon LiveStream #1 Archive" with duration 42 minutes that introduce systems of Etrian Mystery Dungeon.

Etrian Mystery Dungeon LiveStream #1 Archive


 The cross over game from Etrian Odyssey and Mystery Dungeon, scheduled to release in Spring 2015 for Nintendo 3DS.
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22 Dec 2014

The New Project for Angel Beats Will be OVA and Visual Novel

Two week ago, there is a news about the new project for Angel Beats , and today during the Aniplex x Key Presents New Project & Angel Beats event, revealed the new project that will be a Visual Novel and new OVA.

The visual novel titled Angel Beats! -1st beat- will be released May 29, 2015 for PC paltform. The game get opening theme titled Heartily Song by Lia. On the VN you will play as Yuzuru Otonashi.

Angel Beats -1st beat-

Angel Beats! -1st beat- Promotional Video

The new OVA titled Hell's Kitchen scheduled to release on June 24, 2015. The OVA will be bundled with the anime series on Blu-Ray format in a box set that cost 26800 Yen.

angel beats ova hell's kitchen

The Aniplex x Key Presents New Project & Angel Beats event also reveal another project for a new brand anime tv series titled Charlotte that produced by studio P.A Works and written by Jun Maeda.


Charlotte Anime Promotional Video

Charlotte Anime Announcement PV by pKjd

Source: Otaku Tale, Moetron
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20 Dec 2014

S.H.FiguArts G-Stag & Reddle Come in May 2015

S.H.FiguArts G-Stag & Reddle

After Blue Stinger Beetleborg and Shadowborg come into SHFiguarts line, now Bandai announced to release S.H.FiguArts G-Stag & Reddle (Green Hunter Beetleborg & Red Striker Beetleborg) that scheduled in may 2015.

G-Stag & Reddle will be sell as set with price 10800 Yen.

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18 Dec 2014

3DS Super Smash Bros Review‏

At the end of 2014, Nintendo was released an exciting game, Super Smash Bros  for Nintendo 3DS. This is a game series which mean Nintendo previously has released the prequel for the title on different platforms. In 1999 Super Smash Bros was introduced for Nintendo 64, in 2001 Super Smash Bros Melee for GameCube, in 2008 Super Smash Bros Brawl for Nintendo Wii, and the last title is Super Smash Bros for 3DS and Wii U in 2014.

3DS Super Smash Bros actually is a crossover fighting game that allow player to choose character to fight with AI computer or your friend. Yes... this game support multiplayer mode.

The playable characters is up to 49 characters from many popular game title such as Pokemon, Legend of Zelda, Super Mario, Mega Man/Rockman. Some of them is  Unlockable characters.
In one arena/match you can fight with up to 4 players.
You also can customize your character, to choose their skill, ability, and the appearance.

This game not only provide versus mode, there are many mode for you to play this game such as training, Classic, All-Star, Stadium, Smash (versus mode), Smash Run.
SSB also provide feature for capture image, when you are in a match just press Start and you can change the angle to get the best shot.

To control the character and to use special ability is not really difficult, even a novice gamer I think can quickly mastered this game.

Well, 3DS Super Smash Bros is really suitable for casual gamer, who do not have many time to play their 3DS. This game is really fun just kick punch throw shoot and slash and  you win the match.
You can play this game anywhere and anytime. With nice video graphic and sound, this game is worth to buy.

You can buy 3DS Super Smash Bros in Amazon for only  about $ 49.99 .

Video Gameplay  

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13 Dec 2014

Digimon 15th Anniversary Project Anime Titled Digimon Adventure Tri

digimon adventure tri

The official website for Digimon 15th Anniversary project anime announced that the upcoming anime titled Digimon Adventure Tri.
The website also reveal visual key and staff information for the anime.
This is the third egg hatch, which the first egg hatch in August that reveal a silhouette of 17 year old Taichi Yagami and Agumon.

Digimon Adventure Tri will be released in Spring next year and this project is to celebrate the 15th anniversary of Digimon Adventure anime tv series that premier in 1999.

Well, are you feel nostalgic with your childhood when watching this PV video below ?

Digimon 15th Anniversary Project Anime Promotional Video

Source: ANN
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9 Dec 2014

Aniplex x Key Visual Arts Collaborated Project Revealed

Yesterday the official website for Angel Beats start an operation countdown that over today.
The countdown is to reveal new project that involve collaboration between Aniplex and Key Visual Arts. The new project scheduled to announced during a conference on December 22 and also stream on Nico Nico live.

The official website for the collaborated new project reveal two image, on the right is Kanade Tachibana and the left is a silhouette of female character.

The website also stream the commercial for the new project announcement.

Aniplex x Key Presents New Project & Angel... by pKjd

Source: ANN
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8 Dec 2014

Angel Beats Official Website Start Operation Countdown

angel beats new project

The official website of Angel Beats, today start an operation countdown. When we post this news, the countdown is on 21 hours.
There is no information what happen next when the countdown is over, it will be a new season for Angel Beats anime ?

As we know, Angel Beats premiere in Japan on April 2, 2010 and finish on June 6, 2010 for the anime tv series. While the anime special and another epilogue episode was released on December 22, 2010.

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7 Dec 2014

Atlus Reveal Cross Over Game 3DS Etrian Mystery Dungeon

On Thursday, the official website and fanspage of Atlus reveal their newest 3DS game and it will be a cross over game. The game that announced as Etrian Mystery Dungeon is a cross over game from  Etrian Odyssey and Mystery Dungeon.

Scheduled to release in Spring 2015 for Nintendo 3DS,  Etrian Mystery Dungeon offers full party customizations, infinite dungeons to explore, and unlockable skill trees.

Here is the screenshots of the game:

Etrian Mystery Dungeon

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4 Dec 2014

S.H.Figuarts Luigi Latest Promotional Video Reveal Yoshi

Bandai Japan on Tuesday, release a promotional video for S.H.Figuarts Luigi that uploaded to the BandaiJP official YouTube channel.

The video with duration 91 seconds preview stop motion of SHF Luigi playing with the SHF Super Mario Play Set. On the end of video, there is a teaser from Bandai that reveal Yoshi as the next newcomer.

S.H.Figuarts Luigi will be released this December 2014 with price 3564 Yen along with S.H.Figuarts Super Mario Play Set C with price 2808 Yen.

S.H.Figuarts Luigi PV

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2 Dec 2014

Top 10 Best Selling Manga 2014 in Japan

December has arrived, and it's will be nearing the end of 2014. As usual, a japanese website that serve information about Japan music industry, Oricon give list of top selling manga in Japan.

The list below is cover sales manga by series from November 18, 2013 - November 16, 2014.

Top 10 Best Selling Manga 2014 in Japan 

NoManga TitleAuthor PublisherTotal Sales
1One PieceEiichiro OdaShueisha11,885,957
2Attack on TitanHajime IsayamaKodansha11,728,368
3Haikyu!!Haruichi FurudateShueisha8,283,709
4Tokyo GhoulSui IshidaShueisha6,946,203
5Kuroko's BasketballTadatoshi FujimakiShueisha6,729,439
6NarutoMasashi KishimotoShueisha5,505,179
7Ace of DiamondYĆ«ji TerajimaKodansha4,681,031
8MagiShinobu OhtakaShogakukan4,657,971
9The Seven Deadly SinsNakaba SuzukiKodansha4,633,246
10Assassination ClassroomYusei MatsuiShueisha4,622,108

Eiichiro Oda's manga One Piece is still in the first position this year and based on our data since 2009, this is the sixth year One Piece as the best seller manga in Japan.

There are new comers on the list for this year such as Ace of Diamond, Haikyu!!, and Tokyo Ghoul.
In the last year of Masashi Kishimoto Naruto manga, successfully stand its position in the Top 10 Best Selling Manga in Japan even though should down one position to sixth position compare to last year chart.

Source: ANN 

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1 Dec 2014

TV Commercial for Kuroko's Basketball Anime Third Season Revealed

Kuroko's Basketball Anime Third Season

Kuroko's Basketball Anime Season 3 Get TV commercial that uploaded to the kurobasanime youTube Channel and posted in the official website. The TV CM with duration 35 seconds also reveal the anime opening theme song titled "Punky Funky Love" by GRANRODEO.

Kuroko's Basketball Anime Third Season scheduled to release on January 2015 in Japan and will begin with the episode "51st Quarter".

The sequel manga will be released on December 29, 2014 in the Shueisha's Jump Next magazine and Shueisha will compiled the 30th volume as the last volume also in December.
The basketball manga created by Tadatoshi Fujimaki's, this year still in the list of top 10 selling manga in Japan, achieve fifth position with total sales 6,729,439 copies.

Source: ANN
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