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Samsung White Wins the 2014 League Championship Series

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League of Legends will be getting sparkly white skins representing the 2014 Championships this year. South Korea’s Samsung White defeated China’s Star Horn Royal Club with three wins and one loss, reflecting their prior season. Samsung White were the clear favorites to win going in to the match up, although the odds changed here and there during the matches. Star ... Read More »

Old Man Nelson On: Sunday Afternoon at NYCC 2014

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I looked forward to one panel this year, and one panel only: The Legend of Korra. I had to work Thursday, so my dreams went unfulfilled. But Sunday hosted an Avatar: The Last Airbender fan panel, featuring Jessie Flower (voice of Toph Bei Fong). I made sure to get in the panel no matter what, or, as I kept thinking, there ... Read More »

Season 4 LCS Quarter-Finals

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The League of Legends Championships will be China vs. Korea this year; it’s just a question of which team. The quarter-finals of the Season 4 Championships ended yesterday, with only one shutout. Samsung White from Korea emerged victorious over Team Solo Mid from USA, but the latter did manage to win once. Samsung White will not be going into the ... Read More »

Aniplex USA Panel Japan Expo USA 2014

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At one o’clock this afternoon, the Aniplex USA panel kicked off at Japan Expo USA with a clip of scenes from some of their more popular titles, including Kill la Kill, Magi, Nisekoi, Zvezda, and Sword Art Online.  Following that was an exclamation of “Stand up and show everyone your nipples!” from Aniplex USA’s marketing specialist, Joanna Metoki in response to Mikisugi cosplay before simulcast ... Read More »

VIZ Media Panel Japan Expo USA 2014

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The VIZ Media panel kicked off at Japan Expo 2014 with Mark DeVera announcing new titles that have been added to their inventory, beginning with Black Rose Alice and My Love Story, both of which are on sale now for $9.99 USD, $12.99 CAD. Other titles that are currently available are: Spell of Desire Food Wars: Shokugeki no Souma Terra Formars Upcoming print titles ... Read More »

Dog Days Season 3 PV and Release Date Announced

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FINALLY! Two and a half years later and we get what was promised to us! Yesterday, during the Comiket 86 event, our prayers were answered when it was announced that Dog Days Season 3 is scheduled to be released in January 2015. A promotional video was debuted that got everyone psyched up for the continuation of the series. We got to see Cinque, ... Read More »

Blizzard to Honor Robin Williams via an NPC

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  Robin Williams’s death is something that shocked, saddened, and stunned the country. Our president has spoken out about it, plenty of fellow celebrities have expressed their grief, and I can personally say I have friends who have cried their eyes out over this. My own grief and mourning, I can tell, will take its course over a long period ... Read More »

Crunchyroll to Stream Full Cardcaptor Sakura

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There’s no escaping that feeling of nostalgia that washes over you when you’re given the opportunity to relive your childhood. Crunchyroll’s latest announcement regarding streaming the series Cardcaptor Sakura is just one of those opportunities, and one you can bet I’ll be taking advantage of. For those younger fans that missed the 90s, Cardcaptor Sakura is the tale of a ten year ... Read More »

Impact: Latest Trailer of Bioware’s Shadow Realms Released

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Bioware’s been busy giving us plenty of sequels and, let’s just face it, games we have come to expect from them. Dragon Age 3: Inquistion is scheduled for release late this year, and a sequel to the Mass Effect Trilogy is in development. That all sounds well and good, but a couple of weeks ago, they’ve revealed that a brand ... Read More »