Monster Hunter X Announced for 3DS in Japan

Monster Hunter X - LogoCapcom held a special Monster Hunter event just for Japan tonight. I’ve been looking forward to it ever since I found out about it a month ago, particularly since people were speculating that Monster Hunter 5 would be announced.

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Death Note Getting Live Action TV Drama

(In brief) NTV has announced a live action adaptation of Tsugumi Ohba’s manga Death Note, set to air in Japan in July. To better work as a televised drama, the show will feature new plot elements to expand upon the story, and the character of Near (who didn’t feature in the two live action movies) will be present in this adaptation of the story.

The new drama marks the fourth live action adaptation of Death Note, following two movies based on the story, and a spin-off focusing on character L.

Disney Infinity 3.0 Announced

Disney Interactive Studios LogoDisney announced the third iteration of its Disney Infinity franchise, Disney Infinity: 3.0 Edition, featuring characters from the Star Wars universe and contributions from various development studios. Three separate playsets will show off the major eras of the Star Wars franchise.

The starting set, Twilight of the Republic  is set around the Clone Wars TV series with Anakin Skywalker and Ahsaka Tano battling against a Droid Army. Yoda, Darth Maul and Mace Windu will also be playable. It will be developed by Ninja Theory (DmC: Devil May Cry). Continue reading Disney Infinity 3.0 Announced