Robotic;Notes Anime Episode 1 Preview

The website for the sci-fi anime Robotic;Notes has released a preview of the first episode, which will be released in Japan on 11 October.

The anime is based on the PS3 and Xbox 360 game developed by 5pb. The science adventure game TV adaptation is set in an alternate future after Tokyo’s Shibuya district was destroyed in 2009. It is now 2019, the world is immersed in augmented reality technology, and the Central Tanegashima High School’s robotic club only has two members left, club president Akiho Senomiya and Kaito Yashio, and is on the verge of being disbanded. Their only chance to keep their club is to win the hobby robot competition in Tokyo.

Akiho Senomiya and Kaito Yashio will be voiced by Yoshino Nanjou and Ryohei Kimura respectively. The series will be directed by Kazuya Nomura (Sengoku Basara 2) at Production I.G (Ghost in the Shell).

Hokage Naruto Will Be Playable in “Naruto Shippunden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3”

There’s even more to look forward to in Namco Bandai Games’ Ultimate Ninja Storm 3, as Hokage Naruto will be a playable character of the game. Players can use Hokage Naruto from the start of play if they have the save data from the earlier Naruto Shippunden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations.

Mifune, the General of the Land of Iron and Hanzo, the former leader of the Hidden Rain Village will also be playable characters. 

The story takes players back 16 years to witness the truth of the Nine-Tails’ attack of Konoha and Naruto’s birth.

Naruto Shippunden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 will be available on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in 2013. Watch the gameplay demo here.