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Crunchyroll finally adds offline support, but you have to pay more for it

Crunchyroll finally adds offline support, but you have to pay more for it

Anime streaming service Crunchyroll has finally added the ability to download videos for offline viewing, enabling subscribers to watch their favorite shows while on mobile and away from WiFi networks. This feature is available as part of new plans introduced on the service, but you're going to pay more for them than you would for the currently-available $8/month Fan subscription tier.

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New Pokemon TCG card set released with VMAX Charizard

New Pokemon TCG card set released with VMAX Charizard

Today we're taking a peek at some of the most awesome cards from the newest Pokemon (TCG) card game set. This is Pokemon TCG: Sword & Shield - Darkness Ablaze card set. This set includes a card that's already sold on eBay for well over $100 USD. That is, of course, another Charizard.

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Cyberpunk 2077 is getting its very own Netflix anime series

Cyberpunk 2077 is getting its very own Netflix anime series

There's no question that Cyberpunk 2077 is one of the most anticipated games of the year - probably even of the generation as a whole - so it should be no surprise to see the IP spread to other formats as well. Today, Netflix and CD Projekt Red announced that they're teaming up to make an original anime series set in the Cyberpunk 2077 universe. It won't be here for quite some time, but anime fans have reason to be excited.

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Neon Genesis Evangelion Tamagotchi lets you raise Angels

Neon Genesis Evangelion Tamagotchi lets you raise Angels

In the world of manga and anime, Neon Genesis Evangelion is right up there as one of the most popular franchises, despite and because of its rather heavy themes and treatment of its characters. The brand has been used and various product collaborations but you may have never seen this mashup coming. Tamagotchi, owned by Bandai, has slowly been reviving its egg-shaped toys and the name's popularity and what better way to do that than by letting you raise your own Eva Angel.

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Pokemon Pink leak tips secret alternate to Pikachu’s Yellow

Pokemon Pink leak tips secret alternate to Pikachu’s Yellow

Good news: Pokemon Pink existed, and was likely set to feature Clefairy as a hero. Pokemon Red, Pokemon Green, Pokemon Blue, and the Pikachu-themed Pokemon Yellow all graced the first few years of the game series' existence on this earth. But there was another. Game code leaked this week included reference to a game called Pokemon Pink. This version of the game would've focused on either Clefairy or Jigglypuff, and likely included audio reflecting the then-new popularity of the companion anime Pokemon.

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Netflix just announced a Witcher anime movie

Netflix just announced a Witcher anime movie

It looks like Netflix may very well be all-in on The Witcher. Not only did the streaming service green light the second season its live-action show before the first season even premiered, but now it's making an animated movie set in The Witcher universe. Details are still slim at this point, but what we do know should be enough to get fans of the live-action show excited.

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Pokemon GO gear released by official Pokemon Center in time for holidays

Pokemon GO gear released by official Pokemon Center in time for holidays

This week the official Pokemon Center online store revealed a collection of officially licensed Pokemon GO clothing and goods. The Pokemon Center (dot com) is the official Pokemon Company store for consumers online - as official as from-the-source gets. There, for the first time ever, they've got real-deal Pokemon GO STUFF. They call their first group of stuff the "Pokemon GO Teams Collection."

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Pokemon Sword and Shield Raid exploit fix is in for unlimited watt farming [UPDATE: patched]

Pokemon Sword and Shield Raid exploit fix is in for unlimited watt farming [UPDATE: patched]

Over the weekend, raid battles in Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield were tossed into chaos. Users of all sorts found it more likely that they'd find a raid with no friendly co-trainers than the opposite - and it's all thanks to one simple trick. Once you drop in on a Raid Battle in Pokemon Sword and Shield, if you don't like the Pokemon that appears, you can simply leave, change your Nintendo Switch time/date, and try again!

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The last Pokemon GO maps and trackers that still work in late 2019

The last Pokemon GO maps and trackers that still work in late 2019

Today we're taking a peek at some Pokemon GO cheats - if you want to call them that - in the form of live Pokemon GO Maps. These GPS-based maps work with Google Maps or OpenStreetMap, and can (pretty much) be opened on any sort of smartphone. This new list is ready to roll as of late November, 2019 - and will probably still be valid through the new year, barring any unexpected closures! Time to get tracking!

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Rarest Square Shiny Pokemon now common in Sword/Shield due to ‘quirk’

Rarest Square Shiny Pokemon now common in Sword/Shield due to ‘quirk’

There's a new rarest sort of Pokemon now, thanks to Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. They're shiny - but they're a special kind of shiny. Instead of appearing with standard star shape sparkles when appearing as a Shiny Pokemon, these new sorts have square shaped sparkles. According to code retrieved from Pokemon Sword and Shield, there SHOULD be a 1/16 chance that a Shiny Pokemon would be a Square Sparkle Shiny Pokemon - but right now odds are a bit broken!

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Pokemon GO Supereffective Week list [UPDATE: A new Shiny!]

Pokemon GO Supereffective Week list [UPDATE: A new Shiny!]

Today we're looking at the most important parts of the Pokemon GO Supereffective Week event that'll last from November 19 until November 26. This event will be live by the time you read this article, so head out to your favorite Pokemon Gym and keep this page open so you'll know what Pokemon are best to battle the biggest beasts! This event will give you the opportunity to catch some of the most "SUPEREFFECTIVE" Pokemon in the game!

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All Studio Ghibli movies streaming with HBO Max in 2020

All Studio Ghibli movies streaming with HBO Max in 2020

Studio Ghibli made some of the most memorably anime movies in history - and their streaming rights have just been acquired by HBO Max. This is different from the regular old HBO, and does not necessarily mean that people with subscriptions to HBO Now or access to HBO GO will have access to the full Studio Ghibli collection of media. Let's take a peek at what they've made public so far.

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