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The Joke's On You — Anime Does April Fool's Day - Part 3

posted on by Lynzee Loveridge

You can check out more jokes and cross-overs in Part 1 and Part 2.


Animate is hiring an employee for its location on the moon.

Assassination Classroom

Character Kōtarō Takebayashi made some personal, important announcements.

Bakumatsu Rock

Voting opened for a new song collaboration.


Bandai will sell a 1/1 figure of Ultraman for 78,000,000 yen

Bravely Default

The RPG gets a reverse port.


The online manga website has taken some serious budget hits.

Dance with Devils

The reverse-harem replaced all the male characters with dogs.

Detective Conan: Sunflowers of Inferno

Detective Conan tries to discover which of the characters is lying.

Diabolik Lovers

The official Twitter announced a "Diaravaatsume" game where players collect all the vampires.


KanColle creators announced their next title is "Kanpani Girls," or "Cold-Weather Girls."


Shizuka is the protagonist of the newest Doraemon film.

Dragon Quest Heroes

The website opened a Slime Bubblewrap popping page.

Etrian Mystery Dungeon

Cave drawings of a Paladin were found in the Aslarga Ruins on the 99,999th floor. The art proves the existence of the Sekadan civilization


The porno mag from D-Frag! gets its own Kickstarter

Ghost in the Shell: New Movie

The website was "hacked" to spell out an April Fool's joke.


Serious allegations are being made against the RX-78-2 Gundam for its involvement in controversial event and collusion between the Earth Federation and the Principality of Zeon. The RX-78-2 will appear in a press conference later in the day. Note, the joke website is now gone

Hatsune Miku

Hatsune Miku Project DIVA Arcade finally adds Mikudayo!


April 1 is the day of the entrance ceremony for Hetalia High School

Himōto! Umaru-chan

The cast got a more action-oriented make-over.

Kuroko's Basketball

The site was taken over by chicken versions of the characters. The official Twitter account asked fans to please look forward to "Hiyoko no Basuke Teikōhen."

Mikagura School Suite

The main character and premise are changed to something resembling Silver Spoon.

Miracle Train

The site announced Miracle ☆ Quest Ⅵ will soon go on sale.

NIS America

Disgaea will get an iPhone exclusive, micro-transaction game.


Idea Factory's Otomate brand is holding a character popularity poll, but all the options are really weird.

PlayStation Europe

Sony announces the PlayStation Flow, from the PlayStation Wearable Entertainment Technology (P-WET) team.


The identity of Momoneko is revealed!

Tokyo Otaku Mode

The website announced Alpacasso: The Origin film and even "interviewed" viewers for their thoughts. Visitors can go to the link below to get a free movie wallpaper.

Tokyo Xanadu

Falcom president Toshihiro Kondo and Ika-chan will perform all the roles in the upcoming game.

Under the Dog

The team decided to change the project's title to "Under the Prairie Dog" to "signify the vastness of the universe of UTPD and great potential that this anime project possesses."
Thanks to GiriOni for the news tip [Link]

Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late

The fighting game "UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTHA Xnd cosign" was announced with graphics resembling Virtua Fighter.


The website hosted a visual novel-style game starring the UtaPri cast.

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