Waiting for Us at the Amuse Exhibition Were Year of the Sheep Alpacasso

Amuse Inc., creator of the popular Alpacasso series, held a private viewing for their new products!

2014 Fall Anime Trailer Summary: Action & Sci-Fi

A look at the trailers for the nine anime beginning this fall with promising battle scenes!

Tokyo Game Show 2014 Comes to a Close

Take a look back at Tokyo Game Show 2014, which recorded the event’s second highest attendance in its history!

2014 Fall Anime Trailer Summary: Academic and Comedic Series

Here’s our selection of 10 different trailers for cheerful, comedic school anime that will begin broadcast this October!

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Cosplayers & Booth Girls Collection

Games and beautiful girls go hand-in-hand? Introducing pictures of the beautiful cosplayers & booth girls we found at Tokyo Game Show 2014!

New Details About *Psycho-Pass 2* Anime Revealed Including Staff, Cast and Songs!

A new music video and other details have been released regarding the anime Psycho-Pass 2, which begins airing on Fuji TV's Noitamina on Oct. 9!

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Opening Report

Business Day starts! A huge lineup of all kinds of new games is in store!

AFA is Held in Indonesia!

Eir Aoi, Egoist, T.M.Revolution, DJ Kazu! Popular anime song singers appeared at Anime Festival Asia Indonesia 2014!

Sanrio Expo 2014 is Held

Tons of new Sanrio products! Many Hello Kitty, Kirimi-chan, and even Gudetama products introduced!

"Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends" Opens

The climax of the Kyoto arc is finally here!

Production on TV Anime *Show By Rock!!* Announced

From Sanrio! A TV anime themed after a rock band will begin its late-night broadcast in 2015!

The Cute Pullip Series Takes on *Alice in Wonderland*! Welcome to the World of “Classical Alice”!

Pullip is an impressive line of fashion dolls that have big heads, slender arms and legs, and lovely eyes. Here on TOM, we’ve previously introduced Pullips born from collaborations with such works as Sailor Moon and Rozen Maiden.

"Terraformars" Swarm Figures to Release

A huge outbreak of 50-millimeter-tall Terraformars will take over sweet shops!

Miku Effector Releasing in October

Have Miku sing by using a guitar! The first ever in the world! Introducing the Vocaloid effector Miku Stomp!

First *One Piece* Game Coming to the PlayStation 4 - *One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3*

A new game in the One Piece: Pirate Warriors series, a collaboration between the popular series One Piece and Warriors that has sold over 2 million copies worldwide, is coming to the PS4.

Sixth Doll Hinaichigo Enters the Pullip x *Rozen Maiden* Collaborative Series! Elegant Photos with Other Rozen Maidens!!

Rozen Maiden is one of the popular collaborative series from Pullip fashion dolls. Though Kirakishou was just released in July, Hinaichigo, the sixth doll, is already joining the Pullip ranks.

Become a Manga Translator! An Interview with the Manga Translation Battle Winner (Part 1)

Recently, the Manga Translation Battle has been gaining attention as a gateway to success for aspiring translators. In this interview series, we’ll talk with previous winners of the contest about their past and what lies ahead for them as manga translators.

*Attack on Titan* and *KanColle* Figures Available for Pre-Order Aug. 28!

One angel, and one demon? Starting Aug. 28, two high-quality figures from the Wonderful Hobby Selection Series, “Colossal Titan Takayuki Takeya Ver.” and “Yamato Kai: Heavy Armament Ver.” are now available for pre-order.

“Change Games, Change Play” - Tokyo Game Show 2014 Draws Near!

This year’s Tokyo Game Show will be held from Sept. 18-21 (open to the general public on the 20 and 21).

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Sep. 30, 2014 07:000

TV Anime Yowamushi Pedal Season 2 PV Releases - Movie’s Success Brings it to More Screens for a Longer Time Period

TV Anime *Yowamushi Pedal* Season 2 PV Releases - Movie’s Success Brings it to More Screens for a Longer Time Period

The anime adaptation of Wataru Watanabe’s popular manga Yowamushi Pedal is going excellently. The anime was televised from October 2013 to June 2014, and it became a big hit widely supported due to the refreshing adolescence of the high schoolers in the series who compete in bicycle races.

Sep. 30, 2014 01:001

Shonen Hollywood Season 2 Broadcast to Begin in January 2015

*Shonen Hollywood* Season 2 Broadcast to Begin in January 2015

The TV anime Shonen Hollywood: Holly Stage for 49 came to its conclusion late-night on Sept. 27 with Episode 13, “We, Can Be Born Again for Eternity.” Production on Season 2 was announced shortly after the anime’s finale.

Sep. 29, 2014 13:001

Waiting for Us at the Amuse Exhibition Were Year of the Sheep Alpacasso

Waiting for Us at the Amuse Exhibition Were Year of the Sheep Alpacasso

Amuse Inc., creator of the popular Alpacasso series, held a private viewing for their new products!

Sep. 29, 2014 07:004

Snow Miku 2015 Ver. Main Visual Releases, Lovely Design Integrates Plants

Snow Miku 2015 Ver. Main Visual Releases, Lovely Design Integrates Plants

Snow Miku 2015, a winter festival that supports Hokkaido, will be held early next year.

Sep. 29, 2014 01:002

TV Anime Le Fruit de la Grisaia PV Releases, Story About Five Girls and One Guy to Finally Start

TV Anime *Le Fruit de la Grisaia* PV Releases, Story About Five Girls and One Guy to Finally Start

The TV anime Le Fruit de la Grisaia will begin in October. The anime is based on a popular game developed by Front Wing.

Sep. 28, 2014 13:000

Pixiv Festival in Roppongi Hills - A Place to Enjoy Drawing Even More Becomes Real

Pixiv Festival in Roppongi Hills - A Place to Enjoy Drawing Even More Becomes Real

A large-scale event concepted around the online illustration community Pixiv is coming to Roppongi, Tokyo. For one month from Oct. 25 to Nov. 24, the Pixiv Festival will be held at the Roppongi Hills Viewing Platform at the Tokyo City View Gallery.

Sep. 28, 2014 07:000

Fashion Magazine ViVi Comes with Attack on Titan Levi Tote Bag!

Fashion Magazine ViVi Comes with Attack on Titan Levi Tote Bag!

A Japanese popular female magazine “ViVi,” released on September 23, has collaboration with popular comic “Shingeki-no-Kyojin (Attack on Titan).” The magazine had 2 special appendixes; “Attack on Levi” tote back and a Collaboration Book.

Sep. 28, 2014 01:000

Level-5 Original Work Ushiro: Fukigen na Shinigami Becomes a Horror Novel by Kadokawa and Fields

Level-5 Original Work *Ushiro: Fukigen na Shinigami* Becomes a Horror Novel by Kadokawa and Fields

Level-5, which is known for Youkai Watch, Inazuma Eleven, and other hit series, is branching out into a new realm. Level-5’s original spirit horror RPG Ushiro has become a light novel series published by Kadokawa and Fields.

Sep. 27, 2014 13:000

Successive Generations of Transformation Items Become Miniaturized! 10th Anniversary Set “PreCure All Stars Memorial” to Release

Successive Generations of Transformation Items Become Miniaturized! 10th Anniversary Set “PreCure All Stars Memorial” to Release

Since 2004’s Futari wa PreCure, the PreCure series has become a popular anime that spans nine works and is known for its 8:30 timeslot on Sundays on ABC. As a celebration of the 10th anniversary since the start of the series, a set containing nine miniaturized transformation items from successive generations of the series called “PreCure All Stars Memorial” has been announced.

Sep. 27, 2014 07:000

AOP’s Long-Awaited Second Single, “Cosmic Magic Stars,” to Release on Oct. 19

AOP’s Long-Awaited Second Single, “Cosmic Magic Stars,” to Release on Oct. 19

“Cosmic Magic Stars,” the second single by the six-person idol group AOP which was born from the “Anime ‘Katteini’ Oen Project,” will release on Sunday, Oct. 19.

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