A cafe where you can experience the latest in Harajuku pop culture has opened - the Kawaii Monster Cafe.

A cafe and restaurant unlike any you’ve ever seen before, the Kawaii Monster Cafe, has opened in Tokyo’s Harajuku district which continues to transmit...

The Amazing Anime Song Dance Performers, Real Akiba Boys!

Over 50 million total views online! Representing Akihabara is the otaku dance team Real Akiba Boys! Each video they upload of them dancing to anime song openings quickly hits over 1 million views online, and their total view count is over 50 million. They have even earned popularity among those working in the anime industry who give them high praise.

This Idol Group's Unique Music Video Features Umbrellas and Lanterns in Perfect Synchronization

“Though I know the petals will fall away…” Do these girls have a fantasy of falling in love with an illusion?!

WonFes 2015 Summer Photo Collection! Part 2: Sexy & Cute Edition

We introduce this time the gorgeous figures that colored the event halls!

[WonFes] We Explore the Evangelion 20th Anniversary Booth

In celebration of this year being its 20th anniversary, a special Evangelion booth was set up at Wonder Festival 2015 Summer held on July 26. Crowds of Eva fans were mesmerized by the various attention-grabbing displays.

WonFes 2015 Summer Photo Collection! Part 1: Cool & Comical Edition

We introduce loads of products packed with creators’ clever ideas and cutting-edge techniques!

Brand New Collections Revealed at Figure Festival WonFes

Wonder Festival 2015 Summer was held on July 26. At the festival, a collection of figures based on brand new anime series were revealed.

TOM Attends SDCC 2015: Photo Report

For 45 years, San Diego, California has been the home of Comic-Con International, an exhibition of comic books and the popular arts celebrated by visitors from every corner of the globe.

Transforming Headphones Made from an Incredible 256+ Parts! New Brand Now on Sale from Good Smile Company and Linkin Park’s Mr. Hahn

The THP-01 is the first product by Toon Workshop, a new lifestyle brand by Good Smile Company and Mr. Hahn from Linkin Park, that revitalizes the concept of “Geek Japan.”

AX 2015 Report: Interviews with Hunt for TOM Winners

Tokyo Otaku Mode fans participated in a special event at Anime Expo 2015. A new experiment by TOM. A challenge.

Anime Expo 2015 Photo Report: Amazing Cosplay!

Anime Expo 2015 Photo Report: Amazing Cosplay!

Yoko Takahashi Performs Neon Genesis Evangelion Theme, “A Cruel Angel’s Thesis,” to Excited Crowd at Anime Expo 2015 in LA

Yoko Takahashi is the booming voice behind the Neon Genesis Evangelion theme songs, “A Cruel Angel’s Thesis,” and “Tamashii no Refrain.” On July 2 at North America’s largest anime conventon, Anime Expo 2015 in Los Angeles, Takahashi performed her first live show in America to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Evangelion series.

Possibly the Quickest Interview in the World!? Keiji Inafune and Eiko Tanaka on the “RED ASH” Kickstarter Project

On July 4 at Anime Expo in Los Angeles, prominent Japanese game creator Keiji Inafune, known for his popular titles Mega Man and Onimusha, announced an exciting new Kickstarter project titled Red Ash.

“Hatsune Miku Dreams of Electric Sheep” Collaboration Event Between Hatsune Miku and Artists Opens

An exhibit and sales event is being held now at Gallery Nucleus in LA for approximately 60 Hatsune Miku works that include about 40 newly drawn works by artists curated in the gallery and 17 works chosen from a public vote.

Exclusive Interview with the Founder of MyAnimeList, a Colossal Site with 120 Million Monthly PVs

Fans who love anime are no doubt very familiar with the name MyAnimeList (MAL). Even in Japan, we use database sites for those times when we can’t figure out which anime we should watch next.

Momoiro Clover Z Will Perform at ANIME EXPO 2015 in LA As the Main Act!!

Momoiro Clover Z Will Perform at ANIME EXPO 2015 in LA

Masterpieces of the Past Lined Up! “Manga*Anime*Games from Japan” Exhibit

On June 24 in Nogizaka in Tokyo, an exhibition for otaku called “Manga*Anime*Games from Japan” started. The large-scale exhibit is being held in the wide-open space of the National Art Center. It’s open until Aug. 31.

TOM Attends E3 2015: Photo and Video Report

E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, is an annual event held in the Los Angeles Convention Center that celebrates the latest announcements in the gaming industry.

2015 Summer Season Anime Trailer Roundup Part 2

Have you decided what anime you’ll be watching this summer? We’ve gathered trailers, so be sure to check them out!!

2015 Summer Season Anime Trailer Roundup Part 1

Hey everyone, enjoying your anime life? It’s almost summer! Summer is the season of new anime! Accordingly, we’ve put together some of the trailers for the anime series which will be starting in July.

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Jul. 7, 2015 13:00

Stage Play “Vampire Knight -Revive-” Opens, Gains Even More Buzz for Theme Song “Vanitas no Waltz” Sung by Akira!

Stage Play “Vampire Knight -Revive-” Opens, Gains Even More Buzz for Theme Song “Vanitas no Waltz” Sung by Akira!

Performances of the all-female stage play “ Vampire Knight -Revive- Supported by Aoyama Mainland” began on July 1 at Owl Spot in Ikebukuro.

Jul. 7, 2015 08:13

Possibly the Quickest Interview in the World!? Keiji Inafune and Eiko Tanaka on the “RED ASH” Kickstarter Project

Possibly the Quickest Interview in the World!? Keiji Inafune and Eiko Tanaka on the “RED ASH” Kickstarter Project

On July 4 at Anime Expo in Los Angeles, prominent Japanese game creator Keiji Inafune, known for his popular titles Mega Man and Onimusha, announced an exciting new Kickstarter project titled Red Ash.

Jul. 7, 2015 05:00

AR Game “Boruto to Nazo Kakure no Ri -Gejutsu Hen-” Opens July 15

AR Game “Boruto to Nazo Kakure no Ri -Gejutsu Hen-” Opens July 15

The event “Boruto to Nazo Kakure no Ri -Gejutsu Hen-” will open in all 28 Japan Aeon Cinema locations beginning July 15.

Jul. 6, 2015 18:28

“Hatsune Miku Dreams of Electric Sheep” Collaboration Event Between Hatsune Miku and Artists Opens

“Hatsune Miku Dreams of Electric Sheep” Collaboration Event Between Hatsune Miku and Artists Opens

An exhibit and sales event is being held now at Gallery Nucleus in LA for approximately 60 Hatsune Miku works that include about 40 newly drawn works by artists curated in the gallery and 17 works chosen from a public vote.

Jul. 6, 2015 13:00

Upcoming TV Anime “Concrete Revolutio: Choujin Gensou” PV Released

Upcoming TV Anime “Concrete Revolutio: Choujin Gensou” PV Released

Seiji Mizushima’s latest anime Concrete Revolutio: Choujin Gensou to air from October 2015

Jul. 6, 2015 05:00

The 25th Anniversary of Monumental Light Novel “Slayers”! Rui Araizumi’s One-Man Exhibit to Open

The 25th Anniversary of Monumental Light Novel “Slayers”! Rui Araizumi’s One-Man Exhibit to Open

In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the monumental light novel Slayers, Rui Araizumi has opened the “Rui Araizumi Slayers 25th Anniversary Exhibition” starting on July 11 at Gofa.

Jul. 6, 2015 00:00

Exclusive Interview with the Founder of MyAnimeList, a Colossal Site with 120 Million Monthly PVs

Exclusive Interview with the Founder of MyAnimeList, a Colossal Site with 120 Million Monthly PVs

Fans who love anime are no doubt very familiar with the name MyAnimeList (MAL). Even in Japan, we use database sites for those times when we can’t figure out which anime we should watch next.

Jul. 5, 2015 21:00

4D Version of “Attack on Titan Part 2: Wings of Freedom” Hits Theaters on Aug. 29

4D Version of “Attack on Titan Part 2: Wings of Freedom” Hits Theaters on Aug. 29

The theatrical run of Attack on Titan Part 2: Wings of Freedom began in Japan on June 27. The movie is a recap of episodes 14-25 of the TV anime and is newly remastered in 5.1-channel audio. It has now been revealed that a 4D version of the movie is on the way as well.

Jul. 5, 2015 13:00

New “Yowamushi Pedal” Stage Play Tells Story of Makishima and Todo; Performances Begin in October in Four Cities

New “Yowamushi Pedal” Stage Play Tells Story of Makishima and Todo; Performances Begin in October in Four Cities

The newest Yowamushi Pedal stage play will hit the stage this October. The title of the play is Butai Yowamushi Pedal Irregular ~Futatsu no Choujou~ (Stage Play Yowamushi Pedal Irregular ~Two Peaks~).

Jul. 5, 2015 05:00

‘Vitreous Flower Destroys the World’ Second Key Visual Released; Two New Female Characters Revealed

‘Vitreous Flower Destroys the World’ Second Key Visual Released; Two New Female Characters Revealed

Garakowa -Restore the World- (also titled Vitreous Flower & Destroy the World), an original anime project from Pony Canyon and A-1 Pictures that is gathering buzz, is slated to be released sometime this year.

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