GARNiDELiA has given us the opening theme songs for Mekakucity Actors, The Irregular at Magic High School, and Gundam Reconguista in G. We asked the group about their upcoming performance at Sakura-Con 2015 in April.
Sakura Exhibition 2015 in Tokyo is currently being held for five days March 24–28. The exhibition will also be touring the States in April.
The professional soccer team Kawasaki Frontale, which even has players who participated in the World Cup, are doing a serious collaboration with otaku culture.
The main area of AnimeJapan 2015 opened on the March 21, revealing displays of the newest anime information and original illustrations from popular titles.
Get excited - trailers for spring 2015 slice of life and school life anime are here! Check them out and plan your watch list ahead of time!
Trailers for spring 2015 anime are here! Check them out and plan your watch list early!
Japan’s famous tourist spot, Tokyo Tower, has been taken over by the One Piece crew! The island of adventure, “Tongari Jima,” appears!
The two latte artists opened the cafe REISSUE in Harajuku, Tokyo. The slogan of the shop is “A place where you can enjoy the best latte art in the world.”
George and Mattsun competed at the Latte 1 Grand Prix Championship held at Odaiba, Tokyo. It ended with Mattsun losing and having his face covered in pie.
Inside a skirt, there lies a universe.
We explored the creative activities and the source of inspiration of Laica Chrose, winner of 2014’s TOM Prize and ARTs*LABo Prize.
A talk with Mikeou, the creator behind this moe ita-curtain.
We spoke with Shirow Miwa, the manga artist and illustrator behind the cover of More Heroes and Heroines.
An exhibition of award-winning works for the 18th Japan Media Arts Festival was open from Feb. 4–15.
We spoke with illustrator Yuu, who designed “ita-curtains” featuring a Japanese-style Alice in Wonderland.
From famous characters of old, to characters from new series! The forefront of the figure world is right here!
We’re introducing through pictures the cool and comical creations spotted at the garage kit festival Wonder Festival 2015 [Winter]! Even Tokyo Ghoul’s Kaneki has finally become a figure?!
Wonder Festival 2015 [Winter] (WonFes), the world’s largest garage kit festival, was held at the Makuhari Messe International Convention Complex on Feb. 8.
Kuuchuu Yousai is an illustrator who draws incredibly adorable girls. Capturing every detail from the deepest parts of the eyes to the highlights on the hair, he depicts girls in a natural way. Currently, he does professional rough drawings and illustration work for games, while also leading a doujinshi circle called Pagupagu Magu, and has even released an ita-curtain on Tokyo Otaku Mode...
Mar. 4, 2015 21:00
Shishou Series is a short story occult horror novel series that began being published on 2channel in 2003 and continues to this day with more than 113 stories available online.
Mar. 4, 2015 05:00
The Heroic Legend of Arslan is a TV anime that will begin broadcasting on April 5. This time, Yuki Kaji has been announced to be performing in the main cast as Lord Silver Mask.
Mar. 3, 2015 21:00
The official site of the Nintendo 3DS game Hatsune Miku Project Mirai Deluxe set to be released on May 28 (Thurs.) has been reopened.
Mar. 3, 2015 13:00
Kosuke Toriumi takes on the role of a carnivorous idol?! Also belts out song in JA Zen-Noh’s Zeushi-kun
Mar. 3, 2015 05:00
In an effort to demonstrate the full potential of LTE in two areas that use LTE, NTT Docomo has released a slightly strange...make that pretty strange video titled “3-Byo Cooking: Bokusoku Ebi Fry” (3-Second Cooking: Mach Speed Fried Shrimp) that is currently trending.
Mar. 2, 2015 21:00
New Initial D the Movie Legend 2: Racer will be released on May 23, 2015. This is the second installment in the 4-part new movie series which started in 2014.
Mar. 2, 2015 13:00
Bones producing new Sanrio anime Show By Rock!!
Mar. 2, 2015 05:00
A standout series of the winter 2015 anime season is Yurikuma Arashi. The broadcast is up to Episode 8 for this story interwoven with adorable yet vicious bears and humankind who avoid them and featuring an enigmatic world and direction as only director Kunihiko Ikuhara can create, and there continues to be unmissable developments in the story, like how Ginko’s “sin” will be portrayed.