Themed after angels and demons! The second part of the expanding REVdoll series draws near.
TOM Special Creator Sinitar is an extremely talented, strategic, and intelligent cosplayer from Ukraine.
Tons of superb dioramas using figures from the Evangelion Revoltech series!
The event “Trans City feat. Hatsune Miku”––a collaboration with Miku and Japan’s leading onsen (spa) town, Beppu––kicked off on Nov. 15.
Nov. 1, 2014 is the 40th anniversary of Hello Kitty. To celebrate, an exciting event called “My Melody’s Christmas Market” featuring many popular characters including Hello Kitty and My Melody is going on now until Dec. 25 at the Sanrio Puroland theme park.
Information about anime to begin broadcast in January is being uploaded in rapid succession. Start putting your watch list together now by checking out these trailers.
The touring “Evangelion and Japanese Swords Exhibit” will begin at The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo! Will it tour the world starting next year?
From Sept. 21 to Nov. 17, the event “Danganronpa 1 & 2 Reload in Namja Town” was held in the Namja Town indoor theme park in Ikebukuro, Tokyo.
TOM Japanese writer's report on the booths at Anime Festival Asia 2013! What gathered the most attention?
Akihabara is probably a place that is synonymous with “otaku city” for most everyone. However, Ikebukuro is also quite the otaku city.
Transfer student Ryuko Matoi has arrived at Honnouji Academy’s 2nd year K class.
“Trans City feat. Hatsune Miku” has opened in Beppu Onsen, a place known for its outstanding and famous hot springs. The event will be held until Jan. 15, 2014.
It’s been two years and eight months since the earthquake and tsunami struck Tohoku, Japan on March 11, 2011. The affected areas still face various problems, but the victims and volunteers continue to work hard to help the areas recover.
Nerima is an area connected to the anime industry and the birthplace of such masterpiece anime as Dragon Ball and Dokidoki! PreCure!
For two days, Nov. 2 and 3, at Ikebukuro Sunshine City in Tokyo, the Animate Girls Festival (AGF) was held.
An exhibit for Devils and Realist opened at Gallery GoFa in Aoyama, Tokyo on Oct. 12.
Otaku idol “Shokotan” aka Shoko Nakagawa does her all-Japan solo tour “Shoko Nakagawa Live Tour 2013 Chaos Z Tour” covered in blood! Two hours of energetic singing and undying shouts!
We asked Paparinz, a former bike mechanic who has been genuinely drawing illustrations for only two years, about his thoughts on drawing.
Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie: Rebellion finally released in Japan on Oct. 26.
Miku appeared all over Akihabara when Dolfie Dream Hatsune Miku was unveiled!
Oct. 29, 2013 07:001
Chapter 2 of Ghost in the Shell: Arise, Border:2 Ghost Whispers, will be released in Japan for a limited 2-week theatrical run on Nov. 30.
Oct. 29, 2013 01:008
Akira Himekawa is a mangaka duo responsible for the manga series The Legend of Zelda that is hugely popular overseas. Recently, the duo has been becoming largely active on a global level.
Oct. 28, 2013 07:0025
Violinist Ayako Ishikawa is known as the best performer in Australia. She was even awarded a “Distinguished Talent Permanent Visa” by the Australian government. Ishikawa is now picking up attention for videos of her performing anime songs that she uploaded to Nico Nico Douga.
Oct. 28, 2013 01:0017
From Oct. 18 to Nov. 4, an exhibit event called “Attack on Titan: Survey Corps Museum” is being held in Ikebukuro Sunshine 60.
Oct. 27, 2013 14:301
The manga we’d like to introduce this time is a manga full of wise sayings that will light your heart on fire.
Oct. 27, 2013 09:001
Nintendo has announced that a limited edition Nintendo 3DS XL with a gold Triforce design on it will release in a set along with the newest The Legend of Zelda game, The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (4,800 yen), the same day the game is released in Japan on Dec. 26.
Oct. 27, 2013 05:008
Yamaha has announced that a package version for the Vocaloid Galaco created from an idea by Kō Shibasaki will be released next spring.
Oct. 27, 2013 01:007
In recent years, tie-ins between anime and manga characters and various commodities and services are becoming more and more widespread.
Oct. 26, 2013 15:002
A Hatsune Miku concert in the sky?!