In celebration of Cardcaptor Sakura’s 20th anniversary, a new manga sequel will be released by CLAMP in July’s issue of Nakayoshi magazine. The magazi...
Frontwing and Akabei Soft2 have announced that a localization project for the game Wheel Country, Sunflower Girl -Sharin no Kuni- will begin on Kick...
A demo event was held on April 3 recreating the world of the visual novel Muv-Luv.
The Indiegogo campaign for the Samurai Armor Hoodies Project that Tokyo Otaku Mode is supporting has finally started!
Creating something new together with fans and taking on an overseas crowdfunding project for Samurai Armor Hoodies, a joint project of STUDIO696 and TOM.
The 12th Annual Animé Los Angeles took place in Ontario, California.
The event was bustling with tons of sexy and cute figures of female characters too!
We’re bringing you pics of all the coolest figures and garage kits we spotted at the event!
Wonder Festival Winter 2016 (WonFes), Japan’s largest garage kit festival, was held on Feb. 7 at Makuhari Messe in Chiba Prefecture. Tons of people packed into the venue, making it as big a turnout as ever.
WonHobby Booth Report! 24-Hour Double Giveaway Commemorating Nendoroid 10th Anniversary & WonHobby Begins!
Have you already taken a look at the special site for “Wonderful Hobby Life for You!! 23,” the joint booth by Max Factory and Good Smile Company that will be at Winter Wonder Festival 2016?
The Animate Cafe Ikebukuro No. 3 was newly opened on Jan. 27 and as its first collaboration, the cafe is decked out with all kinds of content themed after the popular anime Osomatsu-san.
CHIKA*CHIKA IDOL is an original CG animation project which will be carrying out a crowdfunding campaign via Kickstarter and Makuake from February 2016. The animation’s director, Hiroshi Nishikiori, and Yasutake Honjo, who’s in charge of the original story, reveal some of their thoughts about the project to us.
As opportunities for e-sports rise with even the Olympics in sight, what kind of role do these two have in the gaming market?
Momochi and Choco are a married couple affiliated with Evil Geniuses, a pro gaming team based in the U.S. After establishing Shinobsim Co., Ltd. and Momochi’s battle for the Capcom Cup, the two announced their marriage. We asked them why they would start a company that is specialized for the pro gaming industry in Japan, where the industry only has a brief history.
Funding began on Makuake on Jan. 14 for a remake project for the popular manga Magical Taruruuto!
Bringing you the feverish excitement from the cosplay area on the final day of Comiket 89!
Check out the rooftop area and cosplayers from the fully-packed Day 2 of Comiket 89!
We got action shots of cosplayers on the first day of Comic Market 89!
We’re introducing the top 10 most-read news on Tokyo Otaku Mode this year!
Feb. 4, 2015 09:45
Moe Tsurumi, the goodwill ambassador from the idol group that sung for Pixiv, Conquistador del Arcoiris, makes her appearance as well!
Feb. 4, 2015 09:00
The movie Arpeggio of Blue Steel: Ars Nova DC long awaited by fans was released Japanwide on Jan. 31.
Feb. 4, 2015 05:00
On Feb. 1, the four voice actors playing the main characters of the TV anime The Heroic Legend of Arslan to begin airing in April were announced along with the broadcast start day.
Feb. 4, 2015 01:00
Yowamushi Pedal has become popular in various scenes including manga, anime, and games. Another such scene is stage plays, which are passionately supported due to popular actors bringing characters from 2D to real life.
Feb. 3, 2015 13:00
A mysterious site has launched and on it a countdown has begun. The site’s address is http://garakowa.jp/, and it’s a teaser site with nothing but a single illustration.
Feb. 3, 2015 07:00
An exhibit for Underwater Knee-High Girls, a photo series featuring girls wearing knee-high socks, is finally being held at Taiwanese gallery Little MOCA with the title “Koga Manabu Underwater Knee-High Girls Photography Exhibit.”
Feb. 3, 2015 01:00
Things are finally picking up for latest Hetalia anime series, Hetalia: The World Twinkle. The official website for the series features mini characters, CD theme singles for sale and information on upcoming events.
Feb. 2, 2015 13:00
The new toy titled “I Am A Cardcaptor ~Sealing Wand~,” based on the Sealing Wand from the TV anime series Cardcaptor Sakura, which has boasted tremendous popularity since it began airing in 1998, has been confirmed for product release!
Feb. 2, 2015 07:00
Coming before the start of the broadcast for Blood Blockade Battlefront this April, an event will be held on Sunday, Feb. 15.
Feb. 2, 2015 01:00
Tower of the Sun on the Cup, a collaborative item between capsule toy series Fuchico on the Cup, over 7 million of which have been sold, and artist Taro Okamoto, will be released on Wednesday, Feb. 25.