The Hobonichi Techo series which proves popular every year has been attracting fans’ attention as the 2016 series will feature designs based on the EarthBound (Mother 2: Gyiyg Strikes Back!) video game.
An amazing Gunpla exhibition! There’s even a 1/1 scale RX-78-2 Gundam head!
We’re introducing through pictures the massive event “Gunpla Expo World Tour Japan 2015” and its jaw-dropping displays!
Many people may already know about the R2-D2™ Moving Refrigerator, a truly faithful replica of the actual R2-D2 made in Japan for household use, and right now it’s touring around Japan. It is on display now at Tsutaya inside Daikanyama from Friday, Nov. 20 to Sunday, Nov. 22.
An exhibition titled “Reflection: A Creator’s Vacation” was held in Harajuku from Nov. 13–15, allowing visitors to take a peek into a private aspect of creators through the countless works on display.
The second round finale to the anime song dance battle event Akiba Street was held at Nakano Bunkasai on Saturday, Oct. 31. Akiba Street is a dance event looking for the best anime song dancer in Japan organized by the Real Akiba Boyz, anime song street dancers familiar to otaku...
eBook Initiative Japan, the company that runs the ebook store eBook Japan, opened MangaMon, an ebook store and entertainment site aimed at Indonesian audiences on Nov. 11, 2015.
The female otaku event Animate Girls Festival 2015 (AGF) was held over two days on Nov. 7 and 8.
Halloween brought ghoulish excitement to Shibuya. This time, we went all over Shibuya to bring you this photo collection of some of the creepy, cool, and even cute cosplayers who filled the streets!
On Oct. 31, people all over the world celebrated Halloween. In Japan, there was a flood of Halloween cosplay everywhere. Chief among them was the Shibuya area which bustled with ghoulish excitement and created an even bigger buzz than usual.
Extraordinary director Yoshiyuki Tomino talks about the series with Gundam Reconguista in G and Mobile Suit Gundam in the focus.
Three days and approximately 90,000 people. Could Ultra Japan 2015 show us a glimpse of the future of Tokyo?
On Oct. 16, Eleven Arts hosted post-opening special events in celebration of all Naruto fans who have been supporting “Boruto: Naruto the Movie.
Tokyo One Piece Tower’s first Halloween event “Zombie Pretty Fever” is now underway!
On Oct. 15th(EST), Chuya-den Project, a project aiming for the production of the original animation Chuya-den, started fundraising on Kickstarter.
New York Comic Con 2015 (NYCC), the largest pop culture festival in the East Coast of the U.S., was held at the Javits Center in New York from Oct. 8–...
New Link Figures Unveiled at NYCC 2015
One of Japan’s best visual novel series to get an English localization, new content, and more!
Game Creative Exchange is an event that is all about the future of game creation. Its second component brought together Shigeto Koyama, a renown designer involved with Rebuild of Evangelion as well as Gundam Reconguista in G, and Good Smile Company CEO Takanori Aki. The pair enter a discussion about the secret behind characters with lasting popularity…
Oct. 22, 2015 14:00
An anime adaptation has been greenlit for Bakuon!, a manga currently serialized in Akita Shoten’s Monthly Young Champion Retsu.
Oct. 22, 2015 06:00
Performances will begin next February of a play based on Nobuhiro Watsuki’s manga Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Swordsman Romantic Story by Takarazuka Revue’s Snow Troupe, and on Oct. 20 the newest visual was posted and the cast announced on a special site.
Oct. 21, 2015 22:00
The popular Pokémon anime series will be beginning a new chapter on Oct. 29 with the start of Pokémon XY & Z.
Oct. 21, 2015 06:00
A TV anime adaptation has been greenlit for the fantasy novel Hai to Gensou no Grimgal published by Overlap Bunko.
Oct. 21, 2015 01:42
Could you introduce yourself and tell us a little bit about what TASCA is and how it started?**Hi, my name is Beni from Benihannah Cosplay
Oct. 20, 2015 22:00
A new anime coming in January 2016 has been announced from Kyoto Animation, the studio that has given the world such massive hits as K-On!, Free!, and The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, among others.
Oct. 20, 2015 14:00
Broadcast news has been revealed for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Dagashi Kashi. The anime will begin broadcasting in January 2016 on TBS and BS-TBS.
Oct. 20, 2015 03:29
News from last week's New York Comic-Con 2015 keeps rolling in, as Kotobukiya keeps rolling out statue after mind-blowing statue of some of the hottes...