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. 5, 2016 15:59
Held every February, the Sapporo Snow Fesitval features large, exquisite, and professionally constructed snow sculptures--some of which are even built with machines!
Feb. 5, 2016 14:00
Pay a tax and you can tour an anime studio.
Feb. 5, 2016 06:00
Gosho Aoyama’s Detective Conan began serialization in 1994 and its TV anime began broadcasting in 1996, and now it’s already crossing into its 20th year since it was created.
Feb. 4, 2016 22:00
Want to try your hand at crafting Super Mario Maker screens, but don’t have a Wii U? Right this way!
Feb. 4, 2016 14:00
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu revealed a mysterious video on her YouTube on the day of her birthday, Jan. 29.
Feb. 4, 2016 06:00
If you can’t make it to one of Miku’s concerts, now she can perform for you right in your home.
Feb. 4, 2016 04:51
TSURUSHIMA TATSUMI is a talented Japanese artist whose drawings are full of “kawaii” vibes.
Feb. 3, 2016 22:00
Japan's hottest export, WagakkiBand, is poised for an encore visit to the United States as guests of Austin's SXSW festival, and they’ll also be stopping in New York City to perform at Irving Plaza on March 14, 2016 as headliners for the evening titled “WagakkiBand Live in N.Y. – Akatsuki –.”
Feb. 3, 2016 14:00
Momoiro Clover Z will be releasing their third album AMARANTHUS and fourth album Hakkin no Yoake simultaneously on Feb. 17, 2016.