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!
May. 4, 2016 06:13
Kayac engineer Amano Kiyoyuki, the man behind the LED-lit Hikaru Skirt is back again, this time with "Arm Skirt" to support girls' daily lives!
May. 2, 2016 19:46
Transportation transfer guide company Ekispert has collaborated with manga artist Kubonouchi Eisaku to create a special movie titled Sayo to Kou no Shuppatsu (Sayo and Kou’s Departure). A special website was also created. The video is a message to those who are starting their journey on a new course this spring.
May. 2, 2016 19:18
No one knows how to strikes a balance between cute and scary quite as well as Japan, and no part of Japan is better at it than Harajuku! Themed around that, the KAWAII MONSTER CAFE HARAJUKU opened there in August of 2015 where they offer all sorts of monster-themed goodies.
May. 2, 2016 18:00
Tachikawa is a city within the Tokyo metropolitan area, and in 1947, it became the home to the hobby shop and figure manufacturer Kotobukiya.. They ha...
May. 2, 2016 15:00
On April 23 of this year, Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Darkside of Dimensions was released in Japanese theaters. Along with the release of the film, the Yu-Gi-Oh!: ...
May. 2, 2016 09:30
With Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War opening in theaters in Japan on April 29, Fairy Tail creator Mashima Hiro drew an illustration of bot...
May. 2, 2016 08:39
K had two previous stage plays that ran in August of 2014 and August of 2015 adapting from the first season of the anime. The shows were extremely popular and this summer the production is back!