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A High School Girl Climbs a Hill! High Quality Short Anime Releases!

The short anime Hill Climb Girl was released on Nov. 14 on the short video distribution site, Nihon Animator Mihonichi.

“Titan Montage” Released on *Attack on Titan* Exhibit Special Site!

In anticipation of the opening of the Attack on Titan Exhibit at the Ueno Royal Museum on Friday, Nov. 28, the popular manga has released a “Titan Montage” on the Attack on Titan Exhibit special site that allows visitors to choose faces and generate a Titan-style portrait.

Cute & Elegant! From Collaboration Series Between Fashion Doll Brand Pullip × *Sailor Moon* Comes Princess Serenity!

The collaboration series between fashion doll brand Pullip and Sailor Moon continues to expand, and many TOM fans have likely been looking forward to the introduction of the next Sailor Soldier.

Heroes and Horror Characters Get Cutified! Loads of Bishoujo Figures Based on DC Comics Characters!

Shunya Yamashita Bishoujo Exhibit is held in celebration of the release of Horror Bishoujo!

Interview with Hideaki Anno, Creator of *Evangelion* [1/2]

In 1995, Hideaki Anno directed the TV anime Neon Genesis Evangelion, which went on to become a social phenomenon and secured his place in the anime world. He's gone on to create the Rebuild of Evangelion film series, and in November 2012, announced the latest film, Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo. Fans from around the world listened eagerly to what he had to say.

*Evangelion* 20th Anniversary Bombshell, a Mysterious Work Just Like *Attack on Titan*, and… Hideaki Anno Talk Show “Director Edition” Report

This is Part 2 of our report on the Hideaki Anno talk event held at Tokyo International Film Festival. This time, Anno talks deeply about the animation works he has directed. And he drops a bombshell about Evangelion...

Anime *Psycho-Pass 2* OP “Enigmatic Feeling” Releases on Nov. 5

The design of the limited edition jacket shows a jet black special issue Dominator!

Hideaki Anno Talks Deep About Himself! Hideaki Anno Talk Event: Live-Action Edition

Hideaki Anno put on talk events at the recently held Tokyo International Film Festival. Here, we report on one of the events called “Live-Action Edition.”

Soccer Team Collaborates with *A Certain Scientific Railgun*!

A collaboration event between a soccer team and the anime A Certain Scientific Railgun called “Soccer Match with a Certain Anime” was held! We went to check out the game!

Spider-Man X Attack on Titan Collaboration?!

It seems like an otaku's crazy dream, but it's real.

Share Your Memories of *Naruto*! Shonen Jump Begins Accepting Comments!

The hugely popular manga Naruto is on the verge of its climax, and there is huge buzz surrounding its upcoming finale. Meanwhile, continuing from its first fanart campaign, Shonenjump.viz.com has begun accepting comments regarding Naruto memories.

Let’s Take a Look Back at 15 Years of *Naruto* on the Special Site “Naruto Final Countdown!”

A special site called “Naruto Final Countdown!” has opened on the official site of the hugely popular Weekly Shonen Jump manga Naruto, the conclusion to which is closing in.

“Anna Tsuchiya × The Evil Within” Halloween Event Heats Up Shinjuku!

On Oct. 26, a Halloween parade and mini concert were held by Japanese talent and musician Anna Tsuchiya at the Futabadori East Shinjuku Shopping District.

A Flood of *Naruto* Fan Art from All Over the World!

The manga Naruto is closing in on its finale. Announcing a surprise project by Shueisha, the publisher of the magazine Naruto is serialized in, Weekly Shonen Jump!

Cosplay Parade Brings Excitement to Ikebukuro!

Just in time for Halloween, the cosplay event Ikebukuro Halloween Cosplay Festa 2014 was held for two days, Oct. 25 and 26.

Exterminate the Titans! 3D Maneuver Gear Coming in January

Total weight of 10 kilograms! Tokyo Otaku Mode is eagerly preparing for its release!

Miku Expo 2014 Report: Miku’s Popularity is Strong in the US Too

A new page in the history of Hatsune Miku has been created.

Jim Lee of *Batman* Series Fame to Attend International Manga Fest 2014 in Japan

Jim Lee, a masterful American comic artist who has worked on the Batman series, which turns 75 this year, is coming to Japan! A discussion, live painting, signing, and other events are planned.

Details Revealed & Jacket Released for Egoist’s Fifth Single “Fallen”

A song that ties in with the currently airing TV anime Psycho-Pass 2! The jacket was created by redjuice!

Manga Artist Akira Himekawa Teaches How to Draw Manga with Masterpiece *The Legend of Zelda*!

The Legend of Zelda series is popular worldwide in a number of forms including games, manga, and figures. Now, the creators behind the manga adaptation of the series are showing us how to draw Japanese manga! This is the first time that Himekawa will be sharing their work process! Fans won’t want to miss this.

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Sep. 20, 2014 13:002

New Revelation from BABYMETAL, Trailer for “LIVE ~LEGEND 1999 & 1997 APOCALYPSE” Unveiled

New Revelation from BABYMETAL, Trailer for “LIVE ~LEGEND 1999 & 1997 APOCALYPSE” Unveiled

A trailer video has been released on Youtube for metal dance unit BABYMETAL‘s live show DVD&Blu-ray, “LIVE~LEGEND 1999 & 1997 APOCALYPSE“, set to be released on the 29th of October (Wednesday).

Sep. 20, 2014 07:0031

Attack on Titan Movie Part 1 to Screen Worldwide at the Tokyo International Film Festival as a Special Invitation Work

*Attack on Titan* Movie Part 1 to Screen Worldwide at the Tokyo International Film Festival as a Special Invitation Work

Attack on Titan the Movie: Part 1 - Crimson Bow and Arrow to release in Japan on Nov. 22 will be screened as a special invitation work during the 27th Tokyo International Film Festival being held from Oct. 23-27.

Sep. 20, 2014 01:01173

Member of the Popular Idol Group AKB48 Models in Sailor Moon Bras!

Member of the Popular Idol Group AKB48 Models in *Sailor Moon* Bras!

The second round of products have released in the “Sailor Moon x Peach John Collaboration Series,” the first round to which was hugely popular. For the second round, Haruna Kojima, a Peach John model and active member of the popular Japanese idol group AKB48, has transformed into Sailor Moon characters.

Sep. 19, 2014 15:005

To Everyone Who Wants to Exterminate the Titans: Introducing the Eren Ver. Survey Corps Costume Set!

To Everyone Who Wants to Exterminate the Titans: Introducing the Eren Ver. Survey Corps Costume Set!

There is good news to everyone out there who wants to exterminate the Titans. From Attack on Titan, which includes in addition to the huge hit manga and anime a theatrical anime and live-action film in the works, comes “Survey Corps Costume Set (Eren Ver.)”!

Sep. 19, 2014 08:0017

Teppei Koike to Play L in Death Note Musical, Pictures Already Release of Him in Character

Teppei Koike to Play L in *Death Note* Musical, Pictures Already Release of Him in Character

The masterpiece manga Death Note written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata is becoming a stage musical.

Sep. 19, 2014 02:4920

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Opening Report

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Opening Report

Business Day starts! A huge lineup of all kinds of new games is in store!

Sep. 18, 2014 13:001

Zettai Zetsubo Shojo: Danganronpa Another Episode TV CM Releases, Smartphone-Based Web Content “Monokuma Factory” Launches

*Zettai Zetsubo Shojo: Danganronpa Another Episode* TV CM Releases, Smartphone-Based Web Content “Monokuma Factory” Launches

Today, Sept. 16, Spike Chunsoft released a TV commercial for its PlayStation Vita game Zettai Zetsubo Shojo: Danganronpa Another Episode to release on Sept. 25.

Sep. 18, 2014 07:009

Miss Monochrome to Make Important Announcement on Niconico Live on Sept. 23 Following a Marathon of the Anime

Miss Monochrome to Make Important Announcement on Niconico Live on Sept. 23 Following a Marathon of the Anime

Miss Monochrome, a character created by voice actress Yui Horie, will release her second single, “Watashi Dake no Monogatari,” on Tuesday, Sept. 23. The day prior, she will make an important announcement on the Niconico Live program Washi-sta.

Sep. 17, 2014 21:000

Inazuma Rock Fes Ends as a Huge Success! Takanori Nishikawa Brings 6-Day Music Festival to His Hometown

Inazuma Rock Fes Ends as a Huge Success! Takanori Nishikawa Brings 6-Day Music Festival to His Hometown

For two days on Sept. 13 and 14, the large outdoor music festival Inazuma Rock Fes 2014 was held at the Karasumaru Peninsula Plaza in Kusatsu, Shiga Prefecture.

Sep. 17, 2014 13:004

Largest in TenniMu History - Dream Live 2014 to Be Held, Sponsors Aim for Record High Number of Cast Members and Audience Members

Largest in TenniMu History - Dream Live 2014 to Be Held, Sponsors Aim for Record High Number of Cast Members and Audience Members

In recent years, the musical The Prince of Tennis has continued to capture the hearts of many fans. Now, a new endeavor is set to begin this November. Dream Live 2014, the concert for the musical The Prince of Tennis, has been announced.

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