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"Knights of Sidonia" Movie Release Confirmed

It has been confirmed that a compilation of the popular TV anime adaptation of Knights of Sidonia will release in theaters. The release date is March 6, 2015.

"Attack on Titan" Second Season TV Anime Confirmed

It has been confirmed that the second season of the TV anime Attack on Titan is in the works for 2016.

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.

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Sep. 24, 2014 23:143

Tokyo Game Show 2014 Comes to a Close

Tokyo Game Show 2014 Comes to a Close

Take a look back at Tokyo Game Show 2014, which recorded the event’s second highest attendance in its history!

Sep. 24, 2014 18:0058

2014 Fall Anime Trailer Summary: Academic and Comedic Series

2014 Fall Anime Trailer Summary: Academic and Comedic Series

Here’s our selection of 10 different trailers for cheerful, comedic school anime that will begin broadcast this October!

Sep. 24, 2014 14:0012

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Cosplayers & Booth Girls Collection

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Cosplayers & Booth Girls Collection

Games and beautiful girls go hand-in-hand? Introducing pictures of the beautiful cosplayers & booth girls we found at Tokyo Game Show 2014!

Sep. 24, 2014 07:001

Oscar from The Rose of Versailles to Become Character Doll that Also Includes Everyday Clothes

Oscar from *The Rose of Versailles* to Become Character Doll that Also Includes Everyday Clothes

Pre-orders for “Romantic Doll: The Rose of Versailles Oscar François,” a character doll of Oscar, the main character of The Rose of Versailles, will begin on Monday, Sept. 29 on Takara Tomy’s official shopping site, Takara Tomy Mall.

Sep. 24, 2014 01:002

Cardcaptor Sakura Original Art Exhibit to Be Held in Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka

*Cardcaptor Sakura* Original Art Exhibit to Be Held in Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka

A Cardcaptor Sakura original art exhibit, a project to introduce the world of creative unit Clamp’s representative work Cardcaptor Sakura, will be held from the end of 2014 to into 2015.

Sep. 23, 2014 13:001

Musical Hakuoki New Work is Todo Heisuke Arc, Release Set for January 2015

Musical *Hakuoki* New Work is Todo Heisuke Arc, Release Set for January 2015

A new work in the popular musical series Hakuoki has been announced. Performances of the Todo Heisuke arc will begin in January.

Sep. 23, 2014 07:002

Garm Wars - New Generation Joint Film Between Japan and Canada and Newest Work by Mamoru Oshii to World Premiere at Tokyo International Film Festival

*Garm Wars* - New Generation Joint Film Between Japan and Canada and Newest Work by Mamoru Oshii to World Premiere at Tokyo International Film Festival

Garm Wars: The Last Druid, the latest work by Mamoru Oshii, a representative director of Japan, will screen as a special invitation work at this year’s 27th Tokyo International Film Festival behind held from Oct. 23-27.

Sep. 23, 2014 01:230

“Oshare Macross 7” to Open, Specially Drawn Visual by Haruhiko Mikimoto Releases

“Oshare Macross 7” to Open, Specially Drawn Visual by Haruhiko Mikimoto Releases

“Oshare Macross 7” is coming to Shinjuku Marui Annex from Friday, Oct. 17 to Wednesday, Nov. 5.

Sep. 22, 2014 13:004

Hatsune Miku to perform on David Letterman before MIKU EXPO 2014

Hatsune Miku to perform on David Letterman before MIKU EXPO 2014

International sensation Hatsune Miku, the virtual idol at the forefront of Crypton Future Media’s vocaloid software, will make her American television debut on The Late Show with David Letterman on CBS on October 8.

Sep. 22, 2014 07:0014

New Details About Psycho-Pass 2 Anime Revealed Including Staff, Cast and Songs!

New Details About *Psycho-Pass 2* Anime Revealed Including Staff, Cast and Songs!

A new music video and other details have been released regarding the anime Psycho-Pass 2, which begins airing on Fuji TV's Noitamina on Oct. 9!

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