Enjoy our gallery of more than 78 photos from the event!
Comiket Special, a special version of the well-known Comiket (Comic Market), was held on March 28–29, 2015. The event was held at Makuhari Messe for the first time in 25 years, since 1990 (Comic Market 39), and was the event related to Comiket to have been held there since that time.
GARNiDELiA has given us the opening theme songs for Mekakucity Actors, The Irregular at Magic High School, and Gundam Reconguista in G. We asked the group about their upcoming performance at Sakura-Con 2015 in April.
Sakura Exhibition 2015 in Tokyo is currently being held for five days March 24–28. The exhibition will also be touring the States in April.
The professional soccer team Kawasaki Frontale, which even has players who participated in the World Cup, are doing a serious collaboration with otaku culture.
The main area of AnimeJapan 2015 opened on the March 21, revealing displays of the newest anime information and original illustrations from popular titles.
Get excited - trailers for spring 2015 slice of life and school life anime are here! Check them out and plan your watch list ahead of time!
Trailers for spring 2015 anime are here! Check them out and plan your watch list early!
Japan’s famous tourist spot, Tokyo Tower, has been taken over by the One Piece crew! The island of adventure, “Tongari Jima,” appears!
The two latte artists opened the cafe REISSUE in Harajuku, Tokyo. The slogan of the shop is “A place where you can enjoy the best latte art in the world.”
George and Mattsun competed at the Latte 1 Grand Prix Championship held at Odaiba, Tokyo. It ended with Mattsun losing and having his face covered in pie.
Inside a skirt, there lies a universe.
We explored the creative activities and the source of inspiration of Laica Chrose, winner of 2014’s TOM Prize and ARTs*LABo Prize.
A talk with Mikeou, the creator behind this moe ita-curtain.
We spoke with Shirow Miwa, the manga artist and illustrator behind the cover of More Heroes and Heroines.
An exhibition of award-winning works for the 18th Japan Media Arts Festival was open from Feb. 4–15.
We spoke with illustrator Yuu, who designed “ita-curtains” featuring a Japanese-style Alice in Wonderland.
From famous characters of old, to characters from new series! The forefront of the figure world is right here!
We’re introducing through pictures the cool and comical creations spotted at the garage kit festival Wonder Festival 2015 [Winter]! Even Tokyo Ghoul’s Kaneki has finally become a figure?!
Feb. 8, 2015 17:00
Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin, the newest movie in the Gundam series, which created the world of Universal Century, will be released on Feb. 28, 2015.
Feb. 8, 2015 13:00
A new TV commercial has been made for the popular product Jibanyan’s Chocolate, the same confection seen in the anime Yo-Kai Watch. The version made public this time is a Valentine’s Day version that will be available for a limited time to bring even more excitement to this time of year.
Feb. 8, 2015 09:00
The 66th Sapporo Snow Festival, the largest winter event in Japan, finally kicked off on Feb. 4. At the venue of the event, Odori Park, the largest snow sculpture in the event’s history has been unveiled.
Feb. 8, 2015 05:00
It has been confirmed that the TV anime Blood Blockade Battlefront will broadcast from this April on MBS, Tokyo MX, and BS11. Also, respective roles have been confirmed for the fourth round of cast members: Amaru Miyano, Keiji Fujiwara, and Hikaru Midorikawa.
Feb. 8, 2015 01:00
A new key visual and PV have been released for Part 3 of the Persona 3 movie, Persona 3 the Movie #3: Falling Down, set to open in theaters on April 4.
Feb. 7, 2015 21:00
The channels to broadcast the new April 2015 TV anime Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches have been confirmed.
Feb. 7, 2015 17:00
An anime adaptation has been greenlit for Kazuhiro Fujita’s manga Ushio and Tora previously serialized in Weekly Shonen Sunday (Shogakukan) in the ‘90s.
Feb. 7, 2015 13:00
In July of 2013, one particular fan-initiated long-term project rolled into action. That project is none other than sen’s endeavor to draw every single Pokémon, in numerical order.
Feb. 7, 2015 09:00
Today, Jan. 29, 2015, Bandai Namco Games released the second round of playable character gameplay videos for its game One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 (PS4/PS3/PS Vita) to be released on March 26.
Feb. 7, 2015 07:24
Featuring the life-sized cockpit of the Variable Fighter VF-1S Valkyrie and even some Macross-themed original food!