Wagakki Band has garnered over 18 million views for their cover of the Hatsune Miku song “Senbonzakura” using traditional Japanese instruments.Their fantastic abilities and new sound sensation continue to attract attention even now.
The music unit GARNiDELiA has released many anime tie-in songs since their major debut last year. This time, we talked with the artists about their tie-in song for the upcoming TV anime Gunslinger Stratos, which is set to start broadcasting from April, as well as what comes next for the musical duo. Looking at GARNiDELiA’s profile, the vocalist is MARiA, while the composer…
Although the news was released on April Fools' day through Nintendo Direct, this Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem video trailer is most certainly real!
Alpacasso: The Origin, a movie based on the popular plushie series Alpacasso, was released on April 1!
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.
Feb. 23, 2015 21:00
Popular TV anime Kantai Collection (KanColle), broadcast from January 2015, has collaborated with pizza chain restaurant Pizza Hut.
Feb. 23, 2015 13:00
The TV anime Blood Blockade Battlefront will begin broadcasting on MBS, Tokyo MX, and BS11 this April. At this time, new cast members have been announced.
Feb. 23, 2015 05:00
Shoko Nakayama and Dempagumi.inc have collaborated to form the unit Shokotan❤Dempagumi. It has been announced that their single “Punch Line!”, written and composed by Hyadain aka Kenichi Maeyamada, will go on sale April 29.
Feb. 23, 2015 01:49
The Anime and Manga Society is a ragtag bunch of enthusiasts who meet twice a week on the Manoa Campus of the University of Hawaii.
Feb. 22, 2015 21:00
It has been decided that the concept car Thousand Sunny, a collaboration between popular anime One Piece and Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., will be sold. Entries into a raffle for the car began being sold on Feb. 19.
Feb. 22, 2015 13:00
On Feb. 19, Sega announced that the survival horror game Alien: Isolation by developers The Creative Assembly will be released in Japan in summer 2015.
Feb. 22, 2015 05:00
You need to make your breasts look bigger, but stuffing your bra is a pain… If you have ever had these thoughts, then there is good news! Behold this ample bust!
Feb. 21, 2015 21:00
Marie Antoinette and Oscar: the two heroines of the manga The Rose of Versailles. Series author Riyoko Ikeda has announced one piece dresses that she supervised the creation of themed after these two characters.