"I’m sitting on a number of new project ideas." - Katsuhiro Otomo
Currently, Japanese anime culture is popular and widespread among the youth in Vietnam. Prominent in the anime culture, an eshi exhibition that has been held in many countries will come to Vietnam in early March 2014.
On Feb. 28, Katsuhiro Otomo’s poster exhibit “’Posters’ - Otomo Katsuhiro × Graphic Design” opened to the public. The exhibit features approximately 50 different pieces including artwork from Akira and collaborative advertisements.
A life-size model of the variable fighter Valkyrie VF-25F debuts at Tokyo Skytree!
“As my first art book, I’d say it’s pretty great. I can now die happy (laughs).” - RJB
“My favorite inspiration is naked women.” - RJB
Crypton Future Media, the company famous for producing and selling Vocaloids, organized an event called Snow Miku 2014 and matched it with the duration of the 65th Sapporo Snow Festival held in Sapporo, Hokkaido from Feb. 5 (Wed) to 11 (Tue).
A spring anime to watch out for! The long-awaited TV anime adaptation of a sports manga with over 3 million copies in print!
Our second photo report! Feast your eyes on the cute and sexy side of Winter Wonder Festival 2014!
We’ve put together a photo report of everything cool we found at Winter Wonder Festival 2014. Take a thorough look!
The company that gave birth to many popular characters such as Hello Kitty and My Melody, Sanrio, is organizing Sanrio Expo 2014 featuring new characters, new projects, and licensed goods for the 40th anniversary year of Hello Kitty.
Winter Wonder Festival 2014 was held on Feb. 9! The venue was colored with tons of beautiful figures!
The Wake Up, Girls! anime series began broadcasting on Jan. 10. To coincide with the beginning of the series, a film adaptation was released as well. What really sets this project apart though is that the rookie voice actors behind the characters are actually performing as the idol group in the real world!
Trailers for anime that will begin airing this spring have already started to be released. Here we’ll introduce 12 titles with trailers that have been released, including Season 2 of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and Gokukoku no Brynhildr.
What’s more important than a glamorous life?
The first new figure series to release in five years!
Challenging the wall of dimensions with passion and technology! The fans’ enthusiasm for three-dimensionalizing Miku is without borders!
Recently, in the Simpsons episode "Married to the Blob," animators paid tribute to the works of Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli.
Jan. 3, 2014 07:007
Projects to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Sailor Moon, to which work on a new anime has begun, are taking place one after the other. One such project is a tribute album looking back at the appeal of the series through music.
Jan. 3, 2014 01:000
MangaPolo, much like the global explorer Marco Polo, is on a mission to go to the "land of manga" to share it's beauty with the Internet users of the world. Through its YouTube channel, MangaPolo distributes various videos related to manga.
Jan. 2, 2014 13:002
A Deza Jacket designed for the iPhone 5 and 5s themed after the popular anime Yowamushi Pedal, the TV broadcast to which is currently ongoing, has been announced.
Jan. 2, 2014 07:008
Are the Fleet of Fog really humanity’s enemies? What is a Mental Model? A group of young friends put their lives on the line and fight back!
Jan. 2, 2014 04:3040
Enjoy over 60 photos of cute and sexy cosplayers from Comiket!
Jan. 1, 2014 13:003
On Dec. 20, Atlus opened the official site to its forthcoming Nintendo 3DS game Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth to be released in Japan on June 5, 2014.
Jan. 1, 2014 07:004
The charity auction held on Yahoo Auctions beginning on Dec. 17 for a special Lady Gaga inspired version of Hello Kitty came to a close on Dec. 23. The winning bid out of the 314 total bids was ￥2,259,522.
Dec. 31, 2013 07:001
A new trading card game (TCG) will be released in spring 2014.
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Lawson, a popular convenience store chain that has expanded abroad from Japan, has decked out several stores in original decorations that recreate the world of Attack on Titan.