A heartrending, must-see story! A collaboration work by song diva Sade and animator Tsuneo Gouda titled By Your Side is born under charity project Zapuni.
"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!
Dec. 28, 2013 01:008
The iTunes Best of 2013 list covering music, videos, apps, and more available on the iTunes Store has been announced.
Dec. 27, 2013 13:0016
Anohana the Movie has become a huge hit since it released in Japan on Aug. 31, making over ￥1 billion in box office revenue. Now, the movie is jumping the pond to North America.
Dec. 27, 2013 07:0010
Over the last four days, we have taken an in-depth look at the Touhou Project series to find out why it’s so appealing. As the conclusion of this week-long special, for three days starting from today, we are featuring a three-part interview with ZUN, the creator of Touhou Project, whom fans also respectfully refer to as “Kannushi.”
Dec. 27, 2013 01:004
Hello Kitty, who boasts a popularity both at home in Japan and abroad, is approaching her 40th year. A new collaboration is under way to commemorate this milestone.
Dec. 26, 2013 13:005
Here is the first part of our report on KyoAni & Do CTFK 2013, a joint event between Kyoto Animation and Animation Do that was held on Nov. 30.
Dec. 26, 2013 13:001
“Dad, I want this one.” “Which one...Yikes!”
Dec. 26, 2013 07:002
On Jan. 10, the new original anime Wake Up, Girls! will begin broadcasting.
Dec. 26, 2013 01:105
Comic Market, the world’s largest doujinshi event, is being held this weekend. This marks the 85th time the event is being held, and roughly 600,000 people are expected to attend between Dec. 29-31. The event, which started in 1975, has a history of almost 40 years, and in recent years, its popularity has expanded beyond just Japan to become worldwide.
Dec. 25, 2013 13:001
The CD jacket for ClariS’ ninth single Click to release on Jan. 29 has been revealed.
Dec. 25, 2013 07:002
A new development in the anime series Yu-Gi-Oh!, which started in 2000, is underway.