"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.
Dec. 24, 2013 01:007
An unlikely real-world version of Mario Kart.
Dec. 23, 2013 16:001
Mach Storm will begin being introduced to countries outside Japan in February 2014!
Dec. 23, 2013 06:009
The doujin game series Touhou Project is the most popular doujin series in Japan in recent memory. Set in the world of Gensokyo, the games in the series all share the same general story, that being the main character settling a calamity that befalls the world. The man behind the series is ZUN, a pro game creator who also engages in developing the commerce side of the series.
Dec. 23, 2013 01:0011
The movie Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary will open in Japan in early summer 2014.
Dec. 22, 2013 13:006
You’ll want to take this to school.
Dec. 22, 2013 07:0027
Introducing six more new trailers for anime starting during the winter 2014 season that have been uploaded to YouTube! Check them out and, if you haven’t already, start making your watch list!
Dec. 22, 2013 01:001
A new shop for the PreCure series, the fanbase to which spans from kids to adults, will be opening in February of next year in Hankyu Sanbangai in Umeda, Osaka.
Dec. 21, 2013 15:000
Only two were made and Lady Gaga herself owns one of them.
Dec. 21, 2013 10:000
It has been announced that Space Brothers, currently airing on Yomiuri TV and Nippon TV, will be made into an animated film to release theatrically.