Anime songs (anison) from Japan are currently highly popular overseas, with anison singers frequently holding concerts and events. Among these anison singers, one who is picking up considerable attention is Gero.
We give you an exclusive look at the design department of one of Japan’s foremost figure makers, Kotobukiya!
Fans are increasing all over the world! But, what kind of doll is a Pullip?
“Anison is a righteous magic that crosses borders and makes people smile in an instant.” - Shoko Nakagawa
Infiltrating the offices of renowned Japanese figure manufacturer Kotobukiya!
“The current age of otaku culture is a lucky time.” - Shoko Nakagawa
A new TV commercial created to commemorate the release of Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd, a rhythm-action game that features Vocaloid Hatsune Miku, has created a huge stir.
For otaku who like anime, manga, and games, their home, in particular their bedroom, is a private space where they can showcase the full extent of their fandom through a carefully selected and arranged collection of figures, manga, games, and other otaku goods...
PVs for the opening and ending theme songs, a special screening of a PV of the upcoming live-action movie, and more!
On March 27, the award ceremony was held for the Cartoon Grand Prize, for which recommended works from 2013 are chosen from different categories by mainly bookstore employees. Winning the Grand Prize this year was Kaoru Mori’s manga The Bride’s Stories.
Let’s look at how otaku in Japan celebrate April Fools’ Day!
On March 15, 2014, representatives from Square Enix held an unprecedented event in a Los Angeles art gallery to celebrate the North American release of Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster.
The popular anime is collaborating with the first maid cafe, Cure Maid Cafe. The collaborative cafe, titled Kill la Kill Cafe, is open now until April 6 (Sun).
A “new edited version” of Season 1 will be broadcast on Noitamina in July! Psycho-Pass 2 will begin in October! And this winter, Psycho-Pass the Movie will have a countrywide roadshow release!
Here is everything about anime!
Fairy Tail is scheduled to make it's return on April 5, 2014. With that being said, the official Fairy Tail site, FairyTail-TV.com, recently showcased a brand new preview of the anime.
Dance to the opening theme “Decorator” in sync with the in-game action! "Dance with PS Vita" video encourages players to dance along with Hatsune Miku!
The curtain finally opened on illustrator Takashi Takeuchi’s recently announced one-man exhibit titled “Picture Exhibit: The Garden of Sinners” on March 20 at 12:00 p.m. (JST).
Illustrator redjuice has collaborated with Vocaloid producer kz!
Jan. 26, 2014 01:001
Ookaze no Okorusama Inc. (whose logo features three of the character for “wind”) and American visual effects studio Legacy Effects held a joint press conference at the Tokyo American Club in Minato, Tokyo on Jan. 21, 2014.
Jan. 25, 2014 13:001
The award-winning works of the 17th Japan Media Arts Festival will be the focus of attention at the National Art Center in Roppongi, Tokyo from Feb. 5-16.
Jan. 25, 2014 07:003
Currently, anime song (anison) club events are held every week in all parts of Japan, and this trend has shown a huge upsurge. Now, these anison club events are jumping overseas!
Jan. 25, 2014 01:0029
Naruto: Shippuden, which airs every Thursday at 19:00 on TV Tokyo, is an anime that is hugely popular with both kids and adults. Following the Japanese broadcast, the show is distributed online in the U.S., China, and many other countries. It is one of Japan’s representative anime.
Jan. 24, 2014 23:3611
The local idols Nagareyama Girls are making their broadcast debut?!
Jan. 24, 2014 13:0017
The infamous Patlabor series has been receiving great support in various entertainment fields such as manga, anime, and novels ever since 1988. In 2014, it will show itself to the fans in a brand-new wrapping, that is, an already announced live-action work that is stirring sensation, The Next Generation: Patlabor.
Jan. 24, 2014 07:003
On Jan. 20, the broadcast times and networks for the previously announced TV anime Haikyū!! were revealed.
Jan. 24, 2014 01:000
Bandai has announced that Mobile Suit Gundam will be used in the second phase of the “Hako Vision” series.
Jan. 23, 2014 13:008
On Jan. 17, the opening movie to Mages’ upcoming romance adventure game We Without Wings (PS3 / PS Vita) to release on March 13 was made available to watch online.