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"Knights of Sidonia" Movie Release Confirmed

It has been confirmed that a compilation of the popular TV anime adaptation of Knights of Sidonia will release in theaters. The release date is March 6, 2015.

"Attack on Titan" Second Season TV Anime Confirmed

It has been confirmed that the second season of the TV anime Attack on Titan is in the works for 2016.

A High School Girl Climbs a Hill! High Quality Short Anime Releases!

The short anime Hill Climb Girl was released on Nov. 14 on the short video distribution site, Nihon Animator Mihonichi.

“Titan Montage” Released on *Attack on Titan* Exhibit Special Site!

In anticipation of the opening of the Attack on Titan Exhibit at the Ueno Royal Museum on Friday, Nov. 28, the popular manga has released a “Titan Montage” on the Attack on Titan Exhibit special site that allows visitors to choose faces and generate a Titan-style portrait.

Cute & Elegant! From Collaboration Series Between Fashion Doll Brand Pullip × *Sailor Moon* Comes Princess Serenity!

The collaboration series between fashion doll brand Pullip and Sailor Moon continues to expand, and many TOM fans have likely been looking forward to the introduction of the next Sailor Soldier.

Heroes and Horror Characters Get Cutified! Loads of Bishoujo Figures Based on DC Comics Characters!

Shunya Yamashita Bishoujo Exhibit is held in celebration of the release of Horror Bishoujo!

Interview with Hideaki Anno, Creator of *Evangelion* [1/2]

In 1995, Hideaki Anno directed the TV anime Neon Genesis Evangelion, which went on to become a social phenomenon and secured his place in the anime world. He's gone on to create the Rebuild of Evangelion film series, and in November 2012, announced the latest film, Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo. Fans from around the world listened eagerly to what he had to say.

*Evangelion* 20th Anniversary Bombshell, a Mysterious Work Just Like *Attack on Titan*, and… Hideaki Anno Talk Show “Director Edition” Report

This is Part 2 of our report on the Hideaki Anno talk event held at Tokyo International Film Festival. This time, Anno talks deeply about the animation works he has directed. And he drops a bombshell about Evangelion...

Anime *Psycho-Pass 2* OP “Enigmatic Feeling” Releases on Nov. 5

The design of the limited edition jacket shows a jet black special issue Dominator!

Hideaki Anno Talks Deep About Himself! Hideaki Anno Talk Event: Live-Action Edition

Hideaki Anno put on talk events at the recently held Tokyo International Film Festival. Here, we report on one of the events called “Live-Action Edition.”

Soccer Team Collaborates with *A Certain Scientific Railgun*!

A collaboration event between a soccer team and the anime A Certain Scientific Railgun called “Soccer Match with a Certain Anime” was held! We went to check out the game!

Spider-Man X Attack on Titan Collaboration?!

It seems like an otaku's crazy dream, but it's real.

Share Your Memories of *Naruto*! Shonen Jump Begins Accepting Comments!

The hugely popular manga Naruto is on the verge of its climax, and there is huge buzz surrounding its upcoming finale. Meanwhile, continuing from its first fanart campaign, Shonenjump.viz.com has begun accepting comments regarding Naruto memories.

Let’s Take a Look Back at 15 Years of *Naruto* on the Special Site “Naruto Final Countdown!”

A special site called “Naruto Final Countdown!” has opened on the official site of the hugely popular Weekly Shonen Jump manga Naruto, the conclusion to which is closing in.

“Anna Tsuchiya × The Evil Within” Halloween Event Heats Up Shinjuku!

On Oct. 26, a Halloween parade and mini concert were held by Japanese talent and musician Anna Tsuchiya at the Futabadori East Shinjuku Shopping District.

A Flood of *Naruto* Fan Art from All Over the World!

The manga Naruto is closing in on its finale. Announcing a surprise project by Shueisha, the publisher of the magazine Naruto is serialized in, Weekly Shonen Jump!

Cosplay Parade Brings Excitement to Ikebukuro!

Just in time for Halloween, the cosplay event Ikebukuro Halloween Cosplay Festa 2014 was held for two days, Oct. 25 and 26.

Exterminate the Titans! 3D Maneuver Gear Coming in January

Total weight of 10 kilograms! Tokyo Otaku Mode is eagerly preparing for its release!

Miku Expo 2014 Report: Miku’s Popularity is Strong in the US Too

A new page in the history of Hatsune Miku has been created.

Jim Lee of *Batman* Series Fame to Attend International Manga Fest 2014 in Japan

Jim Lee, a masterful American comic artist who has worked on the Batman series, which turns 75 this year, is coming to Japan! A discussion, live painting, signing, and other events are planned.

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Sep. 7, 2014 13:002

Shoji Kawamori × Good Smile Company - Sanjigen Completes PV for “Hatsune Miku GT Project”

Shoji Kawamori × Good Smile Company - Sanjigen Completes PV for “Hatsune Miku GT Project”

A collaboration project between a racing team and mechanical designer Shoji Kawamori that was announced at Wonder Festival in February is finally getting off the ground.

Sep. 7, 2014 07:003

New Installment in Ys Series Coming to PS4 and PS Vita in 2015

New Installment in *Ys* Series Coming to PS4 and PS Vita in 2015

Today, Sept. 1, 2014, at the Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia press conference SCEJA Press Conference 2014, Nihon Falcom revealed that development is currently underway on a new installment in the action RPG series Ys to release on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita.

Sep. 7, 2014 01:001

Jinbocho to Become a Paradise for Girls - Shosen Book Mart to Be Completely Renovated with “Female-Oriented” Content from Shoujo Manga to BL

Jinbocho to Become a Paradise for Girls - Shosen Book Mart to Be Completely Renovated with “Female-Oriented” Content from Shoujo Manga to BL

It seems a new spot for girls is opening in Jinbocho, Tokyo, through which drifts the aromas of different cultures including old bookstores, music shops, a university, and more.

Sep. 6, 2014 13:005

Casts from Popular TV Tokyo Anime Gather - Anime JAM 2014 to Be Held in December

Casts from Popular TV Tokyo Anime Gather - Anime JAM 2014 to Be Held in December

Anime JAM 2014 is a collaboration event that brings together the casts from popular TV Tokyo anime. According to an announcement made on Sept. 2, the event will be held in Hall 5 of the Makuhari Messe International Convention Complex on Sunday, Dec. 14.

Sep. 6, 2014 07:005

"Terraformars" Swarm Figures to Release

"Terraformars" Swarm Figures to Release

A huge outbreak of 50-millimeter-tall Terraformars will take over sweet shops!

Sep. 6, 2014 01:003

Sept. 1, 2014, Square Enix announced at the SCEJA Press Conference 2014 that they will release a new action RPG game entitled Dragon Quest Heroes: Yamiryū to Sekai Ki no Shiro ( Dragon Quest Heroes: Darkness Dragon & Castle of the World Tree) on PlayStation 4 in spring 2015.

Sept. 1, 2014, Square Enix announced at the SCEJA Press Conference 2014 that they will release a new action RPG game entitled *Dragon Quest Heroes: Yamiryū to Sekai Ki no Shiro* ( *Dragon Quest Heroes: Darkness Dragon & Castle of the World Tree*) on PlayStation 4 in spring 2015.

Today (September 1, 2014), Square Enix announced at the SCEJA Press Conference 2014 that they will release a new action RPG game entitled Dragon Quest Heroes: Yamiryū to Sekai Ki no Shiro (*Dragon Quest Heroes: The Darkness Dragon & the World Tree Castle*) on PlayStation 4 in spring 2015.

Sep. 5, 2014 13:0039

Miku Effector Releasing in October

Miku Effector Releasing in October

Have Miku sing by using a guitar! The first ever in the world! Introducing the Vocaloid effector Miku Stomp!

Sep. 5, 2014 07:003

Persona 5 to Release Simultaneously on PS3 and PS4 in 2015

*Persona 5* to Release Simultaneously on PS3 and PS4 in 2015

Today, Sept. 1, at the SCEJA Press Conference 2014, Atlus announced that the newest game in the Persona series, Persona 5, will be releasing on not just the PlayStation 3, but also on the PlayStation 4.

Sep. 5, 2014 01:002

Teekyu is Finally Breaking Into its Fourth Season - The Tennis Anime that Doesn’t Have Much to Do with Tennis is Continuing

*Teekyu* is Finally Breaking Into its Fourth Season - The Tennis Anime that Doesn’t Have Much to Do with Tennis is Continuing

Season 4 of Teekyu, a well-known “tennis anime that doesn’t have much to do with tennis,” has been greenit.

Sep. 4, 2014 13:003

Limited Edition Collaboration Watch Between TV Anime Kuroko’s Basketball & Independent to Release!

Limited Edition Collaboration Watch Between TV Anime *Kuroko’s Basketball* & Independent to Release!

Imperial Enterprises will begin taking pre-orders on Oct. 6 (Mon.) at 6:00 a.m. for the first official Kuroko’s Basketball watch, a collaboration watch between the hugely popular manga and TV anime Kuroko’s Basketball and the Citizen watch brand Independent.

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