It has been announced that the animated movie K: Missing Kings to release in Japan on July 12 (Sat.) will first premiere at large-scale anime events overseas.
Figure production is about to enter a new era!
When you hear of a city deeply connected to anime, what city do you think of? Whether it be Akihabara - the otaku paradise, or Ikebukuro which has been flourishing with female otaku lately, or Nagano where one can find rare anime goods, there are many cities in Tokyo that are deeply connected to anime.
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.
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.
Jan. 23, 2014 07:002
A collaborative exhibit transcending time and countries between architect Gaudi, known for buildings such as the Sagrada Familia, and Japanese manga artist Takehiko Inoue will begin in July 2014.
Jan. 23, 2014 01:002
A trailer for the album Sailor Moon: The 20th Anniversary Memorial Tribute to be released on Jan. 29 has become available, as has the full tracklist, which includes the newly announced songs “Otome no Policy” by Etsuko Yakushimaru and the bonus track “Moonlight Densetsu (French Ver.)” by Clémentine.
Jan. 22, 2014 13:002
On Jan. 17, an anime adaptation of mangaka Taiyo Matsumoto’s masterpiece Ping Pong was announced.
Jan. 22, 2014 01:007
FromSoftware has released a new trailer for its upcoming PS3 and Xbox 360 game Dark Souls II to release on March 13.
Jan. 21, 2014 14:5020
Iron-on beads are a type of bead that can be heated up to create original goods in any motif you can imagine.
Jan. 21, 2014 13:0010
Accessories of the fan-favorites Chibiusa, Sailor Uranus, and Sailor Neptune have finally been announced!
Jan. 21, 2014 07:000
The worldwide long-seller in the realm of children’s literature, Kiki’s Delivery Service, concluded in 2009 to the sadness of many fans. The anime film directed by Hayao Miyazaki is a particularly famous work in the series. Now, due to the strong passion of author Eiko Kadono, a live-action film has been announced.