Waiting for Us at the Amuse Exhibition Were Year of the Sheep Alpacasso

Amuse Inc., creator of the popular Alpacasso series, held a private viewing for their new products!

2014 Fall Anime Trailer Summary: Action & Sci-Fi

A look at the trailers for the nine anime beginning this fall with promising battle scenes!

Tokyo Game Show 2014 Comes to a Close

Take a look back at Tokyo Game Show 2014, which recorded the event’s second highest attendance in its history!

2014 Fall Anime Trailer Summary: Academic and Comedic Series

Here’s our selection of 10 different trailers for cheerful, comedic school anime that will begin broadcast this October!

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Cosplayers & Booth Girls Collection

Games and beautiful girls go hand-in-hand? Introducing pictures of the beautiful cosplayers & booth girls we found at Tokyo Game Show 2014!

New Details About *Psycho-Pass 2* Anime Revealed Including Staff, Cast and Songs!

A new music video and other details have been released regarding the anime Psycho-Pass 2, which begins airing on Fuji TV's Noitamina on Oct. 9!

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Opening Report

Business Day starts! A huge lineup of all kinds of new games is in store!

AFA is Held in Indonesia!

Eir Aoi, Egoist, T.M.Revolution, DJ Kazu! Popular anime song singers appeared at Anime Festival Asia Indonesia 2014!

Sanrio Expo 2014 is Held

Tons of new Sanrio products! Many Hello Kitty, Kirimi-chan, and even Gudetama products introduced!

"Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends" Opens

The climax of the Kyoto arc is finally here!

Production on TV Anime *Show By Rock!!* Announced

From Sanrio! A TV anime themed after a rock band will begin its late-night broadcast in 2015!

The Cute Pullip Series Takes on *Alice in Wonderland*! Welcome to the World of “Classical Alice”!

Pullip is an impressive line of fashion dolls that have big heads, slender arms and legs, and lovely eyes. Here on TOM, we’ve previously introduced Pullips born from collaborations with such works as Sailor Moon and Rozen Maiden.

"Terraformars" Swarm Figures to Release

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

Miku Effector Releasing in October

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

First *One Piece* Game Coming to the PlayStation 4 - *One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3*

A new game in the One Piece: Pirate Warriors series, a collaboration between the popular series One Piece and Warriors that has sold over 2 million copies worldwide, is coming to the PS4.

Sixth Doll Hinaichigo Enters the Pullip x *Rozen Maiden* Collaborative Series! Elegant Photos with Other Rozen Maidens!!

Rozen Maiden is one of the popular collaborative series from Pullip fashion dolls. Though Kirakishou was just released in July, Hinaichigo, the sixth doll, is already joining the Pullip ranks.

Become a Manga Translator! An Interview with the Manga Translation Battle Winner (Part 1)

Recently, the Manga Translation Battle has been gaining attention as a gateway to success for aspiring translators. In this interview series, we’ll talk with previous winners of the contest about their past and what lies ahead for them as manga translators.

*Attack on Titan* and *KanColle* Figures Available for Pre-Order Aug. 28!

One angel, and one demon? Starting Aug. 28, two high-quality figures from the Wonderful Hobby Selection Series, “Colossal Titan Takayuki Takeya Ver.” and “Yamato Kai: Heavy Armament Ver.” are now available for pre-order.

“Change Games, Change Play” - Tokyo Game Show 2014 Draws Near!

This year’s Tokyo Game Show will be held from Sept. 18-21 (open to the general public on the 20 and 21).

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Jul. 7, 2014 13:0019

Decorate Your Desk with Gashapon Sailor Scouts - “Sailor Scouts Swooping Down to a Desk” Finally Release

Decorate Your Desk with Gashapon Sailor Scouts - “Sailor Scouts Swooping Down to a Desk” Finally Release

The Sailor Moon Sailor Scouts desktop figures “Sailor Scouts Swooping Down to a Desk” are finally releasing from Gashapon®.

Jul. 7, 2014 07:0013

Action Videos of Wii U Game Hyrule Warriors Are Releasing One After the Next!

Action Videos of Wii U Game Hyrule Warriors Are Releasing One After the Next!

Introducing the (self-professed) Princess of the Bug Kingdom, Agitha!

Jul. 7, 2014 01:001

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods to Release in 400 Theaters in North America This Summer

*Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods* to Release in 400 Theaters in North America This Summer

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods, which released in Japan in March 2013 and made 3 billion yen in box office revenue, will now release in North America this August.

Jul. 6, 2014 13:002

Pre-Orders Begin for Five Kawaii Sailor Moon x Honey Salon Tote Bags!

Pre-Orders Begin for Five Kawaii *Sailor Moon* x Honey Salon Tote Bags!

The second round of collaboration items from famous women’s apparel brand Honey Salon and Sailor Moon have been announced. On July 1, pre-orders began for five special collaborative tote bags.

Jul. 6, 2014 07:0011

New Jewelry to Release for New World Saga of TV Anime One Piece

New Jewelry to Release for New World Saga of TV Anime *One Piece*

Joining the lineup are Trafalgar Law and Shirahoshi.

Jul. 6, 2014 01:008

Free! Eternal Summer Has Finally Begun, Haruka and the Gang Brace Themselves for a New Season

*Free! Eternal Summer* Has Finally Begun, Haruka and the Gang Brace Themselves for a New Season

The TV anime Free! Eternal Summer began broadcasting late night on July 2 on ABC, Tokyo MX, TV Aichi, and other networks.

Jul. 5, 2014 13:005

A Full Lineup of Popular Characters! Sanrio Character Ranking Cafe Opens for a Limited Time!

A Full Lineup of Popular Characters! Sanrio Character Ranking Cafe Opens for a Limited Time!

In celebration of the currently ongoing 29th Sanrio Character Ranking, a cafe has opened in Omotesando, Harajuku.

Jul. 5, 2014 07:002

World Premiere of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: SC English Dubbed Version to Be Held in Los Angeles at Anime Expo

World Premiere of *JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: SC* English Dubbed Version to Be Held in Los Angeles at Anime Expo

An English dubbed version has been made of the TV anime JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders, which continues to be a huge hit even in Japan. It has been announced that the world premiere of this version will be held in Los Angeles, U.S.

Jul. 5, 2014 01:0022

Ota-Q survey: What Japanese anime are you looking forward to for the summer season? The results are in!

Ota-Q survey: What Japanese anime are you looking forward to for the summer season? The results are in!

What summer anime are otaku worldwide looking forward to? Let’s first take a look at the rankings!

Jul. 4, 2014 22:432

Shokotan Makes Dreams Come True in Paris! Wildly Enthusiastic Concert Held at Japan Expo in France

Shokotan Makes Dreams Come True in Paris! Wildly Enthusiastic Concert Held at Japan Expo in France

On July 2, Shoko Nakagawa held a concert at the 15th Japan Expo being held at the Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center in France.

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