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New “Evangelion” Video Suddenly Releases Online

On Dec. 19, an Evangelion-themed piece by Studio Khara titled Until You Come to Me was released under Japan Anima(tor) Expo, a series of anime shorts produced by Hideaki Anno.

2015 Winter Anime Roundup! Action & Sci-Fi Edition

We bring you a look at the new anime that will premiere beginning in January and their trailers. Our second installment rounds up 10 series in the battle action and sci-fi genres.

2015 Winter Anime Roundup! Slice of Life & Comedy Edition

2014 has been a year of many hot anime, but it’s almost over. To all you anime fans wondering what kind of anime are in store for next year, here’s an introduction to the new anime beginning in January along with their trailers. In this first part, we’ll look at 10 slice of life, comedy, and school life series!

“I’m the Happiest Person in the World!” Says a Moved Minori Chihara at 10th Anniversary Birthday Concert at Nippon Budokan

Minori Chihara is well known as a voice actress appearing in many popular anime, including roles as Nagato Yuki in The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Naze Mizuki from Beyond the Boundary, and more. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of her debut, Minorin, as she is affectionately called by her fans, performed “Minori Chihara 10th Anniversary Live - Sanctuary - Supported by Joysound” on Nov. 18 at the Nippon Budokan, the “holy land” for Japanese music artists.

Attack on Titan Exhibition Now Open! Features Life-Sized Colossal Titan

On November 28, the Attack on Titan Exhibit opened in Ueno, Tokyo.

American Comic Book Master Jim Lee Graces Akihabara with His Presence

Jim Lee gives a talk and live drawing demonstration in Akihabara!

"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.

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Sep. 21, 2014 13:004

Shiseido’s Tadashi Harada Recreates Michelle K. Davis from Terraformars in Real Life

Shiseido’s Tadashi Harada Recreates Michelle K. Davis from *Terraformars* in Real Life

Terraformars is a sci-fi manga currently serializing in the manga magazine Weekly Young Jump (Shueisha). The work, created by author Yu Sasuga and illustrator Kenichi Tachibana, depicts an ongoing battle on Mars between humans and evolved cockroaches called Terraformars.

Sep. 21, 2014 08:054

GA Bunko Hit Work Seiken Tsukai no World Break TV Anime Adaptation Coming in January 2015

GA Bunko Hit Work *Seiken Tsukai no World Break* TV Anime Adaptation Coming in January 2015

FuRyu has announced a new TV anime to begin broadcasting in January 2015. The light novel series Seiken Tsukai no World Break published under SB Creative’s GA Bunko label is getting an anime adaptation.

Sep. 21, 2014 01:002

New Development for Hit Bandai Namco Games Series - Ufotable Creating God Eater TV Anime

New Development for Hit Bandai Namco Games Series - Ufotable Creating *God Eater* TV Anime

Bandai Namco Games has revealed that its hugely popular action game series God Eater, first released in February 2010, is becoming a TV anime.

Sep. 20, 2014 13:002

New Revelation from BABYMETAL, Trailer for “LIVE ~LEGEND 1999 & 1997 APOCALYPSE” Unveiled

New Revelation from BABYMETAL, Trailer for “LIVE ~LEGEND 1999 & 1997 APOCALYPSE” Unveiled

A trailer video has been released on Youtube for metal dance unit BABYMETAL‘s live show DVD&Blu-ray, “LIVE~LEGEND 1999 & 1997 APOCALYPSE“, set to be released on the 29th of October (Wednesday).

Sep. 20, 2014 07:0031

Attack on Titan Movie Part 1 to Screen Worldwide at the Tokyo International Film Festival as a Special Invitation Work

*Attack on Titan* Movie Part 1 to Screen Worldwide at the Tokyo International Film Festival as a Special Invitation Work

Attack on Titan the Movie: Part 1 - Crimson Bow and Arrow to release in Japan on Nov. 22 will be screened as a special invitation work during the 27th Tokyo International Film Festival being held from Oct. 23-27.

Sep. 20, 2014 01:01174

Member of the Popular Idol Group AKB48 Models in Sailor Moon Bras!

Member of the Popular Idol Group AKB48 Models in *Sailor Moon* Bras!

The second round of products have released in the “Sailor Moon x Peach John Collaboration Series,” the first round to which was hugely popular. For the second round, Haruna Kojima, a Peach John model and active member of the popular Japanese idol group AKB48, has transformed into Sailor Moon characters.

Sep. 19, 2014 15:005

To Everyone Who Wants to Exterminate the Titans: Introducing the Eren Ver. Survey Corps Costume Set!

To Everyone Who Wants to Exterminate the Titans: Introducing the Eren Ver. Survey Corps Costume Set!

There is good news to everyone out there who wants to exterminate the Titans. From Attack on Titan, which includes in addition to the huge hit manga and anime a theatrical anime and live-action film in the works, comes “Survey Corps Costume Set (Eren Ver.)”!

Sep. 19, 2014 08:0017

Teppei Koike to Play L in Death Note Musical, Pictures Already Release of Him in Character

Teppei Koike to Play L in *Death Note* Musical, Pictures Already Release of Him in Character

The masterpiece manga Death Note written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata is becoming a stage musical.

Sep. 19, 2014 02:4920

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Opening Report

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Opening Report

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

Sep. 18, 2014 13:001

Zettai Zetsubo Shojo: Danganronpa Another Episode TV CM Releases, Smartphone-Based Web Content “Monokuma Factory” Launches

*Zettai Zetsubo Shojo: Danganronpa Another Episode* TV CM Releases, Smartphone-Based Web Content “Monokuma Factory” Launches

Today, Sept. 16, Spike Chunsoft released a TV commercial for its PlayStation Vita game Zettai Zetsubo Shojo: Danganronpa Another Episode to release on Sept. 25.

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