WonHobby Booth Report! 24-Hour Double Giveaway Commemorating Nendoroid 10th Anniversary & WonHobby Begins!
Have you already taken a look at the special site for “Wonderful Hobby Life for You!! 23,” the joint booth by Max Factory and Good Smile Company that will be at Winter Wonder Festival 2016?
The Animate Cafe Ikebukuro No. 3 was newly opened on Jan. 27 and as its first collaboration, the cafe is decked out with all kinds of content themed after the popular anime Osomatsu-san.
CHIKA*CHIKA IDOL is an original CG animation project which will be carrying out a crowdfunding campaign via Kickstarter and Makuake from February 2016. The animation’s director, Hiroshi Nishikiori, and Yasutake Honjo, who’s in charge of the original story, reveal some of their thoughts about the project to us.
As opportunities for e-sports rise with even the Olympics in sight, what kind of role do these two have in the gaming market?
Momochi and Choco are a married couple affiliated with Evil Geniuses, a pro gaming team based in the U.S. After establishing Shinobsim Co., Ltd. and Momochi’s battle for the Capcom Cup, the two announced their marriage. We asked them why they would start a company that is specialized for the pro gaming industry in Japan, where the industry only has a brief history.
Funding began on Makuake on Jan. 14 for a remake project for the popular manga Magical Taruruuto!
Bringing you the feverish excitement from the cosplay area on the final day of Comiket 89!
Check out the rooftop area and cosplayers from the fully-packed Day 2 of Comiket 89!
We got action shots of cosplayers on the first day of Comic Market 89!
We’re introducing the top 10 most-read news on Tokyo Otaku Mode this year!
Comic Market 89, the world’s largest event for displaying and selling new doujinshi, opened its doors on Dec. 29. The first day’s attendance was recorded at 150,000.
“Dagashi Kashi,” “HaruChika,” “Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju”? We wanna see them all!!
English language site also launched.
The end of the year is upon us, and before long it’ll be 2016! Which means…? Yup! The winter anime season will be starting in Japan!
Jump Festa 2016 was held at Chiba’s Makuhari Messe. An exhibition of popular manga works took place in the venue delighting the many fans who gathered at the event.
Though the current overall market for gaming sees higher trends in mobile growth, game services such as Steam that give you the full gaming experience on the PC are still going strong. Well there’s good news for the more serious gaming fans that apply to the latter, especially fans of vertical shooters!
We attended the “Osamu Tezuka Culture Festival - Kichimuji ‘15” being held in honor of legendary manga artist and animator Osamu Tezuka!
Tokyo-based brand YOSUKE makes sky-high boots and sneakers that go perfectly with Harajuku style. Here's a sneak peek at their next collection!
Ultra Street Fighter IV World Cup 2015 Finals
Nov. 13, 2015 06:00
The manga Kuma Miko: Girl Meets Bear currently serialized in Monthly Comic Flapper has been greenlit for an anime adaptation.
Nov. 12, 2015 22:00
The Japanese animation studio, Shaft, is celebrating their 40th anniversary with a bang, and they are highlighting two of their most popular anime, Madoka Magica and the Monogatari series for a new exhibition called Madogatari.
Nov. 12, 2015 08:34
Moshi Moshi Nippon Festival 2015 in Tokyo (Moshi Fes) featured various attractions including fashion, music, anime and food and was held from Friday, Nov. 6 to Sunday, Nov. 8 at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium.
Nov. 12, 2015 06:00
Terra Formars will finally be released Japan-wide on April 29, 2016. Based on the huge hit manga, the buzzworthy movie has an all-star cast and is directed by Takashi Miike.
Nov. 12, 2015 05:52
Topic 1: Original Anime Created by Studio Sanzigen “Bubuki Buranki” to Premiere in January 2016
Nov. 11, 2015 14:00
It has been announced that the TV anime Bungo Stray Dogs will begin broadcasting in 2016.
Nov. 11, 2015 06:00
Do you love you anime crush enough to sit on his face?