Masterpieces of the Past Lined Up! “Manga*Anime*Games from Japan” Exhibit

On June 24 in Nogizaka in Tokyo, an exhibition for otaku called “Manga*Anime*Games from Japan” started. The large-scale exhibit is being held in the wide-open space of the National Art Center. It’s open until Aug. 31.

TOM Attends E3 2015: Photo and Video Report

E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, is an annual event held in the Los Angeles Convention Center that celebrates the latest announcements in the gaming industry.

2015 Summer Season Anime Trailer Roundup Part 2

Have you decided what anime you’ll be watching this summer? We’ve gathered trailers, so be sure to check them out!!

2015 Summer Season Anime Trailer Roundup Part 1

Hey everyone, enjoying your anime life? It’s almost summer! Summer is the season of new anime! Accordingly, we’ve put together some of the trailers for the anime series which will be starting in July.

Interview: Kana Hanazawa [2/2]

Acting in countless anime titles, receiving fanatic support from her fans—that is Kana Hanazawa. Currently, Kana is playing an active role in the music industry. Following the discussion about her thoughts on the live concert at the Budokan, we inquire about her 3rd album, Blue Avenue, and her personal life.

Interview: Square Enix’s New Studio - Thoughts on New RPG Project

At E3, held in the United States, Square Enix Holdings made a surprise announcement about the establishment of a new studio. This time, President and Representative Director of Square Enix, Yosuke Matsuda, and Director of the new studio, Atsushi Hashimoto, have agreed to an exclusive interview with TOM.

Interview: Kana Hanazawa [1/2]

Currently, singer and voice actress Kana Hanazawa is playing an active role in the music industry. To the ever-busy Kana, we inquired about her career as a singer, and her live concert at the Budokan.

Hikakin and Chroma: Mario Artisans Who Made the Internet Dream Come True

There are many “Mario artisans” on the Internet who create videos, illustrations, or music that take the popular series as their motif. Even among such people, Hikakin and Chroma (Jidabata P) became a sensation due to the success and growth they managed through publishing their works as Mario artisans.

The Omoshiroi Nippon Video Award is Going On Now!

Win a FREE trip to Japan! Two winners and two guests will be invited to the cosplay paradise.

Is it Really REAL?! This Dreamy Alpacasso 100-Plushie Set is Unbelievably Kawaii!

Have the adorable dreams of otaku worldwide become real?! A surprising Alpacasso 100-plushie set is here!

I’m a Cat-Eared Maid Cosplayer! My Avatar Is Even Cuter!

A cosplayer tried AvatarPhone, a new kind of application capable of facial recognition linked with an avatar.

Momoiro Clover Z as Frieza Artwork Created by ANIMAREAL

On April 29, Momoiro Clover Z released their new single, “The Oath of Z,” the theme song from the Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' film. The art project ANIMAREAL became the focus of global attention when they created and released shocking overly-realistic visuals of the band as Frieza as an April Fool’s joke.

Sexy? Fetishistic? Heart-Throbbing Aimai Bishoujo Art Exhibit Begins

The exhibit Aimai Bishoujo Art Exhibit began on April 29. The venue filled with nothing but shocking works was lively from the very first day with many males and females in attendance.

Popular Steam Titles Are Now Available on TOM!

TOM is now selling game codes for Steam, the online game platform popular throughout the world.

Naruto Exhibition Begins in Tokyo!

The exhibit “Serialization Conclusion Commemoration: Masashi Kishimoto Naruto Exhibition” began in Roppongi, Tokyo on April 25.

Wagakki Band - A New Sensation and Power to Wow the World

Wagakki Band has garnered over 18 million views for their cover of the Hatsune Miku song “Senbonzakura” using traditional Japanese instruments.Their fantastic abilities and new sound sensation continue to attract attention even now.

Interview: Music Unit GARNiDELiA [2/2]

The music unit GARNiDELiA has released many anime tie-in songs since their major debut last year. This time, we talked with the artists about their tie-in song for the upcoming TV anime Gunslinger Stratos, which is set to start broadcasting from April, as well as what comes next for the musical duo. Looking at GARNiDELiA’s profile, the vocalist is MARiA, while the composer…

Can It Be?! Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem Game Teaser Released!

Although the news was released on April Fools' day through Nintendo Direct, this Shin Megami Tensei ​X​ Fire Emblem​ ​video trailer is most certainly real!​

‘Alpacasso: The Origin’ Receives Rave Reviews! Sequel Rumors Also Fly

Alpacasso: The Origin, a movie based on the popular plushie series Alpacasso, was released on April 1!

up

down

Apr. 1, 2015 05:00

‘KanColle Kai’ Will Be Released on Aug. 27, 2015! Key Visual and Portion of Game System Revealed

‘KanColle Kai’ Will Be Released on Aug. 27, 2015! Key Visual and Portion of Game System Revealed

Kadokawa Games have announced today (March 28, 2015) that the PS Vita game KanColle Kai will be released on Aug. 27, 2015 and have also unveiled the game’s key visual and game system information.

Mar. 31, 2015 21:00

Collaboration Illustrations Between Hiromu Arakawa’s ‘Seven Deadly Sins’ & Nakaba Suzuki’s ‘The Heroic Legend of Arslan’ Created for Nichigo Anime

Collaboration Illustrations Between Hiromu Arakawa’s ‘Seven Deadly Sins’ & Nakaba Suzuki’s ‘The Heroic Legend of Arslan’ Created for Nichigo Anime

Anime fans in Japan are well acquainted with the 5:00 p.m. timeslot on Sundays on MBS and TBS when popular anime are broadcast. Many masterpieces have broadcast during this timeslot including Fullmetal Alchemist and Mobile Suit Gundam 00.

Mar. 31, 2015 13:00

Conan Cafe Shibuya Opens; Offers Original Food Items and Collaboration Merchandise

Conan Cafe Shibuya Opens; Offers Original Food Items and Collaboration Merchandise

“Conan Cafe / Detective Conan Cafe @ Tower Records Cafe” opened on March 28 at Tower Records Cafe Shibuya-ten.

Mar. 31, 2015 06:10

“KAGEROU PROJECT EXHBITION” will premiere at Kinokuniya Bookstore in Seattle!

“KAGEROU PROJECT EXHBITION” will premiere at Kinokuniya Bookstore in Seattle!

Kinokuniya Seattle will premiere the art exhibition by the illustrator, SHIDU who created the original KAGEROU PROJECT characters.

Mar. 31, 2015 05:00

Introducing a ‘Dragon Ball Z’ Yamcha Figure to Bring a Hopeless Battle Feel to Anything, Anytime

Introducing a ‘Dragon Ball Z’ Yamcha Figure to Bring a Hopeless Battle Feel to Anything, Anytime

A figure titled HG Yamcha will be released that depicts Yamcha after a valiant battle against the Saibamen from the anime Dragon Ball Z.

Mar. 30, 2015 22:22

Comiket Special 6 Photo Report: Makuhari Messe Edition

Comiket Special 6 Photo Report: Makuhari Messe Edition

Enjoy our gallery of more than 78 photos from the event!

Mar. 30, 2015 21:00

A Club Filled with Underwater Knee-high Girls! Special Guest Composer Toriena; Event Entry Discount with Knee-high Socks!

A Club Filled with Underwater Knee-high Girls! Special Guest Composer Toriena; Event Entry Discount with Knee-high Socks!

An exhibition for the photobook Suichuu Niiso (Underwater Knee-high Girls), a collection of girls wearing knee-high socks underwater, will be held from April 3 (Fri.) to April 13 (Mon.), 2015 in Division, a design space in Kyoto.

Mar. 30, 2015 13:00

‘Tokyo Ghoul’ to Be Adapted to Stage; Yuki Ogoe to Play Kaneki

‘Tokyo Ghoul’ to Be Adapted to Stage; Yuki Ogoe to Play Kaneki

According to Weekly Young Jump magazine (Shueisha) the popular dark fantasy manga Tokyo Ghoul will be adapted into a play.

Mar. 30, 2015 05:00

Too Cute to Use! Have a Makeover with Hello Kitty and My Melody Makeup Compacts

Too Cute to Use! Have a Makeover with Hello Kitty and My Melody Makeup Compacts

From cosmetics brand AC by AngelColor comes compact face powders themed after seven Sanrio characters called “AC Wonder Collect Face Powder” (1,500 yen plus tax).

Mar. 30, 2015 01:26

Comiket Special 6 Opens! Event Held at Makuhari for First Time in 25 Years

Comiket Special 6 Opens! Event Held at Makuhari for First Time in 25 Years

Comiket Special, a special version of the well-known Comiket (Comic Market), was held on March 28–29, 2015. The event was held at Makuhari Messe for the first time in 25 years, since 1990 (Comic Market 39), and was the event related to Comiket to have been held there since that time.

Page 35 of 477

« First<...32333435363738...>Last »

Get the latest OTAKU news!

Sign up for the Tokyo Otaku Mode newsletter!

Do you like Tokyo Otaku Mode?