Frontwing and Akabei Soft2 have announced that a localization project for the game Wheel Country, Sunflower Girl -Sharin no Kuni- will begin on Kick...
A demo event was held on April 3 recreating the world of the visual novel Muv-Luv.
The Indiegogo campaign for the Samurai Armor Hoodies Project that Tokyo Otaku Mode is supporting has finally started!
Creating something new together with fans and taking on an overseas crowdfunding project for Samurai Armor Hoodies, a joint project of STUDIO696 and TOM.
The 12th Annual Animé Los Angeles took place in Ontario, California.
The event was bustling with tons of sexy and cute figures of female characters too!
We’re bringing you pics of all the coolest figures and garage kits we spotted at the event!
Wonder Festival Winter 2016 (WonFes), Japan’s largest garage kit festival, was held on Feb. 7 at Makuhari Messe in Chiba Prefecture. Tons of people packed into the venue, making it as big a turnout as ever.
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.
Dec. 16, 2015 22:00
Master these and you can convince anyone you’re a native Japanese speaker…over the phone anyway.
Dec. 16, 2015 14:00
If you want to cosplay as a beautiful boy from an anime or manga, then this may be exactly what you need to recreate that cool, long-lashed look!
Dec. 16, 2015 06:00
Studio Ghibli has continued to bring the world one masterpiece after the next by Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata, and now they’ve begun production on a new foreign animation.
Dec. 16, 2015 05:45
Today, Hollywood traffic was taken by storm (trooper) as streets were commandeered for the massive Star Wars: The Force Awakens world premiere.
Dec. 16, 2015 05:43
Topic 1: PS3/PS4 “Tales of Berseria” Newest PV Posted; Releasing in 2016
Dec. 15, 2015 22:00
Hakuoki SSL - Sweet School Life - The Movie, a live-action adaptation of the popular Hakuoki game series, will be released throughout Japan on Feb. 6, 2016.
Dec. 15, 2015 14:00
Sanrio has surprised us by expanding services that are beyond our image of the character company.
Dec. 15, 2015 11:01
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!
Dec. 15, 2015 06:00
The broadcast premiere date for the TV anime Joker Game, based on a mystery novel by Koji Yanagi, has been confirmed for April 2016.
Dec. 15, 2015 05:50
Topic 1: Comic Market 89 to Feature “High Speed!” Movie Collaboration