In celebration of Cardcaptor Sakura’s 20th anniversary, a new manga sequel will be released by CLAMP in July’s issue of Nakayoshi magazine. The magazi...
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!
Dec. 19, 2015 22:00
Japanese washi tape is made of washi paper, which makes it semi-transparent and gives it a smooth, unique feel. Easy to remove and reposition, it's often used for arts and crafts, and comes in a number of creative patterns and colors—making it great for homemade Christmas cards! Check out our top five favorite designs below.
Dec. 19, 2015 14:00
Well-known director Tetsuro Araki of Death Note and Attack on Titan fame has joined forces with Ichiro Okouchi of Planetes and Code Geass fame on an original TV anime.
Dec. 19, 2015 06:00
LADYBABY’s long-awaited second music video is out!
Dec. 19, 2015 03:11
We attended the “Osamu Tezuka Culture Festival - Kichimuji ‘15” being held in honor of legendary manga artist and animator Osamu Tezuka!
Dec. 18, 2015 22:00
If you want to become a geisha, maiko, samurai or courtesan, gender is no barrier at this Asakusa photo studio.
Dec. 18, 2015 15:00
On Dec. 17, an English version of the educational manga about immunology called The Story of Basic Immunology was made available on Kyowa Hakko Kirin’s global site.
Dec. 18, 2015 14:00
On Dec. 16, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia announced a partnership with Kojima Productions, the new studio formed by well-known creator of the Metal Gear series, Hideo Kojima.
Dec. 18, 2015 06:00
BABYMETAL has announced the release date of their new album (title TBA) as April 1 worldwide, Fox Day!
Dec. 18, 2015 00:21
Topic 1: “Yu-Gi-Oh!” Movie Sells 80,000 Advance Tickets in 2 Days; Sets Historical Toei Record