Milky Bunny is known for her single “I Wish,” which is the title song for the anime Fairy Tail. This is what these two artists had to say about their future!
An array of new figures from hobby goods manufacturer Volks! With the theme “Up and Coming: New Challenge,” the event has breathed new life into everyone’s hobbying lifestyle!
Hearing that the Special Vehicle Section 2, Division 2 had been called out to Kichijōji in Tokyo, I went to go look.
It has been announced that the animated movie K: Missing Kings to release in Japan on July 12 (Sat.) will first premiere at large-scale anime events overseas.
Figure production is about to enter a new era!
When you hear of a city deeply connected to anime, what city do you think of? Whether it be Akihabara - the otaku paradise, or Ikebukuro which has been flourishing with female otaku lately, or Nagano where one can find rare anime goods, there are many cities in Tokyo that are deeply connected to anime.
Anime songs (anison) from Japan are currently highly popular overseas, with anison singers frequently holding concerts and events. Among these anison singers, one who is picking up considerable attention is Gero.
We give you an exclusive look at the design department of one of Japan’s foremost figure makers, Kotobukiya!
Fans are increasing all over the world! But, what kind of doll is a Pullip?
“Anison is a righteous magic that crosses borders and makes people smile in an instant.” - Shoko Nakagawa
Infiltrating the offices of renowned Japanese figure manufacturer Kotobukiya!
“The current age of otaku culture is a lucky time.” - Shoko Nakagawa
A new TV commercial created to commemorate the release of Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd, a rhythm-action game that features Vocaloid Hatsune Miku, has created a huge stir.
For otaku who like anime, manga, and games, their home, in particular their bedroom, is a private space where they can showcase the full extent of their fandom through a carefully selected and arranged collection of figures, manga, games, and other otaku goods...
PVs for the opening and ending theme songs, a special screening of a PV of the upcoming live-action movie, and more!
On March 27, the award ceremony was held for the Cartoon Grand Prize, for which recommended works from 2013 are chosen from different categories by mainly bookstore employees. Winning the Grand Prize this year was Kaoru Mori’s manga The Bride’s Stories.
Let’s look at how otaku in Japan celebrate April Fools’ Day!
On March 15, 2014, representatives from Square Enix held an unprecedented event in a Los Angeles art gallery to celebrate the North American release of Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster.
The popular anime is collaborating with the first maid cafe, Cure Maid Cafe. The collaborative cafe, titled Kill la Kill Cafe, is open now until April 6 (Sun).
A “new edited version” of Season 1 will be broadcast on Noitamina in July! Psycho-Pass 2 will begin in October! And this winter, Psycho-Pass the Movie will have a countrywide roadshow release!
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Kenshin is returning to the big screen! This summer, a two-part sequel to the film Rurouni Kenshin will release countrywide in Japan!
Jan. 3, 2014 13:005
The virtual idol Hatsune Miku who is sweeping the world is being added to the hospitality lineup at the gateway to the skies.
Jan. 3, 2014 07:007
Projects to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Sailor Moon, to which work on a new anime has begun, are taking place one after the other. One such project is a tribute album looking back at the appeal of the series through music.
Jan. 3, 2014 01:000
MangaPolo, much like the global explorer Marco Polo, is on a mission to go to the "land of manga" to share it's beauty with the Internet users of the world. Through its YouTube channel, MangaPolo distributes various videos related to manga.
Jan. 2, 2014 13:002
A Deza Jacket designed for the iPhone 5 and 5s themed after the popular anime Yowamushi Pedal, the TV broadcast to which is currently ongoing, has been announced.
Jan. 2, 2014 07:009
Are the Fleet of Fog really humanity’s enemies? What is a Mental Model? A group of young friends put their lives on the line and fight back!
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Enjoy over 60 photos of cute and sexy cosplayers from Comiket!
Jan. 1, 2014 13:003
On Dec. 20, Atlus opened the official site to its forthcoming Nintendo 3DS game Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth to be released in Japan on June 5, 2014.
Jan. 1, 2014 07:004
The charity auction held on Yahoo Auctions beginning on Dec. 17 for a special Lady Gaga inspired version of Hello Kitty came to a close on Dec. 23. The winning bid out of the 314 total bids was ￥2,259,522.