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!
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.
Dec. 31, 2013 07:001
A new trading card game (TCG) will be released in spring 2014.
Dec. 31, 2013 03:00132
Lawson, a popular convenience store chain that has expanded abroad from Japan, has decked out several stores in original decorations that recreate the world of Attack on Titan.
Dec. 31, 2013 01:002
The special effects movie series Godzilla will be turning 60 in 2014. With the forthcoming release of a new Hollywood Godzilla movie as well as a digital remaster of the original planned to screen in theaters, the world will be swept up in a Godzilla whirlwind once again.
Dec. 30, 2013 19:0015
The doll and figure event Joint Festival was held on Dec. 22 at Tokyo Big Sight.
Dec. 30, 2013 12:004
In this article, we deliver a report on the stage shows of two anime, Beyond the Boundary and Love, Chunibyo, and Other Delusions (2nd Season), which were held at a different venue during the recent joint event between Kyoto Animation and Animation Do, KyoAni & Do CTFK 2013.
Dec. 30, 2013 07:003
The first chapter of the movie series The Next Generation: Patlabor to be released on April 5, 2014 is making huge headlines.
Dec. 30, 2013 01:002
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.