A heartrending, must-see story! A collaboration work by song diva Sade and animator Tsuneo Gouda titled By Your Side is born under charity project Zapuni.
"I’m sitting on a number of new project ideas." - Katsuhiro Otomo
Currently, Japanese anime culture is popular and widespread among the youth in Vietnam. Prominent in the anime culture, an eshi exhibition that has been held in many countries will come to Vietnam in early March 2014.
On Feb. 28, Katsuhiro Otomo’s poster exhibit “’Posters’ - Otomo Katsuhiro × Graphic Design” opened to the public. The exhibit features approximately 50 different pieces including artwork from Akira and collaborative advertisements.
A life-size model of the variable fighter Valkyrie VF-25F debuts at Tokyo Skytree!
“As my first art book, I’d say it’s pretty great. I can now die happy (laughs).” - RJB
“My favorite inspiration is naked women.” - RJB
Crypton Future Media, the company famous for producing and selling Vocaloids, organized an event called Snow Miku 2014 and matched it with the duration of the 65th Sapporo Snow Festival held in Sapporo, Hokkaido from Feb. 5 (Wed) to 11 (Tue).
A spring anime to watch out for! The long-awaited TV anime adaptation of a sports manga with over 3 million copies in print!
Our second photo report! Feast your eyes on the cute and sexy side of Winter Wonder Festival 2014!
We’ve put together a photo report of everything cool we found at Winter Wonder Festival 2014. Take a thorough look!
The company that gave birth to many popular characters such as Hello Kitty and My Melody, Sanrio, is organizing Sanrio Expo 2014 featuring new characters, new projects, and licensed goods for the 40th anniversary year of Hello Kitty.
Winter Wonder Festival 2014 was held on Feb. 9! The venue was colored with tons of beautiful figures!
The Wake Up, Girls! anime series began broadcasting on Jan. 10. To coincide with the beginning of the series, a film adaptation was released as well. What really sets this project apart though is that the rookie voice actors behind the characters are actually performing as the idol group in the real world!
Trailers for anime that will begin airing this spring have already started to be released. Here we’ll introduce 12 titles with trailers that have been released, including Season 2 of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and Gokukoku no Brynhildr.
What’s more important than a glamorous life?
The first new figure series to release in five years!
Challenging the wall of dimensions with passion and technology! The fans’ enthusiasm for three-dimensionalizing Miku is without borders!
Nov. 11, 2013 12:004
A taiko controller that includes a taiko drum and drumsticks for use with the iOS app Taiko no Tatsujin has been announced.
Nov. 11, 2013 07:005
The digital contents magazine Comptiq (published by Kadokawa) launched on Nov. 10, 1983. On Nov. 9, the 30th anniversary issue of the magazine was released.
Nov. 11, 2013 02:001
Beginning with Ritsu Tainaka in the anime series K-On!, popular seiyū Satomi Satō has voiced main characters in a variety of works. Now, she is starting a new project.
Nov. 10, 2013 11:001
Sculptor Takayuki Takeya who is known for, among other things, the poseable Buddhist figure series “Revoltech Takeya” is utilizing the crowdfunding site Kickstarter to collect funds for a new product.
Nov. 10, 2013 05:000
The entertainment shokugan 1 “Hako Vision” which allows for 3D projection mapping and 3D holograms to be reproduced in the palm of one’s hand, will be released by Bandai on Jan. 27, 2014.
Nov. 10, 2013 01:0711
Hello Kitty has become a strawberry cream cake! It looks delicious, but it’s so cute that eating it would be a waste!
Nov. 9, 2013 17:0014
For two days, Nov. 2 and 3, at Ikebukuro Sunshine City in Tokyo, the Animate Girls Festival (AGF) was held.
Nov. 9, 2013 11:004
The iOS version of the female-oriented romance game app Boku wa Anata ni Koi o Suru: Futari Dake no Love Song was released on the App Store on Oct. 30.
Nov. 9, 2013 02:121
On Nov. 5, Bandai began accepting pre-orders for the “Kamen Rider Gaim Belt Hip Bag” (3,780 yen) that has a feature that allows wearers to take pictures with a character from the series using AR technology.
Nov. 8, 2013 20:002
It has become known that seiyū and singer Maaya Sakamoto is in charge of the opening theme to the new anime Sekai Seifuku: Bōryaku no Zvezda that will begin broadcasting in January 2014.