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!
Dec. 21, 2013 10:000
It has been announced that Space Brothers, currently airing on Yomiuri TV and Nippon TV, will be made into an animated film to release theatrically.
Dec. 21, 2013 08:0811
Recently, the editors-in-chief of the Japanese, Chinese, Taiwanese, and American editions of Jump convened and chose the six finalists!
Dec. 21, 2013 02:2620
I was a big fan of the original manga series. There was a time in junior high when I was addicted to Square Enix manga, and that’s when I came across Black Butler.
Dec. 20, 2013 13:003
There is even a noren of the magical girls in chibi form!
Dec. 20, 2013 07:007
We recently interviewed world-famous video game artist Takehito Harada who works as the character designer on the Disgaea series about the inside scoop on the creation of the characters introduced in the series and on his work as an illustrator.
Dec. 20, 2013 07:005
The release date of the movie adaptation of the TV anime K which broadcast from October to December 2012 has been announced.
Dec. 19, 2013 12:001
On Dec. 13, it was announced that the popular Famitsu Bunko light novel Nanana Ryūgajō’s Buried Treasure (author: Kazuma Ōtorino / illustrator: Akaringo) is becoming an anime.
Dec. 19, 2013 07:004
Here’s Part 2 of our interview with Disgaea D2 director Takehisa Matsuda and Nippon Ichi Software President Sohei Niikawa about the development of the Disgaea series!
Dec. 19, 2013 03:073
The hugely popular illustrator and TOM Special Creator redjuice will be participating in Comic Fiesta 2013 to be held on Dec. 21-22!