Recently, the Manga Translation Battle has been gaining attention as a gateway to success for aspiring translators. In this interview series, we’ll talk with previous winners of the contest about their past and what lies ahead for them as manga translators.
One angel, and one demon? Starting Aug. 28, two high-quality figures from the Wonderful Hobby Selection Series, “Colossal Titan Takayuki Takeya Ver.” and “Yamato Kai: Heavy Armament Ver.” are now available for pre-order.
This year’s Tokyo Game Show will be held from Sept. 18-21 (open to the general public on the 20 and 21).
Collaborative yatsuhashi between virtual singer Hatsune Miku and Shogoin Yatsuhashi Honten, a long-running yatsuhashi company established in 1689, will be sold at the event Hatsune Miku Magical Mirai 2014 in Osaka to be held on Aug. 30 at Intex Osaka.
Salmon, shrimp, and tuna. These delicious-looking socks designed after sushi are trending!
An interview with Keishi Otomo, the director behind the live-action Rurouni Kenshin film series.
America, France, Italy, Brazil. We met anime and manga fans from around the world!
Cosplay from new anime dominated the scene! We focus on everything cute and sexy we found at this summer’s Comic Market!
Even Ash is surprised! It’s a huge outbreak of Pikachus! Yokohama is dyed yellow!
Let’s take a look at the cosplayers and content that caught our attention at this summer’s Comic Market!
KanColle running popular! The otaku’s poem of summer scenery, one of the largest otaku events in the world - Comic Market 86 has started!
RWBY is an American anime that follows the lives of ultra powerful teenagers training to be the next generation of peacekeepers, or hunters and huntresses.
Introducing an original anime by the wonderful staff who worked on Evangelion, Steins;Gate, and Fire Emblem: Awakening!
Florea Flavia, a Romanian makeup artist who previously went viral for her Female Titan makeup cosplay, is at it again with Colossal Titan makeup!
On Aug. 1, new information was announced regarding the Digimon Adventure 15th Anniversary Project which is taking place to celebrate the 15th anniversary since the TV anime Digimon Adventure began airing in 1999.
A life-size version of the popular character Danboard from the huge hit manga Yotsuba&! appears in Akihabara! We bring to you a photo report of Danboard’s slightly shocking cuteness!
“Hatsune Miku is awesome!” - Noritaka Tatehana
Takeru Satoh, who plays Kenshin Himura in the live-action Rurouni Kenshin films, sat for an interview with Tokyo Otaku Mode!
We report on the most interesting company booths from the massive event Wonder Festival 2014 Summer!
May. 8, 2014 06:499
Do you remember Illustration 2013? It was a huge hit when it released last year, and it even made headlines here on TOM.
May. 8, 2014 01:0011
Enjoy the story of Madoka Magica the Movie: Rebellion one more time!
May. 7, 2014 07:0012
It has been revealed that the TV anime Re:_Hamatora will begin broadcasting this July on TV Tokyo.
May. 7, 2014 04:2913
A collaboration cafe has opened in The Guest Cafe & Diner on the seventh floor of Shibuya Parco Part 1.
May. 7, 2014 03:306
A video for Part 2 of “J. League × Captain Tsubasa Dream Shoot,” a collaboration between J. League and the manga Captain Tsubasa, was released on May 1.
May. 6, 2014 13:0011
Ka, Ka, Ka, Kawaii!
May. 6, 2014 07:0050
We interviewed Terebi about his making of the life-size Lego Miku.
May. 6, 2014 01:003
The final volume of Kadokawa Corporation’s hit comic series Neon Genesis Evangelion, which has totaled over 23 million copies sold, is set to be released.
May. 5, 2014 13:008
In Bakumatsu Rock, Shinsengumi and a group of passionate rockers battle it out through song in the Bakumatsu period, with the concept “Revolutionize Japan through rock!”