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!
We talked to with shoe designer Noritaka Tatehana about what it’s like making shoes for worldwide pop superstar Lady Gaga!
KanColle, MadoMagi, Evangelion! Find your new favorite figures here!
Check out XX photos of cool figures and cosplay from Wonder Festival 2014 [Summer] held on July 27!
Apr. 30, 2014 01:0016
Nico Nico Cho Kaigi 3 was held for two days, April 26-27, at the Makuhari Messe International Convention Center in Chiba Prefecture. Nico Nico Douga is a UGC video sharing service built primarily for users in Japan. One of its characteristics is the ability of viewers to post comments on-screen over a video.
Apr. 29, 2014 13:0013
It’s been announced that after a long hiatus from Weekly Shonen Jump, Yoshihiro Togashi’s manga Hunter x Hunter will resume serialization.
Apr. 29, 2014 07:005
Sarusuberi, the newest work by Keiichi Hara who is one of Japan’s representative animation directors, will release countrywide in 2015.
Apr. 29, 2014 01:003
The exciting MF Bunko J event Summer School Festival which attracted over 13,000 attendees last year is coming back this year.
Apr. 28, 2014 13:002
The first part of the Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet OVA sequel, Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet: Meguru Kouro, Haruka, will be screened this fall.
Apr. 28, 2014 07:009
Akame ga Kill! is a talked-about work that is serialized in the monthly magazine Gangan Joker (Square Enix) and for which an anime adaptation is in the works. It has now been announced that voice actress Sora Amamiya will play the role of main female character Akame.
Apr. 28, 2014 02:4122
On May 7, popular Japanese artist LiSA will release her fifth single which features four songs including “Rising Hope,” the opening theme to the TV anime The Irregular at Magic High School which began broadcasting earlier this month.
Apr. 28, 2014 01:0018
The latest promotional video for Capcom's Monster Hunter 4G (MH4G), which goes on sale in fall 2014 for the Nintendo 3DS, has been released.
Apr. 27, 2014 13:003
Shueisha has linked up with the free manga site Garaku no Mori and launched a new manga magazine called Garaku.mag. It is a rare occurrence for Shueisha to coordinate with another company’s site.