Frontwing and Akabei Soft2 have announced that a localization project for the game Wheel Country, Sunflower Girl -Sharin no Kuni- will begin on Kick...
A demo event was held on April 3 recreating the world of the visual novel Muv-Luv.
The Indiegogo campaign for the Samurai Armor Hoodies Project that Tokyo Otaku Mode is supporting has finally started!
Creating something new together with fans and taking on an overseas crowdfunding project for Samurai Armor Hoodies, a joint project of STUDIO696 and TOM.
The 12th Annual Animé Los Angeles took place in Ontario, California.
The event was bustling with tons of sexy and cute figures of female characters too!
We’re bringing you pics of all the coolest figures and garage kits we spotted at the event!
Wonder Festival Winter 2016 (WonFes), Japan’s largest garage kit festival, was held on Feb. 7 at Makuhari Messe in Chiba Prefecture. Tons of people packed into the venue, making it as big a turnout as ever.
WonHobby Booth Report! 24-Hour Double Giveaway Commemorating Nendoroid 10th Anniversary & WonHobby Begins!
Have you already taken a look at the special site for “Wonderful Hobby Life for You!! 23,” the joint booth by Max Factory and Good Smile Company that will be at Winter Wonder Festival 2016?
The Animate Cafe Ikebukuro No. 3 was newly opened on Jan. 27 and as its first collaboration, the cafe is decked out with all kinds of content themed after the popular anime Osomatsu-san.
CHIKA*CHIKA IDOL is an original CG animation project which will be carrying out a crowdfunding campaign via Kickstarter and Makuake from February 2016. The animation’s director, Hiroshi Nishikiori, and Yasutake Honjo, who’s in charge of the original story, reveal some of their thoughts about the project to us.
As opportunities for e-sports rise with even the Olympics in sight, what kind of role do these two have in the gaming market?
Momochi and Choco are a married couple affiliated with Evil Geniuses, a pro gaming team based in the U.S. After establishing Shinobsim Co., Ltd. and Momochi’s battle for the Capcom Cup, the two announced their marriage. We asked them why they would start a company that is specialized for the pro gaming industry in Japan, where the industry only has a brief history.
Funding began on Makuake on Jan. 14 for a remake project for the popular manga Magical Taruruuto!
Bringing you the feverish excitement from the cosplay area on the final day of Comiket 89!
Check out the rooftop area and cosplayers from the fully-packed Day 2 of Comiket 89!
We got action shots of cosplayers on the first day of Comic Market 89!
We’re introducing the top 10 most-read news on Tokyo Otaku Mode this year!
Comic Market 89, the world’s largest event for displaying and selling new doujinshi, opened its doors on Dec. 29. The first day’s attendance was recorded at 150,000.
Nov. 23, 2015 22:00
So, what do you look for in a sleeping bag?
Nov. 23, 2015 14:00
Does that beautiful breakfast look like it came from the kitchen of a high-class ryokan inn or loving Japanese family?
Nov. 23, 2015 06:00
“Osomatsu-san in Namja Town,” a collaboration event with the currently hotly talked-about anime Osomatsu-san, is coming to the Ikebukuro theme park Namja Town.
Nov. 22, 2015 22:00
For anime fans, karaoke is a standard place to go off with otaku friends or even alone.
Nov. 22, 2015 14:10
This is the news monster girl fans have been waiting for, the life-size dakimakura (body pillow) version of Miia, Monster Musume‘s lovable lamia, which was first released earlier this year during Comiket 88, has gotten a re-release, however, this will only be for a limited time!
Nov. 22, 2015 06:00
Singer Kyary Pamyu Pamyu appeared surprisingly at the event "Hello Japan Fes 2015" held at Tokyo Gymnasium (Shibuya, Tokyo) on November 7th.
Nov. 21, 2015 22:00
Hidekazu Himaruya’s latest work, Hetalia: The World Twinkle from the popular Hetalia series, is collaborating with Hello Kitty, and the project will unfold this winter with collaboration goods produced!
Nov. 21, 2015 14:00
Joining the amazing anime café openings this month is Café Barbapapa in Saitama Prefecture, with a gorgeous lineup of sweets, sandwiches and drinks all featuring cute character details from the series.
Nov. 21, 2015 09:41
An amazing Gunpla exhibition! There’s even a 1/1 scale RX-78-2 Gundam head!