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!
Here is everything about anime!
Fairy Tail is scheduled to make it's return on April 5, 2014. With that being said, the official Fairy Tail site, FairyTail-TV.com, recently showcased a brand new preview of the anime.
Dec. 2, 2013 01:009
On Nov. 26 at 1:00 p.m., pre-orders for new smartphone cases of characters from The Idolmaster, Ghost in the Shell: Arise, and Attack on Titan for smartphones of all kinds began on the smartphone character case on-demand service “Smartphone Museum” on Premium Bandai.
Dec. 1, 2013 07:000
Ryo Hirano is a young filmmaker born in 1988 who draws a world different from ours in a charming way while using Japanese taste.
Dec. 1, 2013 01:002
Haruyama Trading Company Limited. teams up with the manga JoJo's Bizarre Adventure written by Hirohiko Araki. 26 items are introduced for the special ...
Nov. 30, 2013 15:009
Volumes 1 and 2 of the Sailor Moon: Complete Edition manga will finally be released on Nov. 29 (Fri).
Nov. 30, 2013 10:003
Nov. 30, 2013 01:007
On Nov. 27, Family Mart began selling New Year’s cards with Hatsune Miku illustrations on them. A three-card set costs ￥390.
Nov. 29, 2013 13:0019
On Nov. 22, Spike Chunsoft announced that the downloadable content “Levi Edition” for their Nintendo 3DS game Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind to release in Japan on Dec. 5 will be available for free for a limited time after the game's release.
Nov. 29, 2013 07:0010
Information has been revealed all at once relating to hitmaker and director Junichi Sato’s first original work in 10 years, the action-packed anime Zetsumetsu Kigu Shōjo Amazing Twins.
Nov. 29, 2013 02:3021
Tons of superb dioramas using figures from the Evangelion Revoltech series!