The Latest Figures! Wonder Festival 2014 [Summer] Photo Report: Cool Edition

Check out XX photos of cool figures and cosplay from Wonder Festival 2014 [Summer] held on July 27!

Nyan Nyan Hanten from *Macross Frontier* Comes to Tokyo! “Cafe & Bar Characro Feat. Macross Frontier” Opens!

A concept cafe themed after the popular anime Macross Frontier has opened in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. The pleasant restaurant overflows with everything Macross Frontier, from the decorations to the menu items!

WonFes is Held, Products from New Anime and KanColle Unveiled!

It was a varied event will new garage kits on display, cosplay photo shoots, performances, and more!

Interview: Actor Ryunosuke Kamiki

An interview with Ryunosuke Kamiki, who plays Sōjirō Seta in the movies Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno and The Legend Ends!

Everything from the 17th *Pokémon* Movie is Here! Exhibit at Which to Experience the World of the Movie Opens

In celebration of the release of the newest Pokémon movie, Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction, and the simultaneously screening short film Pikachu, What Kind of Keys Are These?, an exhibit called “Pokémon the Movie XY Exhibit: Let’s Meet Pikachu at the Roppongi Hills Observatory!” is taking place now.

Interview: Actor Yusuke Iseya

An interview with Yusuke Iseya, the actor who plays Shinomori Aoshi in Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno/The Legend Ends!

"Absolute Duo" TV Anime Greenlit! Announcement Made on Stage at MF Bunko J Summer School Festival 2014!

The popular school battle action manga is becoming a long-awaited anime!

The Face of Akihabara Has Returned! Radio Kaikan Grand Opening!

The Akihabara landmark Akihabara Radio Kaikan has been born again as a new building with 10 above ground floors and two below ground floors!

Interview: "Ninja Slayer" Creators Bradley Bond & Philip N. Morzez [2/2]

Philip Ninj@ Morzez and Bradley Bond––how did their eccentric series Ninja Slayer, which has become a huge hit in Japan, get made? The two of them spoke about the source of their creativity.

Interview: Producer/Screenwriter of "Giovanni's Island" Yoshiki Sakurai

Giovanni's Island debuts at Anime Expo 2014, and producer/screenwriter Yoshiki Sakurai talks about the film.

Anime Expo 2014 Report: The Magic Returns for the 23rd Consecutive Year

Anime Expo® 2014, which was held at the Los Angeles Convention Center from July 3-6, marked the annual event's 23rd consecutive year.

Cute and Elegant! Four Rozen Maiden from the Series *Rozen Maiden* Transform from Antique Dolls into Pullip Dolls?!

Seven antique dolls called Rozen Maiden that possess their own will all aim to become Alice, the perfect doll, and battles unfold. A huge factor in the popularity of Rozen Maiden, a series of popular comics turned TV anime by Peach-Pit, can be said to be the loveliness of the antique dolls.

Anime Expo Photo Report: Hot American Cosplay!

Take a look at the cosplayers of Anime Expo® 2014 with our photo report!

These Paper Sculptures Are Amazing! Love Live! Characters Reimagined Through Paper!

We asked Takahashi all about his paper sculptures of the members of μ’s!

Japan’s Masterpiece Anime and Tokusatsu Shows Are Now Airing in Indonesia! Let’s Take a Look at WAKUWAKU JAPAN!

The cable TV network WAKUWAKU JAPAN launched in Indonesia in February of this year and in Myanmar in June. The network broadcasts a variety of entertainment shows created in Japan.

Japan Expo Photo Report: Delivering the Latest in Japanese Culture from Paris!

A look back through pictures at the five day otaku event that took France by storm!

Action Videos of Wii U Game Hyrule Warriors Are Releasing One After the Next!

Introducing the (self-professed) Princess of the Bug Kingdom, Agitha!

Shokotan Makes Dreams Come True in Paris! Wildly Enthusiastic Concert Held at Japan Expo in France

On July 2, Shoko Nakagawa held a concert at the 15th Japan Expo being held at the Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center in France.

Life-Size Statue of the Deranged Lunatic Makoto Shishio Unveiled in Shinjuku!

Perfectly replicated and especially scary! A life-size seated statue of Makoto Shishio from Rurouni Kenshin!

Animareal: Bringing Anime Characters to Life

We looked into the work of Animareal, a group of artists devoted to extremely accurate recreations of anime characters.

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Mar. 21, 2014 13:008

All That Awaits Those Who Make a Wrong Move is Death - Gameplay Video Introduces Kadokawa Games’ New SRPG Natural Doctrine

All That Awaits Those Who Make a Wrong Move is Death - Gameplay Video Introduces Kadokawa Games’ New SRPG *Natural Doctrine*

Natural Doctrine, which will be releasing in April on the PS3, PS4, and PS Vita, is the first simulation RPG by newly formed Kadokawa Game Studio.

Mar. 21, 2014 13:003

Ao Haru Ride Key Visual Releases, Daisuke Hirakawa Joins Cast

*Ao Haru Ride* Key Visual Releases, Daisuke Hirakawa Joins Cast

The official site of the anime Ao Haru Ride, which will begin its TV broadcast in July, has reopened.

Mar. 21, 2014 07:004

Alodia’s Tokyo Life #4: Enjoying Harajuku with a Charismatic Blogger

Alodia’s Tokyo Life #4: Enjoying Harajuku with a Charismatic Blogger

We bring to you the fourth installment of “Alodia’s Tokyo Life,” which chronicles the everyday life of world-renowned cosplayer Alodia by Alodia herself!

Mar. 21, 2014 01:009

TV Anime Shonen Hollywood to Begin in July, Anime to Take Place 15 Years After Novel

TV Anime *Shonen Hollywood* to Begin in July, Anime to Take Place 15 Years After Novel

Ikuyo Hashiguchi’s popular novel Shonen Hollywood is becoming an anime.

Mar. 20, 2014 13:007

Captain Tsubasa and J. League Collaborate - “Razor Shoot” Recreated by Pro Athletes

*Captain Tsubasa* and J. League Collaborate - “Razor Shoot” Recreated by Pro Athletes

Yōichi Takahashi’s manga Captain Tsubasa is collaborating with Japan’s pro soccer league, J. League.

Mar. 20, 2014 07:001

“Art of Godzilla” Exhibit by Kaiju Artist Yūji Kaida to Be Held for First Time in Tokyo

“Art of Godzilla” Exhibit by Kaiju Artist Yūji Kaida to Be Held for First Time in Tokyo

The kaiju movie Godzilla welcomed its 60th anniversary this year.

Mar. 20, 2014 06:2546

PlayStation Vita Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd Launch Project Commences

PlayStation Vita *Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd* Launch Project Commences

Dance to the opening theme “Decorator” in sync with the in-game action! "Dance with PS Vita" video encourages players to dance along with Hatsune Miku!

Mar. 20, 2014 02:4930

Nineteen Masterpiece Works by Illustrator Takashi Takeuchi Right in Front of Your Eyes! “Picture Exhibit: The Garden of Sinners” Begins

Nineteen Masterpiece Works by Illustrator Takashi Takeuchi Right in Front of Your Eyes! “Picture Exhibit: The Garden of Sinners” Begins

The curtain finally opened on illustrator Takashi Takeuchi’s recently announced one-man exhibit titled “Picture Exhibit: The Garden of Sinners” on March 20 at 12:00 p.m. (JST).

Mar. 20, 2014 01:000

Junichi Satō, Mari Okada, and Shōji Kawamori Announced as Staff on TV Anime M3: Sono Kuroki Tetsu to Begin Broadcasting in April

Junichi Satō, Mari Okada, and Shōji Kawamori Announced as Staff on TV Anime *M3: Sono Kuroki Tetsu* to Begin Broadcasting in April

The new TV anime M3: Sono Kuroki Tetsu will begin broadcasting this April.

Mar. 19, 2014 13:003

Gokukoku no Brynhildr to Begin on Tokyo MX on April 6, Key Visual Also Releases

*Gokukoku no Brynhildr* to Begin on Tokyo MX on April 6, Key Visual Also Releases

The first broadcast dates and times for the TV anime Gokukoku no Brynhildr have been announced.

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