The Hobonichi Techo series which proves popular every year has been attracting fans’ attention as the 2016 series will feature designs based on the EarthBound (Mother 2: Gyiyg Strikes Back!) video game.
An amazing Gunpla exhibition! There’s even a 1/1 scale RX-78-2 Gundam head!
We’re introducing through pictures the massive event “Gunpla Expo World Tour Japan 2015” and its jaw-dropping displays!
Many people may already know about the R2-D2™ Moving Refrigerator, a truly faithful replica of the actual R2-D2 made in Japan for household use, and right now it’s touring around Japan. It is on display now at Tsutaya inside Daikanyama from Friday, Nov. 20 to Sunday, Nov. 22.
An exhibition titled “Reflection: A Creator’s Vacation” was held in Harajuku from Nov. 13–15, allowing visitors to take a peek into a private aspect of creators through the countless works on display.
The second round finale to the anime song dance battle event Akiba Street was held at Nakano Bunkasai on Saturday, Oct. 31. Akiba Street is a dance event looking for the best anime song dancer in Japan organized by the Real Akiba Boyz, anime song street dancers familiar to otaku...
eBook Initiative Japan, the company that runs the ebook store eBook Japan, opened MangaMon, an ebook store and entertainment site aimed at Indonesian audiences on Nov. 11, 2015.
The female otaku event Animate Girls Festival 2015 (AGF) was held over two days on Nov. 7 and 8.
Halloween brought ghoulish excitement to Shibuya. This time, we went all over Shibuya to bring you this photo collection of some of the creepy, cool, and even cute cosplayers who filled the streets!
On Oct. 31, people all over the world celebrated Halloween. In Japan, there was a flood of Halloween cosplay everywhere. Chief among them was the Shibuya area which bustled with ghoulish excitement and created an even bigger buzz than usual.
Extraordinary director Yoshiyuki Tomino talks about the series with Gundam Reconguista in G and Mobile Suit Gundam in the focus.
Three days and approximately 90,000 people. Could Ultra Japan 2015 show us a glimpse of the future of Tokyo?
On Oct. 16, Eleven Arts hosted post-opening special events in celebration of all Naruto fans who have been supporting “Boruto: Naruto the Movie.
Tokyo One Piece Tower’s first Halloween event “Zombie Pretty Fever” is now underway!
On Oct. 15th(EST), Chuya-den Project, a project aiming for the production of the original animation Chuya-den, started fundraising on Kickstarter.
New York Comic Con 2015 (NYCC), the largest pop culture festival in the East Coast of the U.S., was held at the Javits Center in New York from Oct. 8–...
New Link Figures Unveiled at NYCC 2015
One of Japan’s best visual novel series to get an English localization, new content, and more!
Game Creative Exchange is an event that is all about the future of game creation. Its second component brought together Shigeto Koyama, a renown designer involved with Rebuild of Evangelion as well as Gundam Reconguista in G, and Good Smile Company CEO Takanori Aki. The pair enter a discussion about the secret behind characters with lasting popularity…
Aug. 14, 2015 14:00
The latest news has been revealed for Phantasy Star Online 2: The Animation, a TV anime based on the online RPG by Sega Games.
Aug. 14, 2015 06:00
EC Holdings develops outrageous products that make one think “Japan’s at it again, I see” and “This no doubt came from Japan.”
Aug. 13, 2015 22:00
A live-action film adaptation has been greenlit for the popular manga Setoutsumi about two high school boys from Kansai who get together after school and chat.
Aug. 13, 2015 14:00
The popular manga Nijiiro Days, serialized in Bessatsu Margaret (Shueisha), will be adapted into an anime.
Aug. 13, 2015 06:30
Previously announced to begin broadcasting in October, information on broadcast channels and streaming has been revealed for the TV anime Diabolik Lovers More, Blood.
Aug. 12, 2015 22:00
The retail site SuperGroupies, which sells apparel and has held collaborations with many anime, is now holding a collaboration with the popular series Gintama.
Aug. 12, 2015 14:00
The official Kantai Collection event “Third Kan Colle Naval Review” was held at the Pacifico Yokohama National Grand Hall on Sunday, Aug. 9.
Aug. 12, 2015 06:00
An unusual product will be for sale at Comic Market 88 to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from Aug. 14–16. That product is the “Dengeki Moeoh School Swimsuit Set.”
Aug. 12, 2015 02:13
Introducing new photos and info from the latest OLIVE des OLIVE exhibition! Women throughout Japan rely on this brand to fill their closets with cute yet elegant and grown-up style.