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New “Evangelion” Video Suddenly Releases Online

On Dec. 19, an Evangelion-themed piece by Studio Khara titled Until You Come to Me was released under Japan Anima(tor) Expo, a series of anime shorts produced by Hideaki Anno.

2015 Winter Anime Roundup! Action & Sci-Fi Edition

We bring you a look at the new anime that will premiere beginning in January and their trailers. Our second installment rounds up 10 series in the battle action and sci-fi genres.

2015 Winter Anime Roundup! Slice of Life & Comedy Edition

2014 has been a year of many hot anime, but it’s almost over. To all you anime fans wondering what kind of anime are in store for next year, here’s an introduction to the new anime beginning in January along with their trailers. In this first part, we’ll look at 10 slice of life, comedy, and school life series!

“I’m the Happiest Person in the World!” Says a Moved Minori Chihara at 10th Anniversary Birthday Concert at Nippon Budokan

Minori Chihara is well known as a voice actress appearing in many popular anime, including roles as Nagato Yuki in The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Naze Mizuki from Beyond the Boundary, and more. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of her debut, Minorin, as she is affectionately called by her fans, performed “Minori Chihara 10th Anniversary Live - Sanctuary - Supported by Joysound” on Nov. 18 at the Nippon Budokan, the “holy land” for Japanese music artists.

Attack on Titan Exhibition Now Open! Features Life-Sized Colossal Titan

On November 28, the Attack on Titan Exhibit opened in Ueno, Tokyo.

American Comic Book Master Jim Lee Graces Akihabara with His Presence

Jim Lee gives a talk and live drawing demonstration in Akihabara!

"Knights of Sidonia" Movie Release Confirmed

It has been confirmed that a compilation of the popular TV anime adaptation of Knights of Sidonia will release in theaters. The release date is March 6, 2015.

"Attack on Titan" Second Season TV Anime Confirmed

It has been confirmed that the second season of the TV anime Attack on Titan is in the works for 2016.

A High School Girl Climbs a Hill! High Quality Short Anime Releases!

The short anime Hill Climb Girl was released on Nov. 14 on the short video distribution site, Nihon Animator Mihonichi.

“Titan Montage” Released on *Attack on Titan* Exhibit Special Site!

In anticipation of the opening of the Attack on Titan Exhibit at the Ueno Royal Museum on Friday, Nov. 28, the popular manga has released a “Titan Montage” on the Attack on Titan Exhibit special site that allows visitors to choose faces and generate a Titan-style portrait.

Cute & Elegant! From Collaboration Series Between Fashion Doll Brand Pullip × *Sailor Moon* Comes Princess Serenity!

The collaboration series between fashion doll brand Pullip and Sailor Moon continues to expand, and many TOM fans have likely been looking forward to the introduction of the next Sailor Soldier.

Heroes and Horror Characters Get Cutified! Loads of Bishoujo Figures Based on DC Comics Characters!

Shunya Yamashita Bishoujo Exhibit is held in celebration of the release of Horror Bishoujo!

Interview with Hideaki Anno, Creator of *Evangelion* [1/2]

In 1995, Hideaki Anno directed the TV anime Neon Genesis Evangelion, which went on to become a social phenomenon and secured his place in the anime world. He's gone on to create the Rebuild of Evangelion film series, and in November 2012, announced the latest film, Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo. Fans from around the world listened eagerly to what he had to say.

*Evangelion* 20th Anniversary Bombshell, a Mysterious Work Just Like *Attack on Titan*, and… Hideaki Anno Talk Show “Director Edition” Report

This is Part 2 of our report on the Hideaki Anno talk event held at Tokyo International Film Festival. This time, Anno talks deeply about the animation works he has directed. And he drops a bombshell about Evangelion...

Anime *Psycho-Pass 2* OP “Enigmatic Feeling” Releases on Nov. 5

The design of the limited edition jacket shows a jet black special issue Dominator!

Hideaki Anno Talks Deep About Himself! Hideaki Anno Talk Event: Live-Action Edition

Hideaki Anno put on talk events at the recently held Tokyo International Film Festival. Here, we report on one of the events called “Live-Action Edition.”

Soccer Team Collaborates with *A Certain Scientific Railgun*!

A collaboration event between a soccer team and the anime A Certain Scientific Railgun called “Soccer Match with a Certain Anime” was held! We went to check out the game!

Spider-Man X Attack on Titan Collaboration?!

It seems like an otaku's crazy dream, but it's real.

Share Your Memories of *Naruto*! Shonen Jump Begins Accepting Comments!

The hugely popular manga Naruto is on the verge of its climax, and there is huge buzz surrounding its upcoming finale. Meanwhile, continuing from its first fanart campaign, Shonenjump.viz.com has begun accepting comments regarding Naruto memories.

Let’s Take a Look Back at 15 Years of *Naruto* on the Special Site “Naruto Final Countdown!”

A special site called “Naruto Final Countdown!” has opened on the official site of the hugely popular Weekly Shonen Jump manga Naruto, the conclusion to which is closing in.

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Dec. 12, 2014 01:001

“Ninja Slayer” Anime Trailer Releases, Characters Shown One After Another

“Ninja Slayer” Anime Trailer Releases, Characters Shown One After Another

Ninja Slayer, the cyberpunk ninja drama that started on Twitter, is getting an anime adaptation in spring 2015, the title of which is Ninja Slayer From Animation.

Dec. 11, 2014 13:0011

Release Confirmed for Three-Book Set of “Cardcaptor Sakura” Artwork Collections at Comic Market 87

Release Confirmed for Three-Book Set of “Cardcaptor Sakura” Artwork Collections at Comic Market 87

Anime Style has confirmed that it will release TV anime Cardcaptor Sakura artwork collections at Comic Market 87.

Dec. 11, 2014 07:002

One Month Left Until Third Season of "Kuroko’s Basketball" Begins, Screenshots from the Anime Release

One Month Left Until Third Season of "Kuroko’s Basketball" Begins, Screenshots from the Anime Release

Screenshots from the third season of the TV anime Kuroko’s Basketball to begin airing in January 2015 have been released. This is your first chance to check out how Kuroko and the others look in the third season.

Dec. 11, 2014 03:000

Anime “Ninja Slayer From Animation” Production Report, The Fourth!

Anime “Ninja Slayer From Animation” Production Report, The Fourth!

In this fourth update, we’ll be moving away from the production front for a bit to bring you a report on two of the large ninja-themed events that were held on Nov. 22. The first event we will cover is the Iga Ueno Ninja Festa, which was held at Ueno Park. Let’s get right into it!

Dec. 11, 2014 01:002

"Knights of Sidonia the Movie" Teaser Releases, Reconstruction of the TV Series in 133 Minutes, Next Generation Visuals Come to the Big Screen

"Knights of Sidonia the Movie" Teaser Releases, Reconstruction of the TV Series in 133 Minutes, Next Generation Visuals Come to the Big Screen

The teaser trailer for Knights of Sidonia the Movie that was shockingly announced during an event on Nov. 23 has been completed and was released on Dec. 5.

Dec. 10, 2014 13:0017

Good Smile Company’s 500th Nendoroid is Sakura Miku

Good Smile Company’s 500th Nendoroid is Sakura Miku

Introducing Good Smile Company’s first Nendoroid made in Japan: Sakura Miku.

Dec. 10, 2014 07:000

Collaboration with Brand abrAsus - Danboard Becomes Thin Wallet and Small Wallet

Collaboration with Brand abrAsus - Danboard Becomes Thin Wallet and Small Wallet

Danboard, the popular character from the comic Yotsuba&!, and apparel brand abrAsus have collaborated and sales have begun on the two-fold leather wallet “Thin Wallet abrAsus” and tri-fold leather wallet “Small Wallet abrAsus.”

Dec. 10, 2014 01:000

“Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju” TV Anime Confirmed, New OAD to Star Tomokazu Seki

“Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju” TV Anime Confirmed, New OAD to Star Tomokazu Seki

A TV anime adaptation has been confirmed for the manga Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju which is currently serializing in Itan (Shueisha). This announcement is made all the merrier by the previously announced new OAD that will be bundled with the seventh volume of the manga.

Dec. 9, 2014 23:281

“I’m the Happiest Person in the World!” Says a Moved Minori Chihara at 10th Anniversary Birthday Concert at Nippon Budokan

“I’m the Happiest Person in the World!” Says a Moved Minori Chihara at 10th Anniversary Birthday Concert at Nippon Budokan

Minori Chihara is well known as a voice actress appearing in many popular anime, including roles as Nagato Yuki in The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Naze Mizuki from Beyond the Boundary, and more. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of her debut, Minorin, as she is affectionately called by her fans, performed “Minori Chihara 10th Anniversary Live - Sanctuary - Supported by Joysound” on Nov. 18 at the Nippon Budokan, the “holy land” for Japanese music artists.

Dec. 9, 2014 13:002

Anime "Blood Blockade Battlefront" to Begin in April 2015, Official Site Opens

Anime "Blood Blockade Battlefront" to Begin in April 2015, Official Site Opens

In a big surprise announcement, a TV anime adaptation of Blood Blockade Battlefront was announced on Nov. 4, and now the broadcast schedule is already being released as well. The anime will begin broadcasting in April 2015.

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