Themed after angels and demons! The second part of the expanding REVdoll series draws near.
TOM Special Creator Sinitar is an extremely talented, strategic, and intelligent cosplayer from Ukraine.
Tons of superb dioramas using figures from the Evangelion Revoltech series!
The event “Trans City feat. Hatsune Miku”––a collaboration with Miku and Japan’s leading onsen (spa) town, Beppu––kicked off on Nov. 15.
Nov. 1, 2014 is the 40th anniversary of Hello Kitty. To celebrate, an exciting event called “My Melody’s Christmas Market” featuring many popular characters including Hello Kitty and My Melody is going on now until Dec. 25 at the Sanrio Puroland theme park.
Information about anime to begin broadcast in January is being uploaded in rapid succession. Start putting your watch list together now by checking out these trailers.
The touring “Evangelion and Japanese Swords Exhibit” will begin at The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo! Will it tour the world starting next year?
From Sept. 21 to Nov. 17, the event “Danganronpa 1 & 2 Reload in Namja Town” was held in the Namja Town indoor theme park in Ikebukuro, Tokyo.
TOM Japanese writer's report on the booths at Anime Festival Asia 2013! What gathered the most attention?
Akihabara is probably a place that is synonymous with “otaku city” for most everyone. However, Ikebukuro is also quite the otaku city.
Transfer student Ryuko Matoi has arrived at Honnouji Academy’s 2nd year K class.
“Trans City feat. Hatsune Miku” has opened in Beppu Onsen, a place known for its outstanding and famous hot springs. The event will be held until Jan. 15, 2014.
It’s been two years and eight months since the earthquake and tsunami struck Tohoku, Japan on March 11, 2011. The affected areas still face various problems, but the victims and volunteers continue to work hard to help the areas recover.
Nerima is an area connected to the anime industry and the birthplace of such masterpiece anime as Dragon Ball and Dokidoki! PreCure!
For two days, Nov. 2 and 3, at Ikebukuro Sunshine City in Tokyo, the Animate Girls Festival (AGF) was held.
An exhibit for Devils and Realist opened at Gallery GoFa in Aoyama, Tokyo on Oct. 12.
Otaku idol “Shokotan” aka Shoko Nakagawa does her all-Japan solo tour “Shoko Nakagawa Live Tour 2013 Chaos Z Tour” covered in blood! Two hours of energetic singing and undying shouts!
We asked Paparinz, a former bike mechanic who has been genuinely drawing illustrations for only two years, about his thoughts on drawing.
Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie: Rebellion finally released in Japan on Oct. 26.
Miku appeared all over Akihabara when Dolfie Dream Hatsune Miku was unveiled!
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On July 25, collaborative trains called Kyōmafugō on the Kyoto Shiei Subway Tōzai Line began service.
Aug. 3, 2013 23:302
As part of Kadokawa’s and Animate’s “Light Novel Republish Project,” on sale for three months beginning on July 20 is a special version of the fifth volume of Fujimi Fantasia Bunko’s Mobile Police Patlabor that features a front cover illustration by illustrator Akemi Takada.
Aug. 3, 2013 22:143
Haruka and Rin’s Showdown leads the boys to start making their own place to swim! * Haruka and Rin finally have their showdown but.....the next day, the three boys are in trouble for trespassing at the other school. Aiming to meet Rin, Makoto and Nagisa end up finding his sister Gou. *
Aug. 3, 2013 10:004
Sanrio Puroland is a popular amusement park located in Tama, Tokyo that features all of the Sanrio characters including Hello Kitty, My Melody, and Pompompurin.
Aug. 3, 2013 08:0012
We had the chance to interview members of Studio Trigger, which produced the short anime Little Witch Academia.
Aug. 3, 2013 06:009
YouTube's got some big and surprising news for manga fans!
Aug. 3, 2013 04:321
Tiger & Bunny is an anime about heroes of a different type: “Individuals with special abilities called NEXT who protect the peace in town with sponsor logos on their backs.”
Aug. 2, 2013 18:001
On July 19, 2013, Sony Digital Entertainment made Kazuo Umezu's comics available for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad through the Apple iBookstore.
Aug. 2, 2013 15:000
At stores in Akihabara, a limited quantity of official collectable large cards for Rozen Maiden are being distributed for free.
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Take a look back at Summer Wonder Festival 2013!