Details Revealed & Jacket Released for Egoist’s Fifth Single “Fallen”

A song that ties in with the currently airing TV anime Psycho-Pass 2! The jacket was created by redjuice!

Manga Artist Akira Himekawa Teaches How to Draw Manga with Masterpiece *The Legend of Zelda*!

The Legend of Zelda series is popular worldwide in a number of forms including games, manga, and figures. Now, the creators behind the manga adaptation of the series are showing us how to draw Japanese manga! This is the first time that Himekawa will be sharing their work process! Fans won’t want to miss this.

SAO Exhibit to Be Held

An exhibit of the TV anime Sword Art Online is on now at the Tokyo Anime Center from Oct. 15-26.

New Ending Theme of TV Anime *Pokémon: XY* Revealed!? Glued to Shokotan’s Live Tour “Greed Revolution”

Shokotan aka Shoko Nakagawa, who “greedily” takes part in all kinds of activities such as singing, show MCing, voice acting, acting, and producing the fashion brand mmts, has embarked on her tour “Shoko Nakagawa Live Tour 2014 ‘Donyoku Kakumei (Greed Revolution)’” on Oct. 12.

Danboard Photo Exhibition on Now at Daimaru Shinsaibashi

The Danboard Photo Exhibition organized by Movic is on now from Oct. 8-20 at Daimaru Shinsaibashi.

Have You Seen the Video? Hatsune Miku Appears on Popular CBS Program

Hatsune Miku made a guest appearance on the popular program Late Show with David Letterman of the American CBS broadcasting network and performed the song “Sharing the World.”

Fundraising Begins on Kickstarter for Practical English Materials Collection for Studying Anime!

A collection of valuable information is in the works that explains the behind-the-scenes details on production of the anime Santa Company, which was successfully funded on Kickstarter.

Creator Interview: Cure Employee takanashi

“To those who don’t know better, they won’t think they're anime accessories. But those who know, will get it. Those are the kind of things I want to make.” - Cure Employee takanashi

Dilapidated Building Becomes Temporary Museum: #BCTION Creates a World Interweaving Street Art and Cosplay

There's an old office building in Kojimachi, Tokyo that's scheduled to be demolished. But before that, an art project transformed the entire building into a museum. The name of the project is BCTION. It's taken from the idea that one action (A) influences the the next action (B) in a chain of creative expansion. This is represented in the equation ACTION x ACTION = BCTION.

Re-opening of Evangelion Store in Ikebukuro

The Evangelion Store re-opened in Tokyo’s Ikebukuro P’Parco on Oct. 3. The store offers the same selection of attractive products to entice Evangelion fans as the Harajuku location, which unfortunately closed its doors in June 2014. Approximately 200 people lined up outside on opening day, and the store bustled with people looking to buy goods right as the store opened.

Director Interview: "Rage of Bahamut" Anime Adaptation! (1/3)

Rage of Bahamut, the smartphone app that has garnered popularity around the world, will be made into an anime. It’s title will be Rage of Bahamut Genesis.

Manga Artist Combo Ume Holds Talk Show at TGS 2014

On the final day of Tokyo Game Show 2014, a talk show and signing event was held at the Tokyo Otaku Mode booth!

Waiting for Us at the Amuse Exhibition Were Year of the Sheep Alpacasso

Amuse Inc., creator of the popular Alpacasso series, held a private viewing for their new products!

2014 Fall Anime Trailer Summary: Action & Sci-Fi

A look at the trailers for the nine anime beginning this fall with promising battle scenes!

Tokyo Game Show 2014 Comes to a Close

Take a look back at Tokyo Game Show 2014, which recorded the event’s second highest attendance in its history!

2014 Fall Anime Trailer Summary: Academic and Comedic Series

Here’s our selection of 10 different trailers for cheerful, comedic school anime that will begin broadcast this October!

Tokyo Game Show 2014: Cosplayers & Booth Girls Collection

Games and beautiful girls go hand-in-hand? Introducing pictures of the beautiful cosplayers & booth girls we found at Tokyo Game Show 2014!

New Details About *Psycho-Pass 2* Anime Revealed Including Staff, Cast and Songs!

A new music video and other details have been released regarding the anime Psycho-Pass 2, which begins airing on Fuji TV's Noitamina on Oct. 9!

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May. 31, 2014 01:0015

Alice Leaves ClariS, Third Album Party Time to Be Her Last with the Group

Alice Leaves ClariS, Third Album *Party Time* to Be Her Last with the Group

Alice from the popular group ClariS, which is comprised of members Clara and Alice, has officially left the group, SME Records announced on May 26.

May. 30, 2014 13:0013

Production Press Conference Held in Fukui for TV Anime Glasslip, New 4-Minute PV Releases

Production Press Conference Held in Fukui for TV Anime *Glasslip*, New 4-Minute PV Releases

A production press conference for the anime series Glasslip, which will begin its TV broadcast this July, was recently held at the Mikuni Cultural Center in Mikuni, Sakai, Fukui Prefecture.

May. 30, 2014 10:0615

Anime ONE PIECE × New Era Limited Edition Caps

Anime ONE PIECE × New Era Limited Edition Caps

TV anime “ONE PIECE” celebrates the 15th year since the start of its broadcasting.

May. 30, 2014 07:0011

Ao Haru Ride to Begin Broadcasting on July 7, Maaya Uchida Voices Second PV from Futaba’s Point of View

*Ao Haru Ride* to Begin Broadcasting on July 7, Maaya Uchida Voices Second PV from Futaba’s Point of View

The broadcast start date of the TV anime adaptation of Ao Haru Ride, a popular shoujo manga currently serialized in Bessatsu Margaret (Shueisha), has been announced.

May. 30, 2014 01:001

European Soccer Club FC Barcelona Supports Captain Tsubasa Exhibit, FC Barcelona Corner Created

European Soccer Club FC Barcelona Supports Captain Tsubasa Exhibit, FC Barcelona Corner Created

“The Ball is Your Friend. Captain Tsubasa Exhibit,” a large-scale exhibit introducing the charms of soccer and Yoichi Takahashi’s popular sports manga Captain Tsubasa, will be held at the Ueno Royal Museum in Tokyo beginning on June 14.

May. 29, 2014 13:0019

A Gathering of Anime Goods! Fans Get an Overview of Today’s Character Business at CafeReo Character Convention

A Gathering of Anime Goods! Fans Get an Overview of Today’s Character Business at CafeReo Character Convention

The event CafeReo Character Convention was held by CafeReo, a company that sculpts, sells, and distributes anime goods, on April 16 in Asakusabashi, Tokyo.

May. 29, 2014 07:009

Trailer for Ghost in the Shell: Arise - Border 3: Ghost Tears Releases - Motoko Kusanagi in Love is a Must-See

Trailer for *Ghost in the Shell: Arise - Border 3: Ghost Tears* Releases - Motoko Kusanagi in Love is a Must-See

The latest work in the Ghost in the Shell: Arise series, titled Border 3: Ghost Tears, premieres in movie theaters across Japan on June 28.

May. 29, 2014 03:2528

Calling all otaku! *All applications will close at 5:00pm PST on 6/18/2014

Calling all otaku! *All applications will close at 5:00pm PST on 6/18/2014

his summer, Tokyo Otaku Mode is offering its worldwide fans a very special opportunity - to produce content for its nearly 15 million fans around the globe!

May. 29, 2014 01:004

Sailor Moon Tribute, Bonus Vinyl Disc Box Design Revealed

Sailor Moon Tribute, Bonus Vinyl Disc Box Design Revealed

A 7-inch vinyl disc bonus box design has been released for Sailor Moon the 20th Anniversary Memorial Tribute available on June 25.

May. 28, 2014 13:006

Eir Aoi Does OP, Luna Haruna Does ED for Sword Art Online II, Both Songs to Release Aug. 20

Eir Aoi Does OP, Luna Haruna Does ED for *Sword Art Online II*, Both Songs to Release Aug. 20

The TV anime Sword Art Online II will begin its broadcast in July.

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