It has been announced that the animated movie K: Missing Kings to release in Japan on July 12 (Sat.) will first premiere at large-scale anime events overseas.
Figure production is about to enter a new era!
When you hear of a city deeply connected to anime, what city do you think of? Whether it be Akihabara - the otaku paradise, or Ikebukuro which has been flourishing with female otaku lately, or Nagano where one can find rare anime goods, there are many cities in Tokyo that are deeply connected to anime.
Anime songs (anison) from Japan are currently highly popular overseas, with anison singers frequently holding concerts and events. Among these anison singers, one who is picking up considerable attention is Gero.
We give you an exclusive look at the design department of one of Japan’s foremost figure makers, Kotobukiya!
Fans are increasing all over the world! But, what kind of doll is a Pullip?
“Anison is a righteous magic that crosses borders and makes people smile in an instant.” - Shoko Nakagawa
Infiltrating the offices of renowned Japanese figure manufacturer Kotobukiya!
“The current age of otaku culture is a lucky time.” - Shoko Nakagawa
A new TV commercial created to commemorate the release of Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd, a rhythm-action game that features Vocaloid Hatsune Miku, has created a huge stir.
For otaku who like anime, manga, and games, their home, in particular their bedroom, is a private space where they can showcase the full extent of their fandom through a carefully selected and arranged collection of figures, manga, games, and other otaku goods...
PVs for the opening and ending theme songs, a special screening of a PV of the upcoming live-action movie, and more!
On March 27, the award ceremony was held for the Cartoon Grand Prize, for which recommended works from 2013 are chosen from different categories by mainly bookstore employees. Winning the Grand Prize this year was Kaoru Mori’s manga The Bride’s Stories.
Let’s look at how otaku in Japan celebrate April Fools’ Day!
On March 15, 2014, representatives from Square Enix held an unprecedented event in a Los Angeles art gallery to celebrate the North American release of Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster.
The popular anime is collaborating with the first maid cafe, Cure Maid Cafe. The collaborative cafe, titled Kill la Kill Cafe, is open now until April 6 (Sun).
A “new edited version” of Season 1 will be broadcast on Noitamina in July! Psycho-Pass 2 will begin in October! And this winter, Psycho-Pass the Movie will have a countrywide roadshow release!
Here is everything about anime!
Fairy Tail is scheduled to make it's return on April 5, 2014. With that being said, the official Fairy Tail site, FairyTail-TV.com, recently showcased a brand new preview of the anime.
Nov. 17, 2013 04:383
An interview with Yuzo Takada, creator of Captain Alice and 3x3 Eyes!
Nov. 17, 2013 00:587
From the mind of rare visionary and creator Shoji Kawamori comes the multidimensional project “The Fool.” Continuing from the stage play, the anime Nobunaga the Fool has finally been announced.
Nov. 16, 2013 19:0014
Transfer student Ryuko Matoi has arrived at Honnouji Academy’s 2nd year K class.
Nov. 16, 2013 10:002
The jacket photo and music videos for Shoko Nakagawa’s new single Sakasama Sekai/Once Upon a Time - Kibou no Uta has been released.
Nov. 16, 2013 02:342
The animated film Patema Inverted which was just released on Nov. 9 is receiving high praise from those who have already seen it.
Nov. 15, 2013 16:001
Beginning on Nov. 14 (Thursday), a celebratory collaboration campaign for the release of an Attack on Titan booster pack between the Attack on Titan version of the SiegKrone trading card game (TGS) and the Attack on Titan social game Attack on Titan: Wings of Counterattack began.
Nov. 15, 2013 11:002
On Nov. 11, the vocal unit Kalafina performed their new song “Kimi no Gin no Niwa” in front of fans for the first time.
Nov. 15, 2013 07:1512
Libre Publishing, whose forte lies in creating content geared toward females, has released 2/2 Lover - Angels and Demons, a free app for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad.
Nov. 15, 2013 06:002
Knights of Sidonia, which will begin its TV broadcast in spring 2014, is a sensation. Along with the announcement of the staff and cast of the anime on Nov. 9, the composer and sound director have now been appointed.
Nov. 15, 2013 01:005
Chopsticks themed after items from Sailor Moon called “Sailor Moon DX My Chopstick Collection” have been announced.