Inside a skirt, there lies a universe.
We explored the creative activities and the source of inspiration of Laica Chrose, winner of 2014’s TOM Prize and ARTs*LABo Prize.
A talk with Mikeou, the creator behind this moe ita-curtain.
We spoke with Shirow Miwa, the manga artist and illustrator behind the cover of More Heroes and Heroines.
An exhibition of award-winning works for the 18th Japan Media Arts Festival was open from Feb. 4–15.
We spoke with illustrator Yuu, who designed “ita-curtains” featuring a Japanese-style Alice in Wonderland.
From famous characters of old, to characters from new series! The forefront of the figure world is right here!
We’re introducing through pictures the cool and comical creations spotted at the garage kit festival Wonder Festival 2015 [Winter]! Even Tokyo Ghoul’s Kaneki has finally become a figure?!
Wonder Festival 2015 [Winter] (WonFes), the world’s largest garage kit festival, was held at the Makuhari Messe International Convention Complex on Feb. 8.
Kuuchuu Yousai is an illustrator who draws incredibly adorable girls. Capturing every detail from the deepest parts of the eyes to the highlights on the hair, he depicts girls in a natural way. Currently, he does professional rough drawings and illustration work for games, while also leading a doujinshi circle called Pagupagu Magu, and has even released an ita-curtain on Tokyo Otaku Mode...
Featuring the life-sized cockpit of the Variable Fighter VF-1S Valkyrie and even some Macross-themed original food!
Jan. 23 marked the grand opening of Universal Cool Japan, an event at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka that features attractions for Evangelion, Attack on Titan, and more.
Limited Time Promotion Marks The Milestone With 4 FREE Digital Issues Featuring The Best Manga Including DEATH NOTE Creator Takeshi Obata’s Brand New Series And More!
ALA 2015 took place at the LAX Marriott Hotel in Los Angeles from January 9-11.
Game Creative Exchange, a seminar for illustrators and art directors, was held at the National Art Center Tokyo.
The large-scale otaku event AnimeJapan will be held from March 20, while Comic Market Special, which is only held once every five years, will begin on March 28. They have a common keyword: Globalization.
Introducing pictures of the female cosplayers who dazzled Comiket!
Introducing the cool, eye-catching male cosplayers of Comic Market 87!
Comic Market 87, the world’s largest event for selling and displaying doujinshi, started its first of three days on December 28.
Feb. 17, 2015 21:003
It has been revealed that Dragon Ball Z: Fukkatsu no F, set to release on April 18, will be screened in 4DX Digital Theaters. Moviegoers at Cinema Sunshine Heiwajima, United Cinema Toyosu, and other theaters will be able to enjoy a moviegoing experience loaded with attraction-type effects.
Feb. 17, 2015 13:001
A special video of Sindbad: Sora Tobu Hime to Himitsu no Shima (Sinbad: The Flying Princess and the Secret Island), a theatrical anime made to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Nippon Animation, was released recently. A joint project by Nippon Animation and Shirogumi, it is an original movie set to release in July 2015.
Feb. 17, 2015 05:0015
The Haruhi Suzumiya series, which was first published in 2003, is big hit light novel franchise. The TV anime version followed in 2006 and created a huge movement both in Japan and overseas.
Feb. 16, 2015 21:0010
The “Moonlight Memory Series” is a product line with designs based off of the toys that were released during the 1992 television run of the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon anime!
Feb. 16, 2015 13:000
On Feb. 12, Bandai Namco Games released new videos for its action game One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 (PS4 / PS3 / PS Vita) to be released on March 26.
Feb. 16, 2015 05:000
It has been revealed that the second album in 150P’s (One Half-P) Shuuen no Shiori Project, Shuuen - Re:mind, will be released by Victor Entertainment on March 25.
Feb. 15, 2015 21:004
The latest news has been announced for Mikagura Gakuen Kumikyoku, which has been confirmed to be getting a TV anime adaptation. Revealed this time is information on the cast and opening theme, and the main visual.
Feb. 15, 2015 13:002
The popular sci-fi manga Terra Formars, written by Yu Sasuga and illustrated by Kenichi Tachibana, will be adapted into a live-action film. This was announced by Warner Bros. Entertainment on Feb. 12, who will release the film in 2016.
Feb. 15, 2015 05:009
It has been revealed that the second season of the TV anime K that has fans talking, originally announced at an event at Pacifico Yokohama in November 2014, is slated to begin this fall. This news was announced on Feb. 11.