Comiket Special, a special version of the well-known Comiket (Comic Market), was held on March 28–29, 2015. The event was held at Makuhari Messe for the first time in 25 years, since 1990 (Comic Market 39), and was the event related to Comiket to have been held there since that time.
GARNiDELiA has given us the opening theme songs for Mekakucity Actors, The Irregular at Magic High School, and Gundam Reconguista in G. We asked the group about their upcoming performance at Sakura-Con 2015 in April.
Sakura Exhibition 2015 in Tokyo is currently being held for five days March 24–28. The exhibition will also be touring the States in April.
The professional soccer team Kawasaki Frontale, which even has players who participated in the World Cup, are doing a serious collaboration with otaku culture.
The main area of AnimeJapan 2015 opened on the March 21, revealing displays of the newest anime information and original illustrations from popular titles.
Get excited - trailers for spring 2015 slice of life and school life anime are here! Check them out and plan your watch list ahead of time!
Trailers for spring 2015 anime are here! Check them out and plan your watch list early!
Japan’s famous tourist spot, Tokyo Tower, has been taken over by the One Piece crew! The island of adventure, “Tongari Jima,” appears!
The two latte artists opened the cafe REISSUE in Harajuku, Tokyo. The slogan of the shop is “A place where you can enjoy the best latte art in the world.”
George and Mattsun competed at the Latte 1 Grand Prix Championship held at Odaiba, Tokyo. It ended with Mattsun losing and having his face covered in pie.
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.
Mar. 16, 2015 05:00
Pakutaso - the free web-based stock image service, has released a new series of dreamlike photos recreating an after school date with a high school girl titled “Koi Suru Houkago Date” (Romantic After School Date).
Mar. 16, 2015 03:00
In this series, we introduce Vocaloid producers of Hatsune Miku songs! In the spotlight of this seventh feature is kz, creator of “Tell Your World.”
Mar. 15, 2015 21:00
On March 12, GungHo Online Entertainment, Inc. published on its official site “Toad House (Kinopio no Ie)”, a system in the Nintendo 3DS game Puzzle & Dragons: Super Mario Bros. Edition to be released on April 29.
Mar. 15, 2015 15:00
With this last report, our introduction to everyone's "voices" regarding Hatsune Miku draws to a close!
Mar. 15, 2015 13:00
New K anime visuals show members of Scepter 4; official season 2 site opens
Mar. 15, 2015 05:00
It has been announced that the Monthly Attack on Titan Official Figure Collection will be released on April 8. For 12 consecutive months, original figures of popular characters from Attack on Titan will be released one after the next.
Mar. 15, 2015 03:00
In this series, we introduce Vocaloid producers of Hatsune Miku songs! In the spotlight of this sixth feature is doriko (Kiritan-P), creator of “Romeo and Cinderella.”
Mar. 14, 2015 21:00
The Shin-Bungeiza theater in Ikebukuro, Tokyo will be holding a special late-night screening titled “Viscous and Shocking: The World of Yasuomi Umetsu,” presented collaboratively by the theater and the anime magazine Anime Style.