In celebration of Cardcaptor Sakura’s 20th anniversary, a new manga sequel will be released by CLAMP in July’s issue of Nakayoshi magazine. The magazi...
Frontwing and Akabei Soft2 have announced that a localization project for the game Wheel Country, Sunflower Girl -Sharin no Kuni- will begin on Kick...
A demo event was held on April 3 recreating the world of the visual novel Muv-Luv.
The Indiegogo campaign for the Samurai Armor Hoodies Project that Tokyo Otaku Mode is supporting has finally started!
Creating something new together with fans and taking on an overseas crowdfunding project for Samurai Armor Hoodies, a joint project of STUDIO696 and TOM.
The 12th Annual Animé Los Angeles took place in Ontario, California.
The event was bustling with tons of sexy and cute figures of female characters too!
We’re bringing you pics of all the coolest figures and garage kits we spotted at the event!
Wonder Festival Winter 2016 (WonFes), Japan’s largest garage kit festival, was held on Feb. 7 at Makuhari Messe in Chiba Prefecture. Tons of people packed into the venue, making it as big a turnout as ever.
WonHobby Booth Report! 24-Hour Double Giveaway Commemorating Nendoroid 10th Anniversary & WonHobby Begins!
Have you already taken a look at the special site for “Wonderful Hobby Life for You!! 23,” the joint booth by Max Factory and Good Smile Company that will be at Winter Wonder Festival 2016?
The Animate Cafe Ikebukuro No. 3 was newly opened on Jan. 27 and as its first collaboration, the cafe is decked out with all kinds of content themed after the popular anime Osomatsu-san.
CHIKA*CHIKA IDOL is an original CG animation project which will be carrying out a crowdfunding campaign via Kickstarter and Makuake from February 2016. The animation’s director, Hiroshi Nishikiori, and Yasutake Honjo, who’s in charge of the original story, reveal some of their thoughts about the project to us.
As opportunities for e-sports rise with even the Olympics in sight, what kind of role do these two have in the gaming market?
Momochi and Choco are a married couple affiliated with Evil Geniuses, a pro gaming team based in the U.S. After establishing Shinobsim Co., Ltd. and Momochi’s battle for the Capcom Cup, the two announced their marriage. We asked them why they would start a company that is specialized for the pro gaming industry in Japan, where the industry only has a brief history.
Funding began on Makuake on Jan. 14 for a remake project for the popular manga Magical Taruruuto!
Bringing you the feverish excitement from the cosplay area on the final day of Comiket 89!
Check out the rooftop area and cosplayers from the fully-packed Day 2 of Comiket 89!
We got action shots of cosplayers on the first day of Comic Market 89!
We’re introducing the top 10 most-read news on Tokyo Otaku Mode this year!
Apr. 15, 2016 07:03
Idols are all the rage now, as with live action adaptations. Today, THE IDOLM@STER franchise announced in celebration of its 10th anniversary that the idol game and anime franchise will now take a venture into the Korean drama world!
Apr. 14, 2016 23:06
Paramount Pictures and Dreamworks Pictures have revealed a first look at Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson's portrayal of Ghost in the Shell pr...
Apr. 14, 2016 07:34
As part of the PR activities leading up to this summer`s Pokemon movie, the first ever Pokemon Elections have been announced in which 720 Pokemon will be pitted against one another in the biggest popularity contest this year! Results will be announced later this year but we can`t wait, so we first checked out Japanese netizen`s Pokemon of choice!
Apr. 14, 2016 03:13
Manga first prize goes to “One Punch-Man”while “Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?” grasps light novel grand prixTokyo, Japan ---...
Apr. 13, 2016 14:00
If you haven’t seen much latte art, you’re missing out on some truly unique and gorgeous creations that look almost too good to drink! We’ve collected...
Apr. 11, 2016 21:58
Over recent years, Japan has been gaining attention for a different reason. An island filled with cats. If you think cats were the only animals you can cuddle with, remember that this is Japan, and Japan never disappoints. Foxes, bunnies, and even deers - you name it, Japan’s got it!
Apr. 10, 2016 07:09
School may be a dread for many, but let’s celebrate the new school year with anime characters in sailor uniforms with this collection of gorgeous illustrations from Tokyo Otaku Mode’s Special Creators!
Apr. 10, 2016 06:42
Your Lie in April tugged at our heartstrings in a way few anime are able to do, and did so using more literal strings! If you’re like us and found yourself desperate for more of that beautiful music once more, relax and enjoy a few of these incredible covers by fellow fans!