Jul. 29, 2015 06:00
There is a word called “subculture”. According to the dictionary Digital Daijisen, it’s explained as, “Against the orthodox or traditional culture of society, a unique culture only belonging to a certain group of people.
Jun. 12, 2015 01:00
Everyone is talking about Nintendo’s newest TPS (third-person shooting) game Splatoon that has sold over 145,000 copies in its first week of sales.
Mar. 20, 2015 21:00
In foreign countries, street art like graffiti are part of urban culture, but in Japan, there are original art forms born out of otaku culture like “itasha” (cars decorated with anime or game characters) or “ita-nail” (nail art with anime or game characters).
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).
Feb. 12, 2015 13:00
It has been confirmed that an art collection of the TV anime Cardcaptor Sakura containing three books–– Revised Key Frames by the Animation Director, Animated Artworks, and Character Designs [Full Scale Drawings]––will be re-released on the online store Anime Style Online Shop beginning on Friday, Feb. 13.
Jan. 14, 2015 03:00
Game Creative Exchange, a seminar for illustrators and art directors, was held at the National Art Center Tokyo.
Dec. 22, 2014 08:32
Analoghack, an illustration compilation based on the world of the science fiction novel Beatless and made with the participation of a total of 18 unique illustrators is going to be released at Comic Market 87, held from Dec. 28-30.