Aug. 31, 2015 22:00

Announcement From the FOX GOD! BABYMETAL to Headline The SSE Arena, Wembley in 2016!

Announcement From the FOX GOD! BABYMETAL to Headline The SSE Arena, Wembley in 2016!

BABYMETAL will be holding a solo concert at The SSE Arena, Wembley on April 2, 2016!!!

Aug. 30, 2015 06:00

“Bungo Stray Dogs” Limited-Time Shop Opens in Shinjuku Marui Annex Aug. 29

“Bungo Stray Dogs” Limited-Time Shop Opens in Shinjuku Marui Annex Aug. 29

A limited-time shop will be opening for Bungo Stray Dogs, just announced to be becoming an anime. The shop will be open in Shinjuku Marui Annex from Aug. 29 to Sept. 16.

Aug. 27, 2015 14:00

Ume Aoki Exhibition Coming to Mori Art Museum in Ueno; New Illustrations to Be on Display

Ume Aoki Exhibition Coming to Mori Art Museum in Ueno; New Illustrations to Be on Display

Ume Aoki will hold her first solo exhibit this fall at the Mori Art Museum in Ueno, Tokyo. The “Ume Aoki Exhibition” will run for 10 days, from Oct. 3–12.

Aug. 26, 2015 22:02

Tokyo Game Show 2015 Kicks Off Sept. 17!

Tokyo Game Show 2015 Kicks Off Sept. 17!

Tokyo Game Show 2015 (TGS), the world’s largest gaming event, will be held over four days, and over 220,000 attendees are expected!

Aug. 26, 2015 06:00

First “Ghost in the Shell” Stage Play Key Visual Posted

First “Ghost in the Shell” Stage Play Key Visual Posted

Based on Masamune Shirow’s Ghost in the Shell series, the first key visual to the stage play Ghost in the Shell: Ghost is Alive has been released. The visual puts the focus on Motoko Kusanagi played by Kaede Aono.

Aug. 26, 2015 01:53

Akihabara’s "Water Girls" Help Otaku Beat the Midsummer Heat!

Akihabara’s "Water Girls" Help Otaku Beat the Midsummer Heat!

On Aug. 23, maids and cosplayers gathered in Akihabara for a water sprinkling event, Uchimizu Musume Daishugō!! 2015, bringing some relief from the hot summer weather.

Aug. 24, 2015 03:00

Kendama World Championship “Catch & Flow” to Take Place in September 2015

Kendama World Championship “Catch & Flow” to Take Place in September 2015

Have you heard of a toy called kendama? A kendama is a toy made up of a cross-shaped sword (ken), and an open hole for the ball (tama). Stabbing the ball with the pointy bit of the sword and getting the ball in the hole - it’s difficult, but that’s why it’s so much fun.

Aug. 22, 2015 06:00

Stage Performances at Kyomaf 2015 to Include i☆Ris; “Love Live!” Floats to Be Unveiled for First Time in Kansai

Stage Performances at Kyomaf 2015 to Include i☆Ris; “Love Live!” Floats to Be Unveiled for First Time in Kansai

Western Japan’s largest manga and anime trade show, the Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2015, also called Kyomaf for short, will be held in Kyoto for two days, Sept. 19 and 20.

Aug. 21, 2015 14:00

Surpassing 4.65 Billion Yen in Box Office Sales, “The Boy and the Beast” Exhibit Also Planned In Osaka

Surpassing 4.65 Billion Yen in Box Office Sales, “The Boy and the Beast” Exhibit Also Planned In Osaka

Since July 24, the “The Boy and the Beast Exhibit” at Shibuya Hikarie in Tokyo has been a huge success. By Aug. 16, 24 days after it opened, over 50,000 people had visited. Continuing from that exhibit in Shibuya, it will tour to Osaka.

Aug. 19, 2015 06:00

“The Starting Point of Evangelion” Exhibition in Shibuya Parco Features Rare Animation Cels and More from the Original TV Anime

“The Starting Point of Evangelion” Exhibition in Shibuya Parco Features Rare Animation Cels and More from the Original TV Anime

Exclusive Blu-ray and DVD box sets for the legendary ‘90s anime Neon Genesis Evangelion will be released on Aug. 26. This special anniversary release will be celebrated with an exhibit at Parco Gallery X in Shibuya.

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