Sep. 4, 2015 06:00

Certification Exams Themed After “Naruto” to Be Held in December

Certification Exams Themed After “Naruto” to Be Held in December

This winter, there will be certification exams held themed after Masashi Kishimoto’s popular manga Naruto.

Sep. 3, 2015 22:00

“Persona 3 the Movie” Finale Event to Be Held; Advance Tickets for Fourth Movie Finally Go on Sale

“Persona 3 the Movie” Finale Event to Be Held; Advance Tickets for Fourth Movie Finally Go on Sale

The fourth movie in the Persona 3 the Movie series which began in November 2013 and is based on the popular Persona 3 video game will finally be released on Jan. 23, 2016.

Sep. 3, 2015 14:00

First “Science Adventure Live” in 3 Years to Be Held; Cast of “Steins;Gate” to Appear on Stage

First “Science Adventure Live” in 3 Years to Be Held; Cast of “Steins;Gate” to Appear on Stage

Having first been born as a video game in 2009, then adapted into a TV anime, a theatrical anime, a manga, novel, and even a stage play, Steins;Gate has been developed across a mix of media. Five years since its birth, there are no signs of its popularity slowing.

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.

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