Anime

2017 marks the 30th anniversary of Max Factory, the figure manufacturing company. Their prominent “figma” brand will also be welcoming its 10th anniversary next year. In this momentous year, Max Factory will play a lead role in the Wonder Festival figure exhibition that is scheduled for July 30, and the company appears to be very
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Kimi no Na wa. broke box office records across the world when it was released in cinemas, and now along with the DVD & blu-ray released on July 26, you can spend some time taking a closer look at your favorite scenes with a luxury art book! Released on Aug. 2 and retailing for 2,800
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As a part of plans to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon, a Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon 25th Anniversary Commemorative Classic Concert will be held at the Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre on Aug. 2 and 3. There will also be an exhibition area where you can check out Q-pot. x Bishoujo Senshi Sailor
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For the past week, Code Geass fans have been buzzing with anticipation about the mysterious countdown posted on its official Twitter, and now the big announcement has finally been made! The first compilation film, titled Lelouch of the Revolution: Koudou, will be released on 21 Oct. 2017. The second, Lelouch of the Revolution: Handou will
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While we’re dealing with this sweltering summer heat, there’s nothing better than some cold and creamy ice cream! We’re not talking about a basic chocolate or vanilla cone, though. We’re sharing with you some of the most incredible ice cream treats available around Japan this summer. Prepare your sweet tooth for what’s to come! Let’s
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Megumi Ogata has truly been at the front of the battlefield as a voice actress, known for her roles in works like Yu Yu Hakusho, Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon S, Neon Genesis Evangelion, and recently the Danganronpa series. Now, she’s celebrating her 25 years in the industry with a commemorative album that’s being produced through
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Mashima Hiro’s fantasy manga Fairy Tail‘s finally came to an end in this week’s edition of Weekly Shonen Jump – but that’s not the last we’ll be seeing of Natsu and the guild! The final season of Fairy Tail will air in 2018, having been serialized for 11 amazing years. In 2009 and 2014, the
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Marriage can definitely be a difficult venture. They say that couples should have good luck if they choose June for a wedding, but surely it’s mostly about picking a great partner, right? A recent poll covered the ten best male anime characters to marry, but it’s only fair that we find out who the top
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Everyone has their favorite crushes in just about every anime, but it takes more than a great face to make true marriage material. Will they bring you soup when you’re sick? Surprise you with DVDs of your favorite anime? With that in mind, it’s time for a poll: who would make the best husband in
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Popular smartphone game Cocktail Prince has broken the 150,000 registrations threshold but they aren’t just going to celebrate by kicking back with a drink – they’ve announced a special campaign to help see them through to 200,000! As a special thank you for helping to break 150,000 users, Cocktail Prince is giving away 2000 yen
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Welcome to the fourth interview in our Art of Figure Making series. This time we spoke with Akashi Tatsuhiko, founder of MEDICOM TOY, about his start in the industry, his way of management, the vision which led to BE@RBRICK, and more! About Your Job at MEDICOM TOY-What kind of duties are you responsible for at
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2018 might still seem a long way off, but you can start planning for the wonderful year ahead already thanks to these stylish Sailor Moon themed diaries. There are two different designs available, Sailor Moon and Icon. The Sailor Moon design has an elegant gold silhouette on the front. You’ll also find a collage of
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Kadokawa Group’s newest travel agency, Cool Japan Travel, Inc., and Willer Inc. are working together on a Kimi no Na wa. Cafe Bus based on the wildly popular film Kimi no Na wa. that earned more than 24.9 billion yen in the Japanese box office! The bus will drive fans around Tokyo, where much of
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Excalibur, the Noble Phantasm of Saber, a.k.a. Artoria Pendragon, is coming to life through projection mapping and illuminations in the video “Fate Kishiou wo Gankai Sasete Mita Projection Mapping”! The publisher of the video, Gomi, is a member of the technical circle TechnoAlta, who created illuminated cosplays in the past through linking the movements of
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The comical messages that Gintama author Sorachi Hideaki wrote in “Movie Gintama: Silver Memories Visual Book” have finally been revealed! Earlier this month, a sneak peek of part of the message revealed that Sorachi was hoping fan turnout would propel the live-action film ahead of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. Now,
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Legendary shonen manga One Piece has announced that the Straw Hat Crew will be plundering their way through a live-action drama! The first live-action venture of the series in its 20 years, it will be produced as an TV show by Tomorrow Studios, led by Marty Adelstein ( Prison Break, Last Man Standing ). Details
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Judge of Knights, the third in the series of stage plays inspired by hit smartphone game Ensemble Stars!, has released a new visual! The visual features some of the already announced cast members including Hashimoto Shohei (Tsukinaga Leo), Takasaki Shota (Sena Izumi), Aramaki Yoshihiko (Sakuma Ritsu), Kitagawa Naoya (Suou Tsukasa), and Kitamura Ryo (Narukami Arashi).
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Glittering gems and gorgeous jewels are treasured by just about everyone (for obvious reasons), but a cafe in Kyoto is adding a whole new level of appeal you’ve probably never considered! Sit down at the Usagi no Nedoko cafe and you’ll feel as though you’ve stepped into a rather inviting museum! Surrounded by displays and
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A third trailer for the upcoming live-action film JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable was released on July 7! In the short video, a clear preview of multiple Stand abilities are given. This includes Higashikata Josuke’s Crazy Diamond, Anguro Katagiri’s Aqua Necklace, and Nijimura Keicho’s Bad Company. Check out the trailer below and don’t fret
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Eureka Seven: Hi-Evolution released a new trailer and a theatrical poster! The one-minute trailer features the main characters and sets the mood of the movie with impactful action scenes and drama. It also highlights the theme song “Glory Days”, which is performed by singer and songwriter Ozaki Hiroya, son of the late Ozaki Yutaka, who
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Toji no Miko, an original anime project produced by Genco and animated by Studio Gokumi, has revealed a key visual as well as new characters! They also renewed their official site, which now features character bios including the names of their respective swords and fighting styles as well as illustrations by original character planner Shizuma
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