Anime

Sushi is easily the first thing to come to mind when talking about Japanese food. But sushi doesn’t just stop at being healthy and delicious, as it can appear in all kinds of practical or simply adorable forms. Check out our coolest sushi-inspired items below! 1. Try resting your weary head on one of these
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Another summer, another massive Summer Comiket (NatsuComi) packed with some phenomenal goods, fans, and of course, cosplayers! The 3-day Comiket 92 event was held Aug. 11-13 at Tokyo Big Sight, and a whopping 500,000 fans visited with 160,000 on the first day, 150,000 on the second, and 190,000 on the third. If you think you’re
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Hatsune Miku is teaming up with JR Group’s NewDays convenience store for a special pop-up collaboration marking the tenth anniversary of the popular Vocaloid star. The NewDays x Hatsune Miku 831 Collaboration Shop will operate for a limited time only at NewDays stores and JR Akihabara station where Hatsune Miku will become the mascot character
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The Disastrous Life of Saiki K., an upcoming live action movie based on Aso Shuichi’s popular comedy manga, has revealed a video of three intermissions! Directed by Fukuda Yuichi, who is also the director and screenwriter of the movie, these clips feature Yamazaki Kento (Saiki Kusuo) in surreal situations where he’s barely visible. In the
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Commemorating the 20th anniversary of One Piece’s serialization, a special collaborative illustration by manga artists Sakamoto Shinichi and Komi Shinya is appearing in issue 18 of Grand Jump that went on sale on Aug. 16. Oda Eiichiro responded with an awesome illustration of his own, which can be found in the same issue! It also
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Miike Takashi’s live action adaptation of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable is currently screening in Japanese cinemas! If you haven’t got the chance to see the movie itself yet though, don’t despair. You can get a feel for how the landmark franchise has been adapted in four newly released video clips! The first clip
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Earlier this month, the Tokyo Philaharmonic Symphony celebrated the 25th anniversary of Takeuchi Naoko’s Sailor Moon by holding an unforgettably beautiful concert! The event, titled “Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Classic Concert,” was held at the Tokyo Geigeki Theatre on Aug. 2 and Aug. 3. True to the spirit of the series, the first part of
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Nothing says summer in Japan quite like watermelons, and it doesn’t have to be one of those incredible square ones. Heck, you’ve almost certainly seen an anime episode where the characters try break a watermelon on the beach during summer vacation and end up getting into some serious shenanigans! Now that it’s August, though, autumn
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With the anime adaptation announced just last month, Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens has issued the first update on its cast and crew. Macross Delta director Yasuda Kenji will direct the show which is set in the yakuza underworld of Fukuoka, with script and series composition by JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and Food Wars’ Yasukawa Shogo. Inoue Hideki
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Web Hakushu, the company running the WebClap Service, has released the Android app Los Memoria -Escape from the Ruins-! “Can you arrive at the truth?” Los Memoria combines the captivating story and characters of an otome game with the excitement and mystery of an escape game. As you go on solving the mysteries, more and
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A holy place for Evangelion fans, the Evangelion store exists not only online but also has its very own physical branch in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. The official store is the place to go for exclusive Evangelion merchandise from elegant fashion items to smaller, practical goods for everyday use. In addition to the store in Ikebukuro, there
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Commemorating the TV anime adaptation of the game Sengoku Night Blood, “Army Theme Songs” sung by each of the 6 Supreme Commanders are being released with music videos! Today the 4th came out: the Uesugi Army Theme Song sung by Toriumi Kosuke, and to celebrate its release, there’s a Twitter campaign in action! Sengoku Night
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Granblue Fantasy is holding a Summer Premium Draw (“Legend Gacha” in the Japanese version) between Aug. 9 7:00 pm and Aug. 12 6:59 pm, during which you can get weapons that unlock characters in yukata and swimwear! During this period, the following items will have a higher drop rate:SS Rare:– Sinensis: Adds Siegfried (Summer ver.)
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The 1,000th chapter of Detective Conan has appeared in Weekly Shonen Sunday! Commemorating this event, the original cover of the 1st volume of the manga appeared on the cover of Sunday. You can also apply to get a printed movie illustration! This series began its serialization back in 1994. The 1,000th chapter was in the
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Good Smile Company’s Nendoroid series is well loved by fans thanks to the wide range of accessories each of the adorable, chibi-style articulated figures comes bundled with, but there’s even more fun to be had with the expansive series of accessory packs you can use to put your own unique spin on your favorite characters!
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The Dengeki entertainment brand is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year! One of the projects is the “Dengeki 25th Anniversary Special Figure Project”, which includes the “Love Live! Sunshine!! Birthday Figure Project” that started this August. The first in the series is Kunikida Hanamaru, who went up for preorder on Aug. 5 on Dengeki’s official
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