Suidobashi Heavy Industries finally gets some competition..
You may remember the 2012 announcement of a real, functioning giant robot prototype called Karatas, by Suidobashi Heavy Industries of Japan.
Bandai Namco are developing a new Kuroko’s Basketball game for Nintendo 3DS, Japan’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has announced.
Sunny Hill's Joobi and 'Unpretty Rapstar's Yook Ji Dam will be showing off some girl power through a collaboration!
True story: a 44-year-old man from Kagoshima, Japan was arrested July 6 for selling counterfeit Love Live! pins, reports the Sankei Shinbun.
The original version of Girls' Generation's music video "Catch Me If You Can" has leaked online and features former group member Jessica.
The 78th volume of Eiichiro Oda's One Piece manga sold 1,676,264 copies to rank #1 on Oricon's comic sales ranking chart for the June 29-July 5 week.
It has been ennounced that guitarist Die, member of DIR EN GREY, has started his solo project "DECAYS".
Meet Ladybeard – he’s a professional wrestler, cosplay-er and heavy metal singer that is soon to make his Japanese pop debut – oh and he’s Australian!
This year's 30th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jumpmagazine is revealing on Monday that Nobuhiko Okamoto(Haikyu!!'s Yū Nishinoya, Blue Exorcist's Rin Okumura) andChinatsu Akasaki (Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions!'s Shinka Nibutani, Senki Zesshō Symphogear's Yumi Itaba) will join the cast of the Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma television anime series.
A second season of the “Assassination Classroom” TV series has been approved, as well as a sequel to the feature film based on the manga about students trying to kill their monster teacher.
The upcoming live-action Death Note television series will run in the United States and 126 other countries and territories, after it airs in Japan every week this summer.
The more than 20 million people in Japan who play the "Monster Strike" mobile game will be in for a real thrill later this year when an animated TV series adaptation hits the airwaves.
The girls of μ's would greatly disapprove.
44-year-old Eichiro Wakiyama was arrested on July 6 for illegally selling fake Love Live! pins in bulk under copyright violations.
Whether you've seen the Netflix-streaming anime adaptation or not, Tsutomu Nihei's original Knights of Sidonia manga is in a world of its own.
PlayStation 4 owners can start playing in August, while Xbox One and PC users will have to wait.
BTS has been revealed to have placed on Japan’s Oricon Chart for their very first time.
The episode competed in the TV Films category of Annecy, the world's oldest and largest animation film festival, this past week, although it did not win an award.
Otsuka Akio seemingly confirms previous reports that Kojima will leave the studio after Metal Gear Solid 5 is completed.
The ever-popular "Dragon Ball" franchise is set to return to the small screen for the first time in nearly 20 years in a completely new series titled "Dragon Ball Super," Toei Animation Co. said.
Naoki Urasawa’s "Master Keaton" was among the six Japanese titles that dominated the nominations for Best U.S. Edition of International Material--Asia category at the 2015 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards.
Sentai Filmworks announced with a video on Thursday that Scott Gibbs is costarring as Sora in the English dub of No Game, No Life.
Series comes to streaming and home video.
Sentai Filmworks announced the addition of another summer 2015 show to its anime lineup yesterday.
Thanks to "Monster Strike," mixi has seen its business grow drastically. The game's sales exceeded 40 billion yen in fiscal 2014, accounting for about 90 percent of the company's sales revenue.
Australian distributor Madman Entertainment announced at its Supanova Pop Culture Expo Sydney panel on Sunday that it licensed the DRAMAtical Murder, Hamatora, Hanayamata, Wolf Girl & Black Prince, and Bladedance of Elementalers anime.
This week's issue of Viz Media's Weekly Shonen Jump digital anthology announced on Monday it will publish Bikkuri and Rem's one-shot "Folie À Deux" in the next issue on June 22.
Konami has released a 40 minute Metal Gear Solid V : The Phantom Pain gameplay video with developer commentary during E3 2015, and it starts by addressing the issue of microtransactions, a new addition to the series that's been worrying fans.
The "Kishimoto Masashi Naruto Ten (Exhibition)" is making its move to the Osaka Culturarium at Tempozan in Osaka-city starting July 18, and is set to run there until September 27.
Creamy Mami, Dear Brother, Black Jack DVDs still for sale after streaming/crowdunding platform closed on May 1.
French videogame and comics publisher Ankama began streaming a teaser trailer for Mutafukaz, the upcoming animated film based on Guillaume "Run" Renard's comic series of the same name.
On July 10th, Tao unveiled an image teaser for his upcoming solo music release, the first since his rumored departure from EXO.
Virtual reality (VR) was supposed to get less virtual and more real at E3 this year.
Before the gaming expo got going, experts and analysts said they expected VR to feature heavily and for there to be demos of pioneering games that made great use of the technology.
Perhaps it was no more than wishful thinking for many years, but fans of the Final Fantasy series will have one of the first true remakes of a classic Fantasy coming out soon.
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods," the latest feature film adaptation of Akira Toriyama's popular manga series, will hit about 800 cinemas in the United States and Canada in August for a limited release.
Sentai Filmworks announced on Monday that it has licensed the anime The World Is Still Beautiful (Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii) and plans to release the series digitally and on home video.
Square Enix's Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine debuted a new series by Yoshiichi Akahito (Corpse Princess) in its August issue on Friday.