October 30, 2014
"Garo: The Animation" series is now streaming as part of an effort to capture the imagination of fans around the world.
October 29, 2014
“Rurouni Kenshin,” a live-action film trilogy based on the manga of the same name, has surpassed the 12-billion-yen ($112.4 million) threshold at the Japanese box office.
October 28, 2014
The Azabu-Juban shopping district in Tokyo’s Minato Ward is hosting a stamp-print collecting event to mark the release in October of a special Blu-ray edition of the first...
October 27, 2014
An exhibition honoring legendary director, screenwriter and animation artist Satoshi Kon will run from Oct. 29 through Jan. 25 at the Suginami Animation Museum in Tokyo.
October 23, 2014
As conventional businesses increasingly turn to anthropomorphic anime characters as a tool to develop new markets, the roles of these "moe" cute-looking creations have expanded ...
October 21, 2014
Singaporean filmmaker Eric Khoo, best known for "Tatsumi," the critically acclaimed animated film about Japanese manga legend Yoshihiro Tatsumi, has joined the 27th Tokyo...
October 20, 2014
A record number of anime fans descended upon the third installment of the Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair (KYOMAF) on Sept. 20-21.
October 16, 2014
A feature film adaptation of the "Psycho-Pass" animated TV series will hit theaters in Japan in January.
October 15, 2014
The first “Lupin the Third” anime series in three decades is set to return to television screens next spring.
October 14, 2014
“Evangelion: 3.0+1.0,” the title of the next “Evangelion” animated film, will likely spark all sorts of speculation among fans of the series.
October 13, 2014
Space Battleship Yamato is set to sail from Hollywood.
October 08, 2014
Acclaimed filmmaker Mamoru Oshii's latest feature film will make its world premiere at the 27th Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF).
October 07, 2014
A woman from Tokyo became the 1.5 millionth visitor to the Fujiko F. Fujio Museum dedicated to Hiroshi Fujimoto, the manga artist best known for the internationally popular...
October 06, 2014
Ninja manga series “Naruto” is coming to an end after a phenomenal 15-year run that saw its popularity soar both at home and abroad.
October 06, 2014
The 2014 Tokyo Game Show attracted 251,832 visitors during its Sept. 18-21 run, a decrease of about 6.7 percent from last year’s 270,197 but still the second-largest number...
October 02, 2014
A shop for fans of the "Evangelion" animated series will move to Tokyo's Ikebukuro district from Harajuku on Oct. 3.
October 01, 2014
A special exhibition devoted to Hajime Isayama's popular manga series "Attack on Titan" will kick off Nov. 28 at the Ueno Royal Museum in Tokyo.
September 30, 2014
Australian actress Margot Robbie will play the lead role of Motoko Kusanagi in Hollywood’s live-action adaptation of “Ghost in the Shell,” according to U.S. entertainment ...
September 29, 2014
The Tokyo International Film Festival will host a special exhibition Oct. 23-31 dedicated to "Evangelion" creator Hideaki Anno.
September 25, 2014
The production team behind the anime TV series "Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day" has begun work on an original animated feature film set in Chichibu, Saitama Prefecture, to ...