Radio Kaikan in Akihabara is a famous landmark that has appeared in many anime such as Steins;Gate and the site is currently undergoing a major renovation of its main building. To cover up the unappealing construction walls, all 7 princes from Uta No Prince Sama came to the rescue and the resulting art is attracting many fans to the wall, including a surprise guest for a special collaboration. Check out the photos after the jump!
Tamashii Nations AKIBA Showroom is Bandai's gallery for their latest character figures/kits in JR Akihabara Station. It featured the toys from the second season of Unofficial Sentai Akibaranger, a tokusatsu comedy series based on the long-running Super Sentai Series in late April. Check the photo report after the jump!
As one of the special attractions for the Golden Week visitors, Gamers' Akihabara main store is now holding "D.C. ~Da Capo~ Museum" on the 6th floor. You can check a whole history of the popular visual novel series Da Capo all at once. Hit the jump for the photo report from Akiba!
Since it's Golden Week in Japan, this weekend is one of the busiest season for the major anime/manga/game specialized stores in the Akihabara town, especially for Gamers' Akihabara main store which is holding three special exhibitions at the same time. Check the photo report on the one on its 7th floor, "Date A Live Museum" after the jump!
The Akihabara town in Tokyo is one of the most crowded tourist attractions during Golden Week. Many otaku-oriented shops in the area are now offering special events and campaigns. Check the photo report of Animate's "Only Shop" section featuring A Certain Scientific Railgun S at its Akihabara store after the jump!
Oreimo. (Short for Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai.) must be the most anticipated TV anime sequel in this season. In commemoration of the start of broadcasting, Tokyo Anime Center in the Akihabara UDX building is now holding a special exhibition featuring the show. Check the cool Oreimo stuff after the jump!
Otaku mecca Akihabara was bustling last week for the home video debut of Evangelion 3.33. Lammtarra Media World Akiba, a shop known for its character and idol goods, along with plenty of more ero merchandise, had a particular way of getting noticed. Namely, the sales woman for the launch was model Luna Amemiya in Rei cosplay. get a look after the jump.
As we have reported regularly, the street of Akihabara, the Mecca of Otaku in Tokyo, changes its looks almost every month. The most advertised and featured titles right now are Evangelion 3.33 and popular anime voice actress/singer Yukari Tamura's 23rd single "Fantastic future." Check the latest photo report from Akiba after the jump!
In commemoration of the start of broadcasting, Tokyo Anime Center in the Akihabara UDX building is now holding a special exhibition featuring one of the most anticipated Spring 2013 TV anime Valvrave the Liberator produced by Sunrise (Gundam, Cowboy Bebop, Code Geass) since yesterday. Check the video report provided by Akiba Scope after the jump!
Since the schools in Japan are in the spring holidays, Gamers' Akihabara main store is now holding three anime exhibitions simultaneously. "Puchimas! Museum" on the sixth floor features Puchimas! -Petit Idolm@ster-, a "petit" manga/anime adaptation of the popular franchise The Idolm@ster. Check the petit idols after the jump!
Both Animate's and Gamers' Akihabara stores are now holding a special exhibition named "First Operation Museum" featuring one of the most popular Winter 2013 TV anime series Vividred Operation simultaneously in their event sections. Check the vivid girls in the exhibitions after the jump!
This is the latest photo report from the Akihabara town in Tokyo, the Mecca of Otaku. The most advertised anime title right now in the street is undoubtedly Magical Girl Lyrical NANOHA The MOVIE 2nd A's. The BD/DVD of the film were finally released in Japan last week. Check the trend in Akihabara after the jump!
One of the season's most unexpected series in terms of the compatibility of the main character's looks and personality, Wooser's Hand-to-Mouth Life will have a collaboration cafe even in Akihabara in April. Click for more details!
As previously reported, Girls und Panzer held the flyer distributing event on February 14th in Akihabara. The series had a few events before and people didn't expect anything to be different this time around. Well, it was quite different this time. Click for details and photos!
Okaerinasaimase, Goshujinsama! Now maids at @Home Cafe Akihabara can be with you all the time in the form of a new iPhone app released in Japan. Play games for exclusive maid photos and voice files and you can even download it for free, until the 14th. Read on for more.