Nahoko Uehashi, author of anime-adapted novel series Moribito and Erin, has won the 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Author Award, the children's literature equivalent of the Nobel Prize. More after the jump.
A Ceremony was held today announcing the major category winners in the 7th annual Seiyu Awards, recognizing outstanding outstanding voice performance in anime and other Japanese media. Yuuki Kaji and Kana Asumi took home top male and female honors. See who else won after the jump.
The 16th annual DICE Awards have come and gone, and the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences has named the year's best of the best. Not surprisingly, critical favorites like TellTale Games' The Walking Dead and thatgamecompany's Journey came out with a bunch of awards, with the latter nabbing Game of the Year. Full list past the jump!
Japan's MPTE awards were announced recently. Several anime- and manga-related projects got awards! The winners after the jump.
This year, no anime was among the list 18 animated features submitted for Oscar consideration. What's more surprising, however, is that Pixar was left out for a change, and The Adventures of Tintin didn't make the cut either. See what was selected after the jump.
Spirited Away won an Oscar for Best Animated Feature at the 75th Awards. Last year, Summer Wars fought for a nomination slot. This year, not a single anime movie from Japan was submitted for consideration. Instead, see what mightl be eligible for Oscar honors after the jump...
The newly established Newtype x Machi ★ Asobi! The Moving Pictures Festival has announced the fan-selected winners of its first Anime Awards. Admirers of a certain magical girl show will be thrilled to see their wish granted, because Puella Magi Madoka Magica took home a dominant share of the honors. Read the results after the jump!
The Japan Expo Awards honor the best in manga, anime, Asian films, video games and J-Music. Results and more information at the jump.