Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai has started accepting pre-orders for a special collaboration tea cup and saucer set between Toei Animation's Sailor Moon anime series and Japanese tableware company Noritake Co., Limited which has been known for around the world since the early 1900s. Check the details after the jump.
Bandai Premium has finally listed S.H.Figuarts Cure Melody and S.H.Figuarts Cure Rhythm, the long-awaited two items from Suite PreCure♪, the 8th PreCure TV series aired in 2011-2012. The prototypes of the Melody and Rhythm figures were initially revealed at Wonder Festival more than one year ago in July 2013. Check the details after the jump.
Premium Bandai today begins accepting pre-orders for "PreCure All Stars Memorial," a miniature model set of PreCure's transformation items from the nine TV series. Toei Animation's long-running PreCure series has been celebrating its 10th anniversary year with various items and campaigns. Check the another must-have item after the jump!
Green-haired cyclist Yusuke Makishima from Yowapeda left a very strong impression on anime viewers not only with his distinctive "spider" climbing style and his memorable speech style, he also left an impression with his very questionable fashion sense. Bandai has apparently decided to make an actual room wear ensemble for the fans to try out his fashion sense as well. Do you dare to wear it? You decide after the jump!
Tamashii Nations AKIBA Showroom is Bandai's exhibition space for its various anime/game/tokusatsu character figures, which is located in the JR Akihabara station's East-West Hall. Its current main theme is the company's high quality collectable figure line, S.H. Figuarts. Check the latest photo report after the jump.
Bandai today reveals the details of the upcoming third season of the Aikatsu! TV anime series. In place of Ichigo Hoshimiya who was the protagonist in the first two seasons, the new season will feature her underclass girl character Akari Ozora voiced by Shino Shimoji. Check the key visual after the jump.
Big Hero 6 doesn't hit theaters until November, but Disney is already showing off Bandai's Baymax and Hiro toys. Get a look at the pictures and video of some of the toys headed our way this winter after the jump.
On June 24, Bandai announced the result of this year's "Who is your children's favorite character?" survey conducted with 800 Japanese parents. No surprise, Takashi Yanase's Anpanman takes the first place of the boy's & girl's combined ranking for 13 consecutive years since 2002. Check the result after the jump.
The Sunrise-produced Buddy Complex TV anime ended on a bit of a cliffhanger this past March along with a teaser that it would be continued. Rather than leave the series as is, the official site has announced that the anime will continue in a two-part special set to air this Fall, Hit the jump for the details.
If you're a big fan of the Hunter x Hunter manga, you'll know why Bandai wanted to make a Gon figure that's a little more grown-up than his normal look. If you're not, warning: spoilers ahead. Check out the pictures of one of the craziest Gon figure ever after the jump.