Voice actress Yoshino Nanjō (Eli Ayase in Love Live! School Idol Project) is creating original characters and providing the voice for a laidback cat in Neko no Rob ("Rob the Cat"), an upcoming short form anime that will be joining Hiroshima Home Television's Setonyankai, a cat-themed mini programming block in May of 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.
Japan’s mind-boggling all-feline tribute to K-pop boy band SHINee makes sweet music (and sport jaunty outfits) in their full-length promo video! Enjoy the staggering clip, along with band member bios, after the jump!
Say “meow” to SHINyan: Japan’s all-feline tribute to K-pop boy band SHINee. This soon to be legendary 5-cat group makes its video debut in a startling new teaser trailer. Enjoy the clip, plus member bios after the jump!
Sometimes there's just no convenient place to put a cat, but Unihabitant has developed a versatile solution for modern animal companionship with the cat-themed "Mewgaroo Hoodie". Hit the jump to check it out.
The mind of a samurai isn't only filled with thoughts of slashing down foes on the battlefield. There's also room for kitties. At least, that's the premise of the TV period drama / comedy Neko Zamurai, which is getting a second season in April of 2015. Hit the jump to learn more.
The tiny island of Aoshima is home to more cats than people, and it has become a preferred day-trip location for cat-loving tourists from mainland Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
This Japanese gentleman has no problem with herding cats. Hit the jump to learn more.
Just for fun! Many of us worship cats and many cute images of cats are available on the internet. What else can we do? Try the "Cat Font Generator" after the jump!
Ok guys, you see the picture, you see the spoon, but have you figured out what it's supposed to be? It's ok if you haven't! Even some Japanese message board commenters had a hard time. Spoilers past the break!
Cats and j-pop idol groups are on the short list of things Japan really loves at obsessive levels of intensity. So why not combine them in the hopes of making a buck or two? Enter NKB48, an all-feline idol group with popularity ranked by kitty cat "elections". Full details and pics after the jump!