Comic Market Preparation Committee will host a blood drive in collaboration with the Red Cross Blood Center at blood donation rooms in Japan from December 29 to January 31. The first 5,000 donors can receive a set of six special posters. It has become a regular event for them since December 2011. Check the posters after the jump.
Many popular anime companies and TV stations participated in the industry booth section of the 84th Comic Market/Comiket, the world's largest doujin event, to promote their latest anime titles to the fans. Check the photo report of the second day (August 11) for their booths after the jump!
In addition to being photographed, another important job for the cosplayers at the industry booths in Comic Market/Comiket 83 is to hand out the promotional flyers and freebies to the otaku visitors. We can receive posters, post cards, stickers, and even a free DVD which includes anime episodes. Check the flyers of the upcoming anime titles after the jump!
At the industry booth section of the 83rd Comic Market/Comiket, the world's largest event for self-published manga (doujinshi) and other non-professional materials, many Japanese anime/game companies used female cosplayers to promote their popular and latest titles. Check the cosplay photo report after the jump!
Many popular manga/game publishers and anime companies participate in the industry booth section of the 83rd Comic Market/Comiket, the world's largest doujin event, to promote their newest titles to the fans. Check the photo report of the second day (December 30th) after the jump!
The 83rd Comic Market/Comiket, the world's largest event for self-published manga (doujinshi), will be held at Tokyo Big Sight from December 29th to 31st. Vocaloid is the seventh popular genre at the event. Many amateur circles will release their newest Vocaloid song CDs there. Check the latest Vocaloid PVs after the jump!
Kurone Mishima is a Japanese moe manga artist/illustrator who has been famous for his works for Ascii Media Works' Dengeki Maou magazine and Hobby Japan's light novel label HJ Bunko. His private doujinshi circle "SHIROPRO" posted an anime promotional video for Comic Market 83 yesterday. Check the video after the jump.
The most popular genre at the 83rd Comic Market/Comiket (December 29-31) is a Japanese doujin game series Touhou Project. At least 2,414 amateur circles, 2.4 times more than the second popular title Tiger & Bunny (1,014 circles), will participate in the world's largest doujinshi event. Check the PVs for the Touhou doujin games after the jump!
On November 11th, the CMPC (Comic Market Preparations Committee) announced on its official site that they also received a threat letter on October 29th and have already reported to the police station under jurisdiction. Comic Market is the largest doujinshi event in Japan. Hit the jump for more story.
This is a follow-up report for the August 7 article. Ryohoji, aka "Moe temple", announced that they will not release their rhythm game "Okyo no Tatsujin" (Buddhist sutra master) at Comic Market 82 this weekend. They received a request not to sell the game and distribute its trial version for patent infringement. Hit the jump for more details.
Ryohoji, a Buddhist temple at Hachiouji, Tokyo, has been known as "Moe temple". It has released two theme song CDs and one DVD featuring its own moe characters to spread Buddhism to the young generation. Its newest product is a rhythm game "Okyo no Tatsujin" (Buddhist sutra master) for Windows XP/Vista/7. Check the cute demo video after the jump!