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    Saturday February 7, 2015
  • World Hobby Fair Winter 2015 Report

    Yo-Kai Watch, Pokémon, Aikatsu featured

    The winter 2015 installment of Japan’s biggest kids-oriented game and hobby festival, the Next-Generation World Hobby Fair, was held at Chiba’s Makuhari Messe on January 24th and 25th. YATTAR NEWS brings us a bunch of photo highlights from folks like Bandai and Banpresto after the jump!

  • Tuesday January 27, 2015
  • VIDEO: Winter Comiket Cosplay Highlights Vol. 5

    The best of Day Three

    The intrepid shutterbugs at Netageo continue to dazzle us with a cacophony of cool cosplay from the recent Winter Comic Market convention in Japan. Watch a collection of more highlights after the jump!

  • Monday January 19, 2015
  • VIDEO: Cosplay Highlights from Tokyo Game Show

    Held Sept/18 to Sept/21 2014

    Tokyo Game Show was literally “very last year”, but new videos of the cool cosplay on display are continuing to come out of Japan. Need some proof? After the jump, watch a TGS clip from ace cameraman Netageo!

  • Tuesday January 13, 2015
  • VIDEO: More Cosplay on Display from Winter Comiket

    Highlights from Day Three, 12/30/2014

    It’s been a few now since the epic otaku event that was Comic Market 87 shuffled off into the misty mists of history, but new footage of the incredible cosplay on display continues to emerge from the lens of ace videographer Netageo. Watch a new cos-compilation after the jump!

  • Wednesday November 19, 2014
  • VIDEO: More Cosplay from the Niconico Chokaigi

    Event held from April 26-27

    The Japanese internet came to life at the Niconico Chokaigi party, held earlier this year, where plenty of anime, manga, and game inspired cosplayers ran amok and posed for the cameras. Watch a clip highlighting some of the best attendees after the jump!

  • Monday October 27, 2014
  • VIDEO: CospLA Revisits Anime Expo 2014 in New Clip

    "Do you want to go out for some boba?"

    Good things come to those who wait! Example: Anime Expo was a few months ago, but only now has a new music video emerged from the gang at CospLA featuring tons of impressive outfits and plenty of wacky dancing. Enjoy below!

  • Sunday October 19, 2014
  • FEATURE: Tokyo Game Show 2014 Cosplayer Photo Report

    Pokémon, Mario, Ninja Turtles spotted

    YATTAR NEWS strikes again with a metric ton of cosplay pics from the recent Tokyo Game Show! Get a gander at snaps of guys and gals in anime, manga, and game-inspired garb after the jump!

  • Saturday October 18, 2014
  • FEATURE: 54th All Japan Model & Hobby Show Photo Report

    Attack on Titan, Terraformars, Kancolle among those featured

    Our neat buddies at YATTAR JAPAN bring us a massive look at otaku treats from the recent 54th All Japan Model & Hobby Show. Check out new items on the horizon from Bandai, Tamiya, and Tokyo Marui after the jump!

  • Tuesday August 26, 2014
  • VIDEO: Another Round of Comiket 86 Cosplay Highlights

    Mega Man, Darkstalkers, Street Fighters, lots more

    High quality footage from this year’s summer Comic Market event continues to issue forth from the internet today in the form of a new clip showcasing state of the art cosplay from Japan. Watch after the jump!

  • Sunday August 24, 2014
  • VIDEO: Even More Comic Market Cosplay

    Vocaloids, cat girls, maids, and more!

    Two weeks after the event itself, intense cosplay footage continues to issue forth from the event horizon of Japan’s Comic Market 86. Watch a new clip full of gals, guys, and characters galore after the jump!

  • Thursday August 21, 2014
  • VIDEO: The Cosplay of Comic Market 86

    Kenshin, Gintama, even Conan the Barbarian

    Japan’s massive Comic Market event may have wrapped up last weekend, but now video footage of the incredible cosplay that was on display are available for your viewing pleasure. Watch after the jump!

  • Monday August 11, 2014
  • VIDEO: The Cosplay and Anime Cars of the Niconico Chokaigi

    Hedgehogs, Solid Snakes, and Battleship Girls Galore

    The big scale internet-powered fan event known as the Niconico Chokaigi was held earlier this year in Japan. Now, a pair of video clips from YouTube uhave emerged that show off the very best in cosplay and anime car “itasha” seen at the show. Watch after the jump!

  • Monday August 4, 2014
  • VIDEO: The Anime Car "Itasha" of World Cosplay Summit

    Kill la Kill, Sword Art Online, My Little Pony (!) vehicles featured

    While the cool costumes and pretty people seem to have gotten the most attention from this weekend’s World Cosplay Summit event in Nagoya, Japan, the area was also littered with a ton of funky anime car itasha vehicles. Watch a pair of videos that document these “hot wheels” after the jump!

  • Tuesday July 15, 2014
  • VIDEO: If Anime Expo 2014 Was a Movie, This Would Be the Trailer

    "What? You've never seen someone eat pizza in public before?"

    Recently minted videographers CospLA explode on the scene with a pulse-pounding dramatic take on the usual con cosplay video. Watch as your favorite characters clash and battle for survival below while the LA convention center BURNS after the jump!