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    Monday September 21, 2015
  • VIDEO: The Cosplay and Booth Companions of Tokyo Game Show 2015

    Pokémon, Street Fighter, Yakuza, others featured

    Last weekend’s Tokyo Game Show had a lot to offer attendees and assorted lookie loos including… cosplay, cosplay, cosplay! Now Japanese New site maidigitv has unleashed a volley of pro-shot videos that capture some of the game related costumes and companions on display. Enjoy after the jump!

  • Sunday September 6, 2015
  • VIDEO: The Cosplay of Comic Market 88 (Part Three)

    Cardcaptor Sakura and Sheryl Nome cosplayers featured among others

    It took ‘em a while but the otaku wizards at Netageo have finally uploaded the latest in their series of professionally shot and edited cosplay clips from the recent Sumer Comiket in Japan with the emphasis on kawaii nurses, maids, idols and more. Enjoy the view after the jump!

  • Wednesday August 26, 2015
  • VIDEO: The Cosplay of Comic Market 88 (Part Two)

    Highlights from Day Two

    The otaku funsters at Netageo have finally seen fit to upload their pro-shot and edited footage of cosplay highlights from Day Two of the recent Summer Comiket event in Japan. Enjoy the best of the best from the armor and weapons category after the jump!

  • Sunday July 19, 2015
  • Crunchyroll is Bringing Wooser-sama to Otakon!

    Meet Wooser in person at the CR booth

    As you might have expected, Crunchyroll will soon be invading Baltimore for a wild weekend of fun known as Otakon (7/24-7/26). A big yellow critter by the name of WOOSER will also be attending the show in person… and Crunchyroll has got him! Read on for more info about Wooser’s appearance and the panels CR has planned for Otakon!

  • Thursday July 2, 2015
  • FEATURE: A Look Inside Thomas Romain's LOST IN ANIME Art Book

    Thomas Romain appearances at Anime Expo on Fri/3 and Sat/4

    LOST IN ANIME is the first art book from Thomas Romain, a French Tokyo-based anime creator affiliated with Satelight inc. On the eve of his in-person appearance at Anime Expo (which includes a Q&A at the Crunchyroll booth), we present an exclusive look inside his gorgeous new book that celebrates the first decade of his career in the Japanese anime industry. Enjoy after the jump!

  • Wednesday July 1, 2015
  • Miki Yoshikawa, Creator of "Yamada-Kun and the Seven Witches", to Make Guest Appearance at Anime Expo

    Live events on the Crunchyroll stage planned for July/3, panel and autograph session on July/4

    Head’s up! Crunchyroll is bringing Miki Yoshikawa, creator of the Yamada-Kun and the Seven Witches manga, to Anime Expo 2015! Read on for all the details about her special guest appearance!

  • Wednesday June 17, 2015
  • Crunchyroll Brings Yamada-kun Creator Miki Yoshikawa to Anime Expo

  • Monday May 11, 2015
  • VIDEO: Figure and Model Highlights from Winter Wonder Festival

    KanColle, Evangelion, and others featured

    It may have taken them a while, but otaku event shutterbugs Netageo have finally delivered a great report on the anime figure and garage kit highlights from last Winter’s Wonder Festival in Japan. Enjoy a parade of Mikus and mecha and much more below!

  • Saturday February 14, 2015
  • Wonder Festival Winter 2015 Report

    Attack on Titan, Fate / stay night, KanColle, Cosplay, tons more featured

    YATTAR JAPAN brings us a massive photo dump of some of the incredible otaku delights to be found at last weekend’s Wonder Festival in Japan. Get an eyeful of some impressive figures, hobby goods, and cosplayers after the jump!


  • 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!