shin___geki, a fan who produces tributes with unusual media, such as cigarette ashes, impressed the authors and many other Twitter uses, gaining a lot of notoriety with their One-Punch Man animated battle cup. That was nothing compared to their Doraemon cup, which was posted late last night (US time) and by this morning had already topped 100,000 retweets. Get a look after the jump.
You can already get Funko's Pop! vinyl figures for pretty much everything in the world, and soon that list will extend to the sugary metal stylings of BABYMETAL. Funko announced a new series of figures based on the group's members, and retailers have them up for pre-order at $9.99, with an estimated release of December. Hit the jump for more.
Pro-wrestlers Hiroshi Tanahashi and Togi Makabe of New Japan Pro Wrestling are joined by comedian Yoshio Kojima and child actress Eva-chan in a special program to promote the upcoming anime film, Doraemon: Nobita and the Birth of Japan 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
A live-action adaptation of Fujiko Fujio's classic manga and anime, Doraemon, is in the works in the People's Republic of China, and the resulting product is a little different than one might expect. Hit the jump to check out the teaser trailer and key visuals.