Musician HYDE helped launch the opening ceremonies for Universal Studios Japan/USJ in Osaka's "Universal Cool Japan" attractions based onEvangelion, Attack on Titan, Resident Evil and Monster Hunter, hosted January 23rd-May 10th. Get a look after the jump.
Kotobukiya continues their lineup of bishoujo-inspired statues combining the superheroines and villains of DC Comics with Shunya Yamashita with popular Justice League sorceress Zatanna. Along with this, they've previewed Rebuild of Evangelion - EVA-13 Eva Pseudo-Evolution 3+ Phase 1/400 scale Plastic Model, the Frame Arms Girl - Gourai plastic model and Captain Earth - Earth Engine Impacter plastic model. Get a look after the jump.
Internationally famous apparel brand Yohji Yamamoto, founded by a Japanese designer of the same name in 1981, has launched a new collaboration line "Ground Y×EVANGELION" with popular anime franchise Evangelion. The items will be available at Ground Y in Shibuya Parco Part1 from January 23. Check the collaboration items after the jump.
A familiar face leaped back to the top of Newtype's character ranking in its February 2015 issues. After being the cover girl in the January issue, Evangelion's Rei Ayanami recaptured the female listing for the anime magazine's new issue, with Asuka also mixing it up with the Fate/stay night and Sword Art Online heroines. Shinji and Kaworu also placed on the male side. More after the jump.
Last fall, TeddyLoid, of Panty and Stocking with Garterbelt fame, Eva 3.0 designer Hibiki Yoshizaki, and Shuichi Iseki, who did Space Dandy's "We're All Fools, So Let's All Dance, Baby" episode, teamed up on way sexy, way NSFW Animator Expo short Me!Me!Me!, officially described in English with "You are attacked and ravished by many girls." While it certainly got notice, it's still surprising to see it the subject of the Fine Bros' Youtubers React To...
Back in October of this year, Evangelion Store Tokyo-01, one of the official permanent stores dedicated to Evangelion merchandise, moved from Harajuku to the second floor of the P'Parco (P Dash Parco) mall annex in Ikebukuro, with more compact size. Check the latest good selection at the store after the jump!
On January 23rd, Osaka's Universal Studio's Japan will be launching a series of Cool Japan attractions based on Evangelion, Attack on Titan, Street Fighter, Resident Evil and Monster Hunter. The latest preview of these comes in a series of Tweeted promos. Get a look after the jump.
Toonami's month of movies reaches its climax this weekend with a screening of Toonami of Evangelion 1.11 & 2.22 this weekend. And, with that on the near horizon, FUNimation has reiterated their statement concerning the status of the long awaited third Rebuild movie. Get a look after the jump.