This fall, Neon Genesis Evangelion marks its 20th anniversary and part of the celebration is an August release of an HD remaster of the original TV series and movies. Two versions are due out in Japan on August 25th at 38,000 Yen for the Blu-rays and 18,000yen for the DVDs, and after a rough look was offered in June, product photos have now gone online. Get a look after the jump.
With the inclusion of Canada and Sweden as Observer Nations, it was 28 nations/regions that gathered in Nagoya last weekend to crown the champions of the 2015 World Cosplay Summit. Today, maidigitv posted a look at Team Italy's (Manuel Capitani and Luca Buzzi) second place Evangelion work and the US's ( Alpacosplay and Yummy Gamorah) third place Paradise Kiss. Get a look after the jump.
Soon you'll be able to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Neon Genesis Evangelion in bed! (With or without the anime playing). Anime fashion brand SuperGroupies latest Eva collaboration is set sets of lingerie in Rei, Asuka and Mari color schemes. Reservations are doing for 8,800 yen (before tax) through August 23rd, with shipping scheduled for December. Get a look after the jump.
Founding member of Gainax, animator on Daicon IV, Gunbuster and Nadia and character design for Neon Genesis Evangelion, Nadia, FLCL, .hack//Sign, Diebuster, and the Mamoru Hosoda movie, Yoshiyuki Sadamoto is the latest big name in anime to join Twitter. He celebrated the launch of his social media presence with some old rough art and his art for the Mike Furuhata CD of Yukari Yuitsuki music offered at Comiket 88.
In celebration of this year's 20th anniversary of the broadcast of Neon Genesis Evangelion, Turner Colour Works has begun offering paint in a shade of blue labeled "Ayanami Blue." The "colder than water, yet warmer than ice" mix of water and frosty blue is available in J Colour interior paint series, suitable for wood, concrete, or wallpaper in case you want your apartment to remind you of Shinji's mom. More after the jump.
In time for this fall's 20th anniversary of Neon Genesis Evangelion and the August 25th release of the series on Blu-ray, Monster Hunter Frontier G is launching a collaboration on July 25th featuring plugsuit costumes, EVA 00 and 01 armors, Spear of Longinus, positron rifle and AT Fields. Check out the preview video after the jump.