As we have reported, Bandai has released four Evangelion-themed cakes from its "Chara Shoku" bland and sold them on their official online store Premium Bandai since 2010. Their latest entry is "Evengelion Cake: Red Earth" which is inspired by the last scene from the Evangelion 3.0: You Can (Not) Redo film. Check the details after the jump.
A Japanese jewelry and accessories company THE KISS has been collaborating with the Rebuild of Evangelion films and has released various items inspired by the Eva characters ans mechas. Their latest Eva items are a silver ring and a necklace featuring Evangelion 13 from the third film Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo. Hit the jump for more details.
YATTAR JAPAN brings us pics and info on a massive new display of Neon Genesis Evangelion animation artwork and assorted goodies. Read on for more!
Actress/model/tv celeb Natsuki Kato (Kamen Rider Ryuki, Battle Royale II) did a remarkle bit of Asuka cosplay karaoke back in 2010, and cosplayed at Misato for the ribbon cutting of the dedicated Evangelion store in Harajuku in 2011. Now, she's reuniting with Eva to preview the new exhibit, featuring hundreds of work from the Rebuild movies, including, for the first time being display to the public, 3.0. Get a look after the jump.
Married Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno and manga artist Moyocco Anno have made a bit of a tradition of contributing lanterns to the summer Bonbori Matsuri , held at theTsurugaoka Hachiman-gū shrine in Kamakura. In 2011 and 2012 Mr Anno previewed Evangelion 3.0, while Mrs had some attractive kimono sketches. This year, Hideaki had something different in mind. Get a look after the jump.
Back in June, PBS' Idea Channel "Does Animal Crossing Promote Otaku Citizenship?"Now, in time for Youtube's Geek Week, they're back discussing otaku subjects with the question "Does It Matter What Evangelion's Creator Says?" See them discuss the subject after the jump.
With the Sailor Moon buzz heating up again, it's time for some nice Sailor Moon t-shirts. A full color, and six color "face" prints coming in from Bandai Premium's fashion line in three colors, September for 4988 yen. And, speaking of attractive tees, a line of Rockin Star collaboration t-shirts are launching his month, with Evangelion's Rei on guitar, not to mention, manga like Beck and St. Young Men, and pop culture tie in with Hello-Kitty, Spider-Man, Mickey Mouse and more. Get a look after the jump.
On March 17th, Toonami celebrated the programming block's return by airing Evangelion 1.11. It pulled 959,000 viewers and Toonami responded to a Tumblr question as to whether they were satisfied with Eva with "We were. It was a solid showing that gives us something to build off of as we think about what our NEXT movie might be…" Now, the time has come for the follow-up. More after the jump.
Following the success of the first fragrance mists featuring three popular Evangelion characters in May, Premium Bandai has started accepting pre-orders for "Cosmetic with EVANGELION 2 WAY Fragrance Mist TYPE-13," a new mist set inspired by the two boys in the series, Shinji Ikari and Kaworu Nagisa. Check the details after the jump.
has shared an impressive bit of fan animation that was "some sort of animation practice that 'accidentally' became a Sherlock thing." Watch it after the jump.
In the latest "animation ANIMAKE of the Shimazaki Haruka," the AKB48 idol is transformed into Evangelion's Asuka. And while we all know that to be an Eva character is to suffer, this metamorphosis looks particularly unpleasant. Check it out after the jump.