Some lucky Yahoo auction bidder is going to be the envy all of those Evangelion goods collectors. Before this new Cutie Honey - Tears, before the 2007 Live tokusatsu show with gravure idol Mikie Hara, Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno helmed a Gainax produced live-action adaptation of Go Nagai's pioneering tranforming magic girl hero. After it was shot, Anno and star Eriko Sato signed a toilet, displayed at Shinjuku TOKYU MILANO Cinema. It's now up for auction!
The official theatrical trailer for Godzilla Resurgence is now available online. Hit the jump to check it out.
While astute fans have been using social media to chronicle the fictitious events of Neon Genesis Evangelion in real time, otaku have also observed that real life has caught up (at least in terms of calendar dates) with another hit anime from Studio Gainax: Gunbuster, known in Japan as Toppu o Nerae! ("Aim for the Top!"). Hit the jump to learn more.
A 30 second teaser trailer as well as the 1st piece of promotional artwork featuring a close-up of the new creature design for the upcoming 2016 monster film, Godzilla Resurgence, are now available online. Hit the jump to go-go-Godzilla.
The newest details of the 20th anniversary Neon Genesis Evangelion smart phone projects have emerged, including details about the final product and a collaboration campaign with the Japan division of the 7-Eleven convenience store chain. Hit the jump to learn more.
As part of the ongoing 20th anniversary celebration of the debut of Neon Genesis Evangelion, the 1st episode of the landmark psychological mecha anime TV series will receive a "street view" broadcast at 8 locations in 5 major cities in Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
New developments have been announced for the 20th anniversary Neon Genesis Evangelion smart phone project, including the retail price and when the phones will be available for pre-order. Hit the jump to learn more.
Toho today opens the official website for the upcoming new Japanese Godzilla film scheduled for Summer of 2016, announcing its official title Shin Godzilla and three main cast: Hiromi Hasegawa, Yutaka Takenouchi and Satomi Ishihara. Check the latest information after the jump.
The Bonbori Matsuri is one of many midsummer festivals held in Japan. Held yearly at the Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū shrine in Kamakura, the shrine is known for displaying lantern art for the festival and this year's contributions include a new message from Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno along with new art from his mangaka wife Moyoco. Hit the jump for pictures of the art