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
A new company called Dehogallery, Inc., has formed with the goal of providing top-notch handpainted backgrounds for animation, video games, and commercial advertising, and it features talent from both Studio Khara and Studio Ghibli in key positions. Hit the jump to learn more.
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the JR West Sanyō Shinkansen line and the 20th anniversary of Neon Genesis Evangelion, the "500 Type Eva Project" will be decorating a bullet train with an Evangelion theme. Hit the jump to check it out.
As part of the ongoing celebration of the 20th anniversary of Hideaki Anno and Studio Gainax's landmark psychological / mecha TV anime, Neon Genesis Evangelion, a new project is aiming to introduce Eva into the world of modern smart phones. Hit the jump to learn more.
As part of the continuing celebration of the 20th anniversary of Hideaki Anno and Studio Gainax's landmark psychological mecha TV anime, Neon Genesis Evangelion, GroundWorks is releasing a massive artbook filled with reproductions of the animation cels used in the series and its sequel films. Hit the jump to learn more.
From June 12th through the 25th, Shaun the Sheep sets up shop at the Tokyu Plaza Omotesando Harajuku for a Japanese stop on its charity exhibit/auction tour. Hideaki Anno designed an Evangelion take on the character, along with wife Moyocco Anno offering her Sugar Sugar Rune interpretation. Sanrio, calligrapher Tomomi Kunishige and sweets artist Osamu Watanabe also joining in for 130cm statues. Check out the newly unvealed results after the jump.