SHELTER is an impressive production in many ways, but a great deal of its magic comes from the talent of its animation director, Megumi Kouno. Today we'll explore the unique qualities that bring her work to life!
The Nico Nico Super Conference 2015 is offering a special Anime Area designed to reproduce aspects of 6 different anime series, including Yowamushi Pedal and Shirobako, with a series of live-action games and challenges. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Newtype Anime Awards of 2014 have concluded and the winners have been announced as of the Machi Asobi event on Saturday. Hit the jump for more!
A photo of a store display at an undisclosed anime shop in Japan is getting lots of attention because the display is showcasing the majority of the idol anime / game franchises for male audiences together. Ps, Love Livers, WUG fans and AiKatsu Ojisans are discussing the possible idol war due to this brave, but thoughtless act of promotion. Is this act bad enough to cause a war between fandoms? See the controversial photo after the jump.
YATTAR NEWS brings us pics and info on a pair of figures based on the twin sister idol singers from the popular IDOLM＠STER franchise. Get a look after the jump!
The May issue of Comic Rex had a nice treat for bishoujo fans. A reversible cover features Eri Takenashi's Kannagi and Namori's YuruYuri mashed up with the [email protected] Meanwhile, always game for a bit of social media, Namori has tweeted a bonus pic of the Amusement Club dressed as the Imus idols. Get a look after the jump.
Kotobukiya has started moving into the fall with the character goods plans, and kicked it off with something nice and bishoujo. The 1/7 scale, 11 inch [email protected] Hibiki Ganaha - Angelic Island - Ani*Statue will be hitting in September. Get a look after the jump.
They’re tiny, they’re wacky, and now, thanks to COSPA, they’re paper crafts. Fans of Yukipo, Yayo, Chicchan and Miura-san, your day has come. Check out more after the jump.
In this 9th iteration of [email protected] 2 DLC, seasonally appropriate swimsuits/accessories are joined by American-inspired "fancy petunia" and "stylish denim" dresses, spacey "Eternal Terra and Luna," and adorable insect outfits. Check them out after the jump.
Bond villain Goldfinger said "once is happenstance. Twice is coincidence. The third time it's enemy action." Is the fact that the promo for second [email protected] OVA features prominent teeth brushing a coincidence or is it a Nisemonogatari inspired trend? Decide after the jump.