TBS TV's official anime online store Animaru has started accepting pre-orders for a life-size figure of Azusa Nakano from the K-ON! anime series at the price of 2,200,000 yen (about 19,640 US dollars). The 150 cm-tall item is a limited production of 22. Check out the photos of the special figure now displayed at the Gamers Akihabara store after the jump!
Oh My Goddess! or Ah! My Goddess author Kōsuke Fujishima has tweeted enough Madoka Magica figure pictures and Gundam models that his otaku-cred is well established. Along those lines, in a recent series of tweets, he's shared a series of K-on! sketches with his fans. Get a look after the jump.
Happy November 27th birthday to K-on!'s Yui Hirasawa, who shares the day with legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix, and to Naruto's Rock Lee, who shares the day with legendary martial artist Bruce Lee! Celebrate after the jump!
Showing off their winter plans at the CEATEC JAPAN 2012 trade show, Japanese mobile phone operator NTT Docomo had some nice goodies for anime fans. In time for 15th anniversary movie, Film Z, NTT Docomo will be releasing a branded One Piece Smartphone N-02E. Meanwhile, a Shabette Concier will feature characters from K-On!, Sanrio/Hello Kitty, Peanuts and more lending their voice and personality to a Siri-like service. Get a look after the jump.