On January 12, the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games announced the 14 members of the Mascot Selection Examination Council to discuss how to choose the official mascot for the event in 2020, and 31-year-old otaku idol Shoko Nakagawa, aka Shokotan, is confirmed to be included in the lineup. Hit the jump for more details.
Singer/voice actress/personality/voice actress Shoko "Shokotan" Nakagawa has some interesting quirks. She wears desiccated insect skins. She licks cats. She threatens to lose control of body functions when interviewing manga artists. And, Pokémon releases excite her oral fixation. That was the case even before she began hosting the weekly Pokémon variety show. Guess, what. There was a just a Pokémon release!
The official website for "Dragon Quest Live Spectacle Tour," the upcoming live stage show adaptation of Square Enix's internationally popular game franchise Dragon Quest has announced that 30-year-old otaku idol/singer/actress Shoko Nakagawa, aka Shokotan, is cast as Princess Alena. Check her visual and PVs for the show after the jump.
Apple's new Ipad Pro and Pencil have created a remarkable amount of excitement about manga creators, with a number of notables eager to try out of the new tech toys and post the results to social media. Check it out after the jump.
Singer/voice actress/personality/voice actress/noted cat fancier Shoko "Shokotan" Nakagawa was recently at attractions like the Hanayashiki amusement park in Asakusa, Taitō, Tokyo for a fan meet and greet, What really impressed her online admirers was the full array of Sailor Moon Inner Senshi she prepared. Get a look after the jum.
A new TV variety program entitled "Shall We Gather at the Pokémon House?" begins airing on TV Tokyo on October 04, 2015, and it's hosted by Pokémon super-fan Shokotan and others. Hit the jump to learn more.
In anime set in the summer, you'll often hear a buzzing noise made by cicada insects. These bugs emerge from the ground leaving molted skins. The remains are the kind of gross thing that fascinate children and apparently otaku idol Shokotan. Occasionally since 2008, she puts on a headdress of the things. Get a look after the jump.
In case your Monday morning hasn't been bizarre enough already, hit the jump to check out a 15 second TV spot featuring voice actress / singer / cat lover Shoko Nakagawa riding a giant cat.
Singer/voice actress/personality/voice actress/noted cat fancier Shoko "Shokotan" Nakagawa, is set to join the cast of Sailor Moon Crystal as popular mascot cat Luna's daughter Diana. The character will be introduced in April 18th's episode 20. More after the jump.
Today is the recording day of "PUNCH LINE!," the OP song for the upcoming TV anime Punchline, performed by a collaboration unit "Shokotan Daisuki Denpagumi" between Shoko Nakagawa and idol group Denpagumi.inc. Shokotan has posted her own illustration of the six members on her official Twitter. Check her latest art after the jump!