On August 21, 2015, prolific manga author Kazuo Koike will be presenting a lecture entitled "Digital Comics: The Next Generation of Manga - A Pressing Proposal to the Status Quo" at the "Manga * Anime * Games from Japan" exhibition in Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
Sanrio Puroland, an amusement park in Tokyo, is getting ready to ring in a spooky Halloween season with characters such as Helloy Kitty and My Melody receiving a monstrous makeover. Hit the jump to learn more.
The 6th annual "Tsuburaya Productions Creative Jam 50" art exhibition is coming to Tokyo, featuring artwork and limited character goods inspired by the tokusatsu works of Tsuburaya Productions, such as Ultraman and Ultra Q. Hit the jump to learn more.
Veteran voice actress / singer Chisa Yokoyama is returning to the stage in October of 2015 for a concert featuring the music of the Sakura Wars anime and video game series. Hit the jump to learn more.
Survival game enthusiasts are lifting a page from Splatoon's play book, because on August 22 and 23, 2015, the ASOBIBA AQUA venue in Tokyo is hosting COLOR GUN, a survival game in which teams try to paint their opponents in rainbow colors. Hit the jump to learn more.
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Capcom's Ghosts `n Goblins arcade game, known in Japan as Makai Mura, the devilishly difficult game is teaming up with Asakusa Hanayashiki, one of Japan's oldest amusement parks. Hit the jump to learn more.
Question: Who needs a cafe full of cute kittens or fluffy owls when you can unwind and enjoy a refreshing beverage in the company of …SNAKES! A new snake-themed cafe has just opened up in Tokyo that makes such beautiful dreams possible. Enjoy a video report on the new Tokyo Snake Center after the jump!
A newly opened museum in Tokyo sponsored by voice talent management group 81 Produce chronicles the history of Japanese voice acting work all the way back to 1917. Hit the jump to learn more.
The weirdness factor in Tokyo’s Harajuku neighborhood took a dramatic increase over the weekend with the opening of the Kawaii Monster Café, a new theme restaurant designed to shock the senses and taste buds. A new video tour shows you around inside after the jump!
A new art exhibition in Shibuya promises to propel visitors into the worlds of the films of Mamoru Hosoda. Hit the jump to learn more.
An exhibition celebrating the 45th anniversary of Sazae-san, the world's longest running TV animation, is coming to the Matsukaya Ueno department store in Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.