To celebrate the 35th anniversary of the debut of manga artist Nobuyuki Fukumoto, author of such works as Kaiji and Akagi, the Gallery of Fantastic Art in Tokyo is holding an exhibition of Fukuomoto's work as well as a collaboration cafe. Hit the jump to learn more.
Coming in July, a new hands-on science exhibit at the Miraikan National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation in Tokyo, Japan, will feature the science of Pokemón. Hit the jump to learn more.
The final chapter of the live-action Parasyte live-action films is coming to Japanese theaters soon, and a bizarre cross-promotion is coming to the Food Nations Meat Fest Tokyo 2015 venue. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new smart phone app is designed to help fans of popular movies, TV shows, and anime visit Tokyo hot-spots that have been featured in the world of cinema. Hit the jump to find out more.
Tokyo-based company S-Drive has launched a new regional revitalization project for Katsushika Ward in Tokyo, named Katsushika Heroine Collection, KatsuColle for short, featuring moe bishoujo characters designed and named after the stations and areas in the ward. Check the KatsuColle girls after the jump.
We know what you’re thinking… “Christmas? Already?” Alas, such is the case in Japan, where the dazzling over the top outdoor illumination spectacles have begun rolling out in earnest. Get a look at the winter wonderland now on display at Tokyo Midtown after the jump!
News editor in chief Patrick Macias continues his journey into the Tokyo underground in pursuit of the new Anison (“anime song”) club scene. Read his report and watch video from the event known as "Heavy Pop" after the jump!
News honcho Patrick Macias continues his series of reports on Tokyo’s cutting edge anime song, or “anison”, club scene. Check out some wild pics and watch exclusive video footage after the jump!
The Japan Times has posted a 90-second video report of a 6.6 meter tall replica Godzilla at Tokyo Midtown Garden on its official YouTube channel. The statue was build to celebrate the franchise's 60th anniversary and to promote the upcoming Gareth Edwards-directed American film. Check the report after the jump.