The Summer 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo are still several years away, but already there are grumblings from concerned fans regarding possible delays and schedule disruptions for big events such as Comiket, the Tokyo Motor Show, and the International Tokyo Toy Show. Hit the jump to learn more.
Tachikawa Cinemas is planning a special celebration for the 61st birthday of Godzilla, Toho's most famous movie monster, that includes film screenings, music, and a live talk event. Hit the jump to learn more.
The 3rd annual Scream Queen Filmfest Tokyo celebrates horror movies made by and for women from all around the world. Hit the jump to learn more.
Cheepa's Gallery, an art exhibition venue in Ginza, is staging an exhibition entitled "Art of Cobra and Others", featuring the work of manga author Buichi Terasawa. Hit the jump to learn more.
Re-Kan!, a supernatural comedy TV anime based on the manga of the same name by Hinako Seta, is being adapted into a stage play in November of 2015. Hit the jump to learn more.
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!