We previously reported on this talented manga artist and illustrator by the name TAKUMI and he keeps posting amazing work! He recently posted his version of a One Piece work that you do not want to miss. He also posted a wickedly charming Santa Claus illustration inspired by Jojo's Bizarre Adventure in time for the holidays. See both works after the jump!
Asian mobile messaging service LINE had recently introduced a collection of anime stamps for users with titles such as Magi, Puella Magi Madoka Magica and Attack On Titan, but as soon as the Uta No Prince Sama LINE stamps were introduced, fans immediately started spamming each other! But, there is one stamp in the set of 40 that challenged fans creativity to use it in interesting ways. Check out the funny Japanese reaction after the jump!
Last night, anime kids went nuts when #makeanimeboring was made one of the top US trending topics on Twitter, complete with jokes like "Howl's Moving Trailerhome" and "Galaxy Public Transportation 999" and "Business Suit Gundam." More after the jump.
The Kill la Kill official Twitter is celebrating reaching 20,000 followers and the anime's official site has updated the special page to giveaway Twitter icons and a special wallpaper. Also, updated character visuals with new versions for Ryuko and Satsuki. *SPOILER ALERT FOR THOSE WHO HAVE NOT WATCHED EPISODE 3 OR LATER* See all of them after the jump!
On his own Twitter account, popular voice actor Yūki Ono (Kagami Taiga from Kuroko's Basketball, Inuzuka Kyuma from Valvrave the Liberator) revealed that he is recovering from a recent surgery from an accident that broke his left collarbone. Read more after the jump.
Shining Office, the artist management agency in Uta No Prince Sama has announced the formation of the Shining Theatrical Troupe, 3 theatrical troupes made up of idols which will have new songs, drama CD releases and merchandise sales. As a part of the promotion, the current official character Twitter accounts will also be active from now until February 28th, blurring the line of reality and fiction in the minds of fangirls. Read more, after the jump!
Japanese convenience store chain Lawson has introduced a new Elizabeth-shaped bun in collaboration with Gintama. However, the flavor is still unannounced for the bun that will be available from November 5th. Any seasoned Gintama fan will guess at many different possibilities, with a Twitter promotion to guess the flavor for special prizes. Read more after the jump!
Official Twitter hashtags for anime series can be serious business. Just ask the town of Reading, English whose tag collided with the one for spring's RD Red Data Girl anime. This season, potential for hilarity exists with Freezing Vibration, using the tag #genetics. See the full list after the jump.
Kanehara Takumi, a former host turned manga artist with award recognition from the Shonen Jump Treasure New Manga Award, is getting a lot of attention by his Alphonse Mucha-inspired Ghibli character series of illustrations that he posts on his Twitter account. In his latest work that he calls "The Avengers of Ghibli", he interprets Ghibli characters as The Avengers. See the artwork and the series made him internet famous after the jump!
Fuji TV recently broadcast the result of the poll that collected votes from one hundred and thirty thousand people in Japan to decide the anime titles to be preserved for the future after the first 50 years of anime production history. Many Twitter users who saw the results had different opinions and started posting their votes with a hash tag! See both sets of results after the jump!
Twipple Trend, BIGLOBE's information site for Twitter users, reported the monthly ranking for June of 2013 on July 9. The most discussed anime-related word by the Japanese Twitter users in the month was "Regina," the name of an enemy girl from Dokidoki!PreCure. Hit the jump for more details.
Following the premiere of the first episode of the long-awaited Free! swimming club anime, the official site has added multiple sets of Twitter icons for fans to use to deck out their Twitter profiles. Get a look at some of the icons in the sets after the jump!