A new mixed media project is bringing cute anime surfer boys to you! WAVE!! will be holding their first live event this August, and they're bringing their stars—voice actors from Blue Exorcist, Cells at Work!, and more—with them. Hit the jump for more info!
A new idol adventure begins next month as Re:STAGE! DREAM DAYS premieres. The latest PV introduces the main cast and gives us a sample of the OP theme, performed by main unit KiRaRe. Give it a look after the jump!
Franchouchou is recreating their legendary Arpino live next month... and it wouldn't be a concert without concert goods! We've got a first look at the event's new art, plus the merch fans can pick up both on site and at participating movie theaters. Check it out after the jump!
There's a lot to unpack about Neon Genesis Evangelion... but what if we told you its biggest secret is that the events of the story gave birth to 37 separate timelines? In a new video, our own Tim Lyu takes apart the results of Shinji's universal reset, from high school antics to that one time when NERV created an anti-Godzilla weapon. Check it out after the jump!
Anime history and Japanese history meet at the Osamu Tezuka Shop & Café! The new venue lets you shop anime-inspired toys and apparel, plus enjoy dining in tatami style seating and read vintage manga from your phone. Check out more info after the jump!
Fate/Grand Order is preparing to take its fans to a magical land in this year's FGO Fes! "Chaldea Park" will feature a battle arena, an island venue, and much more. Get a sneak peek after the jump!
A new online Rakuten lottery is letting Sarazanmai fans connect with festive character goods! Acrylic standees, pins, and more are up for grabs, delivered in your very own Kappazon box. Hit the jump to check them out—but beware spoilers for episodes 10 and 11!
He's making the jump from LINE and Facebook to anime! Business Fish is about to become a 3DCG motion-capture anime starring everyone's favorite salaryman whose head is a literal fish. Check out the cast and a preview after the jump!
The 20th anniversary of Digimon Adventure is getting tasty with a new Digi-Destined collab café! Tower Records is hosting a special Digimon-inspired menu and offering musical merch for fans. Take a peek after the jump!
Ready for more mecha action? Super Robot Wars T is preparing to release a new DLC storyline! Returning characters and customizable difficulty levels are just a bit of what's in store. Take a peek after the jump!
The film classic Castle of Cagliostro is coming back to the big screen in October, this time with live music! Composer Yuji Ohno will be leading an orchestra in the film's memorable score in real time, followed by a suite of beloved Lupin the 3rd tunes. Get the details after the jump!
Feel like your favorite manga belongs in a museum? It just might! This summer, London's British Museum is running an exhibit all about the history, art, and business of manga. It's the largest exhibit of its type ever outside Japan, and we've got a look at some of what's on display. Take a peek after the jump!
How much does Japan love Tom and Jerry? Enough to make an anniversary musical! The classic cartoon will be getting a stage production starting in August, starring stand-up comedians and male idols in the title roles. Hit the jump for the early news!
Celebrate Sonic the Hedgehog's birthday this month with an hour-long mix on YouTube! The tunes are set to play around the world in just a few days. Plus, fans in Tokyo can gather for a live birthday celebration. Find out more after the jump!
Concept hotel venue IkePri25 is preparing for its next collaboration. This time, fans of idol boys can look forward to rooms and lounges themed after the stars of King of Prism and DREAM!ing. Get a sneak preview of what's next for Sunshine City's top-floor venue after the jump!