The official website for "Rurouni Kenshin 25th Anniversary Exhibition," the first art exhibition for Nobuhiro Watsuki's internationally popular action jidaigeki manga series, opens today with a key visual featuring the protagonist Kenshin Himura newly drawn by the author himself. Check out the latest information after the jump!
One day before the opening of the "Fate/stay night: Tracing 15 Years of TYPE-MOON" exhibition, the thee main heroine voice actresses from the Fate/stay night game/anime franchise: Ayako Kawasumi (Saber), Kana Ueda (Rin Tohsaka), and Noriko Shitaya (Sakura Matou) gathered at the venue for its tape-cutting ceremony. Check out photos from the special exhibition after the jump!
The first ever solo The Quintessential Quintuplets exhibition was held in Ikebukuro earlier this year and was such a success that the Nakano sisters and Futaro are taking a trip down to Osaka in November to bring the popular series to the Kansai region with new goods. More details are after the jump!
In commemoration of the 20th anniversary for Hiroyuki Takei's Shaman King action fantasy manga series, its first original art exhibition is set to be held in Tokyo (November 23 - December 4, 2019), Osaka (January 22 - 28, 2020), and Aomori (April 29 - May 10, 2020). Check out a main visual featuring all the main characters newly drawn by the author after the jump.
"AKIRA ART OF WALL Katsuhiro Otomo × Kosuke Kawamura AKIRA ART EXHIBITION" is scheduled to be held as the opening exhibition for PARCO MUSEUM TOKYO (4F) and GALLERY X (B1F) to open in the Shibuya Parco shopping mall in Tokyo on November 22, 2019. Hit the jump for more details including photos of the original wall arts.
Fan-favourite five sister harem anime and manga series, The Quintessential Quintuplets had their first ever exhibition in August at Sunshine City in Ikebukuro, brightening up the already sunny area. We sent our Japan Correspondent, Daryl Harding, down there to soak in the pleasant charm of the Nakano sisters. Hit the jump to check it out!
"Weathering With You Exhibition," a display event dedicated to Makoto Shinkai's latest anime feature film Weathering With You is scheduled to be held in the Event Square on the eighth floor of the Matsuya Ginza department store in Tokyo from September 25 to October 7, 2019. Hit the jump for some samples including one of the earliest sketches for the film.
"Attack on Titan Final Exhibition," the second art exhibition dedicated to Hajime Isayama's internationally popular manga series will end its two-month run in Tokyo this Sunday. To celebrate the manga's tenth anniversary, the exhibition will offer a special event on the following Monday, September 9. Hit the jump for more details including its memorial visual.
Have you ever wanted to live in Evangelion’s Tokyo-3? Or look closely at the neighborhood where Sailor Moon’s Usagi Tsukino lives? You can do all this at the SMALL WORLDS TOKYO exhibition. Read on for more!
Tokyo-based company Art Collection House plans to hold "Sakura Wars ~Hidenori Matsubara Original Art Exhibition" to display 30 original arts from Sega's long-running Sakura Wars game franchise drawn by its character designer in Tokyo and Osaka this summer. Check out the sample arts from the special event after the jump!
As reported, 50-year-old manga illustrator Takeshi Obata (Hikaru no Go, Death Note, Bakuman.)'s first art exhibition "Artist Activity 30th Anniversary Takeshi Obata Exhibition NEVER COMPLETE" has been held in Tokyo since July 13. Today, he has appeared at the venue to perform a live-drawing session. Check out his drawing process in the live-streaming video after the jump!
Japan's oldest currently published shoujo manga magazine Nakayoshi was launched by Kodansha in December 1954, and will celebrate its 65th anniversary with its January 2020 issue. To celebrate the memorial year, a special original manga art exhibition is set to be held at Yayoi Museum in Tokyo from October 4 to December 25, 2019. Hit the jump for more details.
Today on the release day of the 4K remaster edition Blu-ray box of Genmu Senki Leda/Leda: The Fantastic Adventure of Yohko, Toho revealed product photos of a new 1/7 scale figure of its protagonist Yohko Asagiri to be released in late December of this year. Check out the details of the limited-production item and the anime's special exhibition after the jump.
To commemorate the manga's seventh anniversary and the broadcast of the TV anime's second season, the Jashin-chan Dropkick/Dropkick on My Devil! franchise will hold a "Jashin-chan Exhibition Mini" event in Tokyo, Osaka, and Fukuoka from June 15. In the announcement, it was confirmed that the TV anime's second season is set to air in next year, 2020. Hit the jump for more information.
Parco will hold "Kemono Friends World," a special exhibition dedicated to the Kemono Friends franchise at Parco Museum (Ikebukuro Parco Main Building 7F) from June 7 to 24, 2019. In addition to various illustrations that condense the charms of the Kemono Friends world, 300 Friends designs will be displayed together in its special area. Learn more after the jump.