Relive the history of Ranma 1/2, Dennou Coil, and more at a summer anime exhibition celebrating cel animation. The exhibit lets you view production materials, learn about the history of anime, and learn hands-on what it's like to produce cel animation. Find out more after the jump!
Kikuko Inoue played Lust in Fullmetal Alchemist, Belldandy from Ah! My Goddess, founded her own talent agency, and is a master of self introduction! She sat down with the press at Anime Central 2018 to share stories about her career, her greatest roles, and how she's managed to remain 17 for over 30 years! Hit the jump for all of her secrets!
Adopt the style of your favorite Tendo sister with fashion from earth music&ecology! The second installment in their Japan Label line is inspired by the heroines of Ranma 1/2. Check out the outfits and accessories after the jump!
From the venue of the ongoing Tokyo ComiCon 2017, Cinema Today has posted a short interview clip with Canadian comic artist Bryan Lee O'Malley, best known for his Scott Pilgrim series. He talks about the influence he gained from Japanese pop culture, especially from Rumiko Takahashi's Ranma 1/2 manga. Check out what he says after the jump.
Enjoying the Ranma 1/2 anniversary celebrations? There's still more! Check out the latest adorable accessories featuring the series's cursed animals. Hit the jump for order info, previews, and where to get your own.
It was only a matter of time until we got a Ranma 1/2 collaboration cafe! Come in for Shampoo's ramen, Ukyo's okonomiyaki, and Akane's... whatever that is... for a limited time, courtesy of THE GUEST Cafe & Diner. You can even experience events from the series while you dine courtesy of VR! Check out the menu and merch after the jump.
The Ranma 1/2 anniversary celebrations roll on, thanks to Village Vanguard and its line of pastel goodies! Shirts and travel pouches depict the classic characters in Rumiko Takahashi's original style. Check out the merch after the jump!
Celebrate 30 years of Ranma 1/2 with shirts, pins, glassware, and more! The online Natalie Store is showing off new manga-centric designs featuring Ranma and Akane. Hit the jump to preview them and find out where to buy!
In September, 1987, a few months after wrapping up a six and a half year run of Maison Ikkoku in Big Comic Spirits, Rumiko Takahashi went back to shonen with Ranma 1/2, a martial arts sex comedy that ran almost nine years and sold over 50 million copies in Japan. Now, as it celebrates its 30th anniversary, Cospa is lining up the goods. More after the jump.
In commemoration of the 30th anniversary of Ranma 1/2, one of Rumiko Takahashi's most successful manga series, post offices all over Japan and its official online store today started accepting pre-orders for original frame stamp sheet featuring its character illustrations. Hit the jump for more details of the anniversary item.
Who is anime's best Chinese boy? Fans over at Anime! Anime! cast their vote, and we have the top ten results. Check them out after the jump!