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    Monday October 4, 2021
  • Pop Team Epic Author Bkub Okawa Opens Cat-Themed Youtube Channel

    Manga author adopts three stray cats and names them after Arnold Schwarzenegger movies

    If you're in the mood for some light and fluffy news, Pop Team Epic creator Bkub Okawa has got you covered, because recently the manga author has adopted three adorable cats, named them all after Arnold Schwarzenegger movies, and opened a Youtube channel featuring videos of them enjoying their new life in his home. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday October 29, 2020
  • VIDEO: Junji Ito Reacts to YOUR Cats!

    Watch the horror manga master himself check out Crunchyroll user’s cats!

    Crunchyroll previously asked Junji Ito react to the best cats in anime, but this time we asked him to react to YOUR OWN felines! Hit the jump to watch the special video!  

  • Sunday July 19, 2020
  • From Bakeneko to Bakemonogatari: The Secret History of Catgirls

    What's a catgirl to a nya-believer?

    Where in the world did catgirls come from and what does it have to do with kabuki, ghosts, and horror movies? The truth is hairier than you think. Let's take a deep dive into the world of yokai and a passion for animal ears on cute girls and find out!

  • Thursday February 6, 2020
  • Shokotan and Junji Ito Collaborate On Cat Themed Apparel, Because Of Course They Would

    Collaboration unveiled on Shokotan's social media

    Japanese personality, singer and illustrator Shoko Nakagawa, known affectionately to her followers as Shokotan, is well-known for her unique love of cats. Japanese manga author Junji Ito is also known for his devotion to his pet cats Yon and Mu and using cats as inspiration for his work. What happens when they both collaborate? A really sharp and stylish example of a dress shirt with Ito's work. Read on for the pictures

  • Tuesday January 7, 2020
  • Anime Stars Join the Jellicle Ball for CATS Japanese Dub

    Voice actors from Cowboy Bebop, Sarazanmai, and more vie for a trip to the Heaviside Layer

    The film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats is coming out in Japan, with an all-star cast of anime voice actors! See which of your favorite anime stars are dancing their way to the Heaviside Layer after the jump.

  • Tuesday July 30, 2019
  • Cats Is Still Big, Weird, and Furry in Japan

    If you can't get enough of Cats, neither can Japan!

    Ever since 1983, the Shiki Theatre Company has been gifting us with their very own production of Cats, the world famous musical. But how does a high-concept show like Cats get adapted for Japan? And how come it's still so dang popular? Hit the jump and read on!

  • Tuesday June 4, 2019
  • Would You Hug These 10 Anime Cats? We Bet You Would!

    Have you hugged your cat today?

    It's Hug A Cat Day. So, we're honoring the most huggable (or not) cats in anime.

     

    Find out where your favorite anime kitty lands after the jump.

  • Saturday January 27, 2018
  • Actors Embrace Their Inner Feline in "Neko wa Daku Mono" Film

    Live-action adaptation based on 2015 novel by Junko Oyama heads to theaters in Japan on June 23, 2018

    Neko wa Daku Mono ("Embracing the Cat"), an upcoming live-action film adaptation of Junko Oyama's 2015 novel, is giving some actors the opportunity to get in touch with their inner feline, because they'll be playing cats that imagine themselves as human beings. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday April 28, 2017
  • Voice Actress Yoshino Nanjō Creates Characters for "Neko no Rob" TV Anime

    Short-form anime will air as part of Hiroshima Home Television's "Setonyankai" cat-themed mini-program

    Voice actress Yoshino Nanjō (Eli Ayase in Love Live! School Idol Project) is creating original characters and providing the voice for a laidback cat in Neko no Rob ("Rob the Cat"), an upcoming short form anime that will be joining Hiroshima Home Television's Setonyankai, a cat-themed mini programming block in May of 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday May 2, 2016
  • Japan's All-Cat Band Debuts Music Video!

    First album by "SHINyan" on sale now

    Japan’s mind-boggling all-feline tribute to K-pop boy band SHINee makes sweet music (and sport jaunty outfits) in their full-length promo video! Enjoy the staggering clip, along with band member bios, after the jump!

  • Thursday April 28, 2016
  • Meet SHINyan, Japan's First K-Pop Band Made up Entirely of Cats!

    First album on sale now

    Say “meow” to SHINyan: Japan’s all-feline tribute to K-pop boy band SHINee. This soon to be legendary 5-cat group makes its video debut in a startling new teaser trailer. Enjoy the clip, plus member bios after the jump!

  • Wednesday May 20, 2015
  • "Mewgaroo Hoodie" Comes With Special Pocket for Cat Storage

    Fashionable informal wear will make you the cat's pajamas of your living room

    Sometimes there's just no convenient place to put a cat, but Unihabitant has developed a versatile solution for modern animal companionship with the cat-themed "Mewgaroo Hoodie". Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Tuesday April 14, 2015
  • "Neko Zamurai" TV Drama Gets 2nd Season

    The unlikely friendship between a fluffy white cat and a master swordsman continues in April

    The mind of a samurai isn't only filled with thoughts of slashing down foes on the battlefield. There's also room for kitties. At least, that's the premise of the TV period drama / comedy Neko Zamurai, which is getting a second season in April of 2015. Hit the jump to learn more.

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