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    Sunday November 22, 2020
  • Roselia and RAISE A SUILEN Headline BanG Dream!'s First No-Audience Online Concert

    No-audience online live will serve as a prelude to February concert

    The stars of BanG Dream! bands Roselia and RAISE A SUILEN are joining forces for the project's first-ever no-audience online live! The December event will serve as a prelude for the girl bands' upcoming February live. Get the scoop after the jump!

  • Tuesday November 17, 2020
  • MAGFest Introduces "The MAGLord" — a Virtual Space For Its 2021 Event

    The music and gaming convention will take place in multiple digital venues this January

    MAGFest is taking its 2021 event online — and virtual! A new video reveals the VR event space currently under construction for the annual music and gaming event. Find out more about Virtual MAGFest after the jump!

  • Thursday November 12, 2020
  • Pikachu Lights up the Night at Japan's Pokémon Illumination

    Check out photos from the bright and shiny holiday event

    Pikachu, Eevee, and all their friends are preparing to light up the night this month! The upcoming Pokémon Illumination will feature displays, photo ops, rides, and more. Get a sneak peek after the jump!

  • Tuesday October 6, 2020
  • Go Nagai Teams up with Cutie Honey Stars for Magical Stage Event

    Cutie Honey FES will unite actors and directors from across nearly five decades

    For nearly 50 years, magical android (and sometimes magical girl) Cutie Honey has reinvented herself in anime, manga, live-action, and onstage. To celebrate her many forms, a live event is being held next month, featuring series creator Go Nagai and cast and crew from across the years. Get the scoop after the jump!

  • Wednesday September 30, 2020
  • Saitama's Anitama-sai Event Goes Online for 2020

    Events include appearances by Roselia from BanG Dream! and virtual sightseeing

    Like many live events, Saitama's Anitama-sai event has made the choice to move online this year. Check out their first programming announcements, including appearances from BanG Dream!'s Roselia and virtual sightseeing, after the jump!

  • Tuesday September 1, 2020
  • Virtual Music Festival GBX Black Brings Nerdcore to Twitch on September 5

    Carole & Tuesday's Nai Br.XX will be among the performers featured

    GoBoiano is taking its musical events online with a brand new virtual experience! GBX Black takes place this Saturday, bringing together geeks of color to celebrate their contributions to the anime community. Get more info after the jump!

  • Sunday July 5, 2020
  • Sanrio's Little Twin Stars Light Tokyo Tower with Projection Mapping Show

    "Twinkle color miracle☆" celebrates 45 years of Kiki and Lala

    Sanrio is bringing some sparkle to Tokyo this summer! Their Little Twin Stars characters are the focus of a projection mapping show on Tokyo Tower, which kicked off this month. Take a look at the lights of Twinkle Color Miracle☆ after the jump!

  • Tuesday June 30, 2020
  • Cel-Ga Fills the Convention Void with Online Live Anime Cel Auction

    Event will take place July 4

    Want to own a little piece of anime history? Cel-Ga is looking for you! The London anime cel dealer will be holding a live online auction this July 4 for interested collectors. Find out how to take part after the jump!

  • Wednesday June 10, 2020
  • Fate/GO Fes 2020 Is Cancelled—But Expect Anniversary Festivities in "Another Form"

    August event will not take place for the safety of fans and staff

    This year's Fate/Grand Order Fes is the latest event to fall under lockdown concerns. However, showrunners promise that there will be other anniversary festivities. Get the updates after the jump.

  • Friday June 5, 2020
  • Kadokawa Light Novel Expo 2020 Has Been Postponed

    New dates not yet available

    This year's ambitious light novel expo stagedby Kadokawa has been delayed indefinitely due to health concerns. More news will be forthcoming, but we have the latest after the jump.

  • Thursday June 4, 2020
  • New Exhibit Will Go Behind the Scenes of SHIROBAKO

    Saitama's SKIP City will show off materials from the series and film

    SHIROBAKO fans can go behind the scenes of the anime industry, and learn more about the popular series and film, at an upcoming exhibition in Saitama! The event will include rotating exhibits and an interactive portion. Find out more after the jump!

  • Monday March 9, 2020
  • Gintama Live Music Events Rock Tokyo and Osaka in Summer of 2020

    "GINTAMA SOUND ULTRA SOUL!" celebrates the music of Gintama with performances in June and July

    Tokyo and Osaka will soon experience the silver soul of rock and roll, because "GINTAMA SOUND ULTRA SOUL!" - a live-concert event celebrating the music of Gintama, the hit TV anime based on Hideaki Sorachi's sci-fi comedy samurai manga - will be performing there in June and July of 2020, respectively. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday June 23, 2019
  • Kemono Friends Party Live Event Visual Bids Adieu to a Good Friend

    Voice actress Kana Motomiya graduates from the role of Fennec after the July 27, 2019 show at Maihama Amphitheater

    Kemono Friends Party - a live-event featuring music and an original story for the Kemono Friends multimedia project that will be held on July 27, 2019, at the Maihama Amphitheater venue in Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture, Japan - marks the final performance of voice actress Kana Motomiya before she graduates from the role of Fennec, and now a new key visual for the event shows the cast showing their Friend off in style. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Thursday June 20, 2019
  • Castle of Cagliostro to Air with Live Soundtrack Performance

    Lupin the 3rd composter Yuji Ohno celebrates a double anniversary with a unique live show

    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!

  • Journey Down the Rabbit Hole at the British Museum's Manga Exhibit

    Original manga pages, an open-form library, and larger-than-life heroes await you!

    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!