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    Wednesday September 1, 2021
  • Mainland Tourist Brings Trouble in "Deji" Meets Girl TV Anime PV

    New cast member and Japanese broadcast details revealed for upcoming short form TV anime

    Summer break takes a turn for the strange in a new preview video for "Deji" Meets Girl, an upcoming original short form TV anime about a young girl whose boring days helping at her family's hotel in Okinawa grow more exciting by the minute with the arrival of a stranger from the mainland surrounded by weird phenomena. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Thursday July 29, 2021
  • Summer Break Gets Weird in "Deji" Meets Girl Short Form TV Anime

    Main staff, key visual, and teaser trailer revealed for upcoming production set in Okinawa

    Summer vacation is a time for strange encounters in "Deji" Meets Girl, an upcoming short form TV anime about a high school girl whose dull part time job at her family's hotel in Okinawa takes a turn for the unusual with the arrival of a visitor from the mainland. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday September 14, 2018
  • Anime vs. Real Life – The "Hawaii of Japan" Is the Perfect Setting for Harukana Receive [Part 2]

    Check out more of the real-world locations of Harukana Receive

    While summer is finally coming to an end for us, the Okinawan sun is still scorching hot in Harukana Receive, as the grand finale between the Harukana and the Éclair pair is under way. The tournament takes place at a beach, which is just as beautiful in real life as it is portrayed in the anime. So, check out these and many new real-world comparisons from Harukana Receive, right after the jump!

  • Tuesday July 31, 2018
  • Anime vs. Real Life – The "Hawaii of Japan" Is the Perfect Setting for Harukana Receive

    Check out the real-world locations of Harukana Receive

    There just couldn’t have been a more perfect setting for a summer anime about beach volleyball than the "Hawaii of Japan." Harukana Receive takes us to the beautiful beaches of the tropical Okinawa, all of which are real! See how the show’s locations stack up to their real-world counterparts, right after the jump!

  • Monday December 5, 2016
  • "One Piece Run" Footrace Event Returns to Okinawa in March of 2017

    5.5 kilometer race will include "One Piece" themed race course and special stage events at the goal

    Aspiring pirates in Okinawa will have another chance to strap on their running shoes and race for the gold, because the "One Piece Run" footrace is returning to the town of Chatan in the Nakagami District of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, in March of 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday November 2, 2015
  • "One Piece"-Themed Footrace Coming to Okinawa in March of 2016

    5.5 kilometer "ONE PIECE Run in Okinawa 2016" race can accomodate up to 10,000 runners in 5 waves

    A special One Piece-themed athletic event is coming to the town of Chatan in the Nakagami District of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, in March of 2016, and it features a 5.5 kilometer run and an after party with musical guests. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday May 21, 2015
  • Ichiro Mizuki Headlines "Anime Song Days 2015" at Ocean Expo Park

    Two-day event celebrates famous anime opening & ending themes

    Ocean Expo Park in Okinawa is holding a free, 2 day concert entitled "Anime Song Days 2015", featuring Ichiro Mizuki and other singers famous for their anime opening and ending themes. Hit the jump to learn more and rock out.

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