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    Friday May 22, 2020
  • KARAKAI JOZU NO TAKAGI-SAN Takes Her Teasing to the Virtual World

    "KARAKAI JOZU NO TAKAGI-SAN VR 1st Semester" hits Oculus Rift and other platforms in Japan today

    Fans who've always wanted to be teased by a precocious middle-schooler will soon have the opportunity to experience a little friendly first-hand teasing, because a virtual reality app featuring the titular character from KARAKAI JOZU NO TAKAGI-SAN has been released today in Japan via the Oculus Store and Steam. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday May 7, 2020
  • Take to the Skies with Little Witch Academia VR Broom Racing

    VR game comes to Oculus Quest this year, with more platforms to follow in 2021

    Prepare to take flight on your VR headset! The new flight simulator based on Studio Trigger's Little Witch Academia is coming to Oculus Quest this year, with more platforms to follow. Take a look at the game after the jump!

  • Thursday April 23, 2020
  • Ghost in the Shell VR Adventures Let You Stay Home with the Major

    Explore Shibuya, go on a scavenger hunt, and download your own Tachikoma

    Get away from it all with the Major! A new series of virtual and augmented reality features for Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 are coming to you free from Netflix. Explore Motoko Kusanagi's world after the jump!

  • Tuesday February 25, 2020
  • Infinite Dendrogram Resumes Broadcast After Being Delayed Due to Coronavirus

    The series returns to Japanese TV this week with episode 7

    After animation production for Infinite Dendrogram was delayed due to the outbreak of the coronavirus in China, it was announced today that the series will return to Japanese TV screens on February 27 with the 7th episode of the video game-related anime series. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday February 18, 2020
  • Infinite Dendrogram Is the Latest TV Anime Delay Due to Coronavirus

    The anime joins Railgun T, Asteroid in Love and A3! in delays due to the virus

    The official website for Infinite Dendrogram TV anime announced today that broadcast of episode 7 would be delayed due to the ongoing threat of coronavirus around the world. This is the fourth TV anime series so far, after A Certain Scientific Railgun T, Asteroid in Love, and A3! SEASON SPRING & SUMMER, to be hit with a delay. More information is after the jump.

  • Friday November 15, 2019
  • Infinite Dendrogram TV Anime to Debut on January 9 in Japan

    Special preview screening to be held in Odaiba on December 15

    The adaptation of Sakon Kaidou’s (writer) and Taiki’s (illustrator) virtual reality MMO light novels, Infinite Dendrogram, was announced to be premiering on Japanese TV on January 9, with a special event for the series to occur on December 15. Hit the jump to learn more about the series!

  • Wednesday September 11, 2019
  • Gatebox Begins Mass-Production of Tiny Virtual Girlfriends

    Long-running project enters the general market next month

    Remember those tiny virtual anime wives that were being tested out? They're going into mass-production! Gatebox has announced that the hardware for their holographic character tech will be available for purchase by the general public next month. Get the low-down on the product, and the future of the project, after the jump.

  • Monday June 3, 2019
  • Three New Cast Members Dive Deep in Infinite Dendrogram TV Anime

    Adaptation of light novel series about a fully immersive virtual MMO is currently in development

    Three new cast members have been revealed for Infinite Dendrogram, an upcoming TV anime based on the series of light novels written by Sakon Kaidou and illustrated by Taiki about a new player diving into the world of "Infinite Dendogram", a fully immersive virtual reality MMORPG. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday April 19, 2019
  • New Event Challenges Engineers to Hack Their Way to Anime

    The 0th Anime Hackathon puts technology to the test

    Could an engineer with no animation experience make an anime? That's what TWIN ENGINE and Pancake want to find out! The studios are joining forces to host an "Anime Hackathon," challenging engineers to create new animation with existing technology. Get the details after the jump!

  • Wednesday December 5, 2018
  • Steampunk Fantasy Anime KURAYUKABA Seeks Crowdfunding

    Animator Shigeyoshi Tsukahara helms original project that aims at both traditional animation and VR media

    Animator Shigeyoshi Tsukahara is spearheading a crowdfunding effort to promote the creation of KURAYUKUBA, an alternate history / steampunk fantasy anime that will employ both traditional animation techniques and VR technology. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday November 27, 2018
  • Watch VR Idol Unit Enogu's Major Debut Single MV "Heart no Penki"

    Their world's first virtual handshake event will be held in Tokyo on December 16 & 23

    As reported, Iwamotocho Geinousha's five-member virtual idol unit Enogu finally makes their major debut from Universal Music Japan today, and a full version music video for their first single "Heart no Penki" (Paint of The Heart) is now streamed on the record company's official YouTube channel. Check out their newest virtual performance after the jump!

  • Monday November 19, 2018
  • An Enigmatic Murder Mystery Unfolds in Tokyo Chronos Trailer

    Eir Aoi performs official theme song for upcoming VR "mystery adventure" visual novel

    A dynamic new trailer has been released for Tokyo Chronos, an upcoming original virtual reality "mystery adventure" visual novel from director Haruki Kashiwakura and publisher Sekai Project. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Thursday August 23, 2018
  • GeGeGe no Kitaro Enters the Spooky World of Virtual Reality

    3D short film, VR app, and AR smart phone models are all in the works for Shigeru Mizuki's yokai characters

    GeGeGe no Kitaro, the TV anime based on the classic yokai manga by Shigeru Mizuki, is entering the world of virtual reality with an initiative known as "Spirit and Art" that is being overseen by Toei Animation. Hit the jump to learn more.