The press conference for “Kyoto Mugiwara Douchuki ~Mou Hitotsu no Wa no Kuni (Kyoto Mugiwara Travel Journal ~Another Wano Country~), the upcoming sightseeing event to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Eiichiro Oda’s internationally popular manga series One Piece, was held at the Kyoto City Office yesterday. In addition to... Read more
As reported, Sanrio, a Japanese character goods company internationally known for its Hello Kitty brand, plans to release various collaboration items featuring newly designed characters from Hiromu Arakawa’s popular manga series Hagane no Renkinjutsushi/Fullmetal Alchemist. The company recently revealed the key arts of its five lines: Cute, Oshi Chara... Read more
Watch Making Video of "Detective Conan" and "Chihayafuru" Manga Artists’ Collaboration Illustration
In order to promote the upcoming 21st Detective Conan feature film Karakurenai no Love Letter/Crimson Love Letter, Gosho Aoyama and Yuki Suetsugu, the authors of the Meitantei Conan/Detective Conan and Chihayafuru manga series, collaborated to draw an illustration featuring the characters from both series. Both manga have been serialized... Read more
Check Out Inside of Ikebukuro Hotel’s "Gintama" Collaboration Room
As previously reported, Sunshine City Prince Hotel in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, will start offering a time-limited special concept room based on the world and characters of Hideaki Sorachi’s popular comedy manga series Gintama from this Friday, April 14. This is the hotel’s 6th collaboration with popular anime series following Tiger... Read more
Ikebukuro Sunshine City Prince Hotel to Open "Gintama" Collaboration Room in April
Sunshine City Prince Hotel in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, announced today that it will offer a time-limited special concept room based on the world and characters of Hideaki Sorachi’s popular comedy manga series Gintama and its anime adaptation from this April to August. For anime fans who want to stay in... Read more
Pre-Orders Open for "Touken Ranbu" Yagen Toushirou Fashion Doll
Bandai’s official online store Premium Bandai has started accepting pre-orders for “Isul/Yagen Toushiro,” the first collaboration item between the popular web browser/app game Touken Ranbu -Online- and Groove‘s Isul fashion doll line. Isul is one of the series from Korean company Cheonsang Cheonha’s fashion doll brand Pullip, which was... Read more
Enjoy Your Music with JVC’s "Kuroko’s Basketball" Collaboration Wireless Headsets
Bandai’s official online store Premium Bandai today started accepting pre-orders for two wireless stereo headsets collaborating with the upcoming anime film Kuroko’s Basketball: Last Game for a March 2017 release in Japan. The collaboration items manufactured by famous Japanese audio company JVC Kenwood are inspired by the uniforms of the... Read more
11 Characters/Stands Featured on New "JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure" Collaboration T-Shirts
Bandai’s apparel division has started accepting pre-orders for new 11 collaboration T-shirts featuring the characters and stands from JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable, the fourth story arc of Hirohiko Araki’s long-running JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure manga series, on the Bandai Apparel Shop. The items are produced by Tokyo-based apparel... Read more
Levi and Mikasa Inspire Seiko’s 2nd "Attack on Titan" Collaboration Watches
Following the first set inspired by Eren Yeager and Levi released last September, Japanese watch company Seiko will start accepting pre-orders for its two second “Attack on Titan” collaboration wristwatches produced using the image of Levi and the main heroine Mikasa Ackerman, “The Strongest Pair in Human History,” for... Read more
"Pop Team Epic" Pop-Up Cafe Offers Alcoholic Baby Bottles and Subculture Kuso-onna Cakes
Bkub Okawa’s bizarre 4koma Pop Team Epic has a loyal following — loyal enough that a small pop-up cafe done previously is now getting another shot as a nationwide event.     This second collaboration between Pop Team Epic and Princess Cafe (which has also worked together with Drifters and Yuri!!! on... Read more