Mari Yamazaki’s manga “Thermae Romae” will be adapted into a three-episode animated TV miniseries on Fuji Television Network Inc.’s
Three manga titles appeared in Da Vinci magazine’s 12th annual Book of the Year top 10.Eiichiro Oda’s “One Piece,” published by Shueisha Inc.,
Publisher Hakusensha Inc. said it released an anthology in December by Oscar-winning animation artist Kunio Kato.
Popular vocalist Ichiro Mizuki released Dec. 7 a deluxe two-disc DVD set to celebrate the 40th anniversary of his debut
Three titles from Japanese game publishers have been nominated in the Best Animated Video Game category for the 39th Annie Awards
Critically acclaimed manga “A Drifting Life” by Yoshihiro Tatsumi and “Saint Young Men” by Hikaru Nakamura are two of the many Japanese titles
With a third Evangelion movie, “Evangelion 3.0: Q Quickening” set to hit the theaters in the fall of 2012, a new and updated edition of
An animated feature film adaptation of the popular “K-On!” TV series hit 137 theaters nationwide on Dec. 3, raking in 316 million yen
Head on over to the Book Walker Tokyo Metro Underground shop in Shinjuku Station. Kadokawa Contents Gate Co. opened the store
Shogakukan-Shueisha Productions Co. (ShoPro) has released a Japanese language version of a popular Belgian graphic novel.
A much-anticipated feature film adaptation of “Blood-C” will hit cinemas nationwide on June 2, 2012.
the “Kinnikuman” wrestling manga series by manga duo Yudetamago is making a comeback,
“A Cruel Angel’s Thesis,” the main theme song of the “Neon Genesis Evangelion” animated TV series performed by Yoko Takahashi, topped the list of the 10 most popular karaoke anime songs in 2011
English readers can for the first time read the classic science-fiction novel “Ten Billion Days and One Hundred Billion Nights,”
The winners of the 13th annual DigiCon6 digital content contest were announced Nov. 18, with Kosuke Sugimoto’s short anime “Sing In My Own Way” scooping the golden award,
Leading publisher Kadokawa Group Holdings Inc. and Dwango Co., which operates Nico Nico Douga, have joined hands to launch a new online manga site.
A new animated TV series of the 1974 classic “Space Battleship Yamato” will hit the air next year, following a feature movie of the anime,
Japan Post Service Co. will release a postal stamp set featuring characters from the “Dragon Ball Kai” animated series on Jan. 23.
Media Arts Current Contents, a government-affiliated portal on media arts covering manga, anime and videogames, was launched
The Tibetan Dog,” an animated feature jointly produced by Japan’s leading anime studio Madhouse Inc. and China Film Group Corp.,