Psycho Pass Hit 248 Million Yen Revenue Mark After Four Days

The much anticipated movie of PSYCHO-PASS are now being screened across 103 Japanese cinemas last Friday, 9 January. Even with the R15+ rating because of violent content and murder scene, it managed to sit on the fourth position in weekend box office and generate over 136 million yen on 93,164 …

Kyoto Temple Held an Ancient Soccer Game Kemari

Kemari, an ancient soccer game was held in a Kyoto temple to entertain the audiences.

Shimogamo temple held this event annually on 4 January to pray for the well being of the community. A special field was prepared on the day with bamboo poles on each …

New Movie for Love Live! in 2015

Shochiku’s website The Cinemas put up a list of scheduled movies for 2015-2016 by Shochiku who is celebrating its 120th anniversary. Among the movies which will be screened in summer 2015, there is a tentative title called Gekijouban LoveLive! (LoveLive! the …

Love Live! in Kanda Matsuri

μ’s was reported in Love Live! Year End Special show to be in one of the three most important Shinto festivals in Tokyo, Kanda Matsuri.

Famous among fans of the idol anime as a “Holy Land”, this collaboration will be the latest between the series and the shrine. A poster of all nine members of μ’s with shrine maiden outfits was unveiled and it will greet everyone participating in the shrine’s annual Kanda Festival on May 9 and 10, …

Angel Beats! and Sakura Trick Return in 2015

Angel Beats! together with Sakura Trick will make a comeback in 2015, but probably not in a form that you have been hoping.
Tokyo MX released a schedule for the anime broadcast 2015 where the two are mentioned to be aired in January. Sakura Trick will return on 7 January while Angel Beats! follows a day …

Pupa Manga Receives New Project

After concluding her second manga, Switch Witch, Sayaka Mogi announced on Saturday that Pupa, her first manga, will receive a new upcoming project that is currently a work-in-progress. In its announcement, it was mentioned that her debut work will “get deeper…!!” Young Champion magazine from Hakusensha will cover this new project in its future …

New Trailer for Aldnoah.Zero 2 Released

A new teaser trailer for the most anticipated anime for January 2015, Aldnoah.Zero 2 has been released. It includes a sample from its opening theme called “&Z”.

 
The opening theme is performed by the vocal unit of its composer, Sawano Hiroyuki called SawanoHiroyuki[nZk]: mizuki. While the ending theme is performed by Eir Aoi and can be heard in the first …

Grab Amagi Brilliant Park X-mas Card While You Can

Kadokawa is giving away a special X-mas card of Amagi Brilliant Park for whoever purchasing the manga. Beginning from yesterday until 25 December 2014, you will have the X-mas card illustrated by Kimitake Yoshioka, illustrator of its light novel. You can get this card if you purchase the manga from selected stores in …

Naruto The Movie Leapfrog Doraemon The Movie on Its Premiere Day

A few months ago, Stand by me Doraemon set a new standard for Japanese anime industry in cinema grossing over 1.2 billion yen on its first day of screening. However, that record last only for a few months because Naruto the movie achieved even more astonishing result on its …

Make Your Choice, House or Frozen Calendar?

Where can a calendar cost more than a house? Japan. Jewellery company Ginza Tanaka has just created something extraordinary. They crafted Frozen themed 2015 calendars retailing for 100 million yen (ca. USD 825,000). I wonder if there is any Frozen fans with extra money to burn for this …