One Piece Mangaka Hospitalized 05.22.13

One Piece Mangaka Hospitalized, One Piece Delayed Eiichiro Oda has been hospitalized with a peritonsillar abscess (an infection frequently caused by tonsillitis) and has caused the delay of two One Piece installments to Weekly Jump. According to Jump’s editorial announcement, … READ MORE

Creator of Dragon Ball Collaboration with Environmental Groups 05.02.13

Creator of the Dragon Ball series, Akira Toriyama, has released a new one-shot manga by the name of Lord Wu of Delicious Island about a man and his frog friend who learn about the deliciousness of fresh produce after eating … READ MORE

Tachikawa New Manga Park 04.24.13

This past March 20th, outside of Kodomo Mirai Center in Tokyo, Manga Park opened its doors to manga readers of all ages with its astounding 30,000 manga library collection.  Built around the idea of an “at home” feel to your … READ MORE

Shonen Jump App “Jump Camera!!” 03.27.13

The weekly manga “Shonen Jump” released an official iPhone camera application called “Jump Camera!!” With this app, you can enjoy editing your pictures with frames and stickers from some of popular Jump manga. The app is in Japanese but if … READ MORE

Shonen Jump Alpha Now Downloadable 01.12.13

Shonen Jump Alpha Shifts Gear To those who are clueless, VIZ Media decided to change their policy of their weekly digital manga, Shonen Jump Alpha, from renting the digital copy to now downloading and owning it. Prior to the change, … READ MORE

Dragon Ball Z Full Color Reprint in February 2013 01.03.13

Dragon Ball Z Full Color Reprint! Another thing to look forward to in early 2013! It has been announced by V Jump that the classic manga, Dragon Ball Z, will be re-released in color! That’s right, you will now be able to … READ MORE

Merry Christmas! Christmas cake from Bandai 12.25.12

Bandai’s Christmas cakes are so fun! I wish I could get Pikachu cake! Merry Christmas!

Rurouni Kenshin Live Action Coming Soon 08.10.12

Coming out August 25, Rurouni Kenshin will be released in Japan as a new live action feature. Directed by Keishi Otomo and starring Takeru Satou as the Himura Kenshin the battousai. Rurouni Kenshin takes place at the end of the Bakumatsu, he became a wandering … READ MORE

ZELDAMOTION! Manga to Anime 08.03.12

  The guys over at Aeipathy Industries (an independent studio and freelance production company based out of Arizona) are planning to “convert the Legend of Zelda manga books into an animated series!” You’re probably sitting there thinking, “well, it isn’t ‘Nintendo‘ … READ MORE

Cyborg 009 is Coming Back 07.17.12

Archaia Entertainment announced during Comic-Con 2012 a new release of the classic sci-fi tale, Cyborg 009. Created by Shotaro Ishinomori, also know for works such as Kamen Rider and Skullman, the story follows the lives of nine normal human beings that are kidnapped by a secret organization and … READ MORE

ANIME EXPO 2012 – Day 2 Coverage + Interviews! 07.10.12

Hello Kawaii & Kakkoii viewers! Finally, it is here! Exclusive coverage of Anime Expo 2012 Day 2 Events. Here’s what we have: Pray for Japan Tiger & Bunny Animetal USA Madoka Magica Yuki Kajiura & FictionJunction Check out what the … READ MORE

One Piece: Pirate Warriors Video Game Release 07.07.12

Come September 21, One Piece: Pirate Warriors will be released on the PS3 in the UK. Namco Bandai and developer Omega Force (also developed the Dynasty Warriors franchise) have built a large scale action game with battles featuring our favorite … READ MORE

Sailor Moon Returns to Anime! 07.07.12

  Pop idols Momoiro Clover Z made an announcement Friday during the 20th anniversary of the Sailor Moon manga . They will be working with publisher Kodansha, and creator Naoko Takeuchi to create a brand new adaptation of Sailor Moon. Momoiro Clover Z be singing the theme … READ MORE