IMART: Ikebukuro Festival Focuses on the Future of Manga and Anime

Manga and anime specialists can peek into the future of otaku culture at the International Festival…

Tottori Post Office Offers “Detective Conan” Themed Stamps

Post office in Tottori, hometown of Gosho Aoyama, the creator of “Detective Conan”, are offering stamps…

Man arrested for illegal manga website hosting

A 37-year-old man was arrested for allegedly getting involved in running a website…

Takeshi Obata: 'Death Note' Artist Performs First Debut in Tokyo

A special exhibition dedicated to manga illustrator Takeshi Obata, better known as “Hikaru no Go”,…

Tokyo Tarareba Girls wins Eisner Award in the USA

The English version of "Tokyo Tarareba Girls", a manga series of girls from Akiko…

Japanese government resumes talks about digital piracy

A government panel on Friday resumed talks about measures against pirate sites where the…

'So I saw RuPaul's Drag Race': The X Genre in Tokyo - a manga

As a young manga artist, MA Joy felt that they didn't fit in - but…

New manga from the creator of "Inuyasha", "MAO" is now available

A nova série da artista de mangá Rumiko Takahashi, “MAO”, já começou na 23ª edição da…

Anime: 2 Season begins for the manga "Tokyo Tarareba Girls"

A segunda temporada de “Tokyo Tarareba Girls”, de Akiko Higashimura, começou na edição de junho da…

Japanese manga show show in London

“Manga is the most popular way of telling stories today,” said Hartwig Fischer, director of the museum,…

"Jitterbug The Forties" takes top prize in Tezuka manga contest

“Jitterbug The Forties” by Shinobu Arima, which delves into the mentality of a middle-aged woman…

The largest art festival in Asia, Design Festival, celebrates 25 years

The largest art event in Asia, Design Festa vol 49, is back in the…

Monkey Punch, creator of the manga Lupine III, dies

Cartoonist Monkey Punch, better known as the creator of the famous comic book series Lupine III,…

Junji Ito to exhibit in Tokyo

Acclaimed mangaka Junji Ito has earned a place for himself in the hearts of fans of…

Live Action from "The World of Machida-kun" manga opens in theaters in June

Uma adaptação cinematográfica ao vivo do aclamado mangá “The World of Machida-kun” será lançada nos cinemas…

Company launches app for manga fans outside of Japan

Good news for manga fans abroad, and maybe bad news for title pirates…

Gallery celebrates creator of Doraemon with exhibition of works

TAKAOKA, Toyama - An exhibition of original drawings by Doraemon and other characters created by the artist…

Kanata on Astra: Suggested Reading

This week's manga, “Kanata no Astra” (Astra Lost in Space), was completed in February…

Black Clover manga bimonthly in Brazil

Publisher Panini has just posted Yūki's Black Clover manga on its website…

Killing Bites already has debut date

The official website for the anime series adaptation of Shinya Murata's manga Killing Bites and…

CCXP 2017: World's Largest Public

CCXP 2017 Entertainment: The biggest in public is not yet the best in the world! Event arrives…