Dragon Ball Run

This “Dragon Ball” Fun Run Event Will Have You Sprinting Like a Super Saiyan

What is it populating your to-do list during these dog days of Summer? Well, if you’re anything like me, you’re probably planning on spending a good portion of it indoors. I mean, that backlog of anime and video games isn’t …

namakopuri

Idol Duo Namakopuri Are Heading to Los Angeles for Anime Expo 2017

As part of OTAQUEST’s ongoing efforts to bridge Japan’s diverse underground talent pool to the rest of the world, we’re proud to announce that we will be brining Namakopuri to Anime Expo 2017! The wildly talented idol-duo find themselves carving their own hyper-colorful niche into the …

Wonder Woman x Sanrio

Sanrio Announced a “Hello Kitty x Wonder Woman” Collaboration and It Rules

In what could possibly be one of the best collaborations this year, Sanrio have announced that they have been working closely with famed comic publisher DC; all in the name of merging the worlds of Hello Kitty and Wonder Woman. I’ve mentioned in the past that I’m a …

Ujico / Snail's House - Ordinary Songs 3

Ujico*/Snail’s House Releases Highly-Anticipated “Ordinary Songs 3”

I like to view the internet as this vast and versatile space; somewhere in which individuals can thrive through their creativity, regardless of nationality or age. It’s this wondrous land of opportunity for those who strive for it, and there’s …

Anime Expo 2017

Here’s What We’re Most Excited For at Anime Expo 2017

We’re just over two weeks out from Anime Expo 2017, and we couldn’t be more excited. We’ve been kept on edge for months now leading up to the grand event, being fed only snippets of information regarding guests and panels. This all …

Doraemon 2018

“Doraemon The Movie: Nobita’s Treasure Island” Announced as 38th Film Entry

Everyone’s favorite friend is on his way back for ‘Doraemon The Movie: Nobita’s Treasure Island’, set to begin screening here in Japan during March 2018. Breaking away from the ice cold world of Kachi Kochi, Doraemon’s latest adventure finds itself inspired by ‘Treasure Island’, …

Super Mario Odyssey

“Super Mario Odyssey” Is Looking Really, Really Good

As someone who has spent the last few months since launch searching for a Nintendo Switch, things have gotten a little desperate. Much like everywhere else on Earth, stock has been less than favorable here in Japan, with resellers basically ruling …

CY8ER - Kakushe-mu

CY8ER’s Latest Music Video is a Hard-Hitting Visual Feast

I’ve praised the rapidly-rising idol unit CY8ER time and time again in the past, and before we get too into things, here’s a quick spoiler for this piece: I’m about to do it again. Released Tuesday, the unit made true to their recent crowdfunding …

Anime Expo Fashion Show

Anime Expo Announces “Galaxxxy”, “Listen Flavor” & “Baby Doll Tokyo” Fashion Show

We’re a little over two weeks out from Anime Expo 2017 and things are finally getting into sixth gear. Announcements are being made left and right with little room to even stop and breathe, and we’re totally loving it. One of the …

Monster Hunter World

“Monster Hunter” Goes Multi-Platform in It’s Upcoming Release

Believe it or not, there was once a time when Japanese gaming monolith Monster Hunter wasn’t a Nintendo exclusive series. It’s been an enduring six years since then, with almost every kid in Japan needing to pick up their own 3DS just …