A university in Japan establishes a faculty of anime and manga

Kaishi Professional University in Niigata Prefecture announced that the establishment of the Faculty of Anime and Manga has been officially approved by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology as of November 16, 2020. The university private also has the Incubation Faculty of […]

CoroCoro Comic magazine designer breaks world record

Japanese publisher Shogakukan announced today that Tariji Sasaki, who has been designing the covers of the monthly children's manga magazine, CoroCoro Comic for 34 years since 1986, has entered the Guinness Book of World Records by setting the record for the “Longest career as a cover designer for […]

Nekopara will have a special exhibition in Akihabara this month

The Japanese store Toranoana announced that it will hold a special exhibition for the launch of the video game Nekopara Vol. 4 between November 27 and December 6 of this year. The exhibition will be held in Akihabara and admission will be free. This exhibition will include limited edition merchandise from the franchise, and […]

Japanese man arrested for dressing up as a woman and exhibiting

Another perverted exhibitionist has made his fantasy come true when a Japanese man was arrested after he was caught running around dressed as a woman in a miniskirt and showing his nether region to nearby women, perhaps an unhinged decision triggered by confinement from the pandemic COVID-19 that has already returned to us […]

Comiket 99 will take place in May 2021 with notable changes

The Comic Market (Comiket) Committee announced that it aims to hold Comic Market (Comiket) 99 between May 2 and May 5, 2021. Organizers plan to hold the event in the west and south exhibition halls of Tokyo Big Sight, and the event will not use the showrooms […]

Hololive: Virtual YouTuber Kagami Kira To Retire This Month

The Virtual YouTuber agency Hololive Production, announced that the Virtual YouTuber affiliated with the Holostars division, Kagami Kira, will be “graduated” (that is, he will retire) on November 30 due to health problems. According to the press release, Kira has always faced problems due to her weak physique. […]

The light novel market now has more adult readers

The Japanese portal Real Sound published an article entitled “How has the light novel market changed in the last decade? Follow-up to the transition towards «works that adults can enjoy» “, where, as the title suggests, the changes presented in Japanese readers regarding their preferences in the […]

Hololive: Kiryu Coco and Uruha Rushia dominate the YouTube donation rankings

The electronic version of the Japanese newspaper Nikkei Shimbun published an article with the title "Virtual YouTubers, 100 million yen in donations in live chats, the monopoly of the Top 3", describing the earnings of the three highest-earning Virtual YouTubers during their live broadcasts, which include Kiryu Coco, […]

Takumi Tsukumo: ‘Twelve-episode adaptations do not allow originality’

Through Twitter, a series of posts by creator Takumi Tsukumo (Nanako Kaitai Shinsho, Divergence Eve, Divergence EVE ~ Misaki Chronicles ~) generated mixed reactions from fans. “The production style of the animation production committees has increased the number of projects with just one arc (12 or 13 episodes), by […]

Hong Kong police charged with plagiarism against Kimetsu no Yaiba

Hong Kong social activist Agnes Chow Ting posted an update on Twitter with the following message: "" Is the Hong Kong police promoting themselves with Kimetsu no Yaiba? " A few days ago, the Hong Kong Police Force published a promotional illustration using a character very similar to the protagonist of Kimetsu no Yaiba on social media […]

Love Live !: LoveLive Days! will be published monthly

The Kadokawa publishing house announced through a statement that the general magazine of the Love Live! Multimedia franchise, entitled LoveLive Days !, will be published monthly starting with its tenth edition, launched in Japan on November 16. As an additional volume to Kadokawa publisher's Dengeki G’s Magazine, […]

Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu to have a special broadcast this month

Commemorating the release of the twelfth volume of the light novels written by Nagaru Tanigawa and illustrated by Noizi Ito, Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu, scheduled for November 25 in Japan; A special broadcast titled "Suzumiya Haruhi Sai Shinhan" Suzumiya Haruhi no Chokkan "Hatsubai Chokuzen Namahozo" will be held on November 24 this year. The tr...