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Japanese anime fans shocked by torii gate collapse at Washinomiya aka the Lucky Star Shrine

Real-life location for the Lucky Star anime forever altered as iconic gate comes tumbling down. For years, Japanese anime fans have been enjoying a pastime called “Seichi Junrei”, which translates to “Holy Site Pilgrimage“. Despite its religious connotations, in the world of anime seichi junrei refers to visiting real-life locations that appear in popular anime, …

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Japan's Top Cosplayer Shocks Fans With Her Monthly Salary

Uramaru is considered Japan’s most popular cosplayer. [email protected]池袋 Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活 / レム 撮影ありがとうございました! pic.twitter.com/nk5fVfrRCy — うらまる (@uramaru_y) April 24, 2018   She has a large social media follow and is a routine guest at various events. ニコニコ超会議1日目お疲れ様でした!Gateboxブースに逢妻ヒカリちゃんのコスプレで参加させて頂きました~来てくれた人ありがとう!楽しかった!明日は一般で参加するので気軽に会いに来てね!場所は着いたらまたツイートします😋#ニコニコ超会議 #Gatebox #逢妻ヒカリ pic.twitter.com/72s6NWwqPp — うらまる (@uramaru_y) April 28, 2018   Fans can visit Uramaru at Nagoya for her monthly …

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Utaite Singers Awe Their Fans With Live Stage Performance!

On May 12, 2018, Chang- Gero Sonic 2018 was held in Tokyo, Japan at Odaiba Yagai Tokusetsu Kaijou. Chang-Gero Sonic is a live concert event organized by Gero, who is one of the most well-known Utattemita artists of all time! This year’s participants included: Gero, あらき (Araki), +a/あるふぁきゅん(Alfakyun) , __(Underbar) , CLEANERO, ぐるたみん(Gurutamin), ゴム (Gomu), …

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'SAO Alternative' Fills Fans with Hype as it Ends the "Squad Jam" Arc

Fans can’t get enough of Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online thanks to LLEN, its fast-paced action, and some great comedic timing. Episode 5 wrapped up the opening Squad Jam Tournament arc, which shows LLEN getting accustomed to Gun Gale Online and growing as a person outside of the game. The arc’s closing has filled fans …

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Busty cosplayer's “boobpack” has fans hoping it becomes Japan’s next fashion trend【Photos】

Daring fashion choice requires both confidence and chestiness in large measures. When learning Japanese, it took me a long time to get used to using the word ryukku, even though it comes from the English word “rucksack.” That’s because I grew up in the U.S., where no one ever says “rucksack,” and everyone instead calls …

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Dojinshi manga artist makes fan’s day with special promise for the next two years【Manga】

Artist meets fan who loves his work yet can’t buy it, but not because she can’t afford it. A huge portion of Japan’s independently produced comics, called dojinshi, make use of copyrighted characters from existing anime and manga series. Nevertheless they’re openly sold at fan events across the country, partly because of a long-standing tradition …

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Fans Really Want Ichigo to Die After the Latest 'Darling in the Franxx' Episode

The newest episode of Darling in the Franxx aired yesterday and the community is officially done with Ichigo. Following loads of melodrama and character development, fans were ready to see Hiro and Zero Two’s relationship go to the next level in episode 14. No one predicted that Ichigo would set off a chain of events that …

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'Full Metal Panic! Invisible Victory' Rewards Fans After a 13 Year Cliffhanger

Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid aired 13 years ago, leaving fans dangling on a cliffhanger. Their patience has been rewarded with the debut of Full Metal Panic! Invisible Victory, which picks up directly after the events of The Second Raid. Studio Xebec is gambling by dropping fans into the middle of the action without a quick recap, but …

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