E3 Will Be a General Public Event for the First Time

E3 short for Electronic Entertainment Expo, is the most important industry event for those in the field of video games in the world. However because it was an industry event only video game developers, journalists, and other people whose field involve video games have been able to attend the show since its debut in 1995.

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BEAMS Shop Opens for First Time in North America

BEAMS is a Japanese clothing brand whose retail stores not only sell clothes, but all manners of furniture and accessories. Now for the first time they are opening a store in North America and while it is a pop-up shop it could mean more ventures in the North American market for BEAMS.

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First Anime License Male Smart Doll Confirmed to be Spike Spiegel

Are you aware of Smart Doll? If not, you need to know Smart Doll is a “fashion doll” created by popular blogger and business man Danny Choo that has crossed the boundary between otaku culture and the mainstream, but still quite popular in the otaku market.

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Sanrio Appeals to Fujoshi with “Sanrio Boys”

Sanrio is the famous fashion and lifestyle Japanese company that creates products based on its countless cute mascots. Its most famous creation is the character Hello Kitty but it does have many lesser known outside Japan characters.

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Region Unlock your 3DS

There are many Japan exclusive 3DS games American fans can enjoy. Whether it’s anime games or a dating sim that has never been distributed in America there’s one major block to just playing them. That would be the 3DS region lock.

Most unlocking processes are complicated and many people just resort to buying their own Japanese 3DS. However, one game developer has made an unblocking process that is free and relatively easy.

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Rightstuf Back Better than Ever With Sexy New Look

Rightstuf has always been the biggest seller for things all physical copies of localized anime and manga, as well as some more. However were you ever turned off by their outdated looking website? Well not anymore, Rightstuf has a new and better website on top of some new changes that are making me consider renewing my got anime? membership. Here are the only things that truly matter to anime collectors. Continue reading Rightstuf Back Better than Ever With Sexy New Look

MomoCon Remains Silent About Claims of Harrassment (Updated)

MomoCon, a convention that took place in Atlanta, Georgia last weekend has been on blast by the cosplay community for a string of accusations concerning harassment cosplayers report experiencing throughout the weekend.

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