Category: Events

Iron Frill will take the stage next month at Zombie Land Saga live!

The official website for Zombie Land Saga has announced that pop idol group Iron Frill will join Franchouchou when they return to the stage next month at Zombie Land Saga live for their “Live of the Dead” performance. Fans of the anime series will recall Iron Frill being the Sakura Sakamoto’s favorite idol group with …

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EVO reveals fighting game line for 2020 tournament!!

Attention fighting game fans! Grab your arcade joysticks and getting ready for EVO 2020! The full list of game is up and ready for your viewing pleasure so you can hone your skills and prepare to face off against other top players. The Las Vegas event will be held July 31 to August 2 at …

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Demon Slayer awarded “Anime of the Year” at Tokyo Anime Awards 2020

The Nezuko/Tanjiro train simply cannot be stopped. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba has already been awarded Anime of the Year (Television) for Tokyo Anime Awards Festival 2020. The announcement of the winners was revealed February 6, ahead of the event which will be held on March 13. The anime film Weathering with You won the …

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Full-scale moving Gundam statue mobilizes October 2020!!

Yup, you read that right! The Gundam Factory Yokohama is getting ready to roll out another full size Gundam model…and this one is going to move! The statue will be unveiled at Yamashita Pier in Yokohama City on October 1, 2020 and will be on display until October 3, 2021. The moving statue was originally …

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First Cartoon Network Hotel to open in Lancaster, PA!!

Want to go on an adventure with Finn and Jake? Have a wild imagination with Gumball and Darwin? The world’s first Cartoon Network Hotel opens and its just a short drive from Philadelphia. The cartoon themed vacation spot is located in Lancaster County. Visitors are immediately greeted by Adventure Time’s Finn and Jake at the …

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Hatsune Miku, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu to perform with Rage Against the Machine at Coachella Music Fest

This year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival will feature Japanese acts Kyary Pamyu Pamyu and Hatsune Miku performing alongside U.S. bands such as Rage Against the Machine. The event’s official website posted the full list on Friday. Renowned virtual pop star Hatsune Miku will perform on April 10 and 17 while Kyary Pamyu Pamyu …

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Survive the world of Dr. Stone in new escape game from SCRAP!

Think you have what it takes to survive in a stone world? Then put your mental fortitude to the test in the new Dr. Stone escape game. The game will kick off at SCRAP’s Kichijoji location on February 21, 2020. Participants are required to perform real experiments if they want to win. To do so, …

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Universal Studios Japan reveals concept for Super Nintendo World!!

Universal Studios Japan has revealed the visual art for the Super Nintendo World area that is planned for opening in Spring 2020. The first phase of the new area based on popular Nintendo games will open with two feature attractions, “Super Mario Kart Ride” and “Yoshi’s Adventures.” Visitors to the attractions will receive a fully …

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Dragon Ball Symphonic Adventure coming to the U.S. in 2020!!

Get ready to experience Dragon Ball like never before. Funimation and Toei Animation announced that Dragon Ball Symphonic Adventure will be premiering in the U.S. They event will kick off in Chicago, Ill on March 27 at the city’s Rosemont Theater. AWR Music Productions (“Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY”) is presenting the show, and …

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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is getting a stage play adaption!!

If you have enjoyed the dark fantasy anime Demon Slayer, then get ready to see Tanjiro and his friends on stage in a live action stage play. The play will be written/directed by Kenichi Suemitsu, who has been worked on the stage play adaptations of the Touken Ranbu series since 2016. Shunsuke Wada, known for …

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