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Japanese fans fund “Animator Dormitories” to help young anime artists working in Tokyo

The crowdfunding project has received huge support to assist new talent, who start out in the industry on notoriously low wages.

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Japanese balloon artist creates amazing pieces from anime like Cardcaptor Sakura and Pokémon

The tiny details in these cute balloon creations are like nothing you’ve ever seen!

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Fans use Nike customisation service to create awesome Pokémon Sneakers

The Pikashoe is one of more than a hundred creatures currently being captured in the colourful sneaker Pokédex.

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Japanese men reveal their least favourite cosplay styles on women

According to this survey, tracksuit gym uniforms aren’t as bad as some more popular cosplay choices.

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Ukiyo-e woodblock print of vocaloid Hatsune Miku in Edo-period Japan sells out immediately online

A number of impressive details hidden within the image has made fans go crazy for this limited-edition print.

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Japanese Olympics table tennis player has uncanny flair for mimicking anime characters on court

The champion player shows off champion poses that set off a trending hashtag on Twitter in Japan.

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Japanese cosplayers steal hearts as Love Live! plus-size idol unit Debu Raibu!

Meet the group that cosplayers and fans are falling in love with.

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Hit anime Bleach to be turned into a live-action film from Warner Bros.

Producers have already cast an actor to play heroic teen swordsman Ichigo.

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Say “I do” with Tom and Jerry marriage certificates from Japan

Now you can make your love-hate relationship official with five hilariously cute designs!

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Fushigi Yugi creator redesigns anime characters in modern art style for hypothetical remake【Pics】

If the early ‘90s anime and manga gets remade, Yu Watase thinks it should look like this.

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Comiket 90: Japanese cosplayers bring the heat to opening day of summer event

Comiket sizzled on opening day with hot beauties from favourites like One PieceLove Live!, and even Pokémon.

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13 lovely ladies from Japan’s World Cosplay Summit 2016

From Love Live! to The iDOLM@STER and Puella Magi Madoka Magica, we take a look at some of the most popular characters and cosplayers at this year’s event in Japan.

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Famous manga author pleads with fans to buy their comics new and at full price

Creator of Gantz sounds off about the difficulties posed by Japan’s used manga market.

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Japanese artist creates tear-jerking images of Lonely Pokémon Cubone looking for deceased mother

This touching four-panel artwork is making people cry around the Internet.

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Bleach Manga to End on August 22 With ‘Important Announcement’

Manga launched in 2001, inspired TV anime, films, video games, rock musicals

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New Pokémon Line app message stamps raise money for children in Japan’s disaster-struck regions

Artists from around the country took part in the project, which sees Pikachu saying thank you in forty different ways.

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Problems drawing body parts hampering your manga artist aspirations? Let this app lend you a hand

Who’s got two thumbs and likes to help artists? Handy Art Reference Tool does!

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Fantasy sci-fi anime Sword Art Online to become a live-action, U.S.-produced TV series

Kirito and his fellow virtual reality adventurers to be portrayed by real-world actors.

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Jaw-dropping anime-style paper craft fan art is the ultimate otaku origami【Photos】

Best of all, you can fold your own for just a couple of bucks.

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Japanese capsule toy vending machine area for women includes Sailor Moon items for a limited time

The “Brilliant Capsule” sales area in Shinjuku is filled with plenty of adorable and ladylike anime goods!

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