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New PV For Tokyo Ghoul: RE

Makuhari Messe recently hosted the annual Jump Festa 2018 during which a brand new PV was unveiled for the new Tokyo Ghoul: RE series. The PV goes into detail as it introduces the various member that make up Quinx and what part they play in the new series.

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Events Japan

More Pics From Tokyo Game Show Day 1

Tokyo Game Show is in full swing at Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan and while I can’t be there in person this year, I’m lucky enough to have friends that have made the trip over to Japan. Yesterday we saw some pics from DYoshiiTV who’s over there doing some amazing work with Tokyo Otaku Mode […]

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Cosplay Events

The Cosplayers Of Winter Wonder Festival 2015

Makuhari Messe was host to Winter Wonder Festival recently. WonFes, to give it its shorter name, is a garage kit and model expo which draws huge numbers and more specifically, cosplayers all dressed up showing off their favourite anime or gaming characters. Here are some pics below which Rocket News managed to grab of the event.

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Tokaigi Game Party Japan 2015

Makuhari Messe was host to a new convention a couple of weekends ago. The Tokaigi Game Party Japan 2015 ran from January 31 through to 1st of February and was formally known as the Nico Nico Tokaigi. The event was being promoted as a place to experience new games, enjoy retro titles, make friends offline and more importantly, […]

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Tokyo Game Show 2014 Day Two

Phew…after an exhaustive second day at TGS, we can safely say that we had a great time and have very sore feet! Here are some pics from day two, hope you all enjoy them! [AFG_gallery id=’412′]

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First Look At Tokyo Game Show 2014 Day One

Japandaman is a tired otaku after attending day one of Tokyo Game Show 2014 but not too tired not to update with some pics from the first day. Definitely the highlight was meeting awesome cosplayer, Vampy Bit Me and interviewing her for It’s Japan, Man! She was so nice and really generous to give us […]

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Tokyo Game Show 2014 Main Visual Revealed

Here’s an exciting bit of news for us at Japandaman HQ, the annual unveiling of the main visual art for this year’s Tokyo Game Show. It’s also what you’ll normally see on T-shirts, mugs and anything promoting the event and sold at the venue. The artist who has been involved  with the event since 2010, Ippei […]

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Events Figures

WonFes Exclusives Revealed By Good Smile Company

Wonder Festival, or WonFes for short,  is a massive showcase for upcoming figures, nendoroids and loads more. One of the popular companies to bring their wares to the event would have to be Good Smile Company. GSC have started the wheels of the promotion machine by showing what exclusives they intend on showing at the […]

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Life scale Titan head at WonFes

Makuhari Messe was recently host to the Wonder Festival, an event used to showcase up and coming figure models and garage scale kits as well. It used to be an event for amateur figure makers and developers to show off their wares but these days it also attracts the attention of well established figure companies. […]

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Nico Nico Chokaigi 2013 Part 3: Hatsune Miku Special

We take another look today at another aspect of the Nico Nico Chokaigi held on the weekend. We’ve seen cosplayers and itasha that were on display and now it’s another Japanese cultural phenomenon. The most popular Vocaloid, Hatsune Miku. Let’s not forget that  Hatsune made her first big impact at Nico Nico Douga so it […]