RADWIMPS SHIN SEKAI “nowhere” to be Held 16th to 18th July

RADWIMPS’ SHIN SEKAI “nowhere” is the world’s first musical experience that travels between the real and virtual worlds through cutting-edge technology. The official app download and ticket sales start today, 21st June. PARTY — a creative collective that installs experiences of the future in society, leveraged its in-house virtual park system VARP to create the…

AFA Station TV Anime & Music Online Show 062021 Streams 23rd June!

AFASTATIONTV Catch Artiste of the Month FLOW, the latest updates from Hiroyuki Sawano and May’n, the biggest Anime & Music news direct from Japan, plus the return of our Hosts Estelle Fly, Goofy, and ZEA Cornelia of NIJISANJI ID for AFA Station TV Anime & Music Online Show 062021! AFA Station TV 062021 will premiere…

AFA Station TV Anime & Music Online Show 052021 Hits Screens 18th May!

AFA (Anime Festival Asia) is bringing regional anime, cosplay, and game fans the latest news in a new “Talk Show Format”. The AFA Station TV Anime & Music Online Show 052021 will stream on YouTube this 18th May 2021 from 8:00 PM GMT +8. Hosted by established Singapore musician Estelle Fly, AFA Station’s regular Goofy,…

AFA STATION TV Episode 2 Launching 10th April!

After a successful pilot episode, AFA (Anime Festival Asia) is back with AFA Station – J-Culture Entertainment Portal’s monthly magazine show AFA Station TV! Launching on 10th April 2021 on YouTube and on AFASTATION.COM, don’t forget to set a reminder and catch the show live starting from 8:00 PM GMT +8! This month’s show will…

Japan Cancels Visas Issued in the Philippines and 40 Other Countries

Via NHK: Japan has cancelled visas issued in the Philippines, plus 40 other countries, in a bid to stem the spread of COVID-19. Visas issued by Japanese embassies in Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines, Brunei, Vietnam, Malaysia, Israel, Qatar, Bahrain, Iran, Egypt, as well as South Korea, China, and most European nations.

Local Brand Inspi Philippines Called Out for Selling Stolen Art

Today, on why we can’t have nice things: local brand Inspi Philippines has been called out by both Pinoy and international artists for stealing art and printing them on t-shirts for profit. Inspi Philippines has also been systematically deleting comments and banning users from their Facebook page with regards to the art theft. Inspi Philippines…

ONE OK ROCK EYE OF THE STORM ASIA TOUR 2020 Live in Manila Announced!

ONE OK ROCK is back for the highly anticipated EYE OF THE STORM ASIA TOUR 2020 Live in Manila, presented by AEG Presents and PULP Live World. The concert is slated for 20th May 2020 at the Araneta Coliseum. Tickets are priced at:Platinum – P8,500Gold – P7,000Patron A – P6,500Patron B – P5,500Box A –…

Notorious Japanese Manga Pirate Arrested at NAIA

Via SORA News: Romi Hoshino, known as online as Zakay Romi and founder of Japan’s most notorious manga-sharing website, was arrested at Ninoy Aquino International Airport as he attempted to board a connecting flight to Hong Kong. Hoshino is believed to have been the man behind Manga Mura which regularly uploaded manga scans without obtaining…

Cosplay Mania 2019 Reveals Full Guest Line-Up!

Cosplay Mania 2019 ushers in a New Decade of Excitement as the event assembles an unbelievable line-up of guests from Japan and Star Cosplayers from around the world. Witness an amazing show as top Japanese Anime Artistes hold an awe-inspiring concert on September 28-29, 2019 at the SMX Convention Center Manila! Cosplay Mania 2019September 28-29,…

Three Designs by Pinoy Artists Selected for UTGP Pokemon Line

Three Filipino designers had their work selected from more than 18,000 entries submitted all over the world for the 2019 Uniqlo Tee Grand Prix (UTGP) Pokemon Collection! HNLee, Dana Asahan, and CTRLD were selected for their Dark Pokemon, Jigglypuff, and Pikachu designs, respectively. Congratulations to you all and we look forward to more creations from…