Mercedes-Benz CM Features Perfume as Anime Girls




The cute girls of notable J-pop group Perfume have starred in a Mercedes-Benz CM while assuming their new anime-inspired 3D CG forms, sure to please not just Perfume fans but 2D-obsessed otaku in addition – with otaku likely finding the idol group’s transition to “2D” an overwhelming upgrade.

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  • Anonymous commented on November 29, 2015 22:02

    get out casual faggot.... More

  • Anonymous commented on November 28, 2015 20:30

    Are otaku a big target market for Mercedes in Japan?... More




One dedicated King of Fighters fan has made a video comparing the moves in the upcoming King of Fighters XIV and the previous KOF XIII, showing the new game’s faithfulness with its highly similar animations but now possibly giving it room to be lambasted for its “lack of new content”.

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  • Anonymous commented on November 15, 2015 07:21

    I liked the MI series; I hope it comes back. I can't offer any particular analysis of if it "failed" or why, only that I'd like to see my Space Elf Waifu Luise Meyrink return.... More

  • Anonymous commented on November 14, 2015 15:14

    The biggest thing is the 3d characters don't stand out over the backgrounds at all. Makes it hard to see what the hell they're doing.... More




The recently revealed King of Fighters XIV has brought fighting game fanatics a new trailer announcing the return of Leona and Chang Koehan to the esteemed series, an event that many may have been unable to appreciate due to the significant backlash being generated from the game’s transition to 3D graphics.

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  • Anonymous commented on November 7, 2015 10:41

    Fuck yeah!... More

  • jr240483 commented on November 6, 2015 15:18

    not too keen on chang there but its good to see leona there. all that is left is the 98 team (mature and vice) as well as the 97/orochi team (chris , yashiro and sherime)... More

Anime Contact Lenses Subtle But Effective




Anicon have attempted to bring the 2D realm into the real world by way of their “Kiratto Eye” contact lenses, granting the wearer’s eyes a subtle but entrancing gleam that will surely compliment any cosplay or possibly even prove enticing when worn purely for the sake of beguiling hapless men.

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  • Anonymous commented on November 1, 2015 07:10

    The pupil where light is let through is smaller than the iris, where the patterns on the contacts are. Blocking light to iris won't affect the vision at all.... More

  • Yamato commented on October 31, 2015 13:25

    I wear contacts too, but I don't think it works that way. Aren't these anime contacts (and any color-altering contacts for that matter) completely see-through? They don't screw with the user's vision, but they do... More

Genuine Pokemon Gym to Open in Osaka




Hardcore Pokemon fans both young and old may be delighted at the fact that a real life Pokemon Gym will be opening in Osaka, bound to draw more fans to the ancient franchise than ever before.

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  • Anonymous commented on October 25, 2015 18:21

    Different countries has their own interpretation of words, I'd bet you never say please queue up (line-up) in the states when buying things, or you do press-up instead of push-up etc.... More

  • Anonymous commented on October 24, 2015 22:28

    Would make those old pokemon pedometers from heartgold/soulsilver incredibly useful.... More

Anthem of the Heart 2D vs 3D Real Life Locations



Recently debuted anime film “Anthem of the Heart” has inspired otaku fans to scour Japan for the geographical area that the movie was based around, procuring phenomenal results as indicated by their near exact comparison photos – doubtless all about to become the cause of a minor regional tourist.

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  • Anonymous commented on September 30, 2015 03:02

    The artwork in this movie is amazing. In some of the pictures I actually had to think for 2 seconds before I identified which one was real.... More

  • itachixmaster commented on September 30, 2015 02:47

    i want to see this movie soo much :<... More



Dedicated otaku have managed to find the real life locations for peaceful countryside anime Non Non Biyori Repeat, showing that the lush greenery present in the anime was just as verdant in real life – with the impending mass tourism hopefully to prove less of a nuisance to citizens than usual due to the vastness of the area.

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  • Anonymous commented on September 30, 2015 05:02

    It's called wabi-sabi, mang. If you think you understand it from a wikipedia article, hold your tongue and think about it first. It brings a whole new level of interpretation to this series, and regardless... More

  • Anonymous commented on September 20, 2015 06:35

    That is by definition racist. I prefer culturalism. Anyho, Japan is itself a product of mixing. The trick is not to do it too fast, in fact very slowly is preferable, and to keep undesirable groups of people... More


Final Fantasy VII‘s horde of dedicated fans have been clamoring over the latest trailer for “FFVII: Re-Imagined”, a fan game that brings the familiar title to the world of 2D side-scrolling and that will certainly give players a different take on the epic RPG.

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  • Daniel Park commented on August 18, 2015 22:17

    Needs Moar 8-bit... More

  • Siveria commented on August 17, 2015 11:10

    My problem with the FF series is this: if you analyze FF4's story, and then apply it to every other FF game, you will notice they bascally use the exact same plot twists always at... More

Love Live! Movie Features Central Park



Dedicated otaku have once again demonstrated their talent for locating the real world equivalents of their favorite anime, as they divulge the basis of the recently debuted Love Live! movie trailer, none other than Manhattan’s famous Central Park.

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  • Anonymous commented on May 2, 2015 15:41

    Ah whore.... More

  • Anonymous commented on May 2, 2015 15:31

    Actually what they call it more close to Nyu Yooku... More



The staggering popularity of KyoAni’s Hibike Euphonium has made itself evident as devoted otaku once again rush to reveal the real life locations present in the anime’s latest episode, continuing to do wonders for local tourism.

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  • kamehappo commented on April 19, 2015 05:01

    I mean 90%... More

  • kamehappo commented on April 19, 2015 05:00

    And 90& of all land covered by forests... More

Hibike! Euphonium 2D vs 3D Locations



Dedicated fans have already discovered the real life settings used as inspiration for the many backgrounds of newly debuted music anime Hibike! Euphonium, once more proving the stupendous capabilities of some otaku – as well as the amount of time on their hands.

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  • Anonymous commented on April 14, 2015 14:25

    This was my thought as well. If you live there it's easy enough to say "hey, I know where that is". Still, to get the photos match the angle basically you have to go there... More

  • Anonymous commented on April 13, 2015 12:01

    That's not animated though, it's a matte painting. Animation is the MOTION of something, what you are appreciating is a painting.... More

Gochuumon Usagi Real Life Comparison



Tireless otaku have yet again demonstrated their obsessive talent with comparison images of noted scenes from moe coffee shop anime Gochuumon Usagi and their real world equivalents – just how much effort was required to make this discovery has thankfully not been divulged.

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  • Anonymous commented on February 13, 2015 12:43

    Oxigen-wasting parasites!... More

  • Anonymous commented on February 12, 2015 08:49

    LOLOLOLOL never even realised, Lol i'm from Budapest as well... More

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