A new Lupin III TV series – the first series to star Lupin since 1985 - will debut in 2015, according to an announcement at MIPCOM. The series will take place in Italy, and key art unveiled at MIPCOM shows Lupin with a blue jacket. In the previous three Lupin TV series, Lupin wore a different color jacket in each one - green, red and then pink.
TOKYOPOP Fam: Yesterday I attended a panel discussion about female-driven content in entertainment. While I thought the discussion would focus on recent trends such as the popularity of YA films (which may be waning) such as “Twilight” and “Hunger Games”, along with Disney’s evolution of female characters in animated movies such as “Frozen”.
The four-member girl band SCANDAL will head to the United States, France, United Kingdom, Hong Kong and Taiwan as part of their world tour next year. Exact dates and locations have yet to be announced, so stay tuned on their website! The band will begin their tour in Atsugi, Kanagawa, Japan in January, with shows planned nationwide through April 19, 2015.
TOKYOPOP Fam: When I started writing this blog, I emphasized that I would explore a range of topics, and in particular I won't spend much time on the core info of anime/manga since most of you by this point are more knowledgeable than I am. Instead, I try to give a bit of insight into what inspires me, what motivates me, and thoughts on life overall.
TOKYOPOP Fam:Guten Tag!!
It’s my final day in Berlin, Germany! Next up is France - this Europe trip has been quite amazing, especially meeting talented artists and creative people. The goal of my blog is to focus on whatever inspiration comes my way - not focusing on Asian Pop Culture or anime/manga, although those topics certainly pop up. Many cultures fascinate me, and connecting with art and artists from across the globe is my true raison d’être.
Cat Cafes began in Japan, but now they have spread to Taiwan, China, South Korea and Europe. It was only a matter of time before they made it to the US, and now Carlos Wong is attempting to make one happen in Los Angeles.