Pro Baseball, Soccer To Welcome Fans From Friday

Pro baseball, soccer to welcome fans from Friday

Officials of Japan's professional baseball and soccer leagues have agreed to welcome back fans to stadiums from Friday as scheduled, even as coronavirus numbers continue to rise.

The two sports' organizers held a joint task force meeting online on Monday that included infectious disease experts.

Anime Fans Gather At Kyoto Animation Memorial

Anime fans gather at Kyoto Animation memorial

Anime fans from Japan and abroad have gathered in Kyoto to say farewell to 36 employees of Kyoto Animation who died in an arson attack in July. The blaze left 33 other people injured.

The event was held on Sunday with the aim of mourning the anime creators and keeping their hopes alive.

Fans Plan To 'raid' Sony's Office To Protest Spider-man's Removal From The Mcu

Fans Plan To 'Raid' Sony's Office To Protest Spider-Man's Removal From The MCU

When it was announced that Sony and Disney would be working together to bring Spider-Man into the MCU, it was a huge deal. Sony has attempted several Spider-Man movies in the past, but due to the fact that it existed separate to other Marvel movies, it always felt that something was not right.

The partnership has since spawned two very successful movies, with Spider-Man: Far From Home earning over $1 billion. Unfortunately, as you might have heard, that partnership seems o have come to an end, where negotiations between Sony and Disney have broken down, resulting in Spider-Man being taken out of the MCU.

Anime Fans Mourn Victims Of Kyoto Arson Attack

Anime fans mourn victims of Kyoto arson attack

Anime fans from around the world continue to visit Kyoto to mourn the victims of the arson attack on a renowned animation studio one week ago.

Thirty-four people were killed and 34 others were injured after a man spread gasoline and set fire to a Kyoto Animation studio.

Mysterious Moss Art Of Ghibli Characters Draws Fans To Saitama

Mysterious moss art of Ghibli characters draws fans to Saitama

HIGASHI-CHICHIBU, Saitama Prefecture--As if by the magic of anime, a series of beloved characters of Studio Ghibli Inc., including Totoro, Kaonashi (No-Face) and witch Kiki, have mysteriously appeared on a mossy wall along a mountain road here.

The artwork has drawn attention on the Internet and led to an increasing number of visitors.

Fans Excited With First F1 Show Runs In Tokyo

Fans excited with first F1 show runs in Tokyo

Thousands of race car fans flocked to the center of Tokyo on Saturday to see Formula One cars in action ahead of the beginning of this year's F1 World Championship.

The event took place during a visit by the F1 Red Bull racing team to Japan. The team began using Honda engines this year.

Tennis/ Nishikori Silences Portuguese Fans With Sousa Rout

TENNIS/ Nishikori silences Portuguese fans with Sousa rout

MELBOURNE, Australia--Japan's Kei Nishikori moved swiftly into the fourth round of the Australian Open on Saturday after beating Joao Sousa of Portugal 7-6(6) 6-1 6-2.

The comfortable victory came as a relief to the eighth seed and former U.S. Open finalist after he battled through consecutive five-set matches in the opening rounds.

Superfly 'gifts' Fans With New Single

Superfly 'gifts' fans with new single

Superfly's new single "Gifts" will drop in stores on October 10. 

The title track was written as the set piece for the junior high school section of the '85th NHK National School Music Contest.' It's a medium-tempo ballad that shows both kindness  and strength. Besides this, the single will include a new song titled "Happy Day" and a live track of "Gifts." It will be available in three different types: Regular Edition, Limited Edition, and Fan Club Edition. 

Tokyo Soccer Fans Cheer For Japan, Belgium

Tokyo soccer fans cheer for Japan, Belgium

Soccer fans in Tokyo cheered as the national teams from Japan and Belgium competed in their round of 16 match at the FIFA 2018 World Cup underway in Russia.

About 400 people gathered at a public viewing event near Tokyo Tower before sunrise on Tuesday morning to watch the game on a large television screen. Many of them wore "Samurai Blue" uniforms to support the Japanese team.