A major credit card company, Sumitomo Mitsui Card announced the start of issuing a ONE PIECE collaborated credit card "ONE PIECE VISA CARD" on July 30.

It's part of ONE PIECE's 15 year anniversary project, and the issuing period is limited to one year beginning on July 30.

There are 2 designs available (Luffy or Chopper).

Lantis, a Japanese music production company specialising in anime, gaming and voice actors and a Bandai Namco subsidiary, collaborated with a popular anime called Love Live! and made a limited edition high-resolution portable headphone amp called Astell&Kern AK10 Love Live! Edition.

Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin in Japanese) limited edition Morinaga Chocoball will be out for sale on July 8th.

On the package, you will see that Kyoro-chan, a mascot of the Chocoball series, is dressed in costumes of the main characters from Attack on Titan.

Bandai today announced the release of a super alloy robot "Cho-gokin! Cho-gattai! SF Robot Fujiko F. Fujio Characters".

If you are a real Fujiko F. Fujio fan, you must have got an intense craving for it!

It comes with 6 small robots of the most popular characters created by Fujiko F. Fujio. By putting all the 6 robots together, you can make a 22cm tall robot.

6 characters:

On June 9, one of the world's largest animated film festivals, The Annecy International Animation Film Festival (AIAFF) started in Annecy, France. And we had great news from there today.

Studio Ghibli's 78-year old Director Isao Takahata received an honorary award to celebrate his career and contribution to animation at the festival. The audience welcomed him to the stage with loud applause.

He is the first Japanese person to receive this award.