The Tokyo Anime Fair, the largest mart of its kind for toon content, has canceled its 2011 edition, to be held March 24-27, organizers announced on Wednesday.
Organizers of the 3rd Okinawa Intl. Movie Festival have decided to go ahead with the event, skedded for March 18-17, despite the devastation wrought by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.
Amid the devastation caused by the 8.9 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami that deluged vast parts of Japan on Friday, the country's entertainment industry is tallying the losses and taking…
Distribs in Japan are pulling, postponing or changing pics deemed upsetting to a quake-traumatized public.
Tokyo -- Tokyo Electric Power will start rolling blackouts on Monday to compensate for the power shortfall caused by the failure of two nuclear plants in Japan following Friday's earthquake -- a…
Theaters in the northern Tohoku region, the worst hit by Friday's quake, have been shut down.
The Japan biz has been badly rocked by today's quake and tsunami, which have affected everyone from Hokkaido in the north to Okinawa in the south.
Sony topper Howard Stringer on Thursday ended months of speculation about who might be on the short list to succeed him by naming top gaming exec Kazuo Hirai to head a new consumer products division.
Tokyo -- Shipments of DVD and Blu-ray discs in Japan fell 2.7% in 2010 to $3.2 billion, according to figures compiled by the Japan Video Software Assn., the sixth year of decline.
Sony has inked with the All England Lawn Tennis Club to unspool the Wimbledon finals in high-def 3D at theaters worldwide, the company announced Monday.