Posts Tagged: otaku


5 entrepreneurial inspirations from Japanese anime

Achieving success as an entrepreneur anywhere is a challenge, so while I could understand the appeal of targeting Silicon Valley, there are ...

  • May 15, 2014
  • at 12:58 pm
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From hobby to blog to e-commerce, Tokyo Otaku Mode wants to be world’s otaku epicenter

Tokyo Otaku Mode was founded in March 2011 as a Facebook page by a bunch of otaku founders. It is now a site that generates 20 million pagev...

  • January 23, 2014
  • at 4:58 pm
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Manga Madness: Otaku Camera Reaches 3 Million Downloads Worldwide

Manga camera app Otaku Camera has hit three million downloads as of May 2013 (see graph below). Launched in November last year, the app help...

  • June 6, 2013
  • at 4:08 pm
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Tokyo Otaku Mode Launches News Page, Approaches 10 Million Facebook Likes

Japan-based Tokyo Otaku Mode turned many heads over the past year, mostly because of its enormous fan base on its Facebook page, which now t...

  • January 18, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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Tokyo Otaku Mode gets series A funding to grow its anime estore

Anime fan-site turned ecommerce portal Tokyo Otaku Mode has got its hands on series A funding worth JPY 270 million - that’s US$2.64 milli...

  • April 17, 2014
  • at 2:48 pm
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This is the cosplay camera app you've been waiting for.

This is the cosplay camera app you’ve been waiting for

If you want to do a bit of cosplaying but don’t fancy dressing up, there’s a new camera app for that. Called Moe Camera, it̵...

  • December 19, 2013
  • at 9:48 pm
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Tokyo Otaku Mode funding

Tokyo Otaku Mode Attracts Funding for Its Manga-Mad Portal

We’ve seen the niche community called Tokyo Otaku Mode pass 10 million Facebook ‘likes’ and launch the awesome Manga Camer...

  • February 13, 2013
  • at 9:33 pm
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Tokyo Otaku Mode and the Facebook Strategy

There has been a lot of buzz around Japan-based Tokyo Otaku Mode recently. The startup aims to curate content (mostly photos so far) focusin...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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