Kana’s Korner – Interview with Comfort and Adam

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We got a chance to talk to Comfort Love and Adam Withers about the state of working in the comic industry. We also touch upon their series The Uniques ...
Musikal Makinations – 4TE’s MORE Single Review

Musikal Makinations – 4TER

Greetings denizens of The Fan! You might be thinking, "Wait, didn't Maki just review an album this month?" And the answer would be YES, I did! But, in my ever ...
The Wandering Witch – “Just One More Thing…”

The Wandering Witch – “

Welcome, all, again.  I find myself writing this column just a couple of weeks into a new season of anime, so I must decline attempting a premature evaluation of new ...
Musikal Makinations – Rick Rack’s First Mini Album Review

Musikal Makinations – Rick Ra

Happy New Year greetings, denizens of The Fan! Hope all of you had fun and safe holiday celebrations!
Kayarath’s Adventures In Nijicon

Kayarath’s Adventures In Niji

I believe the “Yaoi Manga” card from the Whack A Catgirl card game best describes Yaoi by noting that it is an excellent boy repellant.
Happy Birthday 91.8 The Fan!

Happy Birthday 91.8 The Fan!

It's another year where we get to see Brie, our lovely mascot, and the radio grow older. We asked some of the staff to share their memories of some of ...
Simulblast! Week 012 Fall 2014

Simulblast! Week 012 Fall 2014

The final week is upon us... Who is the champion, who will reign supreme?!
The Wandering Witch – Shirobako’s Beautiful Storm

The Wandering Witch – Shiroba

Welcome, all, again. Our subject this time is Shirobako, an anime about making anime. And while that might sound like an invitation to kid-glove treatment of subject matter ...
Anime Midwest Gallery

Anime Midwest Gallery

On the third day of Christmas, The Fan gave to me... three gender-bent Chun-Li's! What happened at Anime Midwest this year, why not click and see?
AnimeNext Gallery

AnimeNext Gallery

On the second day of Christmas, The Fan gave to me... two Miku's dancing! Some memories from AnimeNext!
Youmacon Gallery

Youmacon Gallery

On the first day of Christmas, The Fan gave to me... one Youmacon party! Here's our pictures from Youmacon, make sure to let us know which are your favorite!
The Alpha Gamer #5: Hunting and Being Hunted in the Evolve Big Alpha

The Alpha Gamer #5: Hunting and Bei

Just last weekend, Left 4 Dead creators Turtle Rock Studios opened up the Big Alpha for their next big project: Evolve. I was lucky enough to get a key into ...
Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival: Main Events & Concert

Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival: Mai

After a day of prep at Square Enix's first Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival, Kanashimi was ready to tackle Saturday & Sunday head-on. If you're curious about the autograph signing ...
Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival Review: Reception

Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival Revi

Square Enix announced four months ago that they would be holding a Fan Festival in several locations for their two million users. Among the locations was Las Vegas, NV with ...

Merry Melodies – Dog Days OP – Scarlet Knight

Posted on Nov 09 2013
Merry Melodies – Dog Days OP – Scarlet Knight
When an alternate world needs a hero to summon, Merry Melodies will be that hero!

Merry Melodies – Ben-to Opening – Live for Life

Posted on Oct 26 2013
Merry Melodies – Ben-to Opening – Live for Life
I hope you're hungry, because we've got half-priced Merry Melodies that we need to sell!

Merry Melodies – Attack On Titan OP 1 – Guren no Yumiya

Posted on Oct 05 2013
Merry Melodies – Attack On Titan OP 1 – Guren no Yumiya
Time to join the fight against titans! The only way to get pumped is with another Merry Melodies!

Merry Melodies – Free! OP – Rage On

Posted on Sep 14 2013
Merry Melodies – Free! OP – Rage On
Get set to get wet! It's time to take a dip in this week's Merry Melodies!

Merry Melodies – Day Break Illusion OP – Träumerei

Posted on Aug 31 2013
Merry Melodies – Day Break Illusion OP – Träumerei
The musical highlight of the summer 2013 season is featured this week! It's time for Merry Melodies!

Merry Melodies – Top 50 Comeback

Posted on May 11 2013
Merry Melodies – Top 50 Comeback
Merry Melodies is making a comeback in a big way! It's time for a Top 50!

Merry Melodies – Blue Exorcist Opening 2 – In My World

Posted on Dec 01 2012
Merry Melodies – Blue Exorcist Opening 2 – In My World
Referencing last week's edition, it's time for a brand new world of Merry Melodies!

Merry Melodies – Fate/Zero Opening 1 – Oath Sign

Posted on Nov 17 2012
Merry Melodies – Fate/Zero Opening 1 – Oath Sign
Another rousing edition of anime you should watch based on good music! It's time for Merry Melodies

Merry Melodies – Mawaru Penguindrum Opening 1 – Nornir

Posted on Sep 15 2012
Merry Melodies – Mawaru Penguindrum Opening 1 – Nornir
Merry Melodies is back! Now with 250% more penguins! Check out the opening for Mawaru Penguindrum!

Merry Melodies – Deadman Wonderland Opening – One Reason

Posted on Jun 17 2012
Merry Melodies – Deadman Wonderland Opening – One Reason
In celebration of the triumphant return of Toonami, let's take a look at one of their new flagship series, Deadman Wonderland!