Alice & Zouroku (& the Wandering Witch)

Alice & Zouroku (& the Wand

Welcome, all, again. A new viewing season has begun and, to be honest, I'm not quite sold on it. Not yet, anyway. There are a number of ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Eliza Jane Schneider

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Today's guest is Eliza Jane Schneider! Hear many stories including how she put the South into Mafia 3, how she intertied a ton of roles from South Park, the ...
Siege Spots – Persona 5 Review (PS4)

Siege Spots – Persona 5 Revie

After 20 years of Persona, and 8 years after Persona 4, Persona 5 is finally here. This very Japanese RPG series has grown tremendously since its beginnings, and Persona 5 ...
Nerd’s Weebviews – We Are X Review

Nerd’s Weebviews – We A

X Japan, the biggest band you have never heard of, or at least that is the tagline from the documentary film, We Are X. The film follows the life of ...
The Wandering Witch Lives Vicariously!

The Wandering Witch Lives Vicarious

Welcome, all, again. Today we will discuss Seiren, a slice-of-life series which follows protagonist Shoichi Kamita and his interactions with three very different girls. Now, the purpose and ...
The Wandering Witch Ponders Lucky Number 13

The Wandering Witch Ponders Lucky N

Welcome, all, again. Please let me apologize for there being no January column--a death in the family compelled my travel overseas and otherwise consumed my attention. I am ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in J1-Con

Kayarath’s Adventures in J1-C

I made it my mission to cover every convention in my area. While I have a ways to go, I did mange to knock one more off the list. ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in More Indie Games

Kayarath’s Adventures in More

Too Many Games, too little time. Between the cosplay, the guests, the marketplace, and everything else, it's quite easy to miss the games of Too Many Games.
Kayarath’s Adventures in Heralding Manga

Kayarath’s Adventures in Hera

I originally planned to call this “Kayarath's Adventures in Ambush Interviewing” but I'm trying to cut back on click bait sounding titles. While it was arranged at the last ...
The Wandering Witch–Offers a Short Review

The Wandering Witch–Offers a

Welcome, all, again--I wish you the happiest of whatever holidays you might be celebrating this time of year. With this viewing season winding down, I will in this column ...
The Wandering Witch – Learns the Drop Rule

The Wandering Witch – Learns

Welcome, all, again. I'm very excited about this month's review(!), having chosen to finally discuss March Comes in Like a Lion. In truth, I've been saving this one, ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in Street Festivals

Kayarath’s Adventures in Stre

Every April the sakuras fall and the Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia hosts the Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival. I've been covering that for years but this year I'm ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Youmacon’s Tabletop Division

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Are you going to Youmacon this year? Don't forget to check out table top gaming section! We got the people who run it to stop on by and ...
The Wandering Witch — Gets Left for Last

The Wandering Witch — Gets Le

Welcome, all, again. We've begun a viewing season chock-full of magical girls and witches, and so--especially with October bringing Halloween--I just had to pick one such series for review. ...

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!