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. ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Fal-Con

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Today Kana talks with the people behind Fal-Con, an anime convention taking place October in Alabama.
The Wandering Witch – Joins the Family

The Wandering Witch – Joins t

Welcome, all, again. I've decided to make good on my threat, so I'll be reviewing 91 Days, one of those often-referenced-but-seldom-seen "instant classics." That's right, they really do ...
Siege Spots – Angel Express Review (PC)

Siege Spots – Angel Express R

I really didn't want to like this game.
The Wandering Witch – Gets Scientific?

The Wandering Witch – Gets Sc

Welcome, all, again. We will in this column discuss one of those series acknowledged here last time for their beautiful artwork and strong stories--Alderamin on the Sky. Admittedly, ...

Kayarath’s Adventures in Evolution

Posted on Jul 12 2012
Kayarath’s Adventures in Evolution
A selfless warrior once said, “You don't care, I can see that! Their lives mean absolutely nothing to you! You're not in the least bit sorry!”

Bargain Gaming – Lollipop Chainsaw

Posted on Jul 05 2012
Bargain Gaming – Lollipop Chainsaw
There comes a time that every reviewer wants to set aside their persona. To communicate something deeply personal about themselves or their beliefs with their audience. A desire for them to reach beyond the veil of separation and show the reader what they truly value and care about. That, for perhaps one fleeting moment, they might share a piece of themselves with their audience so that both they and their readers can grow from the experience.

Manorexic’s Anime Sampler – Accel World

Posted on Jun 27 2012
Manorexic’s Anime Sampler – Accel World
You know Tony Stark's floating, touch-controlled hologram screens in Iron Man? What if everyone had one of those, and only they could see their own? That's exactly what happens in this show's version of Japan, year 2046. Let's take a trip to the future this week with the futuristic fantasy, Accel World!

Molly Reads Natsume Ono-a-lot

Posted on Jun 24 2012
Molly Reads Natsume Ono-a-lot
One year ago, I gave you a look into the world through the eyes of a child in Yotsuba&!. This June, we will take a look at a series of more mature works by my personal favorite mangaka, Natsume Ono. Settle down with your lemonade, because you are in for a mellow treat!

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!

Merry Melodies – Soul Eater Repeat Show Opening 1 – Counter Identity

Posted on Jun 03 2012
Merry Melodies – Soul Eater Repeat Show Opening 1 – Counter Identity
Reruns don't happen very often in Japan, so when they show up you know it'll be pretty awesome! Check out this one with this week's Merry Melodies!

Merry Molodies – Dusk Maiden of Amnesia Opening – Choir Jail

Posted on May 26 2012
Merry Molodies – Dusk Maiden of Amnesia Opening – Choir Jail
Some more recent anime songs for Merry Melodies this week, this time we'll take a look at the opening of an interesting little ghost story. It's all right here, so check it out!

Manorexic’s Anime Sampler – Dragon Ball Z

Posted on May 23 2012
Manorexic’s Anime Sampler – Dragon Ball Z
This weekend is a historic one: this Saturday marks the return of Toonami! You may have plans to just chill at home and watch, or be like me and have a mass viewing party. However you plan to celebrate (and watch,) let's take today to look back onto everyone's favorite Toonami classic: Dragon Ball Z.

Tempest’s Downpour – Sky Girls Review

Posted on May 20 2012
Tempest’s Downpour – Sky Girls Review
In my quest to view what Japan has to offer, I have unwittingly stumbled upon a few monstrosities. One goes by the name Sky Girls.

Merry Melodies – Jormungand Opening – Borderland

Posted on May 13 2012
Merry Melodies – Jormungand Opening – Borderland
It's that time on Merry Melodies where we take a look at the more recent openings that Christmas bases his watch list on. At the top of that list, we have a great opening from a great series!