Kana’s Korner – Interview With John Patrick Lowrie and Ellen Mclain

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

John Patrick Lowrie is Team Fortress 2's Sniper. Ellen Mclain is GLADos. Together they are the (Fairy) God (Mother and Father) of Wish Inc. Two titanic ...
The Oxymoron of American J-Rock: A Closer Look at What Makes J-Pop and J-Rock Japanese

The Oxymoron of American J-Rock: A

What the heck is American J-Rock? Better question: Do you know what J-Rock, or J-Pop for that matter, really means? While you probably think you have an answer, pinning down ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Cards Against Humanity’s Community Manager

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Lots of people enjoy Cards Against Humanity. But who are the people who make this unique game? Well wonder no more because we got Jenn Bane, Cards Against ...
The Wandering Witch – Anniversary Edition!

The Wandering Witch – Anniver

Welcome, all, again. This is a very special column for me, marking my first anniversary as a content contributor to the Fan! I've ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in Tanoshiicon

Kayarath’s Adventures in Tano

”Sorry, we're sold out.” the registration guy told me. “What do you mean you sold out? How many people showed up for this thing?” I asked in shocked response. ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Crystal Lonnquist

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Crystal Lonnquist is here in the korner. She voices every female character in Rack N Ruin, plus Latha/Mandala from Technobabylon. Will she survive the korner intact? ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Baschfire

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

DJ Baschfire is ready to jam! He's not the newest staff member, he's a mixer and raver. You've seen him at Youmacon, you've subscribed to him on Bandcamp, ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Falconshield

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Are you ready to rock? I hope you are because Falconshield is here! They make video game lore inspired music and now they're here to rock out with ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Rich Alvarez

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Do you like Let's Plays? Smashing stuff? Live action parodies of Italian plumbers? Then let me introduce you to Rick Alvarez, a video game themed Youtuber with ...
The Wandering Witch – Deja View, All Over Again…

The Wandering Witch – Deja Vi

Welcome all, again. As I watch another viewing season wind down, I am very grateful for the quality and diversity of the programming that ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Ross Brierley

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Ross Brierley is the Community Manager of Ghostlight Ltd, a U.K. based gaming company that brings over Japanese games to the West. He is the man responsible for bringing ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Xanthe Huynh

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Kana got to interview Xanthe Huynh. She played Ui Hirasawa in K-On!, Sachi in Sword Art Online, and even worked as a production assistant in The Melancholy of Haruhi ...
The Wandering Witch – Sounding Euphonium!

The Wandering Witch – Soundin

Welcome, all, again. It's proving to be a fun viewing season, with great offerings in many different genres. But I am especially grateful ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Wally Wingert

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Kana got Wally Wingert back into the Korner, and you will enjoy his stories greatly. While he can credited to many things, this time he's telling us about when ...

Toppin’ The Charts – February (Week Six)

Posted on Feb 28 2012
Toppin’ The Charts – February (Week Six)
It's time to d-d-dual... with music. Toppin' The Charts tackles another week in February to see who will come out on top.

Toppin’ The Charts – February (Week Five)

Posted on Feb 14 2012
Toppin’ The Charts – February (Week Five)
Time for another week of Toppin' The Charts! We're getting close to the end of February where your favorites are sure to battle one another on the Japanese charts, but until then hopefully this will tide you over.

Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week Four)

Posted on Feb 07 2012
Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week Four)
This Toppin' The Charts might be a little late, but don't worry. You're getting double doses of music today! Celebrate, hit the jump, and catch up~

Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week Three)

Posted on Jan 24 2012
Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week Three)
For all you anime fans out there week three is just for you. Toppin' The Charts is back for another week and I'm pretty positive a Katamari rolled through the charts just to mix things up! Don't know what I mean? Hit the jump to find out.

Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week Two)

Posted on Jan 18 2012
Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week Two)
Are you as excited as I am for week two? Good! Let's hope last week's trend of new and awesome music stuck. Hit the jump to find out for yourself!

Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week One)

Posted on Jan 10 2012
Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week One)
How about we start the New Year right with an old feature everybody loved? That's right, Toppin' The Charts is back to keep you up to date on your favorite Japanese & Korean artists. Hit the jump to find out if 2012 is being blessed by the music gods!

Toppin’ The Charts – February (Week Seven)

Posted on Mar 23 2011
Toppin’ The Charts – February (Week Seven)
Another week, another mix up of music---Wait a second, Kana where have you been?! Find out after the jump!

Toppin’ The Charts – February (Week Six)

Posted on Feb 21 2011
Toppin’ The Charts – February (Week Six)
It's Monday which means a new episode of Anime Bites... oh wait, Kana this isn't Anime Bites! That's right, since Kibs was away at Kami-Con we decided to have Toppin' The Chart goodness back to back. Enjoy your double dose of music overload.

Toppin’ The Charts – February (Week Five)

Posted on Feb 08 2011
Toppin’ The Charts – February (Week Five)
Sexy banners means sexy girls in our latest charts... or does it? Were there lots of changes this week or simply lots of flops? The only way to find out is to hit the jump!

Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week Four)

Posted on Feb 02 2011
Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week Four)
Another week is here and it's chalk full of surprises! You're not going to want to miss this episode as the Japanese charts get a shake up while Korea's numbers mix & match. Hit that jump for the top ten songs this week.