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?
Simulblast! Week 010 of Fall 2014

Simulblast! Week 010 of Fall 2014

We can contain the feels no longer! It's time for an emotionally-oriented Simulblast!
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!
Take You And Your Friend To London Anime Con!

Take You And Your Friend To London

London Anime Con wants you to attend their convention. Find out how!
Musikal Makinations – Holiday Funtime Musikal Bonanza 2014!

Musikal Makinations – Holiday Fun

Happy holiday greetings denizens of The Fan! Musikal Makinations presents it's 2nd annual Holiday Funtime Musikal Bonanza, also known as Holiday Funtime Musikal Bonanza 2014! Too wordy? I don't care! 'Tis ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in Beautiful Days

Kayarath’s Adventures in Beau

When I first tried to write a review of this movie, I simply couldn't. The words just wouldn't come out. Something inside me was just off.
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 ...
Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival Gallery

Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival Gall

Warriors of Light unite! Kanashimi completed the quest of attending Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival 2014! Not only was the experience amazing, but the cosplay was killer.
Siege Spots – Anime Weekend Atlanta (Or “Content Is Important”)

Siege Spots – Anime Weekend A

There was something about walking into the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel, AWA's host hotel, and seeing the hotel staff wearing anime wigs and huge smiles. They've been hosting this event ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Todd Haberkorn

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We recently got a chance to catch up with Todd Haberkorn! Is he singing high-notes in Ever After High or being dastardly in the new dub of Sailor Moon? ...

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.