The Wandering Witch – Welcoming the Invaders?

The Wandering Witch – Welcomi

Welcome, all, again. This summer has provided many fun and interesting anime series, while also hitting me with some bitter disappointments. Not to ...
Simulblast! Week 010 of Summer 2014

Simulblast! Week 010 of Summer 2014

What a KROZEtastic week of Simulblast! This post is not for the faint of KROZE! In fact, contestants this week used the word "KROZE" in their summaries a whopping 171 ...
The Uzi Import Report: Hamatora

The Uzi Import Report: Hamatora

It's that time again for another addition to the Uzi Import Report! Always had an interests in mutants? Does Spiderman pique your interest, or does X-Men fit more of your ...
Name Not Final – September 13th (Smashing Apples)

Name Not Final – September 13

Are the trio at another convention? No? Maybe? Where in the world are the guy's from Name Not Final?!
Kayarath’s Adventures in F.L.U.R!

Kayarath’s Adventures in F.L.

Sometimes you find destiny and sometimes destiny finds you.
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Erik Kimerer

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We talked with up and coming voice actor Erik Kimerer! Erik has been nailing big roles in hot new shows like Accel World, Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic and the ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Ralph Lister

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We sat down for a nice cup of tea and a chat with Ralph Lister, the voice of Walter in Hellsing and Hellsing Ultimate! Listen in to hear all about ...
Siege Spots – Dragon Con (Or “How I Learned To Love Cons Again”)

Siege Spots – Dragon Con (Or

"Are you here for ComicCon?" the hotel clerk asked. I answered yes for the sake of smalltalk, but Dragon Con is so much more than that. Dragon Con is a ...
Why The Chicago Con Circuit is Amazing: Anime Central 2014

Why The Chicago Con Circuit is Amaz

In this special series of articles, I aim to highlight some of the best that Chicago has to offer to fans of anime, manga, and Japanese culture. As a native ...
The Current Reviews the Suguri Collection!

The Current Reviews the Suguri Coll

The Current is back after its brief hiatus to bring you some high flying, anime girl fighting, bullet hell action! Just recently released back in July, the Suguri Collection consists ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Kira Buckland

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We talked with the amazing Kira Buckland again! Since we last talked to Kira, she's been busy working on cool shows like Accel World and Magi: the Labyrinth of Magic! ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with The Megas

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

From the year 200X and live via Kinect, we talked to The Megas about their latest release, History Repeating: Red! Listen to hear all about the writing process for the ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Raj Ramayya

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We talked to the amazing composer Raj Ramayya! Listen in to hear all about his work on shows like Cowboy Bebop and Wolfs Rain with amazing people like Yoko Kanno!
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Chantal Strand

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We talked to the fabulous Chantal Strand! Chantal is known for her work in Gundam Seed as Lacus Clyne and Gundam 00 as Feldt Grace! Check it out to hear ...

iStalk 7/4/14 – Aldnoah.Zero, Sushi Ninja, and Giovanni’s Island

Posted on Jul 04 2014
iStalk 7/4/14 – Aldnoah.Zero, Sushi Ninja, and Giovanni’s Island
Today, Crunchyroll to stream Aldnoah.Zero, Daisuki to stream Sushi Ninja, and English voices for Giovanni's Island.

iStalk 7/3/14 – Blood Lad, Persona 4 Arena, and Tokyo ESP crossover

Posted on Jul 03 2014
iStalk 7/3/14 – Blood Lad, Persona 4 Arena, and Tokyo ESP crossover
Today, dub release of Blood Lad, Persona 4 Arena DLC, and Tokyo ESP to cross over with Gai-Rei.

The Alpha Gamer #4: Running the Distance with Melody’s Escape

Posted on Jul 02 2014
The Alpha Gamer #4: Running the Distance with Melody’s Escape
Imagine, if you will, a game that was conceived when Miku Hatsune, Audiosurf, and Dance Dance Revolution got together and made a baby. That’s probably the most accurate way to describe Melody’s Escape, a parkour/running game that uses the player’s music library to dictate the gameplay.

iStalk 7/2/14 – Kill La Kill, Sailor Moon, and Arabic Anime

Posted on Jul 02 2014
iStalk 7/2/14 – Kill La Kill, Sailor Moon, and Arabic Anime
Today, Kill La Kill dub cast heads to Otakon, Sailor Moon Crystal announces more roles, Gainax to work on anime based on Arabic-manga.

Simulblast! Week 012 Of Spring 2014

Posted on Jul 01 2014
Simulblast! Week 012 Of Spring 2014
The time has come! Our final week of Simulblast, and probably our most difficult challenge yet! Who will come out on top? That's up to your vote, dear readers!

iStalk 7/1/2014 – SOA II, Lupin III, and SGDQ 201-IV

Posted on Jul 01 2014
iStalk 7/1/2014 – SOA II, Lupin III, and SGDQ 201-IV
Today, Sword Art Online II anime shows trailer, Lupin the III spinoff film gets promo, and Summer Games Done Quick raises over $700,000.

iStalk 6/30/14 – Free Sequel, Aniplex’s Summer Releases, and Terra Formars

Posted on Jun 30 2014
iStalk 6/30/14 – Free Sequel, Aniplex’s Summer Releases, and Terra Formars
Today, Funimation acquires new Free anime, Aniplex announces summer streaming titles, and Viz Media debuts new manga.

Beats by BossaNova – Me First & the Gimme Gimmes: Sing In Japanese

Posted on Jun 30 2014
Beats by BossaNova – Me First & the Gimme Gimmes: Sing In Japanese
Hey guys! It’s BossaNova here. This week we’re going to look at the Sing in Japanese EP from one of my personal favorite bands, Me First & the Gimme Gimmes.

iStalk 6/27/14 – Hunter X Hiatus, Otakon Guests, and Monster Returns

Posted on Jun 27 2014
iStalk 6/27/14 – Hunter X Hiatus, Otakon Guests, and Monster Returns
Today, Hiatus X Hiatus strikes again, Otakon announces Ray Villard, and Naoki Urasawa's Monster manga to return to print.

Zenkaikon 2014 Gallery

Posted on Jun 26 2014
Zenkaikon 2014 Gallery
Missed Zenkaikon? What a shame! We didn't and as such here's a batch of pictures from the event. Which cosplay was your favorite?