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? ...

iStalk 9/25/14 – Persona Q, Pokemon BW, and The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

Posted on Sep 25 2014
iStalk 9/25/14 – Persona Q, Pokemon BW, and The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
Today, Persona Q videos, Pokemon BW anime, and English dub for The Tale of the Princess Kaguya.

iStalk 9/24/14 – Rage of Bahamut, Death Note, Atlus Sale

Posted on Sep 24 2014
iStalk 9/24/14 – Rage of Bahamut, Death Note, Atlus Sale
Today, Rage of Bahamut anime gets new trailer, Death Note the musical expands cast ,and Atlus has a Nintendo 3DS sale again.

Simulblast! Week 011 of Summer 2014

Posted on Sep 23 2014
Simulblast! Week 011 of Summer 2014
Canada! It's where Avril Lavigne is from! And she did songs for a One Piece movie! And that's how we can justify this week's very Canadian Simulblast challenge!

iStalk 9/23/14 – Project Scissors, Takashi Miike, Mawaru Penguindrum

Posted on Sep 23 2014
iStalk 9/23/14 – Project Scissors, Takashi Miike, Mawaru Penguindrum
Today, Project Scissors, Takashi Miike wins award, and Mawaru Penguindrum to get manga adaptation.

iStalk 9/22/14 – Hatsune Miku, Log Horizon, and Dragon Ball Xenoverse

Posted on Sep 22 2014
iStalk 9/22/14 – Hatsune Miku, Log Horizon, and Dragon Ball Xenoverse
Today, Hatsune Miku to appear on David Letterman, Log Horizon 2 moves to Studio DEEN, and Dragon Ball Xenoverse to be on Steam.

iStalk 9/19/14 – Viz Expansion, World Trigger, and Aimer

Posted on Sep 19 2014
iStalk 9/19/14 – Viz Expansion, World Trigger, and Aimer
Today, Viz Media expands outside of North America, World Trigger doubles up debut, and Aimer to release new EP.

iStalk 9/18/14 – Clamp, Hyrule Warriors, and L’Arc-en Ciel

Posted on Sep 18 2014
iStalk 9/18/14 – Clamp, Hyrule Warriors, and L’Arc-en Ciel
Today, Viz adds Clamp titles, Hyrule Warriors trailer, and new L'Arc-en-Ciel to be released worldwide.

The Wandering Witch – Welcoming the Invaders?

Posted on Sep 17 2014
The Wandering Witch – Welcoming the Invaders?
Welcome, all, again. This summer has provided many fun and interesting anime series, while also hitting me with some bitter disappointments. Not to name names or anything, but somebody really does need to be punished in the name of the Moon, and punished severely... But I would much rather talk about something that I have enjoyed.

iStalk 9/17/14 – Gurren Lagann, Your Lie in April, and Persona 4 Arena Ultimax

Posted on Sep 17 2014
iStalk 9/17/14 – Gurren Lagann, Your Lie in April, and Persona 4 Arena Ultimax
Today, Gurren Lagann gets blu-ray release, Aniplex of America licenses new anime, and Persona 4 Arena Ultimax streams trailer.

Simulblast! Week 010 of Summer 2014

Posted on Sep 16 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 times! But who used it the most? Read on to find out!