Simulblast! Week 002 of Summer 2014

Simulblast! Week 002 of Summer 2014

There were bikinis! There were buns! There were weenies! It's summertime on this week's Simulblast, and our contestants are getting us in the summer mood with fake (and real!) beach ...
The Uzi Convention Report: Anime Expo 2014

The Uzi Convention Report: Anime Ex

Anime Expo is the largest and the fastest growing con in North America. Last year, Anime Expo had about 60,000 attendees, but this year was reported to have over 80,000! ...
Game Sho — Quest for Infamy

Game Sho — Quest for Infamy

I had never really played an adventure game before. I'm fairly young, so that genre had fallen out of the mainstream before I ever got the chance to play them. ...
The Wandering Witch – The Climb Resumes

The Wandering Witch – The Cli

Hi, all, I'm Moonhawk81 (The Wandering Witch). I've been around The Fan for a long while now and am finally attempting to contribute directly to the site in my own ...
Beats by BossaNova – Budo Grape: Amsterdam

Beats by BossaNova – Budo Gra

Hey there! BossaNova back again with another album review! This time around we've got Budo Grape's latest record, Amsterdam!
Bobby Henshin’s Time At Anime North 2014

Bobby Henshin’s Time At Anime

Anime North is said to be one of the biggest cons in the great white north. I'm quoting actual Canadians on this one. Chock full of guests from both America, ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Natalie Hoover

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We talked to Natalie Hoover about her cool projects like Kick-Heart and Danganronpa 2! Listen in to hear all about these and more!
The Alpha Gamer #4: Running the Distance with Melody’s Escape

The Alpha Gamer #4: Running the Dis

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 ...
Zenkaikon 2014 Gallery

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?
Kana’s Korner – Interview with David Eddings

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We talked to David Eddings, the voice of the lovable Claptrap from Borderlands and the VP of Business Development over at Gearbox Studios! Check it out!
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Mona Marshall

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We had a nice little chat with Mona Marshall to hear about the things she's been lending her voice to lately like South Park: The Stick of Truth! Have a ...
The Uzi Import Report: The Irregular at Magic High School

The Uzi Import Report: The Irregula

Welcome to the return of the Uzi Import Report! Some of you may be on summer break for school, but prepare yourselves to get right back into it with this ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Matthew Mercer

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We brought Matt Mercer back to talk all about his tons of awesome new roles in stuff like Attack on Titan and Magi, as well as help him plug his ...
Tempest’s Review of AnimeNEXT 2014

Tempest’s Review of AnimeNEXT

This was my first convention where I ever had down-time. Typically, the minute I receive the schedule, I cover it in highlighter marks for all the panels I intend to ...

iStalk – 427

Posted on Oct 14 2010
iStalk – 427
Today, School Days gains yet another grisly ending, super secret anime shorts project, and love in the realm of GTO?

Kibs’ Round Table – The Laziness Edition

Posted on Oct 13 2010
Kibs’ Round Table – The Laziness Edition
Welcome to Kibs' Round Table. That's right, Kibbles is taking over the table of roundness to bring you the round table: random staff edition.

iStalk – 426

Posted on Oct 13 2010
iStalk – 426
Today, California anime concert, SOPHIA regains its keyboardist, and the Hawaii Film Fest is on the way.

iStalk – 425

Posted on Oct 12 2010
iStalk – 425
Today, the UK gets some new anime titles, updates from Yen Press, and Bandai promises more Gundam with a side of K-ON.

EXPcon Video Highlights

Posted on Oct 11 2010
EXPcon Video Highlights
Just a few video highlights from EXPcon, as a bit of a teaser from things to come, normally this would be Fanatic only content, but I'm feeling generous today.

First Christmas – Slayers

Posted on Oct 11 2010
First Christmas – Slayers
While Kibs takes a break from Anime Bites, I'm here to provide my own video reviews. This week, we'll look at the vintage classic that is Slayers.

iStalk – 424

Posted on Oct 11 2010
iStalk – 424
Today, Crunchyroll adds even more series, things get leaked, and X Japan and Stan Lee UNITE!

Jubilee’s News Jumble – October 3rd-9th

Posted on Oct 10 2010
Jubilee’s News Jumble – October 3rd-9th
Knock, knock. Who’s there? News. News who? News Jumble! I apologize, my cleverness is shot. Anyways, Jubilee is back for another week of gut-busting news action! I have all the best stories from this last week, and boy do we have a couple doozies! What do you mean doozie isn’t a word, Microsoft?! From kicking chemistry to the curb with Lucky Star, to WORLD OF WARCRAFT CATACLYSM, I’ve got everything you want, and nothing you don’t… wait a sec…

Anime Weekend Atlanta 2010 Cosplay Gallery

Posted on Oct 10 2010
Anime Weekend Atlanta 2010 Cosplay Gallery
Elanora was kind enough to go to Anime Weekend Atlanta in our stead, and took these gorgeous pictures. Enjoy!

Shiki – Recap

Posted on Oct 09 2010
Shiki – Recap
Everyone, I have really sad news. You might want to sit down before you hear this. Okay? Ready? Here goes: Shiki is on hiatus until October 14. No new episodes, no new hair, no new developments in the Vampire Yuuki storyline. It's rough, I know. Believe me, I feel your pain.