The Wandering Witch – Has New Shorts!

The Wandering Witch – Has New

Welcome, all, again. This time, I'll be shining a spotlight upon three entertaining new short programs: Danchigai; Wakaba*Girl; and Wakakozake. Admittedly, this is not the column I intended ...
Kana’s Korner- Interview with Elias Toufexis (2015)

Kana’s Korner- Interview with

Jack in with Elias Toufexis, the man behind Adam Jensen of Deus Ex: Human Revolution and Federico Auditore da Firenze of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood. He'll even talk about roles ...
Hello Kitty’s Supercute Friendship Festival Overview

Hello Kitty’s Supercute Frien

There are many characters we recognize from our childhood, but in a day and age where they’re constantly being “reinvented” it’s nice to see a certain little girl with overalls ...
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 ...

iStalk 10/15/14 – Wonder Full, Final Fantasy XIV Artbook, and Resident Evil TV Series

Posted on Oct 15 2014
iStalk 10/15/14 – Wonder Full, Final Fantasy XIV Artbook, and Resident Evil TV Series
Today, Wonder Full to screen at the Roxie Theater, Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn art book to be released , and Resident Evil TV series to debut soon.

iStalk 10/14/14 – Valvrave, Trip to Japan, and Kodansha

Posted on Oct 14 2014
iStalk 10/14/14 – Valvrave, Trip to Japan, and Kodansha
Today, Aniplex announces Valvrave, Aniplex to host Win a Trip to Japan, and Kodansha adds some titles.

Simulblast! Week 001 of Fall 2014

Posted on Oct 14 2014
Simulblast! Week 001 of Fall 2014
Another season, another Simulblast! Who is new to the game? Who will fall flat on their face? Well, it's week one... so probably no one.

iStalk 10/13/14 – Sunrise, Sentai Filmworks, and Viz Media

Posted on Oct 13 2014
iStalk 10/13/14 – Sunrise, Sentai Filmworks, and Viz Media
Today, Sunrise and Rightstuf team up, Sentai Filmworks acquires anime, and Viz announces acquisitions at New York Comic Con.

iStalk 10/10/14 – Your Lie in April, Cross Ange, and Perfume

Posted on Oct 10 2014
iStalk 10/10/14 – Your Lie in April, Cross Ange, and Perfume
Today, Crunchyroll acquires Your Lie in April, Sentai Filmworks licenses Cross Ange Rondo of Angel, and Perfume's New York concert will be screened in Japanese theaters.

Kayarath’s Adventures in Z

Posted on Oct 09 2014
Kayarath’s Adventures in Z
Let me tell you about a man named Zed.

iStalk 10/9/14 – Dragon Ball Z, Miku Expo and Chaika sequel

Posted on Oct 09 2014
iStalk 10/9/14 – Dragon Ball Z, Miku Expo and Chaika sequel
Today, Dragon Ball Z Battle of the Gods, Miku Expo guests, and Crunchyroll adds Chaika sequel.

iStalk 10/8/14 – Naruto, Crunchyroll, and Nyaruko-chan

Posted on Oct 08 2014
iStalk 10/8/14 – Naruto, Crunchyroll, and Nyaruko-chan
Today, Naruto to end, Crunchyroll adds Trinity Seven, and the Haiyore! Super Nyaruko-chan Time manga will be ending.

Simulblast Fall 2014 Announcements

Posted on Oct 07 2014
Simulblast Fall 2014 Announcements
We've got some big changes for Simulblast this season! It's been a fun few seasons, but it's time to ramp up the chaos!

iStalk 10/7/14 – Seven Seas, Scandal, and Cool Japan

Posted on Oct 07 2014
iStalk 10/7/14 – Seven Seas, Scandal, and Cool Japan
Today, Seven Seas licenses Bodacious Space Pirates manga, Scandal tours five countries, and Cool Japan funds Otaku Mode.