Simulblast! Week 003 of Fall 2014

Simulblast! Week 003 of Fall 2014

It's a literary smackdown on this week's Simulblast! Who is well-read enough to come out on top!? And when will people start using items around here?
iStalk Youmacon Hiatus

iStalk Youmacon Hiatus

Hey! This is Elk, I'm the guy who makes the iStalks! As you may be able to see on the left, I'm going to be in Detroit for Youmacon. So ...
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 ...
Anime Weekend Atlanta Gallery

Anime Weekend Atlanta Gallery

Siege rolled through Anime Weekend Atlanta like a katamari and collected some pictures on the way! Granted, it's really hard to take pictures while you're controlling a katamari...
Simulblast! Week 002 of Fall 2014

Simulblast! Week 002 of Fall 2014

Wrap this whole article in spoiler tags, because we're skipping to the end of our episodes in this week's Simulblast? Who will be spoiled, and who will do the spoiling!?
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 ...
The Wandering Witch – A Quieter Life

The Wandering Witch – A Quiet

Welcome, all, again. I find myself at something of an awkward time for writing this column: the shows which I've been watching have mostly ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in Z

Kayarath’s Adventures in Z

Let me tell you about a man named Zed.
Musikal Makinations – Marina’s Hug Single Review

Musikal Makinations – Marina&

Musikal Makinations returns from a long hiatus, or, as I would like to call it: A long strange road-trip filled with music, knee and ankle sprains, etc! But enough about ...
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? ...
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?!

Tempest’s Downpour – Anime In-Jokes 7: Holidays and Festivals

Posted on Oct 17 2010
Tempest’s Downpour – Anime In-Jokes 7: Holidays and Festivals
Dedicated to Drago. It seems like every three episodes or so, anime characters have a day off from school or some excuse to wear pretty kimonos in the evening and walk around booths playing carnival games in a Japanese version of a Renaissance Fair. Although this is a considerable stretch from reality given that the Japanese school year is 60 days longer than America’s, Japan does celebrate a good number of holidays.

Jubilee’s News Jumble – October 10th-16th

Posted on Oct 17 2010
Jubilee’s News Jumble – October 10th-16th
Hello, and welcome to the 6 o’clock evening news. I am your anchor, Dances with Wolfs, otherwise known as Jubilee. Our top story tonight, woman mistakes glue for eye drops! In other news, Jubilee is running out of introductions, so I will just tell a joke instead. Why doesn’t the crab like to share his things with the other ocean creatures? He is shellfish! … Yeah, I didn’t laugh either. Anyways, from Marveling at X-Men Japan, to gaming for a ...

Shiki – Predictions

Posted on Oct 16 2010
Shiki – Predictions
Alas, another week without a Shiki recap - sorry guys! But don't worry, I still have Shiki on my mind. Last time we rehashed what's already happened, this time let's take a look at what might be to come: the story I want, the story I'd settle for and the story I think Shiki's going to give me.

iStalk – 428

Posted on Oct 15 2010
iStalk – 428
Today, otaku matchmaking madness, ANN's booty stolen by pirates, and a mangaka puts down his pen for good.

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.