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 ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Xanthe Huynh

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Kana got to interview Xanthe Huynh. She played Ui Hirasawa in K-On!, Sachi in Sword Art Online, and even worked as a production assistant in The Melancholy of Haruhi ...
The Wandering Witch – Sounding Euphonium!

The Wandering Witch – Soundin

Welcome, all, again. It's proving to be a fun viewing season, with great offerings in many different genres. But I am especially grateful ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Wally Wingert

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Kana got Wally Wingert back into the Korner, and you will enjoy his stories greatly. While he can credited to many things, this time he's telling us about when ...

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Blake Shepard

Posted on Feb 05 2011
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Blake Shepard
We sat down with Blake Shepard. For a good portion of the staff, Blake is best known as the voice of Agito Wanajima from Air Gear. For everyone else, Blake can be heard most recently as Luke Aisnworth in The Sacred Blacksmith and Akiyuki Takehara in Xam'd: Lost Memories. Make sure to check it out!

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Chris Sabat

Posted on Feb 05 2011
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Chris Sabat
In one of our longest interviews to date, we had Chris Sabat on the show! Sabat has been part of Funimation since it was just a tiny corner office, so he's had a big part most of their shows, including Dragonball Z, One Piece, and Yu Yu Hakusho. One of the reasons it's such a long interview is because we actually stopped to take questions from the people, so make sure to hear just what got answered!

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Robert Axelrod

Posted on Feb 05 2011
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Robert Axelrod
Another day without Kanashimi, but this time Kibs took over! Not only that, but we got the chance to sit down once again with the great Robert Axelrod! Robert has been a part of the industry since before some of you were even into it, dating way back to his role of the evil Lord Zedd in the original Power Rangers. He's also has a big hand in ADR work, so make sure to listen in!

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Johnny Yong Bosch

Posted on Feb 04 2011
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Johnny Yong Bosch
Even without Kana, interviews must happen, so Christmas sat down to talk to Johnny Yong Bosch! Johnny has been all over the anime world in the past few years, from Bleach to Code Geass to the new Durarara! On top of that, he has his own band, so tune in to hear all the awesome stuff!

iStalk – 508

Posted on Feb 04 2011
iStalk – 508
Today, Detective Conan gets real, the Queen momentarily returns to Versailles, and …ANOTHER FRACTALE DELAY?!

Bargain Gaming – Devil Kings

Posted on Feb 03 2011
Bargain Gaming – Devil Kings
As of late I stumbled across a strange title at my local gaming store called Devil Kings. Now, I had never heard of Devil Kings before, nor did I know anything about it whatsoever. But something about the character designs featured on the cover struck me. It was as if I had seen them somewhere before but no matter what I did I just couldn’t remember where from. Well, it was only six dollars and my ...

iStalk – 507

Posted on Feb 03 2011
iStalk – 507
Today, YMO descends upon LA, One Piece manuscript madness, and Install project underway.

Gosick – Episode 4 – The Golden Thread Cuts Through A Passing Moment

Posted on Feb 03 2011
Gosick – Episode 4 – The Golden Thread Cuts Through A Passing Moment
Another episode, another week closer to the full version of Destin Histoire. It has come to my attention that although I post a question each week, no one actually answers it. Let's work on that, shall we? Onto the mysteries that await!

Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week Four)

Posted on Feb 02 2011
Toppin’ The Charts – January (Week Four)
Another week is here and it's chalk full of surprises! You're not going to want to miss this episode as the Japanese charts get a shake up while Korea's numbers mix & match. Hit that jump for the top ten songs this week.

The Owl In The Rafters – Place Your Bets On Fukumoto

Posted on Feb 02 2011
The Owl In The Rafters – Place Your Bets On Fukumoto
Welcome to the Owl in the Rafters! In my past two updates I went over the careers of two very talented but sadly under appreciated artists: the first being Komi Naoshi, author and artist of the little known and short lived serial title Double Arts that ran in the weekly Shounen Jump for just 6 months, and the second being Yuusuke Murata, the artist of Eyeshield 21 a sadly overlooked sports title with more general appeal than the subject ...