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?!
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Erik Kimerer

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We talked with up and coming voice actor Erik Kimerer! Erik has been nailing big roles in hot new shows like Accel World, Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic and the ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Ralph Lister

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We sat down for a nice cup of tea and a chat with Ralph Lister, the voice of Walter in Hellsing and Hellsing Ultimate! Listen in to hear all about ...

X Japan Seattle Concert Coverage

Posted on Oct 08 2010
X Japan Seattle Concert Coverage
Our weekend DJ V-Tan was kind enough to scout out X Japan's Seattle concert on October 1st. It was their third stop in their US Tour, but how does it stack up? Japanese bands face a lot of hardship trying to crash into U.S. shores so let's see if this legendary group has what it takes. Sink or swim?!

Kana’s Korner – Interview With Stephanie Yanez

Posted on Oct 07 2010
Kana’s Korner – Interview With Stephanie Yanez
Long time music enthusiast turned idol, Stephanie Yanez joined Kanashimi in the Korner. What tales will she tell of her experiences? From AX Idol, to the studio, to Japan, she'll have stories from all over. Hit the jump to find out more!

iStalk – 422

Posted on Oct 07 2010
iStalk – 422
Today, Kami Nomi zo Shiru Sekai's second season, Split Infinity project may still be possible, and is that Gir in the anime?

The Owl in the Rafters – The Tsugumi Ohba Conspiracy

Posted on Oct 06 2010
The Owl in the Rafters – The Tsugumi Ohba Conspiracy
As many of you may already know, October 2nd marked the debut episode of the animated adaptation of one of JUMP’s top selling shonen manga and one of the most anticipated titles in anime this Fall season: Bakuman, not to be confused with Bakugan Battle Brawlers.

iStalk – 421

Posted on Oct 06 2010
iStalk – 421
Today, Kodansha gathers its forces for a manga invasion, new anime listed, and ANN comes out of left field... with a jetpack.

iStalk – 420

Posted on Oct 05 2010
iStalk – 420
Today, more anime distribution moves to the internet, Anime Network makes an addition, and simply watching anime...? Fool. Smell it as well!

Anime Bites – Ichiban Ushiro no Daimao – Ep 12

Posted on Oct 04 2010
Anime Bites – Ichiban Ushiro no Daimao – Ep 12
The epic conclusion to the epic anime of...epic..ness..

iStalk – 419

Posted on Oct 04 2010
iStalk – 419
Today, special Gundam events in New York, Crunchy continues to amaze us, and Haruhi disappears to Hawaii.

Jubilee’s News Jumble – September 26th-October 2nd

Posted on Oct 03 2010
Jubilee’s News Jumble – September 26th-October 2nd
Well howdy doody all my partners at the 91.8 the Fan Ranch! I reckon y’all are here for the news this week...and I’m not one to disappoint.

Tempest’s Breakup Letter to CLAMP

Posted on Oct 03 2010
Tempest’s Breakup Letter to CLAMP
Please note, the following article holds spoilers for the manga and/or anime Tokyo Babylon and Tsubasa Chronicles. Dear CLAMP, I first spotted you when I was still a child attending summer camp. Your favorite work of art, Card Captor Sakura, had become a program that helped break down the difficult barrier around America that kept out foreign TV.