Kayarath’s Adventures in New NES Games!

Kayarath’s Adventures in New

I am proud to present my interview with the greatest NES game maker
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 ...

iStalk 7/7/14 – I Couldn’t Become a Hero, Akame Ga Kill, and Sabagebu

Posted on Jul 07 2014
iStalk 7/7/14 – I Couldn’t Become a Hero, Akame Ga Kill, and Sabagebu
Today, Sentai Filmworks, Sentai Filmworks, and Sentai Filmworks press releases at Anime Expo.

iStalk 7/4/14 – Aldnoah.Zero, Sushi Ninja, and Giovanni’s Island

Posted on Jul 04 2014
iStalk 7/4/14 – Aldnoah.Zero, Sushi Ninja, and Giovanni’s Island
Today, Crunchyroll to stream Aldnoah.Zero, Daisuki to stream Sushi Ninja, and English voices for Giovanni's Island.

iStalk 7/3/14 – Blood Lad, Persona 4 Arena, and Tokyo ESP crossover

Posted on Jul 03 2014
iStalk 7/3/14 – Blood Lad, Persona 4 Arena, and Tokyo ESP crossover
Today, dub release of Blood Lad, Persona 4 Arena DLC, and Tokyo ESP to cross over with Gai-Rei.

The Alpha Gamer #4: Running the Distance with Melody’s Escape

Posted on Jul 02 2014
The Alpha Gamer #4: Running the Distance with Melody’s Escape
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 describe Melody’s Escape, a parkour/running game that uses the player’s music library to dictate the gameplay.

iStalk 7/2/14 – Kill La Kill, Sailor Moon, and Arabic Anime

Posted on Jul 02 2014
iStalk 7/2/14 – Kill La Kill, Sailor Moon, and Arabic Anime
Today, Kill La Kill dub cast heads to Otakon, Sailor Moon Crystal announces more roles, Gainax to work on anime based on Arabic-manga.

Simulblast! Week 012 Of Spring 2014

Posted on Jul 01 2014
Simulblast! Week 012 Of Spring 2014
The time has come! Our final week of Simulblast, and probably our most difficult challenge yet! Who will come out on top? That's up to your vote, dear readers!

iStalk 7/1/2014 – SOA II, Lupin III, and SGDQ 201-IV

Posted on Jul 01 2014
iStalk 7/1/2014 – SOA II, Lupin III, and SGDQ 201-IV
Today, Sword Art Online II anime shows trailer, Lupin the III spinoff film gets promo, and Summer Games Done Quick raises over $700,000.

iStalk 6/30/14 – Free Sequel, Aniplex’s Summer Releases, and Terra Formars

Posted on Jun 30 2014
iStalk 6/30/14 – Free Sequel, Aniplex’s Summer Releases, and Terra Formars
Today, Funimation acquires new Free anime, Aniplex announces summer streaming titles, and Viz Media debuts new manga.

Beats by BossaNova – Me First & the Gimme Gimmes: Sing In Japanese

Posted on Jun 30 2014
Beats by BossaNova – Me First & the Gimme Gimmes: Sing In Japanese
Hey guys! It’s BossaNova here. This week we’re going to look at the Sing in Japanese EP from one of my personal favorite bands, Me First & the Gimme Gimmes.

iStalk 6/27/14 – Hunter X Hiatus, Otakon Guests, and Monster Returns

Posted on Jun 27 2014
iStalk 6/27/14 – Hunter X Hiatus, Otakon Guests, and Monster Returns
Today, Hiatus X Hiatus strikes again, Otakon announces Ray Villard, and Naoki Urasawa's Monster manga to return to print.