I’m an Original T-Shirt!

I’m an Original T-Shirt!

Have you encountered an army of your clones? Want to set yourself a part from a bunch of pretenders trying to be you? Have we got the shirt ...
The Wandering Witch – Seeking a Boring Girlfriend?

The Wandering Witch – Seeking

Welcome, all, again. In this installment, we will discuss Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend, a cautionary tale of professional and romantic ambition. Or something like that. ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with David Jaffe

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

After exploring the halls of the PlayStation Experience in Las Vegas, we had the honor of meeting David Jaffe! Not only did we get a chance to talk about his ...
Kayarath’s Adventures In Eorzea

Kayarath’s Adventures In Eorz

I hate to say it, but I've been negligent in my duties. Articles left unwritten; Simublasts missing; statues to Kroze not built. While I wish I could point ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Raymond Lenzner

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We had our yearly chat with the con-chair of Kami-Con! Raymond Lenzner sat in the Korner to talk about all the events happening and all the great guests you can ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Comfort and Adam

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We got a chance to talk to Comfort Love and Adam Withers about the state of working in the comic industry. We also touch upon their series The Uniques ...
Musikal Makinations – 4TE’s MORE Single Review

Musikal Makinations – 4TER

Greetings denizens of The Fan! You might be thinking, "Wait, didn't Maki just review an album this month?" And the answer would be YES, I did! But, in my ever ...
The Wandering Witch – “Just One More Thing…”

The Wandering Witch – “

Welcome, all, again.  I find myself writing this column just a couple of weeks into a new season of anime, so I must decline attempting a premature evaluation of new ...
Musikal Makinations – Rick Rack’s First Mini Album Review

Musikal Makinations – Rick Ra

Happy New Year greetings, denizens of The Fan! Hope all of you had fun and safe holiday celebrations!
Simulblast! Week 012 Fall 2014

Simulblast! Week 012 Fall 2014

The final week is upon us... Who is the champion, who will reign supreme?!
Anime Midwest Gallery

Anime Midwest Gallery

On the third day of Christmas, The Fan gave to me... three gender-bent Chun-Li's! What happened at Anime Midwest this year, why not click and see?
AnimeNext Gallery

AnimeNext Gallery

On the second day of Christmas, The Fan gave to me... two Miku's dancing! Some memories from AnimeNext!
Youmacon Gallery

Youmacon Gallery

On the first day of Christmas, The Fan gave to me... one Youmacon party! Here's our pictures from Youmacon, make sure to let us know which are your favorite!
The Alpha Gamer #5: Hunting and Being Hunted in the Evolve Big Alpha

The Alpha Gamer #5: Hunting and Bei

Just last weekend, Left 4 Dead creators Turtle Rock Studios opened up the Big Alpha for their next big project: Evolve. I was lucky enough to get a key into ...

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Gwendoline Yeo

Posted on May 21 2014
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Gwendoline Yeo
In honor of Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD being released, we brought Gwendoline Yeo back on the show! Listen in to hear all about her thoughts on her character Paine and much more!

iStalk – 1313

Posted on May 21 2014
iStalk – 1313
Today, Viz Media streams Sailor Moon, Shonen Hollywood anime gets PV and cast announced, and Kyary Pamyu Pamyu to release a new album.

Simulblast! Week 006 Of Spring 2014

Posted on May 20 2014
Simulblast! Week 006 Of Spring 2014
The anime is all in the family in this week's Simulblast! Will sibling relationships be stretched to their limits? Will parents become disappointed? Read on to find out!

iStalk – 1312

Posted on May 20 2014
iStalk – 1312
Today, worship a digital devil, spin gacharicly, and hop on the magic omnibus.

iStalk – 1311

Posted on May 19 2014
iStalk – 1311
Today, Final Fantasy panty shot, Japan freezes over, and beat up girls in a Vita game.

Yoshiki Classical World Tour

Posted on May 16 2014
Yoshiki Classical World Tour
The Yoshiki Classical World Tour concert at the San Francisco Symphony brought one of Japan’s premier musicians, Yoshiki Hayashi, to the Bay Area. With SFS and guest support, he brought the Davies Symphony Hall to life with classical adaptations of X-Japan hits and original compositions.

iStalk – 1310

Posted on May 16 2014
iStalk – 1310
Today, Viz has big plans for ACEN, Kadokawa plans overseas streaming services, and Konami to make Nisekoi game.

iStalk – 1309

Posted on May 15 2014
iStalk – 1309
Today, Urbangarde shows off new music video, Bandai Channel to stream Tiger and Bunny: The Rising for free before home video release, and Hanamonogatari gets delayed.

iStalk – 1308

Posted on May 14 2014
iStalk – 1308
Today, Funimation offers Hyperdimension Neptunia anime on home video, Pokemon Art Academy comes the West, and Anime Expo to host special Kill La Kill event.

iStalk – 1307

Posted on May 13 2014
iStalk – 1307
Today, Free's ending theme to be sung by cast, Kero Blaster to be released for PC, and first footage of Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.