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 ...
Tempest’s Review of AnimeNEXT 2014

Tempest’s Review of AnimeNEXT

This was my first convention where I ever had down-time. Typically, the minute I receive the schedule, I cover it in highlighter marks for all the panels I intend to ...

iStalk – 1209

Posted on Dec 18 2013
iStalk – 1209
Today, Aniplex of America to launch new store, Date a Live second season scheduled for next spring, and Chunibyo II's TV spot trailer.

Simulblast! Week 010 Of Fall 2013

Posted on Dec 17 2013
Simulblast! Week 010 Of Fall 2013
It's time for some product placement! Keep your senses sharp during this week's Simulblast!

iStalk – 1208

Posted on Dec 17 2013
iStalk – 1208
Today, new modes announced for Ultra Street Fighter IV, new songs for Strike the Blood season 2, and new detective gag anime gets its first promo.

iStalk – 1207

Posted on Dec 16 2013
iStalk – 1207
Today, Bravely Default's English cast announced, simulcasts get home releases, and Silver Spoon goes live.

iStalk – 1206

Posted on Dec 13 2013
iStalk – 1206
Today, Princess Nine complete series comes out next year, The Third: The Girl with the Blue Eye premiers, and Otakon Vegas to host Space Dandy launch event.

Kayarath’s Adventures In Channeling

Posted on Dec 12 2013
Kayarath’s Adventures In Channeling
Do you need a last minute gift suggestion for the otaku in your life? Why not get them Channel A, the anime pitch party game! What is Channel A, and what does anime pitch party game mean? Allow me to explain.

iStalk – 1205

Posted on Dec 12 2013
iStalk – 1205
Today, we say farewell to Umihara Kawase, Godzilla 2014 trailer released, and first look at Kiki's Delivery Service Live-action trailer.

iStalk – 1204

Posted on Dec 11 2013
iStalk – 1204
Today, Buddha 2: Endless Journey gets its first anime movie trailer, see a promo featuring the cast of Nobunaga the Fool, and a speecial Servant X Service and Working collaboration in the works.

Simulblast! Week 009 Of Fall 2013

Posted on Dec 10 2013
Simulblast! Week 009 Of Fall 2013
Today we bask in the memories of anime past. And by past we mean the last nine weeks.

iStalk – 1203

Posted on Dec 10 2013
iStalk – 1203
Today, Girls und Panzer's Anzio ad previewed, Japan advertises Tearaway in the most unusual fashion, and Satomi Sato releases her debut single.