Kana’s Korner – Interview with Chantal Strand

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We talked to the fabulous Chantal Strand! Chantal is known for her work in Gundam Seed as Lacus Clyne and Gundam 00 as Feldt Grace! Check it out to hear ...
Beats by BossaNova – From Adam On Down: Forbidden Fruit

Beats by BossaNova – From Ada

Hello, hello! BossaNova here again with another music review. This time around, we've got From Adam On Down's latest record Forbidden Fruit!
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...

Sakura Sunday 2013 Gallery

Posted on Dec 07 2013
Sakura Sunday 2013 Gallery
While you count the days down to Christmas, take a moment to appreciate the beauty of the cherry blossoms. Kayarath took a ton of photos from the last Sakura Sunday! Come experience the taste of spring!

iStalk – 1201

Posted on Dec 06 2013
iStalk – 1201
Today, take a look at Perfume's new single, Claris to perform the theme of the upcoming Nisekoi anime, and Bravely Default gets a sequel for 3DS.

Musikal Makinations – Holiday Funtime Musikal Bonanza 2013!

Posted on Dec 05 2013
Musikal Makinations – Holiday Funtime Musikal Bonanza 2013!
Happy holiday greetings denizens of The Fan! This month, I thought I would change things up a bit on Musikal Makinations as we all prepare for the holidays in our own ways.

iStalk – 1200

Posted on Dec 05 2013
iStalk – 1200
Today, we find out when Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn comes to PS4, Kodansha launches free app, and Dragon's Crown sells a ton.

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Bryce Papenbrook

Posted on Dec 04 2013
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Bryce Papenbrook
Our good buddy Bryce Papenbrook dropped by to tell us all about his new role as Kirito in Sword Art Online! Bryce has been busy working with all kinds of cool shows and games since we last heard from him too, so listen in!

iStalk – 1199

Posted on Dec 04 2013
iStalk – 1199
Today, Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai Ren's plot gets revealed, Space Dandy's Japanese promo is to die for, and a look at Namco Bandai's Naruto online RPG.

Simulblast! Week 008 Of Fall 2013

Posted on Dec 03 2013
Simulblast! Week 008 Of Fall 2013
Let's get dangerous! Time for some serious talk about anime and how it effects the lives of others.

iStalk – 1198

Posted on Dec 03 2013
iStalk – 1198
Today, Ayane releases new theme for Steins;Gate PS Vita game, see the Buddy Complex preview, and StarBlazers/Yamato 2199 DVD/Blurays coming out soon.

Street Smarts — Cost-Efficient Handhelds

Posted on Dec 02 2013
Street Smarts — Cost-Efficient Handhelds
Video games are expensive. Can we all agree on that? Video games are expensive despite the increasing availability and decreased cost of parts. Speed, processing power, graphics, and capabilities have been expanded on and explored, resulting in handhelds that can pack a huge punch despite their small size.

iStalk – 1197

Posted on Dec 02 2013
iStalk – 1197
Today, Robot Girls Z shorts come this winter, Tadanobu Asano to star in live-action Kiki's Delivery Service, and Sega works on porting more classics to the 3DS.