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 ...
The Current Reviews the Suguri Collection!

The Current Reviews the Suguri Coll

The Current is back after its brief hiatus to bring you some high flying, anime girl fighting, bullet hell action! Just recently released back in July, the Suguri Collection consists ...

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Erik Kimerer

Posted on Sep 10 2014
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Erik Kimerer
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 new dub for Toradora! Listen in to hear all about his rise to stardom!

iStalk 9/10/11 – Shonen Jump, Resident Evil, Shiny Gengar

Posted on Sep 10 2014
iStalk 9/10/11 – Shonen Jump, Resident Evil, Shiny Gengar
Today, Viz premiers three new series, new Resident Evil manga starts, and oh look a shiny Gengar.

Simulblast! Week 009 of Summer 2014

Posted on Sep 09 2014
Simulblast! Week 009 of Summer 2014
What is Simublast? Baby, don't hurt me, don't hurt me, no more. Romance is in the air in this week's Simulblast! Whose ship will sail and whose will end up in an iceberg wreck?

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Ralph Lister

Posted on Sep 09 2014
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Ralph Lister
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 the vampiric experience, as well as some neat things about audiobooks!

iStalk 9/9/14 – Captain Earth, Soul Eater, and Under the Dog

Posted on Sep 09 2014
iStalk 9/9/14 – Captain Earth, Soul Eater, and Under the Dog
Today, Captain Earth inspires game, arrested girl was inspired by Soul Eater, Under the Dog Kickstarter reaches goal.

Siege Spots – Dragon Con (Or “How I Learned To Love Cons Again”)

Posted on Sep 08 2014
Siege Spots – Dragon Con (Or “How I Learned To Love Cons Again”)
"Are you here for ComicCon?" the hotel clerk asked. I answered yes for the sake of smalltalk, but Dragon Con is so much more than that. Dragon Con is a massive event spanning many different aspects of nerd culture, but what did I think of it?

iStalk 9/8/14 – Karen Senki, Neon Alley, and JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure

Posted on Sep 08 2014
iStalk 9/8/14 – Karen Senki, Neon Alley, and JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure
Today, Crunchyroll acquires Karen Senki, free Neon Alley, and JoJo's Bizarre Adventure manga debuts digitally.

Geek Fan Expo: Name Not Final – September 6th (Cheesy Business NARF!)

Posted on Sep 07 2014
Geek Fan Expo: Name Not Final – September 6th (Cheesy Business NARF!)
This week the guys from Name Not Final crash Geek Fan Expo and discover they've left out some cheese for a special guest!

iStalk 9/5/14 – Sailor Moon, M3, and Mighty No. 9

Posted on Sep 05 2014
iStalk 9/5/14 – Sailor Moon, M3, and Mighty No. 9
Today, Sailor Moon dub comes to Neon Alley and Hulu, M3 gets PS3 version, and enjoy a racing game in Mighty No. 9.

Why The Chicago Con Circuit is Amazing: Anime Central 2014

Posted on Sep 04 2014
Why The Chicago Con Circuit is Amazing: Anime Central 2014
In this special series of articles, I aim to highlight some of the best that Chicago has to offer to fans of anime, manga, and Japanese culture. As a native of the Chicago suburbs, I’ve attended numerous conventions, large and small, and have always come away with great times and greater memories. No convention has given me as many memories, opportunities, friends, and great times as Anime Central, and this year was no exception at all.