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 – 1096

Posted on Jul 05 2013
iStalk – 1096
Today, Crunchyroll acquires Monogatari Second Season, Il Sole Penetra Le Illusioni will also be coming to Crunchyroll, and and Little Witch looks to the public for support.

iStalk – 1095

Posted on Jul 04 2013
iStalk – 1095
Today, Crunchyroll to stream Rozen Maiden Zuruckspulen, Fantasista Doll Blu-Ray advertisements, and American McGee wants to secure funds for an Alice film.

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Grant George and Jessica Gee-George

Posted on Jul 03 2013
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Grant George and Jessica Gee-George
2 for the price of 1! Grant and Jess dropped in together to talk about their tag team projects and tons of other neat stuff! Check it out!

Elk’s Review of Diadra Empty

Posted on Jul 03 2013
Elk’s Review of Diadra Empty
Rockin' Android are known for bringing a ton of awesome unique Japanese games to the West that would almost assuredly not get picked up and brought stateside. If you frequent our site you've probably seen our Cloudphobia review, also from Rockin' Android. And as it was a unique Shoot-'em-Up (also known as a shmup) with some interesting game design choices, so too is the game we're talking about today, Diadra Empty, developed by Frozen Orb.

iStalk – 1094

Posted on Jul 03 2013
iStalk – 1094
Today, Right Stuf wants you to come to its panels, Crunchyroll to air the 2nd season of 8 Dogs of the East, and Viz's Shonen Jump adds Dragon Ball author's new series.

Siege Spots – OZombie: Interview with American McGee

Posted on Jul 02 2013
Siege Spots – OZombie: Interview with American McGee
American McGee and Spicy Horse are at it again with another re-imagining of a childhood story. This time they're taking on The Wizard of Oz with the Kickstarter for their new game, OZombie.

iStalk – 1093

Posted on Jul 02 2013
iStalk – 1093
Today, voice actress Yoko Hikasa releases a new song PV, Pokemon XY TV to come out in Japan around October, and Funimation to steam Danganronpa the Animation.

Anime North 2013 Gallery

Posted on Jul 01 2013
Anime North 2013 Gallery
Bobby Henshin took a trip to Canada to steal their maple syrup, and take pictures of their lovely cosplayers! Did he snap a shot of you?

iStalk – 1092

Posted on Jul 01 2013
iStalk – 1092
Today, Maiden Japan announces Royal Ppace Force: The Wings of Honneamise, Aniplex to host Oreimo 2 OVAs at Otakon, and live-action Rurouni Kenshin will be going to the Kyoto Arc.

Siege Spots – Anthymn Interview

Posted on Jun 30 2013
Siege Spots – Anthymn Interview
Anthymn is a Musical Massively Multiplayer Online RPG. A Massively Musical Online RPG? Musical Multiplayer RPG? Whatever it is, it's awesome, and I've got an interview all about it.