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!
Kayarath’s Adventures In Nijicon

Kayarath’s Adventures In Niji

I believe the “Yaoi Manga” card from the Whack A Catgirl card game best describes Yaoi by noting that it is an excellent boy repellant.
Happy Birthday 91.8 The Fan!

Happy Birthday 91.8 The Fan!

It's another year where we get to see Brie, our lovely mascot, and the radio grow older. We asked some of the staff to share their memories of some of ...
Simulblast! Week 012 Fall 2014

Simulblast! Week 012 Fall 2014

The final week is upon us... Who is the champion, who will reign supreme?!
The Wandering Witch – Shirobako’s Beautiful Storm

The Wandering Witch – Shiroba

Welcome, all, again. Our subject this time is Shirobako, an anime about making anime. And while that might sound like an invitation to kid-glove treatment of subject matter ...
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 ...
Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival: Main Events & Concert

Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival: Mai

After a day of prep at Square Enix's first Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival, Kanashimi was ready to tackle Saturday & Sunday head-on. If you're curious about the autograph signing ...
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 Vegas 2012 – Interview With Rachel Robinson

Posted on Nov 25 2012
Anime Vegas 2012 – Interview With Rachel Robinson
We had a wonderful time at Anime Vegas, and as such we had to show off some of our time there! Here's our interview with the lovely Rachel Robinson amongst the chaos. You might know her from our previous interview with her, but you should know her as Oerba Yun Fang from Final Fantasy XIII and Zorin Blitz from Hellsing: Ultimate.

Live Blog – Anime Boston’s Kaizuka, Narita, & Suzuki Guest Panel

Posted on Apr 07 2012
Live Blog – Anime Boston’s Kaizuka, Narita, & Suzuki Guest Panel
This time it's Eternal's turn to let you know the scoop from Anime Boston! We're stalking those wonderful composers again bright and early at 8:45 AM PST.

Live Blog – Anime Boston’s Shotaro Kaizuka, Tsutomu Narita, And Yoshitaka Suzuki Q&A

Posted on Apr 06 2012
Live Blog – Anime Boston’s Shotaro Kaizuka, Tsutomu Narita, And Yoshitaka Suzuki Q&A
Join Christmas straight from Anime Boston as we ask a group of famed composers what makes them tick! These men have worked on games from Metal Gear Solid 4 to Bayonetta to the newly released Theatrhythm Final Fantasy. Make sure to be here at 11:30 AM PST to catch this event live!

iStalk – 768

Posted on Feb 29 2012
iStalk – 768
Today, From the New World gets an anime series adapation, The Last Blade travels to the Wii Virtual Console, and Sazh's story DLC for Final Fantasy XIII-2 is rated 18+ in Korea.

iStalk – 655

Posted on Sep 16 2011
iStalk – 655
Today, Final Fantasy XIII-2 to incorporate monsters in your party, Full Metal Alchemist movie gets theatrical release, and Ouran High School Live Action to hit Japanese Theaters.

Jubilee’s News Jumble – May 30th – June 5th, 2011

Posted on Jun 05 2011
Jubilee’s News Jumble – May 30th – June 5th, 2011
Welcome fanatics! Welcome to the first News Jumble of June! I feel like renaming it to the News Juneble for the month…No?

Jubilee’s News Jumble – January 17th-23rd, 2011

Posted on Jan 23 2011
Jubilee’s News Jumble – January 17th-23rd, 2011
O hai Mark! Welcome to another edition of the one and only News Jumble, hosted by me, Jubilee! Here’s to hoping that the week was fantastic for you all! Jubilee has gone back to classes, but that hasn’t stopped him from summoning twelve news stories in one turn! This week, we have everything from figurine follies, to Square Enix cubed. Now then…let’s rev it up! Yeah, I don’t like that one as much either…let’s just kick it into overdrive again.