Kana’s Korner – Interview with Landon McDonald

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Do you like Dragon Ball Super, Hunter X Hunter, or One Punch Man? Then you don't want to miss this!
Alice & Zouroku (& the Wandering Witch)

Alice & Zouroku (& the Wand

Welcome, all, again. A new viewing season has begun and, to be honest, I'm not quite sold on it. Not yet, anyway. There are a number of ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Eliza Jane Schneider

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Today's guest is Eliza Jane Schneider! Hear many stories including how she put the South into Mafia 3, how she intertied a ton of roles from South Park, the ...
Siege Spots – Persona 5 Review (PS4)

Siege Spots – Persona 5 Revie

After 20 years of Persona, and 8 years after Persona 4, Persona 5 is finally here. This very Japanese RPG series has grown tremendously since its beginnings, and Persona 5 ...
Nerd’s Weebviews – We Are X Review

Nerd’s Weebviews – We A

X Japan, the biggest band you have never heard of, or at least that is the tagline from the documentary film, We Are X. The film follows the life of ...
The Wandering Witch Lives Vicariously!

The Wandering Witch Lives Vicarious

Welcome, all, again. Today we will discuss Seiren, a slice-of-life series which follows protagonist Shoichi Kamita and his interactions with three very different girls. Now, the purpose and ...
The Wandering Witch Ponders Lucky Number 13

The Wandering Witch Ponders Lucky N

Welcome, all, again. Please let me apologize for there being no January column--a death in the family compelled my travel overseas and otherwise consumed my attention. I am ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in J1-Con

Kayarath’s Adventures in J1-C

I made it my mission to cover every convention in my area. While I have a ways to go, I did mange to knock one more off the list. ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in More Indie Games

Kayarath’s Adventures in More

Too Many Games, too little time. Between the cosplay, the guests, the marketplace, and everything else, it's quite easy to miss the games of Too Many Games.
Kayarath’s Adventures in Heralding Manga

Kayarath’s Adventures in Hera

I originally planned to call this “Kayarath's Adventures in Ambush Interviewing” but I'm trying to cut back on click bait sounding titles. While it was arranged at the last ...
The Wandering Witch–Offers a Short Review

The Wandering Witch–Offers a

Welcome, all, again--I wish you the happiest of whatever holidays you might be celebrating this time of year. With this viewing season winding down, I will in this column ...
The Wandering Witch – Learns the Drop Rule

The Wandering Witch – Learns

Welcome, all, again. I'm very excited about this month's review(!), having chosen to finally discuss March Comes in Like a Lion. In truth, I've been saving this one, ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in Street Festivals

Kayarath’s Adventures in Stre

Every April the sakuras fall and the Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia hosts the Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival. I've been covering that for years but this year I'm ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Youmacon’s Tabletop Division

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Are you going to Youmacon this year? Don't forget to check out table top gaming section! We got the people who run it to stop on by and ...

iStalk 2/1/17 – Saint Seiya, Hina Logi: From Luck & Logic, New York Times

Posted on Feb 01 2017
iStalk 2/1/17 – Saint Seiya, Hina Logi: From Luck & Logic, New York Times
Today, current Saint Seiya manga to end current season, Hina Logi: From Luck and Logic promo released, and New York Times to end manga and graphic novels best seller lists.

iStalk 2/24/15 – Swinging Popsicle, Saint Seiya, Gackt

Posted on Feb 24 2015
iStalk 2/24/15 – Swinging Popsicle, Saint Seiya, Gackt
Today, Swinging Popsicle release website, Saint Seiya: The Hades chapter comes to Netflix, and Gackt to release new single.

Yoshiki Classical World Tour

Posted on May 16 2014
Yoshiki Classical World Tour
The Yoshiki Classical World Tour concert at the San Francisco Symphony brought one of Japan’s premier musicians, Yoshiki Hayashi, to the Bay Area. With SFS and guest support, he brought the Davies Symphony Hall to life with classical adaptations of X-Japan hits and original compositions.

The Uzi Import Report: J-Stars Victory VS

Posted on Mar 03 2014
The Uzi Import Report: J-Stars Victory VS
Welcome to another week with the Import Report. This week we'll be looking into a video game that is the amalgamation of the biggest heroes in anime lore. J-Stars Victory VS!

iStalk -1216

Posted on Jan 03 2014
iStalk -1216
Today, Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary gets film teaser, Crunchyroll gets anime, and Koda Kumi to release new album.

iStalk – 1007

Posted on Feb 25 2013
iStalk – 1007
Today, Saint Seiya Episode G prequel manga returns, Deadpool's ESRB rating revealed, and Media Blasters to release first two Super Robot Wars anime.

iStalk – 873

Posted on Aug 01 2012
iStalk – 873
Today, Vertical to release Gundam the Origin manga, Otakon to host JAM Project in November, and Saint Seiya Online MMO is in development.

The Owl in the Rafters is Getting 4 Shades of Desperate

Posted on Jul 04 2012
The Owl in the Rafters is Getting 4 Shades of Desperate
They say a good magician never does the same trick twice, so it's a good thing I'm no magician or this would somehow be in even worse taste than it already is.

Celebrating Lupin III’s 40th with The Owl in the Rafters

Posted on Apr 04 2012
Celebrating Lupin III’s 40th with The Owl in the Rafters
So, last time we took a little crash course in Yoshihiko Umakoshi's roles as animation director and character designer in order to prep for the recent Saint Seiya Omega. This week I've got another hot reboot to cover and another talented animator to touch on: Lupin III - Mine Fujiko to Iu Onna

iStalk – 791

Posted on Apr 02 2012
iStalk – 791
Today, Saint Seiya Omega will stream on Crunchyroll, Sega once again will be restructured, and "Wrath of Titans" screenwriter hopes to avoid Dragonball Evolution's problems with the live-action "Bleach" adaption.