Siege Spots – A Robot Named Fight

Siege Spots – A Robot Named F

A Robot Named Fight is a game that seeks to capture the Metroid formula, bringing it into the world of Rogue-lites. It certainly delivers on its promise, providing exactly what ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Matt Bitner

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

A Robot Named Fight is a rougelike metroidvania coming out to PC and Mac on September 7. We're here with its creator, Matt Bitner, to talk about it. ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in Card Games 8 –  Friendship Is Magic!

Kayarath’s Adventures in Card

It has been said you shouldn't look a gift horse in the mouth. Or a gift pony in this case.
Siege Spots – Yakuza Kiwami

Siege Spots – Yakuza Kiwami

As the game tells you early on, "Kiwami means EXTREME!" Does Yakuza Kiwami live up to its name?
The Wandering Witch Studies Classroom of the Elite

The Wandering Witch Studies Classro

Welcome, all, again. This viewing season just seems to keep getting better, with many shows that are becoming more and more interesting as things progress; Classroom of the Elite ...
Kayarath’s Adventures in Nijicon 2

Kayarath’s Adventures in Niji

When we last left Nijicon, it grew from a hopeful dream to full blown reality. The East Coast finally had a yaoi con to call its own! Two ...
The Wandering Witch Visits Elegant Yokai Apartments

The Wandering Witch Visits Elegant

Welcome, all, again. I am very happy to report that we have entered into a new viewing season, one that seems to offer a wider variety and much greater ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Tom Bauer

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We have Tom Bauer here folks. Hear him talk about voicing Hush Middy in Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans, Feitan in Hunter x Hunter, and even Shu in Dragon ...
Siege Spots – Valkyria Revolution

Siege Spots – Valkyria Revolu

Valkyria Revolution, with its new action-based battle system, is definitely a bold new direction for the Valkyria series. But does this new battle system work in this spin-off's favor, or ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Mick Wingert

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Mick Wingert has so many legends of awesomeness to share!
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Roy Samuelson

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Greetings listeners! Join us as Roy Samuelson takes us on a journey to understand what it means to be a voice actor. It is sure to be enlightening.
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Robbie Daymond

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

If you have a Nintendo Switch or a vendetta against writing essays, then you have at least two things in common with Robbie Daymond. If you like Final Fantasy ...
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!
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

Posted on Mar 29 2017
Nerd’s Weebviews – We Are X Review
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 band's mastermind, Yoshiki discussing the trials and tribulations that befall the drummer/pianist/composer and his thirty year career.

iStalk 3/17/16 – X Japan, Durarara!!x2, Digimon Adventure Tri

Posted on Mar 17 2016
iStalk 3/17/16 – X Japan, Durarara!!x2, Digimon Adventure Tri
Today, X Japan film's additional screenings, Durarara!!x2 dub to stream on Crunchyroll, and second Digimion Adventure Tri film earns 46 million yen in first weekend.

The Oxymoron of American J-Rock: A Closer Look at What Makes J-Pop and J-Rock Japanese

Posted on Jul 20 2015
The Oxymoron of American J-Rock: A Closer Look at What Makes J-Pop and J-Rock Japanese
What the heck is American J-Rock? Better question: Do you know what J-Rock, or J-Pop for that matter, really means? While you probably think you have an answer, pinning down a definition can get a little messy. However, it’s key to understanding the popularity of J-Rock and J-Pop outside of Japan, and the growing movement in the West for a home-brewed version of this music.

iStalk 8/5/14 – Yoshiki Twitter Q&A, Captain Harlock CG Film, and Robotech Academy Kickstarter Canceled

Posted on Aug 05 2014
iStalk 8/5/14 – Yoshiki Twitter Q&A, Captain Harlock CG Film, and Robotech Academy Kickstarter Canceled
Today, Yoshiki to hold Twitter Q&A, Netflix gets anime, and Robotech Academy Kickstarter canceled.

iStalk 7/31/14 – Live-Action Attack on Titan, Death Note Artist, and X Japan

Posted on Jul 31 2014
iStalk 7/31/14 – Live-Action Attack on Titan, Death Note Artist, and X Japan
Today, live-action Attack on Titan cast announced, Death Note artist comes to New York Comic Con, and X Japan details Madison Garden concert.

iStalk 7/21/14 – DBZ: Battle of the Gods, Yoshiki Returns, and Sailor Moon for Sale

Posted on Jul 21 2014
iStalk 7/21/14 – DBZ: Battle of the Gods, Yoshiki Returns, and Sailor Moon for Sale
Today, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of the Gods adds more theaters, Yoshiki to return to Otakon, and Sailor Moon is available for digital download.

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.

iStalk – 902

Posted on Sep 17 2012
iStalk – 902
Today, first two Madoka Magica movies are set for a theatrical release in the US, Rose of Versailles toilet paper, and auction to eat with Yoshiki.

iStalk – 900

Posted on Sep 13 2012
iStalk – 900
Today, Sentai Filmworks licenses quite a few series, Aniplex reveals Bakemonogatari Blu-Ray information, and Yoshiki attends 2012 Points of Light Tribute Awards.

Press Release — Yoshiki Attends 2012 Points Of Light Tribute Awards, Offering A Private Dinner For The Cause

Posted on Sep 11 2012
Press Release — Yoshiki Attends 2012 Points Of Light Tribute Awards, Offering A Private Dinner For The Cause
Washington, D.C. -- September 7, 2012 -- Yoshiki, international musician/producer, and leader of X Japan, attended The 2012 Points of Light Tribute Awards "Changing Lives Through Service", held at the Residence of the Ambassador of Japan on Friday, September 7, 2012. Points of Light is a charity nonprofit inspired by former President George H.W. Bush, and is the world's leading volunteer service organization.