The Wandering Witch Reminisces with Gunslinger Girl

The Wandering Witch Reminisces with

Welcome, all, again. As regular readers will know, I tend to gravitate towards slice-of-life series. However, I might seem to some to be a bit generous with that ...
The Wandering Witch Declares If It’s for My Daughter, I’d Even Defeat a Demon Lord

The Wandering Witch Declares If It&

Welcome, all, again. Today I'm excited to discuss the new fantasy/slice-of-life anime If It's for My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord. To be honest, I had ...
The Wandering Witch Discusses Hitoribocchi no Marumaruseikatsu

The Wandering Witch Discusses Hitor

Welcome, all, again. My last post herein covered The Magnificent Kotobuki, a group of pilots first fighting air pirates, then transitioning to fight an actual war.
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Kells, Creator of Calico

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Did you ever want to run a cat café? Or be a magical girl? Then I got the game for you!
The Wandering Witch Flies High with The Magnificent Kotobuki

The Wandering Witch Flies High with

Welcome, all, again. As we settle into a new viewing season, today's subject will be the just-concluded The Magnificent Kotobuki, which might surprise regular readers who know how much ...
The Wandering Witch Draws Down on Cowboy Bebop

The Wandering Witch Draws Down on C

Welcome, all, again. Today we look back on anime's own gateway drug, Cowboy Bebop. As you have no doubt already heard, Netflix is again taunting the gods of ...
Siege Spots – Cook, Serve, Delicious! 2!! (PS4)

Siege Spots – Cook, Serve, De

Have you ever dreamed of running your own restaurant? Have you ever dreamed of being the only employee at your own restaurant, forced to juggle tasks and keep up with ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Dorothy Elias-Fahn

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Dorothy Elias-Fahn returns to the Korner to chew gum and kick butt; and she's all out of gum.
The Wandering Witch Falls Hard for Comic Girls!

The Wandering Witch Falls Hard for

Welcome, all, again. As this viewing season winds down, at least one favorite show of mine is really ramping up: slice-of-life offering Comic Girls, which follows the efforts of ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Kayli Mills

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

After what seems like forever, you can now listen to our interview with voice actress/singer/online personality Kayli Mills!
Siege Spots – Dragon’s Crown Pro

Siege Spots – Dragon’s

Did you ever play D&D and think that you'd rather stop talking and just run around and hit things? Dragon's Crown Pro is the game for you.
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Ewen Cluney

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Today we have Ewen Cluney, who brought over the Maid RPG over to western shores.
The Wandering Witch Chases a Golden Kamuy

The Wandering Witch Chases a Golden

Welcome, all, again. This new viewing season seems to have gotten off to a slow start, but I waited, and good things arrived! One of the best so ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Cissy Jones

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We got Cissy Jones here for you today. You may know her from such roles like Delilah from Firewatch or Sloane from Destiney 2.

iStalk – 583

Posted on May 20 2011
iStalk – 583
Today, Hatsune Miku concert tour package, Fullmetal Alchemist portable, and Bandai proves that cheap imitation Gundams are no match.

iStalk – 581

Posted on May 18 2011
iStalk – 581
Today, Needless on Hulu, FanimeCon drags in a Gainax artist, and Miku is on top of the music world.

iStalk – 578

Posted on May 13 2011
iStalk – 578
Today, that one awesome charity auction, the Japanese music revolution continues, and congress's latest plan to deal with piracy gets leaked.

Jubilee’s News Jumble – May 1st-7th, 2011

Posted on May 08 2011
Jubilee’s News Jumble – May 1st-7th, 2011
Yo yo Fanatics! Yet once again, it is I, the Jubdupitable Jubilee, and as always I am here to recap this past week’s best news stories. As we transverse into the month of May

iStalk – 571

Posted on May 04 2011
iStalk – 571
Today, BlazBlue gets some choice words from the ESRB, Miku Nendoroids save Japan, and Spice and Wolf - the epilogue.

iStalk – 566

Posted on Apr 27 2011
iStalk – 566
Today, PSN undergoes extended 'brick' time, Hatsune Miku gets a new project via Sega, and Bandai drives into the stars.

iStalk – 562

Posted on Apr 21 2011
iStalk – 562
Today, JIN goes global, Studio DEEN animates Miku, and Digital Manga pulled a ninja drop.

Tempest’s Downpour – Reflections On Translation And Americanization

Posted on Feb 20 2011
Tempest’s Downpour – Reflections On Translation And Americanization
I know, I know: I just wrote an article on how the localization of anime is probably a good thing even though it’s easy to fall back on “Americanization iz evul.” And, hard as it is to change my opinion after so many years suffering through bad, bad, bad dubs, I’ve come to the conclusion that there is a large number of shows that have benefitted from a more American-friendly script (Fruits Basket, Fullmetal Alchemist, Axis Power Hetalia and ...

iStalk – 460

Posted on Nov 30 2010
iStalk – 460
Today, One Piece van, Prince of Tennis - the movie, and The GazettE picks a fight with Miku.

iStalk – 457

Posted on Nov 25 2010
iStalk – 457
Today, Detective Conan in your Monster Hunter, anime produced as a memorial, and Phantasy Star Portable news.