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!
The Wandering Witch Dives into Amanchu! Advance

The Wandering Witch Dives into Aman

Welcome, all, again. I'm pleased to say that this viewing season has actually turned out to be stronger than I initially expected. A few late entries sneaked into ...
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.
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Alejandro Saab

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Witness the ultimate fast food battle with Alejandro Saab!
The Wandering Witch is Mad for Maerchen Maedchen!

The Wandering Witch is Mad for Maer

Welcome, all, again. Today's subject of discussion is Maerchen Maedchen, a choice which might confuse regular readers. Don't feel bad, though, because it confuses me, too. The ...
Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Review

Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Review

2018 has been a pretty rough year on my wallet so far with at least one game coming out almost every week since the start of the year that I’ve ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Kevin T. Collins

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

We got the man behind Berserk's Griffith; Kevin T. Collins! If that wasn't enough for you, he also narrates audio books, makes music, and directs! There's no limit ...
The Wandering Witch on Darling in the Franxx

The Wandering Witch on Darling in t

Welcome, all, again. It isn't often that I become interested in--let alone excited by--offerings from the mecha genre. In fact, my last review herein of such a show ...
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Gaijin Goombah

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Gaijin Goombah (is) here on 91.8 The Fan.
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Level 99 Games

Kana’s Korner – Intervi

Time to get your game on with Brad Talton, founder of Level 99 Games!
Siege Spots – Battle Chef Brigade Review

Siege Spots – Battle Chef Bri

Rev up those fryers! Sharpen your daggers! Battle Chef Brigade is here! With a combination of side-scrolling action, match-three puzzles, and Iron Chef cooking, Battle Chef Brigade is a new ...

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.

Beats by BossaNova – From Adam On Down: Forbidden Fruit

Posted on Jul 27 2014
Beats by BossaNova – From Adam On Down: Forbidden Fruit
Hello, hello! BossaNova here again with another music review. This time around, we've got From Adam On Down's latest record Forbidden Fruit!

Beats by BossaNova – T-ara: Gossip Girls

Posted on Jun 01 2014
Beats by BossaNova – T-ara: Gossip Girls
Hey there, I’m the new guy. You know, the one here to review music? ... Not ringing a bell? Well then, I guess some introductions are in order.

Musikal Makinations – ReniReni’s Hybrid Girl Album Review

Posted on Aug 01 2013
Musikal Makinations – ReniReni’s Hybrid Girl Album Review
Greetings denizens of The Fan, MakiMaki reporting in! “What are you doing here MakiMaki?” you ask? Well let me start by welcoming you to the first entry of a new monthly series of articles that will feature reviews of a variety of singers and bands, as well as other random thoughts revolving around the realm of the Asian music scene!

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Akai Sky

Posted on Jun 23 2013
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Akai Sky
It's not every day you have a full band on the show for an interview, especially one that plays Japanese music but speaks English! Check out Akai Sky to learn all about just how awesome they really are!

Press Release — Man With A Mission First Stage At Japan Expo With Audience Of 5000!

Posted on Aug 01 2012
Press Release — Man With A Mission First Stage At Japan Expo With Audience Of 5000!
Man With A Mission is a 5-piece rock band consisted of “ultimate creatures” with wolf heads and human bodies. They have been extremely active in Japan participating in major music/rock festivals and going on a solo nationwide tour. As they continue to stay strong in the domestic rock scene, they decided that it was time to face the challenge in the overseas scene and participated in Japan Expo, the biggest festival in Europe for Japanese culture and entertainment.

Press Release — exist†trace “Just Like A Virgin” will re-broadcast on Nico Nico Douga

Posted on Jul 12 2012
Press Release — exist†trace “Just Like A Virgin” will re-broadcast on Nico Nico Douga
July 12, 2012 - Nico Nico Douga will re-broadcast exist†trace's special live show "Just Like a Virgin" next week on July 20, following the success of last month's worldwide concert live stream.

Press Release — Cannes Award-Winner Yuya Yagira Stars In Yalla Family’s “Beginning” PV

Posted on Jul 11 2012
Press Release — Cannes Award-Winner Yuya Yagira Stars In Yalla Family’s “Beginning” PV
July 11, 2012 - Based in Los Angeles, Yalla Family is an international music group of Japanese, Ghanian, Korean and Chinese artists. Their debut single "Beginning" was created with prolific hip-hop producer Fingazz as a response to Japan's 2011 Tohoku Earthquake, expressing the positive energy of the Japanese people struggling to rebuild after the disaster.

AnimeNext 2012 – Berryz Kobo Interview

Posted on Jul 09 2012
AnimeNext 2012 – Berryz Kobo Interview
What happens when Tempest interviews one of the cutest Japanese girl groups in existence? They play games, of course! Check out our exclusive interview with the group that brought you several Inazuma Eleven ending themes as well as reaching number one on the Oricon Daily Singles Charts.

Kana’s Korner – Interview with Chii Sakurabi

Posted on May 10 2012
Kana’s Korner – Interview with Chii Sakurabi
A quick interview with a Japanese guest, Chii Sakurabi is an awesome idol who we met up with last year at Anime Vegas! Check out just how awesome she is for yourself!