The Wandering Witch Examines the Monster Girl Doctor

The Wandering Witch Examines the Mo

Welcome, all, again. This last was a slow viewing season for me, with my favorite genre (slice-of-life) severely underrepresented. Only three new shows managed to catch my interest, ...
The Wandering Witch and The Misfit of Demon King Academy

The Wandering Witch and The Misfit

Welcome, all, again. Since last my last column appeared here, Corona-chan swung by briefly (I tested negative, thanks!); my profession has been even further vilified; and Memphis regressed from ...
The Wandering Witch Devours Princess Connect! Re: Dive

The Wandering Witch Devours Princes

Welcome, all, again. Today let's talk about Princess Connect! Re: Dive, a show that can be kind of hard to pin down: it's comedy; it's adventure; it's bodaciously harem! ...
The Wandering Witch Warns Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!

The Wandering Witch Warns Keep Your

Welcome, all, again. We are transitioning from a particularly bountiful viewing season, and one of my favorites was yet another anime about anime, Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! ...
The Wandering Witch as Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl

The Wandering Witch as Ground Contr

Welcome, all, again. I recently raided my backlog of series-to-be-watched and pulled out 2011's Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl--literally pulled it out of my DVD collection, where it's lingered ...
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 ...
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 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.