The Wandering Witch Exults in Xuan Yuan Sword Luminary

The Wandering Witch Exults in Xuan

Welcome, all, again. A new viewing season has begun, and this one seems to offer many more selections to my taste. In fact, I'm very excited about two ...
The Wandering Witch Salutes Bodacious Space Pirates

The Wandering Witch Salutes Bodacio

Welcome, all, again. As what I consider to be a lackluster viewing season finally winds down, I am eagerly--desperately--hoping for better things to come. Meanwhile, I have used ...
The Wandering Witch Relaxes with Konohana Kitan

The Wandering Witch Relaxes with Ko

Welcome, all, again. These past few years I have proudly stuck to a very simple promise to you, my readers: I only review what I like. Why would ...
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 Confronts Mongol Invasion in Angolmois

The Wandering Witch Confronts Mongo

Welcome, all, again. As I'm slowly getting a handle on the new season's shows, I can't help but notice how similar many storylines seem: the plots; the settings; even ...
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!
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 ...

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 12/5/14 – Lacroix Despheres Rock Opera, Etrian Mystery Dungeon, Dai-Shogun

Posted on Dec 05 2014
iStalk 12/5/14 – Lacroix Despheres Rock Opera, Etrian Mystery Dungeon, Dai-Shogun
Today, Lacroix Despheres needs your help, Etrian Mystery Dungeon invades the America, and Sentai Filmworks acquires Dai-Shogun.

iStalk 12/4/14 – Chronicles of the Going Home Club, Utada music video, and Acid Black Cherry

Posted on Dec 04 2014
iStalk 12/4/14 – Chronicles of the Going Home Club, Utada music video, and Acid Black Cherry
Today, NIS America previews Chronicles of the Going Home Club, Utada Hikaru's Beautiful World music video, and Acid Black Cherry hold release tour.

iStalk – 466

Posted on Dec 08 2010
iStalk – 466
Today, MangaGamer slashes prices, Ore no Imouto lists 4 non-TV episodes, and Utada streamed worldwide for your pleasure.

iStalk – 452

Posted on Nov 18 2010
iStalk – 452
Today, Utada Hikaru accompanied by boxing, climb up Shoko Nakagawa's hair, and HOLY SHIIIIIIIIP!

iStalk – 196

Posted on Nov 17 2009
iStalk – 196
Today the manga industry suffers a blow, IMAGI's Astro Boy brings in some green, you could have your very own Saber Figure, and Hikaru Utada announce a new tour.

iStalk – 078

Posted on May 07 2009
iStalk – 078
Today we find out about a new dating sim, we have the scoop on a new professional anime music video, and we mourn the passing of Murasaki Yamada.

iStalk – 048

Posted on Mar 26 2009
iStalk – 048
In today's video we learn that Hayate Combat Butler has released a new trailer, My Sweet Sunday manga is offered for free, and iTunes offers Utada Hikaru's music video for free.

iStalk – 045

Posted on Mar 23 2009
iStalk – 045
Today, Funimation starts streaming all of Gonzo's work, Jump Mangazine gets a TV show, and Utada Hikaru makes a few stops in America.