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.

The Wandering Witch – Anniversary Edition!

Posted on Jul 14 2015
The Wandering Witch – Anniversary Edition!
Welcome, all, again. This is a very special column for me, marking my first anniversary as a content contributor to the Fan! I've had great fun sharing my opinions and recommendations with you, and deeply appreciate the support I've received from both readers and staff.

iStalk – 1157

Posted on Sep 30 2013
iStalk – 1157
Today, Sentai Filmworks acquires Casshan, Crunchyroll has announced some upcoming simulcasts, and Wolf Children to be released theatrically this fall.

iStalk – 946

Posted on Nov 16 2012
iStalk – 946
Today, Nozomi Entertainment launches DVD repackages, Cantoy makes their American debut at Tekkoshocon 2013, and DMI halts all print releases for half of next year.

iStalk – 801

Posted on Apr 16 2012
iStalk – 801
Today, Dark Horse schedules some manga, Attack on Titan gets a comedy spin-off manga, and X Japan wins best international act at the Golden God Awards.

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

13 Days of Halloween with The Owl in the Rafters: Day 2

Posted on Oct 20 2011
13 Days of Halloween with The Owl in the Rafters: Day 2
Bismarck Kamen is back for more Halloween reviews! I'll be skipping the introductions from here on out on the assumption that you know where you are, who I am, and what you're reading. If for some reason you can't answer one or all of these questions, let me direct you to yesterday's article and we can be on our way. Today I'm going to tackle two films of a classic anime horror title, Vampire Hunter D.

iStalk – 603

Posted on Jun 17 2011
iStalk – 603
Today, Wii U's surprising specs, Discotek obtains a city of demons, and Yu-Gi-Oh's world record.

iStalk – 265

Posted on Feb 23 2010
iStalk – 265
Today, K-ON enslaves TV stations, Astro Boy makes some cash in the UK, and more Vampire Hunter D.

iStalk – 147

Posted on Aug 26 2009
Today free Evangelion screenings, a live webshow, and a To Love-Ru manga comes to an end.

iStalk – 104

Posted on Jun 12 2009
iStalk – 104
Today we have manga for the Kindle, Phoenix Wright The Musical 2, and Sandgolem doesn't get to see Blood The Last Vampire.