Sekai Project to release Clannad: Full Voice Edition for Steam


During Japan Expo, Sekai Project announced it would be bringing visual novel Clannad: Full Voice Edition over to the North America via Steam. Developed by Key, Clannad is a very touching story that has also seen releases as an anime series in 2007, and a follow up series Clannad after story in 2008. … Continue reading

Toradora! Complete Series Premium Edition – Palmtop Tiger vs Dragon Round Two


Last month NIS America released the Toradora! Complete Series which includes all 25 episodes along with the OVA episode on Blu-ray. Normally you don’t see anime companies going back too often and releasing series on Blu-ray, but that’s not all as Toradora! is also NIS America’s first debut anime series … Continue reading

SDCC: Interview with RWBY’s Weiss and Blake


Rooster Teeth may have long ago become ‘internet famous’ thanks to their breakout Halo webseries Red vs Blue, but that doesn’t mean they can’t keep upping the independent YouTube series game. RWBY, their original anime series, has already garnered a devout fan following with their first season, the first episode of … Continue reading

Sword Art Online II Sinon 1/8 Scale PVC Figure coming from Kotobukiya


On Kotobukiya’s Facebook it was announced that the Sword Art Online II Sinon -Phantom Bullet- 1/8 Scale Ani*Statue will be released in January 2015 in North America. Sinon is the main focus in SAO II as Kirito enters GGO to solve the mystery of Death Gun. She comes equipped with her rare PGM Ultima … Continue reading

Studio Ghibli’s production department on suspension?


After 29 long years and 20 great animated films, general manager Toshio Suzuki announced that Studio Ghibli’s production department is considering taking a break and possibly disbanding (or restructuring). While he has not officially confirmed a definite shut down of the entire department yet, the company’s recent films have been … Continue reading

SDCC 2014: Meeting up with Appleseed Alpha’s Shinji Aramaki

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Shinji Aramaki is known for directing the CG-animated Appleseed and its sequel, Appleseed Ex Machina. Appleseed Alpha released on Blu-ray and DVD last week (Check out our review here.), and the story follows Deunan and Briareos as they go about their days surviving a post-apocalyptic New York City. They rescue a young girl and her … Continue reading

Ghost in the Shell’s Motoko Kusanagi: S.A.C. gets a Good Smile Company figma


I never expected to the see the Major get turned into a figma, but Good Smile Company announced via their Facebook page that Ghost in the Shell’s Motoko Kusanagi will be arriving in December. Good Smile has decided to focus on her Stand Alone Complex look, which is probably her best … Continue reading

New Dragon Ball Z movie coming next year


It seems Akira Toriyama is keeping himself busy. The September issue of Shueisha’s V Jump has confirmed that there will be a new Dragon Ball Z movie out next year. At least for Japan, with US and other countries most likely at a later date. Mr. Toriyama is currently writing screenplay … Continue reading