Anime

New uncut Escaflowne HD dub is all set to go

Anime fans who remember the ’90s might remember a certain mecha-fantasy-romance anime series called The Vision of Escaflowne that appealed to both male and female audiences alike. Funimation is now bringing

Sakura no Ame film opens, 24-minute behind-the-scenes video stream available

Vocaloid-inspired film Sakura no Ame opened this weekend in theaters in Japan! The movie, based off of halyosy’s song “Sakura no Ame,” focuses on the budding romance of a shy high school

Ghost in the Shell movie casts Beat Takeshi as Section 9 chief

There are many fans who aren’t happy with the upcoming live-action Ghost in the Shell movie starring Scarlett Johansson. Here’s one casting report I’m sure many fans won’t have a

Megahouse’s Digimon’s Angewomon figure too sexy to be released outside of Japan

In celebration of Digimon’s 15th anniversary and the release of Digimon Adventure tri., multiple manufacturers are working on a huge line of collectibles coming out. Megahouse has a few figures set

Sword Art Online comes to life thanks to IBM and VR technology

The popular anime Sword Art Online takes place in 2022 where players are trapped in a virtual world and their nerve gear headsets are hijacked to kill them in real

Dragon Ball Z Abridged episode 52 now available

It’s always exciting when the guys at TFS come out with a new episode, and #52 of their magnum opus DBZ Abridged is no exception! When we last left off,

The real seascape for Miyazaki’s Ponyo is saved

After nine years, Hiroshima’s prefectural government finally decided to drop the controversial land reclamation project for Tomonoura bay. Tomonoura and its seaside landscape are the inspiration for the setting for

Share Valentines Day with Super Sonico

The lovable Nitroplus mascot Super Sonico, has decided to share something special with her fans today in the form of some limited time downloadable wallpapers for both PCs and smartphones.

Lolita Dark at Anime Los Angeles 2016

This year at Anime Los Angeles, held in Ontario at the Ontario Convention Center and Radisson Ontario Airport, Lolita Dark was featured as the special musical guests of honor! In

Colossal Titan invades Japan for the Annual Sapporo Snow Festival

Images via Sapporo Every February in Sapporo, Japan, massive snow sculptures are carved on display for a week attracting visitors from around the world. This year’s festival is honoring the

Good Smile Company to release cute Pokemon’s Red and Green Nendroid

February 27, 2016, keeps getting bigger and bigger. So what’s so important about that day? Well, the 27th, also known as Pokémon Day, is the 20th anniversary of the Pokémon series. You know, the

Deadpool, Samus, Kylo Ren and One-Punch Man, oh my! Good Smile Company at Won Fest 2016

It’s that time of year where Japanese companies showcase their upcoming releases in 2016. While we just recently showcased some new items coming from Kotobukiya, this time we will be

Check out the anime everyone will be watching this spring

Every year or so there seems to be at least one anime that comes along that just about every fan has seen. In most recent memory, this honour went to

Aldnoah Zero Vol. 3 Blu-ray review

Aldnoah.Zero Vol 3 is here and the intergalactic war between the Verse and the Terrans continues on in what seems to be a battle of wits and attrition. Both sides

Anime Los Angeles 2016 cosplay photo gallery

This past weekend, Nerd Reactor was on hand to give you another great cosplay music video. Anime Los Angeles made its biggest change since its inception by moving from the

Yo-Kai Watch toy line from Hasbro -review

I’ve been following the popularity of Yo-Kai Watch (also known in Japan as Yokai/Youkai watch in Japan) for the last two years after it exploded in the Japanese scene. While my draw

Wagakki Band returns to US in March

Wagakki Band recently announced two US performances this coming March! They will be at the Irving Plaza in New York on March 14, and at the South by Southwest (SXSW)

Hellsing Abridged Episode 6 is finally here

It’s here, it’s finally here! It’s like Christmas, Hanukkah and 4th of July all rolled up into one! TeamFourStar has really knocked it out of the park with this one!

Sword Art Online II Set 4: Mother’s Rosario review

Sword Art Online II comes to an end with the final arc, Mother’s Rosario. While the Gun Gale Online arc is easily the most enjoyable arc in the series, Mother’s Rosario

Star Wars: The Force Awakens… anime opening?!

Although there are many anime music videos created each year by fans, this particular fan-made music video is rather beautifully put together. By using clips from Star Wars: The Force