Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment will include the ‘Shining Successor’ DLC


Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment will be available next week for both North America and Europe on the PlayStation Vita as a digital download title. Namco Bandai Games has also announced that the game will have a free DLC pack that contains different outfits for all the game’s heroines. The DLC … Continue reading

AX 2014: Sword Art Online 2 (Gun Gale Online) Premiere


Sword Art Online was perhaps the most popular anime of 2012m with the second season directly following the first. For myself, I count Sword Art, Alfheim, and Gun Gale as three separate seasons, while officially, the new series is called Sword Art II – Phantom Bullet. This new episode beacons the … Continue reading

AX 2014: Kill la Kill’s Ami Koshimizu and Ryoka Yuzuki’s Excellent Panel Adventure


When we’re talking about panels, Anime Expo’s LP1 is probably the equivalent of Comic-Con’s famous Hall H. Reserved for AX’s most popular panels, it can accompany around 2,000 attendees. A long line usually forms just outside the hall that stretches as far as the eye as see. That’s a lot … Continue reading

Sword Art Online II will air online starting July 5th on Hulu and Crunchyroll


Aniplex has confirmed that the long-awaited Sword Art Online II will air online starting July 5th internationally on select platforms. The anime follows a year after the original series incident, where players who logged in to a new VRMMORPG called Sword Art Online all became trapped in the game and unable … Continue reading

Aniplex will have a Sword Art Online II premiere event at Anime Expo 2014


Anime Expo is less than two months away and already Aniplex has made some big announcements about this year’s guests and special events. Last week Aniplex announced it will be holding a Kill la Kill special event, and now AX 2014 will also be featuring the Sword Art Online II Premiere Event on … Continue reading

New Fate/Stay Night anime coming in Fall


It’s been confirmed that a new Fate/Stay Night anime series will be released during the Fall 2014 season via Type-Moon Ace magazine. Anime studio ufotable will be producing the series and Takahiro Miura will be directing the series. Fate/Stay Night will incorporate any of the three different scenarios Fate, Unlimited … Continue reading

Newest Madoka Magica Movie Sequel to contract North America theaters this winter


Aniplex USA recently updated the Puella Magi Madoka Magica website with information on the latest movie to be screened in the states. Titled Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie -Rebellion-, the movie is a direct sequel to the television series and last year’s Beginnings and Everlasting movie retellings. Aniplex has confirmed it will … Continue reading

Watch Sword Art Online on Toonami and enter to win a Sony Personal 3D Viewer


My Saturdays usually consist of playing video games and on occasion watching Toonami to watch some dubbed anime, especially Sword Art Online. Now Aniplex is giving you a great reason to get into the MMORPG-style Anime. Sometime during Sword Art Online, a keyword will appear. By entering it at the Aniplex … Continue reading

Sword Art Online – Kirito Figma announced


Sword Art Online is currently at episode 24, after Kirito awakens two years after being trapped in SAO. He then travels to Alfheim Online to save Asuna. Last week Kotobukiya announced a 1/8 scale statue of Asuna will be released in 2013. Today Good Smile company announced a Kirito Figma. [portfolio_slideshow id=113076] Kirito … Continue reading

Puella Magi Madoka Magica Movies to premiere in US theaters next month

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Madoka fans rejoice! Aniplex USA has announced that the Madoka Magica movies will premiere in the US shortly after its Japanese premiere. The screenings will begin in Los Angeles and slowly make it way across major cities across the States. Tickets will include both movies plus a poster to all … Continue reading

Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day Review – Love, Friendship and a Promise can even surpass Death


Growing up has its challenges, especially when a normal day turns tragic when one of your friends who everyone loves dies do to a misunderstanding, it’s something Jinta Yadomi and his friends have had to live with for over 10 years and tore them apart. The group known as the Super Peace Busters … Continue reading