Gamer Sues Developer Because a Game was “Too Addicting”

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Yes, you read that title correctly. Wired recently reported that Hawaiian resident, Craig Smallwood, claims that South Korean based NCsoft should pay an undisclosed sum of money for damages on the premise that their game is “too addictive.” NCsoft is the developer of the highly popular MMORPG title, Lineage II. Supposedly … Continue reading

Japan & U.S. Celebrate 50-Year Alliance with New Manga

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The U.S. Armed Forces that are stationed in Japan are doing a collaboration with the creators of the “Martian” manga to celebrate the 50-year alliance between the 2 nations. The series contains 4 issues and will be titled “Watashi-tachi no Domei – Eizoku-teki Partnership,” which means “Our Alliance – A … Continue reading

Street Fighter High: The Musical: Interviewing the Masterminds Behind the Legend

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From the creators of Street Fighter High, comes a new tale of love and lost, hope and betrayal, and singing and dancing? After their popular parody of Street Fighter High, Jennifer Zhang (producer) ended up deciding that a sequel needed to be made. If you haven’t heard of this parody, … Continue reading

Comic-Con 2010: Geeks Strike Back – Nerds Foil Religious Protest

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Fred Phelps and the Westboro Baptist Church went to Comic-Con with one thing in mind, to show the wayward souls of Comic-Con that “God Hates Nerds.”  The church had highly publicized their intentions to the media leading into Comic-Con. When they finally arrived they were shocked by the overwhelming sea … Continue reading

The Myth, The Man, The Legend, Steve Urkel – Interview with Jaleel White

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For many kids growing up in the 90′s, Jaleel White was a pivotal actor on American Television.  For years he came into your living room, on the hit sitcom Family Matters, as the iconic, lovable, and hopeless nerd Steve Urkel.  12 years later, Jaleel has since been seen in hit … Continue reading

Take That Japan! – China Builds an Optimus Prime

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It’s no secret that there has always been a age old heated rivalry between the two countries.  Who’s food is better?  Who’s action films are better?  Who’s better at karaoke?  You know, the important stuff.  But now the rivalry is reaching new heights, giant robot heights.  Reports are coming from … Continue reading

MAX Event Featuring Erina Mano, Animaid Cafe & X-Japan

As a fun alternative to the hectic anime lifestyle, MAX has already made its mark on fans despite being a one day only event. July 1st was a full day of events inside, while having entertainments on the outside. Special guests such as many of the Power Ranger television series … Continue reading