Posts From Keira Truong

Hunter x Hunter returns April 18

Popular manga series Hunter x Hunter will return on April 18th! Infamous for its many hiatuses and frustrating many dedicated fans, the series has hooked its claws into many hearts

Final Fantasy XV release date leaked?

According to Gematsu, Final Fantasy XV will be released on September 30th for the Xbox One and PS4. Gematsu claims that the information comes from “three independent sources who would

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

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

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

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)

1MORE MK801 Over-Ear Headphones with In-line microphone and remote (Red) review

With headphones, many customers select individual designs and styles from different companies for different reasons. 1MORE has created an ergonomic lightweight set with very a clear and crisp sound. Though

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

X Japan premieres documentary We Are X at Sundance Film Festival

X Japan, one of Japan’s most prolific and infamous heavy metal bands, premiered their documentary, We Are X , at the Sundance Film Festival as part of the World Cinema Documentary Competition.

Koda Kumi releases new 360-degree music video

Koda Kumi, famous for her theme songs for Final Fantasy X-II—“1000 no Kotoba” and “Real Emotion”—and the voice of Lenne, recently released an interactive 360-degree music video trailer from her

Trailer for Digimon Adventure tri. Part 2 released

The PV trailer for the second of the six-part Digimon Adventure tri. has been released! Part 2, called Ketsui (Determination), features Mimi Tachikawa and Joe Kido’s realization that they must fight, with

New Vocaloid for SEKAI NO OWARI

New and upcoming popular indie band SEKAI NO OWARI will release its very own Vocaloid for download this January 28th (physical copy release date not yet announced) for 14,000 yen

20 highlights from 66th Kohaku Uta Gassen

From anime to Disney, to Star Wars and Vocaloid, this year was a definitely a year of surprises… not only for viewers but also the performers, as proven in one medley. 1.

66th Kohaku Uta Gassen features anime special

For the first time ever, Japan’s annual Kohaku Uta Gassen will premiere a special “Anime Kohaku” section! Kohaku Uta Gassen is Japan’s biggest and most popular show, taking place on

New update on KuroBas stage play cast

The official website for Kuroko no Basuke’s Stage Play, called Kuroko no Basuke: The Encounter, has revealed the cast members for five of the main characters of the series: Kuroko Tetsuya

End of Kuroko no Basuke Extra Game in March 2016

Today marks the release of chapter 7 of Tadatoshi Fujimaki’s Kuroko no Basuke Extra Game, to the excitement of fans worldwide. On a sadder note, that’s one step closer to

15 anime Christmas songs to add to your songlist

Christmas is here! With all the holiday celebrations, why not add some anime Christmas songs to your playlists? Here’s 12 non-traditional anime Christmas songs to consider adding to your music

D.Gray-man returns with new TV anime series

At the annual Jump Festa event this year, Shueisha announced the return of epic series D.Gray-man with a whole new anime adaptation in 2016. The original anime aired and finished

Kuroko no Basuke stage play set for 2016!

Popular sports series Kuroko no Basuke (Kuroko’s Basketball) is getting a new stage play this coming spring! It was revealed today in the release of the combo 3rd and 4th