Anime

Akira changed the game for anime with Western audiences

With Akira being one of my favorite classics and recently showing the film to some close friends of mine, it only seemed right to do a little digging and discuss

Frieza returns again in Dragon Ball Super?

The rumor mill is cranking, and it is really cranking hard. This, however, has some ground seeing as Frieza is poised to make his return to Dragon Ball Super. But,

4 reasons why you should go to Fanime 2017

Ah yes, one month to go. Maybe even less! It’s Fanime season, you guys, and I could not be more excited! Fanime is my home con and has been my

Goku vs Gohan in Dragon Ball Super

In the upcoming episode of Dragon Ball Super, we are teased with a match up between father and son. Gohan wants to test his limits against Goku at his best.

Dragon Ball’s Yamcha is getting his own spin-off manga

If you’re well aware of Dragon Ball’s popularity, then you’re in for a special treat. Because they have just announced a spin-off series for the original Dragon Ball Z. The

Atom: The Beginning – Three reasons why you need to watch it

If you have yet to read the Atom: The Beginning manga, fear not. It has recently been turned into an anime, and it’s slowly becoming one of my favorites. We

Anisong World Matsuri concert returns to Anime Expo with brand new lineup

Ever wanted to hear your favorite anime song performed live? Well, anime fans will be in luck as Anisong World Matsuri will be returning to Anime Expo this year with

Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale review – A very hollow realization

By Frank Hurtado It’s no secret that the Sword Art Online of today is not the Sword Art Online of yesterday. The changes in tone and setting, for better or worse,

Happy anniversary, Grave of the Fireflies!

There have been so many different types of Japanese animation series throughout the decades. However, every once in a while there is an anime that everyone watches that tugs at

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Legacy Collection coming soon

Get ready for plenty of Naruto action coming soon. Bandai Namco Entertainment announced that the Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Legacy Collection and Trilogy Collection are coming later this year. The

Watch the entire series of ‘Samurai Champloo’ for FREE on YouTube

Hot off the legendary anime, Cowboy Bebop, director Shinichirō Watanabe would find success again in Samurai Champloo’s 26 episodes. The series would also become synonymous with its iconic soundtrack provided by

ANiUTa, the new music streaming service for anime fans

Spotify has made life convenient for me and millions of music lovers all around the world, but the one area it’s lacking in is Japanese music. Why is that? That’s

Netflix adds One Punch Man to its Japanese anime list

If you’re a fan of Japanese animation, then you’re in for a treat! Although, I would assume that if you’re a Japanese animation fan, you’d already have watched the series One

Sword Art Online the Movie -Ordinal Scale- English dub arrives in theaters April 22

Sword Art Online the Movie -Ordinal Scale- arrived in theaters across North America last week for a limited screening event, kicking off with a U.S. Premiere in Hollywood, California, where it

Steve Aoki remixes Ghost in the Shell theme, and fans are split

Fans of Steve Aoki and Ghost in the Shell may find his new remix, “Utai IV Reawakening,” for the live-action Ghost in the Shell movie interesting. However, if you are

Digimon Adventure Tri. – Reunion arrives on Blu-Ray and DVD on May 16

Back in January, Shout Factory announced that it had secured the rights to distribute the first three films of Digimon Adventure tri. in North America complete with English and Japanese

Ghost in the Shell Japanese voice actors will return to dub live-action film

Later this month we will see Scarlett Johansson take on the role of Major “Makoto” Kusanagi in the Hollywood live-action adaption of Ghost in the Shell. Over in Japan, however, the film will

Interview with Sword Art Online The Movie -Ordinal Scale- creators

Hollywood, California, played host to the March 1st U.S. premiere of Sword Art Online the Movie -Ordinal Scale-, just eight days before it releases in select theaters across North America.

80 fighters in one match?! The Tournament of Power rules laid out in Dragon Ball Super

The third and final match of the Zen Exhibition match in Dragon Ball Super has concluded with Goku as the winner. However, an opportunity to save all the universes presented

The Tournament of Power’s true purpose revealed in Dragon Ball Super

A few weeks ago with the announcement of the next story arc in Dragon Ball Super, fans were shocked to hear that in the upcoming Tournament of Power, the losing