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Anime Expo CEO steps down from parent company

Recently the Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA) announced that their CEO for the last several years, Marc Perez, will be stepping down from his position as the

Final Fantasy illustrator Yoshitaka Amano announced as guest for Anime Expo 2016

Anime Expo 2016 is still eight months away and is already starting off strong with the announcement of Japanese artist, character designer, and illustrator Yoshitaka Amano. Amano is probably best known for

Anime Expo 2015 ‘Shut Up and Dance’ Cosplay Music Video

Anime Expo 2015 is over, and we had a great time covering and filming at the Los Angeles Convention Center (minus the scorching heat and big crowd). Check out our

AX 2015: Interview with Ayako Kawasumi, voice of Fate/Stay’s Saber

Ayako Kawasumi’s been in the voice acting business for over 20 years voicing iconic characters from over the years inluding Lafiel from Crest of the Star and Saber in Fate/Stay Night. We had a

New Vampire Hunter D series in the works

There is a new Vampire Hunter D in the works. AnimeNewsNetwork was told by Unified Pictures studio that a CG-animated series based on Hideyuki Kikuchi’s long-running Vampire Hunter D novel

Steins;Gate coming to North America on August 25 at Rice Digital

European publisher PQube recently released the visual novel game Steins;Gate on the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita in Europe and plans on doing the same for fans in North America on August

Aniplex announces five simulcast anime series for the summer

Aniplex of America announced five new simulcast series that will be airing this summer. The series include Classroom Crisis, Charlotte, Wagnaria!! 3 (also known as Working!!!), Durarara!!×2 Ten (continuing where Durarara!!×2 left off), and God Eater (based off

Momoiro Clover Z making their US debut at Anime Expo 2015

In celebration of Momoiro Clover Z’s first United States appearance at Anime Expo 2015, a special “Who is Momoiro Clover Z?” video was released over the weekend. The Japanese idol group is known for

Keiji Inafune will be returning to Anime Expo 2015

In a surprise announcement, Anime Expo announced that Keiji Inafune would once again be returning to AX 2015 this year along with Studio 4°C president Eiko Tanka, who will have a

Aniplex announces Fate Stay Night event at Anime Expo 2015

Anime Expo continues with an epic line up this year as Aniplex announces its Fate/Stay Night event with seven very special guests of honor! Along with the English dub premiere

AX 2014: ‘Learning About Cosplay In Italy’ from Giada Robin (panel coverage)

For the second year, Anime Expo has brought in international cosplay guests to talk about cosplay and their works around the world. Giada Robin came from Italy to talk about cosplay

AX 2014: The Spiral Cats panel (full video)

At Anime Expo this year two of the amazing cosplay guests were Tasha and Doremi of the Spiral Cats, a professional cosplay group from Korea who work with many events

A new type of cosplay music video

We posted our Anime Expo CMV just recently. Have you seen it yet? You should have! But when it comes to such a huge convention like that, you find talent

Anime Expo 2014 Photo Gallery

Anime Expo 2014 showcased a lot of amazing cosplays, especially from Attack On Titan and Kill la Kill! Check out the awesome cosplayers below! Feel free to share these photos!

AX 2014 – rePlay: Symphony of Heroes concert review

Fans who attended rePlay: Symphony of Heroes at Anime Expo 2014 were greeted by a plethora of music from the various popular games from the past two decades. The concert

Nerd Reactor brings the Hula Cam to Anime Expo 2014

We have dusted off the hula cam and brought it to Anime Expo 2014 during the Fourth of July weekend. It was a scorching day, but the cosplayers were out

AX 2014: Vocaloid shows off new music (panel report)

The long-awaited annual Vocaloid panel “Mirai no Neiro” was once again a popular event as usual at Anime Expo this year. Attendees–much like last year–maxed out the giant room the

AX 2014 – Mega Man co-creator Keiji Inafune

The moment Anime Expo announced that Comcept’s Keiji Inafune would be a guest of honor, I thought it would be the best convention of the year solely because of him.

Anime Expo 2014: League of Legends gathering and cosplay

Cosplay has been a huge part of the League community since season one. Colorful characters with unique personalities fill Summoner’s Rift on a daily basis. But for one glorious yet

AX 2014: Production I.G news roundup

We checked in to Production I.G panel this year to see what new titles they have in store for the fans. For the uninitiated, Production I.G. is behind some of