Anime Claims 28 of IMDB’s Top 250 TV Shows of All Time

By Kristen Olson Curious which countries are behind the most beloved TV shows of all-time? The Internet Movie Database (AKA,... Read More

British Musician + Japanese Video Game Composers = Fantastical Concept Album

By Kristen Olson Before you begin reading, open up another window or another tab and follow this link. Then, grab... Read More

Behold! Kyoto Animation’s Next Anime: Myriad Colors Phantom World

KyotoBy Kristen Olson Sōichirō Hatano’s Myriad Colors Phantom World (Musaigen no Phantom World) officially set for anime adaption as Kyoto... Read More

‘Attack On Titan: Nugget Style’ Gets TV Anime Adaptation

AOT_JrHSBy: Kristen Olson Attack on Titan fans rejoice! No, it’s not a Season 2 release date yet, but it just... Read More

Anime Consortium Japan Is About To Get A Lot Cooler With $3 Million Investment

The IdolmasterBy Kristen Olson Anime Consortium Japan, an increasingly popular anime streaming platform for overseas markets, has just secured 6 Japanese... Read More

‘Ricky Boy The Wonder Boy’ Wins the NAFF 2015 TOKYOPOP Asian Film Award!

RickyBoyTheWonderBoy_NAFFAwardBy Clay Bohle Founded in 2008, the Network of Asian Fantastic Films (NAFF), a multifaceted, in-depth industry program for global... Read More

Tomohiro Machiyama Is Not Attacking Titan, He’s Trying to Make It More Relatable

AoTBy Kristen Olson “Please change Eren’s character,” Attack on Titan author, Hajime Isayama pleaded of AoT screenwriter, Tomohiro Machiyama. “He’s... Read More

Shenmue 3: The Kickstarter Campaign That Broke Kickstarter, Records, And Maybe Fan Trust?

Shenmue1By: Kristen Olson When Shenmue 3 was announced during E3, the whole world went crazy. Series creator Yu Suzuki was teasing it... Read More

The Return of the Native: Back at Comic-Con

by Michelle “Ms. Geek” Klein-Hass The last time I went to San Diego Comic-Con International was in 2007. Lots of... Read More

Eiichiro Oda’s One Piece Is Bringin’ Kabuki Back

OnePieceKabukiBy: Kristen Olson Japanese classical theater is abuzz with anticipation as the critically-acclaimed manga, One Piece, sets sail to bring... Read More

TOKYOPOP Luvs Halloween and So Do These AX 2015 Cosplayers!

by Michelle “Ms. Geek” Klein-Hass Anime Expo has gotten so huge that it is impossible to take it all in.... Read More

Lupin III’s Jigen Leaves Italy In A Cloud Of Smoke

Jigen7By Kristen Olson This autumn, for the first time in 30 years, the iconic crime-adventure anime Lupin III is once... Read More

Anime Expo 2015 Is Already Rocking the Awesome Cosplay…Day 1 Gallery

TheCrowdUnderTheWatchfulEyeOfTheDragonby Michelle “Ms. Geek” Klein-Hass and Kristen Olson We want to get these pictures up ASAP so not a whole... Read More

Ghibli Quietly Returns to Production, So Does the New Studio Ponoc

ReadyForMatsuriby Michelle “Ms. Geek” Klein-Hass Studio Ghibli is not quite dead, even though the announcement that When Marnie Was There... Read More

Incredible Stereo Color Images Of Life In Meiji Era Japan

By Kristen Olson Since the early days of photography, tourism has been a major contributor to the commercial success of... Read More

Chinese-Indian Co-Production Bond Grows Stronger With “Delhi Safari” Sequel: “Beijing Safari”

Beijing SafariBy Kristen Olson China-based Heshan Media is collaborating with India’s Krayon Studios to co-produce the 3D animated film, “Beijing Safari,”... Read More

“Gamba And Friends” Adaptation To Put Japanese 3D Animation On The Map

gamba 3Dby Kristen Olson In an passion project ten years in the making and straight from the vein of ‘Gamba no... Read More

A Nyantastic Weekend in Los Angeles: CatConLA!

HarajukuKittehGirlby Michelle “Ms. Geek” Klein-Hass The only thing truly surprising is that nobody had done something like CatConLA before. People... Read More

Jackie Chan To Star In STX Entertainment’s Action-Thriller, ‘The Foreigner’

ChanBy Kristen Olson Hong Kong’s lovable and best known film star that bad guys should learn to leave alone is... Read More

Should Shia LaBeouf be a part of the new Dragon Ball saga?

ShiaDoItby Michelle “Ms. Geek” Klein-Hass A weird but well-produced video featuring Shia LaBeouf has been making the rounds on the... Read More