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New Manga Releases for the Week of June 30, 2015

New Manga Releases for the Week of June 30, 2015

This week sees new manga releases from Dark Horse Comics, Kodansha Comics, Seven Seas Entertainment, and Vertical Comics. My “Pick of the Week” goes to…

New Anime Releases for the Week of June 30, 2015

New Anime Releases for the Week of June 30, 2015

This week sees new anime releases from Aniplex of America, Eastern Star, FUNimation Entertainment, NIS America, Sentai Filmworks, and Sunrise Inc. My “Pick of the…

New Manga Releases for the Week of June 23, 2015

New Manga Releases for the Week of June 23, 2015

This week sees new manga releases from Dark Horse Comics, Kodansha Comics, Seven Seas Entertainment, Vertical Comics, and Yen Press. My “Pick of the Week”…

New Anime Releases for the Week of June 23, 2015

New Anime Releases for the Week of June 23, 2015

This week sees new anime releases from Eastern Star, FUNimation Entertainment, Sentai Filmworks, and VIZ Media. My “Pick of the Week” goes to Eastern Star’s…

Special Opening Night Event for the 2015 J-Pop Summit and 2015 Japan Film Festival of San Francisco

Special Opening Night Event for the 2015 J-Pop Summit and 2015 Japan Film Festival of San Francisco

The 2015 J-Pop Summit, the Japanese pop culture event held annually in San Francisco, and…

Crunchyroll Announces Miki Yoshikawa as a Guest at the 2015 Anime Expo

Crunchyroll Announces Miki Yoshikawa as a Guest at the 2015 Anime Expo

Crunchyroll has announced that it is bringing Miki Yoshikawa, the creator of the successful Yamada-kun…

VIZ Media Announces Plans and Activities for the 2015 Anime Expo

VIZ Media Announces Plans and Activities for the 2015 Anime Expo

VIZ Media prepares for Anime Expo with special guest appearances, panel discussions, autograph sessions, promotional…

VIZ Media Celebrates Sailor Moon Day at the 2015 Anime Expo

VIZ Media Celebrates Sailor Moon Day at the 2015 Anime Expo

VIZ Media brings the excitement of Sailor Moon to Southern California as it announces a…

FATHERS DAY SPECIAL, SELF/LESS Advance Screening for Seattle and Portland

FATHERS DAY SPECIAL, SELF/LESS Advance Screening for Seattle and Portland

WHEN: Wednesday, July 8th @ 7pm WHERE: Seattle, Washington and Portland, Oregon HOW TO GET…

Seattle Crypticon Horror Convention: Day One

Seattle Crypticon Horror Convention: Day One

I’ve been going to Crypticon Seattle for the last five years, and I have to…

FilmQuest Festival Begins Its Second Season Today

FilmQuest Festival Begins Its Second Season Today

The FilmQuest Festival, which began last year sponsored by Fantasy Con, starts its second year…

Seattle and Portland is Looking for Thunder Buddies at the TED 2 Advance Screening

Seattle and Portland is Looking for Thunder Buddies at the TED 2 Advance Screening

WHEN: Tuesday, June 23rd @ 7pm WHERE: Seattle, Washington and Portland, Oregon HOW TO GET…

TED 2 Advance Screening is Looking for Thunder Buddies in Salt Lake City!

TED 2 Advance Screening is Looking for Thunder Buddies in Salt Lake City!

WHEN: Monday, June 22nd @ 7pm WHERE: Salt Lake City, Utah HOW TO GET IN:…

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The 2015 Japan Film Festival of San Francisco Announces Films for the 2015 J-Pop Summit

The 2015 Japan Film Festival of San Francisco Announces Films for the 2015 J-Pop Summit

The 2015 Japan Film Festival of San Francisco (JFFSF) has announced a schedule of screenings and special guest appearances taking place during the weekend of the 2015 J-Pop Summit. Opening…

FUNimation Announces Summer 2015 Simulcast Lineup

FUNimation Announces Summer 2015 Simulcast Lineup

FUNimation Entertainment has announced the details of its Summer 2015 simulcast season. It has assembled a lineup for 20 titles – a mix of fan favorites as well as brand…

The 2015 J-Pop Summit Introduces Interactive Pavilion

The 2015 J-Pop Summit Introduces Interactive Pavilion

The 2015 J-Pop Summit presents a brand new addition to the Japanese pop culture event held annually in San Francisco, CA with the “Interactive Pavilion,” a first-of-its-kind showcase of cutting…

PONY CANYON Announces Anime Expo Plans

PONY CANYON Announces Anime Expo Plans

Audio-visual entertainment company PONY CANYON will be making an appearance at Anime Expo and selling AX exclusive goods this year at Booth #201. Con goers will also receive an AX…

VIZ Media Announces Its Plans for the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con

VIZ Media Announces Its Plans for the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con

VIZ Media announces its return to San Diego Comic-Con with a roster of manga creator personal appearances, panel discussions, interactive activities, promotional giveaways, and a selection of retail products available…

FUNimation Entertainment and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Sign Distribution Deal

FUNimation Entertainment and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Sign Distribution Deal

FUNimation Entertainment and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment have reached an exclusive multi-year distribution services agreement. Under the agreement, Universal will manage distribution of FUNimation’s entire DVD and Blu-ray portfolio, as…

The 2015 J-Pop Summit Announces Its First Day of Programming

The 2015 J-Pop Summit Announces Its First Day of Programming

The 2015 J-Pop Summit has announced its first day of programming. This year’s festival is highlighted by live music from a wide range of pop, ani-pop, electronica, punk/alternative, and a…

Five Best Fathers in Anime

Five Best Fathers in Anime

With June being the month of Father’s Day, I thought it would be a great idea to do a list about fathers in anime. But unlike the mothers, you can…

Spielberg to direct Ernest Cline’s ‘Ready Player One’

Spielberg to direct Ernest Cline’s ‘Ready Player One’

My wildest geek dreams have come true. A movie of Ernest Cline’s 2011 novel, Ready Player One is in the works and Warner Bros. Studios has Steven Freakin’ Spielberg set to direct…

FUNimation Announces World Dub Premiere of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’

FUNimation Announces World Dub Premiere of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’

FUNimation Entertainment has announced that the world premiere for the English dub of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ will be held on Thursday, Jul. 2, 2015 at 8pm at the…