Alan Smithee

Space Battleship Yamato 2199 IS GO!

Space Battleship Yamato 2199 IS GO!

Announced at Anime Expo 2011 and finally confirmed this week!

 Alan Smithee

Ace Attorney (Movie) – Trailer

Ace Attorney (Movie) – Trailer

Everyone in the geek world should already know who the hell Takeshi Miike is, if you don’t I’ll wait for you to run out and rent Ichi the Killer. Go ahead, I have all day.

 Ryan Wilson

Please, Oh Please Let The New Berserk Movie Jump Overseas [Trailer]

Please, Oh Please Let The New Berserk Movie Jump Overseas [Trailer]

Honestly, what better studio can bring us back to the awesomely gory world of Berserk than the same studio that brought us Detroit Metal City?

 Alan Smithee

Viz Media Digital Releases: October 3rd – 10th

Viz Media Digital Releases: October 3rd – 10th

If you’re like me, you spend a small fortune on manga each week, thankfully with Viz’s digital manga app and web-based reader it’s become cheaper and easier for me to get my fix.

 Jill Seale

PAX 2011: Rhythm Heaven

PAX 2011: Rhythm Heaven

Nintendo is gracing us with another installment of the Rhythm Heaven series, this time on the Wii.

 Ryan Thomason

More Gundam Fap For You

More Gundam Fap For You

Remember that 1:1 scale Gundam sculpture in Shizuoka, Japan?

 Robert Chesley

VIDEO: 80s era Studio Ghibli’s “Little Nemo” Treatment

VIDEO: 80s era Studio Ghibli’s “Little Nemo” Treatment

Did you know that Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli was planning on bringing “Little Nemo” to life?

 Alan Smithee

Domo in the World – Mini Review

Domo in the World – Mini Review

When I think of children’s board books, you know the ones made from that much thicker and rigid material than paper (the kind that a kid has to actively decide to destroy), I never thought I’d ever include the words Japanese mascot and haiku in the review.

 

One Brave Man Tells NintendoThe Straight Dope – Video

One Brave Man Tells NintendoThe Straight Dope – Video

Andrew Weisen of IGN is tired of all these amazing games coming out of Japan that we will never see on Nintendo’s Consoles. Lets just say that money talks.

 Ryan Thomason

TV Review, Sushi to the Slaughter (Current TV – Vanguard)

It’s not very often that I tune into Current TV, this episode of Vanguard has totally changed my perception of the station that I mostly ignored.

 

Mega Man 5 entering the world of Virtual Console games

Mega Man 5 entering the world of Virtual Console games

Blue: B4 D6 F1 Red: C1 D4 F6…

 Ryan Thomason

Anime Wesley Snipes? Blade Anime Show Airs in Japan

Anime Wesley Snipes? Blade Anime Show Airs in Japan

Why a Japanese anime of Blade? Characters can’t stall a project when they go to prison for tax evasion.

 James Helsby

Sony posts a $3.2Billion loss in the last fiscal year.

Sony posts a $3.2Billion loss in the last fiscal year.

Sony, who has been plagued with bad luck this calendar year, has posted a 3.2 Billion dollar (259.6 Billion Yen) loss. Half of that is because of the earthquake/tsunami

 

Zelda: Link to the Past – Japanese Commercial?

Zelda:  Link to the Past – Japanese Commercial?

Oh Japan… what can we say about you? You can take one of the coolest games from the SNES era and decide to advertise it with a girl on girl relationship for Zelda and Link and a Michael Jackson-esque dance number.

 Alan Smithee

Weeaboo Wednesday – Japanese Cuisine

Being a rampant weeaboo is hard, you have to know how to open Ramune soda, you constantly long for a piece of Lotte’s BlackBlack gum, and you can never get your fill of gyoza, no matter how many they bring to you. Some of us just can’t help ourselves, we love the Japanese people so […]