Latest Akemi's Anime Blog Posts
AAW's unplanned hiatus is the unfortunate side effect of our editor having a stroke, the proprietor buying a house, and my inability to do more than one big project at a time. The positive side effect is that it's time to announce what the heretofore-secret big project is.
After reading the Sweet Blue Flowers manga finale, I'm torn between having enjoyed the characters and being satisfied with the conclusion and the nagging disappointment that the whole thing was lacking in narrative skill and the end was particularly rushed.
Detroit Metal City is a situation comedy about a nice guy getting into awkward situations because he moonlights as the lead singer of a death metal band. The setup sounds good, and the execution is better than funny--it's hilarious.
Eden of the East starts with a bang in the TV series, then follows it up with two movies, the second of which ended up being a prime example of what I shall call Fridge Rage.
RightStuf's obscenely cheap Holiday Sale is here again! We list some favorites among the even-larger-than-usual list of dirt-cheap anime to empty your wallet.
Summer Wars is a bit like a cross between Omoide Poroporo, a lighthearted Satoshi Kon film, and WarGames, and while it's not a perfect film it has quite a bit going for it.
What's New at AAW
Mar. 15, 2013
In honor of the late Naya Goro, unforgettable voice actor of Zenigata, a review of the not-so-good classic Lupin III: The Mystery of Mamo.
Netflix Orders Transformers: BotBots Animated Series
2021-02-27 at 11:15:03
Robots disguised as mall objects must unite to defeat security guard Full Article at ANN
Zombie Land Saga Revenge Anime Reveals Theme Song Info, April 8 Premiere
2021-02-27 at 07:30:56
Franchouchou idols return for both opening, ending songs Full Article at ANN
CUE! Idol-Training Game Temporarily Ends Service to Improve Game
2021-02-27 at 07:05:00
Game has upcoming anime adaptation Full Article at ANN
Super Cub Motorbike Anime Reveals Theme Song Artists
2021-02-27 at 06:05:00
Akane Kumada performs opening, main cast perform ending for series premiering in April Full Article at ANN
Vivy -Fluorite Eye's Song- Original Anime Reveals Promo Video, Cast, Story, Visual, April 3 Premiere
2021-02-27 at 05:28:22
Theme song artist, more staff also revealed for anime starring Atsumi Tanezaki, Jun Fukuyama Full Article at ANN
SIE Japan 'Reorganizes' Japan Studio, Bloodborne Producer Masaaki Yamagiwa Leaves Company
2021-02-27 at 05:05:00
Masaaki Yamagiwa announced his departure from SIE Japan Full Article at ANN
My Hero Academia Anime's 5th Season Previews Opening Theme in New Video
2021-02-27 at 04:20:29
DISH, the peggies perform theme songs for series premiering on March 27 Full Article at ANN
Masayoshi Ōishi Post Animated Music Video He Created, Produced
2021-02-27 at 04:05:00
Mecha-Ude's Sae Okamoto directs Full Article at ANN
RetroCrush Adds Ronin Warriors, Hanasakeru Seishounen, More City Hunter Anime, More
2021-02-27 at 03:05:00
Pluto TV will add RetroCrush programming block to its 'Anime All Day' channel on March 4 Full Article at ANN
Megumi Ogata Has Emergency Surgery After Hernia Returns
2021-02-27 at 02:05:00
Voice actress of Evangelion's Shinji Ikari was in wheelchair for event appearance on Saturday Full Article at ANN