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.
Discotek Adds Hana Yori Dango, 07-Ghost, Beelzebub, Kyousougiga, Getter Robo: Armageddon, Z/X Ignition, Karate Master
2015-08-27 at 21:45:00
Also offers Space Adventure Cobra & The Venus Wars films on Blu-ray Full Article at ANN
Boruto: Naruto the Movie to Screen in 9 Canadian Cities
2015-08-27 at 19:15:00
Eleven Arts to screen film once in Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, Ottawa, other cities Full Article at ANN
New Fairy Tail Novel Coming in October
2015-08-27 at 16:40:00
Ren Kanan to pen Ōedo Fairy Tail Full Article at ANN
Hamatora English Dub Cast Revealed
2015-08-27 at 15:42:57
Adam Gibbs, David Wald star as Nice, Murasaki Full Article at ANN
Komori-san wa Kotowarenai Anime Casts Aya Uchida
2015-08-27 at 15:27:00
Ari Ozawa, Maria Naganawa also in Artland anime of manga by I Can't Understand What My Husband Is Saying creator Full Article at ANN
Arata: The Legend Manga Goes on Hiatus
2015-08-27 at 15:20:00
Manga had resumed in July after 17-month hiatus Full Article at ANN
Yoru no Nai Kuni's Introduction, Battle Videos Streamed
2015-08-27 at 14:00:00
PS3/PS4/PS Vita game slated for October 1 after delay Full Article at ANN
Street Fighter V Adds Rainbow Mika
2015-08-27 at 13:00:00
Character first appeared in Street Fighter Alpha 3 Full Article at ANN
Silver Link Animates Closers Online Game's Promotional Video
2015-08-27 at 12:00:00
Fear, and Loathing in Las Vegas performs theme song for online action RPG Full Article at ANN
Comic Zenon Magazine's Manga Offered in English Online
2015-08-27 at 10:00:00
Tetsuo Hara's Ikusa no Ko, Nobo and Her?, ARTE initially offered Full Article at ANN