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.
Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception, Mask of Truth Games Removed from PlayStation Store in the West
2021-01-23 at 22:57:25
Atlus' licensing rights have expired Full Article at ANN
Tropical-Rouge! Precure Anime Short to Play With Healin' Good Precure Film
2021-01-23 at 22:30:46
Next Precure show's characters head to island dance party in March 20 short Full Article at ANN
Kabuto Kodai's Remake of Mikoto Yamaguchi's Shinigami-sama ni Saigo no Onegai o Manga Ends
2021-01-23 at 08:05:00
Manga about murderer haunted by vengeful dead sister launched in March 2019 Full Article at ANN
Shibuya Goldfish Manga Ends in 11th Volume
2021-01-23 at 07:05:00
Yen Press publishes horror manga in English about massive frenzied fish Full Article at ANN
Masahiro Totsuka's New Material Puzzle Manga Nears Climax
2021-01-23 at 06:05:00
Manga's 1st new serialization in 9 years launched in May 2018 Full Article at ANN
Berserk Exhibition in Tokyo Delayed
2021-01-23 at 05:05:00
The official Twitter account and website for the "Dai Berserk Ten" exhibition for Kentarou Miura's Berserk manga revealed on January 13 that the exhibition... Full Article at ANN
Kowloon Highschool Chronicle RPG Releases in English on February 4
2021-01-23 at 02:16:43
PS2 RPG releases for Switch, features remastered graphics Full Article at ANN
Re:ZERO - Starting Life in Another World: The Prophecy of the Throne Game's Overview Trailer Streamed
2021-01-22 at 18:00:00
Game launches in Japan on January 28, N. America on January 29, Europe on February 5 Full Article at ANN
Netflix Adds Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba TV Anime in U.S.
2021-01-22 at 16:32:30
26-episode series premiered in April 2019 Full Article at ANN
Heaven's Design Team Anime Gets 'Special Version' on Amazon Prime Video in April
2021-01-22 at 15:00:00
Original anime premiered on January 7 Full Article at ANN