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.
Daisuki to Stream Aikatsu! TV Anime
2014-09-01 at 15:00:00
Idol card show for girls begins Thursday Full Article at ANN
Dark Horse Licenses Fate/Zero Manga by Shinjirō
2014-09-01 at 14:00:00
Manga adapts Gen Urobuchi's light novel series Full Article at ANN
Danganronpa: Another Episode's 2nd Promo Video Streamed
2014-09-01 at 13:25:00
Spinoff game slated for September 25 Full Article at ANN
Mobile Suit Gundam Game Unveiled for PS4
2014-09-01 at 12:40:00
Teaser video for 2015 game streamed Full Article at ANN
God Eater 2 Rage Burst Unveiled for PS4, PS Vita in Teaser
2014-09-01 at 11:05:00
To have playable demo at Tokyo Game Show Full Article at ANN
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Announced For PS4/PS3, Xbox One/Xbox 360, PC
2014-09-01 at 09:00:00
Also: Trailer for remastered 1st Resident Evil game Full Article at ANN
3 Fan-Made Touhou Project Games Head to PS4 as Digital Titles
2014-09-01 at 08:00:00
Trailer also streamed for project that lets fans make games together with Sony Full Article at ANN
Dragon Quest Heroes For PS3/PS4 Announced With Development by Omega Force
2014-09-01 at 07:00:00
Trailer streamed for game being made by Dynasty Warriors development team Full Article at ANN
Kappei Yamaguchi, M.A.O Star in Magic Kaito TV Anime Series
2014-09-01 at 05:20:00
Eri Kitamura, Mamoru Miyano also star in A-1 Pictures' Fall anime of Gosho Aoyama's thief Full Article at ANN
New Ys in Development for PS4, PS Vita Next Year
2014-09-01 at 04:50:27
Nihon Falcom's video shows Adol's party battling in Gillia Full Article at ANN