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.
Love Live! Sunshine's Kanako Takatsuki Cancels Appearances This Month Due to Adjustment Disorder
2021-08-05 at 02:02:00
Aqours idol was slated for August 14-15 concerts, other appearances Full Article at ANN
Pokémon TV Anime Brings Back Volkner After 11 Years
2021-08-05 at 01:01:08
Hirofumi Nojima returns to Gym Leader role on August 20 Full Article at ANN
Street Fighter V Game Unveils Final DLC Character Luke
2021-08-05 at 00:32:00
Luke debuts in November; Oro, Akira Kazama characters debut on August 16 Full Article at ANN
Shaman King Anime Reveals Cast for X-LAWS Members
2021-08-05 at 00:02:28
Katsuyuki Konishi, Kousuke Takaguchi, Takumu Miyazono, more join cast Full Article at ANN
Live-Action 'What Did You Eat Yesterday?' Film's Trailer Reveals, Previews Theme Song
2021-08-04 at 17:00:00
Visual unveiled for film premiering on November 3 Full Article at ANN
Kemono Friends 3: Planet Tours Arcade Game Ends Service
2021-08-04 at 16:00:00
Game ends service on September 30 Full Article at ANN
KonoSuba Fantastic Days Smartphone Game Launches Globally on August 19
2021-08-04 at 15:00:00
Nexon announced on Wednesday that it will release its Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku o! Fantastic Days smartphone game for the KONOSUBA - God's blessing... Full Article at ANN
Crunchyroll Expo Virtual Event Hosts Cast, Staff from Re:ZERO, Battle Game in 5 Seconds, In the Land of Leadale Anime
2021-08-04 at 14:00:00
Also: The World's Finest Assassin Gets Reincarnated in Another World as an Aristocrat Full Article at ANN
Anime NYC 2021 to Require Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination, Masks
2021-08-04 at 13:00:00
NYC will soon require proof of vaccination for public indoor areas Full Article at ANN
Funimation Announces Scarlet Nexus Anime's English Dub, Cast
2021-08-04 at 12:00:00
Voice actors from game star in anime's dub premiering on Thursday Full Article at ANN