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.
ADR Director, Writer, Producer Scott Page-Pagter Passes Away
2021-12-06 at 11:50:03
Power Rangers director passed away due to cancer Full Article at ANN
Birdie Wing Original Golf TV Anime's 1st Promo Video Reveals Additional Cast, Staff
2021-12-06 at 10:38:44
Ami Koshimizu, Akira Sekine, Toru Furuya, Shūichi Ikeda join cast Full Article at ANN
Prison School's Akira Hiramoto Launches New Manga Next Year
2021-12-06 at 10:15:00
Manga teased as "traditional romantic comedy" Full Article at ANN
Seraph of the End: Guren Ichinose - Catastrophe at 16 Manga Ends in 2 Chapters
2021-12-06 at 09:15:00
Manga launched in 2017 Full Article at ANN
Shin Takahashi, Kosuke Hamada, Hiroshi Noda, More Launch New Manga in Big Comic Spirits
2021-12-06 at 09:15:00
Masaru Miyazaki, Osamu Uoto also launch new manga Full Article at ANN
Rumble Garanndoll Anime Reveals English Dub Cast
2021-12-06 at 08:45:00
Lindsay Seidel, Nazeeh Tarsha star in dub premiering on Monday Full Article at ANN
Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires Game Streams Gameplay Features Trailer
2021-12-06 at 08:15:00
Koei Tecmo will release game in N. America, Europe on February 15 Full Article at ANN
Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade Works Manga Launches on December 26
2021-12-06 at 07:45:00
Chrono Crusade's Daisuke Moriyama draws manga adaptation Full Article at ANN
Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid Game Streams Trailer
2021-12-06 at 07:15:00
Scrolling shoot 'em up game will debut on PS4, Switch on March 24 Full Article at ANN
The Ghibli Museum's Crowdfunding Campaign Now Accepts Overseas Donations
2021-12-06 at 06:15:00
Campaign is open until January 31 Full Article at ANN