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.
Fafner the Beyond Anime's New Video Previews Final 3 Episodes
2021-10-28 at 11:13:40
Episodes 10-12 open in Japanese theaters on November 5 Full Article at ANN
The Case Study of Vanitas Anime Gets Stage Play
2021-10-28 at 10:36:42
Play runs in Tokyo January 21-30 Full Article at ANN
Twitter Manga Chiikawa Gets Anime by Doga Kobo Next Year
2021-10-28 at 07:45:15
Nagano serializes story of small, cute creature online Full Article at ANN
Tokyo Revengers Manga Gets Parody Series Tōdai Revengers
2021-10-28 at 02:53:54
Shinpei Funatsu draws time-travel comedy launching November 3 Full Article at ANN
Bandai Namco Pictures Unveils Original 2022 Golf TV Anime Birdie Wing
2021-10-28 at 00:44:50
Akari Kitō, Asami Seto star as 2 young golfers with compeltely different backgrounds Full Article at ANN
Seven Seas Licenses The Two of Them Are Pretty Much Like This, Nightfall Travelers Manga
2021-10-27 at 22:49:06
Ghost Ship imprint also releases I'm Not Meat manga Full Article at ANN
Square Enix Reveals Star Ocean The Divine Force Game for 2022
2021-10-27 at 21:24:27
PS4/PS5, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC game features 2 protagonists with parallel stories, flight movement Full Article at ANN
Gundam Arcade Competition TV Show Returns After 4 Years
2021-10-27 at 17:00:00
Show begins 8-episode run on November 3 Full Article at ANN
Chōdenshi Bioman Actor Ryosuke Sakamoto Recovers from Esophageal Cancer
2021-10-27 at 15:30:00
Sakamoto was diagnosed in August 2016 Full Article at ANN
Final Fantasy V Pixel Remaster Game Launches on November 10
2021-10-27 at 14:00:00
Square Enix announced on Wednesday that it will release the Final Fantasy Pixel Remaster version of its Final Fantasy V game for PC via Steam and mobile... Full Article at ANN