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.
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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.
Detective Conan vs. Kid the Phantom Thief Compilation Film Screens in Japanese Cinemas on January 5
2023-12-06 at 02:32:31
Film includes new clips added to Conan, Kaito Kid's first encounter in episode 76 Full Article at ANN
'Modaete yo, Adam-kun' AnimeFesta Anime's Video Reveals Cast, Staff, December 8 Debut
2023-12-06 at 00:58:05
Harumichi Shidō, Musubi Aono, Rina Misaki, Kirika Waō, Kaho Shibuya, Kōtei star in anime Full Article at ANN
Tsukimichi -Moonlit Fantasy- Season 2's Video Reveals More Cast, Theme Songs, January 8 Debut
2023-12-05 at 23:14:55
Yukiyo Fujii, Taiten Kusunoki join cast; Keina Suda, Kent Ito perform opening, ending songs Full Article at ANN
Tomoko Yamashita's Ikoku Nikki Tops Da Vinci Manga Ranking
2023-12-05 at 21:31:08
Ki ni Natteru Hito ga Otoko Janakatta, One Piece, Tsuyukusanatsuko no Issho, Oshi no Ko round out top 5 Full Article at ANN
Lovesick Ellie Shōjo Manga Gets Live-Action Film in March
2023-12-05 at 19:54:25
Ryubi Miyase, Suzume female lead Nanoka Hara star Full Article at ANN
Live-Action Yu Yu Hakusho Series' New Trailer, 12 Character Introduction Reels Streamed
2023-12-05 at 19:02:54
Series debuts worldwide on Netflix on December 14 Full Article at ANN
Tsurun Hatomune's Service Wars Manga Ends
2023-12-05 at 17:00:00
Manga launched on March 26 Full Article at ANN
That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Coleus' Dream Anime Reveals English Dub Cast, Premiere
2023-12-05 at 15:30:00
Crunchyroll releases English dub on Tuesday Full Article at ANN
Super Peace Busters Creative Team Reunite for New Original Anime Film Fureru.
2023-12-05 at 14:51:06
Teaser visual, video unveiled for fall 2024 film by Tatsuyuki Nagai, Mari Okada, Masayoshi Tanaka Full Article at ANN
Boys Be... Manga Artist Hiroyuki Tamakoshi Gives Update on Cancer Diagnosis
2023-12-05 at 14:00:00
Mobile Suit Gundam 0080: War in the Pocket manga goes on hiatus Full Article at ANN