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.
Live-Action Usogui Film's Side Story Net Series Unveils Trailer
2022-01-27 at 19:34:44
Trailer for February 11 companion series highlights character Ranko Kurama Full Article at ANN
Seven Seas Launches New Steamship Imprint for 'Sexy Romance' Manga for Women
2022-01-27 at 16:33:42
Company announces 4 new licenses Full Article at ANN
Funimation Streams Akebi's Sailor Uniform Anime's English Dub
2022-01-27 at 15:15:00
Dub premieres on Friday Full Article at ANN
AI: The Somnium Files - nirvanA Initiative Sequel Game's Story Trailer Reveals June 24 Launch in West
2022-01-27 at 14:45:45
Video previews new characters Ryuki, Tama Full Article at ANN
Pokémon Journeys Anime Casts Hiro Shimono, Yui Ogura
2022-01-27 at 14:15:00
Piers, Marnie appear in anime on February 25 Full Article at ANN
RPG Real Estate Anime Reveals Theme Songs, April Premiere
2022-01-27 at 13:30:00
Cast members, Maneki Kecak perform theme songs Full Article at ANN
Odd Taxi Anime Film Unveils Trailer, Visual
2022-01-27 at 12:57:01
Film opens on April 1 Full Article at ANN
The Demon Girl Next Door Anime Season 2 Reveals Teaser Video, Returning Cast/Staff
2022-01-27 at 12:19:54
Machikado Mazoku 2-Chōme premieres in April Full Article at ANN
Key's Prima Doll Mixed Media Project Gets TV Anime
2022-01-27 at 11:42:12
Provo video, visual, cast, staff, unveiled Full Article at ANN
Voice Actors Natsuki Hanae & Rina Satou, Manga Creator Tsubasa Yamaguchi Diagnosed With COVID-19
2022-01-27 at 10:26:54
Blue Period manga goes on 1-month hiatus Full Article at ANN