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2:00 PM on 04.04.2014

The internet tries to catch up with Japanator & BabyMetal

Remember when we introduced you to BabyMetal back in 2011, courtesy of our friend Ric Q?Well, it looks like the pint size headbangers have gone viral. I can't seem to not see their videos pop up in my social media feed latel...

Hiroko Yamamura


Xbox Live Gold 55% Off at Paypal's Spring Gaming Sale

The 5th week of PayPal's Spring Gaming Sale is here! :

Get a 55% discount on a 12-month Xbox Live subscription, 85% discount on Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, and 75% off on Worms Ultimate Mayhem! Cyberpunk lovers can buy Deus Ex: Human Revolution for €1.99, fans of long range combat can try their skill in Sniper: Ghost Warrior for €1.99. Gamers can also kindly support Save the Children charity event and get Rogue Legacy for donations over $3.5.
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2:00 PM on 02.12.2014

New Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment trailer released

I'm sure most of you have heard about Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment. I mean, who hasn't!? The game is set in alternative storyline, where you explore the "Hollow Area" of Aincrad. You can play as Kirito and his friends o...

Amber Hunt

8:00 PM on 01.31.2014

Let's make a Hatsune Miku Doll!

Ever wanted to know how to make a Hatsune Miku doll, out of yarn? Well this person is going to show us how! The Miku YouTube channel uploaded an instructional video showing us how to crotchet a Hatsune Miku doll together! It...

Amber Hunt

3:30 PM on 01.30.2014

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure opening is recreated

MS Paint Version: Original:  Some people have a lot of talent, some have a lot of time on their hands. Well, this person has both! OurFinalForm has taken hours out of their life to recreate the JoJo's Bizarre Advent...

Amber Hunt

10:00 PM on 01.24.2014

Ryan Higa becomes Goku

For some reason, I've been coming across some pretty cool videos recently. The Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth character video, the Attack on Titan commercial, and now this one!  As far as YouTube stars go, I've watc...

Amber Hunt

4:30 PM on 01.23.2014

Dragon Ball Z Abridged updates with new episodes

It's been awhile, having taken a breather to release a parody of Attack on Titan, but the folks at Team Four Star are back with new episodes of their popular cult-parody series, Dragon Ball Z Abridged. If you've been followi...

Tim Sheehy

5:00 PM on 01.09.2014

Sacanime finally gets 10,000 attendees

It seems these days you cannot go to a convention without seeing someone dressed up as their favorite character. Trust me, there's nothing wrong with that. Not only do I personally attend conventions with the intent to see g...

Amber Hunt

1:00 PM on 11.27.2013

Let's dating Yukari Tamura!

[Update] With a heavy heart  I must inform you that the video has been taken down. But, if you are really curious, the Blu-ray is only $50! (Dot, dot, dot.) Ah, technology. It allows us to do things that we would normal...

Eric Koziol

11:00 AM on 10.07.2013

Gundam Build Fighter is on Youtube, freshly baked

I woke up today and there was Gundam Build Fighter on the table for breakfast. It tastes like plastic and computer graphics. Maybe it would have been more fun like a Sunday morning cartoon of yore, back when there was breakf...

Jeff Chuang

7:00 PM on 10.04.2013

Redline is now free to watch on Youtube!

It's the evening, and you're winding down from what has probably been a busy week. You think about what you could possibly do for some rest and relaxation over the coming weekend, to fully prep your mind and body for another...

Chris Walden

6:00 PM on 09.30.2013

Super Fan reviews ALL of Sailor Moon

When I saw that Youtube user Evan MacIsaac was attempting to do video reviews of all 200 Sailor Moon TV episodes, I thought "heh, good luck with that." Then I noticed that he's up to Episode 198, and now I feel like a totally...

Karen Mead

8:00 AM on 07.24.2013

Would you like some live-action Final Fantasy VII?

If you can't get Hollywood or SquareEnix to do it, then let the fans do it! Shinra Productions LLC out of Pittsburgh is looking to get funding for a live-action web series based off the Final Fantasy VII video game. This is a...

Josh Totman