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11:00 AM on 04.09.2015

A Daily Dose of Music: Old School Thursdays

You know you're Old School when you think of Bleach as new school anime. Can you believe it's been 10 years since Okinawa Japan's Orange Range's hit single Asterisk graced the opening of Bleach? 10 years? I know the anime wa...

Hiroko Yamamura



Japanator LIVE - Anime Matsuri Chat Part 2! Prizes too! photo
Japanator LIVE - Anime Matsuri Chat Part 2! Prizes too!
by Red Veron

Watch live video from japanator on www.twitch.tv

[Stream starts at 10PM Central time]

Time for another hangout with Red while he tries to get people who went to Anime Matsuri together after the convnetion. Anime Matsuri is a an annual Japanese culture convention in Houston, Texas featuring Japanese animation, fashion, culture, and many more.

Tonight is another stream so I can just hang out and chill to see if anyone who went to Anime Matsuri would like to watch and talk about the convention.

We also have prizes! We'll let you know what they are later!

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2:00 PM on 04.07.2015

Hide your Wallets! Yokai Watch heads to America

There's no denying it. Yokai Watch is the king of Japan still. It looks like Jibanyan and the rest of the Yokai's are heading to the United States, and they have their eyes on your wallet. The first game will be released in ...

Hiroko Yamamura

12:00 PM on 04.07.2015

A Daily Dose of Music: CTS Featuring Hatsune Miku

Brush off those dancing shoes, as CTS is ready to drop the beat. Back in 2011  Kurousa-P dropped the classic Hatsune Miku tune, Senbonzakura on Nico Nico Douga. Needless to say, the track is now considered a Vocaloid cl...

Hiroko Yamamura



Japanator LIVE - Let's chat about Anime Matsuri photo
Japanator LIVE - Let's chat about Anime Matsuri
by Red Veron

Watch live video from japanator on www.twitch.tv

[Stream starts at 10PM Central time]

So the dust has settled over that George R. Brown center in the heart of Houston after this past weekend's Anime Matsuri. So who else has that gaping hole left after the festivities have ended? I do and let's get together and chat about it while I play Samurai Warriors 4!

I'll be doing another stream tomorrow with Playroom for a more casual hanging out.



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4:00 PM on 04.03.2015

WTF Fridays: Sushi is for the dogs

Do you make your dog sushi on their birthday? Must be good to be a dog.

Hiroko Yamamura

3:30 PM on 04.03.2015

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem trailer explodes my mind

I watch a lot of anime and video game trailers, as you can probably guess. However, I can only count on one hand the times a video has totally blown my mind and left me confused! During the Nintendo Direct show yesterday, a ...

Hiroko Yamamura

3:00 PM on 04.03.2015

Don't object to the new Ace Attorney trailer

Nintendo fans have reason to celebrate, as the beloved 3DS game gets set to release in Japan this July. I've never gotten into the Ace Attorney games myself, as I have the patiene of a gnat. However, this one just seems a lo...

Hiroko Yamamura

2:00 PM on 04.03.2015

Prepare to return to Knights of Sidonia

Last year's breakout hit, Knights of Sidonia is getting set to return to airwaves next week, and there's a new commercial to get you prepared. So, what is that thing Nagate is talking to? It sure looks a bit.. Umm.. nevermin...

Hiroko Yamamura

12:00 PM on 04.03.2015

A Daily Dose of Music: Perfume

Ayano, Yuka and Ayaka are back to get you off your feet Perfume's latest video for Pick Me Up. It's a poppy EDM number, that doesn't go to far in either extreme. The song remains dancey while retaining pop charms, which I do...

Hiroko Yamamura





12:00 PM on 03.29.2015

There is, in fact, a 3rd episode of Code Geass: Akito the Exiled

Wow, and here I thought Code Geass had just about departed from living memory, when Bandai releases a trailer to remind us that no, we're not done yet. Or rather, that we'll finally be done soon, since the trailer revea...

Josh Tolentino

4:00 PM on 03.28.2015

Astro Boy Reboot flies like the Man of Steel

Ah, Astro Boy. Once the scion mascot of all things "Japanimation", the plucky robo-kid's fortunes have fallen on harder times than anyone this important to anime's history deserves. Even a blockbuster CG film adaptation didn...

Josh Tolentino