Quantcast
Japanator





Meet the Japanator Team >>   Jeff Chuang
Jeff Chuang 's blog
★ Japanator | Associate Editor ★
About
Yet to be the oldest kid on the block, this East Coast implant writes cryptic things about JP folklore, the industry or dirty moe. Attend cons and lives the "I can buy Aniplex releases" life.





Find me!
Twitter: @omonomono
MFC: omo
omonomono.com
Badges
Following  


Annotated Anime: Hanayamata episodes 2-3

Reporting live from New Jersey: There are no uprising of Yosakoi, blonde teenage kids wanting to start clubs, or anything out of ordinary from Princeton. Not that I know what's going on down in that part of south-central...   more

Annotated Anime: Hanayamata episodes 2-3 photo


Annotated Anime: Hanayamata episodes 2-3 photo
Annotated Anime: Hanayamata episodes 2-3 photo
Annotated Anime: Hanayamata episodes 2-3 photo
Annotated Anime: Hanayamata episodes 2-3 photo
Annotated Anime: Hanayamata episodes 2-3 photo
Annotated Anime: Hanayamata episodes 2-3 photo



First Impressions: Hanayamata

Hello there. I live in the state of New Jersey, here in the USA. Unfortunately my name is not Fountainstand and I've never heard of yosakoi until I first read about Hanayamata. After doing a few Google searches...   more

First Impressions: Hanayamata photo


First Impressions: Hanayamata photo
First Impressions: Hanayamata photo
First Impressions: Hanayamata photo
First Impressions: Hanayamata photo
First Impressions: Hanayamata photo
First Impressions: Hanayamata photo



AX '14: Cosplays

It's really amazing how Anime Expo continues to be one of the most diverse cons when it comes to cosplaying things from anime and manga. For those of us canvassing the whole thing, note that while the count of Homestucks have...   more

AX '14: Cosplays photo


AX '14: Cosplays photo
AX '14: Cosplays photo
AX '14: Cosplays photo
AX '14: Cosplays photo
AX '14: Cosplays photo
AX '14: Cosplays photo



AX '14: Sekai Project to localize Grisaia no Kajitsu, planetarian

At Anime Expo Sekai Project announced that they are partnering with Visual Arts, the studio that publishes high profile Key titles, to release planetarian in English officially. There was a previous release of it with a ...   more

AX '14: Sekai Project to localize Grisaia no Kajitsu, planetarian photo

Anime Expo 2014 is going on now

Anime Expo is upon us again this July 4th weekend. We'll try to bring the latest announcements there to you, and other important coverages from downtown Los Angeles. The list of guests at Anime Expo is long and impressing as ...   more

Anime Expo 2014 is going on now photo

Internet Explorer collab lets your browser fly around the Gargantia fleet

It's a video game you can play on the browser; it shows off the open source graphics engine Turbulenz. It's called Sky Courier, and this browser game puts you in the seat of apowered glider from Gargantia, in which you have ...   more

Internet Explorer collab lets your browser fly around the Gargantia fleet photo

Anime Next '14: Studio Trigger

At Anime Next 2014, the "Creative Officer" and "Creative Director" of Kill la Kill, Shigeto Koyama and Hiromi Wakabayashi, respectively, did some show-and-tell for the crowd. Their Saturday panel on Kill la Kill was not ...   more

Anime Next '14: Studio Trigger photo

Sekai Project to enable dating with alpaca via Pacaplus

Remember that pigeon-dating game? Sekai Project might one-up it in terms of weirdness with PacaPlus. The localization outfit will do a proper translation of the bizarre dating sim where your girlfriend turns into an alpaca.....   more

Sekai Project to enable dating with alpaca via Pacaplus photo

Miku to visit LA and NYC at next stops of Miku Expo

Crypton's Miku Expo site announced that the virtual idol will appear in the US again in LA and NYC in October. After MIKU EXPO Indonesia earlier in late May, LA and NYC are the next stops, and there will be a 2-day festival ...   more

Miku to visit LA and NYC at next stops of Miku Expo photo

Anime Next '14: Cosplay

Anime Next 2014 in Somerset, New Jersey, spotted some terrific weather. It was almost nicer outdoors than indoors because the air conditioning was having problems on Saturday at the Doubletree Hotel, where many of the panels ...   more

Anime Next '14: Cosplay photo


Anime Next '14: Cosplay photo
Anime Next '14: Cosplay photo
Anime Next '14: Cosplay photo
Anime Next '14: Cosplay photo
Anime Next '14: Cosplay photo
Anime Next '14: Cosplay photo



Anime Next brings Rookies and Luna to East Coast burbs

Anime Next 2014 is this weekend, out in central New Jersey. This mid-size anime convention is pretty neat in that recently it has consistently pulled in some star power with solid musical acts, idols, and some really hip anim...   more

Anime Next brings Rookies and Luna to East Coast burbs photo

Watch that new Sailor Moon Crystal trailer right here

It was eargasm for me when I heard the original Sailor Moon voice actress, Kotono Mitsuishi, reprise her signature line when she visited a US con a few years ago. Now you can enjoy the same mix of feelings between excitement...   more

Watch that new Sailor Moon Crystal trailer right here photo