The Legends of Vox Machina is finally here, roaring onto Amazon Prime last weekend to the excitement of Critical Role fans new and old. We’ve been looking forward to it since its successful Kickstarter campaign, after which they were picked up by Amazon. It is a big opportunity for what […]
SDCC 2019: Get your “Kamehameha” on with Dragon Ball Z
Dragon Ball Z is coming to San Diego Comic Con this week and bringing with them a Guinness Book of World Record attempt! Attendees coming into San Diego on Wednesday can make their way to the Marriott Marina Terrace to get in on the action. The Dragon Ball World Adventure […]
‘The End of Pokemon’ Trailer Calls to Free All Pokemon
If you were a kid growing up in the 90’s, you likely held a Pokemon card at least once. Pokemon cards we released in different runs. I can still see the original foil packaging in my head. I imagine the creators of The End of Pokemon can, too. During one […]
Pokémon Horizon: Sun & Moon is a Great Way to Jump into the Pokémon Manga
I have been a Pokémon fan for literally decades now. I started watching the show as a kid and my first handheld console was the yellow, special edition Game Boy Color that came with Pokémon Yellow. As much as I love the series, though, I’ve never gotten around to reading […]
Attack on Titan: Smoke Signals & Pain Recap
Synopsis for 3×01-02: The scouts are having a difficult time finding out the truth while the military police are after them. “Smoke Signals” gave us a look into the aftermath of the last battle at the end of season 2. After chasing the Armored Titan and the Colossal Titan in […]
Beacon Academy’s Favorite Students Join the Manga Scene
RWBY Volume 1 was excellent and a great testament to the original show. I loved reading it and couldn’t put it down; it was far too entertaining and beautiful to look at. If you’re looking to expand your RWBY collection, you absolutely need this manga to complete it!
A Punch to the Gut: Our Fire Punch Vol. 1 Review
Title: Fire Punch Series: Fire Punch Vol. 1 Author: Tatsuki Fujimoto Artist: Tatsuki Fujimoto Release Date: January 16, 2018 Publisher: VIZ Media Review Spoilers: Low GoodReads | Amazon Fire Punch is a manga taking place in a post-apocalyptic world covered in ice. People are suffering and struggling to survive; morals have been thrown out the window. “The freezing […]
Best of 2017: Our Favorite Anime, There’s Something For Everyone!
If you love anime, this might have been one of those years where each season had something for everyone. From witches to evil children, there was something about each season we couldn’t help but love. Here is the best anime of 2017.
A Silent Voice: An Exquisitely Beautiful Tale of Forgiveness
Release Date: September 17, 2016 (Japan); October 20, 2017 (U.S.) Cast: Miyu Irino, Saori Hayama, Aoi Yuki, Kensho Ono, Yuki Kaneko,Yui Ishikawa, Megumi Han, Toshiyuki Toyonaga Director: Naoko Yamada Studio: Kyoto Animation Distributor: Shochiku Company, Eleven Arts Genre(s): Animation, Drama, Romance Review Spoilers: None IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | MyAnimeList Kyoto Animation set […]
The Anime Nerd’s Guide to Crunchyroll, Hulu and Netflix
Where do you watch anime? Such a question warrants countless answers. It’s no secret that many of us found our start on illegal sites, mentioned through the hushed tones of one enthusiast to another. So, let me offer you three optimal (legal) resources. Of course, in the past few years, […]