Category: Anime/Cartoons

AniManGaki 2017 Is Happening This Weekend!

By Yue Lynn AniManGaki 2017, a locally-renown ACG event which has been around for over 9 geeky years, will be holding an annual event to bring ACG enthusiasts together for a fun-filled weekend with over 16,000 attendees. You can bet all manners of geekery and fandom will be there at this hotly anticipated event as it will be packed with cosplay, animation, comics, games, competitions, stage performances, exhibitors, traditional games, fighting games, figurine exhibition, art galleries, an artist market, and so much more! This year’s AniManGaki will feature several international guests, such as Joelle Strother, an American-Japanese singer from...

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4 Bizarre Dating Sims For Your Depraved Desires

By Yue Lynn Though we humans already have other mortals to date and complain about, there are some of us who want to take things to the next level. By next level, I meant the virtual plane of existence. You see, some of us have too much time on our mortal hands; and thus a rad bunch of people came up with the idea of time-wasting virtual games involving dating fictional characters (whereby real feelings may or may not be involved). Spoilers: they really did create these dating games. So, welcome to the world of dating sims, visual novels...

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NieR: Automata comes to Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

By Yue Lynn SQUARE ENIX® announced more details for the highly anticipated NieR: Automata™ collaboration in FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS™, which is set to commence this Friday, August 11. The popular free-to-play mobile game continues to offer fresh content and collaborations to its growing community, having recently reached 25 million total downloads worldwide. Through August 24, characters from the hit action RPG, including 2B, 9S, 21O, and Adam are transformed into pixel art to join the ever-growing cast of units in the free-to-play app. Additionally, A2 and Eve enter the world of FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS as two new...

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4 Things We Want In The Persona 5 Anime Series

By Yue Lynn As announced recently on Twitter (of all places) by Atlus, Persona 5 will have its own anime series and it will be produced by A-1 Pictures (Sword Art Online, Fairy Tale). Titled Persona 5: The Animation, it’s scheduled to debut some time in 2018. Touted as one of the most outstanding PS4 games of 2017, this gorgeous JRPG has wowed critics and gamers alike with its dope gameplay and dazzling visuals, thus making it a critical hit with nearly 2 million copies sold worldwide as of July this year. Aside from the series announcement, Atlus remain...

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Netflix Goes Big With 2017 Anime Slate

Netflix’s Originals have taken the creative industry by storm – offering creators a chance to explore their visions without the hampering of executives and studio direction (that bane of superhero flicks) on a platform that reaches over 104 million members in 190 countries. From documentaries like the visceral and poignant Winter on Fire to the high-stakes drama of  episodic TV series like Narcos, Netflix Originals have become synonymous with great content and true vision to fans, and Netflix intends to up the game by cornering the anime market with it’s slew of original programming featuring some of Japan’s most...

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