Anime

Review: The Ambition of Oda Nobuna/Oda Nobuna no Yabō

The Ambition of Oda Nobuna/Oda Nobuna no Yabō Genre: Romantic Comedy, Action, Historical Release Date: July 9, 2012 –September 24, 2012 WARNING: POSSIBLE SPOILERS!         The ambition of Oda is an action romantic comedy about a boy, Yoshiharu Toyotomi, who mysteriously lands in the middle of a…

Harley Quinn Unmasked

    As a unique twist to the fan favorite DC Comics Harley Quinn Bishoujo statue Kotobukiya is excited to announce its 2013 convention exclusive, Harley Quinn Unmasked! Inspired from an original illustration by Japan’s renowned Shunya Yamashita, Ms. Quinzel is captured in a candidly playful moment (sans her makeup…

Astor Cos #2

After a long couple of month, the the second issue of Astor Cos is now available for purchase. The second issue features select edits of cosplayers and their amazing cosplays, interviews with J-Pop stars, Photographers, and even something different for everyone. You can pick up a digital or print copy…

ConnectiCON 2011

The weekend of July 8th – 10th I attended the 2011 ConnectiCon for the first time. Taking place in Hartford, CT at the Connecticut Convention Center which is connected to the Hartford Marriott, the hotel of choice for the majority of attendees. If you were unable to drive or get…

AnimeNEXT 2011

On the weekend of June 10th-12th I had the pleasure of attending one of the biggest anime conventions on the east coast, AnimeNext. Located in Somerset, NJ; AnimeNext gives both fans and newcomers an amazing anime experience. The convention center itself is surrounded by plenty of hotels, but the Double…

ConnectiCon’s Youngest Participant

The only child to participate in the Cosplay Masquerade at ConnectiCon, Aurora took the stage by herself and performed a ballet piece cosplaying as Princess Tutu from the anime. A beautifully well done performance, and a very beautiful cosplay, it was an inspiring sight to see such a young child…

Castle Point Anime Convention 2011

On April 10, 2011 I attended the 3rd Annual Castle Point Anime Convention(CPAC). Started and run by the Stevens’ Anime Club and student volunteers, It has been a yearly event since it started Spring 2008. Located in Hoboken, NJ the Stevens Institute of Technology plays host to this student run…

MegaCon 2011

On March 25th 2011, I had the pleasure of attending MegaCon in Orlando, FL at the Orange County Convention center. The Orange County Convention Center is located technically a block away from International Drive. I say technically because there is a hotel complex that separates the convention from I-Drive. I…

Spring Fest BK 2011

On Saturday March 12, 2011 NYU’s Polytechnic Anime Society held its Annual Spring Fest. A stones throw away from Fulton shopping center in Brooklyn, NY, the Annual festival celebrated Anime, Cosplaying, music/karaoke, and of course gaming. It was a free event, but in order to attend you must have registered…

Avatar: The Legend continues!

It has been confirmed that Nikelodeon will be continue the Avatar series with a new 12 part mini-series titled “The Last Airbender: Legend of Korra”. The show will focus on Korra the new avatar after Aang. She is described as a rebellious young water tribe girl, ready to take on…