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…

New York Comic Con 2011 (Late Edition)

October 16, 2011 marked, for the first time, the first of four days for the New York Comic Con. For those that are not regular attendees of NYCC, NY Comic Con has always been a 3 day weekend event. Now included was a Thursday preview night, where you would just…

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…

Cosplay For a Cause: GSTQ Fashions Interview

  Cosplay for a Cause gathered over 15+ talented cosplayers from various parts of the world and created a calendar that when sold, 100% of all profits will be donated to the Japanese Red Cross to help out with the tragedy over in Japan. What makes the calendar so great…

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…

Movie Review: Devil May Cry Animated Series

  In honor of Marvel vs Capcom 3 being released I’d thought I’d do a review of The Devil May Cry Animated Series. Brought to us by FUNimation studios by way of MadHouse studios, directed by Shin Itagaki, it depicts Dante’s life in the human world as a private investigator/odd…