9 Anime You’ve No Excuse For Not Watching

Back when I first began watching anime – that is, animated programming from Japan – it was was either the terrible English dubs shown on Cartoon Network or whatever VHS tape with bootlegged subtitling I’d find at some seedy video shop. My options were limited, to say the least. Nowadays, anime fans don’t have nearly […]

FUNimation Acquires Rights to Prétear

FUNimation Acquires Rights to Prétear

FUNmination has an extensive list of licensed anime and Prétear is a fine addition. The anime mega house announced yesterday that they acquired the licensing rights for the 13 episode series. Prétear is based on the manga written by Junichi Sato (director of Sailor Moon) and is co-directed by the manga’s artist Kaori Naruse. FUNimation’s Official Synopsis: […]

NYCC: FUNimation Spreads The Fun

NYCC: FUNimation Spreads The Fun

If there is one thing I can say about FUNimation, they sure know how to please their fans. The mega anime distributor announced a brand new multi-platform game entitled Full Metal Alchemist Battle. By playing, you have the ability to become an alchemist and duel your friends for bragging rights. The best part about this […]

Kabooooom's Guide to NYCC Day Two: Anime/Manga

Guide to NYCC Day Two: Anime/Manga

New York Anime Festival is right around the corner and with it comes crowds, chaos and the ever present con crud. This year, Kabooooom will be right in the thick of things covering as many panels, Q&As and random happenings as possible. Of course, you’ll need a guide to get help you spend your time […]